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November 2013

Found 9 blog entries for November 2013.


Award-winning developer Stock Signature Homes is opening up a Phase II of their popular Lakoya homes at Lely Resort.  Five new home models are available to choose from for 216 luxury single-family homes with water, golf course and nature preserve views.  After a near sell-out of Phase I, Phase II will feature some new design features not available before.  Lakoya is a private gated established community with access to the Players Club & Spa, as well as top-of-the-line home and community amenities.

As you enter stunning Lakoya, you notice sculptured landscaping, classical gardens, fountains, paved walkway paths and lakes located throughout the neighborhood.  The natural serenity embraces parks with brick sidewalks and stone arches.  The redesigned plans

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Gulf Shore Boulevard in Naples conjures up images of a chic beautiful life and an elegant address on a spectacular avenue that can be used in the same sentence with Rodeo Drive, Collins Avenue and Park Avenue.  Gulf Shore Boulevard is festooned with tropical foliage on the shoreline of the picturesque Gulf of Mexico.  Indeed, the coveted address of living on Gulf Shore Boulevard gives residents magnificent views of both the Gulf of Mexico and Pelican Bay.  As one of Southwest Florida’s most sophisticated coastal cities, Naples has the Pier at the south end and the Ritz Carlton to the north.

Gulf Shore Boulevard starts in Old Naples with its chic boutiques and sophisticated dining establishments, and delivers a desirable Naples lifestyle along its glitzy

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The waterfront community of Coquina Sands is a great place to call home.  It is a subdivision centrally located in the heart of Naples, west of U.S. 41 and between Old Naples and The Moorings.  The variety of homes runs from exclusive beachfront penthouse condos to luxury beachfront single-family homes along Gulf Shore Boulevard, as well as beachfront and Bay front condos and villas with direct access to the Gulf of Mexico.  Many single-family homes also are on the quiet streets of Coquina Sands.

Coquina Sands is geographically-bounded by the Naples Beach Hotel and Golf Club on the south, The Moorings on the north, the Gulf of Mexico to the west, and U.S. 41 to the east.  Condos sell from $190,000-$3.995 million.  Single-family residences that are

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Naples tops the 2013 list for the cleanest air in the U.S., according to the American Lung Association, making it the best choice for retirees and other health-minded people who are seeking a healthy place to live.  This is also good news for those who suffer from asthma and arthritis.  The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rated the air quality in Naples as a 96 on a scale of 100 (higher is better) for ozone alert days and number of pollutants.

While Naples is well-known for its stunning residences, ocean views, wonderful spa-like amenities and thriving Downtown area, now it can be called the ultimate destination for people seeking to live in an area with the cleanest air in the U.S.  Naples real estate is in high demand and is one of the most

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One of Naples’ premier beachfront parks, Lowdermilk Park is a fun place to spend the day.  There are plenty of sand volleyball courts, two children’s playgrounds, a concession stand, picnic tables, benches, metered and unmetered parking spaces, restrooms, outdoor showers and gazebos for rent.  There is also a terrific duck pond.  Lowdermilk sometimes hosts small-boat regattas for all ages—kids to the retired. Bring a book or stay to watch the spectacular sunset.  It’s a beautiful place to snorkel and swim as well.

Lowdermilk Park offers 1,000 feet of pristine beachfront, lots of picnic tables for a lunch with your family and friends, or you can grab a bite to eat from the concession stand located in the middle of the park.  Items for sale include

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Boaters have a reason to celebrate.  Dredging has begun at Doctors Pass after Collier County officials have issued a permit to proceed in an effort to improve conditions since beach erosion has hit this area hard in Naples, especially in the past year.  This waterway is one of the most heavily used for boaters in Naples to come in and out of.
   
Heavy dredging equipment, including several barges, is stationed at the southern end of Doctors Pass at the southern entrance to the beach off Gulfshore Boulevard.  The Doctors Pass dredging project is a massive one, and is expected to move 36,000 cubic yards of sand from the center of the Pass back onto the shoreline in coordination with a separate larger project to add more sand to the shoreline from Doctors

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As one of the most desirable areas to live in, The Moorings in Naples is known for its quiet streets shaded with beautiful trees, private Members-only country club and most of all waterfront properties and magnificent views along the Gulf of Mexico.  Located just north of Old Naples and south of Park Shore, The Moorings offers residents some of the most luxurious single-family and condominium residences available in Naples.  The Moorings high-rise developments are located beach side on Gulf Shore Boulevard with many units offering stunning Gulf views.

The Moorings is 730 acres of waterways, lakes and luxury waterfront real estate in Naples.  In 1957, Milton Link, a landscape architect from Fort Lauderdale and a superintendent of parks in Miami Beach,

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A new public relations strategy aimed at bringing in Brazilian tourists and their dollars is underway in conjunction with Palm Beach County to woo 1.5 million Brazilians who visit Miami and Orlando each year.  City officials hope to persuade Brazilian tourists to extend their Florida vacations and unwind and relax in Naples, Marco Island and the Everglades, after a busy vacation at the theme parks.  The two regions are working together with a San Paolo-based marketing firm to increase awareness of their cities.  Brazilians spend $1.3 billion each year in just Miami-Dad County alone.

Naples city officials have plenty to brag about.  As most residents and visitors all ready know, Naples’ location on the beautiful Gulf of Mexico in southwest Florida is

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Located in South Naples off Collier Boulevard, Fiddler's Creek has been named one of Golfweek's 100 Best Residential Golf Courses in the country for the seventh consecutive year.  Golfers play on the Arthur Hills designed Creek Course, an 18-hole, par 72 course that plays 7,157 yards. The course is enhanced with natural beauty including its signature stone bridges

Anchoring the luxury experience, residents enjoy the 54,000 sq. ft. clubhouse which features a spa, fitness center, resort-style pools, restaurants, tennis courts and playground. Beach and boating aficionados can visit the Tarpon Club which offers beach access on Marco Island and use of the Beach Pavilion at the Marco Beach Ocean Resort.  Fiddler's Creek boaters utilize the Tarpon Club marina

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