Real Estate

November Sales in Review · Emerald Coast

November brought a decrease in sales for the Destin and Miramar Beach real estate markets with 98 properties closed and 84 new contracts secured for homes and condos combined. In Navarre Beach, sales were up with 12 single family home and condominium sales and 5 properties placed under contract. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Beach Properties of Florida recorded over $57 million in sales volume across Walton and Okaloosa counties during November. An eight bedroom home in Crystal Beach was the highest priced single family home to sell in Destin at $3.5 million while the highest priced property to close in Miramar Beach was a five bedroom, bay front estate in Burnt Pine in the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort at $3.2 million.   The highest priced condo sold in Destin was a gulf front, three bedroom residence in 1900 Ninety Eight for $2.4 million. A gulf front, three bedroom unit in Grand Dunes was the highest priced condo to sell in Miramar Beach at $2.2 million. In Navarre Beach, the highest price home to sell was a gulf front, four bedroom residence for $2.585 million while the highest priced condo to sell was a three bedroom, gulf front residence in the Navarre Towers for $995,000.  #30atv #30a Read More

November Sales in Review · 30A Beaches

November sales decreased in the 30A Beaches real estate market as is generally typical with this time of year with 88 properties closed and 52 new contracts secured for homes and condominiums combined. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Beach Properties of Florida led the 30A Beaches market in transactions with 34.5 sides and nearly $44 million in sales volume for the month. The brokerage had over $57 million in sales volume across Walton and Okaloosa counties during the month of November. A six bedroom, gulf front residence in Seagrove was the highest priced single family home to sell at $18.25 million. The highest priced condo sold was a four bedroom, gulf front residence at Turtle Beach II at $2.75 million. See below for more information on single family home sales north of Highway 98 during November, in both the North Santa Rosa Beach and Point Washington areas. Be the first to know about new properties, community updates and market trends each month with The 30A Trend, the premier digital newsletter of 30A. SUBSCRIBE NOW  #30atv #30a Read More

Find Modern Tranquility at this Luxe Bay Point Estate

1800 Weakfish Nestled in Bay Point, one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Panama City Beach, this spacious estate delights from the moment you enter. With over 5,800 square feet of interior space, this spacious four-bedroom, five-bathroom property features a tranquil outdoor oasis complete with private swimming pool, spa, and professional landscaping. Inside, find beautiful spaces perfect for entertaining including the living area with fireplace and soaring ceilings, family room, formal and informal dining areas, and a climate-controlled wine room. The gourmet kitchen is outfitted with custom white cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, an extended stone backsplash, center island, and a breakfast bar with additional seating. This home features four suites, each with an ensuite bathroom, that are large enough to function as a master suite. A third level loft area overlooks the living room while providing peeks at the bay, located across the street from the property. With far too many features to list, this home is a must see! Owners will enjoy all of the Bay Point community amenities including beach access, community room, dock, exercise room, fishing, game room, golf, marina, pet friendly space, picnic area, playground, sauna, steam room, tennis, and a whirlpool. CLICK FOR MORE DETAILS  #30atv #30a Read More

A Look Into the Kaiya Beach House

Progress as of November 7, 2022 One of the key elements that contributes to the spirit of Kaiya Beach Resort is a high level of service. It is the essence of Kaiya’s commitment to create life-giving experiences and offer heartfelt hospitality for all who are part of the Kaiya journey. From the groundbreaking of every new home, a new way of life begins for every resident who embraces all that Kaiya has to offer. One of the embodiments of these values is the Beach House, an architectural gem among the dunes that will be the center for beach life and relishing the outdoors for Kaiya owners and guests. Located at the southern end of the community, perched atop the rolling dunes, the Beach House features panoramic views of the emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico and direct, private access to the beach. Walks on the sugar sand and sunbathing along the shore are just steps below the Beach House where beach chairs and umbrellas await. The large infinity pool, plenty of lounge space on the pool deck, and covered pool loggia offer the luxury of relaxation as well as a fun environment for outdoor play. Cool waters, cocktails, healthy juices, and cuisine are at one’s beck and call to be enjoyed poolside or on one of the terraces. Additional spaces include the club room with concierge food, drink, and other services, and a rooftop terrace with the best views 30A has to offer. The Kaiya Beach House is a place... Read More

