The Irma Effect: New Home Construction Costs Rise Due to Supply Scarcity

Economic impact.  For the past nine months, we’ve seen a scarcity of construction labor, frequent and longer waits to get subcontractors to our jobs and a steady, rapid increase in prices.  Well, guess what?  The horse is out of the barn and it’s not going to get any better.  We’ve had two hurricanes with devastating…

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Experience, Knowledge and Expertise – About the Neil Ryder Team

Of course the Neil Ryder team wants to sell or build each of our clients their dream home; that is just the nature of our industry. However, as a leader in North Florida real estate and development, we are more than just a real estate company, we are your primary resource for all-things real estate,…

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March 1, 2017 Homestead Exemption filing deadline for Leon County

If you own and occupy property in Leon County and the property is your permanent residence as of January 1, you may qualify for homestead exemption which could reduce the assessed value of your property by up to $50,000, resulting in a tax savings of approximately $813 annually. March 1st is the filing deadline. File…

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5 Essential Etiquette Tips for House Hunters

House hunting can be a stressful time for both potential homeowners and for real estate agents. When you’re taking a house tour, you’re confronted with dozens of questions: Do I like this? Is this big enough? Is it too expensive? Do I want to spend years of my life here? Trying to answer all of…

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MOVING PICK-UP: Relocating? Call Goodwill.

MOVING PICK-UP Relocating? Call Goodwill. Our donation professionals will come right to you to pick up any clothing, shoes, furniture, books, toys, sporting goods, tools glassware and more right from your home. Donations are tax deductible. Donors are responsible for determining and documenting the value of their donations. Receipts will be given out at pick-up.…

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