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Among the findings: -75% of Americans plan to work as long as they can during retirement age. 39% plan to work because they enjoy work while almost one-third plan to work because they'll need the money; -Although so many Americans plan on working through retirement age, only 15% of retirees polle...
This lovely 55+ gated community will be hosting an Open House This Sunday 10/11 from 1pm -4pm. This is a great opportunity to view several different floor plans in this wonderful retirement community. This community is filled with loads of activities and is very close to all shopping , restaurant...
Teal is the New Green: EXIT Realty Announces Alliance with EcoBroker® International EXIT-EcoBroker designation denotes "green" expertise for consumers The green real estate movement is today's mantra for everything from energy-efficient appliances and toxin-free building materials to all-natu...
Lots of fun activities for everyone Upcoming Featured Events Cocoa Beach Air Show 10/3-10/4 PortFest and Fireworks 10/24 Ft. Lauderdale Boat Show 10/30-11/2 Boat Parades December More...
The volume of mortgage requests fell very slightly last week from 10,996 to 10,963. Of this week's requests, 43.7% were for refinance loans, 54.1% were for purchase loans and 2.2% were for home equity loans. Last week, 44.3% of requests were for refinance loans, 53.5% were for purchase loans ...
I learned more about self-directed IRA's today. It was a great seminar. There is a wide range of investment choices and they include Real Estate. I will be talking with investors or anyone that is unhappy with there current IRA choices about this. You control the type of investments that you par...
I would like to welcome all South Florida Bulls fans to Doak Campbell Stadium for an exciting game Saturday at noon between FSU and South Florida. It's a sell out and we should have an exciting game between the the two Florida teams. We have a full day of tailgating in Tallahassee starting at 9am...
Everyone needs to contact there Senators on the bill (S.1678) to extend the first time homebuyer for six more months. About 40% of all buyers this year are eligible for the tax credit. This will be good for alot of buyers still out there.
I just found out from my insurance agent that I was not getting my wind mitigation credit for last year and this year. The underwriters had all the paperwork. Just didn't apply the credit. So do yourself a favor and check it out. I just saved $455.00.
Should we ask for closing cost or not ask closing cost. If we ask for closing cost on a home we can put in a higher bid. If we don't ask for closing cost our bid is lower. I have done it both ways but was wandering what others think?