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Thu Mar 21, 2013
ncfishback answered:
forgot to mention that we are not SUPER interested in the "touristy" areas of FL (ie st pete beach, etc.) but an area that has a steady busy area. hope that makes sense!
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Thu Feb 16, 2017
Wayne Collier answered:
It usually takes a while to build and maintain working relationships with Realtors and other professionals. Goodies and Cookies are nice to eat and that's about it.
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Sun Jun 4, 2017
Alma Kee answered:
Yes you have to assume every pond has an alligator. They can jump up out of the water's edge so do not allow pets or children to play near the bank...better to go to the beach! Ponds look nice in the backyard but too much of a hazard...unless you have a fence! No joke.. ... more
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Tue Jan 1, 2013
Sandra Blaker answered:
Because of the fantastic climate in the whole Tampa Bay area, the tourist season is all year long.
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Sat Nov 10, 2012
Bill Eckler answered:
The question becomes, for what purpose would you contact an home owners association(HOA)?
The answers to the normal questions can normally be accessed via the listing agent. Thus, your best way of accessing information would be through the agents involved.

Good luck,

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Mon Oct 29, 2012
Daphyne Thomas answered:

There are some really great deals out there right now! If you message me what your looking for and price range, I'd be more than happy to help you find something.

In the meantime, feel free to search my site.. It will give you access to everything the MLS has to offer, just like a realtor. And it's updated in REAL TIME, about every 30 minutes.

I look forward to helping you!
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Tue Nov 27, 2012
Loretta Buckner answered:
Buy a single family house, three bedrooms or more, and rent the other rooms out. You can easily cover any mortgage this way.

Of course, you have to deal with roommates, but hey--what's college all about anyway? ;^) ... more
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Sat Jul 28, 2012
Donna Mazurek answered:
I have a short term rental - it is a townhouse 2Bed/2.5 bath for $775.00/month.
If you need more details please call Donna Mazurek at 813-727-6711 cell
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Sun Jul 15, 2012
Tina Lam answered:
What's your question? Are you looking for financing?
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Sat Jun 23, 2012
Thomas May answered:
i have lived in Tampa since 1970. South Tampa is great even central Tampa and west Tampa .
West chase is great there are many access roads to many beaches. Gaudy bridge, Howard Franklin bridge, causeway, and out via Tampa road to Clearwater. You will love it here there ate many beach communities to explore.

Tom May
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Thu Jun 7, 2012
Howard Vogin answered:
Are you interested in properties in SE Florida?


Howard Vogin
Vogin Team
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Wed Feb 6, 2013
Bill Szydlowski answered:

Having relocated from the Chicago area ourselves a few years back, we understand what you are asking. Please feel free to contact us so that we can discuss all of your questions.

Look forward to hearing from you.

Bill Szydlowski
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Tue May 1, 2012
Tom Scaglione LLC answered:
Tom Scaglione, ePRO, SFR, REALTOR, Agent, Tampa, FL

Hi Sichen1234, Please go and review my website at and make sure you read my resume.

Also check out my new Facebook Business page for Florida Waterfront Properties at

Tom Scaglione, ePRO, SFR, REALTOR(r)
Future Home Realty, Inc., REALTORS(r)

Serving Florida's Tampa Bay Area

Direct: (813) 310.8200
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Sat May 26, 2012
Margaret Hassani answered:
If you use an experienced Realtor, he/she can do a comparative market analysis which will give you approximately the same value as an appraisal - and it's free. An actual appraisal can cost from $350 to $450 for and average sized property in an average neighborhood. ... more
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Sun May 20, 2012
Ron Thomas answered:
If hitting the BOTTOM is really that important to you,
You, and everyone else will know it, approximately a year after it happens.
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Tue Dec 17, 2013
Jose Phillips answered:

Area Code 33612 is a large area with diverse neighborhoods. If you are going to attend USF there are many safe college appropriate condo's, apt.'s, townhomes etc. from which to choose from. Please feel free to call or text for more information on availability.

Jose' Phillips
Keller Williams Realty
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Sun Feb 26, 2012
Alma Kee answered:
Hi Again,

You may want to go with the lowest priced, safest, "temporary" housing so you can repair your credit more quickly before Real Estate prices go up again.

Also if you haven't heard of, you might want to check out his Financial Peace University Class. He's a genuine guy that offers great advice. He's on the radio and many churches and other organizations will host his class and the fee is I believe $100. It may be the best $100 you have ever spent.

Good luck on your relocation and I would recommend renting in an apartment complex in 33635. The Arbors at Branch Creek apartments are very nice and not too pricey. The demographics are diverse with excellent schools and convenient to all the best that Tampa Bay has to offer.

The other problem with renting a property from an individual owner is many are in pre-foreclosure status so you may have to make your own repairs and good luck getting your deposit back and you may get served foreclosure papers and have to move soon, too.

Hope this helps.
All the best,
Alma Rose Kee PA
Future Home Realty
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Fri Feb 24, 2012
Charles David Clark answered:
I have a few suggestions for areas. I would first look at West Chase area. I'm sure you can find a home
at 3000 sqft more or less under $600k. Also some parts of Lutz, just a little north of Tampa and Odessa
that is just a little further west and north of West Chase. Any of these area would work well. Any other
questions you can email me directly at
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Wed Feb 22, 2012
Tom Scaglione LLC answered:
I did a quick search in the MLS and found four condos that are beach frontage under 100K, Send me an email at and I will email them to you to review.

Tom Scaglione, ePRO, SFR, REALTOR
Future Home Realty, Inc.
Cell: 813-310-8200
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Mon Oct 31, 2011
Annette Lawrence answered:
A 2 hr drive and you can be nearly to Daytona Beach, clear on the other coast!
Any location in N Tampa places you within 45 minutes of the airport.

Of greater concern for me are your quality of life elements you find essential and the ones you deem important.
Identifying the communities in which you and those important to you can thrive is as important as finding the home that meets your requirements. This information will allow the more appropriate areas to be identified.

You can get an idea of the homes available and ideas regarding prices by signing up to search the same database I use.

Obviously, threre are 100's of chioces...more data needed.
Annette Lawrence
ReMax Realtec Group
727. 420. 4041
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