Myth: In Fla.’s economy, citrus is second to tourism. Fact: Real estate sales and leasing are far-and-away Fla.’s No. 1 industry. It makes up 16% of the state’s economy ($173B per year), according to an analysis of North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) data. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Myth: In Florida’s economy, citrus is second only…

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We are so excited that our team was ranked #16 in sales for Residential Listings among all RE/MAX Brokerages in Florida for the first quarter of 2017! We LOVE helping people with their Happily Ever Afters here in paradise! When you hire StiverFirth International, you are hiring a team with experience, dedication, and proven success.…

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We are so excited that Englewood’s very own Lemon Bay High School Marching Mantas have been invited to the Capitol! U.S Representative Thomas Rooney R-Fl17 had the privilege of nominating only four high school bands from Florida’s 17th Congressional District to march in the annual 2017 Independence Day Parade in Washington D.C.  Rooney stated in his nomination…

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Englewood, Florida is a magical place where people pay a lot of money to visit.  Those of us who are fortunate enough to live here can’t get enough of the Salt Life.  Beautiful beaches on the Gulf of Mexico, boating on Lemon Bay, waterfront dining, kayaking, fishing, diving, and countless golf courses are all part…

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Englewood, Florida is a magical place where people pay a lot of money to visit.  Those of us who are fortunate enough to live here can’t get enough of the Salt Life.  Beautiful beaches on the Gulf of Mexico, boating on Lemon Bay, waterfront dining, kayaking, fishing, diving, and countless golf courses are all part…

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Down on Dearborn Street, One of SW Florida’s Best Kept Secrets Just south of Sarasota and Venice, Florida you’ll find Englewood.  Unlike other Florida Gulf Coast communities you simply pass through, tou kind of have to be heading that way to to actually get there . As a Sarasota resident since 2002, I’ve really only…

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well being

Live Well An article that caught our attention some time ago but worth revisiting refers to the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index.  In 2014 The North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton area was ranked as having the highest Well-Being Index score across the most populous communities in the United States! This study was based on an extensive survey of adults in all…

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