Homeowners concerned about sinkhole insurance

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Residents in a Tampa area neighborhood where a sinkhole swallowed a man and destroyed a house are worried after a second sinkhole was found nearby… …”If you have property insurance, then you are going to be covered because that is a catastrophic ground cover collapse,” Fasano said. “However, many ...

5 Important Things to Do Before Selling Your House

By Brenda Lyttle Your home is a huge investment and any mistakes while selling it can prove to be pretty costly. Hence, it is always good to be safe and well prepared before you decide to see your home and start making repairs to it. So, before you get excited and start advertising the sale of your house, here are a few things that would be reasonable ...

Three Reasons for the growth of Foreign Investment in Miami Real Estate

The growth in the real estate market in Miami is due to the sudden increase in the investment of foreign capital in the market, market experts believe. If you think that most of this money comes from rich industrialists and investment firms abroad, you will be wrong. Most of these are investments by foreign nationals living in South Florida and Miami. ...

Flood insurance premiums may rise in U.S.

By Ashley A. Smith An extension to the National Flood Insurance Program could mean stability to home buyers, but brings with it the possibility of much higher premiums. “The first thing it does, and this is very important, is it brings stability to local real estate sales,” said Joan LaGuardia, spokeswoman for the Lee County Department of Community ...

Sheila M. Anderson

    Sheila M. Anderson, Realtor Commercial Property Services, Inc. Licensed Real Estate Broker 305-372-9200 352-245-7441 <http://www.floridapropertytaxappeals.com/>   Read more articles by Sheila M. Anderson!    

John J. Adams

John Adams serves as the General Manager for Adams, Cameron & Co. John is a native of the Daytona Beach area and attended several local schools including Seabreeze High School, Father Lopez, and St. Brendan’s. From there, he went on to Florida State University where he majored in Business Management with an emphasis in Information Systems. ...

7 Timeless Home Buying Tips

7 Timeless Home Buying Tips Joe Manausa, MBA Century 21 Manausa and Associates 1140 Capital Circle SE #12A Tallahassee, Florida 32301 (850) 366-8917 www.manausa.com Helping people discover how to buy a home over the past 21 years has revealed 7 inalienable truths that are contrary to the instincts they have when we first meet. Ironically, ...

Buying A Home? Bone-Up On The Short Sale Process

Joe Manausa Buying A Home? Bone-Up On The Short Sale Process Whether it be written in real estate blogs or practiced in our daily operation of a real estate brokerage business, I often see confusion and misunderstanding of the short sale contract process. Read Article | Comment it

Wealthy Buyers Fuel Market for Second Homes

Paul Sullivan Wealthy Buyers Fuel Market for Second Homes Article http://www.nytimes.com/ BARGAINS IN FLORIDA Faigie Richman said she never thought she would end up owning two condos in Miami Beach. Read Article | Comment it

Advice on buying a home in Florida

When is the best time to view a property? One of the intuitive things I knew before obtaining my real estate license in 1982 was that the best time to look at property was during or right after a good rain. Not only is it a way to see if a roof is leaking, it’s a good way to see if the immediate location floods. And anyone who opts to live in a flood ...