US Home Prices
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US Home Prices

US Home Prices Home prices across the US tripled in growth compared to last year. According to Case Shiller and Corelogic, home prices are up 17% year over year. No one has come up with a believable home price forecast for 2022 because there are quite a few demand factors including employment, stimulus funding, and…

Florida Housing Forecast 2021 | Miami Orlando Tampa Fort Lauderdale
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Florida Housing Forecast 2021 | Miami Orlando Tampa Fort Lauderdale

Florida Real Estate Market Florida Realtors’ Brad O’Connor said the May market in Florida was fine and that the trend now is similar to what it was before the pandemic. Yet, being down 58% in inventory year over year means the Florida real estate market is under pressure.  Stats show that for every person that…

Real Estate Marketing
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Real Estate Marketing

Build Your Real Estate Sales Success Story Realtors wonder about the value of real estate marketing online.  Many put it off, thinking that they’ll turn it on when sellers begin listing their homes. Now in the 2nd half of 2021, sellers are beginning to list their homes. If you wait to reach them after they’ve…

California Housing Market Update Predictions
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California Housing Market Update Predictions

California Real Estate Market January was an astonishing month for the California housing market as median house prices fell only slightly while sales slumped by 26% to 32% across most regions. Homebuyers may have been scared off by rising unemployment which is above 9%. Only Hawaii and Nevada have higher unemployment. And mortgage payments were…

Tampa Sarasota St Petes Real Estate Forecast
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Tampa Sarasota St Petes Real Estate Forecast

  Real Estate Forecast for Tampa/Sarasota/St Petes The Florida real estate market is hot. The Sunshine State is geographically immense and there are many desirable places to locate to. Tampa, St Petes, Sarasota offer a lifestyle unique from that of Naples, Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando, Panama City and Fort Lauderdale.  Many retirees prefer the more sedate…

Housing Inventories in Florida Bottoming
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Housing Inventories in Florida Bottoming

Florida Housing Supply Dries Up The Florida housing market is one of the hottest housing markets in 2020 despite continually diminished listings of Florida homes for sale. The lack of housing construction is a topic I’ve been writing about for years. It’s due to government policies (NIMBY) resistance to new housing development and it’s pushing…