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By Captain Wayne Rowlett / Florida Real Estate School, Instructor / Owner of Rowlett Real Estate School
(REcampus Fully Accredited Florida ONLINE & Classroom Training in Destin, Pensacola Florida)
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  An important service created by NAR is the multiple listing service (MLS). The MLS is a database that allows real estate brokers representing sellers under a listing contract to share information about properties with real estate brokers who may represent potential buyers. The MLS compiles the ...
By Captain Wayne Rowlett / Florida Real Estate School, Instructor / Owner of Rowlett Real Estate School
(REcampus Fully Accredited Florida ONLINE & Classroom Training in Destin, Pensacola Florida)
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  Residential Construction   The following are three general categories of residential construction:   Speculative (spec) homes. Building "on speculation" involves purchasing one or more lots and constructing a home (or homes) without a buyer in advance of construction. Custom homes. A custom bui...
By Captain Wayne Rowlett / Florida Real Estate School, Instructor / Owner of Rowlett Real Estate School
(REcampus Fully Accredited Florida ONLINE & Classroom Training in Destin, Pensacola Florida)
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  Restrictive Covenants and Deed Restrictions   Developers of residential subdivisions typically record in the public records restrictive covenants that affect the entire subdivision. Restrictive covenants affect how the land can be used and establish criteria such as minimum square footage, type...
By Captain Wayne Rowlett / Florida Real Estate School, Instructor / Owner of Rowlett Real Estate School
(REcampus Fully Accredited Florida ONLINE & Classroom Training in Destin, Pensacola Florida)
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  Dedication is the gift of land by an owner, in this case a developer, to a government body for a public use. A valid dedication of land from the owner to the municipality requires both an offer to dedicate (donate) the land and an acceptance by the municipality. To accomplish this, the develope...
By Captain Wayne Rowlett / Florida Real Estate School, Instructor / Owner of Rowlett Real Estate School
(REcampus Fully Accredited Florida ONLINE & Classroom Training in Destin, Pensacola Florida)
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  Real Estate Development and Construction   Development and construction involve dividing larger parcels of land into lots, constructing roads and other off-site improvements, and then constructing buildings on the developed lots. There are three general phases of development and construction:  ...
By Captain Wayne Rowlett / Florida Real Estate School, Instructor / Owner of Rowlett Real Estate School
(REcampus Fully Accredited Florida ONLINE & Classroom Training in Destin, Pensacola Florida)
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  Counseling   Real estate counselors provide advice to individuals and firms regarding the purchase and use of real estate investments. A counselor is typically paid a flat fee. Because few people have the education, experience in real estate, knowledge of investing, and tested judgment required...
By Captain Wayne Rowlett / Florida Real Estate School, Instructor / Owner of Rowlett Real Estate School
(REcampus Fully Accredited Florida ONLINE & Classroom Training in Destin, Pensacola Florida)
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  A broker's price opinion (BPO) is a written opinion of the value of real property. Florida real estate licensees are allowed to prepare and charge for BPOs provided the BPO is not referred to as an appraisal. Price opinions are often requested by relocation companies and lenders involved in sho...
By Captain Wayne Rowlett / Florida Real Estate School, Instructor / Owner of Rowlett Real Estate School
(REcampus Fully Accredited Florida ONLINE & Classroom Training in Destin, Pensacola Florida)
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  General Powers and Duties   The powers and duties of the FREC fall into the following three general areas of responsibility:   1.     Executive powers to regulate and enforce the license law are delegated to the Commission by the legislature.   2.     Quasi-legislative responsibilities include ...
By Dennis Burgess, Orlando Property Manager and Realtor
(Total Realty Corp.)
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Will This Rain Ever End Wednesday?                       Will This Rain Ever End Wednesday?   OK.  We understand, God.  We must've irritated you in some way, shape, form or fashion recently- which has resulted in this epic rainfall we've seen and the run on arks down at the ol' used ark lots.   A...
