Naples is a waterfront city located in Collier County along the Southwestern Florida coastline. Home to nearly 20,000 residents, this city is both a popular year-round tourist destination as well as a wonderful place to live and work. Whether you are raising a family or moving here to retire, Naples is graced with a vibrant and fun-filled atmosphere, an excellent school system, several modern day attractions and an abundance of everyday amenities.
Several parks, recreation areas and natural preserves are situated throughout Naples, which all serve to enhance the island-like setting that this community enjoys. The city is defined by its two premiere shopping districts along Fifth Avenue South and Third Street South, its many restaurants that feature dishes from around the world, its location on the Gulf of Mexico and the many attractive and affordable homes located throughout the various Naples neighborhoods. Real estate options consist of single-family homes, condominiums and townhouses, historic properties and land lots. .(more)
Seven high schools and well over 20 middle and elementary schools comprise the local school district, providing Naples' youth ample educational opportunities. What's more, the high volume of after-school programs offered enables children to learn and interact with others in a constructive way long after school is out. Naples provides its residents with a balanced lifestyle of work and play. The local government continues to invest time and energy into city projects that improve the quality of life for its citizenry. If you are considering a move to these parts, Naples is a great place to call home.
Price Range of Naples Houses for Sale
Waterfront living is at a premium in Naples. Condominium towers that offer Gulf front living include those at Pelican Bay, The Brittany and the Tarpon Club. Condominiums with water views range in price from the low $200,000s to several million dollars depending on size, location and amenities. Inland, a variety of homes in gated communities such as Calusa Bay range in price from mid-$200,000s to $600,000 and up. Golfing communities such as the homes at Lely Resort, Collier Reserve, Grey Oaks and Fiddler's Creek offer outstanding county club living in master-planned developments that feature fine homes at prices from the high $400,000s. Luxurious homes and million dollar estates are available along the coastline, or in parts of the city that offer water views and exclusivity. A select few historic properties are available as is a limited supply of land plots for custom building.
Naples, Florida Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
Kay has helped countless buyers, sellers and investors achieve their real estate goals in and around the Naples area for over 25 years. As a longtime resident of the area, Kay credits the mild weather, pristine beaches, magnificent golf courses, world class shopping and endless water recreational activities as just a few of the many reasons why she loves living here—and she knows you'll feel the same way too!
Kay is the Broker Associate for Royal Shell Real Estate. She holds the Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI) designation, is a member of the Naples Area Board of Realtors, Bonita Springs-Estero Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors, the National Ethics Bureau, and is a licensed notary. She has also received many Awards of Distinction throughout her career.
Kay started her career as the part-owner of a golf course where she helped clients find their dream homes by the golf course or along the water, her primary specialties. She was also a Financial Specialist where she worked with individuals and families with estate planning and retirement. Kay obtained her NASD Series 24 as a Registered Principal and supervised her own branch and advisors. She later opened her own real estate franchise. With decades of experience, knowledge, and education in the financial business and real estate business, Kay can help you find your dream home.
As an experienced and highly successful realtor who receives over 60% of her business from client referrals, Kay understands that honesty, dedication and hard work fosters success and most importantly, trust and client loyalty. She enjoys golfing, snow skiing, and scuba diving when time permits.
Kay wants to help you "live your dream because she is living her dream!" Get in touch with her today to learn how you can become her next success story.
Naples Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of May 2nd, 2016: homes priced around $2,476,915 compared to $2,558,135 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -3%. For Monday, May 2nd, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.68%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.79%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.17%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.80%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Naples FL. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Naples to help you find the best home!