Steve Conroy

The 101 best dishes and where to get them in SWFL is out!

Without a doubt the most complete resource to the best dishes in Southwest Florida. This list could easily be your personal dining guide for the 2016 season and beyond. Bon Appétit!

Local entertainment options are bursting at the seams for the 2016 season

Calendar up now for your seats at the area’s most sought after venues from bands to musicals, festivals and other must attend events between now and the end of April. Read more …..

Southwest Florida beyond the beach, shopping and dining…..

Southwest Florida is, if you’ve never truly experienced it, a nature lover’s paradise. So, where can true nature seekers go to learn about all that Southwest Florida’s natural environment has to offer? We think this guide to local pristine natural getaway spots is the answer. Read more …..

Trend-setting new dining hot spot, Zen Asian BBQ is all-the-buzz this season!

If you are one of those consummate dining experience thrill seekers, this venue, with its original décor and food palette, needs to be on your list. Read more …..

New eatery destinations planned for 2016 cater to Naples ever changing and diverse appetite

Options for “getting your bite on” in Naples is soon to become more delicious. From 1500 South at Naples Bay Resort to Thai Udon Café on Fifth Avenue South and many more, these newcomers clearly aim to please. Read more …..

After seven years, Naples welcomes the return of the Luxury Home Show!

The Luxury Home Show presented by Home & Design Magazine and Ronto Group returns to Naples on Friday and Saturday, January 8-9 at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort. Make your plans now to take in the latest in products and design trends for the home. Read more…

Even the “Up-Market” rentals are nearly impossible to find

Five and, yes, even six-figure high-end seasonal rentals in Naples are in fevered demand. Fueled by a surging stock market, High Net Worth individuals and families have even more money to spend on vacation rentals. Trouble is, finding such posh rental property is taking on the moniker of “needle-in–a–haystack”. Read more …..

50 shades of gray never looked so good!

The understated sophistication of gray tops the charts as most popular interior home hue for the second consecutive year. What your favorite shade….

In a crazy market, your Realtor is your best-bet therapist for prep and personal calm

If you want to survive the house hunt, you may need a little psychological preparation and support. Getting cozy now with your trusted South Bay Realty associate will not only deliver that personal therapy but also insure smooth navigation of these choppy waters. Check out these tips……

Current hot market transforms buyer’s haven into seller’s market, but…..

Despite that, a seller concession keeps coveted $’s in your pocket! A credit for closing costs encompasses the seller receiving less net incomes in exchange for crediting the buyer monies at closing. Read more……