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Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, Fort Morgan, Alabama 2009 MARKET UPDATE

Gulf Shores / Orange Beach / Fort Morgan, Alabama
2009 MARKET UPDATE
Condos – Homes – Land – Commercial Property
2008 ALABAMA COASTAL REAL ESTATE MARKET HISTORY
  • Steady Price Decline
  • Increase in Foreclosures
  • Some “Short Sales”……
  • End of New Construction
  • High Percentage of Cash Buyers
2009 LOOKING AHEAD
  • Some Developments are Close to Bottom
  • Limited New Construction for 4-5 Years
  • Selling at Less Than Replacement Costs
  • Condo’s Starting to Get “Picked Over”
  • Newer Beachfront at 255 – 285 sq ft
  • Low Interest Rates Attracting Buyers
  • Nice Beachfront 1/2’s …..190k+
  • Newer Beachfront 2/2’s ……290k+
  • Newer Beachfront 3/3’s…….380k+
  • Continued Foreclosure Values
  • Limited Developer Inventory
  • Buyer’s Looking at Price AND Quality
HOW TO GET THE BEST VALUE
  • Let Us Know Your Criteria
  • Focus on One or Two Developments
  • Visit and Preview Units
  • Have Financing in Place
  • Be Prepared to Move Quickly
  • Units Sell at Certain Price Points
  • List/Sold Price Spread Now Closer
  • Clean Contract…..Quick Close
  • Have a GAME PLAN
WE CAN KEEP YOU ADVISED
  • Contact Us by Email or Phone
  • Fast Response to Your Questions
  • Take Advantage of Value Opportunities
  • We Represent YOU in the Transaction
HOT LIST
  • Looking for BEST VALUE?
  • Know  WHAT YOU WANT?
  • Are you prepared to make a QUICK OFFER?
  • The BEST PRICED properties go first.
  • The GOOD FORECLOSURES go fast.
  • Send an email and get on our “HOT LIST”.
  • We will contact you and MATCH YOUR CRITERIA.
Thanks – look forward to working with you.
Des Gatti
The Gulfshoreslife.com Team
Keller Williams Realty Alabama Gulf Coast
Direct (251) 233-9825 Fax 251-217-9375
desgatti@gulfshoreslife.com
www.gulfshoreslife.com/desgatti

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January 6, 2009 Posted by | alabama, Baldwin County, Beach Real Estate, fort morgan, Gulf Coast, Gulf Shores, orange beach, real estate | , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Keller Williams Louisiana | Keller Williams Gulf States Region

 

A directory of Keller Williams Realty Market Centers in Louisiana

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November 23, 2008 Posted by | Gulf Coast, real estate | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bella Luna Condos in Orange Beach, Alabama

Bella Luna Condominiums

Bella Luna Condos Orange Beach AL

Bella Luna Condos Orange Beach AL

See all of the Bella Luna Condos listed on the MLS!   See Bella Luna unit 501 now!

Beautiful Views – Spacious with lots of natural light – Extremely well appointed – Contemporary Furnishings – Overlooks Ole River and back bays of Perdido Bay with a direct view of the Gulf of Mexico and  white sandy beaches – Amazing development with 4 pools – 2 Spas – Sauna – Owner’s Lounge with Movie Theatre -Terrific Work Out Facility – Marina – Boat Slips Available – Dog Walk for Owner’s Pets and Private Security with Security Gate and On site Management.

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November 3, 2008 Posted by | alabama, Baldwin County, Gulf Coast, gulf of mexico, orange beach, perdido bay, real estate | , , , | 5 Comments

Rob Smith reports the redfish are biting!

Had a good weekend of fishing in Weeks Bay. We also gave 4 fish away to a small boy fishing on the peir nest to us.  The fishing has been great and those Red’s are fun to catch.

Rob Smith – Your Full Service Mortgage Banker!

Rob and Renee Smith
Loan Officers
1535B Schillinger Road S
Mobile, AL 36695

Rob: (251) 243-0254
Rob eFax: (877) 603-8117
Renee: (251) 243-0249
Renee eFax: (877) 623-0142
email: rob.smith@wjbradley.com
email: renee.smith@wjbradley.com

For mortage lending, financing, and loan services in Spanish Fort, Daphne, Fairhope, Point Clear, Gulf Shores, Orange Beach and other areas of Baldwin County, AL contact Rob Smith with Home Mortgages Company.

