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By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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Ocala & Marion County Market Report August 2013 Homes 40% higher last month than during previous July July was an active month for Marion County’s single-family home market. Realtors reported 518 sales of existing homes - 40 percent more than recorded during the same month last year.The median s...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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 FedEx Ground closes $7.8M deal to buy 150 acres at commerce park "Ocala 489 LLC on Monday morning closed the deal selling 150 acres of land at the Ocala/Marion County Commerce Park to FedEx Ground Package System Inc. for $7.8 million, clearing the way for the company's plans to build a hub facil...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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  Why not Ocala has so much else to offer, why not add the World Series? "Visalia claims Under-10 Cal Ripken World Series title" OK, so Ocala's Rampage did not advance, but in this kind of a series everyone is a winner!                       10-YEAR-OLD Ocala, Florida August 10-17, 2013 About Oca...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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And Now the Present; Getting to Know Each Other Better This is part 2 'And Now the Present' of get to know me on Debbie Reynolds’s Contest: What We Have in Common, Getting to Know Each Other Better, August Challenge in ActiveRain Part 1, From the Past; Getting to Know Each Other Better   Got into...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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Two Ocala Hospitals Shine in Rankings by Consumer Reports     Munroe, Ocala Regional fare well in Consumer Reports ranking   "Both of Ocala's main hospitals were ranked near the top of Florida hospitals for surgery performance in elderly patients, according to a national report from Consumer Repo...

By Sara Homan, Realtor, Homes, Farms & 55+
(Coldwell Banker Ellison Realty 352-209-4044)
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While showing a home in a 55+ community the other day to a couple, the wife started sneezing and her nose and eyes began to run.  They loved the house and honestly there wasn't a cat in sight, in fact the owners didn't live there anymore yet the furnishings and personal items remained. We all lov...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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Ocala Ready to rock at City Hall   "American Idol," "The X-Factor," "The Voice" and other TV singing contests feature talented people from all walks of life, from every corner of the country. But this little corner of the country also has its share of undiscovered singers and bands. Some of them...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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Ocala's IHMC Wins Robotics Competition   IHMC Finishes First In International Robotics Challenge Pensacola, FL -- A team from the Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition (IHMC) took first place in the initial stage of the DARPA Robotics Challenge, topping a roster of 26 of the top robo...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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CF ranks as nation's 8th most affordable 4-year college We always brag about Ocala's great weather, being the Horse Capital of the World, and its many attractions and activities.  Now we can also brag about it great College and being one of the most affordable in the country! "The U.S. Department...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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God and Country Day is back on for July 4th Earlier this week we wrote: God and Country Day Canceled for this Year!! Need a Miracle! Well the miracle occurred and Ocala Marion County will have its 44th annual God & Country Day God and Country Day is back on for July 4th "A day after announcing th...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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God and Country Day Canceled for this Year!!  Need a Miracle! Could a forty year tradition be coming to an end in Ocala & Marion County?  One of the biggest 4th of July celebrations in the county has been happening for 43 years.  Most recently turned into a "tailgate party" in the heart of horse ...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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Could the Ocala National Forest become the Next Amazon Jungle?  Just a little stretch of some imagination.  Although Ocala does have a national forest.  And even a few monkeys are living in the wild there.  No, the Ocala National Forest in not the next Amazon Jungle. But Amazon, the internet bloc...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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Ocala & Marion County Unemployment Improving Thanks to High Tech!   R+L Carriers' new tech center fueled in part by incentive money "From cigarettes to cellphones to Chinook helicopters, R+L Carriers Inc. prides itself on delivering the goods more efficiently than most. “From Bangkok to Bangor, M...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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 Ocala's Final Honor Flight How appropriate as we approach Memorial Day that volunteers and supporters organize a trip to Washington DC's WWII memorial for what is often called The Greatest Generation.  It is so sad that for many of these heros Ocala's last flight may be their last flight.   Vete...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty Field Day for ARC Marion At its 5th annual Red Day "Give Back Where You Live", Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty organized a Field Day for the clients of ARC Marion.   WHO WE ARE! ARC Marion, Inc., established in 1959, creates opportunities for persons with int...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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Ocala & Marion County Jobless Rate Continues to Plummet "Marion County's unemployment rate is continuing its downward trend, falling to 7.5 percent in April, down 0.3 percentage points from March's rate of 7.8%  This is the fifth consecutive month that the Ocala/Marion County metropolitan area ha...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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Orb Did It! He Added That Gem in Ocala's Crown! Yesterday we wrote "With 14 of the 19 horses in this year's Kentucky Derby field having Ocala connections, there is a real good chance of Ocala getting another gem in its crown as Horse Capital of the World!"  Although, Orb was the favorite, we did ...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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Can Orb Win The Derby and Put Another Gem in Ocala's Crown?   With 14 of the 19 horses in this year's Kentucky Derby field having Ocala connections, there is a real good chance of Ocala getting another gem in its crown as Horse Capital of the World! 14 local horses: Derby field has Ocala feel   "...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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Ocala the Next Silicon Valley? Downtown becoming magnet for technology companies Is Ocala becoming the next Silicon Valley. Well considering it is on a hill and not a valley, maybe not. But it has attracted 6 high tech businesses recently Including th!nk Technologies Group powered by LSeven.   th...

By Bob Miller, The Ocala Dream Team
(Keller Williams Cornerstone Realty)
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Top Five Easiest Real Estate Markets To Crack 5) Ocala, FL "This Florida city experienced the fifth-highest growth in listings since 2012, with an increase of 3.09% year over year. Median listing prices have remained relatively stable at $129,900, with a slight 1.01% increase in the past 12 month...

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