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Home Prices Start to Heat Up in Port St. Lucie

Double-digit growth arrives in more cities, but affordability worries emerge amid thin supply By LAURA KUSISTO Updated May 11, 2015 7:31 p.m. ET Source- http://www.wsj.com/articles/trade-group-says-u-s-home-price-appreciation-accelerating-1431358948 The number of metropolitan areas that saw double-digit percentage increases in home prices more than doubled during the first quarter, reflecting a mix of thin supply and strong demand that points […]

St. Lucie Real Estate Market Update April 2015

More great news for St. Lucie County and the real estate market. “Recently, The Wall Street Journal recognized Port St Lucie’s double-digit increase in home price, bringing more publicity and attention to our continually expanding county. Our April market statistics continue to highlight this increase in home price which signifies a steady growth. Both buyers and […]

Keiser Plans to Move PSL Campus to Tradition

By Cynthia Washam, TCPalm May 19, 2015 Port St. Lucie– Keiser University plans in two years to abandon the old U.S. 1 strip mall where it has operated for 16 years to open in a new, two-story building on a spacious campus in Tradition. “it’s where the population’s moving,” said Arthur Keiser, founder of the […]

Port St. Lucie Ranked #1 Best City in Florida

The top 10 largest cities in Florida according to their livability, using ratings for crime, cost of living, amenities, education, employment, weather, and housing. Source: http://www.movoto.com/blog/homeownership/the-10-best-cities-in-florida/ Florida, the Sunshine State. Its nickname certainly rings true as this is one of the sunniest states in the country, making it a popular place to live, but Florida […]

St. Lucie County Q1 Real Estate Market Update

More good news for local real estate as prices continue to climb with shorter days on the market. With short sales and foreclosures nearly 40% lower than last year’s first quarter, “Median sale price of single family homes steadily increases in St. Lucie as the County continues to attract new residents. City officials, developers, and […]

St. Lucie Real Estate Market Update

Florida’s housing market continued its positive track in March with more closed sales, higher median prices, increased pending sales and new listings, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. Closed sales of existing single-family homes statewide totaled 24,811 last month, up 24.6 percent in a year-to-year comparison. Click here for complete PDF […]