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How Affordability and Remote Work Are Changing Where People Live

There’s an interesting trend happening in the housing market. People are increasingly moving to more affordable areas, and remote or hybrid work is helping them do it.Consider Moving to a More Affordable AreaToday’s high mortgage rates combined with continually rising home prices mean it’s tough for a lot of people to afford a home right now. That’s why many interested buyers are moving to places where homes are less expensive, and the cost of living is lower. As Orphe Divounguy, Senior Economist at Zillow, explains:“Housing affordability has always mattered . . . and you’re seeing it across...

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The Biggest Mistakes Homebuyers Are Making Right Now

Some HighlightsWant to know the biggest mistakes homebuyers are making today?They include everything from putting off pre-approval for too long, holding out for the perfect home, buying more than they can afford, and skipping out on hiring a pro. Connect with a real estate agent to make sure you have a pro on your side who can help you avoid these mistakes.

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Unlocking Homebuyer Opportunities in 2024

There’s no arguing this past year has been difficult for homebuyers. And if you’re someone who has started the process of searching for a home, maybe you put your search on hold because the challenges in today’s market felt like too much to tackle. You’re not alone in that. A Bright MLS study found some of the top reasons buyers paused their search in late 2023 and early 2024 were:They couldn’t find anything in their price rangeThey didn’t have any successful offers or had difficulty competingThey couldn’t find the right homeIf any of these sound like why you stopped looking, here’s what you...

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Why Fixing Up Your House Can Help It Sell Faster

 If you’re thinking about selling your house, you should know there are buyers who are ready and able to pay today’s high prices. But they want a home that’s move-in ready. A recent press release from Redfin explains:“Buyers are still out there and they’re willing to pay today’s high prices, but only if the house is in really good shape. They don’t want to spend extra money on paint or new appliances.”It makes sense when you think about it. They’re having to pay a lot of money for a house in today’s market. That means they may not be able to easily afford upgrades after they move in. So, if...

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How To Determine if You’re Ready To Buy a Home

If you’re trying to decide if you’re ready to buy a home, there’s probably a lot on your mind. You’re thinking about your finances, today’s mortgage rates and home prices, the limited supply of homes for sale, and more. And, you’re juggling how all of those things will impact the choice you’ll make.While housing market conditions are definitely a factor in your decision, your own personal situation and your finances matter too. As an article from NerdWallet says:“Housing market trends give important context. But whether this is a good time to buy a house also depends on your financial situation,...

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Why Working with a Real Estate Professional Is Crucial Right Now

Navigating the housing market can be tricky, especially these days. That’s why having an experienced guide when buying or selling a home is so important. The market isn’t exactly straightforward right now, and working with a real estate expert can offer insights and advice that make all the difference.While today’s market conditions might seem confusing or overwhelming, you don’t have to handle them alone. With a trusted expert leading you through every step, you can navigate the process with the clarity and confidence you deserve.Here are just a few of the ways a real estate...

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Eat. Play. Be social. North Beach Social #choctawhatcheebay?Amazing sunset views at NBS! Hang out with us this week and…

Eat. Play. Be social. North Beach Social #choctawhatcheebay?Amazing sunset views at NBS! Hang out with us this week and enjoy the ambiance of dining on the beach with live music. Mondays 6-9: 7/29 – Rhino Jockeys. 7/15… and 7/22 – Sunshine Wranglers Tuesdays 6-9: Salt Rock Revival Wednesdays: Paella orders start at 5:30 service at 7pm – Plus Get Jazzy and Jam Night with the Matt McCarty Quartet from 6-9PM Thursdays 6-9: Emma Brunch 7/18, and Donnie Sundal 7/25 Fridays 6-9: Jared Herzog Saturdays 1-4: The Kennedys (7/20 – Nora Bass) Saturdays 6-9: Dion Jones Sundays...

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Emeril’s Coastal ? #GrandBoulevard #SouthWaltonFLNew Hours Emeril’s Coastal: Monday- Closed Tuesday – 5PM to 9PM Wednes…

Emeril’s Coastal ? #GrandBoulevard #SouthWaltonFLNew Hours Emeril’s Coastal: Monday- Closed Tuesday – 5PM to 9PM Wednesday – 11:30am to 9PM with lunch from 11:30am to 2:30PM Thursday – 11:30am to 9PM with lunc…h from 11:30am to 2:30PM Friday – 11:30am to 9PM with lunch from 11:30am to 2:30PM Saturday – 5PM to 9PM Sunday – 10:30AM to 9:PM with brunch ending at 2:30PM

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?It was an AMAZING Friday at the Pensacola Beach Air Show! Let’s do this again tomorrow, shall we??? Wash, rinse, repea…

?It was an AMAZING Friday at the Pensacola Beach Air Show! Let’s do this again tomorrow, shall we??? Wash, rinse, repeat tomorrow. We hope to see you out there! …Get there early!! #pensacolabeachairshow @redlineairshows @adambakerairshows @nick.hanssen Skip Stewart Airshows Redline Air Shows Red Bull Air Force Kevin Coleman Aaron Fitzgerald

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How Do Presidential Elections Impact the Housing Market?

Some HighlightsAre you wondering if the upcoming election will have an impact on the housing market? Here’s what history tells us you need to know if you’re considering a move.?Data shows home sales slow in November but quickly bounce back and rise the following year. Prices usually keep climbing. And mortgage rates typically come down slightly.Presidential elections have only a small and temporary impact on the housing market. If you have questions, connect with a real estate agent.

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