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More Wealthy Northerners Relocating To Sunny Florida

The great real estate relocation may be underway. “Luxury sales are slowing across the country, from New York to California, but they’re rising in South Florida,” reports Bloomberg, which says million-dollar plus home sales jumped as much as 15% in our area at the end of 2018. What’s behind the surge? Real estate brokers say […]

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Say What? Palm Beach Scores 5th Place On “Top 10 Bargain Beach Towns”

Champagne tastes, beer budget? Don’t despair. There may be a beach place for you in sunny South Florida after all. Palm Beach, to be precise. That’s right. The home of Worth Avenue, Mar-A-Lago, and small poodles wearing diamond bracelets and designer doggie duds. Surprisingly, Palm Beach just landed 5th on the top 10 list of bargain beach […]

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Home Values Still Pulling Us Down

Depressed home values are still sabotaging the consumer recovery. Every day, the economic research reinforces that message. Today, on a conference call with investment strategists from a leading U.S. private bank, we again heard evidence that the housing recovery is being bogged down by consumers who want to move but can’t. Some can’t qualify for a mortgage given today’s tight […]

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