Laura Marie's Blog Posts

Hurricane Prep Checklist - Be Prepared

😱Tropical Storm Ian is making headlines here in Florida. There are projections that it could arrive here next week as a HURRICANE. OMG, what do I do?? Don’t panic‼️ These

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⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️SELLER in this rapidly shifting market!

I had the privilege of selling this new construction home to Army Veteran, Shay, 2 years ago. Having a new baby made the pull back to South Carolina and family strong. It was time to sell this.

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Here We Grow Again!

I am thrilled to announce that Correy Loggins has joined the Laura Marie Group at eXp Realty as an Agent Partner! He previously served in the Marine Corps as an Intelligence Analyst for the last

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Out of the cold and into Paradise

If you are needing a spotlight of joy in your day, take a moment to breathe in Nakeisha and Rohan’s exuberant joy as they celebrate the purchase of their first home. Their love and joy filled

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Rent? Buy? Here's How First Time Home Buyers Handled That Choice

🏡Home ownership as a key ingredient for Financial Success AND some very happy buyers! Feel good, inspiring story ahead. Heorhii and Kiersten moved to the Tampa Bay Area 6 months ago AND

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Find Out How This Riverview, FL Seller Closed Quickly in This Rapidly Shifting Market

👉SELLER PRO Tip: Work with a professional realtor who has STRONG location knowledge and understanding! “Tampa Bay, FL”, is not the same as “St Petersburg, FL”, or

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Family, Transitions & Winning in St Petersburg, FL

One of the many gifts of my job and the reminder that Life IS Good, is days like today. When I get to help my clients with their real estate goals and dreams AND then when I get to help their family

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Selling or Buying, Making the Transitions Easier

Two (2) hours slots to show this home. No outside signage BUT thanks to my Buyer-Seller MatchUp Program, two women that I love and respect are BOTH very happy today! After 20 happy years of

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New Construction - Is it worth the wait?

For this family the wait was worth it! This happy day that has taken over a year to happen! Matt and Sogia were originally from Florida but have been working in Silicon Valley for several years.

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The Demand For Luxury Homes Is On The Rise

As people realize their needs are changing, some are turning to luxury housing to find their dream home. Investopedia helps define what pushes a home into this category. In a recent

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Manasota Key, FL - One of my favorite places for a quick getaway

August was a whirlwind! As I was coming into the last week with 5 closings, I realized I needed a quick getaway. Manasota Key with its vast expanses and quiet nature was perfect!!! Plus this girl

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Trusted Real Estate Advisors Always Provide Expert Advice

If you’re a homeowner or are planning to become one soon, you’re probably looking for clear information about today’s housing market. And if you’ve turned to

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A Secret Obsession when Living in Paradise in Tampa Bay, FL

My secret obsession and I found THE BEST grouper reuben sandwich I have had since I moved to Florida‼️After appointments in Bradenton yesterday, I was SO hungry. Thought I could make it home but

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BUYERS: Let's Talk About Your Credit Score

Buyers, lift your head up and take heart. More people than you can imagine have credit score issues no matter what your economic status. Many times we think it is worse than it really is. You plug

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Just Listed - 3 Bed 2.5 Bath Corner Unit Townhouse in Osprey Lakes West Neighborhood of Riverview, FL

✨JUST LISTED✨ $349,900 - MLS #U8171712 This 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath, 1 car garage, corner unit townhouse, located in the gated Osprey Lakes West community, is spacious and packs in a lot of

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2 OPEN HOUSES Today, Riverview & St Petersburg, FL

✅🏡OPEN HOUSE - Saturday, 7/23/22➡️1:00-4:00 pm11831 Clare HillCrestview NeighborhoodRiverview, FL 33579 ➡️$379,900 - MLS #U8170572When you open the door and enter this lovely,

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Buyers take heart. Saved $60K BELOW list on today's closing!

🏡What an exciting day! My client, Wayne, and I had been looking for a while for his new home. Divorced, he really wanted a home that was big enough to accommodate his family. Today he closed on a

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JUST LISTED - 4 Bedroom, 2 Bath, 2 Car Garage, POOL Home in St Petersburg, FL

✨JUST LISTED✨ $484,900 - MLS #U8170815 Run, don’t walk to see this bright, light 4 bedroom, 2 bath, 2 car garage, POOL home in the Catalina Gardens neighborhood of St Petersburg, FL.

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Just Listed: Gorgeous 4 bed 2 bath in Crestview Neighborhood of Riverview, FL

✨JUST LISTED✨ Gorgeous 4 bed | 2 Bath | 2 Car Garage located in the Crestview Neighborhood of Riverview, FLWhen you open the door and enter this lovely, spacious, four-bedroom, two bathroom

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Fairy Tale, Just Beginning

I met Eric and Shay at one of my open houses. Eric reached out for a consultation as he was unhappy with realtors that he had interviewed and wanted someone who would help him understand the Tampa

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Life Transitions, Starting Ahead

Life transitions, good and challenging, happen. It is an honor when clients return to you for your assistance again and again because they trust you to have their back, make them $$ or save them $$,

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Happy 4th of July

It is my deepest desire that this holiday weekend brings you time to relax, connect, play, reboot and experience some renewal! If you know me well, you know I love inspiring quotes. To

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Big Worries Turned Into Big Success

✅My client was a direct referral. She lives out of state, is a veteran and was VERY worried about the time and expense to fly back to prepare her Allendale Terrace house for sale. After we talked,

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Savvy Female Investor Wins Big

💥Boom, she did it again!!! Help me celebrate my client and friend, Gina, on the sale of her tri-plex. When Gina takes on a project, she helps restore a neighborhood. There is no “lipstick

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Amazing Experience

🤩WOW, sums up my experience at the recent eXp Shareholder Summit in Orlando. There were non stop experiences, networking and information sharing. Because I like people and am outgoing most people

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Happy Father’s Day

I want to send out love, blessings and appreciation to ALL fathers everywhere! This includes all the men who have stepped in as father figures, role models and those that have adopted children. You

