The National Realty Report

Are you interested in moving to a new area of the country where the weather will be nice almost every day of the year and recreation opportunities abound all around you? If so, one of the first places that you should think about moving is to the Florida Space Coast. This is the unofficial term use to refer to the area that extends from Palm Bay and several other small towns in the south up through Melbourne, West Melbourne, and Melbourne Village, which are some of the best known cities in Brevard County. This region continues northward to Viera, Cocoa and Titusville as well.

You may not have realized it, but the Florida Space Coast is one of the most rapidly growing regions in the entire state of Florida. This area different than the sleepy retirement

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To many folk, Satellite Beach is unheard of. A quaint little town nestled between the Indian River and the Atlantic Ocean with a population of 10,808. Summer low temps in the 70’s and highs in the low 90’s, beaches at almost every nook you turn into and a friendly community. It is no wonder the residents want to keep it their little secret.

Satellite Beach prides itself with continuous efforts with their community redevelopment agency. The city is continually keeping the beaches clean with their ongoing beach re-nourishment project, upkeep and repairing of roads, and replacing outdated business signs to warmer, more modern signage within the city.

Satellite Beach Community

Satellite Beach is a community that supports its hometown businesses and

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FSBO vs Realtor®These days the Real Estate market isn’t what it was at the “boom” in 2004-2006. Unless your home is priced and marketed properly it may be a tough task to undertake on your own.

Quite often I will go on listing appointment where I sit down with a seller and promote my services as a Realtor® in selling their home. One of my jobs is to run a CMA report or “Comparative Market Analysis” and give my suggested listing price within a range. With my experience and up to the minute current data of the Brevard MLS I am able to provide a recommended listing price based on the past 6 months of comparable properties that have sold in the area.

Pricing your home properly is crucial in today’s market. A seller that overprices or even underprices his home may be

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In recent years, the real estate industry has taken some major financial hits. With adjustable rate mortgages, many people purchased homes that they weren’t able to afford. Once the real estate industry began to affect the rest of the United States economy, even more people found themselves in the position where they had to foreclose on their homes. But one man’s misfortune can become another man’s opportunity. You can purchase real estate foreclosures for much less than the house was originally selling for. If you’re willing to put a little work into it, you may be able to afford more house than you thought you could.

When you’re looking at real estate foreclosures, it’s important for you to understand what you should look for. One of the most

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Real Estate Loans

Owning a home is something that many people dream about, but can be difficult to make this dream into a reality if you don't do some research about how to find the best real estate mortgages. Agreeing to purchase a house is probably the most expensive decision that you'll ever make in your life, and it's not something that should be entered into lightly. If you're thinking about buying a home over the next year, it's not too early to start investigating the options that you have or consider the preparation you may need to strengthen your position.

The first thing that you should do to find the best real estate mortgages possible is start paying close attention to your credit score. This is one of the most important bits of

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Finding the Right Real Estate Agent

If you’re trying to sell a property, whether it’s residential or commercial, it’s easy to be intimidated by the process. For many people, this is an unfamiliar territory and navigating it can be tricky. This is where a quality real estate agent can be an invaluable asset to you.

An experienced real estate agent will know the area, know the clientele, and know how to best market your property so that you can get the best price for your property. There are several different ways to find the agent that you need in order to achieve your goal.

Top Tips for Finding a Good Real Estate Agent

Thanks to the internet, you have a wealth of resources available to you. You can hop online and, with a simple internet

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One of the “Hottest” trends in Florida is going “Green”. Builders, architects, businesses, homeowners, towns and cities are all looking to help preserve our environment. There is a growing consumer awareness of the benefits of energy efficient homes, buildings and landscaping.

I decided to extend my education in Real Estate to include the Green Designation because of my interest in the environment. This designation has given me the skills to identify the features of a green-built home and will allow me to help both Buyers and Seller who care about energy efficiency.

This and the fact that I have a native plant nursery just seemed like a great fit!

Native plants and proper placement and design of the landscaping add many benefits and saves

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Space Shuttle Discovery made its final flight last week. The traffic heading home after the launch was just amazing. The line of cars seemed to go on forever. People travel from all over the USA to Brevard County to watch the shuttle flights and an awe inspiring sight it is. Many European tourists visit Orlando every year, but for some reason they don’t venture over to Brevard County. It is hard to fathom why, we are still an undiscovered treasure. Brevard is not only the home of the Space Shuttle fleet and Space Exploration, we also have 70 miles of pristine beaches, restaurants, theatres, fishing, jet skiing, boating and so much more. We don’t have “The Mouse”, but we do have a lot to offer tourists including lots of reasonably priced beach front

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For many people, the idea of relocating to Palm Bay, Florida, seems like a faraway dream. But the dream of moving to Palm Bay might be closer than you think. It’s possible for you to move to Palm Bay and enjoy all the benefits and amenities of living in this friendly community with its booming economy and commitment to education. This jewel of the Space Coast of Florida is a great place to live for young people, families, and retirees alike. There’s something for everyone in Palm Bay, and you can enjoy these benefits year-round if you choose to relocate to this beautiful city.

Palm Bay Employment

There are plenty of jobs available in the aerospace industry that is the heart of Palm Bay’s economy. The Space Coast gets its name from its proximity to

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If you've been paying any attention to financial and economic news lately, you'll know that the housing market has recently taken one of the hardest hits in recent history. Lenders that were all too willing to provide loans that were beyond the means of the borrowers were suddenly exposed for their greedy ways, and a number of financial reforms were put in place to make sure that lending practices were more responsible from now on. Although the market still hasn't fully recovered, it's still possible to find good deals on home loans right now. Here are some tips about getting affordable mortgage rates for first time home buyers.

Unless you're independently wealthy with an overwhelming amount of liquid assets, it's highly unlikely that you'll be able to

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