Orlando's Millennial Homeowners are Growing

Millennial’s Are Buying Homes

An increasing number of people are buying homes in Orlando, and millennial’s make up a large percentage of that group. These young professionals are determined to have the American dream. With Orlando’s climate of economic growth, great weather and affordable real estate, it’s no surprise that more young adults are choosing this area. Realtor.com just announced that Orlando is #3 city for millennial’s in 2017. Continue reading “Orlando’s Millennial Home Owners Are Growing”

downtown Oviedo fl and the new real estate developments around it

Sprawling Oviedo

It’s not uncommon to meet Oviedo residents that remember the downtown for what it used to look like and that’s because like now, people are finding Oviedo to be a great place to lay down roots. This recent boom in growth has caused somewhat of a problem for the original downtown Oviedo. Smashed in between 419, 434 and 426 is the original downtown Oviedo and as of the last two years, the city has been tearing down buildings and homes from the early 1900’s to make way for road expansion. If you have driven through the downtown corridor during rush or school hour you have experienced the traffic caused by the uniquely designated intersections.

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Oviedo Little League Sponsor Waypointe Realty

Waypointe Realty is a proud sponsor of the Oviedo Little League! Baseball is one of those opportunities that kids have to develop skills, friendships and leadership.

Oviedo boasts some pretty amazing sports fields and three are reserved specifically for the Oviedo Little League. As a sponsor, we are a part of helping lower the registration costs for children, field maintenance, uniforms, softballs, baseballs and so much more.

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5 Reasons Rural Living is on the Rise in Seminole County Florida

Are You Seeking Greener Pastures?

Although the overall percentage of Americans living in rural areas is declining as urban and suburban regions grow, real estate figures show the rural population increasing across Central Florida including Seminole County.

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Should you pull from your 401k to buy a home

Home Down Payment Option: 401k

In an ideal world, everyone would put 20 percent down on a home purchase. This avoids costly private mortgage insurance, called PMI, but it also requires considerable time. Considering the many financial and tax advantages of home ownership, most people would prefer to be able to purchase a home sooner rather than later. Continue reading “Should You Pull From Your 401K to Buy a Home?”

7 Pros and Cons to Buying a Home in Oviedo

 

Oviedo Home Shopping

Buying a home in Oviedo is like going on an adventure. The city is known for its hometown charm and that has caused such a large surge in people moving here that several new developments are currently underway. This means that people who are looking for real estate in Oviedo must answer one central question. Do they want to live in an existing home or are new homes in Oviedo more their style?

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Which loan is best for your when purchasing a home

Home Financing Options

Buying a house is a huge step and while it can be an exciting process, if you’re like most of us, you don’t have all the money required to purchase your home upfront. Instead, most people choose to take out some type of loan that allows them to go ahead and have their home when they need it while making a monthly home mortgage payment plus interest on the property while the lender holds the deed to the house. There are numerous types of home loan options available to home buyers, and the one that’s best for you depends upon your individual circumstances as well as your preferences.

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5 Reasons to Move to Seminole County in Central Florida

 

Why Seminole County is the Best

When it comes to real estate, location is everything. That’s why Seminole County real estate is such an incredible find. Some of Florida’s best beaches are just an hour away. If natural beauty isn’t enough to tempt you, then maybe the proximity of world-class theme parks like Walt Disney World and Universal Studios will win you over. Of course, Seminole County real estate is about much more than sunny days on the shore and theme park excitement. Here are five of the best reasons for anyone to consider moving here. Continue reading “5 Reasons to Move to Seminole County”

3 best real estate markets in Orlando FL in 2017 Central Florida Real Estate in 2017

Real estate experts have predicted that Orlando will be among the top real estate markets nationally in 2017. It’s placed at number seven among other growing cities like Portland, Oregon, and Sacramento, California. Analysts project a price growth of approximately 5.69 percent and sales growth of 6.1 percent. This means that Orlando home values will increase nicely in 2017.

Orlando is home to numerous attractive neighborhoods that feature a wealth of desirable properties. However, we expect three of these areas to bypass the rest in terms of Orlando home values over the next year. These are: Thornton Park in Downtown Orlando, Oviedo and Winter Park. A closer look at each of these communities reveals why they are especially appealing to buyers and why they should be considered when looking at where to purchase a home in 2017.

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