The Gulf Winds Team Bill Funk and Scott Funk's Blog Posts

What Days Are The Best To List Your Home

Top Days to List Your Home for SaleSome Highlights: ATTOM Data Solutions conducted an analysis of more than 29 million single-family home and condo sales over the past eight years

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Shortage Of Homes For Sale Is Impacting The Housing Market

A Lack of Inventory Continues to Impact the Housing MarketThe housing crisis is finally in the rear-view mirror as the real estate market moves down the road to a complete recovery. Home values are

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The Benefits Of A 20 Percent Down Payment

The Benefits of a 20% Down PaymentIf you are in the market to buy a home this year, you may be confused about how much money you need to come up with for your down payment. Many people you talk to

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Buyers Are Optimistic About Homeownership

Home Buyers are Optimistic About Homeownership!When we consider buying an item, we naturally go through a research process prior to making our decision. We ask our friends and family members who

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Your Fabulous New Dream Home Is Now Available

Your Fabulous New Dream Home is Now AvailableOver the last several years, many “baby boomers” have undergone a metamorphosis. Their children have finally moved out and they can now dream about

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Foreclosure Rate Drops To New Post Crisis Low

Foreclosure Rate Drops to New Post-Crisis Low [INFOGRAPHIC]Some Highlights: According to CoreLogic, the national foreclosure rate dropped to 1.1% of all homes with a mortgage. This is the

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With Inventory Low Will Your Dream Home Need Some TLC

With Inventory Low: Will Your Dream Home Need Some TLC?According to a new survey from Move.com, the wave of first-time homebuyers hitting the market this summer has resulted in

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Buying Instead Of Renting

The Cost of Renting vs. BuyingSome Highlights: Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a tough decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent

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How Quickly Can You Save Your Down Payment

How Quickly Can You Save Your Down Payment?Saving for a down payment is often the biggest hurdle for a first-time homebuyer. Depending on where you live, median income, median rents, and home prices

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2 Trends Helping Keep Housing Affordable

2 Trends Helping Keep Housing AffordableTwo positive trends have started to emerge that impact the 2019 Spring Housing Market. Mortgage interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate loan have dropped to

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What Would Make You Sell Your House

What Would Make You Sell Your House?There are many reasons why a homeowner decides to sell their house and move. The latest Generational Trends Report from the National Association of

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Renters Paying Substantially More While Owning Costs Less

Renters Paying Substantially More While Owning Costs LessIn a recent Insights Blog, CoreLogic reported that rent prices have skyrocketed since 2005. Meanwhile, the typical mortgage

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Million Dollar Spaghetti Recipe

Million Dollar SpaghettiSort of like Lasagna but BETTER! A perfect combination of pasta, meat, and cheeses mixture. Unbelievably good! Serve with garlic bread and a salad. Enjoy!Ingredients1 (16

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Why Getting A PreApproval Should Always Be Your First Step

Why Getting A PreApproval Should Always Be Your First StepIn our current market, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbers homes for sale. This has led to a

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The Cost Of Renting Vs Buying

Some Highlights:Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a tough decision.Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today (29.2%) vs. the

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The Importance Of Home Equity In Retirement Planning

The Importance of Home Equity in Retirement PlanningWe often discuss the difference in family wealth between homeowner households and renter households. Much of that difference is the

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5 Reasons You Should Sell This Summer

5 Reasons You Should Sell This SummerHere are five reasons listing your home for sale this summer makes sense.1. Demand Is StrongThe latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National

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What Would You Sacrifice To Save For Your Next Home

Some Highlights: 95% of first-time homebuyers are willing to sacrifice to make homeownership a reality. The top item that buyers sacrifice is new clothes, at 54%. Even repeat or experienced

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Curb Appeal Is A MUST For GREAT First Impressions

First impressions are most important when selling your home.  Here are 10 great tips to improve curb appeal and help capture a buyers attention!Click on the link below and see these

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Baldwin County King Of Growth In Alabama

This article has some great information if you are considering relocating your home, or business, to Baldwin County Alabama!Why Baldwin County is Alabama's undisputed king of growthBaldwin

