ORLANDO, Fla. — Despite being in their prime home-buying years, a majority of millennials with student debt currently don’t own a home – and many believe this debt is the reason why.Read More »
Photo caption: Finding, buying and fixing up dilapidated, vacant houses in the Orlando area is what these experts do best as part of the TV show, “Zombie House Flipping.” Shown from left: Keith Ori, Ashlee Casserly Greenberg, Peter Duke and Justin Stamper, plus Stamper’s chocolate Lab, Marley.
ORLANDO, Fla. — Realtors® Justin Stamper and Ashlee Casserly Greenberg are making a name for themselves by doing what they love – home rehabs.
ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 20, 2017 – Florida’s housing market continued its positive track in August, with more closed sales, increased pending sales, more new listings and rising median prices, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. Sales of single-family homes statewide totaled 25,235 last month, up 0.9 percent compared to August 2016.Read More »
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.Read More »
ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 5, 2017 — Mass destruction caused by Hurricane Harvey and floodwaters in Texas and Louisiana. Severe flooding due to heavy rains in Southwest Florida. The devastating aftermath on people’s lives and livelihoods is a shocking reminder of what can happen when disaster strikes – and the critical need for the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).Read More »
MIAMI — Community is important to Mike and Christina Pappas, the father-daughter Realtor® duo with The Keyes Company in Miami. Along with a few Keyes employees, they went to extraordinary lengths to raise money and awareness for the Miami Youth for Christ charity initiative to help stop youth violence.Read More »
Publication Honored for Design, Writing Excellence
ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 1, 2017 — Florida Realtor, the Business Magazine of Florida Real Estate and monthly trade publication of Florida Realtors®, recently won seven awards in the 2017 Florida Magazine Association’s (FMA) competition.Read More »
2017 Florida Realtors President Maria Wells presents Matey Veissi with her award as the 2017 Realtor of the Year during the awards luncheon at the recent convention and trade expo.
ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 28, 2017 — Florida Realtors® honored Matey H. Veissi, 2016 president of the state Realtor association, as its 2017 Realtor of the Year. The Realtor of the Year award was presented at the state association’s recent 101st annual Convention & Trade Expo at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Fla.Read More »
This year’s Educator of the Year, Steven David, accepts his award from Florida Realtors President Maria Wells at the recent 2017 convention and trade expo.
ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 28, 2017— Florida Realtors® has named Steven David as the winner of its Educator of the Year Award for 2017. The awards were presented during the state association’s recent 101st annual Convention & Trade Expo at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Fla.Read More »
Florida Realtors President Maria Wells congratulates Paula Angelopoulos Urbinati on being honored as the state association’s first Education Volunteer of the Year.
ORLANDO, Fla., Aug. 28, 2017— Florida Realtors® has named Paula Angelopoulos Urbinati as the inaugural winner of its Education Volunteer of the Year Award for 2017. The awards were presented during the state association’s recent 101st annual Convention & Trade Expo at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Fla.Read More »