Real Estate

Thursday, March 12th 2015 2:10 pm
Well, it can be a challenge to come up with new things to write about on your website. But truly, once you start doing it on a regular basis, like anything else, it does get easier. My approach is to make it a part of my morning coffee routine (decaf nowadays, boy i miss those cafs...).Most of us br [Read More]
Tuesday, December 2nd 2014 1:01 pm
Daily Mortgage NewsIf your a buyer and your currently applying for financing or have to apply for financing NOW is the time to do it cause rates are being re-priced for the WORSE! So lets get those rates locked in before the lenders update their price sheets (rates). AlsoDaily Mortgage RatesConventi [Read More]
Thursday, May 9th 2013 11:22 am
According to the April 2013 National Housing Survey by Fannie Mae, over half of Americans expect that the home prices across the nation will begin to rise over the next year.Other highlights of the survey include: 65% of the respondents said that they would buy a home if they were going to move. 48% [Read More]
Tuesday, April 23rd 2013 11:16 am
According to a survey conducted by Harris Interactive, commissioned by Coldwell Banker, couples today are more likely to purchase a home before they marry. The survey showed that 25% of married couples between the ages of 18-35 bought their first home before they married. Compare this to 14% of [Read More]
Thursday, April 11th 2013 12:29 pm
Housing prices have seen a significant growth over the last year in both new and existing homes. Construction is rising rapidly, although still weak in comparison to the statistics during the housing bubble. But keep in mind that the building boom left the country with a huge oversupply of houses [Read More]
Monday, June 20th 2011 10:07 am
The homebuilders in east Texas are sending a message, "Stop listening to the national reports about construction jobs and new building rates, both areas are strong in Texas."They may have slowed down like the rest of the country, but according to Mike Hineman, owner of Dream Homes in Lufkin, unlike [Read More]
Wednesday, June 15th 2011 6:25 pm
A Foreclosure Auction has been scheduled for the golf development, Rarity Pointe in Lenior City, Tennessee for 10:00 a.m. on July 1, 2011 at the Loudon County Courthouse. According to Lewis Howard Jr., attorney from Knoxville, 294 lost have been sold over the years and the upcoming auction is lookin [Read More]
Sunday, January 9th 2011 12:01 am
There was an article in today's St. Pete Times about the success of this program. However, they did not say whether there were still funds, but they did say they were hoping to get more funds. This is a great program. The idea behind it was to sell foreclosure homes to families that might not o [Read More]
Thursday, December 30th 2010 12:01 am
As none of us here at Tropic Shores has a crystal ball, we can only go by what the news is telling us and what we are seeing. House closings have increased for Julie and I in the last two months and according to what we hear, it is going to keep doing so, but slowly, which is the better alternative [Read More]
Thursday, December 16th 2010 12:01 am
I hate electronics and hate even more the fact that I have to depend upon them. In the last two days, my computer had an error and I couldn't get onto the Internet. If I can't get onto the MLS, I can't work. So I head to the office, guess what? It was down there too but our wonderful Ge [Read More]
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