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Relay for Life 2014 Bonita Springs

Head over to Riverside Park in Bonita Springs on April 26th for the Relay for Life event! The Relay for Life is an overnight community fundraising walk benefitting the American Cancer Society. Teams of people camp out around a track and members of each team take turns walking around the track! Food, games and activities provide entertainment and build camaraderie. This is a family-friendly environment for the entire community! The event takes place from 4:00PM…

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13th annual Mike Ditka-Jim Hart Celebrity Golf Invitational

The 13th annual Mike Ditka-Jim Hart Celebrity Golf Invitational will be held Friday, April 13th and Saturday, April 14th at Golf Club of the Everglades.  A field of 124 amateurs will enjoy the two-day event, kicked off with the Celebrity Pairings Party on Friday night. Amateurs can register by calling the pro shop at (239) 354-4727 and donating $550 per individual player or $2,000 per foursome. Former football, basketball and hockey stars round out the…

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NEIGHBORHOOD SNAPSHOT REPORT – February 2014

Each month, we publish the Neighborhood Snapshot Report which shows the number of closed sales over the last 12 months, as well as the available inventory in some of Naples’ and Bonita Springs’ most popular neighborhoods.  This report is divided by single-family homes and condominiums, and gives residents insight into how active their neighborhood is, as well as surrounding neighborhoods. Monthly Active/Closed Snapshot 12 Month Sold Comparison Report for Select Communities Information contained in this…

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MARKET REPORT – February 2014 FOR NAPLES, BONITA, ESTERO MARKET AREAS

Number of Sales above $2M Back to 2005 Levels The February 2014 Market Report is now available! Covering the Naples, Bonita Springs and Estero combined market. You can get info on sales, pending sales and information in what the inventory situation looks like. 2014 continues its hot start and is poised get better. LISTED, PENDED, CLOSED YEAR TO DATE February 2014 LISTED, PENDED, CLOSED MONTH TO DATE February 2014 BREAKDOWN BY PRICE CATEGORY YEAR TO DATE February 2014 (This chart shows the percentage…

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BREAKING NEWS – Flood Insurance bill passes US House of Reps

The Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014 Yesterday was the first day of the 2014 Florida Legislative Session in Tallahassee. It was a busy day where we saw the US House of Representatives pass H.R. 3370, “The Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act” which is expected to go straight to the Senate. If the bill passes the Senate it will then be sent to President Obama for his signature. The Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act…

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Cash Purchases and Prices Continue to Rise in Collier County

Cash Purchases and Prices Continue to Rise in Collier County In a report published last week by RealtyTrac, Southwest Florida is seeing an increase in home prices as well as cash purchases. It also states that we are seeing a decline in investor purchased homes. Almost 70% of residential home purchases in Collier County in January were cash compared to 75% in Lee County and 88% in Charlotte County. In January 2014 the median price…

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26th Annual Downtown Naples Festival of the Arts

Like the annual Downtown Naples New Year’s Art Fair, this festival takes place on the streets of historic downtown Naples.  Approximately 230 artists from around the country are selected for their artistry and craftsmanship to exhibit in this show. Together, they bring an extensive variety of artworks ranging from original oils and acrylics on canvas, panel and galvanized aluminum to watercolors on paper, 2D and 3D mixed media collages, limited edition prints, photography, digital art,…

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FineMark Tour Players Tennis Classic 2014

Tennis, anyone? If you love tennis, you won’t want to miss the FineMark Tour Players Tennis Classic 2014 held at Bonita Bay Club.  This event featuring nearly twenty of the world’s top touring professionals in a pro-am, clinics and Kids Cup Challenge. Tickets range from $75 to $400 for this event. Among the pros expected to participate are Roy Emerson, Gigi Fernandez, Don Johnson, Rick Leach, David Pate, JoAnne Russell, Owen Davidson and Fred Stolle. …

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Fort Myers Beach Lions Club Shrimp Festival

On March 8-9, 2014, head north to Fort Myers Beach for the Fort Myers Beach Lions Club Shrimp Festival!  The festival begins at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 8 with a two mile parade marching down Fort Myers Beach’s main thoroughfare, Estero Boulevard. The parade will travel from the Fort Myers Beach Elementary School to Lynn Hall Park next to Time Square.  From 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Lynn Hall Park, the Lion’s…

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MARKET REPORT – JANUARY 2014 FOR NAPLES, BONITA, ESTERO MARKET AREAS

Average Days on Market Decreases; Pended Sales Highest Level Since 2005 The January 2014 Market Report is now available! Covering the Naples, Bonita Springs and Estero combined market. You can get info on sales, pending sales and information in what the inventory situation looks like. 2014 is off to a hot start and only looks to be improving for next month. LISTED, PENDED, CLOSED YEAR TO DATE JANUARY 2014 LISTED, PENDED, CLOSED MONTH TO DATE JANYARY…

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