September 1, 2017 – GoToby.com’s Featured House of the Week is a brand new custom home in Hammock Beach. This just-listed home by Oceanside Homes & Remodeling has never been occupied and features the latest deluxe features.
August 30, 2017 – 2017 has been a good year so far for nonresidential real estate sales. There have been several transactions of $1,000,000 or more, signaling investor confidence in the area’s future growth.
August 29, 2017 – The Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program (SIGTARP) issued on Friday a scathing report rebuking the practices of 19 states, including Florida, for misappropriation of federal Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) funds intended to for use by state housing agencies to assist homeowners refinance their troubled mortgages.
August 28, 2017 – Which Palm Coast roads gets the most use by local drivers? GoToby.com went to the Florida Department of Transportation to find out. You might be surprised at what we found.
August 25, 2017 – GoToby.com’s Featured House of the Week is an Arthur Rutenberg-built home in Osprey Lakes neighborhood of gated Grand Haven.
August 24, 2017 – Listings in July typically went under contract in under 30 days for the fourth consecutive month because of high buyer demand, but existing-home sales ultimately pulled back as large declines in the Northeast and Midwest outweighed sales increases in the South and West, according to the National Association of Realtors®.
August 24, 2017 – With two separate transactions, Palm Coast Land LLC (Allete Properties) has closed on nearly 1,500 acres of land in Palm Coast Park, a 4,700-acre mixed use Development of Regional Impact (DRI) straddling U.S. 1 from roughly Hargrove Grade to Old Kings Road. The parcels, when developed, will include approximately 1,400 residential units
August 22, 2017 – The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Thursday announced modifications to the streamlined refinance program for borrowers with high loan-to-value (LTV) ratios and extended the HARP program through 2018.
August 20, 2017 – “Third time’s the charm” for Discount Tires. Palm Coast’s Planning & Land Development Regulation Board (PLDRB) on August 16th approved a development order for Discount Tires to build a new store in the Home Depot Plaza adjacent to (north of) Bob Evans Restaurant. This is the third time Discount Tire has tried for a Palm Coast location.
August 18, 2017 – GoToby.com’s Featured House of the Week is a beautiful home in the Front Street neighborhood of Grand Haven. Built in 2003, this magnificent home has four bedrooms, four and one-half baths and 3,380 square feet of living area.
August 17, 2017 — The headstrong supply and demand imbalances in much of the country slightly tempered the pace of sales and caused home prices to maintain their robust growth in the second quarter, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of Realtors®.
August 15, 2017 – A very important reason to look for a home in Flagler County has gone relatively unnoticed. The age of Flagler’s existing housing stock is incredibly young by comparison.
August 11, 2017 – GoToby.com’s Featured Property of the Week is a newly listed penthouse condominium in Portofino at Hammock Dunes. Hammock Dunes is a private, gated golfing community nestled on a barrier island between the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway (ICW).
August 9, 2017 – Since I wrote “A Hidden Tax on Housing – The Impact of Impact Fees” ten days ago, several readers have asked for more details, so here they are.
August 4, 2017 – GoToby.com’s Featured House of the Week is a recently renovated saltwater canal home in iconic Flagler Beach, Fla. This beautiful home has a dock and direct access to the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway (ICW) with no bridges.