Dee's Key Notes (January 2020)

“Help Me Help You!” Just a quick 3-2-1 note from your friend and real estate agent, Dee. Hello, 2020! It’s that time again when I set goals, make lists, jot plans, clean out drawers, reorganize my stacks and piles, and prepare, yet again, to turn big ideas into reality. I’ll admit, my New-Year sparkle and …

Dee's Key Notes (for December)

Just a quick 4-3-2-1 holiday note from your friend and real estate agent, Dee.If you’re short on time, just read this: Whatever you do or don’t do, celebrate or don’t celebrate, mix up or pare down, travel away or host at home . . . my hope for all of us is that the lights …

Dee’s Key Notes (for fall)

Some horrifying, hair-raising home decor trends of the past (just for fun) Fuzzy toilet seat covers (scariest one on the list!) Popcorn-textured ceilingsWallpaper borders (worse yet: wallpaper border on top of wallpaper)Floral chintz and artificial fruit (Okay, it was the 80’s)Round beds (oh my gosh, those 1960’s!) If these things are still in the cobwebs of …

Dee’s Key Notes (for September)

A few notes from your real estate agent and friend, Dee. 4 fun things to do around Jax  Here are a few fun things to do: Tonight, September 19th, Downton Abbey Premier Party; on Saturday, September 21st, Hispanic Heritage Celebration or 5k Run, Walk & Roll; and on Tuesday, October 1st, GUNS 'N ROSES Not …

Dee’s Key Notes (for August)

A few notes from your real estate agent and friend, Dee. Fun stuff to do around Jax  Starting tonight and through the weekend, here are a few fun things to do: Night at the Zoo, Riverside Arts Market, or Shrek the Musical.   School’s in! School starts on Monday, August 12. Here is the 2019-2020 school calendar for Duval or …

Foundation Cracks Got You Down?

It’s something every Homeowner fears . . . cracks in the foundation! But never fear, this problem doesn’t need to be as bad as it sounds. For major cracks, step back and seek a professional’s opinion. If the cracks are minor, however, roll up your sleeves and fill in those unsightly gaps with a few …

Areas and Abodes: 32258

In this part of Jacksonville, Florida Today I'm focusing on the 32258 area, which is in Duval County (Jacksonville) and borders St Johns County. Tucked between the St Johns River and the Atlantic Ocean, this suburban area in the southern part of Jacksonville, Florida is really growing. The Shops at Bartram Park is in 32258, and the …

When to request a repair after your home inspection

Be flexible when it comes to minor defects When housing markets are hot, buyers have to be flexible when it comes to minor defects in a house they want. Because a home might have multiple competitive offers, it’s important to know how to get yours accepted so you can move into your dream home ASAP. …

5 Reasons Jacksonville is Great for Seniors as a Retirement Destination

Florida's First Coast is the ideal location for seniors Jacksonville, FL, is an ideal retirement location for seniors looking for sunny weather and outdoor activities. And with a housing market that's priced on average below the rest of the state and nation, the city makes it possible for seniors to downsize or move into a …

Stuff to do, see, learn, listen, eat, drink, and enjoy around Jax

Special Events in Jax Some of the world’s most famous events, festivals, musical performances, and art exhibitions take place right here in Jacksonville. Here's what’s going on this month. Music: New Kids on the Block (Friday, July 12) Laughs: Comedy, Eddie B (Saturday, July 13) Gala: Nelson Mandela International Day Jax (Wednesday, July 17) Art: By The Water …