Imagine living on the Florida Gulf Coast, the stunning beaches, the relaxed lifestyle and year-round sunshine and you will understand why this destination is very attractive to visitors and full-time residents alike. Of course, by living at the beach, many individuals choose to enjoy all the pleasures that Pensacola Beach has to offer year-round.
Pensacola Beach occupies about nine miles of the Gulf Coast at the western end of Santa Rosa Island. This is one of the most beautiful and visited beaches in Florida. At the western end of the beach is historic Fort Pickens. This is part of the Gulf Islands National Seashore Park system.
Vacationers find hotels, beach houses, restaurants, bars and recreation rentals to enjoy their stay. Relax in a beach chair with an umbrella that is available on the beach at a nominal fee.
Pensacola is a sports enthusiast's dream with fishing, Jet skiing, parasailing, surfing, swimming, charter boat fishing, sailing, motor boating, camping, diving, and hiking. The entire family can spend time together going to the numerous small beach shops, boutiques, galleries and parks all in a friendly casual atmosphere.
Pensacola Beach is actually located on a barrier island in Escambia County. The island is connected to the mainland Pensacola and Gulf Breeze by the Bob Sykes Bridge. The land belongs to the Federal Government by virtue of a 1947 deed which leases it to businesses and residents in 99 year increments, making them long-term leaseholders through the Santa Rosa Island Authority, instead of property owners.
Condos are the mainstay of the real estate industry here. Five of the high rise condo towers are the tallest buildings from Alabama to Tallahassee. Some of the more well-known and popular condos and vacation resorts are the Portofino Towers, Beach Club and Emerald Isle. Prices of condos in Pensacola Beach, FL are priced between $200,000 to over $2,000,000 depending on size, location and amenities. Vacation rental income is healthy and offers investment potential as well as having a vacation home to enjoy for the owner.
Those interested in finding residential real estate will see various styles and types of single-family homes for sale along with community amenities and events that are distinctive to this locale. Waterfront homes and beach houses range in price from the high $300,000's to several million. Some of the more popular subdivisions in the heart of Pensacola Beach are Villa Segunda, and Villa Primera. Villa Sabine surrounds Little Sabine Bay. Santa Rosa Villas and Calle Hermosa are to the east, and to the west are Lafitte Cove and Deluna Point. There are many beautiful luxury communities between the sound and the gulf, some gated and private.
When looking for a beachfront house or condo, it is important to give us a call and tell us what you have in mind. We have the knowledge, experience, and tools to assist buyers in finding the perfect home on Pensacola Beach.
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