SW Florida Real Estate

Aug. 11, 2017

Ellis Team Weekend Open Houses August 12-13

We have 3 spectacular open houses this weekend.

Open Saturday 1-3 PM

Reflection Lakes Home $250,000




Open Saturday 2-4 PM

10081 Lake Cove Dr Unit 101




Open House Sunday 1-4 PM

3 Bedroom Home in Daniels Park



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July 29, 2017

Weekend Open Houses July 29-2017

We have 2 spectacular homes open this weekend.

 The first is a 2 bedroom 2 bath home in gated community in South Fort Myers in Daniel's Park

The 2nd open house is also in South Fort Myers.  It features driveway access from 3 sides on .47 acres which makes ...

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July 26, 2017

Ellis Team Voted Best Real Estate Team in SW Florida News Press Readers Poll

We'd like to thank News Press readers for voting us Best Real Estate Team in SW Florida.  Over 60,000 votes were counted and we're honored to win this award for the 2nd year in a row.




Best Real Estate Team News Press Readers Poll 2017        News Press Award 2016 Best Real Estate Team

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Feb. 8, 2017

Southwest Florida Real Estate 2016 Year End Statistics

Southwest Florida real estate 2016 year end statistics are due to be released tomorrow.  SW Florida December statistics were released and we saw some encouraging signs for the market heading into 2017 after a lackluster 2016.

For the better part of 2016 prices were flat.  We expect sales numbers ...

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June 27, 2016

Ellis Team is Hiring Agents

The Ellis Team at Keller Williams Fort Myers & The Islands is hiring agents now.  Our team is growing and we have specific needs.

We're looking for three types of agents.

1. Inside Sales Agents- We need 2.  Inside sales agents will call leads interested in buying.  Agents will ...

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May 18, 2016

Ellis Team in Fort Myers Moves to Keller Williams

You may have noticed our logo has changed as well as our address.  After nearly 30 years with RE/MAX Realty Group in Fort Myers the Ellis Team has moved to Keller Williams.

It was a tough decision as we have made so many friends at RE/MAX over the ...

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Nov. 9, 2015

Help Wanted

The Ellis Team at RE/MAX realty Group in Fort Myers is growing.  We need to hire 4 positions.  We're looking for a closing coordinator to oversee all our closings and work with other agents, title companies, lenders, sellers, etc.  This person needs to know Excel and Quick Books ...

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Oct. 28, 2015

Marketing With Instagram

Marketing With Instagram

The Ellis Team uses various social media to market properties and educate consumers on what's happening in the SW Florida real estate market.  We just stared using Instagram as a way to shoot short 15 second informational videos or photos of properties or neighborhoods.

We listed ...

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Sept. 24, 2015

Do Rising Interest Rates Hurt Sellers or Buyers?

Do Rising Interest Rates Hurt Sellers or Buyers?

Do rising interest rates hurt buyers or sellers


The truth is they hurt both, but they hurt sellers even more.  When rates rise 1% they rob home buyers of about 10% purchasing power.  This means that if a buyer qualified for a $200,000 mortgage they would only qualify ...

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Sept. 18, 2015

Choose Wisely When Hiring a Realtor

Aren't all Realtors the same?  That may be the perception of many, but the truth is there is a big difference in skill levels and the services provided by Realtors and knowing the difference could save you thousands.

We wrote an article on this over on our Fort Myers ...

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