I believe the most important things in life are family, community and security. One leads to the
next. Family and strong relationships are built on conversation and create an environment that
fosters growth, health and happiness. Vibrant communities are also built on conversation.
Conversation emanates from family connectedness, and leads to safe, secure homes in which
families grow and thrive. I believe that strong healthy relationships and strong communities
enjoy everything from improved health, education and environment.
For a great many years, I worked for a major marketer of consumer goods who’s mission
statement was all about marketing products that make things better for everyday people. My
job was to develop products that were better than those currently being sold and yet keep
them affordable. Even small improvements in how well a product works or affects the
environment, when multiped over 100 million products sold, provide a significant benefit for
After a many years of contented employment I left that job. Now I want to focus on helping
fewer people in greater ways and put a more personal stamp on relationships, communities
and security. Buying a house is one of the most important events in a person’s lifetime. I am a
REALTOR because it allows me to help friends, neighbors and folks I’ll come to know work
through the ins and outs of buying a house that as their home will maximize their comfort,
community fit and security.
So, how do we get there? How do we make the most of major life decisions around where to
live? It should be obvious. We start with a conversation.
Buying a home has always been one of the most important financial decisions we had to make as we worked our way up on the social ladder. It is a decision that is not taken lightly and for some people, it can be stressful, but exciting as well. The unique feeling you get when you reach the doorstep of your own home is unmatched and you get a genuine sense of ...
There are a lot of cities on Florida’s Gulf Coast. In the panhandle, the city of Pensacola is known for its historic air base, as well as being a surprisingly affordable place to live. Further down the coast, the city of Tampa has gained a reputation as one of Florida’s most attractive young metropolitan cities, experiencing rapid population growth in recent ...
As a realtor, there are a lot of different areas of your job that you need to focus on to put food on the table. You need to know how to gauge a buyer’s interest, in order to ascertain how interested they are in your listing. You need to establish trust between you and your clients, so they know you’re worthy of their business. It’s also important to ...
Buying or selling real estate is something most of us experience at some point in our lives. The process can be long and difficult sometimes but in the end a successful transaction is profoundly rewarding. Closing a transaction on a home for a first time home buyer will put a big smile on their face, knowing that they have achieved their dream of homeownership. Selling ...
Over the years, the landscape of the housing market has changed dramatically. As the older generation grows even older, a new group is coming into their own as the face of the housing market: millennials. These home buyers are faced with a new set of daunting challenges when it comes to buying a home, and realtors face an entirely different set of challenges when ...