Local SW Florida

Here we give you updates on local information that impacts Southwest Florida real estate.

Buying Properties on the Courthouse Steps Not What You May Think

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Not a week goes by that we don't hear from a buyer for a property in Southwest Florida who says, Oh, I'll just go try to buy a property on the courthouse steps and get a really good deal." There are a few localities in our area that have the distinction of being some of the most active foreclosure markets in the country, so this can be expected. However, what an eye opening experience these buyers encounter when they try this approach. Most think they can get a Naples or Bonita Springs pr...

Estero Real Estate Sales Update - January to March 2008

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The January thru March Estero real estate sales statistics for both homes and condominiums are listed below. Estero is ideally located between Ft. Myers and Bonita Springs and is currently in the process of building and developing wherever you travel in the area. Developers are offering every type of community you can imagine, from large gated and planned communities, to smaller town centre type projects where the amenities are built around a self-contained lifestyle. Estero Sales Data ...

Bonita Bay Real Estate Sales Report - January to March 2008

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The first quarter 2008 Bonita Bay real estate market statistics for both homes and condominiums are listed below. Bonita Bay is Bonita Springs premier gated community and is a highly sought after place to live. Encompassing 2,400 acres, Bonita Bay is also the flagship community of the Bonita Bay Group here in Southwest Florida. More than half the community is devoted to open space, including three Arthur Hills-designed golf courses and 12 miles of biking and walking paths. Golf club members ...

Bonita Springs Real Estate Sales Update - January to March 2008

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The January thru March Bonita Springs real estate market statistics for both homes and condominium sales are listed below. Bonita Springs, known as the "Gateway to the Gulf" is one of Southwest Florida's fastest growing coastal cities. Located between Ft. Myers and Naples, Bonita Springs offers endless lifestyle choices while still maintaining its small town charm. Bonita Springs Sales Data Bonita Springs Home Sales Jan-Mar 2008*: 207 Closed Sales Average Sales Price - $628,70...

Bonita Bay Real Estate Sales Report for 2007

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The 2007 year end Bonita Bay real estate market statistics report for both homes and condominiums are listed below. Bonita Bay is Bonita Springs premier gated community and is a highly sought after place to live. Encompassing 2,400 acres, Bonita Bay is also the flagship community of the Bonita Bay Group here in Southwest Florida. More than half the community is devoted to open space, including three Arthur Hills-designed golf courses and 12 miles of biking and walking paths. Golf club mem...

Baseball Spring Training Starts in Southwest Florida

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An annual right here in Southwest Florida is spring training for the Boston Red Sox and Minnesota Twins. What more could you ask for than a sunny 80 degree afternoon watching your favorite players begin their yearly quest to play the game almost everyone loves. From the long time stars to the rookies, it is a time of anticipation. Who will fill the teams open roster spots, how will the new players obtained from off season trades help the team, who's healthy and who's not, and perhaps most im...

Bonita Springs, Florida Real Estate Sales Report for 2007

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The 2007 Bonita Springs real estate sales statistics for both homes and condominiums are listed below. Bonita Springs, known as the "Gateway to the Gulf" is one of Southwest Florida's premier coastal communities. Located between Ft. Myers and Naples, Bonita Springs offers endless lifestyle choices and includes miles of white sand beaches, championship golf courses, fabulous shopping and of course the emerald green Gulf of Mexico. With its wonderful small town charm and an exceptional quality...

Naples, Florida Real Estate Sales Report for 2007

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The 2007 Naples real estate sales statistics for both homes and condominiums are listed below. Naples is the "Crown Jewel" of the Paradise Coast, filled with art galleries, fabulous shopping, dining, and Gulf front mansions. An older, and more quaint city, it's truly the cosmopolitan and cultural center of Southwest Florida and has transformed itself into a dynamic international and world renown destination. Naples is the jumping off point to the Everglades, Ten Thousand Islands and the B...

Ft. Myers Beach, Florida Real Estate Sales Report for 2007

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The 2007 Ft. Myers Beach real estate sales statistics for both homes and condominiums are listed below. Ft. Myers Beach is the "happening" locale on Southwest Florida's Lee Island Coast. Ft. Myers Beach offers every amenity you can imagine- from seven miles of wide sandy beaches, golf, boating, fishing and more than anything else - relaxing. The Beach as its known, is eclectic and diverse. It draws visitors from all over the world and you'll find all sorts of folks from generations of famili...

The Vineyards Real Estate Sales Report for 2007

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The 2007 year end Vineyards real estate market statistics report for both homes and condominiums are listed below. Located in southeastern Naples and in a world of its own, this beautiful master planned gated golf community features the Vineyards Country Club which gives residents a selection of two 18-hole PGA championship golf courses. There is also a 32 acre community park and six miles of walking and biking paths that wind through majestic oaks, Cypress stands and nature preserves. Th...