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Finding Good Help IS Possible in Florida

😭If you have done any renovation work in Florida, then you know the PAIN and dare I say agony of finding good contractors, handymen, painters, landscapers, cleaners, electricians, etc. People who

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Happy Pride Month

I love living in an area that is LOUD & PROUD and celebrates ALL diversity. Love is Love ❤️🧡💛💚💙💜Happy Pride Month🏳️‍🌈🔶Laura MarieLaura Marie GroupeXp Realty)

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The Winning Hand for Buyers - Pt 1

 ❓How do you figure out what a “good deal” is in this current market?? 🎯You do a BUYERS CONSULTATION with a qualified, professional realtor. One who has strong, current

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Memorial Day 2022 - Never Forget

Happy Memorial Day. I hope your long weekend has been filled with happy moments and relaxation!  I also think it is very important to make sure we pause and honor those who sacrificed ALL

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New 3 bed 2 bath Allendale Terrace, St Petersburg, FL Property Listed

⚡️JUST LISTED - $514,9003 🛏 - 2🛁 nicely updatedAllendale Terrace Neighborhood509 39th Ave N, St Petersburg, FL 🙋‍♀️OPEN HOUSESThurs-Fri, May 26th & 27 - 5:00-7:30 pmSat

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Florida Homeowner - TERMITE Talk

➡️TERMITE TALK-I've had several new Florida homeowners call me freaking out because they suddenly have termites in their home. Don’t freak out, termites ARE part of home ownership in

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NEW LISTING - Crescent Lake neighborhood, fully renovated Tri-Plex in St Petersburg, FL

 ➡️OPEN HOUSESDates: Saturday & Sunday, 5/21/2022, 5/22/2022Time: 2:00-4:00 pm 👍Would you like a home or property that makes you money while you ? Do you LOVE downtown St Pete

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Winning Smart & Coming Home!

This is a very happy day for Deb and Pete. Born and raised in St Pete, FL, life, work and raising a family has had them in Ohio for many years. Their parents are still here and getting older and

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Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

Today was a special day because for the first time EVER, the whole team was together to share a meal and connect. 🌟Priceless!!! We’ve all heard “teamwork makes the dream work

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Happy Mother's Day 2022

Happy Mother’s Day to ALL moms today. The fur baby moms , step moms, bonus moms, adoptive moms, single moms, foster moms, all the woman who show up as the “mom” for their,

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The Ugly Duckling for the WIN

Congratulations to @EstyBain on her NOT “insta” house!!! She has vision, smarts and gumption‼️This 3 🛏🛏🛏 1 🛁 home is located in Roser Park, St Pete, FL. Walking distance

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FL Home Buyers ALERT‼️ Don't get gobsmacked by your mortgage payment

➡️Florida buyers, pay attention to how your taxes affect your monthly payment. Florida is one of the few states that bases your pre-approval on the sellers' taxes, not what YOUR actual taxes

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You matter. Your Dreams Matter. Let’s Do This

I do my best every. single. transaction. Your price point doesn’t matter. You matter. I value and appreciate my clients and frankly I appreciate their feedback. Thanks Julia!!! You and

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Hats Off Garden Party - Supporting the Arts

The St Petersburg’s Art Alliance had a “Hats Off Garden Party” Sponsorship event this past Sunday at the Rutland-Farley Estate in St Petersburg. It was a glorious day for this.

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Relationships that last!

🌟I am so blessed with such exceptional clients and Danielle certainly comes under that category! I love building long term relationships and the true gift is that so many have become friends,

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Happy Earth Day

🌎Moving to Florida was a gift that allowed me connect to the outdoors 365 days a year. I do my best to live “Earth Day” every day. 🐝We planted for the pollinators, put in rain

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💎Off Market Gem-SOLD

Help me celebrate and congratulate my client Katherine as she begins her next adventure in her superbly renovated, open floor plan, 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom condo.She has a stunning updated kitchen

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BUYERS, you can win in this market with the right strategy

🎉Congratulations to first time home owners Julia and Kyrylo!!! We met one month ago for a buyers consultation. During the consultation we drill down on what their wants, needs and desires are.

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New Beginnings for Easter Sunday

Happy Easter! My hope for you is that wherever you are today, that peace, hope and renewal fill you and guide your day.☮️💗Laura MarieLaura Marie GroupeXp Realty727-350

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Seller's dreams come true - and makes $55,000 over list price!

“This whole transaction was smooth as glass”, my client Katherine announced at closing today! How often do you hear that in this crazy market??? 😊Thank you Katherine. 

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Hard Stop - Reboot

Happy Tuesday, I’m back in the office, refreshed and brimming with gratitude! It has been 3 years since I have had a get away and true day off. Not smart🙄, I know. So it was time for a

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Gala Celebration - Thank You

✨The Tampa Bay Real Producers Agents Choice Awards Gala was SO much fun! It was held at The Vault in downtown Tampa and was so beautiful. It was fun seeing everyone rolling in really &ldquo&

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Homeowner PSA About Your HVAC System

😳Found out something new today that felt important to share about taking care of your HVAC system so that you get years of good service. I’ve owned my home for a year, so I had

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First time home buyer makes bold choices & WINS big!

The current real estate market is daunting for  experienced buyer/investors and can completely blow out and discourage first time home buyers. 💪😎My client, Danielle, first time home

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New Realtor Associate has joined the team!

