Dick Betts REALTOR® The Villages, Florida

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I try to share something daily but sometimes life gets in the way.  I decided to share some information on a bunch of different topics.Don’t forget the Brown & Brown Strawberry Festival which starts this weekend, scroll down my page to January 31st for details.  Never attended you should try!Work...
02/10/2024
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Yesterday I stopped by Total Wine and More to stock up for the Super Bowl party, I was concerned about inventory of kegs of beer and maybe they would run out.  I went to the case and keg room with a shopping cart and could barely get in.  Wall to wall kegs plus new selections, I use two 1/6 kegs ...
02/08/2024
So many times, I see folks move to The Villages, Florida right after they retire and said finally I can golf, play Pickleball, go the pools, play cards and visit the squares every day and not have to work!  My retirement dream has come true!  After about 6 months they decide they need something m...
02/07/2024
One question I am often asked is there a VA clinic close to The Villages, Florida?  Actually, there is one in The Villages on the north side and the vets who I have spoken with are very happy with the care they receive there.  It stands to reason we have a clinic here, The Villages has the second...
02/06/2024
If you are considering selling your home and you have the option of removing everything from the home it might be a good idea for you.  This is where virtual staging comes in, it’s all done magically by somebody sitting behind a computer somewhere in the world and the results are fantastic.  I of...
02/05/2024
Today I was asked about painting vinyl siding on a 2 ½ year old home I am preparing to list.  I asked why and it turns out the color so I shared about life expectancy of vinyl siding.  Most vinyl siding will last from 30 to 40 years with proper maintenance and care.  Even here in Florida for the ...
02/02/2024
It seems lately I have been called upon sadly to help out families that their parents living here in The Villages, Florida need to move on to the next chapter.  Some a spouse has passed or for health reasons it is time to return to where home was and be near family.  I can count five in the past ...
02/01/2024
Remember me saying we are in festival season?  Here’s one on the west side of The Villages, Florida in Oxford, only a few miles from CR 466 and US 301.  Brown & Brown Farms Strawberry Festival promises to be a great event.  This from their Facebook Page:Come to Brown & Brown Farm's annual Strawbe...
01/31/2024
The Village Model Railroad Club is hosting its Winter Expo Saturday, February 3rd from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm and Sunday, February 4th from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm.  The event is held at the Savannah Center located at 1545 North Buena Vista Blvd in The Villages, Florida.  This beautiful venue featu...
01/30/2024
Buying a home soon in Florida?  Get ready to hear the term “4-Point Inspection” so you might as well learn about it now.  Insurance companies require a 4-Point Inspection to be able to get homeowners insurance and to get a mortgage you need homeowner’s insurance.  The biggest culprit is the roof,...
01/29/2024
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Dick Betts

REALTOR® The Villages, Florida
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