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Priciest Home Sale in 2011

August 21st, 2011 · 1 Comment

The highest sale price in 2011 for a home in SW Orlando according to the local MLS is $5.4 million for the  property located at 5139 Fairway Oaks Drive, Windermere, FL 34786 in the community of Isleworth. The surprising thing is that this home is not on Butler Chain but rather on Lake Bessie. They […]

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Westminster Landing Floor Plans

July 29th, 2011 · Comments Off on Westminster Landing Floor Plans

MI Homes was one of two builders in the Dr. Phillips gated community of Westminster Landing and I came across some of their plans they built within this community. So I figured I’ll share.

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Homes Sales in Sand Lake Hills

July 12th, 2011 · 2 Comments

The community of Sand Lake Hills in Dr. Phillips has seen a healthy 17 sales since January 2011 with prices ranging from $110,000 to $205,000. The average price was $168,100 and average price per square foot was $84. The median price was $160,000 and the median price per square foot $80.98. It appears that this […]

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Real Estate Statistics for Dr. Phillips

January 12th, 2011 · 1 Comment

The 2010 real estate sales numbers for the 32819 zip code in Dr. Phillips are unfortunately a little worse. Home sales are down 30% with only 47 sales in December 2010  compared to 68 sales in December 2009. Popular communities in this zip code in Dr. Phillips include: Bay Hill, Orange Tree, Torey Pines, Kensington […]

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Dr. Phillips Real Estate Statistics For 2010

December 2nd, 2010 · Comments Off on Dr. Phillips Real Estate Statistics For 2010

The real estate market in the 32836 zip code in Dr. Phillips has fared better than the rest of the Orlando market. Popular communities in this zip code include Phillips Landing, Vizcaya, Turtle Creek, Emerald Forest, Diamond Cove, Sand Lake Pointe, Sand Lake Cove, Lake Sheen Reserve, Granada Villas, Bay Vista Estates, Bay Lakes at […]

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May Update for Real Estate Stats in Orange County

May 19th, 2010 · Comments Off on May Update for Real Estate Stats in Orange County

The residential real estate market here in Orlando continues it’s trend toward stability. While none of us have a crystal ball that tells us where the bottom of the market is, the signs are beginning to appear. The number of homes on the market has dropped 27.5% over the past 12 months and sales have […]

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Lower Inventory and More Sales in SW Orlando

October 9th, 2009 · Comments Off on Lower Inventory and More Sales in SW Orlando

A look at the most recent stats for the real estate market here in SW Orlando shows we’ve come a long way from a year ago and perhaps even at a stable market already. The zip codes included for these stats include: 32819 (Dr. Phillips), 32835 (Metrowest),32836 (Dr. Phillips),32837 (Hunters Creek), 32811 (Millenia), 32821, 32824 […]

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A Dr. Phillips Real Estate Broker Accused of Fraud

July 28th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Holy smokes! One constant throughout my real estate career is that there’s always surprises and today is no exception. I just heard that a long time real estate pro here in Dr. Phillips has been arrested for fraud. Patrick Torre, the broker of Tower Realty Group on 5008 Dr. Phillips Blvd., was taken in for […]

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Communities with Some Land and Mature Trees in SW Orlando

November 19th, 2007 · Comments Off on Communities with Some Land and Mature Trees in SW Orlando

Buyers looking for homes in SW Orlando may find that many of the homes are on small lots with little or no trees. The lack of large trees is due to the fact that many of the subdivisions in SW Orlando were built on former citrus farms. Since citrus trees are notorious for attracting termites, […]

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