As you travel closer and closer to Belle Isle Plantation, it looks as if you stepped back into the landscape of Gone with the Wind. Large cypress trees with hanging vines, beautiful landscape and soaring trees take you back to an old, vintage Floridian era.
Belle Isle Plantation is a small community located between Lake Conway and Little Lake Conway. It runs along Hoffner Avenue and although it is a through Street, it's not gated and several homes border the: Lakeshore Drive and O... Read More
Toscana is one of Orlando's newest premier neighborhoods. Nestled in the community of Dr. Phillips, just gonna is a little piece of Italy right here in Florida.
This master-planned community offers 96 Mediterranean-style single-family homes as well as dozens of beautiful townhouses and condominiums in a wide range of prices and styles. These homes are located along Spring Lake in a private gated community with 4 to 5 bedroom layouts, tile roofs, paver driveways and lush landscaping. These uniqu... Read More
The Enclave at Village Walk is one of Lake Nona's newest luxury home communities. Located just off of Lake Nona Boulevard, the Enclave is a gated community on Savona Way with approximately 36 luxury home sites built by Pulte Homes.
This is one of the most sought after Orlando area and a perfect place to call home with easy access to the freeways, shops, markets and restaurants close by. This collection of new single-family properties provides a perfect combination of entertainment and functio... Read More
I can help and here is why…I Exclusively represent ONLY the best interest of the home buyer, never the seller. I guarantee 100% loyalty, 100%confidentiality, and full disclosure only to you.
Some say, that I should go for double the commission and represent both the buyer and seller.
I say, I like not having a conflict of interest…I am free to be a truth teller. I can give you the good, the bad and the ugly while keeping everything about you confidential.
It is y... Read More
Mount Dora is a little ways out there from Orlando but it comes in as one of the best neighborhoods and communities around the Orlando area. Located about 40 minutes or 34 miles northwest of downtown Orlando on the shores of Lake Dora, this small community in Lake County is home to about 13,000 residents. It still considered part of the Orlando Kissimmee Florida Metropolitan area.
Founded in 1880, Mount Dora is known for small town charm and still has a plethora of antique shops, a darling li... Read More
Loch Haven Park is Orlando's cultural hub for things to do, tranquil green space, and some of Orlando's best place space.
Every major city should have a place like Loch Haven Park. Located north of downtown by Rowena Gardens, between Interstate 4 and N. Mills Ave., Loch Haven Park is more than Orlando's best Park, it's over 45 acres and is the premier cultural Park for the Orlando area. The park itself is nestled between three lakes, Lake Estelle on the north, Lake Rowena on the east, and Lak... Read More
It is easy to lose money on Orlando New Construction.
Here are some grand ideas:
Go alone. What do you need an agent for?
Rely on yourself. You don't need an expert opinion.
Trust the builders sales person, they smile so nicely.
Don't hire your own Buyer agent. You are smart enough.
It's just that easy to lose money on Orlando New Construction when you don't have your own agent.
Think I am kidding? Just watch this video about how a local Orlando Homebuyer lost $40,000 whe... Read More
After reading comments that licensed agents make, it is easy to conclude that most have no clue about "Agency Relationships".
Understanding agent duties and boundaries does not need to be elusive.
Here are some basics:
1. Agency relationships are not created by a simple phone call. They are also not created just because you show a house or someone walks into your open hou... Read More
Holding an open house should be solely for the benefit of promoting the sellers property. It should not be used for the purpose of snagging buyers so that you can show them a better deal down the street.
Here are some helpful hints:
1. The consumer that comes through the door at your open house is NOT YOUR BUYER. You have "no relationship" with them so they do not belong to you. They might even have an Exclusive Agency relationship with another agent.
2. It is not... Read More
Last month I got a call on my rental home. The caller asked what my pet policy was because she had a dog. I said "It depends..." then she added that her roommate had a "service dog". I said "That would be a "no"...
Her voice got louder and she said "are you saying that you will not rent to my roommates service dog?" I said "No, I am saying I will not rent to YOUR dog."
I instantly knew that I had to choose my words carefully.
Let me clarify that I am not against renting to pets...... Read More