Home staging will sell your home more quickly!

The latest research shows over 90% of all buyers are now making their first connection with your home online. This makes it increasingly necessary to make sure YOUR photos stand out online and leave an impression on “would be buyers.” Staging is a critical part of this process. Carefully placed bursts of color, focal points in each room, and making the old new again will automatically make your home photos more visually appealing. Realtor.com says, “Homes sell 30 to 85% more quickly and for more money when they are staged.”

Top 4 Reasons to use a realtor when buying new construction

As you look for the perfect home for you and your family, consider using a realtor to help guide you through the process of building your dream home. There are many reasons why it can be a benefit for YOU!!! Some research from realtor.com shows us why you should seek out help.

‘Seven Seas’ home in Concord Station is one of a kind

We all have dreams of what peaceful, gracious living should feel like. This Concord Station home in Land O’ Lakes, Florida is the definition of serene living. Built with an amazing water view, of course your address would be 3684 Seven Seas! Everything about this home conjures up “Florida” living at its finest.

First Crystal Lagoon Community being built in Wesley Chapel, Florida

A Crystal Lagoon, the first one in the United States, is coming to Epperson. It’s an enormous 8 acre, 16 million gallon swimming pool that will stretch the length of five football fields. It will be 200 feet wide and up to 8 feet deep with a series of “arms” stretching out. Each “arm” of the lagoon off the center will be about 1/4 mile long!

How much do you know about Port Tampa’s impressive history?

Port Tampa is a neighborhood in the southwestern most portion within the city limits of Tampa, Florida, on the western end of the Interbay Peninsula. Within this neighborhood is Picnic Island Park as well as several public schools including Westshore Elementary, Monroe Middle School, and Robinson High School. It is conveniently located near Macdill Air Force Base, and popular with veterans and families stationed at Macdill. It is also close to downtown Tampa and Davis Islands, where Tampa General Hospital is located.

Home Staging

       Extra or Essential?   It wasn’t too long ago that home staging was considered an extra but in today’s market we believe it is a essential part of selling your home, fast and for a higher value. There can be many challenges when selling your home but you need to gain that extra […]

5 Secrets to Selling Your Home #5

           #5 Cleaning and Fixing!   Now that you have de-clutter it is time to clean! Attention to detail is key when selling your home. When a prospect is touring your home they will notice everything. You want to make sure that you pay attention to the smalls things that can deter a buyer.  Break out the screw […]

5 Secrets to Selling Your Home #3

       Secret # 3 – Get your floors and carpet clean!   When a buyer is touring your home you want them thinking about how they could imagine themselves living there. As they are walking from room to room imagining how they would decorate or how awesome a certain area is for entertaining […]

5 Secrets to Selling Your Home #1

Secret # 1- Kitchen and Bathrooms sell Houses! Think about when you purchased your home. What are the things that stood out to you and made you “have to” buy it?   If you are like most people, the kitchen and bathrooms were a major part of your decision. And this is what I find with […]

June foreclosures down 2% – lowest since July 2006

#155441075 / gettyimages.com IRVINE, Calif. – July 17, 2014 — RealtyTrac‘s Foreclosure Market Report for June finds that 107,194 U.S. properties had a foreclosure filing during the month – a drop of 2 percent from May and 16 percent year-to-year. “Nationwide foreclosure activity in June reached an important milestone, dropping to levels not seen since […]