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By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Local Authors Showcase taking place in Spring Hill, Florida What:  2nd Annual Local Authors Showcase  When:  Thursday, January 22, 2015 --- 1:00 to 5:00 pm Where:  The Lake House, 1202 Kenlake Drvie, Spring Hill, Florida Info:  Stephanie Race, 352-540 -6591   Meet local authors in person and disc...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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How Home Buyers Paid in 2014 in Hernando County, Florida   When it comes to financing, cash was again king in residential real estate transactions in Hernando county in 2014.      Cash was the payment method of choice with  over 53% of all transactions of residential homes in Hernando County, Flo...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Once a Week Go Greek at Mr. Souvlaki in Tarpon Springs, Florida We love Greek food so once we find a good restaurant it's hard for us to change but every once in a while we have to try something new.  This was the case just before New Year's when we stopped in at Mr. Souvlaki in Tarpon Springs, F...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Great Turnout at Car Show Honoring Fallen Officer in Tarpon Springs, Florida A couple of weeks ago just a few days before Christmas, the town of Tarpon Springs, Florida, just about 30 miles south from Spring Hill, experienced a tragedy that shook the Tarpon Springs as well as the surrounding comm...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Introducing the New Officers 2015 for Women's Council of REALTORS® Nature Coast    Today the annual installation ceremony for the 2015 Officers for the Women's Council of REALTORS® (WCR) Nature Coast Business Resource Group took place at beautiful Southern Hills Plantation Club in Brooksville, Fl...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Timber Pines, Spring Hill, Home Sales December 2014   2014 homes sales in the Timber Pines golf course community in Spring Hill, Florida, finished out strong with another increase in sales compared to the previous month.   Compared to the number of homes for sale in Timber Pines a year ago, an eq...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Now is the Time to File for Florida Homestead Exemption for 2015 Florida Home owners  who purchased their Florida home in 2014 and are using it as their primary residence, should not take the time to file for Florida Homestead Exemption!  In Hernando County, Florida,  the Homestead Exemption prov...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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  Happy New Year 2015!   Another New Year lies ahead and - like the blank pages of a journal - waiting to be filled with joyful moments, treasured memories, and unforgettable experiences.  It's up to us to fill the pages and make every day count!  May 2015 turn out to be the best chapter in your...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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2014 Hernando County Real Estate Market in Review   2014 receives mixed reviews for home sales in Hernando County, Florida.  While homes sales from 2012 to 2013 increased by 20%, this is not the case for the year ending.  As of this date and with few business days remaining this year, the number ...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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The Upside Down Christmas Tree Yes, you are reading this correctly.  The upside down Christmas Tree.  It exists.  I recently encountered such a tree  at an horse carriage exhibit and was amazed.  Of course, I had to take a picture since I had never seen such a thing.   I had no idea why this tree...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Holiday Traditions from Around the World! Presents, carolling, holiday decorations, special cookies and foods... some  holiday traditions are almost universal.  But then there are some that are specific to a country, regions, or even just your family!  I was reading about holiday traditions from ...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Hernando County Realtors Donate to Toys for Tots Hernando County Realtors showed their community spirit once again during this year's toy drive for the US Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program.   Collection boxes were placed at several of the larger real estate offices across the County as w...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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  Merry Christmas from Timber Pines, Spring Hill, Florida    Today I was showing several homes in the Timber Pines good course community in Spring Hill, Florida.  My buyers commented on all the holiday decorations throughout the community and felt it really demonstrated the community spirit of th...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Timber Pines, Spring Hill, Home Sales October and November 2014   Inventory of homes for sale in the Timber Pines 55+ community in Spring Hill, Florida, increased in the past two months.  Although October sales dipped, sales rose back to September levels in November.   Overall, there are fewer ho...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Seven Hills, Spring Hill, FL Pool Home Just Sold! by Spring Hill Realtor Silvia Dukes PA, Tropic Shores Realty This spacious Spring Hill pool home in the desirable Spring Hill neighborhood of Seven Hills has now sold just in time for the holidays!    Property Details: Ventura Drive, Spring Hill, ...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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And the Realtor of the Year 2014 Award goes to...   Silvia Dukes of Tropic Shores Realty!   Last night was the annual holiday party, installation of officers, and awards celebration for Hernando County, Forida Realtors.  I am humbled, honored, and proud to have received the Realtor of the Year 20...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Holiday Events in Spring Hill, Florida: Angels on High This popular annual outdoor holiday event is once again taking place at the Lake House at Kenlake Park in Spring Hill, Florida. Mark  your calendar for December 12 and 13, 2014 for an evening of enchantment while strolling on a lighted trail ...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Hurricane Season 2014 has Ended! Hurricane season has now ended for 2014 and once again, Florida did not get hit by any hurricanes this season.  This actually makes nine years in a row that Florida did not get affected by a hurricane. There were only eight named storms this hurricane season, hurr...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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  Nature Coast Festival Singers Invitation to Annual Christmas Concert The Nature Coast Festival Singer invite the public to ring in the spirit of Christmas with  two Christmas Concerts in the coming weeks.  Traditional Christmas music with brass accompaniment and an audience Christmas Carol Sing...

By Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living
(Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!)
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Happy Thanksgiving from Timber Pines!   Timber Pines residents are ready to gobble it all up this Thanksgiving holiday!  Once again they have demonstrated their community spirit and have decorated their community for the upcoming holiday! It sure looks nice!   Timber Pines is a 55+ community in S...

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