OPEN HOUSE PREP- WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW – excerpted from the upcoming book THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO PREPPING YOUR HOME FOR AN OPEN HOUSE by Suzie Wilson

  If you’ve never been to an open house before, you’ve probably at least seen a sign advertising one. Now that your home is on the market (or soon to be), that sign will be for your open house. According to realtor Charlotte Tomic, owner of Charlotte Tomic RE, open houses give the overall selling … More OPEN HOUSE PREP- WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW – excerpted from the upcoming book THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO PREPPING YOUR HOME FOR AN OPEN HOUSE by Suzie Wilson

MIAMI DADE COUNTY PRICES RISE IN FEBRUARY 2018

Miami-Dade County single-family home prices increased 3.6 percent in February 2018, increasing from $321,000 to $332,500. Miami single-family home prices have risen for 75 consecutive months, a streak spanning more than six years. Existing condo prices rose 4.5 percent, from $220,000 to $230,000 in February. Condo prices have increased in 78 of the last 81 … More MIAMI DADE COUNTY PRICES RISE IN FEBRUARY 2018

Thinking of moving South Finally….from the Northeast? Good idea!

OK. Spring’s coming next week, but the weather up north this year has been brutal. More than three major snowstorms like you had this winter would be enough to get me packing! South Florida has enjoyed a cooler “winter” with temperatures in the 70s, dipping into the 60s and even 50s at night — but … More Thinking of moving South Finally….from the Northeast? Good idea!

Is 2018 a Great Time to Buy in Miami –or What? (Think of the weather up north)

I’m so excited about the new year and simultaneously thinking of all the people freezing in the northeast who may be hoping to change their lives for the better this year by finally buying a condo in South Florida. While we’re experiencing a cold spell – with temperatures in the 60s and blustery winds and … More Is 2018 a Great Time to Buy in Miami –or What? (Think of the weather up north)

Save Energy with Window Film and Cut Those Utility Bills Down to Size

The U.S. Dept. of Energy estimates that during the summer up to 60% of a home’s cooling energy is lost through its windows and during the winter up to 25% of a home’s heating energy is lost through its windows. Window film saves energy by reducing solar heat gain in summer and retaining heat in winter. … More Save Energy with Window Film and Cut Those Utility Bills Down to Size

Ready to kick those millennials out of the basement?

Many parents are facing issues not faced by generations before with their kids unable to afford to leave the financial nest of their parents home while they try to get jobs that would help them gain financial independence. The boomer generation couldn’t wait to get out of the house and faced low-paying entry level jobs … More Ready to kick those millennials out of the basement?