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Jonathan Harbour — One of Fort Myers’ Top Boating Communities

If you’re in the market for a top boating community in Fort Myers, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to explore the many upscale offerings of Jonathan Harbour. This private, gated community contains some of the city’s most prestigious waterfront homes, all centered around a luxury boating lifestyle.

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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

Palmetto Point- Prime Fort Myers Boating Community

For prime boating in Fort Myers, consider the exceptional waterfront community of Palmetto Point. Described by some as a “boaters’ paradise”, the highly desirable community is home to some large estate homes with direct gulf access.

Edison found Inspiration in his Florida Estate

Tied to the region for generations, it’s said Thomas Edison found true inspiration in his Florida estate. According to reports, Edison first visited Fort Myers in the late 1800s under doctor’s orders to spend the chilly season in a warmer climate.

Statue of Thomas Edison in Old Fort Myers

Rediscover History at the Ford & Edison Winter Estates

Complete with gardens, a museum and historic homes, the Ford & Edison Winter Estates provide the perfect excuse to take a stroll back in history. Located along McGregor Boulevard in Downtown Fort Myers, the estates combine to form one of the nation’s most visited historic home sites.

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Palmetto Point: Luxury Boating Community

With its deep-water canals and impressive home designs, Palmetto Point provides an ideal option for those in search of a luxury boating community in Fort Myers.

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New Condos Coming to Majestic Palms

New condos are headed to Fort Myers, with construction tipping off early next year on a new building at Majestic Palms. This currently established community already offers around 350 condos and townhomes, constructed mostly between the mid to late 2000s.

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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[…]

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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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The Fort: Iconic Golfing

With a rich history now dating back a full century, the Fort Myers Country Club continues to reflect upon both its past history and its future within the city. Officially opened up in December of 1917, The Fort just celebrated its 100th birthday.

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Five Floor Plans Offered at Caloosa Pointe

Prospective buyers will now find a number of distinct home designs offered at Caloosa Pointe, an exclusive new community of just nine home sites that’s just a short stroll from the Caloosahatchee River. Located in historic Fort Myers, the intimate community of homes sits just to the west of McGregor Boulevard

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Carleton Under Development in Fort Myers

Mostly known for its unique selection of older homes, Old Fort Myers is about to usher in a new wave of options for future homebuyers. Carleton is currently under development just off historic McGregor Boulevard, bringing with it an exclusive community of just ten new home sites.

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Our Favorite Iona Neighborhoods

Known for housing some of the best boating communities in the South Fort Myers area, Iona is desirable for its ease of reaching the Gulf via the Intracoastal. As well, the area is also coveted for its close proximity to the beautiful Captiva and Sanibel Island beaches.

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Twin Villa Homes Coming to Lucaya

Prospective residents of Lucaya now have a new option to consider, with the upcoming addition of highly anticipated twin villas within this popular Fort Myers community. The Taylor Morrison development already offers the ease of a maintenance-free lifestyle to its residents, with some of the most desirable, resort-style amenities easily within reach.

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Majestic Palms Offering Upscale Finishes

It’s not often that you find luxury features and finishes come standard with a property but that’s exactly what you’ll discover at Majestic Palms. The Fort Myers condo community is well known for its extras, where upscale finishes are primarily the norm rather than the exception to the rule.

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The Fort Turns 100

One of the oldest golf courses on Florida’s west coast, The Fort Myers Country Club Golf Course, just marked its 100th year, a favorite destination for generations. Commonly referred to as “The Fort” by locals, the original property was named the Fort Myers Golf and Yacht Club

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Six Floor Plans Available at Majestic Palms

With an impressive six floor plans to choose from, Majestic Palms welcomes new condo buyers to Royal Pointe. This gated, Fort Myers neighborhood now includes the final two mid-rise buildings, bringing the option of another 80 luxury units to the community

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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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New Condos Selling at Majestic Palms in Fort Myers

New condominium homes are now selling within desirable Majestic Palms, one of the most highly sought after new communities of the Fort Myers area. The newest options are located within the dual, mid-rise condo buildings of Royal Pointe, bringing an additional 80 condominium units to the area.

Heritage Cove 55+ Done Right

Heritage Cove is a warm, friendly gated community for adults 55+ located in South Fort Myers in a beautiful natural setting. This lovely community for active adults features a wide array of activities and social events for residents to get to know their neighbors, and enjoy close friendships.

Fort Myers Country Club Steeped in History

The Fort Myers Country Club has gotten a face-lift, which took six months, but the revamped 18-hole golf course looks magnificent. Opened in 1917 and steeped in a rich history, Fort Myers Country Club is ensconced in palmetto and pine trees. Top golf architect Donald Ross designed its recent renovation.

