Business with Barbara Schluraff

Dec. 4, 2023

December 2023 - Local Brevard County News and Recent Housing Market Statistics


December 2023

Noteworthy News and Space Coast Spotlight:

Downtown Melbourne Planning for New 9-Story Apartment Complex



A new 9-story development is in the works for downtown Melbourne. This $81 million downtown apartment complex is being pursued by the national developer North American Properties. This 9-story downtown ...

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Nov. 7, 2023

Home Staging Tips & Tricks to Sell Faster

Mastering Home Staging: Expert Tips to Accelerate Your Home Sale

Selling a home involves more than just listing it on the market. Home staging, the art of enhancing a property's appeal to potential buyers, can make a significant difference in how quickly and effectively your home sells. In this ...

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Oct. 9, 2023

October 2023 - Real Estate News and August Market Statistics in Brevard County

Noteworthy News and Space Coast Spotlight:

A few notes from Barbara

The Real Estate market continues to be an interesting ride! The health of the market in Brevard County remains strong, however in the last year & a half we've seen a slow down with interest rates hikes, insurance ...

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Aug. 21, 2023

Weighing In: The Pros and Cons of Buying a Fixer-Upper

Are you ready to dive into the world of real estate and considering the allure of a fixer-upper? The idea of turning a dated house into your dream home can be thrilling, but it's essential to weigh the pros and cons before taking the plunge. In this blog, we ...

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Aug. 3, 2023

August 2023 Brevard County Florida Real Estate News

August 2023 Brevard County Florida Real Estate News


Noteworthy News from the Space Coast:

Palm Bay Tops List of Best Cities for 1st-Time Homebuyers


Buying a home for the first time is an exciting and important milestone for many Americans. Their purchases make up a sizable chunk of the ...

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July 27, 2023

How Real Estate is Changing with Technology

How Real Estate is Changing with Technology

In an ever-evolving world, the real estate industry has not been left behind. The advent of the virtual realm has brought about remarkable changes, revolutionizing the way properties are bought and sold. Today, the virtual aspects of real estate have taken center stage ...

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July 12, 2023

July Real Estate Trends in Brevard County Florida

July 2023 Real Estate Trends


Understanding Housing Data: Unraveling the Median vs. Repeat Sales Price Conundrum

The realm of housing data can be perplexing, often presenting conflicting information. It's not uncommon to hear reports stating that home prices have risen, only to come across ...

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Feb. 24, 2023

Sunshine State a leader in population gains; Century 21 Ocean in Cocoa Beach has good feeling about the market

Sunshine State a leader in population gains

Schluraff said that one good sign for the

housing market is the influx of new residents to Florida.

“People are still moving to Florida and Brevard,” she

said. “That’s been a pattern we’ve seen for several

years. We continue to receive calls ...

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Jan. 11, 2023

Happy 2023 ~ from Barbara Schluraff

Happy 2023 From Barbara Schluraff

Barbara Schluraff Century 21 Ocean

Happy 2023 to all our friends and customers! Our team celebrated another great year of working with amazing customers like you. The first half of 2022 was at a speedy pace trying to keep up with the 'pandemic sales boom,'. It was very chaotic and ...

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Nov. 15, 2022

Rent vs. Buy: How to Decide What’s Best for You

Should I Rent or Buy in 2022?


As most of us are now aware, the market has softened. The news thrives on fear, with clickbait headlines driving traffic, so let's dive into some data that explain the real story. 


"Foreclosures are up 150%!" Although true, there ...

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