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Is Now A Good Time To Rent

Is Now a Good Time to Rent?People often ask if now is a good time to buy a home, but nobody ever asks when a good time to rent is. Regardless, we want to make certain that everyone understands that

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Slaying Home Buying Myths

Slaying Home Buying MythsSome Highlights: Interest rates are still below historic numbers. 88% of property managers raised their rent in the last 12 months! The credit score requirements

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Thinking Of Selling Your Home Get Ready To Negotiate

Thinking of Selling Your Home? Get Ready to Negotiate!Now that the market has shown signs of recovery, some sellers may be tempted to try and sell their home on their own (FSBO) without using the

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The Importance Of Using A Professional To Sell Your Home

The Importance of Using a Professional to Sell Your HomeWhen a homeowner decides to sell their house, they obviously want the best possible price for it with the least amount of hassles along the.

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Why Is There So Much Paperwork To Sign To Get A Mortgage

Why Is There So Much Paperwork to Sign to Get a Mortgage?We are often asked why there is so much paperwork mandated by the bank for a mortgage loan application when buying a home today. It seems

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5 Reasons To Hire A Real Estate Professional When Buying Or Selling

5 Reasons To Hire A Real Estate Professional When Buying Or Selling!Whether you are buying or selling a home it can be quite an adventurous journey, which is why you need an experienced

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If Youre Selling Your Home Make Sure Its Pet Friendly

If you're selling your home, make sure that it's pet-friendly!One of the many benefits of owning your own home is the freedom to find your ‘furever’ friend. By pointing out the aspects of your

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Best Reasons To Buy Or Relocate In Baldwin County Alabama

Top Ten Best Reasons to Relocate to Baldwin County Alabama (Part 1 of 2) :Hi folks!  Mark DeSeno with Gulf Winds Realty & Development, LLC here to highlight the top ten reasons to buy in,

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Ten Reasons To Relocate To Baldwin County Alabama

Hi folks!Mark DeSeno with Gulf Winds Realty & Development, LLC here to highlight the top ten reasons to relocate to Baldwin County, AL.  This will be a ten part blog series covering

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Buying A Home With An Outdoor Kitchen

Buying A Home With An Outdoor KitchenOutdoor kitchens make sense. Home buyers in the 21st Century gravitate toward outdoor entertaining and love a house with a nice outdoor grilling and seating.

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2017 Is The Year To Move Up To Your Dream Home

If you are considering moving up to your dream home, it may be better to do it earlier in the year than later. The two components of your monthly mortgage payment (home prices and interest rates)

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If Youre Looking To Buy In Todays Market You Have To Be Ready

If You're Looking to Buy in Today's Market, You Have to be Ready!Remember all of those baby boomers who were in the news before the Millennials or Generation X or Y or whatever letter is attached?

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What Are You Going To Do With Your Tax Refund

Your tax refund may help you buy a home!This time of year, many people eagerly check their mailboxes looking for their tax return check from the IRS. But, what do most people plan to do with the

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3 Charts That Shout List Your Home Today

3 Charts That Shout, ‘List Your Home Today!’In school, we all learned the theory of supply and demand. When the demand for an item is greater than the supply of that item, the price will

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Heres Why You Should Buy Instead Of Rent

Real Estate mogul, Sean Conlon, host of The Deed: Chicago on CNBC, was recently asked the question, should you buy? Or should you rent a house?Conlon responded: “I am a true

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Millennials Flock To Low Down Payment Programs

A recent report released by Down Payment Resource shows that 65% of first-time homebuyers purchased their homes with a down payment of 6% or less in the month of January.The

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If Your Tax Return Is Depressing Owning A Home Could Help

Many Americans got some depressing news last week; either their tax return was not as large as they had hoped or, in some cases, they were told they owed additional money to either the Federal or

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Move Up To A Luxury Home

Looking to Move-Up to a Luxury Home? Now’s the Time! Friday April 14th, 2017 | First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Millennials, Move-Up BuyersIf your house no longer fits your needs and you

