Are You Ready For Some Football? Buffalo Wing Hummus

It's that time of year again!  The football season has started and leaves us with many, many questions.  What shall I serve for my tailgating/football party? I am originally from Upstate New York and so Buffalo Wings are in our DNA. There is only one proper way to serve them! Hot sauce, un-breaded and  dipped in blue cheese of course! This hummus dish is a classic take on the original. I found the recipe online and of course began playing with it! I hope you enjoy! INGREDIENTS: 2 … [Read more...]

Why I Am Proud To Be A RE/MAX Agent.

http://https://youtu.be/jJZRde18a4A   There are many real estate companies to chose from as a consumer as well as a real estate professional.  I have been with RE/MAX for over 10 years.  There are cheaper companies for me to chose from. But I love the commitment and professionalism displayed by not only the RE/MAX organization, but also from my fellow agents.   Thank you for watching the video and considering us for your real estate needs. Shelly Farley. … [Read more...]

Shelly Farley Group: Let’s Talk Kitchen Remodels

I recently read that a kitchen remodel should take 6 to 9 months to plan. 6-9 MONTHS?!   Really?  Well, after reading a little further I now understand why.  Proper preparation not only takes time but it also reduces your stress long term. Homeowners like to change their mind!  You won’t be tempted to change your mind during construction and create change orders, which will inflate construction costs and hurt your return on investment. 1. Plan, Plan, Plan.  What is important in your kitchen? … [Read more...]

The Community of Sun Groves in Chandler.

Sun Groves is a great community in Chandler, Arizona.  The subdivision of Sun Groves is over 600 acres and 93 of those acres are for parkland or common areas. It has bike paths, walking paths as well as a catch and release pond. Navarrete Elementary School is located inside the community of Sun Lakes while Basha Accelerated Middle School and Basha High School are just outside the community and to the north.  Chandler Unified School District. For those needing a little fun and adventure, … [Read more...]

New Federal Guidelines on Replacing Hot Water Heaters!

Are you familiar with the new mandates regarding the replacement of hot water heaters?   The Department of Energy has made changes over the last 10 years in an effort to save energy and promote clean air.  Hot water heaters will increase in size  as a result and some modifications may be required in order to install them such as adding an electrical outlet, changing gas features, etc. For s simple explanation, please watch the video … [Read more...]

A Seller’s Guide To Navigating The Home Inspection.

A Seller's Guide To Navigating The Home Inspection. There are two ways a home inspection comes into play when selling your home. Option 1: You, the Seller, order a pre listing inspection and repair the "hot list" before you list the property for sale. Why would a seller do this?  Knowledge is power! It gives the seller a leg up in the negotiation process.  The repairs are not an "unknown" to the buyer so they will feel more confident submitting their offer. In Arizona, there is a … [Read more...]