fort myers: Gateway Golf and Country Club Fort Myers Florida - 09/28/08 07:35 PM
The neighborhoods of the Gateway Golf and Country Club are formed into a 3000 acre master planned community.  Located in Fort Myers Florida this community offer a variety of real estate choices to include single family homes, condominiums, villas, coach homes, luxury homes, estate homes and amenities such as Golfing, Swimming, and Tennis. 
This community has retail stores, restuarants, three schools, several employers, and much more making this area very attractive to buyers and investors.  Gateway Boulevard is the main route of travel through the community and features lushly landscaped medians, and sidewalks for miles of walking and biking.  Gateway is strategically located near Interstate 75, Southwest … (1 comments)

fort myers: 2774 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, FL 33901 4/3 Only $470,000 - 11/05/07 08:50 PM
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fort myers: Mortgage Lending for Foreign Nationals - 10/21/07 09:00 PM
With the exchange rate of the United States dollar coming almost equal to many foreign currencies now is a perfect time to buy real estate in Cape Coral / Fort Myers Florida especially with the recent downward adjustment of real estate prices.
You may be asking yourself "What types of lending opportunities are available to me as a foreign national?"  As a Licensed Realtor with Sellstate Achievers Realty Network Inc and Licensed Mortgage Broker with Trust USA Mortgage Corp I am able to provide factual data and lending on this topic. 
Who is a Foreign National Borrower?
Visiting the USA on … (0 comments)

fort myers: Canadian exchange rate near equal to the United States Dollar. - 10/21/07 08:32 PM
With the Canadian exchange rate near equal to the United States Dollar now is a great time to buy Real Estate in Cape Coral / Fort Myers Florida. 
As many know Southwest Florida, Cape Coral / Fort Myers specifically is a favored seasonal and year round vacation destination.  People from all over the world travel here and live here to enjoy our warm climate, sandy beaches, beautiful cities, close proximity to a multitude of tourist destinations.
If you follow the economy you may know that recently the U.S. dollar has seen a drop in value as compared to other foreign currencies.  … (0 comments)

fort myers: Are You Relocating to Southwest Florida... The link to the information you need is here !!! - 09/10/07 08:34 AM
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fort myers: Am I ready to purchase a new home? - 09/07/07 04:11 PM
Part 1 of "Am I ready to purchase a new home?"
This blog is going to be the first in a series of blog's on preparing yourself to purchase a home.
One of the first you have to ask yourself when you're contemplating buying a new home is;
What type of home buyer am I?"  Chances are that you are one of the following types;
1st time homebuyer move up buyer investor retirement home buyer All kinds of buyers should ask themselves the following questions;
How much money do I have available to put down as a deposit on an accepted … (4 comments)

fort myers: Cape Coral Short Sale - How Does It Work ??? - 09/04/07 09:46 AM
With so many families and investors facing the reality of Foreclosure in Cape Coral and Fort Myers Florida, you may be asking yourself exactly what is a Short Sale?
The good news is that you are in the right spot to find the information necessary to answer a wide variety of questions you may have regarding performing a Short Sale on your own property.
If you are in financial distress and have thought about selling you home as a Short Sale to avoid foreclosure, follow this link for assistance.  We can help you and your family.  We are a proven leader in our community when … (12 comments)

fort myers: Southwest Florida Short Sale & Pre-Foreclosure Deals - 09/03/07 06:17 PM
As the market continues to shift The-Extreme-Team.com of Sellstate Achievers Realty Network Inc. has some great deals on homes and property available for buyers.To be added to our list of foreclosures, pre-foreclosures, and short sales Click Here and add your name to our FREE LIST under E-News !!! Once you're on the list you will receive updates as we place these new properties on the market For Sale !!!As always you may remove yourself from our list at anytime.Cape Coral Properties2017 NW 17th Terrace, 3/2 over 1200 s.f. of living area - built in 1999, $175,000 Click Here2425 Diplomat Pkwy., 3/2 … (0 comments)

fort myers: Where is all the business Cape Coral ?? - 08/06/07 08:43 AM
The other day I had an associate ask me... Where is all the business ?  Where are you getting your leads ?  My reply may surprise you... Internet Marketing... Now I'm not buying leads... I have several webpages out there and I advertise my listings (FOR FREE) on over 40 different internet real estate search engines.
The internet is where the consumer is.  If you're not computer savy, or putting yourself out there on the net for people to find you... you're not going to get business.
Of course my other niche is my sphere if influence.  Don't forget to remind … (9 comments)

