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Five Reasons that Buyers and Builders are Bullish on Today’s Housing Market

Posted on by Lisa Barton

More great news for our local real estate market! Recent market data indicates that buyers and builders continue to be very bullish (positive) about residential real estate, both nationally and in Northeast Florida. Building permits for new construction nationwide were at the highest level since the economic crisis of 2008, and housing starts were at the 2nd highest levels. Additionally, mortgage applications continue to rise. The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) confidence sentiment gauge held at 60 in July, matching the previous month at the highest since November 2005.

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Ponte Vedra Beach is a Great Place for Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Posted on by Lisa Barton

Living in Ponte Vedra Beach comes with many perks that can contribute to your summer fun agenda. Your ideal summer activity probably includes something along the lines of fun, but stimulating — an outside setting but not boiling in the heat; staying active — but far from the gym, as well as something new and exciting. Guess what?! We’ve got a great option for you!

We were recently introduced to the new hip hobby of Stand-Up Paddleboarding, also referred to as “SUP’n.” We rented SUP’s at the North Guana Outpost (NGO) in Ponte Vedra Beach across from Mickler’s Landing Beach. Let’s just say our abdominals hurt from a combination of intense laughter and a full body workout. Who knew that a workout could be so much fun?!

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New Homes for Sale in The Plantation at Ponte Vedra

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The Plantation at Ponte Vedra Beach, one of the most exclusive golf and country club neighborhoods in Ponte Vedra Beach, has just announced that construction will begin soon on the last available lots in the neighborhood. Elacora, a national home builder has been chosen to build 24 new homes in The Plantation. These new construction homes will range in size from 2600 to over 3800 square feet with prices beginning in the mid-$600,000s. 

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