What to know about Florida’s East Coast real estate right now

What to know about Florida’s East Coast real estate right now

| Courtesy of the Flagler County Association of Realtors | Flagler County had a positive increase of 49.7 percent of closed sales from November of 2019 to November 2020. (As posted stats on their website). Additionally, the Median Sale Price increased just over 12 percent year over year. The demand is high based on low-interest rates currently still available. Approximately, two months of inventory available. Retirees and other migrating individuals remain interested in Flagler County for the lifestyle it provides from beach-side living to year-round warm weather. The real estate market in Volusia County is off to a busy start in the first half of January 2021. From January 1 to January 15, 770 single-family homes went on the market. Approximately 28 percent of these listings are under contract because of strong buyer demand. The strong interest is a direct result of the low-interest rates currently available. Interest rates are always subject to change depending on many factors. Dulce Monahan from Adams Cameron &...
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Andrew Wommack, featured in our Winter Edition, is hosting an event in Florida

Andrew Wommack, featured in our Winter Edition, is hosting an event in Florida

Featured in our recent Inspirational section, Andrew Wommack, founder of Andrew Wommack Ministries and Charis Bible College, is continuing to spread the good news of Christianity throughout the country. His accomplishments and ability to inspire those around him are exactly why we chose him to be a part of our Winter Edition and why we want to let everyone know about his upcoming event in Orlando. He will be at the Orlando Gospel Truth Conference from February 11 to February 13, 2021. The free event will be held at Hilton Orlando, 6001 Destination Parkway, Orlando, FL 32819....
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Join us for our FIRST virtual Brunch & Learn

Join us for our FIRST virtual Brunch & Learn

We are very excited to announce that our very first VIRTUAL Brunch & Learn is taking place on Tuesday, Feb. 26 at 11 a.m. While we have had gatherings in the various counties for quite some time, we wanted to open these events to a broader audience. Whether you live one county over or hundreds of miles away, you can now join us from the comfort of your own home! This Brunch & Learn will feature Anas Benjelloun from ClearCaptions to talk about the free telephone captioning services provided for seniors who are hard of hearing. Whether you suffer from hearing loss or your loved one is having trouble speaking on the phone, this service is great to know about as it's free to those who qualify. If you are interested in joining, click “Interested” on our Facebook Event Page!...
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A Reminder to Start on Your Taxes with Help from Brett Porter

A Reminder to Start on Your Taxes with Help from Brett Porter

Tax season has just started, and we want to remind you to start thinking about doing your taxes now before it’s too late. While you may think you have plenty of time, April will be here before you know it. Unfortunately, taxes are not as simple as they used to be which means it takes more time to sit down and do them. To alleviate some of the difficulty, we recommend meeting with one of our Approved Vendors. Brett Porter, E.A., is a full-service accounting firm in Port Orange, providing tax preparation and bookkeeping services to the greater Volusia County area (Ormond Beach to Edgewater, Deland to Daytona). Brett is an enrolled agent with the IRS, so he can assist on your behalf without the price tag of similar services from H.R. Block or Liberty Tax. If you think you need Brett Porter for your tax needs, you can call his office at 386-210-7229 and tell them OurSeniors.net sent you! You can also check...
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Happy New Year from the team at OurSeniors.net Magazine!

Happy New Year from the team at OurSeniors.net Magazine!

This year was something that none of us ever expected. We never experienced a nation-wide shutdown or pandemic. Our lives changed in a variety of ways and life took on a whole new meaning. While it may seem like 2020 was the worst year, a few great things did happen. We took more time to relax and enjoy the little things in life. People took hygiene more seriously. Everyone took a step back from their hectic lives to be with loved ones. The stress of the holidays took a backseat as many of us just stayed home. Health became the biggest priority for everyone. As we reflect on the past year, we are excited for the year ahead as we bring in a fresh perspective. We wish you a Happy New Year and a great 2021 full of peace, happiness and prosperity!...
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Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the team at OurSeniors.net Magazine

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the team at OurSeniors.net Magazine

We want to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy Holiday from all of us! Thank you for your support this year as a reader of the magazine. It has been a year that no one could have ever expected, but we are happy that things are already looking better for next year. We have so many things to be grateful for and we feel blessed to have readers like you that make this all worthwhile! Our Winter Edition will be hitting the stands and doorsteps very soon, so if you aren’t set up to get it at home, you can get it at any one of our locations. This edition is jam packed with inspirational stories, health advice and much more, so be sure to get your copy when it comes out! Also, make sure you are following us on Facebook or LinkedIn for more updates as the new year comes. We have lots going on that you won’t want to...
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Get a Free 30 Minute Consultation with Lawyer, Wendy Mara

Get a Free 30 Minute Consultation with Lawyer, Wendy Mara

Some people are lucky enough to have a lawyer in their family that provides free advice on different family matters. As we get older, having a lawyer we can trust is important because issues come up that require an expert whether it be estate planning, family law or guardianship. Our friend and Approved Vendor, Wendy Mara J.D., M.B.A is a trusted attorney in the Volusia County area. Right now, she is providing a free 30-minute consultation for OurSeniors.net readers as she understands the high costs associated with meeting an attorney. Don’t let the thought of getting an attorney for your personal matters worry you related to family or elder law. Mrs. Mara is happy to assist with any issue small or large. Just call her office at 386-313-0113....
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A One Family Practice has a new office location

A One Family Practice has a new office location

A One Family Practice has announced the addition of a new location, which now means they have a total of four offices. The new location is 25 Palm Harbor Village Way, #2 Palm Coast, FL, which means they can serve patients in the Palm Coast area in addition to Deland, Ormond Beach and South Daytona. They are also accepting new patients. The other three locations are: 312 W New York Ave Deland, Florida 32720 325 Clyde Morris Blvd, Suite 340 Ormond Beach, FL 322 Big Tree Road South Daytona, FL Run by Dr. Kashyap Patel, MD and Dr. Savitha B. Kasturi, DO, the office focuses on primary care with both doctors certified in Family Medicine. If you are looking for a new primary care doctor, we recommend the doctors at A One Family Practice. To make an appointment, call 386-200-4982. Be sure to check out the video Dr. Patel talks about Kidney Disease to Seniors....
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