Real Estate

May 6, 2021

3 Hidden Costs of Calling the Coast Home

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Living on the coast seems to be a dream for millions, and for those lucky enough to make this dream a reality there a few costs that many buyers and homeowners might not expect. While it is a commonly known fact that living on the coast often comes with a ...

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April 26, 2021

Store Clothes In Your Closet, Not Dust

Household dust consists of tiny particles that can add up to big problems. Dust may look harmless, but look at it more closely and you are likely to see nasty components such as dust mites, dust mite excrement, pollen, toxic chemicals, and other materials that can cause discomfort, trigger allergies ...

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April 23, 2021

Mixing Metals: Finishing Your Kitchen’s Look

 

There is no rule that the metals in your kitchen have to match. In fact, mixing materials can create a more collected, contemporary, beautiful style — one that’s on trend and timeless. Designer kitchens frequently feature more than one metal, and different metals pull in additional styles to your ...

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April 11, 2021

Tips to Keep Your Guest Bathroom Clean

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If there is one thing that homeowners tend to dislike, it’s cleaning the guest bathroom even when you aren’t currently hosting guests. Luckily there are a few ways you can ensure that your cleaning efforts will last, and your guest bathroom will look guest ready at all times. Try using ...

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April 7, 2021

Why is the Rental Market so Competitive Right Now?

If you’re currently trying to find a rental you may be noticing that rental prices are skyrocketing and securing a place to rent seems harder than ever. While there could be a large number of reasons behind the current shortage of rentals, one of the big ones seems to be ...

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March 31, 2021

Pros and Cons to Common Areas

Common areas are generally found when you purchase a home within an HOA community. Whether a single-family home that provides access to walking trails, a clubhouse or pool, or a condominium that has a rooftop garden and a fitness center, the list of different common areas available to many homeowners ...

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March 25, 2021

What is an Appraisal Shortfall?

appraisal shortfallHouses are selling like hot cakes in today’s market, and because of that many buyers are left with the need to provide an appraisal shortfall to secure their desired home. While this isn’t required for all purchases, many homes are currently selling well above the appraised value, thus creating the ...

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March 11, 2021

3 Tips for Buying in a Seller’s Market

sellers marketBuying a house in a seller’s market may seem dauting to say the least, however rest assured it is possible to buy a home without too much compromise. While the actual buying process doesn’t change much in a seller’s market, sellers will nearly always receive multiple offers and even enter ...

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March 2, 2021

Buying a Home After Retirement

Retirement is one of those seasons of life that many people look forward to for a large handful of reasons, from enjoying the warm Miami air, practicing your swing on a weekday at your favorite country club, or enjoying the open seas surrounding Miami, there is plenty to look forward ...

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Feb. 24, 2021

What is a Leaseback?

leasebackLeasebacks are generally used within commercial real estate; however, it is becoming more and more popular to see them within every day real estate transactions including residential real estate. In short, a leaseback is when you as the homeowner sell your property and then rent the property via leaseback from ...

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