Buying a Home? Why the FHA Loan is No Longer the Low Down Payment Loan of Choice

July 27, 2013 • 4 comments

This the second article in a series discussing the ins and outs of the best mortgage loan products available for home buyers.  Last week, the USDA Rural Housing Loan was […]

by Michael Tarleton

Buying A New Home? Which Mortgage Loan is the Best?

July 21, 2013 • 11 comments

Are you in the market to buy a house?  What kind of mortgage loan do you want? The best loan with the lowest rate of course. That is an easy […]

by Michael Tarleton

Picking up trash and in Praise of Tele-marketers

April 1, 2013 • 2 comments

  I have been toying with this idea for quite some time. The notion has been stuck in my head but mostly my heart, the thought of BECAUSE I CAN… […]

by Karen Smith

Play Purdy!!! Multliple offers

March 11, 2013 • 4 comments

I just love this job!!! Every day it is new and exciting and different and just when you think you have it figured out …. here we go again.  One […]

by Karen Smith

Times they are a changing!!! Return to a Sellers market

March 5, 2013 • 0 comments

Existing-home sales inched up again during January, according to a recent report by the National Association of REALTORS (NAR). Existing-home sales, which include recently purchased single family, townhomes, condominiums, and co-ops […]

by Karen Smith

Renter Beware

February 28, 2013 • 4 comments

It is a common occurance as of late to get a phone call much like this…. “Hey I saw your rental listing and see that we can get a 4 […]

by Karen Smith

5 Ways to Update your Vacation Rental Property for Rental Season

February 25, 2013 • 13 comments

Spring is almost here and for many of us in Panama City Beach, we’re thinking about how we can best maximize the rental season just ahead of us. At Panama […]

by Jason Koertge

Real Estate: The Future is bright and I Already Have Shades

April 5, 2010 • 0 comments

The Future is bright and I already have some nice shades!!! (purchased from our wonderful Pier Park) With all the negative talk in the news and in the local rags […]

by Cebo Campbell

6 Questions (and answers) about the Extension of the First Time Homebuyer’s Tax Credit

November 18, 2009 • 3 comments

I am so excited that the tax buyer credit has not only extended but has expanded. Now move-up/repeat-home buyers can jump on board and reap the benefits of the program. […]

by Karen Smith

4 Things to Know About Buying Real Estate Today

November 11, 2009 • 2 comments

I have had a hard time focusing on what I want to discuss with you this week so I decided to share from one of my favorite Real Estate gurus, […]

by Karen Smith