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Tips To Help Cool South Florida’s Summer Heat

Posted on August 11, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

Florida has beautiful weather, but there’s no denying that summer can get hot here. While cooling off with a trip to the beach might sound like fun, the truth is that we can’t all spend our days swimming in the ocean. If your AC isn’t quite cutting it this summer, we’re here to help. Here …

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Preparing Your South Florida Home for Summer

Posted on July 26, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

Florida’s weather is known far and wide as some of the best weather you can get anywhere. And it’s true! Especially here in South Florida, the weather is usually mild, comfortable, and consistent aside from the occasional storm. But, as we head into the warmest summer months, it’s important to remember that prepping your home …

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Is Now A Good Time To Buy A South Florida Home?

Posted on July 14, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

The real estate market is hot right now, all across the United States. For markets that are already competitive and in high demand, like South Florida, it’s even clearer to see how prices are rising and the impact that has on mortgages and even rental prices. Whether you’re looking for a house, apartment, or condo, …

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Keep your PET Safe JULY 4th & What to do if the Unimaginable DOES HAPPEN

Posted on June 29, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

By Mindi Rudan What happened to us almost two years ago to the day, is still hard to relive. We are animal people and love our pets like children. On a Friday morning, we woke like normal, and before we fed the “zoo” scooped up KEKE our pink-nosed former stray cat to go to a …

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What South Florida’s Housing Inventory Shortage Means for You

Posted on June 21, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

Even though housing prices are cooling off in most of the United States, communities in South Florida are managing to preserve their high prices, and some homes are even seeing their value go up, not down. Why is South Florida housing protected from the devaluation happening in much of the rest of the country? Part …

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Best Home Improvement Projects For South Florida Homes

Posted on June 7, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

Home improvement is one of the joys of owning your own home, but many homeowners aren’t sure which, if any, improvements are worth making. Of course, you need to consider things like how much value a given improvement will add to your home, whether you’re likely to sell your home in the next few years, …

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South Florida Housing Market Update 2022

Posted on May 18, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

South Florida usually has a thriving housing market, but that doesn’t always mean it’s a great market for buyers. After all, South Florida is home to some of the best places to live in the world. But that also means it can take some planning if you want to live here. Here’s what you need …

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Spring Cleaning Tips for South Florida Homes

Posted on April 22, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

Keeping your home clean can be a real challenge for almost any modern family. Knowing the tips that will keep your home more comfortable is one of the best things you can do to make it easier. So, whether you’re living in a traditional house, a condo, or a luxury apartment, these tips are designed …

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Tips For Buying a Home In A Hot Market

Posted on April 5, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

These days, housing is a premium. There are a lot of factors influencing rising prices across the nation, especially in hot markets like South Florida. Whether you’re looking for a house, a luxury apartment, or a condo, you need to know the secrets behind buying in a hot market if you want to get a …

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Seeing green? Everyone is just a wee bit Irish on St. Patrick’s Day

Posted on March 16, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

By Mindi Rudan No matter your ethnicity or cultural connections when March 17 looms on our collective calendar many of us do something fun to mark St. Patrick’s Day. Whether you hang a whimsical leprechaun, green decorations, make a “traditional” (ha! See below!) corned beef and cabbage meal, drink more than your fair share of …

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