Clearwater Florida Homes – 10 Things You Need for Homestead Exemption

Clearwater Florida – Just wanted to remind everyone who purchased Clearwater Florida homes or changed your status’s last year (i.e if you purchased a new primary residence in 2011) then you have until March 1st to apply for Florida’s Homestead Exemption. This exemptions saves the typical Clearwater home owner $500 to $800 however most people … Continued

Pinellas County Bank Owned Property Taxes Explained

Pinellas County Bank Owned Property Taxes Explained Clearwater Beach Florida – We help a lot of clients with finding great Clearwater beach short sales and bank-owned homes and condos, and one of the things people ask me is how will a short sale or bank-owned property deal where we actually bought a condo, town home … Continued

Clearwater Real Estate Round Up for Spring

Well today is the first day of summer and thought we’d look back over the last few weeks of spring at some of the interesting articles we’ve been able to bring from some of the best Realtors around the country. You know we talk about Clearwater Real Estate being local however I hope you found … Continued

Indianapolis Homes for Sale | Guide to Waterfront Homes

Today we kick off a new series where each Tuesday we will be having Top Realtors from around the country sharing thoughts about real estate and their local markets. This week we are pleased to have Paula Henry, a top Indianapolis Realtor who also sells Indianapolis homes on the water. Many of our clients come from Indiana and Illinois to buy their Clearwater beach house, … Continued

5 Life Lessons I learned from my friend Laurie Manny

5 Life Lessons Learned I began blogging 3 1/2 years ago back in March of 2007.  Today I’ll share 5 lessons I learned from my friend Long Beach Realtor, Laurie Manny.  Blogging was pretty new when I started back then and SandbarsToSunsets, actually grew from our beginning blogging experience on Active Rain. It was an amazing time on Active Rain back in 2007 when it … Continued

Clearwater FL Homes for Sale benefit -Tampa Mortgage Rates fall due to Icelands Volcano

Tampa Mortgages – Clearwater – St Pete – Tampa Bay area Tampa Mortgage rates and Clearwater home affordability have improved lately, thanks to an unlikely ally — Mother Nature. In the 7 days since Iceland’s Eyjafjallajökull erupted, ash clouds have grounded planes, disrupted businesses, and stranded exports in warehouses worldwide. It’s a drag on commerce … Continued