November 24, 2015

Bonita Springs & Estero Market Update: Closed Sales & Median Market Days Decrease.

According to the October 2015 Monthly Real Estate Market Detail by The Bonita Springs-Estero Association of Realtors, closed single-family home sales decreased 27.7 percent to 73 units from October 2014. 
New listings decreased 8 percent to 138 units from the same period last year. 
The median days decreased 20 percent from October 2014 to 28 days. 
There were 415 active listings in October of this year. 
Closed sales for the condominium/townhome market also experienced a decrease by 29.9 percent to 54 units. 
The median days on the market decreased 64.8 percent to 19 days over the same period last year.
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Naples Real Estate Market Update - Single-Family Home Inventory Rises In October

Update for the state of the real estate market in Naples Florida for October 2015.
This report has just been released on November 20th by Naples Association of Realtors (NABOR).
The inventory of single-family resale homes rose 4% in October (except for Central Naples where the inventory decreased 17%).
At the same time the inventory for condominiums dropped 7%.
Overall median closed price in October increased 14% ($302,000) compared to October 2014 $265,000).
There is now a 4.63 months supply of inventory which makes the Naples market still a seller's market.
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November 23, 2015

Florida Housing Market - Rising Median Prices in October

Florida's housing market reported higher median prices, fewer days on market and a constrained inventory of homes for sale in October, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. Statewide closed sales of existing single-family homes rose last month with a total of 22,147, an increase of 1.2 percent over October 2014.
"The state's housing market continues to benefit from more people moving to Florida, the increased job growth and stronger economy."
Inventory remains constrained, with a 4.4-months' supply in October for single-family homes and a 5.3-months' supply for townhouse-condo properties, according to Florida Realtors. 
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November 20, 2015

Oaks of Estero. A New Community in Estero. View Pricing and Floor Plans

Oaks of Estero, a new community of 23 single-family homes has just been released in the heart of the Village of Estero, North of Naples FL.
Centrally located and in a quiet location, Oaks of Estero is a gated community.
Six floor plans, from $2,300 to almost 3,400 sqft under A/C.
Closed to Estero Community Park, Oaks of Estero has low maintenance fees.
Prices start at $417,990.
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October 31, 2015

Talis Park Naples - Corsica Luxury Coach Homes Now Available.

Corsica At Talis Park is a new enclave of luxury coach homes now available for reservations in Talis Park, Naples.
Sixty-four coach homes will be available in 16 two-story buildings.
Corsica is located close to the south entrance of Talis Park and also close to the new sports complex offering a lap pool, spa, six lighted Har-Tru tennis courts and two bocce courts.
The floor plans are very spacious with 2,532 sqft under air for the first floor units and 3,382 sqft for the second floor units.
Each coach home features a two-car garage and luxury features.
Prices start in the $700s.
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October 24, 2015

Naples - New Local restaurants Coming This Season

On top of the more than 20 restaurants that opened since May, expect at least double that number launching before spring. Many will open where another eatery closed, but some are being built from the ground up or converting space from another business.
Although far from inclusive, here's a hefty look at restaurants still coming to local communities.

Naples ranked fourth happiest city in the U.S.

The University of British Columbia recently ranked Naples as the fourth-happiest place in the U.S. 
No other Florida city made the study's top 10, which tabbed Charlottesville, Va., as America's happiest city after surveying respondents about their life satisfaction. 
With its abundance of retired CEOs, upscale gated communities and recent spike in tourism jobs, is Naples' wealth buying its happiness? 
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Naples offers a large variety of real estate from beach front or water front properties, gorgeous golf course communities and new construction.
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Village of Estero - Hertz Moving Soon To New Headquarters

Hertz is ready to move in its new world headquarters soon in the Village of Estero Florida.
The groundbreaking of the new headquarters started in November 2013.
The elegant modern building is in final stages of completion with new landscaping being planted.
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The Village of Estero is located in Lee County, Florida, south of Fort Myers and north of Naples and Bonita Springs.
West Bay Club, Rapallo, Pelican Sound or The Residences at Coconut Point are communities offering resale properties close to Hertz.
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Naples Real Estate Market - Third Quarter and September 2015 Market Results

The Third Quarter Market Report was released by NABOR on October 23rd. 2015 and showed positive trends in the Naples-area market. 
The most notable trend may perhaps be the increase of activity in the inland neighborhoods of Naples (East of US 41).
Central Naples (which includes neighborhoods between US 41 and Collier blvd) saw a 24% increase in overall median closed price from $185,000 to $230,000. 
   The third quarter also confirmed that single-family home sales continue to surpass all other sales, including double digit increases in homes priced over $300,000.
   The decrease of cash sales in the month of September (from 66.8% in 2014 to 55.6% in 2015) shows an encouraging trend that more full-time families are being attracted to the area. 
The overall inventory decreased 3% from 3,792 in the 3rd quarter of 2014 to 3,606 in the 3rd quarter of 2015.

October 1, 2015

Talis Park Naples - Vyne House Update.

(Video courtesy of DeAngelis Diamond Construction)
The construction of Vyne House phase II is going very well in Talis Park, Naples. 

At its completion later this year, Talis Park’s Vyne House, will offer a luxurious resort-style atmosphere with 25,000 square feet of air conditioned space, plus an additional 25,000 square feet of outdoor leisure areas. 

  • Formal Dining 
  • Expanded Fitness Space 
  • Golf Pro Shop
  • Locker Rooms 
  • Resort-style Pool 
  • Bar & Glass-enclosed Wine Tasting Room
10/04/2015 - Update: Completion is scheduled for November.
Talis Park offers a somptuous 18-hole championship golf course and a variety of luxury residences.