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For example, provided you have kids you would like to be in a particular school zone to be picked up by the bus. This determines the area or zip code you can live in. Obviously if you home school it's not a problem. The next is living near family members, lifestyle, do you want waterfront, gated community, golf course community, doctor offices, 55 plus community, near entertainment, hospital, shopping? All these and more come into play when making a final decision as well. Provided you are working from home it may not matter at all and a huge game changer.
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We would never suggest that a real estate company could be successful without fully understanding local market trends. But ignoring trends or assuming they don't carry the same weight would be an equally erroneous suggestion. In my experience the most effective industry leaders appreciate the appropriate balance between the two ends of the spectrum.
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As a trusted advisor, professional realtor and military veteran I am here to serve you and on the pulse of the housing market for the Dr Phillips and Central Florida area. Always stay in tuned, educated and connected in this volatile housing market to purchase or for the sale of your home. In the absence of trustworthy up to date information whether it's a housing crisis or local housing market, real estate decisions are increasingly being driven by fear, uncertainty and doubt. We as trusted advisors drive the real estate community and always preaching the truth of real estate. I emphasize that education is a must for the community to ensure you are making the right decision.
Part of my job is to keep you educated of the local market trends, information of the buying and selling process to include real estate common terms and videos. Don't get confused with the news, they talk about national level data, I can provide the most current up to date local data.
Don't let this shifting housing market delay your dreams, data reveals home values typically appreciate over time and that gives your net worth a nice boost. When you are getting help with a home, look for your realtor with the heart of a teacher. If you are ready to start your journey, contact me today at 850 496-6412 to help begin a new walk to home ownership and all your real estate needs.