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Dec. 21, 2023

Florida Insurance industry and the reforms effects

FLORIDA TREND REAL ESTATE

Recent legislative reforms are driving down lawsuits — the wildcard of risk modeling — and enticing more reinsurance capital and new insurance companies into the state, many said. Ultimately, insurance leaders said Thursday, the reforms will make insurance risks more predictable and property insurance rates should ...

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Dec. 11, 2023

Unemployment rates, interest rates what does it mean to us

Unemployment rates, the Fed, interest rates; what does it mean for us.

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Dec. 5, 2023

Best Destinations for Snowbirds per Storage Cafe SW Florida wins again

SW Florida ranks AGAIN, go Florida!! ranking in Best Destinations for Snowbirds per Storage Cafe.
Born and raised in SW Florida and a trusted real estate advisor for 19+ yrs.; for all your real estate needs, go Native with me, James C Jones PA, Lic Realtor Cornerstone Coastal Properties, Direct ...
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July 11, 2022

Former Buc-ee’s site cleared for industrial job center, apartments

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Lots of lots across Southwest Florida are being cleared and planned for development. One of them has key visibility from Interstate 75, at the southwest quadrant of the intersection with State Road 82 in Fort Myers.

What long had been planned to ...

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July 9, 2022

Cape Coral Listing: Gulf access, 4 bedroom, 2200+ sq ft under air

LISTING: Cape Coral / GULF access w City water & Sewer 4/2 w 3 car

 

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SHORT boat ride to BIG water!!! Fully furnished and well maintained 4 Bedroom + Den, 2 bath, 3 Car Garage home on ½ acre corner lot ...

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Jan. 22, 2018

Battery-powered homes becoming a reality

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 are revamping electrical grids and turning to batteries to make them more efficient ...

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Jan. 12, 2018

Average 30-year mortgage rates rise to 3.99%

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 percent last week, mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said. This week's ...

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Jan. 8, 2018

Flood insurance expires again on Jan. 19 – or not

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 reminder. With significant flood damage in the last two hurricane seasons, there ...

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Oct. 18, 2017

How to buy the last house you’ll ever buy

How to buy the last house you’ll ever buy

 

NEW YORK – Oct. 17, 2017 – My husband and I bought what we thought was a starter home 20 years ago. Now we think of it as our "forever" home, where we plan to retire and live out the ...

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