Ponderings of local Realtor, Lindsey Hasford. Keeping up with the journey of real estate and the changes in the marketplace. Read on for antidotes, stories, statistics and encouragement in the journey of home buying, selling and life in general.
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My kids LOVE digging in the dirt, the grass, the sand, the yard.... you name it. They'll use their hands, shovels, cups, buckets, spoons.... toys. And they find things. Is it treasure or it is junk?Of course, everything that the kids dig up unexpectedly is treasure. Hands down and no question. Tr...
It's that time of year when house hunting gets really really fun and exciting.It's warm enough to dart in and out of homes without the encumbrance of a winter jacket.It's green enough that landscaping is starting to peek through giving buyers a glance at what summer will (or won't bring) to a yar...
I ran into this cute book at the local library this week. It's a toddler read-a-loud, but it's darling. Deborah Underwhood has hit the nail on the head for children moving with her book, "Bad Bye, Good Bye." Moving with children is always a challenge, so why not take some time out and cuddle up ...
Do you have too much stuff? Does closing your drawers require squishing and pushing at the same time? Does closing your cabinets requre hand holding and praying that nothing falls out?Do you constantly have piles on your counter and kitchen table that you don't know how to deal with?Do your kids ...