November 27, 2015 – Palm Coast and Flagler County offer a few special places for those who want to live on the water; Palm Coast’s 23-mile canal system and the Intracoastal Waterway (ICW). This week’s House of the Week has both.
Nov. 25, 2015 – Consumer sentiment among Floridians rose more than two points in November to 91.5, up more than five points compared with November last year, according to the latest University of Florida consumer survey.
November 25, 2015 – All six lanes are open on Palm Coast Pkwy between Florida Park Drive and Boulder Rock. Palm Coast has scheduled a ribbon cutting to mark the completion of the widening project. The ceremony will be held at the Community Center at 9:00 A.M. on December 10th.
Flagler’s median selling price for single–family residential homes was $183K vs Florida’s $198K. Non-distressed median prices were $192K and $215K respectively. U.S. median for SFR was $221.2K.
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November 20, 2015 – Wow! A 2015 Showcase Home in the Flagler Parade of Homes. This luxurious home, built in 2014 by Bellagio Custom Homes, has three bedrooms, four baths and 3,468 square feet of living area. It’s located in the prestigious and private community of Ocean Hammock, only 4/10th of a mile from the Atlantic Ocean.
November 18, 2015 – Months of preparation and training paid off for Realtors® as the implementation of new closing documents – the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act and Truth in Lending Act Integrated Disclosure – enters its second month with minimal delays, according to panelists at the "RESPA-TILA Know Before You Owe Rule: Regulatory Issues Forum," part of the 2015 Realtors Conference & Expo in San Diego.
November 16, 2015 – The Palm Coast and Flagler County housing market is doing very well. So too is the local economy. As in previous months, all indicators are positive.
November 13, 2015 – Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Ed Golding announced changes to FHA condominium policies last night at the National Association of Realtors®(NAR) convention in San Diego.
November 13, 2015 – This week’s GoToby.com’s featured home was built in 2006 on 1.28 acres in the prestigious Island Estates section of Hammock Dunes, Palm Coast’s largest private gated community.
November 12, 2015 — The encouraging lift–off in existing–home sales amidst ongoing inventory shortages kept home prices rising in most of the country during the third quarter, but overall price appreciation slowed to a healthier pace, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of Realtors®.
November 11, 2015 – There are currently 855 single-family residential Flagler County homes listed for sale via the Flagler County Real Estate Association’s Multiple Listing Service (MLS). That’s the lowest inventory level in two years. But the number of agents has grown during that period. It’s now hovering around 1,100.
November 10, 2015 – The declining number of first-time homebuyers is a major missing piece in the housing recovery, says Lawrence Yun, the chief economist for the National Association of Realtors®.
November 9, 2015 – As reported in the Orlando Business Journal, a 24/7 Wall St. study ranked Palm Coast among the 50 Best Cities to Live. Palm Coast ranked #39.
November 8, 2015 — The following Cost of Constructing a Home report is made available to the public as a courtesy of HousingEconomics.com. The study is national in scope and highlights the substantial new home land/construction cost advantages Flagler County enjoys.