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By Christine Bohn, The Bohn Team, Gainesville FL
(RE/MAX Professionals)
Comments 10
On this FROZEN Sunday morning in Gainesville, I woke up with a craving for those big fluffy buttermilk pancakes - like the ones you can get at IHOP.  But, with it being 20 degrees outside, I had no motivation to even get dressed and go out in this cold weather. Then I thought, hmmmm just go Googl...

By Christine Bohn, The Bohn Team, Gainesville FL
(RE/MAX Professionals)
Comments 24
Monday, January 4th was a great day!  I attended my 2nd Virtual Real Estate Bar Camp.  To put it mildly, it was a giant "brain overload".  I filled page after page with notes for the sessions I attended.  It was great to see all the ActiveRainers there too! I sincerely want to give a special than...

By Christine Bohn, The Bohn Team, Gainesville FL
(RE/MAX Professionals)
Comments 7
I've got admit that I have enjoyed my vacation.  Since Christmas, I have been on  vacation "down-time".  Nope, I didn't travel anywhere or spend a bunch a money.  I've been NESTING.   I have enjoyed taking a break from my day to day work & stress - by just staying at home and doing stuff around t...

By Allison Ables, Gainesville Realtor
(Allison Ables Real Estate)
Comments 1
Gainesville, FL Real Estate - New Listing - 3600 SW 19th Ave, Unit 51, Gainesville, FL 32607 in Foxmoor Condos Offered at $105,000   PRICE REDUCED TO $99,900! 2 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms900 Square Feet, community poolNot a short sale! Live steps away from the University of Florida behind the UF Hil...

By Christine Bohn, The Bohn Team, Gainesville FL
(RE/MAX Professionals)
Comments 9
Well, here we are on December 30th of 2009.  I've been doing an analysis of my "year in review"..... aren't we all doing it this week?   Regardless of what your business is, every business owner will analyze profit &  loss statements.  Business owners will ponder the good business decisions (or b...

By Coleen DeGroff, Haile Plantation Real Estate - Gainesville FL
(eXp Realty)
Comments 3
Gainesville Area Condo/Townhome Sales Trends   So.....how is the Gainesville area condo/townhome market doing?  Similar to the single-family home sales trends in Gainesville,  Gainesville area condo/townhome sales were better in 2007 than they were in 2008, and were better in 2008 than they were ...

By Coleen DeGroff, Haile Plantation Real Estate - Gainesville FL
(eXp Realty)
Comments 1
Three Tips for Successfully Buying a Short Sale Property in Gainesville, Florida   A short sale happens when a homeowner ends up owing more on the home than it is currently worth in today's marketplace, and the lender is willing to take less than what the homeowner owes.   There are currently 197...

By Coleen DeGroff, Haile Plantation Real Estate - Gainesville FL
(eXp Realty)
Comments 0
Snapshot of Gainesville Real Estate Market   So what's going on with the Gainesville real estate market?  This first chart shows that 2007 was a better year than 2008, and 2008 was a better year than 2009.  The first quarter of 2009 was particularly gruesome, with median sales price bottoming out...

By Christine Bohn, The Bohn Team, Gainesville FL
(RE/MAX Professionals)
Comments 38
As a homeowner, I hate it when stuff like this happens.  I get up on Saturday morning, it's raining and dreary.  But that's ok, I have a quick appointment at 9am but expect to be home by 10am and am planning to "CLEAN" my house, get the Christmas tree done, and generally "nest" on a rainy day. My...

By Christine Bohn, The Bohn Team, Gainesville FL
(RE/MAX Professionals)
Comments 3
Tis the season to be shopping....              Fa La La La La,        La.......La.....La.......La   I have to admit that with our temperature being a high of 54 today, this weather will snap me into the Holiday mode.  But, Mr. Weatherman says it will back up to the high 70's on Monday.  But no co...

By Allison Ables, Gainesville Realtor
(Allison Ables Real Estate)
Comments 3
ABC's Extreme Home Makeover is coming to Gainesville, FL! This monday morning, one deserving Gainesville, FL family will be woken up by Ty Pennington and a TV crew to let them know they have been chosen to receive a new home. In order to meet the one week deadline, ABC and local sponsors are aski...
Gainesville, FL Real Estate - New Listing - 1700 SW 16th Ct, Unit D-26, Gainesville, FL 32608 in Summit House Condos community Price Reduced to $50,000!! 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom574 Square Feet, community poolPriced to sell today! Not a short sale! Clean and bright 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom 2nd floor un...

By Allison Ables, Gainesville Realtor
(Allison Ables Real Estate)
Comments 2
Gainesville, FL Real Estate - New Listing - 5404 SW 4th Pl, Gainesville, FL 32607 in Cypress Pointe community Offered at $110,000 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms1,290 Square Feet, community amenitiesBest value in the neighborhood Updated and upgraded 3 bedroom 2 bathroom townhouse unit in Cypress Pointe....

By Christine Bohn, The Bohn Team, Gainesville FL
(RE/MAX Professionals)
Comments 0
This is a very nice 2 minute video that outlines the important issues of the revised & expanded tax credit for HOME BUYERS.   It's a great time to be a home buyer in Gainesville Florida! Opportunity Knocks !!  Watch the video below to learn about:  What are the revisions & changes?            Wha...

By Christine Bohn, The Bohn Team, Gainesville FL
(RE/MAX Professionals)
Comments 6

By Allison Ables, Gainesville Realtor
(Allison Ables Real Estate)
Comments 0
Gainesville MLS - Bad Photo of the Day - Tuesday, November 17, 2009 Thanks to professional photographer Scott Lawler for his commentary. What draws your eye to this picture? That's right - A bright, florescent light. Recomposing this so the cabinetry is centered in the frame would automatically c...

By Christine Bohn, The Bohn Team, Gainesville FL
(RE/MAX Professionals)
Comments 3
It looks like we will have fabulous weather for a fun-filled weekend in beautiful Gainesville Florida!  Saturday and Sunday brings us the 28th Annual Downtown Festival & Art Show.   This is Gainesville's PREMIER FALL EVENT! The event is presented by the City of Gainesville Department of Parks, Re...

By Coleen DeGroff, Haile Plantation Real Estate - Gainesville FL
(eXp Realty)
Comments 19
Getting Flocked, Selling Houses, and Giving St. Joseph a Break   When it comes to selling houses, St. Joseph is no longer the only game in town.  That's right. If you're a desperate homeowner willing to try anything, but squeamish about burying Jesus's stepdad upside down in your front yard to ne...

By Coleen DeGroff, Haile Plantation Real Estate - Gainesville FL
(eXp Realty)
Comments 4
Another great thing about living in Gainesville!   Located smack dab in the middle of North Florida, Gainesville is close to all kinds of nature-related activities.  My favorite one, by FAR, is kayaking.  Athletically challenged to the point of not even being able to throw a Frisbee, I have alway...

By Allison Ables, Gainesville Realtor
(Allison Ables Real Estate)
Comments 1
Real Estate Market Snapshot - Tuesday-Sunday, November 3-8, 2009 - Gainesville, FL If everyone's first week of November was like mine, it will be a fabulous holiday season! 30 yr fixed rates ticked up to 5.22%. Here's a re-cap of what happened recently in the Gainesville, FL real estate market: N...

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