Should You Consider Downsizing Your Home?

downsizing your home

Many people nearing retirement start to wonder if downsizing would be a good plan. If you’re thinking about downsizing your home, it’s a big decision. You need to start by deciding if downsizing would make sense for your situation. Here are some of the issues that will point you in one direction or another. Consider downsizing your home if you feel like you spend too much time on home maintenance. You’d probably spend less time doing maintenance tasks around the house after you downsize. Just think carefully about the maintenance tasks you do enjoy. If you spend a lot of… Read More

New Homes in Davie FL

New Homes in Davie Florida

Are you looking for new homes in Davie FL? You should know about five new developments in the city. Whether you’re looking for a single family home or a townhome, these new homes in Davie FL could be just what you’re looking for! Are New Homes in Davie FL for You? If you’re interested in seeing some of the new home neighborhoods in Davie, be sure to bring your own agent when you first visit a new construction community. Some people think that it’s better to work with the neighborhood representatives, but that’s not the case. There are at least… Read More

Unique Kid-Friendly Summer Activities Near Davie

Many people who are interested in Davie FL real estate enjoy all of the things they can do with their children during the summer months. School will be back in session on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 in Broward County. Between now and then, here are some special summer activities that will help you and the kids avoid the mid-summer blues. All Abilities Flying! If there is someone in your family who has physical or cognitive challenges, you can help them push their limits with iFLY’s All Abilities: Choose to Fly program.  iFLY offers specially trained flight instructors who can make… Read More

Update Your Davie Home for Spring

Update your Davie home

Spring is in the air! If you’re planning to update your Davie home, Spring is the time to do it. And, if you’re thinking of selling your home, you want to make sure that your home is properly staged and will impress buyers as soon as they walk in the door. Davie homes for sale are always in demand. But, if you want to get the most for your home when you sell, you need to make it stand out from the crowd. Making your home look fresh, but with neutral colors, will help buyers see themselves living in the… Read More

What Happens if You Make or Accept an Offer Over List Price?

Over list price offer

You’d think it would be a simple situation. If the buyer really wants one of the Davie homes for sale, they may decide to go over list to get it. The seller is delighted to have such a high offer. They’ll probably accept without a second thought. But, there’s more to it than that. Here’s what you need to know about over list price transactions. When Do Offers Come in Over List Price? Offers come in over list price when there is a lot of competition among buyers in the real estate market. When there is a lot of competition… Read More

The Top Davie Neighborhoods

Top Davie Neighborhoods

If you are looking for Davie homes for sale, you may wonder what type of homes are available in the area. Let’s take a look at stats from several of the top Davie neighborhoods. You can use the links in each description to see a list of homes currently for sale in that neighborhood. Emerald Springs Estates Homes in Emerald Springs Estates were mostly built between 1996 and 2004. It is a gated community that is home to 74 single family homes on estate-sized lots. Homes range from approximately 3,000 square feet to 7,000 square feet. The homes usually have… Read More

Home Seller Tips Part Two

Home seller tips

You probably read the first entry in this two-part series on home seller tips, Don’t List Your Home Until You’ve Checked These Home Seller Guidelines. This post will wrap up the list of thing home sellers need to do before they list their home. Addressing the things listed below will take some time and effort. However, you’ll be glad you followed the guidelines because you’ll get offers more quickly and at a higher price. Home Seller Tips #1: Check for permits for renovations If you have done any renovations or updates to your Davie or Broward County home, make sure you… Read More

Things to Do in Davie: Gulfstream Park

Gulfstream Park for Kids

Well, Gulfstream Park isn’t right in Davie, but it’s only about 15 miles away and easy to find. There’s something for couples, singles and families to do all year around. An important venue for horseracing, the Park hosts world-class thoroughbreds, many of whom are reaching for glory in the Triple Crown races. The Casino offers two floors of slot machines, live poker games, and tournaments. But, don’t think that it’s just an adult venue – you’ll enjoy Gulfstream Park for kids, too! The popularity of the destination is obvious in the excellent reviews found on Tripadvisor. Beyond the racing and… Read More

Don’t List Your Home Until You’ve Checked These Home Seller Guidelines

Home Seller Guidelines

Some people think that all they need to do to put their home on the market is call their Davie REALTORS. Those people will have a harder time getting their home sold quickly and at a market price. If you want to sell your home with the least amount of stress, make sure you check the home seller guidelines below. Divorce your home. If you’ve lived in your home for relatively long period of time, you’ve probably grown fond of it. While you have reasons to move, you may still hold your existing home close to your heart. This will… Read More

Halloween Fun in Davie Florida 2018

Halloween in Davie 2018

Halloween in America today is a holiday focused on children and community. If you live in the Davie area, you’ll have many choices of ways to celebrate. What is Halloween Anyway? There are many stories about how Halloween came to be. Some people think it relates to witchcraft, but research done by the History Channel doesn’t mention witches. The most common thinking is that Halloween started in Ireland over 2,000 years ago. The Celts, who lived in what is now Ireland, celebrated a holiday that marked the end of summer, the harvest, and the beginning of the stark winter. Their… Read More