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Buying a Home in a Seller’s Market from Out-of-State

Are you thinking about buying a home in Florida? In the Brevard County housing market, the inventory is low and most homes go under contract within just a few days of being listed. Buying in a seller’s market is especially difficult for out-of-town home buyers. These buyers find it inconvenient

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The Effects of Covid-19 on the Real Estate Market in Brevard County

Note: There is more recent data than what is included in this article. Visit our page for Brevard County real estate updates. Most people’s lives have been drastically altered by the restrictions caused by Covid-19. The changes in our day-to-day routine are profound. But imagine the added uncertainty for those people

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“Contract to Close”: The Process

What is “Contract to Close”? So you’ve finally found your dream home and want to make an offer on it. You and your REALTOR® write up the offer and submit it to the seller’s agent. It’s been accepted! Now the cash changes hands and the house is yours, right? Not

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Foreclosures, Can You Still Get a Great Deal?

In 2010, the lowest point in the housing market, buyers got some incredible bargains.  Some homes in Brevard County were selling at prices half of what they were just four years earlier and nearly half of what they are going for now.  Foreclosures were plentiful and banks needing to unload

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What Is Title Insurance?

If you’ve ever looked into buying a home, you’ve probably heard about a little something called title insurance. This mysterious entity is an important part of any real estate transaction, yet is often poorly understood by everyone involved in the sale. Hopefully we can clear up some of that confusion

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