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The Pearl of Florida Festivals | Florida Seafood Festival

  What could be more quintessential Florida than a seafood festival? Each autumn, locals and tourists flock to Apalachicola’s picturesque Battery Park for the two-day Florida Seafood Festival. An authentic, down home celebration of the bounty of local waters and the people that make the Forgotten Coast region so unique, the festival is one of […] Read More

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The Red Bar Breaks Ground 10/8 | A Closer Look at 30A’s Most Iconic Restaurant

UPDATE: The Red Bar officially broke ground on Tuesday, October 8th at 10AM. The following article appears in the latest issue of The 30A Life, CLICK HERE to read online. Young or old, conservative or hippie, Alabama or Auburn. It’s rare for a restaurant to have the power to bring people of all backgrounds together, […] Read More

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Gracious Southern Living with Lake Views | WaterColor

409 Needlerush Drive Gracious Southern living blends effortlessly with the distinctive 30A landscape at this extraordinary WaterColor residence with gorgeous views of Western Lake throughout and peekaboo views of the Gulf and the Seaside community from the fourth story tower. An inviting lap pool with lounge areas on both ends runs the length of the […] Read More

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August Sales in Review :: Forgotten Coast

Sales continued to be steady in the Forgotten Coast residential real estate market during the month of August. There were 35 single family homes closing and 49 pending across key communities. St. Joe Beach and Mexico Beach had the highest transaction totals for the month followed by Cape San Blas and Indian Pass. The highest priced property […] Read More

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August Sales in Review :: Panama City Beach

Sales were up in August in the Panama City Beach residential real estate market with  248 properties closed and 83 new contracts for single family homes and condominiums combined. The highest priced condominium to close was a Gulf front, three bedroom in Hidden Dunes at $684,900 while the highest priced single family home sold was a […] Read More

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August Sales in Review :: 30A Beaches

  August was an active month for 30A residential real estate sales with 117 homes and condos closed and 67 new contracts. Overall, a Mediterranean-style Gulf front home in Santa Rosa Beach was the highest priced single family home to close at $4.1 million while the highest priced condo sold at $1.65 million in the Georgetown […] Read More

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Oktoberfest :: Celebrate Along the Coast

Did you know that Oktoberfest began as a wedding celebration more than 200 years ago? The wedding was celebrated with multiple days of drinking, feasting and horse racing. Fast forward two centuries and Oktoberfest has transpired into a weekend full of live music, craft beer and loads of German traditions. Oktoberfest on the Northwest Florida […] Read More

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What to Do on a Rainy Day :: Coastal Edition

A rainy day at the beach doesn’t have to ruin your vacation (or your weekend, hello locals!). There’s plenty of indoor fun to be found from Destin to the Forgotten Coast. No need to stay cooped up in the house, we have compiled the top activities for a rainy day for all ages and interests: […] Read More

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The Pearl of Florida Festivals :: Florida Seafood Festival

  What could be more quintessential Florida than a seafood festival? Each autumn, locals and tourists flock to Apalachicola’s picturesque Battery Park for the two-day Florida Seafood Festival. An authentic, down home celebration of the bounty of local waters and the people that make the Forgotten Coast region so unique, the festival is one of […] Read More

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Private Sanctuary Steps From Barrett Square :: Rosemary Beach

143 Wiggle Lane Enjoy the idyllic Rosemary Beach lifestyle to the fullest at this extraordinary property with everything from a luxe outdoor tropical oasis to a location steps from Barrett Square with shopping, dining and entertainment. Impeccably renovated in 2017 by Heritage Builders, special features include a gourmet chef’s kitchen with commercial grade Kitchen Aid […] Read More