Every time we disparage the state of the economy and talk about the terrible state of real estate, we create a self fulfilling prophesy. It is my view that if we are positive, then positive things will happen. There are great opportunities in the market and it is time to stress the positive, and put a bow on it.
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A blog is a blog is a blog and I am not doing too much lately because my status only changes to the detriment of whatever I post or comment on. That said, today I am grateful for a good friend in the area who has the gift of insight. Whenever I have water pouring into my sun room, either literall...
I have had a really long and tough day. Nothing like what so many experience in other parts of the world but hard to cope with anyway. When I had the chance and turned on television for distraction I learned that Joan Rivers had died. I cried. I didn't know Joan, but like so many who watched her ...
I hate when this happens and it happens more than I would like. I get up, shower and dress and then 10 minutes after the appointed time the call comes: sorry, we will need to reschedule. I don't need to reschedule, I'm ready. Just plain rude and unnecessary. It isn't good business and I am not a ...
I like the rain. I enjoy the look, the sound and when I am home and watching it is a show like none other. This morning was foggy and foreboding, but it cleared and was hot and humid which I understand often causes severe storms. And so I wait as the sky darkens and the wind picks up. If my ceili...
This has been a week of thinking about fall and cherishing what remains of summer. One of the best things for me about the seasons is that each brings a fresh perspective and a newness to the things we already have. My smallest angel came to me here about a year ago and has spent time in differen...
I have learned, perhaps a little later than others. that there are fundamental things that matter and these things are always true. Family, good or bad, will be an influence in your life forever. Loving relationships change but the good you get outweighs any pain you experience. Education matters...
Sometimes in the process of deciding how to proceed buyers will need to think about whether they want to act or wait to see more. In my history we used to refer to these people as unsure and unprepared. My view is that part of a Realtors job, a big part, is to educate their clients and manage th...
I like the garden and I continually work to enhance and improve it. I have added landscape plants and tress, rock beds, retaining walls and all manner of sculpture. That said, my garden angel came with the house and resides still where she always was: keeping watch over all things big and small.