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By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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I keep saying to all my sellers/buyers that inventory of homes for sale has vastly decreased in the Miami, Fl area.  I tend to get the same reaction everytime I say it... They all seem to think that I must be wrong. But as an Active agent in Miami, FL... I know my market. This is why I just had t...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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  Closed Sales Feb 2012      Miami-Dade County                                                        Type of Buyers   Property Type Closed Sales Cash Conv FHA VA Other     Single Family 829 47% 24% 24% 2.5% 2.5%     Condo/Townhomes/Villas 1218 79% 14.6% 3.3% 0.3% 2.8%         Click below to view...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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                               Code violations with no liens placed against the property are not a title issue and therefore a home can be purchased with code violations, leaving the Buyer responsible to cure the violation. It is the buyers’ responsibility to do their own homework when buying a h...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, stays below 4 percent for the past 15 weeks and AFFORDABILITY is High. Freddie Mac reports. Here’s the scoop on mortgage rates for the week ending March 16: 30-year fixed-rate mortgages: averaged 3.92 percent, with an average 0.8 point, inching up from last week’s...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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Just in New Short Sale Deadlines go into effect. As part of a settlement with state attorneys general, the five largest mortgage servicers are adopting new requirements for short sales, which is expected to speed-up what has been known as a lengthy process. Here’s a glimpse at the new new require...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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Let me explain why I am in complete and utter astonishment over the event that has transpired this President’s Day weekend…  I have been working with this really nice young couple helping them find their first dream home to start a family… We had seen several homes and finally we came across a ho...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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  The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, has been below 4 percent for the past 11 weeks..   Here’s the scoop on mortgage rates for the week ending Feb 16:   ·         30-year fixed-rate mortgages: averaged 3.87 percent, with an average 0.8 point, matching last week’s average. A year ago at this time, ...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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30 Year Fixed Rates Hit New Lows Again Last Week! Here’s the scoop on mortgage rates for the week ending Feb 2: 30-year fixed-rate mortgages: averaged a new record low of 3.87 percent, with an average 0.8 point, dropping from last week’s 3.98 percent average. A year ago at this time, 30-year rate...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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30 Year Fixed Rates Rise But Still Below 4% This Week..   Here’s the scoop on mortgage rates for the week ending Jan 26: 30-year fixed-rate mortgages: averaged 3.98 percent, with an average 0.7 point, up from last week’s low of 3.88 percent. A year ago at this time, 30-year rates averaged 4.80 pe...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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  Through Oct., HUD will sell REO homes to owner-occupants who qualify for FHA financing, including 203k fix-up loans. In most cases Hud will also cover up to 3% closing cost.In Florida and a handful of other states, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will sell homes it owns f...

By Yoana Toth, P.A.
(Toth Real Estate Group, Inc)
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Incredible deal in Miami Lakes Office Space   Highlights • 1,427 sq.ft Ground Floor • ADA approved bathroom • Kitchenette • 257 free parking spaces • Close to major expressway • Modern Office Lighting • Open floor Plan • Office/Conference Room • Bldg w/Mediterranean Style • Porte Cochere Entranc...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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The monthly cost of owning a home is more affordable now than in the past 15 years, and is less expensive than renting in many cities. Low home prices combined with low mortgage rates – hovering at 4 percent or lower – create an appealing buyer’s market, analysts say. For example, buyers today ha...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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  For the third week, 30-year fixed-rate mortgages, the most popular choice among home buyers, averaged at or below 4 percent, Freddie Mac reports. Here’s a the scoop on mortgage rates for the week ending Nov. 17. ·     30-year fixed-rate mortgages: averaged 4 percent with an average 0.7 point, r...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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30 Year Fixed Rates Drop Below 4% This Week..   Here’s the scoop on mortgage rates for the week ending Nov. 10: 30-year fixed-rate mortgages: averaged 3.99 percent with an average 07 point, down from last week’s 4 percent average. The last time the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage dropped below 4 perc...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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Banks are now offering incentive to struggling homeowners to short sale their homes in Florida. Just last month, Bank of America quietly began a Florida-only campaign that gives homeowners up to $20,000 for a short sale rather than letting their homes linger 676 days of the Florida foreclosure pr...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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About 84 percent of Florida foreclosures are more than 18 months in arrears. In January 2010, just 19 percent of Florida’s foreclosures were 24 months or more delinquent. A new report from Jacksonville-based LPS Applied Analytics found that as of September, 56 percent of Florida’s mortgages in fo...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
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For our sons 7th birthday we drove up to West Palm Bch. Which is a short drive from Miami, to go on an adventure at Lion Country Safari.. Never in a million years did we think we would witness the birth of a baby giraffe... A truly an amazing moment.. Worthy of sharing....    

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