Renters Are Less Likely To Move In This Market

Renters are more likely to stay put in the current market.

For renters, the question of “to move or not to move” has become a much weightier decision in today’s housing market. Contrary to past trends, renters are showing signs of settling in for the long haul, with a recent Redfin report indicating that one in six renters (roughly 16.6%) have stayed in their current home… Continue reading Renters Are Less Likely To Move In This Market

Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday

The Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday can help you save money on essential items.

As the Atlantic hurricane season kicks off, Florida residents have a chance to save money on essential supplies with the state’s Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday. This year, there are two separate periods where you can purchase qualifying items tax-free: This is a great opportunity to stock up on your emergency kit and ensure you’re… Continue reading Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday

Happy Memorial Day!

Happy Memorial Day from all of us at Live South Florida Realty, Inc.!

On this Memorial Day, all of us at Live South Florida Realty, Inc. remember the brave men and women who fought for our freedom and gave the ultimate sacrifice. Let’s never forget their sacrifice and we thank all our members of our military for their service.

Are Florida Homeowners Insurance Rates Dropping?

Many Florida insurers have announced rate reductions or pauses for 2024.

Florida homeowners know all too well the sting of rising insurance costs. In particular, homeowners insurance in The Sunshine State has reached a level of crisis in recent years. However, in a year marked by economic uncertainty, some insurance companies are offering a welcome sign of stability – holding their rates steady or even implementing… Continue reading Are Florida Homeowners Insurance Rates Dropping?

NOAA Predicts An Active Hurricane Season

Another active hurricane season is being predicted for 2024.

For residents along the Atlantic and Gulf coasts, the start of hurricane season is officially only days away. The official start of hurricane season is on June 1st and runs through November 30th. Each year, the National Ocean and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) releases their predictions for hurricane season. We discuss these predictions in more detail… Continue reading NOAA Predicts An Active Hurricane Season

Natural Weed Control Options For Your Yard

Natural weed control remedies for your yard can also be better for the environment.

When it comes to curb appeal, a nice front yard is what greets any visitor or prospective buyer to your home. We all love a lush, green lawn, but pesky weeds can quickly turn that dream into a nightmare. While chemical herbicides can be effective, they often come with drawbacks like harming desired plants and… Continue reading Natural Weed Control Options For Your Yard

Iconic Gulfstream Hotel To Reopen In Lake Worth Beach

The iconic Gulfstream Hotel is making a comeback to Lake Worth Beach!

The iconic Gulfstream Hotel, a cornerstone of Lake Worth Beach for nearly a century, is finally set to emerge from its 15-year slumber. Restoration St. Louis, the development group behind the project, has announced a two-phase plan that will see the grand dame of Lake Worth hospitality reborn. Originally built in 1925, the Gulfstream Hotel… Continue reading Iconic Gulfstream Hotel To Reopen In Lake Worth Beach

Pros And Cons Of Amendment 5

Amendment 5 could bring some much needed relief to Florida homeowners.

Later this year, Floridians will get a chance to vote on Amendment 5 on the November ballot. You may be wondering what Amendment 5 is? In a nutshell, this amendment would provide an increase in the value of homestead exemptions through adjustments to match inflation. Needless to say, with inflation rising out of control for… Continue reading Pros And Cons Of Amendment 5

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!

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?