Tuesday, December 12, 2017 / by Kristin & Mark Stampini
When buying or selling a home what is this item called an escrow deposit?
Whenever a buyer makes on offer to purchase a home one of the line items is an escrow deposit to made in say 1 day or 3 days etc...
This is the buyer's putting some money to be held in a third party escrow account.
A sort of good faith as the contract moves forward.
The amounts can very based on each situation.
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 / by Kristin & Mark Stampini
Less energy and weight gain have been a struggle in my middle age. I have noticed over the last 10 years after changing careers from restaurant management, where I was working an average of 12 hours per day and on my feet most of those hours , to real estate at Florida Platinum Group- Re/Max Services, where I am on my feet much less and get much less exercise that I have had less energy and gain weight at a faster pace. I know many other women in the real estate profession who are middle aged that suffers from feeling fatigue and have noticed weight gain as well. Over the years I have done research, tried many different techniques to help increase my daily energy naturally as well as lose weight. I will be sharing the results of what I tested and some powerful information that I feel many of you would also benefit from. I have been able to boost my energy naturally as well as lose weight which has resulted in having much more productive days in general. Tony Robbins is o ...
Thursday, July 7, 2016 / by Kristin & Mark Stampini
Undisclosed Legal Mistakes Costing Boca Raton Homebuyers Thousands
Someone we want you to meet
CEO of Florida Platinum Group, Kristin Stampini was speaking to attorney Erik Eastham about legal mistakes to be aware of in regards to real estate, and this is what he had to say.
By Erik Ian Eastham
Boca Raton, Fla. – Whether someone is purchasing a main residence, vacation home or other investment property, real estate is often times an individual’s most valuable asset. Much of an individual’s net worth is defined by the real estate they own or have an interest in. As any smart investor will tell you, it’s not enough to own the asset, it must be protected as well; protection from the claims of creditors and the liability that comes with real estate is a necessity.
A novice investor ?may rely solely on? insurance to help protect their real estate investment, however, insurance policies have dollar limits and coverage limitations. As such ...
Friday, July 1, 2016 / by Kristin & Mark Stampini
Vacation, Friends, Family, Food, Birthday Celebrations, FUN & Real Estate!!!!!
I currently work in the real estate industry and previously to real estate, I worked in the restaurant business. From my previous and past experiences, I truly know how to appreciate a good vacation, great service, food, real estate and tourism.
Thirty-two of us, most of which grew up in Ann Arbor, Michigan just
stayed the entire week in Costa Rica at Barefoot Vacation Villa’s – vacationing and celebrating two special birthdays. There’s nothing better than going on a vacation with childhood friends that we’ve known for 45 years.
We stayed in a 16 bedroom All-Inclusive Costa Rican Villa located in the North Pacific province of Guanacaste, overlooking the Pacific Ocean. The views were breathtaking and the sunsets were stunning! Villa Cascada at Barefoot Villas provided us with 5 STAR personal customer services. Guillermo, the property manager took very good care of us ...
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 / by Kristin & Mark Stampini
How Did Florida Platinum Group – RE/MAX Get Involved?
My heart is warm and fuzzy, being one of the founders at Florida Platinum Group – RE/MAX Services one goal we had for 2016 was to find a local charity that was near and dear to our hearts to be a part of. My husband, Mark and I were looking for a long time, we wanted to make sure we were both passionate about the charity so that we could volunteer and donate part of our commission from each closing to the charity.
Mark and I never had the opportunity to have kids of our own, and we both love, love, love kids, we knew that the charity we were searching for was going to be involved with kids in some way or another.
A few years ago we were both volunteers at Home Safe in both the Boca Raton and Lake Worth locations. Home Safe is a non-profit organization that provides programs trying to prevent new cases of violence, and protects Palm Beach County and South Florida’s victims of child abu ...