Broward County, which has one of the fastest growth rates in the nation, has a property tax roll value that is larger than many states. In 2018, the county had over 1.935 million residents with 22,550 sales of single family homes and 15,966 condo sales. That’s a LOT of activity. You can imagine how much work the property appraiser’s office must do each year. In fact, 850,000 tax bills are mailed on November 1st for the current calendar year (taxes are paid in arrears).
When you are buying a house, you want to make sure that you get the best deal on the investment without compromising on your needs. Going through the home buying process without a real estate agent can cost you time and money. Let’s take a closet look at how to buy a house with a … Continued
Today’s internet access makes seeing homes that are on the market easier than ever before. Without leaving the comfort of your living room, you can check out the inside of homes across the nation. Consider that for a moment. That’s right. Your home is going to be listed alongside other homes with similar features. Now, … Continued
Can you believe Halloween is almost here? If you’re anything like me, you want to take advantage of all of the Halloween Events in South Florida. 2018 is a busy year!! Check out our lists below for some ideas. Don’t forget to click the links below each activity to get more information on the locations and learn of any changes in details.
Ahhhh, brunch! Simply hearing the question “want to have Sunday Brunch?” makes us smile and look forward to the weekend. Understandably brunch in South Florida, a combination of breakfast and lunch; usually eaten mid morning and quite often with an adult beverage is, quite honestly, one of the best plans to have for the weekend.
Often, the most significant purchase an individual makes during their lifetime is the purchase of real estate. This process can be a confusing and complicated, but it doesn’t need to be such a mystery. Part of simplifying the process is understanding what is included when a home is purchased. When the price is agreed upon, the buyer may still not fully understand what they are indeed getting in that purchase price. Having a clear understanding of precisely what is included when a buyer purchases real estate creates a much less stressful process and maximizes the potential of a satisfying real estate transaction.
You want to price your home just right so that you’ll attract several buyers while at the same time extracting the maximum value for your home. To do this, you should request a pre-appraisal. An appraiser is going to have knowledge of your market area and will be able to access data, such as comparable sales of similar homes in your area, to determine how much your home is worth.
Have you ever heard that a statue of St. Joseph can help you sell your home? We have, a lot! As real estate agents, of course we believe that highly qualified professionals with an in-depth knowledge of the markets in which you are looking, who are committed to high quality, personalized service are the best assets to have when selling your home. That said, who are we to turn our noses up at a little extra help? We have heard about the St. Joseph statue for years. Here is what we have learned!