Why Panama City Beach’s Latitude Margaritaville is already earning national honors

Nathan Cobb The News Herald July 29, 2022 PANAMA CITY BEACH — A booming Jimmy Buffett-themed community in the Panama City Beach area already has garnered national attention. According to Minto Communities USA, Latitude Margaritaville Watersound was ranked 23rd in RCLCO Real Estate Consulting’s list of the 50 top-selling master-planned communities in the U.S. based on sales

Latitude Margaritaville community booming in Bay County, 700 homes already sold

Nathan Cobb The News Herald PANAMA CITY BEACH — The speed of development at Latitude Margaritaville Watersound in the wake of ongoing supply chain issues is nothing short of remarkable. As of Thursday, about a year since the community’s resort-styled properties hit the market, more than 700 homes have been sold, about 110 homes are occupied and 340

Resia, formerly known as AHS Residential, will be establishing a manufacturing operation in Bay County, Florida

Resia, formerly known as AHS Residential, will be establishing a manufacturing operation in Bay County, Florida Panama City, Florida – (June 14, 2022) – The Bay Economic Development Alliance, an agent of the Bay County Commission (Bay EDA), announced today that Resia, formerly known as AHS Residential, will be establishing a manufacturing operation in Bay

Florida’s New property insurance rules are approved

New property insurance rules are approved Sunday, May 29, 2022 Hannah Morse Palm Beach Post USA TODAY NETWORK Even as lawmakers put the last touches on solutions to address the crumbling property insurance market during this week’s special legislative session, industry analysts and experts questioned whether the reforms will go far enough to convey immediate

Housing Assistance For Home Buyers – Lots of Help Available for Down Payments

May 4, 2022 Lots of Help Available for Down Payments By Lew Sichelman The Fla. Housing Finance Corp. saw its volume jump in 2021; activity was so brisk that it stayed open 24/7 and increased its housing assistance amounts. SARASOTA, Fla. – Lawmakers in Washington have earmarked billions of dollars for down payment assistance for

Earth Day: America’s Mayors Are Leading the Way on Climate Change

Published: Apr. 22, 2022 at 9:02 AM CDT|Updated: 26 minutes ago WASHINGTON, April 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — America’s mayors continue to lead the fight against climate change through innovative policies and programs that are building climate resiliency, promoting the use of clean energy, and reducing greenhouse gas emissions in cities across the country. In recognition

What proof do you need to show that the New Home Market won’t fall?

March 30, 2022 Proof that Prices Won’t Fall? The New-Home Market By Chris Arnold There’s not enough supply (homes) to meet demand, with little relief in sight. The U.S. needs about 3M more homes, and it will take years for builders to catch up. BOSTON – Emerson Claus has been building houses for 45 years.

What do First-Time Home Buyers Want When They Buy a Home?

First-Time Home Buyers Don’t Want Elevators, Golf Courses, but what do they want? A study of top-demanded and least-demanded items to first-time homebuyers also found that many want hardwood floors – but not cork or bamboo. CHICAGO – A laundry room tops the wish list of first-time home buyers, according to the recent report What