A short sale on your home can be frustrating, intrusive and sometimes even embarrassing. At Orlando Realty Consultants [ORC] we've developed a process for people who need to do a short sale, but don't want the whole neighborhood knowing about it. We like to call it..." The Quiet Short Sale". [...]
At first there were a lot of rumors and speculation among Hunters Creek residents about a new subdivision that may or may not be built. However, over the past year or so the question is more about "when" it will happen and not "if" it will happen.
The long anticipated subdivision of Kailey's[...]
As the work on constructing a giant observation wheel at the International Drive is going on in full swing, the tourist corridor of Orlando has a lot of things to look forward to. The word was, the overall project, that the observation wheel is a part of, is to be named the Orlando Eye 360 by its [...]
The debt relief act of 2007 has officially expired as of January 1st 2014. This situation creates huge tax burdens for Florida homeowners that are upside down and that have or will receive any kind of mortgage forgiveness such as a short sale.
This means that the IRS will consider any [...]
The Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation has some good news for all real estate buyers. Results from a new survey conducted by the Virginia-based government-sponsored enterprise, point towards a slight dip in the mortgage rates across all of America.
The spring buying season has commenced[...]
A recent and large scale Orlando real estate development is the apartment complex that will soon come up in Altamonte Springs. A. Charlotte of N.C. development plans on converting an 80-acre area into one of the biggest apartment buildings in Orlando. Top Orlando real estate developers, Crescent [...]
According to a report released by the US Census Bureau on Thursday, March 27, "The Villages" is the fastest growing metropolitan area in the US. The population census report reveals that over the 12-month period spanning from July 2012 to July 2013 – The Villages registered an impressive [...]
While some Orlando home buyers rely on love at first sight, that kind of chemistry is hard to quantify. Luckily, there are some objective criteria most realtors - and most buyers - use when measuring the value of a home. If you aren't sure the value of your home, there are a few elements that [...]
When I started my career as an Orlando realtor back in 2004, I started working for one of the big-box brokerages thinking that it was a good way to get started in Orlando real estate and become a successful realtor. Working for a nationally recognized brokerage franchise can be great for new-bee [...]
With all the New Year's resolutions that have fallen by the wayside it's time to get up, brush yourself off and get refocused. Being a rel estate professional is not easy and can be mentally as well as physically demanding, especially when that deal that you worked so hard for just fell apart. [...]