Explore Fort Myers, FL

By LLoyd Nichols, Southwest Florida Homes By The Sea
(Premier Florida Realty of SWFL)
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            In the last 5 years I have seen The Fort Myers Downtown Commercial District, also known as the Historic District and part of the newly called River District transformed into one of the great areas of South West Florida. The proud Royal Palms and landscaping  breaks Mc Gregor's center ...

By Leslie Barad
(Sellstste Achievers Realty Netwwork Inc.)
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If you read a newspaper or watch tv, I don't have to tell you this is a bad time in real estate...you already know it.  In spite of that, there are many agents who are having a good year this year.  While I won't be breaking any records in 2007, I really can't complain either.  That's because i h...

By Bill Gillhespy, Fort Myers Beach Realtor, Fort Myers Beach Agent - Homes & Condos
(16 Sunview Blvd)
Comments 7
As if the market isn't tough enough !     We are all tired of the negative real estate news served up on a daily basis.  Hopefully agents have been able to tune it out and not get too bummed by the daily slamming of the market.  Well, this morning may have seen a new low to this fiasco.  The annu...

By Joe Kendall Broker, It's Always best to talk to "Broker Joe"
(Keller Williams Realty of Fort Myers & The Islands)
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               Joe Kendall Realtor with Sandals Realty 239-560-0726 writes, The real estate market may allways revolve in time, but the "Old Charm" of the McGregor Blvd will always be there! This location in Fort Myers is very special maybe that is why so may people tour the neighborhood each yea...

By Chris Griffith, Bonita Springs Listing Agent
(Downing-Frye Realty, Bonita Springs, FL)
Comments 8
The Fort Myers Track Club held its August Fun Run tonight at the Ten Mile Canal Linear Park.  The linear park is a designated greenway that is a work in progress that will span the city of Fort Myers when completed.  The Linear Park is only about 8 miles north of Bonita Springs.This race began at...

By Chris Griffith, Bonita Springs Listing Agent
(Downing-Frye Realty, Bonita Springs, FL)
Comments 15
Six Mile Cypress Slough (pronounced slew) is a 2,200 acre wetland in Fort Myers, Florida.  This tour was taken in mid August during a somewhat unseasonably dry summer. The foliage and wetlands were active with wildlife and the landscape featured lush swamp plants.  The Slough measures 9 miles lon...

By Joe Kendall Broker, It's Always best to talk to "Broker Joe"
(Keller Williams Realty of Fort Myers & The Islands)
Comments 2
                                      Discover the "Florida Life Style" of living in one of the several Golf Communties in Southwest Florida!  Joe Kendall "The Service Specialist"  Realtor with Sandals Realty 239-560-0726 www.ViewSWFlorida.com writes, Fort Myers Florida has lots of choices when i...

By Scott Slocum, Scott Slocum & Associates 239-222-4800, Cape Coral
(Florida Future Realty Inc.)
Comments 9
The other day I had an associate ask me... Where is all the business ?  Where are you getting your leads ?  My reply may surprise you... Internet Marketing... Now I'm not buying leads... I have several webpages out there and I advertise my listings (FOR FREE) on over 40 different internet real es...

By Joe Kendall Broker, It's Always best to talk to "Broker Joe"
(Keller Williams Realty of Fort Myers & The Islands)
Comments 1
       Joe Kendall Realtor with Sandals Realty www.ViewSwFlorida.com Direct line 239-560-0726 writes: What would paradise be with out the chance to enjoy a pool 365 days a year! Well in southwest Florida where the real estate market remains a Home Buyers Wonderland! There is every choice of style...

By Scott Slocum, Scott Slocum & Associates 239-222-4800, Cape Coral
(Florida Future Realty Inc.)
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As Realtors we must keep involved in what is happening in our community.  In an effort to keep the community updated regarding community events I would like to pass on this special event to benefit two local heros. On Sunday August 12th, 2007 there will be a fundraiser to benefit City of Fort Mye...

By Wendy B. White, Making Dreams, Come True
(Remax Dream)
Comments 6
I recently had a buyer contact me through my yahoo profile. He is someone looking for an investment property. After further talk of what kind of property he wanted, and where he wanted the property, he started throwing around a term I had never heard of. The term was APOD. He was somewhat in shoc...

By Scott Slocum, Scott Slocum & Associates 239-222-4800, Cape Coral
(Florida Future Realty Inc.)
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How do I become a Firefighter ?  As you may or may not know by reading my bio on Active Rain, I also serve my community full-time as a Firefighter Paramedic.  This is a common question asked to those of us in the industry by members of the public that are interested in becoming public safety prof...

By Joy & Shane Goushaw
(Sandals Realty)
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Laguna Lakes Escape to tropical Laguna Lakes!  Live like you are on vacation everyday ! Laguna Lakes is an upscale community in Southwest Florida.  Laguna Lakes is literally just a few short miles to some of the best beaches is in Florida.  Sanibel Island and the barrier islands are favorite vaca...

By Joe Kendall Broker, It's Always best to talk to "Broker Joe"
(Keller Williams Realty of Fort Myers & The Islands)
Comments 0
   Joe Kendall Realtor with Sandals Realty writes, People that I meet from the Midwest always tell me,"What am I going to do with out my basement" here in southwest Florida?  I have always had a basement to store my stuff! I said  store your stuff? I said now truthfully, how much of that "stuff ...

By LLoyd Nichols, Southwest Florida Homes By The Sea
(Premier Florida Realty of SWFL)
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       When Charles Joseph Crist, Jr. ran for Governor of Florida I had doubts.I still do. First of all he was our Attorney General and like it or not I am not crazy about attorneys. The major reason is because in our own town of Fort Myers Beach two of the 5 elected congressman are lawyers. They...

By LLoyd Nichols, Southwest Florida Homes By The Sea
(Premier Florida Realty of SWFL)
Comments 2
After starting a comment on What can a Real Estate Assistant do legally?by Melissa I realize that the answer would be too lengthy so I might as well make it a blog. I am sure that Melissa knows most of the answers and she does raise an important question and I am giving her the credit for the sub...

By Joy & Shane Goushaw
(Sandals Realty)
Comments 3
Enjoy the Crown Colony LifestyleAre you tired of the golf courses you have been playing?  Are you ready to make your next home in a community where you wake up every morning feeling like you are on vacation?  If so, the Magnificent Crown Colony community in Fort Myers, Florida is for you.  Top 1...

By Joy & Shane Goushaw
(Sandals Realty)
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 Do you want to know what is happening in Lee County Florida? CORE (Community of Realtors) has developed a Stellar new website with a purpose of, in their own words, "to build a community of consumers and Realtors".   www.snoopzone.info went live on May 4th, 2007.  CORE has succeeded in bringing ...

By Ray Higdon
(Forever Wealth Club)
Comments 9
Stop Focusing on your Competition, Focus on YOU! Jim Rohn said it best when he said, “Don’t wish for things to be easier, wish for YOU to be better!” This is advice I think a lot of us could use more in our lives. If you study the law of attraction, you learn that when you worry and focus on you...

By LLoyd Nichols, Southwest Florida Homes By The Sea
(Premier Florida Realty of SWFL)
Comments 6
 You have seen the tall figure of the celebrated land surveyor, turned Virginian land owner, turned supreme General of all armies of Patriots storming into Yorktown against the defeated loyalist General  Cornwallis of England, the man who kicked the English to where they came from with the flambo...

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