West Florida Healthcare officials announced plans to build the Perdido Bay Emergency Room on the corner of U.S. 98 and Blue Angel Parkway. This 10,820 square feet facility with 11 private patient beds and a laboratory is anticipated to open in August. There will be about 40 healthcare professionals on-site. The new center will be […]
This is the time of year that all the economists come out with their predictions for our real estate for the coming year…. and they do apply to our Perdido Key real estate market! Interest rates – the economists agreed unanimously that, following several years of dormancy, 30-year fixed rate mortgages could finally rise from […]
The San Diego Union Tribune in the Housing Huddle asked many real estate leaders what are the key aspects for the real estate market in 2015. I found it interesting what their thoughts were…. and here is my summary of what we'll need for a good real estate market for San Diego this year: 1. […]
A Must Do to Keep the Economy Going The Senate Finance Committee approved a bipartisan bill that would extend the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act through 2013. Why is this so important? Several reasons: The debt relief law spares homeowners who receive principle reductions on their mortgages from being hit with hefty federal income taxes […]
Merry Christmas to All…..
New California law enables landlords to ban smoking in apartments! Did you know that more than 86% of Californians don't smoke? Healthier choices are now available for mutli-family renters to avoid secondhand smoke and for landlords to reduce the risk of fires and other expenses associated with smoking. The new law goes into effect on January 1, 2012!
1099 Required For Rental Income? Previously, I had brought to your attention The Small Business Jobs Act and how it could effect you as a rental owner. On April 5th it was repealed. Contact your tax consultant for further details. Keeping up to date with real estate satisfies my desire to be learning and I […]
Spring Time….A time of transition & growth! My company has made a huge strategic move in the industry and aligned themselves with the fastest growing real estate franchise in the nation. We have changed our franchise association to a national real estate company called Real Living Lifestyles. We want to create more opportunities to market homes […]