Archive for July, 2013

Sea Turtle Nesting Stats for Sanibel and Captiva

With all the rain and high tides we had earlier this summer, i was worried the nests might be flooded out, but the numbers remain strong. They are down somewhat from the same period last year, but that is a normal trend. Here are the numbers so far this year: Sanibel East End – 42 nests, 0 hatches Sanibel West End... Read More »

Sanibel Real Estate Stats

As of 7/13/13 there have been 136 closed house sales with 26 more under contract and an additional 6 more under short sale contract.  The average selling price of $949,297 is way up from last years average of $825,837. On the condo side of the market, there have been 100 closed sales with 24 more under contract and one under... Read More »

Cactus Blooming

The night-blooming cactus has been on full display recently. You have to be up early to see them though as they only bloom at night and each blossom is only open for one night. It’s quite a display. Read More »

Gulf Ridge Near Beach Home

Walk into this home and be amazed at all the extras that make this so special! The living area surrounds a center patio overlooking the pool providing a large open area for relaxing or entertaining. Kitchen opens to great room with wood burning fireplace.  4 zone SONOS provides full sound system throughout entire home that works off your personal music... Read More »

4th of July Parade

 VIP was well represented at the parade yesterday. It was great weather for a parade and fun was had by all! Read More »

Happy 4th of July

 See you at the parade tomorrow.  Let’s hope the rains subside by then.  Enjoy the day! Read More »