Simply Florida Real Estate Blog


Discover the Amenities and Great Location of Baldwin Park

November 20th, 2014 by

Home in Central FloridaAs one of the busiest tourism destinations on the planet and a mecca for retirees who crave warm weather, the Central Florida city of Orlando is a recognizable name in real estate. Buyers who are looking in the Orlando suburbs for the perfect piece of property might want to add another name to their address book: Baldwin Park. Close to Orlando, friendly, secure and bursting with amenities, Baldwin Park is definitely an up-and-coming area for residents as well as property investors. [...] Read More

Top Places for Singles to Live in the Orlando Area

November 18th, 2014 by

Singles Dinner PartyWhen it comes to finding the best possible neighborhood in which to buy a home, there are dozens of factors that come into play. For singles, however, things like the ranking of the nearest school system or the availability of playgrounds within walking distance might not be a concern whatsoever. Commuting possibilities, nightlife and shopping often rank higher for singles. [...] Read More

What International Sellers Need to Know about Selling a Florida Vacation Home

November 14th, 2014 by

Vacation Home at NightAlthough there are plenty of great reasons for international buyers to scoop up Florida real estate, there are also lots of reasons why those same individuals might want to turn around and sell. Florida vacation homes can be a great way to turn a profit, and many international sellers are ready to take the next step and sell their real estate in Florida. For the most part, the sales process will be similar for international and domestic sellers. However, there are some key differences that are unique to America or to Florida in particular. [...] Read More

7 Great Reasons to Live In Kissimmee Florida

November 11th, 2014 by

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Join Retirees Who Make Winter Time a Perpetual Vacation In Central Florida

November 6th, 2014 by

Retirees on BikesFor most people, winter is associated with snow, ice, blizzards and generally cold and unpleasant weather. For retirees who are lucky enough to call Central Florida home, however, winter translates to sunny skies, comfortable temperatures and a perpetual vacation lifestyle. If you are thinking seriously about retiring to Central Florida, you are certainly not alone. Here are some of the most convincing reasons to head to Central Florida in time for the next winter. [...] Read More

8 Great Reasons For Young Families To Make Celebration, Florida Home

November 4th, 2014 by

Young Family in Front of New HomeYoung families who find themselves ready to relocate may struggle to determine where they should live. Even if one or both parents are moving in order to work in a new city, you’ll have your pick of the surrounding suburbs when it comes to finding the right home. In Central Florida, Orlando is a hub for employment as well as recreation, meaning that there are several neighborhoods in every direction. One of the most popular for young families is Celebration, Florida. [...] Read More

The Ultimate Vacation Home: Condo, Townhouse or Single Family Home?

October 30th, 2014 by

Family In PoolIf you are interested in buying a vacation home in a top destination that boasts warm weather, endless attractions and plenty of income potential if you want to rent your property to others when you aren’t using it yourself, there is no question that the winner is Central Florida. Within the region, there are a number of exceptional neighborhoods as well as countless different properties that potential buyers can choose from. Ultimately, most buyers will have to decide between three types of Central Florida homes: the condo, the townhouse and the single family home. [...] Read More

Top 5 Questions to Answer Before Purchasing a Vacation Home

October 28th, 2014 by

Two story houseWhen purchasing a vacation home in Central Florida, there are a lot of options for you to choose from. You can find a golf course home suitable for a retired couple, a big single-family home with a pool or a townhome or condo minutes from major Orlando attractions. It’s all up to you! To help you narrow down your options, these five questions can help you determine what property and location will be best for your Central Florida vacation home. [...] Read More

Top 5 Questions to Ask Your Realtor When Buying a Vacation Home in Central Florida

October 24th, 2014 by

Couple Sitting PoolsideWhether you are purchasing a home to use as a full-time vacation rental or you are planning to rent it out short-term to bring in an income, buying a home in Central Florida can be an exciting prospect. [...] Read More

How To Purchase a Central Florida Vacation Home as an International Buyer

October 22nd, 2014 by

Vacation HOmeAs an international buyer, you’ll be faced with a unique set of challenges when it comes to purchasing a vacation home in Central Florida. While local buyers might be familiar with the area, investors from overseas may have only visited the area once before or even be completely new to all that Central Florida has to offer. [...] Read More