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4 Cool Reasons to Buy a Home in The Winter

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As winter approaches—Florida style that is—the days are getting shorter and fewer “For Sale” signs are popping up around neighborhoods. Although winter isn’t the most popular time to buy a home, purchasing a piece of property during this season can … Continue reading

5 Disadvantages of Buying a Short Sale

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There are many reasons to purchase a short sale, ranging from a lower sale price to becoming the proud owner of a beautiful home. However, the disadvantages of buying such a home can outweigh potential advantages. To help you decide … Continue reading

4 Ways New Homeowners Waste Their Cash

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As an experienced builder and realtor serving customers throughout Northwest Florida since 1964, Whitworth Builders knows that building a home is one of the most exciting moments in someone’s life. However, there are a few common mistakes that can eat … Continue reading

Strategies for Veterans Buying Your First Home Using Your VA Loan

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A new study published by The Mortgage Reports shows that the number of veterans choosing a VA loan to buy a home has increased significantly over the past few years. These findings come as no surprise, considering the benefits VA … Continue reading

Milton Home Builder Designs Homes with Families in Mind

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Over recent years, Northwest Florida has become one of the best places to live in the US. What’s more, small cities like Milton renowned for their pristine beauty and native wildlife give people one more reason to build or purchase … Continue reading

Buying New Construction: How Do I Begin?

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Unquestionably, buying new construction is very exciting; not to mention the benefits, which typically include: customizations and upgrades that can transform the home to meet different needs, demands and tastes; minimal maintenance in the first few years; warranty on the home … Continue reading

Real Estate Wire Fraud: How to Keep Your Transaction Secure

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Nowadays, we’ve all heard of real estate wire fraud scams that have cost many people their life savings. One example that illustrates the devastating consequences of real estate wire fraud is a Colorado couple that sold their house in order … Continue reading

Tips for Choosing the Right Milton Home Builder for You

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Many people who live in small cities like Milton, FL, tend to have fewer building companies and therefore fewer options to choose from, ask us how they can find the right home builders for their projects.   Our answer is … Continue reading

3 First Time Homebuyer Mistakes To Avoid

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Buying a home is an overwhelming experience. You’ll spend months (at least) looking at homes, making offers, filling out paperwork, and writing checks. If you’re a first time homebuyer, it can be easy to feel lost. The complexities of home … Continue reading

Why Buying New Construction Could Be The Right Fit For Your Family

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The home buying process is full of decisions, one of the most important of which is whether to pursue existing or new construction. While there are some benefits to purchasing an existing home, buying new construction can often be the … Continue reading