Home Search & Buying Times….Getting Longer or Shorter?

Is the buyers search time for buying a home getting shorter or longer? Is the Realtors time spent showing homes to a potential buyer getting shorter or longer? Is the property settlement time getting shorter or longer? You might be surprised at the answers. Read more……. …continue

Who are the International Buyers coming to SW Florida?

SW Florida has always been a destination among foreign buyers for decades. The mix sometimes changes based on the economies of both the US and the Foreign countries. There always is a shift from time to time on the mix of just who comes here to purchase homes. Here is the current list: …continue

It’s Hurricane Season……….Are You Ready?

As both a long time Floridian and Realtor, I am often asked by out of the area buyers about what to do in a hurricane if you don’t want to leave your home? What items should they have on hand, and how much?Where do I start? Here are the answers……… …continue

Property Values in Lee County on the Rise!

Finally the numbers for 2016 are in and verified by the county. Almost every part of Lee County showed a gain in property values. The big question in a lot of minds is…will property values continue to rise…will they level off…or is a possible correction coming? Read More….. …continue

Challenges for Cape Coral in 2017

As we close the door on 2016 and the presidential elections, we begin to look ahead at issues facing city council, and the topics and subject of growth, infrastructure, utility expansion, and education. I have chosen to take a look at the hottest topics, and issues facing the city for 2017. Here is the list……..read more. …continue