Florida construction jobs growing as economy rebounds!

Florida leads nation in new construction jobs, 2015 job market: more opportunities, better offers, I hope we keep this lead! Palm Beach and Broward counties added almost 5,000 construction jobs in 2014, the Associated General Contractors of America said Wednesday. Employment in the local industry hit a six-year high, said Ken Simonson, chief economist for the…

6 Simple Steps to Sell Your House this Spring

Is springtime the best time to sell your house in Tallahassee? One thing is for sure –no matter the season– location, condition and price are the key reasons why people buy a home. There’s not much you can do about where you house is located, but you do have total control over the “condition” and…

Average rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.66%

WASHINGTON (AP) – Jan. 30, 2015 – Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose slightly this week after four straight weeks of declines, while remaining near historically low levels. Mortgage company Freddie Mac said Thursday the nationwide average for a 30-year mortgage edged up to 3.66 percent from 3.63 percent last week. The new average rate…

What’s the secret about Piney-Z

Piney-Z Plantation in Tallahassee, Florida is a community comprised of diverse neighborhoods, including Eagleview, which borders a bald eagle habitat, Fieldcrest paired homes, The Gardens, and carriage homes. We enjoy an ideal location—close to schools and universities, shopping, and the Capitol. The Piney-Z amenities including the Lodge, Swimming Pool, Fitness Center, Pavilion, Playground and Gazebo…

Homeownership is Key to Wealth Creation

Homeownership is a critical piece to the American Dream; however, according to a recent New York Times Editorial, more and more Americans are choosing to rent instead of buy. While this might make sense after the housing crisis in recent years, homeownership can actually lead to increased wealth. The New York Times Editorial uses research…

Gramercy Place – Tallahassee Townhomes for Sale

See full MLS listing details The Ridgefield (interior unit). This new condo/townhome has decorator finishes, superior craftsmanship and upgrades galore. Wood floors in all living areas, granite counter tops in kitchen and baths with lots of cabinets and countertop space. A lavish master suite with large walk-in closet and a deluxe master bath with double…