Schuldenfrei Report Q1 2021

The first quarter numbers are in and they are hot with record sales volume! Like most of the country the Sanibel and Captiva market in on fire. Our inventory is the lowest it has ever been. This is a fabulous time to be a seller of the Sanibel and Captiva Islands Real Estate! The Schuldenfrei Report – Quarter One Table... Read More »


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Which Sanibel or Captiva Island Condo is Right for Your Second Home?

Are you thinking about purchasing a second home? Congrats! Buying a second home can be an exciting prospect. Before you can choose a property, you’ve got to pick a destination! Sanibel and Captiva Islands are both incredible destinations for a second home, and we’re proud to offer tons of luxurious Sanibel real estate for you to choose from. So, which... Read More »


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Visit These Sanibel Island Parks On Your Next Trip

Sanibel Island parks provide some simple yet treasured family fun. They are ideal for some Florida birdwatching, and you’ll find all sorts of people, from relaxation-lovers to professional bicyclists.  There is so much to see all around Sanibel Island real estate. We cover all the top parks on Sanibel Island, from the acclaimed tourist-heavy spots to the quieter and often-missed parks... Read More »


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Where to Find A Sweet Treat On Sanibel Island

Who doesn’t like a sweet pastry or a cup of ice cream? Indeed, dessert is the ultimate of all the Sanibel Island kid-friendly activities. While true, a sweet dessert is great for kids, the big secret in life is that dessert is amazing for all ages. There’s nothing a tasty sweet can’t make better for some added romance or a... Read More »


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Schuldenfrei Report Q4 2020

The 4th quarter of 2020 Real Estate sales numbers are in! The COVID-19 virus has really helped our Real Estate market with record sales volume. Like most of the rest of the country the Sanibel and Captiva Island Real Estate Market is red hot! We have the lowest inventory of sales listings going into high season ever! This will certainly... Read More »


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Everything You Need to Know About the Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum

Behind every shell is a story. A story of a creature traveled. A story of a shell formed. A story to connect us to the natural world. This is the ethos behind the Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum, one of the most exceptional Sanibel Island museums for you to visit on your vacation. About the Shell Museum According to the official... Read More »


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Top 3 Kid-Friendly Activities in Sanibel Island

You don’t have to look far to find all sorts of exciting kid-friendly activities in Sanibel Island. From animal exhibits to shell museums, ice cream shops to the beach, we cover our three must-see activities for kids this season. Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife We have seen a renewed focus on nature, especially wildlife, in the last few years.... Read More »


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Top 10 Destinations on Sanibel Everyone Will Love

Sanibel Island, Florida, is the ultimate destination for your next family vacation. One of the hardest things about planning a family getaway is finding activities that everyone in your group will enjoy, but on Sanibel, you won’t have that problem! There are countless family-friendly activities in Sanibel, meaning there’s something to suit every interest.  From beaches to historical sites to... Read More »


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Where to Find the Best Fishing in Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island fishing is some of the very best in all of Florida. Avid fishers could spend weeks offshore on a boat. For families and novice fishers as well, fishing provides a great outdoor activity.  Everything You Need to Know Fishing in Sanibel Island at any point in the year is sure to yield a great catch. Year-round species include... Read More »


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The Best Ways to Spend the Holiday in Sanibel Island

For many, major holidays may be the only time they have enough vacation time from work to really getaway. While it may break from tradition to spend Thanksgiving or Christmas away from home, the holidays in Sanibel Island are festive and joyous. At Christmas time, there are many events and displays, and the weather in Sanibel at this time of... Read More »