5 Secrets to Selling Your Home #2

            Secret # 2- Fresh Paint!!!!   First impressions are key when selling your home. When a prospective buyer walks through your home you want them to feel that it is welcoming and fresh, the last thing that they want to see is walls with scuff marks, dirt and faded spots. It can make the home feel “worn”.  Worn may seem […]

Fabulous Friday Entertaining!

At Tampa Homes Go Toni we’re not all real estate talk!  It’s Friday and the weekend is almost here so let’s leave behind the   Farmer’s Markets are in full swing and it’s so much fun to pick up fresh produce.  However, using up that produce before it languishes away in the bottom of the refrigerator […]

Aquatica Water Park by Seaworld

Going to Aquatica was so much fun this weekend. At first, when you go, you may get a little overwhelmed. The reason is because when driving, Seaworld, Discovery Cove, and Aquatica are all in the same general area. Don’t worry though, Aquatica is your last entrance coming. Aquatica’s parking is $12 per day. If you […]

Bok Tower Gardens – Lake Wales, FL

The weather is becoming as perfect as ever as we reach the spring time here in the Tampa area.  What makes it even better is our many blooms of flowers, as more nature is coming back out to life.  Our winters are not bad by any means, but our spring is definitely perfect With that […]

Forget ‘Improving’ or ‘Rebound’ – Florida is on FIRE!

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – March 8, 2013 – Lesley Deutch, senior vice president at John Burns Real Estate Consulting, said the “Florida market is on fire” in her latest update on the state’s housing market. Deutch says she traveled the state recently and visited more than 20 communities. While recovery reports differ between Florida […]

A Buyer’s Wish List

In real estate, understanding a buyer‘s needs and desires is key to being a successful Buyer’s Agent. In many cases, a good Buyer’s Agent can stretch certain criteria to include areas and homes a buyer may not even have considered. The value of a qualified and experienced Buyer’s Agent is crucial in a ‘low-inventory’ market […]

Sinkhole Worries in Florida

    If you’ve recently been watching the local and/or national news you’ve likely seen coverage on the “Sinkhole” that opened on Thursday February 28th in Seffner, FL taking the life of a man in his early 30’s.  The circumstances surrounding the story are extremely sad and we feel terribly for the family who lost […]

Giraffe Ranch – Exotic in One’s Backyard

One of the most memorable visits I have ever done was when I went to Dade City Giraffe Ranch. Just imagine taking a tram as if you are going on a safari ride. This is what your tram looks like. They take you around their beautiful grounds, 47 acres to be exact, and see all of […]