More Americans Believe Economy Headed in Right Direction

In an article by Pete Bakel for RISMedia, the writer says “Despite continued uncertainty surrounding the fiscal cliff, Americans are showing increased confidence in the housing market and the direction of the economy.” Fannie Mae believes this increased confidence in the housing market will bring about continued strength in the … Continue reading

9 Steps for Showcasing a Listing During the Holidays

Whether it’s wreaths or menorahs, your sellers shouldn’t overdo it around the holidays. Here’s how to stage a listing properly during “the most wonderful time of the year.” From Realtor Magazine | December 2012 | By Barbara Ballinger Gone are the days when houses were best listed come spring when flowers bloomed … Continue reading

Naples Single Family Home Median Closed Price Rises In All Zip Codes

Condo Market Remains Strong   Naples, FL (November 16, 2012) – The single family home median closed price rose 10 percent overall with increases in all zip codes for the 12-months ending October 2012. In addition, the condominium median closed price increased 4 percent in all zip codes for the same time … Continue reading

Stronger Growth Projected for Naples-Marco Island Area

The Naples-Marco Island metro area is projected to grow more strongly than approximately twelve other Florida metro areas. A recent report issued by the University of Central Florida’s Institute for Economic Competitiveness indicates the highest personal income growth of 5.7 percent in the reports 12 metro areas. In addition the … Continue reading