Kimberly Povernick's Blog

Posted on 05/24/2020
Travel Apps - Share Your Vacation
Photo by: Sebastien Gabriel via Unsplash You have a great trip planned, but you want to bring all your friends and family along with you. Well, let technology help. You don’t have to be a celebrity or a tech genius to enjoy documenting your travels. You can preserve your travel memories as they happen and keep everyone up-to-date...
+ 2 more
Read More
Posted on 05/17/2020
Is FSBO Worth the Risk?
Image by mohamed Hassan from Pixabay For Sale by Owner (FSBO) can be an extremely tempting prospect for home sellers. If you don't have to pay the real estate commission, you can put more of the money from the house sale directly into your pocket. But it takes more of a roll-up-your-sleeves attitude to successfully complete a home...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 05/16/2020
Another Property Sold - 15531 Rose Grove Drive, Bradenton, FL 34212
ACCEPTING ALL SHOWINGS - MOTIVATED SELLERS!! LOOKING FOR A 5 BR, 2.5 BA HOME WITH PRIVATE SALTWATER POOL IN A GORGEOUS COMMUNITY FOR UNDER $350,000? You've Found It! This "LIKE NEW" very popular Elle model in the breathtaking community of DEL TIERRA features a FLEX ROOM that can be a Dining Room, Office, or Media Room! Continue to the Gourmet Kitchen w/a Huge Island, Pendant Lighting, Granite Counterops, 42' Cabinets, Deep Upgraded Sink, Stainless Steel Refrig, Tile Floors, and Large Pantry. The eating area is a GREAT SIZE for your Kitchen Table & hutch!! The Open Floorplan allows you to be in your kitchen & see into the adjacent...
+ 2 more
Read More
Posted on 05/10/2020
DIY Ways to Bring Better Water Efficiency to Your Bathroom
Image by PublicDomainPictures from Pixabay Water efficiency is good for both the environment and your wallet. Changing habits, such as turning off the tap while brushing your teeth saves about 3,000 gallons a year. This is great, but if you want to take it a step further to conserve water, here are four DIY ways to bring better...
+ 2 more
Read More
Posted on 05/03/2020
How Often Should You Check Your Credit Scores?
Photo by Andrey_Popov via Shutterstock Federal law allows you to get your credit report free once per year. To do so, go to annualcreditreport.com and request your report. You need to do this at least once a year so that you can correct any errors or missing information. Differences Between Credit Report & Credit Score You typically have...
+ 3 more
Read More
Posted on 04/26/2020
Saving Tips For a New Home Purchase
Image by Nattanan Kanchanaprat from Pixabay Preparing to purchase a home? It’s time to get your finances in order. Although this is an exciting time, you’d be surprised to learn how much a new home purchase can leave you strapped for cash. Saving for your home can get you prepared to have money for your down payment and...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 04/19/2020
How Much Money Do You Need to Sell a Residence?
Ultimately, the amount of money an individual requires during the home selling journey varies. If you intend to sell a house, it often is a good idea to plan ahead for any expenses you may encounter along the way. Because if you fail to account for potential house selling costs, you may struggle to seamlessly navigate the property selling...
Read More
Posted on 04/12/2020
How to Replace Your Toilet in 3 Simple Steps
Photo by Edgardo Lagmay on Unsplash Nothing dates a bathroom like an old toilet. Not only have toilets advanced significantly in the past 10-15 years. Older toilets often develop hard water stains and porcelain scratches that show their age. Fortunately, replacing a toilet is one of the most straightforward home improvement projects you can do. And it's relatively...
+ 1 more
Read More
Posted on 04/05/2020
Funding Your Home Improvement Projects
Photo by Analogicus via Pixabay After settling into your home, you start to notice a few things either need to be retouched or completely overhauled. The biggest issue that a lot of homeowners run into is the money for the project. Even after assessing whether the project is a DIY or you’ll need a professional, funding still comes...
+ 8 more
Read More
Posted on 03/29/2020
Tips for Making Your First Rental Purchase
Photo by Tumisu via PixabayMaybe you’ve thought about buying rental property. Wouldn’t it be great, you think, to own something that someone else pays for? It can work out that way, with your property increasing in value while you pocket money every month. But with the wrong home, the wrong tenants or the wrong management, it can go...
+ 4 more
Read More
Posted on 03/22/2020
Should I Commute to Own a House?
Photo by Monkey Business Images via Shutterstock Homeownership is a marvelous thing. Many folks go to extraordinary lengths to make it happen for their household. One thing that makes ownership difficult is affordability in the same locale as your employment. When that's the case, many potential buyers begin searching outside their comfortable commuting radius to find an affordable...
+ 3 more
Read More
Posted on 03/15/2020
Finding a Real Estate Agent for Purchasing or Selling Your Million Dollar+ Home
Photo by Snapwire Photography via Pexels When you have a million-dollar home to sell, don’t just get any real estate agent. The same goes if you are buying a million-dollar home. It would be best if you had a real estate agent that does more than think like a millionaire. When you choose a real estate agent who...
+ 2 more
Read More
Showing Results
1 - 12 of20