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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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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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The Story of the Coral Springs Festival of the Arts

Posted on February 22, 2022 by Great Florida Homes

The story of the Coral Springs Festival of the Arts …or how a CAN-DO attitude, a group of dedicated visionaries, and a dream location forever changed the vibe of the city they all love. By Mindi Rudan     When “they,” said IT couldn’t be done, there was someone who thought, “oh yes it can.” …

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Moving Services For Seniors in South Florida

Posted on July 27, 2021 by Great Florida Homes

As a senior, you may face unique challenges in the moving process. Moving can be demanding and exhausting, both physically and mentally. This process can be particularly difficult for seniors, who are often downsizing, retiring in a new state, or traveling across the country to be with family. Moving services that are designed especially for …

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Tips For Decluttering Before A Move

Posted on May 6, 2021 by Great Florida Homes

If you’re soon planning to sell and move out of your South Florida home, decluttering is likely in order. Especially if you’ve lived in your home for many years, you’ve likely accumulated many items, from clothing to books to toys and more. Getting ready for a move can be daunting. But, with the tips provided …

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The Perfect Garden Plants for South Florida Homes

Posted on March 11, 2021 by Great Florida Homes

Buying or selling a property in South Florida? One way to improve the appearance and boost the home value for a South Florida property is with landscaping. The unique weather in Florida means that some plants grow better than others. We are going to give an overview of gardening trends for South Florida real estate …

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South Florida Real Estate During COVID-19

Posted on January 7, 2021 by Great Florida Homes

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the South Florida housing market has steadily increased for buyers and sellers. Because many of us can now work remotely, location-based housing is no longer a necessity. Buyers are rapidly searching for high-quality homes, apartments, or condos because of the rapidly changing landscape of business operations. Because of the current state …

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Top Holiday Decorations for Your Home in 2020

Posted on December 17, 2020 by Great Florida Homes

It’s almost that time of year again and the holidays just don’t feel like they’ve begun until you start decorating. You may not get too much snow at your South Florida home, but you can turn it into a winter wonderland with these great ideas for outdoor holiday decorations. Keep in mind that if you’re …

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Our Tips For Summer House Hunting

Posted on August 13, 2020 by Great Florida Homes

While spring is usually considered the most hectic month for home buying here in South Florida, summer isn’t off-limits. As slower months in real estate, you can often get a fantastic deal when you hunt for a house or condo during the summer months. To find your dream home in the summer, there are a …

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Great Florida Homes: South Florida Education Guide

Posted on June 3, 2020 by Great Florida Homes

If you’re a parent and aspiring home buyer looking to relocate or move within Southern Florida, education is a major factor to consider. School districts can vary in the quality of education that they provide, often making an impact on students’ ability to earn college scholarships. Luckily, South Florida is home to some of the …

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