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McGregor Boulevard Getting A Facelift

Historic McGregor Boulevard in Fort Myers will get a makeover coming this summer. The city of Fort Myers will repair the road’s worn surface on a two-mile stretch beginning with Colonial Boulevard to Poinciana Avenue, and also replace the sewer drains beneath the roadway. Known as the “Grande Dame” of Fort Myers’ roads, McGregor Boulevard enjoys a rich history in Fort Myers’ lore

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Amenities Galore at The Landings in Fort Myers

The Landings Yacht, Golf and Tennis Club has so many amenities that you never have to leave the grounds. Residents of this social, master-planned community in south Fort Myers can enjoy year-round water sports and the beauty of nature in this community developed on the Riverfront. Located at 4425 S. Landings Drive along the popular McGregor Boulevard, The Landings is a prestigious, gated residential community comprised of well-planned villages to suit every lifestyle.

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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

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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.

Our Favorite Sushi Restaurants in Fort Myers

With the open waters of the Gulf of Mexico just off our shores, the Fort Myers area is a mecca for fresh fish and home to some of the best Sushi restaurants in the Sunshine State. Foodies on our staff have had the pleasure of exploring dining spots to come up with our favorite sushi restaurants in Fort Myers.

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D.R. Horton Building at McGregor Reserve in Fort Myers

New single-family homes from the low $400s opened for sales last week in sunny Fort Myers by one of America’s foremost homebuilders. D.R. Horton has designed a variety of 7 floor plans in the friendly and inviting McGregor Reserve community near beautiful beaches.

The Landings: Fort Myers Riverfront Playground

Upscale gated country club living at affordable prices can be yours at The Landings Yacht, Golf & Tennis Club, perched on 250 acres on the beautiful riverfront in south Fort Myers. Ideal for enthusiasts of golfing, boating, tennis, fishing and other waterfront activities, The Landings includes several master-planned neighborhoods offering 60 different home styles for 1,200 residences: villas, townhomes, low, mid and high rise condos and single family homes.

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The Landings: Waterfront Playground in Fort Myers

One of the most prestigious master planned gated communities, The Landings Yacht, Golf & Tennis Club is an excellent waterfront country club community in south Fort Myers. The private deep harbor and marina at The Landings is just minutes away from the Gulf of Mexico via the Caloosahatchee River intra-coastal waterway, one of the largest in southwest Florida

Tootie McGregor Left A Legacy in Fort Myers

Not many people can say they “made the world a little more beautiful” but that’s the legacy Tootie McGregor, one of Fort Myers’ “founding mothers” left to her beloved Fort Myers. Tootie is credited with converting Riverside Road from a dirt cattle trail to the elegant, tree-lined McGregor Boulevard that stands today, among other contributions to the Fort Myers economy.

The Fort Undergoing Renovations

For the first time in its 100-year history, major renovations to the Fort Myers Country Club started in April and is undergoing a $5.8 million renovation to fix “The Fort’s” drainage problems. The drainage issue is especially bad in the summer when rain is heavy and this sometimes closes the famed golf course.

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Living with History Along McGregor Boulevard

Historic McGregor Boulevard runs from Downtown Fort Myers to Punta Rassa near Sanibel and features a grand collection of luxury estate homes and a dramatic canopy of mature Royal Palm trees. McGregor Boulevard is a stunning corridor running alongside the Caloosahatchee River. This thoroughfare is steeped in the rich history of Fort Myers steeped and offers a look back into Old Fort Myers in its early years.

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Old Fort Myers is Steeped in History

A look into the history of downtown Fort Myers shows how much Old Fort Myers has evolved over time. Beginning in 1861, Fort Myers was one of the first forts built along the Caloosahatchee River as a command center in the struggle against the Seminole Indians. When the base was destroyed by a hurricane, Fort Harvie was built on the grounds that now is downtown Fort Myers. The post, soon renamed Ft. Myers, was expanded.

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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.

Lucaya: Where Fort Myers Meets the Caribbean

Lucaya offers the ambiance and atmosphere of a Caribbean resort in the heart of Fort Myers along McGregor Boulevard. Escape to your tropical vacation home every time you pass through the gates of this unique community.

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.

Whiskey Creek in Fort Myers Florida

The Whiskey Creek neighborhood in Fort Myers offers a convenient location between McGregor Boulevard and Summerlin Road. This centralized location offers easy access to downtown, the beaches and islands and even I-75.