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Palmas del Sol: Luxury Riverfront High-rises

Made up of three high-rise buildings, Palmas del Sol presents a luxury riverfront lifestyle in South Fort Myers. Designed to accommodate upscale living right on the waterfront, residents enjoy sweeping views overlooking the Caloosahatchee River and on to the Gulf.

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Why Gulf Harbour is a Top Retirement Destination

With an array of amenities and a prime location, it’s no wonder that Gulf Harbour is considered a top retirement destination in Fort Myers. Set right alongside the Caloosahatchee River and infamous McGregor Boulevard

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The Paramount: Gulf Harbour Luxury Living

Offering up luxury living in Gulf Harbour, come home to the exclusivity of The Paramount. This premiere high-rise building enjoys sweeping views of the Caloosahatchee River, the marina and the golf course. One of a handful of high-rise properties at Gulf Harbor, the building allows for large floor plans and[…]

Marina at Gulf Harbour Fort Myers Florida

Gulf Harbour: Live in Paradise

Resort-style amenities blend with exceptional homes and properties in Gulf Harbour. Pure paradise for residents and members, the private setting is home to the exclusive Gulf Harbour Yacht & Country Club, right on the river’s edge.

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New Wellness Center Opens at Gulf Harbour

A new wellness center just opened at Gulf Harbour, bringing everything from fitness equipment to a café and physical therapy to residents of the popular Fort Myers community. The HarbourView Center for Sports & Wellness is the latest addition to the Gulf Harbour Yacht & Country Club, but far from its only attraction.

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Ten Things We Like About The Shores At Gulf Harbour

The Shores in Fort Myers offers a sophisticated and upscale experience in a waterfront setting at one of the top communities in Fort Myers. There is so much to like about The Shores, here are ten of them

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Gulf Harbour Coach Home Neighborhoods

For a breezy, laid-back lifestyle, homebuyers searching for a second-home or those who prefer a maintenance-free residence in Fort Myers, a coach home is a popular desirable alternative to a single-family home. Coach homes provide modern updated conveniences, and a garage.

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Explore High-Rise Living At Gulf Harbour

The luxurious Gulf Harbour community enjoys an ideal location along historic McGregor Boulevard, north of Iona Road and south of Cypress Lake Drive, just minutes from the heart of Fort Myers. We’ve taken a close look at the high-rise condo buildings in this development, all featuring magnificent water views, and reveal three top high-rise condo towers that residents embrace for a true southwest Florida lifestyle

Marina at Gulf Harbour Fort Myers Florida

Gulf Harbour Named A Top Healthy Club

Gulf Harbour Yacht & Country Club has just won an exclusive distinction in the private club world that it can add to its other accolades. It has been chosen as one of America’s Healthiest Clubs. Only 7 private clubs in Southwest Florida have ever received this recognition, and Gulf Harbour Yacht & Country Club remains the only one in Fort Myers.

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The Amenities of Gulf Harbour in Fort Myers

One of the premier 18-hole championship golf courses in Southwest Florida, Gulf Harbour Yacht & Country Club in Fort Myers is a member-owned private country club with enough upscale amenities and social activities to keep individuals and families busy and happy year-round.

Gulf Harbour High-rise Market Update

The Gulf Harbour high-rise market continued to show strong results in 2013 with a dramatic 19% increase in average selling price vs. 2012. Buyers of Gulf Harbour high-rise condos are attracted to the luxury finishes, waterfront location, panoramic views and the Gulf Harbour lifestyle.

Bonita Bay and Gulf Harbour Have Top June 2013 Home Sales

The most expensive home to sell in Lee County, Florida during June 2013 was a single-family estate home located in Bonita Springs on the Imperial River in the Marina Pointe neighborhood at Bonita Bay. This home is located at 27741 Marina Pointe Drive Bonita Springs, FL and features 5 BR / 6.5 BA / 8,071 SF

Top Fort Myers Area Home Sales – January 2013

The most expensive home to sell in Lee County, Florida during January 2013 was a waterfront, single-family home located in Captiva’s Gold Coast neighborhood. This 4,224 SF home is located at 16310 Captiva Drive, Captiva, FL and features 4 BR / 5.5 BA. The selling price was $4M / $947 SF, which was 89% of the asking price.

2012 Gulf Harbour High-rise Sales

Gulf Harbour Fort Myers: High-rise Condo Market Update

The Gulf Harbour high-rise market has been very dynamic in 2012 with escalating buyer interest and significant sales activity. Buyers of Gulf Harbour high-rise condos are attracted to the luxury finishes, waterfront location, panoramic views and the Gulf Harbour lifestyle.

Gulf Harbour Luxury Homes

Many of Fort Myers most influential residents have called Gulf Harbour their home…….rock legends……ambassadors……pro athletes……developers……doctors……CEOs and more have chosen to hang their hat at Gulf Harbour. Many consider Longwater Chase Court in the Edgewater neighborhood of Gulf Harbour to be the most prestigious address in Fort Myers.

