Q: Describe the Palm Beach lifestyle.
A: Palm Beach has become a destination for those seeking a luxury lifestyle. During the season, The Town is packed with social events of all kinds. Whether you enjoy black-tie events and galas or laid-back time with family and friends Palm Beach offers it all. Some of the finest restaurants, shopping, galleries, entertainment, nightlife, and sporting activities can all be found in Palm Beach.
Q: What’s ahead for the Palm Beach market in 2020?
A: I see a very active real estate season. With the market doing so well, buyers are flocking to Florida for a multitude of reasons. Whether escaping high-tax states or looking for a vacation winter home, buyers continue to make Palm Beach the perfect destination. I do not see the market slowing down any time soon. Everyone wants their own little piece of paradise.
Q: What kind of real estate is selling, and where?
A: The most sought-after real estate is new houses, especially in the North End, ranging from $6 to $10 million, followed by those coveted properties directly on the Atlantic Ocean. The estate section also remains very interesting to many buyers.
Q: What’s new?
A: The Town has recently completed the new Recreation Center comprising a sports field, a playground, a renovated tennis pro-shop and pavilion, a state of art gym, a game room, and a café.
Q: Anything else you’d like to share?
A: Sotheby’s International Realty has expanded its Palm Beach operations to Singer Island. The new office is located inside the Marriot Singer Island Beach Resort & Spa and will be led by brokerage manager Debra Reece.