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Concerned About Rising Interest Rates?

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There is rising chance that there will be mortgage interest rate increases in 2018. With the economy and employment doing so well it appears the Fed will raise interest rates that will trigger a delayed rise in mortgage rates. To avoid paying higher borrowing costs it makes sense to buy a home now and save in the long run. Even …

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Tips to Help Save for a Downpayment

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For many aspiring homeowners, the largest hurdle to overcome is to save enough for a downpayment. To achieve the dream of owning your own property most loans will require a downpayment of cash to be able to approve the loan. Options vary between putting 3.5% to 25% down on a home, so saving your money prior to looking for a …

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New Years Resolutions

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With the beginning of the new year comes hope and promise for great things ahead in our lives. To help stay on track, many of us pick a New Years resolution to stick to throughout the year. Whether it be kicking a bad habit, making healthier lifestyle decisions, or improving your personal relationships, a solid new years resolution can help …

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Shortage of homes for sale?

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Here a few tips to make your offer standout The real estate market in Jacksonville has been red-hot for the past couple of years and is not showing any signs of slowing down. The high demand for homes, affordable mortgage rates, as well as the growing economy has created a shortage of home for sale in the northeast Florida area. …

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Home Buyers Wish List

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With the Christmas season fast approaching it’s time to get your wish list together. Our loved ones want to get us a gift that we really want and providing a list to them is certainly helpful and many times much appreciated for those difficult people to buy for. Much like the holiday season, it’s important to give your Realtor a …

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Buying a Home in a Historic Neighborhood

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A beautiful historic house might be your dream home But your dream home could be your nightmare if you don’t know what to look for. The charm and beauty of historic neighborhoods is a great attraction for many home buyers. Wonderful architectural details, tree-covered streets, and great locations are just some of the many features that make historic homes a great place …

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Getting your home ready for fall!

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Cooler weather and pumpkins means that fall has arrived Tips for how to prepare your home for autumn With the changing of seasons comes cooler weather, beautiful foliage and everything pumpkin spice! But with the anticipation of all the wonderful things about the fall season have you considered how to make your home ready for the seasonal changes? Even though we …