🌟Please help me celebrate and welcome Realtor Associate, Kerry Higgins, to the Laura Marie Group at eXp Realty!!!For the past 30 years Kerry has worked in Finance and Banking for Fortune 500

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Agents Choice Awards Finalist • Tampa Bay Real Producers

 What an honor to have been nominated as a finalist by my peers as the “Rising Star of the Year” (Female) for the Tampa Bay Real Producers - AGENT CHOICE AWARDS. I deeply

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Bringing the Magic

My client Katherine went on to say, ❝The entire process has moved forward because of you. I truly think it never would have come together without your constant watchfulness and ability to

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Just Listed - Gorgeous 2 bed 1.5 bath Coffee Pot Bayou Home in St Pete, FL

🌟JUST LISTED3101 3rd St N - St Petersburg, FL$595,000 ➡️OPEN HOUSE - 2:00-5:00 PMSaturday & Sunday, March 19 & 20 ✅https://bit.ly/3101-3rd-St-NThis property website has

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Happy St Patrick's Day 2022

☘️I’ve got a heavy dose of Irish in me from my Mom’s side of the family. This year, I am definitely feeling the need to spread extra blessings. So here’s another one:;☘️

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🌟Upcoming Event - “Building it Big & Building it Fast”

This is going to be a great panel this Thursday, March 17th, at Whiskey Cake Tampa discussing "Building it Big and Building it Fast" hosted by Tampa Bay Real Producers with Cabot Brown, Cash Ealey

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Made it to the Top 15% of Realtors Nationally

🤩 Wow, I received an email from Homesnap Pro letting me know that I am in the top 15% of realtors NATIONALLY!I didn’t get here alone. I am so thankful and grateful to my team and to all of

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Blessings in Paradise

Last week was SO special! My brother was here to visit after not seeing him for over a year. We were feeling so blessed to be together, share good food and conversation. He loves disc golf. I

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Faith in Action

🎉What a day to celebrate Farron, Colleen, their sweet pup Prince Harry 🐶 and the power of prayer and faith!!! Yesterday they closed on their gorgeous home in South Tampa AND Farron

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Courage to follow Real Math, not Emotional Math & win BIG

🌟First time home owner, Ashley, had the courage to choose the real math vs “emotional math” to win this deal and win big in her life choices. Ashley is a NASA scientist turned

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Is your Realtor someone that other Realtors want to work with?

What a HAPPY DAY!!! Getting to closing day is always a happy day because I really love what I do and how I am able to help so many people. But seriously when you get to help a client who is also a

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Making the Magic Happen

This was a very happy day for Brenda and Tom. I could call this “Good Things Come to Those Who Persevere”! Help me congratulate and celebrate with them the purchase of their new 4

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Relationships Win Big - Who You Work With Matters

Congratulations to my long term client Mike on the purchase of this nicely renovated, off market duplex. He has been actively working towards financial freedom through real estate to increase his

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Happy Valentine's Day 2021

❤️Valentine’s Day is not just for couples or lovers in my world view. I love to take it as an opportunity to spread love and appreciation. For myself, my family and friends, my clients and

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Winning and Planning Ahead

Congratulations Thandar on your new home!!! It is a fully renovated, gorgeous 2 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath, condo with stunning water views. This purchase is part of her long term, wealth building plans

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A Rising Star in Tampa Bay

💫WOW, I am so honored and humbled to be featured as a Rising Star in the February edition of @TampaBayRealProducers magazine.🙌🙌First I want to give a huge thank you to Don Hill, his amazing

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New Florida Homeowner in 2021 - Homestead Exemption DEADLINE coming

 If you are a new Florida homeowner in 2021, you will want to know all about the Florida Homestead Exemption, which allows for claims up to $50,000 in tax exemptions on a primary.&

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Welcome to the Year of the Tiger

Happy Lunar New Year! As the Year of the Tiger begins, may it bless you and fill each of us with hope, bravery, courage and strength as we move through 2022. 🔸Laura Marieat Douglas Elliman

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Seller Alert - Simple Hacks to Increase Desire & Profit on Your Property

➡️People tend to think of the big projects that need to be finished before they can list their property. Many times there are small things that can be done that make a HUGE impact on the sale

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Highlights of 2021

Happy New Year!!! Hope everyone had a healthy, happy holiday season. I took this past weekend to catch up with family, friends and neighbors. Starting this New Year feeling filled up and ready for

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LAST Closing of 2021!

🏡LAST closing of 2021! What a wild ride this past year has been. 🤪🥂Congratulations to my client Grace. She is a first time home owner and will start her New Year in her:FULLY renovated - 3

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Making Your Move to the Tampa Bay Area Easy

🌟To be a Transition Specialist for people moving to Tampa Bay is such an honor! Let’s face it, it doesn’t matter how experienced of a buyer you are, purchasing a home from long

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Love, Peace and Joy

From my family to you and yours, wishing you a very Merry Christmas and happy holiday!

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What does “Smart Real Estate Investing” mean?

➡️It means $106K profit in a one year turn around on the sale of a property (and this wasn’t a fixer upper)‼️ Congratulations to my seller and what an amazing transaction this was. The

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Mid Winter Blessing

Take a moment today, take a breath and find the stillness where dreams are born. Plant the seeds of your dreams and desires so that as the days become longer, your dreams grow into reality.Happy

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Buyer Pro Tip

✅BUYER PRO TIP - Cash is not necessarily king when it comes to winning a contract. TERMS are very important to many sellers. Keep reading to find out more about the sale of this gorgeous, 2 year

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Dogs, Deals and Downpours

Dogs, Deals and Downpours‼️ This story begins at a Duplex in Clearwater, FL.Each side has 3 bedrooms & 1 bath. The property is on a HUGE triple lot piece of land.The owner was showing us the

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Happy Hanukkah 2021

🕎Happy Hanukkah to all my friends and clients that celebrate this Festival of Light and joy!!! 🌟Thinking about Hanukkah this morning made me think of the saying “Expect a Miracle

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Happy Thanksgiving 2021

Sending out blessings and gratitude to you today! My heart is full (and soon my belly). Been drinking my coffee and being with ALL that I have to be grateful for and that includes all the people who

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OPEN HOUSE - New Listing in Lakewood Estates in St Pete, FL

🌟 Just listed - $399,9002511 Columbus Way SLakewood EstatesSt Petersburg, FL3 bed | 2 bath | large, fully fenced backyard📍 OPEN HOUSE • Saturday, November 13, 2:00- 4:00 PM🏡 This

