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By Stephanie LeFew, Making Real Estate Easy for You-It's all about You
(Coldwell Banker, Tampa FL)
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First Time Homebuyer Tax Credit of 2009 has been extended into 2010. Most details for first-time homebuyers mirror the rules currently in existence. The maximum tax credit remains $8,000 ($4,000 for married individuals filing separately), and anyone who has not owned a home within three years is ...

By Stephanie LeFew, Making Real Estate Easy for You-It's all about You
(Coldwell Banker, Tampa FL)
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Real estate investors are moving back into the market, according to a recent survey -- 12.1 percent of home buyers today plan to buy a home as an investment property, compared to 5.6 percent in March 2009. The survey found that 15.8 percent of those interested in investment property were men and ...

By Stephanie LeFew, Making Real Estate Easy for You-It's all about You
(Coldwell Banker, Tampa FL)
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Your options: Keep paying or try to change your loan's terms.But some people wonder, what if I just stop paying the mortgage? It may be a tempting idea, but it quickly leads to trouble.Here's what could happen if you don't pay the mortgage.Credit bureauIf your payment does not arrive, your lender...

By Stephanie LeFew, Making Real Estate Easy for You-It's all about You
(Coldwell Banker, Tampa FL)
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Here is some interesting information - Borrowers prefer short sales because Fannie Mae requires them to wait only two years to own another home or even less than that if they were not delinquent. By contrast, those who lost their homes to foreclosure have to wait five years.Call me about Selling ...

By Stephanie LeFew, Making Real Estate Easy for You-It's all about You
(Coldwell Banker, Tampa FL)
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It is a very good idea to have things in order before making an offer. That includes having the financing firmed up and writing a clean offer - for example, asking for new oven racks as part of the deal could make you seem like a demanding buyer who will be annoying to deal with. The bank would m...

By Stephanie LeFew, Making Real Estate Easy for You-It's all about You
(Coldwell Banker, Tampa FL)
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The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) is giving struggling borrowers an opportunity to deed their property over to the lender in exchange for up to $2,000. Under the Cash for Keys program, borrowers with FHA-backed loans who agree to a deed-in-lieu-of-foreclosure do not have to repay the mortg...

By Stephanie LeFew, Making Real Estate Easy for You-It's all about You
(Coldwell Banker, Tampa FL)
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Tax breakA 2007 law exempts from tax up to $2 million of debt forgiven in a foreclosure or similar proceeding for a primary residence, according to the Internal Revenue Service. The tax break extends to 2012.The lender's willingness to negotiate varies and depends on the loan balance, condition o...

By Stephanie LeFew, Making Real Estate Easy for You-It's all about You
(Coldwell Banker, Tampa FL)
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I just started my new  company, Tampa Home Buy Realty, LLC I am very excited!! Selling homes since 2002, I felt a strong desire to start up my new company and continue assisting New Home Buyers, Veterans, people relocating to Tampa Bay Florida and investors in purchasing homes at terrific prices....

By Pam Joffe
(Solaris Realty)
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Bahia Acres is located in the Land O Lakes community which has become a favorite area for families who wish to enjoy a little bit of the country life and open space. The homes are on the north side of Land O Lakes, west of I-75.  A short commute takes you to Tampa and all the amenities there. Bri...
Florida Estates Winery hosting its Wine Festival on Halloween afternoon. Florida Estates Winery, located 4 miles west of I-75 on State Road 52 near Land O’Lakes, hosts Wine Tasting and Market Events, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. These free events include a variety of fresh produce, breads, cheeses, sauces, p...

By Pam Joffe
(Solaris Realty)
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Now is the time to get a beautiful lot in Rose Pointe of Connerton. Rose Pointe is an exclusive section in Connerton that is gated. The lots are beautiful, many on waterfront or conservation areas. Right now there is no upgrade fee to have a waterfront or conservation area. This offer is time lim...

By Stephanie LeFew, Making Real Estate Easy for You-It's all about You
(Coldwell Banker, Tampa FL)
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Housing Starts Rise In 8 Months Out Of 9 This Year Housing Starts on single-family homes gained last month, marking the 8th time that's happened this year.A "Housing Start" is a home for which the foundation has been excavated and, considered alongside other key market metrics, September data sug...

By Pam Joffe
(Solaris Realty)
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The Federal tax credit of up to $8000 is available for those who qualify. One of the criteria is to close on a home that will be your principal residence by November 30, 2008. We can help you find that home. Standard Pacific has several that will be completed in Asbel Creek and ready to close in ...

By Pam Joffe
(Solaris Realty)
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The Groves is an active adult community. The community has a lot of different type of physical activities for its residents. Ithas an 18 hole, par 65 golf course. It also has tennis courts, beautiful conservation trails for its residents to walk on where they can see all kinds of wildlife, swimmi...

By Pam Joffe
(Solaris Realty)
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Arthur Rutenberg has two spectacular homes available for purchase now. One is a totally furnished model home!  This beautiful 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath, 3 car garage  home sits on a lovely lake front lot. Enjoy breathtaking views from your screened lanai with its upgraded pool/heated spa.  The luxuriou...

By Pam Joffe
(Solaris Realty)
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Ballantrae welds together a residential community, wetland preserves and conservation areas. Residents can enjoy nature in the preserves, conservation area or at the 33 acre lake. The lake provides a wonderful spot for families to spend time together fishing or just relaxing. Bellantrae also has ...

By Pam Joffe
(Solaris Realty)
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Lake Talia is a beautiful gated community in Land O Lakes. Many of the homes back up to conservation areas or the lake. You will love this community with no CDDs and a small HOA. The community has a park for its residents to enjoy. Lennar Homes are currently building homes in Lake Talia. There ho...

By Pam Joffe
(Solaris Realty)
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Connerton is a master-planed comunity with a family-friendly and environmentally conscious design. Connerton has around 8700 homesites. Connerton is over 4,800 acres and will not only have residental but also have an acute care facility, Arbor Square a retail center with Publix supermarket and re...

By Pam Joffe
(Solaris Realty)
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Dupree Lakes of Land O Lakes is a wonderful community offering 669 home sites nestled amongst a beautiful conservation area being built by Beazer Homes. Prices begin in the mid $100,000's. The community has lots of amenties for the resident's enjoyment. The amenities include a clubhouse, resort-s...

By Pam Joffe
(Solaris Realty)
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Land O Lake's Oakstead (edit/delete) Oakstead has maintenance free villas and single family homes in secure gated villages. Oakstead  has lots of great amenities: 3,000 square foot clubhouse, community pool, fitness/weight room, basketball, tennis and volleyball courts, baseball diamond, soccer f...

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