Cindy Chavez Thornton's Blog Posts

Inexpensive Home Improvements

Inexpensive Home ImprovementsA lot of our wallets are running thin and expensive home improvement projects are not an item on many people’s list. There are inexpensive improvements that you

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Things to Ignore When Looking at Homes

Things to Ignore When Looking at HomesHuh? Ignore?! Are you off your rocker? Shouldn’t you pay attention to EVERYTHING when looking for a home? Well… yes and no. There are things you

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How to Afford a Home in Today's Market

How to Afford a Home in Today's MarketHome ownership in today’s market, especially for a first time home buyer, can seem an almost impossible task to achieve. We’re here to hopefully

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Holiday Decorating Tips

Holiday Decorating TipsIt’s the moooooost wonderful tiiiiiiime of the yeeeeeeaaaaar! In all seriousness, here are some holiday decorating tips from Blue Spirit Realty to you. Getting your home

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4 Things to Look for When Choosing a Real Estate Agent

4 Things to Look for When Choosing a Real Estate AgentGetting an agent who knows what they are doing is a much harder task than it sounds. You want to make sure you are working with someone who

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Putting your Heart in your Home

Putting your Heart in your HomeTo our faithful readers, we are deeply sorry we missed our blog post last week. We have a personal blog post we would like to share…Life gets the best of

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Top 5 Halloween Movies for both Children and Adults

Top 5 Halloween Movies for both Children and AdultsWe’re doing a different kind of blog post this week and are going to list out our top 5 picks for Halloween movies for both adults and

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Tips to Brighten your Home

Tips to Brighten your HomeHere in Florida, sunshine is abundant and can light up just about any home in the state. There are many things about your home that you could look at if this is not

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Preparing your Home for Halloween

Preparing your Home for HalloweenAre you ready for the trick or treaters? Do you decorate your home for Halloween? Here are some tips and tricks for your home and the Halloween season.Check for

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5 Fixes to Common Bathroom Problems

5 Fixes to Common Bathroom ProblemsDoes your shower head’s water pressure seem off? How about that wobbly toilet seat? Is your bathtub not draining? Here are some common bathroom problems and

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Don't Skip the Inspection!

Don't Skip the Inspection!It has happened to many home buyers and some may even question: should I skip the home inspection? If a lot of offers are being thrown at a home, some may resort to

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Florida's Fall Season

Florida's Fall SeasonIsn’t the picture above pretty? Well you won’t see much of that in Florida unfortunately. Fall season in Florida, also known as Summer 2.0, is more of an extended

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An Overview of Homeowner's Insurance

An Overview of Homeowner's InsuranceYou hear a hissing noise coming from the kitchen. You look over and see smoke rising, someone had left the stove on and a nearby towel caught fire. You rush over

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How to Increase Your Credit Score

How to Increase Your Credit ScoreIn the United States, we have some of the worse financial education compared to other developed nations. Many Americans live under crippling debt. It could be from

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How Real Estate is Handled in the 21st Century

How Real Estate is Handled in the 21st CenturyReal estate practices have changed in the last 50 years and more drastically so in the last 15 years. Let’s shine some light on what makes buying

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Childproofing Your Home

Childproofing Your HomeA safe home is a happy home and you may be unaware of just how much your home may NOT be safe for your child. We will go over different areas of the home and what attention

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FAQ - Selling Your Home

FAQ - Selling Your HomeAre you ready to sell your home? Have you thought about price? How do you find buyers? Let us ease your thoughts a bit by giving you some information on some commonly asked

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A Brief Overview of Buying Your First Home

A Brief Overview of Buying Your First HomeBuying your first home can seem intimidating but it doesn’t have to be! This is a brief guide that you can follow to help jumpstart the process of

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Luxury Home Upgrades

Luxury Home UpgradesStop thinking about world issues and personal finances for a moment and let’s dive into some comforting future potential in your home. We’re talking of course about

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Rid the Clutter and Sell Faster

Rid the Clutter and Sell FasterWhen you first buy a home, you may think your home has too little. Given some time, you may be questioning who invited the pack rat in. We acquire things and materials

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How to Buy a Home with Limited Funds

How to Buy a Home with Limited FundsMany of us are strapped for cash and don’t have the funds for a huge investment such as a home purchase. Thankfully, there are many ways to get a home with

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Debt Reduction Tips

Debt Reduction TipsMarch is already here and the holidays are long gone. You’ve been looking at the credit card bills and it may seem like you are counting pennies to pay the next bill. We

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What Real Estate TV Shows Get Wrong

What Real Estate TV Shows Get WrongReal estate TV shows make great television entertainment for those looking into buying or selling a home. But entertainment comes at a cost. There are many things

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Make Small Spaces Larger than Life

Make Small Spaces Larger than LifeAre your living quarters a bit tight? Do you constantly run out of storage space? A small space can seem like an inconvenience for most but those that know how to

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How to Boost your Home's Curb Appearance

How to Boost your Home's Curb AppearanceWhether you are selling your home or maybe you just don’t like how it’s starting to look decayed, a home’s curb appeal is everything. No one

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Top 12 Kitchen Essentials

Top 12 Kitchen EssentialsSo you’ve bought a new home but start to realize you are missing quite a few kitchen items that you don’t have for various reasons. Perhaps you are coming from a

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Financial Preparation Tips Before Buying a Home

Financial Preparation Tips Before Buying a HomeOk so you’re ready to begin thinking about buying a home. You’re not quite ready yet but are prepared to buy a home within the next 12

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Home Buying Dealbreakers

Home Buying DealbreakersLast year and last blog post we spoke of things you could ignore when buying a home. What about those critical deal breakers? There are things about any home that you can

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Self-Care Tips at Home

Self-Care Tips at HomeWhile many of us are stuck at home, it can be hard to maintain your routine and even maintain our sanity. We would like to provide some self-care tips you can implement to make

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Real Estate and COVID-19

Real Estate and COVID-19We apologize we missed everyone last week but wanted to address the elephant in the room: COV-19, otherwise known as the Coronavirus and its relation to real estate and what

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