Are you throwing money down the drain?
By: Bill Panebianco Are you still one of the many people in Southwest Florida who has a landlord? Are you sick and tired of helping someone else build equity? If so, think about these numbers: The cost of a brand-new Adams Home in Port Charlotte or North Port starts at $119,900. This means nothing to […]
Real Estate Advice For First-Time Homebuyers
Written By: Elizabeth Porter You should buy a home. That’s what you’ve been hearing from friends and family right? So, by now you have weighed the benefits and decided that home ownership is the best decision for your family. That’s a major hurdle now passed. You are focused and certain. Great! Get Educated: There are […]
Key Terms used in Real Estate…
Written by: Andy Jansky & Maribel Maldonado The process of buying or selling a home can be overwhelming or just plain confusing here are a few common terms used in the Real Estate Industry to help get you started. Foreclosure: Legal process in which mortgaged property is sold to pay the loan of the defaulting […]
Foreclosure vs New Home Your house hunting is in full gear. There are lots of similarly priced homes but there is one home that really seems like a good deal. It’s priced low and definitely a bargain compared to others in the same community. But is that low priced home a smart move as […]
The Homebuilding Industry
As a student of business and as a consumer, I have always enjoyed analyzing and learning about other industries. Recently, as I took a hard look at our industry, homebuilding, I realized that many homebuilders in our industry have adopted a business model that is well known in other industries such as the cruise ship industry […]
The debate between owning versus renting a home has continued through the years and has recently become a hot topic again. In this post, I plan to discuss one of the benefits of homeownership (which is often left out of the debate) rather than fully compare and contrast all the benefits of owning versus renting.