Buyer's Woes · Transaction Stories

May 30th, 2018 – A ‘Mounded System’ by Any Other Name is Still A ‘Raised Bed’ Septic

“We are heart-broken……” Not quite the words I was hoping to see as the last business text for today. My buyers have an offer on a home that is getting a new septic system. A very expensive septic system. They received a call from the sweet lady they were hoping would be their new next… Continue reading May 30th, 2018 – A ‘Mounded System’ by Any Other Name is Still A ‘Raised Bed’ Septic

A Little Humor...... · Bopping Around The County

May 29th, 2018 – “They Didn’t Teach Me That in Real Estate School!”

…….OR, Thank God for Google! After working from home all day on phone calls, negotiations, offers, computer work and putting out a couple of fires, I was to show a house on the other end of the county. What a house! 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, full basement, 3,600 +/- sq. feet, approximately 2 acres, oversized… Continue reading May 29th, 2018 – “They Didn’t Teach Me That in Real Estate School!”

Feeding Your Spirit · Healthy Living · Inspiration

May 28th, 2018 – The End of a Wonderful Chapter – part 3

“I used homeopathy, acupuncture, yoga and meditation in conjunction with my chemotherapy to help me get stronger again after the cancer. I also chanted with Buddhist friends and prayed with Christian friends. I covered all my bases.” ~Olivia Newton-John I can relate to Olivia Newton-John’s words. That is exactly how I approach my battle with… Continue reading May 28th, 2018 – The End of a Wonderful Chapter – part 3

Feeding Your Spirit · Healthy Living · Inspiration

May 24th, 2018 – The End of a Wonderful Chapter – part 2

Describing my experience of my acupuncture treatments is proving to be rather difficult. (If you haven’t already read it, click here to read part 1 of my acupuncture story.) I have been writing/deleting/writing/deleting/writing/deleting for 4 days now…..trying to find the right words to paint an accurate picture of my visits to the acupuncturist. Then,  I… Continue reading May 24th, 2018 – The End of a Wonderful Chapter – part 2

Feeding Your Spirit · Healthy Living · Inspiration

May 22nd, 2018 – The End of a Wonderful Chapter – part 1

“Dear friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you, even as your soul is getting along well.” ~  3 John 1:2 Life takes some delicious twists & turns, doesn’t it? A bit over a year ago, one of my best friends sent a letter to me… Continue reading May 22nd, 2018 – The End of a Wonderful Chapter – part 1

Negotiating Stories · What's Happening Today

May 21st, 2018 – There is always a ‘why’….

Yes, there is always a ‘why‘ behind everyone’s behavior.    In the heat of negotiations, this is important to remember. I’m representing two separate buyers with offers today; one is hoping to build their retirement home in Pittsgrove, the other is attempting to secure a bank-owned foreclosure to renovate & flip. In both cases, a… Continue reading May 21st, 2018 – There is always a ‘why’….