Month: March 2013

Tampa Home Price Index Rose Higher than 20-City Composite Increase

Here’s one more sign of a sharply improving Tampa Bay real estate market.  The year-over-year increase rate in the  Tampa home price  index in January was higher than the increase rate in the 20-city composite index,  a price index considered by analysts as the most reliable indicator of the direction of home values in the U.S. The 20-city composite index,…

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2013 Showcase Tampa Bay Home Builder Is David Weekly Homes

David Weekly Homes has been chosen as the Showcase Home Builder of the Tampa Bay Builder’s Association for the year 2013.  David Weekly Homes, founded in 1976, is one of the country’s largest  homebuilders,  having built more than 70,000 new homes in new communities in 16 cities across the U.S., including Houston, Denver, Orlando, Atlanta, Phoenix and Tampa. This homebuilder…

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$200K to $250K Tampa Homes Are Best Sellers Again

Tampa homes in the $200,000 to $249,999 range are again the best selling single-family homes and villas in the Tampa area in February, based on data from the Greater Tampa Association of Realtors and My Florida Regional MLS. This home price range has been the best selling price range last year, with some months excluding homes priced less than $50,000,…

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Top 20 High Schools in the Tampa Area

Families with young children give priority to access to good schools when they look for homes to buy.  Indeed, the presence of good public schools enhances the value of residential real estate developments. In the Tampa area, families have a lot of school options, as there are a good number of top-performing public schools in Hillsborough County. Here are the…

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Tampa Homes Getting Sold Faster

As Tampa’s housing inventory continues to fall, buyers have been snapping up what is available in the market, not letting properties stay on the MLS for long. Average No. of Days on the Market For the second consecutive month this January 2013, homes for sale in Tampa stayed on the market for an average of only 78 days, just a…

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