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Quail West sales in April amounting to $8,399,750 has driven up North Naples’ year-to-date sales, closing it at $58.2 million including pending sales.

Stock Development, a company that is an established Preferred Builder in Treviso Bay and Fiddler’s Creek, made the announcement and particularly cited that the said sales is composed of five houses, house and lots, as well as custom new-build sales contracts. More specifically, contracts are being processed for the McGarvey Custom Homes’ Bardot estate model residence, Stock Signature Home residences, Stock Windsor floor plan, as well as Quail West’s Idylwood community.

This is an affirmative sign of Stock and Quail West’s efforts on real estate sales since it follows through its strong 112 home

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If you are thinking of buying your own home anytime soon, then you had better get a pile of cash ready. It should be a huge pile. In the first quarter of 2014, all-cash deals of home sales skyrocketed to an all-high of 43%, according to information provided by RealtyTrac. You will really appreciate this growth when you realize that it was 19% all-cash sales back in 2013, and that was the highest since RealtyTrac started its recording of deals in the beginning of 2011.

Analysts have attributed this to two primary factors. One is the stricter lending standards that have been put in place. These lending barriers make it difficult to secure a mortgage and fierce competition among buyers. Another factor that favors the buyer carrying a bag of cash is the

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According to the Bonita Springs-Estero Association of Realtors (BEAR), there was a decline in closed sales for single-family homes during the month of March 2014. It was actually 37.8 percent lower compared to last year. It was also stated that the probable cause for the decline is the decrease in active listings. It is not only single-family homes that are affected, even closed sales for condominiums and townhouses are also declining.

2014 BEAR President Anita Colletti even stated that the end of the winter season should not be a deterrent for homeowners to sell their homes. The 50 days in the market is the norm and homebuyers are expected to stay during the spring and summer season.

Aside from all this decrease in closed sales, there is still

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As the housing market recovers, the price of buying a home becomes a challenge for many. In just a year, we have seen a significant increase in the real estate market. National Association of Realtors claims that the median price for a single-family home is now at $203,500. Most mortgages require a 20% down payment. In addition, mortgage rates are starting to rise. That can be quite hefty for most of us.

It is quite hard to save money for down payment to your desired home. Still, there are some ways on how to guarantee your next down payment.

Tips On How To Save For A Down Payment

Look Into Loan Options - As mentioned above, the usual mortgage requires a 20% down payment of the home’s purchase price. Actually, there is an even lower option.

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Fiddler's CreekFiddler’s Creek has sold off close to 20 percent of Sonoma, an elaborately planned estate within a posh residential setup. The sale of the homes housed by a total of 11 buildings standing within an enclave with a touch of futuristic modernity has been on for a couple of months and is expected to close when the keys to the last one of the 44 houses are handed to over its new owner.

Sonoma village’s features are drawn from classic Mediterranean architectural and structural designs that were accomplished by Lennar Homes. The houses differ in prices as the two-bedroom units go for less compared to the three-bedroom plans. Irrespective of these, all the houses command picturesque view of the lake, in addition to two car garages and air conditioning areas that

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Florida Life Style Home is one of the few construction companies in Fort Myers that builds custom homes. According to their CEO and founder, Bill Ennen, building a custom house requires not only an ability to understand clients’ vision, but at the same time to have the expertise and experience to turn that vision into reality. Usually, that would mean dealing with challenges much differently from the ones found in conventional house building.

One of their recent projects is a The Mooring Home that was designed and built for the Gralia family. The home reflects every requirement that Bonnie and Ernie Grallia had about their new home and they both agree that Florida Life Style Home did an excellent job. The Mooring Home is spread over 500 square

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With the opening of a new golfing enclave, the Esplanade Golf and Country Club in North Naples, development is surely pointing in only one way –upwards.

Sales are kicking off on Immokalee Road, to the west of Collier Boulevard on the 22nd of March, 3 p.m. prompt. The new-gated community is a sight to behold indeed. Planned to ultimately include around 1,120 coach and single-family homes, it has a wondrous 170 acres of lakes, not to mention it is over 1,000 acres of pristine perseveres and wetlands.

As anyone might have guessed, such prime real estate does not come cheap. Purchase starts from a princely $359,900. Even if the realtor, Taylor Morrison has not said a word concerning the full price ranges, experts estimate a range of $350,000 to over

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Based on the Naples Area Board of Realtors or NABOR, home prices of top-tier homes are on its highest this season. This is based on the latest statistics released by the board on Friday. However, prices on other home categories showed varied results.

With the improving home price sales, the market is generally good for all home sellers. Compared to last year’s performance on the same month, this year show another double-digit gain for the real estate market.

Overall home sale prices increased 23% to $269,000. The increase mostly includes homes on the upper bracket with prices ranging from $2 million and up. Many of these big homes were sold through bidding.

According to Brenda Fioretti, a real estate broker in Naples, a lot of wealthy homebuyers

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It does not get much better than five-star accommodation, and now the residents of Naples have a new option for a classy resort to host their important affairs: the Players Club & Spa. The 30,000-foot Player's Club & Spa has just about everything. All of the facilities are top of the line and made for people who enjoy the finer things in life.

It has a Spa Wing that offers manicures and pedicures, facials, and Botox. The East Wing has a large gym with different classes and personal training available. Outside, there are a number of tennis courts and pools. These features and amenities can provide residents more enjoyment and relaxation. If you prefer to keep your affairs more intimate, there are private dining rooms for you and up to thirty-five of

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Smoking has been a controversial issue for many. Lately, health risks are being highly considered by most of the populace across the globe. More and more individuals are now aware of the health perils resulting from abusive smoking. It has been proven by various studies that second smoking is even more hazardous.

In this line of thought, the Homeowner’s Association of Laguna Village in Fiddler’s Creek is considering a total ban in smoking. There are currently 128 properties in this upscale community and residents have been complaining cigarette smokes drifting from one lanai to another.

Currently, Laguna Village is the only community that is considering banning smoking. The said ban will be imposing a ruling that homeowners will not be allowed

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