West Palm Beach Real Estate
Originally built by Henry Flagler to provide an area of commerce outside of Palm Beach, West Palm Beach has grown into a leading city and center of distribution. Well known for its 50,000 palm trees and some of the most beautiful tropical foliage in the state, West Palm Beach is a flourishing residential area and a thriving mecca for area business, finance, and light industry. Home to an international airport and a popular spot for winter residents, West Palm Beach is a golfer’s dream. Cultural attractions abound, underlined by the renowned Norton Gallery of Art and the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts. The West Palm Beach Auditorium also provides a wide range of entertainment including concerts, ice shows, sports events, and musicals. Long famous for its world class dining, West Palm Beach is also home to the renowned Florida Culinary Institute. Recreational opportunity abounds in a myriad of parks and along the Coastal Ridge Waterway, encouraging swimming, golfing, tennis, fishing, and deep-sea diving. Easy access to the ocean is provided via the many public and private marinas and boat ramps located through the county, while avid anglers are invited to charter deep-sea fishing boats.
We offer both Homes for sale in West Palm Beach and West Palm Beach Rentals. If you are buying a home, an important question may be; how can I feel certain that the home I have chosen to purchase is priced realistically and that I am receiving the best possible value for my money?
Our site and our real agents offer all of the tools and information necessary to help you make the right decision. West Palm Beach real estate foreclosures are at an all-time high throughout the country. Many homeowners are negotiating short-sale options to pay off loans with their lender to avoid foreclosure and likewise, many home buyers and bargain hunters are buying these financially distressed properties at prices below market value.
This new dynamic has without doubt temporarily changed the personality of the West Palm Beach real estate market, but this inventory of foreclosure and short-sale properties will not last forever. These changes from high to low, although painful at times, remind us that real estate prices are cyclical and will always remain a consistent long-term investment.
West Palm Beach Rentals
Another option is to rent for a period of time before buying. Renting will allow you to test the area and give you time to make a decision. Seasonal rental are also a great option for vacationing. Whether you’re planning a vacation or a long-term stay, we can help you find the right Florida rental. We have the tools to search for Florida vacation rentals, Florida annual rentals, and Florida real estate agents. If you’re interested in renting a home or renting a condo in Florida, we can help. West Palm Beach Rentals.
At Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, our West Palm Beach real estate agents have been helping home buyers and sellers make sense of the West Palm Beach housing market for a long time, so we are accustomed to using past expertise to read and understand current trends and give informed advice to our clients.
Buy Homes in West Palm Beach
We have the resources to help you make an informed decision when deciding to buy or sell a home. Our in-house mortgage company can give you several excellent loan programs to choose from and give you exact principal and interest payment information on each. Our experienced sales associates can help you shop for homeowner’s insurance and receive quotes as you are shopping for homes. They can also help you estimate your property taxes and any possible increases due to a reassessment when you make a purchase. Finally, our in-house title company can give you an accurate estimate of the closing costs, escrow accounts, and pre-paid items you can expect at your closing.
Refine your real estate search in West Palm Beach, FL by price, number of bedrooms, bathrooms, property type (including townhomes, condominiums and single-family homes), and more. Use our interactive West Palm Beach home price map to view real estate activity across West Palm Beach ZIP codes and in other cities nearby West Palm Beach. See local real estate trends, and compare your home to homes for sale in West Palm Beach. View our real estate market snapshot to see average listing prices, sale prices and other local information.
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