Short Sales

July 26, 2018

Topic Tuesday #9 - Seller Disclosures


July 10, 2018

Topic Tuesday #7 What is Debt to Income?

What Everyone Needs to Know about DTI

May 15, 2018

Topic Tuesday #1 Title Insurance Premiums?

When do I have to Pay MY Title Insurance Premium?


May 29, 2017

Jobs Bounce Back

Jobs Bounce Back

Joe Manglardi
Mortgage Loan Originator
HomeBridge Financial Services

Joe Manglardi

“I go to work. I get out there. I go get it.” (CeeLo Green) More hardworking Americans were getting jobs in April, as the labor market bounced back from March.

New Home Sales

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that 211 ...

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Sept. 24, 2014

Central Florida: Home Sales Down; Home Values Up & why YOU NEED ME

ORRA ( the Orlando Regional Realtors Association) released the August #RealEstate marketing numbers for #CentralFlorida. Though I don't find the data particularly alarming or surprising, I do find them enlightening or at least what they mean for those listing or potentially listing their #HomesForSale in #Orlando and for buyers looking ...
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Aug. 21, 2014

OMG! The End is Nigh?! Are July Real Estate Numbers the beginning of the End???

The Florida Association of Realtors posted July's performance numbers last week. Here are my thoughts,opinions and observations about them.


Now before I freak you out with my headline, here is what Daren Blomquist, VP with RealtyTrac, said about the Orlando real estate market in a recent article ...

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Aug. 13, 2014

Orange County Tops Most Expensive Homes List But Will Anyone Sell?


Kudos to Orange County for having the largest percentage of residential properties valued at $500,000 and above. 14 of the top 20 zip codes reside in Orange County. CLICK HERE for the list of zip code rankings. The report also has Seminole County and Osceola County with three and ...

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July 29, 2014

What if the car salesman was on your side?


Remember your last car purchase? For most of us the response to that question is “Remember?! How can I forget?!  Many times it seems like your playing poker against the house with the cards stacked against you! But what if you had to opportunity to bring into the negotiations your ...

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July 17, 2014

Orlando Real Estate: Something has got to give; right?

CNN just named Orlando the fourth most desirable city in America to reside. With our beautiful weather,  professional sports, booming hospitality, health and technology industries, world recognized colleges and universities and of course our domination of the theme park universe, it’s hard to argue with them. You then add the ...
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May 20, 2014

SunRail still has some bugs! Here's the Flyswatter!

SunRail Still Has A Lot of Bugs; Here's the Flyswatter!

OK, I'm pro-SunRail (there, I said it). I think it will keep more cars off the road and it also moves us one step closer to new jobs and new growth and opportunities, especially in the Orlando Real ...

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