Linda Sanders's Blog Posts

Linda Sanders's Blog Posts

THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN PRICING YOUR HOME
We all know purchasing a home is one of the largest investments you will make. As a primary residence, not only is it your home but hopefully, you will see a return on your in...

NINE BEST PLACES TO HIDE IN FLORIDA IN THE EVENT OF A ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE
Photo: Lets Talk Zombies - Survival JoeWe've seen the movies and followed the TV shows .... so have you ever wondered where you could hide in Florida if there is a zombie apocalyps...

ANOTHER SATISFIED BUYER JUST CLOSED ON THEIR FLORIDA KISSIMMEE DREAM HOME
{mls: S5020292}Today at 3.15pm my buyers closed the transaction on the purchase of their Kissimmee, Florida dream home. It only took 4 weeks from finding the home to today's closin...

ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL CLOSING
{mls: O5783746}On July 31, 2019, I closed the sale on this beautiful 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms pool home on the popular Calabay Parc community in Davenport - clos...

Key Considerations When Evaluating The Location For A Home Flip
My good friends at Harding Bell International, Inc have produced a very interesting article regarding the key considerations for home flipping - the link is below.  If you are...

TRANSFERRING MONEY ACROSS THE GLOBE DO YOU NEED AN IBAN
As the world becomes smaller and more people are investing in countries other than their own then the need increases for ways to legally move money from one country to another...

Change In Florida Law You Can No Longer Text While Driving As Of July 1 2019
As of July 1st, 2019 Florida will be implementing it no texting while driving law so if you are moving to this Stae please make yourself aware of the do's and don'ts- click on the ...

IT IS JUNE 1 2019 AND HURRICANE SEASON IN FLORIDA HAS OFFICIAL STARTED ARE YOU PREPARED
So here were are at June 1, 2019 - the first official day of hurricane season for 2019 - and after 2+ active Hurricane seasons which started with Hurricanes Matthew and H...

A STEAL AT 239000
Beautiful 4 bedroom/3 bathroom pool home in Davenport on very popular communityGreat investment, Great LocationContact me now!{mls: O5783746}Linda Sanders REALTOR(R)Helping yo...

2019 EXIT Realty Florida Summit And Awards LINDA SANDERS Your Award Winning Agent
Here I am receiving my accolade on April 17, 2019, at the EXIT Realty Florida Summit and Awards Banquet at the Rosen Plaza Hotel.If you have a home you want to sell or buy, contact...

WHY SAVING 130K IS A VERY GOOD REASON YOU NEED A REALTOR
I see comments posted on social media by those who are not  a  REALTOR® " stating "why do I need one I can do this my self cheaper?"This may be so, but Florida  REA...

LIVING A GREENER LIFESTYLE
Living greener isn't just about conserving nature, although this very important, it's also about saving money. So whether you are buying a new build or a fixer-upper you will ...

Homestead Exemption Satellite Offices Coming To Your Neighborhood
If you are buying a home in Orange County and are looking to apply for your Homestead Exemption this link is for youhttps://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?tab=wm#inbox/FMfcgxwBVMhRFDbzr...

BRITISH INVESTORS WHAT COULD BREXIT MEAN FOR YOU
Here is an 'infomercial' from my friends at MoneyCorp regarding possible affects  BREXIT may have on the GBP/USD currency exchange rate:...As Brexit deadline is approaching in...

JUST LISTED Kissimmee Townhome On Trafalgar Village GREAT HOME GREAT INVESTMENT
 is agr{mls: O5753230}This lovely end of block townhome looking onto a pond and wide grassy expanse and trees and located on the lovely  Village Community Trafalgar ...

SANTA IS COMING WILL HE KNOW HOW TO FIND YOU
Christmas is coming and you've just moved home or you will just before Christmas Day - HOW WILL SANTA FIND YOU???!!!!FEAR NOT!!!!! NORAD's Santa telephone line and Santa Tracker ar...

