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Listings are spending an average of just 29 days on the market, a new post-2007 Recession low.

June 2021 Recap

State of the Market

  • Median home prices in the Orlando area reached a new high in June 2021: $315,000. That is a 5% increase from the previous month and a 19% increase over June 2020, when the median home price was $265,000.
  • Sales increased 14% from May to June of this year, as the number of new listings continues to rise. This is on par with nationwide trends noted by the National Association of REALTORS®.
  • Listings are spending an average of just 29 days on the market, a new post-2007 Recession low.
  • Inventory is rising, as more houses are listed for sale. However, there was only .7 months of supply in
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Most Luxurious Neighborhoods in Windermere, FLIf you have been looking into Central Florida real estate, it's likely you have heard good things about the small town of Windermere. It's no surprise that the community has garnered such a high reputation when you look at the history and small town charm the area has to offer, especially when matched with the luxurious homes for sale in Windermere, FL offerings nearby. Let's take a look at some of the most luxurious neighborhoods in Windermere. 

Estates at Windermere

Beautiful homes on oversized lots, many with private pools, are staple features of this gorgeous neighborhood. Many of the homes for sale in the Estates at Windermere are competitively priced for their size when compared to the area as a whole. 

Windermere Sound

This community,

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Hottest Neighborhoods in Haines CityCentral Florida has become one of the hottest real estate markets in the country, and Haines City is getting a lot of that attention. This small town is close to the world class attractions of Orlando, but far enough away to avoid the hustle and bustle of the big city. Let's take a look at some of the hottest neighborhoods and homes for sale Haines City and why they should jump to the top of your list for a new Central Florida home. 

Solivita

This 55+ community is aptly named as the word “solitita” means sun and life. The incomparable Solivita offers an exciting and unique lifestyle for its 55+ residents featuring exclusive amenities, events, and beautifully designed single-family homes. A highly praised golf-cart friendly community, Solivita offers

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Demand remains so high, new listings are snatched up almost as soon as they’re on the market.

May 2021 Recap

State of the Market

  • Median home prices in the Orlando area are now at their highest in ORRA’s recorded history. In May 2021, the median home price was $300,000, up 15% from May 2020.
  • While inventory is on the rise for the first time since September 2020, listings in May 2021 spent only 36 days on the market – the fastest time frame since the Great Recession from 2007-2009.
  • A fall in sales from April 2021 to May 2021, due to inventory shortages, is in line with national trends, reported by the National Association of REALTORS®. Both nationally and in the Orlando area, housing demand continues to dramatically
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One of Central Florida’s greatest attractions is the abundance of world class theme parks that call the area home. While covid restrictions are still in place, each park has its own way of dealing with these restrictions and how they will affect your family vacation. Take a look at some of the most recent park by park restrictions so you are prepared before you arrive. These restrictions are put in place for the wellbeing of both visitors and park staff members alike and are crucial for the theme park industry moving forward as well as the local residents and owners of the many homes for sale in Kissimmee FL. 

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Walt Disney World Resort (and theme parks) and Disney's Blizzard Beach Water Park are now open to guests. Please see below

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Homes are selling faster than ever, so potential buyers must come prepared and pre-approved with a strong offer.

April 2021 Recap

State of the Market

  • The pandemic’s biggest impact on the Orlando housing market hit in April 2020, putting the brakes on sales. Since then, inventory has continued to decline - despite high demand from buyers - and hit an all-time-low last month (April 2021). There were major gains in sales year-over-year for April 2021, due to effects of the pandemic last year.
  • There were only 2,655 homes for sale in April 2021; that is a record low dating back to 1995, as far back as ORRA data goes. For perspective, the Orlando area’s population in 1995 was 1,092,514; today it is 1,814,118, according to
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Rich History and Small-Town Living in Windermere, FLIf you have been looking into Central Florida real estate, it's likely you have heard good things about the small town of Windermere. It's no surprise that the community has garnered such a high reputation when you look at the history and small town charm the area has to offer. Let's take a look at what has drawn so many to move and look for homes for sale in Windermere and what makes it such a sought after real estate destination.

Where It All Began

Before the “giant freezes” of the 1890s and 1980s Windermere was a heart of the Florida citrus region. Founded in 1889, the small town is one of the oldest communities in Orange County and by 1910, the Windermere Improvement Company built numerous homes all around the area. Many of these old homes and

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Inventory is so low, it would take only three weeks to sell all the homes for sale in the Orlando area.

March 2021 Recap

State of the Market

  • The number of homes for sale in the Orlando area plunged 61% from March 2020 to March 2021. This continued decline from the prior month puts an even tighter squeeze on a market with just 2,878 homes for sale.
  • Inventory is so low, it would take only three weeks to sell all the homes for sale in the Orlando area. A balanced market is considered six months of inventory.
  • The median home price continues to rise, now at $285,000, a 12% increase from March 2020 to March 2021.
  • Interest rates continued to rise for a third straight month. The average interest rate in March 2021 was
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Why You Should Invest in Kissimmee Real Estate in 2021Owning a home has always been a part of the American dream and investing in real estate is a goal for many once they have purchased their first home. While there are many factors that should be considered when looking to purchase an investment property, there are some that stand out among the rest. Let's take a look at some of those factors and why they point to Kissimmee Fl. as a prime investment market in 2021. 

Affordable Home Prices

With an average cost per SQFT of $155, homes for sale in Kissimmee are more affordable than the national average, and much more affordable than the average in Florida. A town median home price of $265,055 is also well below the state average median of $464,078 making the initial investment amount more manageable for

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