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, […]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

October is breast cancer awareness month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. The main objective of this month is to remind everyone to take the steps to have a plan to detect the disease in its early stages and encourage others to do the same. Every year in support of […]

Coral Springs: Come out and VOTE!

Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

One of GreatFloridaHome’s own Joy Carter is a candidate for the upcoming election for City Commissioner. Joy is a very active member of the community and is in support of the G.O. bond. You can read more details about Joy and her campaign at http://electjoycarter.com/ Registered voters in the City of Coral Springs will have the […]

What does an aging population mean for the housing market?

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

The aging population of the United States has been a growing concern on many levels, from what to do about social security to the housing market. The number of Americans age 50+ will grow to 132 million by 2030, which is an increase of more than 70% since 2000. This is a major shift in […]

Home Buyer Tips for 2014

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

The housing market is constantly changing. As a buyer it is tough to keep up with the trends and seizing the opportunity to buy when the time is right. In 2014 the buyers market has been competitive and appears to be continuing in that direction. It is important to be prepared before making the decision […]

You’ve Made the Decision to Sell…Now What?

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

If you are preparing to sell your home you will want to turn it into a marketable home for buyers. A few minor repairs, some cleaning, and finishing touches can add great value to your home to help it sell quicker. Here are some simple steps to get your home ready: Curb Appeal: The exterior […]

How Can a Real Estate Team Help?

Sunday, February 16th, 2014

When you want to buy or sell a property, you might find yourself wondering if you have the time, energy, resources and contacts to complete the transaction on your own. No matter how organized and efficient you are on your own, it’s always best to have some professional help, allowing the transaction to go even […]

What To Do Before Applying for a Single Family Home Mortgage

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

Everyone has a checklist for our personal goals, whether it is written in a journal or just being kept as a secret in the back of your mind. Although time will always march on, you cannot deny the fact that you and your family want to enjoy the holidays and all the things that make life worth living in the place you call your […]

It’s Still Much Better to be a Homeowner!

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

Even as home prices in South Florida report this month, a recent real estate report shows it makes better sense to buy a home that to rent. The report shows buying is 52 percent more affordable than renting in Palm Beach County. As for Broward County, buying is more affordable than renting by 47 percent. […]

Buying a Flipped Home? Be Careful!

Monday, September 23rd, 2013

Are you buying a flipped home from an investor? Then you should know you need to protect yourself! Investors who buy homes after a foreclosure and fix them up is a popular real estate investment strategy in South Florida.  If done properly, this can work out very well and can result in a great profit […]