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Publix is building a new supermarket in the Orangetree nieghborhood at Immokalee Road and Randall Boulevard in Golden Gate Estates.

  • Construction is expected to begin as early as this week
  • The new store will be located on the corner of Immokalee Road annd Randall Blvd in Golden Gate Estates.
  • Construction is expected to take about nine months with an opening targeted for November, possibly before Thanksgiving
  • The project will also include three small retail stores attached to the western end of Publix, which will be part of the 10-acre Neighborhood Shoppes at Orangetree.

An 8-foot-high precast concrete wall will separate the shopping center from Valencia Lakes, but residents will be able to enter and exit the development via a

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Owning a home is a big financial step. It’s an investment that many people strive to accomplish at some point in their lives as they settle down with a good job and want to start building a family. Homeownership is expensive and there are many hidden costs that you might not be aware of, however. A mortgage loan is a big chunk of the costs of a home but the cost is still significantly more than what you were previously paying when you were renting. These extras can add up quickly and can cause you to end up having to foreclose on your beloved home.

You are going to need insurance before you even get a mortgage. Insurance premiums vary greatly depending on where you live, the size of the home, type and age of the home as well. Older homes cost more to

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The mortgage interest rates for buying homes are currently on its historic lows. This is a good sign and time for people who want to own a property or house to start searching. One of the good places to start searching is in Naples, Florida. The location of the homes in Naples is one of the best residential areas available. Grab the opportunity and take the advantage of buying homes while they are at the best mortgage rate and low home prices. It is a good buy and is surely a good investment of your money. Take the chance to buy low rate properties for investments and double your money in the future.

Advantages Of Low Home Rates

  • Low Fixed Rates

Acquiring a low interest and fix rate property is a safe option. By doing so, one can avoid high

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When you select a real estate agent, you want to choose an area specialist.  Check out the different local realtors, and choose ones that specializes in the area you are interested in or the area you are selling your home.  If you are the buyer, it is crucial to have a realtor of your own that works for you.  The seller’s agent has their best interest at heart. You might ask family and friends for recommendations.  Once you have a few in mind, set up interviews to better help in your decision making.  You definitely want an agent that is knowledgeable with a good sales history and one that you feel comfortable with. 

Choose an agent that works with home in the price range you are looking.  If you choose an agent that handles a lot of high end properties

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Nine Tax Forms that Will Help you Get the Most From Real Estate Tax Breaks

Tax season is stressful enough but if you own real estate or several real estate properties, the season can be even worse. In addition to being concerned about receiving the tax breaks that you know are owed to you there are also tax breaks that you may not be aware of. Before driving to your local tax professional or scheduling a consultation meeting, it may be best to go ahead and have tax forms ready to ensure you receive the best possible tax outcome. Here are nine tax forms that will help you get the most from real estate tax breaks you may have coming to you.

Property taxes are the easiest and most common forms related to real estate tax breaks. In some counties, cities

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From hosting an elegant dinner party to a down-home get-together, you likely want to have some sort of centerpiece that reflects the occasion. Centerpieces are fun, beautiful ways to coordinate your table and pull all the pieces together. The really good ones get talked about and eyed enviously – and they don't have to be expensive, either.

Scour the Thrift Store

Go to your local thrift store and have a good look around at their housewares and antiques section – look for candelabras, soap dishes, candy dishes, baskets (wooden, wire, etc.), novelty mugs, wine glasses – anything that you could put together as a single piece.

Select a few Pieces that Work Together

Choose one or two pieces that could go together as a centerpiece – such as a large

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investment-property_400Buying your first investment property can be a very exciting time in your life. After all, you are getting ready to take a huge step toward solidifying your financial future. Of course, no matter whether looking for Nasvhille real estate or a new home in Naples, if you choose poorly, an investment property may not providing you with the type of residual income you were hoping for. Therefore, as you prepare to purchase your first investment property, be sure to keep these five simple tips in mind.

Tip #1: Save Up for a Down Payment

Most lenders require a down payment of at least 25-30 percent of the cost of the cost when purchasing non-owner occupied property. Therefore, you should be sure to save up the necessary funds before you even start

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Once upon a time in a real estate transaction, things became very ugly over a dining room chandelier. The sellers had meant for it to be excluded, but it wasn’t listed as such. The buyers loved the chandelier, thought it was perfect in the dining room, and threatened to not buy the house without the chandelier.

“The chandelier issue” became very stressful for all parties involved as eventually the closing was delayed and it seemed as if the transaction was really not going to close because of this disagreement. The seller contended that it was a family heirloom and very sentimental. T

he buyer contended that if it was so special, why wasn’t a sign hanging from it, or why was it not noted in the MLS listing? Eventually the transaction closed with the

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