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Historic Flamingo Park Homes a Great Choice for an Airbnb Investment Property

The Historic Flamingo Park area of West Palm Beach is a great place to find an Airbnb Investment Property. The quaint homes located in the Flamingo Park neighborhood are a popular rental choice among visitors to the area. The majority of the homes are close to 100 years old and constructed [...]

By |November 18th, 2018|Categories: Buyers|Tags: , |0 Comments

How to Sell a Home with Pets

No matter how friendly or beautiful your pet, they don’t tend to make the home selling process any easier. In fact, when prospective homebuyers visit and consider your house, it’s best to remove the evidence of your pets before the shoppers arrive. Here are some basic tricks on how to sell [...]

By |September 6th, 2018|Categories: Sellers|Tags: |Comments Off on How to Sell a Home with Pets

Why didn’t my house sell the first time?

It’s disappointing to put your house on the market only to hear cricket chirps instead of home bids. You may be asking yourself "Why didn’t my house sell the first time?" Fortunately, there are several steps you can take to make your home more appealing to prospective buyers. The overarching theme [...]

By |September 5th, 2018|Categories: Sellers|Tags: |Comments Off on Why didn’t my house sell the first time?

Home Renovations Worth the Cost

Is it possible to make renovations to your home without losing money? Are home renovations worth the cost? Sometimes, yes! Fortunately, there are many home renovation projects you can do which actually add selling value to the property. In other words, investing a little money in home renovations before a sale [...]

By |September 4th, 2018|Categories: Sellers|Tags: |Comments Off on Home Renovations Worth the Cost

Common Mistakes Made by First Time Homebuyers

This article is a perfect starting place for first time homebuyers. Learn the most common mistakes made by first time homebuyers so you can avoid them, saving yourself money, time, or embarrassment. Here are some of the most common mistakes made by first time homebuyers: [...]

By |September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Buyers|Tags: |Comments Off on Common Mistakes Made by First Time Homebuyers

Downsizing for Retirement in South Florida

Retirement should be filled with a lot of joy. Many people choose to simplify their life upon retirement by downsizing to a new home, often in a new city that matches their desired lifestyle. (Have you thought about moving to sunny South Florida?) But downsizing isn’t always an easy task. Recent [...]

By |August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Buyers, Luxury Real Estate, Retirement|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Downsizing for Retirement in South Florida

How To Prepare Your Florida Home For Sale

Selling a home in South Florida isn’t just a matter of luck. You can take intentional actions regarding your home that help it stand out among other Florida properties. Chances are, your real estate agent will take care of the listing and marketing of your property. But there are still steps you [...]

By |August 8th, 2018|Categories: Sellers|Tags: |Comments Off on How To Prepare Your Florida Home For Sale

An Introduction to Real Estate Investing in South Florida

Many families from across the country are choosing Florida as the destination of their next move. In fact, Florida is consistently one of the most popular places for interstate migration. A higher number of people are moving to Florida than to most other states, and many of those families are coming [...]

By |July 31st, 2018|Categories: Buyers|Tags: |Comments Off on An Introduction to Real Estate Investing in South Florida

Broward County June 2018 Market Update

June real estate numbers are published. Here’s how the Broward County June 2018 Market Update compared to the same time last year for Broward County real estate: The median time on contract dropped by 6 days from June of last year, going from 37 to 31. Also, the median selling [...]

By |July 29th, 2018|Categories: Market Updates|Tags: |Comments Off on Broward County June 2018 Market Update

Palm Beach County June 2018 Market Update

It was another beautiful June in Palm Beach County. Looking at the Palm Beach County June 2018 Market Update Data, there were great real estate opportunities for home sellers. With increased competition among homebuyers, June reports show us there were many families shopping for South Florida homes this year. That [...]

By |July 29th, 2018|Categories: Market Updates|Tags: |Comments Off on Palm Beach County June 2018 Market Update

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