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Posh Luxury Townhome in Gated Villas of Carillon

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We have just listed this luxury townhome in gated Villas of Carillon! 123 Valencia Circle, St. Petersburg, FL 33716 is offered at $284,900. This luxury Mediterranean townhome in highly desired gated neighborhood of Villas of Carillon! This unit has extensive upgrades like no other. The best unit in the entire complex – no other unit […]

Just Reduced Over $100K: 1 acre lot on Boca Ciega Bay to Build Your Dream Home

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This stunning lot overlooks Boca Ciega Bay, perfect for building your St. Petersburg waterfront luxury home!  Just reduced over $100,000 and priced to sell.  Owner has a relationship with a Tampa Bay luxury home builder who can put your dream home here – call for detailed floor plans, or bring your own builder.

Your Credit Score May Be About to Get a Boost thanks to FICO!

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Big changes are coming to FICO, a broadly used credit score, that may mean higher credit scores for some consumers. A higher score could get you better terms on home loans such as mortgages. WHAT ARE THE CHANGES? Fair Isaac Corp., the company behind FICO, says there are three significant changes to its metric, used in […]

“Glass House” 3 Story Luxury Penthouse at Signature Place Condos Listed for Sale

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The CEO of Smith & Associates Real Estate has listed his 3 story luxury penthouse deemed the “Glass House” located in Signature Place Condos & Lofts. This penthouse has absolutely stunning panoramic views of Downtown St. Petersburg and of Tampa Bay from multiple wrap around terraces. Interior design was done by local St. Pete resident Rob […]

Historic Charm meets Modern Updates in this St. Petersburg, FL Home

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Historic charm meets modern updates in the sought after neighborhood of Live Oak! Built in 1925, this gorgeous foursquare/craftsman 4 bedroom 2 bath home features 2,251 square feet under air. Beautifully refinished oak and pine hardwood floors throughout. Spacious living room with gas fireplace and family room (which could be converted to a 5th bedroom), […]

5 Ways to Update Your Home’s Curb Appeal for Under $100

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Have you been thinking about selling your Tampa Bay home, but think your curb appeal may need a little help? Here are 5 inexpensive ideas which should cost you under $100 each that will help you stand out from the other homes on the market. Remember, a buyer mentally decides within 8 seconds of seeing […]

The Pitfalls of Searching for a Home Online

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I can’t tell you how often I get calls from a buyer who says “I just saw 123 Sesame Street on Zillow!  Can we go see it?  It’s my DREAM house.”  I feel terrible when I have to tell them, sorry, that house sold 2 months ago. Why doesn’t it say sold on Zillow or […]

Tampa Bay Short Sales and Foreclosures Over $1M

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Today I had a request from an investor for a list of short sale and foreclosure properties over the $1,000,000 mark. A few years ago, there would have been hundreds, maybe even thousands. I was shocked to see how few there are now – fewer than 20, as the economy has begun to improve. Still, […]

Rediscover The Sage Condos in Downtown St. Pete

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Built in 2007, just as the real estate market was beginning to slow, The Sage St. Pete, did what any smart development would do – they turned a portion of their units to rental.  Now that the economy has rebounded in 2014, those units have been refreshed and placed back on the market again by Smith […]

Bliss Over Beach Drive has a few remaining units

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The much anticipated Bliss Over Beach Drive luxury condo tower in Downtown St. Petersburg has a few units still available – we are shocked to see that a unit on the 15th floor is still available.  This unit will have fantastic views of downtown and of Beach Drive.  Call us today to reserve your unit […]

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