Vacation Home Buying Guide

Vacation Home Buying Guide

Robin Raiff Blog, Indian River County, Sebastian, Vero Beach

Are vacation homes catching your eyes these days? The demand for second homes has increased in the last few years and reasons for buying a second home vary, from recreation and vacation enjoyment to investment and development to retirement planning. Did you know that vacation homes sales made up 21% of residential transactions in 2014? Well look no further because we’ve put together a few tips to consider when buying your second home or vacation home below! Know your numbers.   It’s easy to consider buying a second/vacation home but make sure it is the best financial decision before you start looking and get your hopes up. Crunching your numbers is a crucial beginning for anyone considering to purchase a …

Vero Beach Events

What’s happening locally, you ask?

Robin Raiff Blog, Family Fun, Florida Lifestyle, Indian River County, Sebastian, Things to Do, Vero Beach

Indian River County Happenings The holiday season is upon us! There are so many events, activities and festivals, it’s almost impossible to keep up with them all! Autumn in Florida…does it get much better? Whether you are looking for events to do solo, with the kids or the entire family, we’ve rounded up a few not-to-miss November events below right here in Indian River County.

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The Perfect Porches for Fall!

Robin Raiff Blog, Florida Lifestyle, Indian River County, Sebastian, Vero Beach

It’s here! Fall has somewhat finally arrived in our town and what better way to welcome the season than with a little decoration! Yes, we are talking front porch décor! Even if it’s not quite chilly enough for a scarf and sweater, there’s something extremely satisfying about switching out your summer décor for pumpkins and hay bales. And what better place to start than your front door and porch area? Below, we break down four fall-ready ways to knock your porch game up a notch! Pumpkins, Everywhere. It’s not Fall y’all until the pumpkins are on display. Place a few – or several – around your doorstep for a welcoming atmosphere. Stick with orange for a traditional feeling, or opt for white and blue versions to create a cool, coastal look. Wreaths Make Everything Better The no-fail …