naples fl real estate: JUST LISTED! Open House 557 98th Ave - Walk to Beach - 05/01/21 06:24 AM
Just Listed!  557 98th Ave, Naples FL 34108 . . .  Offered at $875,000 . . . .  Open House Sun May 2nd - 12-4PM

naples fl real estate: NAPLES FL BUYERS - 10 Things to know for a Successful Purchase - 03/11/21 04:53 PM
Are you a serious buyer in the Naples and Bonita Springs real estate market? Have you written unsuccessful contract offers on properties? Did you lose out to competition?
Our real estate market is unique for many reasons and guaranteed it is different from your home state up north. The factors that are driving the current Supply and Demand situation are special to our market. Our real estate rules, regulations, contracts and representation are different from other states.
To be successful in today's real estate market, there are things that you need to know and understand in order to buy a home or condo. … (3 comments)

naples fl real estate: Naples FL - Investment Properties - Expectations & Costs - 07/10/20 09:12 PM
Everybody Wants to Know - How much can I expect in rent? What are my monthly costs? Naples, Florida  and the Naples real estate market enjoy some unique characteristics. One of those characteristics is that our real estate market remains strong throughout the year for sales. Although there are more people around during the winter months to make things seem "busy", our record of closed sales is distributed throughout the whole year. Many of the serious buyers intentionally come into town during the summer months to negotiate a deal. Another interesting characteristic is that seasonal rentals don't stop in the off season. … (0 comments)

naples fl real estate: Naples FL - Featured Homes of the Week - New Listings - 09/13/19 08:39 PM
This week we are featuring new on the market Downing - Frye Realty listings and opportunity knocks with some special properties! All of them are single family homes in some of the most desirable communities that we have to offer in Naples, Florida.
First up, is a single family home in Pelican Bay in a quiet spot just steps away from the walking path around Oakmont Lake.The inventory is tight for single family homes in Pelican Bay and this one is priced to sell quickly at $1,395,000 with over 2800 square feet under air. High ceilings, 3 bedrooms + a den, 3 full … (0 comments)

naples fl real estate: JUST LISTED! 640 106th Ave, Naples FL "Happy Home" - 04/06/19 06:28 PM
640 106th Ave, Naples FL 34108 . . . . . . . . . $499,000 "A Happy Home"
3 Bedroom, 2 Bath, 1 Car Garage
DESCRIBED BY ONE OF OUR VISITORS AS "A HAPPY HOME"! Its bright, its light, its cheerful, its coastal and the new open floor plan is very inviting.. . .
SOUTHERN EXPOSURE AND ONE OF THE NICEST REMODELS IN NAPLES PARK!  NEW tile floors throughout the home, NEW kitchen, quartz & granite countertops, new island with breakfast bar, floating display shelves, NEW recessed lighting throughout, NEW ceiling fans, NEW exterior lighting, ALL NEW bathrooms, NEW baseboards & door / … (2 comments)

naples fl real estate: Naples FL - Pet Friendly Properties in Pelican Bay - 03/22/19 10:09 PM
Pelican Bay is well known as a very desirable community and its unique beachfront amenities that set it apart from all others.Within the community are neighborhoods of single family homes, villas and different styles of condominiums. Prices go from $400,000 to sky is the limit. Some are pet friendly and some are not. There are ninety some neighborhoods (if you count each high rise condo as its own neighborhood) and each one determines its own pet policy. There is not one over riding policy for the whole community.
If you are thinking about a pet friendly purchase in Pelican Bay, then you … (0 comments)

naples fl real estate: OPEN HOUSE! 242 Tradewinds Ave (Canal Home) - Sunday 3-24-19 - 03/22/19 09:56 PM
Join us Sunday, March 24  from  1:30 to 4:30 PM
242 Tradewinds Ave, Naples, FL 34108  (MLS#218056586)
Offered at $1,345,000
3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 2 Car Garage, Pool  and Cul-de-Sac Location
LOCATED AT END OF CUL-DE-SAC AND ENJOYS WIDE WATER VIEWS TO THE WEST. NO OTHER CANAL HOME PROPERTIES OFFER THIS COMBINATION OF DESIRABLE FEATURES.  The home is bright with natural light and has water views from family room, kitchen and master bedroom. This well maintained canal / pool home can be enjoyed for years to … (2 comments)

