pace real estate: First-Time Home Buyer Tips - 10/06/17 07:01 PM
First-Time Home Buyer Tips
Buying your first home is an exciting time but might seem complicated and scary to some. But if you dream of homeownership it is important to know what to do and who to turn to. By following the steps below you will be well on your way!
Find a Realtor.
A Realtor will guide you through the home buying process such as the paperwork, marketing, pricing, negotiating and inspections. Did you know that the buyers do not pay for the working of a Realtor. The service is free for the buyers as the seller pays all of the … (5 comments)

pace real estate: 4 bedroom 2 bath home for sale in North Harbor Subdivision in Pace - 10/05/16 03:35 AM
4 bedroom 2 bath home for sale in North Harbor Subdivision in Pace
 
Welcome home to this well maintained 4 bedroom, 2 bath home, located at 3968 Harbors Port Street, in the North Harbor Subdivision in Pace FL.  With this home you have no worries as the HVAC was replaced in January '16 and it has a NEW 30 year warranty roof in September '16.  These two items are usually the most concerns with homebuyers.  No need to be concerned here.  The seller has taken care of those things for you.  There is also fresh paint on the entire interior of the … (1 comments)

pace real estate: Home with Workshop For Sale in Pace Florida - 3976 Charles Circle - 04/18/16 03:36 PM
    Home with Workshop For Sale in Pace Florida - 3976 Charles Circle Search current inventory of Homes for Sale in Pace Florida Listing Details3976 Charles CircleCurrent Price
MLS number: 498317 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Square Footage: 997 2 car carport 12x24 Workshop
Call Anita Allen at 206-555-7600 to see if this property is still available and arrange a showing.
You Will Love this Well-Maintained Home with WorkshopThis home sits nestled in oak trees just off of popular West Spencer Field road and sits on a double lots. This property has a detached 2 car carport and a 12x24 workshop/storage. This great home … (1 comments)

pace real estate: Homes for sale in Ashley Place Subdivision Pace FL - 03/03/16 01:57 PM
Homes for sale in Ashley Place Subdivision Pace FL
  
Ashley Place has custom built homes in a desirable subdivision located in Santa Rosa County FL.  Ashley Place is a quaint neighborhood located in the heart of Pace.  This wonderful community is within a short  distance of the Santa Rosa Commons Area that includes Target, Publix, TJ Maxx, Pet Smart, Chili's, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Domino's Pizza, Cactus Flower Mexican Restaurant - just to name a few.
 
Looking for a home in Ashley Place?
Interested in finding homes for sale in Ashley Place Subdivision Pace FL? Click that link to find all the currently available homes in this … (1 comments)

pace real estate: Pace Real Estate Market Report For January 2016 - 02/04/16 12:11 PM
Pace Real Estate Market Report For January 2016
                                                     
The January numbers are out for Pace.  Here is how January stacks up: Residential homes sold: 28 homes sold, the average list price was $206,530, the average sold price was $200,449, the median sold price was $177,585; days on the market were 184, and of the 28 residential homes sold none of them were foreclosures and 1 was a short sale. The real estate stats for the month January are great numbers for residential … (0 comments)

pace real estate: 10 Best Upgrades to Boost Your Home's Value - 01/28/16 04:03 PM
10 Best Upgrades to Boost Your Home's Value
10  Adding a bedroom
A four-bedroom house will command a higher price than a three-bedroom, even if they are the same size.  Consider dividing a large bedroom into two smaller ones (be sure this does not make them too small as this can give the opposite effect) or consider converting an upstairs den or sitting room into a bedroom. A four-bedroom house can also be more desirable for buyers with growing families.
 
9  Adding Attic Insulation
If your insulation in your attic is up to par, your home loses heat.  This is what happens:  Heat naturally rises.  So as … (1 comments)

pace real estate: Pace Real Estate Stats For 2015 - 01/13/16 01:06 PM
Pace Real Estate Stats For 2015
The numbers are out for the 2015 for Pace and surrounding areas: Here is how 2015 stacks up: Residential homes sold: 661 homes sold, the average list price was $196,814, the average sold price was $193,443, the median sold price was $187,500; days on the market were 108, and of the 661 residential homes sold 83 were foreclosures and 10 were short sales. The real estate stats for the year of 2015 are great numbers for residential homes sales.
 