OPEN HOUSES IN KISSIMMEE DAVENPORT CLERMONT AREAS
There a a number of open houses this weekend, give me a call on 407-287-2393 ... for informatioonhttps://linda.exitrealtych.com/index.php?quick=1&types[]=1&areas[]=city:Kissimmee&a...

RENTING Versus BUYING What Is The Impact Of Paying Rent
 There are a number of reasons why people rent a home but long-term financial and tenancy security is NOT one of them.Landlords do sell their investment properties - ie your h...

SEVEN DIFFERENT WAYS TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE
There are many reasons why you may want to invest in real estate but you may not know what or possibly how to go about this or what makes for a good investment property. My good fr...

DID YOU JUST MISS OUT ON THIS KISSIMMEE POOL HOME
{mls: O5705341}Were you looking for a great home in a great location in Kissimmee? In a gated community? Close to the attractions so a great vacation home but also close to th...

TENANTS OF THE LATEST AIRBNB BRANDED COMPLEX IN NASHVILLE FEEL BLINDSIDED COULD THIS IMPACT KISSIMME
Does the above heading peak your curiosity?  It's the heading from a recent article     https://skift.com/2018/08/15/tenants-of-the-latest-airbnb-branded-c...

CLOSED TODAY BEAUTIFUL 5 BEDROOM HOME ON HIGHLANDS RESERVE IN DAVENPORT
So happy to advise that as from 12.15pm today - August 10th Kelly and Mario became the proud owners of a beautiful 5 bedroomed  home on a golfing community in Davenport and I ...

WINTER PARK FLORIDA Youll Love A Visit To This Small Town Market
 So you think Florida is just theme park attractions and tourism .... think again.  Florida's towns and traditions were here well before Disney 'discovered' the areaThis ...

BE CLOSE TO MICKEY BUT EVEN CLOSER TO GOLF YOUR FLORIDA PLACE IN THE SUN
{mls: O5705341}Who doesn't love Mickey Mouse? But when you have an avid golfer in the family then finding the right balance to closeness to the attractions and golf courses is a ve...

Lovely Pool Home In Kissimmee Just Waiting For Its New Owner Is It You
{mls: O5701469}Great vacation pool home on gated community close to Hwy 192 and the attractions. Come and see me, you'll love me so make sure you are all set up and ready to buy. P...

IS EVERY HOME ABLE TO BE A VACATION RENTAL HOME
With the advent of all the online booking portals open to everyone for renting a vacation home it is VERY IMPORTANT for a buyer of an investment home - they want to ...

THERE IS NO LONG AND WINDING ROAD THAT LEADS TO YOUR DOOR WITH THIS AGENT
To quote The Beatles "....The long and winding roadThat leads to your doorWill never disappearI've seen that road beforeIt always leads me hereLead me to you door ..."However,...

188 CHAUCER AVE DAVENPORT JUST CLOSED SORRY IF YOU MISSED IT
This lovely short-term vacation home has just become the Florida retreat for the new owners who can now escape the cold and snow of the northern climes each winter and when they ar...

HOMEOWNERS ARE YOU READY FOR IMPACT OR HOW WILL NEW TAX LAWS AFFECT ME
Tax changes are going to impact most of us and not least of all those who own a home or are planning to buy one this year.Previously it was possible to deduct the interest you pay ...

HURRY HURRY HURRY KISSIMMEE VACATION HOME JUST LISTED DONT MISS OUT
{mls: O5701469}DON'T MISS OUT ... Great investment,  Great location, Great vacation!!Very popular vacation home on a gated community. Ideally located close to the Di...

OOPS I DID IT AGAIN LOOK AT WHAT YOU JUST MISSED
SOLD, CLOSED, GONE, JUST MISSED OUT!!!  - Listed in February and closed April 4 .... this beautiful 4 bedroom home on the High Grove gated community in Davenport.If ...

