Are New Home Construction Prices SOARING Out Of Reach?
New home prices continue to push higher, so much so that most people can no longer afford to buy a brand new single-family detached home.
While new ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on July 8, 2019
Buy Yourself A Home With A Pool This 4th Of July
It's the fourth of July in Tallahassee and it's crazy-hot, wouldn't you be so much cooler if you owned a home with a pool?
Take a look at the 131 ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on July 4, 2019
How Much Should You Offer On A House In 2019?
If you are in the market today looking to buy a house, you probably now realize that things aren't like they used to be.
Gone are the days of ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on July 1, 2019
Buy A Home Now Or Wait To Save For A Larger Down Payment?
If you have been considering making a move and are thinking about waiting, you should really check out the current state of the Tallahassee real ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on June 25, 2019
Where To Find A Pool Home UNDER $300K In Tallahassee
If you are looking for a single-family detached home with a pool and your budget falls below $300,000, then you have found the right place.
Posted by Joe Manausa on June 10, 2019
Will New FHA Rule Destroy Vibrant Housing Market?
Several months ago, the FHA announced that it was going to tighten up its lending standards as the year progressed. The year is progressing.
What we ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on May 20, 2019
How To Get A Great Deal When Buying A Home And You're Not In A Hurry
If you are in the market to buy a home and you are not in a hurry, then you should afford yourself some opportunities that you likely have not ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on May 3, 2019
Homes For Sale With Sparkling Pools For The Summer Of 2019
Of all the features and amenities one might find in a home, a sparkling backyard pool is likely to be the one that has the most impact on a family's ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on April 19, 2019
Buying A Home? Here Are Ten Bad Mistakes You MUST Avoid
If you are getting ready to buy a home and you are paying cash, this article is not for you. But if you plan on financing your purchase, I've ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on April 17, 2019
Answers To Mortgage Questions You'll Have When Buying A Home
We maintain relationships with several prominent mortgage lenders and reach out to them from time to time to curate the latest concerns into a ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on February 1, 2019
The Fed, Mortgage Interest Rates And Home Affordability
Last week, the Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate a quarter-point and made it clear that future rate increases would be coming in ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on December 27, 2018
What Is A Swimming Pool Worth When Selling A Home?
I was speaking the other day to local appraiser Greg Lane when he informed me that swimming pools seemed to be adding more value to homes when sold ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on August 7, 2018
Is It A Good Time To Buy A House In Tallahassee?
Changes in the housing market have created conditions that most people who are thinking about buying and selling a home today have not ever ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on June 13, 2018
5 Reasons to Check Out the 2018 Tallahassee Parade of Homes
Like ‘noles football, Springtime Tallahassee and Bradley’s Country Store, the Builders Association Parade of Homes is a Tallahassee ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on May 11, 2018
Discover How The Past Ten Years Has Created A New Normal In Real Estate
Since most families in Tallahassee move about every seven to ten years, their viewpoint of a normal housing market is often clouded by foggy memories ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on May 10, 2018
How To Buy And Flip A House In A Seller's Market
If you want to buy and flip a house in a sellers' market, it's imperative that you have your act together.
The market is so hot right now that you ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on April 9, 2018
How The $250K Home Has Changed In Tallahassee
The segment of buyers looking for a home around $250,000 is as large as it has even been in Tallahassee, so I thought it might be interesting to ...
Posted by Joe Manausa on March 30, 2018
Homes For Sale In Gated Communities
Tallahassee has far more gated communities than most people realize, and you might be surprised to learn that prices range across every price point....
Posted by Joe Manausa on March 23, 2018