Valentine's Day

The Guy’s Guide to Valentine’s Day

  As I’m sure most of you guys already (hopefully) know, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and pretty soon you’re going to have to get up off the couch, brave the outside world, and get your significant other a little something. I know it sounds like a lot to ask for, but I assure you, with some additional effort on your part, this year, you’re sure to not only make your person happy, but to also better your relationship overall. However, since … [Continue Reading...]

Sandy Miller's Jaguar Hummer

Realtor Ride Sandy Miller

Sandy Miller is no fair weather fan of the Jaguars. Sandy Miller is a Champion! The Jaguars Champions Cub is comprised of fans like Sandy who are committed to the Jaguars log-term success in Jacksonville.  Sandy works directly with the Jaguars staff to develop the Jaguars fan base by assisting in ticket renewals, sales and club promotion. When Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Kahn revealed to the new team logo Jaguar fan Sandy Miller loved it.  She was … [Continue Reading...]

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ReBarCamp JAX

Wanna Be One of the Kool Kids?  All the Kool Kids will be at ReBarCamp Jax on Friday January 9th 2015 at UNF.  Be there or be Square! What is it?  ReBarcamp Jacksonville is a powerful one day event focused on education and networking.  An “unconference”, if you will that doesn’t include the expense, product pitching, and other things that tend to go along with traditional real estate conferences.  It’s simply a place to learn and discuss how those in the real estate … [Continue Reading...]

Panama Fever by Matt Parker

Panama Fever by Matt Parker

August 14th marks the 100th Anniversary of the opening of the Panama Canal. My friend Kenny Hicks who grew up in what was formally known as the “Panama Canal Zone” loaned me his copy of Panama Fever, it was near to impossible to put down once I started reading! With the pending widening of the Panama Canal the largest ships in the world will soon be able to take the short cut between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. There is hot debate in Jacksonville about the … [Continue Reading...]

Jicama, Black Bean, & Papaya Salad

Jicama, Black Bean, & Papaya Salad

You’ve got to love using seasonal ingredients because they are usually freshest – plus, they’re also cheapest!  I recently found some jicama, which I don’t see very often, and it was on super sale, so I just had to get it.  When I also found the papaya on sale, I knew what I wanted to do!  If you’ve never had jicama, it’s a little like a turnip, only a bit sweeter and milder. Jicama doesn’t brown or get soggy after cutting, so it holds up well to this type of salad.  So … [Continue Reading...]

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Barnes & Noble Bust, Wally Now #1 on Amazon!

Life for all of us in the real estate professions has changed dramatically over the past decade. Dramatic as they have been, our challenges pale in comparison … [Continue Reading...]

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Declaration of Independence Signers

Revolutionary Research Revels American July 4th Independence Day Celebration Held on WRONG Day

Revolutionary Research Revels American July 4th Independence Day Celebration Held on WRONG Day for 237 Years! Meanwhile 317 Million Americans Wonder Why It’s NOT A 3-Day Weekend? Should the American … [Continue reading...]

The Mobile Chicken Tractor

Jacksonville Realtor Demands Commission on Sale of Chicken Coop. Frustrated Buyer Vows Agent Will Have Egg on His Face!

It started out as an innocent inquiry to a Craigslist add that read “Mobile Chicken Tractor at The Hen House in Callahan $450”.  From the photos and description it seemed we had found our dream coop.  It was an … [Continue reading...]

Change Your Clock and Change Your Batteries

Daylight Savings Time

You’re Going to Turn Your Clocks Back One-Hour on November 2nd…..But Why? You know the familiar memory device “spring ahead, fall back” used to assist you in remembering which way to move your clocks at the … [Continue reading...]

Jacksonville Inventor Bob Hawkinson

Jacksonville Inventor Bob Hawkinson

Jacksonville Inventor Get His Inventions Into Every Home Depot Store in America while Another Has Licensed His Patents To Mobile Phone Manufactures Around the Globe! Could You be the Next Millionaire Made on … [Continue reading...]

Mail Chime

You’ve Got Mail…….but how do you know WHEN it arrives?

Remembering back to my Naval Academy days there was no time of day as much anticipated as the delivery of the daily mail. Someone from back home was thinking about us, it was great.  We were so eager to here … [Continue reading...]

A Good Domain Name

What’s in A Domain Name?

3 Easy Ways to Use Domain Names to Help Homebuyers and Sellers Choose YOU! Remember the dot com craze when internet nerds were selling domain names for millions? Toys.com was auctioned for $5.1 million, … [Continue reading...]

Google’s Sergey Brin is an All Cash Buyer!

Use HomePro as a Google Helpout

  If Google Founder Sergey Brin was looking to buy a home in Jacksonville, who would he trust to get his real estate questions answered? Sergey Brin would begin his search exactly the same way that … [Continue reading...]

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