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By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 4
CoreLogic reports that the U.S. shadow inventory of homes has fallen 18 percent from its peak. As of April, about 1.7 million homes were in the foreclosure process and headed toward the market. At the current sales pace, those properties represent a five-month supply. Source: 
Boston Globe (06/23...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 1
Realtors asked to volunteer and to urge homeowners to attend July 11 event in Hollywood; July 13 event in Jacksonville. Two free foreclosure prevention workshops to help homeowners in financial distress are scheduled in the next two weeks in Florida: in Hollywood on July 11, 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.,...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 0
Pending home sales have trended up unevenly since bottoming last June, rising in seven of the past 11 months. Said NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun    The Pending Home Sales Index, a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, rose 8.2 percent to 88.8 in May from an upwardly revised 82....

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 4
  Have you ever driven by a home and would like to know the details of the property on the spot?Well now you can...Highlights:  Works With Any Mobile DeviceView Nearby HomesGet Instant Daily Market UpdatesView Property & Neighborhood InfoPhotos GaloreRequest a ShowingSearch Mortgage RatesAs a co...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 0
Florida Home sales rose 3% compared to May 2010; condos up 17%. Existing home sales increased 3 percent last month with a total of 17,228 homes sold statewide compared to 16,790 homes sold in May 2010 National sales down 3.8% due to market constraints. Source: Forida Realtor's  

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 2
      South Florida home sellers are enjoying more power than they've had in several years: There are fewer houses for sale and buyers are hungrier than ever. We can safely say we are in a Seller's Market. The South Florida real estate market is Hot for foreclosure, but the HOTTEST market right n...

By Emilio Cardenal
(irealty.pro)
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Are you interested in adquiring a property in Royal Oaks? There are good looking properties at very attractive prices righ now! Buying a home today is much better that it was in 2005! You have the time to pick and choose... But the market is starting to move, so don't take too long to make a deci...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 4
Apartment bargains once dominated the housing market, but those bargains have slowly faded away. As vacancies decrease and rents rise, renters are finding fewer deals. Analysts expect vacancies to decrease even more and rents to continue to rise through 2013, as the economy continues to improve. ...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 19
Listing data that doesn't come directly from multiple listing service (MLS) data is more likely to have inaccurate price and status information, according to research by Trulia.Trulia found that third-party syndicators of listing data that didn't come directly from an MLS posted a 21.3 percent er...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 3
In Florida, one of the states hardest hit by the foreclosure crisis, the process took an average of 619 days in the first quarter of 2011, up from 470 days a in 2010. In the first quarter of 2007, it took an average of 169 days for the process to play out. So in other words it takes about 20 mont...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 3
Florida continues to grow. According to the 2010 Census, Florida's population was 18,801,310 on April 1, 2010, an increase of 2,818,486 since April 1, 2000.The 2000-2010 period was the fourth consecutive decade to see the Florida population grow by more than 2.8 million residents. Florida's numer...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 0
"Miami Lakes Ale House" had its soft opening yesterday March 15, 2011. Miller's Ale House was named as one of Nation's Restaurant News' "Regional Powerhouse Chains" and we now have one in our very own town...  Located in the HEART of Miami Lakes on Main Street at 15251 NW 67 AVE... Delicious fres...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 0
(Currently this program in Florida is only available to residents in Lee County.) If you are not in Florida use the link at the bottom of this page to see if your State has a HARDEST HIT FUND. The Hardest Hit Fund, announced by President Obama a year ago and expanded to more states since then, la...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 4
  Let me ask you this... would you drive your car without looking at the gas gauge before driving off??? It is the same concept for Realtors. This is an essential first step in the home buying process. There are more advantages to gaining pre-approval than you would initially surmise. When the le...

By Phil Stevenson, CRMP, "Mortgage Nerd" in Miami, Florida and Texas
(PS Mortgage Lending 305-791-4874 or 888-845-6630)
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We are a Direct Mortgage Lender looking for Mortgage Loan Originators (MLOs fka Mortgage Brokers or Loan Officers) who want to thrive in this market.  We are not the institutional, large lending/banking centers, but we have all the same abilities to underwrite and fund loans.  We are actually bet...

By Phil Stevenson, CRMP, "Mortgage Nerd" in Miami, Florida and Texas
(PS Mortgage Lending 305-791-4874 or 888-845-6630)
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We are a Direct Mortgage Lender looking for Mortgage Loan Originators (MLOs fka Mortgage Brokers or Loan Officers) who want to thrive in this market.  We are not the institutional, large lending/banking centers, but we have all the same abilities to underwrite and fund loans.  We are actually bet...

By Phil Stevenson, CRMP, "Mortgage Nerd" in Miami, Florida and Texas
(PS Mortgage Lending 305-791-4874 or 888-845-6630)
Comments 0
We are a Direct Mortgage Lender looking for Mortgage Loan Originators (MLOs fka Mortgage Brokers or Loan Officers) who want to thrive in this market.  We are not the institutional, large lending/banking centers, but we have all the same abilities to underwrite and fund loans.  We are actually bet...

By Phil Stevenson, CRMP, "Mortgage Nerd" in Miami, Florida and Texas
(PS Mortgage Lending 305-791-4874 or 888-845-6630)
Comments 2
FHA’s Mortgage Insurance Premium for the Reverse Mortgage…Why do I need it? The Mortgage insurance premium (MIP not PMI) is mandatory on Reverse Mortgages and it’s the main reason the closing costs are as high as they are.  Below is why it is a “necessary evil” so to speak, and is a huge benefit ...

By Stephanie Leon | Miami Lakes Realtor®, Turning For Sale Into SOLD!
(Realty Empire Incorporated)
Comments 4
    Leaving a voicemail message is like making a short public speech with a distinct objective. Here are some tips to help you convey the right message to your audience:          Plan Your Message: Consider the points you want to make and jot down a few key words. Limit the points to one or two p...

By Jhobanna Castillo, PA
(Coldwell Banker Residential, LLC)
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