Jason Kapit (@JasonKapitFTL) represented the majority of sales exceeding $1.5M in Parkland (2013). He is also the exclusive Broker for ultra-luxury community, Landmark Ranch Estates in Southwest Ranches and now offers services East from his new waterfront office on Las Olas.
Jason Kapit focuses in Broward County, exclusively on luxury properties in Fort Lauderdale Beach, Las Olas, Landmark Ranch Estates, Southwest Ranches, Weston, Parkland, Parkland Golf, Heron Bay & Davie FL.
QM stands for Qualified Mortgage. On January 10th of this year the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPM) implemented laws requiring mortgage lenders to consider consumers’ ability to repay home loans before extending them credit. Read the rest of this entry »
Broward County as a whole experienced record sales in 2013, and has had an extremely positive start in 2014. The growth was, and is, particularly significant with properties in the million-dollar plus category, where overall sales in the region increased 40% during 2013. For example, our company, EWM Realty, now averages a sale of a million-dollar plus residence every 17 hours. Read the rest of this entry »
On Friday, the Non-Farm Payroll report came in much weaker than expected (134k new jobs vs the estimates of 185k), and helped stabilize mortgage rates once again. Have you ever wondered why a single report could have such a huge effect?
The non-farm payroll figure (a.k.a. NFP) represents the number of jobs added or lost in the economy over the last month, not including jobs relating to the farming industry. The farming industry is not included because Read the rest of this entry »
New Short Sale opportunity in Hollywood Hills
Great first home for young family. Close to highways, Memorial Regional (East) hospital, the YMCA and Rotary Park, well respected in South Florida for its youth baseball and softball programs. It is a 3BR/2BA open Read the rest of this entry »
Rendering of Palazzo Paradiso in Southwest Ranches, via [Daily Business Review] — Mark Maurer
Pembroke Pines-based developer Landmark Custom Homes wants to add a $10 million mansion to Landmark Ranch Estates, Southwest Ranches’ first gated community. The single-family home known as Palazzo Paradiso would sit on a five-acre lot, as part of the community’s total 140 acres, the Daily Business Review reported. The majority of the 44 homes there sit on a lot roughly half that size. The developer plans to break ground later this year on the eight-bedroom mansion. Amenities include a tennis court, basketball court, Mediterranean fountains, a pool, fireplace and eight-car garage.
MIAMI Feb 13-17, 2014
The Yacht and Brokerage Show in Miami Beach will transform Collins Avenue into a multi-million dollar presentation of yachts including the world’s most extraordinary and uniquely designed yachts and super Read the rest of this entry »
According to NAR’s most recent housing report, the answer is a firm “NO”
In fact, home sales in 2013 rose to the strongest level in 7 years. This taken directly from NAR’s RealtorMag: “Existing-home sales have risen nearly
2013 RESULTS from our Affiliate Partner
reprinted courtesy of Michael Sherman,
, Christie’s International Real Estate
Christie’s announced sales of £4.54 billion ($7.13 billion), up 16% for the year ending December 2013. This figure is the highest sales total for Christie’s or any auction house in the history of the art market. Christie’s sales figures were driven by an increase in new buyers across all geographies coming to the market, including from growth markets such as China Read the rest of this entry »
Espectacular propiedad en medio de un oasis con hermosa, abundante y variada vegetación que permite una privilegiada privacidad. Construida en un terreno de 2.61 acres completamente cerrada con portería privada en la subdivisión ecuestre “BBB RANCHES”.
La casa principal tiene 6,000 SF rodeada de ventanales con vistas a sus hermosos jardines Read the rest of this entry »
Specializing in Representing the “30 Somethings” and ALL up&comers
Adam graduated from the University of Florida with a B.A. in Business Administration. Always captivated with the stock market, he became an equity trader right out of college, working for Schonfeld Securities and T3 Trading Group, proprietary trading firms based out of New York. The key to his successful trading career was consistency, that is, setting goals, staying disciplined and continuously working hard to exceed self-set expectations. That’s the hallmark of what it takes to be great real estate agent.
Professional Trading is a very demanding occupation, possessing similar traits and similarities to the real estate business. You can’t teach desire, motivation, self-discipline. It comes from within, so when an opportunity presented itself where the brothers could unite to build on what is already a very successful real estate business, the wheels were set in motion for the collaboration to begin 2014. Welcome AJ! Glad to have you on the team. Your energy, enthusiasm, hard work, infinite number of friends and your vast 30 something network will propel you far! – Jason Kapit
Born in Hollywood, FL at Memorial East, Adam is a lifelong resident and has lived in Hollywood his entire life. He knows South Florida better than anyone. He is married to Aly for 10 years and has two amazing children. Whatever it takes to earn your business and trust, he will get it done! Available 24/7 at 954.665.6545 or [email protected]
Last week Mel Watt, the new Director for the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), has announced that he is delaying the increases in guarantee fees (g-fees) on loans purchased by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. He said he intended “to conduct a thorough evaluation” of Read the rest of this entry »
Completely redone & custom built by Ellemar Enterprises. Ground up renovation with no expense spared. 4BR/4BA home features impact glass, white oak & marble finishes, A-frame & groin ceiling millwork, gourmet kitchen with Thermador appliances and Chicago brick barrel Read the rest of this entry »
December marked the 21st straight month of gains in South Florida’s Case-Shiller index. That’s the best streak for South Florida real estate since the market peaked in May 2006. At the time, Case-Shiller showed values going up every single month since August 1999 – 82 months in all. Read the rest of this entry »