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Read, Set, Quack 2017


It’s that time again for Ducks and Racers to enter the pool. On August 8th, 2017 the Annual Beach Care Service’s Duck Race hits the Laketown Wharf Pool. Beach Care Services is a local organization that helps hundreds of local men and woman and their families during times of need and to help them get Read more

Beachy Beach Community Scholarship


Most of you all know how important it is to be active in your community and to help others. Broker, owner Karen Smith of Beachy Beach Real Estate has taken this to new levels but creating the first official scholarship.  The Beachy Beach Community scholarship will be rewarded to a deserving student that excels in Read more

Two Huts Are Better Than One


Did you know, two huts are better than one? Beachy Beach Real Estate is proud to have the newest addition Beachy-Cations. Beachy- Cations is a luxury long and short-term rental company. Times change, Seasons change, styles change, and the beach has changed in the past many years, but some things stay the same. The feeling Read more

The Great American Tailgate


  BCB Construction and Beachy Beach Real Estate Celebrate the Grand Opening of Plantation at College Point! Are you a college football fanatic? Put on your college football gear and join us, Tuesday, November 15, 2016, at Plantation at College Point (Arthur Rutenberg Model Home, 1198 Eisenhower Circle, Lynn Haven, FL 32444) from 3:00 PM to Read more

Duck Race: Recap


Crowds gathered Tuesday evening, September 13, 2016, for the 10th annual duck race supporting Beach Care Services. The night kicked off with cocktail hour, followed by an eventful relay, and ending with an iconic rubber duck race for the big bucks. After a possible rain delay, cocktail hour kicked off the event with two cash Read more

10th Annual Duck Race 2016


Beachy Beach Real Estate is proud to be a sponsor of the 10th Annual Duck Race, being held Tuesday, September 13, 2016, from 5:30PM to 8:30PM, at Laketown Wharf across from Pineapple Willy’s. The Duck Race will feature live entertainment, a photo booth, a duck race between local celebrities and police and fire department, cuisine from area restaurants, Read more

New Kid In Town


Have you heard about the prestigious new community in College Point, Lynn Haven, Florida? The Plantation at College Point is a newly planned community where family comes first. This brand new community offers both gated and open home sites, green space with playground, and a gorgeous model home to visit. Arthur Rutenburg Homes has designed Read more

Beachy Beach Sponsers Walk Hard for Wounded Warriors


Brothers of Alpha Tau Omega (ATO) fraternity at Troy University walked 128 miles to benefit Jeep Sullivan’s Wounded Warrior Outdoor Adventures, a Bonifay-based nonprofit organization offering outdoor excursions to wounded warriors, veterans and first responders. The ATO Hard Walk began in 2010 and is becoming a well-established annual philanthropy project for the fraternity. The route Read more

Because I Can, I WILL!


Karen Smith was featured in MVP Magazine Bay County. Make sure you check out this awesome magazine. Because I Can, I Will! (The Misadventures of a Not-So-Running Runner) First of all, I am the least likely person to be writing about running so maybe I am the best person for the job, and we can Read more

Corial Homes Model Grand Opening

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Beachy Beach Real Estate & Brian Baber invites All Realtor Friends & Community Members to a Grand Opening Party on February 2nd at 1198 Eisenhower Circle located at College Point in Lynn Haven. This beautiful home was created by Arthur Rutenberg Homes, which is a lower price point home, called Corial Homes. These homes have Read more

Turtle Cove Home: Virtual Tour!

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This lovely home is located in Panama City Beach in the Turtle Cove neighborhood. It is conveniently located close to Pier Park (to the east) and Rosemary Beach (to the west)! Built in 2013, this home offers modern amenities that include a high efficiency AC and double pane windows! Though this home is newly built, Read more

Let the Sunshine In with Arthur Rutenberg Homes

From the first moment I saw Arthur Rutenberg homes I was so impressed with all the light!!! I love light, I love the outdoors and along with impeccable construction they were experts at letting the Sunshine in.  This reputable company is well known for their expansive sliding doors that allow you to open up your Read more

July IdeaCamp at Beachy Beach in PCB!


