Real Estate News

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East End vs West End vs Mid-Island

Which location on island best suits your lifestyle and needs? Here’s a summary of each.

Do These 7 Home Improvements BEFORE Listing Your Home

Strong curb appeal and a clean interior space are very important when listing your home. Here are 7 home improvement tips for those thinking of selling soon.

Thinking Outside the Box with Investment Properties

The most common type of investment property is the vacation rental home, but let’s think outside the box a little.

7 Considerations for Retiring on Sanibel

Retiring on Sanibel? There are different types of retirement properties on island and several factors you should consider.

Flood Insurance on Sanibel Island

Our local insurance expert explains who needs flood insurance coverage, what it covers and what it costs.

The New White Kitchen Is Gray

White kitchens have certainly made a come back from their prime time in the 90s. But with a twist, gray!

Don’t Fear the Florida “As Is” Contract

We admit, writing an “as is” contract can sound daunting as the home buyer. But here’s why we prefer them.

222 Properties Have Sold on Island

Since we’re already half-way through the year (gasp), we thought it would be good to review the market.

Florida Property Taxes Explained

Property tax in Florida is determined by local government bodies and the property appraiser for your county.

May Madness – Sanibel Sales Up 49% in May

While March and April seemed to have fewer sales than in the past, May blew it out the park with the number of homes sold on island.