Architecture of Key West Homes

June 1, 2016 Posted by: Sean

Key West has a very diverse blend of architecture from many cultures and time periods. Key West also has the largest historic district in the National Register of Historic Places. This article was featured in the Key West Citizen’s Spring Home Edition. Key West home architecture article

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Key West Home and Building Permit Information

April 1, 2016 Posted by: Sean

Key West permit information Links to Useful Websites for Key West and Florida Keys Building Permits Monroe County Building Dept: www.monroecounty-fl.gov Key West Building Dept: www.cityofkeywest-fl.gov Marathon Building Dept: www.ci.marathon.fl.us Islamorada Building Dept: www.islamorada.fl.us FL Building Code online: www.floridabuilding.org

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Florida Keys and Key West Islands

March 1, 2016 Posted by: Sean

Recently a plan to restrict island redevelopment in the Florida Keys and Key West has gotten approval from the Monroe County Planning Commission on February 24, 2016. A proposed change in the Comprehensive land-use plan would prohibit the transfer of ROGO (Rate of Growth Ordinance) units to offshore islands. Under this same proposal the county came up with a strict definition of an “offshore Island” as an area of land, surrounded by water which is not directly or indirectly connected to U.S. 1 by a bridge, road or causeway. This […]

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Florida Keys and Key West Real Estate Winter 2016 Newsletter

Posted by: Sean

This report is one of the best resources published for Real Estate Market Activity in the Florida Keys and Key West.  In addition to Real Estate market statistics, there is also a special feature on the Florida Keys Real Estate Market Cycle for the past 11 years. The Keys real estate market has a fairly consistent yearly cycle where listing inventory peaks in February and sales peak in May.  Call us today, if you’d like to know more about the Market and when would be the right time to buy […]

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Key West By The Sea Condos

February 4, 2016 Posted by: Sean

Looking for a waterfront home in Key West with resort amenities and low maintenance? Key West By The Sea just might be the paradise home for you. Key West By The Sea is located directly across from beautiful Smathers Beach, the longest stretch of beachfront in Key West. At 2601 South Roosevelt Boulevard, you will find a securely gated community of 8 tropical acres. The condominiums are divided among three strong concrete buildings laid out so that each unit has full or partial Atlantic Ocean views. With the Atlantic Ocean […]

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Key West and Florida keys Market Statistics Fall 2015

October 26, 2015 Posted by: Sean

This report is one of the best resources published for Real Estate Market Activity in the Florida Keys and Key West.  In addition to real estate market statistics, there is also a special feature on Coldwell Banker Schmitt’s newest marketing program “Luxury Island Properties”, for residential properties priced $1 million and above. Coldwell Banker Schmitt continues to specialize in luxury Key West and Florida Keys properties. So far in 2015, we have 20% of the market share for these types of listings. Call us today, if you’d like to know […]

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Key West Real Estate Agent, Sean Farrer, serves Home Buyers and Sellers in Key West, Florida

September 14, 2015 Posted by: Sean

Sean Farrer is a full-time Key West Real Estate agent in Florida, one of the hottest real estate markets in the US. He has been working with Coldwell Banker Schmitt Real Estate Company in their Key West office since 2007. Sean just celebrated his 8 year anniversary with CB Schmitt and is a member of the Elite Agent’s Circle. If you are looking to buy a home, town home or condominium in Key West, Sean is a very experienced Buyer’s Agent with local knowledge of Key West neighborhoods, architecture and home styles. He’ll […]

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Summer 2015 Florida Keys Real Estate

July 31, 2015 Posted by: Sean

Just Released- The latest Market Statistics for the Florida Keys and Key West Real Estate Market. Read the PDF here – Summer 2015 Newsletter

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Casa Marina Key West Homes For Sale

July 28, 2015 Posted by: Sean

SEARCH CASA MARINA HOMES FOR SALE The Casa Marina neighborhood in Key West, Florida is located on the southernmost part of the island, close to Higgs Beach and the White Street Pier. This neighborhood gets its name from the grand Casa Marina Hotel- now part of the Waldorf Astoria Collection of elegant hotels. The Casa Marina Hotel was built in 1918 and designed by Thomas Hastings and John M. Carrere- also known for designing New York’s Metropolitan Opera House and the New York Public Library. It was the final stop […]

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