Archives for February 2012

Tourists, Traffic and Tantrums

Sanibel is not perfect. (What? Did I say that?) We actually have a few issues – and I’ll share one of the biggest gripes our busy season visitors have: Too much traffic. And its true – sort of. I just had a customer who was excited about what Sanibel has to offer. They drove onto […]

Gulf Coast Real Estate Leading Turnaround

Here on Sanibel Island, we are experiencing a dramatic increase in interest and real estate transactions since 2012. But interest has been growing throughout 2011. Below are links to recent news reports of interest to the Sanibel Island real estate market: Florida Markets Dominate REALTOR.com Top Ten Turnaround Report Realtor.com’s Top 10 Turnaround Town Report, […]

New Listing: Olde Florida Style with Boating, Beach and Pool

This bright and airy island retreat provides the amenities we all love. Relax in the sun at your beautiful waterfront pool. Lower your boat into the extra wide canal and take a quick trip out to the bay. Or simply stroll to the end or the street and enjoy a great Sanibel beach. When your […]

Huge Activity in Sanibel Market

Sanibel real estate sales in January beat the last 7 years. I believe this is because buyers are responding to the recently reduced prices on the island. If you have been considering a purchase on Sanibel, now may be the right time to act. I’ve noticed that the under $600k market seems particularly in demand. […]

PHOTOS: Myakka River Get Away

Florida is full of natural beauty if you escape the sprawl and strip malls. Most visitors miss this as they hurry down the interstate focused on their destinations. But if you exit the freeway and slow down, you can begin to sense it. Myakka River State Park; however, slaps you in the face and says […]

Just Listed! Mod Island Escape

Nestled at the end of a quite cul-de-sac just one lot from the bay, this mid-century ranch was built to let the outside in with ample sliding glass doors in every room. Ocean breezes and modern tropical decor set a relaxed ambiance to chill out with your mojito in hand. Add a pool to the […]