By Lori Ballen, CVO, Chief Visionary Officer / Ballen Companies
(The Ballen Companies, TBG, TBM, ASAN)
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  Call Kris Asquith with the Paradise Team at 239-300-1427 or visit http://www.findparadisewithkris.com/ to find out more about this Million Dollar Home for Sale in Fort Myers. Absolutely exquisite and elegant 2011 Key West Bay Front Estate offers an unparalleled combination of quality, amenitie...
By Avery Piantedosi, Call 321.914.4409 For Avery Piantedosi
(Space Coast Real Estate One)
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By Mark Horan, "The Resident Chef" - Resident Team Realty LLC &
(Resident Team Realty, LLC & Toni's Property Management LLC)
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   You’ve just landed a huge work opportunity and must relocate immediately. You want to move, but you have the intent of returning at some point—or you want to move but still keep ownership of your real-property asset. The market may not be at the point where you’re able to get the price you’d ...
By Captain Wayne Rowlett / Florida Real Estate School, Instructor / Owner of Rowlett Real Estate School
(REcampus Fully Accredited Florida ONLINE & Classroom Training in Destin, Pensacola Florida)
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Commission members do not receive a salary. However, in lieu of salary, they are paid $50 per day for each day they attend an official meeting and for each day they participate in other Commission business. In addition, they receive reimbursement for expenses connected with their official activit...
By Captain Wayne Rowlett / Florida Real Estate School, Instructor / Owner of Rowlett Real Estate School
(REcampus Fully Accredited Florida ONLINE & Classroom Training in Destin, Pensacola Florida)
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Composition and Qualifications   The Florida Real Estate Commission (FREC) consists of the following seven members:   Five of the members are professional (licensed) members of which: four must be Florida real estate brokers who have held active licenses during the five years preceding appointmen...
By Captain Wayne Rowlett / Florida Real Estate School, Instructor / Owner of Rowlett Real Estate School
(REcampus Fully Accredited Florida ONLINE & Classroom Training in Destin, Pensacola Florida)
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  The Florida Real Estate Commission   The Florida Real Estate Commission (FREC) is the regulatory body charged by the Florida Legislature to protect the general public by regulating real estate brokers and brokerage firms, broker associates, sales associates, and real estate schools and instruct...
By Beth Atalay, Cam Realty of Clermont FL
(Cam Realty and Property Management)
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Clermont FL Single Family Home Sales September 2014 and Market Update Clermont FL homeowners thinking about selling as well as buyers looking to purchase a home in Clermont FL would benefit from knowing what the Real Estate market is doing month to month, year to date. Home sales in Clermont FL f...
By Mary Diaz, Tampa's Real Estate Matchmaker
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How to Properly Care for Your South Tampa Waterfront Home For Sale   If you have a home for sale in the South Tampa area, you know that it can be a challenge to maintain a waterfront home due to the elements and the salt in the air from the saltwater. Most sellers focus on cleaning and staging th...
By Barbara-Jo Roberts Berberi & Corinna Birgit Cromartie, Palm Harbor & Dunedin FL Residential Real Estate
(Charles Rutenberg Realty)
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Palm Harbor Florida's 34685 zip code currently has 20 condos on the market - 10/2014 I have not seen so few condos on the market in a long time! With only twenty condos on the market in the Palm Harbor Florida area east of Lake Tarpon, you know people are going to have a difficult time finding so...
By Michelle Cooks, Pensacola, Pace & Gulf Breeze Property Management
(Charles Stallions Real Estate Services)
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Flat Fee Property Management $50. Monthly in Pace, Fl. 32571 with NO other charges or hidden fees   Pace Florida 32571: Citizens nixes storm tax , may expand clearinghouse The Fla. insurers' clearinghouse that moves owners to competitive-rate private policies could be used for condos and commerc...
By Lori Ballen, CVO, Chief Visionary Officer / Ballen Companies
(The Ballen Companies, TBG, TBM, ASAN)
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 Some tips on selling your million dollar home in Fort Myers Beach Click here to get an estimate on exactly how much your million dollar home is worth.   Contact Kris Asquith and the Paradise Realty Team at 239-300-1427 to learn more about getting your home sold.   Selling a million dollar home i...

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