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Naples FL - A Little Bit of Sunshine in the Real Estate Market - 09/19/08 01:24 PM
This paraphrased from a Naples News article by Laura Layden We all know that Florida, Naples included of course, is the sunshine state so we expect no less than sunshine all the time! There hasn't been much sunshine in the media with regard to real estate in a long time but just maybe it's starting. It is according to Richard Dekaser, senior VP and chief economist at National Citi Corp., in a very recent interview on CNBC this past Wednesday. Dekaser singled out Naples in talking about "the first rays of sunshine on a possible end to the housing crisis". Can (0 comments)
Twin Eagles Golf and Country Club Naples FL - New Golf Membership Special Offer - 09/19/08 10:17 AM
Twin Eagles is now offering two types of golf memberships. The original refundable membership and a new, reduced cost, non-refundable membership. It may be reduced in cost but it is not reduced in what it offers. It is a full-privileges lifetime membership. The non-refundable membership is available for a limited time only. Follow the link to view listings - resale and new construction. Read more... (0 comments)
NAPLES MEDIAN HOME PRICE INCREASES, Report Shows 92 Percent Increase... - 09/14/08 09:18 AM
...in Overall Pending Sales. So the headline and sub-headline reads in the most recent press release from NABOR - Naples Area Board of Realtors - about the real estate market data for August of 2008. Notable points: In the over $300,000 category, home prices increased 5% in August of 2008 versus August of 2007 There is increased sales activity in the under $300,000 segment All other categories are stabilizing and trending upward All geographic areas show a 13% increase in overall pending home sales NABOR Summary: For the geographic areas tracked, overall pending home sales increased 92% to 527 compared to (0 comments)
Fashion Drive... The Residences at Coconut Point - 09/08/08 01:16 PM
Who wouldn't want to live on Fashion Drive! I'm talking about Fashion Drive in Estero, FL which is in the midst of A Simon Mall, one of its newest. It's an all open and outside mall complete with the best shopping, dining (casual and elegant), and entertainment. But what makes this extra special are the residences - The Residences at Coconut Point are luxurious condominiums complete with all the condominium amenities just "upstairs" from Fashion Drive. Some of the stand-outs at the mall are: Bag 'n Baggage, Brighton Collectibles, CJ Banks, Coach, Fossil, Marciano, PacSun, Solstice, West Coast Surf Shop, and West (0 comments)
Whole Foods at The Mercato Naples Florida is Now Open - 09/06/08 08:28 AM
September 5, 2008 the long awaited Whole Foods supermarket is now open at The Mercato in north Naples at the northeast corner of Vanderbilt Beach Road and U.S. 41. Whole foods is one of the anchor stores for the mixed used "lifestyle center" that is home to 330,000 square feet of retail space including a Cine Unidos 11-screen movie theater, 140,000 square feet of Class A office space (partially committd to by three law firms), and 175 condominium and villa residences at The Strada. The Mercato comes on the heels of Coconut Point outdoor mall and residences open just a while (0 comments)
Southwest Florida Real Estate Market Watch Data for August 2008 - 09/01/08 04:06 PM
It's the 1st of the month and I have posted on www.BobPisa.com a report that shows the charts for 12-month running average selling prices and unit volume sales. The data is broken down by area - Naples and Bonita Springs / Estero Florida. It is also broken down by single-family home and condominium. Here are the pending home sales trends...
Bonita Springs / Estero on the left, Naples on the right. Bonita / Estero have leveled off over the past few months while southwest Florida is "out of season" but the trend is still poistive and it is healthy. (0 comments)
Author Bio: Bob Pisa moved to the Naples area after spending 30 years in the Boston area. He was raised in the metro-NYC area and
graduated from the Rochester Institute of Technology (Rochester, NY) in 1974. His career has been primarily in high-technology
manufacturing and enterprise software for multi-national companies. Bob was also a successful small business entrepreneur and
ultimately sold his start up business after six years of operation to a major corporation. He is the former Vice President for the Grandezza
Master Homeowner's Association (two terms) and former President of the Santa Lucia Homeowner's Association (three terms.) Bob attained
his real estate license in 2005, and is working in commercial and residential real estate. He is a member of Naples Area Board of Realtors®,
NAR, and Florida REALTORS.
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