Frequently Asked Questions about Real Estate in Southwest FL

Using Your Matrix Private Listing Portal

Using Your Matrix Private Listing Portal

Getting the Most out of Your Private Listing Portal from SageRealtor Group As a first step in working with you to find your dream home, we set up a private listing portal with hand-picked listings for you to browse using your criteria and wish list as a guideline. In...

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About the Florida Condo Document Review Period

About the Florida Condo Document Review Period

State Law in Florida Provides for a 3 Day Condominium Document Review By state law, Florida has a 3 day review period for condo purchasers. A “condo” might be a condominium, a townhome, carriage home or other attached unit or even a detached single family...

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Infographic: The Basics of a Real Estate Transaction

Infographic: The Basics of a Real Estate Transaction

This infographic from our association is a nice summary of how a real estate transaction works. Be sure to talk with your Realtor about each phase and what to expect. For example, discuss with your Realtor the possible outcomes of the inspection and appraisal stages...

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Top Benefits of Living in a Gated Community

Top Benefits of Living in a Gated Community

1. Gated communities offer added security. Easily the most obvious benefit of living in a gated community is the sense of security and safety that it provides. Gated communities have lower crime rates than non-gated communities, and it is not just the gates at the...

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What to Look for in a Retirement Home

What to Look for in a Retirement Home

Retirement is a big life step, and likely one that you've been looking forward to for a long time. You may have even thought about where you'd like to retire and in what kind of home you'd like to settle. Whether or not you've thought about it casually or seriously so...

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