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Everything Is Illuminated
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Everything Is Illuminated

RESIDE Magazine | August 31, 2022

SEEING THE LIGHT JUST RIGHT TAKES SOME BRIGHT IDEATION

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Banyan Residences The INSIDER Premiers!
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Banyan Residences The INSIDER Premiers!

Banyan Gasparilla Sound | June 30, 2022

Get the latest details on Banyan Gasparilla Sound's milestones and building news.

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Éric Ripert’s Favorite Cookbooks
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Éric Ripert’s Favorite Cookbooks

RESIDE Magazine | June 6, 2022

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Architecture That Conveys The Spirit Of A Place
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Architecture That Conveys The Spirit Of A Place

RESIDE Magazine | May 9, 2022

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Under The Sea
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Under The Sea

RESIDE Magazine | April 4, 2022

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Creating Curb Appeal
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Creating Curb Appeal

RESIDE Magazine | March 21, 2022

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Choice Convertibles
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Choice Convertibles

RESIDE Magazine | January 26, 2022

A GUIDE TO HIGH-PERFORMANCE CARS THAT LET YOU ENJOY FUN IN THE SUN

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Destination: Health
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Destination: Health

RESIDE Magazine | January 26, 2022

THE TOP NEW SPAS AROUND THE WORLD DELIGHT TRAVELERS LOOKING TO INCORPORATE MIND-BODY WELLNESS INTO THEIR JOURNEYS

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Southwest Florida is Outdoor Paradise No Matter What Time of Year
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Southwest Florida is Outdoor Paradise No Matter What Time of Year

The Buffalo News | November 5, 2021

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Next-Level Interactive Dining
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Next-Level Interactive Dining

RESIDE Magazine | November 5, 2021

THESE EPICUREAN DESTINATIONS ALLOW YOU TO CATCH, GATHER, AND PREP YOUR OWN MEALS IN STYLE

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Playing Through In Style
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Playing Through In Style

RESIDE Magazine | November 5, 2021

BE AMONG THE FIRST TO PLAY THESE NEW, UPSCALE GOLF COURSES

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The Top 15 Resort Hotels in Florida
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The Top 15 Resort Hotels in Florida

Travel + Leisure | September 9, 2021

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3 Tips for Buying a Second Home in Boca Grande
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3 Tips for Buying a Second Home in Boca Grande

September 2, 2021

Discover why Boca Grande is the perfect location for a vacation home — and how to navigate the buying process

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The Jewel of Boca Grande
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The Jewel of Boca Grande

Gulfshore Life | August 7, 2021

Through its 110 years, several owners and storied chapters, the Gasparilla Inn & Club still shines bright with its Old Florida charm.

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Grilled To Perfection
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Grilled To Perfection

RESIDE Magazine | July 2, 2021

THE BEST HIGH-TECH DEVICES TO PERFECT YOUR BACKYARD BARBECUE

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6 Lesser-known Pete Dye Courses
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6 Lesser-known Pete Dye Courses

Links Magazine | May 4, 2021

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Gulf to Bay Sotheby's International Realty Sponsor the Boca Grande Historical Society’s 2021 Virtual House Tour
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Gulf to Bay Sotheby's International Realty Sponsor the Boca Grande Historical Soci...

Gulf to Bay Sotheby's International Realty Blog | April 11, 2021

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Tour Boca Grande's Newly Renovated Gasparilla Inn
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Tour Boca Grande's Newly Renovated Gasparilla Inn

Town and Country Magazine | March 8, 2021

Because sipping on Boca Punch and playing a game of backgammon sounds good right about now, doesn't it?

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The Market Leaders in Boca Grande, FL
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The Market Leaders in Boca Grande, FL

February 25, 2021

Gulf to Bay Sotheby's International Realty Top Brokerage by Volume in 2020

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For Old Florida Island Idyll, Head to Boca Grande
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For Old Florida Island Idyll, Head to Boca Grande

Sarasota | February 24, 2021

Boca Grande—that idyllic Old-Florida town on Gasparilla Island south of Englewood—retains its small-town charms while the rest of Southwest Florida...

