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According to Naples Area Board of Realtors (NABOR), housing supply is at its lowest since 2007 this May. The demand on the other hand, is relatively high with close sales and pending sales reaching over 1,000 in May. However, compared to the same month last year, the speed of sale is a bit slower. NABOR’s monthly report includes all of Collier County, except Marco Island.

Despite the discrepancies in demand and supply, real estate brokers do not perceive this as a sign of a real estate bubble building up. Real estate people do not want bubble happening since too much demand with little supply push prices to very high values causing home prices to be unsustainable for average buyers.

The bubble already occurred during the housing boom in

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Torino At Grey OaksBiella Villa homes, one of the recent developments in Grey Oaks Country Club community is now open for viewing. Belonging to the Torino neighborhood, the Biella villas were designed by JoAnna Palinchak by Design West. The interior design features classic but upscale and modern styles with sleek furnishings.

Biella is one of the villa models in the Torino neighborhood being designed by Design West. Torino neighborhood features luxury villas with 1 to 2 floors. Halsatt Partnership and CC Devco are completing the neighborhood development with 26 home sites still available for building.

Living areas of the Biella model homes start at 3,738 square feet. The luxurious villa homes have 2 master suites, 4 and a half bathroom, a den, large family room,

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Grey Oaks Country Club is one of the most prestigious communities in Naples. For those who are interested to be part of this wonderful community, Grey Oaks Realty recently announced the opening of Doral model villa homes in the neighborhood of Traditions. The residence is fully furnished and ready for occupancy.

Traditions is one of the upscale community enclaves of Grey Oaks Country Club. This neighborhood is composed of 62 well-designed villa homes and 60 beautiful coach homes. The development is handled by CC Devco, a real estate investment firm based in Coral Gables, and Halstatt Partnership which is a reputable developer based in Naples.

Villa Homes In Traditions Neighborhood

The luxury villa homes in the neighborhood of Traditions

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The Ronto Group is erecting a luxury high-rise tower right inside the Bonita Bay community. Located in the ambience of Bonita Springs, the building will have 26 floors and 120 units. The residences are all going to be fully completed and ready for immediate occupants. These are no ordinary homes as they have been tastefully furnished by some of the very best designers and interior decorators. The high-quality work can be gleaned from the paint coat to the floors and even the panels. Based in Naples, Ronto Group and the Wheelock Street Capital purchased the last two high-rise plots in Bonita towards the end of 2013.

According to Anthony Solomon, who is the executive vice president of the Ronto Group, the idea of ‘building decorator-ready’ homes is

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Housing BubbleAlthough a clear observation shows that the prices in the Southwest Florida real estate market are not experiencing inflation like during the last housing boom, there are experts who feel a time bomb is going to explode. For these analysts, there are already strong signs that a bubble is already inflating.

They are not just guessing, they are pointing to factors they believe is driving this phenomenon. They state that flippers and less strict lending practices are to be blamed. They also pointed out that a widespread shortage of inventory and a disturbing rise in the lack of affordability are other culprits too. For these experts, if nothing is done quickly, we may be witnessing another devastating economic bubble.

For Daren Blomquist, the

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Set in a very peaceful environment full of the most luxurious options open to residents, it is no surprise that Twin Eagles is fast becoming the choice of many. Part of the dazzling array of amenities that are available on the 1,115-acre gated community include two championship golf courses. The development of Twin Eagles is undertaken by Ronto Group in North Naples.

Twin Eagles has disclosed that six closed new construction deals that are worth almost $2.2 million and nine pending new construction transactions valued at over $7.5 million were processed during a very boisterous May. This spike during May was so energetic that the year-to-date sales of Twin Eagles actually reached a total of 68 closed and an incredible pending new constructions all

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Do you have a plot this summer? If so, you will need to revise your schedule; and if not, Delnor Wiggins Park is more than willing to offer you a rare experience of nature and its surroundings. Boasting one of the pristine and blond stretches of beach known to mankind, Delnor is a paradise that offers its clients vast and peaceful scenery of the popular Gulf of Mexico, and once-in-a-lifetime opportunity of countless shorebirds not forgetting the diverse wildlife that gather around the park each year.

The Ranger Programs at Delnor Wiggins Pass State Park in collaboration with Florida Gulf Coast University – FGCU Environmental Studies is now offering summer programs every Tuesday beginning June 10th at 9:30 am thanks to Christopher Tesmer, a gifted FGCU

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The Astoria I estate model is produced by Stock signature. The construction is taking place at 665 Regata road within the neighborhood of Naples Moorings. Inside the model is a showcased interior by one of the designers from Beasley and Henley interior design; Troy Beasley, which gives it a refined and sophisticated finish. It harmoniously blends with the style used for its exterior architecture, mainly because it is clean lined. Thus, this work of RG Designs has the elegant feeling of island life.

Throughout the floor plan of Astoria I, which measures 4,100 square feet there is a sense of luxury in a casual way that will leave you captivated. It is made of a completed foyer and a reception room with a lounge that gives a see through view. There is

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According to a research group, prices of area homes are about to jump by over 10% in the next year. Area topping the prices of single family homes in Florida is Naples-Macro Island, and what more, there is still a scope of further increment in prices in the area.

If we go by The Cary, N.C based firm's forecast, then the prices in Cape Coral-Fort Myers are also likely to fly off the handle. Ingo Winzer, the president of the firm is optimistic about Southwest Florida as well, mainly due to an upbeat in jobs, particularly in retail and tourism sector. These markets are attracting a lot of investors. On Wednesday, he was quoted saying, "Combine speculative interest with good fundamental economic demand and you have a lot of people who want to buy

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Southwest Florida has witnessed a steady increase in home prices in the post-recession period. However, despite all this progress a report released in April shows that the prices are far away from the peak prices witnessed when the housing industry was experiencing a boom.

RealtyTrac, a research firm based in Irvine Calif says that the home prices in the area (Southwest Florida) were below their peaks by a higher margin than anywhere else in the whole nation. The good news is that they are recovering well like in other parts of Florida.

The Vice President of RealtyTrac, Daren Blomquist says that most areas in Florida have not recovered to the peak prices seen when the housing industry was booming. The median prices for homes in Collier were down by

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