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!

Buyers Agent, Family, Real Estate

Need a Boost?

Lately I've been working closely with first time home buyers - something that brings SO much joy to this seasoned (but not jaded!) broker's heart! In working with those newbies, I've spent a lot of time working toward pre approvals. Nine times out of ten, credit score and the accumulation of adequate trade lines is… Continue reading Need a Boost?

Buyers Agent, Family, Real Estate

Are These Myths Holding You Back?

Buying a home is one of those major life milestones, like graduating from college and landing your dream job. These days, though, it isn't a goal that most young people assume is going to be easy to achieve. ย  ย  My oldest son, who is in his early twenties, fears he may never own his… Continue reading Are These Myths Holding You Back?

Real Estate

Market Update Time!

It's that time again! If you know me, you know I watch statistics in our area very carefully. As ever, it is an interesting time in SW Florida real estate. Days on market are creeping back down, which is a good thing. But don't be seduced by the lack of listings and holding rates.ย  Buyers… Continue reading Market Update Time!

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-doโ€ items are about showing your home… Continue reading BEFORE Listing Your Home – Do This!

Real Estate

NEW Rental Listing in Fort Myers!

Happy Monday, everyone! Rose Tree Realty was B U S Y this weekend - with a kick off open house in our new listing for an absolutely beautiful townhome located in gated San Simeon, followed by a productive meeting that resulted in our brand new RENTAL listing - located in Forest Lake Townhomes, also in… Continue reading NEW Rental Listing in Fort Myers!

Real Estate

Market Gains in Momentum, Optimism!

Happy October, friends! While doing my weekly market updates, I came across an interesting article on my favorite Florida Realtors news site. This particular piece disseminates national real estate trends per quarter, gathering information and sorting it between generational buyers. Across the board, the news is GOOD! One of the biggest changes I've noted however… Continue reading Market Gains in Momentum, Optimism!