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A Baby Step Toward Recovery

OK you have heard all the “experts” say housing is coming back.  Economists, brokers, Realtors all have been predicting the housing Markets is starting to show signs of life from “it’s good in certain pockets” to “generally the overall market is improving” to ” the inventory of available homes is ...

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Inventories of Existing Homes are Down

The National housing data for February 2013 indicates that the market has tightened for listing inventories.  Although the data shows a month to month increase of 1.15% of the number of homes listed, the median days on the market is down to 98 days, a 9.26% decrease month over month.  ...

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Buyers Market – going, going … gone

It’s official, The National Association of Realtors has announced it is now a Sellers Market.  Given the dwindling supply of good quality homes in prime locations buyers are finding it hard to locate a home to purchase whether it’s a new home, existing home, short sale or foreclosure.  Nationally the ...

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Florida Housing Market Shows Strong Improvement

CNN Money reports that housing in the Central Florida Market is up by 75% as compared to last year.  This is attributed to low inventory levels.  So people are buying new homes based on floor plans before a model home can be built.  Even in neighborhoods that had been hit ...

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New Maronda Homes Energy Efficient Homes HERS Score = 56!

New home buyers today want high performing, energy efficient homes. Energy efficiency in a new home can be a deal maker, or a deal breaker, when it comes time to sign a contract. Energy Star says,”…… home-buyers are not only looking at their commute times, they’re also looking closely at ...

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The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Recently there have been rumblings amongst the sub-contractor ranks.  It appears that subcontractors are getting busy.  They have begun to reach their productive capacity.  Not that the industry is in a big building boom but so many people have either left the construction industry or moved away that the relatively ...

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