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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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   When you apply for a home loan, the buyer is asked if they are going to be living in the home.  Lenders want to know if the borrower is intending to actually live in the home that they are buying (primary residence) or whether it's an investment property or second home.  If the home isn't a pr...

By Stephanie LeFew, Making Real Estate Easy for You-It's all about You
(Coldwell Banker, Tampa FL)
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Cute as they are, pets while the home is being shown can be a real distraction and can be a deterrent to those looking to buy the property.  Cat and dog hair and odors can be a real problem to those especially that have allergies; smells can make the home seem older, dirty and can immediately put...

By Stephanie LeFew, Making Real Estate Easy for You-It's all about You
(Coldwell Banker, Tampa FL)
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When considering Do-it-yourself projects, it can be so exciting, creating a better home environment and all the satisfaction that you will feel with each step of the project.  When you step back and take it all in - your completed masterpiece - there's nothing better. Enjoying living in your home...

By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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Top 5 Steps to Make the Move to Your South Tampa Home Easy for Your Children Once you have bought the perfect property among the many homes for sale in South Tampa, your next step will include preparations for moving. Since many kids thrive in familiarity and routine, they might feel overwhelmed ...

By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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How to Avoid Seller's Remorse When Selling Real Estate in South Tampa You've probably heard of the term "buyer’s remorse," which happens when a homebuyer regrets his or her decision of buying a property right after settling in due to different reasons, but did you know that there's also such a th...

By Homes For Heroes
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I am a Broker Associate with Engel & Volkers, serving South Tampa and the Tampa Bay region. I am licensed in Florida and Virginia.  Prior to moving to Tampa Bay, I lived in the Metropolitan Washington DC area, where I successfully negotiated and closed Multi-million dollar transactions in Fairfax...

By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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5 Mistakes to Avoid When Painting Your Palma Ceia Home for Sale Painting your home is a huge project, but it can certainly help in attracting buyers looking for Palma Ceia homes for sale in South Tampa. Keep in mind that the paint job is the first impression people will have of your home so it be...

By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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Top 4 Common Reasons Why Your South Tampa Home Is Not Selling Are you wondering why your South Tampa home in Maryland Manor is still sitting on the market after weeks-or even months-of showings? As a seller, it is easy to get frustrated when you are having troubles with attracting buyers. However...

By Nibal Elsaadi
(SI Real Estate Tampa)
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We are back!Due to the changeover from trulia url's and such, SI Real Estate been absent on here for the past two months. We could not get logged into our account or even connect to the site without a bunch of security flags! As such, our blog posts were not able to be seen by our viewers unless ...

By Stephanie LeFew, Making Real Estate Easy for You-It's all about You
(Coldwell Banker, Tampa FL)
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First-Time Home Buyer Tips1. Don't just focus on the monthly mortgage payment that you can afford each month. There are also other expenses that you need to think about, like property insurance, taxes, homeowner association dues, utility bills, and maintenance. There are going to be other expense...

By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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Top 4 Major Considerations before Buying Sunset Park Homes in South Tampa Before you make any decisions about buying Sunset Park homes for sale in South Tampa, you should take time to consider whether it is the right choice for you. Since this is probably one of the biggest financial transactions...

By Nibal Elsaadi
(SI Real Estate Tampa)
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   It’s no secret by now that Florida is pushing past the recession this year in 2015. Economists and experts have been optimistic all year, and the data is continuing to back them up. Sean Snaith, a highly respected economist at UCF says Florida’s GDP will continue to climb at least through 2018...

By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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3 Common South Tampa Real Estate Myths You Should Know Real estate myths are often passed around among buyers and sellers. While some of them have some truth, there are others that are outright false. These tall tales and outdated assumptions can affect your home selling experience. If you are pl...

By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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Updated Home for Sale in Town and Country Tampa FL | 10228 Oslin St Create wonderful memories in this gorgeous 2 bedroom home for sale in Tampa FL which features newly updated granite countertops, ceramic tile flooring all throughout the home, a separate utility area, an open floor plan, and a la...

By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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4 Common Pitfalls to Avoid When Selling South Tampa Homes Finding the right buyer for homes for sale in South Tampa area demands a great deal of your time and your effort. After all, selling a home is a challenging undertaking. Sometimes, despite the seller’s desire of seeing their property sell ...

By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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Best Dining Options near Palma Ceia Homes for Sale in South Tampa FL If you are in the area to view Palma Ceia homes for sale in South Tampa FL, you should also grab the opportunity to check out the amazing array of dining destinations in the community. These must-try dining spots will make your ...

By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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How to Save Down Payment for South Tampa Homes in Maryland Manor Buying your own home is a major milestone in many people’s lifetime to-do lists. However, homeownership can also cause financial fear, especially if you are not prepared. To help you with the home buying process, here are some ways ...

By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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4 Ways to Update the Exterior of Your Sunset Park Home for Sale Your home’s exterior deserves the same care and interest as the interior. Paying careful attention to the exterior of your Sunset Park home for sale in South Tampa can increase its neighborhood appeal and market value. If you’re work...

By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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5 Bedroom Home for Sale in Cross Creek New Tampa FL | 10213 Grant Creek Dr   You'll be impressed with this stunning 5 bedroom New Tampa home for sale in Cross Creek. It's amazingly located near the premium outlets and hospitals in Florida. If there's no need to step out of the house why not step...

By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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Cross Creek 5 Bedroom Home for Sale in New Tampa | 10213 Grant Creek Dr You are in for a treat with this Cross Creek 5 bedroom home for sale in New Tampa. It’s just like love at first sight — everything you’ll see upfront will make you want to see more of this awesome home. Imagine yourself enjoy...

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