pat champion: Happy Labor Day weekend.......................... - 09/04/20 09:09 AM
Happy Labor Day weekend..........................
I HOPE EVERYONE HAS A SAFE AND HAPPY LABOR DAY WEEKEND. KICK BACK RELAX AND TAKE IT EASY THIS LABOR DAY!
 
I love real estate there is no greater feeling than seeing your customer's happy!!!
 
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Find your new home-search the entire State of FL for all available MLS listings click here to search all available MLS properties-click "Find a Home" at the top left-hand corner to begin your new home search  
 
Please contact me if you have any questions or need any additional real estate buying or selling information I'd be happy to assist.
  
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pat champion: 6 Tips to Save on Your Energy Bill All Year - 08/20/20 01:54 PM
6 Tips to Save on Your Energy Bill All YearI love to save money I am sure I am not alone. Here are 6 easy ways to  help you save money:
Multitasking is a No-NoMany companies charge your energy usage in tiers, which means the more you use at one time, the more you are charged. So in short, don’t run your dishwasher and clothes dryer at the same time. Also, try not to use your appliances during peak hours to avoid power surges and higher energy bills. Typically, peak hours are in the morning from about 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. … (17 comments)

pat champion: Power Up Your Morning Routine for a Happier, Healthier Day - 08/14/20 09:44 AM
Power Up Your Morning Routine for a Happier, Healthier Day
When you wake up refreshed and ready to start the day in a positive way it can make your day less stressful and more successful. It really is all about the attitude. Whether you’ve been wanting to carve out more time for exercise, writing, meditation, creativity or something else, getting up a bit earlier to make progress toward your goal is a positive way to start the day. The key is to think of your morning routine as bonus time — not counted among your regular waking hours, but a special in-between zone during … (31 comments)

pat champion: 5 Easy Summer Fixes.............. - 08/07/20 09:25 AM
5 Easy SummerFixes..............
Summer is the perfect time to spend time outdoors working on projects. Here are 5 easy DIY fixes:
      
Clean rain gutters: Now’s a good time to prepare for fall, since any standing water in them can attract mosquitoes. Freshen painting tools: Soak gunky brushes in hot white vinegar, then wash in warm, soapy water. To dry, leave brushes flat, but stand damp rollers upright... Plant a night-blooming garden: Get a round-the-clock show from your garden by planting flowers that open up between dusk and dawn. Try moonflower, a fast-growing annual vine with large flowers that come alive at night. Four … (14 comments)

pat champion: No-Cook Meals for Summer - 07/17/20 01:56 PM
No-Cook Meals for Summer
We all welcome the summer sun, but the rising temperatures do come with one tiny problem: the last thing you want to do is turn on your oven or stove. Stocking certain ingredients also helps keep each no-cook meal from becoming boring.  You just need to be willing to mix things up and try new things. These great ideas will save you time and money anytime throughout the year; especially, in the summer.
Shop for (or order) your groceries early on the weekend to give yourself time to organize, prep, and plan – but keep it simple. Purchase a rotisserie … (9 comments)

pat champion: Spring Home Maintenance Tips - 05/19/20 02:08 PM
Spring Home Maintenance Tips
Spring is one of my favorite times of the year with the beautiful weather. Spring is the perfect time to do a thorough spring cleaning and perform home maintenance to help maintain your home and property.
Inside Your HomeHere are a few things inside your home that should be inspected to ensure they are in good condition:
Electrical Outlets and Cords: Check electrical outlets and cords throughout your home for any potential fire hazards such as frayed wires or loose-fitting plugs. Outlets, fuse boxes and extension cords also should be checked to make sure they are not overloaded. Fire Extinguishers: Check … (9 comments)

pat champion: 6 Things to Know Before You Start Growing Your Own Food - 04/14/20 02:38 PM
6 Things to Know Before You Start Growing Your Own Food
With a little bit of knowledge and a lot of patience you can grow your own food. I have fond memories of going to my Grandparents house and picking fresh food from the garden to eat for dinner. Here are some great tips for growing your own food:
 
1. Anyone Can Grow Food
If you don’t have a big, sunny backyard, take heart: You can still grow food. A balcony or even a windowsill will work. If your space is shady, most salad greens, and even blueberries, can grow well.
 
