30-Year and 15-Year Mortgages Are Not Your Only Choice

If you’re brand new to the wonderful world of home loans, you might be a bit overwhelmed by how many different types of financing options are really out there. Both primary loan types (fixed-rate and adjustable-rate) have many variations, so how do you know which one is best for you? Let’s start with Fixed-Rate Mortgages.… Read More »

What’s with those “We Buy Houses for Cash” companies?

In today’s real estate market, homes stay on the market for about 25 days on average before going under contract. That’s better than back in 2010 when homes were averaging 140 days to sell, but it’s still not fast, and there’s no guarantee that your home will sell in 25 days. Location, season, and many… Read More »

Vacation Homes Are Still In Demand

It’s not just main-residence single-family homes that have been selling like hotcakes. With restrictions on foreign travel and a renewed focus on quality of life, sales of vacation homes have also skyrocketed throughout the area. Traditionally, vacation homes along the Pinellas beaches have always been in high demand with snowbirds. Owners and renters alike would… Read More »