Davie Holiday Events 2018

Christmas in Davie FL

It’s a busy time of year. Sometimes it seems like there’s never enough time to get everything done. So, if you’ve been busy making preparations, you may have neglected to spend some time enjoying the holiday activities in Davie and Broward County. Here are some holiday events you can enjoy before and after Christmas. Davie, Florida Flamingo Gardens’ Santa’s Little Helpers: December 22 and 23, from 2-5 p.m. Bring the kids and help the elves give out treats to the animals, talk to Santa, Ride the Animal Train through the Arboretum, use the bounce house, and enjoy holiday music and… Read More

Best Practices for Caring for Your Davie Swimming Pool

Davie Swimming Pool

Homeowners in Davie and surrounding areas love their swimming pools. With the weather in the Davie area, a pool is a comfort on a hot day. It’s also an excellent place to entertain by extending your home into the outside. Caring for a pool isn’t difficult, but there are things you need to keep in mind to make your outdoor living area a true oasis. Use the Right Chemicals in Your Davie Swimming Pool If you own a pool, you know that you need to keep the water free from bacteria and algae. However, each pool has its own needs,… Read More

Davie Florida Dog Parks

Things to do in Davie

Do you love your dog? There are many people in Davie who do. And, luckily enough, there are Davie Florida dog parks all around the area! Happy Tails Dog Park at Seminole Park – Plantation, Florida This dog park is located in the City of Plantation, just 3.5 miles from the center of Davie. It’s a place where you can meet your friends who are dog lovers themselves, and give both you and your pet some recreation time. The Park hosts the local Police Force’s Plantation Canine Unit. Three different activity areas on five acres of land give you and your… 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

What You Need to Know About a Florida HOA

What you need to know about a Florida HOA

If you’re buying real estate in Davie, Florida, there may be a Home Owners Association (HOA) in the area, regardless of whether you’re buying a single family home or a condominium. A Florida HOA will have an impact on your enjoyment of your home and your pocketbook. Therefore, it’s important that you investigate the HOA before making any final decisions about your purchase. Here’s what you need to know. What is an HOA? If you live in a community that has amenities used by everyone in the neighborhood, such as swimming pools and security gates, you probably will have an… Read More

Things to do in Davie Fl: Broward Center for the Performing Arts

Broward Center for the Performing Arts

When you first purchase Davie Fl real estate, you may think that the amenities in Fort Lauderdale are too far away to visit easily. What you’ll find, however, is that you can visit many of the fun things to do in Davie Fl by driving just a few miles into Fort Lauderdale. The Broward Center for the Performing Arts is one of those things. Broward Center for the Performing Arts: Overview You may be surprised to learn that the Center is just 11 miles from downtown Davie. It’s not much of a trip to visit a theater ranked among the… Read More

Are You Tired of Looking at Your Messy Garage?

Garage makeover

If your garage looks similar to the photo at the left, you know you’re not getting as much as you could from your Davie real estate! Besides that, no one likes to open the garage door after a long day at work to a messy garage. If you haven’t looked into garage makeover alternatives lately, you may be surprised to learn that you can make your garage a place you’re glad to park or play in. Makeover No 1: The Walls and Floor With any luck, the walls of your garage were finished with drywall. If not, that’s the place… Read More