Study: Home staging does make a difference in the value of your home

Most homeowners know it is important to keep a home clean, bright and free from clutter while it is on the market for sale. But sometimes, Realtors® say, taking the extra step to stage a home can make a difference in how a buyer values it and the price a seller might get for it.

How well do you know Landlord/Tenant laws in Florida?

The state of Florida has summarized the laws regarding Florida’s Landlord/Tenant Laws in Florida. Many of our clients have questions about many of the things this important information addresses. Take a look to familiarize yourself with details that could be very helpful! There is a link at the bottom of the article to Florida’s website with much more information.

Lack of Inventory – a Top Real Estate Challenge

View image | gettyimages.com < Lack of inventory’ a top real estate challenge WASHINGTON – July 15, 2015 – Realtors®’ outlook is increasingly optimistic about the housing market in the months ahead. Confidence is staying high, buoyed by a strengthening economy and the opening of the credit box. Reasons for confidence Job creation has reached […]

Home Prices in Florida are On the Rise

Here is some great news for those in the market to sell their homes in Florida.  According to an article found at Fox Tampa Bay, home prices have risen at average of 11.5% in 2013.  This is best yearly performance for the national housing market since 2005.  Areas in this article mentioned Tampa, St. Petersburg, […]

Winning in the Tampa Market

  It is evident that we are no longer in a Buyer’s Market. Home prices in the Greater Tampa area have increased by over 8% in the last year and the area’s inventory is the lowest it has been since record keeping on the statistic began. In addition to this, Florida has once again become […]

How Do Foreclosures Impact Your Home’s Value?

Study: Better to live near vacant home than foreclosure. For Some FYI – Click the Link! Many homeowners are well aware of the foreclosure properties in their neighborhoods. These homes are easy to identify in most cases with their overgrown lawns and weed adorned driveways. Homeowners are mostly knowledgeable to the fact that foreclosure sales in […]

Market Analysis for Tampa – St Pete – Clearwater

Local Market Report, Second Quarter 2011 Published by the National Association of REALTORS® Knowledge is power and with the information provided by the National Association of REALTORS® you can arm yourself with accurate Tampa area market statistics. View the full report  to see comprehensive information in various real estate categories such as: Drivers of Local Supply […]