Things to Do in SWFL – SUP Paddle to Mound Key Since the gulf and river water returned to reasonable temperatures this summer, I’d been dreaming of a paddle across the bay to Mound Key. For those of you who don’t know there is a roughly 100 acre tuft of land in the middle of […]
Entry Level Real Estate in Bonita Springs Dwindles That 200K and under segment of Bonita Springs real estate sales is getting smaller only because the values are rising. Those properties disappear quickly when they hit the market, multiple offers, prices over list price, you name it. We’ve been on fire here lately. We’ve outsold units […]
Bonita Springs Real Estate Buyer Tips If you do not see the buyer tips video above click: http://youtu.be/N5PzrapbvUY If you are looking for someone to help you buy or sell Bonita Springs real estate in this seller’s market contact Chris Griffith at 239-273-7430 LifeInBonitaSprings@gmail.com
Estero is the Future Home to Fortune 500 Hertz Hertz Rental Corporate Headquarters – Another coup for the Bonita Springs, Estero area. Barely over the “Dunk City” phenomenon, a new announcement by the city of Bonita Springs and the Bonita Springs Economic Development Council declared that Hertz is moving to the corner of US41/Williams Road […]
Units Sold | Bonita Springs Real Estate Statistics Bonita Springs real estate sales in March 2013 are rivaling real estate sales statistics of 2004 and 2005, the so-called real estate boom years. In the next several days more real estate sales will be recorded so there is a good chance that we can meet or […]
Bonita Springs Home Stats – Estero Florida Real Estate Bonita Springs real estate is looking up; foreclosures and short sales are down, Bonita Springs luxury Real Estate is taking off and we’re a cash heavy market which means more of the homes for sale in Bonita Springs and Estero Florida actually get to the closing table […]
Run the Koreshan State Historic Site Trails If you’re looking for fun things to do and to get out doors consider running a trail run at the upcoming Koreshan State Historic Site Park. When: March 10 2013 Register: www.Active.com Don’t miss the run at Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park, too! The State of Florida Parks […]
Southwest Florida Weather in February This is Baily. Baily wanted you to know that this is what February weather is like in Bonita Springs, Florida. We’ve had picture perfect weather this week! Yesterday, I had the opportunity to take a boat ride on one of Baywater Exclusive Boat Club’s boats, the doubled decker boat with […]
Bonita Springs Real Estate Sales & Statistics If you do not see the video above: http://youtu.be/-pCyeNoxJcs Well, youtube transcripts of this video were absolutely awful so I’m going to just let you listen to the video. The nutshell version is that we cover Bonita Springs real estate sales stats, foreclosures, short sales and inventory. The real […]
Bonita Springs Real Estate Market Report December 1 2012 from Chris Griffith The State of Bonita Springs Real Estate Over 83% of all real estate sold in Bonita Springs was priced under $400,000. What price point are you shopping for real estate in? Are you considering selling your Bonita Springs real estate? If it’s in […]
Find Things to Do in Bonita Springs, Florida Ever wonder how you can stay on top of super current events in Bonita Springs, Florida? It’s as easy as tuning in to local Bonita Springs social media channel. Here are a list of the most current local Bonita Springs area Facebook and social media channels to […]
Real Estate Market Report for Bonita Springs & Estero Bonita Springs Real Estate Market Report: What price range of Bonita Springs and Estero Florida real estate sold in July 2012? About seventy-eight percent of all real estate sales were priced under $400,000. Why is this important to know? If you’re selling your Bonita Springs real estate […]
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Race for the Cure 2012 in Estero Florida Komen Southwest Florida Race for the Cure March 10, 2012 at 8 a.m. Coconut Point Mall, Estero, FL U.S. Hwy. 41 and Coconut Road For more information and to sign up visit the Official Southwest Florida Komen Website Enjoy this Video from Past Race for The Cure […]
Free Things to Do in Bonita Springs Estero When: Saturday, December 31, 2011 at 10:00am until Sunday, January 1, 2012 at 5:00p.m. Where: Coconut Point, 23130 Fashion Drive, Estero, FL Description: Ring in the New Year with us at the Coconut Point Art Festival at Coconut Point Mall in Estero, Florida, just north of Bonita […]
Friday Night Lights | Estero HS Game Time 9/02/11 7:30 PM vs. Ida Baker (Cape Coral, FL) (Estero High School) 9/09/11 7:30 PM vs. Island Coast (Cape Coral, FL) (Estero H.S.) 9/16/11 7:30 PM @ North Fort Myers (North Fort Myers, FL) (North Ft. Myers H.S.) 9/23/11 TBA vs. East Lee County (Lehigh Acres, […]
Southwest Florida Summer Restaurant Crawl 2011 In an effort to update and reorganize the Bonita Springs/Estero Top Ten restaurants on this blog, I invented a little group on Facebook and Meetup to organize a way for a few local Bonitians and Esteroans (sp?) to join me. We have about one hundred – forty members now […]
Things to Do in Bonita Springs and Estero Florida So, it all started with a search that someone made on Google. They searched “Top 10 Restaurants in Bonita Springs, Florida” and found a post on Life in Bonita Springs, titled the same. When I went to the post, which I had written years earlier, I […]
“Gulf Access” is Sometimes an Embellishment Buyers of real estate sometimes give direction just vague enough to get them disappointed: “Find me something nice, in a nice area.” First, they don’t know if I think an area is “nice” the way they think an area is nice. You know, every man has a different opinion […]
Local Restaurants Which Permit Pets on The Patio Floridians love their dogs and many local Bonita Springs and Estero Florida restaurants offer outside dining or patio pet friendly dining. Since I’ve managed to locate a good portion of pet friendly restaurants to take my own beloved, old timer, dog I thought I’d share the list. […]
Bonita Springs & Estero Florida Equity Golf Communities There are two types of golf course communities in the Bonita Springs and Estero Florida areas; Equity Golf and Bundled Golf. If you’re looking for real estate in an equity golf course community and wondering which neighborhoods offer equity golf, the list is below. The links below […]
Pet friendly parks in Estero and Bonita Springs, Florida.
