Shawn McCormick's Blog Posts

VA Loans Explained

       First off, I want to personally extend my gratitude to all the people both past and present who have served our Country. I would most certainly not be able to do what I do

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How You Can Buy A Home Subject To The Extisting Mortgage

Buying 'Subject To'August 1, 2017| Shawn McCormick There are many creative ways that investors can help homeowners that may have a need to sell their property quickly. Today, we will be discussing

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Orlando Housing Market Snapshot

                         For those trying to purchase a home in the greater Orlando area, the pain is real. Whether you are a first

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Air Conditioner Tips For The Summer

   Air conditioners have become the norm in almost every household and we tend to take them for granted until they fail. Just like anything else, without proper care and maintenance, they

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Coming Soon Legends Of Clermont

Coming to the market in very early May, this gorgeous custom pool home will surely impress you. Boasting over 3650 square feet of living space, plus an oversized covered patio and screened

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Orange County Irrigation Schedule What You Need To Know

Watering RestrictionsNew Watering Violation Enforcement ProcessWater conservation has become a critical issue in Central Florida. We all need to do our part to use water more efficiently. On

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City Of Clermont Irrigation Schedule What You Need To Know

Mandatory RestrictionsThe mandatory water use restrictions apply to everyone, regardless of whether the water comes from a private well, surface water, or a private or public utility.

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Is Now A Good Time To Purchase A Home In Orlando

                Working with both buyers and sellers, one of the most frequently asked questions I hear from both.

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If You Could Buy A Home With 1 Percent Down Would You

We are excited to make this program available through our lender partners, the new Conventional 1% Down with Equity Boost home loan program.  You purchase a home with a 1% down payment and your

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Florida Homestead Exemption Explained

                                                       

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Renting VS Buying Just Google Mortgage Calculator

Are you going to spend another year (2017)  paying someone else's mortgage for them?Let's get to work...no gimmicks...no hooks...no kidding. Just Google 'mortgage calculator' (or just click the

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Top 5 Winter Home Improvement Projects

         You may think that Winter isn't a great time to be tackling a home improvement projects. Busy schedules, last minute shopping, out of town visitors and work

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Is Buying A Home During The Holidays A Good Idea

    Did you ever grab a cookie while your mom's back was turned? Buying a home around the Holidays can be like that. While everyone is focused on super sales, greeting family at

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You Dont Have To Hold Your Breath

In the last 12 months, many of the conversations that I have had with both sellers and buyers of real estate have, at some point, turned to the 2016 Presidential election. The tone has been from a

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Why You Want To Boost Your Credit Score Prior To Buying A Home

            One of the most important aspects of obtaining a home loan will be your credit score. It is one of the key factors that any lender

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Getting Home Smart

As a realtor, I work with all types of buyers and sellers. Some buying their first home and others have been around the home buying block a few times. No matter the experience level, there are

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How Title Insurance Works To Protect You

Paying for insurance is always a cringe worthy subject, but unlike your auto or homeowners policy, Title insurance is paid for only once and lasts as long as you own the property.There are two types

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Why Relocate To Florida You Ask

Why relocate to Florida you ask?Florida has endured being the butt of many  stereotypes, like millions of elderly people driving aimlessly around with their blinkers on, or everyone owns an

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Tips For Buying New Construction Homes

Deciding to build a new construction home or purchase a resale can become overwhelming. As with most real estate decisions, there are pros and cons that can impact you long into the future, lets

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Buying An Efficient Home

Buying a home can be a daunting task, for some it represents the foundation where they will start and raise a family, for others, it is simply shelter. Regardless of the needs of the buyer, one

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HEY BUYERS GET PRE QUALIFIED NOW

Dear home buyer,As you may be aware, prices have gone up since last year and although there will be more homes on the market, there will likely be more competition for those homes from other buyers.

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The Cost Of Waiting When Buying A Home

There is much more to consider when purchasing a home than just the list price. The cost of waiting  can be a powerful influence when making a home purchase.The cost of waiting has two

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