Homeownership is a foundational part of the American Dream. As we look back on more than a year of sheltering in our homes, having a place of our own is more important than ever. While financial benefits are always a key aspect of homeownership, today, homeowners rank the nonfinancial and personal benefits with even higher value.

Recently, two national surveys revealed the reasons homeownership is such an important part of life. The top three personal benefits of homeownership noted by respondents in Unison’s 2021 report on The State of the American Homeowner are:

  • 91% – feel secure, stable, or successful owning a home
  • 70% – feel emotionally attached to the homes that have kept them safe over the past year
  • 51% – call homeownership a “key…

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The housing market keeps sailing along. The only headwind that could take it off course is the lack of inventory for sale. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reports that there were 410,000 fewer single-family homes for sale this March than in March of 2020. The key to continued success in the residential housing market is for more listings to come on the market. However, many homeowners are concerned that selling their homes could be challenging for several reasons.

Recently, Homes.com released the findings of a survey that identified these concerns, as well as what it will take for homeowners to feel comfortable selling their houses. Here are the four major homeowner concerns and a quick explanation of what’s actually happening in the…

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So you're thinking about making a move to Parkland, Florida. And you wanna know, what are the pros and what are the cons? Is it worth moving here? Well, in this video, we're gonna go over our top pros and our top cons of living in Parkland, Florida from someone who grew up here.

My name is Andy Mandel. I'm a broker associate with the Mandel Team RE/MAX Advisors right here in Parkland. And if this is your first time to the channel, this is where we go over everything there is to know about South Florida, living, eating, sleeping, playing and enjoying the beautiful lifestyle that South Florida has to offer. So that interests you? Make sure you smash that subscribe button and hit the bell icon so you get notified every time we do a new video. We get…

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Hey, it's Andy with the Mandel Team at RE/MAX, and I'm here to bring you your May 2021 South Florida housing market update. Now, in this video, we're also gonna be answering the question that we keep hearing all the time from our friends, family, and clients. "When is the housing market gonna crash?" So, for the purposes of this video, we're gonna be talking about single-family homes only in Parkland, Coral Springs, and Boca Raton. Those are the areas where our team does the predominant amount of our business. And when we talk about Boca, we're talking about no 55-and-over communities and no membership country clubs; so, all ages, no country clubs.

So, normally we like to look year over year for stats. What we're gonna do for these next couple…

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