The Michael Dillard Team Blog

Bonita Bay Closed Sales

There’s a high demand for real estate in Southwest Florida, especially in luxurious communities with unparalleled amenities like Bonita Bay. As we’ve stated many times in the past, the greater Bonita Springs area has grown incredibly over the past several years. When priced right, residential sales happen rapidly. Here you can easily read the 2017 BONITA BAY CLOSED SALES year-to-date. Check... [Read more...]

SWFL Musical Events ~ Feb/March 2017

Live From Nashville February 24, 2017 Celebrate the songs that gave Music City its name — from old time country greats like Hank Williams and Patsy Cline, to the newest Nashville sound. Stellar stagecraft, terrific dancers and a group of Nashville’s finest musicians will bring us all “down home.” Classical Pianists in the Garden at Naples Botanical Garden February 28, 2017 Naples Botanical... [Read more...]

January 2017 Market Reports

Productive Outcomes Expected Economic and political factors may have contributed to the ups and downs we saw in January, but inventory levels continue to be a dynamic factor. Buyers have many choices and sellers are being faced with the reality that price adjustments are in order if attracting buyer attention is the goal. The demand is certainly there and remains strong for Southwest Florida properties... [Read more...]

Golf Life Navigators

Golf Life Navigators has formed a partnership with John R. Wood Properties. Founded in 1958, John R. Wood will focus on helping Golf Life clients find primary or secondary residences in gated golf and non-golf communities. Click the image below to read all about this exciting announcement!  Read More →

Keep the Beautiful in Bonita

Please join the City of Bonita Springs for the annual City-Wide Clean-Up on Saturday, 2/25/17 starting at 9:00 a.m. Please meet under the banyan tree (across the street from Riverside Park located at 10450 Reynolds Street) for coffee and donuts. Registration starts earlier than 9:00 a.m. Free hot dogs and drinks will be provided following the clean-up. Find out more about keeping Bonita beautiful... [Read more...]

JRW #1 ~ Bonita Bay 2016 Sales

The Dillard Team is proud to be affiliated with John R. Wood Properties. Interested in buying or selling? We can work with you in any luxury Southwest Florida neighborhood. We encourage you to read our Market Report Annual Review for 2016 HERE. Contact us today by calling (239) 292-1192 or sending an email to Richard@TheDillardTeam.com. Thanks for the opportunity to exceed your 2017 real estate goals!  Read More →

Art Festivals ~ February 2017

The 2017 Fort Myers ArtFest takes place February 3rd through the 5th on the waterfront in Historic Ft. Myers! This free weekend celebration of the arts decorates downtown with exceptional artwork, entertainment, a high school art competition, and children’s art activities from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday. Over the weekend attendees can enjoy and purchase artwork in a variety of mediums... [Read more...]

December 2016 Market Reports

When the Price Is Right Now more than ever, as we see more areas shifting to a buyer’s market, it is important for sellers to understand market trends and price their properties appropriately.  Inventories are up and although sales are down as compared to this time last year, that could easily change when the price is right for new properties entering the market.  John R. Wood continues to lead... [Read more...]

Greater Bonita Springs Golf Fees 2017

Are you an avid golfer or interested in learning how to play this great game? Southwest Florida has MANY golf courses from which to choose. Check out the list of golf fees HERE (as of January 2017). Public and private courses are included from Bonita Springs, Estero, Miromar Lakes, and Naples. The Dillard Team can help you find the perfect home in a lovely golfing community. Call (239) 292-1192 today... [Read more...]

2016 School Grades ~ Lee & Collier Counties

Each year the grades for local public schools are released. It is the intention of The Dillard Team to present relative, factual, current data to those who read our blog posts. Click on the links below to find out about the two closest counties where we conduct business: 2016 Lee County School Grades 2016 Collier County School Grades Do you have further questions about Southwest Florida area schools... [Read more...]