CENTURY 21 Birchwood International, Inc Sells to the International Market

Selling to the International market is not just an idea, it's a fact.  Here in Southwest Florida we have wonderful weather, tropical setting, abundance of waterfront property, and the best of all the prices are beyond reasonable for what our area has to offer. 

Smarter Bolder Faster®

Real Estate has been ever changing since the early 2000's.  With the advancement of technology every day there is a faster way, a new shortcut, some new gadget that comes on the market to challenge and change the way Real Estate is done.

Is Now a Good Time to Get Into Real Estate?

Do Adjustable-Rate Mortgages Make Sense Now?

Although they’ve been much maligned, adjustable-rate mortgages make sense in a variety of circumstances

Foreclosure Scam: Watch Out for Phantom Help

In the phantom help foreclosure scam, con artists promise you assistance, but they’re just helping themselves to your money.

Estate Tax, Tax Credits, Flood Insurance: An Update on Tax Issues

Estate tax in flux

Even top tax experts confess confusion as they try to figure out what’s happening with the estate tax.

Here’s a quick summary: As of October 2010, Congress still hasn’t restored the federal estate tax despite predictions they would reinstate it retroactive to January 1. Now, many experts are saying that Congress isn’t likely to pass a retroactive estate tax this year. The 2011 status remains a mystery.

Foreclosure Process: How State Laws Vary

Foreclosure is not a universal, single situation. Each state has its own complex rules and timelines for how foreclosures are handled, and even within each state there may be more than one type of foreclosure. You need to know the steps of foreclosure, whether your state has judicial or non-judicial foreclosures, your state’s quirks, and any possible loopholes.