Michelle Flood's Blog Posts

What did we expect to happen?

What did we expect to happen? When people were bidding $100K more than an asking price for a home? When the $100K over asking price was 3X's the amount of the sale in the same neighborhood 6 months

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The Importance Of Reading Your Contract

Contracts--They're important. READ THEM. Now, go back to my first two sentences and READ THEM again.I'm guilty of this too. Because I'll easily sign the contract for my cell phone and not read the

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Getting Evicted Costs You More Than You Think

In Florida you have to pay your back rent to the courts in order to fight eviction. With little or no help from our elected officials this is an important setback, that is very telling about who the

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Market Conditions August 5 2022

Hi there, just a quick update on what's happening in Florida real estate. Homes are staying on the market an average of 15 days. Average sales price is still hovering at $350K. Rental prices are

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Why Use A Realtor If You Have A Corporate or Private Cash Buyer

It's a crazy market. We still have cash buyers out there that see the writing on the wall of a decline coming. They see interest rates rising and they see properties sitting on the market for longer

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Late Lower or Leave

Where are we in the housing market? interest rates went up 1% this weekIs your home sitting there? How long?Did you come to the party too late and now sitting at last summers prices?Can you lower

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Millennial's Boomers Money and The Market

Contrary to popular belief Millennial's aren't lazy, or whinners. They want to work. They want all the things their Boomer parents had at their age, but the economy, interest rates, inflation and

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Why Work With a Realtor

So, you're mowing your lawn, or washing your car. Someone you've never met stops at your house and says they want to buy your home, but suggest you 2 do the transaction alone without a realtor

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Moody's Housing Correction Coming - but no crash

The Feds interest rate hikes will cause the "pendulum to swing back down" some places, but no crash if vacancies stay low and underwriting standards stay high. For more information visit my YouTube

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You Want To Buy A House? What Do You Do Part 2

Hi there! Thanks for stopping by! So, now you've found the perfect home, you have your approval letter from the mortgag company in your hand what's next after the seller accepts your offer? What

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You Want To Buy A House? Where Do You Start?

So, where do you start? Buying a home (or selling one) can be a stressful thing to even just consider. Where do you start? Should you decide on style and location? What about price? What's your

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