You might be considering to buy a home in Southwest Florida. You are here on vacation at one of the many Waterfront Properties in Cape Coral, FL or you are spending time on Fort Myers Beach and you dream of living here. After all in the middle of winter when it is snowing everywhere […]
Understanding your home mortgage: Data based on $200,000 Purchase Price, $20,000 down payment resulting in: 30 year, $180,000 home loan at 5.5% Interest (no taxes or insurance are taken into consideration in this article, and there is no PMI). Your monthly Loan Payment will be $1022, multiply that by 360 payments (30 years) = $367,920 […]
Knowing the Rate of Absorption also indicated by months of Inventory is a helpful indicator of the Real Estate Market. Is it a “buyers” market, with inventory levels exceeding 7 months. OR is it a “sellers” market with inventory levels under 6 months which is equivalent to homes selling faster than hot cakes at McDonalds. […]
This article looks at the closing costs and down payment expenses a buyer will have who is purchasing a $200,000 home with a 15% down payment! The article covers almost every costs a buyer will encounter, adds up the dollars, and is from a real life example. This is a great article for first time buyers and any buyer who is wanting to understand how much money they will need to pay out of pocket when purchasing their next home.
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Whether you are a first time home buyer or a seasoned veteran of buying homes; here are some things to consider when working with local builders and home contractors in Cape Coral, Fort Myers, Lehigh Acres, Bonita Springs and Lee County Florida. General issues to consider prior to entering a contract for new construction are: Construction Time Frames, Deposits, Change Orders, Inspections, Draw Orders…
National Housing Numbers Rebound and Lee County Home Values increase over 30% year over year in August, 2012. Good news from the association included the higher selling prices of traditional homes that helped boost the area’s overall median price, an increase of 30.9 percent in August to $127,000 from $97,000 a year ago. It was the sixth month in a row that the median price has been above $125,000.
“The market indicators are up in Southwest Florida,” said Marion Briggs, association president, in a statement about the local numbers. “For the past six months the median price has remained above $125,000, due largely in part to the fact that traditional properties have been the majority of our single home sales, which is very good news.”
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Study shows 70% of Renters want to BUY!!!! But what is holding them back? “In spite of the impact of the housing crisis on home values and homeownership rates across the country, Americans by and large still hope to become homeowners,” says Doug Duncan, vice president and chief economist of Fannie Mae.