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Honoring Our Veterans

Today and always I honor our Vets. It has been my honor and privilege to be able to help many find their perfect home in my career as a realtor. Thank you for your service ❤️🔸Laura Marieat

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JUST LISTED - Spacious 4 bed 3 bath in Palmetto, FL

🌟JUST LISTED5431 Gavella Cove, Palmetto, FL➡️A David Weekley Home in the Gated Trevesta Community4 bed | 3 bath | Office | Huge 2+ Car Garage | Lanai$449,900This gorgeous home is only 2 years

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Coffee Pot Bayou Closing

We are closed on this charming 3 bed, 2 bath bungalow in the Coffee Pot Bayou neighborhood of St Pete!!!  A huge shout out and CONGRATULATIONS to Elaine and Sue. They were amazing at

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Must Read Home Buyer Alert

BUYER ALERT - If you’ve been feeling discouraged or despairing of being able to find your home (personal or investment property) in this current market, keep reading.A previous client of mine

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Didn’t Win the Contract, Don’t Give Up

I am SO happy!!! A big win for a friend of mine. Help me congratulate Frankie on his new 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 3+ HUGE garage home that is located on a little over a 1/2 acre lot, with tons of privacy

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Happy Halloween 2021

Happy Halloween! Hope your day is filled with lots of treats.\🔸Laura Marieat Douglas Elliman Real

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Buyers Edge

💥Boom, we did it again!!! I am personally so excited, my bestie, Jen, just bought a gorgeous, completely renovated home a couple doors down from me. We can go out our front doors and wave

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Real Heroes CAN Really Win

A huge, happy shoutout and congratulations to my client Alisa!!! She is one of our real life heroes. She’s in her 40s and is a 𝗙𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗳𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁𝗲𝗿, 𝗘𝗠𝗧

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LIVE on iHeart Radio

I was live on iHeartRadio | Business Happy Hour and on 970 WFLA radio station with Frank Coto and Doug Ford. We were talking about all things Real Estate and Argentine Tango‼️If you missed this,

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Sold - Bradenton Home Sells for $15K Over List

Single Mom • Nurse • Student • Super Renovator = Super HERO  ⭐️This home was priced at market value and closed at $15K over list and is the highest per sq ft sale for

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OPEN HOUSE - New Listing in St Pete, FL

JUST LISTED - 3025 3rd St N, St Petersburg, FLCoffee Pot Bayou Neighborhood - $535,000Open House Saturday October 2, 2:00-4:00 pm3 bedroom - 2 bath • Split Floor Plan, Charming

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JUST LISTED - 3025 3rd St N, St Petersburg, FL

Coffee Pot Bayou Neighborhood - $535,0003 bedroom - 2 bath • Split Floor Plan, Charming Bungalow➤Perfect for extended family or income potential✅For all photos, virtual tour, floor plan and

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First Investment Property - Buyer Wins Big

SOLD • $17,000 under appraised value - $4,500 towards closing costs!!!What a story! Help me in congratulating my buyer, Sarah on her first investment property in the lovely neighborhood of

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Top Agent Magazine Recognition

➡️The celebration and gratitude continues!!! I was nominated to be featured in Top Agent magazine and I was in this week’s magazine‼️I LOVE what I do. I LOVE helping your dreams come

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Top 25% Award of Realtors Nationally

  Wow, I received an email from Homesnap Pro letting me know that I am in the top 25% of realtors NATIONALLY! I didn’t get here alone. I am so thankful and grateful to my team

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Trusting Synchronicity & Trusting the Process

Congratulations to my bestie for always being bold, making courageous choices and having faith that her aligned choices ARE working out for her!!! Plus she always listens to me😂Six years ago

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When Sellers AND Buyers Win Big

This transaction really celebrates the best in humanity. It’s the story of a buyer and a seller who worked together to make sure everybody won and felt good at the end of the transaction. 

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OPEN HOUSE - New Listing in Bradenton, FL

OPEN HOUSE - This Saturday, 9/4/21 • 2:00-4:00 pm1306 30th St W, Bradenton, FL - $344,900It is not often that you get to experience a home that has been so thoroughly and lovingly renovated.

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Exciting Historic Kenwood Investment Property

😄Why the big smile? It’s a 13K UNDER LIST smile at closing! YES, in this hot market my client Matt closed on a property that is a fabulous home AND investment property in Historic

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American Diplomat Finds Home in St Pete

Congratulations Amy on your new home that provides a home base for you and is an income producing property! Amy is an American Diplomat and was a direct referral from another client of mine that is

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Faith Over Fear

Yesterday was SO special as I get to celebrate this AMAZING woman, @GinaSas, as she made bold (at times intimidating) choices and closed on a Triplex in the gorgeous Crescent Lake neighborhood in St

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You Don’t Want to be the One Saying “I Wish I Had Bought That”

Congratulations to one of my favorite neighborhood rehab & restoration experts, @mikerideinvest on his purchase of a duplex on a large lot in the beautiful Magnolia Heights neighborhood. 

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If You Have a Home Under Contract, This is a Must Read

If you currently have a home under contract, it is VERY important that you get insurance secured now!So many people put off securing insurance as one of the last things they do. Don’t be that

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Remote Buyer Wins BIG

Congratulations to my buyer Harrison, a very smart and savvy, first-time home owner! He is now the proud owner of the “ugliest house, in a great neighborhood” 🤣 Yes you read

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Finding the Gem in a Hot Market

So excited to have found this beautiful 2 bed, 1 bath, 1 car garage home located on a spacious corner lot in Disston Heights, St Pete! It’s a wonderful home that will support my client’s

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Savvy Investing

Congratulations to my seller Lori! She is a school teacher who started small several years ago slowly, steadily, building a real estate investment portfolio for her future. Selling these two

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The End of Forbearance, 4 Reasons it Will NOT Lead to a Wave of Foreclosures

With forbearance plans about to come to an end, many are concerned (and many are waiting for) the housing market to experience a wave of foreclosures like what happened after the housing bubble 15