naples fl real estate: JUST SOLD! 400 Flagship Dr - Penthouse -Regatta of Vanderbilt Beach FL - 03/02/19 01:34 PM
JUST SOLD! -  400 Flagship Drive #1208, Naples FL (Regatta of Vanderbilt Beach) . . .  $1,175,000
Regatta of Vanderbilt Beach- Living and vacationing in style in this PENTHOUSE CORNER condo. Park in the 2 car garage or day-trip from (optional) BOAT DOCK (with lift). You can’t get a more Premier condo in Regatta! All morning eastern light and end-of-day fabulous Gulf sunset views from this waterfront balcony. This condo was entirely upgraded in today’s Coastal Chic style. Wood-look tile in every room, LED lighting, floor-to-ceiling sliders, undermount sinks, Quartz countertops, sliding Barn-Door … (6 comments)

naples fl real estate: Naples FL - Tips for Buying a Vacation Home - 01/15/19 04:24 PM
Buying a vacation home is both an emotional purchase and an investment opportunity. There is a balance between the human side and the financial aspects to make the right decision. Here are some things to consider when you are thinking about a second home or part time residence in the Naples and Bonita Springs FL areas:
How much time are you going to spend here? Will it be a week or two at a time? Will it be a month or more at a time? What time of year will you be in the Naples / Bonita Springs area? Will you … (1 comments)

naples fl real estate: 7 Things You Need to Know for Investing / Flipping a Home In Naples FL - 01/14/19 03:44 PM
The real estate market in Naples, Florida is heating up as we come into "Season" .There is more foot traffic at Open House, more showing appointments are being scheduled at the homes currently on the market and new listings are coming onto the scene each day. There are good opportunities for the investor buyer with some motivated sellers wanting to make a deal. Are you a real estate investor that wants the rental income as you hold the property for a few years to enjoy the appreciation, too? Are you looking to "flip" a home for a profit in a short … (1 comments)

naples fl real estate: JUST SOLD! 6733 Marbella Lane, Naples FL (Marbella Lakes) - 01/02/19 03:55 PM
JUST SOLD -  6733 Marbella Lane, Naples, FL 34105 (Marbella Lakes) . . . $547,500
5 BEDROOMS - 4 BATHROOMS -  POOL and 2 CAR GARAGE!  Privacy and upgrades.  Resort style and toddler pools at community center.  PET FRIENDLY too.  This home was kept immaculately and presented beautifully.  The large kitchen featured granite countertops and stainless steel appliances!
Marbella Lakes is the "go to" community for 5 bedroom homes, newer construction, convenient location to everything & best value.  Marbella Lakes has a 24-hour manned gated entrance,  a full time on site Property Manager and a full time "Chief Entertainment Officer".  The community center offers a … (3 comments)

naples fl real estate: Naples FL - Five Things You Need to Know to Flip A Home - 12/29/18 07:30 AM
There is no question there is money to be made in flipping homes.  But, not all flips are successful.  So, if you want to flip a property in Naples , Florida here are five of the many things that you need to know or consider if you are thinking about investing in a real estate "flip".
1.) You need to be knowledgeable about the property values in the neighborhood- both before any renovation (when you are buying the property) and after you have invested in improvements (when you are selling the property). Where are you getting your information about recent closed sales? Is … (0 comments)

naples fl real estate: Naples FL - Why So Many Buyers Choose Pelican Bay - 12/17/18 06:06 PM
Pelican Bay offers the Florida lifestyle as no other community in Naples can do.Unique and unsurpassed amenities, beachfront features, convenient location, surrounding attractions and beautifully landscaped neighborhoods all add up to make Pelican Bay a most desirable home to full time and seasonal part time residents. Although exclusive in what the community offers its residents, there is something for everyone in a wide range of styles and prices for real estate.
Here are some of the highlights that make Pelican Bay so special:
Miles of private beach along the Gulf of Mexico. Two locations on the beach with full facilities for residents and their … (0 comments)

naples fl real estate: JUST SOLD! Esplanade - Naples FL (Golf Community) - 12/17/18 05:28 PM
We just sold a brand spanking new condo in Esplanade with golf privileges and our buyers LOVE their new home and the community! They are excited about enjoying this season playing golf and living the Florida lifestyle. 
Esplanade Golf and Country Club is one of the hottest new developments in all of Naples for very good reasons.
Gated new development loaded to the maxwith amenities Reasonable fees Pet friendly Unique concept with both golf and non-golf residences - works for everyone! Golf course recognized by Golf Digest as one of Best New Courses A wide price range offering condos that start in the … (2 comments)

