Why You Need To Know About ‘Pocket Listings’

“Breathe the sweetness that hovers in August."

– Denise Levertov

Read on for everything you should do this month and discover lifestyle tips curated just for you!

​​​​​​Real Estate in the News

Why You Need To Know About ‘Pocket Listings’ in an Increasingly Competitive Real Estate Market

Some of the most exclusive real estate properties never hit the open market. Instead, sellers will only solicit offers from a select group of buyers through what’s known as a “pocket listing.” This practice is nothing new. But in a super-competitive real estate market, it’s not just luxury homes that are being sold this way. Here’s what you need to know about pocket listings — and how you can find out about them if you’re in the market for a new home.

Read more on Yahoo Finance

Local Events

Walt Disney Selling Annual Passes Again

If you’ve been waiting to get an annual pass for Walt Disney World, the wait is almost over and just in time for a milestone anniversary. The annual passes will return for the start of Disney’s 50th anniversary celebration.

For more information click here.

The Palm Beaches Restaurant Week

Aug 16th-30th

The first annual The Palm Beaches Restaurant Week offers visitors and local “foodies” the opportunity to indulge in the best establishments. The two-week celebration highlights delectable menus, exquisite pairings, and the best of the best from notable chefs.

To learn more about who is participating and their special offers click here

The Perseid meteors

Aug 11th and 12th 

The Perseid meteors will perform in full glory. This is the most-watched meteor shower of the year where people wait for this special day. The best time to watch these fast-shooting stars is the post-midnight hours.

Lifestyle Tips & Tricks

Don't Overlook These Hidden Costs When Rushing to Buy a Home in a Hot Market

In a housing market where almost half of U.S. homes sell within a week and prices are climbing at a rapid clip, it’s easy for a buyer to overlook hidden costs in the quest to land a new home. 

 That’s all the more reason buyers – especially first-time buyers – should step back, breathe and consider all the costs involved.

Read more on USA Today

The Best Vegetables and Flowers to Plant in August

If the idea of gardening in the summer isn't sitting well with you this year, or if you've just been too busy to actually start your garden, don't worry. The crisp fall season is a great time to grow a slew of vegetables and flowers!

Courtesy of Good Housekeeping

The 26 Best Curb Appeal Ideas for Every Budget

Despite what you might think, improving a home’s curb appeal doesn’t have to cost a fortune. There are many tricks that real estate agents use to make their listings look great and sell faster on a budget. No matter what your budget is, there are ways to make your listing shine.

Read more on The Close

The Best Places to Travel in August

Is there any month more tailor-made for a vacation than August? The peak of summer is the perfect time to jettison all 9-to-5 obligations and indulge in a trip. If you're hoping to squeeze in a vacation before Labor Day, here are nine of the best places to travel in August.

Courtesy of Condé Nast Traveler

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