DWA NAPLES NEWS & UPDATES

Survey Continues with – Where Buyers got their Homes…

 Where did the buyers get their homes from? -        89% of respondents used real estate agents and brokers to purchase a home -       59% of these buyers had a buyer representative arrangement. -        6% purchased directly from a builder -        5% directly from...

And the Survey Says – Did the buyer use a Real Estate Agent?

Did the buyer use a real estate agent? 91% of home buyers who used the Internet to search for a home purchased through a real estate agent, 71%  of non-Internet users use real estate agent Non-internet users were more likely to purchase directly from a builder or from...

Olde Naples Farmer’s Market

It's one of the "Must Do" items on everyone's list. A trip to the Downtown Olde Naples Farmer's Market should not be missed. There are a cornucopia of choices of vendors avaialble. It's a sea of vibrant colors, sounds and appetizing smells as you walk through the...

Great Dock Canoe Race 2013 Naples Florida

In 1977, a tradition that has spanned 37 years was started at the City Dock in Naples Florida. The Great Doc Canoe Races held to mark the end of season for Naples Locals is one of the largest "parties" attended. There are multiple categories for races from competitive...

Amerivest Realty Announces 1st Quarter Leaders

Amerivest Realty announces their 1st Quarter Leaders. For Individual Agents David William Auston was #1 with $8,962,747 in closed volume. Diana Kelly and Michael Kolb were #1 for new listings. For Teams The Giovanni Laverde Team was #1 with $2,449,140 in closed volume...

90th Anniversary of Collier County Celebration in Naples Florida

Collier County is celebrating it's 90th Anniversary of its founding. To mark the occassion, a time capsule will be buried on the grounds of the Naples Depot Museum. In attendance of today's ceremony was Naples Mayor, John Sorey and Commissioner Georgia Hiller. Other...

Stand Up & Paddle Luau Races 2013 at Bayfront Naples Florida

This is the 4th occurrence for this annual race benefiting Special Olympics of Collier County. A local restaurant, Noodles has been the main sponsor of this event since its beginning. The sun is out, the temperature is perfect and the announcer is revving up the crowd...

What the Survey Says… About Where Buyers Are Searching?

According to the National Association of Realtors®   2012 Survey of Home Buyers and Sellers the typical buyer began their home search online and then contacted a real estate agent.  What resources do buyers use? -        90% use the Internet -        87% use real...

2012 NAR Survey of Home Buyers and Sellers – Survey Says…

2012 NAR Survey of Home Buyers and Sellers Shows Each year The National Association of Realtors®  compiles a profile of home buyers and sellers.  The majority of the responses come from owner-occupants as opposed to investors. Some statistics from the 2012 report are...

La Casa Exhibition at the von Liebig Art Center in Naples Florida

The La Casa exhibition celebrates the home in Latin American Art. The exhibition highlights drawings, fiber work, mixed media, paintings, prints, repoussé, retablos and sculpture by twenty-two artists from Latin America including five Naples artists. Three of the...

Thursdays on Third Street in Olde Naples Florida

Walking down Third Street South in Naples Florida on Thursdays, you will hear the good vibrations from the live music performances on the sidewalks. Whether you like to sing along, dance, tap your feet or just sit and enjoy the sounds, there is a genre for every...