05/22/2013 19:27:08 PM
Great Home Projects for the Memorial Day Weekend
05/09/2013 16:32:24 PM
Real Estate Market Update, News, and Data Report for Manatee County in Florida
04/24/2013 07:28:53 AM
Housing starts were up 47 percent from March 2012 to March 2013, passing 1 million starts for the first time in nearly five years.
03/31/2013 13:46:06 PM
Freddie Mac recently released its U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook through March showing that as we head into the spring home buying season, continued low mortgage rates, increasing house prices, and gradually improving consumer confidence wi
02/24/2013 15:31:35 PM
Though home foreclosures continue to be a challenge in many hard-hit markets, a report released this week by mortgage technology company FNC indicates the ongoing housing recovery should continue for the long haul.
01/19/2013 12:24:14 PM
Everyone knows that having a good credit score marks you as a credit-worthy individual with increased buying power. But, said consumer finance consultant Jill Krasny, many people have critical misconceptions about what makes for a good credit score.
01/07/2013 13:42:30 PM
7 Tips for Keeping Your Financial Fitness Resolution
01/02/2013 14:06:35 PM
Selling Your Home? Tips for Getting Across the Finish Line in 2013
12/30/2012 12:06:49 PM
FHA Loan Fees Are Scheduled To Increase... Again in 2013.
12/04/2012 08:42:05 AM
Bradenton, Manatee County, Real Estate Report, Forecast, Stats, and Data - October 2012
10/23/2012 17:00:47 PM
Impact of real estate industry and housing sector on the economy
10/14/2012 12:43:51 PM
Touching, gripping, and powerful new, feature length, movie project called "The Umbrella."
10/10/2012 16:39:57 PM
Real Estate Home Buying Report, Data, and Information for International, UK, Home Buyers and Real Estate Investors for Florida Properties
10/03/2012 18:38:21 PM
Great tailgating ideas, recipes, tips, and information presented by The Serena Group.
09/19/2012 18:53:31 PM
Manatee County Real Estate Market Report - Year to Date - All Property Types (Single Family, Condominiums) - August 2012
09/09/2012 08:55:05 AM
Report from Freddie Mac about mortgage rated for September 2012
08/16/2012 18:58:22 PM
Thank you to the folks at eLocal for the following guest post relating to 'Avoiding Foreclosure.'
08/13/2012 09:24:56 AM
Zillow study shows that, overall nationally, the breakeven point for owning a home being an advantage over renting a home was less than 3 years.
07/31/2012 16:41:06 PM
Military resources from Cell Phones for Soldiers and Chase Bank for Manatee and Sarasota counties in Florida
07/17/2012 15:28:17 PM
Tips for preparing for hurricanes and hurricane season and for protecting your family from tornadoes.
07/13/2012 17:08:15 PM
SFR (SHORT SALE, FORECLOSURE RESOURCE) REAL ESTATE AGENT, REALTOR, DESIGNATION
07/10/2012 15:08:09 PM
The Consumer Reports Index, an overall measure of Americans' personal financial health, saw a sharp improvement in its consumer sentiment measure, which jumped to its highest level since October 2008.
07/05/2012 12:02:11 PM
7 Issues That Will Prevent Your Home From Selling
06/27/2012 18:17:36 PM
Guest post by Megan Gates for Dottie Herman, CEO of Prudential Douglas Elliman summarizing an "Eye on Real Estate with Dottie Herman" radio interview with Eric Tyson, author of Home Buying for Dummies.
06/20/2012 18:28:50 PM
If you're thinking about the pros and cons of selling your home in the current Bradenton, Sarasota, Manatee County, or Sarasota County real estate market, here are a few key points to consider, along with some fantastic moving tips.
05/31/2012 17:06:33 PM
First Time Buyers Dilemma - Starter Home or Dream Home?
05/16/2012 20:03:45 PM
If you are a first time home buyer, you might be asking yourself, "Should I take the leap now into the real estate market to purchase a home?" Or "Is now the right time to buy a home?" Read on for some answers to some of your home buying versus renting questions.
05/01/2012 13:21:03 PM
Florida Hardest Hit Program, Updates, Information, News, Articles
04/25/2012 13:38:23 PM
Bradenton, Sarasota, Manatee and Sarasota County, Real Estate, Market Report, News, Information
04/17/2012 16:20:54 PM
Invest Your Tax Refund in Your Home. Tips for home buyers and home owners for 'smart ways' to use your tax refund.
03/29/2012 08:42:02 AM
Video Tips for a Successful House Hunt
03/21/2012 13:39:12 PM
Special Skills, Representation, Guidance, and Options for Home Buyers and Home Owners for Short Sales, Foreclosures, and Distressed Properties
03/16/2012 17:05:08 PM
Changes and Updates to the HAFA Program for March 2012: The deadline for HAFA has now been extended to December 31, 2013 for submission of a Short Sale Agreement or a written request to the lender for considering a short sale. Very important!! ? There are no longer any requirements, concerning occupancy,taken into consideration for [...]
03/14/2012 18:03:46 PM
How-To: Restore Your Yard after a Mild Winter in Florida
02/29/2012 18:55:15 PM
View, Search and Find, Bradenton, Manatee County, Golf Course, Homes for Sale
02/21/2012 17:40:28 PM
Sarasota, real estate, resale, statistics, data, information, reports, as well as short sale, foreclosures, distressed properties.
02/08/2012 09:12:32 AM
Bradenton, Manatee County, Real Estate, News, Statistics, and Market Report.
Help for home owners and home buyers with short sale and foreclosure sales and home purchases.
01/25/2012 18:38:32 PM
Real Estate Statistics and Market Conditions for the Bradenton, Sarasota, Manatee County, and Sarasota County areas of Florida.