To Sell Or Not To Sell That Is The Question
You think you want to sell your home but the question is ... when? Although there are no hard and fast rules as to when is the right time, and the decision to sell is a very person...

A STEAL AT UNDER 250K GREAT INVESTMENT
{mls: {mls: o5545461}}Sunshine, mild winters, close to the 'Happiest Place on Earth'  with 1454 sq ft of fully air conditioned living area, come one, come all - this...

OWNING A FLORIDA HOME IS A GREAT ANTIDOTE TO THE WINTER BLUES
{mls: o5545461} Tired of shoveling snow? Need a break from icy sidewalks and roads? Then owning your own home in sunny Florida could be your answer,  It's not always easy...

WHO HAS THE HAPPIEST PLACE ON EARTH
Sick and tired of cold, icy, snowy weather? Looking for sunshine and the 'Happiest Place on Earth'? https://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/01/06/disney-parks_n_4537100.html&...

LOOK AT WHAT YOU ARE MISSING
This beautiful pool home on Calabay Parc at Tower Lake is a real steal ... are you going to miss out on this home?  Call me now 407-287-2393 or visit my website &nbs...

WHAT TO DO WHEN SELLING A HOME WITH A TENANT IN PLACE
Listing a home for sale with a tenant in place comes with its own advantages and disadvantages.An advantage for the seller is the fact that a home that is already occupied can...

A FEW IDEAS FOR GREENER LIVING FOR YOUR HOME
No, you don't have to turf your roof or discard the flushing toilet for a composting toilet to go green, but you can take these ideas into consideration if you want a greener life ...

FINDING A RENTAL HOME WHICH ACCEPTS A LARGE DOG CAN BE CHALLENGING
Finding an affordable and comfortable apartment can be an incredibly time-consuming process. Add a large dog to the mix, and it’s next to impossible, even if the dog is well be...

CANADIAN SNOWBIRDS MAY BE ABLE TO EXTEND THEIR USA VISIT
Canadians who own or rent a home in the USA may soon find they can stay for a longer time as outlined in the .....Canadian Snowbird Visa ActThis bill amends the Immigration and Nat...

CHANGES TO IRS REGULATIONS FOR FOREIGN INVESTORS
Thanks to my friends at Harding Bell International, Inc for the following update.New Filing Requirements for Foreign-Owned Disregarded EntitiesThe Treasury Department and Internal ...

4 Bedroom Home In Haines City Florida This Could Have Been Yours
{mls: O5517236}This lovely single storey home on the  Mediterranean inspired community of Villa Sorrento on the Davenport/Polk County border, close to Interstate 4 and the att...

COULD THIS BE THE LOCATION FOR YOUR FLORIDA GULF COAST DREAM HOME
{mls: O5508225}Ever wanted to build your own dream home?  Have you ever wanted your home to be on the Gulf Coast of Florida?  Did you think the land would be too exp...

LOOK AT WHAT YOU HAVE MISSED FOR 240K
This BEAUTIFUL 5 bedroom/3 bathroom pool home on a  gated community on the Davenport/Haines City border in Florida with a view of the lake could have been yours for $240,000. ...

HOW TO MAKE MONEY FROM YOUR FUTURE PERMANENT OR RETIREMENT HOME
Central Florida is still a prime location for those relocating from other States or you may be a Floridian but looking to move into the Central Florida area at some time either to ...

Remodelling Your Bathroom New Trends
You may be thinking about remodelling your bathroom ready to list your home for sale so here are a few hints and tips to consider.It was apparent a few years back that home design ...

BUYING A HOME RESALE VERSUS NEW BUILD AND THE INCENTIVES OFFERED BY BUILDERS
So you are ready to buy a home ... may be it's your first home or may be you are upsizing or downsizing. Whatever the reason the question is "do I buy a newly constructed home...

