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2017 condo market strong, but gulf access sales mixed

February 9, 2018 The overall Cape Coral condominium market had a strong finish to the year in 2017, with 61 condo units sold in December, up 27 percent from the 48 units sold in December 2016, while the fourth... more »»


February 2, 2018 There is so much about life that can be learned from gardening. Not just the physical work, but the application of life’s processes. more »»

Are ‘drivers’ true helpers, or scammers?

February 2, 2018 Dear Mr. Feichthaler: My husband and I have been in Cape Coral for many years and love it. Recently, my husband was diagnosed with cancer, and he also has early onset Alzheimer’s. more »»

2017 median sales prices up, unsold supply improves

February 2, 2018 In reviewing the year-end results for the Cape Coral single-family home market in 2017, we found a continuation of the significant differences in the median sales prices and the monthly supply of... more »»

Winter gardening

January 19, 2018 Winter in Florida is NOW. Our intermittent blasts of frosty air is a blessing when you consider days and weeks of frigid air in the northern states these past weeks. more »»

Interest rates continuing on their long, strange trip

January 19, 2018 As we begin to move a bit further into 2018, the markets will be closely watching the new leadership of Jerome Powell, as he succeeds Janet Yellen as the chairman of the Federal Reserve in February. more »»

Arbor Day trees

January 12, 2018 Planting a tree for the national Arbor Day celebration is a good plan. In this area of Florida, we could plant quite a few trees this year. Arbor Day is a national holiday on Friday, April 27. more »»

Deadlines for filing homestead tax benefits

January 12, 2018 Dear Mr. Feichthaler: I understand that if I apply for homestead prior to March 1, it will apply for the coming calendar year 2018. more »»

Pricing their home, sellers need to be ‘eyes wide open’

January 12, 2018 Two closely related topics we have discussed frequently in this column involve the difficulty home sellers have in determining an accurate price point at which they are likely to attract a buyer for... more »»

Time flies when you’re having fun

January 5, 2018 It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day, it’s a new year. Now if only I can remember to put 2018 instead of the ingrained last year’s date, I’ll be a memory success, but my memory seems to be fading with age. more »»

Some advice could cost you dearly

January 5, 2018 Dear Mr. Feichthaler: My husband passed away last month, and we lived here in Florida for the past 17 years. more »»

Reducing the stress from selling a home and moving

January 5, 2018 One aspect of selling a home that can be unsettling for many people is not knowing how long it will take for the right buyer to come along, so you can get your home sold and move on with your life. more »»

Lakes Regional Park

January 5, 2018 Amidst the pizzas, ice cream, hot dogs, and surrey rentals, a naturalist might be quick to dismiss Lakes Regional Park as more of a family recreational park than a place to commune with nature. more »»

Friends meeting, book discussion, art and free programs at Cape Coral Library in January

December 29, 2017 Friends of Library meets Jan. 20 Don’t forget to mark your calendar for the Friends of the Cape Coral Library General Membership Meeting Saturday, Jan. 20. more »»

Goliath grouper

December 29, 2017 Regionally, only the great hammerhead shark is larger than this immense grouper. more »»


December 29, 2017 “A coming attraction to your local neighborhood sky!” Did you miss the full moon treat the first of December? I couldn’t miss it. The moon filled the sky so full, I could read by the moonlight. more »»

Cape unsold home supply still a ‘Tale of Two Cities’

December 29, 2017 In the Cape Coral single-family home market, we continue to see a “Tale of Two Cities,” as it relates to the monthly supply of unsold homes in our market. more »»

Christmas countdown

December 22, 2017 We have three more days until Christmas, Dec. 25, 2017 — are we ready? A lot of shopping, wrapping, banking, holiday festivities, plus decorating and baking around the homestead. more »»

Be warned, sometimes ‘steals’ are not what they seem

December 22, 2017 Dear Mr. Feichthaler: I have been thinking about buying a property at foreclosure sale. There is a unit in my condominium where the starting bid will be $7,000 in January. more »»

Seasonal home sale slowdown is here, prices stay firm

December 22, 2017 As we have discussed throughout the year, market statistics can provide valuable insights for both homebuyers and sellers, which often form the basis for making important decisions about the price... more »»



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