South Tampa & Beyond Real Estate News

St. Petersburg Electric Car Charging Station Condo BuildingsIf you're an electric vehicle (EV) owner and are planning to be in the market for a new St. Petersburg condo, take a closer look at St. Petersburg condo buildings with electric vehicle charging stations below...

McNulty Lofts

Right in Downtown St Petersburg, McNulty Lofts makes it easy to enjoy the many delights of a downtown lifestyle. The building boasts a fitness center, covered parking and the convenience of electric vehicle charging. In addition, it’s just a short walk away from area shops, museums, parks and more. 

Vinoy Place

Also in downtown, come up to luxury townhome living at Vinoy Place. This upscale property sits right by the Vinoy Marina, plus extremely close to area shops and restaurants. In addition, the property includes

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Domus Urbana Condos For SaleIf you're a dog owner looking for a St. Petersburg condo with dog-friendly amenities and features, check out these amazing St. Petersburg condo buildings with a dog run on-site or within a very close proximity. 

Itopia Private Residences

Water views, swimming pools and a clubhouse are just some of the amenities enjoyed by Itopia Private Residences. The St Petersburg property also comes with a business center, theater room, tennis and volleyball courts, and the convenience of large shady dog runs. 

Domus Urbana 

The new Domus Urbana condo development has plenty of options itself, including a community room, a fitness center and an outdoor patio for relaxing with neighbors and friends. In addition to all the other amenities, you’ll also find a

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Tampa Condos with EV Charging StationsPart of the condo buying experience is finding a building that has all the amenities, features, and finishes that fit your design tastes and lifestyle preferences. For some, a state-of-the-art fitness center or resort-style swimming pool are top of mind when shopping for the right condo. For others, it’s more about the essentials. 

If you’re someone who drives an electric vehicle, or EV for short, part of that essentials package definitely involves having an electric car charging station somewhere on-site, which many older condo buildings and communities may not support currently. Luckily for today's modern condo buyers, however, electric car charing capabilities are quickly becoming more commonplace in condo communities all across the country and can

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Tampa condo buildings with a dog parkDog owners looking for a Tampa condo have certain needs other buyers don't think about, like whether or not a building or complex is dog-friendly, how close the vet is from the building, and what pet-friendly amenities are available once moving in just to name a few. But for those dog owners who specifically want a building with a dog park on-site or very close by, here's our short list of communities, complexes, and condo buildings you'll want to consider. 

Altura Bayshore

Altura Bayshore is a luxury tower rising up high above South Tampa. Residents are treated to a swimming pool with lap lanes, a covered bar and spa, private cabanas and a clubroom. There’s also a fitness center, a putting green, pickleball and bocce courts, as well as a partially

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Clearwater Beach Condo Buildings With The Best AmenitiesBuying a condo in Clearwater Beach usually involves finding something that not only has the right living space but also access to extra common features, like a swimming pool, fitness center, and various sport courts just to name a few. So if amenities are just as important to you as the living space itself, here's a running list of Clearwater Beach condo buildings with the best amenities.

Mandalay Beach Club

Located right on the beach and next to Pier 60, it’s hard to top Mandalay Beach Club. The property also offers its residences a clubhouse, heated swimming pool and spa and a fitness center. In addition, you’ll find 24-hour gated security, underbuilding parking, saunas and room for grilling.

440 West

Another amenity-rich option for condo

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Florida Housing MarketIt wasn't devastating but April 2020 did reflect a negative impact on the housing market through much of Florida. Last month, Florida Realtor's reported a nearly 21% drop in closed single-family home sales year-over-year, and a 36.5% drop in closed condo sales.

If that wasn't enough, April's figures also revealed a 27.2% drop in newly listed single-family homes and a 38.5% drop in condos/townhouses, further tightening an already low inventory. Not surprisingly, pending sales also saw similar declines of about 35% in the single-family home category and a whopping 56.6% in the condo/townhouse category.

Despite being what will likely be the weakest month of the year, however, experts are optimistic that the market in Florida is already showing signs of

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Buying New Construction During Economic DownturnThe inventory of existing homes has dropped significantly in recent weeks as many home owners de-list their properties due to an uncertain future brought on by a global pandemic. According to new data, the supply of existing homes on the market nationwide dropped by a startling 24% in April, while newly-built inventory fell just 10.5%.

Broken down by property-type, existing condo inventory recorded the largest slide in inventory with new listings falling by nearly 30%. By comparison, newly listed single-family homes dropped by just 9.8%. 

As existing inventory keeps falling, however, new construction properties are now occupying a larger piece of the inventory pie, resulting in 1 out of every 5 homes sold in April being new construction. That figure

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Historic Kenwood NeighborhoodFrom its historic homes to its nightlife, there’s plenty to see and explore in St. Petersburg's Historic Kenwood neighborhood. And if you're thinking about a move to the area, we've devised a running list of things you’re sure to love about calling Kenwood home...

The Local Nightlife

Located just to the west of Downtown St Petersburg, there’s always something going on in this diverse area. From bars and nightspots to architectural tours and the state’s largest Pride celebration, this vibrant neighborhood is filled with options.

The Historic Homes

Another thing you’re sure to love about Historic Kenwood are all the historic homes you'll find along its quiet, tree-line streets. You’ll find a large number of Craftsman-style bungalows throughout

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The Covid 19 pandemic has hit nearly every industry hard and the housing market is no exception. According to new data from both the Florida Realtors and the National Association of Realtors, existing home sales in April dropped by 17% throughout the U.S., which is right on par with what we saw in Tampa as well. In fact, Hillsborough County saw an 18% drop in single-family home sales in April compared to 2019, while Pinellas County fell 27%.

Nearby Pasco County fared slightly better, with just a 12% decline.

A deeper dive into the data also revealed single-family homes priced under $250,000 saw the biggest decline in sales of any category, while higher-priced homes in some areas have sold at a rate higher than 2019. Unfortunately, much of Pinellas

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Tampa is already an amazing place to call home and a popular choice for those looking to live in Florida. But thanks to a warm, tropical climate, amazing beaches and golf courses, and no state taxes, more and more high profile celebrities are making the move to Tampa Bay, including a few names you may recognize below...

Derek Jeter – MLB Legend

Although Derek Jeter made a name for himself in the Big Apple, he's also one of Tampa Bay's most famous home owners. Not surprisingly, his 31,000 square foot Davis Islands estate is the largest house in all of Hillsborough County. Inside you'll find seven bedrooms and nine full bathrooms, and the property also features two 3-car garages, and two boat lifts, a bay front swimming pool, and spectacular views of

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