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July 2014

Found 4 blog entries for July 2014.

Sarasota real estate market, Sarasota home sales

2014 is shaping up to be a record-breaking one for property sales in the Sarasota area, and demonstrates a continued rebound as more people want to relocate to Southwest Florida, and continue to do so. The news is terrific!

With the release of sales statistics for June 2014, a pattern of continued strong sales topping 1,000 for four months in a row shows no sign of weakening. June's closings, at 1,048 total, bettered the 997 closings from June of 2013, and fell just shy of May 2014's number of 1,100. June 2014's closings included 321 condominiums and 727 single-family homes in Sarasota.

2013's sales were likewise very strong, coming in with the second-highest rates in 91 years. The first half of 2014 shows that this year is stronger than 2013, and is

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Real Estate investing Sarasota

The bottom may have fell out of the real estate market in 2008, but it opened the door wide open for Sarasota real estate investors interested in seeing a profitable return on their investment. Today, housing prices are still staggeringly low, creating innumerable opportunities for savvy investors. If you are looking to allocate some of your investment capital into real estate, you will notice that there are many routes that you can take. Since every type of real estate investment has its own inherent risks and benefits, you should have a solid understanding on each before writing the check. Let’s examine the benefits and risks of a few of the most popular types of real estate investment so you can choose the best route for your individual goals.

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Home Equity and steps to take money out of your house

Homeowners were compensated for trillions of dollars last year in lost home values per estimates from online real estate database Zillow. Because consumers were able to reap more equity, home equity lending programs enjoyed a major resurgence. While it’s not back to pre-crash levels at present, home values are continuing to rise and breathing new life into the lending industry. Here are a few important tips that can help you put your home to work for you.

Obtain Equity

In order to qualify, lenders are going to require you to own 20% or more of your property. This equates to an 80% remainder balance on your mortgage loan compared to the home’s value. Close to 4 million homeowners in the U.S. were released from negative equity last year, and the rate

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Sarasota Homes Sales Increasing

The Sarasota Florida real estate market continues its hot streak, with 2014 sales numbers outshining those of 2013. For the month of May, 747 single-family homes and 353 condos were sold in the Sarasota area. The May total of 1,100 was slightly lower than in April, which came in at 1,195. This number also dipped slightly from the May 2013 number of 1,127. Despite this slight dip, the period from January 2014 to May 2014 is still well above sales from the same time frame in 2013. This is highly encouraging for both sellers and buyers, as 2013 was a record-setting year for home sales in Sarasota. In fact, last year resulted in the second highest number of sales in 91 years of tracking by the Sarasota Association of Realtors.

Sarasota Association of

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