Month: August 2015

Reasons Why a Well-Maintained Garden Is So Important

A sense of beauty and joy fills your heart when you are surrounded by greenery. But we should appreciate a garden’s maintenance in the same way we appreciate its beauty. Nowadays, gardens are not only restricted to residences but also found in offices. It is significant to maintain gardens regularly because an unkempt one can makes the property look dull…

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Why Money.com named Tampa the Best Big City in the Southeast

Time Inc.’s Money magazine named the 5 Best Big Cities in the U.S. in 2015 and selected Tampa as one of the five. The 5 Best Big Cities are:   Pittsburgh  —  Best in the Northeast TAMPA  —  Best in the Southeast Denver  —  Best in the West Omaha  —  Best in the Midwest Mesa  —  Best in the Southwest…

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Important Things First Time Home Buyers Need to Know

Hire a Buyer’s Agent One reason why some people may think that they don’t need a buyer’s agent is because they don’t understand how a buyer’s agent represents them throughout the home buying process. A buyer’s agent has experience within the location that you are searching. They know about schools, flood plains, shopping, flight patterns if the home is near…

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Short Sales and Foreclosure Sales in Tampa Bay Falling Since 2013

The share of short sales and foreclosure and REO sales in Tampa Bay has been declining since 2013. In June this year, the share of short sales has reached its lowest level, based on data from the Greater Tampa Association of Realtors (GTAR).   Of the 6,243 single-family homes, townhouses and condos sold in June, only 212 units were short sales. That’s a small…

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