Archives for July 2016

June 2016: Single Family Home Sales Break Records Across Emerald Coast

June was a good month for single family home sales across the Emerald Coast. Sales were up, prices were up, and records were broken. Condo and townhouse sales didn’t fare so well. Sales were down across the entire Emerald Coast, but pending sales were up which may mean … [Read more...]

Buying and Selling Condos is About to Get a Little Easier

On Tuesday, July 14, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed H.R. 3700 - the Housing Opportunity Modernization Act. The House of Representatives unanimously voted in favor of the bill in February. Now, it heads to the President’s desk for his signature.   What does … [Read more...]

4 Things that Frustrate Home Buyers and Sellers

When we talk about buying or selling homes, we tend to focus on one thing: the house. Is it in the right condition? Is it the right price? What color are the walls? Do you like the flower beds?   There’s another part of the process that plays a big part. It can … [Read more...]

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Independence Day

You already know that the Fourth of July a.k.a. Independence Day is the day we celebrate our independence as a nation. Depending on how long it’s been since you’ve taken a history class, you might even remember that Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence. … [Read more...]