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The 3 Best Places to Live in Orlando if You Own a Dog

The 3 Best Places to Live in Orlando if You Own a Dog

Posted on Oct 09, 2020

Orlando is one of the most pet-friendly cities in the U.S., ranking second only behind Scottsdale, Arizona! This ranking means that Orlando has more veterinarians, pet businesses, animal shelters, and dog-friendly restaurants than most cities. While there are plenty of neighborhoods in Orlando, FL t...
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What is a Mortgage? The Home Buyer’s Guide

What is a Mortgage? The Home Buyer’s Guide

Posted on Oct 08, 2020

Most home buyers need a mortgage in order to afford their home. Not surprisingly, mortgage is a huge industry that backs the U.S. housing market.  There’s a lot of terminology that’s important to understand before homebuyers embark on their ownership journey. Here’s what you need to know about quali...
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October 2020 Housing Market Outlook

October 2020 Housing Market Outlook

Posted on Oct 06, 2020

Each month, we are posting an updated Market Outlook based on the questions we continue to receive from clients, employees, and investors about the implications for the housing and mortgage markets in which we are active (read September’s Outlook here). Another month, another seller’s market. It see...
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 9 Common Home Selling Mistakes [And how to avoid them]

9 Common Home Selling Mistakes [And how to avoid them]

Posted on Sep 18, 2020

Selling your home is stressful. In fact, many people rate it as one of the most stressful events of their life – second only to a breakup. According to a recent survey conducted by Zillow, 36% of homeowners even said that they cried during the process. It’s important to know best practices for selli...
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What Does Pending Mean in Real Estate [Everything You Need to Know]

What Does Pending Mean in Real Estate [Everything You Need to Know]

Posted on Sep 17, 2020

Many would-be home buyers were hoping that the 2020 real estate market might soften a bit, but unfortunately the opposite has held true – especially in suburban markets. Homes are leaving the market almost as soon as they’re listed, and many home searchers have been dismayed by a “pending” notificat...
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15 Essential Questions to Ask a Realtor

15 Essential Questions to Ask a Realtor

Posted on Sep 16, 2020

If you’re planning to buy a home, there’s a good chance you’ve thought about the kind of home you’d like to buy. And if you have a home to sell, you’ve likely pondered how much your property could sell for. But buyers and sellers often forget to think critically about the Realtor they choose to part...
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​How Long Does it Take to Sell a House? The 8 Step Guide

​How Long Does it Take to Sell a House? The 8 Step Guide

Posted on Sep 15, 2020

One of the first questions homeowners have once they decide to sell is, “How long will it take to sell my house?” Knowing the answer can have a big impact on everything from moving plans to personal finances. According to Zillow, the average time to sell a house is 65 to 93 days — that’s from...
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September 2020 Housing Market Outlook

September 2020 Housing Market Outlook

Posted on Sep 08, 2020

Each month, we are posting an updated Market Outlook based on the questions we continue to receive from clients, employees, and investors about the implications for the housing and mortgage markets in which we are active (read August’s Outlook here). Just like last month, we’ve seen the ravenous dem...
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