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August | Naples Area Market Report


Contacts: Taber Tagliasacchi, REALTOR® | 239.287.0777 Calusa Bay Properties, LLC | Taber@TaberNaples.com 9128 Strada Place, Suite 10115, Naples, FL 34108         August Home Sales Show Increased Consumer Confidence   August proved to be an outstanding month for the Naples area housing market with more pending and closed sales than last August. Broker analysts reviewing the August 2017 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which ...read more


July | Naples Area Market Report

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Contacts: Taber Tagliasacchi, REALTOR® | 239.287.0777 Calusa Bay Properties, LLC | Taber@TaberNaples.com 9128 Strada Place, Suite 10115, Naples, FL 34108           July Home Sales Hit the Sweet Spot    Naples, Fla. - REALTORS® in Naples sold more existing homes in July (682) than they did in January (603) or February (613), a statistical reality that busts an old myth that home sales stall in the summer. In fact, overall closed sales in the market's sweet ...read more


2Q 2017 Market Report

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Contacts: Taber Tagliasacchi, P.A., REALTOR® | 239.287.0777 Taber@TaberNaples.com | www.TaberNaples.com Calusa Bay Properties, LLC 9128 Strada Pl, Suite 10115 Naples, FL 34108           2Q 2017 Market Report Shows Home Sales Activity is Hotter than 2Q 2016   Naples, Fla. - Record-breaking rain fall in June did not dampen buyer interest in the Naples housing market as evidenced in the Second Quarter and June 2017 Market Reports released by the Naples Area Board ...read more


704 Hollybriar Lane is featured in Out & About

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          All of the ladies of Calusa Bay are honored to have our Exceptional New Construction Estate Home   featured in the latest Out & About video!   704 Hollybriar Lane Naples, FL 34108 | Pelican Bay   Call Taber Taglisacchi, PA at 239-287-0777 with all inquires.   Exceptional New Estate home just completed in Pelican Bay. This spacious, open concept floor plan features three unique living areas with soaring ceilings, floor to ceiling windows, ...read more


May Market Report Shines for Naples


Contacts: Taber Tagliasacchi, P.A., REALTOR® | 239.287.0777 Taber@TaberNaples.com | www.TaberNaples.com Calusa Bay Properties, LLC 9128 Strada Pl, Suite 10115 Naples, FL 34108     Naples, Fla. - Overall closed sales of homes in May shined brighter than any other month previously reported in 2017, with an impressive 23 percent increase to 1,027 closed sales in May 2017 from 838 closed sales in May 2016. Likewise, overall pending sales (homes under contract) also ...read more


Calusa Bay Development and Knauf-Koenig Group Unveil Custom Homes in Pelican Bay

http://www.naplesnews.com/story/money/real-estate/2017/06/10/calusa-bay-development-and-knauf-koenig-unveil-custom-homes-pelican-bay/365063001/
  People called Calusa Bay Development crazy for knocking down a home in Pelican Bay to make room for a brand new custom home; but it worked - and it has continued to work.   Now on their fifth and sixth projects together, with a seventh to follow soon after, the team of Calusa Bay Development, builder Knauf-Koenig Group and the architectural firm Stofft Cooney seem to have found their niche in Pelican Bay and have raised the bar for luxury living in one of Naples original ...read more


April Market Report Shows Strong End-of-Season Activity

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Contacts: Taber Tagliasacchi, P.A., Realtor | 239.287.0777 Taber@TaberNaples.com | www.CalusaBayProperties.com Calusa Bay Properties, LLC  9128 Strada Place, Suite 10115 Naples, FL 34108       Naples, Fla. - Inventory decreased for the second consecutive month and prices continued to remain stable in April, setting into motion a burst in end-of-season sales for homes in the market's sweet spot - the $300,000 to $500,000 price category. Activity in that price ...read more


Coastal Chic | Inside and Out

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  THIS TROPICAL OASIS IN PELICAN BAY IS DESIGNED WITH SOPHISTICATED YET RELAXED INTERIORS THAT FLOW EFFORTLESSLY INTO ITS LUSH OUTDOOR SPACES   INTERIOR DESIGN BY LESLIE SHERMAN, DEBRA LYSY, AND TATUM JOHANSSON, CALUSA BAY DESIGN, NAPLES, FL DEVELOPER LESLIE SHERMAN, CALUSA BAY DEVELOPMENT, NAPLES, FL ARCHITECTURE BY RANDALL STOFFT AND JOHN COONEY, STOFFT COONEY ARCHITECTS, NAPLES, FL GENERAL CONTRACTOR MATT KNAUF, KNAUF-KOENIG GROUP, NAPLES, FL LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE BY KOBY ...read more