2. Start Small
Gardening is … (18 comments)

pat champion: Tips to make your deck more private and enjoyable - 03/20/20 08:35 AM
Tips to make your deck more private and enjoyable
Spring is here! Now is a great time to be outdoors enjoy the beautiful weather and your patio. Your deck or patio can be a welcome retreat for relaxation, but traffic noise, neighbors who are too close, or an unattractive view can interfere with your enjoyment. A high fence is an obvious choice, but here are some less expensive solutions to help you create a more secluded outdoor space:
Trees, hedges, shrubs, vines, flowers—either in the ground or in pots—are attractive visual and noise barriers. A canopy or awning will shade you from the … (16 comments)

pat champion: 5 Time-Saving Tips That Say “Welcome” - 02/21/20 01:20 PM
5 Time-Saving Tips That Say “Welcome”
 
You can have a more stress-free home and save time on tasks and chores. Here are 5 great time-saving tips and technology that help make your daily routine more efficient and create a welcoming home for you and your family to make kitchen life a little easier.
Coffee and tea – Set your coffee pot timer to auto-brew and wake up to freshly brewed coffee. Or, for French press or tea drinkers, use an electric kettle to quickly and efficiently heat water. Step it up and go for a Wi-Fi-enabled coffee maker or electric kettle and operate from … (22 comments)

pat champion: 5 Easy Ways to Give Your Home Some Love - 01/23/20 10:02 AM
5 Easy Ways to Give Your Home Some Love
A well-kept home creates an inviting, relaxing, well-functioning environment. And maintaining a home pays off in value. When you make these five tips part of your regular home maintenance routine, they help you keep feeling the love every day, whether your home is a place you might sell someday, or you've found your forever home. 
 
1. Make That First Impression
When you enter a well-kept home, what do you notice? Things are neat, in good repair, and you can easily move through the house. Surfaces are clutter-free and clean. Look at your home through the same … (7 comments)

pat champion: A Special Thanks to all my Customer's during the Holiday Season.... - 12/20/19 09:57 AM
A Special Thanks to all my Customer's during the Holiday Season....
During the Holiday Season my thoughts turn to all of my family, friends, and customer's past and present, who have helped my business grow. I couldn't have done it without you and for this I want to say thank you.
 
HERE'S WISHING YOU AND YOURS A VERY MERRY XMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR. ENJOY YOUR TIME WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS MAKE LOTS OF HAPPY MEMORIES.  I wish you and yours a Happy, Healthy, and Prosperous New Year!
I love real estate there is no greater feeling than seeing your customer's happy!!!
 
Find out what your … (12 comments)

pat champion: 6 Tips to Save on Your Energy Bill All Year - 12/03/19 12:42 PM
6 Tips to Save on Your Energy Bill All Year
I love saving money any way I can. These helpful tips are a great way to add a few bucks in your pocket. The more you do, the more you can save.
Multitasking is a No-NoMany companies charge your energy usage in tiers, which means the more you use at one time, the more you are charged. So in short, don’t run your dishwasher and clothes dryer at the same time. Also, try not to use your appliances during peak hours to avoid power surges and higher energy bills. Typically, peak hours are … (9 comments)

pat champion: 5 tips on how to declutter in 5, 10, or 15 minutes! - 11/05/19 09:56 AM
5 tips on how to declutter in 5, 10, or 15 minutes!
Decluterring doesn't have to take up all your time. Here are some quick and easy tips when you are limited on time.
Bathroom. 5 minutes: Put away unnecessary items on countertops; close the shower curtain. 10 minutes: Straighten open displays; relocate items that don’t belong in the bathroom. 15 minutes: Tackle a vanity cabinet or drawer by tossing outdated or unused items; organize similar items into groups, or put in a basket or bin. Pantry. 10–15 minutes: Straighten items as they are, or regroup food by type; wipe spill or … (6 comments)

pat champion: 35th Annual Mount Dora Craft Fair a fun free event to enjoy - 10/22/19 09:32 AM
35th Annual Mount Dora Craft Fair a fun free event to enjoy 
Oct, 26th & 27th Saturday & Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in historic downtown Mount Dora
Come see why the Mount Dora Craft Fair was ranked the #4 Craft Festival in America by Sunshine Artist magazine 2019. The historic downtown streets of Mount Dora come alive with more than 400 of the best hand craft exhibitors and artists from around the world. Music, beer, wine, kid zone. 
This should be a great fun event for the whole family to attend and enjoy. What a great way to relax and make some special … (7 comments)

