Clearwater Florida Homes – 10 Things You Need for Homestead Exemption

Clearwater Florida – Just wanted to remind everyone who purchased Clearwater Florida homes or changed your status’s last year (i.e if you purchased a new primary residence in 2011) then you have until March 1st to apply for Florida’s Homestead Exemption. This exemptions saves the typical Clearwater home owner $500 to $800 however most people […]

Indianapolis Homes for Sale | Guide to Waterfront Homes

Today we kick off a new series where each Tuesday we will be having Top Realtors from around the country sharing thoughts about real estate and their local markets. This week we are pleased to have Paula Henry, a top Indianapolis Realtor who also sells Indianapolis homes on the water. Many of our clients come from Indiana and Illinois to buy their Clearwater beach house, […]

5 Life Lessons I learned from my friend Laurie Manny

5 Life Lessons Learned I began blogging 3 1/2 years ago back in March of 2007.  Today I’ll share 5 lessons I learned from my friend Long Beach Realtor, Laurie Manny.  Blogging was pretty new when I started back then and SandbarsToSunsets, actually grew from our beginning blogging experience on Active Rain. It was an amazing time on Active Rain back in 2007 when it […]

Clearwater FL Homes for Sale benefit -Tampa Mortgage Rates fall due to Icelands Volcano

Tampa Mortgages – Clearwater – St Pete – Tampa Bay area Tampa Mortgage rates and Clearwater home affordability have improved lately, thanks to an unlikely ally — Mother Nature. In the 7 days since Iceland’s Eyjafjallajökull erupted, ash clouds have grounded planes, disrupted businesses, and stranded exports in warehouses worldwide. It’s a drag on commerce […]

Why Palm Harbor FL Home Sales Weren’t Worse This Winter -Fed Explanation

Palm Harbor FL – Mortgage markets improved after the Federal Reserve released its March 16, 2010 meeting minutes. It’s good news for in Palm Harbor FL home buyers and rate shoppers everywhere  or Palm Harbor home sales would have been much worse this winter– rates could have just as easily gone the other way. The Fed Minutes […]

Clearwater FL Home buyers- Tips on Maximizing Uncle Sam Tax Credits

Clearwater FL – Wow the time is fast approaching and our taxes are due April 15. If you’re among the millions of Americans who wait until the last week to file, here’s a video interview that could help you reduce your federal tax liability. Visit for breaking news, world news, and news about the […]