Category: Community/Happenings

Broward County to Replace Aging Police Radio System

Posted on June 7, 2017 by Great Florida Homes

Coral Springs and the surrounding communities in Broward county have approved the replacement of its aging police radio system. The current system has had some recent criticism for the static and sporadic outages that have been reported in the past. The cost of the new system totals at $59.5 million. Though replacing the system is …

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NOAA Predicts High Active 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season – Stay Safe Florida!

Posted on May 31, 2017 by Great Florida Homes

As hurricane forecasts are beginning to form, the federal government predicts an unusually active 2017 hurricane season for the Atlantic Basin, with five to nine hurricanes expected to form. Overall, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration forecasts 11 to 17 named tropical storms will develop in the region which includes the Atlantic, the Caribbean Sea, …

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Upcoming Events in Coral Springs!

Posted on May 29, 2017 by Great Florida Homes

Thank you to everyone in the community who joined the City of Coral Springs this morning in celebrating and supporting the Veterans Coalition of Coral Springs at the special Memorial Day Ceremony in honor of the men and women who have given their service and lives to this great nation. Just because Memorial Day is over doesn’t …

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Coral Springs City Improvements!

Posted on May 17, 2017 by Great Florida Homes

It is a busy time of the year in beautiful Coral Springs and we here at Great Florida Homes want you to know all about some great upcoming improvements to the city! As of May 22nd eTRAKiT, will be available for use to the general public. Residents and business owners can use the system’s modules …

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Learn More about Coral Springs and Help Keep the City Clean!

Posted on February 2, 2017 by Great Florida Homes

If you would like to learn more about Coral Springs or address any concerns you have as a resident or potential resident, we encourage you to attend in-person or via Facebook Live the upcoming “Slice of the Springs” meeting. These neighborhood meetings are a chance to interact with City employees ranging from police officers, firemen, …

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Happy New Year from the Great Florida Homes Team!

Posted on January 26, 2017 by Great Florida Homes

January is almost over, but it’s never too late to make a resolution for the year! Here are a few tips that you can use to set your new year’s resolutions and some ways to keep those resolutions throughout the year. Set a plan for your resolutions in steps. Everyone always has those big dreams …

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Coral Springs to Honor WWII Veterans

Posted on December 1, 2016 by Great Florida Homes

Next week on December 7th, 2016,  join the Coral Springs community in honoring our World War II Veterans. This date will mark the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor Day. This annual commemoration of the attack on Pearl Harbor fosters reflection, remembrance, and understanding. December 7th, 1941, is a date that lives in infamy, and this …

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Posted on November 20, 2016 by Great Florida Homes

Are you hosting your family for Thanksgiving this year? Here are some tips to make hosting less stressful, so you can enjoy the holiday with your family and friends too! Never turn down help! Just because you are hosting does not mean you need to take care of every single item on the menu. If …

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City of Coral Springs awarded the highest credit ratings

Posted on September 13, 2016 by Great Florida Homes

The City of Coral Springs has earned a AAA General Obligation Bond credit rating! Both Fitch Ratings and Standard & Poor’s (S&P) have given the AAA rating with a stable outlook to the City’s General Obligation Bonds. The AAA rating is the highest bond rating an organization can receive. AAA bond ratings represent the highest quality investment …

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Back to School!

Posted on August 24, 2016 by Great Florida Homes

It’s that time of the year again…back to school! Whether you are a parent with kids going to school, you’re a student yourself, or even if your family has nobody attending school currently – the school district you live in can affect your home buying process. Many home buyers will say the school district they …

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