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10/17/2017 2:02:00 PM

104 Double Eagle Reduced Price!


4 bed/3 bath home
3,655 total sq. feet
In gated Pelican Bay

104 Double Eagle Drive
Daytona Beach, FL 32119

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10/17/2017 11:25:00 AM

Property Site:
NEW A/C and HOT WATER HEATER! This impeccably maintained END UNIT is ready for immediate sale. Kitchen has an eat-in area and the laundry room, with washer/dryer is conveniently located just beyond. The bedrooms are large and there is plenty of closet space as well. The extra you'll find handy is that this has an ASSIGNED, COVERED CARPORT along with a PRIVATE STORAGE AREA. Yorktowne has a COMMUNITY POOL and CLUBROOM area. THIS IS ONE YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS!
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Square feet: 1,224
Price: $83,000

For more information about this property, please contact Mark Card at (386) 566-8092 or You can also text 4661766 to 67299.

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MLS ID: 1034848

10/17/2017 10:25:00 AM

Making a Return on Investment of Home Selling

Whether you’re thinking of selling soon or have an eye on remodeling with solid return-on-investment potential, think about which features make your home oh-so-desirable when it’s time to list. An analysis of the listings over the past five years found that the following items were listed most often, solidifying a venerable spot among buyers’ favorites:

  1. Fireplace
  2. Wood floor
  3. Carpet
  4. Granite counters
  5. Stainless steel appliances
  6. Open floor plan
  7. Walk-in closet
  8. Formal dinning room
  9. Vaulted ceiling
  10. Open kitchens 
When looking to make a move we can help prepare you and your home for the be resale, or we can help find a home that has the trends you want. Check us out at Contact us at (386)566-8091.

10/13/2017 11:42:00 AM

Property Site:
GATED RIVERS EDGE at HARBOUR VILLAGE condo! Beautifully maintained and decorated, you'll find this to be a lovely spot to escape the ordinary. It offers a greater level of privacy because there is no facing building next to it. Eat-in kitchen and dining area overlook the family room and OVERSIZED BALCONY beyond. Each of the bedrooms is situated is en suit and has a French too leading to the balcony as well. The master has an additional sitting area, and large walk in closet while the bath area has a separate tub and shower along with a raised, double vanity. HARBOUR VILLAGE offers private POOL, BEACH CLUB, FITNESS AREAS, GOLF, TENNIS and MARINA.
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Square feet: 1,482
Price: $259,500

For more information about this property, please contact Mark Card at (386) 566-8092 or You can also text 4655464 to 67299.

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MLS ID: 1034696

10/10/2017 9:10:00 AM

20 Questions to Ask When Buying a Condo

   according to FloridREALTORS®

  1. Condition? What is the condition of the unit-the building- the entire complex?
  2. Common Areas? Are common areas well maintained?
  3. For sale? How many condos are for sale (a large percentage could be a sign of issues)?
  4. Owner Occupied? What percentage of the units are owner-occupied? Some lenders may dislike large majorities being rented.
  5. Condo fees? How much are the condo/association fees, and what all do they cover?
  6. Reserves? Does the association have adequate reserves for emergencies and renovations?
  7. Board Temperament? What is the temperament of the board? Looking at board minutes could reveal tensions or controversies.
  8. Lawsuits? Are there any pending lawsuits against the association or judgements you may have to help pay?
  9. Insurance? What does the association's insurance cover? You may need supplemental insurance to cover everything else.
  10. Debt? How much outstanding debt does the association have?
  11. Arrears? What percentage of the units are in the arrears on their dues?
  12. Assessments? Does the seller owe back fees or assessments that may become your responsibility after you close?
  13. Neighborhood? What is the neighborhood like? Ask neighbor and walk the area at night to check it out and see when residents are home.
  14. Parking? Does the unit come with guaranteed parking?
  15. Guest Parking? Is there adequate parking for guests as well?
  16. Storage? Will you have extra storage for bikes, equipment, tools and the like?
  17. Management? Is the association managed by a qualified professional company?
  18. Complaints? Does management handle owners' requests and complaints quickly?
  19. Rent? Do association rules limit your ability to rent the unit?
  20. Restrictions? Will restrictions prevent you from changing visible elements such as the color of your front door or window coverings?

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