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2711 N Poplar Ave Tampa FL 33602

This Home is For Sale By Owner- Broker is the Owner of this HomeWill post the Zillow Link here once live- It will have home details.$297,500 It's a 3 Bed 1 Bath 1,300 sqft 2 Car GarageHere is a

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More Americans Say Now is a Good Time to Sell!Recently released data from Fannie Mae’s National Housing Survey revealed that rising home prices were the catalyst behind an eight

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How Your Home’s Value Grows Your Family’s WealthOver the next five years, home prices are expectedto appreciate 3.64% per year on average and to grow by 18.4% cumulatively, according to;

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Real Estate Mogul Heres Why You Should Buy

Real Estate mogul, Sean Conlon, host of The Deed: Chicago on CNBC, was recently asked the question, should you buy? Or should you rent a house? Click here on his...

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3 Charts That Shout List Your Home Today

In school, we all learned the theory of supply and demand. When the demand for an item is greater than the supply of that item, the price will surely rise. Click here to view full...

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How Fast Can You Save For A Down Payment

Saving for a down payment is often the biggest hurdle for a first-time home buyer. Depending on where you live, median income, median rents, and home prices all vary. So, we set out to find out how

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Its A Sellers Market Should I Downsize Now

A study by Edelman Berland reveals that 33% of homeowners who are contemplating selling their houses in the near future are planning to scale down. Let’s look at a few reasons why this might

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Tax Return Depressing Owning A Home Could Help

Many Americans got some depressing news last week; either their tax return was not as large as they had hoped or, in some cases, they were told they owed additional money to either the Federal or

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Measuring Your Ability To Achieve The American Dream

Forbes.com recently released the results of their new Amercian Dream Index, in which they measure "the prosperity of the middle class, and...examine which states best support American Dream."

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US Housing Market Continues The Move Into Buy Territory

According to the Beracha, Hardin & Johnson Buy vs. Rent (BH&J) Index, the U.S. housing market has continued to move deeper into buy territory, supporting the belief that housing markets across

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Thinking Of Selling Now Is The Time To Act

If you thought about selling your house this year, now may be the time to do it. The inventory of homes for sale is well below historic norms and buyer demand is skyrocketing. Click Here to Continue

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Sales At Highest Pace In 10 Years

5.45 million existing homes were sold in 2016! This is the highest mark set since 2006.Inventory of existing homes for sale dropped to a 3.6-month supply, the lowest level since NAR began

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Home Mortgages Rates Up Requirements Easing

The media has extensively covered the rise in mortgage interest rates since last fall (from 3.42% last September to the current 4.1% according to Freddie Mac). However, a less covered aspect of the

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Millennials Flock To Low Down Payment Programs

A recent report released by Down Payment Resource shows that 65% of first-time homebuyers purchased their homes with a down payment of 6% or less in the month of January. Click Here to Read Full

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Dont Get Caught In The Rental Trap

There are many benefits to homeownership. One of the top benefits is being able to protect yourself from rising rents by locking in your housing cost for the life of your mortgage. Click here to

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The Importance Of Using A Professional To Sell Your Home

When a homeowner decides to sell their house, they obviously want the best possible price for it with the least amount of hassles along the way. However, for the vast majority of sellers, the most

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15014 Homes Sold Yesterday Is One Of Them Yours

There are some homeowners that have been waiting for months to get a price they hoped for when they originally listed their house for sale. The only thing they might want to consider is... If it'

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The Real News About Housing Affordability

Some industry experts are claiming that the housing market may be headed for a slowdown as we proceed through 2017, based on rising home prices and a potential jump in mortgage interest rates. Click

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Buying This Spring Be Prepared For Bidding Wars

Traditionally, spring is the busiest season for real estate. Buyers come out in force and homeowners list their houses for sale hoping to capitalize on buyer activity...Click Here to View Full

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A Key Component In Getting Your House SOLD

So, you’ve decided to sell your house. You’ve hired a real estate professional to help you with the entire process, and they have asked you what level of access you want to provide to potential

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Check The Consumer Confidence In Economy Housing Is Soaring

The success of the housing market is strongly tied to the consumer’s confidence in the overall economy. For that reason, we believe 2017 will be a great year for real estate. Here is just a touch

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HOME PRICES UP ACROSS THE COUNTRY

Based on the latest numbers, if you plan on relocating to another state, waiting to move may end up costing you more! Click Here to read.

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Looking To MoveUp To A Luxury Home Nows The Time

If your house no longer fits your needs and you are planning on buying a luxury home, now is a great time to do so! We recently shared data from Trulia’s Market Mismatch Study 

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Renting Or Buying Either Way Youre Paying A Mortgage

There are some people who have not purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you are living with your parents rent

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The Foreclosure Crisis 10 Years Later

CoreLogic recently released a report entitled,United States Residential Foreclosure Crisis: 10 Years Later,in which they examined the years leading up to the crisis all the way through to

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5 Reasons To Love Using A RE Pro INFOGRAPHIC

Highlights: Hiring a real estate professional to guide you through the process of buying a home or selling your house can be one of the best decisions you make! They are there for you to help with

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2 Myths That May Be Holding Back Buyers

Myth #1: “I Need a 20% Down Payment”Fannie Mae’s survey revealed that consumers overestimate the down payment funds needed to qualify for a home loan.... Click the picture below to

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Buyers Are Searching For Your House

The most recent Pending Homes Sales Index from the National Association of Realtors revealed a slight bump in contracts with an increase of 1.6% in December.. CLICK PHOTO TO

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How I Sell Homes Fast For Top Dollar

REDEFINING SERVICE IN REAL ESTATEThank you for contacting West Real Estate Group regarding the marketing and sale of your property. We have created this online page to provide you with a glimpse

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Sales At Highest Pace In 10 Years INFOGRAPHIC

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Thinking Of Making An Offer 4 Tips For Success

Thinking of Making an Offer? 4 Tips for SuccessSo you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call a ‘home,’ and you finally found one! The price is right, and in such a competitive market

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What To Expect From Your Home Inspection

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Thinking Of Selling Why Now Is The Time

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If Your Home Hasnt Sold Yet Check The Price

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Tips For Preparing Your House For Sale

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Millionaire To Millennials Buy A Home

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5 Myths About Real Estate Reality TV Explained

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Why PreApproval Should Be Your First Step

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Save A Minimum Of 174k In Payments And Interests On A 2M Home

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Save A Minimum Of 87k In Payments And Interests On A 1M Home

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Save A Minimum Of 85k In Payments And Interests On A 975k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 58k In Payments And Interests On A 675k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 56k In Payments And Interests On A 650k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 54k In Payments And Interests On A 625k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 52k In Payments And Interests On A 600k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 47k In Payments And Interests On A 550k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 45k In Payments And Interests On A 525k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 43k In Payments And Interests On A 500k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 39k In Payments And Interests On A 450k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 37k In Payments And Interests On A 425k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 34k In Payments And Interests On A 400k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 32k In Payments And Interests On A 375k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 30k In Payments And Interests On A 350k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 28k In Payments And Interests On A 325k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 25k In Payments And Interests On A 300k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 24k In Payments And Interests On A 275k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 22k In Payments And Interests On A 250k Home

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Save A Minimum Of 17k In Payments And Interests On A 200k Home

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Down Payment Assistance

FINALLY YOU CAN STOP SAVING MONEYAND WAITING TO BUY A HOMEFlorida Housing offers down payment and closing cost assistance in the form of a second mortgage loan to assist eligible home buyers

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