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June 5, 2024

SW FL~ Let's Go Boating!

As summer arrives, many boaters eagerly take to SW Florida waters. However, with increasing boating traffic, it is important to be aware of the rules for everyone’s safety.  Here are some essential tips for navigating your vessel while staying safe.

 

Plan Ahead Be Prepared:

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May 10, 2024

Ideal Floor Plan Essentials

If you’ve been dreaming of your perfect home, you’ve undoubtedly imagined the configuration of the rooms and how it feels to live in those spaces. Whether you are trying to find an existing property that meets your needs or considering building a newly constructed home, it’s essential to evaluate a ...
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May 10, 2024

20 Tools For DIY Homeowners

 

 
If you’re a new homeowner, congratulations! You've embarked on an exciting journey of home improvement project—and some not-so-exciting home maintenance chores. Choosing the best tools for each job can be overwhelming. 

Whether starting your DIY adventures or looking to bolster your toolbox, here are ...

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April 2, 2024

Questions To Ask When Searching For a Lender

 

These are excellent questions to ask a potential lender when considering a mortgage. It’s crucial to understand the terms, fees, and options available to you. Here’s a brief overview of what each question entails:

  1. Popular Mortgages: Lenders often have a few mortgage options that are popular due to competitive ...
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April 2, 2024

What Every Buyer Should Know About Closing Costs

When embarking on the journey to homeownership, it’s crucial to account for all associated expenses. As you diligently accumulate funds for your initial down payment, remember to also allocate funds for closing costs. Here’s a brief guide on these costs and the amount you should set aside for them.

Understanding ...

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Feb. 28, 2024

Life Changing Events That Move the Housing Market

Life is a journey filled with unexpected twists and turns, like the excitement of welcoming a new addition, retiring and starting a new adventure, or the bittersweet feeling of an empty nest. If something like this is changing in your own life, you may be considering buying or selling a ...

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Feb. 28, 2024

Why Pre-Approval Is Even More Important in 2024

 

 

On the road to becoming a homeowner? If so, you may have heard the term pre-approval get tossed around. Let’s break down what it is and why it’s important if you’re looking to buy a home in 2024.

What Pre-Approval Is

As part of the homebuying process, your ...

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Jan. 6, 2024

What's That Bird Walking Through my Yard?

 

cape coral homes   cape coral homes (Pictured: Snowy egret and an Ibis). 

If you live in SW Florida it’s likely you’ve seen both of these white tropical birds making their way slowly through your yard; either an ibis or an egret. Here are a few facts about each bird and how you can ...

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Jan. 6, 2024

Biggest Mistakes Made by a Home Seller

 

 

If there’s a lot of buyers out there, you might think it will be easy to sell your home, especially if there aren’t many other homes on a market – this is called a seller’s market. However, there’s many reasons you’re home won’t sell, even if it’s one ...

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Nov. 30, 2023

What is Jumping In the Canal?

What's that fish jumping? | Waterline | yoursun.com

What Is Jumping In The Canal?

Visitors and new residents alike are often perplexed and wondering what type of fish that is jumping through the gulf access canals of Cape Coral.

Any seasoned  Floridian will immediately identify them as mullet, our impressive aquatic jumpers. Observing them, I liken their jumps ...

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