Road Map

We Promise this one will end better than Thelma & Louise…. It’s great that you’ve decided that you’re ready to buy a home –now you just need to start your ‘Road Trip’. Most Buyers begin on the information super highway – also known as the internet and “As seen on TV”,  all you have to do is find the right home, click, buy, and then … [Read more...]

To Blog or Not to Blog…

I don’t care if 57% of your Blog readers think is cool – we’re not naming our daughter Skype…and Skype didn’t write our Blog for us. We thought it was funny when the following question was recently posed to Reel Keeper Realty –   “Do you all write your weekly Blogs, or are they recycled from other sites?”   After we got … [Read more...]

It’s the Perfect Home- well almost…

Dream House

“Have no fear of perfection - you’ll never reach it” – Salvador Dali Unfortunately, there’s no perfect anything – no perfect home, business, relationship, or even a burger. As a Buyer, it can be difficult to let the thought of ‘finding the perfect home’ go. It’s part of the fabric of buying a home. It’s important to find what you want … [Read more...]

Pick Me – Pick Me!

Pick Me - Pick Me

At times, as Buyers, you have put your best foot forward, and not only submit a strong offer. But, you still want to do something to set your offer apart from any others. One way we recommend, is to put together a Buyer Letter to give the Seller some details about the family and put a face to the ‘cold paper offer’. While this is a smart … [Read more...]

Spring Has Sprung

Spring has Sprung

And so has the home buying market…   As we once again begin to reflect our title as the ‘Sunshine State’, it’s much easier for Buyers to see available homes with the warm weather and extended daytime hours. However, even though we may have a sunny outlook here in Northeast Florida – our inventory for homes is still low. We … [Read more...]



  In our last blog we talked about one half of the big moving parts when putting together an offer when buying a home. As promised, this time we’re going to talk about the other half –which is known as TERMS…   What is TERMS?  Technically, it’s “any provision forming part of a contract”.  It is important to know what this … [Read more...]