Tax Breaks Extended through 2013 in Cliffhangar President Obama signed into law the real estate-related provisions of the so-called “Fiscal Cliff” Bill. It’s more of a slippery slope in that the House and Senate extended most provisions through 2013 and made them retroactive for 2012. Here’s the gist of it. The Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act […]
Pinecrest’s High School Earns “A” Grade Miami Palmetto Sr. High School in Pinecrest is once again an A school. Palmetto, who has earned this distinction for eight out of the last 12 years, will be eligible for school recognition funds which reward schools that have sustained high student performance or have shown substantial student performance improvement. I […]
The latest report from the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation places Citizens Property Insurance as the number one carrier of residential homeowner insurance policies. In report by Florida Realtors, as of December, 2012, Citizens Property has 1,423,160, Universal Property & Casualty 578,825 and State Farm Florida 453,997.
What is Going on in Snapper Creek Lakes? Sales have slumped in this Coral Gables enclave off Old Cultler Road. There are currently 12 properties for sale listed between $1,999,000 and $10,850,000, but the last property to close was in September, 2012 and there are no pending sales. These luxury properties with acreage, in a beautiful location, have had no buyers […]
Home Prices On The Rise For 2013 In Miami Home prices are expected to rise between 3.4 and 5 % in 2013. This is due, in part, to the net demand of homes in a market where the inventory of homes for sale remains low. Without the fear of further pricing declines, homeowners able to […]