Naples Area Real Estate News & Trends

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Real Estate Agent - Premiere Plus Realty Co.
Written by Jim Shaw with over 40 years of success in sales & marketing. He assists his Clients in finding their piece of paradise in Naples and throughout Southwest Florida.
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02/23/2009
                               The 8th Annual Naples Winter Wine Festival is February 6th-8th. MISSION AND VISION    Proceeds from the Festival benefit the Naples Children & Education Foundation, whose vision is to make a profound and sustaining difference in the quality of children's lives. NCEF...
02/06/2009
Swamp Buggy Winter Classic Time TrialsDate: Saturday, January 24, 2009 Time: 12:30 pmLocation: Florida Sports Park Naples   One of the most unique motorsports events on the planet! ABC Sports Announcer, Jim McKay, first brought the world's attention to the Swamp Buggy Races on ABC's Wide World o...
01/24/2009
    The PGA Champions Tour rolls into Naples for the ACE Group Classic February 18th-22nd. This fun tournament is hosted by PGA player, Peter Jacobson and will be played at Naples' only TPC country club, Treviso Bay.  The 18-hole TPC Championship course was designed by the great Arthur Hills and...
01/22/2009
01/10/2009
Short Sales & Foreclosures contine to be approximately 50% of all sales.  The majority of sales have been $300,000 or less.   Naples Area: Year 2007 2008 Difference Listings 10,668 10,824 +156 Pending Contracts 217 236 +19 Closed Sales 250 303 +53 Source:  Naples Area Board of Realtors Multiple ...
01/06/2009
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01/05/2009
When I read "Potential short sale" in the listing remarks I usually assume one of two things:       A.  The seller has not talked to their lender.       B.  The seller is talking to their lender or has hired a 3rd party to negotiate the short sale for them. In either case, the lender has not "Ap...
01/02/2009
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday         1 Ala Carte Dining 5-8:30pmEuchre 6:30pm 2 Make Reservations For the "Country Western Party" February 2Happy Hour At Dolphin Bar 5-7pmSeafood Buffet 5-8:30pm 3 4 Brunch Buffet 10am-1pm 5 MahJong 10amBible Study 10am 6 Grand Buffet ...
12/31/2008
I learned a good lesson today while trying to deliver a Purchas Offer to the Listing Agent.   My client signed the Purchase Offer last Friday around 6 PM.  I called the Listing Agent and left a voice mail that I had a Purchase Offer and wanted to hand deliver or fax.   Today, Monday, I hadn't he...
12/29/2008
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