The Resident Chef's Blog

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Real Estate Broker Owner - Resident Team Realty, LLC & Toni's Property Management LLC
Real Estate Market conditions, Facts, Tips, Foreclosures, Short Sales, Bank Owned Properties, and current News.

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2011 

Short Sales are Starting to get Accepted At a Greater Rate here in Kissimmee and Saint Cloud, Florida. The past two years, the success rate was about 20%. Banks are now understanding that if they have a contract with an interested buyer, they need to give these contracts consideration. Bank Owned...
Posted about 3 years ago
Well, you all know I have been harping about inventory levels increasing and values inevitably decreasing. If you have been paying attention to the Real Estate market in Kissimmee and Saint Cloud, Florida, why are inventory levels decreasing? The reason, Banks are not releasing the Bank Owned inv...
Posted about 3 years ago
With Home Ownership at a 10 Year low, more people are renting. It is only logical, with the country having a record year of foreclosures for the third yearin a row. Where do these families go? They have to rent since trying to buy a home with a foreclosure on your credit score will limit most to ...
Posted about 3 years ago
Although Bank Owned Properties in Kissimmee, Florida are not dominating the number of listings on the market today, (Short sales are), they are still driving prices lower. The average value of sold homes has been eroding in the past 36 months to below $110,000. This erosion will continue this yea...
Posted about 3 years ago
Analyzing the numbers in Osceola County Florida: Single Family Home Active listings: Bank Owned 253  Short Sales  877  Traditional 868                        Total  1998 Single Family Home Pending, or Under Contract: Bank Owned  416  Short Sales  800  Traditional 225                      Total   ...
Posted about 3 years ago
Today I had a listing appointment with a seller that has his house for sale "By Owner". We talked for a while about where the values have gone in the past two years. The median value for homes sold in the zip code went from $153,000 to $110,000. That's a decrease of 28% in two years! I explained ...
Posted about 3 years ago
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About: Mark Horan is a licensed real estate agent and the broker/owner of Resident Team Realty, LLC and Toni's Property Management, LLC. He has lived and worked in Central Florida since 1986. He is a licensed Realtor with Osceola County Association of Realtors and the National Realtor Association. You can connect with him at mark@residentteam.com by calling 407-483-5534 or by visiting one of his social networking profiles: Google+ | Facebook | Twitter -- he is an active blogger and you can follow him at ResidentTeam.com - Blog | Resident Team Realty Home Seller's Resource | ActiveRain.com - Resident Team Realty Blog