The Simmonds Team

Jupiter, Florida is loved by residents and tourist alike for its year-round sunny weather, spectacular beaches, gorgeous real estate, and some of the finest golf communities in the world. Professional golfers such as Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman, Gary Player and Tiger Woods are Jupiter property owners, truly making Jupiter a golfer’s haven.

 Jonathans Landing         Admirals Cove

Golf enthusiast can easily find their perfect home in Jupiter. If you are looking for a golf community with boat docks, Jonathan’s Landing and Admiral Cove are your best options. Jonathan’s Landing is a gated luxury community with 1200 homes. You can choose from single family homes, townhouses and condo units. It is the home of 3 golf courses designed by Tom Fazio and Arthur Hills.  Time off the course is

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Studies show that buyers decide whether to purchase a home within 90 seconds of entering the property. So, today, we will discuss some important things sellers can do to make sure their home gives a good first impression.

We are going to look at the concept of “sold in 90 seconds.

What does this mean? Well, studies have shown that buyers make up their mind about whether to purchase your property within the first 90 seconds after stepping into your home.

Having sold hundreds upon hundreds of homes, I can tell you that I absolutely think this is true. So with as quickly as buyers make up their minds, what steps should sellers take to make sure that first impression is a good one?

First, make sure your home has strong curb appeal. Pressure washing walkways,

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When thinking about buying or selling a home, some consider taking the job into their own hands or using online services that aid sellers and homebuyers in carrying out the real estate transaction to the finish line. The main reason being – to save more money.

Doing the job on your own could potentially save you money but the truth of the matter is, you won’t be saving a lot. Worst-case scenario – you may end up losing more than the cost of a realtor’s commission. Going it on your own means that YOU must deal with all the work that comes along with your transaction. It’s important to know some of the reasons why homebuyers and sellers should care about real estate transactions being handled by the professionals.

Negotiating Should Be Handled with Care

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1744 S Ocean Boulevard, Palm Beach, FL 33480

This Mediterranean style custom-built estate is currently listed at $61,500,000 but it was listed in February 2014 for a whopping $99,000,000, when it was newly built. 1744 S Ocean Boulevard is the epitome of elegance and affluence with its top of the line finishes polished to perfection and its glass doors extending from floor to ceiling. It provides owners the enjoyment of waterfront living at its best. Just imagine waking up and having breakfast with the blue Atlantic Ocean on one side and the intracoastal on the other.

Sitting grand on 1.86 acres of land, 1744 S Ocean Boulevard offers 23,512 square feet of living space with 7 bedrooms, 9.5 baths, a gourmet kitchen, home theater, 4 car garage, swimming

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Beautiful Ibis Lakes home in STUNNING Ibis Country Club

8984 Lakes Boulevard, West Palm Beach, FL 33412

Offered at $639,000

4 Bedrooms
3 Bathrooms
Large Private Office/Den
Tranquil Pool with Golf Course Views
Lushly Landscaped, Fenced Back Yard
Sports Membership of 50k Required

Enter the home to soaring ceilings and bright, immaculate living areas.

Feel at peace in the master suite that boast gorgeous pool and golf course views.

Guest rooms and office are large, bright and sunny.

The large, fully fenced backyard features lush landscaping and a beautiful, tranquil pool and spa.

Ibis residents enjoy a family, dog & butterfly park, bocce courts, 16 hard-tru tennis courts,

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Exquisite Laguna Model in Beautiful, Gated Mirabella


167 Via Condado Way, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33418

Offered at $649,000

4 Bedrooms
3 Bathrooms
3 Car Garage
Large Office/Den
Completely Renovated Master Bath
Custom, Lush Landscaping and Lighting

Enjoy lush custom landscaping  and lighting in the front and rear of home featuring Gardenia, Jasmine and Magnolia trees. 

Enter through the grand, custom mahogany front door to find Travertine marble throughout the lower level and hand-scraped wood floors on stairs and second floor. 

Follow the custom iron and wood staircase up to the luxurious, master suite with spa-like bathroom renovations.

'Custom' is the word for this home! Custom woodwork and

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Let’s admit it, when thinking about selling or buying a house, it’s tempting to jump on the internet and read about how to carry out the process on our own, just to get away from working with a realtor. We’d also be likely to seek the opinion of family, friends and colleagues, only to be inundated with myths about real estate we might mistake for gospel truths.

More often than not, these myths are quashed with real estate honest truths. Here is some information to clear up some of the misconceptions about selling your home or buying a new home.  We hope this helps guide you in your real estate transaction.

Myth#1: Real Estate Agents Are All the Same

Thinking that real estate agents are all the same can lead to negative outcomes when engaging in a real

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What better way to show your furry friend some love than a fun filled day at the beach? We all know dogs loves to mingle with dogs and humans alike and getting to do that with them on the beach is even better.

      

Though there are miles and miles of sandy beaches in Florida, not all of them are open to our fur babies. Some beaches, such as the Spanish River Dog Beach, allows dogs, but is only open to residents of Boca Raton. Some dog beaches require permits and could be quite a hassle. While bringing your beloved dogs with you to the beach is a privilege and not a right, it is quite disappointing and heart breaking for most fur parents to leave their dogs at home while they go have fun at the beach. It is a breath of fresh air to know that there is a

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Simply Stunning One-of- a-Kind Jupiter Home  with Direct Intracoastal/Ocean Access!

19491 Harbor Road S, Tequesta, FL 33469

Offered at $1,295,000

4 Bedrooms
4 Bathrooms
2 Car Garage
Deeded Boat Slip & Private Ramp
Large Loft Area
Completely Private Screened Pool

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This is a completely unique opportunity to live in a home that is 'new' from floor to roof, tucked away in an amazingly private & charming part of Tequesta, has no HOA restrictions & is convenient to everything our stunning area has to offer.

Exquisite

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Neighborhoods You Can Walk to the Beach From

Living in a beachfront community has its perks and anyone who loves the ocean will definitely find their piece of paradise in any of these neighborhoods. Whether you are into surfing, water sports, fishing, relaxing, seaside sunrises or if you just simply love the salty morning breeze, Florida’s coastline is studded with communities that can give you these and Jupiter boasts the finest in the state.

Though a lot of neighborhoods are within close driving distance to the Jupiter shorelines, there are some neighborhoods where you can simply get out of bed and walk Jupiter’s pristine, white sandy beaches.

Charleston Court Abacoa

 

Single family homes, villas and condominiums alike are available to home seekers who are dreaming of

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