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Buying a New Home in Florida This Year? This Should Be Your 1st Step!

Posted On: February 19, 2019 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
Buying a New Home in Florida This Year? This Should Be Your 1st Step!

In many real estate markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream home outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive market where buyers often need to stand out. One way way to show that you are serious about buying your dream home is to get ...



Home Buying 101: Tax Benefits for Florida Homeowners

Posted On: January 30, 2019 | Categories: General Info | Home Buying 101
Home Buying 101: Tax Benefits for Florida Homeowners

Owning your own home in Florida comes with many perks, from a being haven for your family, to increasing your net worth. And this time of year, a benefit on the minds of many is how homeownership benefits your tax return.Good news - There are an array of tax deductions available to Florida ...



Home Buying 101: Today’s Mortgage Rates and What They Mean for You

Posted On: October 12, 2018 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
Affording the Florida new home of your dreams is about more than just the price. Mortgage interest rates play a significant role in determining your mortgage payment, which directly affects not only your qualification but your pocketbook every month!You may have heard interest rates are on the rise.

Home Buying 101: Home Affordability Better Now than 1985-2000

Posted On: July 12, 2018 | Categories: News | Home Buying 101
Rising home prices have some worried about home affordability, but the price is only part of the puzzle. Mortgage interest rates play a significant role in determining the total amount of your monthly payment and how much house you can afford. If you’re unfamiliar with how interest rates may affect

Home Buying 101: Understanding Closing Costs

Posted On: April 9, 2018 | Categories: News | Home Buying 101
When you think of “closing costs,쳌 you might see the light at the end of the homebuying tunnel. You’re just one step away from getting the keys and becoming a homeowner!But just what are closing costs, and how are they figured? Many prospective homebuyers are taken aback by the factors that go into

Home Buying 101: Preparing to Buy a Home in Florida

Posted On: March 16, 2018 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101
By Cindy TolsterMaking the decision to buy a home in Florida is exciting and means starting a new chapter in life. And, preparing to take on a mortgage requires thought, preparation and a good team of professionals around you to help the process along. As a loan officer, I work with prospective home

Home Buying 101: Getting Pre-Qualified and Pre-Approved for a Mortgage

Posted On: February 14, 2018 | Categories: News | Home Buying 101
Let’s assume you’re on the house hunt. Maybe you already have a real estate agent on your side, and perhaps you even know which part of town you want to live in. Likely, you have a budget in mind. But how do you know what you can really afford and get approved to purchase?There’s no wrong way to

Happy National Mortgage Professional Month!

Posted On: September 1, 2017 | Categories: News | General Info
The month of September is dedicated to the mortgage professionals who strive to help individuals and families achieve their dream of homeownership. As a Florida homebuilder dedicated to providing you with the best home buying experience possible, we work closely with a network of quality preferred

Home Buying 101: The Three C’s of Mortgage Approval

Posted On: August 15, 2017 | Categories: News | Home Buying 101

If you’re looking to finance your dream home with a mortgage, you’re going to want to know the ropes about each and every aspect of the process — especially the approval process. As a borrower, the best thing you can do is ...



Veteran’s Benefits to Owning a New Home in Florida

Posted On: July 24, 2017 | Categories: News | General Info
Are you a veteran or military personnel looking to own a beautiful new home in Florida? At Highland Homes, we know and understand that owning a home can provide an unbeatable sense of security, comfort and financial stability. Achieving the American dream of homeownership still rings true for