Home Buying

Sept. 1, 2017

Ocean Colony Penthouse Unit Just Listed

Ocean Colony Penthouse UnitToday I listed a spacious one bedroom penthouse unit in Ocean Colony Condominiums. It is listed completely furnished and ready for immediate occupancy. Perfect for snowbirds. Ocean Colony is a very well run building with great amenities right on the beach. It is just 1.5 miles north of the ...

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Aug. 30, 2017

Recommendation from Vivian O

A new recommendation arrived today from a customer of mine.

I sold her a townhouse in Deerfield Beach a year ago and this summer found her tenants.

After having searched and using the services of other realtors with nothing but frustration I met Tom and couldn't be happier with ...

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Aug. 12, 2017

The Canadian Dollar Has Strengthened and Thats a Good Thing

Florida Real Estate is On Sale For Canadians and Other Foreign Buyers. 

The Canadian Dollar has strengthened recently against the US Dollar and that is a good thing for Canadian buyers and home sellers in South Florida.

South Florida is a favorite spot for Canadian to vacation and purchase ...

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June 10, 2017

10 Important Real Estate Terms You Should Know

Learn the Lingo of Real Estate

Buying and selling real estate can be a complicated process, so it is important to learn the lingo before you get started. So here is a short list of the more common terms you will hear and what they mean to you.

1. Equity ...

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Feb. 19, 2017

Terrible Home Buying Advice to Avoid

If you are in the market to buy a home, there is no doubt you will get some bad advice from the peanut gallery. Unless your friends are experts in real estate, you would be best off to take their advice with a grain of salt. Every real estate transaction ...

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Jan. 21, 2017

A Guide to Purchasing a South Florida Condo

Buying a Florida CondoA South Florida Condo makes a great vacation home and are also perfect for families that are downsizing. They are found in abundance near beaches and golf courses and they don't require a lot of maintenance. Maintenance is mostly provided by the condo association.  However, if you haven't ...

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June 8, 2016

Ft Lauderdale Condos With Docks

Ft Lauderdale Condos With Docks

For boaters that seek the convenience of having their boat close to home, but don't want to live in a single family residence, there are over 50 townhouse or condo complexes to choose from in Fort Lauderdale. Below are links to listings for South ...

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June 8, 2016

Riva - Luxury Waterfront Condo in Fort Lauderdale

Riva is Italian for "riverside". This new condo building is situated on 400 feet of waterfront on the west side of Intracoastal Waterway just north of Sunrise Blvd in Fort Lauderdale.

The 100 unit building has units from 1500 square feet to over 2500 square feet with large terraces that are ...

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May 20, 2016

When is The Best Time to Buy a House in Florida

When is The Best Time to Buy a House in Florida? In the past I have written about market timing from the sellers point of view.   It been the most read article on my site for a long time. This is also a question on a lot of buyers ...

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May 17, 2016

Where Are The Deals? Look For Vacant Properties

For a good five years there was a steady source of good deals. Short sales and foreclosures made up more than half the listings. Those short sales and bank owned properties are no longer driving the market in South Florida. They haven't for a couple of years now. At ...

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