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Each month AR runs numerous contests as a way for our members to engage in activities
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Here's another avenue for you to build relationships with others. Share your expertise with someone searching for answers.
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Your Homepage will alert you of new questions in your state
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These state pages or hyper-local pages provide content directly related to a specific geographical location.
State, County, City and Neighborhood pages make it easy for consumers to find what they're looking for.
Post your listings, school information, local events, market reports and more
Consumers peruse these pages for information
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Why now is the best time to buy! - 02/21/08 09:32 AM
Now is THE best time to buy a home! It’s a buyer’s market. Price declines over the past year have made this the best time to buy. The inventory of homes for sale gives buyers incredible selection. The number of homes for sale is greater than it has been in 15 years.* Real estate continues to be a great financial investment. The average return on a five percent down payment over 10 years is usually three to five times greater than stock market returns.* The current favorable market conditions won’t last long. Research shows that prices are beginning to stabilize and (0 comments)
Amendment 1 Grey Areas & Lawsuits - What's Next for Florida Taxpayers? - 02/18/08 03:00 PM
Check out these articles in today's St. Petersburg Times about Amendment 1, and also one from the Orlando Sentinel concerning the potential repeal of Amendment 1. What does this mean for homebuyers? I don't know about all of you, but I'm more confused than ever! Personally I did not vote for Amendment 1 because of some of the unfair advantages it created and issues it did not address but our local Realtor board pushed everyone to say yes, in hopes that it would rejuvenate the real estate market. I don't think it will and was hoping people would vote no until they (2 comments)
What is YOUR local Realtor's association doing to boost home sales? - 02/12/08 05:29 PM
Driving around Tampa recently I've started to see billboards that say "BestTime2Buy.org" with a picture of a house and a for sale sign. Of course, I had to check it out. I think its pretty cool that our local boards of Realtors have put together a joint venture to create this website to encourage home buyers that now is the time to buy. It also has search features on the site that allow you to search area homes or search for a local Tampa area Realtor. The first page of the website states: Why is NOW the best time to buy a home? It's a (8 comments)
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