Trends in Style and Design in Southwest Florida: Indoor/Outdoor Space

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In Southwest Florida, we are currently seeing a trend toward coastal, West Indies, and Old Florida style architecture and design, moving away from the more ornate Mediterranean design that had previously dominated. Most of the luxury new construction I appraise favors including lots of indoor/outdoor living space. Common features include: outdoor kitchens with dining/entertaining space […]

Investments

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In this fast paced and ever-changing market, it is important to keep a lid on costs and make sure that the next purchase is a smart one. This past week,  I was able to help advise a potential buyer on a complicated assignment when the highest and best use of a property was not the […]