Buying

Jan. 7, 2018

Is 2018 the Year to Buy? 3 Reasons Why!

Are Interest Rates going up?

This is always a question will the Feds be increasing the rate? Last year the 30-year mtg rate went above 4% it is predicted that the rate will reach 5% by the end of 2018.  How will this affect a buyer's monthly payment ...

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Nov. 5, 2017

Vacation first then Buy that Seasonal Home!

Where to begin your research

I try to give real-life situations so that looking for a home becomes easier. Often buyers will vacation in an area before deciding to move there. This is a good way to know what the cost of living in that particular area is. You should ...

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Oct. 8, 2017

Governor Scott predicts aftermath of Maria

Declaring an Emergency

With so many people displaced from Hurricane Maria, Governor Scott is anticipating an influx of people from Puerto Rico into the state of Florida. Scott has an executive order in place to accommodate people that are relocating due to Hurricane Maria.  The State of Florida will do ...

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Posted in Buying, General, Selling
Oct. 1, 2017

Jensen Beach is a great place to retire!

Working towards our goals.

 

We go through life raising our families and working hard so that in the end we can reach our dreams and goals.  Where is your ideal place to retire to? What type of lifestyle do you think will suit you? 

 

Will Home ...

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Sept. 26, 2017

5 Things a buyer should not compromise on when buying a home

1. The layout of a home

It can be very costly to reconfigure the layout of a home. If there are not enough bedrooms or baths again converting a room or adding onto a home can get expensive. 

2. The School district

I am currently working with a single ...

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Sept. 22, 2017

A Little Real Estate History!

1950 after WWII

Many soldiers returning home tens of millions of babies born in
just the first few years. "The Baby Boom" Therefore the need for more housing.  This situation created jobs for many as the demand for housing was there. Private residential investment coming from new construction. 

Our ...

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June 8, 2017

How to choose the right Neighborhood!

Homes for Sale in Hobe Sound Golf Club    
Why Do People Live here?

Hobe Sound Golf Club is a gated community established in 1988.  People love that we are just minutes from the Atlantic Ocean and beautiful white sandy beaches. Hobe Sound Golf Club has the lifestyle that people ...

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Posted in Buying, Golf, Selling
April 10, 2017

Helping FSBO

How do we find FSBO

I only know this from my experience. When I am looking for a property for a buyer and can not find it on the MLS service I then start looking on craigslist to see who is trying to sell on their own.  

Communications with ...

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March 5, 2017

How to buy a home in a Sellers Market!

acme barbershopHow do I determine if now is a good time to buy?

We can help you determine if you are in a good position to buy a home. I like to start with the payment that you would be comfortable with and work all the numbers back. 

Qualifying for ...

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Feb. 6, 2017

Is it worth buying a fixer upper?

What are the pros to buying a fixer upper?

Fixer Upper

So one of the pro's is that you can customize the home, choose your flooring, cabinets, countertops, light fixtures, etc. Bringing the quality of the home up to the level of the neighboring homes will help the property appreciate much ...

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