Shani Marbais blog

Everyone talks about how much buying a new central Florida home can cost you, but I'm here to tell you how to SAVE money when buying a new central Florida home! Like...big money. There are four things you can do to help you save potentially thousands of dollars when buying a new home.  1. Hire a team of professionals. Yes, this can cost money...but, if you hire the right professionals, you're sure to save a lot of money (and headaches!) because they know the red flags to watch for, they know what's standard ... read more
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Fact: you don't need a magic potion to create wealth and happiness for yourself. Research shows that Central Florida homeowners not only build wealth simply by owning the home they live in, but they also feel higher levels of joy as a Central Florida homeowner.  The median net worth of a homeowner is 46 times HIGHER than renters! Investing in Florida homeownership creates an opportunity to build equity and increase wealth over time. With Florida rent prices increasing 3-4% each year, investing in homeowners... read more
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*Congratulations, Your Offer Was Accepted*   That's the news every home buyer dreams of hearing as they patiently wait to hear from their agent after submitting an offer on that central Florida house they fell in love with! In today’s market you hear more about offers beat out and bidding wars than success stories, but there are ways to make success the norm.   So what's the secret to getting your home offer accepted? How do you get lucky enough to have the chosen offer?   The secret is to be ... read more
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Being a buyer in a seller's market can be tough and we don’t see any changes coming soon! According to the National Association of Realtors, there will be about 6.3 million homes sold this year. But, with the right tools and knowledge you can win the deal every time! Here are a few important tips to help you land your dream home.   1. TO AVOID FRUSTRATION AND OVERWHELM - Without talking to a real estate agent to learn how the home buying process works, timelines to expect, and costs that are involved, ch... read more
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