Archive for February, 2011

Sanibel Shell Fair Coming Soon

Mark you calendars!  Next Thursday-Saturday (March 3-5) is our annual shell fair at the Sanibel Community Center.  There are always new and interesting exhibits, but go early to avoid the crowds. Read More »

Beachfront Complex on Sanibel

I have a great new listing at Coquina Beach unit 3E.  It’s a two bedroom/2 bath with loft and has been totally remodeled with granite kitchen counters, vaulted wood ceilings, and new furnishings.  Great pool views.  Priced to sell at $419,000. Read More »

Saving our Wildlife

Ding Darling Wildlife Society has a group of volunteers called Friends of the Refuge who are involved in a worthy endeavor.  Each Friday when the Refuge is closed, they go in and cut and pull all the monofilament fishing lines and lures caught in the mangroves.  They use kayaks to get up close to the mangroves.  Fishing line is deadly to the... Read More »

Another Day in Paradise

Compliments of Roberta. Read More »

Building Permits Up

The number of permits issued by the city of Sanibel for building single family homes was at a 5 year high last year.  This coincides with the number of lot sales being way up for 2010.  This just reinforces the fact that Sanibel is a desirable and popular  place to invest and live in. Read More »

Starfish Lane

I have a great new listing in the gated community of Butterknife here on Sanibel.  Fantastic 3 bedroom contemporary home with separate master suite, office, family room with wet bar, breakfast nook, orchid atrium, heated pool and spa, and only a short walk to the beach access.  Call me today for all the details. Read More »

January Sanibel Real Estate Stats

For the first month of the new year there were 9 closed condo sales, 16 contingent or pending with 288 active listings.  For residential there were 10 closed sales, 45 contingent or pending, and 274 active listings.  Lots were not as busy with only 1 closed sale, 2 contingent and 114 active listings.  It looks promising with season just coming... Read More »