fort myers: Navigate the Web throughout Southwest Florida - 08/04/07 04:44 PM
Have you been considering a move to Southwest Florida?  I have placed a tremendous number of links below for you to learn more and gain access to our local government agencies, schools, law enforcement agencies, airports, colleges, and other links of interest.
Remember after you view these links and are ready to purchase your next home in Southwest Florida contact me, I'm ready to work for you...
Scott SlocumLicensed Real Estate Consultant, RealtorSellstate Achievers Realty Network Inc 
Southwest Florida Airports
Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW)http://www.flylcpa.com/ Naples Municipal Airport (APF)http://www.flynaples.com/ Government Agencies
Lee Countyhttp://www.lee-county.com/-county.com   Collier Countyhttp://www.colliergov.net/ Charlotte Countyhttp://www.charlottecountyfl.com/ City of Cape Coralhttp://www.capecoral.net/ City of Fort … (0 comments)

fort myers: Benefit Fundraiser for Two Fort Myers Florida Heros - 07/31/07 07:30 PM
As Realtors we must keep involved in what is happening in our community.  In an effort to keep the community updated regarding community events I would like to pass on this special event to benefit two local heros.
On Sunday August 12th, 2007 there will be a fundraiser to benefit City of Fort Myers Firefigther Anthony Labruzzo http://www.fortmyersfirerescue.org/ and the family of deceased Lehigh Acres Fire Control District Firefighter Paul Dube http://www.floridafirejobs.org/agency/main.cfm?ID=11 who completed his career as the departments Public Education Officer.
This event will take place in Fort Myers from 6pm-9pm at Cru Food & Wine http://www.crufoodandwine.com/ located at the Belltower Shops at the corner … (0 comments)

fort myers: How do I become a Firefighter ? - 07/30/07 07:27 PM
How do I become a Firefighter ?  As you may or may not know by reading my bio on Active Rain, I also serve my community full-time as a Firefighter Paramedic.  This is a common question asked to those of us in the industry by members of the public that are interested in becoming public safety professionals in southwest florida or there own hometowns.  The process is pretty similar for most communities throughout the nation, but this blog will specifically focus on becoming a Firefighter right here in Florida.
First and foremost you have to be 18 years of age or … (1 comments)

fort myers: Florida Super Homestead Exemption - JUST VOTE NO !!! - 07/29/07 12:57 PM
When you go to vote in the Presidential primary to choose who will run our great nation... there will also be another vote that is just as important.  This vote will be for the new Super Homestead ExemptionNew Tax Plan... JUST SAY NO !!!
Just say NO to the new tax plan on the superhomestead exemtion.  This amendment will steal millions of dollars from our school systems (Thats right... there is no exemption for schools), local goverments, and state government.
This plan is an attempt to correct the present 3% cap on property tax increases on real property that are presently … (4 comments)

fort myers: Florida Drought and National Crisis Looming!!! - 07/26/07 03:56 PM
Florida Drought and National Crisis Looming!!!
We know that in Florida we have two seasons, the wet season, and the dry season.  If you've been living in Florida for a while you might know these seasons as Hurricane season, and Fire season.
As a Firefighter Paramedic I offer this additonal professional information for your review in an effort to keep to you safe.
Throughout the State of Florida this year we have been experiencing a drought of record magnitude.  I don't think we ever thought we'd see news stories about the state hiring a company to clean the "muck" out of … (0 comments)

fort myers: This is unbelievable !!! - 07/26/07 01:20 PM
I went to an appointment this evening with an associate and of course since we're in real estate and since real estate is a vital aspect of our community it's a topic that everyone is excited not only to talk about... but they also offer their own "Expertise" on how the real estate market is or isn't doing, and what something is or isn't worth.
The best way to buy, sell, or consult is to use a realtor.  Think about it... the last time you bought or sold a home did you use a realtor?  Even realtor's use realtors...
If you … (1 comments)

fort myers: Sellers the Buyers are Here !!! - 07/26/07 01:17 PM
The News-Press had a great article out this morning talking about our continued real estate saga in Southwest Florida.  What is the reality of the situation why homes aren't selling?  Owners are still stuck on the prices of yesteryear and are "Holding Out" for that buyer "Who will definately see the value in their home and purchase it."
Of course those same sellers that are holding out for the big glass of milk, want to be the low baller buyer and get another seller to contribute the world to them once they enter the buyer side of a potential transaction.
Buyers are out … (6 comments)