Bonita Springs Paddle Board Gulf Access My latest hobby – stand up paddleboarding in Bonita Springs. This shot is on the Imperial River by the Imperial River boat ramp on Tamiami Trail. Gulf Access has now evolved for a motorless vessel light enough for even a middle aged chic to pick up and tote around [...]
Four Bedroom Creek Front Pool Home in Historic River District of Downtown Bonita Springs, Florida Plan of Riverside 27072 Riverside Drive Bonita Springs, Florida Overview Maps Photos Description $299,900 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 1 Partial Bathroom Interior: 2,661 sqft Lot: 0.41 acre(s) Location 27071 South Riverside Drive Bonita Springs, FL [...]
Leitner Creek Home Canoe-Kayak-Small Craft Gulf Access Overview Maps Photos $132,500 Single Family Home Main Features 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 1 Unit Interior: 1,182 sqft Lot: 0.32 acre(s) Location 27075 Center Avenue Bonita Springs, FL 34135 USA To get updates on open home dates and other property events, please click the "Like" button below: Chris [...]
Detached Villa Homes at Anchorage at Bonita Bay Anchorage at Bonita Bay is one of only a handful of neighborhoods in Bonita Bay situated along the Imperial River. The homes in Anchorage have views of the marina, boat ramp and lagoon along the Imperial River and Anchorage is within walking distance to River Park at [...]
“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 [...]
The Carolands Subdivision of Bonita Springs, Florida.
Imperial Shores of Bonita Springs, Florida. Real estate close to Bonita Beach, Florida.
The flamingo mailbox on Cypress Ln on Hickory Island, Bonita Springs, Florida.
The Community of Estero River Heights located in Estero Florida. Gulf Access Real Estate.
Shrinking Gulf Access Inventory The following is a portion of an email I sent to agents in my office, responding to an inquiry about gulf access real estate under $500,000 in the Bonita Springs and Estero are. I work in the area a great deal and felt, after I sent the email, it would be [...]
Boating – Gulf Access Homes in Bonita Springs This mailbox picture was taken back in 2008. I just stumbled across it while looking for a totally different image on my Flickr account and thought I’d share. I just loved the fishing pole mail flag with lure. Classic “Bonita Springs Fishing Village” mailbox. This box was [...]
Forester Drive Near Kings Kew While driving down Hickory Blvd. last week I decided to drive by the home on Kings Kew with the Passaflora to see how their mailbox plant was doing. Yikes. Miracle Grow, buddy. Make friends with it. My inspiration was wilted and it looked like the caterpillars had found it at [...]
Bonita Springs Real Estate Myths 1. There are homes for sale on the Imperial River for sale for $100,000. No. There are barely any homes available at that price, let alone on the river. That price is a ridiculous stretch for gulf access real estate in Bonita Springs. There are more bar stool stories about [...]
A pretty photograph of the Estero River which leads to the Gulf of Mexico.
Gulf Access Never Looked So Good This boat was heading down the road and I just had to take a picture. I don’t know that I’ve ever seen four 225’s on a boat and thought, wow, this guy is a total bad ass. Four engines on the back of a boat is like rolling on [...]
Gulf Access in Bonita Springs Yesterday, my phone rang and one of my friends asked me if I wanted to got for an evening boat ride down the Imperial River. The answer was an easy yes. First, this is not the boat we were on. These folks passed us and I thought their set up [...]
Gulf Access Real Estate – Back Yard Boating in Bonita One of the many benefits of owning waterfront Bonita Springs or Estero Florida Real estate is the option to purchase gulf access property. While Estero offers a limited amount of gulf access real estate there are a few river front and canal front homes that [...]
Canal Front Gulf Access Mail Boxes This mailbox isn’t really in Bonita Shores, nor is it in Imperial Shores. Technically it’s in Riverdale Unrecorded but since Riverdale Unrecorded isn’t a commonly known name in Bonita Springs, Florida … I decided to use something more recognizable. Riverdale Unrecorded, Bonita Shores and Imperial Shores are all in [...]
