Famous Henry James quote- said to his nephew, Willie James, in 1902.
Howard Slatkin posted another great quote to his instagram account yesterday- “When I was young, I used to admire intelligent people; as I grow older, I admire kind people.” -unknown
Samuel Johnson reminds us that “Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not.”
Reality check: Beware of the lowest bid…
For many people, the home is the biggest investment. When building one’s dream home or remodeling an existing house, one can easily get caught in the snare of the numbers game with multiple bids. Misleading contractors have been known to say or do whatever it takes to get the job, encumbering the homeowner with devastating financial consequences. To discuss this topic and offer guidance, I have invited a highly respected Dallas contractor with a strong moral compass and decades of experience to decode the bidding wars in this special guest post. Bob Hoebeke is all about communication with his clients; his honesty and transparency have built a solid base of repeat clients with stunning homes. Please welcome Bob: [Read more…]