Closing up your summer home

Closing up your summer home

The summer was great, but now it’s time to say hello to “back to school” and the Fall of 2018. Annually, it’s a ritual to say goodbye to your summer home, but most of our clients are excited to say hello to their winter home in sunny Naples, Florida! Here are a list of things […]

April showers bring.. renewal!

April showers bring.. renewal!

In the property management world, April showers don’t just bring May flowers – it also brings weeds and bugs in Southwest Florida. During the spring and summer months, it’s vital to get up-to-date on landscaping, play equipment, recreational vehicles (golf carts), etc. that may be involved with your properties. Perry at Signal Real Estate Services […]

DIY vs. Hiring Signal Real Estate Services

DIY vs. Hiring Signal Real Estate Services

This seems like a recurring topic, but the reasoning behind working with Signal Real Estate Services vs. “doing it yourself” is an important one! When owning a property in Southwest Florida (or anywhere), it’s crucial to decide to take on the tasks of managing the property- for us, it’s a no-brainer. Here are a few […]

Transition Tenants to the Neighborhood

Most times, tenants are new to the neighborhood when moving into a property. Being an excellent landlord or using an excellent property management company, like Signal, it’s important to help the tenants get comfortable and enjoy their new home and surroundings. It’s the right thing to do. It’s a great service and gives the landlord […]

Multi-Family Housing Trends for 2017

Multi-Family Housing Trends for 2017

In Naples, owning multifamily properties is not a rarity. Here are the latest trends to come in 2017! Remember: nothing is “too much” and you’ll have to put yourself in your renters shoes and put properties more in line with their expectations. Attract a Diverse Demographic- There are many types of cultures in the SWFL […]

A House to a Home

A House to a Home

Often times we see houses as a structure with a few rooms and bathrooms, but it’s so much more than that. Yes it is an object, but it’s also a place where memories are made. A house turns into a home. All the noises that come from babies crying, friends playing, and kids practicing the […]

Everything is Better in the Fall

Everything is Better in the Fall

Although, we live in Florida and don’t get much of any season besides hot and humid. For the first time ever, October is the most popular month to get married. Although the spring months are usually the best time to buy real estate, fall may be the new ideal season to buy a home. A […]

See Ya Next Year, Summertime!

See Ya Next Year, Summertime!

As summer winds down, take out a few hours to part ways with all the things you definitely won’t miss. Old beach towels can be put to better use than gathering dust and taking up space in your closet. Animal shelters accept old towels as donations which come in handy for cleaning up messes, bathing […]

List it While it’s Hot! (Literally)

When people are looking to sell their homes, typically a lot of thought and research goes into just the right timing and pricing before the “For Sale” sign goes up. Signal is here to put a few numbers up and a lot of perspective into place.  For the past three years Southwest Florida housing market […]

Location, Location, Location

We all know the saying too well. It is true when buying a home, selling a home, or managing it. Where you purchase for yourself of for rental investment, location is EVERYTHING. It will not only determine the future value of the home, but also how early you have to get up in order to […]