Sheryl Volk's Blog Posts

Oct 10 2019 19494 1

Although the vast majority of U.S. home sales involve real estate agents, the notion in the industry that consumers would be fine buying or selling a home without one is not really a new one. After

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Sep 13 2019 19494 1

1:46 PM (10 minutes)

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Aug 25 2019 19494 1

Move over millennials, there’s a new buyer in town. Generation Z buyers are the newest group to hit the market.Even though they are the first group that has never known a world without technology,

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Aug 6 2019 19494 1

HOW TO GET A GOOD DEAL IN REAL ESTATE "Almost all buyers" lament the fact that they didn't get in on the ground floor on good housing deals. They believe there are special opportunities known only

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Planning To DYI Your Kitchen Floors

Redoing your kitchen floor on your own is an ambitious undertaking that can be accomplished with the right supplies, tools and know-how. Whether you want to redo your floor by yourself to save money

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Jun 28 2019 19494 1

Agents, particularly those new to the real estate industry, may be unaware of the various risks surrounding a transaction. From wire fraud to title-related scams, today’s consumers, agents and

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Jun 23 2019 19494 1

OPEN HOUSE TODAY! JUNE 23rd from 12-3pmIf you are in the area, stop by. 7835 Ambleside Way Lake Worth, fl  Smith Farm4/3/2 Nicely Upgraded. 2700 sq ft of Living Space. Great Corner Lot, Fully

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Jun 13 2019 19494 1

Match  Landscaping to Your Home StyleFirst Impressions are so important when trying to sell your home. It starts with the outside.The best way to get an excellent return on investment with

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Hot New Listing

Thinking of a move?Be one of the firsts to know about this fabulous listing in Western Lake Worth, Florida.A wonderful manned gated community of Smith Farm! This home features 4 br's, 3 ba's, 2

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May 6 2019 19494 1

Looking for that special gift for Mother's Day? How about a new home, Condo, Villa or Townhouse?  Wouldn't that be the perfect gift!Let's get together and look for the perfect!

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Apr 2 2019 19494 1

Keep calm and let's find you a new

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Mar 27 2019 19494 1

The  Market is hot!  I always say You should've bought in when you saw it! What's here today is gone.

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Mar 14 2019 19494 1

Buying a new house is an exciting adventure to embark on. Whether you are a newlywed just beginning your life with your significant other or a retiree looking to downsize, purchasing a new home is a

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Feb 28 2019 19494 1

Looking for a Career in Real Estate. Come to our Career Night on March 14th. Contact  me for more

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Jan 29 2019 19494 1

Great Prices on Resales in our area. Don't miss out. If new construction is what you are looking for, look no further! There is something for everyone.Contact me for more

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Jan 3 2019 19494 1

Wishing everyone a Happy, Healthy and Prosperous New!

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Dec 19 2018 19494 1

Wishing you and your family a very happy holiday and a healthy new year!I'd be happy to assist you with any of your real estate needs. Feel free to call, text or email me.I'd be happy to!

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Dec 18 2018 19494 1

Every friend was once a

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Nov 11 2018 19494 1

Happy Veteran's Day. Thank you for your!

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Matchmaker

I'm not a salesperson. I'm a MatchmakerI introduce people to houses until they find the one they!

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Aug 6 2018 19494 1

When it comes to the housing market, the conversation has been dominated by pricey properties and short supply—but, under the radar, there has been an improvement in inventory, according torealtor

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Buying A New House

Buying a new house is an exciting adventure to embark on. Whether you are a newlywed just beginning your life with your significant other or a retiree looking to downsize, purchasing a new home is a

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Jul 9 2018 19494 2

Identity TheftIdentity theft is defined as the fraudulent possession and use of an individual's private, identifying information for financial gain. Unless the proper precautions are taken, anyone

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Jul 9 2018 19494 1

Selling Your First HomeHow to figure out exactly what you want, and how to work with the experts who'll help you get it.You love and cherish your home. You want the next owner to fall in love with,

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May 10 2018 19494 1

Reasons Why Your Home Isn't SellingWhen you first put your house on the market, you might be hopeful for a quick sale- especially if you've put a lot of money into improving the house over the years

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May 1 2018 19494 1

What Does Condo Insurance?

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Apr 30 2018 19494 1

When you feel like stopping think about why you.

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Apr 6 2018 19494 1

We all know Millennials. They’re the resourceful, creative youngsters who grew up with the latest technology and who are big fans of music festivals and avocado toast. Known as a generation of

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Mar 9 2018 Buying A New House

Buying a new house is an exciting adventure to embark on. Whether you are a newlywed just beginning your life with your significant other or a retiree looking to downsize, purchasing a new home is a

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Pet Owners Guide To Home Automation

Many people know home automation provides benefits to humans. With connected devices such as smart thermostats, cameras, locks and light bulbs, people can now live in more comfort, safety,

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Identity Theft

Identity theft is defined as the fraudulent possession and use of an individual's private, identifying information for financial gain. Unless the proper precautions are taken, anyone can be at—

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Jan 2 2018 19494 1

Millennials are not the only generation preferring proximity to restaurants and retail.Americans born between the mid-1920s up until 1945—the “Silent Generation”—are also on the lookout for

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Dec 26 2017 19494 1

As 2017 comes to an end and 2018 begins, and if you are looking for a house, you might be down to the wire. Should you go all in and purchase now or wait until the spring?There are 

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Home Sales

INFO THAT HITS US WHERE WE LIVE... Last week saw three housing market reports that surprised to the upside. Existing Home Sales shot up 5.6% in November, to a 5.81 million annual

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New Homes Sales

New-home sales rose in October, with sales of new, single-family homes up 18.7 percent to 685,000, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The

