Archive for April, 2011

Disaster stikes at home–water damage, fire or mold–should you tell your insurance company?

Let’s face it, S. Florida homeowners, the cost of homeowner’s insurance is already high in our area, and there are strong indications it will get much higher.  This creates a dilemma: what is a homeowner...

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Buyers, How should you determine your total monthly home payment?

 Needless to say, nearly half the clients with whom I work are buyers, and one of the questions they ALWAYS ask me is, “Bobbi, with EVERYTHING included, what can I expect my monthly home...

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Buyers, you have a choice: FHA versus Conventional Loans

 Working with a few of my recent buyers, I was asked if it would be best for them to obtain an FHA loan or go the Conventional route.  They wanted to know which loan would...

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Parklanders: Homestead your Primary Residence and take advantage of Portability!

I’m not sure why, but for some reason, the city of Parkland has a reputation of having high property taxes.  Buyers often say to me, “I can look in Margate, Coconut Creek or even...

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