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4 Reasons Why We Are Not Heading Toward Another Housing Bubble

With home prices continuing to appreciate above historic levels, some are concerned that we may be heading for another housing ‘boom & bust.’ It is important to remember, however, that today’s

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Will Your Current House Fit Your Needs In Retirement

As more and more baby boomers enter retirement age, the question of whether or not to sell their homes and move will become a hot topic. In today’s housing market climate, with low available

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Brevard County Housing Statistics June 2018

MLS Statistics - June 2018A quick recap of the Brevard County Residential Report for June 2018: Closed Sales are down -7.3% for June 2018 in which the number of units closed was 958

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FirstTime Home Buyers Continue To Put Down Less Than 6

First-Time Home Buyers Continue to Put Down Less Than 6%!According to the Realtors Confidence Index from the National Association of Realtors, 61% of first-time homebuyers purchased their homes with

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4 REAL Reasons Why We Buy A Home

We often talk about why it makes financial sense to buy a home, but more often than not, the emotional reasons are the more powerful or compelling ones.No matter what shape or size your living space

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Demand For Homes To Buy Continues To Climb

Across the United States, there is a severe mismatch between the low number of houses for sale and the high demand for those houses! First-time homebuyers are out in force and are being met with a

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8 Great Homes Staging Tips

When selling a home, it’s important to set the perfect “stage” for potential buyers. If hiring a professional isn’t in the budget, here are some tips on how to prep for the market:1.

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9 Ways To Cool Down Your House This Summer

1. Swap BulbsIf you still haven't switched to CFLs for environmental or economic reasons, do it to be cool. Incandescent bulbs waste about 90 percent of their energy through the heat they emit.2.

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Homeowners Appraisers See The Most EyetoEye On Price In 3 Years

In today’s housing market, where supply is very low and demand is very high, home values are increasing rapidly. Many experts are projecting that home values could appreciate by another 5% (or)

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5 Reasons Why To Sell This Summer

Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this summer makes sense.1. Demand Is StrongThe latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows

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Selling Your House On Your Own Could Cost You

In this extremely hot real estate market, some homeowners might consider selling their homes on their own which is known as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). They rationalize that they don’t need a real

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Buyer Demand Still Outpacing The Supply Of Homes For Sale

The price of any item is determined by the supply of that item, as well as market demand. The National Association of REALTORS (NAR) surveys “over 50,000 real estate

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Be Thankful You Dont Have To Pay Your Parents Interest Rate

Interest rates hovered around 4% for the majority of 2017, which gave many buyers relief from rising home prices and helped with affordability. In the first quarter of 2018, rates have increased

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Why Getting PreApproved Should Be Your First Step

In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers

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Your Friends Are Crazy Wrong If Theyre Telling You Not To Buy

The current narrative is that home prices have risen so much so that it is no longer a smart idea to purchase a home. Your family and friends might suggest that buying a home right now (whether a

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Brevard Housing Report August 2017

A quick recap of the Brevard County Residential Report for August 2017:Closed Sales are up 9.3% for August 2017 in which the number of units closed was 961 compared to 879 in August 2016,

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Study FSBOs Dont Save Real Estate Commission

One of the main reasons why For Sale By Owners (FSBOs) don’t use a real estate agent is because they believe they will save the commission an agent charges for getting their house on the market

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Miracle Jeans Day 2017

Join us for our Annual Miracle Jeans Day Event! Join us for raffles, 50/50 and a fun night out for Miracle Jeans Day to benefit Children's Miracle Network Hospitals!RE/MAX Elite is proud to be a

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The PST Factor Helps In Selling Your House

Selling Your House: a Tool Called PST!If you see the letters “PST!” in connection with selling a house in Brevard County, don’t think it’s someone whispering to get your attention (that

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5 Reasons You Should Sell This Summer

Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this summer makes sense.1. Demand Is StrongThe latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand

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Owning Your Melbourne Home And Exploiting The Dream

You’d think that the whole notion of the American Dream is vague enough that it would be immune from challenge, and for the most part, that’s still true enough. Not so for its principal emblem,

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4 Ways To Rock As A Real Estate Client

Why do you care if your Realtor considers you a good client or not? Because the better client you are, the better results you will have. No, you and your Realtor do not have to be in love with each

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Is Real Estate Investing Harder

Is Melbourne Real Estate Investing Harder? (Hint: No!)Has technology made investing in Melbourne real estate easier? Entrepreneur Magazine has supplied an answer to warm the heart of any Melbourne

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Real Estate Mogul Heres Why You Should Buy

Real Estate Mogul: Here’s Why You Should BuyReal Estate mogul, Sean Conlon, host of The Deed: Chicago on CNBC, was recently asked the question, should you buy? Or should you rent a house?Conlon

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Your Tax Return Bring It Home

Your Tax Return: Bring it HomeThis time of year, many people eagerly check their mailboxes looking for their tax return check from the IRS. But, what do most people plan to do with the money? GO

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Are You 1 Of The 59 Million Planning To Buy This Year

According to a survey conducted by Bankrate.com, one in four Americans are considering buying a home this year. If this statistic proves to be true, that means that 59 million people will be looking

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