For Home Buyers

Best First Time Homebuyer Neighborhoods

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Thinking of buying your first home?  It’s a big decision no doubt.  And the reasons for doing so can be many and varied.  Maybe it’s financial, personal, or even emotional…  Nevertheless, you want to make an informed, well thought out decision.  Sometimes our best intentions don’t do the job though.  Not a month goes by […]

What Is The Best Neighborhood in Jacksonville, FL?

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(Originally published 12/11/12) Think your neighborhood didn’t get the love it should have in this post?  Leave a comment or Send me an email. The neighborhoods used in the article are gated communities (sorry Avondale, Ortega, Riverside, San Marco, etc.), in Jacksonville (we’ll do St Johns county, Orange Park, and the beaches another time) The idea was […]

How to Purchase Investment Real Estate

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Everyone wants to get rich buying and selling real estate right?  From late night infomercials to $1,000 online classes, there is no shortage of gurus wanting to cash in on this hunger for easy money. My personal experience is that making money in real estate is neither quick nor easy.  However, with a willingness to […]

The Ultimate Jacksonville Florida Relocation Guide

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So you want to move to Jacksonville? But, as with any relocation process, you feel like a human in a bug’s world—you don’t recognize any faces, some great threat hides around every wrong turn, you’re unsure of the neighborhood etiquette, and you’re tasked with gathering necessities that you normally take for granted. Jacksonville is a […]

5 Steps to Picking the Right Contractor

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Having dealt with contractors for the last 7+ years, I’ve had both good and bad experiences. Just like any other business…  Ultimately, even if you take all necessary precautions you can’t 100% guarantee successful dealings.  It’s about trial and error! That being said, if you follow the guidelines below you’ll give yourself a really good […]