“I-4 ULTIMATE” Improvement Project Update

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

The “I-4 Ultimate” project transforms Central Florida’s transportation backbone. The $2.3 billion project reconstructs 21 miles of the interstate from Kirkman Road to north of State Road 434 in Longwood. Work rebuilds 15 major interchanges, widens, replaces and adds more than 140 bridges, adds four dynamic tolled Express Lanes in the median and increases the […]

10 Markets Where More Buyers Bring Cash

Friday, July 26th, 2013

    Home buyers who require financing for their home purchase can struggle to compete against buyers who have offers of all-cash. Where are all-cash deals the most prevalent? Cash deals represented 80 percent of home sales in June in Vermont; 58 percent in Nevada; 57 percent in Florida, and 51 percent in New York, […]

10 Hottest Rental Markets

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

Realtor.com® recently released a list of the top rental markets in the country, based on the most-searched markets at its site the last month. The large area around the University of Central Florida, Full Sail University and Valencia College has many homes, appartments and condos for rent.   Among the top 10 markets: 1. Las […]

Keller Williams Realty Ranks #1 Among Brokers on the REAL Trends 500 List

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

According to the REAL Trends 500, Keller Williams Realty’s top brokerages sold more real estate than any other franchise’s brokerages last year. The report is an annual industry ranking published by REAL Trends, Inc., a leading source of analysis and information on the residential brokerage and housing industry.   Of the Top 500 real estate […]

Are You Thinking About a Career in Real Estate? Join us…

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

Keller Williams Realty Waterford Lakes is hiring! Join us for our real estate Career Night and see if you are a fit for our company! The KW Waterford Market Center is number one in sales units and listing units in their surrounding area and number seven in sales units and listing units in the Orlando […]

Real Estate Agents to Sellers: Get Moving!

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

With inventories at 13-year lows, real estate professionals are getting creative in trying to convince home owners to sell. “There’s such little inventory that my joke is it’s like the last shrimp at the buffet at a cocktail party and everyone’s jumping on it to try and get to it,” Boston-area real estate pro Ken […]

Is It Cheaper to Own than Rent in Todays Orlando Real Estate Market?

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

The quick answer… YES!   Trulia’s Winter 2013 Rent vs. Buy Report looked at homes for sale and for rent on Trulia between Dec. 1, 2012, and Feb. 28, 2013, and compared the costs, factoring in transaction costs, taxes and opportunity costs. For homeownership costs, study authors assumed a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage, 20 percent down, itemizing […]

Did Your Real Estate Market Make the Short List?

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

    In 2012, 41% of home buyers said they began their home search on the internet and 47% of home buyers found the home that they purchased online. So, which real estate markets are attracting the most traffic from prospective home shoppers online? Realtor.com released its top-searched metros for January, which shows that Chicago […]

Keller Williams Realty Now #1 Real Estate Company in the United States by Agent Count

Monday, February 18th, 2013

  DALLAS, TEXAS — Keller Williams Realty, Inc. announced today that it is   the largest real estate franchise company by agent count in the United   States, with approximately 80,000 associates. In recent years, Keller   Williams Realty has posted record growth numbers, surpassing RE/MAX, Century   21, and now Coldwell Banker to secure […]

Learn How to Run Your Business Like a Business!

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

    Join Rick Bosley, the Team Leader of the Keller Williams Advantage II Realty office in Orlando, Fl, as he hosts, trains, and facilitates Practical Real Estate content to immediately improve your business. Rick writes the material that is requested by previous attendees on what is important to them to succeed in today’s Real […]