Month: November 2015

Florida Continues to be Top Migration Destination

FLORIDA continues to be among the top US states in attracting people from other states, based on reports from the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey and top moving companies Atlas Van Lines Inc. and United Van Lines in 2014 and over the past years. In 2014, based on the American Community Survey, a total of 546,501 out-of-state residents moved to…

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Homebuyers Continue to Prefer Pre-Owned Homes and Detached Single-Family Homes

Previously-owned detached single-family homes are the most popular types of residential properties among home buyers across the U.S., according to the National Association of Realtors’ report 2015 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers. Among all homebuyers, 84% purchased previously owned homes and 83% purchased detached single-family homes. Pre-owned homes are favored mainly for their price advantages while detached single-family homes…

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Rise in Tampa Bay Home Prices Affirms Real Estate Investment Ranking

The continuous increase in Tampa Bay home prices affirms the Top 10 ranking of the Tampa Bay metro area in the BiggerPockets Real Estate Investment Market Index for 2015. The Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater metro area ranked No. 6 in BiggerPockets’ list of the Top 10 Best Markets for Real EstateĀ Investors. BiggerPockets analyzed residential price appreciation andĀ rents in relation to property values…

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