Friday, May 30, 2014

Real Estate Once Again Popular with Investors

Check out the article 

"Americans Have Fallen in Love with Real Estate Once Again" 

by clicking here on this CNN article.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Humidity Indoors Determines Likelihood of Mold

Who doesn't think about mold these days?  Humidity can play a huge factor in mold development and humidity can come from various sources.  Be sure to read the following article from RISMedia - click here.

Monday, May 26, 2014

In Memory of those who Served

May we never forget those who have gone before us so that we may enjoy the freedoms that are at the very heart of America.

May God Bless America!

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Friday, May 23, 2014

Pool Maintenance Essentials

Those of us with pools know that staying on top of routine maintenance means less work and expense in the end. In Florida, this is a year round job but many of you are just getting your pools ready for upcoming Summer fun.  So here are a few tips by RealtyTimes:  Click Here for the article.

Wishing you all a fun filled 
and safe summer!

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Using an IRA for a down-payment tax-free

Here is a helpful article that may save you money and enable you to get into that home you are wanting.

Click here for the article from

Monday, May 19, 2014

Baby Boomers turn to Reverse Mortgages

As "Boomers" ourselves, we thought this article might be interesting to others of our generation.

CNBC Article "Baby Boomers turn to reverse Mortgages"

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Homeowner's Title Should Reflect Your Wishes in the Event of Death

How to title property ownership is a question that often comes up. It is, of course, best to consult your attorney who knows your situation and the various methods of title which may be best for you.  The following article from RealtyTimes, though, provides some interesting thought on the subject so we thought we would share it with our readers.


Monday, May 12, 2014

iPhone and iPad Apps for Personal Finance

Who doesn't like a new app - especially a useful one? recommends personal finance apps for iPhone or iPad in the following article:

CLICK HERE for article.

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Real Estate Investments or Stocks?

In today's volatile markets, the big question is "where am I better off investing?"

CNBC offers the following article with videos on just that subject.  Click the link below to view:

More momentum in housing than stocks, Shiller says.

Friday, May 9, 2014

Mortgage Rates Hit a 2014 Low article: Mortgage Rates Hit a 2014 Low

CLICK HERE to view.

Market Links Updated

Be sure to check out the following links with updated statistics:

Sarasota Association of Realtors March Report -

Team Vitale May Newsletter -

Short Sales & Foreclosures in the Sarasota/Bradenton areas -

Community Market Reports:

The Waterway on Cortez in Bradenton -

Riviera Dunes Marina Community -

Cedars East on North Longboat Key -

All report links provided as a courtesy from Team Vitale.  Remember WE ARE HERE FOR YOU!