We Beachy Beachers love our community and love to stay involved. IdeaCamp is one of the ways we are able to do just that! We are proud to be hosting this month’s IdeaCamp, Boots in Business, at Beachy Beach Real Estate! Panama City Beach Chamber’s monthly event, IdeaCamp, is an interactive networking event. With bettering our Read more

Mattress Now! Firework Sale

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Buying a new mattress can be a stressful process. There are so many types and materials to choose from! Once you narrow down your choices, then you have to decide what fits your budget. Whether you are a new homeowner or an interior designer, you don’t want to sacrifice comfort for price. How do you Read more

Fourth of July in Bay County!

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Panama City Beach and surrounding areas have planned some awesome Fourth of July festivities! Depending on where you are and when you want to see the fireworks, there is bound to be something for you! “Light Up The Gulf Fireworks Show” Friday, July 3, 2015 and Saturday, July 4, 2015 / 3:00 pm until 10:00 Read more

Active Duty or Veteran: You Could Win A FREE Air Conditioning Unit!


Our friends at A Superior Air Conditioning are always being of service in our community. They support many local charities like Food for Thought Outreach, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida, Beach Care Services, Children’s Home Society of Florida, and Food4Kidz.org. However, most people don’t know that A Superior Air Conditioning does a giveaway Read more

ECTC brings Summer Theatre Camps to Bay County

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ECTC brings Summer Theatre Camps to Bay County through a partnership with Gulf Coast State College in Panama City, Florida. Emerald Coast Theatre Company (ECTC), a not-for-profit professional theater company based in Miramar Beach, Florida, is partnering with Gulf Coast State College in Panama City, Fla. for two exciting summer theater camps designed for kids Read more

Come View These Beautiful Gulf Front Condos

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This weekend is your opportunity to come take a look at three gulf front units at Coral Reef Condominiums! Located at 6609 Thomas Dr, Panama City Beach, FL puts these condos right in the middle of everything Bay County has to offer. Including the World’s Most Beautiful Beaches! In addition to the gulf being at your Read more

Broker Open At Draper Lake Coastal Village

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Experience 30a’s most environmentally stunning property this Thursday, May 14! This Frank Lloyd Wright inspired home sits in the Draper Lake Coastal Village in beautiful Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. Join us at 58 Sinclair Lane, Santa Rosa Beach from 5:30 to 7:30 and enjoy creative appetizers and cocktails. Watch as local 30a artists bring the Read more

Celebrate the Arts Event Date Change

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Fourth Annual Celebrate the Arts Charity Event Rescheduled for Easter Weekend The 4th Annual Celebrate the Arts, originally scheduled for March 14, 2015, has been moved to Saturday, April 4, 2015 – the Saturday of Easter Weekend.   Presented by Cerulean Interiors and Beachy Beach Real Estate, the Fourth Annual Celebrate the Arts Local Artist’s Read more

August IdeaCamp is on 30A!

      Panama City Beach Chamber’s signature event, IdeaCamp is taking 30A by storm this August! IdeaCamp, an interactive networking event with a free thinking, casual vibe is setting up camp at ACME Ice House in Seacrest on the eastern end of scenic hwy 30A  on Tuesday, August 26th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. Read more

Open Call for Nutcracker This Year in SEASIDE®

SEASIDE® To Host Nutcracker Auditions for 2014 Performance Fri., Aug. 23, from 5-6 p.m. in the SEASIDE®Assembly Hall SEASIDE®, Fla. (www.seasidefl.com), July 23, 2014 – The holiday town of SEASIDE® will host dance auditions for Act II of the 3rd Annual SEASIDE® Nutcracker on Fri., Aug. 22, from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Seaside Assembly Read more

Win Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam Tickets!