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You Can Do Restorations the Right Way AND Still Make a Good Profit

Aaaannd SOLD, $35K over list! This was quite the journey for my neighborhood restoration experts, Mike & Gina. This property hit the market on my birthday last October and I called them

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My WHY

These beautiful reviews speak to my heart. I LOVE helping people and making a difference. I feel blessed by the clients in my life who have put their trust in me.  I am definitely not a

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Happy 4th of July Weekend

Happy 4th of July Weekend - There are celebrations all over the city.On our new Pier - St. Petersburg Pier, 802 2nd Ave NSaturday: You will find live music all day, in addition to the return of the

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A Weekend of Color

 St Pete is a vibrant and colorful city filled with art, music, murals, parks, boating, great food and SO much more!!! This past weekend the sunsets were absolutely breathtaking, there were

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Protect Your Loved Ones

I am not a lawyer and I am not giving you legal advice. That said, if you own a home and have assets, please get yourself a good lawyer who will assist you with estate planning and your will.

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Huge Leap of Faith Made a Dream Come True

A HUGE congratulations to Kim and her 2 daughters as they settle into their 2 bed 2 bath large, gracious villa in Palm Harbor this weekend. Kim received permission to work remotely and she and her

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Happy Father's Day 2021

I am sending out love, blessings and appreciation to my Dad and ALL fathers everywhere! This includes all the men who have stepped in as father figures, role models and those that have adopted

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Better Together

President Biden passed a bill this week that honored and made Juneteenth a Federal Holiday. That is a good step, but it is only a token action if ALL of us don’t consciously, deliberately make

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Out of State and Ready to Sell? We’ve got you covered!

Selling your home from a distance, no worries, we’ve got you covered. Today I get to congratulate and celebrate with Mauricio & Alayna on the sale of their home.They had moved out of state

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Success Tip to Win the Contract

Aaaaand we are closed!!! Congratulations to my seller Alex as this was an interesting haul getting to closing. We were blessed that everyone involved in this transaction was exceptional, my seller,

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Gorgeous 4 Bed 2 Bath Renovated Opportunity Just Listed

 This premium, completely renovated & permitted, 4 bedroom, 2 bath home in lovely Lakewood Estates will be your happy space you can’t wait to come home to at the end of a long day!

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Don't Miss Out

I was thinking the other day how sad it makes me when I see people who are qualified and ready to buy and they keep hesitating or are afraid of another big “real estate bust”. We

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OPEN HOUSE - Historic Kenwood - St Pete

OPEN HOUSE -  247 25th St N, St Petersburg, FLSaturday, June 5 • 2:00-4:00 PM Historic Kenwood Bungalow - HUGE Income Potential - $299,9002 bed • +Bonus Office Space •

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Happy Pride 2021

Happy Pride Month!This month and every month, let's celebrate self-expression and diversity. LOVE is!

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Never give up!

I am SO excited to congratulate my buyers Thandar & Kelly on the purchase of their gorgeous, newly renovated 3 bed, 1 bath, 1 car garage home that sits on a huge piece of land in Gulfport!!!They

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9 Month Turn Around - $37,000 Profit on a Home That Wasn’t a Flip

$37,000 in nine months on a move-in ready home, yes indeed!Congratulations Jen & Andrew on the sale of your home!!! I sold them this move-in ready, 3 bedroom, 2 bath, HUGE backyard home nine

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Remember & Honor - Memorial Day 2021

Today I take time to deeply reflect on the ultimate sacrifice so many have made to protect our freedoms. I honor you. I respect you. I give deep reverence to you and your loved ones that have to

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Can Buyers Still Win in a Sellers Market. YES

A HUGE congratulations to my seller, Alex, on selling her home!!! Not because it sold at over list price and not because it went to a great buyer.Something has really been on my heart to share with

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Hurricane Supplies - 10 Days Tax Free

Starting Friday, May 28, if you live in Florida, you can stock up on hurricane supplies and for the next 10 days, you won’t have to pay tax on your hurricane purchases.Included in the tax

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Happy Mother's Day

Happy Mother’s Day to ALL the moms today. The fur baby moms, step moms, bonus moms, adoptive moms, single moms, foster moms, all the women who show up as the “mom” for their

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Net Zero Homes - Good for You - Good for Your Investment

 Such an exciting closing! Help me to congratulate Erin Shine. He is a real estate investor who has been teaching how creating sustainable, net zero homes can increase your quality of life and

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New Listing: Historic Kenwood Bungalow with Huge Income Potential

 JUST LISTED - $299,900Historic Kenwood Bungalow - HUGE Income Potential2 bed + Bonus Office Space • 1 bathThis gracious 1925 bungalow has crown molding throughout. Vintage tile in the

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Gorgeous Mid-Century Modern Pool Home Just Listed in Harshaw Lake, St Pete

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7 New Listings Launching in St Pete FL

7 listings launching, 5 active (3 already under contract) & 2 coming next week! Feeling blessed with all the AMAZING people I get to work with this month! Helping people make dreams come

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Investment Portfolio Just Listed

One of my clients is divesting a couple of her investment portfolio properties. Both are good income producers. Because they are both tenant occupied, check out the Matterport links that will give

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Income Producing New Listing

JUST LISTED - This income producing home in the Greater Woodlawn neighborhood in St Pete is a gem!Main House:2 bed 1+ bath AND a Bonus Room2 car detached garageOversized corner lot with privacy

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Life is Good

I LOVE being back in downtown St Pete! I had so much fun with my photo shoot with Barry Lively @blivelyimages. Life is good and I love being at Douglas Elliman!!Laura Marieat Douglas Elliman Real

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Prospering in St Pete

CELEBRATION! That is what happens when two people you love like family have a closing on their second St Pete home! When they have been steadfastly learning how to create sustainable income and

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Wishing You a Happy Easter

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So Excited to Share!

