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

HOAs 101: Where does my fee go?

If you’re looking to buy a home in Florida, the acronym “HOA” will become very familiar to you. HOA stands for homeowners association, and it’s an entity that manages common area costs for those who live in communities. Generally speaking, if HOAs are present in your community, you’re most likely required to pay them a … Continue reading HOAs 101: Where does my fee go?

Easy ways to enhance your home’s street value

First impressions are everything! When people are driving around or strolling through your neighborhood, you want your home to catch their eye. Curb appeal is the key to making your home inviting and enhancing the overall street value. Accomplishing this is a lot simpler than people think. It only takes a few tweaks and upgrades … Continue reading Easy ways to enhance your home’s street value

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