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Should You Buy a Second Home in Florida? Answer These Questions to Find Out.

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Owning your home is a smart way to build equity and create more stability in your life. But what about buying a second home? Does it offer the same advantages for buyers? A second home can be a great way to put down roots in your favorite vacation spot or start a real estate investment portfolio. This is particularly attractive …

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Get Ready for the 6th Annual Boca Burger Battle on July 15th

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Nothing says summer like burgers and beer. If your looking to sample some of the best burger joints in South Florida, you don’t want to miss the 2017 Boca Burger Battle in Sanborn Square Park. What to expect from Boca Burger Battle 2017 Burgers For the sixth year running, chefs from Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale, Delray Beach, and the surrounding …

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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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Are You Ready for the 2017 Hurricane Season in Florida?

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Believe it or not, it’s that time again: hurricane season. While it’s easy to grow complacent in the calmer seasons of winter and spring, Florida residents, especially those of us near the coast, should be diligent once the new season of storms hits us. Whether you are a seasoned hurricane veteran or this is your first year to experience a …

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What You Should Know About Your HOA Before You Buy

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For many home purchases in South Florida, you will be joining the Homeowners’ Association (HOA) or Condominium Owners’ Association (COA). Unlike most groups, you will join this club whether you like it or not. This doesn’t have to be a bad thing, though. While the HOA board probably won’t be your best friend, they don’t have to be your enemy …

Strengthen the Curb Appeal of Your South Florida House this Summer

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Does the front of your home look like it could be the setting of a Stephen King novel? If children rush past your yard while exchanging fearful whispers, it might be time to review your curb appeal. With summer coming soon, it’s a great opportunity to get your home ready for the market. Try these tips to ensure potential buyers …

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How to Tell If You’re Ready to Buy a Home in South Florida

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Buying your first home is a part of the American dream. It’s a rite of passage that marks a new stage in your life. But it’s also a huge purchase, often the largest single investment in your portfolio. How do you know when you’re ready to leave behind the world of rentals to join the homeowners club? It’s not about …

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Where to Find the Best Cup of Coffee in Boca Raton

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Boca is blessed with a plentitude of cafes and coffee shops with a variety of styles and atmospheres. While you can find a Starbucks or Dunkin’ Donuts without even trying, give one of these independent shops a chance the next time you’re in the mood for a jolt of java. The Seed Boca Founders Monique and Carly combined their love …

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13 Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Condo in South Florida

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Boca Raton’s combination of oceanfront views and vibrant urban living makes it a great location for condominiums. They provide access to some of South Florida’s best features at a lower premium than a single-family dwelling but allow you to invest in your home rather than renting. If you are debating whether to purchase a condo in Boca Raton, Delray Beach, …

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Don’t Make These Costly Mistakes When Selling Your South Florida Home

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There is much to consider when selling your home. It is an involved process, and mistakes will cost you money or time. Sometimes a little. Sometimes a lot. Here are some of the common mistakes inexperienced sellers make during the process. 1) Sticking around during an open house or showing. At first, it makes sense to think you should be …