  Hi Friends! Our Beachy Beach Real Estate office in Panama City Beach in conjunction with Setco Services Title Company is giving you an opportunity to get FREE tickets to Gulf Coast Jam! Simply email Beachy Beach at [email protected] or find your favorite Beachy Beach Realtor for details on how to see some of the your Read more

Latest Beach Show 30A Features Vacation Rental Expert

Jim Dixon is an accomplished Realtor at Beachy Beach 30A Real Estate, but he is most known for his success in the Vacation Rental Industry.  Jim is owner of 30A Escapes, a luxury vacation rental company specializing in the 30A area. Jim Dixon, not only runs a great vacation rental business, his know how has Read more

Featured Listing: “Emerald Palace”

“EMERALD PALACE” 3489 Scenic Highway 98 | Destin, Florida This Beachy Beach Destin home is listed by the #1 agent in Destin, Andrea Farrell Beautiful Award Winning Beach Home built by Dixon Kazek Fine Homes. This home is a great vacation rental or the perfect 2nd home…. Superior Mediterranean Construction that is indicative of the Parade Read more

Sunshine Turtle Express 30A Shuttle Stops

Visitors to the 30A area will now have an easier time getting around thanks to the unveiling of the Sunshine Turtle Express,a shuttle service operating along the 30A corridor in Santa Rosa Beach. This free shuttle service provided by Sunshine Shuttle and Limousine with the help of local business leaders, has been operational since May Read more

Featured Commerical Real Estate: 319 Mountain Drive

Great Commercial Building Opportunity Located in West Destin across from the thriving Harbor District and along the proposed and soon-to-come cross-town connector that will re-route thousands of cars and create outstanding exposure for your business, this property is a great opportunity for developers and business owners. 319 Mountain Drive | Destin, FL 32541     100′ Read more


    We would like to say THANK YOU to all of our Beachy Beach Real Estate agents, our Real Estate customers and overall supporters that participated in the Panama City News Herald’s Best of Bay Reader’s Choice program. Bay County Residents voted on their favorite service providers in the Panama City and Panama City Read more

NAR says Cash Sales Are UP

Cash sales up – distressed sales and investors down  Article as seen on www.floridarealtors.org At Beachy Beach 30A and Beachy Beach Destin we have a lot of cash buyers and according to the National Association of Realtors, we are not the only ones. WASHINGTON – May 9, 2014 – The market share of all-cash purchases Read more

WaterSound Beach Open House This Weekend

  Take a sneak peak at what the WaterSound Beach lifestyle has to offer this weekend. Special Beachy Beach 30A Open House at 184 Yacht Pond Lane is available for prospective buyers of this highly coveted 30A community. Visit Beachy Beach 30A Realtor, Elizabeth “Liz” Corriveau this Saturday, May 11th from 10 am to 3 Read more

TDC Reports Major Growth in Walton County Area

This past week, the Walton Area Chamber of Commerce  hosted the South Walton Tourism Development Council and discussed the future of South Walton growth in relation to tourism, hospitality and Real Estate. TDC Executive Director Jim Bagby was happy to report a consistent increase in bed tax numbers for the area.  He also highlighted that Read more

New St. Joe Project Chateau 30A Coming Soon

  Beach Properties of Florida visited the Beachy Beach 30A office today and shared about an exciting new development to hit the Eastern end of  Hwy 30A in Seagrove Beach. Chateau 30A is a 28 unit luxury condominium that currently is offering pre-construction pricing from the mid $500s to the high $600s with some special Read more

Food for Thought Has a New Building!

