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Archive for Thursday, November 28, 2019

From the Pages of Orlando Weekly: A report by Zillow says a third of all owner-occupied homes are owned by people who are likely to die in the next 20 years

A report released this week by real-estate website Zillow says that a third of all owner-occupied homes are owned by people who are likely to die in the next 20 years. Baby boomers people born between the years of 1944 and 1964 own a massive percentage of the countrys housing. And not to be morbid, but once they all pass away, it will facilitate the biggest housing turnover since the construction boom of the 2000s, freeing up housing inventory across the U.S. Zillow has sugar-coated this ghoulish little nugget of data by dubbing the turnover the Silver Tsunami, which will flood the market with houses for sale, especially in Florida. Not surprisingly, Tampa, Miami and Orlando are in ...
Published in Commentaries, From the Pages of Orlando Weekly

4 Dead During Crash on I-95 in Brevard County

The Florida Highway Patrol says at least four people died in a crash on I-95 southbound in Florida. The crash happened Tuesday night in Brevard County, which is about 50 miles east of Orlando. A spokeswoman for the FHP says the crash closed all but one lane of I-95 southbound, with road blockage continuing through Wednesday morning. As you make your way to #Thanksgiving, do one last safety check before hitting the road. Make sure your vehicle is road ready & you have all license, registration and insurance documents on hand. When packing up, dont risk tire blowouts with an overloaded vehicle. #TravelSafeFL pic.twitter.com/0YwC219TmV FLHSMV (@FLHSMV) November 27, 2019 She said a semi-truck driven by ...
Published in Central Florida News