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Oct 10 2017 19494 1

Confidence in housing again met an all-time high in September in the Fannie Mae Home Purchase Sentiment Index® (HPSI), propelled by optimism from buyers, including renters. The HPSI overall posted

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Trendy Home Decorating Ideas

The comfort level of your home is significantly influenced by the design of the interior setting.It's important that you decorate with the latest trends to create a modern contemporary setting that

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Palm Beach County Home Prices

Palm Beach County home prices reached their highest level in nearly a decade in June, when the median price of houses sold by Realtors rose to $345,000.The typical sale price jumped nearly 8

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Jun 5 2017 19494 1

Home prices rose 1.4 percent in the first quarter of 2017, according to the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) House Price Index (HPI). The HPI year-over-year— based on prices for homes

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Milleniums

Millennials are an enigma constantly challenging the behaviors of previous generations. Currently the largest population sector—overtaking baby boomers in 2016, according to U.S. Census Bureau

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Jun 15 2017 19494 1

Homeowners again overvalued their homes in May, missing the mark by 1.93 percent, according to the latest Quicken Loans’ National Home Price Perception Index (HPPI). The gap has now widened six

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Jun 1 2017 19494 1

If you’re a nature lover, then you probably want to live somewhere where Mother Nature is knocking at your door. Of course, there is an allure to the high-rise skylines of big cities and all of

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Apr 15 2016 19494 1

    -AA+ASigns of a Bad Moving Company DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | MONDAY, MARCH 07, 2016 About 16.5 million households – or 38.7 million Americans – move annually.

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Apr 11 2017 19494 1

Confidence in housing is waffling between homebuyers who are uncertain about their opportunities and sellers who are positive about their prospects, according to the recently released Fannie Mae

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Feb 3 2017 19494 1

Now that the wedding is over, you and your spouse are ready for the next exciting milestone: home ownership. But there are so many factors you need to keep in mind and you want it to be a pleasant

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Dec 28 2016 19494 1

WalletHub’s 10 Financial Predictions for 2017 by John S Kiernan |  Dec 14, 2016         174   Shares EMBED ON YOUR WEBSITE WalletHub has

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Rising Interest Rates

A rise in the key interest rate could come “relatively soon,” Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen reiterated on Thursday, heightening the probability the Fed will forge ahead with a hike in

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First Time Single Woman Homebuyers

First-time and single women homebuyers have resurfaced in the real estate market, contributing to a significant share of transactions in a year marked by full-steam-ahead sales, according to the

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Protecting Your Home In The Winter Months

-AA+ADon't Let Clients Make These Winter MistakesDAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | MONDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2016As winter approaches, it’s important to make sure a home is ready for the colder months ahead.

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HIgh Tech Homes

High-Tech Homes One of Most Requested

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Oct 11 2016 19494 1

Credit Confused? What to Know About Your ScoreCredit-confused? You're not alone. Most of us have trouble understanding the impact some actions may have on our credit scores, though many of us do

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Credit Confused

Credit Confused? What to Know About Your ScoreCredit-confused? You're not alone. Most of us have trouble understanding the impact some actions may have on our credit scores, though many of us do

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Sep 1 2016 19494 1

Home Modification for the ElderlyHome modification and repair includes adaptations to homes for elders that can make it easier and safer to carry out activities such as bathing, cooking and climbing

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Aug 2 2016 19494 1

  |-AA+AFHA Condo Relief Coming: President Signs BillDAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | MONDAY, AUGUST 01, 2016President Obama has signed H.R. 3700 – the “Housing Opportunity Through Modernization

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Jul 30 2016 19494 1

   |-AA+A7 Things You Shouldn’t Say to Clients...And seven things you should. JULY 2016Sometimes, real estate agents’ tongues get ahead of their brains. Here are some client

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Jun 28 2016 19494 1

The Pros and Cons of Condo

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Jun 2 2016 19494 1

New foreclosure cases declined in South Florida during the first quarter, an indication that the tri-county region has "definitely, firmly" rebounded from the worst of the housing crisis, a new

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May 13 2016 19494 1

Home» Despite odds, existing-home sales on track to best year in a decadeLENDINGREAL ESTATETHE TICKERDespite odds, existing-home sales on track to best year in a decadeNAR forecast for 2016 May,

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Mortgage Madness

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Apr 12 2016 19494 1

      |-AA+A2016 Predicted to Be Housing’s Golden Year DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | FRIDAY, APRIL 01, 2016 Officials from mortgage giant Freddie Mac have made a bold

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Apr 4 2016 19494 1

Home Modification for the ElderlyHome modification and repair includes adaptations to homes for elders that can make it easier and safer to carry out activities such as bathing, cooking and climbing

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Apr 3 2016 19494 2

The plaza at Federal Highway and Woolbright Road is expected to get a complete makeover. It’ll start with tearing down the vacant, 60,000-square-foot Winn Dixie, which has been blocking

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Apr 3 2016 19494 1

Stop giving away your hard-earned money...And that’s where Barbara Corcoran, star of the hit show “Shark Tank” and NY’s queen of real estate, wants to help you. With mortgage rates where

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Professional Photography March 2016

Did You Know? Here's Why Professionally Shot Aerial Photos and Videos Can Help You Sell Your Home Today’s home buyers are savvier about their buying options than ever before. They are able to

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Choosing A Realtor March 2016

Choosing a RealtorThe 2015 National Association of Realtors Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers revealed that 89% of sellers sold their home with an agent last year. It also notes that only 8% were

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Homeshows March1 2016

From Alaska to Florida, New York to Washington- and all the states in between- consumer shows pop up in Spring and Fall. These dynamic resources display the latest and greatest in everything from

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