Area Real Estate News & Market Trends for SW Florida

You’ll find our blog to be a wealth of information, covering everything from local market statistics and home values to community happenings. That’s because we care about the community and want to help you find your place in it. Please reach out if you have any questions at all. We’d love to talk with you!

Sept. 22, 2021

Canadian Buying in Florida

Canada to Reopen Its Borders on Aug. 9

In a likely boost for Fla. tourism and real estate, the Canadian government will ease border rules in Aug. Fla. Policy and Budget official expects “a big jump in people.”

WELCOME BACK! We missed you...

Call us for property information, tours of communities, and property showings of interest!

Cash Buyers need financial institution Proof of Funds, financed buyers will need LOCAL lender Pre-Qualification for financing letter, we can assist you with these…

The Florida market is HOT due to the thousands drawn to our weather freedom of movement and tropical settings and many theme parks, beaches and casual Florida lifestyle. Boating, sailing, diving-snorkeling, biking, kayaking, bicycling, walking-running, golfing, beach-combing and so much more await you...

We work hand in hand with lenders friendly to Canadian Buyer-Investors and have real estate attorneys, accountants and service professionals ready to serve you!

OUR real estate clients are offered FREE airfare and hotel at closing when they purchase through us as their real estate agents here in Florida.

·       New Construction Sales

·       Resale Home and Condo

·       Investment Properties

·       Waterfront Home-Condo

·       Country Estate Homes with Land

·       Vacation-Retirement Property

·       Business-Commercial Sales

·       Land Sales

Since 1986 a trusted real estate resource for family, friends and clients 1-239-272-4663

Glen Bigness, REALTOR- The Bigness Realty Group

Premiere Plus Realty 239-272-4663 serving the Florida Gulf Coast


Posted in Market Updates
Aug. 18, 2021

Naples FL Golf Communities

LOOKING for a Golf Course Community in Naples Florida?

Naples FL golf communities

239-272-HOME for a list and custom market report.
70 courses, many world class championship with top named designers.
Since 1986 finding golfers the perfect course to play and call home
Glen Bigness, REALTORwith the Bigness Realty Group
Premiere Plus Realty Golf Course Community Specialist

Naples FL golf communities

Posted in Golf Communities
July 7, 2021

1130 Anclote Rd Tarpon Springs FL

NEW Listing in Tarpon Springs Florida!

Equestrian Property for SALE $4,125,000

Tarpon Springs Homes for sale


Equestrian facility on almost 17 acres with great professional layout and acreage for riding! Home feature high ceilings, fireplace, custom built pool home with upscale appointments, master suite offers bedroom/bath, sitting-room on first floor, den-office has Murphy bed for guests, walk-in wine cooler, spectacular media room for movies, sliders fold back to tropical in ground screened pool w shower and spacious lanai to entertain. 2nd floor bedrooms and baths for privacy, beautiful hardwood floors through-out, 2 sided stone fireplace in LR and DR, Gourmet Kitchen w Viking range on propane gas, granite counters, large 3 car garage and a bonus covered car spot, private gated entry separate from horse facility. Horse barn has 24 box stalls, wide center aisle, feed and tack room, laundry, office, rider lounge, bathroom, wash and tack stalls, hay storage, trainer’s apartment, and a bonus mobile home on premises for care taker-been remodeled. Lesson arena-paddock, fenced turn-out, gated entry, wooded trails, small pond, plenty of trailer parking. Close to the water-marinas, parks perfect for boating and exploring the area coastline, rivers and attractions in Tarpon Springs, Clearwater Beach-Tampa.

Glen Bigness, Equestrian Property Specialist 239-272-4663

Since 1986 finding horses homes, and their riders too! website



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Feb. 13, 2021

New construction communities in Naples FL


LOOKING for New Construction Homes in Naples, Bonita Springs, Estero, Marco Island?

Use our New Home SEARCH and report to get updates and new construction property reports emailed daily!

The market experts claim that NOW is the time for a new home in Florida, and with LOW, LOW mortgage interest rates and builder incentives we agree. I see an an excellent selection of quality homes across the area from some of the nations best home builders and developers, along with award winning local luxury home builders with proven track records of success. When you choose the Bigness Realty Group to assist you i the selection of a new residence here in Florida you get a strong ally and an experienced Certified New Home Agent.

  • National Home Builder Inventory
  • Local Luxury Builders
  • Gated Communities
  • On Site Custom Homes
  • Custom Homes with Land
  • Second Homes, Retirement Homes and Investment Property
  • To Be Built, Near Completion and Move In Ready Homes
  • Community Tours
  • Model Home Tours
  • Builder and Community Registrations
  • FREE Airfare and Hotel at closing.

