Puerto Rican Refugees Further Strain Housing

Florida is bracing for a potential housing boom as tens of thousands of Puerto Ricans flee to the state, leaving behind the island nation that is still reeling from Hurricane Maria’s devastation. But there are few answers for how to accommodate these refugees’ needs and what impact the population influx will have on Florida’s housing, … Read more

3 Tips for Selling Land Online

In some ways, selling a parcel of land and selling a house are two different animals. Vacant land involves marketing its potential to an audience of developers and investors, and the main selling points lie in the location, size, and price, says Desare Kohn-Laski, broker-owner of Skye Louis Realty in Coconut Creek, Fla. “The principles … Read more

5 Trends the Housing Market Will Regret

Home buyers say tight inventory and rising home prices are causing several negative trends in the housing market. According to ValueInsured’s latest Modern Homebuyer Survey, a quarterly report based on more than 1,000 responses, buyers say the following trends will leave the housing market in a weaker position: The “no inspection” trend: 58 percent  The “offer … Read more