Report Says Florida Ranks 2nd In Natural Disaster RiskA new report says Florida ranks second only to California in the number of homes at risk for a natural disaster.
Three Florida Metro Areas Lead In Home Price IncreasesThree Florida metro areas had among the biggest increases in home prices year over year.
Orlando Lands In Top Spot For Cheap Homes, Good SchoolsOrlando has topped the list metro areas with affordable housing near good elementary schools.
Florida Home Price Data Is Mixed Bag The latest data on home prices is a mixed bag for Florida.
South Florida Leads Nation In Cash Home SalesIt's been said that 'cash is king' when making purchases and nowhere in the country is that more true than South Florida when it comes to buying a home.
Florida Led Nation In Short Sales Of Homes In AprilSeveral Florida metro areas led the pack when it came to short sales of homes in April. Orlando, Lakeland, Tampa, and Palm Bay had the highest rates of short sales in the nation, according to the research firm RealtyTrac.
Florida Leads Nation In Foreclosures There's good news and bad news for the state when it comes to foreclosures. The bad news: in April Florida led the nation with the highest number of foreclosures.
Cash Is King In Florida Real Estate When it comes to buying a house or condo in Florida, cash is king. Almost two-thirds of Florida housing sales in the first quarter of this year were done in cash, according to the study by the research firm, RealtyTrac.
Florida Has 2nd Highest Rate Of Homes Underwater Nearly a third of all homeowners in Florida are seriously underwater. According to a new report released by RealtyTrac 31 percent of homes in Florida were underwater in the first quarter.
Report: Fla. Has Second Highest Rate Of Underwater Properties Florida has the nation's second-highest rate of residential properties that were deeply underwater last month according to a new report.
Cash Home Sales Skyrocket Across U.S.If you want to buy property in the state of Florida, there’s one thing that you need to get it done: cold, hard cash.
Home Buyers Beware Of "Flipped" PropertiesThe real estate market is heating up these days as distressed properties that were foreclosed on or abandoned in recent years are making their way back to the market. But home buyers need to beware when considering a “flipped” home.
Foreclosure Sales Continue To Rise Across South FloridaSales of foreclosured properties skyrocketed in the third quarter of 2012, new data reveals.
Florida Tops Nation In Foreclosures In Sept.Foreclosures have crippled the South Florida home market since the Great Recession hit and while the rest of the nation has started to show improvement, Florida continues to struggle to recover from the worst economic collapse since the Great Depression.
Foreclosures Drop In 2011, Likely To Rise In 2012The foreclosure crisis crippled South Florida and created a backlog in the court system; and even though the overall economy is improving, the housing market remains in limbo.