Explore Marco Island, FL

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 4
 I just got a call from my son's father about a serious issue on Marco Island.  He wanted to get some exposure to this situation and he asked me to post this on my BLOG to help give some attention to this situation. "Below is a letter we sent to the Marco Island City Council, please take action b...

By Natalie Kirstein
(John R. Wood Realtors)
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    "Land in Southwest Florida is irreplaceable.  It doesn't matter that the market is weak now.  If you have waterfront property in Naples, it's like having office space in midtown Manhattan."Josh Spencer, Analyst, T. Rowe Price Group The Real Estate Report for Marco Island: Single Family HomesN...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 8
If you own a home that you rent out on Marco Island you might want to read what Marco Island City Council is thinking of doing...  Limiting the single family homes to 30 day rentals.   There are many homeowners who have purchased vacation homes on Marco Island and rent them out to cover the cost ...

By Lucky Lang, Marco Island & Naples Florida Real Estate
(Premiere Plus Realty Marco Island)
Comments 7
 We vacationed there in January during one of the worst Iowa winters!  The above pond, which was the second largest private pond on Marco Island, was for sale along with the lot next to it for just $325k!The wildlife around this "sanctuary" is spectacular!Can you see the Red-Tailed Hawk in this t...

By Joe Bartos, BartosGroup
(Premiere Plus Realty)
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Have you ever tried to find information about Marco Island but had to look in multiple places to find it? That's why we created Marco-Island-Info.com your Complete Guide to History , Beaches , Climate , Live Weather Radar , Dining , Churches , Shopping , Fishing , Parks & Recreation , Marinas & B...

By Patrick Wilkins, Pat works hard for your money!
(RE/MAX Affinity Plus Realty)
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I recently read some good news at the Florida Realtors site about Florida’s existing home sales rising in July. They said that the Florida Association of Realtors® (FAR) said that July was the 11th month in a row that sales activity increased in the year-to-year comparison. This is great news not...

By Derek Tenney
(Marco Island Florida Real Estate - Coldwell Banker)
Comments 3
2006 Year End Real Estate Review for Marco Island Florida When is the right time to buy Marco Island property? How would you like paying 5%, 10% or 20% less than 2005 prices? Would you like to save upto $200,000 off 2005 sale prices? Now you can...We are providing with you exclusive real estate d...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 4
Caleb Mardini had an excellent post earlier today What Do You Say?   In it he sighted two of my previous posts and how do we assist the consumer with all the information that is out there.  How do we assist buyers and sellers with the massive information overload.  In it I wrote:"The question at ...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 1
Read my prior updates here on the Apollo condo.  Like all of Marco Island, there has been not much activity here as well.   In fact there were no sales in this building according to the Marco Area MLS in 2006, so to have one in 2007 is showing that there are some signs of activity slowly coming b...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 4
 Angler's Cove is a great boating community that affords owners the ability to have weekly rentals.  There are only a handful of condos on Marco Island that allow the weekly rentals.   So usually this condo has been popular with Investors.  This is a boating community with boat docks available fo...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 2
I had the honor of decorating a brand new home on Marco Island that will be used as a Vacation Rental.  Those of you thinking of putting your home in the Rental Pool need to do some serious soul searching before getting involved in this market.  If you are in the market to rent a property on Marc...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 5
     Ok, so you didn't do something for your sweetheart for Valentine's day and now you are in a panic.  What should you do?   Check out this handy Marco Island Romance List:   http://marcoislandhomes.blogspot.com/2007/02/marco-island-valentines-day-last-minute.html  These are just a few things t...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 9
 Or another title for this could be "Shopping Survival Tatics in Southwest Florida" I crossed the SS Jolley Bridge yesterday on what is best called a shopping adventure.  Why is this little trip significant?  Well it is season and driving around here when all the snowbirds are here becomes a chal...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 5
  Back in September I wrote about why there haven't been sales in this building and I shared the following:So why so few sales?   If I can see the numbers, and it is simple statistics you would think that the sellers would understand that their list prices are over what the market will bear.  200...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 31
A few of you know that I have had a busy two weeks!  Write a post -- who has time when you are decorating!  I have a new found appreciation for those that professionally stage homes!  I had the honor of decorating and staging a house for my son's father who will be renting this home as a vacation...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 4
 Angler's Cove - Marco Island, Florida Market UpdateSunsets on Marco Island are wonderful this time of year!  You could be here enjoying them yourself if you owned here on Marco Island!   So here is a great community to think about purchasing in so you too can enjoy the sugar sand beaches of Marc...

By Drew Macdonald
(Direct Home Rentals)
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Known for having the best beaches in Southwest Floirda, Marco Island is one of the top vacation destination to beach lovers. Although all of Marco Island's beach is considered free to the public, only a few locations have public access to the beach. Resident's Beach Location: At the intersection ...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 3
 It figures that I will be in Orlando attending the mid-winter meetings of the Florida Association of Realtors the one weekend that there is a lot of fun things to do in Naples and Marco Island!  So you are visiting and wondering what to do.  Well Naples & Marco Island Florida are full of options...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 1
 A hidden treasure on Marco Island is the Collier County Tax Collector's office!  Shhh... I am letting you in on a big secret there are hardly ever any lines here!  You can just walk in and be done with your business.  Located at 1010 Winterberry Drive is a convenient place where you can do any o...

By Colleen Irwin, Creative Real Estate Solutions...
(Retired)
Comments 2
Big news -- all that work is almost done!  Read all about it from today's papers:Marco News - complete with photosMarco Island Sun Times Completion expected January 15th and the improvements are highly anticipated!   This just makes our spectacular beaches even that more wonderful!  Some of the c...

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