Why Sellers Pay for Buyer’s Title Insurance

Sellers often ask us why they have to pay for the buyer’s title insurance when they sell their Jacksonville real estate. Especially if they had title insurance on the home when they first bought it. There’s one very important reason. Attorney Charley Wood of Attorneys’ Title Services gives us a simple explanation here.

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Jacksonville Art Walk – A Downtown Experience you Must See!

Every first Wednesday of the month the city of Jacksonville puts on a wonderful event that is a sure must see.  If you are a fan of the arts, music and film the Jacksonville Art Walk is the place to be.  There is not many places you will see storm troopers and belly dancers mingle together!  With over 40 venues participating, there is a lot to see and experience. 

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The Extreme Sport of Kite Surfing

If you are looking for an adrenaline rush that will have the wind pressed up against your face as you catch some serious air, than kite surfing may be for you.  One of the best places to try out this fairly new extreme sport is on the beaches on the northeast part of Florida, right near Jacksonville.  It is here that waves from Africa can wander clear across the Atlantic Ocean setting up perfect wave ramps to catch perfect jumps off of.  It is a wave riding paradise for kite surfers.  This best kept secret doesn’t have a very crowded shoreline, giving you lots of space for practice and falls. 

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The Comedy Zone – Perfect for Date Night and Good for Your Health!

Whether you have been married for years or maybe this is a first date – going to a comedy is the perfect activity to do.  Why is a comedy club a great first date idea?  Well a sense of humor is important to many in a relationship and going to a comedy club can help gauge whether or not you guys have the same sense of humor.  If you don’t, you probably are not going to mesh very well in any other areas.  Having a good laugh is also a great way to break the ice with someone new.  It helps ease some of the nervousness the two of you may have from being on a first date.  It also gives you a bit to talk about afterwards. 

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The Brick of Avondale

Located just southwest of Downtown Jacksonville, is a picture perfect neighborhood that goes by the name of Avondale.  This area is known for their historic preservation and has been designated the largest local historic district by the City of Jacksonville.  Primarily designed as a residential area, Avondale also has its very own downtown that all the locals of Jacksonville truly treasure.  Known for its stately, Mediterranean revival style homes, its architecture is breathtaking and is the perfect neighborhood to grab a bit to eat at a fine dining restaurant, shop and stroll around.  This neighborhood is the most extensively planned community Jacksonville has ever seen.  Avondale is truly an idealistic place that appeals to all. 

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