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Lakeland Florida Housing Market | Lakeland Florida Real Estate Market The charts below will give you up-to-date real estate trends in real-time for the Lakeland Florida real estate market according to Florida Regional MLS. Monthly housing statistics for Lakeland FL. Detailed reports with Average and Median Sales Price, Days on… Read more »

An Open Letter to the Buyer

An Open Letter to Home Buyers – by Petra Norris, Broker, Owner You’ve probably caught wind of the recent lawsuit and subsequent settlement involving NAR and other brokerage defendants. Among the buzz, you might have heard the notion that sellers are no longer obligated to cover the costs of your… Read more »

Real Estate Terminology and Lingo Explained!

Real Estate Lingo Explained

Understanding real estate can be a tricky business. So if you are buying or selling a house and are hearing a bunch of terminology and lingo you don’t understand, you are not alone. You probably don’t deal with real estate regularly, so it makes sense there are certain terms you… Read more »

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 »

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 »