Too Early to Talk Taxes? No! (Part 3) – Making Your Property Taxes Count

May 31st, 2014
Property taxes may help you lower your  income taxes.  How?   Property taxes are currently claimed as part of ‘Itemized Deductions’.  In many cases, however, filing status, the amount of the standard deduction, the amount of property taxes paid and the absence of other itemized ......Read More

Too Early To Talk Taxes? No! (Part 1)

May 13th, 2014
It’s never too early to talk taxes since what you do as a home owner this year may impact your taxes next year.  Steps taken this year may determine what you claim on your taxes next year.  Tax prep is hindsight. ......Read More

Winter Garden’s ‘To Do List’ – Theatre and The Arts

May 23rd, 2013
Whether you are a patron of the performing arts, a movie goer or you just enjoy live concerts, Winter Garden has something to offer you.    Built in 1935, The Garden Theatre was purchased by the City of Winter Garden ......Read More

Winter Garden’s ‘To Do List’ – Farmers Market

May 14th, 2013
Winter Garden is a City full of activities to satisfy every need and lifestyle.  There is never a shortage of things to do.  If you are into Farmers’ Markets, you can find ......Read More

Winter Garden’s Army and Navy Outlet

January 13th, 2013
Whether you are active military, veteran, patriot, historian or simply a collector of memorabilia this outlet is for you.  Filled with camouflage, boots and other military necessities, just standing in this store is a poignant reminder of this country’s past, ......Read More

Winter Garden’s Own DMV Office

November 9th, 2012
At some time in our adult lives, we have a need for the services of the Department of Highway Safety & Motor Vehicles (DMV).  Whether it is to secure a Driver Learner’s Permit, to apply for or renew our Drivers Licenses, to ......Read More

Exclusive Water Skiing Community in Winter Garden

December 13th, 2011
The Isles of Lake Hancock is an gated enclave built primarily for boaters, skiers and water sport lovers.  The community of luxury homes is built on the Hancock Chain of Lakes and around two world class man made ski ......Read More

Windermere’s Butler Bay Park to Reopen

December 2nd, 2011
The Butler Bay Park will reopen in December 2011 after the Windermere Town Council voted to allot $20,863 to repair the park and tennis courts.  The park, located on Lake Crescent,  has been closed due to these repairs and the ......Read More

Light Up Winter Garden and Parade December 2011

November 24th, 2011
The City of Winter Garden Community Events scheduled for December 2nd and 3rd, 2011:
Light Up Winter Garden!
December 2, 2011 from 6 to 9 pm.  The West Orange Ministerial Association and the City of Winter Garden, Florida welcome the ......Read More

Winter Garden Restaurants Win Awards

November 19th, 2011
The Chef’s Table at the Edgewater Hotel in Historic DowntownWinter Garden has won more awards.  The Orlando Home & Leisure Magazine released its 2011 Readers’ Choice Awards and The Chef’s Table takes first place in several categories, and in the ......Read More

Winter Garden 3K Holiday Fun Run – Bring Your Dog!

November 16th, 2011
The City of Winter Garden is hosting a 3K Fun Run event to benefit Relay for Life on December 10 from 9AM to 12PM.  But this isn’t your ordinary 3K!  This event is named the Jolly Paw-liday 3K Fun ......Read More

Winter Garden Art Festival 2011

November 15th, 2011
The Merchant’s Guild of Winter Garden is hosting the 10th Annual Winter Garden Art Festival in the Historic Downtown Winter Garden shopping district on Saturday November 19 and Sunday November 20, 2011.  There is plenty of free parking and entrance to ......Read More

Winter Garden Future Park at Tucker Ranch

November 8th, 2011
The new Tucker Ranch Recreation and Nature Complex (proposed name) may be ready for visitors as early as 2014.  The city of Winter Garden purchased the parcel ($2.1 million)  earlier this year and annexed it in October of 2011.  The city ......Read More

Winter Garden – Just A Nice Place To Live

September 20th, 2011
Refreshing.  Saturday morning brings life into downtown Winter Garden.  The already active historic downtown of Winter Garden, Florida comes alive each Saturday morning until 1 pm around the new City Pavillion – the venue for the weekly ......Read More

Winter Garden sought after real estate

August 7th, 2011
After five years of declining prices Winter Garden real estate is bottoming-out leaving buyers scrambling to get some of the last few great deals available. Winter Garden, Florida is where old meets new, from historic downtown located on  Plant Street and the old ......Read More

Living in Winter Garden, Florida

June 17th, 2011
Our family has just purchased a home in the beautiful community of Winter Oaks, in Winter Garden, Florida.  Just west of Orlando, Winter Garden and its sister ......Read More

Down Town Windermere Lake Front #3

May 16th, 2011
Windermere is an established small town community and Pine Street and West 2nd Avenue are where new meets olde and are tops of  buyers wish lists searching lake front properties.  The Town of Windermere and all its down town charm only adds value ......Read More

The Estates at Windermere #1

May 16th, 2011
The Estates at Windermere features stunning custom homes in a private, serene park-like setting with nature and water views within a quiet gated community.  Located off of Mckinnon Road and just down the street ......Read More

4 Top Windermere communities

May 14th, 2011
Windermere is known for its great location, lakes including the Butler Chain and some of the most sought after neighborhoods but which communities are showing great value in today’s real estate market? 
After five years of declinning prices we knew ......Read More

Sought after town of Windermere Florida

May 12th, 2011
Windermere, FLorida know as “The Town Among the Lakes”  for the seven lakes that make up the Butler Chain is one of the most sought after towns in Central Florida.  Neighboring Dr Phillips from the south and Winter Garden to ......Read More