The Libor and Adjustable Rate Mortgages

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There is a good article in today’s Wall Street Journal on the Libor, London interbank offered rate. Why should you be concerned? Many adjustable rates mortgages (ARM) here in the U.S. are indexed to the Libor and despite the Federal Reserve’s recent cut in short term rates, the Libor has continued to rise. The article gives a great explanation on why the Libor has continued to rise and what the consequences might be. If you have an ARM that’s indexed to the L...

Pasco Real Estate and the McNary National Wildlife Refuge

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One of the major draws to Washington’s beautiful Tri-Cities area, for both real estate opportunities as well as tourism, is the wide variety and abundance of natural attractions to be found there. The Tri-Cities community of Pasco is home to many of these wonders, including the McNary National Wildlife Refuge. Although this beautiful refuge spans a large portion of the whole Tri-Cities area, it is considered to, in a sense, “belong” to Pasco because of its proximity to and accessibility fr...

Brandon Florida Homeowners Associations

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I am compiling a list of all the Brandon area Homeowner Association websites which is located here Brandon HOA If there is any Brandon community HOA that you would like to add please feel free to add to the blog.

77 MLS boards and counting

Morgan Carey posted this 6 4,339 Views

As many of you noticed we launched the new REW design V 2.something and have all sorts of new sections - one of the more prominent ones is the new MLS board search - which allows users to search all of the MLS boards that Real Estate Webmasters services in terms of providing custom IDX solutions. Now Reed has been workign hard populating the thing, and we aren't even close to done - but I had never actually sat down and counted, so I did - and wow I was quite surprised! So far I count that ...

Relocating to Jupiter Florida?

DavidAbernathy posted this 8,833 Views

Welcome to Jupiter Florida! As Realtors we spend much of our time helping our clients to find the right place to move to.  Of course many times we help our clients find a place to rent while they get to know the area and assist them when they are ready to purchase. I wanted to share some of the area attractions that we don't discuss everyday to help you get a better feel for the area. Jupiter Florida - almost Paradise! Roger Dean Stadium - home to the Florida Marlins...

Coral Gables Real Estate: The City Beautiful

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The city of Coral Gables is situated in Miami-Dade County in Florida, to the south-west of Miami. Notably is also referred to as simply "The Gables" and is best known for being the home to the University of Miami. It is located at 25 43' 42"N, 80 16' 16" W and has an area of more than 96 km sq. According to a recent estimate the city has a population of more than 42,000. The average price of a Coral Gables home is about $900,000 dollars. Over 60% of residents earned ...

Jupiter Ocean Grande Condos For Sale

DavidAbernathy posted this 3,248 Views

Jupiter Ocean Grande Condos For Sale The gated Jupiter Ocean Grande Condominium association consists of 4 buildings. It is just across the street from Jupiter Beach. Each building within Jupiter Ocean Grande is a separate entity. Therefore governing rules may be different between each of the four buildings. As you can see from the photo above two of the buildings have incredible views of the Atlantic Ocean and Jupiter's Beach. The views from the back two buildings vary depending...

Fort Benning Impact on Columbus Ga and the surrounding areas

Wayne Long posted this 2,087 Views

       Fort Benning Ga is the largest employer in the Columbus Ga Metro area.   Columbus is the third largest city in Georgia.    Here are some of the numbers produced by Fort Benning.  1) Fort Benning has a 1.1 million dollar yearly payroll. 2) 33,000 active soldiers on Fort Benning 3) 47,000 military retirees call Fort Benning Home.  4) 9,000 civilian employees work on Fort Benning The Armor school is moving to F...

Jupiter Yacht Club Condos For Sale

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Jupiter Yacht Club Luxury Condos The Jupiter Yacht Club. It's more than a place where style, convenience and play all come together. It is stunning Mediterranean architecture surrounded by a beautiful rim of jeweled water, all of which has earned multiple awards from both the Builder's Association of South Florida and Gold Coast Builder's Association. From the community's 89-slip marina, one of the newest to be built in the area in over 15 years, it is just 1.2 miles with no fixed bridge...

NWMLS Forms and the Washington REALTORS Forms For Purchase and Sale Agreements are Changing and t...

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This fall, the current Washington residential purchase agreement form will not be available. The new Washington REALTORS forms will be taking the place of the current standard. Classes are available (and for the most part, a requirement) in the use of the new forms. One notable change is the requirement to attach a legal description to the purchase and sale agreement, as opposed to merely writing the description in to the listing agreement. To acquire a hard copy of the legal description my ...