November 3, 2008 Posted by | alabama, Baldwin County, Bon Secour Bay, Fairhope, Gulf Coast, gulf of mexico, Mobile Bay, Point Clear, real estate | , , , , | 1 Comment

Real Estate | Homes for Sale | Land | Lots | Keller Williams Realty

Real Estate | Homes for Sale | Land | Lots | Keller Williams Realty

Keller Williams Realty Gulf States Region - Real Estate, Luxury Homes, Commercial Property

Keller Williams Realty Gulf States Region - Real Estate, Luxury Homes, Commercial Property

So what do you do if you are looking to relocate?

Try going to Keller Williams Realty for your property search.  You can search for Real Estate across the country or around the block.  You can also search for specific offices and agents. From the office or agent websites you can do extensive searches of properties listed in the MLS areas of those offices and agents.

Orange Beach Condos
Gulf Shores Condos
Fort Morgan Condos

Agents – Join Keller Williams Alabama Gulf Coast!

Join a Keller Williams Gulf States Region Market Center!

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September 14, 2008 Posted by | alabama, Gulf Coast, real estate | , , , , , , | 7 Comments

GO ZONE Accelerated Depreciation Deduction – Time is running out!

GO ZONE Information

EXCLUSIVE “GO-ZONE” BUYING OPPORTUNITY IN THE #1 GROWTH MARKET IN THE COUNTRY
Wednesday, September 17th, 6pm PST (9pm EST)

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September 11, 2008 Posted by | alabama, Baldwin County, Beach Real Estate, Daphne, Fairhope, fort morgan, GO ZONE, GOZONE, Gulf Coast, Gulf Shores, Mobile Bay, orange beach, Point Clear, real estate, Spanish Fort | , , | Leave a comment

EXCLUSIVE “GO-ZONE” BUYING OPPORTUNITY IN THE #1 GROWTH MARKET IN THE COUNTRY

EXCLUSIVE “GO-ZONE” BUYING OPPORTUNITY IN THE #1 GROWTH MARKET IN THE COUNTRY

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September 11, 2008 Posted by | alabama, Baldwin County, Daphne, Fairhope, GO ZONE, GOZONE, Gulf Coast, Gulf Shores, Mobile Bay, orange beach, Point Clear, real estate | 4 Comments

Seawind Condos for sale in Gulf Shores, AL

Seawind Condos, Gulf Shores, AL

FABULOUS EAST END UNIT…..BEST 2/2 FLOOR PLAN ON BEACH WITH 8X10 STUDY/BUNK ROOM…..GREAT VIEWS & LOCATION…..WIDE BEACHES…..WALK TO RESTAURANTS & SHOPS…..HIGH END FINISHES…..GRANITE COUNTERS….STAINLESS APPLIANCES & KOHLER FIXTURES…..2000 SQ FT FITNESS CENTER WT SAUNA…..INDOOR/OUTDOOR POOLS…..BEAUTIFULLY FURNISHED…..STRONG RENTAL/SLEEPS 6……BEST QUALITY & VALUE ON THE BEACH

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August 30, 2008 Posted by | alabama, Baldwin County, Gulf Coast, gulf of mexico, Gulf Shores, real estate | , , , , | 2 Comments

The Links Golf Villas at The Peninsula, Gulf Shores, AL

The Links Golf Villas at The Peninsula, Gulf Shores, AL

****BRIGHT SPACIOUS FLOORPLAN……..FABULOUS GOLF COURSE & SUNSET VIEWS……..HIGH END DESIGNER FURNISHINGS……..VAULTED CEILINGS, GRANITE TOPS, 8′ DOORS………SCREENED BALCONY WT SOUTHERN EXPOSURE OVERLOOKS 1ST FAIRWAY……..UPGRADES THROUGHOUT……..LIKE NEW, NON RENTAL, USED AS 2ND HOME……PREMIER GOLF*******TENNIS*******NATURE*******BEACHES******ENJOY THE LIFESTYLE

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August 30, 2008 Posted by | alabama, Baldwin County, Gulf Coast, Gulf Shores, real estate | , | 1 Comment

Catching Redfish and Speckled Trout out of Weeks Bay off of Mobile Bay!

The following fishing photos are pictures of my son Grant Smith from Fairhope, AL and me, Rob Smith.

The redfish you see me holding was caught on Friday evening at aprox. 6:30pm July 11, 2008.  It weighed in at just a little over 10 lbs and was 29.75 inches long, and was caught on a Berkley Gulp pearl white minnow in the mouth of Weeks Bay at the end of county road 1. 

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August 29, 2008 Posted by | alabama, Baldwin County, Fairhope, Gulf Coast, Mobile Bay | , , , | 1 Comment