Category: Florida Real Estate

The home-buying season is in full swing! Here’s what to expect from the housing market The latest home-buying season is now in full swing! And if you’re hoping to buy a house soon, listen up: The housing market changes on a dime, so if you want to succeed in today’s… Read More

Buying a home just got easier with the steepest weekly drop in mortgage rates in 10 years Purchasing a home just became a lot cheaper, thanks mostly to the Federal Reserve’s decision last week to put its interest rate hikes on hold for now. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday… Read More

Existing-home sales rebound with the strongest gains in 4 years Existing-home sales rebounded strongly in February, with the largest month-over-month gain since December 2015, according to the National Association of Realtors® (NAR). Three of the four major U.S. regions saw sales gains, while the Northeast remained… Read More

The best day to list a Florida home depends on where you live — Orlando’s is April 14 Realtor.com analyzed listings on its website with an eye toward the best day of the year to put a home on the market. The ideal day? April 1. That’s close to ideal… Read More

As 2019’s buying season gets underway, several factors give house hunters an edge If you’re hunting for a house this spring, say goodbye to frenzied bidding wars. And if you’re selling, get ready for good, old-fashioned negotiations. While real estate brokers aren’t declaring a buyer’s market just yet, demand has… Read More

Ask a mortgage lender these questions before you lock in a home loan What are the best questions to ask a mortgage lender before you lock in a home loan? If you want to find the very best mortgage for your needs, it pays to not automatically go with the… Read More

Here’s some tips for preparing your budget before buying your next home It’s virtually impossible to know what size home you can afford if you aren’t fully aware of how much money you are earning and how much you are spending each month. Start with your income: How much do… Read More

Being a first-time home buyer can be overwhelming — but we’ve got you covered The steps to buy a house might seem complicated at first — particularly if you’re a first-time home buyer dipping a toe into real estate for the very first time. Between mortgage rates, property taxes, negotiating… Read More

Check out these landscaping tips that can help increase your home’s value Many potential home buyers in the Orlando area want to purchase a home that is not only well kept on the inside but the also the outside as well. Keeping your landscaping in great condition allows buyers… Read More