Ponte Vedra Beach Real Estate Fall 2017 Market Report

Posted on by Lisa Barton in Real Estate News

Nationally and here in Northeast Florida, the overall residential real estate market continued to be strong through the end of October 2017. The national unemployment was 4.1% in October, which is great news! The joblessness rate has not been this low since Dec. 2000. Throughout 2017, mortgage rates held steady, at or near 3.9%, despite fears early in the year that increases in the Federal Reserve's interest rate might push mortgages into the mid to high 4% range. Across Northeast Florida, median sales prices are at historic highs, while inventory and days on the market are lower than last year, despite an uptick in listings. Our local real estate market appears poised for another good year.

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New School in Nocatee to Open August 2018

Posted on by Lisa Barton in Around Town, New to Jacksonville, Schools

Nocatee is ranked as the 3rd fastest growing community in the country! Thousands of families are making this master-planned community their home. With this influx of families come hundreds of kids entering the St. Johns County school system. To accommodate this growth, a new K-8 school will open its doors for the 2018-2019 school year. The school is located next to Nocatee’s Twenty Mile neighborhood. 

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