NABOR® Market Report Posts Solid First Quarter

http://www.naplesarea.com/real-estate-news.asp
  Contacts: Taber Tagliasacchi, P.A., REALTOR® | 239.287.0777 Taber@TaberNaples.com | www.CalusaBayProperties.com Calusa Bay Properties, LLC 9128 Strada Pl, Suite 10115 Naples, FL 34108        Naples, Fla. – It was a busy season for REALTORS® working in Naples as evidenced in the First Quarter 2017 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island). As ...read more


FEBRUARY MARKET REPORT SHOWS MORE CHOICES & BETTER PRICES

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Contacts: Taber Tagliasacchi, P.A., REALTOR® | 239.287.0777 Taber@TaberNaples.com | www.TaberNaples.com Calusa Bay Properties, LLC 9128 Strada Pl, Suite 10115 Naples, FL 34108       Naples, Fla. – Overall inventory rose yet prices remained stable in February according to broker analysts who reviewed the February 2017 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco ...read more


JANUARY HOME SALES STRONG

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Contacts: Taber Tagliasacchi, P.A., REALTOR® | 239.287.0777 Taber@TaberNaples.com | www.TaberNaples.com Calusa Bay Properties, LLC 9128 Strada Pl, Suite 10115 Naples, FL 34108       Naples, Fla. – The new year rebounded with a strong gust of activity in the Collier County real estate market. Increases in overall pending sales (homes under contract), overall closed sales and overall inventory indicate a strong season ahead. Broker analysts who reviewed the January 2017 ...read more


Fabulous and Flexible: A Moorings Home with Livability

http://www.homeanddesign.net/fabulous-and-flexible/
Flexible is the word that keeps coming up when discussing this magnificent home in Naples’ Moorings neighborhood. The five-bedroom, six-bath home has 4,345 square feet under air, but the home is not just spacious. Its clever design ensures it will suit just about everyone. “This home design is incredibly flexible. The detached third-car garage can be used as office space, art studio, mother-in-law apartment, place for boomerang college kids, nanny, or on-site health care provider,” ...read more


Our Costal Chic kitchen was featured in Most Popular New Kitchens on Houzz

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All Good in the Hood - The custom range hood covered in the same gray-washed wood used to build the island in this elegant Naples, Florida, kitchen successfully lifts the eye. Of course, the stunning gold chandelier above the island also garners some attention. read more


Brokers See a Steady Summer Season

http://www.naplesarea.com/news/Friday-August-19-2016_440.html
Naples, Fla. (August 19, 2016) – The July 2016 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island), showed performance as expected during a traditional summer season. The inventory increase to 4,801 homes is welcome news to homebuyers following record-low inventory levels in July 2015, when the number of active listings dropped to 3,518 homes. Median closed prices remained steady for price ...read more


Naples, Fla.: A Great Small City for Retiring in Good Health

http://m.kiplinger.com/article/retirement/T006-C000-S002-naples-fla-city-for-retiring-in-good-health.html
Population: 21,512 Cost of living: N/A (national median = 100) Median home price: $294,000 Healthy highlight: Top grade from the American Lung Association for air quality When Bill Barnett, now in his fourth term as mayor, moved to Naples in 1973, it was a laid-back fishing village with a grocery, two restaurants and a pharmacy. Locals rejoiced when an Italian restaurant opened. Today, Fifth Avenue South, the main commercial district, is lined with art galleries, boutiques and ...read more


Experts Predict Naples Area Market Will Continue Stability


Experts Predict Naples Area Market Will Continue Stability Highlights from the NABOR® Economic Summit Event Naples, Fla. (May 2, 2016) - More than 400 REALTORS® and real estate professionals interested in the economic health of Collier County attended the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®) 2016 Economic Summit, "The New Future: A View from the Top," on Thursday, April 21, 2016 at the Hilton Naples. Three guest speakers provided national, state, and local analysis of recent ...read more


Coastal Chic: A Unique Take On Classic Design

http://www.homeanddesign.net/coastal-chic-2016/
To create a sophisticated coastal dream home with a tropical flair was the intention of both Matt Knauf, owner and general contractor with Knauf-Koenig Group, and architect Falconer Jones of Falcon Design when they teamed up to work on this beauty of a home nestled on a quiet street in the heart of Pelican Bay. “We chose this lot because of its generous size, fantastic location, and southern exposure. It has a gorgeous backyard that opens up to create a spacious and private outdoor oasis. The ...read more


