"July Home Sales Return to Prepandemic Levels."

Naples, FL (August 23, 2022) – Naples housing market experts reviewing the July 2022 Market Report by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island), confirm the data reflected familiar activity levels akin to pre-pandemic summer months. Historically, closed sales in Naples during summer months trend around 800 sales a month. But during the last two years, summer sales were well above 1,000 closed sales a month. This July, overall closed sales decreased 43.4 percent to 662 closed sales from 1,170 closed sales in July 2021. For perspective, in July 2018 and 2019, there were 774 and 829 closed sales, respectively. The current…

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The Best AirBNB Friendly Neighborhoods in Naples

Looking for AirBNB Friendly Homes For Sale in Naples, Florida? Or maybe you're just not sure what the AIrBNB restrictions are in Naples... Let's discuss!

AirBNB Short Term Rentals are NOT allowed in the City of Naples. WAIT WHAT?! Don't worry, the City of Naples Boundaries make up a very small area of the entirety of Naples (See Below). The Majority of Naples is governed by the County, Collier County. Which in fact does allow AirBNB style Short Term Rentals. 

Neighborhoods within the City of Naples Boundaries include Park Shore, Moorings, Coquina Sands, Olde Naples, Port Royal, and Royal Harbor. These neighborhoods consists of Multi-Million Dollar Homes and do not necessarily make the best…

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"June Real Estate Market Shows Signs of Balancing."

Naples, FL (July 22, 2022) – Data reflecting activity in the Naples area housing market during June showed signs of a return to pre-pandemic summer activity when market conditions were balanced. According to the June 2022 Market Report by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island), pending sales decreased 36.8 percent in June to 794 pending sales from 1,236 pending sales in June 2021, and closed sales decreased 38.4 percent in June to 952 closed sales from 1,545 closed in June 2021. On the positive side, an 80.5 percent increase in inventory during June to 2,294 properties from 1,271 properties in June 2021 is…

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Exploring Olde Naples... via Skateboard?

*skateboard giveaway DETAILS BELOW*
Enjoy some images captured VIA SKATEBOARD of our beautiful city.

Today I left my Rolls Royce in the garage and opted to explore the prestige area of Olde Naples and Fifth Avenue South via Skateboard... just kidding I don't have a Rolls Royce. I had just received a new 30mm lens for my camera and wanted to test it out, what better place than Downtown Naples area that has it all... dining, entertainment, parks, the pier and beach.

Well I didn't skateboard to Olde Naples...


When I arrived, I strapped on my camera to my wrist and prayed that I did not wipe out and ruin my brand new lens/camera. As I skated around I tried to capture small details that make Olde…

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Just Listed | TBD 40th Ave SE

Just Listed in Naples' Golden Gate Estates Neighborhood! 100% Upland Lot in Golden Gate Estates! Perfect Lot to build your dream home in a Quiet and Peaceful setting with Beautiful Towering Pines - Located only 8 minutes from Golden Gate Blvd and the New Shopping Center/Grocery Store... with the *potential* of easy access to I-75 in the future. Situated near the end of a quiet street with newly built homes. Enjoy the Amazing Beaches, Shopping, Dining and Opportunities Naples has to offer while living tucked away in your own Wooded Oasis. If you're looking for a Ready to Build Lot in a Private and Peaceful Setting, you've found it!

Alpizar Real Estate is a Boutique, Family-run Brokerage with a focus on Quality over…

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Pending Sale | 373 Palm DR #704

Pending Sale! Incredible Value in the bundled golf community of The Glades Golf and Country Club! Located in Central Naples (Zip Code 34112), this Beautifully and tastefully maintained with new furnishings, floors, appliances, A/C and water heater. Excellent natural lighting with a nice view from the spacious balcony! All impact resistant doors and windows throughout. The Glades Country Club is an excellent bundled golf community with affordable fees and spectacular amenities including pools, clubhouse, tennis, bocce ball, pickle ball, hobby room, pro shop, etc. Close to downtown Naples and the gulf beaches.

Alpizar Real Estate is a Boutique, Family-run Brokerage with a focus on Quality over Quantity. Experience a…

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"Inventory Heating Up is Good News for Summer Buyers."

Naples, FL (June 24, 2022) – During a meeting to review the May 2022 Market Report by the Naples Area Board of REALTORS® (NABOR®), which tracks home listings and sales within Collier County (excluding Marco Island), long-time Naples broker Bill Coffey, Broker Manager of Amerivest Realty Naples, remarked that, “May had the highest number of new listings than any May in the last three years.” Fellow brokers who also analyzed the May report are pleased with this trend as it will lead to more options for summer buyers. New listings during May pushed the inventory of homes for sale up 58.6 percent to 2,046 properties compared to 1,290 properties in May 2021.


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Tips on How to Make South Florida Feel More Like Home 

As much as moving to a new town is an exciting prospect, it can also be a little intimidating especially if you’re not familiar with your new town at all. However, there are things you can do to help you mentally prepare for the move that will also help you to settle in your new environment much quicker. If you are moving to South Florida, visit South Florida Real Estate for the best real estate advice covering the area. Here’s what to do to make your new hometown feel more like home.

Try every opportunity to try something new

One of the easiest ways to acclimatize to a new town is to do as the locals do. And the only way to do this is to take advantage of opportunities that may come your…

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Hometown Heroes Program

Alpizar Real Estate proudly presents Florida Housing's Hometown Heroes Home Buying Assistance Program!


 As of June 1st, 2022, 50+ careers qualify for assistance in buying a home up to $25,000!

Who can apply?

First time home buyers in the following professions: Sworn law enforcement Officer Certified Correction Officer (Does not include any secretarial, clerical or professionally trained personnel.) Correctional Probation Officer Firefighter (an individual who holds a current and valid Firefighter Certificate of Compliance or Special Certificate of Compliance from the division) Certified Paramedic Certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) 911 Public Safety Tele-communicator, Certified Educators,…

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Naples Condo Buildings Walking Distance to the Beach

There's a lot to love about living in Naples, but for most prospective home and condo buyers, the ultimate dream is to live as close to the beach as possible. And whether you're currently in the market for a place to live or plan to be soon, here's our short list of the best Naples condo buildings that are walking distance from the beach...

Seasons at Naples Cay

Would you like to live 180 feet away from the ocean surf? Seasons at Naples Cay, built in 2002, is a beautiful 22-story tower offering stunning views of Outer Clam Bay and the Gulf. Condos range from 4,700 to 11,000+ square feet. So, whatever you're looking for, there is a floor plan with you in mind. Amenities include a pool, fitness center, tennis court and spa.


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