Garage Sale Tips to help Reduce Clutter

By admin | July 27, 2018

Tackling clutter is my first recommendation when it comes to staging a home. It’s a great way for clients to start clearing out items ahead of their move. Here are a few tips to get started. List your sale on the “Garage Sale” section of Craigslist and on any neighborhood Facebook page groups. Include photos…

The Emotions of Buying

By admin | July 9, 2018

Buying a home brings on a roller coaster of emotions. It doesn’t matter if you’re looking for your very first home or downsizing to your retirement home, it’s always an emotional journey. Here are few common emotions buyers experience during the process.   EXCITEMENT You’ll feel excited to take this next step in life! You’re…

It's time to find the perfect backyard for your new grill!

By admin | July 2, 2018

Summer is in full swing, and if you ask me, there’s nothing better than an evening with burgers and brats on the grill, neighbors over to play yard games and dogs romping in the yard. If outdoor entertaining is also a priority for you in your new home, here are four things to look for:…

It’s time to find the perfect backyard for your new grill!

By admin | July 2, 2018

Summer is in full swing, and if you ask me, there’s nothing better than an evening with burgers and brats on the grill, neighbors over to play yard games and dogs romping in the yard. If outdoor entertaining is also a priority for you in your new home, here are four things to look for:…

Grilling Season is here! Charcoal or Gas?

By admin | June 29, 2018

The great grill debate happens throughout the country each summer. Are you a charcoal griller or do you prefer a gas grill? Here’s a breakdown of key differences between gas and charcoal.  Call us if your Grill needs a new home!

Tax Free Days Ahead for Hurricane Supplies!

By admin | May 31, 2018

Vacation Property: Dream Responsibly

By admin | March 30, 2018

It happens a lot here in paradise. The dream vacation on the beach suddenly morphs into a dream of buying a piece of this paradise.
If you’re considering buying a property in your dream getaway area, here are some preparatory steps you can take as you embark on your search:

Don’t Push Your Luck – 4 Signs To Go With A Pro

By admin | February 22, 2018

Even with St. Patrick’s Day, finding the right place to call home requires more than luck. It requires the skill and insight of a professional. If you’re in the process of buying a home, here are 4 signs for when it’s time to call in an agent. 1. You realize the inaccuracies of the internet…

StiverFirth International – the team that gets results!

By admin | July 24, 2017

We are so excited that our team was ranked #16 in sales for Residential Listings among all RE/MAX Brokerages in Florida for the first quarter of 2017! We LOVE helping people with their Happily Ever Afters here in paradise! When you hire StiverFirth International, you are hiring a team with experience, dedication, and proven success.…

Results are in – StiverFirth International had a great 2016!

By admin | June 8, 2017

Congratulations to StiverFirth International for their major accomplishments in 2016: – #1 in total sales for RE/MAX Alliance Group, the #1 RE/MAX Brokerage in Florida with 7 offices in Manatee, Sarasota and Charlotte counties. – #17 in residential sales in Florida for all RE/MAX brokerages. – #18 in commercial and residential sales in Florida for…