Category: Single-Family Homes

Are You Retiring? Consider Downsizing Your Home

May 19, 2016 / by jillkushner / in Bonita Springs, Bonita Springs Real Estate, Buying a Home, Custom Single Family, Florida, High-rise, Highrise, Mid-rise & Coach, Naples, Real Estate, Retirement, Selling a Home, Single-Family Homes, The Colony at Pelican Landing, The Colony Golf and Bay Club / 0 Comments

Retirement is an exciting time, and if you’re at that point in your life, it’s time to examine your current situation, financially and in terms of real estate, to determine how you want to spend your golden years. When you’re ready to retire, downsizing from a single family home to a highrise condo can be […]

Looking at July 2014 Stats for Townhouses and Condos

August 29, 2014 / by Nella / in Single-Family Homes

The market for townhouses and condos in Bonita Springs and Estero continues to heat up, if the latest report from the Bonita Springs – Estero Association of Realtors is any indication. According to the report for July 2014, the area’s median sale price stood at $227,500, which was 13.8 percent higher than the $200,000 mark […]

7 Reasons You Should Be In Southwest Florida

January 23, 2013 / by nikkiadmin / in Amenities, Beaches, Bonita Springs, Custom Single Family, Florida, Golf, High-rise, Highrise, Master Communities, Mid-rise & Coach, Single-Family Homes, Southwest Florida, Tennis, The Colony Golf and Bay Club, Villa Homes / 0 Comments

Here’s an interesting statistic I just found. There are 78 million baby boomers  in the U.S., and professionals predict that one-sixth of them will spend part of their lives in the state of Florida. That’s almost 13 million new residents of Florida between now and 2023.” It’s no surprise to anyone who lives here! Here are just 7 reasons why Southwest Florida, especially Bonita […]

Buying a Resale vs. Buying a New Home

November 28, 2012 / by jenniferadmin / in Bonita Springs, Buying a Home, Florida, High-rise, Naples, Real Estate, Single-Family Homes / 0 Comments

It’s an age-old debate — the pros and cons of buying a resale vs. a new home. If you’ve already started your home search, you’ve undoubtedly become familiar with what you want in a home and neighborhood (and what you don’t). I have worked with clients who are unsure of whether or not to purchase […]

Uncovering your Dream Home in Bonita Springs, Florida

October 24, 2012 / by jenniferadmin / in Amenities, Beaches, Bonita Springs, Dining, Entertainment, Florida, Golf, High-rise, Lifestyle, Real Estate, Shopping, Single-Family Homes, The Colony Golf and Bay Club, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Searching for a new or second home is easier once you understand what’s most important to you. I always tell clients who are considering moving to The Colony Golf & Bay Club that it’s best to organize your thoughts by writing down what you absolutely need in a new or second home, and what you […]

Bonus Room Decorating Idea: Forget the ‘Man Cave’. It’s time for the ‘Lady Cave’.

October 22, 2012 / by jenniferadmin / in Bonita Springs, Decor, High-rise, Lifestyle, Single-Family Homes, Staging, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

We’ve all heard the term “Man Cave” before. Most of us know the phrase to represent that male sanctuary where men are free to do and decorate as they please, be alone for “man-time” or hang out with friends. Move over men, it’s the woman’s turn! Over the years, I’ve seen a trend amongst retired […]

Tips for Negotiating the Selling Price of a Home

October 14, 2012 / by jenniferadmin / in High-rise, Selling a Home, Single-Family Homes, The Colony Golf and Bay Club, Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Selling your home or high-rise condo can be tricky, but knowing how to successfully engage in negotiations can mean thousands of dollars to you. Here are some tips you can use for negotiating the price of a home or high-rise condo: Assess the current climate of the real estate market. Sometimes there will be lots […]

At Your Service: Concierge Service at The Colony Golf & Bay Club.

September 23, 2012 / by integrityadmin / in Amenities, Dining, Golf, High-rise, Lifestyle, Real Estate, Single-Family Homes, The Colony Golf and Bay Club / 0 Comments

Located in Bonita Springs, Florida, the Colony Golf & Bay Club is a private, gated luxury community. One of the many reasons I enjoy listing exclusively for this community is due to the vast array of amenities The Colony offers its single-family, mid-rise and high-rise residents. In addition to the 18-hole championship golf course and […]

Heading to your Seasonal Home in Florida? Some Tips to Protect Your Northern Residence while away.

September 17, 2012 / by integrityadmin / in Bonita Springs, Florida, High-rise, Real Estate, Single-Family Homes, Southwest Florida, The Colony Golf and Bay Club / 0 Comments

Even though snowbirds typically don’t arrive here in Florida until the weather up North gets cold, Naples and Bonita Springs do see a small influx in seasonal homeowners returning from October to early December. Regardless of when you arrive, the trip to Southwest Florida can be costly if you fail to prepare your Northern home […]

From Yoga Classes to Private Wine Lockers: The Amenities of Master-Planned Communities.

September 9, 2012 / by integrityadmin / in Amenities, Bonita Springs, Dining, Golf, High-rise, Lifestyle, Single-Family Homes, The Colony Golf and Bay Club / 0 Comments

Florida’s master-planned community scene is definitely competitive. There are an abundance of single-family homes, high-rise condominiums and villa homes targeting the first, second and even third home buyer. This means that developers must offer luxurious community and high-rise building amenities in order to separate themselves from the pack. Most communities have fitness centers, but some […]