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You Do Not Need 20 Percent Down To Buy NOW

Again… You Do Not Need 20% Down to Buy NOW!A survey by Ipsos found that the American public is still somewhat confused about what is required to qualify for a home mortgage

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Buying A Home Is 35 Percent Less Expensive Than Renting

Buying a Home is 35% Less Expensive than Renting!In the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia, they explained that homeownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional 30-year

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Pricing Your House To Sell

In today’s market, where demand is outpacing supply in many regions of the country, pricing a house is one of the biggest challenges real estate professionals face. Sellers often want to price

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Baldwin County Condo Sales Prices Up In February From A Year Ago

Baldwin County condo sales prices up in February from a year agoClick here for a Complete List of Current Available Condos in Gulf Shores & Orange BeachThe Baldwin condo market continues to reduce

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What Is A Bidet The Shocking Truth About This Exotic Bathroom Upgrade

By Adriana VelezPublished February 07, 2017You may have seen them in bathrooms during trips abroad: a second porcelain trough, next to the toilet, that looks like a cross between a

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Making Your Home More Appealing For Buyers In Todays Market

Making your home more appealing to buyers in today's market.If you're considering selling your home, you may want to take a moment and "be the buyer", meaning, that you should try to look at

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HECM Reverse Mortgage Foreclosure Offer Guidelines And Submission Info For Agents

HECM Reverse Mortgage Foreclosure Offer Guidelines And Submission Info For AgentsOur hope is that the following info may answer some questions and take some of the mystery out of Home

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Neutral Colors Can Be Very Inviting For A Master Bedroom

Do you like the neutral colors of this master bedroom or do you prefer something a little more colorful?Whether you're looking for something with a neutral palate like this or something

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Coming Soon Caribe Resort Condominium Unit 813B

Coming Soon!3 bedroom, 3 bath condominium at Caribe Resort. Unit is in an aggressive rental program and has generated over $50k in rentals for 2016. Fantastic condition with lot's to offer for the

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Remove Popcorn Ceiling In Seconds With Zero Mess Or Dust

Supercharge the removal of old, ugly popcorn ceilings with this great technique shown below. Almost no mess or dust.How can you do this yourself? Glad you asked!Pick up a Porter-Cable 7800

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Remove Popcorn Ceiling In Seconds With Zero Mess

Supercharge removal of old, ugly popcorn ceilings with this great technique shown by Choppers Drywall. How can you do this yourself? Grab a Porter-Cable 7800 Drywall Sander

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Foley Alabama Area Real Estate Market Continues To Show A Healthy Increase

The real estate market in the Foley area continues to remain positive with a healthy and steady growth.Numbers from the Foley single-family housing market showed positive increases across the board

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How NOT To Lose A Bidding War On Your Dream Home

The spring home buying season is in full effect. But there is just one problem: The majority of America is reporting a tight supply of residential real estate in most price points of the

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Where Have The Good Home Deals Gone

Properly priced listings are going quickly and some are experiencing multiple offers, but otherwise properties are sitting on the market if they are not priced correctly.Buyers have been active and

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Fairhope NEW Listing In Spring Lake

Spring Lake Subdivision in Fairhope, Alabama is convient to shopping, restaurants, and Thomas Hospital.  It's only minutes to the Fairhope Pier and downtown Fairhope.  Take a peek at the

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Valentine Weekend Time To BUY A New Home

Seems like every year people are looking for just the right celebration for this holiday.  It's time to consider a gift that keeps on giving with location, schools you prefer or just a little

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Reduced Real Estate Prices Mobile Alabama February 2015

Mobile, Al offers many different home styles of living.  From Dauphin Island, to West Mobile neighborhoods, to Midtown walking distance to restaurants and entertainment....  to

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FAIRHOPE PRICE REDUCTIONS February 1st 2015

Nothing tells a BUYER more than a Price Reduction.  These are the homes in Fairhope that have been REDUCED recently.  I lived in Fairhope for several years and loved it.  Riding bikes

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Price Reductions In Daphne Real Estate Feb 1st 2015

Daphne, Alabama - Sellers are wanting to move ON - it's your chance to MOVE IN  --  for LESS.   I know the Eastern Shore market well.  Call me when you see something

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Reduced Properties In Spanish Fort February 1st 2015

Sellers are getting more realistic as we see more price reductions in baldwin county. Take a look, give me a call and start packing.  Click here to view.

