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August 2013

Found 5 blog entries for August 2013.


Construction has started on a new coach home building at Players Cove, a private neighborhood in Lely Resort in Naples.  The new coach building is located on a lakefront with views across the lake to the championship golf course.

Players Cove is located across the street from The Players Club & Spa.  Lely Resort amenities include golf courses; tennis courts; saunas and whirlpools; a fitness center; resort-style swimming pool lap pool and cabanas; a Tiki Bar with 7 flat screen TVs; and a dog park called Bark Park for members who are dog owners.

Stock Construction is presenting four homes for each coach home building with prices from $320,000. There are 2 floor plans available.  A special sales incentive running now offers homebuyers up to $10,000 of luxury

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The most expensive condo to sell in Naples, Florida during July 2013 was in Bay Colony at Contessa located at 8111 Bay Colony Drive, PH2001, Naples, FL.  This 4 BR+den / 4.5 BA / 5,140 SF corner penthouse condo includes two parking spaces.  The selling price was $5.2M / $1,011 SF, which was 95% of the asking price.

Congratulations to selling Realtor Monika R. DeBenedictis, PA of John R. Wood Realtors for closing the most expensive Naples condo transaction in July 2013.


Honorable mention for second most expensive Naples condo sold in July 2013 was on Vanderbilt Beach at Moraya Bay located at 11125 Gulf Shore Drive, #503 Naples, FL.   This 3 BR / 3.5 BA / 4,389 SF condo includes two parking spaces.  The selling price was $4.95M / $1,127 SF, which was 100%

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The Ritz-Carlton located in the Vanderbilt Beach neighborhood of Naples has closed for 66 days while it gets a multi-million renovation to update its guest rooms and restaurants.  The 5-star hotel is 27 years old and crews are working around the clock to re-open in October, and makeover the luxury hotel to reflect a more contemporary appearance.

The planned changes include replacing its older air conditioning units; replacing its windows to withstand a Category 5 hurricane; replacing guest rooms’ furniture, carpet, phones, and TVs; and revamping 3 of the 4 restaurants, except the outdoor Gumbo Limbo, which will remain open through the construction.

The luxury hotel industry has rebounded nicely after a 2-year economic downturn, so the Ritz-Carlton in

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Beach lovers and boaters who call Vanderbilt Beach home can find beach front luxury condos and canal front single-family homes and condos with gulf access boat slips.  Every property in the Vanderbilt Beach neighborhood is a short walk or bike ride to the beach. 

On the west side of Gulf Shore Drive in the Vanderbilt Beach neighborhood, low, mid, and high-rise luxury condos have stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico.  Properties on the east side of Gulf Shore Drive include luxury homes villas and condos that often come with a dedicated boat slip.
 
Some Vanderbilt Beach homes include private deeded beach access where their streets meet Gulf Shore Drive.  Some of the homes are newer grand houses on the beach; others are older, smaller homes that have been

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Close in proximity to its more affluent Naples neighborhoods, Naples Park has been called a hidden gem.  Its premium location close to pristine, white sandy beaches and the upscale community of Vanderbilt Beach, Naples Park is often hailed as a neighborhood that can enjoy the world-class amenities of Naples yet is a lot more affordable.
 
Naples Park is a neighborhood located on the north side of Naples and within walking distance of the Gulf of Mexico.  Its central location has become highly desirable and in close proximity to the fashionable Mercato shopping district with a Whole Foods, trendy restaurants and popular nightclubs.  Naples Park offers award-winning beaches, championship golf courses, and lush green parks.

Naples Park single-family homes

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