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March 19, 2024

March 2024 - Real Estate News and Space Coast Statistics from Ocean to River Properties powered by CENTURY 21 Ocean

Noteworthy News and Space Coast Spotlight:

 

Note from Broker Barbara - Property Taxes, Homestead, & Portability

 

I recently attended a presentation by Dana Blickley, our Brevard County Property Appraiser. She is an engaging speaker and I always learn something new about some of the latest news in the community ...

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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

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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 12, 2023

July Real Estate Trends in Brevard County Florida

July 2023 Real Estate Trends

MAKING SENSE OF HOUSING REPORTS:

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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June 9, 2023

Navigating the Hesitation: Exploring the Impact of Current Interest Rates on the Real Estate Market

Exploring Real Estate Mortgage Interest Rates

The real estate market is influenced by various factors, one of which is the prevailing interest rates. Interest rates play a vital role in determining the cost of borrowing, affecting both homebuyers and sellers. In recent times, there has been a noticeable hesitancy among ...

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May 15, 2023

The Worst Home Price Declines Are Behind Us

The Worst of Home Price Declines Are Over

Some Highlights

  • While home prices vary by local area, they’ve already hit their low point nationally, and now they’re starting to rise again.
  • Last July, prices started to decline, but around February, they began climbing back up.
  • If you put your plans ...
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May 15, 2023

Homeowners Have Incredible Equity To Leverage Right Now

Leverage Your Equity

Leverage Your Equity

 

Even though home prices have moderated over the last year, many homeowners still have an incredible amount of equity. But what is equity? In the simplest terms, equity is the difference between the market value of your home and the amount you owe on your mortgage ...

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May 12, 2023

The Best Time To Sell Your House Is When Others Aren’t Selling

When Is The Best Time To Sell Your House?

If you’re thinking about selling your house, you should know the number of homes for sale right now is low. That’s because, this season, there are fewer sellers listing their houses for sale than the norm.

Looking back at every April ...

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May 8, 2023

Reasons To Sell Your House Today

Should I Sell My House Today?

  • Not sure if selling your house is the right move today? You should know there are a number of reasons it still makes sense to sell now.
  • Your house will stand out because inventory is low. That’s why the number of offers on recently ...
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April 21, 2023

Falling out of Love with Your House? It May Be Time To Move.

Falling out of Love with Your House? It May Be Time To Move.

 

 

Owning a home means having a place that’s solely your own and provides the space, features, and location you and your loved ones need. But what happens when your needs change? If this hits home ...

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April 14, 2023

Want To Sell Your House This Spring? Price It Right.

Want To Sell Your House This Spring? Price It Right.

Over the last year, the housing market’s gone through significant changes. While it’s still a sellers’ market, homes that are priced right are selling, and they get the most attention from buyers right now. If you’re thinking of selling your ...

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