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Suggestions for First Time Homebuyers

August 15, 2017

Buying a home for the first time can be stressful and the related costs can be overwhelming. For most, it is the largest purchase one has made and the process can also be confusing. An analysis of the Census report by Trulia determined that owner households formed at double the rate of renter households in the first quarter of 2017. All of the […]

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Suggestions to Ease Entry Into the Housing Market

July 25, 2017

Entering the housing market for the first time can be overwhelming and costly. It is very likely the largest purchase one has made and the process can be confusing. The most recent market report by Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), released June 16 with May figures, shows pending sales up 12 percent, closed sales up 23 percent and inventory up 4 percent. […]

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Programs to Help Potential Homeowners Enter the Market

January 17, 2017

According to a recent report released by Down Payment Resource, the number of downpayment assistance programs available across the United States decreased by 3 percent in the third quarter of 2016, compared to number available thorugh the second quarter of 2016. 2,392 programs still remain nationwide, and almost 90 percent of those programs still had funds available for eligible homebuyers at the end […]

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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 involved in buying a home, and any number […]

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