Help — I Sold My House and Can’t Find Another One

Help - I Sold My House - Now What

You put your house on the market and thought you had some time to begin looking for another one.  But suddenly… Someone bought your house, and you haven’t yet found another one yet! So, obviously, you are probably in a panic. We get it.  But don’t worry, there are options… Read more »

Home Warranty Coverage: What Exactly Do Home Warranties Cover?

Home warranties offer a kind of protection for your home that complements standard homeowner’s insurance. However, while this coverage can be extremely useful, it might also be a waste of money. The difference lies in the type of plan you choose and the reliability of the provider. Therefore, it’s essential… Read more »

Should I Buy A Home Directly From The Listing Agent?

Should I use the listing agent to buy a home

One of the first questions buyers generally have is “Should I buy a home directly from the listing agent?” That’s a very good question and one that, if you don’t know the answer, could result in a big—huge mistake! OK, so what are you saying? Well, we’re saying that, first… Read more »

Homeowners Energy Saving Tips

Valuable Energy Saving Tips for Homeowners

8 Energy Saving Tips That Can Save Homeowners Hundreds of Dollars Per Year Does it seem like the cost of everything is going up? Inflation is not limited just things, it also applies to services such as utilities. In the Lakeland area, according to, the average electric bill might… Read more »

Real Estate Marketing Tips For Sellers

Real Estate Marketing Ideas when Selling a Home

Best Real Estate Marketing Ideas When Selling A Home There’s no single, tried-and-true method when it comes to real estate marketing. However, with so many ways to get out the word about a property, it can be challenging to find the right method to make sure your property is seen… Read more »

5 Tips to Sell your Home During the Holidays

Tips Selling Home During Holidays

5 Tips to Sell your Home During the Holidays You may be wondering “Should I sell my home during the holidays?”  Perhaps you think it’s better to wait until the New Year or springtime to sell your home. Of course, choosing a time to sell your home is a matter… Read more »

5 Selling Tips for your Home with Pets

5 Selling Tips for your Home with Pets Preparing your home for sale with pets is a question I’m being always  asked when meeting with potential home sellers. If you are putting up your home for sale and are living with pets, you need to consider that although almost everyone… Read more »

Selling Home By Owner | FSBO Tips

Selling a Home By Owner | FSBO Tips

Selling Home By Owner | FSBO Tips Selling home by owner in the Lakeland area is not for the faint of heart but if you’re prepared to face some significant challenges head on, it could work for you. Of course, if you find yourself in a situation you are not… Read more »

Valuable Tips for Buying a New Construction Home

Home Construction

Valuable Tips for Buying a New Construction Home So, you’re in the market for a new construction home, but where do you start? Most tips are geared towards buying an existing home. However, buying a brand new home is a unique opportunity and brings appeal when you can customize to… Read more »

Selling Homes – My Home Is Not Selling – Why?

Why is my Lakeland FL home not selling?

Selling Homes My Home is not selling was the question of a homeowner to me in an email recently whose home is listed with another agent.  He asked me for tips on why the home is not selling.  This is not uncommon in the real estate industry.  In my daily market… Read more »

Your Home For Sale First Price Should Be the Best Price

First Price Should Be the Best Price when Selling a Home If you are putting your Lakeland Fl home for sale on the market and it’s a seller’s market where buyers are competing for limited inventory, you may be tempted to sell your home at a higher price. Here is… Read more »