Central Florida Real Estate~The Good, the Bad & The Ugly by LaShawn Norden, REALTOR

Real Estate Agent - Keller Williams Heritage Realty
As a 35 year Seminole County Native, I provide Real Estate services to those in Lake Mary, Sanford, Winter Springs, Altamonte, Longwood, Casselberry and Oviedo. Experienced in marketing & selling homes ranging from $100K to over $2M and in assisting Buyers to find a home that meets their personal and financial needs. Accredited Luxury Home Specialist & a Certified Distressed Property Expert with ample experience with distressed property purchases & sales!
As a full-time Real Estate agent who specializes in representing Buyers who want to buy a home in Seminole or Orange County, I often have the opportunity to work with and advocate for homebuyers who begin their hunt for a new home on the Internet....specifically, REALTOR.com. One of my most recen...
On Saturday, December 13th, the YMCA in Lake Mary, Florida will host a Pancake Breakfast with Santa from 8:30am-10:30am. In addition to having their picture taken with Santa and his Elves, visitors will enjoy a yummy pancake breakfast and holiday arts & crafts. Admission is $10.00 per person for ...
Disclaimer: I am an active, full-time Real Estate agent in Seminole County, Florida. I am not an attorney. The Blog post below is not intended to be a substitution for competent legal advice. If you need an attorney, I'd be happy to provide you with referrals or you can find one via the Florida B...
No one likes personal property disputes. I mean really, closing days are meant to be "happy days" when everyone celebrates, not when you yell or scream because the surround-sound speakers are "missing" or worse...the flat screen TV is no longer mounted on the bedroom wall! All kidding aside...if ...
The City of Winter Springs will be hosting the 27th Annual Holiday Parade this Saturday, December 6th beginning at 4:00PM. The parade route will begin at Trotwood Blvd. and will end on Tuskawilla Road at the Winter Springs Town Center. After the parade, the City will also have a Holiday Tree Ligh...
According to a recent survey that was published in the Orlando Sentinel today, Orlando Florida ranked #13 in the Top 100 Metropolitan Cities for Singles who are relocating. The survey was conducted by Worldwide ERC and evaluated the cost of living, rents & the availability of housing, demographic...
For more than 6 years, I've been referring Jon Bolton...otherwise known as the "Inspectagator," to Buyers who are purchasing a home and are in need of a home inspection. In addition to being "Gator Fans" (like me!), Jon and his team have performed more inspections than most inspectors will perfor...
It's sad, but it often takes a holiday or a tragedy that causes us to reflect on how thankful we are for certain people, places or "things." Generally, I am an overly positive person (even when everyone else around me is not) and try to make it a point to identify at least three things each day t...
In today's market, builders who want to survive should take a few lessons from David Weekley Homes in Baldwin Park, which is a master planned community near Downtown Orlando. David Weekley Homes not only builds a great product, but they also work hard to foster relationships with local real estat...
For those of us with pooches that are members of our family, finding a home near a Dog Park is not always an easy task. In Seminole County, which consists of Lake Mary, Longwood, Sanford, Oviedo, Winter Springs, Altamonte Springs, Casselberry, Fern Park, Geneva, Chuluota and portions of Maitland,...

LaShawn Norden

REALTOR, (321) 377-0157, Your Real Estate Advocate in Central FL
local_phone(407) 862-9700
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Selling or purchasing a home can be exciting and scary at the same time! The goal of my blog is to educate Central Florida Buyers & Sellers about the Good, the Bad & the Ugly things that can happen in a real estate transaction! As an advocate for consumers in Orange, Seminole and Volusia County, I especially enjoy working with first-time home buyers, relocation buyers, sellers of distressed property and luxury home sellers. Native to Central Florida, I'd welcome the opportunity to be your advocate too!

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