great time to buy a second home

Is the Florida Real Estate Market Scraping the Sandy Beach Bottom?

By Candy Evans | February 27, 2011 | 6 Comments

Mary Ann and Fred Davis bought a home in Naples, Florida for $200,000. 2400 square feet and 40% off what it sold for in 2005. The home is in a gated community and they plan to keep it as a second home/family retreat for years, hence no pie-in-the-sky buy and flip notions. I’ve got more […]

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Second Home Sales are on the Rise!

By Candy Evans | January 10, 2011 | Comments Off on Second Home Sales are on the Rise!

I will not say I told you so, but I did, and this is the very reason why we are talking today. The Wall Street Journal today reports that sales in vacation communities soared last year to heights not seen since the real estate boom that crashed (and burned) in 2008. (For those of us in […]

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