  As a committed supporter of Food for Thought Outreach we are so excited about their new building in Santa Rosa Beach!  This organization that fights food insecurity in Okaloosa and Walton County schoolchildren has grown tremendously in the last year so this building purchase has been a long time coming! Beachy Beach is looking Read more

WaterSound Beach Best Buy

    Beachy Beach 30A Real Estate and Davis Properties of NW Florida have teamed up to offer a fabulous opportunity in WaterSound Beach! Gorgeous, unique 4 bedroom, 4.5 bath home on a extra large corner lot in the desirable area of WaterSound Beach in area of homes with values of 3.5 to 6 million Read more

Featured Listing: “Crystal Palace”

A nearly 6,000 square foot home that generates over $250,000 gross yearly rental income, this home really is a “Palace“ Beachy Beach Destin Agent: Andrea Farrell Elegantly constructed, Crystal Palace spares no expense in design or functionality. Featuring a total of 9 bedrooms, 11 bathrooms, a carriage house, large private pool, game room, media room, Read more

Destin Realtors Need Your Help!

  Beachy Beach Destin Real Estate  at 200 Calusa Blvd #100, next to Destin Plastic Surgery Center is a drop off location for Food for Thought Outreach and  will  always take your donations for FFT! Here are some items they could use: Low Sugar Peanut Butter and Jelly (no glass containers) Pop Top Soups (items Read more

Beachy Beach…Local Touch, Global Reach

Beachy Beach Real Estate Offices Join Leverage Global Partners and Make International Connections Leverage Global Partners is a unique international network of independent luxury Real Estate brokerages and this past month, they chose Beachy Beach as their exclusive global partner for the Destin, Florida area. Leverage Global Partners work with some of the most prestigious Read more

Watercolor Crossings Open House

Open House at Watercolor Crossings Wednesday, March 19th 2 -5 pm  Beachy Beach 30A Real Estate 80 W. Summersweet Lane  2 Story Vacation Rental 4 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths Built 2010 2,362 sq ft More info: Call Cameron at 850-687-0766       This weekend, come visit Beachy Beach 30A Realtor, Cameron Strayhan  in the desirable Watercolor Crossings right off Read more

The Crossings at WaterSound Beach

This Beachy Beach 30A Real Estate listing is offered by WaterSound Beach expert Hilary Farnum, co-owner of Beachy Beach 30A and Beachy Beach Destin.  Call or Text Hilary at 850 685 0171 to schedule a viewing or to learn more about 30A living in Watersound Beach, Florida. The Crossings A110 at  WaterSound Beach 2126 Square Read more

Beachy Beacher Jon Lyons Joins CVHN Board

Beachy Beach Real Estate has a reputation for serving their community with charity involvement ranging from Food for Thought Outreach in Walton County to Beach Care Services in Panama City Beach. One of the Realtors that epitomizes this commitment is Destin Realtor Jon Lyons.  Since making the Destin area his home in 2010, Lyons has Read more

Ring in the New Year in SEASIDE®

      The Merchants of Seaside  present the 5th Annual Countdown Seaside: A New Year’s Eve Celebration to welcome in 2014! Tomorrow night, Dec. 31, everyone is invited to experience a big family-friendly party in SEASIDE® featuring live entertainment, kid’s art projects, street performers and fireworks over the Gulf of Mexico. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. and last until the last firework lights up Read more

Giving Tuesday is December 3rd!

        We all know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but do you know about GIVING TUESDAY? Giving Tuesday is a day of awareness for local non-profits such as Food for Thought Outreach, Children’s Volunteer Health Network, Shelter House and more. You can find out more about the Giving Tuesday Mission at: Read more

Watersound Open House With Beachy Beach 30A Real Estate

Stunning New Construction in Watersound Beach! Beachy Beach 30A Real Estate invites you to visit this beautiful new home in Watersound Beach, professionally built by Custom Homebuilder, Marty Williams, owner of Chi-Mar construction.  You will see gracious lighting inside and out, custom-designed by Melissa Skowlund, Designer and Owner, Summerhouse Lifestyle in Grayton Beach. Features Include: 4,800 square Read more

Beachy Beach 30A Supports Our Local FPRA

            The Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) is a non-profit, statewide organization boasting nearly 1,500 professional and student members, all which make up the 15 professional and 11 student chapters. The Northwest Florida Coast Chapter of FPRA, covering Panama City to Fort Walton Beach,provides a variety of services, benefits and opportunities dedicated to Read more

Why Real Estate is MOM Friendly

  Before I moved back to Florida to work in the family business of Real Estate, I worked in the same business for a decade.  And while it had it’s blessings and triumphs, it had got to a point where time was slipping away from me.  So LIFE as it often does, sent me a Read more

Beachy Beach Excited to Test Drive Ching!