Let's see how 2014 compares: The year of 2014 for residential homes were: sold homes were 595, the … (0 comments)

pace real estate: Pace and Milton Real Estate Stats For the Month of December 2015 - 01/03/16 12:58 PM
Pace and Milton Real Estate Stats
For the Month of December 2015
 
The numbers are out for the month of December 2015 for Pace and Milton: Here is how it stacks up: Residential homes sold: 102 homes sold, the average list price was $171,674 the average sold price was $167,852, days on the market were 115. When looking at the number of closed homes 12 of the properties were foreclosures and 1 were short sales.
                                   
Let's see where we were in 2014 at this same timeframe: The numbers for residential homes were: … (1 comments)

pace real estate: Pace and Milton Real Estate Stats For the Month of November 2015 - 12/02/15 01:53 PM
Pace and Milton Real Estate Stats
For the Month of November 2015
 
The numbers are out for the month of November 2015 for Pace and Milton: Here is how it stacks up: Residential homes sold: 76 homes sold, the average list price was $165,018, the average sold price was $160,629, days on the market were 98. When looking at the number of closed homes 12 of the properties were foreclosures and 5 were short sales.
                                   
Let's see where we were in 2014 at this same timeframe: The numbers for residential homes … (0 comments)

pace real estate: Anita Allen, Coldwell Banker Realtor Pace FL - Testimonial - 11/03/15 01:24 PM
 Anita Allen, Coldwell Banker Realtor Pace FL - Testimonial
 
These homeowners are spending their first night in their beautiful new home tonight. I am so happy that they decided to build exactly what they wanted for their FOREVER home. What an honor it is to be YOUR Realtor. I enjoyed working with you on the sell of your home and the purchase of your gorgeous new one. May God bless you and your family as you make memories in your new home!
These homeowners are spending their first night in their beautiful new home tonight. I am so happy that they decided to build exactly what they … (2 comments)

pace real estate: Another Happy Client of Anita Allen, Realtor Coldwell Banker - 10/09/15 09:04 AM
Another Happy Client of Anita Allen, Realtor 
Coldwell Banker 
 
I am so happy for this sweet client of mine.  She retired to Florida and chose me as her Realtor.  We had some huddles to cross but I encouraged her to not give up and keep holding on to the assurance that we would find the right home and she would be able to close on it.  Through praying, continuing to move forward and not giving up.  She is now a happy homeowner.  
 
 
 
Are you thinking of buying a home in the Pensacola Florida or in the surrounding area?  I would love to help.  I'll … (4 comments)

pace real estate: Ten Tips to Speed Up Your Home Inspection - 10/02/15 08:51 AM
Ten Tips to Speed Up Your Home Inspection
Speed up your home sale by preparing your home ahead of time using the following tips.  Your home inspection will go smoother with fewer concerns to delay closing.
 Confirm that the water, electrical and gas services are turned on. Make sure any and all pets are secured or removed from the property. If they are left at the home put them in a cage or secured outside giving access to the entire home. Replace burnt out light bulbs as the inspector will not know if the light fixture is defective or just a bad … (4 comments)

pace real estate: Pace and Milton Real Estate Stats For the Month of September 2015 - 10/01/15 05:37 AM
Pace and Milton Real Estate Stats
For the Month of September 2015
 
The numbers are out for the month of September 2015 for Pace and Milton: Here is how it stacks up: Residential homes sold: 100 homes sold, the average list price was $167,074, the average sold price was $162,850, days on the market were 87. When looking at the number of closed homes 22 of the properties were foreclosures and 3 were short sales.
                                   
