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What is Homestead Exemption

Filing for Homestead and Other Exemptions All legal Florida residents are eligible for a Homestead Exemption on their homes, condominiums, co-op apartments, and certain mobile home lots if they qualify. The Florida Constitution provides this tax-saving exemption on the first…

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TEXAS RELIEF

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey, Texas is left displaced and in need of assistance. The Palm Beach & Greater Fort Lauderdale Realtor® boards have pledged to donate $10,000 from our Disaster Fund and $5,000 from our Foundation to the Texas Association…

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FREE SUMMER MOVIES!

Paragon Theaters is offering FREE SUMMER MOVIES Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday at 10 AM. It is a first come first serve basis, and each week is a new film! The Davie location is right off SR 84 called the Ridge…

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Volunteer Opportunities

Spring Break is knocking & the following community organizations are looking for volunteers. If you or anyone you know is interested in some community enrichment please don’t hesitate to contact them! If we all do a little, together we can…

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High School Grades 2016

With the school year halfway through, do you know what the High School Grades were for 2016 vs 2015 ? Below is the excerpt from the Sun Sentinel. High School Name                                                                                                                                 2015           2016 BEN GAMLA CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL C…

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2017 Home Design Trends

Learn about the latest on the residential style horizon so you can help clients meet their own needs as well as those of future buyers when it’s time to sell. DECEMBER 2016 | BY BARBARA BALLINGER  Housing styles emerge slowly…

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Warn Buyers: Earnest Money Mistakes To Avoid

Warn Buyers: Earnest Money Mistakes to Avoid Once a buyer settles on a home, they often show their commitment with an earnest-money deposit. But if they’re not careful, they could lose thousands of dollars. Realtor.com® recently featured some of the…

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Can First Time Buyers Find Starter Homes?

Can First Time Buyers Find Starter Home in This Market? You are finally ready to jump into home ownership! You’ve met the tougher mortgage qualifying standards from recent years, have saved up for your down payments, have already done your homework and…

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FORECLOSURE NEWS ALERT

On November 3, 2016, in the case of Bartram v. U.S. Bank N.A., the Florida Supreme Court ruled in favor of lenders in a decision that homeowners’ advocates say will create renewed uncertainty for borrowers about whether they can stay…

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