Naples Real Estate Blog

Naples Real Estate Blog focusing on Park Shore and The Moorings as well as providing overall real estate market stats and information.

Hurricane Preparedness and Safety Tips

Moving to the Naples area means lots of sun, pristine beaches, and waterfront properties. It also means facing hurricane season, so it’s important to know about hurricane preparedness.  While intimidating for non-Florida natives, there are a number of precautionary measures you can take when buying a home in Naples that can reduce or prevent damages and…

Top 10 Beaches near Naples, FL

As we are deep into Spring Break season, we thought we’d give you our picks for the top 10 beaches near Naples, FL. Of course, the best way to get amazing beach time is to live on the beach! If you’re interested in beach or waterfront property, give me a call and let me help…

Top 3 Kids Activities in Naples, Florida

Whether Naples is your year-round home or just home for the winter, you know what you enjoy and find interest in, but what happens when you get visitors? More specifically, what happens when the grandkids show up, where will you take them? Here are three ideas to keep those kids busy so they’ll be worn out…

The Features Of A Great Community

The Features Of A Great Community Condos for sale in Naples are a hot commodity, and it’s easy to see why. Residents love living in a luxurious community that prides itself on having the most beautiful homes and exquisite landscapes. In addition to the stunning properties, there are many other reasons why Naples neighborhoods are…

The Benefits of Belonging to a Neighborhood

The Benefits of Belonging to a Neighborhood The Naples area is highly sought after for both individuals and families, so when houses are for sale, buyers respond quickly. Belonging to a prestigious neighborhood in Naples means homeowners can enjoy beautiful scenery, lush landscaping, and picturesque views, but those are not the only perks. Moving into…

Health Benefits Of Living In A Beachfront Condo

Health Benefits Of Living In A Beachfront Condo Living near the ocean in one of the beautiful beachfront condos in Naples just might do wonders for improving one’s health.  In addition to all the exciting attractions in the area, including national parks, sanctuaries, shopping districts and theatres, the beaches in Naples are gorgeous and pristine. …

3 Things To Keep In Mind Before Buying A Home

3 Things To Keep In Mind Before Buying A Home When buying a home, it’s hard to resist the initial impulse of jumping on the first good deal in sight, without any check-list of key considerations in mind. Those looking for Naples waterfront condos, in particular, tend to be so dazzled by the mere sight…

Luxury Living With Your Own Garden Room

Luxury Living With Your Own Garden Room Studies have shown that spending time in nature has a positive affect on moods and your outlook on life. But you probably didn’t need a study to tell you that looking at pretty flowers and bright green shrubbery is pleasant and makes you feel good. What you may…

Finding Where Culture and Naples Meet

Finding Where Culture and Naples Meet Beyond the pristine beaches and sea breezes, there is much to do in Naples, Florida. From enjoying the unique flora, to experiencing the history of American innovation, and to enjoying the arts, residents can find culture in many places around Naples. New residents and potential homeowners who have fallen…

Advantages of Owning a Vacation Home in Naples

Advantages of Owning a Vacation Home in Naples Owning a vacation home in Naples has many advantages. Warm weather, beautiful beaches and a welcoming atmosphere make Naples a vacation paradise. Individuals looking for a change of pace and venue for those cold winter months should consider all that Naples has to offer. By consulting a…

3 Things To Consider When Looking at Condo Amenities

3 Things To Consider When Looking at Condo Amenities As buyers begin the search for a perfect beachfront condo, many people start to notice the wide array of amenities that many properties offer. At times, the list of amenities can be overwhelming, in both what is offered and what a buyer is looking for. For those…

Want to Live in the Happiest City in the United States? Then Consider Moving to Naples, Florida.

Want to Live in the Happiest City in the United States? Then Consider Moving to Naples, Florida. According to legend, the famous Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de Leon sailed to Florida in search of the Fountain of Youth. Unfortunately, he was never able to find the mythical fountain. His mistake? He probably should have been…

How to Offer Great Customer Service When Selling a Condo in Naples

Offering Great Customer Service When Selling a Condo in Naples The age of “the customer’s always right” has been in decline in recent years, and more people have come to expect poor service across a broad range of businesses than ever before. It’s why so many companies have begun to push harder for excellent client…

Myths about Selling a Condo in Naples

Myths about Selling a Condo in Naples For whatever reason, more and more people feel they are experts in the field of real estate and can handle anything that comes their way when selling a condo in Naples. Purchasing and offering a home in the right way is no small task, however. Before any potential…
Terraces condominiums in Park Shore, Naples, FL

Terraces Condominiums: Paradise at home

Are you searching for a place right off the beach in the highly sought-after Park Shore area? A place that not only offers a space to call home, but also a place to relax, and entertain your family? Look no further than Terraces condominiums in Naples, FL. The beachfront condominium offers a home in paradise…
Lausanne condominium community in The Moorings in Naples, FL

