Explore Fort Myers, FL

By Jeffrey Tumbarello
(South West Florida Real Estate Investment Association)
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  Beginner's Real Estate RoundtableNew Sub-group of the SWFLREIA hosted by:Jeff Tumbarello & Ralph SantilloAPRIL 10th & 24TH  (2 meetings monthly)Harborside Event Center (upstairs)1375 Monroe St.~Ft. Myers, FL 33901Class starts at 6:30 p.m.  We have a special treat to inaugurate this new subgroup...

By Gary Szolosi
(Paradise Realty Network)
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With the first quarter of 2007 now in the history books those that had been making all sorts of dire predictions of a market crash and bursting bubbles have  been proven to be more alarmist than prophets. When good fundamentals are in place investments will rise and fall but seem to always find a...

By Mark Hetrick, Fort Myers Real Estate
(List In MLS Realty, LLC)
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"Listed property sells faster and for more money than FSBO property".The days of having to pay high real estate commissions are over.  Today, you can list your real estate in the Realtor® MLS for a flat fee and only pay a commission if a Realtor® sells your property.  Listing in the MLS is the on...

By Joy & Shane Goushaw
(Sandals Realty)
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I feel blessed to wake up every morning to the beautiful sunshine and to live in a tropical climate.  Living here makes one feel as if they are on vacation everyday, if you stop and take the time to appreciate it.  All too often I find myself rushing from one place to the next without fully appre...

By Brett Ellis
(RE/MAX Realty Group)
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The Ellis Team has created 3 new graphs which illustrate how the SW Florida real estate market is doing.  Our number of homes closed graph shows the number of hoes closed by year from 2005-2007.  Our SW Florida real estate prices graph illustrates pricing trends, and our Month over Month graph sh...

By Chris Griffith, Bonita Springs Listing Agent
(Downing-Frye Realty, Bonita Springs, FL)
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Miromar Lakes - Fort Myers, Florida.  The stunning entry is the first indication that this community is different from any other in Southwest Florida.  From the grand entry there is a refreshing surprise or amenity at every turn First and foremost, the Miromar Beach Club, Spa & Fitness Center are...

By LLoyd Nichols, Southwest Florida Homes By The Sea
(Premier Florida Realty of SWFL)
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Fort Myers" River District" Master Plan shows healthy Real Estate    The vision of Fort Myers Downtown Distric Redevelopment started in the year 2000-2001 with the Genesis Group and DPZ which had a master Plan to transform the heart of Fort Myers and its 534 acres.The first plan started in 1986 a...

By Gary Szolosi
(Paradise Realty Network)
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In Southwest Florida the days of multiple offers and lotteries for properties ended about two years ago. I am kind of happy and also sad about it. I am happy because we have turned to a much more normal market and the flippers are gone. I am sad because a dog with a note in his mouth could sell a...

By LLoyd Nichols, Southwest Florida Homes By The Sea
(Premier Florida Realty of SWFL)
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         The City of Palms Park    Night lights The lights towers shined down upon City of Palms Park. in Fort Myers, Lee County, Florida, has been the home of the charismaticRed Sox since the opening of the new Ball Park in 1993 and have become a fixture in Lee County during the Spring Training....

By Ryan Monroe, E-Pro Fort Myers to Estero Homes
(Keller Williams World Class, Realtors)
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  Search Fort Myers MLS City of Palms: A Snapshot of Beautiful Fort Myers, FloridaFort Myers:  A Colorful History Ponce de Leon came to Fort Myers when he explored areas along Southwest Florida's Gulf coast in 1513 & 1521. During the last half of the 1700s the area was a base of operations for ba...

By Ryan Monroe, E-Pro Fort Myers to Estero Homes
(Keller Williams World Class, Realtors)
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I want to alert you all to MAJOR changes in the mortgage industry.  I'm sure you all have seen articles, news, e-mails, etc. about mortgage companies closing their doors.  It is happening everywhere.  In fact, several of lenders are now out of business.  Why?  Read on for a segment of a March 1, ...

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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                                                                             Finding a home in todays world is pretty easy, as well as finding all the information you will need to make an accurate choice on a Realtor to help you with your purchase. There are all kinds of web sites for real estate...

By LLoyd Nichols, Southwest Florida Homes By The Sea
(Premier Florida Realty of SWFL)
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The Calusa Herpetological Society is not rare.      As I was promoting in localism.com the area of Iona Fort Myers, I stumbled on an unusual society.These herpetological  societies are under the umbrella of The Green Iguana Society, which is even more troubling because it means that other states ...

By LLoyd Nichols, Southwest Florida Homes By The Sea
(Premier Florida Realty of SWFL)
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The community of Iona , has long been a favorite of Fort Myers visitors and residents. As you drive from Fort Myers Beach or sanibel towards cape Coral along Mc Gregor blv, you will discover why Iona is considered one of the better areas of Fort Myers. With over 12, 000 residents, it is part of S...

By LLoyd Nichols, Southwest Florida Homes By The Sea
(Premier Florida Realty of SWFL)
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After major increases in 2004 and 2005 which saw in some cases 50% hikes for homeowners insurance, and Governor Charlie Crist pushing in Jan 31 for a new legislations to prevent insurances from renewing  "one the spot" insurance policies, we have now a twist. Floridians have been following the di...

By LLoyd Nichols, Southwest Florida Homes By The Sea
(Premier Florida Realty of SWFL)
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CALUSA PALMS  Located in South West Fort Myers on A & W Bulb rd, South West of McGrergor Blvd, Calusa Palms is one of my favorite community. It is a gated community with 146 single homes and 184 carriages homes. Its is situated only 6 miles to the Fort Myers Beach and also about 15 mn drive to Sa...

By Ray Higdon
(Forever Wealth Club)
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    Awesome New Construction Loft Condo in Downtown Ft Myers. St Tropez loft unit with beautiful river views. 2745 1st st unit L9, Ft Myers, FL 33916 - New Unit under construction. Loft is on first and second floor overlooking intercoastal waterways St.Tropez offers luxurious amenities to include...

By LLoyd Nichols, Southwest Florida Homes By The Sea
(Premier Florida Realty of SWFL)
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Much was anticipated when the House voted with a overwhelming 116-2 to cut our insurance rates.  The Senate followed by an unanimous vote and approved to curb down an ever growing home insurance cost which was already straining millions of homeowners.  These who were hardest hit were of course ho...

By Gary Szolosi
(Paradise Realty Network)
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KNOCK - KNOCK -You Need to See the Signs Having a background in the investment banking business has given me some insight into viewing some similarities to the current real estate market. I can remember during the "Jimmy Carter Era" when I was selling municipal-bonds and the interest rate was at ...

By Brett Ellis
(RE/MAX Realty Group)
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December showing numbners are out for the RE/MAX office in Fort Myers, Florida.  December numbers were actually very strong considering showings decrease a few weeks before Christmas.RE/MAX Showing Index SW Florida can be found here along with October and November showing statistics.

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