The University of South Alabama MITCHELL college of Business Center for Real Estate Studies have
the data your looking for. It breaks it down to property values and % by zones including Bon Secour but
you will need to use 2006 to 2007 not 2008. The web site is cres.southalabama.edu... more
The cost of construction in Gulf Shores is going to be the same as Mobile and surrounding areas. This is constructing the dwelling only based on today's sq. ft. prices. Depending on interior amenities and whether it is in a flood zoned area, which not everything on the island is in a flood zone, the per sq. ft. price of new constructiong (dwelling only) would range from $70 sq. ft. to $130 sq. ft. The key is the cost of the lot or land. Lots are going to start around 100K. Insurance is what has been hurting us on the island, even though insurance would be cheaper with new construction and built to the international building code.... more
Beautiful view of the bay. There is about 20 different units for sale there. I even saw a couple of foreclosures. it depends on what you are looking for. What type of view bay, marina, pool and I think i saw one that said gulf view. The size ranges form 2/2, 3/2 and 3/3. If you have more question give me a call , I will be glad to help.
As you probably know, Gulf Shores is quite lovely. I would love to assist you. Are you just looking for an opinion about the complex, or is there a specific concern(s)? Are you interested in a particular unit or just in general? Also, do you have a preference for a 'Direct View' or 'Indirect View'? Will this be your primary residence, rental property, vacation home? Please let me know if I can be of help. You may contact me directly through my website, which will have my email & phone number.... more