pat champion: 6 Tips to Keep Your Budget on Track for remodeling and decorating - 10/11/19 10:01 AM
6 Tips to Keep Your Budget on Track for remodeling and decorating
Remodeling and decorating doesn't have to break the bank. Here are 6 tips to keep your budget on track: 
1. Brake for garage sales. One person's junk can be a do-it-yourselfer's treasure. Never pass a garage sale or antiques store without stopping, especially when you're on vacation or passing through a neighborhood other than your own. Keep an eye on neighbors' curbside trash piles for great castoffs.
2. Look for local outlet stores or wholesalers. They can be sources for buying plumbing supplies, kitchen goods, tile or stone, and other specialty items at … (12 comments)

pat champion: Mount Dora Seafood Festival A fun free event to enjoy this weekend!! - 09/24/19 09:41 AM
Mount Dora Seafood Festival A fun free event to enjoy this weekend!!
Sat September 28th from 11 AM - 7 PM and on Sun 29th from 11 AM - 5PM
Location Simpson's Cove and Gilbert Park
 
Two days of fresh seafood, more than 100 exhibitors on hand with specialty food items and more. This family friendly event will feature live music all weekend and a free concert Saturday evening. Music, mermaids, pirates, a free kid zone with pirate ship and shark ride will be featured. In addition to festival favorites like lobster rolls, oysters on the half shell and low country boil with crawfish, there … (9 comments)

pat champion: SOLD! 631 GULF LAND DR APOPKA, FL 32712 - 09/17/19 09:15 AM
SOLD! 631 GULF LAND DR APOPKA, FL 32712
I had the pleasure of working with a customer again. I was so happy to get the call from him asking me to help him again. There is no better call in our business than a satisfied repeat customer. Congratulations to my customer and his wife I am so happy this one SOLD! I enjoyed working with them both again. I thank them both for giving me the opportunity to work with them again and all  their help during the transaction to get this one closed.
 
I love real estate there is no greater feeling than … (12 comments)

pat champion: 1832 WARRINGWOOD DR ORLANDO, FL 32839 - 09/12/19 09:41 AM
1832 WARRINGWOOD DR ORLANDO, FL 32839
This well maintained 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom condo with covered back patio is waiting for its new owner! After the tiled foyer and past the guest bath & storage there is a dramatic staircase that leads you to the upstairs bedrooms. The master bedroom has a large walk-in closet, a wonderful bath with separate make-up counter and storage and an adorable “Romeo and Juliet” balcony. Perfect for a cup of morning coffee. The two other oversized bedrooms share a bright bathroom. Downstairs features a kitchen, a large utility room w/storage, a dining room, and a spacious … (4 comments)

pat champion: 6 basic tips on how to paint a room - 09/10/19 09:45 AM
6 basic tips on how to paint a room
Painting a room in your house is a quick easy way to make a change. If you're thinking of painting a room in your house here are 6 great tips:
 
How much paint should I buy? The general rule is that one gallon will cover about 400 square feet. For each wall, calculate width x height. For each length of trim, calculate length x .5 feet. Plan on doing two coats for the room. Prepare the surfaces! This is key to a great finished job. Sequence: Do the ceiling first, then the walls, then … (10 comments)

pat champion: First Friday Street Party Eustis, FL - 09/03/19 01:32 PM
First Friday Street Party Eustis, FL
Fri, September 6th 6:00pm - 10:00pm Historic Downtown Eustis
This should be a great fun event to attend and enjoy there will be vendors, food, and entertainment. What a great way to start the weekend and make some special memories.
 
Find out what your home is worth by clicking here
Find your new home-search the entire State of FL for all available MLS listings click here to search all available MLS properties-click "Find a Home" at the top left-hand corner to begin your new home search  
 
Please contact me if you have any questions or need any additional real estate buying or selling information I'd … (8 comments)

 
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Mount Dora, FL

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Coldwell Banker Camelot Realty

Address: Mount Dora, Mt. Dora, Royal Trails, Eustis, Sorrento, Leesburg, Mount Plymouth, Tavares, Howey in the hills, Apopka,, Mount Dora , FL, 32757

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