Simply Florida Real Estate Blog


Why Now is the Time to Buy Your Vacation Home in Florida

October 6th, 2015 by

Relaxing by the PoolThanks to the incredible climate, amazing attractions and inexpensive property prices in Florida, people from around the world flock to the Sunshine State to purchase vacation homes. Whether you’re interested in a condo where you can spend a few weeks each year enjoying the sunshine or you’re searching for a house suitable for longer family vacations, I can help you find the perfect vacation home to call your own. [...] Read More

6 Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

October 1st, 2015 by

Young Couple Buying A New HomeI know first-hand just how exciting it can be to buy your first home. One of the joys of working in real estate is watching first-time buyers take the plunge and experience the joys of home ownership. [...] Read More

My Advice for Getting Your Home Ready to Sell

September 29th, 2015 by

Home For SaleAs a real estate professional, it is my job to help individuals who are buying or selling homes in Florida. My aim is to guide them through the process, address the unknown and prepare them for the unexpected. [...] Read More

6 Ways to Decide if Condo Living is Right For You

September 24th, 2015 by

CondosDeciding when to buy a new or a first home is a big decision, and it is one that shouldn’t be taken lightly. I understand what a tremendous choice you have to make, and that’s why I want to ensure that you end up delighted with your residence in the Central Florida area. [...] Read More

Ready to Retire? Find Your Dream Home in Florida

September 22nd, 2015 by

Retirees at New HomeFlorida is known the world over as an incredible retirement destination, and there are definitely plenty of good reasons for that. One of my favorite things about Florida is the welcoming environment that makes it possible for residents of all ages to find their dream home in the Sunshine State. Of course, the wonderful weather is also an important factor that shouldn’t be overlooked. [...] Read More

5 Ways to Decide Which Community is Right for Your Lifestyle

September 17th, 2015 by

Family FunBuying a home is certainly a big deal, but all too often the potential buyers are focused more on the structure itself and less on the area surrounding the actual building. In reality, location is hugely significant when buying a home, and the right community is what can cause you to fall in love with your residence. [...] Read More

Why Should You Have a Realtor When Purchasing New Construction?

September 16th, 2015 by

Vanessa Barnes RealtorWhen it comes time to buy your next home, one of the first decisions you’ll want to make is whether to buy a previously-owned home or opt for new construction. Buying new construction certainly has a number of advantages, especially the chance to customize the build, choose brand new appliances and not having previous owners who might have emotional ties to the property to negotiate with. [...] Read More

6 Factors to Keep in Mind When Buying a Family Home

September 10th, 2015 by

Mom Walking Daughters to SchoolBuying a new home is always a big deal, and there are definitely a lot of different factors that buyers have to consider before taking the plunge. For parents, however, there are a few additional items that need to be addressed. [...] Read More

Location, Location, Location: Why It Matters When Buying a Home

September 8th, 2015 by

Beautiful New HomeBuying a new home is an important decision, and there is a wide range of factors that you might consider when choosing the perfect place to call home. Among them should always be location, as the right neighborhood can make or break your final decision. [...] Read More

5 Mistakes You Can Avoid by Using an Experienced Realtor

September 3rd, 2015 by

Young Woman With Male Realtor Buying a home can feel both incredibly simple and incredibly overwhelming all at the same time. On one hand, it is a matter of finding the right home at the right price and then placing your offer. [...] Read More