Finding your dream home is a team sport

Buying a home can be stressful–that’s why it’s important to have a support system in place to help work out the  kinks for a smooth transaction. When it comes to finding your new home, the first step is to draft a team of trusted professionals to help guide you along the way. Your team, composed of … Continue reading Finding your dream home is a team sport

3 tips for staging your home like a pro

A primary goal when it comes to selling a home is doing so in a timely manner. A step in this process, which could be the most important of all, is how the home is staged. A properly staged home can be the determining factor between making a sale or not — or at least … Continue reading 3 tips for staging your home like a pro

How millennials can live luxe in SRQ without breaking the bank

Did you know that buying younger builds wealth faster? With this in mind, more and more millennials are looking to invest in homes of their own. To newbie homebuyers, living in luxury may feel like a distant dream, but it’s actually much easier than you think! Below, I offer tips to help millennials feel more … Continue reading How millennials can live luxe in SRQ without breaking the bank

Real Estate Watch: What’s new in SRQ?

With warmer weather upon us, locals and vacationers alike are enjoying all that sunny Sarasota has to offer. Interested in purchasing a home or condo so you can join in on the fun? Let me catch you up on what’s new in SRQ real estate. The SRQ area is currently experiencing an inventory shortage. As … Continue reading Real Estate Watch: What’s new in SRQ?

Floridians’ confidence trends upward

Those living in the Sunshine State are feeling good! The Florida Consumer Confidence Index, which is measured monthly by the University of Florida’s Bureau of Economic and Business Research, was released on April 30. It states that Floridians’ consumer sentiment now sits at 102, making it the highest it has been in 17 years! Three … Continue reading Floridians’ confidence trends upward

Welcome to my blog

Hi, I’m Amy! Welcome to my blog. Here you’ll find information about the latest and greatest properties in Manatee and Sarasota counties, helpful tips related to homeownership and more. But, first, let me tell you a little about myself. I became a licensed real estate broker in 1998 and to say that I absolutely love … Continue reading Welcome to my blog