David Trinko: Unexpected math of a devoted spouse

David Trinko: Unexpected math of a devoted spouse

Some people say marriage is a 50-50 partnership.Bologna, I say. If you’re not giving 100 percent, you’re not doing your part.Today marks t...

August 1st, 2018 |  


No camels in real estate

No camels in real estate

Have you ever served on a committee? How they work is interesting. Place any ten decisive leaders into a committee structure, and quite often no decis...

July 27th, 2018 |  


Saving more than money

Saving more than money

Forget about tree-hugging — the high cost of energy is making environmentalists out of everyone! Homebuilders and homeowners are no exception, a...

July 20th, 2018 |  



Like cats and dogs

Like cats and dogs

When you’re ready to sell your home, your agent will inform you how to successfully price, present and market your property; but some “fam...

June 29th, 2018 |  


Dollars and sense

Dollars and sense

Sellers are competing for the qualified buyers these days. Actually, sellers are always competing against each other, trying to offer the best value i...

June 8th, 2018 |  


How much are you losing?

How much are you losing?

Today’s real estate market provides an excellent opportunity for renters to turn their monthly payment into equity. While rising slightly, inter...

June 1st, 2018 |  


A lesson in education

A lesson in education

If you’re a parent, or plan to have children, then you probably already recognize the advantages of a good school system. Any real estate agent ...

May 25th, 2018 |  


Don’t forget inspection protection

Don’t forget inspection protection

You’ve found the home of your dreams, and you’re preparing to make your offer. As you consider price and terms, be sure to include one of ...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Buying with confidence

Buying with confidence

You’ve found the perfect home. You’re excited and ready to make a written offer to purchase, but how can you be sure there are no structur...

May 11th, 2018 |  


Don’t hesitate to negotiate

Don’t hesitate to negotiate

What’s the most important goal behind an Offer To Purchase? Agreement! How do buyers and sellers achieve that goal? Negotiation! And yet the ter...

May 4th, 2018 |