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ORLANDO — Real estate helps drive Florida's growth, and figuring out what lies ahead in 2019 is a key question for policymakers, residents and Realtors. That's the focus of this year's Florida Realtors 2019 Real Estate Trends summit, which also will feature an update and panel discussion on …

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SEBRING — Pat Dell, Realtor and community service award Winner, now becomes Broker/Manager with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group. For almost 40 years Dell has been a name associated with real estate in Highland County.

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Kitchens are the most popular rooms in many homes. Even though The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics states the average person spends just 68 minutes each weekday consuming food, and around 37 minutes preparing meals, the kitchen is not just a spot for food. It also is a gathering place for co…

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During the cold months of winter, many people stare longingly out of the window dreaming of spring and time spent outdoors. For those with green thumbs, images of tending to the garden and other aspects of their landscapes no doubt dominate such daydreams.

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Lift your spirits and improve your indoor environment by taking part in the indoor gardening movement. An apartment or home filled with tropical, succulent and flowering plants can provide beauty, extend your garden season, improve air quality and create a peaceful environment to de-stress.

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An annuity is a stream of monthly income guaranteed for life, starting immediately or deferred to a specified time in the future, in exchange for an upfront lump sum payment. For example, a woman of 65 investing $500,000 can receive about $2,700 a month starting immediately, $3,900 a month s…

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This home is at 524 Spring Lake Blvd. in Sebring. It is priced for $319,900 and is listed with Jeanny Campbell with Re/Max Realty Plus.

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Kitchens are the most popular rooms in many homes. Even though The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics states the average person spends just 68 minutes each weekday consuming food, and around 37 minutes preparing meals, the kitchen is not just a spot for food. It also is a gathering place for co…

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During the cold months of winter, many people stare longingly out of the window dreaming of spring and time spent outdoors. For those with green thumbs, images of tending to the garden and other aspects of their landscapes no doubt dominate such daydreams.

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This home is at 5012 Birkdale Drive in Avon Park. It is priced for $239,900 and is listed with Helen Ferry and Kim Reed of The Reed-Ferry Team with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group.

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In response to a recent column of mine, a reader wrote, “Your article on annuities did not demonstrate that an annuity always improves a retirement plan.”

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WASHINGTON — U.S. long-term mortgage rates continued to fall this week, reaching their lowest levels in nine months.

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Lift your spirits and improve your indoor environment by taking part in the indoor gardening movement. An apartment or home filled with tropical, succulent and flowering plants can provide beauty, extend your garden season, improve air quality and create a peaceful environment to de-stress.

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This home is at 327 Catfish Creek Road in Lake Placid. It is priced for $725,000 and is listed with Dawn Dell with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group.

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This home is at 3016 Ash St. in Lake Placid. It is priced for $259,900 and is listed with Steve Fruit with Re/Max Realty Plus II in Lake Placid.

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This home is at 5012 Birkdale Drive in Avon Park. It is priced for $239,900 and is listed with Helen Ferry and Kim Reed of The Reed-Ferry Team with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group. An open house is scheduled from 1-3 p.m. today.

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SEBRING — Chris Mapp is a native Floridian. He spent his school years in Indiana and learned why he loved the Florida sunshine so much.

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IRVINE, CA — Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, part of the HSF Affiliates LLC family of real estate brokerage franchise networks, has been recognized as “Real Estate Agency Brand of the Year” and “Most Trusted Real Estate Brand” in the 30th annual Harris Poll EquiTrend study.

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Just like the icing on a cake, when it comes to decor, a room can come to life with the help of fine details. From artwork to accessories, look for fine details to help make individual spaces stand out.

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An annuity is a stream of monthly income guaranteed for life, starting immediately or deferred to a specified time in the future, in exchange for an upfront lump sum payment. For example, a woman of 65 investing $500,000 can receive about $2,700 a month starting immediately, $3,900 a month s…

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WASHINGTON — U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week, starting the year with an inducement to prospective homebuyers.

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There was a time when black walls were mostly the purview of goth teens and indie movie theaters. But the color has been quietly cultivating a broader following among designers and homeowners who want a cozy, enveloping ambiance that’s still got theatrical flair.

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This home is at 1014 Lake Sebring Drive in Sebring. It is priced for $249,900 and is listed with Nancy May with Advantage Realty #1.

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This home is at 3107 State Road 66 in Sebring. It is priced for $330,000 and is listed with Rona Port with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Properties Group.

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This home is at 91 Lake Byrd Blvd. in Avon Park. It is priced for $274,900 and is listed with Kevin and Teresa Bock with Re/Max Realty Plus in Sebring.

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