The Real Deal

Real Estate Agent - Royal Shell Real Estate, Inc. - 3012141
The ins and outs of the Lee County Florida's Real Estate Market - Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Lehigh Acres and the beaches and islands of Lee County.
Just this week I've seen some great deals on waterfront homes. New homes on wide canals $300-$400K under previous asking prices. Riverfront land under $400K, big 2800 sq ft homes on the river with RV pad and dock in place for under $900,000. These are loaded with value and offer strong long term ...
Buyers of real estate today seem to be looking for value. A very loose term and one that has different meaning to different people. Are we nearing a point where construction costs are less that what sellers of resale homes have to sell for? Of course the unknown factor is land cost. When looking ...
January is over and the munch anticipated results to our first full months of sales in the new year are in. Sales of exisiting single family homes in Lee County are down 22% from January 2006. Just 641 homes sold in January 2007 and that is some 120% down from the over 1400 that went pending duri...
2007 is off and running and so far thru the first 12 days the stats are less than stellar. Total single family home inventory is now sitting over 14,000. Building permits have dropped to an all time low, however, with a 9-12 month build cycle we are still seeing inventory come online that was per...
Wading through mounds of spreadsheet data on the Lee County, Cape Coral, Fort Myers and surrounding markets has let me to say hummmm, more than once. The latest hummmm came when looking at median price by zones. We group zip codes into zones by housing areas. What this made me ask myself was when...
I have been working feverishly to collect the necessary data for our MarketWatch booklet and presentation. Even though we track this data daily I like to recapture the data and I also grab Collier and some information on active listings just to enhance the information presented. When I pulled the...
Real facts from real experts. You need them more than ever, so don't miss this year's Market Watch. Denny Grimes & Frank D'Alessandro will speak on the residential and commercial markets for Lee County. I have already begun the year end research and we will be going to press with the printed mate...

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Lee County Florida's Real Estate Market The ins and outs of sticking your toes in the sand when the sun is beating down in December. Finding just the right home or condo in Fort Myers or Cape Coral. Helping people understand to to buy and deal with foreclosures, bank owned REO properties and short sales. Opportunites exist and The Real Deal is my attempt to give you my perspective from the heart of our real estate world here in south west Florida.