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Kiss the Cold Goodbye – Daytona Beach Summer Photo
Ah, the summer and the heat and the beach and brilliant sunshine. Just memories during the past two weeks when we’ve seen cold Florida.
A Time to Give – Helping People in Haiti
I would like to point you to an organization that has been helping Haitians for over 25 years with health care and support.
More Foreclosures on the Way for Daytona Beach Real Estate
Foreclosures over the next two years will continue in Florida and around the country as more “interest only” and low payment loans come due for conversion.
2009 Daytona Beach Real Estate Sales Up 38.1%
Sales of Daytona Beach Condos and Homes were up 38.1% in 2009. More homes and condos were sold in the 12 months of 2009 than in the previous 16+ months in 2007 and 2008.
Sunset At Daytona Beach Muncipal Stadium – Photo Friday
Photo Friday – September Sunset at Daytona Beach Municipal Stadium Football is very popular in Daytona Beach and we have some pretty good football teams.
Aladdin and Sears Home Kits – A Home for $687 – in 1917
In Birmingham England there is a bit of Americana that you might never guess. 200 Kit Homes from Aladdin Homes of Bay City, Michigan sit in a cluster. Built during World War II, the English have placed these homes in the British Historic Register.
Daytona Beach Real Estate Market Boosted by US Treasury
There is little doubt that the Daytona Beach homes market has been boosted by US government actions. The home buyers tax credit, FHA, Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae backing mortgages supports the market.
Beware – Daytona Beach Homes Rental Scam
Recently, I had a customer who was trying to rent a home in Daytona Beach or Ormond Beach, prior to making a purchase. He found a unbelievable listing on Craig’s List – WOW!
FHA Loans for Short Sales – Does The New Policy Affect You?
A homeowner short sales their home because the home value is less than the mortgage. Then they spot a great deal on a short sale home. Can they use an FHA loan?
Mortgage Rates Climb .25% in Past Week – What to Do
Yes, mortgage rates are up. Rates have jumped from 4.93% at the beginning of the month to 5.37% today. The question is will they go up further, or stop and reverse.
Photo Friday – Halifax River Sunrise Ormond Beach Florida
River, ocean, canopy roads, bright sunshine and warm weather attracted us the Daytona Beach area in 1995. We stay for the lifestyle and the weather. On Christmas Eve morning, another beautiful sunrise greeted us.
2009 Christmas Message
We wish you the best possible holiday season. We wish you joy, peace, comfort and prosperity for this season and in the coming years.