Stronger Growth Projected for Naples-Marco Island Area

The Naples-Marco Island metro area is projected to grow more strongly than approximately twelve other Florida metro areas. A recent report issued by the University of Central Florida’s Institute for Economic Competitiveness indicates the highest personal income growth of 5.7 percent in the reports 12 metro areas. In addition the … Continue reading

Home Values on the Rise

Waterfront homes in Park Shore area of Naples, Florida

CNNMoney reported that home prices have been rising, second quarter 2012 showed the first increase in prices since 2007. Stan Humphries, chief economist for Zillow said “The housing recovery is holding together despite lower-than-expected job growth, indicating that it has some organic strength of its own.” In his opinion markets like Phoenix, … Continue reading