Today, Ching™ announces its public beta launch becoming the first purchase-driven fundraising tool designed specifically for nonprofit organizations. Ching allows nonprofits to earn revenue through their supporters’ everyday online purchases at some of the nations top online retailers including Amazon.com and Nordstrom. Through Ching’s technology platform, nonprofits are able to secure a portion of the more than Read more

9th Annual Hurricane Party at Bud & Alley’s Tonight!

Bud & Alley’s in Seaside, FL, will host the 9th Annual Hurricane Party TONIGHT, Friday, Sept. 27 from 7-10 p.m. with all proceeds benefiting Children’s Volunteer Health Network (CVHN).    South Walton’s longest-established and award-winning restaurant, Bud & Alley’s, will host this year’s annual Hurricane Party with entertainment provided by Destin’s DJ Joey. The event will also Read more

Seacrest Open House This Weekend on 30A

Beachy Beach 30A Real Estate Open House this weekend on 30A in Seacrest Beach with Realtor Liz Corriveau 4 Bedrooms and 3.5 Baths on 30A, close to the beach and to the pool Recently remodeled and suited for your forever home with excellent VACATION RENTAL potential View this Seacrest Beauty this Sunday, Sept. 22nd from Read more

Have you heard?! Destin Shines!

Destin’s #1 Mobile Guide, App, Fan Page (and Sticker!) “Destin Shines! acts as a home base for all things fun and entertainment in Destin… it is slowly becoming the unofficial information desk.” – The Destin Log   Hashtag #BeachyBeach & #Destinshines with all your Destin pictures! The #1 Mobile Guide for Destin – iPhone & Read more

Our Beachy Beach Family is Growing!

Our Beachy Beach Family is growing!  We are so excited to welcome Elizabeth “Liz” Corriveau to our Beachy Beach 30A Real Estate office in Seagrove Beach. Elizabeth “Liz” has been in sales, recruitment and marketing for over fifteen years and will bring that experience to the table when marketing your property. She has led projects for The Walt Read more

Quack Quack Happy Happy Happy

Happy Happy Happy is a term that our friends At Duck Dynasty love to shout!!! We are shouting it also because we are excited about our upcoming Duck Race to support Beach Care Services. Beach Care Services is a group of people who come together with the help of a benevolent community to help our neighbors. BCS Read more

Open Houses this Labor Day Weekend

Beachy Beach Open Houses this Labor Day Weekend Get a closer look at some of our favorite Beachy Beach  and Beachy Beach 30A Real Estate Listings this Labor Day weekend from Panama City Beach to Watercolor, Florida.       Saturday, August 31st 73 Seacrest Beach Blvd, 10 -4 With Betsy Hulsey  850-258-7320 and Lisa Ward at Read more

Seaside Events this Labor Day Weekend

      LABOR DAY WEEKEND CELEBRATION in SEASIDE® Labor Day Weekend Movie Night – Friday, Aug. 30 (8PM) – The Truman Show Amphitheater Seaside Farmers Market – Saturday, August 31 (8AM-12PM) Labor Day Weekend Concert! (Pensacola Symphony Orchestra) – Saturday, Aug. 31 (7:15PM) Lyceum Lawn Labor Day Fireworks Display! – Saturday, Aug. 31 (approximately 9:15 PM) Beach   Find out more about what is going on at Seaside on Read more

FHA Paves an Easier Way for Borrowers

Good news shared in Washington this week as the FHA announces a way they are going to make it easier for homeowners to qualify for a Florida Housing Authority backed mortgage. To help us better understand the recent policy change, I sat down with our Beachy Beach 30A office neighbor, Mike Tarleton, Senior Mortgage Officer Read more

