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

September2020

Market Report Sept 2020

According to the September 2020 Market Report, released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island), performance in several key areas was at a 20-year high compared to activity reported during any other September on record. As such, closed sales increased 52.9 percent…
Gulf Shore Colony Club Naples FL

Gulf Shore Colony Club exudes old Naples beachfront charm

Gulf Shore Colony Club is a low-density community that exudes Olde Naples beachfront charm. It is ideal for people who prefer a more modest & intimate setting to a high-rise. There are eight 2-story buildings with mature, lush landscaping and pathways leading to a pool in the center. Each building only has 2 units, ranging…
monaco beach club naples, fl

Monaco Beach Club residents enjoy a Gulf side boardwalk

Monaco Beach Club have a unique way to enjoy the Florida lifestyle. In addition to great views and white sandy beaches, a boardwalk stretches more than a mile along the Gulf of Mexico. If you want a home that gives you every advantage to enjoy the natural beauty of Naples, FL, you should take a…
August 2020 Market Report

Summer Housing Market Momentum Expected to Continue into Fall

Closed sales activity in the Naples area housing market maintained steady momentum through August with a 35.2 percent increase in overall closed sales to 1,098 closed sales from 812 in August 2019. According to the August 2020 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within…
Gulf-Towers

Gulf Towers offer beachfront living in The Moorings

Gulf Towers beachfront condominiums are great for people wanting to spend less time maintaining their home and more time enjoying the beach. If you’re looking for a Naples waterfront home but you have trouble finding one just the right size, in just the right location, take a look at Gulf Towers. Often, when you get…
Surfsedge Condominiums in Naples, FL

Surfsedge Condominiums: Live where the water meets the shore

Just as the name implies, Surfsedge Condominiums are located where the warm Gulf waters meet the sandy beach. The waterfront condominiums are about as close as you can get to the surf in Naples, FL. Located along Gulf Shore Boulevard North in the Park Shore area of Naples, it is in a highly desirable area…
July 2020 Market Report

Naples Housing Market Sees Summer Sales Surge

The Naples housing market experienced a continued surge in activity during July, which resulted in a 57.3 percent increase in pending sales (homes under contract) for the month. Closed sales during July increased 35.4 percent compared to July 2019 – greatly surpassing June’s closed sales activity following the lifting of COVID-19 restrictions. However, a decreasing…
Bay Shore Place

Bay Shore Place has a great location

As a beachfront community in Naples, Bay Shore Place provides luxury living at its finest. Enjoy daily walks on the beach and sunsets over the Gulf. With 16 floors, residents experience unrestricted beach and water views from the privacy of their own home. The community is located in the luxurious Park Shore area across from…
Bella Baia

Bella Baia offers plenty to do

Bella Baia is a great place for families that enjoy beaches and boating. With beach access across the street and private boat docks, the whole family can be happy living here. In addition, the location of Bella Baia offers nearby entertainment, shopping and dining for the entire family. Bella Baia is comprised of 12 units…
June 2020 Market Report

June Market Activity Sets the Stage for Strong Summer Sales

According to the June 2020 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island), pending sales (homes under contract) increased 61.3 percent compared to June 2019, with single-family homes being the home choice for a majority of buyers. Broker analysts reviewing…
harbour cove condominiums Naples FL

Harbour Cove provides easy boat access and more

If you dream of any easy way to get your boat on the water, Harbour Cove is the perfect place for you. With Moorings Bay as your backyard and boat slips for lease, hopping on the boat is just as easy as taking the car. And, there is only one bridge from Harbour Cove to…

The Waldorf condominiums offer pure serenity

The Waldorf condominiums in Naples are the perfect place to live if you’re looking for something peaceful and serene. The beach is in your backyard awaiting your arrival any day of the week to watch a beautiful sunset and listen to the rolling waves. Standing 9 stories high, each floor contains only 4 units to…

Heightened Buyer Demand Influences Naples Real Estate Market

REALTORS® kept busy in May as pent-up demand for homebuying resulted in a remarkable spike in buyer interest. As a result, showings in May increased 244 percent compared to showings in April. As remarkable, showings in May outpaced showings a year ago, which increased 5.5 percent compared to May 2019. According to the May 2020…
Esplanade Club

Esplanade Club offers unsurpassed Gulf views

Esplanade Club was designed to give every residence unsurpassed views of the Gulf of Mexico. The location, the views and the amenities make it a great place to live if you’re looking for a beachfront high-rise condominium in Naples, FL. Residents can walk the private beach to enjoy the Florida sunshine and the gentle Gulf…
Villa Mare

Villa Mare is the perfect place for avid beachgoers

Villa Mare is the perfect place if you dream of daily beach walks and watching the vivid Naples, FL, sunsets out your window. With private beach access, Villa Mare residents make every day a beach day. And, you don’t have to worry about parking since the beach is a few steps away. The waterfront community…

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…