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CDDs explained and how it affects your monthly housing expenses

Nicholas NolanHome Buying, SW Florida Real Estate Leave a Comment

What is a CDD? Community Development Districts (CDDs) in Collier County, FL are quasi-governmental entities that borrow money by issuing bonds and selling them to investors to fund the infrastructure and amenities of new communities. The CDD bonds are paid back over 20-30 years through a CDD Fee collected by the local tax collector. CDDs were created to provide a mechanism for new development beneficiaries to bear the burden of growth instead of existing taxpayers. The Chapter 190 of the Florida Statutes defines a CDD as a local unit of special-purpose government created for managing and financing infrastructure to support …

The Best Time of Year to Buy or Sell a Home in South Florida?

Nicholas NolanMarket Trends, SW Florida Real Estate

In South Florida, the real estate market typically experiences its busiest season during the winter months, particularly from November to April. This is the time when many people from colder climates come to visit or spend their winter in South Florida, which increases the demand for homes. Therefore, if you are looking to sell your home in South Florida, listing it during the winter months may increase your chances of finding a buyer quickly and at a higher price. On the other hand, if you are looking to buy a home in South Florida, the best time may be during …

Hurricane Ian 2022 Radar Map


Nicholas NolanHome Buying, Market Trends, SW Florida Real Estate

As most know, Southwest Florida has been significantly impacted by Hurricane Ian. People nation wide have been watching the news during/post Hurricane Ian and the devastation & loss is heartbreaking. We know you are feeling it too so we wanted to reach out and say, we are here, we are rebuilding and as always available to help and serve those who need us. Families have lost everything but our community is strong and the compassion and generosity we are seeing is a very bright light in a very dark moment. Our primary focus right now beyond helping those in immediate need …