February Report Shows New Opportunities in Naples Housing Market

http://www.naplesarea.com/news/Friday-March-18-2016_405.html
February Report Shows New Opportunities in Naples Housing Market Naples, Fla. (March 18, 2016) – Increases in inventory for both the single-family and condominium home market in February offer many new opportunities to home buyers and indicate a trend toward a more balanced market, according to broker analysts who reviewed the February 2016 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco ...read more


A Pelican Bay Beauty

http://naples.floridaweekly.com/news/2016-02-11/Real_Estate_News/A_Pelican_Bay_beauty.html
Combining the talented efforts of top luxury home professionals can often create “a perfect storm.” And inNaples, weather aside, this can occur when just the right group joins forces. On this stunning speculative project at 6600 Ridgewood Drive in Pelican Bay, a previously successful trifecta has essentially hit another home run. Calusa Bay Design’s Leslie Sherman, and Realtor/Broker Taber Tagliasacchi of Calusa Bay Properties identified this piece of land for their latest ...read more


Phase II Construction on Schedule at Naples Square

http://www.naplesnews.com/business/real-estate/phase-ii-construction-on-schedule-at-naples-square-2a3e8250-54fe-6ad4-e053-0100007fc4ce-366731061.html?utm_content=bufferfd826&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer
The Ronto Group announced that construction of 73 Phase II residences at Naples Square remains on schedule for completion in first quarter 2017. Ronto is developing Naples Square at the corner of Fifth Avenue South and Goodlette-Frank Road in downtown Naples. Naples Square is bringing a sense of cohesion to downtown by connecting Fifth Avenue to Bayfront with access on 10th Street via Third Avenue South. The one- and two-story, two- and three-bedroom plus den floor plans, ranging from 1,200 ...read more


BC Architects Selected by Gulf Bay as Architect of Record for Mystique

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Gulf Bay Group of Companies (Gulf Bay) has selected Miami-based BC Architects as the Architect of Record for Mystique, the new ultraluxury high-rise in Pelican Bay in Naples. The 21-story Mystique will feature 68 estate and four penthouse residences and is located on one of only two remaining developable land parcels in Naples between The Ritz-Carlton, Naples and Port Royal. Under the direction of Aubrey J. Ferrao, who founded Gulf Bay Group of Companies in 1986, Gulf Bay has completed 14 ...read more


Tower II of Aqua at Pelican Isle Now Under Construction

http://www.naplesnews.com/business/real-estate/tower-ii-of-aqua-at-pelican-isle-now-under-construction-26645444-c649-2346-e053-0100007f2c51-361030531.html
Aqua at Pelican Isle in North Naples overlooks a private marina, Wiggins Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. The first tower is completely sold. The second tower will set a new standard for luxury waterfront living and complete the finest boutique marina-front condominium in the Naples market. "Following success with pre-construction sales, we are excited to have broken ground on the second tower. New residents will be able to move in early 2017,"said Chris Hanlon, a principal with PACT Real Estate ...read more


Fiddler's Creek course included in Golfweek's Top 100 Best Residential Golf Courses

http://www.naplesnews.com/business/real-estate/fiddlers-creek-course-included-in-golfweeks-top-100-best-residential-golf-courses-24bfb43b-6a63-1fe1-351430091.html?d=mobile
For the 11th consecutive year, The Creek Course at Fiddler's Creek is ranked among Golfweek Magazine's Top 100 Best Residential Golf Courses in the country. The signature 18-hole, par 72 Creek Course, designed by Arthur Hills, is woven into the community's natural surroundings and features a series of strategic and challenging holes. The course offers seven tee placements to accommodate golf enthusiasts of all skill levels, and includes 7,157 yards, 67 bunkers, broad fairways and elevated ...read more


Naples ranked among Travel+Leisure's list of America's Best Towns for the Holidays

http://www.travelandleisure.com/slideshows/americas-best-towns-for-the-holidays/5
This Florida town lacks snowman-building material, but the snowbird-style winter wonderland still lures holiday revelers with its luxury stores, cool boutiques, and festive ambience. Third Street South is the headquarters for the official tree, evening “snow” showers during Thanksgiving week, and gorgeous window displays, like those at department store Marissa Collections in the Old Naples Historic District. Continue shopping along Fifth Avenue South, and check out whimsical clothing and ...read more


