Real Estate Rewind: 2016

Now twelve months into 2016, we’ve had a big year in real estate! Between the Olympics, the elections and of course, real estate, many changes and trends have emerged. Rent Vs Buy: Always a hot topic! Typically, consumers have assumed that renting is more affordable than buying a home. But, numerous factors have changed home […]

Why Use A Realtor for Your New Construction Purchase?

Searching for a home to purchase? You’ve probably noticed the increasing inventory of new construction homes available. Builders are developing new communities all over Florida, especially in the greater Tampa Bay area. If you’re ready to start exploring the option of purchasing a model or builder home, don’t go it alone! There are countless advantages […]

First Time Home Buyer

First Time home buyers

It’s time to take the next step and buy your first home. Where to begin, you ask? By and large we find ourselves scouring the internet for real estate listings and then driving by potential homes only to find that it’s been sold, or doesn’t live up to those beautiful online photos. Here’s the good […]

Smart Homes: The Future of Homeownership

Traveling back to the 1960s, homeowners were just beginning to enjoy the luxury of having a television in the home.  The families of the 1990s experienced the convenience of owning their very own computer. Fast forward to 2016, and not only has technology advanced in the way of entertainment, but it has become a part […]

Tiny Home Trend

tiny home

Flipping through the television channels and social media, you may have noticed that many people are shifting towards downsizing their living space. Shows like Tiny House, Big Living and Tiny House Nation document the trending transition to tiny homes. So why are so many Americans jumping on the tiny home bandwagon? According to TheTinyLife.com, the […]

Down Payment Resource

Down payment money is out there. Let’s find it. Down payment programs can help you save on your down payment and buy sooner! Let’s work together to determine your options. Down Payment Resource is a free tool that uncovers programs and eligible properties that fit your personal situation. How it works Look for the $ […]

Why Use a Realtor in a Competitive Real Estate Market

With the housing demand exceeding the supply in markets across the U.S., home buyers may be facing quite the challenge to find the perfect home this spring. The total housing inventory at the end of February 2016 was 1.88 million, 1.1 percent lower than last year leaving us with an unbalanced market between home buyers […]