Real Estate Recap: July 2017

Real Estate Recap: July 2017

A new month is upon us, and with it comes a new report from Florida Realtors®. July’s statistics show most of the markets our South Florida real estate professionals serve are still trending towards sellers, as well as some key deviations that both buyers and sellers need to know about. Palm Beach County For Palm […]

Preparing to Buy a Home

Preparing to Buy a Home

Buying a home is an exciting time in your life, so exciting that you may be tempted to just jump right in and sign on the dotted line without the right consultation or preparation. Not so fast. There are important steps that a prospective buyer should know about and complete before even starting to look at […]

Annual Home Appreciation Slows in Metro Areas

Annual Home Appreciation Slows in Metro Areas

Revised from an article from RisMedia RealtyTrac® recently released a February 2015 Home Price Appreciation Analysis which found that annual home price appreciation in February slowed compared to annual home price appreciation a year ago in 60 of the 92 metros analyzed with a population of 500,000 or more and sufficient home price data. The […]

Home Prices Record Annual Gains, Prices Expected to RISE!

Home Prices Record Annual Gains, Prices Expected to RISE!

Revised from an article from RisMedia by Michael Neal The recent release by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) shows that its measure of house prices, House Price Index—Purchase Only, rose by 5.1 percent on a 12-month seasonally adjusted basis in January 2015. This marks the 36th consecutive month of year-over-year growth. Over this nearly […]

Delray’s 1st Annual Bacon and Bourbon Fest this Weekend!

Delray’s 1st Annual Bacon and Bourbon Fest this Weekend!

Revised from Palm Beach Post by Leslie Gray Streeter March 24, 2015 Are there any classic consumables having a better moment right now than bacon or bourbon? Thanks to hipsters and a renewed appreciation for cool, older things, bacon and bourbon are inspiring chefs and diners to think of them in a new light, with […]

Boca West Country Club News

Boca West Country Club News

Revised from The Real Deal -Katherine Kallergis March 5, 2015 Pricing drops from $1.25M to $830K Plans for Florida-based developer Richard Siemens’ high end condos at Boca West Country Club now include more condos — some of which will be less than $1 million. Construction on Akoya at Boca West will begin this month, the […]

Palm Beach Luxury Sales Break Record in 2014

Palm Beach Luxury Sales Break Record in 2014

Article from The Real Deal January 26 ,2015 Sales of Florida homes priced $1 million or more. Luxury sales in Palm Beach broke records last year. More than 1,000 properties in the area, worth $1 million or more, sold in 2014. The sales mark a 16 percent increase from 2013 and a 54 percent increase […]

Boca Raton’s Historic “Banana Patch” land is listed for $6.2M

Boca Raton’s Historic “Banana Patch” land is listed for $6.2M

Revised from The Real Deal  January 08, 2015 Boca Raton’s “Banana Patch” land is up for sale for the first time since 1978. The 1.77-acre group of waterfront properties is on the market for $6.2 million. Its history allegedly involves ownership by Henry Flagler and Japanese farmers George Morikami and Hideo Kobayashi, according to the […]