There's been a lot of buzz about the current housing recovery in Orlando, many real estate agents feel that these developments mean the end of Orlando short sales. Speaking as a realtor that specializes in doing short sales, I completely [...]
If you are looking for a home in Central Florida, you cannot afford to miss this latest update on the C.F. real estate scenario. Winter Park has clawed its way up to become the most sought after city for potential home buyers. However, four other Lake County cities such as Tavares, Leesburg, [...]
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[...]
Open houses are starting to become popular again. it seems that every weekend when I'm driving around in Orlando I see open house signs everywhere I go. It's become a great way to not only showcase a new listing for Orlando realtors but also to market those problem listings that have trouble[...]
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 Metro Orlando Economic Development Commission started its ‘Brand Orlando’ campaign with a lot of vigor and the results of the effort have been positive. The EDC has managed to rope in seven new construction projects at various sites in Orlando.
Hard work of the EDC has finally paid [...]
According to an Orlando real estate industry report, the housing inventory for the city saw a 42 percent hike in February, just ahead of the much awaited spring selling season. The increase in inventory however is not without an increase in median prices of homes – a phenomenon that Orlando [...]
CoreLogic has some great news for Orlando realtors and the real estate industry in general. The American business intelligence agency that provides financial and real estate information and analytics to businesses and the feds, reports that Orlando foreclosure rates reduced again in December2013.[...]