Cooking, Family, Home Decor, weekend leisure

Heart Shaped Thumbprint Cookies!

It's nearly Valentine's Day! Growing up, this was always my cousin's favorite holiday. My mother was a twin, and her identical twin sister married into the Valentine Family - thereby claiming the 'Day of Love' as their official family holiday! Now, each year when I prep my homemade valentines to shower my little (and not… Continue reading Heart Shaped Thumbprint Cookies!

Home Decor, Real Estate

Rates Hit New Low – Again!

This has been a record busting year for the mortgage market. A fresh report just released by government agency Freddie Mac states that for the 17th time in LESS than one year, rates have fallen yet again. This time, your typical fixed rate 30 yr. mortgage is averaging at just 2.65%, with adjustable rate 15… Continue reading Rates Hit New Low – Again!

Buyers Agent, Home Decor, Politics, Real Estate, Uncategorized, weekend leisure

Outsmart (not outspend!) Your Competition!

This has been a fast paced summer for house hunting - and with rates holding below 3% for most qualified buyers, it looks like fall holds more of the same! So how do buyers make their offer stand apart from the rest, when there are fewer listings available to go around? There are a few… Continue reading Outsmart (not outspend!) Your Competition!

Family, Home Decor, Real Estate

Selling During the Shut Down – What to know:

There are so many questions amid the Covid-19 quarantine. The real estate market is especially hard hit, and we know that sellers in particular have significant concerns about how this shut down will affect market value. Real estate at its core is a relationship-driven business. It relies on person-to-person interaction, which needless to say is… Continue reading Selling During the Shut Down – What to know:

Family, Home Decor, Real Estate, weekend leisure

We Have A Winner!

If you stopped by my tent at Pride Cape Coral this past weekend, you may have entered our drawing to win a Cozy Home Basket, courtesy of Rose Tree Realty! Today, I drew the winner! I also made several exciting announcements, including what our next community event will be - so stay tuned. . .… Continue reading We Have A Winner!

Home Decor, Real Estate

BEFORE Listing Your Home – Do This!

People ask me all the time, what really needs to be done BEFORE getting my home on the market? Often my answer is "very little" - but that doesn't mean you should wake up one day and throw a for sale sign out in the yard. These 3 "must-do” items are about showing your home… Continue reading BEFORE Listing Your Home – Do This!

Family, Home Decor, Real Estate

BIG, BIG NEWS!

Hello everyone!   I am delighted to share some news with you today: I've moved my license to an absolutely incredible new brokerage - Cape Premier Realty!   Located at the intersection of Burnt Store, Veterans and Pine Island Rd. - my new office has its finger on the pulse of what's happening in Cape… Continue reading BIG, BIG NEWS!

Family, Home Decor, Real Estate

Just Reduced ~ $409,900 for a 4/2 in Estero!

This gorgeous home features REAL hardwood floors, upgraded light fixtures, totally renovated kitchen, master, and guest bathrooms, freshly painted exterior - you name it! 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 car garage, and all for $409,900! Walking distance to Estero High School, just around the corner from both Miromar Outlets and the Coconut Point Mall, and… Continue reading Just Reduced ~ $409,900 for a 4/2 in Estero!