Let's see where we were in 2014 at this same timeframe: The numbers for … (1 comments)

pace real estate: 10 Home Checks to Prepare for the Warmer Months - 09/28/15 01:03 PM
10 Home Checks to Prepare for the Warmer Months
Homes can take a bad hit during the winter, particularly after this year’s harsh winter. Seasonal damage to a home isn’t always easily visible, but if it’s not repaired, spring and summer storms can add to the problems, says Paul Sullivan, National Association of Home Builder’s Remodelers chair.
NAHB provides home owners with the following 10 tips to prepare a home for the warmer months ahead:
1. Inspect the roof. Roofs should be checked for any loose, warped, or missing shingles. Also, home owners should check the chimney flashing and skylight seals are intact. … (3 comments)

pace real estate: Register for your Free listing account. Stay in the loop on the real estate market! - 09/28/15 12:22 PM
Register for your Free listing account.
Stay in the loop on the real estate market!
I'm excited about my website. You can register for your FREE listing account. It's offered at "no cost or obligation". When you do you will be able to save any listing, set-up email alerts and updates on homes that meet your search criteria, and alerts on new listings and price changes to homes you have already saved. This will keep you in the loop and save you tons of time and effort. I hope you will take advantage of this and register today. Search for your dream … (0 comments)

pace real estate: CURB APPEAL.... HOW IMPORTANT IS IT? - 09/28/15 11:37 AM
A vast majority of home buyers decide whether or not to look inside a home, based on their first impressions of the outside… does it have “curb appeal?” ..the view they see when they drive by or arrive for a showing. You can ensure people want to come inside your home by spending some time working on its exterior appearance, making it inviting for buyers to want to see more.
                                           
Most potential buyers find it difficult to visualize changes, and … (3 comments)

pace real estate: BUYING YOUR FIRST HOME? BUDGET FOR ADDITIONAL EXPENSES INVOLVED - 09/28/15 10:33 AM
BUYING YOUR FIRST HOME?
BUDGET FOR ADDITIONAL EXPENSES INVOLVED
 
Nothing is more exciting than buying your new home….It can also be overwhelming as it is the largest financial investment you will probably make. Buying a home is a very emotional event… and can be very stressful … and in the excitement of the process, it’s all too easy to forget the additional costs involved in any transaction of buying a home. Having a great agent to assist you through the process is vital… one who has your best interests in mind, is patience, and who will explain each step of the process … (1 comments)

pace real estate: 5 Tips for Selling Your Home in a Short Sale - 09/27/15 02:33 PM
5 Tips for Selling Your Home in a Short Sale
Selling your home in a short sale is one way to avoid foreclosure. If you’re considering a short sale, then you will need to work out an arrangement with your lender to sell the home for less than the amount you owe on the mortgage. Since you’re unlikely an expert at conducting a short sale, there are some tips you should follow to ensure its success:
Know the Mortgage Balance(s)
First, you need to know the total balance of any mortgages or liens you have on the property. Each lender that has a … (2 comments)

pace real estate: What a Home Inspection Should Cover - 09/27/15 02:07 PM
What a Home Inspection Should Cover
Home inspections will vary depending on the type of property you are purchasing. A large historic home, for example, will require a more specialized inspection than a small condominium. However, the following are the basic elements that a home inspector will check. You can also use this list to help you evaluate properties you might purchase.
 
Structure: A home’s skeleton impacts how the property stands up to weather, gravity, and the earth. Structural components, including the foundation and the framing, should be inspected.
 
Exterior: The inspector should look at sidewalks, driveways, steps, windows, and doors. A home’s siding, … (0 comments)

pace real estate: Real Estate Tip: First Impressions. Grab 'em at the front door! - 09/27/15 01:31 PM
Real Estate Tip: First Impressions.
Grab 'em at the front door!
First impressions is what will get the buyers in the front door. I always stress this to the sellers that I work with. If we can't get them in the front door we won't get a contract. That's what we all want, right? So we need to grab them at the front door. When your front door is free of dirt, debris & insects, an immediate, pleasant first impression is created for any visiting Buyer of the home you're selling.
The more you know, the better prepared, the better the outcome. … (2 comments)

 
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Your Realtor for NW Florida, Pace/Milton/Pensacola

Pace, FL

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Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate - 850-377-4410

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