Moving ahead: what to expect when selling a house in 2020

New year, new home? If you’re thinking of putting your home on the market, experts say that 2020 is the year to do it. Below, I share my predictions and insight on what’s to come in the housing market this year and why you should be moving toward putting your home on the market. With … Continue reading Moving ahead: what to expect when selling a house in 2020

New year, new view: New Year’s resolutions for first-time homebuyers

The New Year is right around the corner – meaning it’s time to start thinking about your financial plans and resolutions for 2020. If this is the year for making big moves like purchasing your first home, I have a few tips that will help you get on the right track.  Take your credit score … Continue reading New year, new view: New Year’s resolutions for first-time homebuyers

Five items that every homeowner needs to add to their Christmas list

The holiday season is here! While I love this time of year, it does bring about some added stress. Think shopping for the perfect gifts, wrapping those presents and coordinating family gatherings. To help keep your home looking its best during this busy season and to give you some ideas for great gift ideas for … Continue reading Five items that every homeowner needs to add to their Christmas list

Home for the holidays: Four perks to selling your home this holiday season

The holiday season is here, which means family get-togethers, vacations from school and work, and several celebrations on the horizon! This season may not seem like the best time to put or keep your home on the market, but what if I told you that you could use the holiday craziness to benefit your selling … Continue reading Home for the holidays: Four perks to selling your home this holiday season

Fall Into These Autumn Decor Trends

With it finally feeling a little bit like fall here in Florida, it’s time to spruce up your home for the season! To help you kickstart that fall feeling, I’ve included some of the top festive decor trends below. #1- And the color schemes for this fall are…. Sugar Almond, Butterscotch and Dark Cheddar! These … Continue reading Fall Into These Autumn Decor Trends

Trick or Treat: Four “spooky” signs homebuyers should beware of

‘Tis the season for tricks and treats! When it comes to searching for the perfect home, you could be in for a real treat, but that’s not to say you won’t find a few tricks along the way! Below, I’ve listed four of the spookiest features homebuyers should be aware of on their next home … Continue reading Trick or Treat: Four “spooky” signs homebuyers should beware of

Three ways to add instant value to your home

Many people see home improvement projects as a pain (especially if there is one that seems to never end!). But with all the benefits that upgrades can bring you now and in the future, they are well worth the investment. By updating a few key elements of your humble abode, you can add thousands to … Continue reading Three ways to add instant value to your home

Open Houses: Beneficial or not?

As technology evolves, homebuyers are turning to digital viewing options more and more as part of the house hunt. Because of this, some even believe that open houses are a dying breed as they relate to sales strategy. But I’m a big believer in in-person viewing opportunities, so I’ve outlined the top reasons I think … Continue reading Open Houses: Beneficial or not?

What’s new in SRQ?

As we enter the fall in Florida, it’s no surprise that business is booming on the beautiful beaches of Siesta Key. If you’re looking to live luxe, I suggest checking out my latest listings. Residences at Siesta Key At the Residences at Siesta Key Beach, you’ll find your own piece of paradise at a reasonable … Continue reading What’s new in SRQ?

Positioned for growth and poised for paradise

The data is in, folks – Florida is the place to be! With positive contributors like steady mortgage rates, coupled with the boost in seller confidence, the Sunshine State’s housing market in the second quarter has been on an upward trajectory. Below, I’ve highlighted some of the key figures from Michael Saunders & Co.’s Q2 … Continue reading Positioned for growth and poised for paradise