Archive for January, 2017

More bank-owned homes on the horizon for the Daytona Beach Area

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Now, nearly 8 years after the foreclosure crisis began, more than 5 million homes have been lost. In June 2016 the sale of foreclosed properties fell to their lowest levels since 2008, and the foreclosure rate fell to “only” 1.7%.   That sounds like the winding-down of the crisis. Unfortunately, … Read More »

Pre Approval

Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

  Your Received A Pre Approval, The Lender Says You Can – But Should You? With interest rates at all-time lows, your choice of Ormond Beach homes has expanded. Even if your income hasn’t changed, your pre approval says you can now afford a much larger or nicer home than you could … Read More »

Comprehensive Market Analysis

Monday, January 23rd, 2017

What is a Comprehensive Market Analysis and how is it prepared?   The comprehensive market analysis, also known as a CMA or Broker Price Opinion, is an informal form of appraisal, prepared by a real estate agent who is familiar with the homes in your area. The analysis begins with … Read More »

Do you want to sell YOUR house – or your neighbor’s?

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Do you want to sell YOUR house – or your neighbor’s?   That seems like a silly question, doesn’t it? But selling the neighbor’s house is exactly what a lot of home sellers actually do.   It can happen in several ways, the most common of which is by over pricing. … Read More »

Does your Ormond Beach home for sale have good curb appeal?

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

You know first impressions are lasting impressions. When it comes to selling your house in Ormond Beach, curb appeal is the first impression, and can make the difference between selling your home and not selling it.   The human mind is a complex thing – and it often makes us … Read More »