28 06, 2016

Should You Renovate or Sell Your Home As-Is?

By | 2016-11-18T21:03:52+00:00 June 28th, 2016|Advice, Selling Advice|0 Comments

When preparing to sell your home, you may question whether you should renovate or sell your home as-is. Should you update or offer it in as-is condition. This may especially be the case if your current residence is older and / or in need of some current fix-up. The answer to this question has been [...]

21 06, 2016

Protecting Your New Home – Have You Covered All the Bases?

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:01+00:00 June 21st, 2016|Advice, Buying Advice|0 Comments

Purchasing a new home can be exciting. There is so much to think about. Arranging – or even adding – furniture in all the rooms, getting paint and flooring to coordinate, and ensuring that the landscaping is just right. But before you close your eyes and fall asleep after closing day, there is one thing that [...]

14 06, 2016

It’s Almost Hurricane Season – Are You Ready?

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:01+00:00 June 14th, 2016|Advice|0 Comments

Every year in Florida it arrives. Unlike the holidays, though, preparing your home for hurricane season doesn't entail putting multi-colored lights up on the roof or ornaments in a tree. Rather, it could mean pulling tree branches from your roof or windows if you aren't properly prepared! Getting your home ready for Florida's yearly hurricane [...]

7 06, 2016

Thinking of Selling? How to Find the Right Price for Your Home

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:01+00:00 June 7th, 2016|Advice, Pricing, Selling Advice|0 Comments

If you're thinking of moving, it's natural to want to get as much as possible from the home you're selling. This is especially the case if you've put any type of updates into your current property such as a new kitchen or baths. There may be other "benchmarks" that you are basing your intended sale [...]

24 05, 2016

3 Tips for Paying Your Home Loan Off Faster

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:01+00:00 May 24th, 2016|Advice, Mortgages|0 Comments

If you're in the market for a new home, but you don't want to be stuck with mortgage payments for years on end, there are some strategies that you can use for getting your loan paid down more quickly - in turn, providing yourself with more equity in your property. Going into your new mortgage [...]

17 05, 2016

5 FSBO Mistakes That Can Really Cost You

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:01+00:00 May 17th, 2016|Advice, Selling Advice|0 Comments

For years, many sellers have opted to go the route of FSBO - or For Sale By Owner - when selling their homes. Certainly, one of the biggest reasons for this is to try and make the most of their real estate investment by forgoing the commission that would otherwise be paid to a real [...]

10 05, 2016

Thinking of Buying a Vacation Home for the Tax Deductions?

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:02+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Advice, Buying Advice|0 Comments

Now that another tax season is behind us, you may be thinking about all the deductions you wish you had. And, you may have heard your friend, neighbor, or co-worker talking about all the great tax related benefits that they're getting from owning a vacation home. Yet, while this might be the case for them, [...]

26 04, 2016

Moving to Orlando?

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:02+00:00 April 26th, 2016|Advice, Moving|0 Comments

Relocating to any new city can be both exciting and challenging. But, prior to getting to your new locale, it is always extremely helpful if you know as much as possible about the ins and outs of getting around, as well as some of the “hidden gems” in terms of restaurants, shops, and other tidbits [...]

19 04, 2016

Here’s Why You Should Consider Working with a Buyer’s Agent

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:02+00:00 April 19th, 2016|Advice, Buying Advice|0 Comments

Orlando can be a wonderful place to call home - whether you reside here year-round or your roots are somewhere else and you've decided to purchase a house or condo in Central Florida to enjoy during just certain times of the year. Buying and negotiating on the price and other factors of a home purchase [...]

12 04, 2016

How to Increase the Resale Value of Your Home

By | 2016-11-18T21:04:02+00:00 April 12th, 2016|Advice, Selling Advice|0 Comments

If you're thinking about selling your home but it's looking a bit "tired," you may be wondering if it's worth the effort to update it, or leave it as-is in order to increase the chances of selling it as quickly as possible, and for the most profit. Well, the good news is that there are [...]