In a perfect world, your neighbors are your friends. You love your neighborhood, and everyone works together to make it an attractive, safe, and friendly place to live. In the real world, we all know someone who has “that neighbor” that doesn’t fit the mold. For homebuyers searching for a new home, checking out the..
The term “green” is getting a lot of attention these days. From green cleaning supplies that minimize the use of toxic chemicals, to green technology in automobile manufacturing that reduces CO emissions and dependence on gas, it’s only natural to see green homebuilding practices becoming commonplace as well. While manufacturers of green products may in..
Whether you’re a new empty-nester looking to downsize or a retiree looking for a second home, planning ahead and looking for features conducive to aging in place can save you money and hassle down the road. If you plan to age in place in your next home, keep these 5 house-hunting tips in mind when..
In the years following the housing crisis that began in 2008, the inventory of distressed properties in Southwest Florida was high. While we have successfully recovered from the downturn and are now enjoying a healthy real estate market again, the reabsorption of those distressed properties was necessary to get here. Neighbors may grumble when a..
It’s only July, but a lot of Southwest Floridians are already looking forward to next season and another prosperous housing market. If you’re thinking about selling, summer is a great time to prep your home for sale in season. Here are five quick tips that will make a big impact with buyers.