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Buyers Information

Buyers Information

Has it been dream to have a home or investment on the beach? Need some help? Alicia J. Hollis, Realtor since 1976 is one of Fort Walton Beach/Destin areas leading Vacation Rental, Property Management, and Resort Real Estate Sales Company.

Common Buyer Mistakes


It is so natural to arrive and decide that this is it. The time has come. You have been coming here for many; many years and always wanted to own something here. Could be your first time and you have been searching for some place and now that you are here this is the place. It can be done but may be more difficult and the short time frame for your vacation could lead you to a rush to purchase, buying something that may not have been your first/or best choice.

Arrange your buy with one of our Real Estate masters. Get in touch with us ahead of time, lets begin narrowing down the decisions and find what you are searching for. Showings should be set up ahead of time, in high seasons they may not be accessible to see, our Realtors could have meetings with different Buyers or Sellers. Get in touch with us today – how might we offer assistance?


Buying a home or investment property can be a very emotional experience. This purchase might be one of the biggest interests in your lifetime. This feeling leads many Buyers to overpaying for their purchase. We can help you understand what the current market value is. This knowledge/information provided to you by your Realtor will empower you to make an informed decision. Alicia J. Hollis, Realtor’s Team offers free (CMA) Comparative Market Analysis and is accessible to review it with you and answer all your questions.

Looking –

One of the biggest missteps we see – Buyers not utilizing Realtors that know the local market, the neighborhood showcase. Attempting to locate a property is hard enough; don’t complicate it by doing it alone. Buyers may feel like they are getting a deal, yet without knowing the current market value on the entire inventory is another approach to overpay. A good deal involves the property’s historic price, current market conditions and the home’s features, as well as the buyer’s own needs. Buying? Give one of our experts a chance to work with you for FREE.

Offer to Purchase

It is simply human nature “to get the best deal”. The Seller likewise has a passionate interest in their property. Normally, it is the greatest, best, most alluring property accessible on the planet. We have discussed overpaying, however offering a “low ball offer” an offer that is no where close to the properties value you risk losing the property. Best to make a reasonable offer not very distant from your best cost and in accordance with the real value.

At what point do you make your Offer?

You stroll in – the beach is right there, this is perfect! You have fallen in love and you have to have this one! Right now! Wait – Our job is to be sure to provide you with the knowledge to you need to make an informed purchase. Understand that unless you are buying a specific property we need to plan on viewing at least 5 to 10 properties, then you will have a comparison to base a decision on. In the event that the first is still the one you will know it and feel better about the choice to make the offer.

Alicia J. Hollis, Realtor and her specialists have broad involvement in all parts of the Emerald Coast Real Estate Market. From 1031 and 1033 trades, Short Sales and Foreclosures we can help you offer or purchase your next Island home or Real Estate speculation.

Alicia J. Hollis, Realtor, Selling Real Estate on Florida’s Best Kept Secret…
The Emerald Coast and the beautiful beaches of Okaloosa Island!