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How do I know I am ready to buy?

Posted on November 19, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

Becoming a homeowner does not happen overnight. It is one of the largest purchases most people make in their lifetime and as a buyer you will receive endless advice from family and friends. If you have already expressed an interest in buying a home you have already taken the first step. There are a few …

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Home for the Holidays

Posted on November 12, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

We are already flying through November which means the holiday season is upon us! Thanksgiving is only about two weeks away and December will be here before we know it. Kids away at college start to come home and relatives begin to trickle in from everywhere! The Coral Springs community has tons of events and …

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Slice of the Springs

Posted on November 7, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

Are you aware that the City of Coral Springs holds annual Slice of the Springs neighborhood meetings? These meetings are when City staff come to your neighborhood to discuss relevant issues or concerns. The meetings are your chance to interface directly with staff members from all sectors of the City, including police, fire, community development, …

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on October 15, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

October is breast cancer awareness month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. The main objective of this month is to remind everyone to take the steps to have a plan to detect the disease in its early stages and encourage others to do the same. Every year in support of …

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Coral Springs: Come out and VOTE!

Posted on October 8, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

One of GreatFloridaHome’s own Joy Carter is a candidate for the upcoming election for City Commissioner. Joy is a very active member of the community and is in support of the G.O. bond. You can read more details about Joy and her campaign at http://electjoycarter.com/ Registered voters in the City of Coral Springs will have the …

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How to get in the Fall spirit in South Florida

Posted on October 1, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

Can you believe it is already October? Halloween is right around the corner! While it may not feel like the fall season in sunny South Florida it is time to bring out the fall decorations. Some simple additions to your homes entry way can really make your guests get in the holiday spirit. A few …

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What does an aging population mean for the housing market?

Posted on September 24, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

The aging population of the United States has been a growing concern on many levels, from what to do about social security to the housing market. The number of Americans age 50+ will grow to 132 million by 2030, which is an increase of more than 70% since 2000. This is a major shift in …

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Community Activities Galore!

Posted on September 17, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

No plans for the upcoming weekends? Look no further! The Coral Springs community has some great upcoming events that are fun for all ages. Join us this Saturday, September 20th, from 7:30 AM – 11:30 AM at the Trash to Treasure Garage Sale. You never know what you will find at a garage sale; as …

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International Day of Peace

Posted on September 4, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

Join us at the kick-off event to celebrate peace and understanding at The International Day of Peace celebration on Friday, September 19 at 7:45 a.m.at the International Peace Garden, located at 2855 Coral Springs Drive, adjacent to the Coral Springs Center for the Arts. A light breakfast will follow. Everyone is invited as City officials, students …

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Annual Community Garage Sale

Posted on August 28, 2014 by Great Florida Homes

The city’s annual community garage sale is set for September 20th! Vendor Spaces are now available for the Trash to Treasure Garage Sale, to be held at Mullins Park on Saturday, September 20 from 7:30 to 11 a.m. This popular event offers a great opportunity to buy or sell household and other items. Registration cost is $25 …

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