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Hello. My name is RITA DANTONA. I am a Re/Max Anchor Realty real estate agent specializing in the listing and marketing of homes for sale in Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, North Port, Englewood and surrounding Florida cities.

Known locally as "RITA THE REALTOR", I offer a wide range of real estate services, from buying and selling property, to property management and rentals. Simply put, I'm here to help. I encourage you to contact me for a free, no obligation consultation to see if I can make the transition to your new home easier.

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One Month Ago, FR/Bar Contracts Changed Many Realtors study updates, but details can get hazy after a few months. However, Florida Realtors/Florida Bar help is still online, including the “talking contract,” videos and redline copies of the contracts. [...]

NAR updated MLS rules at its recent convention, and Realtors may discover changes within their MLS on or before the Jan. 1 effective date. One change applies to marketing, however: A buyer’s agent can’t advertise their services as “free.” [...]

In the 1950s, 20% of Americans moved every year. Now it’s about 8.4% because a sedentary aging population and the Great Recession bumped it even lower. [...]

On-the-fence buyers fearful of rising mortgage rates and rental costs pushed pending sales up 7.5%; 2021 could now break a 15-year record for housing sales. [...]

It’s the holidays. That often means neighborhood parties, and those often include alcohol. Does that create any liability issues for an HOA event? [...]

Before trying to schedule a rooftop air conditioning inspection, a condo buyer should first find out who’s responsible for A/C maintenance – the unit owner or the association. [...]

Contract lesson No. 1: Make sure one contract’s rider works with other contracts. Lesson No. 2: The Mold Inspection Rider only applies to the standard FR/Bar contract because the “AS IS” version doesn’t need it. [...]

Owners rarely study the outside of their home, but hanging lights presents an opportunity. How’s the roof? Any foundation cracks? Electric working correctly? [...]

Remote work increased small-city demand, with two Fla. ones in the top 10: St. Petersburg rents rose 56.7% for one bedroom, Hialeah 49.2% for two. [...]

The financing contingency can protect buyers – but only if they understand how their decision-making deadline (end of Loan Approval Period) works. [...]