Destin Homes on The Beach Show

Latest episode of The Beach Show 30A and Destin edition.  This show starts off at a cute store in Destin called Design Ave and heads off to showcase two great Destin properties.   Deal #1 is a Beachy Beach Destin listing in Indian Bayou, courtesy of Destin Dream Team’s Denise Fountain and Deal #2 is Read more

Beachy Beach Ground: Kelly Plantation

 Beachy Beach Destin and Beachy Beach 30A gain ground in Kelly Plantation market Along the Emerald Coast, no other golf community has garnered as much attention for luxury as Destin’s Kelly Plantation. Recognized by many as an extraordinary place to play golf while vacationing, this award winning golf course community is rich is history. As Read more

Could “Multigenerational Homes” become a new “Norm”?

Multigenerational homes consist of more than two generations living in one household. The recession has spurred the growth of multigenerational living. Why choose a multigenerational home and What are the benefits?. Reasons for multigenerational living: Unemployment of any of the household’s members The cost of caregiving for children, handicapped and the elderly High cost of Read more

25 Indian Bayou – Destin

An Indian Bayou home that has it all. Contact Beachy Beach Destin today for current pricing and more info: 850-460-2734 Notable Home Features: 2,879 square feet, heated and cooled 4/5 bedrooms, 3 full baths and 1 half bathroom Built in 1994 Single story construction makes for easy navigation Beautiful yard and pool area Rear patio Read more

“Villa Capri”

11 Ballamore Cove A masterpiece home in Miramar Beach, FL Along scenic highway 98, stretching from Destin to Miramar Beach lay some of the most beautiful homes on the Emerald Coast. Turning into Avalon estates – a tasteful, luxury community along scenic 98 – sight seekers are met with one of the most exquisite and Read more

“The Fortress” – A Modern Bayfront Estate

Gated, secluded, and built to last, “The Fortress” stands true to its’ name, providing security, strength, and serenity. Located in the exclusive community of Cobbs Point on the Choctawhatee Bay in Destin, Florida lies “The Fortress”, a Modern, 7,781 Square foot home. Boasting modern architecture, tremendous balcony space, entertainment areas, and direct water access, 932 Read more

Travinia Italian Restaurant & Wine Bar

On July 7, 2013 Travinia restaurant in Grande Boulevard hosted a pre-grand opening. “friends and family” opening positioned showcase the new location and benefit Food for Thought Outreach, a non-profit that supports children in need in the Walton and (now) Okaloosa Counties. Status: Open to the Public On Monday July 8th, 2013 Travinia Italian Restaurant Read more

The Fourth of July in Destin

Are you in Destin for the 4th of July? If you’ve made it to Destin this year for the Forth of July celebrations, congratulate yourself because Destin has a lot to offer when itt comes to celebrating the best country in the world. Things to consider: Let’s face it. Sitting in traffic is a lot Read more

Crystal Beach Community

Crystal Beach is a Florida cottage and beach house community located in Destin, Florida. Located just south of Hwy 98 from The Destin Commons shopping and entertainment center, Crystal Beach has become a popular vacation haven for tourists and an excellent investment opportunity for investors looking for income producing properties with growing home equity. A Read more

Watersound Open Houses Coming Up

  Watersound Beach and Watersound West Beach are two beautiful communities within a stone’s throw of our Beachy Beach 30A office and both are HOT HOT HOT! Check out some of the OPEN HOUSES coming up in these communities this weekend! Watersound West Beach Saturday, June 8th, 11 – 3 pm 19 Half Moon Lane Read more

Support your Area Businesses!

Upcoming Walton Area Chamber of Commerce Events Upcoming Events   June 12 | Power of Business Breakfast: Held at the Vue on 30A and sponsored by Trustmark National Bank. The breakfast will begin with networking at 7:00 a. m.with the program beginning at 7:30 a. m. The program will focus on the current state of Walton County and Northwest Florida. Speakers Read more

Calling all Animal Lovers!

