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Do you remember the old bridge loans?

Bridge Loans  It’s a term that been around for a long time. Well it seems it may good news for seller who would like to make a move to up-size or down-size their next home! In South Florida’s crazy real estate market, buyers need to move fast when they find a house they like. That can […]

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Common Home-Buying issues with Couples

BUYING A HOME CAN BE STRESSFUL ON COUPLES!  Did you know that 66%  of millennial and Gen X couples say they disagreed occasionally, frequently, or “a lot” when buying a house with their partner or spouse? Information according to a new survey release by LendingHome says they  surveyed 514 adults ages 25 to 45 who […]

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Ever Wonder the difference between Down Payment vs Earnest Deposit?

What is an earnest money deposit?  Earnest money—also known as an escrow deposit—is a dollar amount buyers put into an escrow account after a seller accepts their offer. Buyers do this to show the seller that they’re serious about buying the home. How much is a typical earnest money deposit?  Earnest money deposits usually range […]

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Tired of the cold weather & higher home cost? Sunny Florida ranks more affordable

What I ❤ about Florida is the sunshine ☀️  We have some of the most beautiful weather anywhere is the world. But now I can be more thankful because it’s also more affordable than many cities in our nation! Actually 22 cities rank affordability favorable! That’s fantastic for those of us that know the beauty […]

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10 Reasons to List with a Realtor

  #1   Access to Buyers #2   Marketing Expertise #3   Sales Skills #4   Negotiation Skills #5   Knowledge of Service Providers #6   Price #7   Time #8   Experience #9   Knowledge of Neighborhoods #10   Advice after Closing  

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Want to buy a fixer-upper? 

Read this to save yourself a ton of cash—and headaches, too… Do you remember the Tom Hanks movie “The Money Pit”?    This was a great movie, but it truly gives people a idea of what can happen when you buy a home that needs to much work. You can quickly be in over  your […]

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10 Best-Kept Secrets for Selling Your Home

Did you know that one of the top 10 most important tips to selling your home quickly is pricing it right? I can tell you exactly the price range to get your home sold fast! #HomeValues #CoralSprings #Parkland #Florida #homesforsale Contact me today at 954-649-6974 or CarrieHazen@bellsouth.net to get started. Your local Coral Springs & […]

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Potential Future homesite of WCI Parkland Bay in Parkland Florida

WCI Communities seeks approval for Parkland Bay homes and wants to build 522 single-family homes in the northwest corner of Broward County. The Parkland City Commission will consider the developer’s application for Parkland Bay on Feb. 3. It would be on the 420-acre site at 15500 Loxahatchee Road, which is on the north side of […]

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Home Buyers Statistics

National Association of Realtors research statistics for 2015 shows 64% of first-time buyers purchased for the desire to own a home of their own. More details on married couples, singles & seniors.    Read More…Home ownership

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How Do Homeowners Accumulate Wealth?

NAR Chief Economist Dr. Lawrence Yun breaks down the wealth difference between renters and homeowners in his latest Forbes articleRead more…   

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