Ocala's Beautiful Homes!

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Real Estate Agent - Coldwell Banker Ellison Realty 352-209-4044
Knowing Ocala before you arrive is vital. I would like to provide you with as much information to assist you in making Ocala your home and the right decision for you and your family!
RECENT BLOG POSTS
Home inspection reports have all kinds of potential, they can kill a deal, make a deal or open up a can of worms.   The question I often ask is: Repairs or credit, choose your poison?   On a recent inspection there were about 5 items that created a need for repair.  Some of them were minor and so...
03/07/2012
I am so spoiled!  I don’t ever remember a February day when I lived in New York being so warm and beautiful.  Today was in the mid to upper 60’s.  We went to Rainbow Spring State Park in Dunnellon Florida  for a Cracker Weekend fair.  Cracker is an expression that has negative connotations in ot...
02/25/2012
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SOLD! SOLD! SOLD! It’s the sign we all love to see!  Yes, houses are starting to move again.  The key to keep the momentum is to keep a steady hand at the helm.  Raising prices is a bullet to the foot of the market.  Overpriced houses stagnate the market and that includes foreclosures and short ...
02/24/2012
Shopping & Sunlight don’t normally go hand in hand except at the Ocala Farm Market on “The Square” in Downtown Ocala.  Saturdays from 8am to 1pm, weather permitting, you’ll find some of Ocala’s most superb venders selling a wide array of products that tantalize the appetite of shoppers of every ...
02/11/2012
Seller:  Let me see if I understand this, are you telling me that my house is listed for $139,900 and the offer is $140,000 yet I'm going to get $135,000 because the buyers' want a seller's concession?   Realtor:  Yes Sir, that is correct. Seller:  WHAT???  WHY DO I HAVE TO PAY THE BUYERS' CLOSI...
02/09/2012
Some of the greatest deals can still be had right here in Central Florida!  The foreclosure market is still alive and well, it is still a buyer's market.  The prices are amazing, the deals are great!     Nice 3/2 home on 10 acres located only 10 minutes W of Alachua. Features fresh paint, new flo...
02/08/2012
Just out of curiosity Mr & Mrs Seller, when did you want to be in your new home?  Oh, so you’re in contract and need to close in 6 weeks!  You’d really like to sell this home so you don’t have to take out a mortgage and in addition you don’t want to pay a real estate commission to those no good ...
02/07/2012
This post by Brigita is so valuable to people who deal with vacant land, farm properties or anything of that nature.  Just like in the residential market, the value of land has greatly diminished but location and qualities of the land are still of major consideration.  If you are thinking of buyi...
01/31/2012
How many times have you heard that Realtors and car salespeople are the same?  Having bought many new cars I find that statement unfair and somewhat painful.  It is a hard stigma to overcome, but it’s not impossible. Over the nearly 10 years that I’ve been in real estate I’ve found the old adage...
01/23/2012
This beautiful home is situated on over 3 lovely, lightly treed acres, it is a private parcel. The custom pool home has a covered front foyer entry, unique architectural detailing throughout.        Inside laundry, newly painted interior, this large open kitchen with wood cabinetry will delight ...
01/23/2012