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Boca Grande
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Boca Grande

Florida Backroads Travel | February 24, 2021

Off the Beaten Path Places, Culture and History

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Boca Grande: Old Florida island on the Gulf is worth the trip & toll
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Boca Grande: Old Florida island on the Gulf is worth the trip & toll

FloridaRambler.com | February 24, 2021

Boca Grande bike trails and historic village make delightful daytrip

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14 Classic Southern Weekend Escapes
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14 Classic Southern Weekend Escapes

Garden & Gun | February 24, 2021

Load up the car and grab the road snacks—these beloved Southern getaways have beckoned guests for generations

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The Vacation Town Where Nick Saban and Dabo Swinney Go To Disappear
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The Vacation Town Where Nick Saban and Dabo Swinney Go To Disappear

Sports Illustrated | February 3, 2021

Sports Illustrated | MAY 7, 2019

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747-2 South Harbor Drive
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747-2 South Harbor Drive

September 24, 2020

$9,300/Month* 3/2 Harborside Condo 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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701 South Harbor Drive
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701 South Harbor Drive

September 24, 2020

$8,850/Month* 3/3 Kentia Townhome 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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786 Beach View Drive
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786 Beach View Drive

September 24, 2020

$8,820/Month* 3/3 Kentia Townhome 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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743-1 South Harbor Drive
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743-1 South Harbor Drive

September 24, 2020

$9,300/Month* 3/2 Harborside Condo 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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405 Luke Street
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405 Luke Street

September 24, 2020

$8,000/Month* 3/2 Single Family Home 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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7 Seawatch Drive
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7 Seawatch Drive

September 24, 2020

$9,500/Month* 3/3 Gulf Front Home 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 2

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176 Carrick Bend Lane
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176 Carrick Bend Lane

September 24, 2020

$10,000/Month* 3/3 North Village Home 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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9 Peekins Cove
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9 Peekins Cove

September 24, 2020

$10,000/Month* 3/3 Single Family Home 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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767-1 South Harbor Drive
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767-1 South Harbor Drive

September 24, 2020

$9,300/Month* 3/2 Harborside Condo 2 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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772 Beach View Drive
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772 Beach View Drive

September 24, 2020

$11,130/Month* 3/3 Kentia Townhome 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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407 Lafitte Street
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407 Lafitte Street

September 24, 2020

$11,785/Month* 4/3 Single Family Home 4 bedrooms, Sleeps 10

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306 Barbarosa Street
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306 Barbarosa Street

September 24, 2020

$12,240/Month* 4/3 Single Family Home 4 bedrooms, Sleeps 8

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824 South Harbor Drive
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824 South Harbor Drive

September 24, 2020

$12,338/Month* 3/3 Kentia Townhome 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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1820 18th Street West
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1820 18th Street West

September 24, 2020

$12,500/Month* 4/3 Single Family Home 4 bedrooms, Sleeps 8

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739-2 South Harbor Drive
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739-2 South Harbor Drive

September 24, 2020

$9,300/Month* 3/2 Harborside Condo 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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153 Blackwall Court
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153 Blackwall Court

September 24, 2020

$12,500/Month* 3/3 North Village Home 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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305 Barbarosa Street
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305 Barbarosa Street

September 24, 2020

$12,600/Month* 3/3 Single Family Home 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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788 Beach View Dr
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788 Beach View Dr

September 24, 2020

$8,820/Month* 3/3 Kentia Townhome 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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784 Beach View Drive
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784 Beach View Drive

September 24, 2020

$14,000/Month* 3/3 Kentia Townhome 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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325 Harbor Drive
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325 Harbor Drive