naples fl real estate: Naples FL - 636 96th Ave (Naples Park) Walk to Vanderbilt Beach - 06/14/18 05:05 PM
636 96th Ave, Naples, FL 34108 - Naples Park . . . . . Offered at $545,000
EVERYTHING YOU'VE BEEN LOOKING FOR IN AN INVESTMENT OR 2ND HOME IN NAPLES!  3 bedroom 2 bath, southern exposure, heated salt-water pool surrounded by tropical landscaping, garage, and on the nicest looking block in Naples Park surrounded by new construction and beautifully landscaped yards! Pet friendly too.
The community of Naples Park enjoys an exceptional location to beach (walk or ride your cruiser bike to Vanderbilt Beach or Delnor Wiggins State Park), 2 marinas, bay front and beach front restaurants, public tennis courts, library, and Mercato … (1 comments)

naples fl real estate: Naples FL - This is the Time of Year to Make a Deal! Boating - 06/14/18 04:41 PM
Come on down! The Naples and Bonita Springs area enjoys some of the best waterfront views as well as boating opportunities anywhere. Prices for canal homes, bay front homes or condos and any waterfront homes with boating access to the Gulf of Mexico will vary depending on location, neighborhood, southern or northern exposure, bridge clearance and the home itself, of course. Our current real estate market is brisk. The power of Supply and Demand means a steep learning curve for the uninitiated - if you are a buyer then you need to understand that there are other buyers out there who recognize value … (0 comments)

naples fl real estate: Naples FL - Don't Let the Tides Dictate Your Boating Schedule - 06/14/18 04:34 PM

Don't let the tides dictate your boating schedule. There are three areas that are the favored for boating because there are no bridges between your home and the Gulf of Mexico, the water is deeper than other boating communities north of Naples Bay (The Moorings, Park Shore and Conners at Vanderbilt Beach) and you are as close as you are going to get to the "no wake zone" as you travel south. Port Royal is considered the most prestigious neighborhood of single family homes in Naples, Aqualane Shores is a luxurious  neighborhood of wide canal homes adjacent to Port Royal and Royal Harbor is located on the east side … (1 comments)

naples fl real estate: Naples FL - Pelican Marsh - Lifestyle & Luxury - 06/14/18 04:10 PM
Pelican Marsh is one of the premier gated communities in Naples offering a Florida lifestyle, convenient location to everything and a level of luxury across a wide price range. Residents enjoy an active lifestyle with all of the amenities you could wish while situated on more than two thousand acres of mature tropical landscaping with miles of paths, scenic lakes, nature preserve and an award winning golf course. The location is convenient to world class beaches, restaurants and shopping atMercato and Galleria Shoppes at Vanderbilt, a quick drive to RSW airport as well as easy access to Fifth Avenue South and … (0 comments)

naples fl real estate: Naples FL - Size Matters - Pine Ridge Estates - 06/12/18 06:02 PM
Pine Ridge Estates enjoys a combination that no other neighborhood in Naples can boast about – big lot size and great location.
By Naples standards, the properties are HUGE. All of the lots are at least an acre with many in the 1.5 to 1.75 acre range. Oversized lots are typically 2 to 3 acres. The smallest lot in Pine Ridge is twice to four times as big as the properties in other upscales neighborhoods like Port Royal, Park Shore, Moorings or Coquina Sands…….at a fraction of the land cost. As you would expect with such big properties in an established community, … (1 comments)

naples fl real estate: Naples FL - Marbella Lakes - Value & Location in a GL Community - 06/12/18 05:36 PM
MARBELLA LAKES offers great value in a convenient location with single family homes ranging from $500,000 to $700,000 and condos currently on the market for sale in the $300,000's. GL Homes enjoys an excellent reputation for quality, inclusive low HOA fees in their developments and more extensive amenities than their competitors. The Marbella Lakes community is located off of Livingston Road just south of Pine Ridge Road so there is quick access to public and private schools, necessities, shopping, restaurants, beaches and Olde Naples. Other GL Homes communities in the area include Marbella Isles, Riverstone, Stonecreek and Saturnia Lakes. Residents of … (0 comments)

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