Gulf Harbour Has It All

Gulf Harbour is a master-planned, gated community located on historic McGregor Boulevard in Fort Myers, Florida. Comprised of 18 distinct neighborhoods in a 547-acre waterfront setting, Gulf Harbour offers upscale living in a convenient location close to the beaches and Downtown Fort Myers.

Top Fort Myers Area Home Sales – August 2011

The most expensive home to sell in Lee County, Florida during August 2011 was a Fort Myers riverfront estate home located within Gulf Harbour. This 7,256 SF home is located at 11350 Longwater Chase Court, Fort Myers, FL

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Fort Myers Gated Communities

Gated communities are the dominate type of neighborhood in the Fort Myers area. With several hundred to choose from, searching for a home in a Fort Myers gated gated community can be a daunting task.

Buyers Market at Gulf Harbour in Fort Myers

With nearly 1,700 homes in 18 neighborhoods, housing options at Gulf Harbour run the gamut from $10M estate homes to condos in the low $100,000s. Gulf Harbour appeals to both year-round residents as well as seasonal residents that visit during the winter months.

AC/DC Rocker Selling Gulf Harbour Home

AC/DC bassist Cliff Williams is selling his Mediterranean-style Gulf Harbour home for $1.375M. The single-family home is located on Compass Point Drive in the Edgewater at Gulf Harbour neighborhood and features 4 BR + den / 5 BA and 4,510 SF. This courtyard-style home includes 4 garage spaces, an outdoor kitchen and a soundproof music studio.

Gated Communities Dominate in Fort Myers

Three things that truly define Fort Myers are its grand beach, its tropical weather and its vast array of gated communities. Our gated communities come in more flavors than Baskin-Robbins…..have more choices than Forest Gump’s box of chocolates….and have names that would even twist the tongue of a Starbucks Barista.

With literally hundreds of communities to choose from, it can be very confusing for an out-of-towner or newcomer to search for a gated community home in the Fort Myers area. Two key decisions that can help to narrow your search are: (1) What type of amenities do you require and (2) What part of Fort Myers do you want to live in?

Fort Myers Riverside Real Estate

The most expensive and sought after real estate in Fort Myers is located along the Caloosahatchee River in South Fort Myers. This area includes neighborhoods located off both historic McGregor Boulevard and Iona Road. Both of these streets both run parallel to the river and are dominated by residential waterfront communities on their river-facing, west sides.

McGregor Boulevard, which is lined with majestic royal palm trees, was home in the roaring 1920s to our original snowbirds…..Henry Ford, Thomas Edison and Harvey Firestone. Today, 90 years later, it is still home to prominent snowbirds as well as many of the movers and shakers of our community.

American Idol Stars Moving to Fort Myers

Well not really, but as tonight is the Season Nine Idol finale and Simon’s swansong, it might be fun to look at where the stars of the show might live if they relocated to Fort Myers.

Simon Cowell has ended his longtime illustrious bachelorhood with an engagement to make up artist Mezhgan Hussainy. The Captiva Gold Coast is by far the best choice for these two lovebirds as it offers the

Palmetto Point in Fort Myers

Deep-water enthusiasts with a taste for large boats and yachts make their home in the South Fort Myers community of Palmetto Point. With wide canals, deep unrestricted access and just a few minutes ride to open water, Palmetto Point is truly a boater’s paradise.

Gulf Harbour Attracting Buyers

Gulf Harbour, located along famed McGregor Boulevard in South Fort Myers continues to be a very popular Southwest Florida community. Already in the first 15 weeks of 2010, 24 properties have been sold at Gulf Harbour.

AC/DC Bassist buys Casa Del Rio

Casa Del Rio, the Gulf Harbour estate home of former WCI Chairman and former Ambassador to Portugal, was recently purchased by AC/DC Bassist Cliff Williams for $5.12M.

Casa Del Rio on Auction Block

Casa Del Rio, the home of former WCI Chairman and former Ambassador to Portugal Al Hoffman, is on the auction block.

Affordable Gulf Harbour

The other day one of my colleagues used the words “affordable” and “Gulf Harbour” in the same sentence. Yes, we are talking about that Gulf Harbour along McGregor Boulevard in Fort Myers. Today there are 182 properties for sale in Gulf Harbour’s 18 distinct neighborhoods. A whopping twenty Gulf Harbour[…]

Rock & roll real estate

What if Rolling Stones relocated to Fort Myers? Did you hear the news that rocker Rick Derringer of “Hang on Sloopy” fame is now a Realtor in Sarasota. Derringer has recorded with Jimi Hendrix and Steve Ray Vaughn and once toured with the Rolling Stones. We wish Rick well in[…]

Red Sox invade Ft. Myers

The eyes of Red Sox Nation are on the City of Palms Like the Roman Army invading Gaul in 55 BC, Red Sox Nation has descended upon Ft. Myers for spring training. We are also fortunate to be the spring training home of the Minnesota Twins, although their presence is[…]

$17M home

Ambassador to Portugal lists Ft Myers waterfront home Al Hoffman who has recently been appointed as Ambassador to Portugal has list his Ft Myers riverfront home for $17M. This is believed to be the highest listing ever in Lee County. Hoffman is the former CEO of Bonita Springs development company,[…]