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5 Home Buyer Warning Signs

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The Orlando real estate market is currently full of choices for buyers, but before you fall in love with a home check to make sure there are no red flags. Here is a list of the top ten warning signs that a home may not be the great deal it seems. 1.Too many homes for […]

5 Home Buyer Warning Signs

Buying an Orlando Home Worry Free

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1. Find the right Realtor – Having an educated and established realtor by your side throughout the home buying process is invaluable. Make sure the realtor you choose knows the area, has experience working within your search criteria, and most importantly that you feel you are able to communicate with. 2. Get Pre-Approved – There is nothing […]

What NOT to do before you Close on your New Orlando Area Home

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You have your pre-approval, you have found the house of your dreams and you have a signed contract accepting your offer. Everything is looking good and you can’t wait for the closing date to arrive so you can finally move into your new pad. But before your close, read this list of what not do, […]

What NOT to do before you Close on your New Home in Orlando FL

5 Central Florida First Time Home Buyer Myths

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The best thing a first time home buyer can do when starting their search, is to take a few moments to understand the process. Buying a new home is a huge commitment and a legal transaction, as such there are many myths swirling around about how it works. An informed buyer will feel more comfortable […]

Orlando First Time Home Buyer Myths

Avoiding First Time Home Buyer Mortgage Mistakes In the Orlando Market – Part 2

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Hopefully you already read part one of  Avoiding First Time Home Buyer Mortgage Mistakes In the Orlando Market, so you already know the top three mistakes to avoid. But don’t put down your pencils yet, there are three more common first time home buyer pit falls you should be aware of. 1. Not getting pre-approved […]

Avoid First Time Home Buyer Mortgage Mistakes - Part 2

How to Avoid First Time Home Buyer Mortgage Mistakes In the Orlando Market

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Since the collapse of the real estate market a few years ago it has become clear that many buyers simply did not know what they were getting into with their mortgages.  Lenders are in the business of selling mortgages, they are making money in a variety of ways from your mortgage amount. Obviously the higher […]

How to Avoid First Time Home Buyer Mistakes

Orlando House Hunting Tips – Home Buyer Advice

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While hunting for your first home it can be easy to get distracted by all of the amenities of the house. Fresh paint and a large room family room may seem like just what you were looking for, but it is important to keep your head on your shoulders and consider a few things before […]

Orlando House Hunting Tips

Types of Orlando Area Neighborhoods- Part 4

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Believe it or not there are 3 more types of neighborhoods in the Orlando area. First time home buyers can sometimes get stuck thinking about only one area or one type of neighborhood, so reading through the differences of each kind can really help you see what is out there and where you think you […]

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Types of Neighborhoods in Orlando FL – Part 3

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Have you read through the first 6 neighborhoods and still not found the one for you? Perhaps your taste is a bit more refined or you are looking for something a bit more exciting? Here are three more neighborhoods types that might suit your needs. Status/Destination – If having the best address in town is […]

Which is the right neighborhood for you in Orlando FL?

Types of Neighborhoods in Orlando FL – Part 1

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Most experts, including the guys at frontdoor.com, agree that there are generally 12 different and distinct types of neighborhoods. How you live your daily life and how you have projected yourself in the future will determine which of the 12 best suits you. Throughout the course of the next few articles I will walk you […]

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