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Enjoy a Taste of Florida Nightlife

Posted on February 18, 2020 by Great Florida Homes

It’s no wonder that the weather, beaches, and incredible climate of South Florida get so much of the attention. After all, there are aren’t many places in the mainland USA that can call themselves a tropical wonderland. The ecological wonders of South Florida, the weather, beaches, and beauty of the wetlands are matched by the …

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Leasehold Property: What It Is and How It Works

Posted on January 23, 2020 by Great Florida Homes

If you’re seeking out a property contract option that combines the longevity of a mortgage with the affordability of a lease agreement, a leasehold property could be a good option for you. If you’ve never heard of leaseholds, you’re not alone – they’re a fairly obscure type of property agreement. But, leaseholds do provide significant …

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Buying a House with Bad Credit – 7 Things to Know

Posted on December 26, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

You may think that buying a house with bad credit is impossible — but that is not the case. Yes, you may have to pay a higher interest rate and come up with a larger down payment, but it is doable. Here are the 7 things to know about buying a home with bad credit: …

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6 Reasons for Selling Your Home at the End of the Year

Posted on December 10, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

If you are thinking about selling your home at the end of the year, but do not think anyone will buy it in November or December, think again. Back in 2014, Forbes reported that homes listed this time of year were more likely to sell quickly and closer to the asking price. In the first …

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How to Successfully Rent Out Your South Florida Property

Posted on November 25, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

Looking for a way to share the beauty of South Florida while earning some extra income? If you’ve got a property that is vacant for the summer, winter, or other period of time, renting your home out could allow you to retire sooner and move in – or just earn passive income regularly. Below are …

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Guide to Oceanfront Real Estate in South Florida

Posted on November 6, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

Owning an oceanfront property in a beautiful place like South Florida is a dream for many soon-to-be homeowners. Just imagine: You wake up in the morning, and when you glance out the bedroom window, you see an expanse of golden sand before an expanse of the clear blue ocean. It may sound like something of …

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The Big Move: Tips for Packing, Unpacking, and Settling Down

Posted on October 31, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

If you’ve settled on a South Florida home and are gearing up for the big move, there’s undoubtedly a lot on your mind. Moving is both exciting and stressful – the time spent packing and unpacking. As realtors, we understand that moving can be daunting for anyone, from first-time homeowners to frequent home hoppers. Packing …

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Using Online Tools in Your South Florida Home Search

Posted on October 23, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

Buying or selling a home or other property is simpler today than it was for past generations, thanks to the invention of advanced online tools. With the magic of the Internet, you have access to an extraordinary volume of home listings, most of which you can organize and filter according to your unique needs.   …

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What People Want When Buying a South Florida Home

Posted on September 26, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

The most pernicious enemy yet desired friend of anyone trying to sell a home is the buyer. Their personal preferences affect just how much you can sell your home for, and many buyers in the South Florida market share similarities in just what they are looking for. If you want to draw in potential customers …

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Selling Points for South Florida Homes

Posted on September 12, 2019 by Great Florida Homes

South Florida properties have much to offer home buyers. Beyond the individual property details, South Florida is a bright, friendly community for people in any stage of life. Enriching cultural experiences and supportive communities make South Florida a top location to purchase a home. Here, we’ll explore specific selling points attributed to South Florida homes. …

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