Entries by WeKnowNona

Celebration Home to be Given Away

Well if you can write you might want to take a look at this article we found on a HOME GIVEAWAY in Celebration FL. A 6,700 square foot mansion in Celebration, Florida is being given away to whoever can write the best essay. It’s just like college — except at the end, you could have […]

NorthLake Park at Lake Nona

NorthLake Park Lake Nona NorthLake Park in Lake Nona, Florida is a beautiful community, located in the Northernmost section of the Lake Nona area in East Orlando, Florida. The 500-acre community includes both single and multi-family homes and hosts many excellent amenities: The award-winning A-rated Northlake Park Community Elementary School Lake Nona YMCA Outdoor Olympic […]

New Mortgage Rules by CFPB Kick in Today To Ease Homebuying

These new mortgage rules are being implemented primarily to help a buyer assess what their loan means and to be able to size them up side by side.  It is an attempt for more transparency and clarity…..read this article from NBC News. Shouldn’t you be able to read and understand a mortgage document before you […]

Buying a Home 48% More Affordable Than 2006

Home prices may be reaching new highs lately, but buying a home is still significantly more affordable than it was during the 2006 housing bubble, according to a new report by RealtyTrac. Low interest rates have largely contributed to keeping homes more affordable in recent months, according to the analysis. Monthly payments on an average-priced […]

The most expensive zip codes in 15 major US cities

This is an interesting article we found on some very expensive places to live all around the US! City life is expensive — but city life in the swankiest neighborhoods in the US can be outrageous. The median listing price for homes in the quaint Boston neighborhood of Beacon Hill is over $3.7 million. And […]

Why Chinese investors are pouring money into US real estate

No, Paul Revere didn’t yell that — rather, it’s what some real estate market makers are saying as a result of the China being in the red (no pun intended). With a recent precipitous drop in its stock market, the aftershock has lead to an upswing in purchase contracts being inked for American real estate. […]

5 Top Motivators for Buying Now

Here are some interesting thoughts on what motivates people to move.  Hopefully to Florida and more specifically Lake Nona FL! What are the main drivers in today’s home-buying decisions? Realtor.com® sought to find out in a recent survey of active house hunters taken this June and July through the BDX Home Shopper Insights Panel. According […]