LBD shops at Miromar Outlets in Estero Florida, just north of Bonita Springs, Florida.
Appliance Repair in Bonita Springs and Estero, Florida. Second oppinions about appliance repairs, too.
Congo River Miniature Golf and things to do with kids
A German Bakery in Estero, Florida.
Koreshan State Historic Site in Estero, Florida.
Fast real estate sales in Marsh Landing of Estero, Florida.
Paseo of Fort Myers, a gated community built in a a ranchette and estate area of Fort Myers, Florida.
Friday Night Lights – Estero HS Football Game Time 8/27 Estero High School at Cape Coral-Baker High School 9/03 South Fort Myers at Estero High School * 9/10 Estero High School at St. John Neumann High School * 9/16 Lemon Bay at Estero High School * 9/24 Estero High School at Palmetto Ridge * […]
Homes in Marsh Landing – Marsh Landing Real Estate Marsh Landing is located in Estero, Florida just north of Bonita Springs. It is situated north of Coconut Road and west of US 41 (Tamiami Trail) directly across the street from the new Coconut Point Mall. Marsh Landing is a quiet, secluded enclave of less than […]
A picture of a water lily with two honey bees on it, in Estero Florida.
The Community of Estero River Heights located in Estero Florida. Gulf Access Real Estate.
A pretty Sunday flower from Bonita Springs, Florida
Hibiscus flower blossoms from in and around the Bonita Springs and Estero Florida area.
Local Mexican restaurants and dining in the Bonita Springs and Estero Florida area.
Where to canoe in Bonita Springs, Estero and Naples, Florida. Things to do.
HOA and Condo management locator.
Bonita Springs Naples Estero Ft Myers Real Estate Just like the past few months, the largest sector of real estate that is selling is priced under $400,000. The real estate priced under $200,000 is absolutely on fire. This data was collected from the Sunshine MLS and includes all closed sale properties in the MLS from […]
A Brief but Passionate Affair This was almost the mailbox to a first time home buyer in the Bonita Springs-Estero area. Some houses just have a few issues that pop up that push them outside of budgeted repairs or even insurance guidelines or lately, mortgage guidelines. Anything can pop up during the home inspection. That’s […]
Bundled Golf Means Golf Membership Included In Southwest Florida we primarily have two types of golf memberships in the area; Bundled Golf and Golf Equity. In the Bonita Springs and Estero Florida area some of the gated communities are built to showcase the amenity of golf. Homes and condos are built with golf course views […]
‘Member the Sandy Lane Goats? Well, it looks like Santa Claus stopped by and left presents in Estero. Seven new Sandy Lane Goats were roaming the fields. It’s almost too cute to stand but if you bite your bottom lip real hard you can look through the shots below and the newest residents of Estero […]
Historical Real Estate Sales December 2003-2009 You won’t know where you’re going if you don’t look back at where you’ve been. The Southwest Florida real estate market has been to the highest of highs and the lowest of lows. If you’ve wondered where we were and if the recovery has begun, well this is the […]
Fundraiser and Wine Tasting Event Come unwind from the hectic holiday season! The Rotary Club of Bonita Springs Noon is hosting a wine tasting fundraiser event and retirement celebration for Joe Nicola. Nicola’s Keg is closing and will be trying to sell out his inventory, so expect some nice discounted merchandise! When: Wednesday, January 13 […]
Welcome to Cascades of Estero The Cascades at Estero is located in beautiful Estero, Florida. It was designed for the 55 plus, active lifestyle and is deed restricted and gated for security. The Cascades at Estero is a one of a kind community that lets home owners enjoy a country club lifestyle without golf.There are […]
The Goats on Sandy Lane Estero Fl And he said to me in the softest Swiss accent, “If you didn’t bring me food, then why are you here?” I drive by these goats all the time and you probably do, too. They’re on Sandy Lane between Corkscrew Road and Broadway by the Fig Tree and […]
Piece by Piece The ALS (also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease) – Piece by Piece exhibit is visiting Coconut Point for the weekend. To learn more read about the event HERE. If you don’t see the slide show above click here.
The guards at gated communities such as Stoneybrook Golf and Country Club in Estero, Florida