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Best Dog Friendly Beaches On Sanibel Island

Dog on the Beach

Our lives are made brighter and richer with our furry canine companions. Dogs have held a special place in our family homes for thousands of years. It is believed that they were first domesticated in Europe 16,000 years ago and then again in Asia 14,000 years ago. Archaeologists at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History are [...]

Sanibel & Captiva Day Trips To Remember

Sanibel Beach and Lighthouse

It is no secret that with the hustle and bustle of hectic daily routines, we sometimes experience burnout and desperately need to clear our minds and calm our souls. It's times like this that a day-cation is exactly what is needed to reset our body and refresh our spirit. But where will we find the best place to spend a day [...]

Best Gift Shops in Sanibel

Gift Shopping on Sanibel Island

If you’re looking for that perfect gift for your loved one, Sanibel Island has some amazing unique gift shops to explore. Whether you’re shopping for a wedding, birthday, graduation, holiday, anniversary, or another special occasion, here are some of our top [...]

Best Family-Friendly Activities on Sanibel Island

Family on the beach

Sanibel Island offers the perfect backdrop for fun-filled days with friends and family. From strolling on the sand to biking, kayaking, and mini-golfing. Sanibel has it all! With many fun places to spend a day with your kids on the island, today we are helping you rediscover Sanibel with this list of family-friendly [...]

Tips on Buying a Second Home in Florida

Vacation Home in Florida

When most people think about buying a second home, Florida comes to mind. And for a good reason, with its miles of sandy beaches along the Gulf of Mexico on one side and the Atlantic Ocean on the other side, lush tropical vegetation, and a warm temperate climate. Florida has a lot to offer, especially for Northerners looking to escape the [...]

5 Ways to Increase Your Home's Value

Upgraded Kitchen

Buying a home is a good way to invest in your financial future and is a significant life achievement. Therefore, while the equity of your property increases naturally over time, it's also advisable to make a few changes and upgrades to your house. This way, you will increase the value of your home, and if you're planning to sell, you can [...]

Holiday Moving Tips

Moving During the Holildays

Moving during the holiday is particularly strenuous because you’ll probably have to deal with holiday traffic, wintry weather, and planning around holiday events and family gatherings. Many adults already have issues trying to balance work and personal obligations, so adding in a move during the holidays makes things a little more [...]

Top 5 Reasons to Move to Sanibel Island

Sanibel Island Beaches

Sanibel Island is a small barrier island off the coast of Southwest Florida. It has a population of around 3,000 all-year-round residents, and visitors & home seekers flock to this little island during the summer to enjoy a slice of its natural beauty filled with white sandy beaches, crystal clear waters, and wildlife. You have the option to [...]

How To Find Out How Much Your Home Is Worth

What's Your Home Worth in Sanibel & Captiva Florida

There’s nothing more important when selling your home than pricing it correctly! Many sellers make the mistake of overpricing their homes. When you overprice your home, it usually sits on the market until you reduce the price to match the current value and market conditions. Homes that are on the market for a long time and have been reduced [...]