Read Real Estate Stats for the Emerald Coast, Destin & 30A Highway

Exploring Spring Real Estate Trends in Destin

It's springtime in Destin and we thought it was time for a April 2024 market update. Looking at Destin, Florida and the surrounding 30A, we're starting to see a spike in listing activity with a huge increase of homes and condos for sale in Destin, Miramar Beach and the surrounding areas. It seems that every week the collection of New Listings is growing.

Overall, real estate prices in Destin and 30A-East have increased and sales have remained close to or slightly lower than April, 2023. Sellers are beginning to list more and more, but buyers are still a bit apprehensive; perhaps waiting for a sign that mortgage rates will begin trending south. Once that happens, we'll have a more favorable buyers market…

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Top selling beachfront condos for 2023

Beachfront condo sales in Destin and the Gulf Coast is one of the hottest real estate markets in Florida.  Great vacations go hand-in-hand with waterfront properties, and the city of Destin has everything you could want in a holiday or retirement destination. The soft, white sand beaches beckon with their Gulf of Mexico playground. Whether it's water sports, world-class fishing, beachcombing, or simply relaxing in the sun, it doesn't get much better than Destin.

Owning a beachfront condo and everything you could desire is right at your doorstep. This sought-after setting is perfect for vacations, retirement, or a lucrative investment rental. A beach condo is an excellent investment that can be self-sustaining. In 2023, sales of beachfront condos…

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January-June Destin Market Report

Spotlight on the Destin Market for Jan - June 2022


Average sales prices continue to increase (18%) YTD compared to the same time in 2021. The number of homes and condos sold are down slightly as buyers react to increasing interest rates and real estate prices. In spite of this, 2022 continues to be an active year for Destin and 30A real estate. Inventory levels are starting to increase, giving buyers more selection, and listings are selling close to their asking price.

Here is a quick snapshot of the YTD real estate market in Destin, Florida and the surrounding Gulf Coast from January to June 2022.

YTD Jan - June 2022: Single-Family Home Sales - Destin & 30A

YTD from January to June, 2022, Single-Family homes in the Destin area…

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Spotlight on the Destin Market for March 2022

March 2022 Destin real estate summary

Here is a quick snapshot of the March 2022 real estate market in Destin, Florida and the surrounding Gulf Coast.

Destin Market Summary - March 2022

March 2022 has proved to be a busy sellers market for Destin and 30A real estate. Buyers aren't squabbling over prices with homes selling for list or just over the asking price. In March, Average Sales Prices were still going up (14%). Inventory is still a challenge with 15% fewer new Active Listings then the same time last year. Areas where we are seeing a substantial increase in the number of sales over last year are 30A West (+11%), and Freeport (+32%).

March 2022 Single-Family Home Sales - Destin & 30A

Single-Family homes in the Destin…

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What's Happening in the Destin Market This January

Destin, Florida Real Estate Trends: January 2022

This is a quick snapshot of the January 2022 real estate market in Destin, Florida and the surrounding Gulf Coast. Listings aren't sitting on the market for long. Our office has had several sales in January that were on the market less than a week.  Listings sold in Crestview and Fort Walton Beach remained on the market for less than a month. Over 50% of the beachfront condos sold were on the market for less than a week.

Destin Market Summary - January 2022

January 2022 Single-Family Home Sales - Destin & 30A

Home sales are down slightly, but prices are up 17% from January 2021. If inventory levels would improve, sales would probably be through the roof. Search all homes for sale in…

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Destin and 30A real estate market report 2021

2021 Property Values Continue to Climb in Destin & 30A

2021 was an aggressive year for buying and selling real estate in Destin, the 30A and surrounding Florida Gulf Coast. Buyers were faced with high prices, a leaner choice of inventory, and bidding wars. The offers with fewest contingencies and often higher than asking price were often the winners.

Home and condo sellers in 2021 saw their property values increase beyond the norm. They often reaped the benefits of a quick sale that was close or over their asking price. They also faced the challenging prospect of finding a new place to live, in a difficult market. 

2021 brought significant increases to the Destin, Florida real estate market and surrounding Gulf Coast:

  • Sales Volume was…

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I don't remember when I've ever seen so many smiling home sellers. The upward trend to Destin real estate has continued into September. Homes are selling quickly, and many with multiple offers. Here are a few of the featured sales in late summer of 2020.

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47 Tranquility Lane, Destin, FL 32541

This six-bedroom home in the prestigious Destiny East is a renter's dream. Fully furnished with deeded beach access, elevator, pool and just steps from the Gulf of Mexico. Gross annual rental projections exceed $250,000+. If you're looking for a similar investment rental, we can help, just contact us at (850) 325-0004 for more information or search current listings for Destin investment homes or Destin investment condos.

Homes in Destiny East

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2021 Beachfront condos in Destin and 30A

Beachfront condos on the Florida Gulf coast continue to be among the most sought after properties in the Destin and 30A surrounding area. Award-winning beaches and sunny weather make the Gulf Coast a prime vacation destination. Whether you're seeking a permanent residence overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, a family vacation getaway, or an investment rental, the market is ripe with opportunity. Many of these beachfront condos come furnished with established vacation rental income, providing turn key investment opportunities.

This is your ultimate guide to beachfront 2021 condo sales in Destin or the Emerald Coast. Below you'll find:

Beachfront Condo List

One of the most extensive lists of beachfront condos for Destin and the surrounding 30A. Get…

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Home sales by Destin Real Estate

Congratulations on the quick sales of these Destin & Emerald Coast homes that were listed less than 14 days. Real estate on the Florida Gulf Coast has been selling almost as fast as we can list it.

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205 NE Opp Blvd Boulevard, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548

This 2 bedroom, 2 bath home in Cinco Bayou, Fort Walton Beach, Florida received multiple offers after being listed for only 2 days.

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6109 Burbank Court, Crestview, FL 32536

This gorgeous custom home in Carnegie Hills, Crestview, Florida has 5 bedrooms and 3 baths. Sitting on half an acre with inground pool, there are more upgrades and extra features than we can list.

UNDER CONTRACT in 3 Days!
291 Scenic Gulf Drive UNIT 1202,…

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Sold multiple offers sign

2021 has absolutely started with a bang in the Destin real estate market. We're seeing extremes like never before. Where buyers may have demonstrated some hesitancy in 2020, this year they're all in and showing up in droves. Homes and condos in the Destin area are remaining on the market just an average of 69 days before selling - 62% less time than in 2020!

The Average Sale Price has increased by 43%, depending on the property type. Overall Sales is up 100%. Although the Number of listings have increased by 40%, the Total Active properties are down -21%. While buyers are coming forward, sellers are still sitting on the fence. As a result, inventory is at an all time low, with supply not meeting the demand.

At the time of this writing there were…

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