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By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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Earlier this week GlobeStreet.com a leader in commercial real estate coverage and analysis reported that “The heavy lifting has been done” in preparation for breaking ground on the new Conference Center Hotel located at Cinnamon Shore on Mustang Island.  The center will be a multi-purpose buildin...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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 Palmilla Beach Resort just announced that all the luxurious homes and condos in their community are now available on Homes & Villas by Marriott International, a new vacation rentals brand from Marriott. Port Aransas on Mustang Island is one of only three destinations in Texas currently selected ...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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It is Summer Beach Season on Mustang Island and Cinnamon Shore is the hot spot.  There are so many fun family activities taking place day and night.  Exciting new developments are happening as well.  Cinnamon Shore Market Street is opening and this will offer owners and visitors even more to enjo...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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Houston Family Magazine just published a wonderful story Texas Road Trip - Port Aransas with updates on our speedy recovery from Hurricane Harvey and the exciting developments at Palmilla Beach Resort & Golf Community.  The article helps illustrate how hard everyone in the community worked to bri...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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The Port Aransas Beach Marker Map in Google Maps is a very helpful tool to locate specific locations on the beaches of Mustang Island and North Padre Island.  The beach markers are on elevated signs located along the front of the dunes and often provide the only clear landmark to determine a spec...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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The Palmilla Golf Club on Mustang Island was just featured in an Austin Chronicle story "Hit the links at the beach."  The updated course recently reopened after suffering flood damage due to Hurricane Harvey in August 2017.  The article describes the philosophy behind the redesign and the journe...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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PORT ARANSAS, Texas - June 1, 2019 -  Laguna Isles in Port Aransas is now under construction.  The new subdivision will feature waterfront lots.  Infrastructure work (as shown below) is underway on Phase 1 which is approximately 18 acres with 40-50 homesites.  The proposed five-phase development ...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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Port Aransas was the place to be for Memorial Day Weekend.  Beautiful weather was the backdrop to great crowds at the beach, fishing and checking out the burgeoning live music scene on the island.  The Holiday Weekend traditionally marks the start of our busy season and this year will be no excep...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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There are a number of pre-Memorial Day events planned for the Grand Opening of Cinnamon Shore South in Port Aransas.  Don't miss the new real estate showcase and the beach party with live music. The new development is part of a $1.3 billion 300-acre expansion of Cinnamon Shore, an upscale communi...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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The 23rd Annual Texas SandFest just wrapped up this weekend in Port Aransas.  20 master sculptors from all over the world created masterpieces in the sand.  SandFest has become one of the biggest weekends of the year...and this year was no exception.  "Liberty Crumbling" (shown above) won First P...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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Texas SandFest — the largest Native-Sand Sculpture Competition in the USA — is an internationally recognized 3-day family event that draws sculptors and tens of thousands of visitors from around the world each year to Port Aransas. Join us on the Mustang Island beach this year for some amazing sa...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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Every birder knows the agony of the unticked box. If you’re not having any luck spotting your first spotted owl or sandpiper at home, there’s only one thing you can do: Pack up the binoculars and hit the road.Port Aransas may be a small coastal town nestled between Corpus Christi Bay and the Gulf...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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 Palmilla Beach is a master-planned luxury community featuring an award winning golf course and so much more.  The VIP beach treatment, resort pool, concierge services and fine dining await owners and guests. The PlayGround at Palmilla Beach is coming in 2020 and will incorporate 21 holes of golf...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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Cinnamon Shore is a pedestrian-friendly community located on Mustang Island just off the coast of Corpus Christi, Texas.  As the first master-planned luxury community in Port Aransas, Cinnamon Shore has attracted second-home owners and vacationers from Austin, San Antonio, Houston, Dallas and bey...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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The Port Aransas real estate market had a pretty remarkable 2018 considering hurricane Harvey devastated our community in late August 2017.  Although some businesses and homes are still being repaired, most fully recovered during 2018.  As of early 2019, many of the large Gulf front condo buildin...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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Great recent article in GlobeSt.com on the recovery of Port Aransas after Hurricane Harvey.  Community leaders continue to manage growth to maintain the sustainability and charm of our island town.  In addition to reflecting on the rich history of Port Aransas, the article illustrates how far we ...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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I just posted on the Mustang Island Real Estate Blog the recent announcement of a $1.3 Billion expansion of Cinnamon Shore on Mustang Island, Texas.  Cinnamon Shore broke ground in 2007 on 63 gulf front acres in Port Aransas.  The coming phases will take 15 to 20 years to complete.Cinnamon Shore,...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
(Port Aransas Realty)
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The term "Glamping" was new to me until an entrepreneurial Fort Worth family established Camp Coyoacan to Port Aransas in 2016.  According to the folks at GlampingHub, glamping is defined as luxury camping or glamorous camping. I've already heard from several repeat guests and they love glamping ...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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An exciting and active new business recently opened in Port Aransas.  Beach Street Fitness located 401 Beach Street offers locals and Mustang Island visitors a great place to workout.  As they say on their Beach Street Fitness Facebook page  "We are a gym for all and any fitness levels, having al...

By Keith McMullin, Port Aransas Real Estate
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Port Aransas vacation rentals have been popular for many years.  There are many options ranging from a cozy "Old Town" cottage to luxury Mustang Island beachfront homes and everything in between.  Booking can easily done online or the old-fashioned way with a phone call.  Keyless entry codes are ...

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