A Reflection on How the Unprecedented Events of 2020 Changed Our Real Estate Market If someone told us in 2019 what was to happen the following year, we would not have believed them. From second graders learning through Zoom to one-way arrows in supermarket aisles, all aspects of our everyday lives have been impacted. The […]
Why Low Mortgage Rates are a Big Deal
Homebuyers Take Advantage of Record Low Mortgage Rates 2020 has sent every industry on a rollercoaster, especially residential real estate. During the lockdown, sellers pulled their homes off the market and buyers postponed their showings. The economy cautiously reopened and pent up buyers were ready to resume their house hunt. Besides the 6-foot distance rule […]
New Real Estate Development in Tampa Bay
A Look into Tampa’s Growing Neighborhoods in 2020 In the past few years, we have watched the once sleepy bay area transform into a vibrant city with pockets of lively neighborhoods. A variety of creative restaurants and rooftop bars emerged as well as chic residential dwellings. A billion-dollar investment from Bill Gates attracted technology and […]
New Home Sales on the Rise Due to Pandemic
New stats have come in via LinkedIn that shows an interesting real estate market trend. New home sales have jumped a whopping 55% since last year. This is a HUGE increase! We are observing that more and more people are taking a preference towards less congested areas with their own living space. This is not […]
Millennials in the Housing Market
For those selling your home, you may have seen an influx in Generation Y, or “Millennial” buyers flocking to your open house in recent years. Yet, with the most recent U.S. Census confirming that Millennials have surpassed the Baby Boomers, it’s no surprise the number of Millennial home buyers is on the rise. So what […]
Hot Springtime Demand About to Start!
The first month of each year when home buying starts to heat up is always April. Experts at the Florida Association of Realtors are expecting the next 4 months (April to July) to have the highest number of buyer and seller transactions all year. Considering real estate transactions have already started this year off at […]
Florida’s Housing Market Stays Hot! Here’s why..
All year long we have been watching the real estate market heat up in Florida. There are many reasons why we are seeing a different resurgence this year! A few of the key catalysts are: the Florida Legislature, interest rates and PMI insurance reductions. Each of these played a high valued role in the 2015 […]
Tampa: Ranked Top 6 in Nation for Real Estate Investors
Tampa Bay investors are finding out how hot the area is lately, ranking #6 among the top 50 cities for Real Estate investing. Everyone likes generating wealth, especially if the return (ROI) is on a real estate investment. It is extremely satisfying when you put your money to work for you. Real Estate investors look […]
Florida’s economy has only gone up, since 2012!
It’s no secret by now that Florida is pushing past the recession this year in 2015. Economists and experts have been optimistic all year, and the data is continuing to back them up. Sean Snaith, a highly respected economist at UCF says Florida’s GDP will continue to climb at least through 2018. Could we really […]