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By Marc Grossman, GRI, Greater Orlando Real Estate Broker
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The following are the market sales statistics for Longwood, Seminole County, Florida for December 2009.  Longwood is made up of the zip codes of 32779 & 32750.  For purposes of this analysis we are only splitting the data according to single-family homes vs, condominiums, townhomes and villas. A...

By Chris Brown- Florida Home Loan Specialist | Certified Mortgage Planner, Chris Brown 407.367.2974
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Just one month after touching a 3-year high, the National Association of Realtors® Pending Home Sales index plunged in November.  A "pending" home sale is a home that is under contract to sell, but has yet to close. The 16 percent drop marks the first retreat in Pending Home Sales since January o...

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Wekiva Hunt Club Real Estate is a golf community of subdivisions that surround the Wekiva Golf Club. Each neighborhood is situated within the perimeter of East/West Wekiva Trail. The homes, enveloped in blossoming plants and leafy trees, are nestled within the grassy golf greens and small ponds....

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Longwood a city with approximately 14,000 residents located 45 minutes north of Orlando, Florida. The quaint, attractive city is extremely family-friendly and the area�s recreational facilities are often geared towards children. Situated in Seminole County, Longwood has long been common tourist ...

By Chris Brown- Florida Home Loan Specialist | Certified Mortgage Planner, Chris Brown 407.367.2974
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Fannie Mae raised the bar for mortgage applicants this past weekend.  Getting approved for a home loan just got harder. In its official announcement, Fannie Mae says the updates minimize long-term lending risks.  If that's the case, this won't be the last guideline change Fannie Mae makes -- espe...

By Marc Grossman, GRI, Greater Orlando Real Estate Broker
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The following are the market sales statistics for Longwood, Seminole County, Florida for November 2009.  Longwood is made up of the zip codes of 32779 & 32750.  For purposes of this analysis we are only splitting the data according to single-family homes vs, condominiums, townhomes and villas. A...

By Chris Brown- Florida Home Loan Specialist | Certified Mortgage Planner, Chris Brown 407.367.2974
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Since peaking in July 2009, national foreclosure activity has dropped through 4 consecutive months. On a month-to-month basis, November's foreclosure activity fell another 8 percent. However, national foreclosure activity continues to be dominated by a minority of states. As reported by RealtyTra...

By Chris Brown- Florida Home Loan Specialist | Certified Mortgage Planner, Chris Brown 407.367.2974
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Tis the season to do shopping -- and get bombarded with offers to open credit cards. The deals are tempting, too. "Open a charge card today" and save up to 20% on your purchase. Considering that the average Black Friday ticket was $343, that's $68 saved per store. For big-ticket items like telev...

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Alaqua Lakes Real Estate is an upscale, guard-gated golf community in the city of Longwood, Florida. The Legacy Club Golf Course, which wraps in and around this elegant neighborhood, is a very prominent, well-known, and distinguished golf venue. Many international golf celebrities and serious loc...

By Chris Brown- Florida Home Loan Specialist | Certified Mortgage Planner, Chris Brown 407.367.2974
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Home affordability improved this week after the Federal Reserve released its November 3-4, 2009 meeting minutes. The FOMC Minutes is a companion to the Federal Reserve's post-meeting press release. It's released 3 weeks after the Fed adjourns and details the internal debates that shape our nation...

By Marc Grossman, GRI, Greater Orlando Real Estate Broker
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The following are the market sales statistics for Longwood, Seminole County, Florida for October 2009.  Longwood is made up of the zip codes of 32779 & 32750.  For purposes of this analysis we are only splitting the data according to single-family homes vs, condominiums, townhomes and villas.   ...
Bella Vista | Longwood, FL Do we renovate our existing home or move? That's a question being pondered by many families as they determine that their present home has become inadequate. Many times, families need more space, but are hesitant to leave the surrounding community that they've grown to l...

By Chris Brown- Florida Home Loan Specialist | Certified Mortgage Planner, Chris Brown 407.367.2974
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Mortgage markets were extremely volatile last week, carving out a wide range between Monday and Friday. Thankfully for rate shoppers, the overall momentum was positive. Mortgage rates fell for the second time in as many weeks. Rates still sit higher versus their early-October lows. For pure "news...

By Chris Brown- Florida Home Loan Specialist | Certified Mortgage Planner, Chris Brown 407.367.2974
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Congress both extended and expanded the First-Time Home Buyer Tax Credit program Thursday. The White House says the President will sign it into law today. The up-to-$8000 tax credit's expiration date has been pushed forward to spring, requiring homebuyers to be under contract by April 30, 2010, a...

By Chris Brown- Florida Home Loan Specialist | Certified Mortgage Planner, Chris Brown 407.367.2974
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The housing market continues to steam forward. As reported by the National Association of Realtors®, the Pending Home Sales Index posted its 8th consecutive monthly gain in September. It's the longest winning streak in the history of the index and Pending Home Sales are now at their highest level...

By Chris Brown- Florida Home Loan Specialist | Certified Mortgage Planner, Chris Brown 407.367.2974
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At some point in their lives, every home buyer in America has wondered "Is now the best time to buy a home?" In this 3-minute video, NBC's The Today Show does a good job of answering the question. The conclusion? Yes, but not if you're going to overpay. The Buyers Market is ending, we learn, as h...

By Thomas D
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Centerline Homes is now previewing Bella Vista, an intimate village of estate-styled homes located in Longwood, FL. This Seminole County municipality is very popular with home buyers. Bella Vista's location 1 mile from Lake Brantley High School, in a great location within Longwood. The homes tha...

By Marc Grossman, GRI, Greater Orlando Real Estate Broker
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This is not a story about the work that I recently had done at my home, but more so of the workmanship of the man who did it. I will have to give a disclaimer here, that I've become friends with this man, but the pictures will tell a story in itself.   There comes a time when we have to do some w...

By Marc Grossman, GRI, Greater Orlando Real Estate Broker
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The following are the market sales statistics for Longwood, Seminole County, Florida for September 2009.  Longwood is made up of the zip codes of 32779 & 32750.  For purposes of this analysis we are only splitting the data according to single-family homes vs, condominiums, townhomes and villas. ...

By Thomas D
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A Brief History of Longwood, FL Longwood has been a destination point for Florida travelers since coastal tribes used The Senator, an ancient bald cypress, to find their way over land from the St. Johns River to trading grounds at Spring Hammock. This was the wilderness sanctuary early tribes fou...

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