Another Day In South West Florida. Offshore Bound!!

Woke the boys up at 5:00 Saturday morning. They know the drill and they don't complain. 1st stop is the bathroom and then to the kitchen for a very fast bowl of cereal. I am already in the garage by this time making sure all the right gear got laid out the night before as the boys make their way in. … [Read more...]

Gross Rent Multiplier. Handy tool when buying income producing property.

Thinking of buying an income producing property? Don't know what property will yield the most profit, or what property has the most value? A handy tool in your Real Estate Arsenal is the GRM or Gross Rent Multiplier (only for ROUGH ESTIMATE) Only 2 bits of information are required. The … [Read more...]

Tarpon of Charlotte Harbor and Boca Grande

  Reel screaming , rod bending,  tackle busting, boat pulling, high flying, silver king. Just a few terms used to describe arguably the best fighting fish on the planet and a frequent catch here in the Charlotte Harbor. Weighing in at an average of 90 to 140 pounds and often caught around … [Read more...]

Freedom Swim. Port Charlotte to Punta Gorda.

Well the Freedom Swim is over for this year and I am still wondering just exactly what I was thinking. 2 years in a row my family and I have swam the 1.5 to 2 mile (depending on how far off course the current blows you)  stretch across the Charlotte Harbor. What is the Freedom Swim? Bonnie … [Read more...]

Charlotte Harbor Sharks!!

What a great way to spend an evening..SHARK FISHING....No, not the man eaters you may have become accustomed to in the movies but the 4 and 5 footers that speed through the water like a torpedo and slam bait like no other fish in the water. You can literally leave your boat dock in your back yard … [Read more...]

Lake Suzy

Lake Suzy could be described as one of Florida's best kept secrets. If you are looking for a quiet, clean, safe community located near everything and still having the feeling of being away from it all, look no farther. Lake Suzy offers112 acres of lakes for the fisherman or outdoor enthusiast . Is … [Read more...]

Harbor Heights

Located on the Peace River in Charlotte County this community offers some of the best views in Florida over looking 1 mile plus expanses of the Peace River. Harbor Heights canal homes are approx 1 minute from the river and a very short ride to the Charlotte Harbor or some amazing wildlife and fauna … [Read more...]

Deep Creek

Deep Creek is a deed-restricted community located in Southwest Florida, and is part of Charlotte County. A newer community and many of the homes are less than 15 years old. Sandhill Boulevard divides Deep Creek into two sections, Section 20 to the north and Section 23 to the south. Each section has … [Read more...]

Punta Gorda

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Burnt Store

Burnt Store Marina is every boater’s dream. Located on beautiful Charlotte Harbor, ranked as one of the top ten places to sail by Sail magazine, the basin is just 10 miles to the Gulf of Mexico. Charlotte Harbor is the second-largest estuary in Florida, encompassing 270 square miles, yet it is one … [Read more...]