Insights and information on everything that sunny southern Utah offers from 12 challenging golf courses to world-class entertainment to fishing and camping in State and National Parks nearby, many major events, hiking and biking trails with picturesque surroundings! Year 'round outdoor activities that aim to please anyone and everyone. I'd love to be of service to you. I cover the following areas: - St. George - Hurricane - Washington City - Santa Clara - Ivins - Central - New Harmony - Pine Valley - Toquerville - Veyo - Central
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When I knead you...er, I mean, need you... Early mornings spent at the home office means checking emails, doing paperwork, making calls as Slinky the Cat warms my lap. He contentedly purrs as I massage his thick, silky fur, scratching behind the ears and top of the head. He reaches out a paw when...
Water Seeks its Own Level. So do people. You can tell a lot by the company they keep. It's human nature to search out friends and colleagues that are comparable and compatible. The saying, "People like people like them." runs true. Here are some examples of that quote. Some people are:Resilientl...
Prepare for the fallout. While growing up, many adults offered good advice like, “Do not wake up the sleeping bear." “Don’t poke a hornet’s nest.” Or “Let the sleeping dog lie.” "Don't shake a burdened tree." All for good reason. Conversations on social media platforms create an opportunity to sh...
Being Unprepared is Like Swimming Without Water Showing up without proper planning is a poor work ethic in the making. It's also irresponsible. Consumers depend on professionals every day to help guide them to solid decisions while achieving sales goals. Can you imagine if everyone in the busine...
A Southern Utah Public Display! Oh look, nature is making an overly emotional and dramatic public display to get everyone's attention...again! One of my favorite things is to witness twice daily light shows in the St. George, Utah area. Besides, a brilliant sunrise is a fantastic start to the day!
Nerdin Gardens: Modern Day Mr. Green Jeans When early Spring makes a showing, my husband, affectionately known as Mr. Green Greens, will begin the first stages in planting the garden, like: Tilling, feeding the soil, ensuring systems are in good working order. A diverse selection of fruits and ve...
It's about time...It's about your own space. With rental rates going up as far as 40% recently, it just makes sense to purchase a home, the money is better spent investing in real estate. Besides, if you want a pet or wish to paint a wall, no need for permission! You will be in charge after becom...
You Are Not EnTITLEd! After recording on a property, the new homeowner called me several weeks later, frantic because the furnace quit working. She wanted to know why the home warranty was not included in the closing documents. What?! A home warranty was included in the real estate purchase contr...
Getting the Message Yet?! This post was inspired by Will Hamm's question regarding communication between agents. Several weeks ago, a client was interested in purchasing, he was doing a 1031 Exchange. We identified a suitable property. The listing agent said that a few low-ball offers were recei...
Playing The Spaghetti Real Estate Game! Several years ago, I wrote a post about offers being submitted haphazardly on short sale properties to achieve client goals. Now, it appears that agents are throwing out any number when marketing properties for sale. After listing a property based on solid...