Helpful Advice

Jan. 14, 2019

Rent Vs Buy

We've often wondered... is it better to Rent OR Buy

Did you know that renting at $1,650 per month, compared with purchasing a similar home for $250,000 could cost you over $114,000!  Don't believe it?? The proof is right here:

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Jan. 14, 2019

Cost of Waiting

We've all been there, it's decision time, should you move forward with your offer or sleep on it?  Is now the right time to buy, or is it better to wait things out.  The answer isn't always very clear, but we are always trying to ...

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Jan. 8, 2019

iPhone Tricks

Who doesn't want to know how to optimize that expensive thing  we keep by our sides 24/7?  

Tricks for your iPhone:

  • Do you ever text or email and need to move the cursor? All you have to do is press down on the keyboard and when you ...
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Jan. 6, 2019

How to Homestead Your Home

If you bought a home last year, you should homestead the property you purchased.  What is that and how does it help me?

What does is it mean to homestead a home in Florida?

To declare your property a "homestead" in Florida means to reduce the taxable value of ...

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Jan. 2, 2019

New Years...What Are Your Resolutions?

Happy New Year!!  

  Happy 2019!! We all made it through the holidays and are ready to take on the new year!     

What is it about a new year that makes us want to change, be better, and turn the proverbial corner because we turned the ...

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Dec. 8, 2018

St. Johns County Schools Opens Spots

St. Johns County schools here in Jacksonville Florida boasts some of THE top schools in this country!

Even if you don't live in St. Johns County (which it is one heck of a county to live in!!) you can still apply for open enrollment!

If you want to apply ...

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Nov. 5, 2018

Ways to Avoid Cooking for Thanksgiving!

I fully admit it....I do not like to cook...at...all.  So once Halloween is over, and everyone is ready for turkey day, I begin thinking where can we go that won't require me to be in a kitchen all day..

Full disclosure-I am also not a ...

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Oct. 9, 2018

Days vs. Dollars

Is there a correlation between the number of days a home is on the market and its price?

There are a multitude of factors that go into the sale of a home. The first thing we think of is "location", and yes, that is a huge part in how quickly ...

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Aug. 6, 2018

Things to Do at Least Once in Jacksonville!!

Jacksonville Florida--the LARGEST city in the United States and has a median age of around 35. With those two facts alone there should be a LOT of things to do here!! 

 

So ...is there?

Yes, and you need to check out this list of all sorts of activities ...

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July 20, 2018

Labor Day-What is it About?

 

We all know Labor Day for most means, a day off and to celebrate...labor? But...where did Labor Day come from?

When did Labor Day begin?

Labor Day falls on the first Monday of every September. It is celebrated in the United States and is to celebrate the ...

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