Naples, Bonita Springs & Estero Real Estate Industry News & Updates

Is It Better To Tear Down Your Home Or Renovate In Naples

July 27th, 2016 by

Interesting article in the Naples News last week talking about the housing dilemma in downtown Naples.  Most of the original homes throughout Olde Naples, Aqualane Shores and Port Royal were built in the 1950’s and many are in need of a major renovation.  So the question is, do you renovate or tear it down and build new.  The Florida building code requires that the cost of renovating a home that sits below the base flood zone elevation, set by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, cannot be greater than 50 percent of the value of the house before improvements.  Land and housing costs have soared over the past several years, making tear-downs a profitable and thriving business, especially in older, fashionable beachfront communities in the city of Naples — some of which sit in flood zones that can limit renovation plans.  [...] Read More

Discover Naples Downtown Living In Five Communities Where You Can Walk To The Beach

November 13th, 2015 by

Have you ever considered living in the heart of the city in Naples Florida, probably there’s an event this weekend you won’t want to miss or you always love to walk to the beach to have the time of your life?  This is an exciting time to be considering a move to downtown Naples Florida. With so much increasing development and growth happening all around us, downtown Naples is, now more than ever, a desired place to call home.  Exploring Downtown Living in Naples is made easier as I will help you discover the best downtown communities where you can walk to the beach.[...] Read More

Winter Wine Festival Will Be “Most Memorable Yet”

June 2nd, 2014 by

Those looking for Naples Florida homes will experience a new world of gorgeous weather, sumptuous properties from which to choose and friendly communities. Life in Naples will also offer you a year round calendar of family, arts and culture events and festivals, and last week the news was announced that the Naples’ Winter Wine Festival will be taking place between January 23 – 25th 2015 at the Ritz Carlton Golf Resort in Naples.[...] Read More

Find Your Dream Home in Port Royal, Naples

August 28th, 2013 by

Although there is no shortage of welcoming and upscale communities in Naples, there is no question that one neighborhood stands out in terms of facilities, beauty, home quality and location. Investors, families and retirees are all excited about the availability of homes in Port Royal’s charming community, and it is also a clear winner for those who love golf. Discover all of Port Royal’s appeal with a visit to this wonderful neighborhood in Naples.[...] Read More

Hot homes: Two Naples mansions sell for more than $40 million each

May 3rd, 2012 by

Naples real estate has seen two record home sales in less than two months. Two beach-front mansions on Gordon Drive in the Port Royal area — a haven for the ultrarich — recently sold for more than $40 million each, beating a record set in 2007.[...] Read More

Port Royal Naples Florida Real Estate Offers the Ultimate Living Experience

January 5th, 2012 by

Naples is one of the most desirable places to live in Florida, if not the entire country. This is an area with an upscale scene everywhere you turn. If you’re going out to eat, you will have dozens of different high-end restaurants to choose from. If you’re looking to play golf, you will find several championship courses. If you would like to relax on the beach, you will find wide open spaces.[...] Read More