10 Facts Every Florida Homebuyer Needs to Know About Flood Insurance
Many people dream of living in a beach home along Florida’s Emerald Coast. If you are thinking about buying a home in Destin or other coastal ...
Posted by Kim Bauman on August 1, 2019
5 Surprising Things About Emerald Coast Communities You Didn’t Know
Florida is a great state with many attractive features. From the Florida Panhandle to the Florida Keys, it is filled with stunning natural wonders, ...
Posted by Kim Bauman on March 13, 2019
4 Benefits to Buying a Home on the Emerald Coast
From coast to coast, America is a beautiful country. With so many amazing places to choose from, it can be difficult to determine the right place ...
Posted by Kim Bauman on February 13, 2019
11 Important Things to Know About 1031 Exchanges in Florida
When you sell an investment and profit from the sale, the transaction is usually subject to a capital gains tax. A 1031 exchange can allow you to ...
Posted by Kim Bauman on November 12, 2018
Why You Should Consider Selling in the Winter
The season you sell your home can have an impact on how much you get for your home and how quickly it sells. The season that has the most success in ...
Posted by Kim Bauman on September 5, 2018
Is Getting a Home Mortgage Still Too Difficult?
Potential homebuyers are always cautioned to be aware of mortgage lending standards and the difficulty they might face when trying to obtain a ...
Posted by Kim Bauman on August 5, 2018
Common Things to Look Out for Before Buying Your Dream Home
It is easy to become overwhelmed when you enter the home buying market. Friends, family, colleagues, and even acquaintances will give you their ...
Posted by Kim Bauman on July 6, 2018
Will Increasing Mortgage Rates Impact Home Prices?
There has been some discussion recently on home prices in relation to mortgage rates. Some believe if there is a rapid rise of mortgage rates, home ...
Posted by Kim Bauman on June 8, 2018
10 Staging Secrets From the Pros for a Quick Home Sale at Top Dollar
According to the National Association of Realtors, staging a home prior to listing it can result in a faster and more profitable sale.1 In fact, the ...
Posted by Kim Bauman on May 11, 2018
Why Real Estate Investing Makes (Dollars and) Sense
Turn on the television or scroll through Facebook, and chances are you’ll see at least one advertisement for a group or “guru” who ...
Posted by Kim Bauman on April 4, 2018
Welcome Home: 10 Tips to Turn Your Neighborhood Into a Hometown Haven
While advancements in technology have made it possible for us to connect with people from around the world, numerous studies show that it has led ...
Posted by John Bauman on March 6, 2018
House Care Calendar: A Seasonal Guide to Maintaining Your Home
From summer vacations to winter holidays, it seems each season offers the perfect excuse to put off our to-do list. But be careful, homeowners: ...
Posted by Kim Bauman on February 10, 2018
The Home Buyer's Guide to Getting Mortgage Ready
Don’t wait until you’re ready to move to start preparing financially to buy a home. If you’re like the vast majority of home ...
Posted by Kim Bauman on January 20, 2018