2020 was a year that asked many of us to dig deeper into our personal and professional goals. To get really clear on what matters and what are our next steps as we deepen into 2021. As a result of

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Not Always Easy, But Definitely Worth It!

15 Months of hard work and dedication!That is what my client Jason put in to be able to purchase this beautiful income producing home.Join me in celebrating with Jason this new home, new beginning!!

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The Pause

Celebrating this moment. Since the beginning of the year I’ve basically mainlined afternoon lattes to keep going with the move, renovations and business at full tilt. Have to admit, the stress

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Small Actions Lead to More $$$

Everyone knows that to get your home ready to sell is expensive AND overwhelming.Not true!Very often, small efforts yield big payoffs. The top picture is a turn off for a lot of buyers. In the lower

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St Pete Beach Declared #1 Beach in the US

This week Trip Advisor named St Pete Beach the #1 beach in the US and #5 Globally!!! This is just one of the many reasons I tell everyone “I live in paradise”. Here in St Pete

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A Gift That Came Out of 2020 

2020 was such a hard year for so many and yet today on the other side, I get to celebrate and congratulate Hoa, brand new home owner, on her first home!!!Hoa works in the tech industry and was

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Magnificent OFF MARKET Investment Property - SOLD

Chicago born, brilliant business man, Rahim, fell in love with St Pete and wanted to start his investment property portfolio here. And what a magnificent OFF MARKET property (not found on Zillow!) I

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Don't Miss the Deadline -- SAVE big tax $$

'If you are a new Florida homeowner, you will want to know all about the Florida Homestead Exemption, which allows for claims up to $50,000 in tax exemptions on a primary residence. DEADLINE TO

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House Hacking & a Hero Wins

We LOVE when a Hero wins! Please help me in congratulating Marine Corp Veteran, Christian on his new income producing home. His space is a gorgeous, everything renovated 2 bed, 2 bath home and the

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Ohio Couple Making Their Dream a Reality

Congratulations Ike & Kelly for making your dream a reality!!!They wanted to find their dream pool home and move to Florida full time and they made it happen!It is so important to find the home

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Courage and Grit

Crystal is the embodiment of courage and grit! She knew that real estate investment was her next step to set up her financial future but after living through difficult family challenges as a child,

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Long Distance Real Estate Investing Success

Long distance real estate investing SUCCESS!!! Congratulations Aaron & Liz on starting to build your financial future for your family through real estate investment.Aaron is a tax accountant

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Real Estate Magic & Community Impact

42 Closings$13 Million in Sales8,000 meals donated because of you!2020 for all it’s challenges brought so many blessings as I was able to help SO many people achieve their real estate dreams

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Together We Are Better -- Hello 2021!

2020 is a year that none of us will ever forget. The toll it has taken on so many is beyond comprehension. I know that when we remember we are a community and do what we can to help (I don’t

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Big Leap for the Lifestyle & Location They Desire

Congratulations to Rob & Sue, who had the courage to take the leap to live the lifestyle they desire, in the location they desire!!!They’ve been working towards this for a year. They love

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VA Home Loan WIN!

Closings like this always move me deeply. Help me celebrate first-time home owner, Shay. She is an Army Veteran, with 8 years of service. She went on and got her Masters Degree and was ready to use

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Wishing You Peace & Joy This Christmas

Merry Christmas to my family & friends who celebrate this holiday!From my home to yours, I wanted send out blessings for you that include peace, joy, love and good food!!!Laura Marie(727) 350

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Miracles and A Home for the Holidays

HOME for the holidays! Miracle makers in the form of mortgage brokers. Over the moon excited, grateful and feeling blessed. That is my current mood as I wish you a Happy Solstice! Today is being

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Sold Dunedin Condo is a Double Win

Holiday magic is sprinkled on this condo that sold yesterday. My sellers Nick and Dianne (world renowned photographer and a writer) brought their creative spirits together to create this vibrant,

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Happy Hanukkah 2020

Sending out blessings to all my friends and clients who have begun celebrating Hanukkah. May peace, joy and laughter fill your.

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Just Sold: 3 Bed 2 Bath Home in St Pete, FL

Congratulations Brian & Ashley on new beginnings in your 3 bed 2 bath home!!!It was an epic journey to closing with many challenges along the way AND it is done! Wishing you many happy

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My Renovation & Restoration Specialists Are at it Again

My renovation and restoration specialists, Mike & Gina, are at it again!They will restore and rehab this home and you WILL want to see it when they are done! This is the “rundown”

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New Roof, New Appliances, and Saving $$$: First-Time Homeowner Lands Dream Deal

Congratulations to first-time home owner Marissa! She was a direct referral and a dream to work with. She didn’t want to renew her lease and wanted to be prepared early. She started doing her

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Patience & Determination Win Beachside Condo

Patience and having a long view is an asset in real estate. I met Jennifer a year and a half ago. She is a real estate agent in Ohio, skilled with investment properties and has a burning desire to

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Happy Grateful Thanksgiving

2020 has been a year for the history books. I think most of us feel a bit ragged around the edges from all that 2020 has dished up. As Thanksgiving was approaching, I started focusing on all the

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New Home, New Adventure & Real Estate Investment Success

Congratulations to my bestie who is courageous, smart and savvy!!! We just closed on her 3rd property!Real estate investment works if you do it the right way! When I explained it to her and how to

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Operation Turkey Day

Blessings are overflowing! It is a powerful gift when a client becomes a dear friend. Gina and I had fun shopping together for turkeys and all the fixings for four St Pete families so that they

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Celebrating My GRI Certification

Please help me celebrate my GRI Certification!!!I am a big believer in continuing education. It truly is the only way I can continue to serve you at higher, more informed levels.The Graduate Realtor

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4 Reasons to Get Pre-Approved Now

A solid pre-approval from a reputable loan officer (NOT the online calculator) will set you up to win in this market!Nothing worse than finding the home of your dreams or the investment property

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Restoration Rehab Score in St Pete

