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Paradise Sharks provides a minimum $10,000 credit to their clients at PradoFinding a home on an estate sized lot is not an easy task in the Jupiter area. But Standard Pacific Homes is making it easy with their new Prado development. We're talking lots up to an acre and a half and the demand is pr...
You certainly can.....if you want to   But the real answer is you do not have to. In fact, I will go out on a limb and say if you do pay 6% you are paying more than you have to. To prove my point, in my hometown of Jupiter, during the month of April a total of 200 properties were successfully sol...
Paradise Sharks Real Estate is very pleased to announce the listing of 311 Fordham Drive. Please check out this remarkable home by clicking on the link below. If you want us to show you how we can market your home better than anyone for less money that anyone just give us a call at 561 308-0175.A...
Volume of sales continues to impressOne thing that is needed to keep the impressive price increases we have seen lately in northern Palm Beach County condos is sales. And sales for the month ending May 15th certainly did not disappoint. While they were down very slightly from the levels we experi...
One month jump of 8.4% brings us back to 5 year highs   There is no doubt about it; condo prices are much more volatile than single family home prices. There is no doubt about it; condo prices and single family home prices had been moving in different directions for about 7 months. There is no do...
Cinepolis Luxury Cinemas coming to JupiterThings in Jupiter continue to change. For the better, maybe. But then again, maybe not. But the excitement coming to the corner of US1 and Indiantown Road continues to grow with the grand opening of Harbourside Place getting closer and closer. And right a...
Spring buying season not as robust as last yearNo one will argue that the local real estate market has not been good here in the northern Palm Beach Country region. Certainly not nearly as strong as we were last year at this point but good. Our mid month check up on homes under contract had given...
Is the "protracted slowdown" heading our way?The Fed has spoken; Janet Yellen has appeared in front of the United States Congress and told them the recent housing slowdown "could prove more protracted" than expected. Seems the national concern is fewer households forming and actually the numbers ...
Back down to 27 week lowsThe Fed keeps cutting back on their monthly quantitative easing purchases of United States debt. And interest rates keep going lower. Go figure. Monthly purchases have been slashed by $40 billion dollars a month on a program designed to artificially keep interest rates at...
April sales in region down 27% from year ago Things change. That is just a fact of life. Changes can be good. Changes can be bad. Changes can be no big deal. The real estate market here in northern Palm Beach County is changing. It certainly isn't for the good but we are still watching closely to...

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