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Become a Landlord In 5 Easy Steps

September 22nd, 2017

Do you dream of having a passive monthly income? Do you want the freedom and the ability to travel whenever you’d like? You can achieve this dream lifestyle by buying an investment property. Becoming a landlord doesn’t have to be difficult when you follow these five easy steps. 1. Secure a Rentable Property The first…Read More »

Getting Your First Home Mortgage – How to Get a Home Mortgage

August 25th, 2017

For first-time homebuyers, the idea of making that first step towards your long-term future is exciting. But, it can also be overwhelming if you’re not prepared to apply for your first mortgage.   It’s important for first-time home buyers need to do everything they can to qualify for a mortgage before they begin shopping for…Read More »

Poinciana – A hidden gem in Central Florida for Property Investors

August 16th, 2017

Poinciana is a master-planned community located southwest of Kissimmee, FL, another hidden gem. Comprised of 10 villages brought together under one Homeowners Association (HOA), Poinciana isn’t an incorporated city, but rather a census-designated place (CDP). Six of its villages are located in Polk County, while four are in Osceola County all making up the Association…Read More »

Preparing your home for Hurricane Season

July 28th, 2017

Florida property owners should be advised that experts are predicting a wild hurricane season for 2017. An above-average number of storms are expected to hit the Atlantic. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicts between 5 and 9 hurricanes between June and November. As property managers in Orlando we personally know how important it is…Read More »

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 »