Thousands of new people start investing in real estate every year. There is a reason for it too. The real estate market has traditionally been one of the most steady investments money can buy. While the stock market has lost large amounts of value multiple times in the last few decades, the housing market has […]
With each passing year, every industry is bound to go through a number of changes and developments, and real estate is no exception. Though real estate is one of the most constant and consistent industries in the United States, it is not immune from the ups and downs that any industry will naturally face on […]
Anybody who has shopped for a house or bought one will say for a fact that homeowners insurance is one of the few facts of life. Some people will call it a necessary evil while others call it peace of mind in case of a crisis. While most people are compelled by financial institutions to […]
Real Estate License Info
By: Elizabeth Porter If you have considered getting your real estate license, I would encourage you to do it! I have been in real estate for more than a decade and I can’t imagine doing anything else. If you have considered a real estate career but didn’t know where to start, you are in luck. […]
By: Elizabeth Porter I recently had two family members ask me about starting a career in real estate. It happens to be a subject I love to discuss. Real estate is the industry that changed my life and gave me a great career. To rewind a little, my construction career started in the late 90’s. […]
Our Trending Market-- Charlotte County and Lee County, Florida
By: Bill Panebianco The big question most home buyers have today is ‘where is the market now’? That is a multi layered question as like a diamond, the market has many facets. One facet is this year vs. last year. I don’t have the data for Charlotte County but it I do have it for […]
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 […]
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 […]
Introducing the Adams Homes 3,000 Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, 3,000 square feet and plenty of room to roam. This home is ideal for the growing family and is offered in concrete block/stucco construction in many of our Florida locations as well as all brick in all seven states we build. With fourteen rooms, it's easy […]
Adams Homes is committed to the Better Business Bureau’s Standards of Trust. This week, Adams Homes announced its accreditation by Better Business Bureau in Florida. As a Better Business Bureau (BBB) Accredited Business, Adams Homes is dedicated to promoting trust in the marketplace.
Five Great Things about Homeownership
by Carla Hill If you've been on the fence about homeownership, now is the time to take a leap! Don't let the negative press deter you from one of life's greatest joys. Take a look at five short and sweet reasons that homeownership is great!
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.
Tips to Increase Home Appeal
by Carla Hill What sells a home? Is it the price, location, or condition? The truth is that it takes a combination of all of these factors to make a sale in today's market. Unlike boom era transactions, the seller is now in the passenger seat. Buyers today have a great advantage. A glut of […]
Written by Carla Hill Today's experts spout off the latest statistics about long-term wealth, home values, and interest rates, yet there's a much more sentimental side to homeownership. In fact, many home buyers are drawn to homeownership for these warm and fuzzy reasons. Owning a home allows you to put down roots, both figuratively and literally. […]
August 30, 2011 Written by Carla Hill There's good reason that over half of all Americans are homeowners. Social and financial benefits are key factors when it comes to deciding to buy. Homeownership allows people to grow wealth slowly over time, to hold assets that build equity, and to bring stability into chaotic lives.