May 14, 2018 — Inventory levels hovering at all-time lows weighed down home sales and fueled faster price appreciation during the first three months of the year, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of Realtors®.
May 8, 2018 – Palm Coast and Flagler County have squared off again, this time in a battle to control the proposed development of a commercial center located within the county at the southeast corner of SR 100 and Aviation Drive. Forced annexation, water & sewer service, and impact fees are at the heart of this latest county vs. city kerfuffle.
May 4, 2018 –Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market dropped five points to 66 in the first quarter of 2018, according to the National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) 55+ Housing Market Index (HMI).
April 27, 2018 – GoToby.com’s Featured House of the Week is Willow, Seagate Homes most popular model for over four years. A furnished Willow model can be found at 8 Point of Woods. A move-in Willow is featured at 62 Luther Drive.
April 23, 2018 — Existing-home sales grew for the second consecutive month in March, but lagging inventory levels and affordability constraints kept sales activity below year-ago levels, according to the National Association of Realtors®.
April 20, 2018 – ITT’s master plan for Palm Coast has run its course. Population growth, changing demographics, and technology are rendering our growth management template obsolete as Palm Coast and Flagler County continue to plan growth around the ITT/Levitt model.
April 10, 2018 — In less than two decades, the graying of America will be inescapable: Older adults are projected to outnumber kids for the first time in U.S. history.
April 8, 2018 – The Palm Coast Planning and Land Development Regulations Board (PLDRB) on April 4 approved a Development Order Master Subdivision Plan for 9.2 acres located at the southwestern corner of Interstate 95 and SR 100. The applicant and property owner is MPC Lots LLC. MPC Lots LLC shares the same corporate address as homebuilder ICI.
April 2, 2018 – In the 1985 case Johnson v. Davis, the Florida Supreme Court ruled that a home seller who knows of facts that materially affect the property's value that aren't readily observable and known to a buyer has a duty to disclose them to the buyer. This is the law in Florida today.
April 2, 2018 – It's official, the second cut to the business rent tax in as many years is now law and will take effect Jan. 1, 2019. The cut was included in House Bill 7087 (known as the tax cut package) which was signed into law by Gov. Rick Scott late last week.
April 1, 2018 – Damn the turtles, full speed ahead. GoToby.com has learned that a move is underway to open Flagler County’s 18 miles of Atlantic beaches to vehicular traffic.
March 22, 2018 – The U. S. Census Bureau today released its County and Metro/Micro Area Population Estimates showing estimated yearly population as of July 1, 2017. In other words, these newly released figures are population estimates are as of eight months ago.
March 19, 2018 – Millennial buyers are more diverse and mobile than their predecessors, and expect real estate professionals to be totally tech-savvy, right?
March 16, 2018 – This week’s GoToby.com Featured House of the Week is comfortably situated in the heart of Palm Coast near schools, houses of worship, shopping, and restaurants.
March 13, 2018 — The year 2030 marks a demographic turning point for the United States. Beginning that year, all baby boomers will be older than 65.