What NOT to do with your Christmas Tree

With the holiday hustle and bustle nearing it may be easy to neglect some very obvious Christmas tree tips. Keep reading to help to ensure your holiday is a fun and safe one!   Always measure your ceiling height before you look for a tree.  A big tree isn’t...

Origins of West Tampa

When you think of Tampa, you often think of beautiful beaches, historical bungalow style homes, and Ybor City which is often tied to Tampa’s cigar industry. This tends to leave West Tampa out in the dust, dismissed as simply, the “other” Hispanic...

Homeowner Associations

Homeowner Associations When I moved to Florida years back, I had no idea what a homeowners association (HOA) was.  It was not until I purchased my first home in one, that I learned exactly what it meant.  Subdivisions with homeowners associations are popping up...

Tips for Vacant Properties During Slow Season

The holidays are upon us!  We are all feeling merry and bright and getting into our true holiday spirits!      However, when you are a property owner, you understand that there are slow times and unfortunately, the holiday season, is that time.  We have a few ideas...

This Weekend in Tampa Bay

This Weekend in Tampa Bay December 8th, 2017 – December 10th, 2017 The Tampa Bay area is a wonderful place to visit, but it is even more wonderful to live here.  You can always find fun ways to spend your beautiful weekend with FREE and paid events. Here is a...

This Weekend in Tampa Bay

This Weekend in Tampa Bay November 17th – November 19th 2017 The Tampa Bay area is a wonderful place to visit, but it is even more wonderful to live here.  You can always find fun ways to spend your beautiful weekend with FREE and paid events. Here is a closer look at...