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Mobile County AL Homes For Sale Less Than 70 Thousand

One thing about living in lower Mobile or Baldwin County --- you're never far from the Gulf.   Irvington, AL is still a little country jewel close to Bayou La Batre .  The

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Mardi Gras Parade Schedule Plus

The season is upon us and the FIRST thing anyone wants is a SCHEDULE.  I have the link right here:Mardi Gras ScheduleThen the next question is, 'what else is going on?' This link will help you:

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Alabama Homestead Exemption And Other Tax Benefits Of Home Ownership

There are several tax benefits, incentives, and deductions to consider when owning a home.  As we look forward to a NEW YEAR , let's make sure we don't forget these: HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION in

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Finding Joy And That Aha Moment

"They" say " blog about things your like. Blog about Real Estate. Blog about family, people, communities, neighborhoods, your dog, or happenings in the Mobile Bay, Mobile, Alabama area or the

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Gulf Winds Realty Welcomes Jerrie Mills To Our Team

Gulf Winds Realty & Development is proud and excited to welcome Jerrie Mills to our team! Jerrie has been a leader in the local real estate community for many years and brings a wealth of

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Ideas That Recycle And Simplify For The Christmas Season

How MANY times do you see something and think "Why didn't I think of that?" I just watch a video featured online on the San Francisco Globe that says to share so I'm sharing because some

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City By City Guide To Christmas In Lower Alabama Baldwin And Mobile Counties

The season is upon us!   No matter where you live in Baldwin County, the Holiday Spirit abounds.   Below is a link to the most comprehensive list - city by city - so when you're out

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NLCS River Trace Neighborhood Foley AL 36535

New Listing Coming Soon - River Trace Subdivision Foley AL 36535 New property coming soon in River Trace Subdivision!1901 Nile Court Foley, AL 36535 This 3 bedroom 2

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Lowest Price 3 Bedroom Home In Lower Baldwin County HURRY AS IT WONT LAST LONG

Don't allow this one to slip away! This is the lowest price 3 bedroom home on the market in South Baldwin County!!! Located in Foley and less than a block away from the Foley Middle School. This 3/1

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Just About Ready For Market So Contact Us Today

New listing coming soon!510 Caroline Avenue Foley, AL 36535Coming Soon! Completely renovated with new paint, appliances, counter tops, lighting, water heater and more. Tile flooring throughout. Less

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Cooking Rice In The Oven Instead Of The Stovetop

Cooking Rice in the OvenOver the years, I've cooked rice just about any way that you can think of, including, in a pot on the stovetop, using a rice cooker appliance and even in the oven. Yes, you

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New Listing Coming Soon 510 Carolyn Avenue Foley AL 36535

New property coming soon in Foley!510 Carolyn Avenue Foley, AL 36535 This 3 bedroom 1.5 bath home is located less than a block from Foley Middle School and all of the great

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New Listing Coming Soon In In River Trace Subdivision Foley AL 36535

New property coming soon in River Trace Subdivision!1901 Nile Court Foley, AL 36535 This 3 bedroom 2 bath home is located in the heart of Foley and is in great condition.

