July 6, 2017
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Tips For Finding The Right Family Home

April 4, 2017
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3 Things Smart Sellers Don’t Do

March 14, 2017
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Sprucing Up Your Home For Spring Sales

February 13, 2017
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Love Your Home

Love is in the air, but is it in your home? After years in the same place, it can be easy to forget what attracted us to our home in the first place. It’s important to find the right home and then keep the love alive. Whether you are living in a new home, a charming old house, a comfortable condo, or an apartment, there are things you can do to bring back the love. First, look around. What feeling do you get when you look objectively at your home, inside and out? Are there old curtains that are wearing […]
April 4, 2017
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3 Things Smart Sellers Don’t Do

January 24, 2016

Resolving to buy a home this year?

Most Millennials still want to own a house someday, even if they aren’t able to make the leap yet. Though student loan debt or slow wage growth have been holding many young adults back from buying houses, 80% of 18- to 34-year-olds say homeownership is part of their American dream, up from 78% who said so in 2014, according to a survey out this month from Trulia. If homeownership is on your bucket list, it helps to set a more specific goal than saying, “I want to buy a house,” says Karen Carr, a certified financial planner with the organization Society of […]
January 17, 2016

Welcome to Julington Creek

Julington Creek is the name of a tributary off the St. Johns River as well as a fashionable northwest St. Johns County residential community. Julington Creek is perfectly situated just minutes from historic St. Augustine and Downtown Jacksonville. Julington Creek boasts a beautiful natural setting, exceptional recreational amenities, including the over 2000 acre Julington-Durbin Creek Preserve which provides opportunities for hiking, swimming, picnics, fishing, and horseback riding. Also the nearby Julington Creek and Mandarin Holiday Marinas offer boat slips, fishing and sight-seeing charters, rentals, and restaurants. You may also choose a day of cycling along the new William Bartram Scenic and Historic […]
October 4, 2015
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How much house can you afford?

I hope you enjoy this gem of information presented by Jacksonville Business Journal. The housing market in Jacksonville is a lively and wonderful thing! Jacksonville’s housing market is close to pre-recession levels, with some areas inside the metro vying for Florida’s fastest growing ZIP codes for real estate. But how much house can you afford? According to a report from NerdWallet, Jacksonville is the 46th most-affordable market out of the largest 100 American metros. Here’s what affordability looks like in metro Jacksonville: Median Family Income— $80,602 Suggested Home Price— $251,143 Suggested Monthly Mortgage— $1,202 Number of Square Feet— 2,462 Average Mortgage Rate— 3.79 percent […]