Compare Listings

Ralph Waldo Emerson

...

Continue reading

Moving Tips

...

Continue reading

Best Benefits of a VA Loan

...

Continue reading

Abundance

...

Continue reading

Chargers for Electronics

...

Continue reading

Basic Emergency Supply Kit

...

Continue reading

Standard Deduction

...

Continue reading

Considering a Home for Retirement

...

Continue reading

Home Inventory

Generally speaking, when you need an inventory of your personal belongings, it is too late to make...

Continue reading

Inspirational – Success

...

Continue reading

Three Things Buyers Want

...

Continue reading

Standard or Itemized Deductions

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 increased the standard deduction to $24,000 for married...

Continue reading

Next to Paying Cash

...

Continue reading

Bad Advice for Sellers

...

Continue reading

Owners Without Agents

...

Continue reading

VA Jumbo Loan

...

Continue reading

63% of Sellers

...

Continue reading

Disappearing Tax Deductions

...

Continue reading

Year End Tax Newsletter

One of the first steps in a good outcome is knowing a little bit about what you're about to...

Continue reading

Happy New Year

...

Continue reading

Median distance between homes

...

Continue reading

Veterans Home Buyers

...

Continue reading

2019 Loan Limits

...

Continue reading

Steps to Smooth Financing

...

Continue reading

Another Type of Financing Concession

Price, condition and terms are factors that any owner must consider when marketing their...

Continue reading

Lever Door Handle Replacement

...

Continue reading

Freddie Mac Mortgage Rates

...

Continue reading

Cost of Waiting to Buy

...

Continue reading

Pre-appproval confidence

...

Continue reading

Bruce Barton quotation

...

Continue reading

Difference in Deadbolts

...

Continue reading

Bad Advice for Buyers

...

Continue reading

Oliver Wendell Holmes

...

Continue reading

Home Equity Conversion Mortgages

...

Continue reading

Veteran’s Day

...

Continue reading

Burglary Deterrents

...

Continue reading

Now Is A Good Time

...

Continue reading

It’s Not Just the Tax Benefits

When the standard deduction for married couples filing jointly was increased from $12,700 to...

Continue reading

Protect Your Move

...

Continue reading
Advice on mortage

Assumptions May be an Alternative

For the last 25 years, most buyers have gotten a new mortgage or paid cash when purchasing a home....

Continue reading
Picture of record keeping paper

Overlooked Recordkeeping

Homeowners are familiar that they can deduct the interest and property taxes from their income tax...

Continue reading
Remodelled House in Orlando Florida

Costs More – Takes Longer

The one experience that homeowners can agree upon after completing a remodeling project is that it...

Continue reading
image of FHA

FHA Advantages

The Federal Housing Administration, operating under HUD, offers affordable mortgages for tens of...

Continue reading
Standard or Itemized, which going to save you more money

Standard or Itemized

Taxpayers can decide each year whether to take the standard deduction or their itemized deductions...

Continue reading
image describing how challenging and important inventory is for housing market

Inventory Continues to be a Challenge

In any given market, inventories fluctuate based on supply and demand considering area and price...

Continue reading
Image showing Your Refund Could be the Difference

Your Refund Could be the Difference

One of the silver linings to filing your income tax return is finding out that you are going to...

Continue reading
Image showing why house prices will keep on increasing

Fair Skies on Horizon

Buyers who have been concerned about what might happen to the tax laws affecting home ownership...

Continue reading
Image showing up and down in mortgage rate from 1968 to 2018

Historical Perspective

In 1968, mortgage rates were 8.5%. The next year, rates went down to 7%. Homeowners could buy a...

Continue reading
The "Right" Agent and the "Right" Home

The “Right” Agent and the “Right” Home

Some buyers think that finding the right home is the critical part of the buying process and that...

Continue reading
Convincing Advantages with Standard Deduction

Convincing Advantages with Standard Deduction

The new tax law doubles the standard deduction and it is estimated that over 90% of taxpayers will...

Continue reading
Lower Your Expenses without PMI

Lower Your Expenses without PMI

Mortgage loans for more than 80% loan-to-value typically require private mortgage insurance....

