The State of the Market for Buyers in Melbourne Florida

Is it still a buyer’s market today in Melbourne? As experts in the Melbourne real estate market, we get asked this question a lot. The answer isn’t as simple as yes or no. First off, it really depends on the property type and location. Single-family homes in great locations that are priced well have been … Continued

Tips To Stretch Your Renovation Dollars In Melbourne

Even if the home you’ve just bought is fairly new, there’s always still some work to be done to get it just the way you want it, from minor repairs to major renovations. Home renovation is a multi-billion-dollar industry in this country. But even though many other people are spending a small fortune for renovations, … Continued

How to Find a Good Real Estate Agent in Melbourne

Hiring a real estate agent in Melbourne can be frustrating. So what are the steps on how to find a good real estate agent in Melbourne? Many local large real estate brokers will spend thousands of dollars each month to ensure that their agents are the most visible, whether it be online, in the Yellow Pages, … Continued

How To Sell Your House FAST With A Melbourne Agent

Once you make the decision to sell your home, you really want things to move quickly. After all, you are the one in limbo waiting for the home to sell to make decisions to move and where. If you already have the where you may be even more eager to get the house sold because … Continued

What is a Pre-Foreclosure in Melbourne?

With millions of homes across the country going into foreclosure, it’s important for both buyers and mortgage holders to understand the process. So what is a pre-foreclosure in Melbourne anyway? Many homeowners across America and Melbourne are facing difficulties making their monthly mortgage payments. When a homeowner misses 3-6 months of mortgage payments, the lending institution will … Continued

7 Cheap Alternatives To Expensive Home Repair in Melbourne

Sometimes owning a home isn’t all that much fun. Sure you love the weekend barbeques in the backyard and game nights with the kids in the living room. But when the plumbing starts to have problems or dry rot is destroying your window sills, home repairs get you down. They are often expensive with a … Continued

How to Avoid Foreclosure in Melbourne

While the housing market is rebounding, many people in Melbourne] are still struggling to make their mortgage payments. If you’re underwater on your home, or having trouble keeping up with your monthly mortgage payments, you could be fearful that your mortgage provider is going to foreclose. Thankfully, there are a number of things that you can do … Continued

How to Sell Your House to an Investor in Melbourne Florida

Home ownership just isn’t what it was in the 1950’s. In the past, people would buy a home and live there for the rest of their lives, often passing it on to their family. Things have changed. Many first-time homebuyers are going into it with the attitude that they’ll sell when it’s time for a change. If … Continued

Selling Your Home During a Divorce in Melbourne

If you’re wondering about the ins and outs of selling your home during a divorce in Melbourne Florida… we’ll dive into the steps and things to look out for in this article. With over 50% of American marriages ending in divorce, many Melbourne Florida residents are looking or advice for selling a home during a divorce. … Continued

How to stay in my home after foreclosure in Melbourne

A recent study estimates that 47% of foreclosed properties are still occupied. When you first see that stat you may be surprised… but we’re not. What most people don’t realize is that banks aren’t in the business to own homes. They are in the business to loan people money. But when they have to foreclose … Continued

We buy houses in Melbourne companies – are they credible?

If you’ve been driving around in Melbourne, chances are you’ve seen some billboards advertising companies that buy houses. Often times they say things like “We Buy Melbourne Houses!” or “Cash For Your House”. Are these “we buy houses in Melbourne companies” credible? How do I know if the local house buying companies out there are honest … Continued

Understanding the Foreclosure Process in Florida

Understanding the foreclosure process in Florida is an important part of navigating your own home foreclosure. Before we dive in… What is foreclosure anyway? Foreclosure is the legal process that lenders use to take back property securing a loan, generally after the borrower stops making payments. Foreclosure is no fun.  But just know that it’s not … Continued

Can I sell my Melbourne house in foreclosure?

Do you have a Melbourne Florida house that’s in foreclosure right now? Many people going through the Florida foreclosure process want to get out from under that burdensome house and wonder if they can sell the house in foreclosure. The short answer: yes. The long answer: it’s a little more complicated, but usually you can … Continued

Selling My House for Cash in Melbourne

Should you take a cash offer for your Melbourne house? Not always. I’ll tell you how to sell any property for cash, some reasons to refuse a cash offer – and when you shouldn’t say no. Selling My House For Cash In Melbourne If you’re selling a property in Melbourne to an end buyer (the person living … Continued