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Randy & Vicki…, Real Estate Pro in Punta Gorda, FL
Randy & Vicki Biehl answered:
me and my girlfriend wanna buy our first house. Can someone tell me where to start?
You and your girlfriend need to talk to a bank and get pre-approved so that you know how much they will lend to you. Then contact a local realtor to start looking for homes in that pric ... more
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Randy & Vicki…, Real Estate Pro in Punta Gorda, FL
Randy & Vicki Biehl answered:
how bad are the taxes in this area. What are the yearly taxes from all for this property?
Bad is a relative term and it depends on what you're comparing the Florida property taxes to. Overall Florida has one of the lowest tax bases in the US, with no state income tax and Flo ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jun 1, 2014 Market Conditions in Defuniak Springs
Randy & Vicki…, Real Estate Pro in Punta Gorda, FL
Randy & Vicki Biehl answered:
Why does a home stay on the market at original price when it was appraised 25% lower and seller refused to sell?
The seller has the last word on what they want to ask for the home and it's their right to do so even if by doing so the home doesn't sell. And that is a shame because the agent is basi ... more
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penelopeday10, Other/Just Looking in Defuniak Springs, FL
penelopeday10 answered:
what is the average percentage of list price to sales price in DFS? How much wiggle room should one expect to have?
You can buy a house and land dirt cheap here if you are used to high big city prices. Three bedroom, two bath on a big lot for under 100,000. It is a nice town. Not a lot of shopping. V ... more
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penelopeday10, Other/Just Looking in Defuniak Springs, FL
penelopeday10 answered:
looking for a lot that we can bring our motor home and sty the summer can you help
This is a good place to buy. We have many lakes and they have one acre lots for 25,000. If you were just in the mood for a lot in the country you could probably find one for 5,000. But, ... more
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penelopeday10, Other/Just Looking in Defuniak Springs, FL
penelopeday10 answered:
I am interested in buying a house in Defuniak Springs, but I am 79 years old, and don't drive. Need to know how I can get around, and safe area
Defuniak Springs is a small town, but lacks much public transportation. You need a car. Try Niceville, Florida.
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penelopeday10, Other/Just Looking in Defuniak Springs, FL
penelopeday10 answered:
we are looking to become snow birds this fall. we live in Wisconsin..Oshkosh..we have friend on brookside dr. in defuniak springs and would like info
DeFuniak Springs is a very nice place to live. Not too many condo's here. Just a quiet country town right off of interstate 10. Great quiet slow pace of life. Good for old people who do ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat May 31, 2014 Home Buying in Defuniak Springs
Tracy Steely, Real Estate Pro in Santa Rosa Beach, FL
Tracy Steely answered:
How long does it generally take to finalize all housing arrangements so it is ready for the family to move in?
If you buying a short sale, you can expect to wait about 6-9 months before closing.
0 votes Share Flag Thu Feb 13, 2014 Moving in Defuniak Springs
Kim Wennerbe…, Real Estate Pro in Walton County, FL
Kim Wennerberg answered:
We r interested in purchasing a home in the surrounding area. DeFuniak Springs looks like a charming place to live. Is the crime rate relatively low?
Hi Stacy!

I think your instincts are right! :) DeFuniak Springs is a special place to live.

I was born and raised in DeFuniak and after college at FSU, returned to my hometown to ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Feb 8, 2014 Home Buying in Defuniak Springs
Vikileec, Home Buyer in Defuniak Springs, FL
Vikileec asked:
827 West Orange Avenue This question was asked from http://www.trulia.com/property/1089037288-120-Orange-Ave-Defuniak-Springs-FL-32433
0 votes Share Flag Tue Jan 14, 2014 Market Conditions in Defuniak Springs
Kim Wennerbe…, Real Estate Pro in Walton County, FL
Kim Wennerberg answered:
how far to gulf coast?
Hi avaraksa,

From this particular location, you can expect to drive about 30 miles and should take about 35-40 minutes to get to the first public beach access (Blue Mountain Beach). ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sun Jul 8, 2012 Traffic & Public Transportation in Defuniak Springs
Jayjay28, Renter in Charlotte, NC
Jayjay28 answered:
Can anyone help me find a home lender or owner financing? No credit so cant get approved for a loan.
Im disabled and on Social Security. So would I still be able to get in to a credit union? How about rent to own where I would go through the owner and wont need a loan
0 votes Share Flag Wed Feb 1, 2012 Financing in Defuniak Springs
Jayjay28, Renter in Charlotte, NC
Jayjay28 answered:
With your normal monthly bills is it cheaper to rent or buy or rent to own?
My biggest issue is that when I tryed back in Sept of 2011 I was told that i have no credit. but since then i have had 2 bills in my name. Just not sure if that helped anything
0 votes Share Flag Thu Jan 19, 2012 Rent vs Buy in Defuniak Springs
Alma Rose Kee…, Real Estate Pro in Tampa, FL
Alma Rose Kee, P.A. answered:
who owns the house at 1170 oakwood boulevard?
I see you're a "renter" so this is a valid question if you're concerned that a scammer may be collecting your rent! The owners live in Virginia.. is that where you ... more
0 votes Share Flag Thu Mar 3, 2011 Foreclosure in Defuniak Springs
Myke Triebold, Real Estate Pro in Destin, FL
Myke Triebold answered:
I am inquiring about yhr property beside 199 luffa Ln. When facing 199 it would be on the left?
there is no property on Luffa for sale. There are two properties for sale on Delaware, and none on Laird at this point. If you would like some assistance finding property in this area ... more
0 votes Share Flag Sat Jan 15, 2011 Home Buying in Defuniak Springs
Murray Balkc…, Real Estate Pro in 32459
Murray Balkcom, Broker, GRI answered:
A house just went through forecloser what do I do know?
Contrary to another's advise, find only one, good Realtor, and use them. I cannot believe another Realtor suggests to use more than one Realtor to do the job. A good Realtor will g ... more
0 votes Share Flag Fri Jan 15, 2010 Foreclosure in Defuniak Springs
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I have property in Defuniak Springs. How can I determine what this property might sell for.?
Our real estate company is located here in DeFuniak Springs, and I am well aquainted with the area and the land values here in North Walton County. I would be glad to look at your prop ... more
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