Monthly Archives: February 2014

Up, Up, and Up – Real Estate Is On A Roll

How is the Naples real estate market doing at the end of March? Up. As in Up, Up, and Up. Just about every metric – price, inventory, days on market point to a strong real estate market. On the ground … Continue reading

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Real Estate Investing – A Look At Florida

The historical tales of Florida real estate investing have made the rounds throughout our country. Henry Flagler would go all in and invest his entire Standard Oil fortune for projects from St Augustine to Miami to Key West building railroads, … Continue reading

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Craft Beer Gaining Popularity in Naples – Nice On A Hot Day!

(A batch of Lefty’s Lager in cold fermentation) Ok maybe it is our warm weather or the unbelievable combination of a good craft beer and the Florida Sunshine but there is no doubt the craft beer thing is gaining momentum … Continue reading

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Cycling in Naples, Florida – Be Careful Out There

  What in the world is going on in our community? This could be one of the roughest years I remember for my fellow cyclists. Kelly goes down at Crayton and Harbor, then we have the Ben Hill Griffin wreck … Continue reading

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Another Look At the Old Naples Real Estate Market – A Tale Of Two Different Markets

It is widely published that average single family home prices in Old Naples are now over $1,000,000. I still remember when the first house in Port Royal sold for $1,000,000. Let’s take a look at the Old Naples real estate … Continue reading

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Why people are moving to Florida – And What It Means For Real Estate

As my son and his fiancée travel south today to relocate to Naples, Florida so I thought I would write about the bigger picture – a significant migration is underway to Florida once again – and not just old folks. … Continue reading

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The Naples Botanical Garden: Doing More Good Than You Might Imagine

There is something decadent writing about a tropical paradise in the middle of one of the worst winters up north in years. My heart goes out (truly) to my friends and family “up north” during these cold and snowy times. … Continue reading

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