Entries by WeKnowNona

NAR Pending Home Sales Report

WASHINGTON (August 29, 2018) — Pending home sales stepped back in July and have now fallen on an annual basis for seven straight months, according to the National Association of Realtors®. The Pending Home Sales Index, a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, decreased 0.7 percent to 106.2 in July from 107.0 in June. With last […]

Property Man – Bob Massi Features Lake Nona and Orlando

#Property Man, #Bob Massi features #Lake Nona in a recent episode… Not only is Lake Nona and #Orlando one of the fastest growing cities across the nation, but the #economy here is perfect for #real estate. Orlando is used as a meter for the real estate market because of the booming economy and the constant influx […]

2018’s Real-Estate Markets

  Information on the housing markets Whether you’re joining the real-estate business or just looking for a place to call home, it’s important to get a handle on the housing markets you’re considering before investing in a property. With unemployment falling and house prices rising, the market as a whole has been in a boom. But […]

Orlando OKs conditional plan for $107M Creative Village apartment complex

The #Orlando City Commission today helped move forward two pieces of the planned $1 billion, 68-acre, mixed-used Creative Village in downtown. The commissioners voted unanimously during the Sept. 4 city council meeting to give conditional approval of a $107 million, 390-unit apartment complex. The Creative Village Design Review Committee still wants to review certain aspects […]

CoreLogic Home Price Insights – July 2018

  The CoreLogic Home Price Insights report features an interactive view of our Home Price Index product with analysis through July 2018 with Forecasts from August 2018 including live maps. CoreLogic HPI™ is designed to provide an early indication of home price trends. The indexes are fully revised with each release and employ techniques to […]

Central Florida’s 25 Wealthiest ZIP Codes

What’s the value of your home? What college degrees do you have? What’s your household income? What type of work do you do?” Why so many nosey questions, you might ask? Well, these were just a few of the key indicators behind creating American City Business Journal’s Wealth Index Score. To determine which ZIP codes […]

The 25 highest-paying jobs in the U.S.

  Tech jobs make up 13 of the 25 highest-paying jobs in America for 2018, up from 11 in 2017, according to a new ranking from the job and recruiting site Glassdoor. There are five health-care jobs on this year’s ranking, down from six in 2017, Glassdoor said. The top three jobs are all in health […]

Orlando Developer Starts plans for Large Development

    Unicorp #Orlando’s most prominent developer is pursuing its latest $200 million projects in an area that’s heating up for retail developers — and that represents a major shift in the market. That’s according to Jorge Rodriguez, executive managing director at Colliers International Central #Florida, who is representing Orlando-based Unicorp National Developments Inc. in the purchase […]

Sales of previously owned US Homes update

US HOME SALES DROP TO 2 YEAR LOW Sales of previously owned U.S. #homes unexpectedly slumped for a fourth month to the weakest in more than two years, signaling higher prices and tight supplies continue to squeeze demand, a National Association of Realtors report showed Wednesday. HIGHLIGHTS OF EXISTING-HOME SALES (JULY) • Contract closings fell […]

Lake Nona global biotech firm to build facility, create 300+ high-wage jobs

#Orlando City Council approved a nearly $380,000 incentive deal Aug. 20 for a Biotech and biopharmaceutical firm to build a major manufacturing plant in #Lake Nona. Cranbury, N.J.-based Amicus Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: FOLD) wants to build a 190,690-square-foot facility — its first biologic drug substance manufacturing plant with associated research and development in Lake Nona. The company […]