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Naples, Bonita Springs & Estero offers exquisite waterfront, beachfront & golf course living through an incredible variety of homes & condos. The formulas to achieve your real estate desires are here!
When I'm looking for the best information and advice, I locate someone who's knowledgeable, honest and gives me the hard data to back up their perspective and experience. Once that information is provided I want to analyze and even question it so I can make a timely decision and reward that person for their assistance. I truly believe that honesty and integrity produces loyal customers and that's exactly what I pledge to my clients!
My business ties me strongly to my valued clients and my goal is to continue to extend you a level of service and attention that is not dependant on whether you are prepared to do a transaction today! Assisting you in this way enables me to prove my worth. Even if we don't do a transaction together I hope you'll feel my consultation was so valuable, you reward me with the ultimate compliment, a referral to assist someone you value.
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Let me be the first to welcome you & introduce the only source you’ll ever need in Southwest Florida! …Garren Grup and the information delivered via www.BuyUpNaples.com . If you are considering the purchase or sale of a beachfront or golf course condo, home or land in Naples, Bonita Springs, Estero or Fort Myers then please consult me as the professional that will deliver the lifestyle you seek in this resort area. I will formulate a plan to achieve your real estate desires by analyzing your unique situation and the current market conditions. Let me compose a plan to achieve your goals. I guarantee you’ll find my knowledge, services and the technology I utilize invaluable! Provide me the opportunity to prove it to you today by calling me & Expect Noteworthy Results!
As a (CDPE) Certified Distress Property Expert, I can counsel homeowners in the various options to consider if they find themselves in a situation where they are having difficulty affording their mortgage payment or an adjustment in the interest rate is just around the corner and they will have difficulty paying the new ARM (adjustable rate mortgage) payment with a higher rate. The short sale of a property is a difficult decision, the consequences of which are ALWAYS better than a Foreclosure. Make sure you have all the facts by consulting an expert so you make the right decision for you and your family.
A short sale can be an excellent solution for homeowners who need to sell, and who owe more on their homes than they are worth. In the past, it was rare for a bank or lender to accept a short sale and the loss associated with writing off the bad debt. Today, however, due to overwhelming market changes, banks and lenders have become much more negotiable when it comes to these transactions. Recent changes in corporate policy at these banks and the Obama administration have also improved the chances of getting a short sale approved. There are other options however and you should consult knowledgeable authorities like me that can provide additional resources to determine if this is your best option.
Here's a more official definition of a short sale for those less familiar:
A homeowner is 'short' when the amount owed on their property is higher than current market value they could sell it for.
A short sale occurs when a negotiation is entered into with the homeowner's mortgage company (or companies) to accept less than the full balance of the outstanding loan at closing. A buyer closes on the property, and the property is then 'sold short' of the total value of the mortgage that the borrower owes.
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Specializing in Naples & Bonita Springs Area, Resort Properties:
"Thank you so much...we were so impressed by your professionalism, follow-up, and your ability to go above and beyond... We had a great experience working with you and would highly recommend you to anyone. Much success in the future." - Bob & Valerie Keating
"A bright and articulate professional with a cooperative and likable personality. He has the thorough knowledge and manner to serve his market with style and wisdom...we highly recommend him." Yours truly, Mike Redenshek
"Dear Mr. Wood, while in Florida recently I went to an Open House on Barefoot Beach Boulevard held by Garren Grup. I wanted you to know what an outstanding job he did. He was very professional, knowledgeable and friendly. Since my husband is in real estate, I have met many agents and while in Florida I attended a number of opens. Mr. Grup is a valuable member of your team." Sincerely, Carol Gallivan
"You epitomize patience, persistence, perservereence, honesty and integrity. I am absolutely greatful to have been able to work with you. To say that you went the extra mile is an understatement. I look forward to working with you often in the future. Please accept my sincerest gratitude. I wish every blessing to you and your family." God bless, Dr. Michael J. Lowe
"Garren... thanks for your professionalism, 24/7 access and for all the extra tasks you took care of in our absence. It has been great working with you. The best realtor experience Paulette and I have experienced! " - Neil Marchuk
My ActiveRain Success
The technology, skills and visability I have been able to achieve on ActiveRain by blogging have kept me at the head of the pack. I have been fortunate to build on that experience and assist in improving the knowledge, expertise and technology of our area Real Estate Boards and our MLS system.
SunshineMLS - Joint Naples & Bonita Springs-Estero Association(s) of REALTORS Board of Manager 2011-2014 System Operation & Design Committee for SunshineMLS - Committee Member 2008 – 2010 SODC Vice Chair for 2011
Bonita Springs - Estero Association of REALTORS MLS & Technology Committee Member 2007 - 2010 MLS & Technology Co-Chair for 2011 2010 Leadership Team Board of Directors 2011-2013 "REALTOR of The Year" Nominee for 2010
Disclaimer: ActiveRain Corp. does not necessarily endorse the real estate agents, loan officers and brokers listed on this site. These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house. ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.