Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida home sales heating up!

After a disappointing first quarter, Ponte Vedra Beach home sales have certainly heated up! Although listing inventory has been increasing, so have the number of home sales, reaching 75 sales in May 2019:Home sale prices have also skyrocketed, with an April average of $1.15 million. The average sales price in May dropped to $774,000, which […]

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Jacksonville Beach, FL condo sales slow down in 2019!

Jacksonville Beach, Florida home owners have been enjoying a strong sellers market with skyrocketing prices for the last few years, but has the market turned for the condo owners? Jacksonville Beach condo sales prices are down 14% over the the same period in 2018:New condo listings are headed up, while condo sales are down, creating […]

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May 30, 2019

Can I ask the seller to pay the closing costs in my Florida home purchase? How does that work?

seller paying cllosing costs for buyer

Seller paid buyer closing costs in a Florida home sale. It is quite common for home buyers to ask sellers to contribute money towards their closing costs, in order to minimize their out of pocket up-front costs.  ​   ​HOW SELLER PAID BUYER CLOSING COSTS WORK: EXAMPLE:John and Mary want to buy a Jacksonville, Florida home for $200,000. John and […]

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GTM Reserve: The nature lovers beach retreat just outside the city of Jacksonville, FL!

The hidden gem just south of the city! Jacksonville, Florida is certainly known for its main beaches – Jacksonville Beach, Atlantic Beach and Neptune Beach – which are loaded with miles of wide white sand beaches, piers and plenty of restaurants and nightlife. While these lively beaches certainly attract the tourists, the surrounding area also has […]

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Jacksonville Home Prices: Intracoastal West VS The Beaches

The Intracoastal Waterway separates the city of Jacksonville from the Jacksonville Beaches. The area west of the the Intracoastal and The Beaches are two desirable areas close to the water that present distinct housing opportunities.As expected, living closer to the ocean will cost more…but just how much more? And what are the statistical differences in […]

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