Empty Nests, Florida
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8 Great Gifts for Empty Nesters

-8 Great Gifts for Empty Nesters- If you have empty nesters on your gift list, you have no shortage of great gift options. The Greater Tampa Bay area is home to many singles and couples living in empty nests, and buying for these folks is easy. …
Volunteer, Community Involvement
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Community Involvement Time for Tampa Bay

-Community Involvement Time for Tampa Bay- The holiday season can inspire us all to be more active in our communities.  Lucky for us, the Greater Tampa Bay Area offers countless opportunities for local socializing and community involvement. …
Thanksgiving
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3 Tips for a Homey Thanksgiving Setting

-3 Tips for a Homey Thanksgiving Setting- A family dining room is the quintessential setting for Thanksgiving dinner.  Thanksgiving tables are traditionally loaded with potato dishes, stuffing, gravy, turkey, and pumpkin pie, of course. …
Tampa Home Real Estate
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How to be a Safety Savvy Senior 

-How to be a Safety Savvy Senior - Among the many jobs homeowners have to do, safety management is top of the list, particularly for seniors.  Arthritis, fatigue, medical conditions, and unforeseen injuries can all enhance our needs for a…
Tampa Pet
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4 Tips for Bringing Home a Senior Pet

-4 Tips for Bringing Home a Senior Pet- Celebrate senior pets by spreading the word that November is National Adopt a Senior Pet Month.  Pet rescue centers, animal non-profits, and shelters across the Greater Tampa Bay Area and the nation…
Time-Change, Clock
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6 Home Savvy Tips for the Fall Time-Change

-Fall Time-Change and 6 Home Savvy Tips- Homes around the Greater Tampa Bay Area are bustling with activity this time of year.  Holiday decorating, party plans, and endless to dos are top of mind.  The fall time-change is fast approaching,…
Tampa Real Estate
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Tampa Real Estate Trends for Autumn 2019

-3 Tampa Real Estate Trends for Autumn 2019- The leaves may not be changing colors, but milder temperatures are helping to make it feel like autumn around the Tampa Bay area.  It seems the change of seasons, however, has not cooled the hot…
Neighbor, Community
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5 Tips for National Good Neighbor Day

-5 Tips for National Good Neighbor Day- Hey, neighbor.  Get ready to celebrate National Good Neighbor Day on September 28. This lesser known holiday dates back to the 1970s, when President Jimmy Carter proclaimed a day to recognize the benefits…
Empty Nests, Florida
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Why We Enjoy Downsizing to Empty Nests

-Why We Enjoy Downsizing to Empty Nests- If you want a home life that brings you greater happiness, consider the joys of an empty nest. A recent study showed that parents in empty nests are happier than older adults who never raised kids. …
Moving Plan Southbound Snowbirds
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10 Moving Tips for Southbound Snowbirds

-10 Moving Tips for Southbound Snowbirds- September is in full swing, which means southbound snowbirds are flocking to their beloved Florida homes.  The Greater Tampa Bay area’s warm coastal communities offer the perfect nesting spots for…
Guests Room Home
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7 Ways to Welcome Guests to an Empty Nest

-7 Ways to Welcome Guests to an Empty Nest- One of the greatest things about an empty nest is finally having more space, including sufficient room for guests.  Whether you have spare rooms in a large Carrollwood home, or that second bedroom…
Tampa Labor Day
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5 Ways to Spend Labor Day in Tampa Bay

-5 Ways to Spend Labor Day in Tampa Bay- Labor Day is synonymous with back-to-school activities, sporting events, and the anticipation of fall.  This year is no exception.  The Greater Tampa Bay Area offers a fantastic array of baseball games,…
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5 Ways to Liven Up Your Tampa Home

-5 Ways to Liven Up Your Tampa Home- Cabin fever is spreading across Florida. As the rain and humid weather persists, many of us are spending more time inside our Tampa homes. If you are not enjoying the current vibe of your home’s interior,…
Home Pet Medicine
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Tips for Tampa Household Pets and Immunizations

-Tips for Tampa Household Pets and Immunizations- August marks National Immunization Awareness Month for both people and pets.  It is a perfect time to discuss the serious matter of vaccinations, immunizations, and preventative measures for…
Cool Down
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7 Summer Tips for a Cooler Home

- 7 Summer Tips for a Cooler Home - It is not always easy to keep your home cool, especially with the Greater Tampa Bay Area seeing record heat advisories this summer.  Undoubtedly, air conditioning is essential in Florida. Our state has high…
Tampa Real Estate
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Tampa’s 3 Hot Real Estate Communities

- Tampa’s 3 Hot Real Estate Communities - As the Greater Tampa Bay Area enters our hottest days of summer, we are highlighting the hottest types of real estate communities around Hillsborough, Pinellas, and Pasco Counties. Tampa Area Benefits…
Communities, Flordia
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10 Tips for Transitions to New Communities  

-10 Tips for Transitions to New Communities-  One of the most exciting parts of moving can be the opportunity for joining a new community in the Greater Tampa Bay area.  Transitions to new communities might be intimidating for some of us,…
Empty Nests, Florida
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8 Greater Tampa Bay Downsizing Bonuses

-8 Greater Tampa Bay Downsizing Bonuses- Greater Tampa Bay real estate professionals often tout the benefits of up sizing to spacious homes with larger rooms and bigger yards.  Have you, however, considered the huge bonuses for downsizing…
Tampa Rainy Season Storm
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Tampa Storm Preparedness Events and Tips

- Tampa Storm Preparedness Events and Tips - Florida homeowners around Hillsborough, Pinellas, and Pasco Counties are preparing for potential storms and hurricanes this summer.  With the right education and preparation, you may find peace…
Father Men Home
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5 FUN Father’s Day Gifts

- 5 Fun Father’s Day Gifts - Families all around the Greater Tampa Bay Area will be celebrating Father’s Day with barbeques, golf outings, and events to wine and dine the men in their lives.  Fathers and Grandfathers deserve to be showered…
Suburban Growth Tampa
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Suburban Growth Surrounds Tampa Bay

-Suburban Growth Surrounds Tampa Bay- The Greater Tampa Bay Area is experiencing continuous growth from Pasco County down to South Hillsborough County.  Here are highlights about developments around Riverview, Apollo Beach, Wesley Chapel,…
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7 Homeowner Tips for Earth Day

-7 Homeowner Tips for Earth Day- We’re joining countries around the world to celebrate Earth Day on April 22. This year’s Earth Day centers on nature’s gifts to our planet and the protection of Earth’s millions of species. As homeowners,…
Home, Money, Organized
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8 Great Ways to Spend Refund Dollars

-8 Great Ways to Spend Refund Dollars- April 15th is widely known as Tax Day across America.  While some people are racing to submit their income tax forms to the federal government, many other people are thinking up cost-effective ways to…
Home Pet Medicine
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New Bill to Save Money for Pet Owners

-New Bill to Save Money for Pet Owners- Pet ownership may be getting more affordable.  A new bill is working its way through congress to help pet owners save money on their pets’ prescription medications. The Fairness to Pet Owners Act The…
Tampa Real Estate
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Spring Home Buying for Snowbirds

-Spring Home Buying for Snowbirds- Spring is a perfect time for snowbirds and retirees to delight in beautiful weather, partake in bountiful activities, and shop around for their dream home.  While everyone knows Florida is a great place to…