Celebrate the Holidays in Bay County

From the Lynn Haven Christmas Parade to the Annual Bethlehem Christmas Village, find multiple holiday themed events throughout Bay County to help you get in the spirit of the season! FEATURED HOLIDAY EVENTS Holiday Market12101 Panama City Beach Parkway | Panama City BeachDecember 3rd, 2022 The ultimate opportunity to find gifts for all the people on your list! Shop over 35 small local businesses including onsite engraving at the Holiday Market at The Marketplace in Panama City Beach. 10% of sales from the event will be donated toward The Tyndall Spouses Club charitable programs that give back to the community through scholarships, charitable grants, and airmen dorm bags! MORE INFO Lynn Haven Christmas ParadeFlorida Avenue | Lynn HavenDecember 3rd, 2022 The 7th Annual City of Lynn Haven Christmas Parade offers the perfect opportunity for families and friends to gather and celebrate the joy of the holiday season! This daytime event draws hundreds of people each year to enjoy the festivities. Sponsorships are available and include a complimentary float, special recognition during the event, and media mentions on the promotional materials. MORE INFO Annual Bethlehem Christmas VillageCaptain Anderson’s Marina | Panama City BeachDecember 7th-10th, 2022 From December 7th through 10th, experience the magic of Ancient Bethlehem at Captain Anderson’s Marina while local schools and churches perform the real Christmas story through music, live nativity, and storytelling. Free and open to the public, this event benefits a different charity each night from a toy & food drive. Gift and Food vendors will... Read More

The Ultimate Waterfront Estate in Bay Point

4522 Bay Point Road If you’re looking for the ultimate waterfront estate, look no further. This amazing home has been entirely redesigned and finished in 2022 and boasts Italian marble floors, intricate woodwork, and incredible indoor and outdoor living spaces…right on the water. Built for entertaining, 4522 Bay Point Road features over 8,300 square feet under one roof and over 6,500 square feet of conditioned space. Featuring two master suites with amazing bathrooms and spacious closets and three additional suites, all with custom baths and private balconies, there is plenty of room for the entire family and your guests. Multiple gorgeous bars, a home movie theater, game room and a stunning kitchen are just a few of the highlights inside while outside, enjoy a beautiful pool, hot tub, expansive deck, and so much more. CLICK FOR MORE DETAILS  #30atv #30a Read More

Run Through Paradise at the 2022 Panama City Beach Marathon

Presented by Visit Panama City Beach and hosted by the Panama City Beach Chamber of Commerce, the Panama City Beach Marathon offers the opportunity to run through paradise with a Marathon, Half-Marathon, 5K, and a Kid’s Fun Run. Set for Saturday, December 3rd, the 26.2 mile race is highly anticipated by both residents and visitors to Panama City Beach. A portion of proceeds will directly benefit the Haney Technical Center to provide educational opportunities for students and the training necessary to meet the needs in today’s changing global workplace. The race is also considered a Boston Qualifier allowing any participants that run a qualifying time based on their age/gender (Boston requirements) to be eligible to register for the Boston Marathon in 2024. LEARN MORE Images courtesy of the Panama City Beach Marathon  #30atv #30a Read More

Holiday Events Along 30A!

Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, salty sea waves brushing along the 30A shore…. The Emerald Coast LOVES the holiday season and is chalk-full of events for everyone to enjoy. Whether you’re looking for live performances, festive gatherings, or the perfect cup of hot cocoa with marshmallows and whipped cream, there is plenty of holiday cheer to be spread from Navarre to 30A! FEATURED EVENTS Image Courtesy of Emerald Coast Theatre Company A Charlie Brown Christmas: Live on StageEmerald Coast Theatre Company | DestinDecember 2nd-10th Discover the true meaning of Christmas with Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the rest of the Peanuts Gang in this classic adaptation of “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” Presented by ECTC’s talented Junior Company teen players. Public Performances and School Field Trip showings are provided in the link below. More Info Image Courtesy of Cafe Thirty-A Café Thirty-A Annual Christmas Charity BallCafé 30A | 30ADecember 3rd | 6-10pm Transformed into a winter wonderland, Café 30A is doused in festive holiday décor shining merry and bright for the annual evening event. In 2021, the coveted Christmas Charity Ball raised over $35,000 through ticket sales, donations, raffle tickets, and silent auction sales with all proceeds benefiting Caring and Sharing of South Walton’s efforts to provide food and financial assistance to local area families and individuals in need. Guests are encouraged to dress in evening attire, black tie optional. More Info Image Courtesy of Get The Coast 12 Nights of LightsBaytowne WharfDecember 3rd-4th | 6-8:15pm Festive light shows flood the... Read More

Give Back This Holiday Season with Franklin County Toys for Tots

Tis’ the Season! Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Beach Properties of Florida is pleased to announce that the St. George Island office will serve as a drop off location for Franklin County Toys for Tots. With the assistance of the U.S. Marine Corps Toys for Tots Foundation, Franklin County Toys for Tots provides local children in need the ultimate dream of a new unwrapped toy for Christmas. Children are served in Apalachicola, Eastpoint, St George Island, Carrabelle, and Lanark Village. “Our St. George Island office is thrilled to kick off the holiday season by serving as a toy collection site,” said Jennifer Ledesma, managing broker for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Beach Properties of Florida. “It is humbling to play a small role in fulfilling the wishes of local children, and to see the generosity of our community.” Members of the public are invited to drop off new, unwrapped toys now through December 1st at the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Beach Properties of Florida St. George Island office located at 140 W. 1st Street, Suite B. The office is open Monday through Saturday from 9am to 5pm. LEARN MORE ABOUT FRANKLIN COUNTY TOYS FOR TOTS  #30atv #30a Read More