For many people, the decision between foreclosure vs. short sale is a tough one – and one factor that weighs on people’s minds is how long before they can buy a home again. This chart explains, based on different types of loans, the timeline before you can qualify for a mortgage again after a short […]
Archives for October 2012
One of my Seller clients just sold his unit at Holiday Villas 2, and upgraded to a remodeled unit at the Cypress N’ Sun condos just down Gulf Blvd. where he now has expansive Intracoastal Waterway views, a huge wrap-around patio deck and a partial beach views too. He purchased the unit for $340,000. Search […]
After only 19 days on the market before going under contract, Unit 203 at the beautiful Holiday Villas II in Indian Shores, Liane Jamason of Smith & Associates Real Estate has sold for $198,000! This 2 bedroom 2 bath condo featured updated kitchen and bathrooms, and a pool view overlooking the Intracoastal waterway. This building […]
Mr. Realtor, while taking that all important shot of the back deck, do you think maybe you should ask the Seller to step away so he’s not in the shot? Or you could spend 2 minutes and crop the image? Check out more Bad MLS Photos! When its time to list your home – call […]
This weekend an article ran in the St. Petersburg Times about the upcoming election and Amendment 4 which would propose to: • Reduce the cap on increases in non-homesteaded property values from 10 percent to 5 percent and extend the expiration of that cap to 2023. • First-time home buyers, defined as those who have […]
I have just received a brand new listing from Bank of America’s REO foreclosure department. This piece of property has a small existing structure (600 sq. ft.) on it that can easily be torn down. Zoned for business/professional offices. See full details below Great location on busy Gunn Highway!