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Posted on 12/01/2020
Another Property Sold - 829 Poinsetta Drive, Indian Harbour Beach, FL 32937
(((Multiple Offers Received - Highest and Best by 3PM written Nov 1st)))) Walking Distance to Beach Under $300,000.00! Updated townhome, new roof, new paint, no pending assessments, and 3 FULL BATHROOMS for those 3 Bedrooms! One 1st floor bedroom with bath, two others upstairs! Multigenerational home right here! No rentals permitted, owner only community with beautiful community pool...private drive, garage, enclosed patio, backing up to nature, like country living at the beach! Not many like this at the beach left...this is special! Sell your lawn equipment, plan on boating more, biking more, living more...work from home, lunch at...
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Posted on 11/29/2020
What You Should Know About Buying Land
Image by Paul Brennan from Pixabay Have you always wanted to design your dream home at a location of your choosing? If so, buying a plot of land to build your customized home on is probably your best option. Before getting started, you'll want to do your due diligence to ensure you're making a smart investment. Find a...
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Posted on 11/22/2020
Are You Prepared to Sell a Residence?
When it comes to selling a house, it is important to prepare as much as you can. That way, you can identify potential home selling hurdles and overcome these issues before they escalate. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you prep for the house selling journey. 1. Analyze All Areas of Your Home You might...
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Posted on 11/15/2020
What Does It Take to Engage a Homebuyer?
How a home seller engages buyers is key. If a seller allocates the necessary time and resources to connect with buyers, he or she can boost the likelihood of enjoying a successful property selling experience. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you engage buyers and speed up the house selling journey. 1. Create an Effective...
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Posted on 11/09/2020
Video Tour - 1050 N Atlantic Avenue #708, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
It's all about the view and the super central location. Fabulous, spacious, direct ocean 2Bdrm/2Ba condominium in the heart of Cocoa Beach and within walking distance to everything....restaurants, shopping & more. You will love the direct ocean view from this 7th floor, fully furnished, move-in ready condominium with a 1 car garage. Complex enjoys great amenities. Available for a 1 year...
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Posted on 11/09/2020
1050 N Atlantic Avenue #708, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931 is now new to the market!
It's all about the view and the super central location. Fabulous, spacious, direct ocean 2Bdrm/2Ba condominium in the heart of Cocoa Beach and within walking distance to everything....restaurants, shopping & more. You will love the direct ocean view from this 7th floor, fully furnished, move-in ready condominium with a 1 car garage. Complex enjoys great amenities. Available for a 1 year...
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Posted on 11/08/2020
Jumbo Loans: How Conforming Loan Limit Increase Affects the Jumbo Market
Image by Arek Socha from Pixabay If you bought a house that was over $484,350 prior to 2020, you had to get a jumbo loan, which is a non-conforming loan. The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) increased the limit on conforming loans to $510,400 in most areas. The FHFA also increased the loan limit to $765,600 in some...
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Posted on 11/01/2020
Probate: Methods of Holding Your Real Estate Title
Photo by Jonny Lindner via Pixabay When you purchase real estate, you need to decide how you want to hold the title. Many closing agents make an assumption, and that assumption may come back to bite you later in life. In most states, you may title real estate in five ways: sole ownership, joint tenancy with the right...
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Posted on 10/31/2020
Another Property Sold - 3524 S Atlantic Avenue, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931
Fabulous Riverfront Investment Opportunity!WOW! A beautifully updated 5Bdrm/4Ba single family home with a heated pool and aRiverfront apartment building with ''4''2Bdrm/1Ba units. Imagine having beachaccess right across the street and your own private dock (and gorgeous river views) in your back yard. This property has enjoyed a nice rental history and owner has been successfully doing Airb&b most...
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Posted on 10/31/2020
1072 Persian Lane, Sebastian, FL 32958 is now new to the market!
In the heart of Sebastian, this 3/2 pool home, has all new stainless steel appliances, a metal roof and it's ready for you! Enjoy the large screened patio with salt water, free formed pool with a new pool pump. Home also has a new waterheater, new concrete woodgrain tile flooring in living area & laundry room. There are ceiling fans throughout, an eat in kitchen with pantry, a fully fenced yard with gate & a built-in Murphy bed in office (3rd bedroom). Call to see...
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Posted on 10/25/2020
Another Property Sold - 370 Baytree Drive, Melbourne, FL 32940
Beautiful 4Bdrm/3Ba/ home with a barrel tile roof, private screened pool & spa overlooking a tranquil lake and preserve offering natural beauty & privacy...plus, it gets better... as prestigious Baytree National Golf course is just across the road! Home enjoys a split floor plan with large, spacious rooms that are open and bright with cathedral ceilings & shutters. Add to all of this a luxurious master suite, plenty of storage, beautiful landscaping, a 3 car garage and much, much more!!! Motivated!Make...
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Posted on 10/25/2020
4 Fall Cleaning Must -Dos for Homeowners
Photo by Couleur via Pixabay Spring may be the time for an annual cleaning marathon, but tackling some specific maintenance and cleaning chores in the fall ensures your home is in ideal condition before cooler weather arrives. This time of year is the best time to put your summer things away and pull out your cooler weather pieces,...
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