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Existing Home Sales Up for November

December 27, 2016

The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) reports existing-home sales rose by 0.7 percent from 5.57 million in October 2016 to 5.61 million in November 2016, defying the usual trend of a drop in sales during the month of November. November sales totals were up 15.4 percent from November 2015, denoting the highest sales growth rate […]

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Possible Effects of Trump Presidency on the Residential Mortgage Industry

December 17, 2016

As the nation contemplates the results of the presidential election, the possible effects of a Trump presidency on the residential real estate mortgage industry are analyzed. Decreased Regulation The Trump campaign has suggested a full repeal of the Dodd-Frank law, which would include the complete elimination of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Although the […]

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The Latest on the Bonita Del Sol Real Estate Project

December 11, 2016

The Bonita Springs Golf & Country Club has been closed for years, since well before the start of the Great Recession in 2008. That year, a developer proposed plans to build 155 homes across the 117 acres along the north side of the course – a Bonita real estate project that was called Bonita Del […]

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Marketing Your Naples Home for Sale to Different Generations

December 6, 2016

Buyers looking for an Estero home for sale are as diverse as the properties they are searching for. They come from different walks of life (and even different countries) and have different needs and desires. Still, you can increase the chances of finding a buyer by understanding the different groups of people that are in […]

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Visit This Beautiful Home in Estero in Wildcat Run

November 26, 2016

Wildcat Run is one of the most promising and in-demand communities in Estero. Located south of Corkscrew Road and only a short drive from Florida Gulf Coast University and Southwest Florida International Airport, Wildcat Run features elegant homes ranging from detached villas to condos, custom-built estate homes with impressive acreage, and carriage homes. One home […]

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Check Out the BEST Deal for a Home in Fort Myers!

November 17, 2016

Looking for a home in Fort Myers, but you don’t want just any home? And, on top of your desire for a great place to live, you want as much value as you can find? If value, a great location, and unbeatable deals all motivate you, here’s a property that you must put on your […]

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Checking the Stats for Southwest Florida Real Estate in October 2016

November 11, 2016

  We’re getting very close to the end of 2016 and the beginning of the 2017 Southwest Florida real estate year. That means more activity as more buyers come down to our area, in search of hot properties in great locations. We can use the latest stats from October 2016 to give buyers and sellers […]

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Getting a Good Estero Home Valuation When Selling Your Home

November 4, 2016

Plan on selling your home? If so, you probably want an idea of how much it’s worth. That’s why you want to get a solid Estero home valuation – so you have a firm idea of what the market says your home is worth. A home valuation will play a key role in determining the […]

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Smaller Homes Are In for New Homes in Estero

October 27, 2016

Looking for new homes in Estero? If so, there’s a good chance you will, at some point, be looking at a home with fewer square feet than older homes in the area. That’s because new home construction is trending toward smaller homes and smaller neighborhoods. Part of the reason is because buyers would rather save […]

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Buying a Home in Estero the Smart Way: Closing Costs

October 7, 2016

If you’re buying a home in Estero or Bonita Springs, you want to do it the smart way. That means being fully prepared for everything that could happen, and knowing exactly what you’re getting yourself into – hopefully with the help of a seasoned agent by your side. There are a lot of moving pieces […]

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