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This is a place to learn and think about what makes a house a home. Buyers and sellers will find a garden will add value to their lives. A house with a working garden builds value and character and becomes a treasured home. As Lexington's Green Thumb Realtor I am dedicated to helping people discover the value of having a home with a garden.



stars and the men in the trenches Last night I watched the first half of the Kentucky Wildcats game as they proceeded to lose their first game of the season to South Carolina.  I recorded the second half and watched the end of the game this morning.  Commentators interviewed the "star" of the ga...
Is that Really Me?   "If wrinkles must be written upon the browe, let them not be written upon the heart.The spirit should not grow old."  James Garfield I usually rise early in the morning, have some tea, read and then go downstairs for a half hour rigourous workout.  When I come upstairs to sh...
Kentucky is Basketball Country. I have two degrees from the University of Washington and my wife and I had the opportunity to watch our son play in the Husky band in the 93 Rose Bowl.  So I have every reason to bleed purple and gold. I had the opportunity to watch Kentucky wildcats play Tennesse...
Destructive Progress - An Oxymoron "LFUCG - Lexington Fayette Urban County Government owns and operates a sanitary sewer system, which includes two major wastewater treatment plants, serving a population of almost 250,000. It also owns and operates a separate storm sewer system that collects urba...
Can you really buy or sell a home? Neither this world nor any of its place is an "environment."  And a house for sale is not a "home."  Wendell Berry. p.19  of "The Mad farmer Poems"    I have been thinking about how we use the words home and house. First, some ways we use "home" that are nonsens...
"We still (sometimes) remember that we cannot be free if our minds and voices are controlled by someone else.  But we have neglected to understand that we cannot be free if our food and its sources are controlled by someone else.  The condition of the passive consumer of food is not a democratic ...
Finding a home close to essential services was of utmost importance to Kathy and I when we move here 15 months ago. Monday I went to my sixth month dental appointment.  I went without trepidation because of previous experiences. I have been having some problems with a crown and  Dr. Lopp assured...
How does Zillow get an open house posted incorrectly? If you are planning on attending the open house at 459 Marquis Avenue in Lexington make sure you come Sunday afternoon from 3-5.  Last night someone called me about my open house they had seen posted on Zillow.  They had seen the sign in the y...
This blog is written for the general public.  This should bore most realtors.  The purpose of this blog is to help inform buyers how a legitimate market analysis is really done.  First of all the purpose of a market analysis is to find the price at which the home will sell in today's market.  I e...
 Sitting at the kitchen table while the snowflakes are swirling and browsing the seed catalogues while sipping a cup of chai tea and dreaming of warmer days ahead is gives me great joy.Just a couple of comments about where I like to buy seeds.  VeggiesMy first choice for veggies is Fedcoseeds in ...

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Helping seller and buyers understand the value of the land they buy or sell is my passion. My work as a real estate agent is fulfilling because I am passionate about negotiating value. Sellers, let me help you maximize the value of your land even if it is just a small front yard. Buyers I will help you find a place even in the middle of Lexington that can help your family build a wonderful home. Give me a chance to look at your home, your land, your garden and I will give you some great ideas on how you can enhance the presentation of your home with a very small budget.