John's Florida Real Estate Blog

Real Estate Agent - CENTURY 21 Bill Nye Realty, Inc.
Real estate news, opinion, and listings from Zephyrhills, Pasco County, Florida and the west central region of Florida in general. Licensed in Florida.



On November 13-16, 2008  the 14th Annual Fall AutoFest will take place in Zephyrhills at Festival Park, just south of town. Some of the major events will be: Collector Car Auctions Automotive and Antique Swap Meet Car Corral Vintage Auto Exhibition Racing Car Show Camping available from Thursday ...
In the past the Zephyrhills and Pasco County law enforcement officers have been reasonably flexible when it came to issuing speeding tickets. Depending on the circumstances, they would sometimes let you go with a warning unless you were WAY over the limits. However, one of my family members (who...
Last week mortgage rates took a half of a percentage point jump! Some were saying that this week they would go even higher. However, today 10/23/08 Freddie Mac reported that the average mortgage interest rate for 30 year fixed-rate mortgages was 6.04% (6.01% in the southeast), down from 6.46% a w...
Today in Zephyrhills, Florida we had our agents tour, or "caravan". For those of you who are not real estate agents, this is the time many of the agents visit the properties that have recently come on the market. Often agents know what their buyers are looking for and when they see something on t...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The national economic crisis has failed to rattle Florida real estate experts, who, despite serious concerns about the availability of financing, remain surprisingly calm about market conditions within the state, a new University of Florida survey finds. The most recent quarte...
The Pasco County Supervisor of Elections has issued the schedule for early voting here in Pasco County, Florida. Voting will begin on October 20th. You can see the full schedule by clicking on the following link: You can find a complete list of regular pollin...
Just when it looked like the economic relief package that our government and others around the world had put into place to stop the market free-falling, now US mortgage interest rates take a large jump! Today 10/16/08 Freddie Mac reported that the average mortgage interest rate for 30 year fixed-...
On Sunday, November 2nd we need to remember to turn our clocks back 1 hour as Daylight Saving Time ends for 2008. It is hard to believe that it is that time again. For me it is always difficult to have the sunrises and sunsets change so dramatically. Oh well, it has to be done or we won't be on t...
Think it is nearly impossible to find a nice 1982 double-wide 2 bedroom/1.5 bath mobile home on its own lot for under $45,000? Well, here is one for you to consider! Whether as a year-round residence or a refuge from the north's wintry blasts, this home could be just what you are looking for. Th...
Often people that move to Zephyrhills are unfamiliar with the service providers that work in our area. Of course a good place to find information is to seek recommendations from friends, family, and neighbors. If they have had a good experience with a contractor or other provider, then your odds ...

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