Explore Marco Island, FL

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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Marco Island is a boating community and has lots of canals...  There are three types of seawalls on these canals:  Original Deltona, T-Pile and Replacement Wall.  Original Walls Designed by Deltona - these walls are over 30 years old and are normally 10'-12' in depth and 5'8' width and 4"-5" thic...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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The Gulf Coast Big Band Concert Schedule is out and if you are a fan of Big Band Music -- Well try and attend one of these free concerts:Cambrier Park in Naples - 2pmJanuary 21stFebruary 11thMarch 11thApril 1stMackle Park on Marco Island - 2pmJanuary 28thFebruary 18thMarch 18thApril 15thThis is a...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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   It is raining outside, or too cold to go sit on the beach (Yes Kristal Kraft it can be chilly here some times too!)  Want to meet some new people and make some new friends?  How about you play Bingo, Mah-jongg or cards?  Well on Marco Island you have a lot of options! http://marcoislandhomes.b...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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  The December Market Update was encouraging in the Gulfview, but since then there have been some activity that increased the competition once again:There are 27 Active listings with an average list price of $846,674 and an average of 201 days on the market.  Prices range from $675,000 to 1,150,0...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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 Here are the current stats on Shipps Landing:There are 3 Active Listings in Shipps Landing I with an average list price of $781,667 and averaging 129 days on the Market. There are 2 Active Listings in Shipps Landing II with an aveage list price of $830,000 and averaging 240 days on the market. T...

By Carolyn A. Rzaca, Broker Associate, GRI,SRS,TRC
(ROYAL SHELL REAL ESTATE, INC.)
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Colleen Kulikowski of EliteOne Fine Properties usually writes about this building, but this month I am going to do the update for her...  Since Colleen's previous post about Sussex, here is what is happening:Nothing.  Sorry, but the sad truth is the only thing that has happened in this building i...

By Carolyn A. Rzaca, Broker Associate, GRI,SRS,TRC
(ROYAL SHELL REAL ESTATE, INC.)
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Colleen Kulikowski who is part of EliteOne Fine Properties usually writes about The Mirage, you can read her previous Market Updates on The Mirage on her BLOG.  I would like to update you today on what is happening at this south end, gated condo:The last sale took place in October, with a total s...

By Carolyn A. Rzaca, Broker Associate, GRI,SRS,TRC
(ROYAL SHELL REAL ESTATE, INC.)
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Breezy Point is a small boating condo on the southern end of Marco Island, just a short walk to Marco Island South Beach entrance.  There are 32 units with deeded docks and the building was built in 1976.  There is currently one unit on the market at Breezy Point listed for $589,000 and has only ...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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 The Plantation is situated just a short walk to Marco Island's South Beach Entrance.  When you reach the south end of Marco Island, you reach the area that is quiet and more relaxed, yet has some very chic condos along the beach.  The Plantation is an older more classic building with fishing pie...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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 There has been some changes since Last Month's Post including:One property came off the market, resulting in the number of active listings to 3 with an average list price of $536,137 and an average of 316 days on the market. All three units that are for sale are Funished and are 2 bedroom, 2 bat...

By Carolyn A. Rzaca, Broker Associate, GRI,SRS,TRC
(ROYAL SHELL REAL ESTATE, INC.)
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Old Marco Inn is a condo hotel and consists of mainly 2 bedroom, 2 bath furnished units and a series of Penthouses named Marco Cat which skews the average list/sold prices.  Opened just after 9/11 the first year of operation was wrought with losses.  Situated on the Historic site of the Old Marco...

By Carolyn A. Rzaca, Broker Associate, GRI,SRS,TRC
(ROYAL SHELL REAL ESTATE, INC.)
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 This was a highly anticipated building and competition to get a pre-construction unit was huge.  Realtors who got their clients into this building were very happy to say the least.  They had to go the extra mile for their clients application to be accepted for consideration for one of the 101 un...

By Carolyn A. Rzaca, Broker Associate, GRI,SRS,TRC
(ROYAL SHELL REAL ESTATE, INC.)
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Florentine Gardens is a boating community on the southern part of Marco Island walking distance to South Beach.  So owners here have the best of both worlds -- Boating and Beach!  There are 43 spacious units in this 5 floor building that was built in 1980.  There is a common dock, pool, spa and t...

By Carolyn A. Rzaca, Broker Associate, GRI,SRS,TRC
(ROYAL SHELL REAL ESTATE, INC.)
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 The Prince is situated on the other side of Resident's Beach on the south side, on the North side is the Gulfview condo that Colleen Kulikowski writes regularly about.  The Prince was built in 1980 and has 99 units on 13 floors and allows monthly rentals.   Amenities include Pool, Spa, BBQ, Tenn...

By Carolyn A. Rzaca, Broker Associate, GRI,SRS,TRC
(ROYAL SHELL REAL ESTATE, INC.)
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Emerald Beach was the first condo on Marco Island and was built in 1967.  This building has only 48 units, large pool with lots of chairs.  There are 5 units for sale in Emerald Beach with an average list price of $511,400 and has been on the market an average of 330 days.There have been no sales...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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It is a great day here on Paradise!  There are a couple boating condos that I really like here on Marco Island, one of wich is Camelot with its wonderful water views....   At this point there are now 3 Active listings which affects the average list price to $799,000 and reduced from my previous r...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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 Seawinds is another beachfront condo on Marco Island with spectacular views of the Gulf of Mexico.  To see photographs and additional market information please view my previous posts.  If you are reading this and wondering is it the time to purchase, take into consideration that there are a lot ...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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 Previous Market Updates on the Apollo of Marco Island have more photographs and additional statstical information.  There has not been much activity in the building as of late.  It is important to remember that this is one of the few buildings on Marco Island that allows weekly rentals which for...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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 Marco Island Real Estate has lots of great values hidden in the many listings on the market.  Cozumel in Cape Marco is one of those buildings that has not appreciated as fast as other buildings in Cape Marco, so it will be the building to watch as the market recovers from the price adjustments o...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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  Happy Boxing Day!   It has been a busy December for me so my Market Updates have fallen behind.   So I will be doing something about that today...   Since my last update for Angler's Cove, there have been some sigificant changes.Since July 2006 there have only been two sales and in July there w...

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