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 gonna…


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

  Offered at $675,000 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 gated…

Florida State Capitol Building

Florida Updates Condo Laws in July 2017

The Florida House and Senate both recently approved significant changes to the Florida Statutes that regulation condominiums associations.  The bill, which still must be signed by Governor Rick Scott, would take effect on July 1, 2017 and would now impose criminal penalties for certain actions, prohibits specific activity of directors, and includes…

Wilton Manors Real Estate Trends - April 2017

Wilton Manors Real Estate Trends – April 2017

Inventory in Wilton Manors continues to lag behind other surrounding areas.  The higher priced home values result in longer than average times to contract and for the past few months, a buyer’s market exists for single family homes. Price levels, while showing some increase over the past 12 months, are generally…


Oakland Park Real Estate Trends – April 2017

The above chart show increases in Sales & Pending contracts.  New listings show a sharp drop, primarily due to large number of new listings in March 2017. Prices for Single Family Homes continues to improve showing increases over 2016. Condo sales on the decline, as investor sales continue to represent a…

Aerial View of Canal Homes

March 2017 Real Estate Market Trends

The single family home market continues to show steady increases in both Median and Average Prices. The continuing reduction in both short-sales & foreclosure properties drastically alters overall results.  When only looking at traditional sales, Closes Sales increased by 19.3% over last year.  Pending Sales (homes that went under contract in…

Bahia Mar Hotel-Marina Redevelopment Rendering

Fort Lauderdale Temporarily Halts Two Developments

On Tuesday, April 4th, The Fort Lauderdale City Commissioners delayed votes on two new major developments.  The major concern was population density and how the new buildings will affect the neighborhoods. Bahia Mar Hotel-Marina Redevelopment The Bahia Mar hotel-marina site located a 801 Seabreeze Blvd is the home of the…

Wilton Manors Single Family Pricing - March 2017

Wilton Manors Real Estate – March 2017

Inventory for single-family homes are still at low levels, although demand is still high and edging upward. Pricing for single-family homes in Wilton Manors are increasing but at a slower rate than surrounding neighborhoods.  However, average and median prices are substantially higher in Wilton Manors than for similar sized homes…