Slum lords make less money as investors

Slum lords leave money on the table. A well-cared for property is smart business for you as an investor: (1) Prime condition properties rent and sell for more, and they rent faster (reducing the dreaded turnover cost). (2) Tenants stay longer in well-cared for homes. The main concern every tenant has is: will you fix Read more about Slum lords make less money as investors[…]

The Sparrow Really Cares…Really.

Our three-part passion is (1) to care attentively for your home or property; (2) to enhance your home’s value and appreciation; (3) to maximize your annual investment income.

New Listing: Bright and Airy 3/2 in Howell Branch Woods, Winter Park, FL

Bright and fully updated home in Howell Branch Woods. 3/2, 1,824 sq ft, for $239,900. So many upgraded and new features: new flooring, double-paned energy efficient windows, crown molding, knock-down ceilings, new six panel doors, new light fixtures and hardware, fresh paint inside and out. Gourmet kitchen has Craftmade cherry wood cabinets with soft close Read more about New Listing: Bright and Airy 3/2 in Howell Branch Woods, Winter Park, FL[…]

Market Update January 2016: Steady Start to the New Year

We left 2015 with a median home price of $185,000. In January median home prices went down about 4% at $176,500. Compared to this time last year the median price has increased 14%, and it has increased steadily for the past 54 months. Orlando’s inventory remains lean which has affected sales, and traditionally at this Read more about Market Update January 2016: Steady Start to the New Year[…]