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2019 is here and that means an entire year's worth of exciting Ocala events to look forward to! Whether you're seeking a fun night out with the family or a quiet date night with your better half, Ocala has plenty to offer.
Move in ready lovely brick home. Come home to comfort and have the luxury of not needing to update. The kitchen and bathrooms are some of the rooms that have nice upgrades. Neutral and fits most any decor and style preference. This home has two living areas as well as two dining room options. The first of the two living areas offers a beautiful large fireplace, with great built ins on either side. In the second living area there are built ins also - these offer many options for staying organized or for showcasing belongings. Throughout the home you will find crown moulding, ceiling fans, and window treatments. All three bedrooms are a very nice size with the master and one other of the bedrooms offering beautiful wood flooring.
The front yard has lovely curb appeal and mature well groomed landscaping. Moving out back you have a great space that is relaxing and private. A paver patio is just outside the french doors, also on the patio are wooden seating benches, perfect for entertaining. In the backyard there is also a 10x12 storage shed. This home really does have so many great things to offer don't miss out!
In an analysis in 2018 done by Realtor.com, it's predicted that the future of real estate will be carried by women, Millennials and Hispanics. Did you know that single women are one of the fastest growing demographics in the housing market? I sure didn't!
Candler Hills is a charming golf club community surrounded by the beautiful Circle Square Ranch. Candler Hills offers single-family homes in a quiet neighborhood with many amenities including swimming, tennis, fitness, and massage. This community is also located conveniently near restaurants, shopping, and medical facilities in SW Ocala.
Last year was filled with bidding wars and swift decisions to buy homes. 2019 will be a much slower and steadier year for home-buying. The main concern in 2019 is affordability. There will be more homes on the market to choose from, so the seller will have to price competitively to in order to sell their home. Buyers will be able to sit and find a deal instead of having to buy in a haste like they did last year.
And just like that, it's 2019! While many of us come out of our holiday food comas, those ambitious New Year's resolutions are lurking in the shadows. Before the month of January disappears, establish a goal for the New Year! Whether it be fitness or mental health related, taking strides towards a better you is a great way to start out 2019 on a fresh foot.
Did you know that the real estate industry is the second-most targeted industry for scammers?
I bet you didn't! Scammers have been targeting real estate professionals in attempt to get money. They take real listings from realtors, steal the photos and create fake listings online to draw in consumers. The scam doesn't stop there!
Seeking rolling hills Well, look no further. Rolling Hills is a beautiful community in Ocala well suited for families and children. Rolling Hills offers spacious lots and newer homes built in the 2000's. This community is located near SR 200 and SW corridor shopping, restaurants and medical facilities. If you're looking for space, and lots of it, these lots are no smaller than an acre!
From 2017 to 2018, the average list price increased about $40k averaging $259,320. Not to worry though, average sale prices have decreased over the past three months to just under $207k with the average seller discount increasing substantially by more than 5%.
I don't know about y'all, but I always have the hardest time achieving the goals I set for myself every year. I think the main problem is that we set goals that are unattainable. Let's make 2019 the year of realistic, attainable goals! Here are some of my goals that I think I can actually achieve!
Good news, Ocala! It's warming up a bit this week just in time for the holidays! While you're preparing to celebrate with family and friends, make sure your house is safe from fire. Follow these important steps provided by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) to help safeguard your home this holiday season!
Designed to preserve the natural beauty of the sunshine state, Bellechase is home to some of the finest real estate in Ocala. Located just 10 minutes from Ocala Regional and Munroe Regional Medical Centers, Bellechase is a premier executive community offering around the clock guarded gate security.
If you're seeking security, natural beauty, and spacious real estate in a convenient location, this SE Ocala community is the place for you! With an average list price in 2018 of about $611k, this picturesque community can come at a cost. Over the past nine months, the average sales price has dropped from about $538k to $492k, making it a great time to pack your bags and move on in.
Did you know there's such thing as a renovation mortgage? I sure didn't.
Today's housing market is filled with first-time homebuyers. The problem is, there aren't enough entry-level homes that are move-in ready. The only solution is to broaden the search to fixer-uppers. Don't worry though -- with a renovation loan, it will cover the purchase price of the home plus improvements.
New to the market, move in ready 2017 concrete block home. This one owner /one tennant home offers four bedrooms in a split plan and two full bathrooms. You will love the convenience of the low maintenance vinyl plank flooring that is found throughout the home. In the kitchen and living area you will love the nice cathedral ceilings. Just off the kitchen is a large laundry area that leads out into the attached garage. Throughout the home enjoy great light and a lovely neutral tone of paint which would match any decorating style. Having four bedrooms gives you many extra options. If you have an extra bedroom, it could be used as a nursery, a den, or even an office space. The layout is not the only part of this home that is convenient. You will be located very close to shopping, activities for all ages, and many dining choices. The property is cleared and the backyard is ready for a patio set, play area, shed or even a pool if you desire. How great to have a move in ready/new home with property that is all ready for your specific needs! So many possibilities for any buyer. This property won't last contact us before it's gone!
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Would you love a home with great street presence and privacy This 5th street ranch estate offers privacy and beautifully manicured grounds. Entrance to this property can be made through one of the two private gated entrances. An impeccably kept, true split plan 4 bedroom 3 bathroom, warm, and inviting home.
Upon entering you will be immediately greeted by the stunning original hardwood floors. The charm doesn't stop there. The formal dining and living areas are full of character and great light. The large bright kitchen has lots of storage, double ovens, and granite counter tops. In the family room you will find a beautiful view of the impeccably landscaped backyard and access to it via french doors. You will also have access to the spacious terrace from the master suite. While in the master you will enjoy vaulted ceilings, his and hers walk in closets, and a en suite master bath. And in the west wing you will find a junior suite with walk in closet and en suite bath. Just down the hall are two other bedrooms and a hall bathroom which makes the layout very convenient.
What Christmas tradition do you have with your family?
Believe it or not, December is here. With a new year just around the corner, embrace the remainder of 2018 by exploring Ocala this weekend.