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I am looking to buy a beach cottage on Fort Myers beach. a fixer up would be great!

Asked by Shirley, Tue Apr 22, 2008

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Shirley,
First, what size are you looking for...a 1, 2, or 3 bedroom? How many baths? Pool/no pool? Deeded beach access or boating/canal? And, price range? There are loads of deals right now, but until I know those answers, I can't guide you. We specialize on Fort Myers Beach, in fact we live here. Let us know if we can be of help.

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1 vote Thank Flag Link Wed Jun 11, 2008
Shirley,
It's been nearly a year since your post requestion information on the purchase pf a beach cottage. Did you find what you were looking for?
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Mar 18, 2009
Shirley,
First I want to welcome you to Fort Myers Beach. We do have a few fixer uppers under $200K and a few more in the low to mid $200's. I am sending you a link to what I believe are some of the better fixer uppers on the island.
http://lloydnswfloridahomes.listingbook.com/?node=16-0-email…

My first suggestion would be to take a closer look at the home on Palmetto at $209K. It has been siting on the market for awhile as not everyone wants to fix a home or can see behong. I do have extra pictures of that property on Palmetto.It has been remodeled with taste but never finished.There is quite a bit to do. The potential is very good. I have over 12 years of remodeling homes before this present career and I can tell you that it is very promissing. As a Realtor and resident in Fort Myers Beach I have previewed many of these homes personaly. You may be interested to check my blog on activerain mentioned below on a link. Many are about FMB.
Contact me about this one or other " fixer uppers" on Fort Myers Beach.What size and # of rooms your need.
You may also browse our MLS with the following link and with your own password.
http://lloydnswfloridahomes.listingbook.com/

and Happy Hunting from Fort Myers Beach!

LLoyd Nichols
Right Choice Realty LLC
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0 votes Thank Flag Link Tue Mar 17, 2009
Shirley,
This year marks a milestone, its been about 5 years since you can get a beach cottage on the island for about $200,00! There are some great deals. I have lived on the island all my life and know the houses, the people and places. If you want to talk to someoone or email, I do know have an endless amount of beach knowledge. I am a Fort Myers Beach area Realtor, it makes a difference when you deal with a true local. Our website is http://www.loffreno.com please visit it for all MLS listings or call me for a custom list.
Thank you, Christian
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0 votes Thank Flag Link Tue Mar 17, 2009
Hi Shirley, Great!! We have many single family homes as well as condo's that need to be re-furbished in Fort Myers Beach. Let me know if Imay show you a few. Also, please check out my present listings on this web site and also my web site at http://www.naplessunrealty.com. Thanks, Mary 239-298-0600
0 votes Thank Flag Link Thu Jun 12, 2008
Hi Shirley
There is a great cottage on Palermo Circle that could use a little TLC but is still super cute. There is also two on Delmar for under 300K. Let me know if you want to email them to you with the pics.
Terra Anderson
Century 21 Sunbelt Realty
239-590-5731
terraanderson@yahoo.com
http://www.welcomehomefortmyers.com
0 votes Thank Flag Link Wed Apr 23, 2008
You are going to love some of the cottages available. There are some truly great little properties available. I can send you a list if you like. Let me know.
0 votes Thank Flag Link Tue Apr 22, 2008
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