Lausanne condominium community offers amazing pool deck

The Lausanne condominium community in The Moorings in Naples, offers the perfect ambiance for a relaxing beachfront home. It features two 9-story nearly identical buildings joined by a magnificent 30,000 square foot pool deck, which is currently being renovated. Photos of the project are available on the condominium association’s website. Built in 1980, many of…
Naples real estate market

Naples remains a seller’s market with low inventory, climbing prices

Pre-season buyers descended on the Naples real estate market in November pushing the area’s overall inventory down 76.1 percent to 1,198 homes from 5,006 homes in November 2020. Demand for the Naples lifestyle during November also influenced the median closed price which increased 31.3 percent to $499,000 from $380,000 in November 2020. Broker analysts reviewing…
Video tour of Mercato

‘All About Naples’ video tour of Mercato

In this “All About Naples” video, you will be taking a tour of Mercato, a beautiful shopping complex in Naples, Florida that offers over 20 upscale retailers with something for every taste. You’ll find a selection of 22 wonderful restaurants, a luxury theatre, great people watching, and a vibrant night scene. Mercato also offers a…
The Moorings

The Moorings is prime Naples, FL property

The Moorings in Naples, FL, is the perfect balance of natural Florida beauty and residential living. Offering a refuge from life’s hectic and busy nature, you’ll find all the space you need for peace and tranquility. With more than 1,300 acres of prime property, The Moorings is a waterfront community with deep roots in Southwest…
Park Shore neighborhood, Aerial Photo of Park Shore and The Moorings

Why the Park Shore neighborhood in Naples, FL is so popular

Built in 1964, the Park Shore neighborhood in Naples, FL, is a 760-acre community and a piece of paradise that has come a long way since its humble beginnings. It is the perfect place to call home if you’re looking for peace and quiet without sacrificing your access to modern amenities. Located on the Gulf,…
October Naples Real Estate Market Report

Naples Real Estate Market Remains Tight Inventory, High Demand

Home sales were bridled by low inventory during October, but new listings are on the rise according to the October 2021 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island). Overall closed sales for October decreased 32.1 percent to 858 closed…
Madrid Club condos in Naples, FL

Madrid Club condos provide strong sense of community

If you’ve ever wanted a home where you can enjoy modern amenities, blissful weather, and gorgeous architecture all in one place, you should think about visiting Madrid Club condos in The Moorings in Naples, FL. It’s also a place where residents show a strong sense of community. Built in 1975, the property has been updated,…

Benefits of waterfront living

There are so many benefits of waterfront living, especially when it’s beachfront. It’s not only that you get to hear waves crashing on the shore or walk along the beach but also you get some health benefits. There are studies that show people who live by the water are less stressed, more creative, and healthier…
Jennifer Shores condominiums in Naples, FL

Jennifer Shores condominium community in Naples, FL

Jennifer Shores condominiums is a low-density community with only 32 units, located off of Gulf Shore Blvd N just north of Doctors Pass in Naples, FL. It offers easy beach access, and a quick bike ride to Moorings Beach Park or Venetian Village. Designed for those who like the outdoors, on-site boat slips are available…
Naples September 2021 real estate market report

September continued to see low inventory, higher median home prices

Home sales in September would have been stronger if there was more inventory, say broker analysts reviewing the September 2021 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island). Historically, September is the slowest month for home sales in Naples, but…
Aerial view of building, selling a condo

Factors to consider when you sell a condo

The decision to sell a condo can be a difficult one whether it’s your full-time residence or a vacation home. But, with the right information and understanding of your options, you will know when it is time to move on. There are lots of factors to consider. Do you already have another home or do…
Harborside West Condominiums in Naples, FL

Harborside West condominiums in Naples, FL

Harborside West condominiums in Naples is ideal for people looking for a community with great views, beach access and low maintenance. Located in The Moorings on Gulf Shore Boulevard between Park Shore Drive and Harbour Drive, the Harborside West community includes two, seven-story buildings, with a total of 76 units. The floor plans feature a…
Naples Real Estate Market Report

August Real Estate Market Report: Low Inventory, Strong Demand

Demand for homes in Collier County kept REALTORS® busy in August, even as inventory dropped 77.3 percent to 1,249 homes from 5,503 homes in August 2020. According to the August 2021 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island), REALTORS®…
Vistas condominium community, Vistas Park Shore, waterfront view in Naples, FL

Vistas condominium community has plenty to offer

The Vistas condominium community in Naples, FL, allows you to live a maintenance-free lifestyle steps away from the beach. Its locations means you can enjoy the natural glow of the sunrise and sunset every morning and evening. Located on Gulf Shore Boulevard in the Park Shore area, Vistas is a beach-front high-rise condominium that was…