best neighborhoods in Amelia Island, FL

Best Neighborhoods in Amelia Island (W/ Current Home Prices)

Amelia Island is a favorite vacation destination for families across the country, so it’s no surprise that so many people would like to call it home. One of the chain of barrier islands known as the Sea Islands, Amelia Island is only 13 miles long, but it is loaded with golf courses, gorgeous beaches and … Continue reading “Best Neighborhoods in Amelia Island (W/ Current Home Prices)”

5 reasons people are moving to st augustine florida

5 Reasons People Are Moving to St. Augustine

A charming city with tons of historic appeal, St. Augustine is a popular vacation spot for tourists from around the world. What’s even better than visiting St. Augustine? Living there full time. Most people who are looking for a place to live in Florida give at least a small amount of consideration to settling down … Continue reading “5 Reasons People Are Moving to St. Augustine”

buying a home with a septic system, things to know

Real Estate 101: Buying a House with a Septic System

Buying a home is exciting, but being a homeowner also can be daunting prospect. One thing that home buyers may find off-putting is the idea of having a property with a septic tank. If you grew up and have always lived within city limits, then the idea of having a septic system as opposed to … Continue reading “Real Estate 101: Buying a House with a Septic System”

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”

pros and cons of owner financing blog

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”

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”

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”