The Michael Dillard Team Blog

Bonita Bay 2014 Closed Sales & More

The local real estate market this year is already amazing! Ever wondered about Bonita Bay closed sales figures? You’ve come to the right place! We’re keeping track of the 2014 Bonita Bay closed sales in a convenient spreadsheet. You like details? Search no further! Check out market details including individual residences data as well as community averages. Looking for a home in a specific... [Read more...]

Turtle Trot

Enjoy turtles? Like to run? The 9th Annual 5K Turtle Trot at Lovers Key State Park in Fort Myers Beach will be hosted by Friends of Lovers Key, Inc. on 5/10/14. The unique trail course takes runners through a shady maritime hammock ecosystem on a hard-packed shell path. No part of the course required running through beach sand and the course ends at the pavilion overlooking the beach. ** CHECK OUT:... [Read more...]

Super Kids & Super Teens Golf Tournament

New Horizons is holding its 5th annual Super Kids and Super Teens Golf Tournament in Bonita Springs on 5/3/14 at Worthington Country Club, located at 13500 Worthington Way. Be a sponsor, be a player …. both are needed for this great event! It’s a great golf outing and fantastic fundraiser to provide ongoing operating support for New Horizons’ Super Kids and Super Teens Clubs. This year,... [Read more...]

Luxury Home New Listings Up ~ Q1 2014

Closed Sales The number of closings during the past 12 months is the highest since 2005 (10,590 vs 12,379). The $2.0 million – $5.0 million price segment posted a 68% increase in closed units over first quarter 2013. Volume was up 74% with $297.5 million closed vs $170.6 million in Q1 2013. The average sales price for single family and condo sales in the 1st Quarter 2014 increased 19% when compared... [Read more...]

March 2014 Market Reports

March was another great month for Southwest Florida real estate and John R. Wood Properties!  The numbers in the reports tell a clear story of what is happening as numbers of closed sales achieve new highs, and pended activity remains brisk.   Properties at the high end of the market continue to be the lead story, but most price ranges show increases over the prior year. JRW is in the NUMBER ONE... [Read more...]