Author: julia

Looking to Increase Your Home’s Value? Consider the Addition of a Deck

Adding value to a home tends to be difficult to do. Once the interior is updated with quality upgrades and the landscaping looks nice, there does not seem to be a lot of ways to significantly boost a property’s value. However, one surefire way to do this is through the addition of more living space. But, instead of just adding…

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809 SANDY TRAIL PL BRANDON FL 33511

Fabulously renovated Brentwood Hills beauty complete with 18 inch diagonal tiles in all living areas, new carpet in bedrooms and freshly painted walls. The stunning kitchen features granite counter tops, 42 inch maple cabinetry and matching appliances.Floor plan features separate living and dinning areas. The kitchen is open to the spacious family room with high vaulted ceilings. Bedroom floor plan…

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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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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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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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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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5003 LANDSMAN AVE, TAMPA FL 33625

THIS IS IT!!! FABULOUSLY RENOVATED charming Carrollwood pool home complete with brand new appliances, cabinetry and granite counter top. Home is freshly painted, brand new flooring with diagonal 18″ tile on all living areas and laminate in all bedrooms. Open floor plan features a spacious kitchen and dinning and living area. Roof is newer. Enjoy private outdoor living and barbecues…

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16046 GOLDEN LAKES DR. Wimauma, FL 33598

The popular Genova model is available and ready for you! Come enjoy this incredible, active adult community w/ close proximity to the quaint town of Apollo Beach, Gulfcoast beaches & the beautiful golf courses of Sun City. Enter in awe with the welcoming foyer, 13′ ceilings & 35k in upgrades. Adding to the enjoyment of entertaining are two eating areas…

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382 VENTURA DR., OLDSMAR, FL 34677

Move into this fabulous pool home situated in a paradise setting amidst nature and conservation. This spacious, well maintained home greets you with an open floor plan with vaulted ceilings in the entry and main great room. Kitchen features a breakfast area overlooking into the front conservation views from the bay window. Owners installed a front door retractable screen door…

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Proposed Policies For Tighter Lending

A regulatory bill that seeks to ensure that borrowers can really afford their mortgage is proposed in the Congress. Congress will hold a deliberation this week, and will cast votes whether to implement the policy or not. If executed, borrowers will have a more difficult time to secure a loan, plus they have to do additional work to prove they…

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Home Sales Rise in Florida, Sluggish in LA

May was a better time for Florida, as sales rose to 16,745 single-family residences from 14,172 same month last year, marking an 18 percent increase. Likewise, the median price has increased by $300 in a month’s time, from $140,100 in April to $140,400 in May. For the 3rd consecutive month, the median price has continued to increase. On the other…

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Buying vs Renting

In this economy, Americans are asking this question, “to buy or to rent?” Last year, 2009, was a bleak season for real estate, and people had given up the American dream of owning a house by selling their own homes, or worse, losing their homes in foreclosures.  It may seem that renting becomes the only choice for some individuals, as…

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REDC Auctions Foreclosed Homes in Florida

Last May 21, 2010, the nation’s largest real estate auction company launched a 5 day event in Florida that showcased 350 fresh foreclosed homes. Real Estate Disposition LLC (REDC) is a giant auction company that has led 1,650 properties worth $76.3M in Florida alone and 15,500 properties prized at $700 in the whole U.S. for this year, and counting. Tampa…

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Pros and Cons of Loan Modification

You already know that you don’t have to lose your home and that you can undergo loan modification. The question at hand now is whether or not this is a fool proof solution to your problem. Like most things in life there are always two sides to the story; if you aren’t quite sure whether this taking a closer look…

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The Real Estate Cycle

Real estate is a unique type of investment because of its life span. Moreover, there is a span of time between the planning, construction and completion of the project. Not to mention the papers needed to be accomplished for approval. The project would most likely be under a mortgage too, and you will need to process the papers for that….

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