Who We Are
Established in 2009 to provide rental opportunities for family, friends and guests of Troyer, Inc., TRAM Homes began as a luxurious beachfront rental business in Siesta Key, located just one hour south of Tampa on the sunny Gulf of Mexico. Expanding on their knowledge of the Sarasota area and Real Estate market, TRAM Homes is now one of the only companies in the area that offer an array of solutions to virtually anyone in the Real Estate Industry. Whether you are facing foreclosure, have a real estate dilemma, are looking to rent or buy a home, vacation on the key, etc…..we have a solution for you. We stand by our passion to help people, and regardless of your situation that is what we will continue to do!
The Troyers began as farmers in Pennsylvania and formed Troyer, Inc. to leverage their knowledge, equipment and assets acquired through three generations of farming. In addition to the continued production of potatoes, wheat and corn, we offer a comprehensive line of chemicals, transportation services, garage services, and storage services.
Take a look at our other business site at http://troyerinc.com/
TRAM Homes Can Help You With Your Home Search
Owning a home is the American Dream….
and with our help you can make this dream a reality! The process of purchasing a new home can be very intimidating. It is a landmark event in your life and therefore deserves a good deal of preparation. If you aren’t very familiar with the process of obtaining a home mortgage or aren’t aware of specifically what to expect when purchasing a house, that’s what we are here for!
Being informed is the key to a smooth and successful purchase. We want to arm you with the knowledge to make the best decisions and save you valuable time, money, and stress. A brief phone conversation with us may actually be life-changing. Whether you looking to purchase a home for you and your family to live in, or you are looking for an investment property, Contact Us Today at 941.CASH.684!
Your exterior colors can make or break a sale. Potential buyers want a home that is distinguished, has curb appeal, and has colors that draw their interest. Your exterior colors should stand out and make a statement over other homes in the neighborhood. Neutral Colors Neutral colors are the preferred choice of colors to help ensure a speedy sale. Neutral colors work with a number of different colors and shades and don’t upset the color rhythm in the neighborhood. Blue, light shades of yellow, beige, white and tan are all considered good...read more
There are certain mistakes that can eat up your profit when you buy properties. Take a look at the most common rehab mistakes investors make. Top Rehab Mistakes Investors Make Purchasing the property for too much. Paying too much for a property undermines your entire intention of generating a profit. Know the local market, the cost of repairs, and bid accordingly. Buying a property that has structural damage. Always have homes you are interested in inspected for structural damage as structural repairs are costly. Not properly estimating...read more
When the foreclosure proceedings begin, you need to move faster than ever if you plan to stop the foreclosure process. With home values rising, banks are acting faster. In fact, foreclosure filings rose in 26 states last month, and homes are given on average 90 days to get their payments in order. You need to understand are your options. You can either: Sell your home with an investor as-is for fast cash Short sale Hire a foreclosure defense attorney File bankruptcy Loan modification program Have your home refinanced If you want to save...read more
Flipping houses has become increasingly popular due to the sole fact of the great potential for profit. So, what are the best markets to flip? Different investors use different approaches. Some work in distressed regions, while others work in quickly appreciating regions. Both can be profitable. According to recent reports from Cheat Sheet, Wall St. and Realty Trac’s Home Flipping Report in 2012, flipping properties has become more profitable in the last two years than ever before, with an average of $18,391 per deal. So, where are the...read more
It’s blissful, it’s exciting, and it will become your favorite place to kick back and sip a margarita! Longboat Key is the perfect spot for a residence or a vacation home. It’s an atmosphere that is relaxed and exciting and the ideal spot for professionals to kick off their shoes, while retirees and young families can enjoy the perfect combination of nature and activity in a vibrant city. Longboat Key condominiums are the perfect habitat for all classes and all generations. Let’s take a look at a few of the best condo communities in...read more
When staging your home, the exterior is vital. The exterior of your home should never be overlooked or neglected as it should send a greeting that says “welcome home” to prospective home buyers. The cleanliness and appearance of your outdoor space and yard is the first impression prospective home buyers will have about your home and curb appeal must be stellar. Exterior The exterior of the home should look as though it is well cared for. Start by refresh peeling with a good power-wash of the exterior of the home, sidewalks, and driveway. ...read more
Since 2012, we’ve experienced a huge turn around in the Sarasota real estate market, with some tremendous gains (and a few dips). But the turn-around has been one that has left home buyers edging to the market, as well as homeowners placing their homes on the market. What does this mean for our Inventory in 2014? Let’s take a look at more recent trends. The total housing inventory on the market is currently at 1,808 homes. This figure is up 1 percent from May 2013 when total inventory was at 1,782 homes. When compared to a year ago, the...read more
The first step in listing your home for sale is to find a reputable real estate agent. This doesn’t mean enlisting the first agent you speak with. It means interviewing several. Too many home sellers hire the first agent they speak with and in today’s day and age you need to ensure you have an agent that is up on the times. Today’s home sales are a combination of traditional methods and high tech advances like the Internet. The role of the agent is to work on your behalf. They will help you to determine a listing price, advertise and...read more
This has been a tremendous year for the real estate market. Throughout the nation home values are on the rise, the percentage of distressed properties on the market has decreased, and interest rates are low. The market has been in a slow and steady state of a recovery. In the past it appeared as though home prices would not stop climbing, but for the first time this year, we see home prices unchanged from June 2013 in 38 cities. This is good news for home buyers. Will the trend continue? It’s too soon to say. Mortgage rates are slowly...read more
The Golden Years can be especially golden in Sarasota!! Florida and retirement go hand in hand for those who enjoy a lifestyle filled with sunshine, beautiful beaches, no income tax and many outdoor activities. Sarasota is a such a culturally diverse city that has become a prime retirement destination. Housing is affordable, the cost of living is fairly inexpensive, and the atmosphere is the perfect blend of activity and relaxation. Climate Of all Florida Cities, Sarasota has one of the best climates. Sunshine is a year-round, and even in...read more