home sales: Walton County Trends - 10/17/13 05:12 AM
Walton County Florida is located in the Panhandle and sits between Destin, FL and Panama City Beach, FL.
 
The report just came out today from September.
New Home Sales are up 18.73% for the year.
Condo and Townhome Sales are up 5.41% for the year.
Lot sales are down 14.57% for the year.
Total Foreclosures are down by 9.15% for the year.
New filings for Foreclosures are down by 35% for the year.
 
Inventory levels have dropped creating a new demand for new home builders and signs of activity can be seen everywhere.  Prices are up with inventory dropping.  … (0 comments)

home sales: Real Estate Sales Activity - 06/17/13 12:40 AM
Walton County Trend Report shows that we are way up in sales in this county.  Walton County is located in the Panhandle of Florida beginnning at the Alabama Line down to the Gulf of Mexico.
New Home sales were up 15 % in the month of May over last year and for the year to date figure new home sales are up a whopping 28% over 2012 figures.
Resale of Single Family Homes were up 32% over May of last year and for the year up 13%.
In the category of condos and townhomes in the resale category they were up … (0 comments)

home sales: Take a Drive - 01/23/13 08:55 PM
Home builders release forecast for 2013 LAS VEGAS – Jan. 23, 2013 – The housing upturn that took root last year is expected to pick up momentum in 2013, but headwinds along a number of fronts could impede the pace of the recovery, according to economists at the International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas this week. “Nearly every measure of housing market strength – sales, starts, prices, permits and builder confidence – has been trending upward in recent months and we expect to see gradual but steady growth along these lines in 2013,” said NAHB Chief Economist David Crowe.
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home sales: October Sales Report - Emerald Coast Association of Realtors (STRONG) - 11/18/11 01:54 AM
Total Units Sold
 
 
 
Sales statistics are generated on approximately the 10th of each month. These statistics include information recorded in the Emerald Coast Association of Realtors (ECAR)MLS system by ECAR MLS participants and subscribers, and do not include information entered by other Associations or "for sale by owner" properties. The ECAR coverage area is primarily Okaloosa and Walton counties, but may also include parts of Escambia, Santa Rosa and Bay counties. Sales information is based on existing homes only; new construction is not included.
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home sales: Real Estate Sales Activity July 2010 - 08/08/11 02:34 AM
This report covers all of Okaloosa County.  Okaloosa County is home to cities like Destin, Ft. Walton Beach, Crestview, and Niceville and surrounding areas.  It is a market filled with military men and women stationed at either Eglin or Hurlburt Field operations.
For the month of July there were 305 Total Single Family Homes sold.  This was an increase of 22.49% over last July.  For the year-to-date figure, Okaloosa County is up 17.70% overall.
Condo sales have taken off again as well and there were 99 condos that sold in the month of July.  This compares to only 55 last July.  … (1 comments)

home sales: Walton County Real Estate Sales Activity for January 2011 - 02/04/11 03:55 AM
Total Single Family Home Sales were up 18% for the month of Jnauary.
118 Homes Sold in Jan. 2011 compared to 100 in Janaury 2010.
Total Condo and Townhome Sales  were up 21% for the month of January.
73 Condos and Townhomes sold in Jan. 2011 compared to 60 in Jan. 2010.
Residential Lots are down 25% for the month of January.
97 Lots Sold in Jan. 2011 compared to 131 in January 2010.
Taxes remain to be low in Walton, County were you can figure .0096% of the sales price is a good estimate of our real estate taxes.
Kelly Klein, … (0 comments)

home sales: Typical Weather Conditions - 12/14/10 03:46 AM
December 14, 2010
On this date:  In 1924, the temperature in Helena, Montana fell 79°F in 24 hours and 88°F in 34 hours. From the 14th to the 15th, the temperature plummeted from 63°F to -25°F.
Today in Panama City Beach, FL the temperature right now feels like 37 degrees with a high reaching 50 degrees today.  Plenty of sunshine and a light to moderate chop in the Gulf of Mexico. 

Photo taken by Chris Bozdech, Vice President of Lifeguard Real Estate, Inc. in Blue Mountain Beach, FL 32459
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home sales: Walton County Market Trends Report is Out - 11/05/10 02:40 AM
Single Family Sales Category
Total New Sales October 2010 (26) vs October 2009 (25)  Year to date 2010 (222) vs 2009 (197) UP 12.69%
Total Resales October 2010 (107) vs October 2009 (92)  Year to date 2010 (931 vs 2009 (835) UP 11.50%
Condo and Townhome Sales Category
Total New Sales 2010 (1) vs October 2009 (6)  Year to date 2010 (25) vs 2009 (61) Down 59.02%
Total Resales October 2010 (72 vs October 2009 (54)  Year to date 2010 (682) vs 2009 (551) UP 23.77%
Lots
October 2010 (134) vs October 2009 (133)  Year to date 2010 (1,399) vs 2009 … (1 comments)

home sales: 5 Tips to Prepare Your Home for Sale - 10/07/10 02:35 AM

5 Tips to Prepare Your Home for Sale Article From BuyAndSell.HouseLogic.com
By: G. M. FiliskoPublished: February 10, 2010
Working to get your home ship-shape for showings will increase its value and shorten your sales time.
Many buyers today want move-in-ready homes and will quickly eliminate an otherwise great home by focusing on a few visible flaws. Unless your home shines, you may endure showing after showing and open house after open house-and end up with a lower sales price. Before the first prospect walks through your door, consider some smart options for casting your home in its best light.
1. … (0 comments)

 
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