DONT MISS OUT ON THIS BEAUTIFUL 5 BEDROOM 2 STORY HOME ON CALABAY PARC AT TOWER LAKE
Are you looking for a beautiful home on a gated community, close to schools, shopping, restaurants, the I-4 and Champions Gate area and easy access to the attractions & golf? Then ...

Should A Non Resident US Property Owner Report Rental Income To Their Home Country Tax Authority
Here are a couple of interesting comments from my friends at Harding Bell International IncShould A Non Resident US Property Owner Report Rental Income To Their Home Country T...

WHICH BREED OF DOG CAN JACK UP YOUR INSURANCE
So Christmas is over and the New Year has arrived and Santa brought a new member to your family .... A PUPPY!!! ...  Now comes the rub .. You love your dog, but your home...

GOING GOING GONE BEAUTIFUL 5 BEDROOM POOL HOME ON CALABAY PARC AT TOWER LAKE
If you were hoping to buy this lovely 5 bedroom pool home on Calabay Parc at Tower Lake ,.... you're too late ...it's just been sold!!  If you are still looking for your first...

DONT MISS OUT ON THIS LOVELY 3 BEDROOM POOL HOME
Who wouldn't want to own this lovely 3 bedroom/2 bathroom pool home attractively priced at $190,000? Close to Champions Gate area and also zoned for Four Corners Charter Schoo...

SOLD TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER THIS LOVELY HIGHLANDS RESERVE FLORIDA HOME
I listed and had a firm offer on this lovely 4 bedroom/2 bathroom Florida home in less than 3 weeks after listing.  If you are looking to sell or buy  your litt...

CREATE AN INDOOR PLAYROOM FOR YOUR DOG
Following on from my previous blog about how to move home with your dog we are now going to look at creating an indoor play area. This is especially good if living in hot climates ...

AVOID BEING IN THE DOG HOUSE WHEN MOVING HOME WITH A DOG
Moving can be traumatic for your dog, as you cannot explain to them they are going  a strange new home. If you throw moving to another state by car into the mix, you’v...

Brexit What Could This Mean For The Orlando Housing Market
Brexit : What could this mean for the Orlando housing market?.... At the end of June 2016 the citizens of the UK voted to leave the European Union after decades of membership ...

Buying Your Orlando Vacation Home Points You Did Not Know You Needed To Know
{mls: O5387476}Are you thinking about buying a second home in Orlando? Many visitors from Canada and the United Kingdom, Europe, South America and China come to Central Florid...

Home Ownership Tips To Make Your Dream A Reality
Part of the American Dream is owning a home of your own, but the long recession we have experienced and restrictions on income, debt and credit have made this Dream harder to attai...

TIPS AND TECHNOLOGY TO MAKE A TIDY HOME AN EASIER AND QUICKER CHORE
If you are thinking of selling your home and worry about keeping it looking good for any last minute viewings then you might find these tips useful.Add technology - as we are ...

Tax Scams And Mistakes Repairing Credit Homeowner Legal Tips
As we are are all filing our taxes it is worth noting tax scam and mistakesAs we all know a poor credit rating impacts on everyday life in many waysHomeowners face a multitude of l...

SNOWBIRDS INVESTING IN A HOME FROM HOME
Many residents of the  northern USA states, Canada and Europe spend many weeks 'Snowbirding' in Orlando  and the surrounding areas during the winter months , looking...

Florida Vacation Home Closings From February 14 2016 IRS Changes To FIRPTA Withholding Rate
If you are  a foreign investor closing on your Florida Vacation home purchase/sale from February 14, 2016 then click on the link below to review the changes the IRS are m...

PET FRIENDLY ORLANDO RENTAL PROPERTIES THE PROS AND CONS
There are just as many reasons to offer pet friendly accommodation as there are not to.  An advantage to being pet friendly is it opens the property up to a wider pool of rent...

THE RIGHT HOME FOR EACH PHASE OF YOUR LIFE
Just as the seasons change throughout the year so do your home needs change throughout your life.Although the home you currently live in may be right for this particular perio...

