Saint Pete Local Secret- Pure Sea Salt

  St. Pete is a treasure trove of little gems known only to the locals. We are setting out to reveal some of these little secrets for those uninitiated with “the Burg”. From quaint glass stores, to craft beers, handmade soaps to our latest find; Sea Salt! Surrounded by oceans, it’s no wonder that Maureen (Mo) Cacioppo, 35, has made a hobby of crafting homemade sea salt into a full time, thriving operation. Currently she has more than 16 flavors and has made a resolution to put out a new flavor each month. Our favorites so far are maple bacon,...

Stylish Suggestions for a Pet Friendly Home

They may have feathers or paws, but for many of us, our pets are family. Why not then create a functional space for them that still meshes with your sense of style? According to David Beart, a Canadian in the process of building the world’s most pet friendly home, “When we build homes for our family, we work around the pets later. Why not include the pets’ needs as well when building the home?” “Over half of all homes have pets living in them, but animals are still an afterthought when it comes to home improvements.”*** And if that hasn’t...

Puppy Love in Saint Pete

Dog Friendly Town

Puppy Love in St. Pete One of the things I love about St. Petersburg, Florida is that it is such a dog friendly place to live. The little hunk of love pictured above is Asher. He is our Real-Estate Mascot and man is he one lucky pooch! From pet-friendly hotels, full-service pet spa’s, dog beaches and pet friendly restaurants, Asher never has to be left out. For all of you dog-lovers I have created a little cheat sheet of places you can enjoy with your furry family. And if you are looking to move to this wonderful city, please check...

There is Still Time to Get in on the Awesome 2016 Real Estate Market!

As the year begins to wind down, you may want to consider getting a piece of the St. Petersburg Real Estate action! It's not too late to take advantage of this years upswing. Below we have outlined some of the reasons the Real Estate Market in our area is at its prime! 1. Wide range of price points in the housing market.  1. People are employed. The trend line for the Tampa unemployment rate began to drop at the beginning of September 2015 and, by November, had dipped to 4.6 percent. Much of that employment came from sectors outside agriculture –...