Since 1986 a trusted new construction resource for clients family and friends. We know the new construction process and with a back ground as a General Contractor, real estate franchise manager, broker-owner I can guide, educate and accommodate my new home buyers.


Jan. 25, 2021

New Construction Sales Seach

New Construction for sale in Florida 239-272-HOME

New construction home search Florida

Use our custom builder inventory site and get daily updates, searches and special offers from builders and communities!


Looking for new construction in Collier, Lee, Sarasota, Hillsborough, Pinellas counties in Florida, we have them all in one place. As a Certified New Construction Agent and with over 35 years of experience we can assist you in the location, selection, negotiation and sale of a new residence in Florida.

Our new construction buyer clients receive FREE airfare and hotel at closing, call for details restrictions apply, limited time offer.



Jan. 2, 2021

Florida home, sale and new construction sales OFFER!

LOOKING for a Florida property soon?

Single family homes, condominiums, investment or new construction in Florida.

We have been HELPING clients fond the perfect home since 1986 239-272-HOME

As a former Broker-Owner, Franchise Manager and Relocation Director I KNOW what buyers and sellers expect in their Realtor! Communication, accountability and negotiation skills to assist them in their real estate goals.

Not only do we provide outstanding service, we offer our clients and referrals incentives to make their experience even BETTER!

·       FREE airfare and Hotel at closing*

·       Home Warranty or Property Inspections*

·       DISCOUNTS on car rentals when in Florida*

·       DISCOUNTS on Title Agents, Real Estate Attorneys for closings*

·       CASH back on New Construction purchases*

Contact us for details, restrictions and time limits on offers.

Glen Bigness, Realtor, P.A. Premiere Plus Realty

Bigness Realty Group serving the Florida Gulf Coast

My team of seasoned, experienced and proven real estate agents were hand-picked by me!

We can assist you in creating, fine tuning and giving market reports for any area in Florida.

April 2, 2019

New Construction in Naples FL


Naples FL New Construction Sales 

Real Estate Agent with Premier Plus Realty

Naples Florida New Construction Sales



Single Family Homes, Villas, Town Homes, Condominiums, Luxury High Rise and On Site Builds

Since 1986 bringing buyers and builders together…

As a Certified New Home Specialist you are assured of getting the experience, knowledge and attention to detail that the new construction process demands for success.

As a former General Contractor and Broker-Owner I understand the needs of my clients and can show and sell ANY community and work with any reputable Florida builder as YOUR agent!

The builder-developer pays the commission so you can’t lose when it comes to using a professional to assist you in a new construction purchase.


Call us FIRST before contacting ANY builder or community, as we need to register you to protect you and can inquire about ant specials, incentives, or packages being offered that Realtors have access to for our clients!

OUR registered buyer clients receive Airfare and Hotel at closing, contact for details limited time offer, restrictions apply.

Glen Bigness, Realtor 239-272-HOME

Premiere Plus Realty- Bigness Realty Group

Use the link to use our CUSTOM new construction search and report tools!

Feb. 14, 2019

New Communities


 Sign Up for a New Construction Account and have reports emailed!


Our New Home website is designed to help you easily locate new construction inventory and is easy to use and navigate. We can represent YOU in ANY community!

Naples Florida new communities

New Home Service OFFERS:

·        Comprehensive new home inventory in Florida.

·        Detailed, customized search options.

·        Photos, on line tours and floor plans.

·        Pricing, rooms, square footage and amenity information.

·        School district, tax and community information.

·        Maps and directions.

·        Contact information for builders.

·        Exclusive agent and consumer promotions.

·        Local builder events.

·        Optional weekly email updates on new inventory and incentives.

 Naples Florida new communities


·        Since 1986 experienced in new home sales

·        Buyer representation in new home sales

·        CASH back programs on select model homes

·        Builder & community incentives offered

·        FREE airfare at closing our buyers

·        Follow up through the sale process

·        Builder & community registration

July 31, 2017

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Curious about local real estate? So are we! Every month we review trends in our real estate market and consider the number of homes on the market in each price tier, the amount of time particular homes have been listed for sale, specific neighborhood trends, the median price and square footage of each home sold and so much more. We’d love to invite you to do the same!

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You can sign up here to receive your own market report, delivered as often as you like! It contains current information on pending, active and just sold properties so you can see actual homes in your neighborhood. You can review your area on a larger scale, as well, by refining your search to include properties across the city or county. As you notice price and size trends, please contact us for clarification or to have any questions answered.

We can definitely fill you in on details that are not listed on the report and help you determine the best home for you. If you are wondering if now is the time to sell, please try out our INSTANT home value tool. You’ll get an estimate on the value of your property in today’s market. Either way, we hope to hear from you soon as you get to know our neighborhoods and local real estate market better.

Posted in Market Updates