ROVER AND TIDDLES NEED A FRIENDLY HOME ENVIRONMENT TOO
Did you know that nearly two out of three Americans own a pet with many pets are looked upon as a member of the family?  It is important  therefore that your ho...

Oct 8 2015 Pool Direction
Hi Everyone!,Today I want to talk about pools in relation to the sun.Sun exposure is important in different ways to different people.A lot of northerners (from North America or Can...

Check Neighborhood Before Buying Your Home
You've seen a home online and fallen in love with it and best of all it's in your price range ..... but that is not enough ... you need to love the neighborhood too. You don't just...

Erika Did Not Hit Us But What About Fred
Well Florida is in the midst of hurricane season and so far it's been pretty quiet - thank goodness. As Florida has not experienced a hurricane in 8+ years that doesn't mean we can...

Sep 1 2015 Most Popular Questions
One of the most common questions Realtors get asked is...What is the best neighborhood/area to live in?As Realtors we are not legally allowed to "steer" you to a specific area. Wha...

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau The New Kid On The Block
The real estate 'bust' of 2008 as we know had a huge impact  on the housing/real estate market  and in its wake the Dodd-Frank Act was passed  http://www.invest...

MICKEY MOUSE AND BART SIMPSON ARE MY NEIGHBORS
How Many people can say that? Is it you? Would you like it to be you?In my previous Blog "This is the Home for Me:" I outlined the 6 main points you needed to consider when looking...

Aug 1 2015 Hurricane Season
Hi Everyone!Today I want to touch on Hurricane season in Florida regarding the purchase of homes. It runs from June to November. When buying a house in Florida the sale can be...

THIS IS THE HOME FOR ME
So you think you've found the house of your dreams online but when you arrive to view it is has fatal flaws, such as major structural faults; it's in an area prone to sink hol...

PREPARING YOUR HOME FOR SALE
Once you've made the decision to sell your home then there are a few steps you need to take to help with the sale1) Disassociate yourself from your home - quite literally say goodb...

Jun 10 2015 11747
There’s always One. You know the One.  Louder than most, faster car, newer truck, bigger pool, cuter kids, handsome as can be; there’s always One in Crowd and I’m glad...

There Is Always ONE
You know the One.  Louder than most, faster car, newer truck, bigger pool, cuter kids, handsome as can be; there’s always One in Crowd and I’m glad to say I like those ...

Jun 6 2015 Patience And Commitment
Patience...you want a home yesterday? Homes are sold and new ones come on the market every day. Lost one you like?...another one similar will come on the market very soon. Don...

KEEP YOUR HANDS OFF MY MONEY
If you sold your property during 2011 and had FIRPTA withholding applied you only have until June 15th 2015 to file for a refund of overpaid withholding.  ...

YOUR BEST FRIEND HAS 4 COOL TIPS FOR THE SUMMER
Spring and Summer are traditionally the 'hot' seasons for home sales so here are 4 cool tips for buyers and sellers from their 'best friend'1) Don't go it alone - find a ...

May 12 2015 Mortgages
Hello All,Today I want to talk a little about mortgages.There are many different mortgages you can get through brokers and banks. The interest rates and loan types vary i...

May 4 2015 11772 1
If you were not aware but families flying out of the UK from May 1, 2015 are now exempt from air tax for children under the age of 12 flying economy and this will be extended to un...

What Are We Signing
In our computer, cell phone, Facebook, twitter, texting world, shouldn't buying a home be the last place that is rushed?  I mean it is usually the largest amount of debt you w...

May 1 2015 Know Your Credit Score
Hello!,A lot of us have had credit problems in the past or are currently having problems.It can happen because someone stole your identity and ran up credit card charges, or you ra...

THE COSTA DEL SOL IS DEAD
Having recently watched a documentary about how hard the Costa del Sol has been hit by the recession with whole communities of half completed apartments or villas, slowly tumbling ...


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