No Parking Snow Street
There’s Nuttinglikit Anywhere Else in Florida Nuttinglikit Grove is located in Bonita Springs, Florida between Pennsylvania Avenue and the Imperial River just west of Old US 41 Road. The community of Nuttinglikit Grove is quiet and reminiscent of Olde Florida. Nuttinglikit Grove was plotted, established and plotted out by Edwin P. Nutting many years ago. [...]
Fire up the video below so you’ll have some back ground music. If you don’t see the video box below the link to the tune is here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vCbOEZ8c8dM Welcome home to Bonita Springs, snowbirds. We’ve noticed that you’ve returned. My own parents will be back in two weeks. Brace yourself, Waffle House, Pappy is gonna [...]
Lumberjack’s Canoe Tours Friday afternoon my darling son Lumberjack called and asked me to help him find a canoe on Craigslist. In ten minutes I texted him a number. In an hour he pulled up with a canoe. Its bright yellow and looks like a banana. It could be worse. He’d be a funny looking [...]
Gull Haven and Bonita Farms For some reason I just keep hearing, “Mommy, where are my Lincoln logs”? I’m just glad I found a mailbox that wasn’t a fish shape, again. Hey, I’m a little bored looking at only fish mailboxes, too. This cute mailbox was found in Gull Haven or Bonita Farms in Bonita [...]
A Tale of Pricing Riverfront Gulf Access Homes Sometimes when homes don’t sell as fast as expected the homeowner becomes frustrated. The current state of the Bonita Springs real estate market has brought sales to some home sellers while other homes remain unsold. The only thing that is obvious about the current real estate market [...]
No Fish Mailboxes to Fry in Spring Creek A few days ago, after I checked on a listing I have in Eldorado Acres I cruised up Spring Creek to hunt for mail boxes on the Fish Streets. If you don’t know what the Fish Streets are: When you head up Coconut Road toward the Hyatt [...]
Vanderbilt Mail Beacon In the quest to capture Southwest Florida mailboxes I ran across this lighthouse mailbox. Hey, it’s Southwest Florida. The city of Bonita Springs is peppered with unique mailboxes, the likes of which are mostly nautical themed, fish themed, boat themed, lighthouse themed or ocean themed. I feel like Forest Gump; shimp gumbo, [...]
Milking The Mailbox Series For All It’s Worth This little cutie was found in Vanderbilt in Naples, Florida just a few miles south of Bonita Springs. I stopped into the *best* sushi restaurant in Florida, Sushi Thai and took a drive after my birthday dinner and found Bessie the mailbox. Vanderbilt offered fewer mailboxes of [...]
Paradise Village Gulf Access Homes Paradise Village is a unique gated enclave of only 40 single family detached homes. There are no condominiums or multi-family residences in Paradise Village. Located in Bonita Springs, Florida on West Terry Street, Paradise Village boasts a unique feature exclusive only to Paradise Village. Every home site has gulf access [...]
Barefoot Beach Real Estate – Homes & Condominiums Barefoot Beach is a gated community located in Bonita Springs, Florida. Although Barefoot Beach is accessed through Bonita Springs via Bonita Beach Road, it is part of a small portion of Bonita Springs that actually lies in Collier County. Barefoot Beach is only accessible via Bonita Beach [...]
Brendan Cove on the Imperial River The classic beauty of Brendan Cove is enough to draw anyone looking for that water based Florida lifestyle. It is a quiet and quaint community. Brendan Cove is one of the most coveted luxury home communities in Bonita Springs, Florida. Not only is located on the wide and gorgeous [...]
Low Maintenance Homes – The Cottages at Brendan Cove The Cottages at Brendan Cove is a 22 home enclave located within the gates of Brendan Cove. The project is now built out and only resales are available. There are three floor plans from which to choose. The property pictured, The Aruba, is approximately 1925 square [...]
Looking for things to do in Bonita Springs or Estero Florida? If you’re like many of the local Bonita Springs homeowners and vacationers, you get one good look at the turquoise waters and you start thinking ‘boat’. The ultimate dream in Bonita Springs, Florida is to own a home on a canal so that you [...]