ORLANDO, Fla., May 24, 2016 – Hearing “the check is in the mail,” is welcome news to 139 well-deserving young people who live in communities across Florida. Why? These students — high school graduates about to enter their first year of college and others already enrolled in a college or university — have received scholarships through the Florida Realtors® Education Foundation Inc.
What’s happening in Florida’s housing market? Real estate is a vital part of the economy in the Sunshine State, and Florida Realtors® serves as the voice for real estate in Florida. In this Market Minute, Florida Realtors® Chief Economist Dr. Brad O’Connor keeps you up-to-date on the state’s latest housing statistics and provides insight into what the numbers really mean.
Realtor®Rhonda Pavone: A ‘Dream’ RealityMELBOURNE, Fla. — When Rhonda Pavone, a sales associate with RE/MAX 200 in Melbourne, first got a call in April 2015 from a man saying he wanted a $1 million beachfront home paid in cash with an immediate close, she thought it was a prank.
Read More »