Month: January 2011

4609 Roslyn Ct, Land O Lakes FL 34639

This well maintained home features high ceilings, spindle staircase and tile flooring in entry and all wet areas. Carpet in the formal living, dining and bedrooms. Spacious family room is adjacent to the eat in kitchen that has sleek black granite counter tops and easy access to the over sized, 846 square foot, upgraded screened lanai with the best view…

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Home Loans from Quicken Loans, Top Mortgage Lender in J.D. Power 2010 Survey

Check out the different types of home loans available from Quicken Loans, chosen by 4,516 homeowners as the best mortgage lender in 2010. These customers ranked Quicken the highest for its most satisfactory performance in mortgage evaluation, approval and closing and the performance of its loan officers and customer contact officers. The mortgage lenders that topped J.D. Power’s survey in…

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11614 Crest Creek Dr. Riverview, FL 33569

If you don’t buy this house, somebody else is going to enjoy the magnificent view of the lake behind your house. Somebody else’s kids will walk to the school and enjoy the resort-style clubhouse, pool, amenities, and parks. Somebody else’s spouse will be grilling and relaxing on the 30’x12′ lanai with built in storage. Oh my, don’t let somebody else…

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Consider Homeowners Insurance Offered by Insurers Topping Customer Surveys

It makes a lot of sense if you check out homeowners insurance policies rated the best by about 13,000 home insurance policyholders surveyed by global research firm J.D. Power and Associates. If a certain policy worked for thousands of customers, then it could work for you too. To make your decision-making even better, you can also check out other customer…

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VA Home Loan and Grant Program for Veterans with Special Housing Needs

You can combine a VA home loan with a grant under the Specially Adapted Housing program if you’re a veteran or military personnel with special housing needs because of permanent disabilities acquired while in service. The Specially Adapted Housing Grant program was first launched in 1948, enhanced in 2006 and then expanded in 2008 through the Economic and Housing Recovery…

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4303 RUSTIC PINE PL WESLEY CHAPEL, FL 33544

Resort style living in Seven Oaks! This spacious two story 5 bedrooms, 3 baths,very large bonus room, den and 2 car garage pool home is a must see. Many upgrades thru out the home including 42″ cabinet, stainless steel appliances, granite counters.Master bedroom has walk-in closet and large master bath with double sinks, walk-in shower and relaxing garden tub. There…

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Down Payment Assistance for Home Buyers in Florida and Other States

If you need some help with your down payment for a home, check if your state, county or city has an assistance program for down payments. Florida, California, North Carolina and West Virginia are among the states offering home buying assistance to home buyers, particularly first time home buyers. In some states that don’t have down payment assistance, check if…

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Home Builders Hope to Build More Homes in 2011

A large number of home builders stopped building when the housing sector collapsed from the weight of foreclosures. Some of them survived by doing renovation or repair work or by accepting subcontracting assignments. Last year, some home builders finally emerged from their hibernation and started buying home lots for future development, and this year, more of them are hopeful they…

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3814 IVYDALE CT, LAND O LAKES FL 34638-8078

This fully upgraded almost 3,600 sq. ft. heated space with spacious 5 bedroom, 3 1/2 baths features 2 master suites, den/office, separate living, dinning, family room and a bonus room upstairs that walks out into a huge balcony overlooking the relaxing views of the pool and conservation. The entryway greets you with custom tiled Listello and 18 inch diagonal flooring….

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Three Kinds of Notices Sent by Mortgage Lenders to Home Loan Applicants

Under new rules, there are now three main kinds of disclosure notices mortgage lenders send to home loan applicants. These are the: Credit Score Disclosure Notice Risk-Based Pricing Notice Adverse Action Notice The first two notices are new requirements under a new credit reporting law that became effective last January 1, 2011 while the third notice has been part of…

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Tampa Real Estate: Tenth Most Searched by Prospective Buyers in 2010

A large proportion of prospective home buyers searched for Tampa real estate in 2010, according to Move Inc., a real estate company that runs Realtor.com. The finding was based on online searches by prospective home buyers on Realtor.com from January to December 2010. The higher number of online searches for Tampa homes and other real estate properties compared to properties…

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USDA Home Loan Program – Take Advantage If You Qualify

As banks tighten their lending policies, check if you qualify for a USDA home loan. If you’re qualified and if the home you’re planning to purchase is located in a USDA-qualified area, then this home loan program is among the most affordable and the best home financing that you can find. You may be thinking that USDA home loans are…

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Tax Incentives for Businesses Locating or Expanding in Tampa

Businesspeople launching new firms or expanding enterprises in Tampa or in other cities of Hillsborough County can obtain tax incentives this year. Last year, voters approved an economic development proposal authorizing county commissioners to offer tax breaks to businesses that can create jobs for unemployed residents. Commissioners approved initial plans that would provide a 50-percent reduction in real estate taxes…

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