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July 14, 2017

6 Ways to Make Your Next Vacation Time Safety Time

6 Ways to Make Your Next Vacation Time Safety Time

An overstuffed curbside mailbox, blazing porch light at noon, or a pile of newspapers out there by your front door all indicate a couple of things Melbourne homeowners would do well to avoid. For burglars and housebreakers of all stripes ...

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July 12, 2013

Brevard County, FL: Hurricane Safety - Wind, Rain, Hail, Lightning: Is Your Home Ready to Weather the Storm?

Carolyn Smith, Realtor & Bridget Sentz, Realtor ~ Coastal Estate Team - Brevard County, FL: Hurricane Safety - Wind, Rain, Hail, Lightning: Is Your Home Ready to Weather the Storm?

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As extreme weather becomes more common across the state, homeowners should make sure their homes are prepared to deal with storms.

"Much ...

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Nov. 5, 2012

Vote "YES" On Amendment 4 Tomorrow | Carolyn Smith, Realtor & Bridget Sentz, Realtor

Carolyn Smith, Realtor & Bridget Sentz, Realtor - Friendly Reminder: Vote "YES" On Amendment 4

Election Day is tomorrow, so we wanted to remind and encourage you to vote "YES" on Amendment 4.

Amendment 4 amends commercial and non-homestead property taxes. Here's a quick summary from ballotpedia.org:

The proposed ...

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Oct. 10, 2012

Vote "YES" On Amendment 4 | Carolyn Smith, Realtor & Bridget Sentz, Realtor

Carolyn Smith, Realtor & Bridget Sentz, Realtor - Friendly Reminder: Vote "YES" On Amendment 4

Election Day is right around the corner, so we wanted to encourage you to vote "YES" on Amendment 4 on November 6th.

Amendment 4 amends commercial and non-homestead property taxes. Here's a quick summary from ...

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Aug. 30, 2012

Buying a Vacation Home in Melbourne Beach, FL | Melbourne Beach, FL Real Estate | Carolyn Smith, Realtor

Carolyn Smith, Realtor - Melbourne Beach, FL Real Estate: Buying a Vacation Home in Brevard County Florida

Carolyn Smith Realtor Melbourne Beach FL Melbourne Beach, FL is a great place to buy a vacation home!

With today's low mortgage rates and reasonable housing prices, many people are considering buying a second home or a vacation home ...

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June 19, 2012

Real Estate Mistakes to Avoid | Brevard County, FL Real Estate | Carolyn Smith, Realtor

Carolyn Smith, Realtor - Brevard County, Florida Real Estate: Real Estate Mistakes to Avoid

Real Estate Brevard County FL Mistakes to avoid when searching for a home in Brevard County, Florida!

After six years of experiencing a strong buyer's market in Brevard County, Florida, the tables are now turning and sellers are starting to enjoy ...

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June 5, 2012

Is Your Home Hurricane Ready? | Brevard County, FL Real Estate | Carolyn Smith, Realtor

Carolyn Smith, Realtor - Brevard County, FL Real Estate: Is Your Home Hurricane Ready?

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It's back again, that pesky hurricane season! June 1st marks the official start of hurricane season in the Atlantic, so that means those of us in Brevard County ...

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May 4, 2012

Don't Sell It, Smash It! Disposing of Old Cell Phones and Laptops | Carolyn Smith, Realtor

Carolyn Smith, Realtor - Disposing of Old Cell Phones and Laptops... Don't Sell It, Smash It!

Disposing of old cell phones Don't Sell It, Smash It! Disposing of old cell phones and laptops...

I just read an interesting little article about data security and disposing of your old electronic devices, and I thought it ...

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Feb. 23, 2012

Helpful Home Decorating Tip | Indialantic, FL Real Estate | Carolyn Smith, Realtor

Carolyn Smith, Realtor - Indialantic, FL Real Estate: Helpful Home Decorating Tip... Read on to find out how to balance your brand new flat screen TV in a big or small-sized family room!

Gone are the days of hiding our televisions inside a piece of furniture - we no longer find ourselves ...

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Jan. 27, 2012

Learn How to Create a Florida-Friendly Yard! Upcoming Workshop in Melbourne Beach | Carolyn Smith, Realtor

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Learn how to create a Florida-Friendly yard in Melbourne Beach!

Carolyn Smith, Realtor - Learn How to Create a Florida-Friendly Yard! Don't miss this great workshop, coming to the Melbourne Beach Community Center on February 4, 2012.

Why make your yard Florida-friendly? Because you will save time, money, and labor ...

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