Category Archives for "Home Buying"

Info and tips to help you buy a Jacksonville, Florida home.

How to win a home bidding war!

how to win a bidding war

Times are tough for buyers! When faced with stiff competition for the Jacksonville home you want to buy, be ready to come in strong and beat out the other buyers!4 TIPS TO BECOMING THE WINNING BIDDER: 1 Do your research!Try to find out a little more about the seller’s situation so you can tailor your offer […]

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The Beaches home sale prices: How much will it cost to live by the water in Jacksonville, Florida?

PICTURE OF JACKSONVILLE BEACH

Thinking of moving to the coastal Jacksonville area? This huge city has so much to offer, and its certainly not short on beautiful beaches! The Jacksonville Beaches, known locally as “The Beaches”, are a group of communities on the northern half of an unnamed barrier island, nicknamed San Pablo Island, separated from the main body […]

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Jacksonville, Florida Relocation Resource Guide

Considering relocating to Jacksonville? We have you covered! Here is a compilation of links to all the resources you could need to make your Jacksonville, Florida relocation a smooth one! Jacksonville, Florida Relocation Resources city of jacksonville info City HallDemographicsWhat the Locals are Saying learn about the schools Duval County SchoolsJacksonville School Ratings get crime […]

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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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