The holiday season is in full swing along The Forgotten Coast with Christmas Lights all a glow and this time of year, the natural light shows from above are simply breathtaking to say the least!… A seasonal nip of cool crisp breezes along the white sand beaches offers a bit of “snow like” feel, but a welcoming outdoor feel! This is the most wonderful time of the year and Christmas along St. Joe Bay and The Gulf of Mexico beams with light shows each sunset like no other, as stunning coastal colors provide a most calming and captivating feel!
The Port St. Joe Real Estate Market continues to improve! Typically, this time of year, the market shows a slowing trend, however, 2014 has allowed for decent sales in this slower season with a total of 13 Real Estate Sales in Port St. Joe and Wewahitchka this month! In Novemeber, there were 6 Port St. Joe Homes SOLD, 2 Port St. Joe Town Homes SOLD, 2 Port St. Joe Properties (Vacant Lots) SOLD, and 3 Wewahitchka Homes SOLD! Of these Sales, 2 were the result of a Bank Owned, REO, Short Sale, or Foreclosure situation, and 4 buyers paid CASH!
For potential buyers for whom cash is not an option, the current mortgage rates are very attractive during this time. Currently the rates for the 30 year fixed is @ 4%, while the 15 year fixed is @ 3.25%. With those rates, owning your own piece of paradise along the Forgotten Coast is without a doubt an attainable dream.
One recent purchase in the Port St. Joe Real Estate Market was this fabulous 2 Bedroom, 2 1/2 Bathroom home in the Barefoot Cottages Subdivision. The buyer paid CASH for the completely furnished home that offers a beautiful view of the St. Joseph Bay. The Barefoot Cottages community provides two pools, a playground, and barbeque areas to build memories at while enjoying the beach lifestlye. This was a fabulous purchase for $140,000.
Another wonderful home SOLD in Port St Joe for a great price was this 4 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom residence that sold at $169,000, $30,000 less than the original asking price! This family home is located only a block and a half away from the St. Joseph Bay, making the location extremely sought after. The 2,215 square foot house features a large fenced in back yard with lovely landscaping, a spacious kitchen which opens to the living area, a fireplace, and large porches in both the front and back of the house. Space, location, and price made this house one of the best deals in Port St. Joe.
This next home only lasted 51 days on the Port St. Joe Real Estate Market and SOLD in November for only $373,000! The 1937 historic home offers incredible Bay Views and Florida charm throughout the home. With a main home offering 3 Bedrooms and 2 Bathrooms and a carriage house that has a 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom apartment, the property has plenty of room for guests or potential rental income! An impressive 2 story entry foyer welcomes visitors into the living room with coiffured ceilings and fireplace. The rest of the downstairs shows a spacious kitchen, wet bar, breakfeast nook, and sun-filled study. The large bedrooms are located on the second floor with the Master Suite featuring a cozy fireplace. A wonderful find along Florida’s Forgotten Coast!
Further north in Wewahitchka, this quaint, country home just SOLD for only $92,000! With great curb appeal, this 4 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom home is a gem in the quaint river town and home of The Famous Dead Lakes. With many areas for storage as well as a 2 car garage fit for boat storage, the new owner will enjoy the home’s close proximity to Land’s Landing, which offers boating access to The Chipola River!
Another sale in Wewahitchka for November is this immaculate 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom home. This home SOLD for $110,000, a great deal for the 1,288 square foot home that looks absolutely brand new, despite being 9 years old. This home was built by the previous owners, who included upgraded insulation in the build and took measures to keep this home looking new. An adorable home located on the north side of Wewahitchka.
There are still deals in Port St. Joe and Wewahitchka that make it possible for you to call this area home! In Wewahitchka, this wonderful custom brick home is ready to welcome a growing family or retirees looking to entertain. The 3 Bedroom, 2 1/2 Bathroom home has an open floor plan, a large open yard, and a private dock on Lake Como! It is a wonderful country get away close to both lakes, rivers, and beaches and a list price of only $215,000!
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! MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL!!!