October 2008

Found 5 blog entries for October 2008.

Let the shopping begin! Find your favorite designer and brand name apparel and accessories at Prime Outlets – St. Augustine.

Prime Retail, the outlet center developer for Prime Outlets – St. Augustine, has just completed a 90,000 square foot, $35 million renovation that will be unveiled to the public, through a ceremony and activities, from Friday, November 7 through Sunday, November 9.

Prizes and Giveaways Galore

City officials and tourist representatives will be on hand to host the ceremonies. There will also be special discounts, prizes, giveaways and an appearance by celebrity stylist Mark-Alan Harmon.

The grand prize winner of the Prime Outlets sweepstakes will receive a Prime Outlets - St. Augustine's $5,000 Ultimate Shopping…
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Heritage Park is the epitome of luxury living. Aside from the obvious perk that it is located in gorgeous St. Augustine, Heritage Park is conveniently located just minutes from Interstate 95 for a quick commute to Jacksonville and other cities to the south.

Shoppers will be satisfied, as the St. Augustine Outlet Malls, the Ponce de Leon Mall and St. George Street are also located within minutes of Heritage Park.

Surrounded by a conservation area, the communities of Heritage Park, which include New Hope Village, Quail Ridge and The Villas, boast wonderful amenities, including:

  • Nature trails
  • A community clubhouse which features a media room, a library, a kitchen and an on-site daycare center
  • A resort-style swimming
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One of the best things you can do when selling your St. Johns County property is to produce a clean palette of sorts. That means removing all of the home’s décor that isn’t neutral. Unfortunately, this means wallpaper usually has to go.

Buyers are much more likely to feel comfortable about purchasing a St. Johns County property that doesn’t have your favorite floral wallpaper flowing throughout the first floor. It may be the perfect wallpaper for you, but chances are your buyers are not going to feel the same.

With that said, it’s time to tackle the wallpapered walls in your home. If the thought of peeling wallpaper gives you the hives, then you’re not alone. Luckily, however, there are a variety of wallpaper removal methods to facilitate the task

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Homeowner Association Fees, otherwise known as HOA fees, are fees imposed on many condominium or single-family St. Augustine homes that are located in subdivisions or formal communities. HOA fees can vary widely in price, from as little as $50 a month to as much as $400 or more a month. These fees may substantially raise your monthly housing budget.

Understanding the details of a home's HOA fees, how they work, and what they cover will help you make the best decision regarding the purchase of a home.

The services covered under HOA fees may include: lawn and landscape maintenance (for your property, common grounds or both), snow removal, community amenities, such as swimming pools and tennis courts, security services, trash removal and utility fees,

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Are you in the market to buy a home for sale in St. Johns County?  Are you willing to put a little “sweat equity” into a home for a lower purchase price?  If yes, then an FHA insured HUD 203(k) loan may be just the thing for you.  If you qualify you could be approved for a loan equal to the selling costs, and the estimated costs of repair and remodeling. 

There are many reasons why a home may be in disrepair.  The age of the home, or it may have been unoccupied for a length of time causing the property to wither.  Or, perhaps an owner simply ignored maintenance issues and would now rather sell than fix the property.  In any case, a fixer-upper home can be a good start for an individual or family willing to invest the time and effort in a St. Johns

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