Monthly Archive: March 2017

Mar 29 2017

Florida’s housing market continues to see rising prices in February

  ORLANDO, Fla. – March 22, 2017 – Florida’s housing market continued to report a tight supply of homes for sale and rising median prices in February, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. Sales of single-family homes statewide remained relatively flat last month, totaling 18,033, down only 0.5 percent compared to …

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Mar 26 2017

How Long to Keep Tax Records

Here’s a checklist to help you decide what tax and home records to keep. Unless you’re living in the 123-room Spelling Manor, you probably don’t have space to store massive amounts of tax and insurance paperwork, warranties, and repair receipts related to your home. But you’ll definitely want your paperwork at hand if you have …

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Mar 18 2017

Where Tampa International Airport ranks among the nation’s busiest airports

Tampa International Airport has the fastest security wait times, according to the Points Guy website. Although TIA ranked first in this category, it was 11th among the Top 30 busiest airports. “If you really, really hate waiting for security screening, you’ll be happiest flying out of No. 11 Tampa, which will have you re-lacing your shoes …

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Mar 11 2017

How to Use Comparable Sales to Price Your Home

Before you put your home up for sale, understand how the right comparable sales help you and your agent find the perfect price. How much can you sell your home for? Probably about as much as the neighbors got, as long as the neighbors sold their house in recent memory and their home was just …

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Mar 04 2017

New York developer Red Apple Group pays $2.6 million for downtown St. Petersburg arcade

ST PETERSBURG — The New York firm under contract to buy and redevelop a prime downtown block has purchased an historic building directly across the street. Red Apple Group paid $2.625 million this month for the Florida Arcade, a 1920 structure at 449 Central Ave. that now houses the popular Il Ritorno restaurant, the Kalamazoo …

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Mar 01 2017

Are You Getting the Home Tax Deductions You’re Entitled To?

Here are the tax tips you need to get a jump on your returns. Owning a home can pay off at tax time. Take advantage of these home ownership-related tax deductions and strategies to lower your tax bill:   Mortgage Interest Deduction One of the neatest deductions itemizing homeowners can take advantage of is the …

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Mar 01 2017

Virage Bayshore takes shape at former Colonnade site

The condominium tower under construction at the former site of the Colonnade restaurant on Bayshore Boulevard has a name: Virage Bayshore. The Virage Bayshore will be a 24-story, 71-unit tower with views of Hillsborough Bay and the downtown Tampa skyline. The site at 3401 Bayshore Blvd. is considered the last unclaimed parcel on Bayshore Boulevard …

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