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Posted on 09/20/2020
Options for Investing in Real Estate
Image by mohamed Hassan from Pixabay When thinking about investments, the first rule is to diversify. This allows you to invest in a few different things that may vary in risk or pay off. One option for diversifying investments comes in the form of real estate. For many people, purchasing a home is one of the most expensive...
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Posted on 09/13/2020
Top Green Features Buyers Seek in a Home
Photo by Sumanley xulx via Pixabay Homeowners looking to get top dollar for their house often invest in improvements to make their home more appealing to prospective buyers. Sure, they can slap up a coat of paint and make other minor cosmetic improvements, but these won’t necessarily increase their home’s value. In a survey conducted by the National...
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Posted on 09/06/2020
Buying Remotely: From Commute Time to Neighborhood Crime
Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay It may be tempting, when buying a home remotely, to jump at the first great deal that fits your checklist. But, number of beds and baths aren't everything. Location matters, too. So does the school district if you have school-age children. Don't be afraid to delve deeply into a property that you're thinking...
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Posted on 08/30/2020
Key Reasons to Hire a Home Inspector
If you intend to buy a house, you may want to employ a home inspector. In fact, there are many reasons why a buyer may hire a house inspector, such as: 1. You want to identify any underlying home problems. Although you may have walked through a house a few times before you submitted an offer to purchase, a...
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Posted on 08/28/2020
Video Tour - 10047 Romaine Cir N, Jacksonville, FL 32225
Huge end unit townhouse with 2 car garage. Large rooms, open floor plan and volume ceilings make this home feel even more spacious. Double sliders lead to a privacy-fenced magical back yard with covered and open decks, perfect for relaxing and entertaining. The large sunny updated kitchen overlooks a charming gated courtyard entrance. The master suite has cathedral ceilings, a private balcony, walk-in closet and elegant en suite bath. County records are incorrect. Please see previous appraisal and survey for correct home SF and property boundaries. Land includes a portion of (unfenced) side yard. Great location. Easy access to I295, Mayport,...
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Posted on 08/28/2020
10047 Romaine Cir N, Jacksonville, FL 32225 is now new to the market!
Huge end unit townhouse with 2 car garage. Large rooms, open floor plan and volume ceilings make this home feel even more spacious. Double sliders lead to a privacy-fenced magical back yard with covered and open decks, perfect for relaxing and entertaining. The large sunny updated kitchen overlooks a charming gated courtyard entrance. The master suite has cathedral ceilings, a private balcony, walk-in closet and elegant en suite bath. County records are incorrect. Please see previous appraisal and survey for correct home SF and property boundaries. Land includes a portion of (unfenced) side yard. Great location. Easy access to I295, Mayport,...
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Posted on 08/23/2020
Types of Mortgages for Home Buyers
Photo by TheDigitalWay via Pixabay Looking to buy your first home? Unless you have a couple hundred thousand in the bank, a rich family member or a winning lottery ticket, you’re going to have to borrow money. TV ads suggest it’s as easy as clicking your phone, and in some cases it might be, but you should know...
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Posted on 08/16/2020
How to Formulate Your Homebuying Game Plan
Photo by Fizkes via Shutterstock If you know absolutely nothing about buying a house, don’t learn the hard way. There’s plenty of information available to help you avoid the many potential pitfalls in the process. You want your first home buying experience to be exciting, not exhausting. Here are some tips to get you started the right way....
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Posted on 08/14/2020
Another Property Sold - 3591 Kernan Blvd #225, Jacksonville, FL 32224
Sunny and spacious one bedroom unit with separate dining room and solarium (makes a great office). Large open kitchen with breakfast bar and laundry room includes washer and dryer. New-ish carpet and dishwasher. Beautiful gated community with clubhouse, gym and pool. Convenient location - near beaches, Town Center, JTB and I295. Walk to adjacent Publix and shopping...
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Posted on 08/14/2020
Another Property Sold - 3591 Kernan Blvd #225, Jacksonville, FL 32224
Sunny and spacious one bedroom unit with separate dining room and solarium (makes a great office). Large open kitchen with breakfast bar and laundry room includes washer and dryer. New-ish carpet and dishwasher. Beautiful gated community with clubhouse, gym and pool. Convenient location - near beaches, Town Center, JTB and I295. Walk to adjacent Publix and shopping...
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Posted on 08/09/2020
Financing Your Home Loan through a Credit Union
Image by Burst from Pexels Buying a home is an exciting time. As you start to comb through listings and decide you’re ready to take the plunge to purchase, you’ll want to pursue getting pre-approved for a mortgage. This way, you'll know how much you're approved for and can shop for homes within your price range. Additionally, having...
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Posted on 08/02/2020
If You're Not Using AR in Your Home Showings, Why Not?
Photo by Mateusz Dach from Pexels Augmented reality, or AR, is available to anyone with a smartphone, which makes it an ideal tool for realtors showing unstaged homes. Why would someone show a home that hasn't yet been staged, you might ask? Depending upon where the home is located, staging can cost thousands of dollars, while an AR...
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