4 Upcoming Local Festivals You Won’t Want to Miss

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

One thing is for sure, the residents of Indian River County LOVE to come out for fairs and festivals. It’s always amazing to me how many people attend these events and support our local organizations. There is a deep sense of community pride here. I believe that is why our gatherings are so successful when you compare how small Indian River County is compared to other Florida towns. So, here are a few great community support events coming up over the next few weeks and months that are fun for all ages!   Fellsmere Frog Leg Festival – January 21st – 24th, Fellsmere, Florida One of the largest festivals in the State of Florida, the Fellsmere Frog Leg Festival celebrates it’s 25th …

When I Knew…

Robin Raiff Blog, Indian River County, Real Estate Agent

The new year is typically a time for reflection, right? Every now and then I get asked how I got into the real estate business. Despite what you might assume, it wasn’t for the money. I am sure that sounds silly, but it’s true. Look, I get the stereotype of REALTORS® as money-hungry egotists driving around in leased Mercedes and living well above their means to communicate how “successful” they are. That’s wasn’t and isn’t me. Personally, it’s all about the people and that’s not just a marketing slogan. It’s a way of life. The reward I get from helping people is worth more than any commission check I might receive. If we’re being honest though, I wasn’t always so …

4 Reasons Sebastian, Florida is a Great Place to Live…and Play!

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

Sebastian, Florida This once quiet and relatively unheard of fishing village located between Melbourne and Vero Beach has now become the largest city by population in Indian River County. Although the city has experienced significant growth over the last few decades, it still keeps the charm and attraction that drew me to move here many years ago. Let me tell you about a few of the reasons I love being a Sebastian-ite! The Inlet Sebastian Inlet is one of the most popular destinations for both serious fishermen and hard core surfers. Along with world class waves and angling adventures, this State Park also provides family-friendly fun for all ages. A man made creation carved into the shoreline almost 100 years …