Report: Fla.’s fast-growth track may create housing boom

February 5, 2018

NEW YORK – Feb. 5, 2018 – The U.S. population is growing and rose by 2.2 million people in 2016, according to the latest Census data.

But the population growth isn't even, as some areas face booming more

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Battery-powered homes becoming a reality

January 22, 2018

NEW YORK – Jan. 22, 2018 – Your clients may one day live in a battery-powered home – a closer reality for homeowners in New York, California, Massachusetts, Hawaii, Vermont and Arizona. Many municipalities in those states more

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Average 30-year mortgage rates rise to 3.99%

January 12, 2018

WASHINGTON (AP) – Jan. 11, 2018 – The cost of borrowing money to buy a home rose slightly this week, but remains historically low.

The average rate on 30-year fixed-rate mortgages rose to 3.99 percent, from 3.95 more

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Flood insurance expires again on Jan. 19 – or not

January 8, 2018

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Jan. 5, 2018 – A press release from FEMA went out this week reminding property owners of the importance of flood insurance. But it's unlikely anyone in the St. Augustine area needs the more

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Florida consumer confidence broke records in 2017

January 2, 2018

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Jan. 2, 2018 – Consumer sentiment in December fell both nationally and among Floridians, dropping 1.4 points month-to-month in Florida to 95.9, according to the latest University of Florida (UF) more

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