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Flood Insurance on Sanibel Island

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

Florida Property Taxes Explained

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

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.

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.

How To Know You’re An Islander

Besides holding the deed to your newly purchased Sanibel Island home, here are five signs you are a true “islander.”

Did You File For Your Homestead Exemption?

As the new year approaches, now is a good time to remind you to file for your Florida Homestead Exemption.

Avoiding Traffic Jams on Sanibel During Season

Winter is coming. If you’ve visited Sanibel during the Winter months, you know this is our busy season, which means more traffic than usual. Here’s how to deal…

Your Guide To Florida Furniture & Coastal Decor

Who doesn’t love shopping for coastal decor?? There are so many great places to shop locally, here are a few to get you started.

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 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.