5 Places to Watch the Sunset in SWFL
We get this question so often that we figured we ought to write a blog about it!
Where To Watch The Sunset in Southwest Florida?
#1 Fort ...
Posted by Susan McCallion on April 1, 2021
A Better Look At Today's Lending Standards
There’s No Reason To Panic Over Today’s Lending Standards
Some are afraid the real estate market is starting to look a lot like it did in ...
Posted by James McCallion on March 26, 2021
Southwest Florida 2020 Accolades
The Beaches of Fort Myers and Sanibel have counted at least 17 different accolades that Southwest Florida was recognized for in 2020!
While lower ...
Posted by James McCallion on March 16, 2021
How to Make a Winning Offer on a Home
Today’s homebuyers are faced with a strong sellers’ market, which means there are a lot of active buyers competing for a ...
Posted by Susan McCallion on March 11, 2021
5 SWFL Non-Profits You Can Support From Home
We know that many of our clients usually support our local non-profit organizations by volunteering their time and talents. With COVID, however, many ...
Posted by Susan McCallion on March 1, 2021
What Are the Benefits of a 20% Down Payment?
There are plenty of low down-payment options available for qualified buyers who don’t want to put 20% down. However, it’s important to ...
Posted by Susan McCallion on February 25, 2021
Wakeboarding in North Fort Myers
There is no shortage of watersports in Southwest Florida. We’ve previously written about kiteboarding and windsurfing in our blog linked here....
Posted by James McCallion on February 15, 2021
2020 SWFL Real Estate Recap
The number of home sales in SWFL increased by 12.7% from 2019 to 2020. The dollar volume of homes sold increased by 27.2%. Despite the challenges ...
Posted by James McCallion on February 1, 2021
3 Tips To Avoid SWFL Rental Scams
Back in the day, you used to find rental home listings in the local newspaper. Now, you can easily find vacation rentals online, even by searching on ...
Posted by Susan McCallion on January 28, 2021
Will Forbearance Plans Lead to a Tsunami of Foreclosures?
At the onset of the economic disruptions caused by the COVID pandemic, the government quickly put into place forbearance plans to allow homeowners to ...
Posted by James McCallion on January 19, 2021
Reminder: File For Your Homestead Exemption
At the beginning of every new year, we like to remind you to file for your Florida Homestead Exemption.
What is a homestead exemption?
Posted by Susan McCallion on January 14, 2021
Winning As A Buyer In A Seller's Market
In most markets, home sellers have a slight advantage over home buyers, simply due to the lack of inventory of homes available for sale. When buyer ...
Posted by Susan McCallion on January 5, 2021
Local, State and National Parks in SWFL
Did you know Southwest Florida is home to 7 National Parks & Refuges, 9 State Parks, and numerous local parks? And that’s just tracking Lee ...
Posted by James McCallion on January 4, 2021
8 Resolutions For Selling Your Home in 2021
2020 was a year where you might have put off your goal of selling your home.
Or, it might have been the year to convince you to sell your home ...
Posted by Susan McCallion on December 21, 2020
Downtown Fort Myers Brings Holiday Cheer
Looking for some holiday cheer? Head to the Downtown Fort Myers River District!
The downtown area is home to a number of notable holiday light ...
Posted by Susan McCallion on December 9, 2020
It's ALIVE! - SWFL Real Estate Market Update
In the past two weeks, we've had two different properties go under contract before we could even fully list the property for sale! Proof that the ...
Posted by James McCallion on December 4, 2020
7 Reasons Not To Wait To Sell After The Holidays
Around this time each year, many homeowners decide to wait until after the holidays to sell their houses. Similarly, others who already have their ...
Posted by James McCallion on November 25, 2020
Fort Myers Ranked #1 Fastest Growing City in U.S.
It’s hard to believe that our very own Fort Myers outranked all of the other major, mid-size and small cities in the country as the fastest ...
Posted by Susan McCallion on November 20, 2020