So you want to buy a house on Sanibel. Well, Sanibel can accommodate you. The island real estate market is diverse and can meet the needs of most. There are single-family houses that range in size from 1500 to 21,000 square feet with a list price from $440,000 to $8.5 million. But, as they say, the truth is in the details.

House Hunting on Sanibel

  • For a house on the open water – the gulf, the bay or a large bayou with gulf access – the price will average $3.7 million for about 7,000 square feet. The price range is $699,000 to $8.5 million for 2,000 to 21,000 square feet.

  • A house on a canal, a lake or Roosevelt Channel will average $1.3 million for 5,000 square feet. The range is $580,000 to $4.2 million for 1,400 to 4,400 square feet.

  • A house that’s away from the water, but within an easy distance to the water – the near beach and inland homes – will average $1.1 million for about 3,800 square feet. The range is $440,000 to $3.5 million for 1,500 to 12,500 square feet.


Sanibel Real Estate Market

That is a real estate market that is diverse enough to meet the needs of most buyers. It’s not hard to understand this market and locate the house that’s good for you. All you need is an expert to help you navigate this wonderful island market – and David Schuldenfrei is such an expert. He has been in the business of island real estate for over 30 years – longer than most anyone else. He has the background and skill to help you translate your needs into a comfortable house buying experience. And he also has the credentials – the highest professional designations – CRS, GRI and SCIS as well as the confidence of his colleagues and customers. His colleagues have voted him president of the real estate association 3 times and his customers have named him Realtor of the Year 4 times. This is a man who knows his business and cares for his customers. Pick up the phone and call him. See what a difference a Dave can make!

Properties - 238 results

Captiva Beach

11535 Wightman Ln

$2,099,000

  • Residential Near Beach
  • 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, 3040 Sq Ft
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Captiva Beach

11530 Laika Ln

$2,200,000

  • Residential Inland
  • 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, 3852 Sq Ft
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Captiva Beach

11506 Wightman Ln

$1,450,000

  • Residential Near Beach
  • 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 3480 Sq Ft
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Captiva Beach

11541 Wightman Ln

$2,175,000

  • Residential Near Beach
  • 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 5714 Sq Ft
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Captiva Landings

17101 Captiva Dr

$2,995,000

  • Residential Bayfront
  • 7 bedrooms, 6 baths, 12577 Sq Ft
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Cardinal Ridge

3009 Turtle Gait Ln

$3,299,000

  • Residential Near Beach
  • 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, 12508 Sq Ft
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Castaway Estates

5690 Sanibel Captiva Rd

$996,000

  • Residential Bayou
  • 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 7257 Sq Ft
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Castaway Estates

5739 Pine Tree Dr

$829,000

  • Residential Canal
  • 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 5826 Sq Ft
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Castaway Estates

5885 Pine Tree Dr

$699,000

  • Residential Canal
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2352 Sq Ft
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Chateaux Sur Mer

4689 Rue Belle Mer

$7,695,000

  • Residential Gulf
  • 5 bedrooms, 6 baths, 21635 Sq Ft
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Chateaux Sur Mer

4791 Rue Helene

$849,000

  • Residential Near Beach
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 4720 Sq Ft
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Colony Beach Estates

411 Bella Vista Way

$2,150,000

  • Residential Gulf
  • 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, 5588 Sq Ft
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Del Sega

6412 Pine Ave

$1,245,000

  • Residential Canal
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 3162 Sq Ft
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Del Sega

2464 Blind Pass Court

$1,300,000

  • Residential Canal
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 4334 Sq Ft
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Del Sega

2479 Blind Pass Ct

$1,300,000

  • Residential Canal
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 4301 Sq Ft
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Del Sega

2490 Coconut Drive

$868,000

  • Residential Canal
  • 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 5458 Sq Ft
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Del Sega

2629 Coconut Drive

$1,198,000

  • Residential Bayfront
  • 2 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1560 Sq Ft
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Dinkins Bayou

0 Dinkins Lake Road

$1,375,000

  • Residential Near Beach
  • 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 5826 Sq Ft
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Dinkins Bayou

6101 Starling Way

$1,249,000

  • Residential Canal
  • 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 7139 Sq Ft
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Dunes Sanibel

1478 Albatross Rd

$639,000

  • Residential Inland
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 3787 Sq Ft
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Dunes Sanibel

1043 Sand Castle Rd

$850,000

  • Residential Lake
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 3576 Sq Ft
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Dunes Sanibel

1040 Sand Castle Rd

$549,000

  • Residential Near Beach
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 3205 Sq Ft
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Dunes Sanibel

1027 Sand Castle Rd

$549,000

  • Residential Inland
  • 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2760 Sq Ft
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Dunes Sanibel

1426 Causey Ct

$1,195,000

  • Residential Near Beach
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 5888 Sq Ft
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