September 24, 2020

$18,000/Month* 4/4 Single Family Home 4 bedrooms, Sleeps 8

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7 Peekins Cove
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7 Peekins Cove

September 24, 2020

$18,000/Month* 4/4 Single Family Home 4 bedrooms, Sleeps 8

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18 Seawatch Drive
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18 Seawatch Drive

September 24, 2020

$15,000/Month* 3/3 Gulf Front Home 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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1960 19th Street
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1960 19th Street

September 24, 2020

$18,700/Month* 4/4 Single Family Home 4 bedrooms, Sleeps 8

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240 Damficare Street
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240 Damficare Street

September 24, 2020

$16,500/Month* 3/3 Single Family Home 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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176 Gulf Boulevard
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176 Gulf Boulevard

September 24, 2020

$20,000/Month* 6/4 Single Family Home 6 bedrooms, Sleeps 11

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121 Palm Avenue
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121 Palm Avenue

September 24, 2020

$17,000/Month* 3/3 Single Family Home 3 bedrooms, Sleeps 6

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Press

Elevated Living on the Peninsula Elevated Living on the Peninsula

A look inside the future of the Gulf Coasts most anticipated new development, Banyan Gasparilla Sound.

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On Gasparilla Island, enjoy world-class fishing and beautiful beaches On Gasparilla Island, enjoy world-class fishing and beautiful beaches

Driving over the Boca Grande Bridge brings back 30 years of memories vacationing on Gasparilla Island with my children, relatives and family friends. It still has the same ...

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Sotheby’s International Realty Prevails In REAL Trends “The Thousand” Top Individual Sales Volume Category Sotheby’s International Realty Prevails In REAL Trends “The Thousand” Top Individual Sales V...

Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce that once again it is the most represented real estate brand on the 2022 REAL Trends “The Thousand” Individuals by Sal...

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9 Clear Water Islands In Florida You Need To Visit This Summer 9 Clear Water Islands In Florida You Need To Visit This Summer

This summer you can have the best getaway with clear water beaches that stretch for miles on islands in Florida. If you didn't think the Sunshine State could offer any more...

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20 of the best Tampa Bay beaches you have to visit to call yourself a local 20 of the best Tampa Bay beaches you have to visit to call yourself a local

Summer is here, and while these beaches stay hot year round, it's time to kick back and stick your toes into the sand of one, or all, of Tampa Bay's many beautiful beaches....

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10 Best Florida Islands To Visit This Summer 10 Best Florida Islands To Visit This Summer

Florida is home to many islands for those looking for a seaside escape in the Sunshine State, and these are some of the best.

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Best public access golf courses list includes this gem in Lee County Best public access golf courses list includes this gem in Lee County

Golf course access in Southwest Florida can be challenging unless you are a member of a club, a resident in a gated community with a golf course or rich enough to buy your ...

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Banyan Gasparilla Sound Banyan Gasparilla Sound

Seeking waterfront living in tranquil surroundings? Banyan Gasparilla Sound is a to-be-built residential community with a collection of beautifully designed, fully furnishe...

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Five Intimate Boutique Inns to Check into Across the U.S. Five Intimate Boutique Inns to Check into Across the U.S.

Our collective psyche has certainly been bruised during the past two years. So when it’s time to take a break from the stresses of business and the world in general, there’...

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Banyan Gasparilla Sound- A New Residential Resort Community Next to Boca Grande Banyan Gasparilla Sound- A New Residential Resort Community Next to Boca Grande

Southwest Florida’s Gasparilla Island, home to the Village of Boca Grande, is one of the world’s most recognized addresses for understated seaside elegance, premier fishing...

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Plans evolve for luxury resort in Placida Plans evolve for luxury resort in Placida

Boca Grande residents Jay Feinberg and his wife, Cookie Potter-Feinberg, have not lost interest in the redevelopment of the 15-acre Fishery property, which they own under t...

