Cyber Security: What you need to know to protect your clients and yourself!

We all need as realtors to be even more vigilant with the amount of malware and cyber attackers targeting real estate transactions nationwide.  This is a prominent problem here in the Tampa Bay area, and all around Florida. In this article, we have included useful tips, things to be aware of, and important facts that […]

Tips on How to Make your Email Drip Campaign a Success

The goal behind a drip campaign is to encourage a certain action from the lead (or customer), such as a sign up, or purchase. An effective drip campaign aims to keep your readers informed and aware of your products, which is especially necessary in the beginning stages of an online relationship, when you are establishing […]

Want to Boost Property Value? Here are some Do’s and Dont’s

Determining the things that add value to your property can sometimes be vexing. You can spend a lot of money on improvements thinking they’ll add value to your home, but it won’t matter if the appraiser doesn’t agree. So how do you know which things add value? Jamie Chapman, a director of solution consulting at […]

St. Pete Beach rated #1 Best Beach in U.S.

Gorgeous, laid-back St. Pete Beach was voted TripAdvisor’s No. 1 Beach in the U.S. and No. 5 in the world in 2012, based on millions of reviews from travelers around the world. When you visit this magical expanse of sand, you’ll understand why. St. Pete Beach’s shores include the longest undeveloped stretch of public beach in the […]

Top 10 Reasons to Make the Move to the Bay Area

  The Saint Petersburg-Clearwater-Tampa scene is an up-and-coming area with endless potential for any age! In recent years the bay area has grown wildly in appeal and development. From the vibrant downtown nightlife, to the new age artisan avenues of Gulfport, to the quaint tree lined neighborhood streets of Seminole, there is something for everyone here. […]

Are You Prepared for the New Closing Disclosure Statment

The HUD-1 settlement statement and Good Faith Estimate forms are going away on October 3. The Truth in Lending Act disclosure is going away as well. In their place will be a new closing disclosure and a new loan estimate. There will be changes to the closing process as well, including a new rule requiring […]