Today Matters: 12 Daily Practices to Guarantee Tomorrow’s Success by John C. Maxwell

John C. Maxwell has published 71 books that have sold over 20 million copies, most on the topics of leadership and achievement. It’s the kind of stuff that reminds you how far you have yet to travel and how simple it is to get there when you follow a proper path with discipline.     […]

Florida to Limit Medical Malpractice Claims to Fee Paid to Doctor! Is This Justice?

A recent search for LASIK eye surgery revealed that there are now numerous locations where you can have the procedure for $299 per eye. The thought of choosing the cheapest eye surgeon in Jacksonville is frightening, yet people are flocking to these discount centers. Imagine the horror of being blinded by an act of malpractice. […]

Mosquitoes, Mosquitoes, Mosquitoes…

  April Showers Bring May Flowers!  It’s that time of year when you want to sit outside, sip a cool drink and squish mosquito guts on your sweetie’s sweaty cheeks! Okay, you’re right, that last part about squashed mosquito guts on your sweetie’s sweaty cheeks is disgusting. Putting this in a historical real estate prospective […]

When Good Wood Goes Bad

Few issues have complicated or killed more real estate deals than the dastardly WDO inspection. The good news is it doesn’t have to be that way! Soon after starting HomePro Inspections in 1994 wood rot and termites became the largest single source of customer complaints that came across my desk. The frustration was the fact […]

“On Writing” by Stephen King

“If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot.  There’s no way around these two things that I’m aware of, no shortcut.” Stephen King I’m not a Stephen King fan.  Only read one of his books “Pet Sematary”.  Scared the crap out […]

Total Recall Coverage

Who Should Write the $7,621 Check When Two Years After Closing Your Homebuyer Discovers They Bought a Home With A Defective 11 Year Old Heat Pump That Was Recalled??? Since 1974 Americans have been protected from dangerous items in their homes by law. If a product has been designated as dangerous or defective by a […]

Egg Muffins

You think you have no time for breakfast?  Think again!  I MUST have a morning breakfast that includes protein in order for my brain to function, but probably like you, the mornings always seem a bit too rushed to scramble up some eggs.  So I came up with egg “muffins”!  It takes me about 30 […]

Boyd: The Fighter Pilot Who Changed the Art of War by Robert Coram

Real Estate Marketing Secrets from John Boyd, America’s original Top Gun! You saw him, I saw him, we all saw Tom Cruise as the renegade fighter pilot “Maverick” in the Hollywood hit film “Top Gun”.  Bad news movie goers, as a former Navy pilot myself, I’ve got to be the one to tell you that […]

Breast Cancer Myths Debunked

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and part of being aware is getting the correct information and debunking the myths associated with breast cancer. The National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. has identified some common myths about breast cancer, and why they are myths.     Myth 1:    A lump in the breast means you have […]

Inspector In The Spotlight: Allen Schimmelmann

In 1985 Allen Schimmelman’s Wife Told Him to “Go Fly a Kite”. Being an Obedient Husband He’s Now Been Flying Kites on the Beach for 30 Years! Funny how hobbies morph into obsessions. After Allen’s wife Kay bought Allen his first kite he fell in love with kite flying. It is believed that the kite […]