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Breaking an Apartment Lease Breaking an Apartment Lease

By Eleanor Boschert

Breaking your apartment lease may be a necessity at some point, but if you don't adhere to the specifications outlined in your lease and Florida Landlord/Tenant Law, you could be facing financial and legal consequence. Here are some things to consider.

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Florida Homebuying 101:  First Time Buyer's Checklist Florida Homebuying 101: First Time Buyer's Checklist

By Tabitha Naylor

Buying your first home is a time of excitement and pride. Make sure you don't overlook any crucial steps along the way by reviewing our handy homebuyer's guide inside!

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How to Become A Florida Real Estate Agent How to Become A Florida Real Estate Agent

By Tabitha Naylor

The Florida real estate market is rebounding in a big way. Thinking about jumping in the mix and becoming an agent yourself? Inside, we outline the steps needed to become a licensed Florida Real Estate Agent

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The Art of Negotiation-Creating A Fair Offer For Your Florida Home The Art of Negotiation-Creating A Fair Offer For Your Florida Home

By Tabitha Naylor

With few exceptions, the housing market across Florida has remained in a slump. We offer some tips to sellers on navigating the murky waters of the current market and getting the most for their Florida home.

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What You Need to Know About Selling a Home in Florida What You Need to Know About Selling a Home in Florida

By Tabitha Naylor

When you are ready to sell your Florida home, there are several things you need to know to expedite the sale and optimize the return on your investment.

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How to Choose the Right Location and Neighborhood for Your Florida Home How to Choose the Right Location and Neighborhood for Your Florida Home

By Tabitha Naylor

Locating the perfect neighborhood to buy your new home in Florida follows the same basic steps as buying a home in any other area - with a few little twists. We highlight them inside.

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What Do You Need to Know About Buying Rental Properties in Florida What Do You Need to Know About Buying Rental Properties in Florida

By Tabitha Naylor

We know everyone, from retirees to college students, wants to come to Florida. But there are several things to consider when looking at a potential rental or vacation home.

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What You Need To Know About Buying a Home Near Water What You Need To Know About Buying a Home Near Water

By Tabitha Naylor

Thinking of buying waterfront property in the Sunshine State? Inside, we outline some of things to think about beyond the gorgeous views.

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Florida Climate: Benefits of Passive Solar Homes Florida Climate: Benefits of Passive Solar Homes

By Tabitha Naylor

Utilizing passive solar design in your home may prove to be more useful and efficient than direct solar powered homes. We outline some of the benefits of incorporating this style throughout your home

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Guide to Making An Offer and Setting Up Escrow For A Florida Property Guide to Making An Offer and Setting Up Escrow For A Florida Property

By Tabitha Naylor

Looking for a home on your own? You will need to keep certain things in mind when going through the offer and escrow process. We provide an overview inside!

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