Category Archives: Community News

  • What Do Real Estate Agents Do?

    BY Lisa Duke

    You’ve probably been told that if you’re buying or selling a house, you should work with a professional real estate agent. But do you know what real estate agents actually do for you? We understand that it can seem kind... 

  • Smells That Sell

    BY Lisa Duke

    You’ve de-cluttered, re-painted, made repairs and updated your home’s curb appeal. That means you’re ready to sell, right? Not necessarily. Although all those tasks are essential for getting your home in shape to sell,... 

  • Hurricane Prep: What You Need To Know

    BY Lisa Duke

    As a storm approaches, there are things you can to do to best prepare your family and your home. We shared several tips for hurricane preparedness in this article here! We have gathered more information so you have all the... 

  • Preparing for a Hurricane

    BY Lisa Duke

    With Hurricane Irma on a track to potentially hit Florida within the next week, and Governor Scott ordering statewide closures this Friday, September 8th, we wanted to share these tips that will aid in your hurricane preparedness. 1.... 

  • How to Relax When Buying a Home

    BY Lisa Duke

    Buying a home can be stressful! From collecting all your financial documents to making it through the inspection process, so much can happen to cause anxiety before closing day. It’s enough to make even the most relaxed... 

  • 11 Common Real Estate Terms Explained

    BY Lisa Duke

    If you’re buying or selling a home, you’ll probably come across some terms that you’ve never heard before, or don’t completely understand. Being confused about the terminology can make an already complex process that... 

  • Buying and Selling a Home at the Same Time

    BY Lisa Duke

    If you’re relocating for a job, trying to move before the school year begins or even hoping to avoid making payments on two mortgages, you may find yourself in the unenviable position of buying and selling a home at the... 

  • Tips for Choosing a Real Estate Agent

    BY Lisa Duke

    Are you currently buying or selling a home? Then you probably already know what a complex process it can be. Finding a professional to work with you every step of the way can not only make the journey much less stressful,... 

  • Holiday Houseguest Checklist

    BY Lisa Duke

    ‘Tis the season for out-of-town guests, whether they’re staying overnight or for an entire week. While you’re making preparations for all the upcoming festivities, don’t forget to prep the house for all these guests.... 

  • 11 Ways to Make Small Rooms Feel Big

    BY Lisa Duke

    Just because you’re short on square footage doesn’t mean your life needs to feel cramped.  Try any of these amazing tricks to make your small space feel big. Choose the right paint colors While the generally accepted...