OK … So what’s REALLY in that big stack of papers in the thick envelope when you walk away from the closing table after purchasing a home?

No doubt about it … The steps involved in obtaining the financing for the purchase of your new home was daunting and probably made you feel totally overwhelmed, especially when you were right in the midst of the mortgage loan process, right? Well … Congratulations … You survived and NOW you own your new home! […]
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BEFORE YOU BUY …
5 “Need-to-Know” Nuggets to Help Manage Your Credit

When it comes to mortgage loan applications, lending institutions don’t like ANY surprises … And when it comes to applying for and obtaining a home mortgage, you don’t want any bombshells either! Yet many people forget to review their credit report before they go house hunting – or they do it at the last minute […]
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13 Simple Moving Day Tips to Help YOU Keep YOUR Sanity

Follow these simple and easy tips to reduce the headache and stress of moving into your new home… Prepping for Moving Day… To help avoid last-minute stress, plan your move well in advance… Start by creating a checklist and an attainable timeline. Protect your important files. Store copies on a portable thumb-drive you can carry […]
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Hernando County Market Snapshot:
2016 Year to Date vs 2015

THE Gail Spada TEAM continually analyzes Hernando County market trends to help determine when is the perfect time to buy or sell a home. The data below identifies the comparison between the first three Quarters of 2016 vs 2015. The following data was compiled from reports within the Hernando County Multiple Listing Service and includes […]
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Pet Proofing Your Home Part 5 of 5

WELCOME BACK, as we conclude our 5-Part series on Pet Proofing Your Home… Safety is paramount in a pet friendly home and it is our job to carve out a safe haven for our 4-legged furry friends, both inside and out. Hazards in the Great Outdoors Open doors and windows are great for letting in […]
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Pet Proofing Your Home Part 4 of 5

WELCOME BACK, once again, as we continue our 5-Part series on Pet Proofing Your Home… From the garage, to the kitchen, to the bedroom and to the great outdoors, your home has some expected and unexpected hazards that Fido and Tiger may encounter. BTW – The 13th Annual Humane Society of the Nature Coast FUR […]
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Pet Proofing Your Home Part 3 of 5

WELCOME BACK, again, to Part 3 of our 5-Part Series on the safest practices for Pet Proofing Your Home… From the kitchen to the great outdoors, and everywhere in between, your home has some expected and unexpected hazards that Fido and Tiger may encounter. HURRY, Before They Sell Out! Get your tickets for the Humane […]
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Pet Proofing Your Home Part 2 of 5

WELCOME BACK as we continue with our 5-Part Series on the safest practices for Pet Proofing Your Home… Let’s face it, as one of the 80 million households in the Unites States who cohabitants with a Furry Friend, we work very hard keeping our buddies happy and healthy. Doing this, we also spent in excess […]
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Pet Proofing Your Home Part 1 of 5

This seems like the PURRRFECT time to re-explore ways to PET PROOF your home as the 13th Annual 2016 Humane Society of the Nature Coast Fur Ball fundraiser event is soon approaching. According to the 2015-2016 APPA National Pet Owners Survey, if you are one of the 79.7 million households in the United States that […]
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7 Survival Tips for Home Buyers in a Seller’s Market

Buyers are often finding themselves dealing with competing multiple offers and bidding wars over the limited number of available homes to purchase in Hernando County. The ALL-TIME LOW number of available homes continues to push the County’s median sale prices in an upward direction. Following these tips can maximize a buyer’s chance of staying afloat […]
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