Tips for Investing in Real Estate in Florida Short Sales

Seeking real estate for residence or investment in Florida?  Here are some helpful tips on investing in real estate in this lovely Florida city Punta Gorda

Florida Real Estate Investments in Short Sales

There are several different kinds of people investing in real estate in Florida. There are those residents in Maryland who want a second home, a retirement home, real estate investors, or those who wish to relocate to the area. Property is still affordable in this region, and it is a good time to consider investing in real estate. Some people invest now and plan to relocate to Florida because of the number of distressed properties in the market.

The prime areas for buying a home are waterfront.
I picked a great example here to give you an idea of the types of homes available right now.
I picked the city of Punta Gorda

Here's this short sale,

Punta Gorda Home for Sale

Sale Type: Short Sale
Listing Price: $750,000
Property Type: Residential
Property Usage: Single Family Home
City: Punta Gorda
County: Charlotte County
Subdivision: Cleveland South / Cleveland
Street Address: 4900 Riverside Dr
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Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 4
Half Baths: 1/2
Sq. Ft. Heated: 5,602
Total Bldg. Sq. Ft.: 8,661
Year built: 1925
Taxes: $5,498

Pool: Private Pool
Pool info: Gunite/Concrete, In Ground, Heated Pool
Water Access: Yes
Water Access Type: Bay/Harbor
Water Frontage: Bay/Harbor, River
Waterfront Feet: 200
Water View: Bay/Harbor - Full, River
Water Extras: Dock - Slip Deeded On-Site, Fishing Pier, Lift, Riprap