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Strom Park in Central Viera, Florida - Market Report October 2016

24 Oct 2016 14:00:00 PD

Strom Park is  one of Viera's newest communities and the first community of the new Central Viera Villages.Strom Park offers residents a large playground, several smaller playgrounds, a splash park and a dog park.   Strom Park's convenient location is near the new Viera Hospital, Viera High School, The Avenues Shopping, Pro-Health Fitness Center, restaurants and several golf courses including the Duran Golf Course.  Nearby (almost across the street from the development) is Quest Elementary School.What is currently for sale in Strom Park at Central Viera?Currently there are two homes for sale in Strom Park.   Both of these are 2016 built new homes although one appears to be a re-sale (although never lived in).List prices range from $336,704 to $415,000.  One is a smaller (approximately 2,100 sq.ft.) 3 bedroom 2 bath 2 car garage while the other is a much larger (just over 2,500 sq.ft. ) with additional bedrooms and bath as well as a three car garage.  There are also five homes in Strom Park already under contract and awaiting closing.  List prices for these range from about $347,000 to $429,900.What has recently sold in Strom Park?Over the past six months there have been 30 homes sold in Strom Park.  Selling prices ranged from $328,519 to $429,100  Since August 1 2016 there have been seven homes sold in Strom Park.   A few examples of home size and selling prices (as reported in the local Brevard MLS system) include:8092 Strom Park Drive - 2016 built 4 bedroom 3 bath 2 car garage home with 2,425 sq.ft. under air sold for $422,892.7918 Quimby Court - 2016 built 4 bedroom 3.5 bath two car garage home with 3,177 sq.ft. sold for $433,018.7999 Marquette Drive - 2016 built 4 bedroom 3 bath 3 car garage home with 2,600 sq.ft. sold for $380,477 For information on homes for sale in Viera, call or text me at 321-693-3850.


Will Pokemon Go Help Your Sell Your Viera Home?

23 Oct 2016 07:16:55 PD

Pokemon Go seems to be the big rage these days.  So how can you use Pokemon Go to help sell your Viera, Florida home?What is selling a house?  It is a process where real people interact with real people to sell a real product.What is Pokemon Go?  It is a game where players interact between the real and make believe.While Pokemon Go has apparently stirred the interest of those playing virtual games it likely will not sell your home.Selling your home is not a game. It is a serious process.  It does not involve collecting multiple various characters and getting points or whatever. It involves collecting one character (a buyer) and getting real money.Want to use make believe with your real estate marketing?   Have your agent utilize virtual designs in staging your vacant home.   Ready to sell your Rockledge, Florida home?  Call or text me at 321-693-3850 or send me an email.Image courtesy of basketman at


Grand Isle in Viera, Florida - 55+ Gated Community - Market Update October 2016

23 Oct 2016 06:15:08 PD

There are three 55+ communities in the planned unit development of Viera (Melbourne), Florida.  While all three are gated and offer some of the same amenities, each is still different and has their own personality.   The differences in some cases are subtle, but they do exist. Still, if one is looking for a Florida 55+ community, one is probably just right for anyone looking at Florida retirement communities.This post provides a market report for the gated Grand Isle community for October 2016.What is currently for sale in Grand Isle?Currently there are five properties for sale in Grand Isle.   Listing prices range from $264,500 to $339,000.   Average list price in Grand Isle is about $290,000.   Average home size about 2,100 sq.ft. under air (3 bedroom 2 bath 2 car garage).  These homes were all built between 2002 and 2004.  All of the homes for sale are standard sales.  There is also one home under contract awaiting closing.What has recently sold in Grand Isle?Over the past six months there have been seven properties sold in Grand Isle.   Since August 1, 2016 there have been three homes sold in Grand Isle.  Homes recently sold in Grand Isle include:1564 Boca Rio Drive - 2004 built, 3 bedroom 2 bath 2 car garage with 2,011 sq.ft. sold for $287,000. 1557 Grand Isle Blvd -  2004 built 4 bedroom 3 bath 3 car garage with 2,271 sq.ft. sold for $330,000.1710 Lago Mar Drive -  2003 built 3 bedroom 2 bath 2 car garage pool home with 2,034 sq.ft. sold for $270,000.For information on homes for sale in Grand Isle as well as Heritage Isle in Viera call or text me at 321-693-3850.


Brevard County, Florida Townhouse and Condo Market Report September 2016

20 Oct 2016 08:58:41 PD

Provided below is a quick recap of the Brevard County Townhouse/Condo market for September 2016 compared to September 2015:Closed Sales are down -7.9% for September 2016 in which the number of units closed was 220 compared to 239 in September 2015, with a decrease in cash sales of -2.2% compared to September 2015. New Pending Sales are up 13.4%. New Listings are down -4.4%. Median Sales Price for Townhomes/Condos is up 15.6% to $138,700 compared to a year ago, which was $120,000. Months Supply of Inventory is up 6.2% to 3.4 months compared to 3.2 months in September 2015. Traditional Sales are down -4.1% with a median sales price of $141,500. Foreclosure/REO Sales are down -47.4% with a median sales price of $81,650. Short Sale Closings are down -33.3% with a median sales price of $135,000. 


Brevard County, Florida Residential Market Report September 2016

20 Oct 2016 08:52:53 PD

Provided below is a summary of the Brevard County single family home market for September 2016 compared to September 2015.Closed Sales -  Just barely lower by 0.7% for September 2016 with 849 units closed  vs. 855 in September 2015.   There was a decrease in cash sales by -23.7%  this September. New Pending Sales -  Increased  are up 4.3% in September 2016.New Listings -  Increased 5.6% which is needed in this seller's market!Median Sales Price for Brevard Single Family -  Climbed 15.9% to $197,100 compared to a year ago which was $170,000.Months Supply of Inventory - Continued the current trend by going down -3.8% to 2.5 months vs 2.6 months last September.  Traditional Sales -  Went up 8.2% with a median sales price of $200,000.Foreclosure/REO Sales -  Decreased -60.2% with a median sales price of $141,000.Short Sale Closings -  Also down -6.7% with a median sales price of $123,500.

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