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communities in St Johns County Florida

9 Best Communities in St. Johns County

Florida is growing fast. As hopeful buyers look to become residents, many new communities are making the transition to the Sunshine state easier. St. Johns County is experiencing a bulk of that growth providing many new master planned communities with amenities for all ages. To start things off, let’s take a look at the nine … Continue reading “9 Best Communities in St. Johns County”

reasons to get a home inspection

11 Reasons to get a Home Inspection

Are you buying a home? If so, congratulations! This is an exciting time, but it’s wise to keep your wits about you. In most cases, that means scheduling a home inspection. Inspections are critical to the home buying process, and they are equally as necessary whether you are buying an existing home or a new … Continue reading “11 Reasons to get a Home Inspection”

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The Pros and Cons of Owner Financing

A home is the largest purchase that most people will ever make. Unfortunately, it is not always easy for borrowers to get approval for a mortgage. When this occurs, owner financing can be a viable and accessible option. Not all sellers are willing and able to provide owner financing, but it is always worth asking … Continue reading “The Pros and Cons of Owner Financing”

Cities in Ocala Florida

Does our headline seem a little strange to you? It’s probably because Ocala is a city in its own right rather than being a home to other cities. Still, many out of state buyers ask us about the cities in Ocala. It’s easy to understand why it might seem like Ocala contains more than one … Continue reading “Cities in Ocala Florida”

best and most affordable areas to buy real estate in Florida

The best and most affordable areas in Florida

If you’re thinking about moving to Florida, then you’re probably envisioning sunny days, beautiful beaches, golf, tennis, horseback riding and a variety of other outdoor pursuits. You also might be wondering whether or not living in such an idyllic place can ever be affordable especially in our current market. The reality is that Florida includes … Continue reading “The best and most affordable areas in Florida”

what you should know about buying land in Ocala

What you need to know about buying land in Ocala

Like many families, you may be thinking about buying land in Ocala. It’s a popular idea thanks to Florida’s climate, beaches and many interesting landscapes. It is characteristics such as these that make Florida the perfect place to buy rural land. It’s not always easy to find the ideal land in Ocala. That’s why it … Continue reading “What you need to know about buying land in Ocala”

Best areas and neighborhoods to live in Ocala

Best areas to live in Ocala

Are you thinking about buying real estate in Ocala? Lots of families are choosing to make this highly livable city their home, and all of them want to know which areas in Ocala are the best ones. It turns out that when it comes to neighborhoods that offer outstanding quality of life, Ocala is spoiled … Continue reading “Best areas to live in Ocala”

flood zone information for Ocala

Flood Zone Information Ocala

When the weather forecast hints that there is a chance of flooding in the Ocala area, most homeowners take note. That’s because many residential and commercial properties in the region are located in so-called flood zones. In fact, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, or FEMA, produced revised Flood Insurance Rate Maps in 2017 that placed … Continue reading “Flood Zone Information Ocala”

9 tips for selling your home during the winter

9 Tips for Selling Your Home in the Winter

Is it harder to sell a home in the winter? Not necessarily, especially if you follow these nine trusted tips from expert Realtors. 1. Upgrade Your Home’s Curb Appeal Winter may not represent the height of the growing season, but the state of your yard remains important to buyers. Make certain that flower beds look … Continue reading “9 Tips for Selling Your Home in the Winter”