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Reasons to Keep Your Home Market Ready
Posted on 11/10/2019
Reasons to Keep Your Home Market Ready
Photo by Agover via Pixabay You're not thinking of selling -- so why keep your home in market-ready shape? There are some excellent reasons for upgrading your home while you live there; keeping your house in good repair and in "ready to sell" condition benefits you in a variety of ways: Your own comfort: It's just more comfortable...
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Good Quality Photographs Can Help Sell Your Home
Posted on 11/03/2019
Good Quality Photographs Can Help Sell Your Home
There's a misconception many home sellers have that may be causing them to miss out on opportunities to have their house sell more quickly. Perhaps you're among them. If you believe your home does not need to be staged, neatly organized, and thoroughly cleaned well in advance of the first scheduled showing, then you're overlooking one crucial step in...
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Do You Need a Property Buying Plan?
Posted on 10/27/2019
Do You Need a Property Buying Plan?
If you want to enjoy a seamless homebuying experience, it generally is a good idea to establish a property buying plan. That way, you can take a step-by-step approach to make your homeownership dream come true. As you prepare a homebuying strategy, there are several factors to consider. These factors include: 1. Your Dream Home Definition There is no...
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591 Putter Lane, Longboat Key, FL 34228 now has a new price of $3,100,000!
Posted on 10/21/2019
591 Putter Lane, Longboat Key, FL 34228 now has a new price of $3,100,000!
Massive Price Adjustment for Prime Waterfront-Stunning home featuring breath-taking full VIEWS OF SARASOTA BAY! Nestled on a cul-de-sac in COUNTRY CLUB SHORES, this well-built 4200’ estate home is nestled on the desirable south end of LONGBOAT KEY! A grand front entry welcomes you into the 2-story foyer and inviting living area with natural gas burning fireplace, timeless polished travertine flooring and crown trim that flows through most of the 1st level overlooking the pool and bay. The main level offers a gracious array of views from the great room, open kitchen & café areas, the study, and guest en suite… all offering inspiring panoramic...
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5 Tips To Help You Choose a New Family Doctor
Posted on 10/20/2019
5 Tips To Help You Choose a New Family Doctor
You don’t have to wait until you become ill before you think of getting a family doctor. You always tend to spend more than necessary when you don’t have a family doctor that will attend to your medical needs or if you select a practice that rejects your insurance. If you don't know how to go about choosing...
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Another Property Sold - 2420 Seattle Slew Drive, Sarasota, FL 34240
Posted on 10/17/2019
Another Property Sold - 2420 Seattle Slew Drive, Sarasota, FL 34240
You have to see this home! The sellers have updated and beautified for your enjoyment: new kitchen with granite counters, reverse osmosis in the kitchen, solid soft-close cabinets, new appliances and beautiful vinyl flooring. Laundry room has a pantry, matching cabinets, and matching granite- plenty of storage! Open concept with split floor plan- second bathroom has been updated with granite and new vanity. Whole exterior painted in 2016, new gutters, and stunning landscape lighting complete the look of beautiful inside and out! Pool was resurfaced, lanai painted, and pump replaced in 2013- outdoor shower on the lanai with total privacy. New...
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Another Property Sold - 4074 Via Mirada, Sarasota, FL 34238
Posted on 10/17/2019
Another Property Sold - 4074 Via Mirada, Sarasota, FL 34238
Marbella is a marvelous gated community with some of the lowest fees in Palmer Ranch! As you enter this gorgeous home, you’ll notice loads of beautiful upgrades, including a updated light cream Kitchen solid wood cabinetry, cappuccino glaze, soft close drawers, dovetail finish; plus granite countertops, stainless hardware, stainless double sinks, glass tiled backsplash, all newer Stainless Steel appliances including Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Stove, Microwave and newer garbage disposal! The dining area has matching cabinetry built-ins and granite, and so do the interior bathrooms. Flooring is a porcelain glazed tile from the foyer through...
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Feeling Cramped? Top Tips to Make a Small Living Space Feel Larger
Posted on 10/13/2019
Feeling Cramped? Top Tips to Make a Small Living Space Feel Larger
Photo by Harry Strauss via PixabayWhether it’s one room in your home that’s a little too small for your needs, or you’re living in a more cozy space than you’d prefer, sometimes you just want your space to feel larger than it is. This is particularly true if you are getting ready to list a home for sale,...
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Interesting Life Lessons Kids Can Learn from Gardening
Posted on 10/06/2019
Interesting Life Lessons Kids Can Learn from Gardening
These days it seems sitting in front of a screen playing video games or watching movies is how many kids are spending their time. But it's important to know that encouraging them to keep in touch with nature is a good idea. When they get their hands dirty there are valuable life skills that can be taught, like...
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Another Property Sold - 8461 Miramar Way #104, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202
Posted on 10/02/2019
Another Property Sold - 8461 Miramar Way #104, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202
Take a look at this BEST BUY in Lakewood Ranch for a 2-bedroom, 2 bath plus a nice Den and Dining room and 1-car garage! Enjoy Fountain views from this GATED Miramar Lagoons 1-level first floor Condo! Great community located in Lakewood Ranch, at the corner of University Pkwy and Loraine Rd, just minutes away from Lakewood Ranch Main Street and the "Up & Coming" Waterside Place! This condo includes a lovely master suite with dual walk-in closets, dual sink vanity, private commode, garden soaking tub, and walk-in shower! Light & bright kitchen with wood cabinetry, solid surface Corian countertops, plus Café area with awesome views of...
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Another Property Sold - 229 17TH Street, Bradenton Beach, FL 34217
Posted on 10/01/2019
Another Property Sold - 229 17TH Street, Bradenton Beach, FL 34217
Looking for your Beach House on Anna Maria Island? Have it all with this beautiful -TURN KEY FURNISHED Townhouse in Bradenton Beach Club (BBC) on beautiful Anna Maria Island, less than 200 yards from the gorgeous beach with 2 private pools, and your own private beach locker! This townhouse is in pristine condition - never rented! The 2nd pool is just a few steps from this condo, with hot tub, gym, and you can easily rent this out when you're not there enjoying it yourself! Did we mention your own private ELEVATOR? Also, a HUGE 2+ garage with with great storage area! Fabulous open kitchen with 2 dining areas, and large open living room. Your...
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Safely Disinfect the Refrigerator
Posted on 09/29/2019
Safely Disinfect the Refrigerator
Apart from the door to your home, one door that continually opens and closes is the access to your refrigerator. The kids open it, your friends open it, everyone always wants something from the fridge. The refrigerator is one of the most useful appliances in the kitchen. It helps in preserving both raw and cooked food, storing drinks...
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