Monthly Archives: January 2016

5 Feng Shui Tips

5 Feng Shui Tips Hoping for a raise? Trying to tame tension at home? Looking for a health boost? Feng shui can help cure what’s ailing you. If you would like to sell your home quickly, hang a metal wind chime outside your front door to fill your entryway with a welcoming melody. Surrounding the…
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Market Statistics December 2015

Market Confidence & Stability Reflected in 2015 Annual Report   Naples, Fla. (January 22, 2015) - Activity in the housing market for much of Collier County in 2015 looked like year-end activity in 2014, according to broker analysts who reviewed the Annual, 4th Quarter and December 2015 Market Reports released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS®…
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Radon: Why it matters

Radon: Why it matters Any home can have a radon problem – old or new homes, well-sealed or drafty homes, and homes with or without basements. It is estimated that nearly 1 in 15 homes in the U.S. and Canada has an elevated level of radon. Prolonged exposure to unsafe levels of radon can create…
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Foreign sellers? FIRPTA withholding increases to 15%

Foreign sellers? FIRPTA withholding increases to 15% WASHINGTON – Jan. 19, 2016 – Congress recently made changes to the U.S. Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act of 1980 (FIRPTA). While two changes should benefit the real estate community, a third will impact foreign sellers of certain properties. On the positive side, new FIRPTA rules…
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