Posts Tagged ‘Tips’

Household Hazardous Waste: 2015 Collection Options

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

Cleaning out your home is a great opportunity to start the New Year off on a good note. After your cleaning is completed you will probably have some household items that you need to dispose of. The cities of Coral Springs, Coconut Creek, Tamarac, Fort Lauderdale, and Pompano Beach have established a cooperative agreement that […]

Tips for Condo Shopping

Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

Searching for a condo property? Condos are a very popular route to take when looking for a home in South Florida and can also be a great investment. Finding the condo property that is right for you can require a lot of time and effort. Here are some tips that can help make the process a […]

Slice of the Springs

Friday, November 7th, 2014

Are you aware that the City of Coral Springs holds annual Slice of the Springs neighborhood meetings? These meetings are when City staff come to your neighborhood to discuss relevant issues or concerns. The meetings are your chance to interface directly with staff members from all sectors of the City, including police, fire, community development, […]

Community Activities Galore!

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

No plans for the upcoming weekends? Look no further! The Coral Springs community has some great upcoming events that are fun for all ages. Join us this Saturday, September 20th, from 7:30 AM – 11:30 AM at the Trash to Treasure Garage Sale. You never know what you will find at a garage sale; as […]

Annual Community Garage Sale

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

The city’s annual community garage sale is set for September 20th! Vendor Spaces are now available for the Trash to Treasure Garage Sale, to be held at Mullins Park on Saturday, September 20 from 7:30 to 11 a.m. This popular event offers a great opportunity to buy or sell household and other items. Registration cost is $25 […]

How much mortgage can you really afford?

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Here are some tips to help you determine a realistic budget for your house hunt! Different lenders will qualify you for different amounts. Going with the biggest mortgage option is not always the best option. There are some things you should consider before jumping into a large financial decision such as a house mortgage. Think […]

September 11th 5K Remembrance

Monday, August 11th, 2014

On Saturday, September 6, the City is hosting its annual “September 11th 5K Remembrance.” This year, the route will begin at the Northwest Regional Library and head northbound on University Drive. The route will continue on University Drive and loop back at 48th Manor heading south on University Drive, finishing at the 9/11 Memorial. Please note that […]

Home Decorating by Decade

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

1960’s – 2000’s Home decorating is a crucial part of making your house feel like a home. These are the most popular decorating styles of each era. 1960’s The 60’s was all about COLOR and graphics. In the 60’s everyone wanted to make a statement, including putting together colors that were once considered a big “no” […]

South Florida Summer: Keep it Cool

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Summer in South Florida can be lots of fun, but sometimes the heat can be overbearing on our bodies and our electricity bills! August is just around the corner, South Florida’s hottest month of the year, so we are going to feel the heat more than ever in just a few short weeks. There are […]

BBQ Summer Safety

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

It’s summertime in South Florida which means schools are out and it’s barbecue time! Having a barbecue is a great way to bring family and friends together at your home. While barbecues are very enjoyable there are some safety tips that can help you have a fun and safe celebration at your home. You don’t […]