Worst Advice for Home Buyers!

Happy Monday! When buying a home you hear all different types of advice and opinions from your family, friends and peers. Check out this article posted by Realtor.com ~ worst advice given to home buyers. 

  • Prices are going down (FALSE) 
  • You don’t need a Realtor (USING A REALTOR IS FREE FOR YOU! PAID BY THE SELLER) 
  • Make lowball offers (THIS ISN’T ALWAYS A GOOD IDEA.) 
  • Don’t obtain a home inspection (FALSE. THIS IS THE BIGGEST INVESTMENT YOU WILL MAKE) 

Link to full article >>>

https://www.realtor.com/advice/buy/worst-home-buying-advice/?cid=soc%5Ffy20_TW_RDCFY20_Buyi

Please call me for all of your real estate needs! I would love to help! (352) 577-9171 

10 Year Market Trend

Good Day All, 

I keep saying this, but incase you all forgot HOUSING INVENTORY IS LOW! Here is a chart that shows you the decline of listings for sale in Marion County, over the past 10 years. If you have thought about selling now is the time! I have a portfolio of buyers waiting to find their perfect home! 

Please call me for all of your real estate needs! (352) 577-9171

Mortgages Hit Lowest Point in 3 Years!

 

Happy Friday Everyone! 

Check out this latest article from FloridaRealtors! 30 year mortgages hits lowest point in the past 3 years! Just another reason why now is the perfect time to get preapproved for financing, and begin your home search! Here is contact information for a great local lender! John Celebre has a years of experience and is ready to help you with all of your financing needs!

https://www.floridarealtors.org/news-media/news-articles/2020/02/rate-drop-30-year-mortgages-hit-lowest-point-3-years

Call me today if you have any questions (352) 577-9171

John Celebre
Senior Loan Officer | Union Home Mortgage
NMLS 659576 | FL LO40458
(352) 289-1164
(352) 804-4310
jcelebre@unionhomemortgage.com
www.facebook.com/unionhomemortgagecorp/

www.unionhomemortgage.com/jcelebre
2609 SW 33 Street Unit 101, Suite #5 | Ocala, FL 34471

 

NOW is the time to BUY!

Good Day All, 

I hope everyone is having a great week! Did you know that you can save up to 16% by purchasing your home while the real estate season is slower? It’s true! The busiest time for real estate is typically April until November. Now is a great time to tour properties and  purchase your next home! I would love to help and be your Realtor! Call me today! (352) 577-9171

https://www.floridarealtors.org/news-media/news-articles/2020/02/study-its-16-cheaper-buy-now-late-2018

 

 

January Market Report!

Happy Friday! 

Here is January’s real estate market report for Marion County! As you can tell inventory is low, and home resales are up! Not to mention interest rates hit a 3 month low!  Now is a great time to buy and sell real estate! 

Please call/text me if I can help in anyway! (352) 577-9171

14641 NE 202nd Lane, Fort McCoy $27,000

ATTENTION INVESTORS! Here is a project home that is ready for you to make yours! Secluded in Hog Valley, in the middle of the Ocala National Forest! Great location close to lakes, rivers, ATV trails and more!

  • 2 Bedrooms 
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 625 Liv. Sq. Ft. 
  • Zoned A-1 (agriculture) 
  • Asking Price $27,000 


Please Call/Text (352) 577-9171 for more info

4224 SE 13th Street, Ocala $148,500

Great schools, great location and lots of potential! 1966 Concrete block home includes 1875 living square feet, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and attached covered parking area. Covered front porch welcomes guest into living room, just off the large kitchen and dining room w/ built in cabinetry. Family room with view of kitchen, wood burning fireplace, lots of natural light and slider just a few steps away leading to outside concrete patio. Bedrooms are cozy in size and one is much larger. Bathrooms need updating but functional. This home could use updating but there is a great base to start with and newer metal roof. 

  • 3 Bedrooms   2 Bathrooms
  • 1,875 Liv Sq. Ft. 
  • Zoned R-1 Residential 
  • 2014 Metal Roof
  • 2015 Windows 
  • 2015 Soffit
  • 2018 HVAC
  • 2019 Kitchen Appliances 
  • Asking Price $148,500