Archive for October, 2012

This month in Real Estate, October

Monday, October 29th, 2012

Every month Keller Williams updates what is going on in real estate around the country. This is for October. This Month in Real Estate, October

Thanksgiving and Christmas is a great time to sell your Tampa house.

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

Looking back in the past four years, December tends to be strong month for sales.  Then, January and February sales slack up because during the holidays less people tend to look at homes.  After Christmas people start looking at homes to buy again and sales pick up and stay strong starting again in March.   Lately, […]

Sept ’12 Home Sale Statistics

Friday, October 19th, 2012

The latest Greater Tampa Association of Realtors statistics are here.  It looks like the number of sales and amount of inventory are bouncing around a little bit. septgtarstats

Blackstone home sale In Tampa Florida

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Just in case you get an offer on your house(if you have your house for sale)I wanted to let you know our experience with Blackstone( big Wallstreet firm).  We had a house for sale for a customer in Seffner.  We got an offer from Blackstone.  The paid close to full price.  It was all cash.  […]

Billion dollar Wall Street firm buying Tampa Florida homes

Sunday, October 7th, 2012

A few weeks ago, there was an article in the Tampa Tribune about a wall street firm coming to Tampa to buy a lot of single family homes and rent them for future appreciation.  This is just my personal take on this but if a big Wall Street firm is willing to bet a billion […]

Aug ’12 Home Sale Statistics

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

The Greater Tampa Bay area continues to be strong for sellers, according to the August statistics.  If there are any buyers that would like to buy but are hestitant to, remember that mortgage interest rates are very low and home prices in the area seem to have stopped their decline.                               aug-gtar-stats