Monthly Archives: December 2012

Another Naples, Florida Property Goes Under Contract

Helping our sellers reach agreement with prospective buyers is one of the most rewarding things we do. This weekend 3705 Haldeman Creek # 502, one of our more modest listings, but an important moment for our seller, went under contract. … Continue reading

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Florida and Florida Real Estate Trending Pretty Well

Florida Relator reported this morning (http://www.floridarealtors.org/NewsAndEvents/article.cfm?p=1&id=285037) “Closed sales, pending sales, median prices and average prices rose in Florida’s housing market in November, while the inventory of homes and condos for sale shrunk, according to the latest housing data released by … Continue reading

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Buyer Competition is Back – Something To Understand

More and more we educate our buyers to a new real estate market dynamic – buyer competition. In one of our more recent listings two offers came in and both sets of buyers were surprised to learn they were in … Continue reading

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An Opportunity To Live The Outdoor Life in December – At A Reduced Price

Yesterday I was out on the water helping a friend move his boat and I was again reminded what an outdoor paradise I live in.  The end of the day featured a run in the Gulf of Mexico back to … Continue reading

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Americans On The Move Again – Florida A Favorite Destination

According to a recent article in Florida Realtor (http://www.floridarealtors.org/NewsAndEvents/article.cfm?p=1&id=284633) Americans are on the move again. After disappointing mobility patterns due to the down turn real estate sales suffered. It looks like the trend has reversed with more Americans moving. The … Continue reading

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What Are Real Estate Buyers Looking for? New or Old?

Well, Florida Realtor says new homes are preferred to old in a recent survey. Their article says “Seventy-five percent of the buyers say they’re considering an existing home compared to 20 percent who want a new home. Five percent say … Continue reading

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All Real Estate Recoveries Are Not Created Equally

Know your local markets – like neighborhood by neighborhood. There are the watchwords in a recovering market. How is it some markets are taking off with double digit growth while others are still headed down? Let’s take a look at … Continue reading

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