This Destin real estate update gives you a snapshot of home, condo and land sales in Destin FL and the surrounding Emerald Coast areas for January, 2016.
Destin home sales decreased slightly when compared to last year. However, much of the change can be attributed to new lending rules that delayed up to 20% of our closings. While the average sales price in Destin was $888,000, over half the homes sold, closed below $443,000.
Homes in 30A East, which includes the neighborhoods of WaterColor, Seaside, WaterSound, Alys Beach, and Rosemary Beach; posted an impressive average sales price at $1,051,548.
Most Expensive Home Sold: $6,200,000 for a beautiful beachfront home in Destin
Don't worry all is well in our beautiful community, but in the event of an emergency, homeowners in Destin and the surrounding Emerald Coast area should be prepared.
For those living in who haven't registered for "Code Red, this is the emergency alert program in Okaloosa County. You can find it by going to the emergency enrollment web page and fill out the form to be notified by an emergency response team in the event of a critical community alert.
Walton County - Nixle
Walton County Emergency Management has implemented a new emergency alert program that will advise you in the event of an alert of some sort. Whether it's a boil water advisory, missing child report or a full scale evacuation, at least you'll be in the know.
For the largest beachfront lots in Destin, Holiday Isle is the place to be. Here, you'll find rare one acre beachfront homesites, or spacious 100 foot by 400 foot lots. Eighteen spectacular Gulf front properties span over 2,000 linear feet of soft white sand in Holiday Isle. A home with a larger property offers so many more choices. The yard can easily accommodate a beach house 10,000 square feet or larger, with swimming pool, and ample parking and storage for boats, or an RV.
Architectural styles in Holiday Isle include Beach Mediterranean and Modern with two-story designs that maximize the incredible Gulf views.
Live the Beachfront Lifestyle
Located close to the harbor, a home in Holiday Isle