Pre Qualification vs. Pre Approval: Does It Matter?
In the realm of real estate, opting for a pre-approval rather than a pre-qualification can be a game-changing decision. A pre-approval involves a ...
Posted by Maria Hoffman on August 21, 2023
Is it Time to Update your Legal Documents?
Have you recently moved here to the State of Florida? If so, this is a perfect time to review your legal documents and get them updated with a local ...
Posted by Maria Hoffman on June 2, 2023
Wealth Building Through Real Estate
Some wonder about owning vs. renting, especially in the current market. Owning a home has a lot of benefits, such as potential tax deductions, being ...
Posted by Maria Hoffman on March 14, 2023
A Quick Message to All Florida Property Owners
If you’re a Florida property owner, this message is for you. As we finish out August, the property appraisers in every Florida county ...
Posted by Maria Hoffman on August 26, 2021
Appraised Value vs. Market Value
In a previous video, we described why real estate agents tend to price homes a little under market value—they’re not giving the ...
Posted by John Hoffman on June 15, 2021
Why Homeowners Insurance Rates Are Up
Torie McCorkle joins us to discuss the latest on homeowners insurance.
I’m delighted to be joined by special guest Torie McCorkle ...
Posted by Maria Hoffman on June 2, 2021
When a Home’s Appraisal Comes in Low
When a home’s appraisal comes in low, you have four options.
If a home’s appraisal comes in below its contracted sale price, one of ...
Posted by Maria Hoffman on March 10, 2021
What to Know About Florida’s Homestead Exemption
This is an important reminder for everyone who purchased a home in Florida in 2019.
If you or anyone you know purchased real estate in 2019 in ...
Posted by Maria Hoffman on February 13, 2020