Letter from the heart

Feb. 22, 2023

February Letter from the Heart



The Theatre of Real Estate




I always enjoy writing these letters.  This is always the highlight of my month, and I have come to find that even though most of my clients share so much of their lives with me, I realize that often ...

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July 11, 2022

Happy Half Time


Happy New 1/2 Year!


Masonboro Paddle



Pivoting is not always the easiest as we humans have to work hard at adapting to change.  If that statement doesn’t apply to you then “hat’s off” for sure.  A year and a half ago I was having cocktails ...

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March 10, 2022




Wasn’t I just sending out our holiday messages?  Somehow March has come in like the lion it is supposed to be, and I looked around and realized that I had fallen short on my letter writing.   I know that a lot of you read our monthly ...

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Dec. 7, 2021

From Meara's Heart

Meara at Brunwick Forest

Mom has been in her “planning” meetings and been a little sidetracked, so I decided to help her out and write her letter for her.  She will be so super surprised!

You know what the best thing about my mom is?  She does all this planning and sits ...

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Nov. 19, 2021

How About Unplugging


How about unplugging?




Well - a whole year has almost passed - I can’t even believe it.  I went back to look at my letters from the past year and I kept coming back to my word.  


I pick a word for the year and 2021’s ...

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Sept. 28, 2021

A Moving Thank You

So, here we are, another change in season and closer to the end of another year.  The world seems to suddenly slow.  I think primarily - at least here in Wilmington, it’s because we have been running in and out to escape the heat and don’t bother looking around ...

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Aug. 16, 2021

Blog from the South, In August

Blog from the South, in August.


Hey y’all.  It’s hotter than hell and half of Georgia.  Welcome to August.  Welcome to North Carolina and it’s always hotter than 90 in the shade, and to my Northern friends who moved here because it’s so crazy cold up ...

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July 2, 2021

Coincidence? I think gnocchi.

This is a multifaceted story, and I am going to do my best to wind this all together. 

A couple of weeks ago I reconnected with one of my college friends here in Wilmington. Both she and I have had a lot of ups and downs in our lives ...

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May 12, 2021

Welcome to the Big Top!




Markets up, and markets down.  Interest rate charts looks like an EKG.  No inventory, some inventory, inventory that won’t sell, then in a matter of a weekend has ten offers.  Welcome to the real estate market circus of 2021.  


Photo by Golnar sabzpoush rashidi from Pexels


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April 2, 2021

Secrets of Southeastern North Carolina Revealed

Secrets of Southeastern North Carolina revealed…


There are some days that I really think about where I live.  I have lived here my entire life.  Don’t get me wrong - there are plenty of places I could easily live and I have explored a lot of options.  There were times ...

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