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All About Sanibel and Captiva Real Estate

How To Become An Official Florida Resident

Yay! You’ve purchased a home here on the islands! Now it’s time to decide which state you will claim as your domicile. Wondering how to claim Florida as your state of residence?

Sanibel Sales Are Marching Right Along

February and March are BIG months for real estate on Sanibel and Captiva Islands. And these two months did not disappoint! Click here to see what sold in February and March 2018.

Our Experience with Assisted Living

We have wonderful assisted living options here in Southwest Florida! It’s true! I just went through the process of researching and finding the perfect care for my dad. Here’s my experience…

What’s Sold So Far This Year?

Home sales have increased ever so slightly from last year’s January and February sales statistics. Click here to see a list of homes sold on Sanibel and Captiva in January and February 2018.

98 New Listings in January!

There were 85 new listings on Sanibel, and 13 on Captiva, which all together totaled and increase of 26 new listings from January 2017.

How Dense Are We on Sanibel?

Many of you know that Sanibel is over 60% conservation land. But just how densely populated is the island? And how do we compare to other beach towns in Florida?

What’s Sold on Island This Winter?

It has been a busy season already as we wrap up the first month of 2018. One tool we use in negotiations and to help determine the value of a home is, of course, a list of recent home sales here on the island.

Money Is Cheap, Should You Finance?

To Finance or Not To Finance… That is the question a number of our potential home buyers are asking themselves these days. And it’s a great question indeed!

What’s For Sale on Sanibel and Captiva?

Properties are hitting the market fast, and some are going under contract in less than 24-hours (true story from this week!). So if you are keeping an eye on the market, here’s a report of how many homes we currently have for sale in each price range.

Sanibel Non-Profit Organizations, Clubs & Memberships

Take a peak at some of the great non-profit organizations on island, as well as a few city-run programs in which residents should take full advantage.