Adagio Fort Lauderdale Beach Luxury Condos

Adagio Fort Lauderdale Beach is a new development condo under construction on the bay side of Fort Lauderdale Beach.  Located at 435 Bayshore Drive, this exclusive building has only 31 residences, all with views of the Intracoastal Waterway. The building will rise 10 stories above the Fort Lauderdale Intracoastal Waterway with…

Remodeled Kitchen That Appeals to Home Buyers

Remodeling Projects That Appeal to Home Buyers

The following interior projects REALTORS® ranked highest to lowest as remodeling projects that would appeal to home buyers (listed along with project estimate costs and the potential return on investment at resale): 1. Complete kitchen renovation Cost estimate: $65,000 REALTORS® estimated cost recovered: $40,000 Percent of value recovered from the…

Waterfront Condos With Docks

August 2017 Real Estate Market Activity

The Single Family housing market continues to suffer from a shortage of inventory.  The resulting supply has increased price levels across the county. The overall market statistics above are still somewhat skewed due to the large reductions in foreclosures and short-sale properties in both new listings and closed sales.  Closed…


INFOGRAPHIC: 18 Tips to Protect Your Home

If you just purchased a new home or if you are an existing homeowner who would like to protect your home against thefts, fire, and acts of nature, here are 18 steps you can take to improve the safety and security of your home. IF YOU ARE CONSIDERING BUYING OR…

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Selling Your Home Is A Team Effort

When you hire a real estate agent to sell your home, many sellers forget that it takes a combined effort to realize a sale.  The agent cannot do it all. Following is a list of seller responsibilities during the selling and contract process: Clearing Clutter – You may love all…

Hurricane Wilma Storm Coming

Will Hurricane Wilma affect Florida Real Estate Market?

The recent passing of Hurricane Wilma through South Florida has done very little damage to property. The storm, while quite strong as it passed through Broward County, resulting in mostly fallen trees and limbs, and the loss of power.  The Florida Keys, Miami Beach, Downtown Miami and areas on the…

Crayon Marked Wall

Tips and Tricks to Remove Stains and Dirt From Your Walls

  By Pat Curry, HouseLogic Clean walls are the best prep you can do for a paint job you won’t have to repeat any time soon You can’t wait to cover up that nasty beige on your walls, but as you take a close look at all the areas you’re…


April 2017 Broward Real Estate Activity

Another month of activity continues to show overall reductions in Pending and Closed Single Family Home sales, yet increases in Median & Average Sale Prices.  Within 6 months, future overall comparisons to prior year data will be more normalized, as foreclosures and short-sales will be at near the same levels.  Inventory…

Infographic - 20 questions when buying a condo

INFOGRAPHIC: 20 Questions When Buying a Condo

Considering purchasing a condo in South Florida?  Here is a list of important questions to ask and items to research before you decide to purchase a condominium, townhouse, or home in a homeowner’s association. Download the full PDF version of 20 Questions to Ask When Buying A Condo. IF YOU…

Mid-Century Plantation Isles Home for Sale $675,000

Plantation Isles Mid-Century Waterfront

SOLD – August 2017, $570,000 Beautiful Plantation Isles canal front home on cul-de-sac with dock & pool. The unique architecture is nothing like anything else in the neighborhood. This 3 bedroom, 3 bath stunning home greets you with scored concrete exterior walls, exquisite landscaping, a large driveway, 2 car garage, and…