Windermere Blog

Caring for our Communities through the Windermere Foundation
Wed, 24 Apr 2019

Windermere offices have been busy this year raising money for the Windermere Foundation which provides funding to support low-income and homeless families throughout the Western U.S. Last quarter... Read More

Blinds or Curtains? Or Both? Top Things to Consider When Choosing Your Window Style
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 11:10:00 -0700

Some rooms just need blinds, other rooms just need curtains, and then some rooms look best with both. But how do you decide which rooms need what? There are a number of factors to consider when you... Read More

To Sell or to Rent? The Perks and Pitfalls of Being a Landlord
Wed, 17 Apr 2019

Electing a full sale or a property management situation is a life-changing decision that shouldn't be taken lightly. In choosing whether or not becoming a landlord is right for you, there are... Read More

Beyond Alexa - Other Smart Appliances You Can Use In Your Home
Mon, 15 Apr 2019

The nation’s largest home-building company, Lennar, now integrates Amazon’s “Alexa” smart speaker system as a function in new homes they construct. In the United States alone t... Read More

Find a New Home in Four Steps
Wed, 10 Apr 2019

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer or a current owner looking for a bigger home, the ideas below will help you better navigate that all-important first step: Finding a property that yo... Read More

Building Character - Balancing a Home's Personality and Amenities
Mon, 08 Apr 2019

It's sometimes said that the limitations of a house are what help make it a home. For many, however, it is a point of pride to accept only the finest in their new residence. How can you find... Read More

Planning for the Life Expectancy of Your Home
Wed, 03 Apr 2019

Nothing in life lasts forever – and the same can be said for your home. From the roof to the furnace, every component of your home has a lifespan, so it’s a good idea to know approxi... Read More

Childproofing: Protect Your Family and Your Home from Potential Hazards
Mon, 01 Apr 2019

When you think of your home, it likely conjures up feelings of safety, shelter, and comfort. However, accidental injuries in the home are one of the leading causes of harm to children 14 and youn... Read More

Windermere and YouthCare - Helping Homeless Youth
Wed, 27 Mar 2019

Pictured from left to right: Cassie Walker Johnson, YouthCare Board Member & Windermere Broker; Jill Jacobi Wood, Co-President, Windermere Real Estate; Christine Wood, Executive Director, Winder... Read More

Find a New Home in Four Steps
Mon, 25 Mar 2019

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer or a current owner looking for a bigger home, the ideas below will help you better navigate that all-important first step: Finding a property that yo... Read More