A foodie will feel right at home in Gulf Shores, where there's a variety of cuisine like pizza, seafood and hotdog joints to tempt the appetite. When it comes to nightlife, it doesn't matter whether you prefer a loud or a relaxing ambience; there is something for everyone in this area. Gulf Shores is a treasure trove of diverse artistic and cultural entertainment venues such as cinemas, museums and music halls so there's always something exciting going on. Whether you like the extreme physical challenge or a sport that requires delicate concentration, you won't run out of things to do around this area, which offers activities such as playing at the beach, boating and diving. Shoppers will enjoy the variety of stores in this city, including outlet stores, shopping centers and jewelers.
With [an average listing price of $347,429], home prices in Gulf Shores dropped by 0.8 percent this year, but the marginal decline did little to the overall market. In terms of inventory, the number of homes for sale increased marginally year-over-year by 4.2 percent, a positive trend for future house hunters looking to buy a piece of this locale's real estate. Anyone who appreciates a good view should look at the penthouses available in this locale - some have the highest vantage points in the area. This area is full of happy and healthy residents, thanks to the numerous fitness centers dotted around that many people make use of. Attractive and easy-to-clean tiled flooring features in many of the homes in this city.