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Sotheby’s International Realty Achieves Historic Year With Record $204 Billion In Global Sales Volume Sotheby’s International Realty Achieves Historic Year With Record $204 Billion In Global Sal...

Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce that its global network achieved a record US$204 billion in 2021 global sales volume, a 36% increase in sales growth y...

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2021 Highlights of Significant Sales Across the Sotheby 2021 Highlights of Significant Sales Across the Sotheby's International Realty Network

From a USD $99 million dollar sale in Florida to a HKD $375,046,000 sale in Hong Kong, here are 10 highlighted sales represented by Sotheby’s International Realty in 2021.

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Gulf to Bay Sotheby Gulf to Bay Sotheby's International Realty #1 Brokerage for 2021

A brisk market fueled by unprecedented demand pushes Gulf to Bay Sotheby's International Realty to #1 brokerage on Gasparilla Island.

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Sales launch for Banyan Gasparilla Sound - a residential resort community Sales launch for Banyan Gasparilla Sound - a residential resort community

Southwest Florida’s Gasparilla Island, home to the Village of Boca Grande, is one of the world’s most recognized addresses for understated seaside elegance, premier fishing...

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Where to Find Florida’s Best Beaches? Try These Five Islands Where to Find Florida’s Best Beaches? Try These Five Islands

Beyond the Florida Keys, there are many other small islands strung along the Sunshine State’s vast coastline. Here, five of the most seductive.

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Sales Launch For Banyan Gasparilla Sound, A 16-Acre Residential Resort Community In Placida, Florida Sales Launch For Banyan Gasparilla Sound, A 16-Acre Residential Resort Community In Placida,...

Sales have launched for a residential resort community planned for 13000 Fishery Road in Placida, just outside of Gasparilla Island in the Village of Boca Grande, which has...

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More details disclosed about new Banyan Gasparilla Sound resort More details disclosed about new Banyan Gasparilla Sound resort

This week it was announced that Banyan Gasparilla Sound, just outside of Boca Grande at the Fishery property, has opened up their sales through Gulf to Bay Sotheby's Intern...

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Florida Florida's Islands Are Cheaper Than The Bahamas (& Easier)

The Bahamas might be the destination, but Florida's beaches - and all they have to offer - are the reality.

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Sotheby Sotheby's International Realty Releases Second Annual Luxury Outlook 2022

Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce the release of its 2022 Luxury Outlook report, which identifies the trends likely to shape the world’s prime housing m...

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Gulf to Bay Sotheby Gulf to Bay Sotheby's International Realty Tops Other Brokerages in Boca Grande, FL Sales Ye...

According to Stellar MLS, Gulf to Bay Sotheby's International Realty represented the most buyers and sellers in total units sold and also recorded the largest volume of sal...

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Sotheby Sotheby's International Realty Sets Record Sales Volume in 2020

Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce that its affiliated brokers and independent sales professionals achieved a record US$150 billion in 2020 global sales ...

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Gulf to Bay Sotheby Gulf to Bay Sotheby's International Realty Tops Other Brokerages in Boca Grande, FL in 2020

The numbers are in and according to Stellar MLS, Gulf to Bay Sotheby's International Realty represented the most buyers and sellers in total units sold and also recorded th...

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On Boca Grande Adds New Premium Property Listings from Sotheby’s International Realty On Boca Grande Adds New Premium Property Listings from Sotheby’s International Realty

Boca Grande is a long island off the west coast of Florida that offers an amazing mix of privacy.

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She’s Back She’s Back

A high-powered Florida real estate executive is returning to the Gulf Coast.

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Sotheby’s International Closes the Door on Sky Sotheby’s International Closes the Door on Sky

After a tumultuous year, the saga of the Sky Sotheby’s brokerage has come to an end.

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Rich Taylor has specialized in the luxury real estate market of Boca Grande, Fla., since 1995 when he began building long-term relationships with his clientele based on integrity and dedication.