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How To Search For Pensacola Real Estate The Right Way

If you are searching for Pensacola Homes for Sale, you will most likely begin your search on the Internet. While there are many sites available on which to search for Pensacola homes for sale, all are not created equal.

To get the most accurate and up-to-date search results, you need to be searching on the Pensacola MLS. Other home search sites will have information about homes available on the Pensacola real estate market, but these sites often don’t have a complete and current database of Pensacola homes for sale. You may find homes on these sites that show as active listings, but which actually are already under contract or even sold. This situation can happen because other sites do not have a direct Internet data feed from the Pensacola MLS. Thus delays in record updates are common.

A fellow real estate blogger in Alabama posted a great article about this recently. You can read it at his Dothan Home Search site.

Remember, when you are performing a search for a home to buy, you can search the Pensacola MLS by clicking the “Search For Homes” link in the menu bar at the top of this page. This will take you to the most accurate and up-to-date listing of homes for sale in Pensacola Florida. If you need more criteria defined in your home search than are available through the Pensacola public MLS, please feel free to Contact Me .

As a Pensacola Realtor, I have the ability to perform a search based on a wide range of criteria not available on the public MLS. In addition, I can provide a service for you whereby you can receive an email when any home that matches your criteria becomes available on the Pensacola real estate market.

If you would like to sign up for this free notification service, just call or email me and I will help you find exactly what you are looking for. You will never be spammed with unrelated emails. You will only get emails when a home comes on the market that meets your criteria.

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  1. Charles Woodall,

    Thanks for the linkeration Karl. It is so important that home buyers know that the most accurate sites for searching for property is a local real estate professionals site, such as Pensacola real estate news.

  2. Karl

    Thanks for dropping by Charles. You have a great site and I’m happy to reference your well-written real estate articles.

  3. Charlotte Real Estate-Terry McDonald

    Ah, you guys in Pensacola and Dothan with public MLS’s… not all are so fortunate. In Charlotte, buyers use private IDX fed websites, and some are poorly updated at that. Thankfully , mine is not one of those. Terry McDonald

  4. Paula Henry

    Karl – Excellent information for buyers considering a home search in Pensacola. There is nothing worse for a buyer than finding what they believe to be the perfect home and it not be available. With a lot of homes on the market, having a Realtor narrow the search and provide updates is the best way for buyers to find out about properties as soon as they are available.

  5. Karl

    Thanks for the comments. I hope this information is helpful to anyone considering buying or selling real estate in Pensacola.