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...]

Habitat for Humanity: Bonita Bay Volunteers

Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties has been busy this year with new home builds, rehabs, and donation retail centers. Volunteer needs for the local affiliate are growing every day and opportunities are plentiful. Many groups, like Bonita Bay, volunteer multiple times each year. We’ve heard the motivation is the inspiring and rewarding work accomplished with peers. Habitat for Humanity... [Read more...]

Bonita Bay Club

Member owned since 2010, the Bonita Bay Club (BBC) is discreetly tucked within the lush tropical landscape of the legendary Bonita Bay Community. Five championship golf courses designed by two legendary architects, a spectacular tennis center with 18 Har-Tru courts, two welcoming clubhouses, a lifestyle center with a state-of-the-art fitness center and luxury spa, and a world class staff make Bonita... [Read more...]

1st Quarter 2015 Market Report

Check out the 1st quarter 2015 market report HERE. You can review statistics for the Naples, Bonita Springs, Estero area including new listings, pended sales, average sales price, inventory, closed sales, and months of supply. Demand for SWFL properties remains strong as indicated by the fact that newly pended sales during the first quarter reached a record high for the period. Although the number... [Read more...]

Habitat for Humanity ~ Lee & Hendry

Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties provides affordable homes for people in need so they may build better lives for their families. They rely on volunteer labor and donations (funds & materials) in order to construct new homes and to rehab existing homes. Their amazing 0% mortgage policy keeps the homes affordable! Qualified partner families must complete 300 service hours with the... [Read more...]

Ft. Myers Beach: Turtle Trot 2015

10th Annual Turtle Trot at Lovers Key State Park Fort Myers Beach Calling all runners, joggers, skippers, walkers, and turtle trotters! Registration for the 10th Annual Turtle Trot 5K is now available!  This annual event takes place on May 9th, 2015 at Lovers Key State Park located at 8700 Estero Boulevard, Ft Myers Beach.  The unique trail course takes participants through a shady maritime hammock... [Read more...]

Naples Great Dock Canoe Race 2015

It’s time for the annual Great Dock Canoe Race! One of Naples’ most beloved and popular events, this historical race has deep roots within the Dock Restaurant at Crayton Cove.  The 39th Annual Great Dock Canoe Race will take place on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Crayton Cove. The event starts at 11:00 AM sharp and this year’s theme is The Hunger Games! Bring your canoe and a partner, and compete... [Read more...]

March 2015 Market Reports

Inventory Up 5% vs. Prior Year; 21% Increase in Closed Sales $2 Million+ Closed Sales The number of closed sales during the past 12 months increased over prior year, while monthly sales for March declined slightly for the third consecutive month, compared to prior year. Although demand remains high, inventory shortages in key market segments have impacted the number of 2014 closings during the first... [Read more...]

Estero: Luxury Lifestyle & Living Expo

On April 25-26, 2015, from 10:00am to 5:00pm, the Luxury Living & Lifestyle Expo will be held at the Coconut Point Mall in Estero.  Why should you go? This expo will offer a tapestry of products and services for those who hold luxury living not merely as an abstract concept, rather as a fundamental reality of life. ** MUST READ: Easter Egg Hunt & Dolphin Cruise ** Specialists and experts will... [Read more...]

Easter Egg Hunt & Dolphin Cruise “Island Style”

Hop aboard for Easter island style! This amazing event takes place on Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015 and is more than family-friendly; your children or grandchildren will absolutely love it! Cruise the San Carlos Bay and along the way catch a glimpse of dolphins! Then, arrive at Picnic Island to find over a thousand eggs for an incredible Easter egg hunt experience! ** MUST READ: Luxury Living &... [Read more...]