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...]

Paint in the Park at Lover’s Key

Ft. Myers Beach – Tap into your creative side and come Paint in the Park at Lovers Key State Park located at 8700 Estero Blvd., Ft. Myers Beach. Local artist, Jen Norqual, will give you instruction and guide you through the fun process of creating your masterpiece on canvas. No experience needed and all supplies are included, even aprons.  The cost is $40 per person, plus park entry fee. Pre-registration... [Read more...]

Estero High School 2nd Annual Golf Tournament

Estero – Golf the newly renovated Spring Run Golf Club located at 9350 Spring Run Blvd in Bonita Springs! The Estero High School Baseball Team’s 2nd Annual Golf Tournament is taking place on Saturday, September 26, 2015. Registration and continental breakfast starts at 7:30am with a shotgun start 8:30 a.m. The cost is $400 for a foursome; $200 for a twosome; $125 individual. The price includes... [Read more...]

United Way of Collier County 2nd Annual 5K Run

Naples – United Way of Collier County will hold its Second Annual Run for the Way 5K on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at North Collier Regional Park. Proceeds from the event will benefit over 30 local community agencies and hundreds of human services programs. The race will begin at 7:15 a.m., before the United Way’s 10th Annual Walk for the Way. There will be free food and entertainment... [Read more...]

July 2015 Market Report

Inventory Down vs. Prior Year; YTD Closed Sales Up 3% Closed Sales Closed sales during the 12 months ending July 31, 2015 appear to have stabilized, increasing less than 3% over the 12 months ending July 31, 2014. The number of closed sales is impacted by availability of product as well as pricing. Year-to-date closed sales are maintaining a steady pace, up 3% over prior year. Closed sales priced above... [Read more...]

2nd Quarter 2015 Market Report

We encourage you to check out the 2nd quarter 2015 market report HERE. There are details about new listings, pended sales, inventory, average sales price, closed sales, and months of supply for the Bonita Springs, Estero, and Naples real estate markets. New listings placed on the market were down slightly from Q2 2014. Pended sales decreased in Q2 2015 vs. 2014. The reduction in inventory has helped... [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...]