Explore Marco Island, FL

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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The Art League of Marco Island sponsors the Marco Island Outdoor Artists as a free community service.  Paint-outs take place every Wednesday from October-June.  There are no rules, arrive and leave on your schedule unless specified.  The only expectation is the respect of concentration of artists...

By Natalie Kirstein
(John R. Wood Realtors)
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This past week has been a dynamic week for real estate in Marco Island.  Since our report last week, the total for pending sales has jumped over $5.5 million dollars from $44 million to almost $50 million in pending sales for single family homes.  How does the pending sales for homes on Marco Isl...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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  Ok I have been busy designing ads the last week!  I have also worked on another ad, but that is another BLOG about how to do print ads and sometimes it is just better to given them camera ready art than let them loose with an idea...  The ad you see on the right comes as a result of a BLOG that...

By Joe Kelly
(Berkshire Hathaway Florida Realty )
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I'm excited to help you understand the home selling process. The first and most important part of selling your home is knowing how much it is worth by comparing it against other sales in your neighborhood.  Requested the value of Your home.The contact information should be supplied below. This fo...

By Joe Kelly
(Berkshire Hathaway Florida Realty )
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Helpful Moving Tips from Joe KellyBuy unprinted paper from your local newspaper for wrapping and packing or use air popped popcorn. Mark boxes clearly specifying the room for placement. I highly recommend a thorough inspection by a licensed inspector before purchasing your home. An inspection wil...

By Joe Kelly
(Berkshire Hathaway Florida Realty )
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Are you staying on top of what is going on in the real estate market in our area? Would you like to?As part of my VIP Membership, you will receive a link to my Real Estate Newsletter around the first of every month via email.I'm sure that you will find the news and tips within my monthly newslett...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 5
 Currently For Sale in this community:12 South Seas East Units with an average list price of $543,642 (up one listing from prior month) 5 South Seas North Units with an average list price of $570,680 (up one listing from prior month) 7 South Seas Tower 1 Units with an average list price of $778,4...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 2
Last month's update was encouraging in the Gulfview.  The good news this month is that 5 listings expired and did not go back on the market in the GulfviewTwo properties were withdrawn and not put back on the market.    The two listings that went pending in October, went back on the market in Nov...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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Additional information on the Margurita Club can be seen in my prior posts.   This is a unique boating community and the low density in this 1983 built building make it desirable.  The condo has a great reserves and has been upgrading over the past year.There are currently 4 listings with an aver...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 0
The Plantation is situated on the south end of Marco Island, just next to the exclusive Cape Marco.  This building is also gated with lots of property, tennis courts, large pool and fishing pier looking out to the Ten Thousand Islands.  There are two basic floorplans in the building 2 or 3 bedroo...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 0
Here are the current stats on Shipps Landing:There are 4 Active Listings in Shipps Landing I with an average list price of $893,750 and averaging 185 days on the Market.There are 2 Active Listings in Shipps Landing II with an aveage list price of $830,000 and averaging 204 days n the market.There...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 0
Since my last report there has been little change, the average List price went down to $540,833 and the average days on the market is now 281 days.    I pass the building every day and it is such a great small little community.  The construction on Collier Blvd in front of this building will be c...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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 Many times I am asked should I purchase a wood framed home in Florida?  There are lots of questions surrounding wood framed homes and I think it is important to share some of the information that I have gathered over the years.  I showed a wood framed house yesterday to a prospective buyer.  The...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 3
Marco Island has some amazing sunsets and definately is paradise.  One great condo on the beach that you can view these sunsets from is Seawinds.  Visit my prior Seawinds Market Updates for more information about what has been going on in the market and for more specific information about the bui...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 1
   Thursday afternoon on Marco Island and nothing to do?  Well why don't you tour a few open houses?   Yes you read that correctly on a Thursday!   Marco Island Realtors who can't get their properties on one of the spots for the Friday Realtor Tour - PITCH PLUS, can open their homes between 1-4pm...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 2
Background Rich history from the Calusa Indian civilization with the 15 shell mounds that remain on the Island to the pirates and entrepreneurs who settled the area.  The island was originally named after Captain John F. Horr who used the area as his vacation home and pineapple plantation in the ...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 0
 Nestled at the southern end of Marco Island is a charming condominium called Mirage on the Gulf.  This Market Update doesn't have much to report in the way of changes in what is for sale.  Technology enabled they have a secure website for residents at http://www.mirageonthegulf.org/. Please vie...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 5
  Currently For Sale in this community:11 South Seas East Units with an average list price of $541,833 4 South Seas North Units with an average list price of $558,250 6 South Seas Tower 1 Units with an average list price of $780,000 9 South Seas Tower 2 Units with an average list price of $818,11...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 0
Last month I combined this report with a couple of other condos that had not seen any changes in their activity...  Camelot is situated just down the street from Shipps Landing and is a boating community with boat docks facing Caxambas Boat Launch which is popular with boaters.   To see my comple...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 0
 Since my last Market Update, there have been the following changes in inventory at the Apollo:1 New Listing2 Price Adjustments1 Expired ListingsThere are currently no pending listingsThere are 7 1-bedroom units for sale and 2 3-bedroom units for saleResulting and the average List price for 1 bed...

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