Lauren and Bill did it again! We just closed on this 3 unit investment property in the United Central neighborhood of St Pete. The building sits on a HUGE double lot of land. Homes with a lot of

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Celebrating Magical, Off-Market Deal for Hardworking Family

Yesterday was a day to celebrate!Keith and Amy bought their first home, a fabulous OFF MARKET find, in the lovely St Petersburg, Meadowlawn neighborhood. It is a beautiful 3 bed 1 bath home, with

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A Heartfelt Thank You to our Veterans

From the deepest part of my heart, I want to thank all the Veterans who have served this country! I feel blessed that as a realtor, I have been able to help so many Veterans get homes utilizing

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Heroic Teamwork Through Tropical Storm Saves Closing

What appeared as a simple investment property purchase by one of my favorite neighborhood restoration, rehab & renew specialists, Lauren & Bill, had quite a dramatic, not sure it was going

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Gorgeous St Petersburg, FL Home Sold Quickly for $20K over List Price

This gorgeous, move-in-ready Snell Shores home sold quickly at $20K over list price!!!This is real estate at its best. You love the sellers, you love the home, you take care of the business side of

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Savvy First-Time Homeowners Save Money on Rent and Build up Equity

Celebrating smart, savvy, first time home owners, Katy & Chris!!! They don’t want to waste their money on rent. They want to be building equity and start their journey of real estate

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Why You Want a Pro Realtor Like Me on Your Side

A lot of people say they think I’m always smiling......They haven't seen me on an end-of-the-month closing day when at 8:00 am, I have to get on the phone to wrangle a deal that was supposed

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Great Deals Happen with Great People at Your Back

11 months later AND we are closed!!! When I first met Rick, I knew he was looking for that “unicorn” house (perfect price, perfect neighborhood, perfect land, etc). He wanted the perfect

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Things To Avoid After Applying for Your Mortgage

IMPORTANT VIDEO TO WATCH if you are planning on buying a home soon or are under contract and getting a mortgage. I’ve seen many people make some of these mistakes and lose out on the home

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Grief can crush us or spark that place within us that says, reach for your dreams now, live more now!Yessica and Jesse had more grief in one year than any family should have to go through. They rose

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Spacious, Vibrant 2 Bed 2 Bath Condo at 55+ Community in Downtown Dunedin

55+ Community2 bed/1 bathSpacious CondoWalk to vibrant downtown DunedinArtistically UpdatedLow HOA feeTons of AmenitiesPool & Shuffle BoardNo Pets - No Renting Whoever said 55+ had to be

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Investing in Real Estate with Intention and Grace


Investment Property Heroes is what I call Lauren & Bill. Why do I call them that? Because when they buy a rundown or seriously neglected property, they don’t just do the minimum to make

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When Owning Your Dream Home is Less Expensive than Renting

First time home owner SUCCESS. It’s another closing that makes me SO happy!!! I met London a few years ago while I was out dancing. We have maintained contact through the years.London &

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Just Sold: Stunning Home for Clients that Feel like Family

This gorgeous 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom home WITH a stunning 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom separate in-law apartment has SOLD to people that feel like family after getting to know them this past year. And Miss

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Gratitude, Teamwork, and a Contract $25K over Asking Price

Starting this week with overflowing gratitude! Open houses got so much better with my team representing this weekend. Everyone who came through was thoughtful, respectful and fun. Landed a

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OPEN HOUSE - Saturday October 10 - 480 42nd Ave NE in St Pete

OPEN HOUSE - Saturday October 10 • 2:00-4:00pm480 42nd Ave NE, St Petersburg, FLRita Rex will be joining us, so stop by for a photo op with our newest team member, she loves meeting new

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New Listing Under $300K in St Pete FL

This home is an oasis in Snell Shores that is immaculate and move-in ready. It has been beautifully renovated with mature landscaping, fully fenced front and back yards, and whimsical

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New Beginnings for a Trusted Client

New beginnings for a repeat client. Always a gift! Heather is a traveling Mammographer and had been relocated out of state. She just got transferred back home. Kids are grown and she and Kevin

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Passion, Empowerment and a Grateful Heart

 Triple passion alert! 1) I've been sharing with a lot of women lately about what real estate investment would look like for them and how to get started. My big WHY on that. I love

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3 Pro Tips for Buyers That No One Ever Told You

Getting ready to buy? Here are the questions you need to ask before you buy AND nobody ever told you! If you don’t know the right questions to ask, you don’t get the right answers.

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First Time Homeowner Lands Newly Renovated, Income-Producing Home in St Pete, FL

Happy, happy first time homeowner!!! Ricky was very clear that he wanted his first home to also be income producing for him. This home is a treasure. The previous owner was a contractor and the

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Beautiful Income Producing Property Sold for $5,000 over List Price in St. Pete, FL

This beautiful, income producing property very quickly had eight offers and went under contract at $5,000 over list price!!!Gina and Mike are real estate investors who are smart, do great work

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Home Sale Brings New Beginnings for this School Teacher

This was an intense week. I was scheduled to close 3 properties on Friday. Due to last minute (I mean last minute) requirements from lenders, requiring me to have the phone glued to my ear for the

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Saltaire St Petersburg: The Luxury Condos of your Dreams

If you love St Pete and are looking to move here in the next 2 years or are tired of maintaining your home and want to have your days filled with gracious living, DO NOT miss the luxury condos at

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Giving Back to My Community with Feeding Tampa Bay

I stay true to my word.A client of mine was so excited and sent me this picture with a text. He had received this note in the mail from Feeding Tampa Bay, letting him know I had made a donation in

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After Hiring Laura, Couple Sells Condo in 10 days with Full Price Contract and Finds Dream Home

 The Call. You know that moment when kismet happens and you feel an immediate connection with someone. That’s what happened when I had a conversation with Jen and Andrew. They

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Good Mortgage Brokers made the Difference in Selling this Renovated St. Pete, FL Home

This sale is one for the books. My sellers are real estate investors who take pride in their work. They did a particularly beautiful job renovating this home and I knew this home would sell fast.--

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Helping this American Diplomat land a St Pete Beach Condo for under $300K

For me and my team, it is WAY more than buying and selling homes. It’s about being there for you BEFORE, DURING & AFTER your transaction. Yes, Leon is now the proud owner of a,

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Just Listed: Beautiful Income Producing Home in St Petersburg, FL

You are going to want to see this quaint, income producing home in the up & coming neighborhood of Oakwood Gardens.Main House - 2 bed/1 bath and has so much character! Beautiful, original

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Meet Cherie: Our Team's New Lead Buyers Agent

As I shared the other day, we are still growing and I am SO excited to share with you our new Lead Buyers Agent, Cherie Buell!She is ALL things that make her a fabulous Buyers Agent (along with

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Meet Rose: Your Home Sold Team's behind-the-scenes Superstar!

