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How to Choose the Best Real Estate Agent to Sell Your Florida Home

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You’ve decided to sell your home. That’s the first big decision in the process. The next is to choose a real estate agent you can trust. If you used an agent when buying your home (assuming it was a wonderful experience), check to see if they also work with sellers. If not, you’ll want to make sure you find an …

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5 Reasons to Sell Your Boca Raton Home this Summer

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When is the best time to sell in Florida? Like many real estate markets, South Florida has seasons with particular characteristics. While spring is usually the busiest and most desirable time to sell, that doesn’t mean it’s the only opportunity to get a good offer. Summer has some challenges, like potential buyers heading out of town for vacation. Still, it …

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How the Fed’s March Rate Hike Affects Homeowners, Buyers, and Sellers

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After months of hinting, the Federal Reserve announced an increase in the benchmark interest rate by a quarter of a percent in mid-March. The change in rates has not disturbed the stock market and mortgage lenders. As for the housing market, expectations are that mortgage rates will hit the 4.5 – 4.75% range by the end of the year. Here’s how …

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How South Florida House Hunters Can Prepare for the Spring Season

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While South Florida’s real estate market doesn’t have to worry about a cold snap keeping buyers indoors, we still have cycles. And spring is a busy season for buyers and sellers. With interest rates expected to rise multiple times this year, we expect this spring and summer to be particularly frenzied as buyers try to save money on financing. So …

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Why Renters Should Think About Buying Now

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Renters all across the state are facing the exact same problem: steady and substantial increases in rental rates. Due to a variety of market factors, the cost of renting has skyrocketed around the country, and Florida is no exception. For the first time in years, these increased rental rates are making it more practical for many people to buy rather …

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Buying or Selling? Here Are 10 Reasons Why You Need a Realtor

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No matter how you look at it, real estate can be a complicated topic. It takes a lot of effort to move a sale from start-to-finish. Regardless of which side of the transaction you’re on, attempting to make it through the process on your own can be a real challenge. For sellers, it takes a lot more than just putting …

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Are We in Another Housing Bubble?

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Home values are on the rise in nearly every corner of the United States, and that is certainly true here in Florida. At the end of September, the median single-family home in the state had jumped in price by 12.5% – increasing from $199,900 to $224,900 – over the course of the twelve months prior. This means that the typical …

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Choosing the Best Offer for Your Home

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There’s no doubt that homeowners are faring well in the current housing market. Because of a shortage of homes for sale, we remain in a seller’s market. Homes that are located in desirable areas remain in high demand. For many sellers, especially those whose home are listed in the range of $400,000 and under, this means receiving multiple offers soon …

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7 Simple Upgrades to Increase Your Home’s Value

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Even though the South Florida real estate market is hot right now, getting the most out of your home takes more than simply listing it for sale. Sure, you’ll probably receive a variety of offers once your home is on the market, but are you really getting as much money from your sale as possible? In most cases, sellers fail …

Why Summer Is the Perfect Home Buying Season

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  You’ve heard about our winter rush here in South Florida, so you may be wondering why summer is the perfect home buying season. As we make our way into the summer months, some prospective home buyers find themselves a little worried that they’ve already missed this year’s prime buying season. But that couldn’t be any further from the truth. It’s …