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By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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 Gulfview Pool Area Well I have encouraging news for the Gulfview and hopefully for Marco Island Real Estate in general!Two listings went pending in October including the one that I thought was properly priced at $695,000!1 Closed for $700,000 after 144 days on the Market2 Expired & 1 Terminated ...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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One of the Spas at Angler's Cove What can I tell you that is new?  Well there were 6 new listings in Angler's Cove this month, 6 units had price changes, 1 went back on the market in October and we had one closed sale in October (1 bedroom unit sold for $370,000).  The good news--it is getting co...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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One of the best ways to see the Island is from the air.  You can charter a plane for a 1/2 hour tour of the Island, which is something that I have done on several occasions.  I was going through my photos and thought I would share some of these photos.  Marco Island is a bustling city with lots o...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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Marco Island has a hidden treasure for the Art Lover -- The Marco Island Art League.   Free and open to the public Monday-Friday 9-5 and Saturday's 10-4 the Art League offers a lot to the community.  There are art classes, workshops and a gallery that changes exhibits monthly.   Annually there is...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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This is an update for three separate South End Condos, here on Marco Island as they all have had no real activity change since the last Market Update.Camelot has two active listings with an average list price of $829,500 and average of 104 days on the market  Camelot is a boating community and yo...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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Marco Island is not just know for it's spectacular sunsets.  There is a lot to do and enjoy on the beach, especially with a lovely breeze coming off the Gulf of Mexico, the sun out with few clouds to rain on the parade of activity up and down the beach.  All these photos were taken today October ...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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  South Seas Towers 1 & 2 from Entry         Towers 1 & 2 from the beach walkway on the left and 3 & 4 on the right South Seas from the AirThis community compromises of 4 seperate condo boards South Seas Towers 1 & 2, South Seas Towers 3 & 4, South Seas North and South Seas East, which is where I...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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  Shipps Landing is a series of three buildings on Marco Island and since my September update there has not been any change on the listings, pendings or closed in this complex.  Situated on the southern most part of Marco Island opposite the prestigeious gated Cape Marco, Shipps Landing offers a ...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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 Welcome to Marco Island the gateway to the 10,000 Islands....   Photo 1 Belize and Cozumel     Photo 2 Gulfview    Photo 3 South Seas Resort -  Tower 1 & 2    Marco Island Art Leaguehttp://www.marcoislandart.com/No matter where you go you see great progress for Marco Island.  Right now there is ...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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Since My September Homes & Lots Update, I thought I would bring what is going on in the market at this time:Homes:407 Water Indirect and Water Direct Homes for sale as of today, ranging from $599,000 to $12,900,000, averaging 241 days on the market174 Inland or Golf course homes for sale, ranging...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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 Marco Island is a wonderful place to live....We have lots to do or not...You can walk the miles of sugar sand beaches and discover treasures along the way.You can go boating and fishing and exploring the 10,000 Islands....Those that like to shop - well we have options here, but not too much...  ...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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Here is the update since my September Update for the Gulfview Condo here on Marco Island.There are 21 Active listings ranging in price from $695,000 - 1,150,000Only 4 units have closed and there are no pending for 2006, with an average list price of $680,000, the lowest being $600,000 and the hig...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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Since my July Market Update, there has not been any real activity in this building.  There are three units for sale with an average list price of $552,833.  The construction on Collier Blvd in front of this building is a negative point now, but come December when completed, this section of Collie...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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For those of you getting ready to come back to Marco Island in the coming weeks, I thought I would share with you some of the newsworthy items that have happened over the summer:Need to know where to go for the Beach?  Check out this Beach GuideThere is construction still going on, for the latest...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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                                          As of October 6, 2006# of Units Active# of Units Pending# of Units Sold Average List Price Active Active Average DOMApollo - 1 Bedroom   600 $     545,967 82Apollo - 3 Bedroom   200 $   1,372,500 329 The only activity since my last update  has been the ad...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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     There has been one additional listing since my last report, no units have gone pending or closed.  The pricing in this building has been held down because of the pre-construction releases of two other buildings in Cape Marco.  The Belize which was built to the left of Cozumel and Vera Cruz b...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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 Since my last report in my September Update, there has been some activity in South Seas Resort with both South Seas East and North seeing a reduction in the number of available units.  I actually got to see a South Seas Tower 3 and South East unit on Friday during the Weekly Marco Island Pitch P...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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I keep going back to my pricing theory when I look at communities that are not seeing the sales that they should be seeing and it appears that this is yet another example of a market correction, especially in the 1 bedroom units while the two bedroom units are performing better than my projection...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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 I am a strong supporter of Tommie Barifeld Elementary School here on Marco Island.  Last night was our big fund raiser Derby on the Bay at the Villa Venezia.  Probably the most stunning home here on Marco Island and is listed for $12,900,000.  I was happy to help out, although my feet are not re...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
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Marco Island, FloridaTen Best Things About Marco Island (totally my opinion -- others may disagree)You come over the bridge and your breath is taken away -- I have been dog sitting for a friend off the Island and it is amazing with the sun coming up and I can't begin to tell you how amazing it is...

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