Buying a home as a millennial in Jacksonville

“Millennials,” those born between 1980-1995, make up 32% of homebuyers nationwide. Did you know that Jacksonville is the 4th most affordable housing market for millennials nationwide? From Riverside to the beaches, Jacksonville’s large array of neighborhoods makes it possible for first time homebuyers to find a home in the neighborhood that fits their needs. In […]

Property Management Myths

As a homeowner, one of your most valuable assets is your home. So finding a property management company that values your time, money, and concerns is vitally important to confidently rent out your home. We can’t speak for all property management companies, but based off the policies and procedures here at Hover Girl Properties, here […]

3 Low-Budget Ways to Maximize Your Rental Property

Replace carpet with solid surface floors Everyone has heard nightmare stories about tenants destroying carpets. But wood flooring and wood tile flooring call for deep pockets! Our solution? Vinyl plank floors. These floors are extremely durable, but still have that desired wood-look. Another huge plus is that they are installed as individual planks, so if […]

Using a Realtor for New Construction

Why would you (a homebuyer) need a Realtor to represent you when purchasing a new construction home? There are many reasons for this, and most (all!) have to do with protecting YOU! First things first: One common misconception is that the sales representative at the builder’s office is there to represent you. The reality is, […]

2015 Stats

2015 Stats

The statistics are in! With nearly 2,700 more closed sales than 2014, Jacksonville’s housing market in 2015 saw much growth. Here are 5 things you may not know about the Jacksonville housing market. 2015 Statistics for Jacksonville and its surrounding areas: The average sales price was $212,210. This is up 5.7% from 2014. The median […]