Vero Beach Home Buying Tips

Great News for Graduates!

Tips to Help you Buy a Home despite Student Debt A recent NAR survey found that buying a house while carrying student debt is not impossible! In fact, 41% of recent first-time home buyers had student debt with a typical balance of $29,000. NAR’s survey found that recent first timers typically made a down payment of 5%.  At the current …

FOOD DRIVE

RE/MAX Associated Realty prides itself as a “Community in Unity”. We want to give a BIG “shout out” to one of our preferred vendors, White Glove Moving! They are assisting the Treasure Coast Food Drive by asking for donations of non-perishable food items. Please stop by RE/MAX Associated located at 5055 N. Highway A1A in Vero Beach and help this worth-while …

TASTE OF VERO – MAY 23, 2018

Save the Date! The Oceanside Business Association cordially invites you to join us for the 2018 Taste of Vero, which has been postponed to Wednesday May 23rd, from 5:30 – 8:30pm! Calling foodies of all ages! Stroll down Ocean Drive from Sexton Plaza to Humiston Park and experience a festival of flavor. Vero’s finest local restaurants have partnered up with Oceanside Business …

10 Ways to Save on Utility Bills this Summer

“Hot enough for ya’?” If it’s not yet, it probably will be.   And the hotter is gets, the higher those utility bills go.   Save some money with this excellent article filled with 10 tips for lowering your utility costs. Get Your HVAC System Ready Clean Air Filters and Vents Keep Blinds Closed Lower Your Utility Rates Time Your Thermostat Switch to …

The Cole Coppola Memorial Fishing Pier

The foundation’s main project is to raise money to build a memorial fishing pier. Members of the community will have the opportunity to literally put their name or a customized message on this community project, permanently inscribed in the very treads making up the fishing pier.  The pier will serve the public at large providing a new safe place for fishing …

#1 Advantage: A Brand Name People

RE/MAX. It’s a brand name that buyers and sellers know. A brand name that stands out in a competitive industry. A brand name that helps productive, skilled agents build their business. And a brand name that elevates the real estate experience for everyone involved. Can a brand name make a difference? You better believe it can!  

RE/MAX Celebrating 120,000 Agents Worldwide!

Wow! Together, we’ve reached a major milestone. Agent count at the end of Q1 topped 120,000 agents! That’s 120,000 RE/MAX professionals getting results for buyers and sellers. 120,000 potential referral partners for you to connect with. And 120,000 entrepreneurs pushing each other to even greater heights. Growth means more yard signs. More leads. More brand exposure. More market share.   …

State & Local Tax Deductions

The rule caps “SALT” or state and local tax deductions at $10,000, when before those deductions were unlimited. Those include real estate, and either income taxes or sales taxes. For wealthy people who itemize deductions, income taxes alone exceed that amount, let alone property and sales taxes. If they also live in a relatively high tax state such as New …

The Introverted Real Estate Agent’s Guide to Networking

Are you the type of person that is “shy until I get to know somebody?”, then you might be an introvert. Introverts might not be the best at commanding the attention of an entire room, but they are experts at building authentic relationships with their potential clients. If you are an extrovert, some of these tips may offer perspective or even give …

COLLEEN ROSENBAUM JOINS WENDY WILSON’S RE/MAX ASSOCIATED REALTY!

  Known as “The Coastal Living Specialist”…….. because I love marketing properties from “Cottages to Castles”!  Helping people transform their dreams into reality is an integral part of my business.  My past sales experience in the Insurance Industry coupled with my Real Estate expertise has enabled me to enjoy doing what I LOVE.

CLAUDIA JARAMILLO JOINS WENDY WILSON’S RE/MAX ASSOCIATED REALTY

Wendy Wilson , Broker and Owner of RE/MAX Associated Realty is pleased to announce Claudia Jaramillo has joined her office of full service, professional agents. Claudia brings 15 years of experience in residential real estate transactions from her career in New York and Florida.  Born in Colombia, Claudia is fluent in Spanish and holds a B.S. in Management Information Systems …

HOME SEARCHING? LOOK NO FURTHER!

Wendy Wilson, owner and broker of RE/MAX Associated Realty is pleased to announce Erica Hendley has joined her office of full time, professional agents.  Erica chose the RE/MAX brand because it is the most recognized and respected name in Real Estate and the Wendy Wilson difference of complete agent business development.  “I had the opportunity to interview several Real Estate …

Live Abundantly

VERO BEACH, Florida RE/MAX Associated Realty focuses on professional integrity, superior customer service, success and RESULTS. We are powered by the number #1 most respected and recognized name in Real Estate.  Our goal is to build a culture of like- minded professionals who are dedicated to providing the highest quality of service to our clients.

5 BENEFITS OF BUYING AN UNDER-CONSTRUCTION PROPERTY

Gone are the days when buying an under-construction property was risky. In fact, opting for an under construction property can be really profitable. Read on to drive away all your fears. Here’s why investing in an under-construction property is a wise deal: An investment in time saves dimes Time is money. The earlier you buy a property before its completion …

Home Buying Tips: Lead Poisoning

Lead poisoning is a serious problem that can lead to adverse health problems. In children, high levels of lead can cause damage to the brain and nervous system, behavioral and learning problems, slow growth, and hearing problems. In adults, lead poisoning can cause reproductive problems, high blood pressure, digestive problems, nerve disorder, memory and concentration problems, and muscle and joint …

Home Buying Tips: Environmental Issues

When purchasing a piece of property, it is important to be aware of any environmental liabilities associated with it. For example, you should find out if there are any registered underground tanks within several miles of the property, known contaminated properties in the neighborhood, or property owners who have been fined by the government for failing to meet environmental safety …

How Should I Take Ownership of the Property I am Buying?

Real property can be incredibly valuable and the question of how parties can take ownership of their property is important. The form of ownership taken — the vesting of title — will determine who may sign various documents involving the property and future rights of the parties to the transaction. These rights involve such matters as: real property taxes, income …