Thursday, June 13, 2019 / by Kristin & Mark Stampini
What Everyone Ought to Know About The True Cost of Homeownership?
Many people don’t really understand the details about the true costs of homeownership. Today, we’re going to be talking about the true costs of homeownership and the other factors that come with buying a home.
Homeownership is a long-term financial commitment. Buying a home requires a down payment, closing costs, and other expenses. The true cost of homeownership is calculated along with other factors included in the home buying process. On this article, we will discuss how $707 is the true cost of homeownership when buying a $315,000 house.
So what is the true cost of homeownership?
There is no universal answer to this question, you simply have to run the numbers.
But if you are after a precise answer, the analysis can be quite complex.
Current interest rates, where they are and where are they headed with the feds
the mortgage financing ...
Monday, March 25, 2019 / by Kristin & Mark Stampini
Recently we’ve been obsessed with watching HGTV’s House Hunters. More obsessed than usual. As founders of The Stampini Team in Palm Beach County and as a Real Estate Agent with many years of experience we know that many aspects of House Hunters simply do not happen in real life and a lot of the true aspects of the house hunting process are left out.
The Breakdown: How many Houses Did you Say?
Three. Only three homes are seen being showed on House Hunters to the buyers. Typically it is a couple looking for a bigger home or something that they can expand their family in. Then the agent is seen doing a little research and returning with three homes he or she thinks the buyers will love. Then Boom! Just like that, the buyers pick their favorite out of the selection then they live happily ever after. Right? Wrong. Totally wrong, the average amounts of homes that are showed to buyers are eight to ten according to the National Association of Realtors’ Home Buyer ...
Friday, February 15, 2019 / by Kristin & Mark Stampini
East Deerfield Townhouse that is all ages and can be rented right away.
Great investment property or first-time homebuyer home.
For Up to the minute pricing call 561-500-5747
793 SE 1st Way #73 Deerfield Beach, FL 33441
Don’t miss this charming immaculate townhouse located in the coziest part of Vista Gardens Community. It features tile and laminate floors throughout. It also boasts an open spacious kitchen with wood cabinets and plenty of storage. Step out of the front door and the pool is just a few steps away!
Looking for more space? The master bedroom and guest bedrooms feature private balconies.
Here are the other features of the property:
Situated in all ages community.
Sophisticated lighting system with recessed lights.
Master bedroom has designer cut-outs for paintings.
Easy access to I95, the sawgrass expressway and a quick ride to the beach.
This might be the p ...
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 ...