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Just Listed 80 Steele Ln Loxley AL 36551

New property just listed in Ryals Estates Subdivision!80 Steele Ln Loxley, AL 36551 This 3 bedroom 2 bath home is a great opportunity and is located in Loxley. Separate dining,

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Just Listed 12295 John Arthur Drive Foley AL 36535

New property just listed in Amelia Woods Subdivision!12295 John Arthur Drive Foley, AL 36535 This home has lot's to offer, including 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, tile flooring, upgraded kitchen

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New Listing Coming Soon In Dalewood Subdivision Robertsdale AL

Get ready as this one won't last!This 4 bedroom, 2 bath brick home is located in Dalewood subdivision in Robertsdale and will be a great opportunity!  Offering a split floor

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Just Listed Incredible Value 18887 Silverhill Avenue Robertsdale AL

Hurry... Blink and you'll miss this one!This 3 bedroom, 2 bath brick home in the heart of Robertsdale is just too good to pass up!  You'll find the floor plan sure to please and the

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New Listing Coming Soon In Amelia Woods Subdivision Foley Alabama

Great new listing coming soon in Amelia Woods Subdivision! This home has lot's to offer, including 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, tile flooring, upgraded kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless

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New Listing Coming Soon In The Heart Of Foley Alabama

Coming soon... another great property from Gulf Winds Realty & Development, LLC!3 bedrooms, 2 bath, brick/wood construction featuring 1738 square feet of living space. Large, level .84

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Travel Tip For Keeping Kids Entertained During A Road Trip

If you've ever had to take a long road trip with kids then you know how stressful it can be for all involved. Many people have either built-in or portable DVD players in their automobiles . With;

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Renters May Have A Better Shot At Buying A Home Due To Credit Score Changes

Including rental history to a credit score could make all the difference for potential homeowners, according to an article in Businessweek.Experian published an analysis of almost 20

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Quick And Easy Way To Cook Corn On The Cob Without Shucking Or Desilking First

This method is so easy and is a real time saver. No need to shuck or de-silk the ears of corn first.Share it with your friends and family & have a great! :)

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Thinking Of Moving Give Me A Call

If you're considering a move, then get off the fence and let the professionals at Gulf Winds Realty make it happen for you.  With our extensive market experience, top negotiating skills 

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Ceiling Height Consideration When Calculating Living Area Square Footage In A Home

There often seems to be a lot of confusion as to the actual living area square footage of a room with slanted or angled walls and/or a low ceiling such as a converted attic or

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Maya Angelou Passes Away At 86 Years Of Age

So sad to hear of her passing as she was a great influence on us all and a positive example to live by.  Here's one of my favorite quotes of hers that has stuck with me over the years.“I've

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Happy Memorial Day To Our Great Country

And I'm proud to be an American,where at least I know I'm free.And I won't forget the men who died,who gave that right to me.God Bless America and to all our veterans past and present. Thank you for

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Are Buyers Agents Wasting Time With Unqualified Buyers

Are you wasting time working with unqualified buyers?  Yes, absolutely!To show properties to unqualified buyers is akin to shopping without a wallet! You wouldn't go to the market and shop

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Maybe We Should Look At A Few More Homes

"Even though we love it, maybe we should look at a few more homes before we decide on this one."Does this sound familiar? Do you continue to search for the perfect home only to find that you missed

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Is Your Current Real Estate Company Helping You Make Money

Is your current real estate company sending you solid leads and providing you with a proven lead management system that allows you more time to build your business and make money?YES?Great!

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Just Listed 405 West 3rd Street Bay Minette AL 36507

Enjoy the charm of this 1910 cottage style home with the convenience and energy savings of many modern updates throughout! 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, a wonderful front porch for those lazy afternoons

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Coming Soon New Listing 25643 County Rd 71 Robertsdale AL 36567

Relax on the porches or gather around the pool!  This stunning 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath home has lot's to offer, including a nice 3 acre +/- lot, pool, dual fireplaces for inside and

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Coming Soon New Listing 18925 Hwy 90 East Robertsdale AL 36567

This amazing executive property has so much to offer!  Located on 2.63 acres +/- so there's no crowded feeling of living in a regular subdivision yet you have the benefit of being;

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Coming Soon New Listing 16980 South Pine Grove Road Bay Minette AL 36507

Here's a sleeper!  Don't miss out on this great home featuring 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, beautiful hardwood flooring throughout, large living room with fireplace, formal dining room, large kitchen,

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Coming Soon New Listing 24980 Grigger Road Robertsdale AL 36567

