Author Archives: Barbara Gaddy

About Barbara Gaddy

I'm an Income Property Acquistion Specialist. I guide and train new and inexperienced investors in acquiring and managing income property in order to create long-term, passive income. I also hold a Master's Degree in Library and Information Science and an Honors BA in English and American Literature. I have a business blog here: http://barbaraworks4u.blogspot.com/. This is my personal blog. I hope you enjoy it.

Down the Rabbit Hole Once More!

My mother tends to be cruel in her dementia-laden madness. As her mother was towards her, my mother is towards me. She learned that lesson well. Meanness and anger pour from her because of situations that have absolutely nothing to … Continue reading

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Talk to me, Baby!

The biggest complaint in real estate today is the lack of communication. Customer’s complain that when they call an agent, they can’t get a call back or there is no follow-up while working with their agent. As a fellow Realtor, I … Continue reading

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Keeping up with necessary tech

In every business, technology is becoming a great concern.  In my business (real estate) for example, more and more of the contracts we work with are being transmitted to the interested parties and signed electronically.  It is part of my … Continue reading

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Today’s bit of idiocy!

I have owned and lived in my place for a number of years, so I was surprised to receive what appeared to be a check from the IRS in my mailbox that had my address but was not addressed to … Continue reading

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Another Birthday!

It looks like I get to get another year older! Yeah! http://www.thesecretlanguageofbirthdays.com/r/?r=d19360320 This year, I am taking my mother to Ruskin to pick strawberries and maybe some other fresh food to celebrate the big day. In addition, we’ll be enjoying … Continue reading

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Gratitude

At this time of the year I tend to think about and remember universal rules that guide my life.  Of these, gratitude has become the most important.  If you haven’t read Rhonda Byrne’s book The Magic, go and borrow it from your … Continue reading

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My neighbors are driving me nuts!

Before I bought my home, I took the time to drive by both day and night to be sure that the neighborhood was quiet.  At that time, I was sick of the stress of living in a busy area with … Continue reading

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