Port St. Joe Real Estate Sales – May 2015!

June 29th, 2015

So many wonderful things are happening along the Forgotten Coast! New businesses are bringing more activities for those lucky enough to experience them. Historic landmarks dot the coast, fresh seafood is delighting palates, and locals and visitors alike are having a great time on the water! The beautiful weather entices you down to the shore to soak up some warm sun in the gentle breeze as you look out over the calm waters of the St. Joseph Bay. Come down and see what all the fuss is about!

Port St. Joe Lighthouse

Port St. Joe Lighthouse

The Port St. Joe Real Estate Market and the Wewahitchka Real Estate Market saw a lot of activity in the month of May, with 23 total sales! There were 11 Port St. Joe homes sold, 3 Port St. Joe properties (vacant lots) sold, 6 Wewahitchka homes sold, and 3 Wewahitchka properties (vacant lots) sold!9 of these were CASH transactions!

Of course cash is a great tool in the real estate market, but the rates are favorable right now as well! The current 30-year fixed rate is @ 4.25%, and the 15-year fixed rate is @ 3.5%!

An example of the power of CASH comes from this beautiful family home in Port St. Joe. With an asking price of $232,500, the CASH buyer purchased this home for only $210,000! This is a fabulous price for the cozy 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom home on over a half acre with a large fenced back yard. The in-ground pool, Florida sunroom, fireplace, and workshop make this a wonderful home to raise a family in.

Great Family Home

Great Family Home

Located in the highly desirable Barefoot Cottages community, this adorable Florida cottage was purchased for the unbelievably low price of $174,900! This same property sold in 2008 for $342,400! The CASH buyer knew they had found a great deal, and this property only lasted on the market for 61 days before being bought! The 3 Bedroom, 3 1/2 Bathroom home has many ammenities available to it, including multiple playground centers for children, community pools, and a community center. It is also located very near the St. Joseph Bay and has easy access to boat launches. This home itself came fully furnished and was completed with beautiful hardwood floors.

Barefoot Cottages

Barefoot Cottages

This quaint 1930s era Florida home stayed on the market only 7 days before being purchased for $118,000! The cute 3 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom home is packed full of charm and is located in the heart of Port St. Joe. The home has a privacy fence encompassing the back yard, two large workshops, and back alley access. The interior of the home has many cozy features such as built in cabinets, claw-foot soaking tub, and inviting fireplace.

Cozy Living in the Heart of Port St. Joe

Cozy Living in the Heart of Port St. Joe

The opportunity to build the dream home has just been realized for someone with the purchase of this Port St. Joe vacant lot. The large, 0.40 acre parcel lasted on the market a mere 24 days before being purchased for $28,500! Located in a quiet neighborhood, but still near downtown, this homesite will surely bring joy and satisfaction to it’s new owners.

Port St. Joe Lot

Port St. Joe Lot

To the North in Wewahitchka, this country home was recently purchased with CASH! The comfortable 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom home sold for only $150,000. This same home sold for $262,500 in 2006! The home sits on over half an acre and has access to the Wettappo Creek across the street. The light and open floor plan help accentuate the stainless steel appliances in the kitchen as well as the fireplace in the living room.  Covered, screened porches and the storage building provide additional outdoor living space.

Country Living in Wewahitchka Home

Country Living in Wewahitchka Home

This wonderful wooded lot in Wewahitchka just sold for well below the asking price of $18,000. The CASH buyer purchased this 1.07 acre lot for only $7,000! What a deal! What makes this price even more incredible is the 2005 purchase price of $34,000! This will be a great homesite, close to the rivers of Wewahitchka, the shopping of Port St. Joe, and the white sands of Mexico Beach.

Wewahitchka Homesite

Wewahitchka Homesite

Please feel free to contact g3 Realty Group anytime if you are looking to Buy or Sell Port St. Joe Real Estate, Wewahitchka Real Estate. Apalachicola Real Estate, St. George Island Real Estate, Mexico Beach Real Estate, Windmark Beach Real Estate, Cape San Blas Real Estate, or Indian Pass Real Estate. It’s easy, just call, click, or email g3 Realty Group and experience the most Positive, Progressive, Professional Service, and Honest Direction for all your real estate needs! One of our top selling Forgotten Coast Real Estate Agents will be pleased to hear from you! Our Southern Hospitality is tried, true, and next to none!

Port St. Joe Marina

Port St. Joe Marina