Tuesday, October 27, 2020 / by Karey Kendrick
Continuing their community activism and dedication to athletics, the Rick Kendrick Home Selling Team helped raise funds and awareness for Cerebral Palsy research by exceeding expectations at the special STEPtember challenge.
North Palm Beach, FL (PRUnderground) October 26th, 2020
Cerebral Palsy is one of the world (and America’s) great health problems that impacts countless families. Hard work is being done to develop new treatments or even a cure but unfortunately funding is always a big concern. In that spirit, North Palm Beach-based, leading Florida Real Estate Brokerage Rick Kendrick Home Selling Team, Chasewood Realty recently celebrated successfully participating in STEPtember, a fundraising and fitness challenge event to raise funds and awareness for Cerebral Palsy research. The goal was for the RickKendrick Home Selling Team to walk 10,000 steps a day for 28 days from Sept ...
Thursday, October 1, 2020 / by Karey Kendrick
Moms and Halloween!
It's creepy and it's kooky -- and it's Mom's favorite low-stress holiday! According to mom after mom, those infamous "big name" holidays—you know which ones we mean—are sometimes more headache than highlight. The pressure! The presents! The out-of-town guests or out-of-town travel, the cooking and cleaning, the expense! But Halloween—that's a different story. More than two-thirds of Mom’s are involved in celebrating with their families.
What I love best about Halloween is all the little things that I see families doing every year, stuff that's unique to their family, not part of some big commercial idea about what the holiday should be like. Whether it’s just the basics—costume, trick-or-treating, candy eating— now we've got a whole series of activities and special events that many kids totally look forward to—from roasting pumpkin seeds to making a scary straw man for the front porch.&nbs ...
Tuesday, September 1, 2020 / by Karey Kendrick
Labor Day is All Wrong!
In case you aren’t sure of the title… it's Labor Day. The Backwards Holiday. Every year when it rolls around I wonder why it’s named Labor Day. Since it’s a Holiday intended to be just that, a Holiday – I would think a better name may be Relax Day or Lazy Day or Off Day or Sleep in Day, maybe even Do-Nothing Day, something other than Labor Day. After all, we know what Labor means. And many will likely be celebrating Labor Day by Laboring.
Labor Day came about because workers felt they were spending too many hours and days on the job.
In the 1830s, manufacturing workers were putting in 70-hour weeks on average. Sixty years later, in 1890, hours of work had dropped, although the average manufacturing worker still toiled in a factory 60 hours a week. These long working hours caused many union organizers to focus on winning a shorter eight-hour work day. They also focused on getting workers more da ...
Tuesday, September 1, 2020 / by Karey Kendrick
Learn to Avoid 6 Common and Costly Mistakes When Buying a Larger Palm Beach Area Home
"Subtle changes in the way you approach mortgage shopping, and even small differences in the way you structure your mortgage, can literally cost or save you thousands of dollars and years of expense."
Mortgage Regulations Have Changed . . .
Mortgage regulations have changed significantly over the last few years making your options wider than ever. Subtle changes in the way you approach mortgage shopping and even the small differences in the way you structure your mortgage can literally cost or save you thousands of dollars and years of expense.
Get the Right Information
Whether you are about to buy your first home, or are planning to make a move to your next home, it is critical that you inform yourself about the factors involved. Industry research has revealed 6 common mistakes that most homebuyers make when mortgage shopping and they can have a significant impa ...
Friday, August 14, 2020 / by Rick Kendrick Team
Avoid the Mistakes That Could Cost You Thousands of Dollars
"The last thing you need are unbudgeted financial obligations cropping up hours before you take possession of your new home."
Are you an Empty Nester who needs a home for the future? Is it time to downsize or to move into another Palm Beach area home more suitable for your glorious retirement years?
Like thousands of Palm Beach home sellers, you may discover that after years of non-stop child traffic in and out of your doors, toys on the floor, music floating throughout, you can suddenly hear a pin drop over the quiet hum of the refrigerator. Your rooms are filled with pictures and memories of this wonderful time in your life, but there are many empty rooms gathering dust now that your children†have moved on. The freer years ahead are exciting ones to look forward to, and it may be time for you to move as well.If you find yourself in this situation, you're in vast and good company. What this means is that the ...