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FoMO??

Posted on April 22, 2024 by Great Florida Homes

By Mindi Rudan What it Is. Do You Have it? And a Little Primer on How to CURE if you do!   FoMO. Even the acronym sounds funny. It’s a unique term introduced in 2004 to describe a phenomenon observed on social networking sites. Eventually making it all the way to the Oxford Dictionary in …

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Are You Overlooking Potential Property Tax Savings?

Posted on April 16, 2024 by Great Florida Homes

Many new clients often overlook significant tax savings available to them. Surprisingly, a large number miss out on these benefits. This article provides Broward County residents with valuable insights to consistently save money on their annual home taxes. Here are all the details from the Property Appraiser’s Office: https://bcpa.net/Homestead.asp

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April 2024 Newsletter

Posted on April 2, 2024 by Great Florida Homes

  Our thoughts on the latest real estate news you are hearing about How does this lawsuit affect you? In class action law-suits, it is no surprise that only the Lawyers will be the winners in this monumental courtroom battle when the dust settles. The lawyers have requested $80 million in fees. The consumer payout …

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staging your south FL home

Should You Stage Your South Florida Home?

Posted on March 27, 2024 by Great Florida Homes

Selling your home is a delicate process. The decisions you make, like choosing your real estate agent and pricing your property, greatly impact how much you take home from the sale. One of these decisions you’ll need to consider with your agent is whether or not to stage your home for sale. The goal of …

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The Luck of the Irish

St. Patrick’s Day: Local Celebrations, Myths, Customs, Recipes and the FUN in just being Green

Posted on March 10, 2024 by Great Florida Homes

By Mindi Rudan March 17, 2024. It’s a day when Irish and non-Irish alike come together in the fun, in the camaraderie just by the “wearing of the green”—or donning a shamrock or two, (the Irish national plant). Supermarkets advertise sales on Corned beef and cabbage – (the fare most commonly associated with the holiday), …

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March 2024 Newsletter

Posted on March 2, 2024 by Great Florida Homes

  Upcoming Fun Events Near You Coral Springs Wacky Olympics Join the Parks and Recreation Department for an evening of laughter, camaraderie, and friendly competition at the first-ever Wacky Olympics event! Admission is free, so gather your friends and family and come join the fun! Date and Time: Friday, March 08, 2024 | 06:00 PM …

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renting vs buying in south florida

Renting vs. Buying: Comparing Your South Florida Housing Options

Posted on February 22, 2024 by Great Florida Homes

Whether you’re moving from out of state or are a Floridian looking for a change in scenery, South Florida is a popular destination. From vibrant nightlife in Miami to beautiful beaches down the coast, plus a lack of state tax, there are many reasons to start your home search in Palm Beach, Dade, and Broward …

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Feb 2024 Newsletter

Posted on February 2, 2024 by Great Florida Homes

  Fun Events Coming Up This Month Coral Springs Community Concert Join the City Commission to celebrate all the City of Coral of Springs has to offer with a community concert! Enjoy the best hits from Chicago, Earth Wind & Fire and more featuring former members of Chicago. Dress in your best 70’s and 80’s …

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south florida condo

Should You Move Into An HOA? Pros and Cons of HOAs

Posted on January 31, 2024 by Great Florida Homes

There are a lot of factors to consider when you’re purchasing a home. School districts, neighborhoods, work commutes, and local amenities will play a role in determining whether a home is right for you. However, one detail is often overlooked: whether the property is in an HOA. What Is An HOA? Homeowners Associations, or HOAs, …

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winter happenings in south florida

SOUTH FLORIDA in WINTER?

Posted on January 29, 2024 by Great Florida Homes

It REALLY is the Most Wonderful Time of year! By Mindi Rudan While much of the country battles freezing temps, bundles up and is buried under a blanket of white; in SOUTH Florida we literally pinch ourselves. From January thru March and if lucky through April, the weather here is postcard worthy perfect. Barely humid, …

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