Quiet country living awaits you!  This 3 bedroom, 2 bath brick home offers peace and quiet on 4 acres +/- and is great for commuters to Mobile and/or Pensacola due to being only a couple

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Coming Soon New Listing 2134 North Oak Street Loxley AL 36551

WOW!  This one is going to sell F-A-S-T! 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, split floor plan with lot's of charm.  Fenced rear yard with nice wood deck on rear of the home that's perfect

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Coming Soon New REO Listing 27561 Boaz Road Loxley AL 36551

Beautiful 3 bedroom, 2 bath home features low maintenance brick and vinyl construction with a dimensional shingle roof.  Large, split floor plan with lots of room for your family.  Master

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Coming Soon New REO Listing 29270 Canterbury Road Daphne AL 36526

Awesome location! This 3 bedroom, 2 bath home is located in Canterbury Place Subdivision and has a lot to offer! Featuring a 2 car attached garage, fenced rear yard, pool, hot tub,

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Corona Extra Shoes Commercial Song Is Drifting Days By Pocket Submarine

For those of you looking for the song from the Corona Extra Commercial with the "flying shoes" here you!

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Coming Soon New REO Listing 12832 Main Street Elberta AL 36530

Great location!  Great potential!  This 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home in the heart of Elberta is almost ready for market and won't last long at the anticipated price!  This one will need

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Coming Soon New REO Listing 25825 Ravenwood Circle Daphne AL 36526

Here comes another great opportunity from Gulf Winds Realty & Development!  This beautiful 1.5 story home located in Austinbrook Subdivision is a sight to behold.  Featuring 4

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Coming Soon New REO Listing 21055 Ezell Lane Fairhope AL 36532

This 2 bedroom, 2 bath 1,705 sf contemporary home features quiet living surrounded by undeveloped nature area, yet is within minutes of downtown shopping, dining and recreational facilities!

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Coming Soon New Reo Listing 203 Jefferson Street Summerdale Al 36580

Great value and lot's of potential!  Don't miss out on this gen located right in the heart of Summerdale.  Featuring 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, low maintenance concrete block construction with a

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Coming Soon New REO Listing 268 Royal Lane Fairhope AL 36532

Great new property coming soon at 268 Royal Lane Fairhope, AL 36532.  Located in desirable Idlewild Subdivision and only minutes to all the great shopping and dining that Fairhope has to. &

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Woman Continues Paying Mortgage Years After Her Death

WOW!   There's an expectation for a mortgage holder to keep their mortgage current but doing so after death is bizarre!  This is evidently the case when a woman’s “mummified”

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The 62nd Annual Arts And Crafts Festival Will Be Back In Downtown Fairhope March 14th Through 16th

More than 200 vendors and artists from around the country will display and sell their artwork on the streets of Fairhope next week as the 62nd Annual Arts and Crafts Festival kicks off March 14-16

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The History Of Daylight Saving Time

Daylight saving time (DST) is a change in the standard time with the purpose of getting better use of the daylight by having the sun rise one hour later in the morning and set one hour later in the

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Fixing A Broken Toilet Flapper Valve With A Better Alternative

Stuff that works!This morning I awoke to find that my flapper valve on one one of my toilets had finally given up the ghost and needed replacement.  I had this happen last year with another

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Understanding Functional Obsolescence In Valuing Your Home

Understanding Functional Obsolescence In Valuing Your Home(fireplug in driveway)Functional obsolescence in Real Estate can be defined as a property not complying with normal utility or current

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Gulf Winds Realty Household Tips Sheet Storage Made Easy And Neat

Looking for a great way to store seasonal or extra sheet sets and keep them all together?  Here's a quick and easy tip-Store bed sheets inside their pillowcases for easy storage and!

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Stop A Boiling Pot From Running Over With This Easy And Free Tip

Place a wooden spoon over a pan to stop the water from boiling over!  Easy and.

