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Fall is in the air and the weather here on Florida's Space Coast keeps getting a bit cooler each week. The days are a little less humid and the evenings are so gorgeous. October is the month that our area showcases the Fall Festivals and the pumpkin patches begin showing up all over town. It's...
Here in Brevard County, we are home to Port Canaveral is home to Carnival, Royal Caribbean and Disney Cruise Lines. These incredible ships come into port and set sail, right here. Port Canaveral currently has long term contracts with Carnival, Royal Caribbean and Disney Cruise Lines...
There is just something about the charm of an old railroad trestle... in Downtown, Melbourne. When I was growing up we lived about 2 blocks from the railroad tracks. You could hear the train from our house. But, in time we became used to it. When we headed outside to play, the park and the bas...
The Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts is located in Melbourne, right here in our own backyard. It is on the campus of Brevard Community College. It has 126000 square feet, with 2000 seats, and a 200 seat black box theatre. The Brevard County theatre features various types of shows i...
It was a gorgeous weekend in Mt. Dora, Florida. It is such a sleepy little town, situated on the lake, with such charm and character. What a wonderful place to get away to. We went to Renningers Antique Fair. Mt. Dora is located just North of Orlando, about an hour and a half from Melbourne.
Being a landlord, I am always careful to explain to tenants moving into a property that a landlord's rental dwelling insurance policy does not cover the contents of the property, or a renters belongings. So, if there is a fire, flood, hurricane, tornado, etc. that does damage or destroys the ho...
It's time to head out to that listing appointment to talk with a seller about current market conditions and let him know today's market value of his house. The seller describes the beautiful upgrades to his house. There is no denying it... the home is beautiful. And those extra, added feature...
I remember when my girls were little, it never ceased to amaze me the small things that caught their attention and captivated them for hours. Every new discovery was like opening a treasure chest that fulfilled their every wish. Now, today I watch my nephew's little girls, April and Miah. They...
As we get older, we ponder thoughts of getting our debts paid down or off, so that we can live comfortably in our retirement years. Today, some analysts are advising established homeowners, in their later years, not to pay off their mortgages early, especially if the interest rate is 5% or less. ...
Termites cause billions of dollars worth of damage each year. The soil here in Florida is conducive to termites. We often say that, "In Florida, it's not if you have termites, it's when you get termites." Some facts about termites: Termites don’t sleep. They eat 24 hours a day. A home can hav...