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These Are the 4 Upfront Costs of Buying a House

November 17, 2021

When you’re looking to buy a home, there are several expenses involved in addition to the actual purchase price of the home. To help ensure you aren’t caught off guard with any unexpected expenses, here are the upfront costs associated with buying a home.

Florida Homestead Exemption

Florida Homestead Exemption – Everything You Need to Know to File

November 14, 2021

For many home buyers, the process of buying a home is a lengthy, but exciting one. From starting your loan application to making an offer and then finally closing, you will encounter endless amounts of paperwork, forms and signing. Once you leave the closing table with your keys in hand, there is still one very…

Should You Go with A Local or National Lender?

November 10, 2021

We get asked this question all the time – is it better to go with a local or national lender for your mortgage? It’s a complicated question and the answer tends to vary depending on the state of the market.  Currently, we are in a very competitive market. And when the market is highly competitive,…

Should You Rent or Buy in Jacksonville?

November 3, 2021

As a military town, we get a lot of military families relocating here from places like Coronado, San Diego, and all over the country. When moving to a new city, one of the first decisions you need to make is whether you want to rent or buy a house. Location, Location, Location Jacksonville is a…

Property Management for Peace of Mind in Jacksonville

October 20, 2021

For most people, their home is their biggest investment and largest asset. So, choosing a property manager to take care of it is an especially important decision.  There are a lot of property managers to choose from in Northeast Florida, but there are three key elements that make us stand out. 1. Accessibility We will…

Tips for Buying a House in Jacksonville

October 12, 2021

Here are three important tips for buying a house in Jacksonville in the current market.  Currently, we are in a sellers’ market. What exactly does that mean for you when you’re buying a house? Simply put, it means if you sleep on a house that you’re interested in, you run the risk of losing out…