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5 Easy and Quick Title Insurance Facts

What is title insurance? Why do I need it? What exactly am I paying for? Title insurance can be a confusing piece of a real estate transaction for many. To cut through some of the confusion here is title insurance in a nutshell: Read the rest of this entry

Avalon Preserve – Fort Myers, FL 33908

Avalon Preserve – Fort Myers, FL 33908 | Community Spotlight

Avalon Preserve is a gated community located in South Fort Myers, consisting of single-family homes as well as coach homes.  One of the unique features of Avalon Preserve’s coach homes is that they include attached personal 2 car garages.  You’ll also find lake & preserve views in this community. Read the rest of this entry

Reflection Isles – Fort Myers, FL 33912

Reflection Isles  – Fort Myers, FL 33912 | Community Spotlight

Reflection Isles is a gated community that borders the environmentally sensitive 2,000-acre Six Mile Cypress Slough Preserve, offering elegant villas, distinguished town homes, prestigious executive homes and spacious estate homes.  Because of the preserve, nothing else can be built around it.  As a Reflection Isles Community Expert, I have bought and sold homes in this community.  Everything you need to know can be found right here, with me!  I wrote a blog about this community last year, but a lot has changed since then. So, consider this a great update! Read the rest of this entry

Avalon Bay – Fort Myers, FL 33919

Avalon Bay – Fort Myers, FL 33919 | Community Spotlight

Avalon Bay is a gated community with 58 coach homes (no single-family homes) situated on 15-acres around a lake in South Fort Myers. What’s a coach home?  A Coach Home is one of a group of homes in a two-story building, with own garage and entrance.  Read the rest of this entry

Questions to ask when selecting a title company – Part I

Part I

The Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) allows homebuyers/sellers to choose their own title company, yet the title and closing process is puzzling to the average consumer.  Homebuyers devote 2-7% of the cost of their home on closing costs, most are not clear about what those costs include, who they are hiring, how much they are even spending, or why.   Read the rest of this entry