The sun is shining on the Florida housing market. Florida realtors say the year began with a jump in sales for single family homes, along with higher prices. Zillow also named Orlando and Tampa as the best two cities in the nation for first-time homebuyers. And, of course with lower prices and strong sales growth, they are also great for investors.
The Florida Realtors group says that sales are up 5.1% in the sunshine state for the first quarter of this year compared to last year. That includes a higher number of traditional sales and fewer foreclosures and short sales.
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