The real estate market in Tallahassee is recharging! That is great news for our local economy, for small business owners, contractors, suppliers and service providers. The statistics provided directly from Florida REALTORS data and research department, we have much to be thankful for and to look forward to in the months to come.
Since the 2012 Presidential election, I have received four calls on the 3.8% Real Estate Transfer Tax issue associated with health care reform. People are fearful that it is a sales tax on real estate and are afraid to sell as a result. Thankfully, this should not prevent someone from selling, as this is not the case of an across the board real estate sales tax.
Education is a requirement set for the in the REALTOR Code of Ethics. Higher ethical standards for members of the National Association of Realtors involve dealing with the public, with fellow Realtors, and for setting the bar higher for Realtors as individuals. There are many educational events you may hear Realtors today discussing. Last fall […]
High utility rates in Tallahassee must be considered when purchasing homes. Working within a buyers budget and making sure home-buyers know the utility history of a property should be part of the research done prior to making an offer. It is part of the due diligence that Realtors incorporate into their responsibilities to their customers. check with the City and see if you qualify for a rebate before you make a purchase!