Great news for real estate investors all over the US: 2012 is our year!
There’s a lot of buzz about investors taking advantage of the real estate market in 2011 and 2012. Experts predict that Real Estate Investors will outnumber the average home buyer 3 to 1! This includes investors purchasing single and multi-family properties for rentals, as well as second / vacation homes.
Inman News realeased its report dubbing the Top 10 Real Estate Markets for Investors. 2 of the top 5 markets are our neighbors in Florida. To view the full report free of charge, visit http://www.inman.com/reports/10-markets-invest/index.html
More great news for investors: In addition to declining sales prices, and the best prices on multi-family in over 10 years, the Pensacola area is seeing an increase in rental rates for 3 bedroom 2 bath homes as well as larger, nicer homes. Nationally, rents are expected to increase up to 25% through the end of 2012.
We are proud to call Northwest Florida our lifelong home. The Pensacola metropolian encompasses Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties in Florida and includes the cities of Gulf Breeze, Pace, Milton, Navarre, Pensacola, Cantonment, Perdido Key, and Pensacola Beaches. Our beautiful waterfront community is a great place to invest in real estate for many reasons:
1. Military installations including Pensacola NAS, Whiting Field NAS, Corry Station, Saufley Field, Hurblurt Field AFB and Eglin AFB.
2. Two local univerisities including University of West Florida and Pensacola State College
3. Beautiful, white sand beaches that attract tens of thousands of visitors every year including snowbirds and retirees!
To find out more information about the Pensacola area, check out these community links: http://pensacolarealtymasters.com/?page=links
In our area, sales prices are down, but the number of sales is increasing! View our current sales data for the last few years curteousy of the Pensacola Association of Realtors.
Pam Keen, broker of Realty Masters, is a fellow property investor and a specialist in investment sales in the Pensacola area. She sold more multi-family properties than any other agent in the Pensacola area last year. Realty Masters will begin hosting Investor Seminars in Pensacola during Summer 2011, check our blog for future dates. Find her on linked in at: http://www.linkedin.com/in/pamkeenpensacolarealestate
If you’d like to be on an email list of investment properties in Pensacola, email Pam@PensacolaRealtyMasters.com or call her at (850) 232-2200.
Nicole St. Aubin, Realtor
Realty Masters of FL
4400 Bayou Blvd. #58B, Pensacola, FL 32503
(850) 473 3983 Office