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Posted on 06/21/2021
Adverse Possession Laws in Florida
Image by bjessica092 from Pixabay If someone uses your property for a set number of years and that person does not have your permission, he or she could end up owning your property. The doctrine of adverse possession allows a squatter to take possession of a property that he or she has been living on after 7 years...
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Posted on 06/15/2021
Panama City Beach, FL Real Estate Market Update 6/15/2021
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Posted on 06/14/2021
When You Need to Sell Before You Can Buy
Photo by Paul Brennan via Pixabay If you’ve been renting and preparing to buy a new home, you’ve probably saved up your down payment and are in the process of getting pre-approved for your mortgage loan. If, on the other hand, you’ve been living in a home you own and paying on your mortgage, you may be ready...
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Posted on 06/07/2021
4 Staycation Ideas to Recharge & Refresh
Photo by RODNAE Productions from Pexels Even if you can’t travel far, it’s important to plan time to get away. Canceled plans don’t mean you can’t have any fun closer to home. Staycationing is the practice of enjoying vacation activities in your own town or nearby. It can be a simple, easily affordable and safe way to have...
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Posted on 06/04/2021
Panama City, FL Real Estate Market Update 6/4/2021
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Posted on 06/02/2021
Another Property Sold - 3134 Lawton Court, Panama City, FL 32405
GREAT INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY - Centrally located Forest Park home in a nice quiet neighborhood. This home is near 23rd St., GCSC, Hwy 77 and a straight shot out to the beach. It comes with three good-sized bedrooms, a large family room with a huge brick fireplace and a nice sized laundry room as well. It has had a new roof, windows, garage door, fence and has been freshly painted. Home is currently occupied by a tenant. Seller is offering a One Year Home Warranty for buyer peace of mind. Home is currently leased for $1500/month. Lease expires 7/31/2021. Seller is a licensed Florida...
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Posted on 05/31/2021
Living in an HOA Managed Community
Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay As more and more planned communities are being constructed along Florida's East Coast from Jacksonville to Miami, the number of Homeowners' Associations (HOAs) are growing exponentially. HOAs are a group of owners charged with creating and enforcing guidelines for the community, working in the common interests of the owners, and manage and maintain...
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Posted on 05/24/2021
Lynn Haven, FL Real Estate Market Update 5/24/2021
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Posted on 05/24/2021
What Does Homeowners’ Insurance Cover?
Photo by Feng Yu via Shutterstock Few things are more mysterious than insurance. When you think you know what's covered, you find out the hard way that it wasn't. Since your home is likely your greatest asset, you want to know what it includes and what it doesn't before you need to make a claim. Whether you're “in...
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Posted on 05/17/2021
Financial Preparation Tips for First-Time Homebuyers
Image by 3D Animation Production Company from Pixabay Everyone talks about preparing financially to purchase and own a home. However, it’s not always exactly clear how to prepare. Rather than get overwhelmed by details, there are some basic things you can start with in order to get your finances ready for home ownership. Here we will go over...
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Posted on 05/13/2021
Panama City Beach, FL Real Estate Market Update 5/13/2021
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Posted on 05/10/2021
Understanding Closing Costs
Image by Ryan R Fox from Shutterstock It can be a stressful endeavor to purchase a home. As one of the most significant investments in life, it is important to understand the steps and fees you may encounter beyond the sale price. When you are searching for a property, keep the expense of closing in mind. What Are...
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