Steven Jackson's Blog Posts

House Flipping Back To Precrisis Levels

 Although house flipping has risen to nearly the same level as it was during the 2006 peak of the housing boom, a new CoreLogic Inc. analysis suggests that most of the current flips are less

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Spring Clean

Spring Is In The Air!!Spring is almost here, and you know what that means… time to clean! If you’ve been looking for some tips to help you get both your home and your life in order this spring,

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Home Showings

"why are you rushing so much?" asked the elder. "I'm rushing after my livelihood," the young man answered. "And how do you know," said the elder, "How do you know that your livelihood is

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Top Money Tips At Any Age

We can’t get through life without navigating money, but where your financial focusdepends, in part, on where you are in your life. Here are some helpful financialmanagement tips by decade: 20

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Featured Business

Grayton Beach Fitness is your quintessential neighborhood gym located about a quarter mile north of 30A in Mystic Porte close to Hurricane Oyster Bar. Its location is perfect for locals and easy

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Lucy The Therapist

So God Made A DogAnd on the 9th DayGod looked down on his wide eyed children and said they need a companionSo God made a DogGod said I need somebody to wake up and give kisses, pee on a tree, sleep

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Expired Listing Blues

As an agent in the 30A local market, I study the market closely and track the homes that sold and the homes that, unfortunately, did not sell. I realize there are many reasons homes don't sell,

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Hiking In Topsail

TOPSAIL HILL PRESERVE STATE PARK KICKS OFF 2019 WITH FIRST DAY HIKEJoin Topsail Hill Preserve State Park for a First Day Hike on January 1, 2019 from 9:00a.m. - 11:30a.m or 2:00p.m. – 3:30p.m.

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8 Real Estate Mistakes To Avoid

We all know those people who frequently lament their decision to invest in real estate. Constantly blaming the market, or real estate as an industry, they believe the entire process is predicated on

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409 Lakeview Dr Santa Rosa Beach Fl 32459

COASTAL DUNE LAKE FRONT. GULF VIEW. LARGE LOT. 0.852 acre of Florida paradise available for purchase on the east side of a rare coastal dune lake, with views of white sands and gulf waters just

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"Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time. Never make your most important decisions when you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will

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Builders And Realtors Is There A Shared Purpose

A prospective homeowner has many options available to them when considering the purchase of their new home in South Walton County. What agents tend to focus on is existing home sales as it

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Must Have Features To Have In A Hme

Must-Have Features to Look for When Shopping for a HomePosted onNov 2 2017 byHousecallWhen you're in the real estate market, you may have an idea of the type of property that you're looking for

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Things You Really Wish Your Seller Knew

4 Things You Really Wish Your Sellers Knew DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS From Realtor.comYou don’t want to hurt your clients’ feelings. But undoubtedly there are a few things that pop up in the course

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Do You Wonder Why

Sunday, a gunman in Las Vegas ended the lives of more than 50 people. At least 500 were wounded. Puerto Rico. Mexico. Houston. Florida. Hurricanes. Earthquakes. Wildfires. Horrific attacks. Families

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International Sale And Purchase Of Real Property

International Sale And Purchase Of Real PropertyAccording to the IRS, the transferee/buyer is the withholding agent. If you are the transferee/buyer you must find out if the transferor (seller) is

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I had a situation arise where a customer told me that buying and selling a home is just business.  Maybe you are like me as I don't believe even for a minute that buying or selling a home is

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Improvements Offer The Highest ROI In 2017

Improvements Offer the Highest ROI in 2017?Posted on Jan 16 2017 - 1:47pm by Nick Caruso2.5KWith the many different projects reported annually in Remodeling Magazine’s Cost  .

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Reopening Of McQuage Trail Scheduled For July 21

 Jul 12, 2017 at 12:08 PMThe Florida Forest Service will host a grand re-opening celebration of Point Washington State Forest’s McQuage Bayou Trail at 9 a.m. July 21

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 Three Trending Areas to Buy in South WaltonBy Miriam Bornstein Imagine waking up and welcoming the morning sun while gazing out at South Walton's glistening waves. Located on the

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Locals Loving Locals

One of the great benefits to living in a friendly localized community is that locals rally around other locals in need.  One such local favorite, Joleen Jones is a example of how our

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Sea Turtles In Santa Rosa Beach FL

Be a sea turtle trackerLearn about sea turtles, practice turtle ‘Safety 101’No pop quiz when you’re done, just a chance to practice what you have learned about coexisting with these ancient

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