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Lender sitting with buyers.Refinancing mortgages can either be good or bad depending on one’s financial situation. Various pros and cons need to be looked at carefully to so that one can arrive at the right decision. What exactly makes people want to refinance their mortgages? Looking back to the beginning of year 2012, the interest rates fell to an historic low. This led to many homeowners refinancing their mortgages. Refinancing a mortgage simply means getting a new mortgage to replace the old one. Better interest rates and loan terms are the main reasons making people refinance their mortgages.

The interest rates might have gone high slightly but the figures still remain close to what people experienced in the year 2012. This may still prompt one to change their current

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Florida Life Style Home is one of the few construction companies in Fort Myers that builds custom homes. According to their CEO and founder, Bill Ennen, building a custom house requires not only an ability to understand clients’ vision, but at the same time to have the expertise and experience to turn that vision into reality. Usually, that would mean dealing with challenges much differently from the ones found in conventional house building.

One of their recent projects is a The Mooring Home that was designed and built for the Gralia family. The home reflects every requirement that Bonnie and Ernie Grallia had about their new home and they both agree that Florida Life Style Home did an excellent job. The Mooring Home is spread over 500 square

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Based on the Naples Area Board of Realtors or NABOR, home prices of top-tier homes are on its highest this season. This is based on the latest statistics released by the board on Friday. However, prices on other home categories showed varied results.

With the improving home price sales, the market is generally good for all home sellers. Compared to last year’s performance on the same month, this year show another double-digit gain for the real estate market.

Overall home sale prices increased 23% to $269,000. The increase mostly includes homes on the upper bracket with prices ranging from $2 million and up. Many of these big homes were sold through bidding.

According to Brenda Fioretti, a real estate broker in Naples, a lot of wealthy homebuyers

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Real Estate TechnologyGone are the days when real estate agents have to post signs, newsletters, and give out brochures to sell homes. Change came when the internet made it possible to view houses without even going to the sight. Videos were made of houses or properties that are being sold on the market and can be viewed by interested buyers. Actually, buyers used the web as an online shopping tool due to its convenience and it showed that 2% of the population is doing it in 1995. Then it rose to 74 percent in 2004 and shoot up to 92% in 2013. Still, another positive change is happening.

Smartphones are now playing a great role in boosting sales of homes and properties in Naples. Many are joining in this current trend. Others might see this as blind buying. Of course, in

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Mark your calendars - the beautiful community of Maple Ridge at Ave Maria in Naples is adding a new series of model homes to its ranks in a special event this weekend, November 23-24. Starting at 9:30 a.m., the debut of the 8 new homes will be evenly split between each day. 

The models are all part of the stunning Captiva Garden Collection, a series of five floor plans – including the Almanor, Bristol, Caples, and Danby. The interiors of these homes were carefully crafted and designed by Kelly Young Designs, and include sports courts as well as rock-wall swimming pools.

The Almanor, a 2,569 square foot residence, comes with three bedrooms, two-and-a-half baths, a gorgeous eat-in kitchen, and a spacious great room that is perfect for

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With its 8th consecutive Community of the Year award in the books for 2013, Paseo has sealed its reputation as being one of the best and most desirable communities in the entire country. And now it has added two more buildings of townhomes to its ranks. 

The new buildings have 6 units in each, and offer a variety of floor plans that come with multiple front porches or balconies for truly enjoying the beautiful Southwest Florida weather. The design of the townhomes places the garages in the rear, giving residents direct access to their front doors and giving the buildings an attractive façade that isn’t cluttered. Brick paver sidewalks stretch around the communities and provide gorgeous lake views as you jog, walk the dog, or just go out for a

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