Category: Florida Real Estate

Interest rates lowered, evictions & foreclosures got a 60-day reprieve & more The spread of COVID-19, the coronavirus, sparked a number of changes last week as stocks continued to fall and government officials attempted to flatten the curve of potential cases, convince Americans to self-isolate in their homes as much… Read More

Home improvement projects that will give you the highest return on your investment this year Curb appeal really does have a major impact on the return you’ll see at resale. Among the top 10 home improvement projects with the highest return on investment (ROI) in Remodeling magazine’s newly-released… Read More

Waiting for home prices to drop during the next recession to buy a house? Here’s why you could have a very long wait It’s unclear when the next recession will come. But a recent report argues that when it does, the U.S. housing market is unlikely… Read More

Don’t let your home improvement projects downgrade your home’s market value You spent the holidays binging on HGTV, and now visions of shiplap accent walls and freestanding soaking tubs are dancing through your head. Don’t let your desire to upgrade your home downgrade your home’s market value. Before you… Read More

Fall in love with your dream house this Valentine’s Day Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer or looking for your forever home, purchasing a house can be a daunting task and the fear of buyer’s remorse can cause serious anxiety. How do I know this house is right for me? What… Read More

Mortgage rates drop to 3.45%, the lowest level in years – what does this mean for potential home buyers? Mortgage rates have dropped to the lowest levels since before the 2016 presidential election. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.45% during the week ending Feb. 6, a decrease of six basis… Read More

2020’s top home trends & features to start the decade off right Millennial Pink? Anything but that! Word art? We’re so over it. Please, whatever you do—no more shiplap! So what are the top home trends and features of 2020? What are going to be the most popular types of… Read More

Hoping to buy a home in 2020? January is the new hot month to start your home search The home-buying season used to kick off sometime in spring, but in recent years, the limited supply of homes for sale has spurred buyers to start their hunt earlier and earlier—and now,… Read More

What will shape the 2020 real estate market & what does it mean for buyers & sellers? Ten years ago, many homeowners were desperately hoping to hang on to their homes. Others were doing everything they could just to scare up potential buyers. Meanwhile, said buyers were struggling to get… Read More