Category Archives: musings

Random thoughts and blog posts from Kathy Sperl-Bell.





Real Estate High Anxiety

“You’re in real estate, so you must be loving this market!” said a friend the other day. As if limited housing inventory and any home for sale seeming to fly off the market is fun. It’s not. “Real estate high anxiety” can overshadow the hot market. Normal Circumstances In a normal market, we enjoy working […]



Travel Boom Ahead!

We know you have heard of the Baby Boom, but have you heard of the Travel Boom? Get ready, because it’s happening right now. There is a pent-up demand to do something…anything! We have noticed a significant increase in summer traffic already, and it’s still very early in the season. I think it’s a sign […]



Testimonials and Reviews Matter

How do you find a professional real estate agent, the right agent for you? Real estate is a life-long profession for some and a second or third career for many of us. When the market is hot, new firms pop up everywhere, and new agent classes are booked solid. Some are new local firms, while […]