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It's a good time for move-up buyers to sell
As a value percentage, small homes have gained more equity than larger homes. Financially, that makes this the ideal time for owners to shop for an upgrade
Lots of positive trends in today's housing market
While the real estate industry always has one challenge or another, the economy is currently improving, millennials and boomers are primed to buy, foreclosures have plummeted and more new homes are coming online. Read more
A downpayment gift? Be careful
Many first-time buyers receive downpayment assistance from family or friends, but they must follow specific guidelines to avoid trouble down the road. Read more.
4 of 5 top Miami home seekers from South America
The top Florida city for international buyers released a profile of demand based on international searches via its own website and through realtor.com. Read more.
New federal rule bans smoking in public housing
Smoking will be prohibited in public housing developments nationwide under a final rule announced Wednesday by the Obama administration. Read more
Modern vs. contemporary: Which is it?
Should you call your new listing modern or contemporary? While used interchangeably, they're not really the same thing because "contemporary" keeps changing. Read more
Palm Beach: Landmark status recommended for Seaspray home
Viera: Getting new apartment complex, church
South Tampa: Church property to be redeveloped into retail center
Miami-Dade: Apartment complex of 150 units proposed along U.S. 1