Archive for November, 2013

Updated Sanibel Real Estate Stats

As of 11/16/13: There were 184 home sales closed with an average price of $926,134 which is up +12.14% from 2012 and down 19.05% from 2006. There were 181 homes sold in all of 2012. For Condos 150 have sold so far with an average selling price of  $568,922.  This is up 1.73% from 2012 and down 34.38% from 2006. In comparison 146 condos sold... Read More »

Sanibel and Captiva Luminary

Mark your Calendars! The Sanibel Luminary Festival will be held Friday, December 6 from 5:30-9 PM. Local shops and businesses will be decorated for the holidays and most serve food and beverages. Periwinkle Way will be lined with luminary candles and trolleys will be available to transport you from one end of Periwinkle to the other.  It’s always a fun night... Read More »

Kids Fishing Day on the Causeway

This Saturday, November 9, is the second annual Ding Darling Kids Fishing Derby.  It will be held on the Sanibel Causeway “A” island from 8:30-11:00. Volunteers from the local fishing clubs will be on hand to help teach safe fishing practices and skills and to assist the kids if needed. The fishing contest is open to kids aged 15 and... Read More »

Sanibel Farmers Market

Our seasonal farmers market opens this Sunday. Located at Sanibel City Hall next to the library, it’s a great location to meet up with friends newly returned to the islands and to pick up some tasty treats or fresh vegetables.  Open 8-1 every Sunday until April.  See you there! Read More »