“I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free”. Michelangelo
I hope you had a wonderful Easter and are enjoying the awesome spring weather! The Northeast Florida housing market is heating up according to the Northeast Florida Association of Realtors market stats.
The pending sales for March jumped 10% from last March to 2,893. This is highest number of contracts written in any month including the peak of the market in 2005. (more…)
“It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.” John Wooden
With March Madness in full swing, we can always use some wisdom from John Wooden. May your team finish strong.
An interesting article on Forbes.com with Lawrence Yun, chief economist of the National Association of Realtors discusses how rising populations and growth in the job market will have a large impact on housing demand over the next decade. Yun says “About 325 million people currently live in the U. S., and population projections forecast a 27 million increase to 352 million in 10 years.” (more…)
We would like to congratulate Anita McNeill on earning the prestigious Graduate, REALTOR® Institute (GRI) designation from the National Association of Realtors.
In Florida, the GRI designation requires 105 hours of coursework on varying topics like real estate law, best practices, finance, risk reduction, regulatory standards, technology and sales.
“To be successful in real estate, you have to convey knowledge about the intricacies of the business,” said Anita. “By obtaining my GRI designation I have equipped myself with powerful knowledge and I am able to help buyers and sellers with confidence.” (more…)
Congratulations to Davidson Agent Suzy Evans on becoming a Certified Residential Specialist (CRS)! The prestigious designation is awarded by the Council of Residential Specialists, the largest not-for-profit affiliate of the National Association of REALTORS®.
REALTORS® who receive the CRS designation have completed advanced professional training and demonstrated outstanding professional achievement in residential real estate. More than 30,000 REALTORS® nationwide have earned the credential. (more…)
“There are three types of baseball players: Those who make it happen, those who watch it happen and those who wonder what happened.” Tommy Lasorda
I want you to be one of “those who make it happen” by buying real estate now whether you upsize, downsize or rent as an investment. (more…)