Having a Tampa home for sale as autumn swings into full bloom has more than one advantage. First off, this is definitely not looky-loo season—the majority of home shoppers this time of year tend to…

Buying a Tampa home—especially if it’s your first—takes attention to detail, even for home buyers with spotless credit. The challenge is a good deal greater if your credit score has dropped below the level most…

A recent Zillow survey again confirmed that extensive renovations are usually not the shortest path to a sale. Across the board, experts agree: it’s still curb appeal and home staging—staging that highlight’s a home’s best…

Establishing the asking price for a Tampa home may not quite qualify as science fiction, but it can be a bit of an adventure in time and space—at least when it comes to establishing the…

Your Tampa home listing is, hands-down, the most likely place prospective buyers will get their first glimpse of the home you are selling. Most serious prospects will go online as an early step in the…

Homeowners Associations (HOAs) are not a new idea. They were first formed in nineteenth century America, as the Industrial Revolution spurred migration from rural to urban living. Owning real estate has always been considered a…

When you hear the word “drone,” you’re more likely to think military target than local residential listing. But drones could be the Next Big Thing in real estate photography—that is, if they don’t run afoul…

< p style="margin: 0in; margin-bottom: .0001pt;">“To refinance or not to refinance.”  That is the question.  Probably not a question Hamlet had to ask himself as the crown prince of Denmark.  However, most all homeowners will…

If you have been interested in purchasing a condominium in the last several years since the real estate downturn, you are probably aware of the lack of available financing for condos. Condos are usually the…