Author: Jennifer Cotton

Prepping Your Home for Sale

Every seller wants to maximize his or her profit. Partnering with a real estate agent is a great start. Homeowners can further increase their bottom line with a few simple steps. To get the most out of your house, complete the following before you list.   Hire your own home inspector. If a buyer’s inspector… Read more »

Posted on July 6, 2018 by

Do I need a Home Inspection? Yes!

  It’s easy to get swept up in the excitement of buying a new home and forget to make the important decision to have a home inspection conducted soon after you are under contract. Although home inspections are not required in every state, home inspections are an instrumental part of the homebuying process that can… Read more »

Posted on May 26, 2018 by

What is my Down Payment on a house?

  A question from home buyers, particularly first timers, is: “How much do I have to put down to buy a house?” The answer is: It depends. The most important of those factors will be your credit, followed by income. Conventional loans  These mortgages are loans obtained through Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac. If you… Read more »

Posted on May 15, 2018 by

Knowing Your Credit Before Buying a Home

  Knowing your Credit beforehand can help. Your credit – including ensuring credit reports are correct, knowing your credit score, and acting to improve it – is among the most confusing topics related to personal finance. Yet it’s extremely important – particularly if you’re planning to buy a house, and especially if you’re a first-time… Read more »

Posted on April 14, 2018 by

Considering a Kitchen Remodel this Spring?

If a kitchen remodel is on your agenda for spring, be sure you have a comprehensive plan in place. Here are some issues to address in your plan. (Your New Kitchen: 7 Tricky Questions You Didn’t Know You’d Ask, published recently on, identifies other factors to consider.) Research your local building code: In the Houzz… Read more »

Posted on April 5, 2018 by

Investment Opportunity near UF!

We are listing two great investment properties right near the University of Florida, and this is a great time to own rental properties. Kim Brown has all the information you need! Call her today, 352-284-5504 The property at 20 NW 8th Street, features: 8 bedroom | 4 baths | 3 living spaces | Large kitchen… Read more »

Posted on January 6, 2018 by

Home-Buyers in Today’s Market

Home Buyer’s Tips to Making It in a Competitive Market In hot real estate markets, buying a property may feel like a nearly impossible feat. Rising prices, low inventory, and bidding wars can make a prospective buyer feel dejected. But becoming a homeowner is possible in this market, you just have to keep a few… Read more »

Posted on May 11, 2017 by

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