01/17/2012 08:26:25 AM
Homes for sale inventory levels in Manatee County have seen more than a 30% decline, year over year, from December 2010 to December 2011.
This presents home owners who are contemplating a home sale a fantastic window of opportunity to get your home on the market for sale before the possibility of home inventory levels rising again due to the release of foreclosure properties that have been held back and delayed by the banks.
12/28/2011 08:10:51 AM
Smart Ideas For Organizing Your Home To Welcome In The New Year
12/22/2011 12:17:06 PM
Article in the business section of The Bradenton Herald on 12-22-11 with Selling Agent for The Serena Group, Steve Georgie, and his clients, featured in the photo.
12/08/2011 14:06:42 PM
Holiday Decorating Tips for Home Owners and Home Sellers
12/04/2011 14:59:44 PM
Real Estate, Home Buying, Home Selling, Transaction Process, Information, Chart
11/28/2011 09:35:41 AM
5 Reasons for a Mortgage Refinance Other Than Lowering Your Payment ~ HouseLogic article by Barbara Eisner Bayer
11/23/2011 17:38:05 PM
Housing Trends Newsletter, presented by The Serena Group, November 2011.
11/17/2011 17:51:52 PM
Bradenton, real estate information and home search. Homes for sale, community information.
06/27/2011 22:25:03 PM
Tips, resources, organizational tools for home buyers and home sellers who are moving or relocating.
06/16/2011 14:02:05 PM
THE SERENA GROUP IS PROUD TO BE A BRADENTON, FL – MANATEE COUNTY DROP POINT FOR CELL PHONES FOR SOLDIERS! You may drop off your donated cell phones at: 4520 State Road 64 East (Braden River Plaza) or submit the form below and we will make arran
06/16/2011 08:56:57 AM
Sales surge continues in May; condo prices soar Judging from the statistics, and the continuing positive word of mouth I’ve been hearing from. SAR members, the Sarasota real estate market is … library.constantcontact.com/download/get/&
06/10/2011 08:35:07 AM
Tips for Bradenton, Sarasota, Manatee County and Sarasota County home owners from House Logic
05/29/2011 08:15:19 AM
May I suggest that, throughout this holiday weekend, when you meet up with a friend or family member who has experienced the loneliness, isolation, fear, and terror of war, on our behalf, that you take a minute to smile, look them in the eye, hug t
05/25/2011 07:53:09 AM
How is the Government Supporting and Assisting Our Distressed Housing Market?
05/19/2011 08:00:01 AM
Title insurance information and tips for home buyers.
05/19/2011 07:45:54 AM
Whether you be a home buyer or a home seller, it's important to fully understand the way your real estate agent will be representing you throughout your real estate transaction.
05/11/2011 09:13:48 AM
Bradenton Foreclosure… Cozy Condo on the West Side… Close to Everything! http://listings.realbird.com/sshow.swf Overview Maps Photos Description Neighborhood $39,900 Condominium Main Features 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom Interior: 696 sqft Locati
04/18/2011 13:17:27 PM
Real Estate, Market, Reports and Statistics, for Manatee County, FL
04/15/2011 15:31:57 PM
Here is a printable, downloadable, Real Estate Market Statistics report, just released by the Sarasota Association of Realtors ®.
04/13/2011 13:25:45 PM
Tips on how to find the right mortgage.
04/08/2011 17:45:39 PM
The current Real Estate Market offers great opportunities for home buyers who want to buy a primary residence, home buyers looking to ‘move up’ to a larger, newer home, home buyers who have always wanted a vacation or winter home in Flori
03/10/2011 16:50:30 PM
Follow these seven tips to make sure your contractor agreement works in your favornot your builders.
02/07/2011 07:21:42 AM
Median price for single family homes in Bradenton, FL, in Manatee County, February 7, 2011.
02/06/2011 20:32:11 PM
Yes... there are lots of good reasons for putting your home on the market now! Here are a few of the best.
02/03/2011 07:54:42 AM
Saving for the Super Bowl: How to Throw a FREE Game Day Fiesta
02/02/2011 18:09:26 PM
Real Estate, Statistics, Market Report, for Manatee County, in Florida. February 2011.
12/30/2010 11:13:58 AM
Things to do for New Year's Eve of 2010,2011 in Sarasota, Florida! Events, Nightclubs, and parties!
11/21/2010 08:51:24 AM
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11/12/2010 09:06:45 AM
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11/09/2010 16:50:21 PM
Do you have the money for a home mortgage down payment and closing costs? Article about the home mortgage process, home mortgage closing cost calculator, and home mortgage down payment information.
11/01/2010 07:46:49 AM
MORTGAGE INFORMATION FOR HOME BUYERS, LENDING CRITERIA FOR OBTAINING A MORTGAGE.
10/22/2010 17:12:22 PM
If you live in the Bradenton, Sarasota, Manatee, or Sarasota, County areas of Florida... or want to purchase REO, Foreclosure, bank-owned properties for these areas... check out this simple, free search tool!
10/15/2010 14:20:21 PM
Bradenton, Manatee County, Real Estate Information, real estate tax ememptions pertaining to low income senior citizens.
10/11/2010 18:03:07 PM
If you're trying to decide if you should jump into the 'Real Estate' game to purchase a real estate investment or residence for your family or whether now is the right time to buy a home... 7 reasons why now is a great time to buy a home.
10/07/2010 16:14:28 PM
Bradenton, Manatee County, Real Estate, Bank Owned, Distressed Property, Foreclosure, Short Sale, Statistics, Reports.
10/07/2010 10:38:02 AM
Determine the specific foreclosure laws for your state. Whats the timeline? Do you have right of redemption, essentially a grace period in which you can reverse a foreclosure? Are deficiency judgments that hold you responsible for the differ