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Cypress Cay at Gateway – Fort Myers, FL 33913

Cypress Cay at Gateway – Fort Myers, FL 33913 | Gated Community Spotlight

Cypress Cay is a Beazer Homes gated community, tucked within the Gateway area. Gateway featues gated and non-gated communities throughout its residential area and is located in Fort Myers off Daniels Parkway.  This ideal location is just minutes from the airport, Red Sox spring training facility, Gulf Coast Town Center and more. Read the rest of this entry

How to Guide: Real Estate Closings – Part III

Who would have believed there was so much to do or remember??

If there is a power of attorney for either party, the buyer or seller, notify the title company as soon as possible. They need to review the power of attorney for accuracy and durability. Read the rest of this entry

SIMPLE BUYER Q and A – to help with closing

Closing Property GuidingWho will call me to schedule an appointment for my closing?

Normally the title company will call you. However, sometimes your real estate agent will call to make arrangements for your signing.

When can you tell me the amount of funds required to close?

Upon receipt of your loan documents, the title company will contact your real estate agent and/or you to let you know the amount of funds you will need for closing. Read the rest of this entry

What are YOUR responsibilities while in escrow?

While there are many steps to the process of purchasing your home, one of the last steps is the time in which your loan is being processed. This time is referred to as “being in escrow”.  This occurs after your purchase offer has been accepted and after you have provided your earnest money to your escrow agency. Read the rest of this entry

How do Realtors get paid?

When I became a real estate agent, I quickly grew aware of how misinformed the public is about realtor’s compensation.  There are many misconceptions out there.  Let me explain with some Facts: Read the rest of this entry