Do You Really Need Title Insurance?

Information about Title Insurance

Are you trying to buy a home or a vacant lot? If so, you’ve probably been told you need to get title insurance…right? But do you really need title insurance?  Here we are going to define what is title insurance, if you need it, how much it costs, the benefits of title… Read more »

Must-Know Facts About Florida Homestead Exemptions

Save on Property Taxes

If you have just purchased a home (or already have a home), you are probably thinking how wonderful homeownership is. And even though homeownership can seem expensive, it’s almost always cheaper and better than throwing your money away on renting a home you’ll never own. There is no greater gift than having… Read more »

Should I Hire a Buyer’s Agent?

What is a Buyer's Agent

Are you getting ready to start looking for a new home? That’s great! But do you know where to start? Are you sure? Buying a new home isn’t something you should jump into without first preparing yourself for what’s ahead. There are some pretty important things that need to be… Read more »

11 Tips on How to Win a Bidding War When Buying a Home

Winning a bidding war

Are you thinking about buying a home? Have you been scouring the internet looking for that perfect home at a great price? Yep! You’re excited—we get it. But wait… Before you go any further, it would be in your best interest to develop a home buying strategy first. A home… Read more »

Things to Know Before Moving to Lakeland, FL

Moving to Lakeland

Are you thinking about moving to Lakeland, FL? If so, there are probably some things you would like to know about it first…right?  There are so many wonderful aspects of living in Lakeland that it would be impossible to list them all. However, we are going to do our best… Read more »

Help — I Sold My House and Can’t Find Another One

Help - I Sold My House - Now What

You put your house on the market and thought you had some time to begin looking for another one.  But suddenly… Someone bought your house, and you haven’t yet found another one yet! So, obviously, you are probably in a panic. We get it.  But don’t worry, there are options… Read more »

The 2020 Lakeland Real Estate Market

Housing Market 2020

Are you wondering how the 2020 real estate market fared now that the year has come and gone (thank goodness)? If so, you are probably also wondering if that housing trend will continue…right? Let’s take a look back at the 2020 Lakeland Real Estate Market. As you know, many try to… Read more »

Important Information about Construction Loans

Construction Loans

What’s more exciting than having your new home built from the ground up on the land you just purchased? It’s nice and new and you will be the first one to live in it, not to mention you can usually customize some or all of the features. If you don’t… Read more »

The Pros and Cons of Buying a Fixer-Upper

working on fixer upper home

So…you’ve decided to move. That’s great! But wait—not so fast. Making the decision to move is just the first step in your journey to buying your next home. What? Can’t I just browse the home listings and pick one? Nope! Well, technically you could, but choosing a house without considering… Read more »

The Pros and Cons of a Rent-to-Own Home

Are you wanting to buy a home but are not quite ready to commit? Or perhaps you want to buy a home, but don’t have enough money for the down payment just yet.  In these instances, opting for turnkey rental property or a rent-to-own home seems like the most obvious… Read more »