How Upset Should You Be about 3% Mortgage Rates?

Last Thursday, Freddie Mac announced that their 30-year fixed mortgage rate was over 3% (3.02%) for the first time since last July. That news dominated real estate headlines that day and the next. Articles talked about the “negative impact” it may have on the housing market. However, we should realize two things: 1. The bump-up in rate should … Continue reading How Upset Should You Be about 3% Mortgage Rates?

How to Prepare Your House for a Winning Sale This Spring

Some Highlights With so few homes available to buy today, houses are in high demand, and they’re selling fast. That means it’s a great time to sell if you’re ready to make a move. Let’s connect to make sure your house is ready for a top-dollar sale this spring. It may be closer than you think!

New Villages-Coming Soon to Lakewood Ranch

Just drive around the ranch and you will find new road openings, roundabouts, and new signs in areas that are currently under land development. This is what I found this weekend when I was out touring a customer. It’s exciting to see these new communities in the northeastern quadrant off Uihlein Road and 44th Street. … Continue reading New Villages-Coming Soon to Lakewood Ranch

Buyers: More Knowledge is More Power…

Some Highlights With so few houses for sale today, it’s important to be prepared when you’re ready to buy a home. Meeting with your lender early, knowing your must-haves and nice-to-haves, preparing for a bidding war, and keeping your emotions in check are all ways to gain confidence in the homebuying process. If you’re looking for an expert guide … Continue reading Buyers: More Knowledge is More Power…

January 2021-Sarasota & Manatee Statistics

Sarasota and Manatee Housing Market Stays Hot in January SARASOTA, Fla. (February 19, 2021) – PRESS RELEASE. Please read below: Sarasota and Manatee’s housing market in January showed more closed sales, more new pending sales, and higher median prices compared to a year ago. According to data from Florida REALTORS® and compiled by the REALTOR® … Continue reading January 2021-Sarasota & Manatee Statistics

Will the housing market bloom this Spring?

Spring is almost here, and many are wondering what it will bring for the housing market. Even though the pandemic continues on, it’s certain to be very different from the spring we experienced at this time last year. Here’s what a few industry experts have to say about the housing market and how it will … Continue reading Will the housing market bloom this Spring?

New Listing-Glamour and Stylish in Lakewood Ranch

12836 Coastal Breeze Way, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34211 Glamorous upgrades and divine privacy on an oversized corner setting present a Sea Star plan in Indigo that everyone will love. Perfectly positioned to achieve sun-drenched afternoons from the south-facing areas of enjoyment offering ample space, this residence fuses indoor-outdoor living and everyday sophistication to epitomize the … Continue reading New Listing-Glamour and Stylish in Lakewood Ranch

New Listing-Sprawling Estate at The Lake Club at Lakewood Ranch

16318 Foremast Place | Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202 Located within the exclusive Lake Club community, also known as “The Crown Jewel of Lakewood Ranch”, this two-story custom home comprised of more than 6,000 square feet affords an abundance of versatile living space for entertaining, functionality, and everyday relaxation. Situated on more than half an acre … Continue reading New Listing-Sprawling Estate at The Lake Club at Lakewood Ranch

We are in a Seller’s Market-Drastically Low Days on Market!

If you’re planning to buy or sell a home this year, it’s important to understand how quickly the housing market is moving right now. The average home is on the market for just three short weeks. It’s critical to have everything in line from the start so you’re able to move through this fast-paced market … Continue reading We are in a Seller’s Market-Drastically Low Days on Market!

3 Must-Do’s When Selling Your House This Year

Are you ready to list your house for sale? It’s exciting to put a house on the market and to think about making new memories in new spaces. However, despite the anticipation of what’s to come, we can still have deep sentimental attachments to the home we’re leaving behind. Growing emotions can help or hinder … Continue reading 3 Must-Do’s When Selling Your House This Year