Dick Betts REALTOR® The Villages, Florida

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Do you enjoy live music?  Dancing your cup of tea?  How about live bands playing 365 days a year at three different venues?  Driving to one of the squares by a custom, tricked out golf cart on your radar?  We so have you covered!The bands that play at the squares here in The Villages, Florida hav...
12/02/2022
Today I posted below on all of our listing in both public comments and Realtor remarks.“With full price offer, seller is amenable to a buyer credit in order to effectuate a 2/1 rate buy down, if financed.  Specific terms to be fully negotiated between buyer and seller at the time of buyer offer.”...
12/01/2022
Don’t you just love the names we have for areas of our homes which are dedicated to one’s personal design taste?  Here in The Villages, Florida we can’t have out buildings which means She Sheds and Man Caves must be within the home.Turns out it is healthy to have our own area to surround ourselve...
11/29/2022
I am fortunate that a majority of my listing are in The Villages, Florida which means I can do Open Houses seven days a week during the day.  The opportunity to do Open Houses here in The Villages is very important as we have snowbirds and retired folks looking to relocate here and buy a home.  I...
11/28/2022
The Villages, Florida does it best to get the community into Christmas Spirit!  Tree lighting, parades, special performances at The Sharon and performers of all types at each square!  The Villages has three squares which are reminiscent of small town squares from the past with shops, restaurants ...
11/27/2022
Since 2009 the National Association of REALTORS® has been tracking international buyers by country and the state they are buying.  The report released is based on from April 2021 until March 2022 and details country the buyers are from and where they are buying.  Reading the report I was surprise...
11/26/2022
Some states have recovered from the pandemic better than others I am sure there could be other factors either way it’s worth taking a look.   The map provided was presented by Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist at National Association of REALTORS®.  The map is the percentage of growth from March 2020 ...
11/25/2022
We are a proud country as well as a competitive country and we like to be first.  The Olympics for an example we want all the gold metals, any world competition either sports or business we want that brass ring of success.  When one of our international sports teams lose to small country we are l...
11/24/2022
My local newspaper is running a promotion for a month.  They are giving me a free newspaper seven days a week, they didn’t ask just started throwing a newspaper on my driveway.  There is a reason I don’t subscribe I don’t read them.  Seeing this pile of newspapers reminded me of a presentation I ...
11/23/2022
Yep the golfing capital of the world with 711 holes of golf and more being built has a robust bowling community!  We have two 32 lane bowling alleys about a mile from my home but never bowled there, been to both bowling alleys as they double as a sports bar and host certain college and NFL team f...
11/22/2022
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Dick Betts

REALTOR® The Villages, Florida
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