There are two kinds of situations that homeowners looking at New Tampa comparables run into: 1. THE SIMPLE COMPS: Your New Tampa home is part of an area that’s more uniform than not, in a…

With New Tampa’s housing news behaving pretty much in line with the rest of the nation’s—that is, exactly as expected for a brisk spring selling season—you don’t usually expect to see much eye-catching housing news…

Magnificent Curb Appeal “Buyers make their decisions in exactly eight seconds. After that, they’ve either fallen in love or are just honoring an appointment.” You’re likely to come across that quotation (from prominent Manhattan Realtor®…

Whenever you are getting ready to buy or sell a residence, taking the temperature of the local housing market is part of how you prepare to engage. When New Tampa real estate prices are on…

Here is a one-question True or False exam that every future New Tampa first-time home buyer should take: True or False: One sure way to build a strong credit report is to pay your bills…

Just as with movie credits, the features you find in New Tampa listings have a “billing order.” The “stars” may not be printed in gigantic superstar type—but the order in which they appear do reflect…

Last week, The Wall Street Journal ran an article about personal finances that New Tampa mortgage payers who are at or near retirement age should find thought-provoking. It centered on the idea that today’s retirees…

New Tampa multi-family housing is the umbrella term covering all the various kinds of residences that shelter more than one family. Everything from duplexes and homes with guest cottages to apartment complexes fall into the…

They really ought to teach this stuff in school: real-life, day-to-day economics. New Tampa youngsters out on their own for the first time are usually left to trial and error when it comes to mastering…

Whenever we think of how our New Tampa home staging professionals approach their craft, it’s all the positives that come to mind—how they transform a ho-hum living room into a welcoming showplace; a run-of-the-mill front…