Tag: florida real estate

Realtors change strategy to get housing assistance to Florida workers more quickly

Over the last decade, Florida lawmakers have diverted $2.6 billion from funds that were set aside for the state’s affordable housing programs to other budget priorities. In July, Realtors in Florida started a petition drive...

Coronavirus Pandemic Impacted Florida Real Estate During the Second Quarter of 2020

Florida’s housing market reflected the impact of coronavirus pandemic and economic turmoil in the second quarter of 2020, particularly during April and May: higher median prices and more pending inventory, but fewer closed sales and fewer new listings compared to the second quarter of 2019, according to the latest housing data from Florida Realtors.

Despite Losing Big on Real Estate, Groveland Insists It’s a Winner

Groveland City Manager Mike Hein has taken questions about such large real estate losses and was willing to talk about them. “It was evident that there needed to be some explaining,” he told Florida Daily.