Real Estate News

All About Sanibel and Captiva Real Estate

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.

What’s the Average Price Discount on Sanibel Homes?

We often look at the average price discount of Sanibel homes when determining what price to make an offer.

4 Steps to Traveling with Pets

Moving with pets can be stressful for all involved. Here are a few tips to aid a smooth transition.

What’s Sold on Island so far in 2019?

Home sales are down nationwide. See how this effected the local real estate market, and what’s sold so far this year.

What Makes a Great Vacation Rental Property on Sanibel?

Want to become a Vacation Landlord? Here are three typical Sanibel investor situations I see most often, and some tips on what makes a good vacation rental home on island.

Sanibel Ranks in 11 “Best Of” Categories in 2018

Sanibel Island was ranked #3 as the Best Florida Beach by the U.S. News World Report… plus, Sanibel ranks in 10 other “best of” categories for 2018.

Top Selling Sanibel Communities of 2018

What are the “Hottest” communities on island? Here’s a look at the top single-family and condo communities that saw the largest number of home sales in 2018.

Termite Tenting – It’s Not Condemned

You’ve seen the tents while driving around. Termites are a common problem in the warm, humid climate of Southwest Florida. Here’s the lowdown on termite types, treatments and prevention methods.