Sep. 29, 2011
The number of homes in the shadows, as measured by CoreLogic, is falling. They basically calculated the number of new foreclosure sales and compared it with new lis pendens filings to see that the rate of sales was higher than the rate of new filings.
Sep. 28, 2011
I pulled all of the home sales in the Tallahassee MLS from January 2009 to present to see when they were built, and how many of each decade were distressed home sales.
Sep. 27, 2011
We have been keeping an eye on REO and short sales in Tallahassee, wondering if there was going to be a gradual rise in distressed property sales as the year comes to a close.
Sep. 26, 2011
Indian Head Acres is a very popular downtown Tallahassee neighborhood within walking distance to everything downtown, including dining, entertainment, shopping and of course, many State office buildings.
Sep. 23, 2011
For highly motivated home sellers, my advice is based upon current market conditions, and it has not wavered over the past four years
Sep. 22, 2011
Today’s report includes five subdivisions that comprise the Ox Bottom Neighborhoods, including Ox Bottom Manor, Ox Bottom, Ox Bottom Reserve, Ox Bottom Gardens, and Deerwood at Ox Bottom Manor. These popular Northeast Tallahassee neighborhoods have seen
Sep. 21, 2011
A successful real estate agent has a lot of things on his/her plate, and getting them all done takes extraordinary time management skills.
Sep. 20, 2011
It has been a while since we looked at the Downtown Tallahassee real estate market, so today I compiled a report of recent home sales in the 32301 zip code, which is in the heart of Tallahassee's downtown area.
Sep. 19, 2011
We can contrast a real estate graph from Tallahassee with a similar one from Tampa in order to demonstrate exactly what we will be monitoring and awaiting as we all pull for a resumption of better times.
Sep. 16, 2011
Bobbin Trace sees more home sales than Bobbin Brook and Bobbin Mill Woods combined, and these popular high-end neighborhoods in Tallahassee have been hit harder than many since during the decline of the housing market.
Sep. 15, 2011
While the list of foreclosure properties in Tallahassee is bloated, the number of properties has been on the decline for nearly a year.
Sep. 14, 2011
We have been learning how to implement real estate video on our website over the past several months, and I am happy to say that we have just posted our first 2 minutes real estate video market report on the Tallahassee Real Estate Website.
Sep. 13, 2011
There are a lot of misconceptions about how much money people in the real estate brokerage business earn every year, and I can tell you that 3.7 homes per year (at a current average sales price of $160,000) rewards the average agent with an annual take-ho
Sep. 12, 2011
Recently released data on home sales in August show that the Tallahassee real estate market had its first increase over same month sales since March. Tallahassee home sales grew by 12% in August versus August 2010, and this is very good news for a market
Sep. 9, 2011
Currently, homes sold in Summerbrooke this year have fetched an average of $124 per square foot, which is 23% lower than the $161 per square foot that was achieved in 2006.
Sep. 8, 2011
Home sales in Killearn Acres are on pace to see about the same number of sales in 2011 as were recorded in the low record-setting 2010. Currently, there are 22 homes for sale in Killearn Acres in the Tallahassee MLS, priced from $119,900 to over $700K.
Sep. 7, 2011
I believe there are 5 critical elements of a simple and safe real estate investment strategy and if observed, new property owners will have a long and successful experience that will provide better returns than what most people can find in other investmen
Sep. 6, 2011
My favorite method for determining real estate depreciation over time is to compare average price per square foot from one time period versus another. This method is also flawed, as it does not consider the same property changes as mentioned above, but it
Sep. 5, 2011
Even if you do not think you would short sale your home, you should read the free e-book "Should I Short Sale My Home" to understand what your competition is doing and the whole array of options from which you can choose as a home seller in today's diffic
Sep. 2, 2011
I suspect the pending home sales index is going to look fairly flat for quite some time, as there are too many problems that must be resolved. Mortgage interest rates are at incredibly low levels, and lending standards are not slowing the process for peop
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