Continue reading
Ready for Retirement

Ready for Retirement

It can be shocking to hear how many people spend more time planning their vacation or next mobile...

Continue reading
image showing how you can Balancing Risk and Deductibles

Balancing Risk and Deductibles

The benefit of insurance is to transfer the risk of loss to a company in exchange for a premium....

Continue reading
image of tax change

Homeowner Tax Changes

The new tax law that was signed into effect at the end of 2017 will affect all taxpayers....

Continue reading
Image of realty manager inspecting the house

Surprise When Renting Your Home

Planning to go to the Masters next April 2-9th and don’t have a place to stay. Each year,...

Continue reading
Prevent False Home Security Alarms

Prevent False Home Security Alarms

Some police departments report as high as 98% of calls are false alarms. Not only is this an...

Continue reading
Holiday Travels, go to holidays without worrying about your property with us

Holiday Travel Advice from Orlando Property Manager

Oliver Overton-Morgan with Morgan Property Solutions is a property manager with over 14 years...

Continue reading
orlando property manager shocked by eviction

An overview of the Florida Eviction process by an Orlando Property Manager

Oliver Overton-Morgan is the Broker-Owner of Morgan Property Solutions, with over 14 years...

Continue reading
Debt Relief May Trigger Tax

Debt Relief May Trigger Tax

The Mortgage Debt Forgiveness Act, originally passed in 2007, was extended three times to...

Continue reading
Indecision is Not a Decision

Indecision is Not a Decision

There could be some legitimate reasons for not buying a home but indecision is not one of them....

Continue reading

If it ain’t broke don’t fix it?! Orlando Property manager says Fix it anyway!

You may have heard "If it isn't broke, don't fix it" as popular advice, but if you've had a serious...

Continue reading

58% of Homeowners foresee a Drop in Real Estate Values | Orlando Property Manager

Our orlando Property Management Team at Morgan Property Solutions recently reviewed the Modern...

Continue reading
paper and pen

4 Tips for Effectively Making an Offer

So, you’ve been searching for that perfect house to call a ‘home,’ and you finally found one!...

Continue reading

Good Information makes Good Decisions

While low inventory is challenging homebuyers, not having a clear understanding of mortgage...

Continue reading
Do You Know the Cost of NOT Owning Your Home?

Do You Know the Cost of NOT Owning Your Home?

Owning a home has great financial benefits, yet many continue renting! Today, let’s look at the...

Continue reading
What You Need to Know About Qualifying for a Mortgage [INFOGRAPHIC]

What You Need to Know About Qualifying for a Mortgage [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights:Many buyers are purchasing a home with a down payment as little as 3%.You may...

Continue reading
3 Reasons the Housing Market is NOT in a Bubble

3 Reasons the Housing Market is NOT in a Bubble

With housing prices appreciating at levels that far exceed historical norms, some are fearful that...

Continue reading
Gallup: Real Estate is Best Long-Term Investment 4 Years Running | Orlando Property Manager

Gallup: Real Estate is Best Long-Term Investment 4 Years Running | Orlando Property Manager

Every year, Gallupsurveys Americans to determine their choice for the best long-term investment....

Continue reading
signals

Inventory Shortages Are Slowing Down the Market

The real estate market is moving more and more into a complete recovery. Home values are up. Home...

Continue reading

When it is a Good Time to Refinance your orlando Property

Regardless of the reason to refinance a home, the basic question to ask is: “Do you plan to live...

Continue reading
move up your dream

Is 2017 the Year to Move Up to Your Dream Home? If So, Do It Early!

If you are considering moving up to your dream home, it may be better to do it earlier in the year...

Continue reading
how much house cost

Do You Know the Cost of Waiting? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights: The “Cost of Waiting to Buy” is defined as the additional funds it would take...

Continue reading
Is the Current Pace of Home Sales Maintainable?

Is the Current Pace of Home Sales Maintainable?

There are some experts questioning whether the current pace of residential home sales is...

