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Home Buying 101: Tax Benefits for Florida Homeowners

Posted On: February 6, 2020 | Categories: General Info | Home Buying 101
Home Buying 101: Tax Benefits for Florida Homeowners

Curious about tax deductions available to you as a Florida homeowner? Good news - There are an array of tax deductions available that can add up to big savings if you itemize your 2019 federal tax return. ...



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!

If you are ready and willing to buy the new home of your dreams, you may be pleasantly surprised by your ability to do so! The first-step towards owning the Florida new home of your dreams is to get pre-qualified and determine your home buying power. ...



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

While it is true rates are higher than they were a year ago, current mortgage rates are still near historic lows and owning a home remains more affordable than renting. ...



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

Posted On: July 12, 2018 | Categories: News | Home Buying 101
Home Buying 101: Home Affordability Better Now than 1985-2000

According to a recent report from Zillow, homes are more affordable today than they were back in 1985 to 2000. In addition, homes are more affordable now than they were at the peak of the housing bubble in 2006! ...



Home Buying 101: Understanding Closing Costs

Posted On: April 9, 2018 | Categories: News | Home Buying 101
Home Buying 101: Understanding Closing Costs

Just what are closing costs, and how are they figured? ...



Home Buying 101: Preparing to Buy a Home in Florida

Posted On: March 16, 2018 | Categories: News | General Info | Home Buying 101

Making 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.  ...



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

Posted On: February 14, 2018 | Categories: News | Home Buying 101
Home Buying 101: Getting Pre-Qualified and Pre-Approved for a Mortgage

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? ...



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

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