The Michael Dillard Team Blog

Bonita Bay Closed Sales

As you know, the local real estate market has been amazing this year! Inventory is low, sales happen very quickly, and pricing your home correctly from the start is key! We offer a detailed look at Bonita Bay closed sales. Here you can view the 2015 BONITA BAY CLOSED SALES year-to-date report. The market details include data from individual residences plus community averages. Looking for a home in... [Read more...]

Promenade Events ~ August 2015

The Dillard Team LOVES The Promenade Shops at Bonita Bay! There’s so many things to do even during the summer months: Come enjoy “Celebrate the Best of Summer” on Thursday, Aug. 13th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be lots of great summer gear in the shops. Visit great vendors for some cool treats, delicious food & drinks. The fun continues as DJ Brian Savage shares a great... [Read more...]

Color Exhibition

It’s Hot, It’s Cold, It’s COLOR Exhibition ~ Bonita Springs Have you ever wondered why wearing certain colors make you feel a certain way? Or why you like blue better than green?  Color can pull at our heart strings or relieve stress. For many of us it is how we interpret our world; what clothes we like to wear and what food looks good to eat. Colors can complement or contrast one another. Some... [Read more...]

Hope for Haiti Pub Crawl

Hope for Haiti 5th Annual Pub Crawl, Naples Hope for Haiti will hold its Fifth Annual Pub Crawl on Fifth Avenue South in Naples on Saturday, August 1, 2015 for a fun evening of drinks and awareness-building. Events sponsors are Tulia, Hob Nob, and 7th Ave Social. The crawl will officially kick-off at Bar Tulia located at 462 5th Avenue South at 3:45pm.  Reservations include three drink tickets (1... [Read more...]

Naples Jazz Masters

The Naples Jazz Masters at Norris Community Center The Naples Jazz Masters has played summer concerts at the Norris Center and the River Park Community Center for over 9 years! The Naples Jazz Masters will be performing Dixieland Jazz at The Norris Center every Saturday starting August 1st to September 25th, 2015 from 1pm to 3pm. All proceeds go directly to support the Naples Jazz Society. For more... [Read more...]

June 2015 Market Report

Closed Sales Are Stable vs. Prior Year; Luxury Market Demand Remains High Closed Sales Closed sales during the first 6 months of 2015 are approximately the same as prior year, with less than a 2% decrease year-over-year. This indicates a stable market and consistent demand. Factors affecting sales pace include availability of product and pricing. Year-to-date, closings for properties priced above... [Read more...]

May 2015 Market Report

The “summer season” has been busy for The Dillard Team.  Call (239) 292-1192 before you plan your next buying trip. We can provide you with the most up-to-date resale information as well as new construction! We’re here to help you find your dream home. View the detailed May 2015 market report HERE. CLOSED SALES Although closed sales for the past twelve months remain slightly ahead of the... [Read more...]

Films for Film Lovers Series: Center for the Arts

Bonita Springs Summer is a great time to watch films at the Center for the Arts Bonita Springs, located at 10150 Bonita Beach Road in Bonita Springs. Their summer series, “Films for Film Lovers”, kicks off on Monday, June 1, 2015 with the film, “Amores Perros.”  Doors open at 6:30pm and the film begins at 7:00pm. Be sure to join the entertaining discussion after the film led by a Film Society... [Read more...]

Independence Day Celebration

Everglades City Independence Day kicks off early in Everglades City! Make plans to visit historic Everglades City for a family fun day out. Enjoy the parade, arts and crafts, food, contests, and a dramatic fireworks show at sundown! The Everglades City Annual Independence Day Celebration takes place on Saturday, June 27, 2015 at 10:00am at McLeod Park. Entry is free! For more information, call (239)... [Read more...]

Dad’s Day Out

Naples Ladies and Gentleman, start your engines! The Village on Venetian Bay welcomes the Naples/Marco Island Antique Automobile Club of America this Father’s Day.  Enjoy refreshments and a showcase of vintage cars to enjoy with Dad on his special day! This event takes place on Sunday, June 20, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Village on Venetian Bay, 4200 Gulf Shore Blvd. North in... [Read more...]