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Posted on 07/31/2020
Security for Your New Investment
Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay When it comes to protecting your high-value home in your absence, few things beat an actual living, breathing caretaker who lives on the grounds. And you'll score bonus points for hiring someone who's trained in fighting fires or apprehending invaders. Your second line of defense should be a local monitoring service that...
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Posted on 07/29/2020
Another Property Sold - 2121 W Powhatan Avenue, Tampa, FL 33603
Here you will find an adorable home complete with newer, low maintenance tile throughout, newer kitchen cabinets, newer windows, remodeled bathrooms, AC 2013, & water heater 2013. Split bedroom plan for privacy, inside utility room, ample closet space and fenced back yard. Close by Lowry Park Zoo, Busch Gardens, Tampa International Airport, & shopping at Tampa International Mall. A short drive to beautiful beaches & many parks. All measurements are approximate & should be verified by the buyer. Hillsborough County states this is on public sewer &...
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Posted on 07/24/2020
3 Things You Need to Consider Before You Host a Home Showing
A home showing often plays a key role in the property selling journey. In fact, if your house dazzles a buyer during a showing, you may receive an offer to purchase your residence shortly after this individual views your home. Of course, there is no guarantee that a house showing will lead to a fast, profitable home selling experience....
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Posted on 07/17/2020
What Is Step-Up Basis?
Image by Steve Buissinne from Pixabay Suppose you’ve inherited your parents’ longtime home. Suppose they paid $100,000 for it, and it’s now worth $300,000. Had they sold it while it was in their possession, they would have avoided paying capital gains tax due to the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997. Now that it’s yours, has that tax avoidance...
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Posted on 07/10/2020
Condo Questions - How is the Property Managed?
Image by Peggy und Marco Lachmann-Anke from Pixabay When inquiring about renting a home or condominium, you may not immediately be aware if the property is being self-managed by the owner or by a property manager or management firm that the owner has hired. There are some benefits and downsides to each. You should first ask who and...
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Posted on 07/03/2020
How to Start Investing
Photo by 3D Animation Production Company via PixabayHave you received your 401K packet? It probably had some selections to make, such as a list of investment options to choose from. A small choice like this makes a big difference down the road. Whether you own a 401K, need to fund your own retirement, are putting a down payment...
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Posted on 07/02/2020
Another Property Sold - 3012 W Beach Street, Tampa, FL 33607
Price Adjustment !!!! INCOME PRODUCER OR FIRST TIME HOME IN BEAUTIFUL HISTORIC OLD WEST TAMPA!! Home centrally located only a few minutes from the Hillsborough River, Raymond James Stadium, International Plaza, Tampa International Airport, West shore mall, Soho, is minutes away from fast booming downtown Tampa, convenient access to I-275, with easy access for commuting to numerous restaurants, museums, entertainment, retail, Channelside District, Tampa Conventional Center, higher education and business hubs. Property has lots of natural lighting, and much more. home is in the heart of it all, GLEAMING flooring, and neutral colors encompass...
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Posted on 07/01/2020
Another Property Sold - 16143 Sagebrush Road, Tampa, FL 33618
AVAILABLE NOW!! Great opportunity for investors or first time home buyers! Come check out this remodeled gem of a home. This Ranchwood Model built by Pulte Homes has New paint, New White Kitchen Cabinets, New bathroom Cabinets, New Stainless Steel Appliances, and New White PVC Fence. Lots of love and additional details have been put into this adorable home. Excellent and convenient location too! Nearby schools, bus stop, close to shopping mall, hospital, schools, restaurants, parks, easy interstate access to downtown, airport, beaches and many other amenities. Hurry before its...
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Posted on 06/26/2020
Accent Your Luxury Home with Landscape Lighting
Photo by Muffin from Pexels When you have a luxury home with impressive architectural features and landscaping, don’t let nighttime prevent you from showing it off. Landscape lighting provides a convenient way to draw attention to certain features of your home and yard when it’s dark out. This type of lighting can improve your home’s curb appeal while...
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Posted on 06/19/2020
Things to Consider Before Buying your First Home
Photo by Suzy Hazelwood from Pexels Are you in the market for your first home purchase? If so, congratulations! This is an amazingly exciting stage of life, and we know you must be excited. Many first-time buyers run into issues that can turn their new home into a source of stress. Here are three common pitfalls you should...
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Posted on 06/12/2020
Florida's Warm Climate is Only Part of the Appeal
Although several areas of the United States are considered desirable places to retire, Florida continues to be one of the leading choices among retirement age couples. While the most obvious reasons relate to its warm climate, a vacation-like atmosphere, and close proximity to the beach, there are also some distinct financial advantages to living in the Sunshine State. According...
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Posted on 06/05/2020
Essentials for Hosting Guests in Your Home
Image by 영훈 박 from Pixabay One of the great benefits of having a home of your own is being able to host friends and family. If it’s your first time living in a house that’s big enough for more than just you, you’ll want to make sure you plan out the best way to keep people comfortable...
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