June 13, 2023

Selling in Summertime: What to Expect

Some places are far more impacted by seasonal changes than others. Yes, our weather in Miami is gorgeous year-round and people’s habits don’t change much based on the season. So while Miami truly isn’t a four-season city like, say, Boston is – it is still important to consider the season when looking to list your home. Here’s why:  Motivated Buyers We find that buyers tend to be motivated to move quickly in the summer months. This is mostly true for families with school-aged children. They want to find a home in their desired neighborhood and get the deal done and closed quickly so they can settle in to their new home before school starts.  This means listing your property at the […]
June 1, 2023

School’s Out! Our Favorite Summer Family Events in Miami

The beginning of summer vacation always feels like there will be plenty of time to get out and do fun things before the kiddos go back to school, but then it’s always over again before we know it! Planning some events to look forward to ahead of time is a great way to avoid letting these days slip away! Here are some of our favorite summertime activities in Miami for 2023! Frost Museum of Science Summer Camps  Okay, to be fair, this one is just for the kids. But their weekly day camps just look so cool that we just had to include it! Whether your kids are into dinosaurs or space or something in between they will find a […]
May 11, 2021

Is Summer the Best Time To List Your House?

There’s an old adage in the real estate world that says to wait until the flowers start blooming to list your home. There are many reasons to wait until spring or summer to list your home: Weather, tax season ending and returns coming back, the ability to view homes and summer vacation for your kids. These are some of the typical reasons that spring and summer tend to be the best times to list homes. But is Florida typical? And is the (post) pandemic world we’re living in typical? In a normal year, on average across the country, spring and summer are the best times to put your home up for sale. However, 2020 was anything but normal and 2021 […]