Your Home Sold Team is growing again!Before I share that news, I really have to spotlight Rose Dove. She is our behind the scenes SUPERSTAR! If you have done any transactions with me, you KNOW how

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Heads Up Home Sellers… What Buyers Are Looking For Now

Who knows what “normal” is going to look like for the rest of this year and future years in any area of our lives. But in spite of the uncertainty, buying and selling in the Tampa Bay

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Savvy Negotiation Saves First Time Home Buyer over $25,000 on his Dream Home in St. Petersburg, FL

What a wild ride this sale was, but Mike has $25,000 and an additional $1,500 reasons for the big grin on his face!As he shared in his review, with very limited inventory here in St Pete, he needed

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Happy 4th of July 2020

Today is not the 4th of July many of us envisioned at the beginning of the year. It invites us to pivot and find creative ways to connect with friends and family AND enjoy the day.Know that from my

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NEW LISTING: Gorgeous Island Condo in St. Petersburg, FL

Call Laura today at 727-350-7003 to schedule a tour!Come see & experience this peaceful island oasis that is just minutes from downtown St Pete & world class beaches! This gracious, updated,

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Just SOLD: This Military Counselor Lands her First Investment Property in Saint Petersburg, FL

7310 milesTechnology... a Saving Grace. Family... PricelessCongratulations Yury on your first home purchase and for having faith and vision to take action on your dreams!!!While stationed in

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This SOLD Home in St. Petersburg, FL Helps a Family Embrace New Beginnings

Lately I’ve been on a run of home sales that were so much fun because I was able to fiercely negotiate and help my clients find their dream home or the perfect investment property they were

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10 Showings, 2 Contracts, and 1 Listing... All in A Day's Work for this Saint Petersburg, FL Realtor

You know those days when from the moment it starts you just have to ride the wave because there is no slowing it down??✅ 10 Showings, 2 Contracts, 1 Listing -- and DONE!Today I was blessed,

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Love and Blessings on this Father's Day

I want to send out love, blessings and appreciation to ALL fathers everywhere! This includes all the men who have stepped in as father figures, role models and those that have adopted children. You

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Real Estate Rated TOP Long-term, Dependable Investment for 7th Year in a Row

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Clutter Clearing & Cleaning Sold this Saint Petersburg, FL Home with $10K Higher Selling Price!

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Perseverance and Teamwork Lands Sale for these NYers

This home sale is the quintessential example of perseverance and why having a GREAT TEAM at your back makes all the difference! Have to give a HUGE shoutout to my Broker Dara Khoyi, Mercedes

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Making Magic Happen to Land the Perfect Urban Getaway

A direct referral. We meet. We click. We make magic happen!That’s the short version. Jennifer found her way to me because she was so FRUSTRATED with the realtor she had tried to work with. One

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Talented Local Artist Finds her Dream Home

You don’t have to settle, dreams do come true! Maggi was frustrated because she felt like realtors weren’t listening to her or really trying to help. A friend of hers recommended me.

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SUPER Low Interest Rates make it Perfect Time to Buy

So many people are asking me the question if NOW is a good time to buy… And the answer is if you plan on financing a home, NOW is the perfect time to buy due to SUPER LOW interest rates. 

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We Must Build a Tomorrow Worth Living and Fighting For

My heart is aching for the state of our nation, our people right now. Please bear with me as I know I’m not going to say this perfectly. And to not say anything is not ok and immoral.I grew up

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Sarah's Story Part 2 -- and a Team Update!!!

PART 2 of the Sarah story.......Has anyone else struggled with adding members to your team? I’ve got exceptional mortgage specialists I work with. Contractors and handymen I really trust. My

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Two Closings This Week!!! Part 2

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Time to Dance - Finding this Veteran & Tango Dancer his Dream Home

It is my honor to have served and continue to serve so many veterans. This is also about choosing a professional Realtor you TRUST! AND➡️➡️💵 have your client walk away from

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Two Closings This Week!!! Part 1

   2 Closings this week🙌🏼🙌🏼The first one I shared when it went under contract. But we all know, it only matters WHEN YOU CLOSE!Michelle and Chris have been married for 31.

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SIX Reasons Why Selling Your Home on Your Own is a MISTAKE

There are many benefits to working with a real estate professional when selling your house. During challenging times like the one we face today, it is even more important to have an expert guide you

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Given how we have seen more unemployment claims than ever before over the past several weeks, fear is spreading widely. Some good news, however, shows that more than 4 million initial unemployment

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We Are Under Contract!

I got 3 houses under contract this past week which is awesome but not what matters.The people I get to know and serve and help them with their dreams, THAT is what matters! A young woman, living on

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Just Sold -- Fabulous Investment Property in St Petersburg FL

Lauren & Bill just scored this house at $30,000 below list price✅💰 I am SO happy for them! This is the 3rd investment property deal I’ve done with them. They are truly 

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2 Mortgage Myths that MAY Be Holding You Back From Your Dream Home

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Successful Real Estate Investment For The Everyday Person

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7 SELLER TIPS to Upgrade Your Home's Style For $100 or Less

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4 Tips for Effectively Making a HOME Offer In A HOT Market

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