725 Harbor Blvd
Destin, FL 32541
November 12, 2018
75% of Renters Have Been Misinformed

Although you might have read otherwise, it's more affordable now to own a home than at any point since 1985. Have you been misinformed about buying a home? Let's talk!

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October 4, 2018
Are We About to Enter a Buyers’ Market?

Home sales are below last year’s levels, home values are appreciating at a slower pace, and there are reports showing purchasing demand softening. This has some thinking we may be entering a buyers’ market after sellers have had the upper hand for the past several years. Is this really happening? The market has definitely softened. […]

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September 7, 2018
What Does the Future Hold for Home Prices?

Home prices are at the top of everyone’s minds. Can they maintain their current pace of appreciation? Will rising mortgage rates negatively impact home values? Will the next economic slowdown cause prices to crash? Let’s try to answer these questions based on what has happened in the past as well as what we know about […]

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September 4, 2018
4 Reasons To Buy A Home This Fall

As mortgage rates increase, the demand for home purchases will likely remain strong relative to the constrained supply and continue to put upward pressure on home prices.

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August 28, 2018
Rent or Buy: Either Way You’re Paying A Mortgage!

Everyone should realize that unless you are living with your parents rent-free, you are paying a mortgage – either yours or your landlord’s

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August 27, 2018
What State Gives You the Most ‘Bang for Your Buck’?

  Some Highlights: The majority of states in the Midwest and South offer a lower cost of living than states in the Northeast and West. The ‘biggest bang for your buck’ comes in Mississippi where, compared to the national average, you can actually purchase $115.74 worth of goods for $100. For more information regarding the […]

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August 9, 2018
5 Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Professional Now!

Whether you are buying or selling a home, it can be quite the adventure. In this world of instant gratification and internet searches, many sellers think that they can ‘For Sale by Owner’ or ‘FSBO,’ but it’s not as easy as it may seem. That’s why you need an experienced real estate professional to guide you on the path to […]

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August 6, 2018
Owning Your Home Can Help You Retire Sooner!

In a CNBC article, self-made millionaire David Bach explained that: “Buying a home is the escalator to wealth in America. Homeownership can also help you retire early, that is, if you pay your mortgage off.”  Bach suggests that homebuyers should, “Take out a 30-year mortgage, but with the intention of paying it off in 25, 20 or ideally, 15 […]

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July 17, 2018
4 REAL Reasons Why We Buy A Home!

Buying a home is often the biggest financial decision any of us will make, but have you thought about why we want to do that?

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July 11, 2018
Buy Your Dream Home along the Emerald Coast
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The Martineau Group

725 Harbor Blvd, 
Destin, FL 32541

(850) 420-7200