John Montesano's Blog Posts

CREATE THE HOME OFFICE OF YOUR DREAMS

Whether you work full-time at home or occasionally need to conduct business in the evenings or on the weekends, a home office a great way to utilize an extra room. A dedicated workspace in your home

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HIDDEN FEES TO BE AWARE OF WHEN PURCHASING A HOME

Purchasing a home is arguably one of the biggest financial decisions you will make in your lifetime. As you start your hunt, don't forget there will be other costs associated with your purchase then

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Why is now a good time to buy a home?

Why is now a good time to buy a home?There is nothing fundamentally wrong with the housing market, especially here in Florida and the Tampa Bay area. We'll probably see some people lower their

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Real estate is Still all about relationships and 2020 is not lost

There are a lot of "How to" articles written about post Covid-19 business. Pivot, change, adapt.The fact is if you're a Realtor you should be doing what you always should have been doing, building

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Welcome Colette Vann

Homeward Real Estate is excited to Welcome Colette Vann to our team of highly respected Real Estate Professionals servicing the Greater Tampa Bay Area.Well known throughout the Tampa Real

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Achieve a Spa-Like Bathroom

DeclutterYou know that feeling you have when you go to a hotel, or a spa, and everything is so clean and organized and you wish your home was like that? Well, it feels that way because everything is

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Welcome Deanna Stinsman

Homeward Real Estate is excited to Welcome Deanna Stinsman to our team of highly respected Real Estate Professionals servicing the Greater Tampa Bay Area. Bringing over expertise from ReMax,

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Meet the 2020 Colors of the Year

It’s become a tradition for major paint companies and design influencers to choose a color dedicated to the year. Over time these Color of the Year choices have influenced product development

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Dangers of Overpricing Your Home

Overpricing your house is one of the biggest mistakes a seller can make and it can be the single thing that deters buyers from your home. People overprice for many reasons such as wanting to pay off

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Why Fall May Be the Best Time to Buy a House

Most people believe that Spring is the best time to buy a house. It is. There are definitely more houses listed in the Spring than any other time of year. However, the Fall season is a second runner

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5 Tips for Buying Your First Rental Property

Neighborhoods: “The quality of the neighborhood in which you buy will influence both the types of tenants you attract and how often you face vacancies. For example, if you buy in a

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How to Rebound After an Expired Listing

An expired listing with your real estate agent shouldn't be considered a failure. Here's how to get your home sale right the next time. For home sellers hoping to move on to their next chapter,

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Rent In Tampa Is Rising

We all know stories of people moving to Florida from places like NY for the sunshine and the lower cost of living. It seems times might be changing as the rent prices continue to grow across Tampa

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First Time Home Buyer Checklist

Buying your first home is a major life commitment. Finally, a real place to hang your hat. You can almost taste the apple pie and smell the freshly mowed grass. A few things need to be in order

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Do You Qualify For A VA Home Loan?

Have you served your country and are looking to purchase a home? You may qualify for a VA home loan. The government gives benefits to homebuyers who have served in the military. Qualified veterans

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Ten Best Tampa Attractions

Whether you’re walking the smoky streets of Ybor City or taking a stroll down the riverwalk, you know Tampa has a lot to offer. Tampa Florida attractions include theme parks, museums, and even

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