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I believe most would answer a resounding yes. After all, if you are moving to the Tampa area from out of state you would likely not know of good home inspectors, termite inspectors, contractors, landscapers, pest control and more. Even buyers who live locally may not know of a good home inspector...
01/16/2011
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Many people choose the bank they deal with regularly to be their lender of choice when the time comes to purchase a home.  This keeps all of their financial business with one organization at least unless the loan is sold, as often happens after a mortgage loan is written. Some choose banks other ...
01/02/2011
This was a unusually cold December, but now we have confirmation of how cold it really was. December 2010 was the coldest in Tampa, FL history. Looking at this calendar with actual temperatures versus historical averages shows an amazing number of days where the temperature was 10 degrees or more...
01/01/2011
Searching for the right home takes time and patience. Before you start looking at Tampa homes on the market, you need to know exactly what you want in your new home. Create a list of the features you want in your new home, so you make the most of your time by looking only at Tampa homes that meet...
10/24/2010
Of the homes for sale in Tampa, at least of few of them are model homes. Not "model" as in the perfect house for anyone, but "model" as in the builder's showcase. They're beautiful, generally include higher-end options and often contain excellent examples of cabinetry and architecture. If you com...
10/23/2010
While major lenders examine foreclosure and eviction practices, Jeff Launiere offers local homeowners an understanding of the alternatives to foreclosure, including short sales.  Tampa, FL - October 22, 2010 - As Ally Financial, Bank of America and JPMorgan Chase review their foreclosure processe...
10/22/2010
The national and Tampa real estate markets are constantly fluctuating, falling somewhere between more inventory and lower prices and less inventory and higher prices. People are often frightened when the home inventory rises, but a declining real estate market may just be the perfect time to find...
10/17/2010
If you are on the edge of losing your home here are 10 options that may work for you. Short Sale - Three requirements are financial hardship, monthly shortfall, insolvency. Reinstatement - Payment of all missed payments, late fees and legal fees. Forbearance or Repayment Plan Mortgage Modificatio...
10/13/2010
It's a war out there. If you're still sitting in your robe and slippers, sipping a cup o' joe while you casually read the Sunday comics - with the absolute knowledge that your house is going to sell - you haven't been paying attention. The percentage of Tampa homes for sale versus qualified poten...
10/11/2010
Many real estate agents say, "Stage your Tampa homes for sale!" If you have no idea what that means, you might Google it, read a few articles and get the idea that you throw a little rented furniture into your home and call it done. If you read a little bit more, you might add a mirror or potted ...
09/30/2010
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