USA Today's List: Digest the Best Dining Water Views in Naples, Florida

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Dining waterside is the quintessential Naples restaurant experience. You need not look far to find your next meal overlooking the beach and Gulf of Mexico or Naples Bay, the Gordon River or inlets and waterways from Bonita Springs to Marco Island and Everglades City.  Many of the waterfront restaurants exude an atmosphere of uber casual, such as local favorites Doc’s Beach House on Bonita Beach, the Dock at Crayton Cove in old Naples and Snook Inn on Marco Island. Others cater to ...read more


South Naples has the largest growth in Naples real estate!

http://naplesherald.com/2015/09/23/home-sales-spike-in-south-naples/

Housing Activity in South Naples Heats up in August


Naples, Fla. (September 18, 2015) - Traditionally a tepid month for REALTORS®, August delivered robust activity in many areas of Naples particularly in South Naples, according to the August 2015 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island). South Naples is defined in the Southwest Florida MLS as encompassing properties in zip codes 34112 and 34113 (i.e., neighborhoods south of Davis ...read more


REALTORS® Busy from Beaches to Beyond


Naples, Fla. (August 21, 2015) - Activity in the Naples area housing market continued its upward momentum moving into summer as evidenced in the July 2015 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island). An 8 percent increase in overall pending sales (homes under contract) from 845 in July 2014 to 913 in July 2015 is one indication REALTORS® stayed busy in July. Unlike July 2014 where ...read more


Rustic Contemporary

http://www.homeanddesign.net/southwest-florida-home-tour-rustic-contemporary/
A MASTERFUL DEVELOPER’S “HOME WITH A SOUL” IN PELICAN BAY Wonderful things happen when talented people join together in a creative process. When Leslie Sherman of Calusa Bay Development began work on this 5,700 square foot home in Pelican Bay, she assembled a team comprised of top professionals who all share a common vision — to design and build exceptional, functional, unique living spaces. From an architect renowned for his impeccable design sense, to a general contractor with an ...read more


Buyers Shift Focus to Condominium Market


Buyers Shift Focus to Condominium Market   Contacts: Pat Pitocchi, NABOR® Media Relations Committee Chairman, (239) 398-8650,                 Marcia Albert, NABOR® Director of Marketing, (239) 597-1666   Naples, Fla. (April 17, 2015) - Overall activity in the Naples area real estate market across all price categories remains steady, according to the First Quarter 2015 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales ...read more


Conde Nast Traveler ranks Naples among the top 30 Best Small Cities in America

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Luxury Market Gains Momentum in 2014


Contacts: Pat Pitocchi, NABOR® Media Relations Committee Chairman, (239) 398-8650, Marcia Albert, NABOR® Director of Marketing, (239) 597-1666   Naples, Fla. (January 16, 2015) - Overall closed sales for homes in every price category above $300,000 saw double digit increases in 2014. As a result, broker analysts contend that 2014 was one of the best years in Naples real estate history for closed sales. According to the Annual 2014 Market Report released by the Naples Area Board of ...read more


Condominiums an Affordable Option in Naples Market


A service from the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® Condominiums an Affordable Option in Naples Market   Contacts: Pat Pitocchi, NABOR President & Media Relations Committee Chairman, (239) 398-8650,         Marcia Albert, NABOR Director of Marketing, (239) 597-1666   Naples, Fla. (November 21, 2014) - As buyers seek an opportunity to own a home in Naples, condominiums continue to be an affordable option. Condominium median closed prices increased only 9 percent from $198,000 to ...read more


Sales Center for Ronto's Seaglass at Bonita Bay Opens

http://www.naplesnews.com/business/real-estate/sales-center-for-rontos-seaglass-at-bonita-bay-opens_95546352
The Ronto Group announced its new sales center at the Seaglass at Bonita Bay luxury high-rise tower is now open. The 26-floor, 120-unit tower, to be built by Ronto within the Bonita Bay community in Bonita Springs, will feature fully-completed, ready for occupancy tower and penthouse residences with designer-selected premium quality finishes, including flooring, paint and trim. The Naples-based developer and Wheelock Street Capital acquired the final two high-rise tower parcels at Bonita Bay ...read more


Nabor Market Report


Nabor Market Report A service from the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® 3rd Quarter Inventory Remains Tight Contacts: Pat Pitocchi, NABOR President & Media Relations Committee Chairman, (239) 398-8650, Marcia Albert, NABOR Director of Marketing, (239) 597-1666 Naples, Fla. (October 17, 2014) - Limited inventory continues to be the story of the Naples area real estate market, according to the third quarter report released by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®). Inventory of ...read more


Southwest Florida Real Estate Briefs

http://www.naplesnews.com/breaking-ground/real-estate/southwest-florida-real-estate-briefs_99133268

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