Builders undergo career renovation
Area builders continue to diversify their talents as the housing market recovers.
Licensed general contractors who founded and developed construction companies are becoming jacks-of-alltrade to maintain a steady work flow. Full Story
Sales decrease, prices increase for Realtor Association members
Members of the Realtor Association of Greater Fort Myers and the Beach reported the sale of 1,028 existing single family homes during September 2011, a decrease of 3.66 percent from September 2010 and a drop of 4.64 percent from August 2010. This is the 10th consecutive month that more than 1,000 single-family homes have been sold in the greater Fort Myers area. Full Story
Program could help people avoid short sale, foreclosure
For a limited time, Bank of America is offering help to distressed homeowners who are exploring a short sale to avoid foreclosure.
Area Realtors learned of a new Bank of America program by attending an Oct. 6 Bank of America short sale seminar through the Punta Gorda-Port Charlotte- North Port Association of Realtors. Full Story