March 10, 2019

Naples 2018 Year End Market Update / Good News for Buyers and Sellers



Great Year End 2018 News


A very healthy market with good news for both sellers and buyers!


Naples area median sale prices are up 3%, the number of sales are up 10-12% across all categories and days on the market have declined 9%.  This is good ...

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Aug. 22, 2018

The Most Energy Efficient Home Style


Most of the time, we build homes to our taste rather than to their environment. And while it’s important to have a home that you love to look at, it’s also necessary to take your local climate and surroundings into account.


One of the best up-and-coming home architecture ...

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June 15, 2017

Our Favorite Things- Your Naples "Bucket List"


  • Check out our favorite new thing: The Olga Hirshhorn Collection at Artis-Naples -  400 works from the personal collection of one of our most respected collectors in their permanent home in Naples. Includes works by Pablo Picasso, Willem de Kooning, Georgia O’Keeffe, Alexander Calder, Larry Rivers and Josef Albers ...
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April 23, 2017

OS Florida Open Houses in Pelican Bay and Crayton Road


OS Florida BEACH-AREA OPEN HOUSES Sunday, April 23, 2017

We are hosting open houses in two of our favorite value listings.  Both listings are beautifully renovated, and in prime locations!


Join us 12-4 Sunday at

4170 Crayton Road, # C8, and 

871 Tanbark Dr. #103, in Laurel ...

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March 13, 2017

Our Brokerage is Number 1 in our Market!

Downing-Frye is #1 Closed Sales Volume in our Market!


March 3, 2017

Naples Area Market Snapshot, Febuary 2017. We are in a Buyer's Market

Feb. 17, 2017



 “We are happy to report that activity steams forward,” said Mike Hughes, Vice President and General Manager of Downing-Frye Realty. “In 2016 we closed over $1.4 billion in sales volume, and went into the new year with a strong inventory of ...

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Jan. 2, 2017

Monthly Update January 2017

Every month we publish our outlook for the Naples, Bonita Springs and Southwest Florida Residential Real Estate Market.

This month, things are looking very positive, as you can see below.  Pent-up demand, availability of credit, a very strong economy and a chilly early winter in our feeder markets all contribute ...

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Nov. 22, 2016


Inventory Nearly Double Last Year Levels! Buyers are the beneficiaries! 

Last year, going into "the Season," many Naples area buyers were frustrated by the low inventory of available homes - approximately a 3 month supply. In practice, that means that Realtors had fewer options to show Buyers than normal. But ...

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