4 Real Estate Opportunities Near SunRail Station

If you’re an Orlando SunRail follower — and a real estate junkie — you’re familiar with something known as TOD. And no, it’s not the brother of SunRail’s safety mascot, Tie, the Squirrel. It stands for “transit-oriented development“, a buzzword in urban planning circles that describes compact residential …

Vacation home purchases on the rise

Salem Solomon, Contributing writer- Tampa Bay Business Journal The U.S. saw a jump in the vacation home market in 2013, which is particularly good news for Florida’s real estate sector and businesses that rely on tourism. Sales of vacation homes rose 30% to …

Zillow: Tampa home values to outpace national average

TAMPA, Fla. (TBO.com) – Although home values in the Tampa metropolitan area remain 37 percent below their July 2006 peak, home values are projected to increase 6.2 percent over the next year, outpacing the projected 3.3 percent U.S. increase, the Zillow …

Best Time to Buy Real Estate?

Real Estate is a great investment for either long-term or short, because the population is GROWING, and all of the new people coming into this world are going to need a place to put their stuff. To make this news …

Florida’s key position attracts investors

Seen as the gateway to Latin America, the US state is also drawing keen interest from Hong Kong and the mainland as property prices slump Florida’s strategic position as a gateway to Latin America is one of the factors attracting …

Standard Pacific Homes Unveils New Community In Seven Oaks

Standard Pacific Homes today announced the Grand Opening of Bellafield, a high end collection of single-family homes in the master-planned community of Seven Oaks in Wesley Chapel. Home shoppers will have the choice of seven home designs that showcase Standard …