Top Properties This Week 12/5/2014

Here are our Top 10 properties searched on our website for the past week.
Many homes in great neighborhoods waiting for offers!

1.) 1200 N3rd Street, Monroe

For more information, contact Mark Phelps.

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Meet The Matthews

meetthe-matthews(blog)Meet the Matthews.  Lance and Lori have three children: 20 year old Kelsi, 18 year old Autumn, and 13 year old Reagan. Also part of their beautiful family is Sophie, a four year old Yorkiepoo.

They recently purchased a home in Monroe, Louisiana with the help of Realtor Kathy VanVeckhoven.  The Matthews needed a new home because they were relocating to the North Louisiana area with their company Ericsson in support of Century Link. They met Kathy through the recommendation of an acquaintance. Continue reading

Talkin’ Dirt with Kathy – Farm Fresh

I suppose you know you have entered adulthood when the highlight of your summer is the opening of the Monroe Farmer’s Market! My love affair with the Farmer’s Market began in 1982 when I moved back to Monroe. At that time, the Farmer’s Market was located on the grounds of the Monroe Civic Center. I can remember bringing my 6 month old baby boy along with me to do my shopping and one of the farmer’s, Mr. Spillers, decided he needed to weigh my child. Without missing a beat, he plopped him on his hanging scale and declared the “young un” was tipping the scale at 16 pounds. It seems like just yesterday that this “weigh in” occurred but that young man is now 25 years old.  Continue reading

Talkin’ Dirt with Kathy Mid-Summer Dirt

In my last regular edition of Talkin Dirt, I promised to discuss roses in the next issue.  Since I did a “travel edition” last month, I am finally going to discuss roses in this issue.

Roses can certainly be rewarding, but for the most part do require constant attention which means work!  If you like the idea of having roses but yet don’t have the time to devote to spraying, clipping and worrying, then you Continue reading

Talkin’ Dirt – Travel Alert!

I had a wonderful trip a few weeks ago that involved FLOWERS and SAND, so I thought I would take the opportunity to describe my trip before I continue on to my regular edition of Talkin Dirt.  If you have ever longed for the smell of salt water and the sight of white sand coupled with some of the most beautiful flowers and vegetation in the South, then the Fairhope/Point Clear area of Alabama is where you need to head! On a whim, my husband and I decided to go to the Continue reading