4 Upgrades that can help you lower your homeowner’s insurance cost

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Homeowners' insurance premiums continue to rise each year. Here are some simple ways to not only lower your insurance premium, but they can also increase your property value. Do you have a bad roof that's been leaking, has rotting wood, and is as old as you are? Did you know that insurers offer discounts for … Continue reading 4 Upgrades that can help you lower your homeowner’s insurance cost

Is Buying a Condo Right for you?

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So you're thinking about buying a condo? Buying a condo can make sense for most people! It's great for retirees, singles, couples, and for 2nd homes or vacation homes. Consider these before buying a Condo. Is Condo living right for everyone? A Condo may offer many advantages as well as disadvantages. Here are some Pros … Continue reading Is Buying a Condo Right for you?

Redington Beach in Pinellas County, Florida.

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Redington Beach Florida can be your next home! Redington Beach is located in Pinellas County and is mostly a waterfront residential community. Redington is close to Madeira Beach, Indian Rocks Beach, and the Intracoastal Waterway. Why would you want to live in Redington Beach, Florida? If you are looking for a great waterfront community to … Continue reading Redington Beach in Pinellas County, Florida.

10 Reasons why you want to live in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida.

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Did you know that downtown St. Petersburg is one of the more desirable areas to live in the Tampa Bay Area? The downtown area has this hip beachy vibe that's appealing to all ages. Here are 10 reasons why you should move to downtown St. Petersburg. Do you like live music? Downtown St. Pete hosts … Continue reading 10 Reasons why you want to live in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida.

Why Investing In Florida is a Good Idea!

Is Buying in Florida a good investment? Buying real estate in Florida is a great investment. Not only is it a place where everyone wants to vacation. Florida has beautiful weather, that low key lifestyle, lots of attractions for the whole family. Another attraction is Florida has no income tax. In Florida, we have had … Continue reading Why Investing In Florida is a Good Idea!

Your Home Buying Checklist

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Separating your wants -vs- your needs. Here are a few tips for home buyers that are shopping for houses. How to narrow down your search. What do you need in a Home?What do you want in a Home? Before you even start shopping think about what you actually need in the home for you and … Continue reading Your Home Buying Checklist

How to make an offer on a home?

You have found a home in your favorite Florida neighborhood that fits all your needs, and you decide you want to make an offer. How do you make a strong offer on a home? A strong offer is an offer that can be 5% less than the listing price usually. In today's market with so … Continue reading How to make an offer on a home?

Sellers Market – Best time to sell is now!

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There's never been a better time to sell your home in Florida. With low-interest rates at a record low you can find lots of buyers looking for homes in the Sunshine State. If you were looking to sell your home this would be a great time to get your home on the market. Here are … Continue reading Sellers Market – Best time to sell is now!

Why is the Appraisal so critical to your real estate transaction?

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Did you know that the appraisal can make or break your real estate sale? The appraiser works for the bank, not the seller or the buyer. In real estate transactions, we have 3 significant players - the buyer, the seller, and the lender. The Appraiser is the eyes of the lender in the field. An … Continue reading Why is the Appraisal so critical to your real estate transaction?

What is a 4 Point Inspection?

4 POINT INSPECTION

Your offer has been accepted to purchase your dream home, and now you have to set up an inspection to make sure the home is in good condition. When buying a home, you will have to get a home inspection if you're getting a mortgage and even if you are purchasing with cash. You want … Continue reading What is a 4 Point Inspection?