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, individuals choose to enjoy all the pleasures that Pensacola Beach has to offer year-round.
Pensacola Beach is on Gulf Coast a barrier island in Escambia County. The island has access to the mainland Pensacola and Gulf Breeze via the Bob Sykes Bridge. The land belongs to the Federal Government by a 1947 deed which leases it to businesses and residents in renewable 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. The five Portofino high-rise condo towers are the tallest buildings in Northwest Florida. The three best-known and favorite condos and vacation resorts are the Portofino Towers, Beach Club, and Emerald Isle. Prices of condos in Pensacola Beach, FL are 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.
Some condominiums on Pensacola Beach do not allow short-term rentals or have HOA restrictions regarding rentals. This is important information we share with our clients to help them make the right decision.
Buyers that are interested in finding residential real estate will see unique and distinctive styles and types of single-family homes for sale along with community amenities and events that are particular to this locale. Waterfront homes and beach houses range in price from $300,000 to the millions. Two very popular subdivisions in 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 beautiful luxury communities between the sound and the gulf, public, 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. The Realtors at Emerald Coast Realty have the knowledge, experience, and tools that help buyers find the perfect home on Pensacola Beach.
Pensacola Beach occupies about nine miles of the Florida Gulf Coast at the western end of Santa Rosa Island. This is one of the most picturesque and visited beaches in Florida. Located at the west end of the beach is the 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 for 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 small beach shops, boutiques, galleries and parks all in a friendly casual atmosphere.
Many investor and homebuyers understand the importance of knowing the market value of a condo or house before they make an offer to purchase. An effective way to do this is to use one of the Pensacola Beach real estate market reports to compare sales for a condominium or subdivision. We have compiled real estate data in these reports, so buyers will know the price at which properties are currently selling.
If you are interested in buying a home or condo on the beach, contact Emerald Coast Realty and an agent will promptly follow up with you to provide particulars on any property or arrange a viewing, 850-437-5618.