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Bank of America and Citi Mortgage Short Sale Success – Lakeland FL - 03/30/12 08:59 AM
Bank of America and Citi Mortgage Short Sale Success – Lakeland FL I love to do the happy dance when a short sale finally closes and seller and buyer are happy campers. Another short sale successfully closed on March 26, 2012 on a single family home in Lakeland FL – Christina Community with Bank of America and Citi Mortgage. The home has 3 bedrooms/2baths with about 1,954 living square feet. It was purchased in November 2006 for $245,000. It was sold for $130,000. A decline in market value of 47% within 5 1/2 years. Liens: 1st mortgage balance of $184,000 with (4 comments)
Lakeland FL Sandpiper Golf Homes - February 2012 Real Estate Market Update - 03/29/12 04:05 AM
Lakeland FL Sandpiper Golf Homes - February 2012 Real Estate Market Update Sandpiper Golf & Country Club, an active 55+ community, is located in North Lakeland with easy access to I-4, top medical facilities, shopping a dining. The homes were built in the late 80’s through the late 90’s and contain approximately 1200 single homes and villas from over 900 – 2,000 square feet. Homes have 2 or 3 bedrooms, vaulted ceilings, and offer a variety of floor plans and upgrades, such as enclosed patio, flooring, kitchen, appliances, etc. They are mostly used as vacation homes for our Snow Birds as (6 comments)
I AM ENTITLED TO A SHORT SALE! - 03/28/12 09:01 AM
Attention Lakeland Fl homeowner! Another great article by Richard Zaretsky you must read. I have turned down Lakeland short sale listings of homeowners who are not cooperative in providing me with the necessary documents in order to make sure that a short sale will work for them. I don't take on a listing if the homeowner is not fully clear that short sale approval is not guaranteed. I don't take on a listing if the homeowner does not understand that his lender may not waive the deficiency. I don't take on a listing if the homeowner does not understand that there (6 comments)
Lakeland FL Carillon Lakes Homes for Sale | Market Report for January - February 2012 - 03/27/12 06:00 PM
Lakeland FL Carillon Lakes Homes for Sale | Market Report for January - February 2012 A short distance to major employers such as Publix Supermarkets corporate office and GEICO Insurance as well as shopping at the Lakeside Village, Target and many restaurants situated along Harden Boulevard makes Carillon Lakes in Lakeland Florida a convenient location.Carillon Lakes in Lakeland FL is conveniently located minutes from Polk Parkway and Interstate 4, Carillon Lakes is a 24hr man-gated community situated southwest Lakeland, Florida and has almost 650 homeowners according to their newsletter. Carillon Lakes community has a lot to offer for families and retirees such as swimming pool, tennis courts, basketball (5 comments)
For one week from March 27th through April 1st, 2012, Linder Airport will become once again the busiest airport in North America during the 38th annual Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In & Expo event. It is estimated that this gathering will entertain about 170,000 visitors from around the county and the world. The 2012 Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In event will be staged on 850 acre footprint of the Lakeland Linder Airport engaging all levels of aviation enthusiast, (15 comments)
Silver Moon Drive In Theater – Lakeland Florida - 03/21/12 05:56 AM
Silver Moon Drive In Theater – Lakeland Florida Looking for something fun things to do this weekend on a budget in Lakeland Florida? Why not go see a movie? Some would say absolutely not because the cost to go see a movie in a regular theater is at an all time high and if you want anything to drink or to snack on. However, a fantastic option is the Silver Moon Drive In Theater in Lakeland FL. If you have never had the experience of going to a drive in theater you are in for a treat. One of the great things about Silver Moon (18 comments)
SOLD! Lakeland FL Home for Sale - Why This Home Sold In Less Than 90 Days - 03/16/12 06:40 PM
SOLD! Lakeland FL Home for Sale - Why This Home Sold In Less Than 90 Days There is no doubt in my mind that homes are selling in Lakeland FL in a reasonable time. This home was sold today and this is why: Great location for buyer who wanted larger lot that provides privacy Well maintained home - previous owner took pride in homeownership and repaired/replaced things when needed and wanted. Seller was motivated Home was priced right Home was marketed with visual tour, youtube and online advertisement Buyer was well qualified All parties involved worked together to allow for a (7 comments)
I Must Net X Dollars To Sell My Lakeland FL Home - 03/13/12 06:16 AM
I Must Net X Dollars To Sell My Lakeland FL Home This past week I spent most of my time with out of state clients showing homes in and around Lakeland. My buyers were also driving around on their own and came across a “For Sale by Owner Sign” in a community that was of interest to them. They took down the phone number and that afternoon when I met with them, they told me about it and asked me to call the owner. When I called the owner, I identified myself as a Realtor® working with clients who are interested in your (3 comments)
STOP PAYING YOUR MORTGAGE? – FANNIE MAE SAYS YES! - 03/08/12 05:09 AM
Attention Lakeland FL homeowners! The most frequently asked question.....should I continue or should I stop paying my mortgage? Florida real estate attorney Richard Zaretsky wrote this great informative article when considering listing your house as a short sale that is owned by Fannie Mae. This article is a must read! Via Richard Zaretsky, Florida Real Estate Attorney (Richard P. Zaretsky P.A. - Board Certified Real Estate Atty): In a gradual and interesting development, Fannie Mae servicers have determined that short sale applicants that are not at least 60 days late WHEN THEIR SHORT SALE APPLICATION (CONTRACT) IS SUBMITTED will be rejected without review (9 comments)
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