Holly O'Driscoll

A Realtor's Perspective on Reno – Lifestyle, Business, Family

Category Archives: Family life

Why Reno? Lifestyle, Opportunity, Value

By Holly O’Driscoll, Chase International Real Estate  Surrounded by mountains and blessed with an enviable climate, Reno and Sparks offer a breathtaking beautiful place to live, work and play. Living … Continue reading

January 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

Remodel vs Flip – Details Count

Remodel vs. Flips. Know what to look for, what to avoid. Most home buyers pick a “move in ready” home. What’s right for you?

October 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Buick? Really? What a Surprise …

Alamo at Louis Armstrong International Airport in New Orleans was out of the mid-sized car we reserved, so the company bumped us up. The only cars available were “premium” models. … Continue reading

March 4, 2016 · 2 Comments

Never Pass Up a Hug

  ‘Tis the time of year to sort things out. To take stock and evaluate.  That could mean something deep and philosophical. Or not. Today, it is about Christmas gifts. The … Continue reading

December 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Reno Cheesecake Factory — hmmm — OK Food, but So-So Experience

Soooo the Cheesecake Factory opened at Meadowood Mall in Reno. My son and I went there for lunch last week. We waited about 15 minutes for a table. Not too … Continue reading

August 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Lunch Bunch Food Fight

Finally — and long overdue — school lunches are morphing into meals I might actually let my children eat.  Too bad it didn’t happen while they were actually in public schools.  The … Continue reading

July 18, 2014 · 2 Comments

Flying Solo — What an Accomplishment

Conquering the world, one step at a time. The guy in this photo stubbed his toe many times growing up. He tested rules, tested himself, he tested me! Eventually he … Continue reading

June 12, 2014 · Leave a comment