Barbara’s Real Estate Blog

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Our latest thoughts on the Central Florida real estate market

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Real Estate

Is Now The Right Time to Sell?

Everyone knows that home prices have surged for the past two years and those who want to sell now after owning for many...

August 9, 2022
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Home Improvement

Adding Green Adds Value

There’s no question that landscaping elements like trees, flowers and shrubs add a lot of visual appeal to a...

August 2, 2022
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Purchase Decision
Investments

Considering an Investment Purchase?

There are four basic benefits to owning an investment property. The equity in the property will increase cash flow...

July 19, 2022
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Smart Home Control
Smart Home

Seniors and Smart-Home Technologies

The demographic profile in the US is increasing with households aged 55 and older and in less than ten years all baby...

July 12, 2022
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Family Vacation
Lifestyle

The Importance of Vacations

We just returned from a family vacation that we planned a year ago in Hilton Head, SC.  It was one of several...

July 5, 2022
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Expert Home Improvement
Home Improvement

Don’t Do It Yourself!

Some projects are safe to do yourself, but others are best left for professionals for safety...

June 28, 2022
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Family Generations
Real Estate

Multiple Generations

Since the completion of the Senior Real Estate Specialist course (SRES) I will be specializing in the 55+ market which...

June 21, 2022
5 minutes

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Happy Older Couple
Investments

IRA’s and Real Estate

There is much confusion concerning IRAs, but especially with seniors when it comes to tax matters.   The following...

June 14, 2022
4 minutes

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Nature
Lifestyle

Living in Fear

With everything going on in the world, it is no wonder so many have severe anxiety and are living in fear. I talk to so...

June 7, 2022
4 minutes