Continue reading

Indecision May Cost More

“More has been lost due to indecision than was ever lost to making the wrong decision.”...

Continue reading
Homes are Selling Fast Across the Country [INFOGRAPHIC]

Homes are Selling Fast Across the Country [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights:The National Association of REALTORS® surveyed their members for their...

Continue reading
keys for home

Your Tax Return: Bring it Home

This time of year, many people eagerly check their mailboxes looking for their tax return check...

Continue reading
why you should buy

Real Estate Mogul: Here’s Why You Should Buy

Real Estate mogul, Sean Conlon, host of The Deed: Chicago on CNBC, was recently asked the question,...

Continue reading
girl with loud speaker

3 Charts That Shout, ‘List Your Home Today!’

In school, we all learned the theory of supply and demand. When the demand for an item is greater...

Continue reading

Would-be to Should-be

Some would-be buyers have emotional reasons to own a home like having a place of their own where...

Continue reading
couple looking at house prices
1

How Fast Can You Save for a Down Payment?

Saving for a down payment is often the biggest hurdle for a first-time homebuyer. Depending on...

Continue reading
Slaying Home Buying Myths [INFOGRAPHIC]

Slaying Home Buying Myths [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights:Interest rates are still below historic numbers.88% of property managers raised...

Continue reading
couple filing tax return

Tax Return Depressing? Owning a Home Could Help

Many Americans got some depressing news last week; either their tax return was not as large as they...

Continue reading

An Alternative to Paying Tax Today

The cartoon character Wimpy would say that he’d gladly repay you Tuesday for a hamburger today....

Continue reading

Lower the Rate – Deduct the Interest

Credit card debt in America is back to levels prior to the recession. The average credit card APR...

Continue reading

Rentals are IDEAL

Rental homes are the IDEAL investment because they offer a higher rate of return than other...

Continue reading

Save the Cost of Mortgage Insurance

During the banking crisis in the Great Recession, certain types of mortgages were unavailable that...

Continue reading

Important Estate Documents

An estate plan is a collection of documents to ensure that your wishes are carried out because of...

Continue reading
couple looking at house paper

Mortgage Interest Rates Went Up Again… Should I Wait to Buy?

Mortgage interest rates, as reported by Freddie Mac, have increased over the last several weeks....

Continue reading

Tax Benefits of Home Ownership

U.S. taxpayers have enjoyed specific tax benefits for home ownership since personal income tax was...

Continue reading
right on target

How to Get the Most Money When Selling Your Home

Every homeowner wants to make sure they get the best price when selling their home. But how do you...

Continue reading
How many house are sold every hours in USA

Spring Forward: The Difference An Hour Makes [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights:Don’t forget to set your clocks forward this Sunday, March 12th at 2:00 AM EST in...

Continue reading
Housing market confidence is all time high

Builder Confidence Hits 11-Year High

In many areas of the country, there are not enough homes for sale to satisfy the number of buyers...

Continue reading
flower

Housing Market Expected to “Spring Forward”

Just like our clocks this weekend in the majority of the country, the housing market will soon...

Continue reading
Sold house

Thinking of Selling? Do it TODAY!!

That headline might be a little aggressive. However, as the data on the 2017 housing market begins...

Continue reading

Before You Pay Cash for a Home

The National Association of REALTORS® reports in its 2016 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers that...

Continue reading
table

The Connection Between Home Prices & Family Wealth

Over the next five years, home prices are expected to appreciate 3.22% per year on average and to...

Continue reading
where did american move in 2017

Where Did Americans Move in 2016?

Some Highlights:For the 5th year in a row, the Northeast saw a concentration of “High Outbound”...

Continue reading
Interest rate

Mortgage Rates Impact on 2017 Home Values

There is no doubt that historically low mortgage interest rates were a major impetus to housing...

Continue reading
orlando property manager shocked by eviction

Over Half of All Buyers Are Surprised by Closing Costs

According to a recent survey conducted by ClosingCorp, over half of all homebuyers are surprised by...

Continue reading
House

How Long Do Most Families Stay in Their Home?

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) keeps historical data on many aspects of...

Continue reading