Renting or Buying… Either Way You’re Paying a Mortgage

There are some people who have not purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you are living with your parents rent-free, you are paying a mortgage – either yours or your landlord’s. As Entrepreneur Magazine, a premier source for small business, explained this month … Continue reading Renting or Buying… Either Way You’re Paying a Mortgage

Boca Grande: How Does Supply and Demand Impact Pricing!

Boca Grande FL like all other real estate markets in Florida (and across the country) is a fluid, dynamic one! The above info-graphic can help clarify how supply and demand affect pricing.  Overall, in the Boca Grande FL and general  area we currently have a “Neutral” market with approximately 5 months of supply. However, there are neighborhoods … Continue reading Boca Grande: How Does Supply and Demand Impact Pricing!

Don’t Let Rising Interest Rates Decrease Your Purchasing Power

  In 2017 Rates are predicted to increase. If you are thinking of making a purchase, sooner rather than later will get you more for your money.

4 Great Reasons to Buy This Spring!

It is Spring! The birds are prepairing their nests, are you looking for a new place to roost as well? Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting. 1. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index reports that home prices have appreciated by 6.9% over the … Continue reading 4 Great Reasons to Buy This Spring!

Mortgage Interest Rates Went Up Again… Should I Wait to Buy?

Mortgage Interest Rates Went Up Again… Should I Wait to Buy? Mortgage interest rates, as reported by Freddie Mac, have increased over the last several weeks. Freddie Mac, along with Fannie Mae, the Mortgage Bankers Association and the National Association of Realtors, is calling for mortgage rates to continue to rise over the next four … Continue reading Mortgage Interest Rates Went Up Again… Should I Wait to Buy?

Will A Home Warranty Ease Your Worries?

You know that old phone prank… Someone calls and says, “Is your refrigerator running?” The person on the other end then says, “Yes. Why?” And then the caller says something like, “You better catch it before it gets too far away!!” The joke worked because, for the most part, everyone has a fridge, and it … Continue reading Will A Home Warranty Ease Your Worries?

How Do Mortgage Rates Impact Home Values?

Mortgage Rates Impact on Home Values There is no doubt that historically low mortgage interest rates were a major impetus to the housing recovery we have see in Sarasota and Charlotte counties over the last several years. However, many industry experts are showing concern about the possible effect that the rising rates will have moving … Continue reading How Do Mortgage Rates Impact Home Values?

Thinking of Selling? Do it Today!

Now is the BEST time to sell in Southwest Florida! That headline might be a little aggressive. However, as the data on the 2017 housing market begins to roll in, we can definitely say one thing: If you are considering selling, IT IS TIME TO LIST YOUR HOME IN OUR AREA! If you are thinking … Continue reading Thinking of Selling? Do it Today!

Smart Home Technology

Remember the good old days, when you went on a trip and the essentials of travel consisted of a map. Maybe a cell phone, GPS, notebook, printed directions and often a printed boarding pass and hotel check-in directions? Obviously, many of these items have been replaced with smartphones. The same thing is happening to home … Continue reading Smart Home Technology

Personalized Service

Is  your REALTOR® providing you with the service you deserve? Would you like to have all of the homes for sale, that meet your criteria, appear in you email as soon as they are listed? We would be happy to set up a personalized search just for you! Just call, text, email us or fill out the form to … Continue reading Personalized Service