After years of working, many retirees dream of having a vacation home. A beautiful home in the mountains or by the sea would be a perfect retreat. But there are a few steps involved before buying a second/vacation home. It is important to think carefully about the project. It is a significant investment and most retirees live on a "fixed" income.
Some areas in Florida were not so happy with hurricane Irma, however, most communities north of Fort Myers were lucky that the damage was minimal.
South of Englewood is a huge circular area. From the sky it looks like one of those crop circles found in crop fields in England, but it is a city called "Rotonda West." Seven neighborhoods and a Preserve are in the wheel. The neighborhoods of Rotonda West include Golf Course communities, communities with lots of water called Rotonda Lakes.
Punta Gorda is the only incorporated city in Charlotte County. It is a boater's dream with the perfect waters of the Charlotte Harbor directly at your doorsteps. At Punta Gorda Isles you'll find a vast system of navigable canals, some are sailboat water canals and others are suitable for small fishing boats. Punta Gorda has a historic district with unique Florida-style homes. If you enjoy a small town feel in a tropical environment, Punta Gorda and Punta Gorda Isles is for you.
In the year 1993, we came the first time to Englewood in Florida. It was almost by accident because this gem is off the main drag. It takes just a short detour if you don’t want to miss this pearl located on Lemon Bay. Englewood sits on a peninsula called the “Cape Haze Peninsular,” which is right on Florida’s beautiful Southwest coast. We have to admit that back in the 90’s Englewood was still a sleepy, small fishing town. Shopping was pretty limited. Some outdated grocery stores and a medium […]
South Gulf Cove is a waterfront community in Southwest Florida, with direct access to Charlotte Harbor and the Gulf of Mexico. It is a paradise for boating enthusiasts and nature lovers, far away from crowded areas and the concrete jungle. South Gulf Cove is becoming increasingly popular with people who want affordable tropical waterfront living and for individuals who wish to live an active lifestyle. If you like walking, biking, skating, kayaking, swimming, fishing….this might be a place on earth where you want to be. Located on the protected side of the […]