Buyer Resources

  • 27Jun2012

    Banking on Good Rates and Good Service

    Sanibel Real Estate
    As Bank of the Islands’ lending team, we are so appreciative of Mary Ellen and Eric Pfeifer for inviting us to write this column to their online followers. If you know Eric and Mary Ellen, chances are pretty good you know our wonderful Sanibel and Captiva Islands. You may be their island neighbors, or hope to be some day. Either way, whether you're considering Sanibel or Captiva Island, we hope you’ll think of Bank of the Islands as neighbors eager to help you with customized loan products and a wide variety of banking services.

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  • 31Jan2012

    Sanibel School Ranked Top in the State!

    Sanibel Real Estate
    Sanibel School Ranked Top in the StateJanuary 2012, Sanibel Island: Looking for another reason to move to Sanibel Island? The Sanibel School was recently ranked as the top public school in the entire state of Florida for Elementary and Middle School education.

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  • 1Jan2012

    Sanibel Island TOP Frommer Destination

    Sanibel Real Estate
    Posted by Arthur Frommer on 12/28/2011

    To Do Some Long-Range Vacation Planning, I've Compiled a List of My 10 Favorite Travel Destinations. To me, the leisure enjoyed during the holiday season is a perfect time in which to plan future vacations. And so I've compiled a list of my own favorite destinations, of which there are 10:

    1) Sanibel Island, Florida

    2) The Island of Bali, in Indonesia

    3) Paris, France

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  • 5Dec2011
    FORT MYERS AREA REAL ESTATE OVERVIEW

    FORT MYERS AREA REAL ESTATE OVERVIEW

    Pfeifer Realty Group Associates are all members of the Florida Gulf Coast Multiple Listing Service and have access to all real listings in the Southwest Florida area. The population of this area is 615,124 with several hundred thousand housing units. At any given time approximately 10% of these residential units are listed for sale. In general the mainland area offers a wider and more varied range of real estate opportunities than those available on the islands.

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  • 10Sep2011
    Shell Point Retirement Community near Sanibel Island

    Shell Point Retirement Community near Sanibel Island

    Looking for a Retirement Community near Sanibel Island?

    Since 1968, Shell Point has been a leader in retirement communities. As Florida's largest retirement community, Shell Pointe is a multi-faceted organization offering independent living, assisted living, skilled nursing and a variety of amenities and supporty services for people 60 or older.

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  • 5Apr2011

    TripAdvisor Announces 2011 Travelers' Choice Beaches Awards

    Sanibel Real Estate
    Top Beaches in the U.S. and World Indentified Based on Opinions of Millions of Travelers

    NEWTON, Mass., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor®, the world's largest travel site*, today announced the winners of its inaugural 2011 Travelers' Choice® Beaches awards. Top beach spots were named in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Canada, the South Pacific, the Caribbean and Mexico, and Central and South America.

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  • 4Apr2011

    Pet Friendly Sanibel Condominiums

    Sanibel Real Estate
    Pet friendly information listed below reflects association rules as of 3-30-2015. “Owner” implies rentals are not pet friendly. Condominiums not listed below do not allow any pets.

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  • 13Feb2011

    FULL SERVICE MARINAS NEAR SANIBEL ISLAND

    Sanibel Real Estate
    Boating and fishing are a way of life here on the islands. With more than 36,000 registered boats in Lee County (Recreational Marine Research Center 2009 Study) docks, boatlifts, dry storage, & full service marina locations are vital to boat owners. Below is a list of full service marinas in our local waters.

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