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Help! I owe thousands of dollars to IRS because of sellers failure to pay taxes

As a buyer of real estate in the United States, did you know you could be liable to the IRS due to failure of foreign national seller to pay taxes? That was not a typo, if you buy a property from a foreign national, the buyer is technically responsible for withholding tax of 10% of […]


7 things to consider when buying a Miami Waterfront Home

If you are buying a Miami Beach waterfront home, you are likely to have a boat or will be considering a boat in the near future. We are constantly asked a number of questions regarding waterfront purchases and Rick and I decided to write a list of 7 important factors to consider when buying a […]


Automated Miami Home Values – Myth or Reality?

Miami Automated Home Values, how they work and why you need to contact a Miami Realtor to verify the value. Miamism Home Value reports are just a tool provided for convenience to give home sellers a quick option at home value. Contact Miamism Sales Team for accurate value reports.


Holy Crap!

Reviving an old septic article after inquiry from client – it’s a dirty job, but somebody has to do it! Here’s the scenario, you are buying a Miami Beach home with a septic system and logic tells you to have it inspected – pretty straight forward up to now.  So you ask your Realtor to […]


The Terrifying Truth about Mold

So the Miami Beach home you just bought has mold – is it the end of the world? The mold issue here in South Florida has almost become a “trendy” topic – to such extremes that building inspectors have all kinds of special gadgets now to reinforce the fact that all homes have mold.  We […]