Here in Southwest Florida, master planned communities are plentiful and highly sought-after. While many of these communities are popular with retirees and second home owners, we’re seeing more and more catering to busy young families as well. What exactly is life like in a master planned community, and is it worth the cost?
The term “green” is getting a lot of attention these days. From green cleaning supplies that minimize the use of toxic chemicals, to green technology in automobile manufacturing that reduces CO emissions and dependence on gas, it’s only natural to see green homebuilding practices becoming commonplace as well. While manufacturers of green products may in..
Whether you’re a new empty-nester looking to downsize or a retiree looking for a second home, planning ahead and looking for features conducive to aging in place can save you money and hassle down the road. If you plan to age in place in your next home, keep these 5 house-hunting tips in mind when..
What are your main goals when selling your home? 1) To have it sell fast, and 2) To get top dollar. In order to accomplish these goals, you need to get your house in front of as many prospective buyers as possible. Here are 5 tips to market your home to sell fast.
In the years following the housing crisis that began in 2008, the inventory of distressed properties in Southwest Florida was high. While we have successfully recovered from the downturn and are now enjoying a healthy real estate market again, the reabsorption of those distressed properties was necessary to get here. Neighbors may grumble when a..