Mystique continues to rise as seventh floor is poured

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Pelican 1 Owner LLC, the developer for Mystique, announces that the seventh floor of the 20-story tower has been formed and poured, with additional floors underway. Pelican 1 Owner LLC is an equal partnership between an affiliate of the global investment firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (KKR) and … Continue reading

Port Royal home, a ‘true work of art’ sells for $16.1 million in Naples

Port Royal, Naples, Florida

A Port Royal estate described as a “true work of art” has sold for $16.1 million. The five-bedroom single-family home, with seven bathrooms, spans 8,302 square feet. Built in 1993, it recently was renovated by Naples-based A. Vernon Allen Builder. The two-story home — at 4295 Cutlass Lane — sold … Continue reading

Collier planning head says growth and development are busiest he’s ever seen

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Collier County has a lot on its plate this year for growth and development, according to Collier County Planning Commission Chairman Mark Strain. Strain delivered a data-packed presentation at a Wake Up Naples breakfast Wednesday with updates on hot topics including new development and roads. “We’ve got so much growth … Continue reading

Naples has the highest well-being in the nation, survey show

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Naples has hit a home run again. For the third year in a row, Naples has the highest overall well-being, with residents being happy and feeling good about their lives, based on a survey of 186 metropolitan areas in the United States. It’s the first time in the 10 years … Continue reading

February 2018 Report: Bonita Springs and Estero Real Estate Markets

Altaira, high-rise homes in Bonita Springs, Florida

Online Views Spike in the Bonita Springs and Estero Real Estate Markets Bonita Springs, FL | February 22, 2018 —— According to the Bonita Springs-Estero REALTORS® Media Committee, the overall number of pending sales have increased by 13 percent in January 2018 versus January 2017.  Additionally, closed sales in the same time comparison … Continue reading

Luxury Market Surges in January

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Unlike national figures for home sales in January which, according to the National Association of Realtors®, dropped 4.8 percent compared to sales in January 2017, home sales in Collier County rose 11 percent in January to 671 home sales in January 2018 from 603 home sales in January 2017. In … Continue reading

Belfield at Naples Reserve – Move-In Ready home by Stock

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Beautiful Belfield home is ready for you to move-in at Naples, Reserve. The lovely neutral finishes will welcome your style. The open great room floor plan is perfect for your Naples lifestyle. Living A/C 2,812 sq ft Entry 137 sq ft Garage 772 sq ft Covered Lanais 691 sq ft … Continue reading

Naples Real Estate Market Showed Resilience and Strength in 2017

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Home sales increased 4 percent in 2017 and the median closed price increased 3 percent, according to the Year End 2017 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®). The report also showed heightened activity in the high-end market, with closed sales of homes in the $2 … Continue reading

Naples Square – “at the doorstep of downtown”

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What better way to start 2018 than with a new home at Naples Square, steps from downtown restaurants, shops, boating, beach, and all entertainment opportunities Naples has to offer? The Ronto Group announced it has broken ground on construction of Phase III at Naples Square in downtown Naples. Phase III … Continue reading

November Housing Market Returns to Normal

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Home sales in the Naples area increased 3 percent in November year over year, according to the November 2017 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS®. The report also showed heightened activity in the single-family home market in November where sales of properties priced above $300,000 increased … Continue reading