Real Estate

April 1, 2019

What’s Going on in Our Area This April?




With the arrival of April, we have some exciting events that will be held in our area this year. Let’s take a look at what is slated for our area in April 2019.

The Sarasota Chalk Festival

This event will be held from April 5 to April 7 and will ...

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March 12, 2019

What Do the Latest Numbers Say About Our Sarasota & Manatee Market?



What do the latest year-to-date numbers say about our real estate market? Here are how the key figures stack up compared to last year’s numbers:

  • New listings are up 3.7%
  • Pending sales are down 8.1%
  • Closed sales are down 13.4%

When you take these figures into consideration ...

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March 8, 2019

Why Lakewood National Is a Clear Choice for Homebuyers




For homebuyers in the Sarasota area, Lakewood National has a ton to offer, and in every style. For just $300 a month, all their amenities are included:

  • Pools and hot tubs
  • Spas, including salons as well as hair and nail technicians
  • A fitness center
  • A 36-hole golf course

For those ...

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March 7, 2019

Answering Key Questions About Title Insurance



Today, Wanda Pistella from Leech Tishman Legal Services is here to answer questions that both current and would-be homebuyers may have concerning the title process.

 

1.  What is title insurance, and why is it so important?

In Wanda’s view, title insurance is one of the most important items that ...

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Feb. 19, 2019

The Secret’s in the Sauce: What Sets Myakka City Grill Apart



Myakka City Grill has been open for about five years now, but Tim Horton took ownership a little more than a year ago, giving the Grill more consistent hours for its patrons to enjoy.

As you might expect, the Grill provides an array of bar-and-grill-style foods. That means people can ...

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Feb. 1, 2019

The Past, Present, and Future of Our Market




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It’s hard to believe that January has already come and gone, but now that it has, it’s time for a quick market update.

First, the number of new listings has dropped 4.8% since ...

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Dec. 17, 2018

How Can Buyers and Sellers Take Advantage of Our 2019 Market?

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Are we in for a shifting market in 2019? To answer that question, there are three indicators we need to look at.

The first is our months of inventory. In other words, if no ...

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Nov. 26, 2018

The 5 Best Places to See Christmas Lights

 

Here are the best places to see some great Christmas lights and decorations.

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Christmas is right around the corner, and what better way to get in the holiday spirit than by enjoying ...

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Nov. 5, 2018

These 4 Signs Will Tell You When It’s Time to Sell Your Home

There are four tell-tale signs to watch out for that will let you know if it’s time for you to sell your home.

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Here are the four tell-tale signs it’s time to sell ...

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Oct. 3, 2018

8 Things to Think About When It Comes to New Construction Homes

If you’re planning to have a home built from scratch for you, there are eight things to think about before going through with the process.

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Though many aren’t aware, there are eight things you ...

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