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Mortgage rates March 2023 Florida

Mortgage Rates Down for 3rd Week Straight

30-Year Fixed Rate Approaches 6% Again Just in time for our peak winter season, mortgage interest rates have dropped down again for the third week in a row. Inventory is

Blue Angels Fort Lauderdale Air Show 2023

South Florida Events – April 2023

Featured Events for April 2023 Delray Affair Downtown Delray Beach April 14th – 16th One of the largest arts and crafts festivals in “The most fun small town”. The Delray Affair has

South Florida real estate median sale prices

South Florida Real Estate Report – February 2023

Inventory Still Limited, Median Prices Still on the Rise Housing inventory remains in short supply across South Florida with months supply of inventory averaging only 3.3 months for single family

By The Sea Realty Happy Hour

Wine Down Wednesday – April 26th 2023

Visit our office, meet our broker, meet our agents, meet our preferred vendors, have fun! Come join us at the By The Sea Realty office in Fort Lauderdale for a

South Florida Events March 2023

South Florida Events – March 2023

Featured Events for March 2023 St. Patrick’s Day Parades and Festivals March 11th and 12th Check out our online events calendar for a South Florida St. Patrick’s Day parade or

Fort Lauderdale Single Family Waterfront Homes

Waterfront Market Watch – January 2023

2022 Was a Wild Ride for Waterfront Homes and Condos 2022 was an interesting year for real estate across the country and the waterfront markets here in Fort Lauderdale experienced

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South Florida Events – February 2023

Featured Events for February 2023 Miami International Boat Show February 15th – 19th The Miami Boat Show will take place at the Miami Beach Convention Center, Pride Park, Herald Plaza,

Mortgage Rates in South Florida

Mortgage Interest Rates Continue Downward Trend

30-Year Fixed Rate Approaches 6% Rates continue their downward trend with the 30-year fixed rate averaging 6.13% this week and the 15-year fixed rate averaging just 5.17%. This should help

South Florida Real Estate Statistics December 2022

South Florida Real Estate Report – December 2022

Closed Sales Down 42%, Median Prices Up 3.9% in December There were only 2,619 single family home sales in South Florida (Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach) in December,

Black Labrador Retriever playing outside

Best Condos for Dogs of All Sizes

This is a follow up to my blog about My Top Ten Dog Friendly Condos. The Fort Lauderdale area has quite a few buildings that will gladly allow your furry

Condos and Co-ops in Fort Lauderdale

The Differences Between Condos and Co-Ops

What is the difference between purchasing a condo and a co-op?  As real estate agents, we get this question a lot.  There are many condominiums throughout South Florida, but we