RECENT BLOG POSTS
What Happens to the Earnest Money I Submitted?   Most buyers ask if the check will be cashed or held until closing? Buyers want to know if they get the money back if they change their minds. They want to know if the offer doesn't go through will they get their money back. What if the seller does...
11/20/2018
Listen to absorb, to understand -- not to respond. Because when you are listening strictly to respond, chances are you DID NOT FULLY HEAR THE MESSAGE.   In this world, we listen to respond. To outdo. To shine more brightly.For attention. Thank you MTV's The Real World, for making celebrities out...
11/20/2018
Sometimes going too slowly during the home buying process can cause the good, adorable, great buy homes to sell quickly as the slow home buyer checks everything out leaving only the average homes (there are many of them) that linger on the market for the slow home buyer to choose from. Often it ...
11/20/2018
~ Facebook Marketing Tips ~ With some effort you can see good marketing results on Facebook. Whether it is brand exposure or generating new leads, there are many options available to help you reach your goals. What you do not want to do is make silly mistakes that drive consumers away from your ...
11/20/2018
     The Question Board provides a treasure trove of Real Estate information!  Have YOU visited the ActiveRain Question Board?  There is a wealth of knowledge provided by real estate brokers, real estate agents, mortage loan originators, real estate attorneys, home stagers, home inspectors, and o...
11/19/2018
    This Message is So Important, it Bears Repeating     Home buying is often spoken of as an uphill, stressful challenge ...  And while it's true that there's much to know and do during the mortgage process ... the following is also true:  Buyers retain much of the control in determining how qu...
11/19/2018
It was at the beginning of my second year here in Orlando after having moved from Texas in '87 (after OPEC ruined the economies of the gas producing states). I had taken over a very large luxury home and we were discussing the details of the plans on site when out of nowhere... ...this older car...
11/18/2018
     Governor-Elect Ron DeSantis.  United States Senator-Elect Rick Scott.  Despite efforts by corrupt Broward County Democrats to steal the election, Florida Republican candidates dominate and win the two most powerful seats that were up for election.  Florida citizens are celebrating the Victor...
11/18/2018
     It's a great day in Tallahassee!  This afternoon, the Florida State University Seminoles broke their worst losing streak since before the Bobby Bowden Era, by defeating Boston College 22-21.       The FSU Seminoles had a lot at stake going into this game.  They have played in 36 consecutive ...
11/17/2018
I was tempted to come out swinging!  The comments irritated me, and I don't generally irritate easily.  To paraphrase: We're better than YOU.  All you (fill in the blank) are bad for our profession.  There's no way YOU can be professional unless you fit OUR definitions.  It's impossible unless Y...
11/17/2018
Ambassador
2,344,789

Fred Griffin presently on Leave of Absence

Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker
I have a question about Tallahassee, Florida Real Estate!
*
*
*
*
Spam prevention