Blog – Pea Soup

How much is too much?

Posted by on February 14, 2018 in Buying, Life, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

How much is too much?

  We have information at our fingertips, all day long. TV, print, Internet, social media, everywhere we look there is information. But, how much is too much? I catch grief about this, but, I rarely watch the news. I don’t believe we need to know all the details of...

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Warning! Not All Agents are Created Equal

Posted by on February 7, 2018 in Buying, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

Warning! Not All Agents are Created Equal

I was in a Broker class yesterday. It was led by a Tennessee Real Estate Commission Board member. In my own paraphrase, the class was a warning that not all agents are created equal. And, while the attendees already knew that, the point was driven home even more by...

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Sound the Alarm – 3 Lessons for Security

Posted by on January 31, 2018 in Buying, Home and Garden, Life | 0 comments

Sound the Alarm – 3 Lessons for Security

  I know of two different families that have lost part of or their entire home due to fire over the past two weeks. It is devastating. Catastrophic. It made me think of my plan to get my dogs out of the house if the unthinkable happened to me....

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5 Tips to Expand Your Network

Posted by on January 24, 2018 in Brentwood, Franklin, Life, Market, Realtors | 0 comments

5 Tips to Expand Your Network

Some weeks I write about real estate. Real estate tips, tricks, advice, trends, etc. Sometimes I just write about life. This week I want to help you expand your network. If you are a business owner, a sales person, or someone who has just moved to town, these tips...

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Clean Your House!

Posted by on January 17, 2018 in Life | 0 comments

Clean Your House!

  As I was thinking about the new year, my goals, and reflecting on the past, “clean your house” came through loud and clear to me. I have been feeling overwhelmed lately. One of the things that causes me stress is clutter. Most of us have so many things...

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Realtors: Are you Being Robbed?

Posted by on January 10, 2018 in Franklin, Nashville, Realtors | 0 comments

Realtors: Are you Being Robbed?

  If you are a Realtor, there’s a good chance you are being robbed. If you know a Realtor, there’s a good chance they’re being robbed. Realtors work hard. (Disclaimer: I understand this will not apply to all!) Realtors can work an unreasonable number of hours. Realtors can put...

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Resolve to Stay Sane

Posted by on January 3, 2018 in Life | 0 comments

Resolve to Stay Sane

It’s finally a new year! Have you blown it yet? I sure have. So, what do you do? Do you throw in the towel on day 2 and wait 363 days to try again? Of course not! You pick yourself up, learn from your mistakes and your choices, forgive...

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New Year – New House: 5 Tips for a Head Start

Posted by on December 27, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

New Year – New House: 5 Tips for a Head Start

If a new house is on your list for the new year, here are five tips on getting a head start: Be ready with a list. Ask yourself some questions. Why are you moving? Why do you want a new house? Why do you need a new house? One...

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‘Tis the Season

Posted by on December 20, 2017 in Brentwood, Buying, Franklin, Market, Nashville, Selling | 0 comments

‘Tis the Season

  To be jolly…or to buy a house! So many companies and industries slow down this time of year. Offices close for days at a time, the phone barely rings and employees get caught up on their personal errands. Unless you are a Realtor in the Nashville area. People...

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Real Estate Commissions – You Charge HOW MUCH?

Posted by on December 13, 2017 in Buying, Market, Realtors, Selling | 0 comments

Real Estate Commissions – You Charge HOW MUCH?

  I often hear from consumers that they feel real estate commission are too high. I often hear from real estate agents that real estate commissions are too low. I guess it depends on what side you’re on!  I also train a lot of agents. In doing so, I...

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