Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother's Day from all of us at Live South Florida Realty, Inc.!

On this Mother’s Day, we at Live South Florida Realty, Inc. want to extend our warmest wishes to all the amazing moms in our community. Mothers are the cornerstones of our families, providing love, support, and a nurturing environment that allows us to thrive. They juggle countless responsibilities with grace and strength, making them true… Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day!

Real Estate Considerations For Unmarried Couples

Unmarried couples need to consider various things prior to buying real estate together.

Buying a house with your partner is a huge step, and for unmarried couples, it adds an extra layer of complexity. The excitement of finding your dream home can overshadow some crucial listing considerations. By being prepared and upfront about your situation, you can navigate the listing process smoothly. Below we discuss some things to… Continue reading Real Estate Considerations For Unmarried Couples

Economic Advantages Of Buying A Home Now

Buying a home now may be a good idea.

The housing market can certainly be complicated, and with recent economic fluctuations, you might be wondering if buying a home now is the right move. While there’s no one-size-fits-all answer, there are some definite economic advantages to considering home ownership now. In addition, much of this decision will be based on your local market dynamics.… Continue reading Economic Advantages Of Buying A Home Now

Investment Potential Of A Condo vs. A House

Houses and condos offer different pros and cons as investments.

Investing in real estate can be one of the best ways to build wealth. In particular, the South Florida real estate market continues to experience strong demand due to the amount of people moving to our area. With this said, many real estate investors continue to be drawn to The Sunshine State. However, what has… Continue reading Investment Potential Of A Condo vs. A House

What To Expect From A Home Inspection

The home inspection is a critical step in the home buying or selling process.

The home inspection period is a crucial stage in the real estate transaction, offering both buyers and sellers a chance to navigate some of the final hurdles before closing. This period allows for a thorough inspection of the property, uncovering potential issues and providing opportunities for negotiation. Whether you’re buying or selling a home, understanding… Continue reading What To Expect From A Home Inspection

How To Choose A Mortgage Broker

A good mortgage broker is an essential part of your home buying team!

It is estimated that approximately 80% of recent home buyers financed their purchase by obtaining a mortgage. This figure is up slightly from 78% last year, but still lower than the 87% seen in 2021. Needless to say, buying a home is a monumental life decision, and securing the right mortgage is crucial. While banks… Continue reading How To Choose A Mortgage Broker

What Is A Reverse Mortgage?

If you are 62 or older, a reverse mortgage may assist with living expenses.

For many homeowners, their home is their biggest asset. As you age, you might find yourself wondering how to leverage that built-up equity to improve your retirement or financial situation. This is where a reverse mortgage come in. It is believed that the first reverse mortgage was written in 1961. With this said, they became… Continue reading What Is A Reverse Mortgage?

Florida Freedom Month Sales Tax Holiday

Florida Freedom Month Sales Tax Holiday will take place throughout the month of July 2024.

Nowadays we are all looking to save some money wherever we can. Well, we have some good news! On April 30, 2024, Governor Ron DeSantis announced that he would be signing the Freedom Month Sales Tax Holiday in the budget for Fiscal Year 2024-2025. This Freedom Month sales tax holiday will be taking place throughout… Continue reading Florida Freedom Month Sales Tax Holiday

New Homeowner Checklist

As a new homeowner, it is important to be organized to complete various tasks.

Congratulations! You’ve officially closed on your dream home. Now comes the exciting (and sometimes overwhelming) task of settling in. As always, it is important to be prepared and have a structured plan to ensure success. To help navigate this transition smoothly, we’ve compiled a comprehensive checklist to ensure you don’t miss a beat. New homeowner… Continue reading New Homeowner Checklist