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Finding and Buying a Home in 2017

July 18th, 2017

The home buying landscaping has changed drastically over the past 20 years. What used to be a slow, time-consuming process has been made more efficient by web-based MLS listings and thousands of searchable websites.   According to Redfin, a real estate search giant, homes in 2017 are selling at record rates. The average home now…Read More »

5 Easy Ways to Keep Costs Down as the Heat Goes Up

June 26th, 2017

Floridians know that our summers can and do get scorching hot. And, hot temperatures mean high cooling and electrical costs. But there are ways to keep yourself cool and comfortable without burning a huge hole in your wallet this summer. Here are 5 great ways for keeping your summer energy costs low: 1. Use Floor…Read More »

Kissimmee: A hidden gem in Central Florida for Property Investors

June 15th, 2017

Perfectly situated just 17 miles south of Orlando’s town center, Kissimmee, FL is truly a hidden gem for property investors to consider. Kissimmee is part of Central Florida’s Osceola county, which runs along the shore of Lake Tohopekaliga—commonly called Lake Toho among locals. Founded in 1883, Kissimmee eventually grew to become a tourist destination thanks…Read More »

Property Management Companies in Orlando, Florida

May 23rd, 2017

Experts in the real estate industry have been declaring that Orlando is a hot market for some time now. As a vacation city, Orlando is a desirable place to live for its cost of living and lifestyle. Additionally, predicted job growth and population increases are set to further increase the demand of Orlando’s rental market. In…Read More »

5 Things to Consider When Renting Your Property for the First Time

May 12th, 2017

Renting out your home can be a smart financial move. Being a property owner and having supplemental income coming in each month can help you offset mortgage costs and build up your savings. But as much as it has its rewards, it also comes with certain risks and responsibilities. By thinking ahead and understanding the…Read More »

What Should You Be Doing Before Selling Your Home?

April 26th, 2017

Putting your home on the market comes with a hefty to-do list, and it also often leaves homeowners thinking to themselves: “What should I be doing before I sell my home?”   Having an action plan is the best way to reach your goal of getting top dollar for your home. If you’re unsure of…Read More »

Top Reasons You Need an Expert When Buying a Home in Orlando

April 7th, 2017

The Orlando real estate market is projected to be one of the hottest housing markets in America throughout 2017. It was ranked number 4 on Zillow’s list of the top 10 housing markets this year. Realtor.com rated Orlando number 7 out the top 100 housing markets for 2017. These expert predictions are important for anyone…Read More »

How Updating Your Home Can Improve the Value of Your Property

March 24th, 2017

As a homeowner, you see your home as an investment in your future and you want to be certain you are doing what you can to maximize your property’s value. Keeping your home well maintained and updated is one of the basic ways to ensure you not only maintain your home’s value, but potentially increase…Read More »

What Questions Should I Be Asking When Buying a House?

March 9th, 2017

Finding your next dream home is an exciting experience. But there’s no shortage of things to consider. Asking specific questions about the home’s condition, history and location can help you feel prepared to go through with an offer.   Here are 5 crucial questions to ask a seller when buying a house: 1. What is…Read More »

Orlando Property Managers – Why They’re Needed in a Competitive Market

February 16th, 2017

With Orlando’s real estate market heating up, it’s becoming increasingly more competitive for property investors. A competitive market means that investors need to do what they can to attract and retain high quality, long-term tenants. This ensures that property owners continue to get a return on their investment and see a steady income. Here are…Read More »