Monthly Archives: June 2012

Naples Real Estate Update: Cleaner Than Hawaii, Florida Beaches Looking Good

I don’t know, I think a beach is a beach. I don’t like the beaches with the real gritty sand but heck, I love the views and always feel so fortunate when I am standing on a beach and looking … Continue reading

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Pending Sales Show Naples Florida Real Estate Rebound Continues

What global recession threat? It looks buyers appetites for Naples real estate is going to continue into July. A look at pending sales, those under contract without contingencies, are looking strong for next month. 860 properties are scheduled for final … Continue reading

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Naples, Florida Home Prices and Sales Volumes Continue To Rise

A look at average sold home prices this morning in Naples, Florida shows average home prices rising steadily through May. In the Sunshine MLS for the All Naples Area average home sale prices rose from approximately $320,000 in January to … Continue reading

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Naples Real Estate – Looks Like The Builders Are Feeling Good These Days

A drive around town will reveal an emerging sense of confidence among spec home builders and renovators. Talk to them directly and you will hear of business backlogs again and general optimism. Peer into the Sunshine MLS system and just … Continue reading

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What Do Underwater Mortgages Really Mean to a BUYER?

Last week CNN Money and Zillow reported “Despite rising home prices, more than 30% of borrowers, or close to 16 million homeowners, were underwater on their mortgage during the first quarter …” There are two things BUYERS should think about … Continue reading

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Naples Summer Real Estate Season Holding Up Pretty Well

Last summer was so strong people started talking about the end of “seasonality” in Naples real estate with summer sales holding up well. What is the story this year? So far not bad. One month does not a trend make … Continue reading

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Statewide Florida Real Estate Figures Looking Good – Follows Naples Pattern

Florida real estate statistics continue to show improvement and somewhat mimic the rebound in Naples. Florida Realtor reported “Pending sales, closed sales and median prices rose, while the inventory of homes and condos for sale dropped in Florida’s housing market … Continue reading

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