February 2018 Report: Bonita Springs and Estero Real Estate Markets

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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

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

Market Shows Resilience at the End of Third Quarter

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Naples, Fla. (October 27, 2017) – The Naples area housing market maintained positive traction during the Third Quarter of 2017 despite enduring a hurricane that impeded activity for three weeks in September. According to the September 2017 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which track … Continue reading

July Home Sales Hit the Sweet Spot

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REALTORS® in Naples sold more existing homes in July (682) than they did in January (603) or February (613), a statistical reality that busts an old myth that home sales stall in the summer. In fact, overall closed sales in the market’s sweet spot (homes priced between $300,000 and $500,000) … Continue reading

Naples Area Market Prime for Growth

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Naples Area Board of REALTORS® Economic Summit Experts Predict Naples Area Market Prime for Growth Naples, Fla. (May 11, 2017) – More than 400 REALTORS® and real estate professionals interested in the economic health of Collier County attended the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®) 2017 Economic Summit, “The New … Continue reading

Naples Cay Penthouse Sells at Record Price

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NAPLES PENTHOUSE CONDO FETCHES RECORD PRICE LAURA LAYDEN An exclusive top floor condo in Naples Cay has sold for a record price. Spanning nearly 11,700 square feet under air and overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, the penthouse at Seasons has fetched the highest price paid for a condo in Naples … Continue reading

Housing inventory up, prices steady in February

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Collier Realtors group: Pending sales climb 10% LIZ FREEMAN The inventory of properties for sale in Collier County increased in February and prices held steady, a sign that buyers have more options, according to the latest real estate report. At the same time, overall pending sales in February jumped 10 … Continue reading

5 Quick Home Makeovers for the New Year

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Whether you’re considering putting your home on the market this spring or you’re simply looking for a post-holiday pick-me-up, try one of the following ideas to give your living space a boost…and your mental state in the process. 1. If you hate it, lose it. Why wait for spring cleaning? … Continue reading

Florida Home Prices Rise in September

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RISMEDIA, Monday, October 24, 2016— Regional Spotlight—Florida’s housing market reported increased median prices, more new listings and fewer all-cash closed sales in September, according to the latest housing data from Florida Realtors®. Tight inventory continues to impact the state’s housing market, notes Florida Realtors® Chief Economist Brad O’Connor. Closed sales … Continue reading