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5 Easy Upgrades for Your South Florida Home

Posted on August 26, 2020 by Great Florida Homes

Give your home some small, affordable updates to enhance its value. Check out these tips for some ideas about how to look around your home and work with what you have. Introduction If you’re trying to sell your house or condo but are worried that it’s behind the times, there are a few things you …

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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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5 Easy Steps to Prepare for a House Showing

Posted on July 24, 2020 by Great Florida Homes

So, you’re trying to sell your house or condominium? Well, you may think it’s as simple as hiring an agent, listing the house, and waiting around, but there’s a lot more to it than that. What you may not realize is that it can take a while, and you are likely to have many showings …

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What is HO-3 Insurance?

Posted on July 8, 2020 by Great Florida Homes

If you buy a house, then you need to buy homeowner’s insurance. There are several kinds of homeowner’s insurance policies with different coverages and limits. HO-3 insurance is probably the most commonly bought kind of homeowner’s policy. HO-3 policies are sometimes called ‘standard homeowner’s policies’ and give your home and belongings a good mix of …

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How to sell a house that needs renovations

Posted on July 1, 2020 by Great Florida Homes

If you’re planning on selling your house in South Florida, you may be concerned if your house needs tons of repairs and renovations that you won’t get the value of the property in the sale. Since completing those renovations can cost thousands of dollars, it’s not in everyone’s best interest, or even within their means, …

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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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What to Do when You Need to Sell a House or Condo Quickly

Posted on May 19, 2020 by Great Florida Homes

If you need to sell your house or condo in South Florida quickly, it may mean that you need money fast. This is a desperate situation that could indicate problems in your life such as a divorce or a threat of bankruptcy. The last thing you want to deal with is an issue with selling …

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Great Florida Homes: South Florida City Guide

Posted on April 17, 2020 by Great Florida Homes

South Florida spans the Florida Gold Coast. With sandy beaches, incomparable weather, and communities with a sunny disposition, South Florida has much to offer people in all stages of life. If you’ve decided to move to South Florida, one of your first big hurdles will be to pick a city to live in. In South …

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Tips for Hiring Licensed Contractors in South Florida

Posted on April 10, 2020 by Great Florida Homes

If you’re planning on renovating your south Florida home, flipping a house, or even performing maintenance on your deck, you’ll need to hire a licensed contractor. But there are plenty of horror stories about unfortunate folks who hired the wrong contractor and ended up wasting thousands of dollars and months of time. Let’s go over …

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Remodeling Ideas to Instantly Boost Your Home’s Value

Posted on March 14, 2020 by Great Florida Homes

If you’re thinking of selling your south Florida home or renting it out, you might be a bit dissatisfied when its estimated value isn’t as high as you hoped. But you can remodel many aspects of your home to boost its value instantly. Let’s go over the top 5 ways now. Remodel the Kitchen The …

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