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Should I Be Worried if the Previous Owners Return?
Posted on 01/19/2020
Should I Be Worried if the Previous Owners Return?
Photo by JayMantri via Pixabay When you buy a new-to-you home, foremost on your mind is changing everything to make it yours. You paint the inside and even remodel the kitchen. A priority is removing the old carpet and installing new flooring. Lower on the list are changes to the exterior, but they are on the list. If...
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How to Prepare for Listing a Home
Posted on 01/12/2020
How to Prepare for Listing a Home
Image by Nathan Fertig from Unsplash If you have decided to sell your home and it’s going on the market, you may have mixed feelings. It’s not unusual to feel stressed, nervous, and excited about listing your house — all at the same time. The selling process might create anxiety and worry about what is to come because...
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Video Tour  - 6440 Stone River Road, Bradenton, FL 34203
Posted on 01/11/2020
Video Tour - 6440 Stone River Road, Bradenton, FL 34203
Enjoy LIVING and PLAYING in TARA GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB, an active friendly, upscale golfing community, including a value-packed full Golf Membership! Come see this lovely 3/2/2 Golf course home on Fairway #1! The amply sized master suite, plus 2 guest bedrooms & guest bath, open kitchen w/granite countertops, stainless appliances, with café area facing front yard. The kitchen also opens to the Dining and Greatroom with high ceilings, and inviting views of the pool and golf course! Private Den makes a great craft room at the back of the home, also opens to the Lanai area. TGCC provides a welcoming environment for neighbors to connect while...
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6440 Stone River Road, Bradenton, FL 34203 is now new to the market!
Posted on 01/11/2020
6440 Stone River Road, Bradenton, FL 34203 is now new to the market!
Enjoy LIVING and PLAYING in TARA GOLF & COUNTRY CLUB, an active friendly, upscale golfing community, including a value-packed full Golf Membership! Come see this lovely 3/2/2 Golf course home on Fairway #1! The amply sized master suite, plus 2 guest bedrooms & guest bath, open kitchen w/granite countertops, stainless appliances, with café area facing front yard. The kitchen also opens to the Dining and Greatroom with high ceilings, and inviting views of the pool and golf course! Private Den makes a great craft room at the back of the home, also opens to the Lanai area. TGCC provides a welcoming environment for neighbors to connect while...
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Video Tour  - 4907 Palm Aire Drive, Sarasota, FL 34243
Posted on 01/09/2020
Video Tour - 4907 Palm Aire Drive, Sarasota, FL 34243
Morning sunlight stretches across your back vista views of pond, 3rd fairway and greens for Palm Aire Country Club golf course from this beautiful 1-story home, with expansive pond & golf course views, nestled in the midst of Palm Aire Country Club area! An updated home, newer paver driveway & sidewalk (2017), and terrific split plan, starting with the Inviting living room which opens to a lovely outdoor Lanai area and sparkling private pool with full screened enclosure! A true split-bedroom plan with a Master suite featuring a fully updated bath including vanity w/granite top, dual sinks, soaking tub and stylish Shower w/glass door! From...
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4907 Palm Aire Drive, Sarasota, FL 34243 is now new to the market!
Posted on 01/09/2020
4907 Palm Aire Drive, Sarasota, FL 34243 is now new to the market!
Morning sunlight stretches across your back vista views of pond, 3rd fairway and greens for Palm Aire Country Club golf course from this beautiful 1-story home, with expansive pond & golf course views, nestled in the midst of Palm Aire Country Club area! An updated home, newer paver driveway & sidewalk (2017), and terrific split plan, starting with the Inviting living room which opens to a lovely outdoor Lanai area and sparkling private pool with full screened enclosure! A true split-bedroom plan with a Master suite featuring a fully updated bath including vanity w/granite top, dual sinks, soaking tub and stylish Shower w/glass door! From...
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When To Drop The Price Of Your Home
Posted on 01/05/2020
When To Drop The Price Of Your Home
If you’re selling a home and have hired a real estate agent, you may wonder why your agent is encouraging a price drop of the property. Your home is your prized possession, and you know how much it’s worth to you. Unfortunately, your assessment of your home isn’t always the way the market is going. Don’t believe that there’s...
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Advice for Homebuyers: Purchase a House for the Ideal Price
Posted on 12/29/2019
Advice for Homebuyers: Purchase a House for the Ideal Price
If you want to buy your dream house in the near future, you likely will need to put together a competitive offer to purchase. That way, you can boost the likelihood of receiving an immediate "Yes" from a property seller after you submit your homebuying proposal. Ultimately, it helps to know what differentiates a competitive homebuying proposal from a...
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Design a Functional Potting Bench
Posted on 12/22/2019
Design a Functional Potting Bench
Photo by Neslihan Gunaydin on Unsplash If you're like most homeowners who enjoy cultivating an attractive yard and garden space and perhaps even providing some tasty treats for the family table, you probably appreciate tools and amenities designed to make your gardening chores easier and more enjoyable. Many home gardeners make do with whatever available surfaces that happen...
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Working From Home? Interior Design, With Taxes in Mind
Posted on 12/15/2019
Working From Home? Interior Design, With Taxes in Mind
Photo by RawPixel via Pixabay The sky's the limit for cloud-based documents and files. Remote working is on the rise. The ranks of independent entrepreneurs are growing. For many, home is a place to live and work. Here are three elements to consider for your work-from-home space. 1. Choose Your Workspace Pick a bright spot. Daylight inspires! Will...
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Another Property Sold - 9007 Brookfield Terrace, Bradenton, FL 34212
Posted on 12/14/2019
Another Property Sold - 9007 Brookfield Terrace, Bradenton, FL 34212
Enjoy living in this waterfront home in the gated golf course community of Stoneybrook at Heritage Harbour. This 4 bedroom 3 bathroom home has an open floor plan with separate living and dining rooms. The living room has a fireplace and sliding glass door to the screened lanai with a water view. The water is visible from the living room, breakfast room, kitchen, owners bedroom and a bonus room. As you enter home through double front doors the living room, dining room and separate seating area are the open floor plan. The split bedroom plan is another desirable feature. The bonus room can be used as a game room, a media room, or play room...
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Tips for Buyers: Score a Great Deal on a Residence
Posted on 12/08/2019
Tips for Buyers: Score a Great Deal on a Residence
Believe it or not, you don't need to be a homebuying expert to score a great deal on your dream residence. In fact, there are many things you can do to find and acquire a house that won't force you to break your budget, and these include: 1. Shop Around When it comes to conducting a home search, it...
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