Brandon: Live, Work, Play

Brandon has been a popular suburb of Tampa since the 1960’s, though it was initially settled in the 1850’s by John Brandon’s family when it was known as Fort Brooke.  The landscape has changed quite a bit since his family founded and named what would become a town teeming with 109,784 people in 33.1 square […]

St. Petersburg: Pricey, but Perky ?

St. Petersburg used to be jokingly referred to as “God’s waiting room” because the majority of residents were retirees looking to enjoy the Florida sunshine through their golden years.  That description no longer applies to St. Petersburg, which now has a vibrant and diverse population that gives the community a very inclusive feeling.  No matter […]

Why Are Buyers Flipping Over Brandon Homes for Sale?

There are many prominent suburban communities in Tampa, but Brandon is unique in that it still has excellent, affordable housing available, and the market there is active.  Many of the established suburban enclaves around Tampa, especially the oldest ones, the real estate is priced at a level that the average family is not going to […]

Town ‘n’ Country: Live, Work, Play

Town ‘n’ Country has been called home by many generations of Tampa residents.  Some things you can only get an older neighborhood, well-established landscapes, full-grown trees, and sidewalks are just a few of the benefits.  Town ‘n’ Country is a great location to live and conveniently enjoy all that the Bay Area has to offer […]

What Happens to My Florida Property When I Die?

It is essential when you purchase a home in Florida, or elsewhere, that you consider who should receive the property in the unfortunate event of your earthly demise.  There are many laws in Florida that govern inheritance.  Today we will look at some of the most common scenarios that arise when considering the best way […]

The Real Costs You Inherit With An Estate in Florida

Have you found yourself in possession of a house in Florida?  Deciding what to do next can be daunting depending on the set of circumstances you inherited.  For today we’ll set aside all the possible scenarios and just focus on the carrying costs for a home in Florida.  These are costs that you and any […]

3 Reasons to Invest in Kenwood Properties Now

Kenwood is a designated historic district located directly east of downtown St. Petersburg.  Consisting of just 375 acres -Kenwood has been a bustling community since the 1920’s when approximately 50% of its development took place.  Though renowned for its plethora of historic bungalow- style homes, the district contains many other beautiful, prominent architectural styles in […]

Selling Your Tarpon Springs Home 3 Ways to Sell Your House

Did you know that you don’t need a realtor to sell your house in Florida? Selling your Tarpon Springs home can be done with as much or as little ease as the seller desires.  There are 3 ways that houses get listed for sale in Florida, today we are going to break down the pros […]

4 Different Mortgage Situations to Consider

When a person inherits a house in Seminole Heights, there are many considerations to take into account before deciding what to do with the property.  The financial implications are what most people think about first.  You need to know the financial details of ownership first off and foremost before you can ascertain the value of […]