Posts Tagged ‘Home Buyers’

Will I have to pay PMI forever?

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

The majority of homeowners when purchasing a house will hear the term “PMI”. “PMI” is private mortgage insurance. Homeowners purchasing a house with less than 20 percent down will most likely have to buy private mortgage insurance — PMI. The purpose of this insurance is to cover the lender in case you default, and it […]

Coral Springs: Top Workplaces 2015

Monday, May 11th, 2015

Thinking about moving to Coral Springs? Coral Springs was named one of the top places to work in 2015! WorkplaceDynamics, LLP, a leading research firm on organizational health and employee engagement, recently surveyed hundreds of workers to determine the best places to work in South Florida and Coral Springs was at the top of the […]

Why Move To Florida?

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Are you considering moving to South Florida? In the past few years many people from the northeast and other parts of the country have been flocking to South Florida. Of course the warm weather has always been a big draw, but recently other factors have had a major influence in the decision to relocate such as: […]

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 […]

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 […]

Palm Beach County: Currently a Seller’s Market

Friday, July 26th, 2013

Sellers in Palm Beach County are smiling from ear to ear as the median home price for existing homes on the market rose significantly to $259,990 last June – that’s 16 percent higher than last year’s, according to data released this past week. Sales also continued to stay strong with up to 1,494 homes changing […]

Your Dream Home is Just 5 Steps Away… Thanks to the Great Florida Homes Team!

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

House hunting is an exhausting challenge. First, most home buyers don’t know where to start! Even if you have the best Realtor in town to represent you, you’d still have to see each property personally, so you know if it works for you. Nowadays, where life and obligations get in the way, who has time […]

Tips for the First-Time Homebuyer

Friday, July 12th, 2013

Last May 2013, first-time home buyers accounted for 28 percent of existing home purchases. According to the National Association of Realtors (NAR), although this number might seem high, it’s actually significantly lower than last year’s 34 percent. This decrease in numbers is alarming some housing analysts and economists. Sadly, lots of first-time home buyers missed […]

Simple Reasons to Own a Home

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

With home ownership at an 18-year low, a lot of people seem to be placing home ownership at the bottom of their priority list. Everyone seems to be forgetting that a home is one of the best and biggest investments they can make! Truth be told, even the worst housing slump won’t negate the long-term […]

It’s a Sellers’ Market!

Sunday, July 7th, 2013

Good news for home sellers! In a recent real estate report, it’s been found out that the gap between the asking price and the actual sales price has been becoming narrower. As a matter of fact, a house would usually be sold for 98.3 percent of the asking price, a significant increase compared to the […]