Posts Tagged ‘South FLorida Real Estate News’

Featured Listing: 5667 NW 125th Ave #5667, Coral Springs 33076

Friday, January 27th, 2017

Feel the “zen” in this featured listing which is an absolutely beautiful, approximately 2000 square foot 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom townhome in the amenity rich Fairways of Heron Bay!  This home has been meticulously cared for and is ready for you to move right in and feel at home. Pull in to your paved 2 […]

First Time Home Buyers: Making an Offer!

Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Buying a home is complicated, especially your first time around. If you are at the point where you have done your research and looked at homes for months (maybe longer!) and you have finally spotted your home. It is scary and exciting all at the same time – you are ready to make an offer…now […]

To Buy or to Rent? That is the question…

Monday, March 23rd, 2015

Answering this question will involve taking a lot of factors into consideration, however with rent costs rising, buying is becoming more and more appealing. Some questions you should consider when making this decision: –How long do you plan on living there? If it is a very short period of time, renting may be the right […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

Real Estate and Due Diligence

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

Lots of real estate websites put importance on doing due diligence prior to placing an offer. What is “FHA” anyway? Despite sounding like a term you’d commonly hear on a legal drama, “Due Diligence” is simply the act of investigating prior to signing a contract. Common sense dictates that “Due Diligence” is an important part […]

Foreign Purchases in South Florida Drive Property Values UP!

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

Over the last three years, there has been a record surge of foreign investments in Florida housing which boosts the property tax revenue in the localities hit hardest by the recession. In a recent Bloomberg report, the 10 Florida counties with the highest amount influx of international cash since 2010 had their property tax assessments […]

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 […]