lee county: Cape Coral Real Estate - homes 2 for 1? - 03/30/08 02:43 AM
Cape Coral Real Estate - 2 for the price of 1? Sort of.
We've been getting many calls the past couple of weeks asking us about the 2 for 1 houses available in Cape Coral, Florida.
Where are they? Do they exist? Well, yes & no.
If you are talking about the prices of homes for sale right now - compared to 2005, then YES, there are a lot of them that are 1/2 price. But if you are referring to homes priced correctly in today's market, then no, 1/2 price houses do NOT exist.
Here's an example. We have a 1700 s.f. home … (2 comments)

lee county: 55 and older communities in Lee County - 10/25/07 03:03 AM
Would you like to live in a 55+ community?

Did you know that many 55 & older communities are registered online through the State of Florida's Commission on Human Relations website? While every community may not be in the list it is a good place to start.

You can see the list for Lee County, Florida over 55+ communities by clicking the link below: 55 & over communities

If you have more questions or are interested in finding out what properties are available for sale or for rent in these 55 & over communities of Lee County … (0 comments)

lee county: Foreclosures in Lee County - 09/07/07 01:35 AM
Update: Considering a short sale?
Well it appears they are still on the rise here in Lee County.  Yes folks, we have many foreclosures here in Lee County.
Am I surprised by this? NO.
A recent article in the news-press.com sites 1,232 foreclosures filed in August of 2007. In July there were only 1,045.
Building permits are also way down. Only 63 permits for single family homes were issued in August of 2007. This is the lowest number since November of 1981! Wow!
So is the sky falling? NO.
The market is readjusting. First time homebuyers can now buy NICE houses … (10 comments)

lee county: Lee County Property Taxes - 08/22/07 10:24 AM
Lee County, Florida Property Taxes If you own property in Lee County, Florida you should have received your new trim notice.
If you do you would have noticed a pretty significant decrease in your taxes.
I think the biggest reductions are on vacant land.
FYI, vacant land in Cape Coral maxed out in 2005 about $90-100,000 & decreased in 2006/2007 to about $25,000 for the same lot worth $100,000 then. Mind you, vacant land in Cape Coral had values of $1,000-5,000 from the early 80s up until about 2002 when we watched them steadily increase up to those … (3 comments)

lee county: Lee County Schools - 06/15/07 07:02 AM
Well now that school is officially out here locally many people are considering buying a new home in time for the school year. This includes those relocating from other areas, those moving within the Lee County area & those currently renting & ready to buy.
The 2 typical questions I am asked about the schools here in Lee County are:
What school district is this home in?Lee County is set up as a school choice county. This means that you get your pick of what school your child goes to. You can pick from any of the schools in your zone. Most people end … (2 comments)

lee county: Cape Coral, Florida Yacht Club - 04/15/07 07:25 AM
Well, as I often do, I went to the yacht club in Cape Coral, Florida the other day. It is so pretty there. It's one of Cape Coral's only beaches. It sits on the Caloosahatchee River (that's the river between Cape Coral & Ft. Myers).
It's cute, there is of course, yacht dockage. There is also a tennis shop, swimming pool, playground, restaurant, boat ramp & more.
So here are some photos for your viewing pleasure.
 

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lee county: Lee County, Florida Homeowners - 02/07/07 05:40 AM
Are you 'stuck' in your current home? Afraid that if you move to a larger, or even smaller home, that your tax bill will be TOO HIGH? Have you lived in your current house for several + years & have way more than the $25,000 save our homes reduction for assessed value vs market value?
Soon, you may be able to move your homestead exemption with you. Yep, there is a petition you can sign to push for this.
Here's the summary from the form:
Providing for the transfer of a portion of the difference between current market value of a homestead … (0 comments)

lee county: Cape Coral House - 01/27/07 03:43 AM
Here's another great opportunity to purchase a home in Cape Coral, Florida.
This house was built in 2003 & has city water & sewer in already. Located in very desirable SW Cape Coral & priced to sell.
Here's the listing details:
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lee county: Lee County Population Growth - 12/29/06 04:39 AM
Lee County• The 2006 Lee County population is estimated at 585,608. · According to the University of Florida Bureau of Economic and Business Research, Lee County will add between 75,000 and 100,000 people every five years until 2030.
• That means that the county will have added as many people in 25 years as it did in the 45 years before. • Between 1960 and 2005, the population growth was about 500,000. It's expected to double by 2030, bringing the total population to 1 million.
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Florida• The 2006 Florida population is estimated at 18,089,888.
· According to the Census Bureau, Florida remains … (2 comments)

 
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