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Lending guidelines at Bank Of America may get even more strict next month. I was just informed that Bank Of America will require 40% down for a condo purchase in Daytona Beach. This may not be 100% accurate and I'm trying to verify this information right now.

This will not help the Daytona Beach condo market! There are very few buyers that have 40% to put down on a condo purchase. I'm hoping that this new policy does not apply to all condo purchases and only applies to buyers with damaged credit. I will update this post when I have more information.

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A few months ago I decided to "take up" the sport of Golf. Little did I know how physically and mentally challenging the game would be. After a few rounds of golf with my friends I decided to get lessons. So, I called Mike Kelly over at Spruce Creek Country Club in Port Orange, Florida. He has worked with me over the past few months and really helped me improve my golf swing mechanics and score! Mike's patience and knowledge of the golf swing and game are incredibly valuable and it has helped me progress into a golfer that can play a competitive round of golf.

If you are currenlty having some difficulties with your golf game or would like to start playing golf, i encourage you to call Mike Kelly at Spruce Creek Fly In Country Club. I'm not sure if he

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Looking for a Sweetheart Of A Deal? You probably have several to choose from in Todays market. Rates continue be low, and Port Orange homes continue to sell for less than in previous housing market boom years. Many of my clients have contacted me in the last few weeks for a home finance check up. Tax season is a great time to get up to speed on finance options currently available, as well as discuss the numerous changes that have occurred in the last 6 months. Many have found that the programs they wanted to use are no longer available, and that there are few programs available that do not require full documentation. It is safe to say that these meetings have helped my clients walk into their negotiations with the proper expectations for rate, payment,

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It's a great time to buy a home in Venetian Bay. Whether you are ready to upgrade to a larger home or downsize to a smaller home, deals are available. There are a few homes in the neighborhood that are priced below 300k. Kevin can provide you a detailed list of those options. Homes built by Paytas Homes and Engle Homes are available for less than 300k.

Don't forget about the brand new golf course and country club at Venetian Bay. It's complete, open, and ready for play.

For more information about homes that are for sale in Venetian Bay, contact Kevin Kling 386-527-8577.

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South Williamson Road in Port Orange is under construction and major changes are on the way. The road  widening before Moody Bridge is causing delays and traffic issues. Be careful and use extra patience when driving on Williamson since the lanes have changed and there are construction vehicles entering the road often.

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Lynn Reaser will be speaking at Ocean Vistas this morning and this afternoon about the current state of the economy and its impact on real estate. Lynn Reaser is the Chief Economist at Bank Of America. She observes and studies the national, international, and regional developments in financial markets and drives the decisions for BOA's investing.

**UPDATE

This was a great opportunity to watch Lynn speak about the local and national economy. She believes that the local real estate market will stabilize in 2008. Lynn also talked about the volatile stock market and she is predicting that it will be volatile for some time. Other financial topics included mortgage backed securities, banks and lending institutions getting back to basics, Bank Of America

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Barnes & Noble is opening shop in Port Orange in 2009. The store will be located at The Pavilion in Port Orange. The Pavilion will be an upscale shopping destination for Port Orange and Daytona Beach residents. This new commercial project is scheduled to be completed in early 2009. Other businesses that will be included at The Pavilion include, Belk Department Store, a theatre, office space, and many restaurants. This project will be located next to I-95 off of Williamson and close to the food service company.

The Pavilion updates will be added when available.

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I could not have asked for a better year professionally or personally! 2007 was amazing and I want to say thank you to all my amazing clients that trust in me to represent them with the purchase or sale of real estate. Thank you very much and 2008 will be great!

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Sometimes a deal comes around that you just don't want to pass up! This is one of those deals! If you are in the market to buy a Daytona Beach Condo, give me a call. The Essex unit at Ocean Villas is now only $643,000. That is only $200 per sq ft! The size of this unit can only be appreciated in person. There is pleny of room for family, friends and multiple guests. Ocean Villas

The Essex unit features:

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 4.5 bathrooms
  • Imported Italian Sienna Cherry Cabinetry
  • BBQ on Balcony
  • Top of the line appliances
  • His/Her bathrooms and closets
  • Wetbar in master bedroom
  • 2 parking spaces
  • Additional private storage area
  • much more

Ocean Villas Building Features:

  • 24
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