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Great Stocking Stuffer SLPower7 Snowlizard Portable Charger On Closeout At Office Depot

Great stocking stuffers while they last!SLPower 7 Snowlizard portable battery for charging your devices. It can charge 2 tablets or smart phones at the same time or one iPhone 3 times due to it's

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Fannie Mae First Look Period Is Being Extended From 15 To 20 Days Starting January 2014

Important First Look™ Update:Effective January 2, 2014, the First Look™ period is being extended from 15 to 20 days with the exception of Nevada which will remain at 30 days. Eligible

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Orange Beach Holiday Tree Lighting At The Wharf

Orange Beach Holiday Tree Lighting at the WharfWhen: Tuesday, December 3, 2013Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PMJoin us as the City of Orange Beach hosts its Official Tree Lighting at

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Foreclosed Owners Can Now Buy A Home Again Sooner

FHA Back to Work ProgramThe Federal Housing Administration’s Back to Work – Extenuating Circumstances mortgage loan program shortens the waiting period to buy a home to as little as one year

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Foley Christmas In The Park Tree Lighting Santa And More In Foley Alabama

When: Friday, December 6, 2013Where: Heritage Park -125 E Laurel Avenue Foley, AL 36535Come out to hear Christmas carols, sip hot cocoa, enjoy the lighting of the Christmas tree ~and~ 

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2013 MAGICAL CHRISTMAS PARADE IN DOWNTOWN FAIRHOPE ALABAMA

Fairhope’s Annual Magical Christmas ParadeWhen: Friday, December 6, 2013Where: Downtown FairhopeThe Fairhope Magical Christmas Parade is a wonderful event for the entire family! Come line the

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Time To Buy Now

Buyers - Are you ready to "Buy Now" instead of waiting for 2014? Mortgage Rates are increasing monthly and every month you wait, you are wasting money!!!!! Today is the time to Buy!!!!!Find your

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Baldwin County Residential Sales Up 21 Percent In September 2013 And 15 Percent YTD

Baldwin County residential sales in September rose 21.1 percent from the same period in 2012. There were 362 residential closings in September reflecting an increase of 63 units over 2012.

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When Its Time To Make A Move

When it's time to make a move, call Gulf Winds Realty & Development to help!888-411-2450www.gulfwinds

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How Did Baldwin County Buyers Pay For Their Home Purchase Q2 2013

Interesting info on residential home sales in Baldwin County, Alabama during the past quarter.  Here's how people bought their new homes:46% used Conventional Financing27% Paid Cash10%

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Borrowers With Bad Credit Can Now Buy Sooner With FHA

For those hoping to buy a home again after a short sale or foreclosure, the wait may be over.The Federal Housing Authority has announced it is shortening the mandatory waiting periods for homeowners

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NEW REO FORECLOSURE LISTED 26175 US Highway 90 Robertsdale AL 36567

Look no further!If you're looking for some room to grow, then this is it!  This 2 bedroom, 2 bath home in Robertsdale, AL is situated on a beautiful 2.5 acre lot! This property offers

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NEW REO FORECLOSURE LISTED 114 Reilly Circle Fairhope AL 36532

Recently updated and ready for you! This 3 bedroom, 2 bath brick home in Spring Run Place subdivision in Fairhope, AL has completely new flooring, interior paint, fixtures and Whirlpool

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Offer Preparation Tips For Agents Selling Fannie Mae Properties

Attention Agents working with Buyers on Fannie Mae HomePath Properties...A new tool to assist you in preparing for the offer process is now available.  Please take a moment to check it out and

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New REO Foreclosure Listed 1821 West Candlestick Court Foley AL 36535

Hurry... Blink and you'll miss this one!This 3 bedroom, 2 bath brick home in Candlestick Estates subdivision is just too good to pass up!  You'll find the floorplan sure to please and

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New REO Foreclosure Listed 4029 Kendallbrooke Loop Foley AL 36535

Gulf Winds Realty & Development has just listed a new REO Foreclosure located at 4029 Kendallbrooke Loop in Foley, AL 36535.This 3/2 bath home in Kendallbrooke subdivision is a fantastic deal

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I was just taking a look through the local MLS system and thought it might be fun to give you some links to the"biggest" houses by square footage in Baldwin county. 7000 Square Feet - :/

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