Area News


November 6, 2012

Many of our Guests base their Vacation here in the Englewood area, and make short trips to visit other Florida attractions Conveniently located, you’ll be able to travel North to Tampa/St. Petersburg, East to Orlando/Kissimmee, South to Ft. Myers/Naples, Southeast to the Everglades, or even beyond to Miami/Ft. Lauderdale. Your day or weekend trips are… [Read More...]

November 6, 2012

1896 Englewood, named after their Chicago suburb, is founded by the three Nichols brothers (Herbert, Howard and Ira). They file the plat for Englewood, to be developed by their Lemon Bay Company. 1910 Electric power is turned on from dusk to midnight, but no lights on moonlit nights. 1919 Great Florida Land Boom begins. 1928… [Read More...]

November 6, 2012

The housing market will improve moderately in 2013, but nobody will mistake this for a boom. The gains in activity and prices will be a welcome relief, but will leave many homeowners still underwater. The usual way of discussing housing problems is misleading. Foreclosures, short sales, shadow inventory, upside-down mortgages are all symptoms. The fundamental… [Read More...]