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By Karen Butler, Eglin AFB/ Fort Walton Beach /Destin Relocation
(RE/MAX Coastal Properties)
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   Veterans who experience injury and/or disability may have a difficult time accommodating their disability to their home. Veterans with limb injuries may struggle with stairs, hallways, bathrooms, and kitchens. Vets with brain injuries or vision problems may have trouble navigating their existi...

By Karen Butler, Eglin AFB/ Fort Walton Beach /Destin Relocation
(RE/MAX Coastal Properties)
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It's never too early to get a jumpstart on planning a more beautiful backyard. Maybe you are looking forward to inhaling the perfume of flowers  through the air, clipping buds from your rose bushes, or simply enjoying the beauty of you often neglected backyard oasis this year like me.Here are so...

By Karen Butler, Eglin AFB/ Fort Walton Beach /Destin Relocation
(RE/MAX Coastal Properties)
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Emerald Coast Association of REALTORS® will be the title sponsor of the 2009 USTA Pro Circuit Emerald Coast Association of REALTORS® $25,000 Women’s Challenger Tennis Tournament presented by First City Bank. The international event will feature a field of thirty-six tennis professionals in the s...

By Karen Butler, Eglin AFB/ Fort Walton Beach /Destin Relocation
(RE/MAX Coastal Properties)
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Moratorium in place until March or the Obama administration announces a plan Citigroup Inc, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Bank of America Corp, Morgan Stanley and  Wells Fargo agreed to suspend foreclosures while the Obama administration works on a housing plan to modify mortgages for troubled borrowers....

By Karen Butler, Eglin AFB/ Fort Walton Beach /Destin Relocation
(RE/MAX Coastal Properties)
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 The Federal Trade Commission announced a settlement with three lenders – one in Florida – who violated FTC law by misleading potential borrowers by allegedly touting low monthly payments and rates without fully disclosing loan terms. The lenders have actually agreed to settle, and admitted that ...

By Karen Butler, Eglin AFB/ Fort Walton Beach /Destin Relocation
(RE/MAX Coastal Properties)
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Community Events If you are planning to  be in the Fort Walton Beach area in the near future, here are some of the things that will be going on in the area.  There's something for everyone.  I will try to keep it updated for you as I come across new events.  I will find some information for Desti...

By Wendy Rulnick, "It's Wendy... It's Sold!"
(Rulnick Realty, Inc.)
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  The best part of my day trumped any real estate sale I could ever make. I was chatting a friend, whom I'll call Jessica, in Fort Walton Beach Florida, when her cell phone rang.  Jessica is a small business owner on the Emerald Coast, and I have bought her products for many years. Whenever I see...

By Wendy Rulnick, "It's Wendy... It's Sold!"
(Rulnick Realty, Inc.)
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The Emerald Coast of Florida has a high military population with both active duty and retired air force personnel.  Eglin Air Force Base is located in Fort Walton Beach, and Hurlburt Field is in Navarre, Florida.  Duke Field and NAS Whiting Field are nearby.  We will be seeing an increase in sho...

By Sue Botelho, USDA Rural Housing Mortgage Pro
(Waterstone Mortgage Corporation)
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I was interviewed Thursday for a show that is supposed to air on Monday, December 15 on Good Morning, America.  It's about the housing market and how to help people who are behind, as well as what steps could be taken to improve the housing market.  I made the following points, but they may edit ...

By Kelly Klein, "Doing Great Things Today to Improve Tomorrow"
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices | Pen Fed Realty)
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A local Air Conditioning Company let go 30 employees here locally.  The owner stated that he holds 1 million dollars in real estate assets but is no longer able to borrow money against them to keep his business going.  The lack of credit in the market place and the unwillingness of the banks to m...

By Kelly Klein, "Doing Great Things Today to Improve Tomorrow"
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices | Pen Fed Realty)
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I recently bought tickets to see Natalie Cole at the Ft. Walton Beach convention center and Natalie was sick so they replaced her with Roberta Flack.  Roberta is fine, but I really wanted to see Natalie Cole.  I called immediately and was told by an employee of Sinfonia that I would be given a re...

By Sue Botelho, USDA Rural Housing Mortgage Pro
(Waterstone Mortgage Corporation)
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By Wendy Rulnick, "It's Wendy... It's Sold!"
(Rulnick Realty, Inc.)
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I recently had a Fort Walton Beach FL Short Sale approved by Washington Mutual (WAMU).  In this case, WAMU was the junior lien, the first was Citi Mortgage.   There was enough from the sale proceeds to satisfy Citi's mortgage balance, so the only approval necessary was from WAMU.  As with all Sho...

By Christine von dem Bach
(Engel & Völkers)
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Lori Kelley Receives Third Annual Athena International AwardSept. 29, 2008 - On September 23, at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort and Spa, Partner at the accounting firm O'Sullivan Creel, LLP; became the 2008 Athena International Award Recipient. This award was presented by Sacred Heart Hos...

By Kerry Veach
(RE/MAX Southern Realty, Southern Resort)
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What is the difference between agents who are selling, having their best year, closing 20-30 deals per month and other agents who have not even closed 2 this year? Listings. Have you ever heard the phrase "If you dont list, you don't last?" This is more true now than ever. How to Survive this Mar...

By Wendy Rulnick, "It's Wendy... It's Sold!"
(Rulnick Realty, Inc.)
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My most recent approval was received this morning, approximately seven weeks from submission, from Washington Mutual.  It was a very smooth transaction.  Here is the summary: Property:   House in Fort Walton Beach Florida Value and Offer:  About $110,000 First Mortgage: CITI owed about $70,000 Se...

By Sue Botelho, USDA Rural Housing Mortgage Pro
(Waterstone Mortgage Corporation)
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We just went to the Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island, right by the pier.  The water was wicked rough!  We even spotted a water spout that was heading from Destin.  Here are a couple of pictures of the beach in Ft. Walton Beach during the storm.  There may be some beach erosion, but this will not be b...

By Brandon Jordan
(ERA American Real Estate)
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You all know where the luxury homes are! In this two day course with Valleri Crabtree, learn the needs and desires of luxury home sellers and buyers. This entertaining speaker will teach you how to market yourself to find luxury home buyers! Learn the 4 steps to showing a luxury home and the 9 ke...

By Brandon Jordan
(ERA American Real Estate)
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FORT WALTON BEACH - Although its corporate office still will not confirm it, Kohl's is coming. The Okaloosa County Commission unanimously approved site plans for a new Kohl's department store to be located near the intersection of Beal Parkway and Hurlburt Road in Fort Walton Beach. With Tuesday'...

By Bethany Little
(Whitworth Builders Realty, Inc.)
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Fantastic news for homeowners living withing the city limits of Fort Walton Beach, Florida.  The city is offering assistance for roofing and exterior painting.  You may be eligible if your primary residence is within city limits, a single story, and in need of a new roof or exterior paint.   Your...

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