$75 Million Dollar Handyman’s Special

Check out this article – a 90,000 square foot home is up for sale in Windermere Florida. It has a 20 car garage, 3 pools, and indoor roller rink and 23 bathrooms. It looks kind of ugly to me, but what do I know? The only think can think of is, waking up, feeling like a midnight snack and having to take a bicycle to the nearest of the 10 kitchens because it’s too far to walk! Sounds like too much work for me! :)

Columbia / Ellicott City Rank #2 in the Nation for Best Places to Live!

This report was just released and it shows that Columbia and Ellicott City rate the #2 slot for best places to live! It’s always nice to know that the quality of living this area has to offer is receiving the recognition it deserves. I was very excited to note that the accompanying photo displays the Patapsco Female Institute ruins where we held our client appreciation party last fall.

When Renovating My Home Where is My Money Best Spent?

I get asked this question often and the answer is; there is no easy answer. But there are some basic guidelines that can help prioritize your projects and make sure you get the most bang for your buck. I came across this article on HGTV Pro. It gives a good idea of where priorities ought to be when planning your next project. Once you have an idea of what you would like to do, feel free to give me a call. I’ll be happy to share some good information about where your dollars will go furthest.

Why Americans Get Ripped off on Mortgage Loans

An interesting article I found on the Wall Street Journal. Your loan will be around for a good long while after you purchase or refinance your existing home loan. It’s always a good idea to really do your homework when considering mortgage options. I have a number of lenders I work with who I trust to thoroughly explain your loan options and make sure they are looking out for your best interests. Contact me if you would like to speak with any of them.