Not So Green

Posted By Post Date: November 26, 2011

I am expecting to get some criticism on our down play on Green construction.  We have found, especially in our local market (Miami and Boca Raton), if Green costs more it is a tough sell.  If the Green product saves energy or has a better life expectancy our clients will at least listen.  However, just because something is Green does not do it in our market.  We have had [...]

Bright White

Posted By Post Date: November 21, 2011

Whether you enjoy trend-spotting or wrinkle your nose at the very thought, recurring trends are worth paying attention to, if for no other reason than what they say about the public taste vis-a-vis the times we’re living in. We’re talking about the return of the white kitchen, and if you’ve been in the business long enough, you’ve seen the trend before. So, why now? Depending on your point of [...]

The Joys of Homeownership

Posted By Post Date: November 1, 2011

Today’s experts spout off the latest statistics about long-term wealth, home values, and interest rates, yet there’s a much more sentimental side to homeownership. In fact, many home buyers are drawn to homeownership for these warm and fuzzy reasons. Owning a home allows you to put down roots, both figuratively and literally. On one hand you become part of a neighborhood and community. When you rent, neighbors come and go [...]