A grateful heart lifts your own spirits and the spirits of those around you. When you commit to an attitude of gratitude, you foster more meaningful relationships with the ones you care about — yourself included.
We know that practicing gratitude has a powerful impact on others, but did you know it can impact you too? The information we're sending this month serves it all up with some science on the side. You’ll learn three simple ways to express gratitude each day, and how each one has been proven to increase your well-being. We also suggest a few apps you can use to track your happiness, so you can see how your emotional state changes when you commit to a grateful heart!
With so much giving in the air this time of year, take a few moments to reflect on your own practice of gratitude. Remember, we're grateful for you and if there’s anything we can do to be of service during this busy time of year, give us a call!
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Below is a quick snapshot of key Portland Area real estate statistics for September 2019. Please give us a call if you would like to learn how this affects the value of your home, or your purchasing power!
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While smart technology adds elegance and convenience to your home life, it also raises a few questions about safety. It’s all fun and games until someone hacks into your coffee maker. The cup of joe is most likely safe, but you will want to make internet security your first priority when you invest in this technology. If WiFi is the front door to a smart home, then the tips below are the keys to keeping it secure at all times. Even if you don’t have too much smart tech just yet, use this information to keep your WiFi in great shape!
Remember the Jetsons, that futuristic family from the popular ‘60s cartoon? Their house had all types of neat gadgets and gizmos that you probably wished for in your own life. Believe it or not, today’s tech is making these “homes of the future” accessible now — and it’s more practical than you might think.
In this month’s flyer, we’re taking a look at some recent smart home innovations. You’ll learn what these are and why they’re starting to catch on in the “real world.” We're also sharing a few of the latest products that will allow you to make coffee with a voice command or turn off the lights from the grocery store.
In fact, these kinds of smart technologies are actually increasing the value of homes, making them more attractive to potential buyers. Circle a few that you might want to include in your own home. Give us a call if you’re wondering what this technology could do to increase the value of your home!
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