Calling all Beachy Beach Animal Lovers, you have a chance to make your Pet a star! Show off one of your favorite pictures of your pet in the Humane Society’s Calendar Friends Contest next week!  I know a lot of agents and friends at our Beachy Beach Real Estate offices have some cuties to show Read more

Victorian Home in Destin JUST REDUCED!

Price Reduction! Enjoy this Victorian Home in the Sovereign Isle Community in Destin 4598 Woodwind Drive, ECAR MLS 594544 Contact David Howard 850-696-7282 or Lindy Bryan 850-630-2144 with Beachy Beach Real Estate to set up an appointment to view. This beautiful Victorian Beach home is brilliantly decorated with extraordinary architectural details including: 11’+ ceilings, an Read more

WaterColor Rental Machine Featured on The Beach Show

Check out this hot property number one, offered by Beachy Beach 30A Realtors Amy Berry and Lisa Collier of Selling Paradise 30A-Destin in the Park District of WaterColor off of Hwy 30A. This 6 bedroom beauty is a RENTAL machine and thus a great buy for investors. Call Amy for more details at 850-830-2000 or Read more

Beach Necessity #1 (and 2)!

Whether your an avid Destin beach-goer with a award winning tan, or this is your first time in the sunlight – there are a few things all beach’ers need to know. 1. Undoubtedly, we’ve all seen the guy or girl who went to the beach and insisted that sunscreen wasn’t needed – and seen the Read more

Ouch! Smoking Lowers your Sale Value

At least according to recent survey as seen in this blog article published on www.floridarealtors.org. Read Below: Study: A smoker’s home can lower value up to 29% KIRKLAND, Quebec, Canada – April 18, 2013 – A recent survey of Ontario real estate agents and brokers, sponsored by Pfizer Canada, found that smoking in the home Read more

Farnum is Number One in Land Sales on 30A

Hilary Farnum, one of the Broker/Owner’s of the Beachy Beach 30A and Destin offices, is curently the NUMBER ONE REALTOR for Land Sales along the area of 30A, according to current statistics by the Emerald Coast Association of Realtors. When other Realtors are stumped by the shrinking residential inventory, Hilary takes things in her own Read more

Because I can

I have been toying with this idea for quite some time. The notion has been stuck in my head but mostly my heart, the thought of BECAUSE I CAN… not sure really why it keeps coming up but for at least 7 years it has been brought to my attention that I need to do Read more

Are you Crabby????

  When we have a meeting at our precious office I always write my amazing people a love letter so thought I would share buy generic viagra it with you.  Hopefully there is a happy note that you can take away as well. My sweet BB’s, You know how I like to write you a Read more

Multiple Offers Return as Buyers are Back

RISMEDIA, Monday, July 09, 2012— Record tight inventories are making it increasingly difficult for growing numbers of buyers, who are creating multiple-bid environments in markets that haven’t seen buyers battle over homes in six years. Buyers are back but sellers aren’t, especially in Western markets recovering from large volumes of foreclosures. The result is that Read more

Dive a Dozen Shipwrecks

July 10, 2012 OK, here’s azithromycin something that’s really off the beaten path… Florida Department of State’s Underwater Archaeology Team worked with coastal communities to develop the ‘Florida Panhandle Shipwreck Trail’ that links together a dozen sunken ships off the coast of Pensacola, Destin, Panama City and Port St. Joe.  Florida waters are among the best in the world for Read more

We offer something for everyone

July 10, 2012.  From ritzy galas and local sporting events to family-friendly fairs and beachfront concerts, you’ll find a plethora of fun-filled events here in Panama City Beach, Florida. You’ll find a variety of different options to satisfy all your entertainment needs. Our vibrant events calendar offers something for everyone! Watch an incredible assortment of Read more

Independence Day ~ Celebrate the 4th of July

Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain. Independence Day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, and Read more

There Are No Bad Days

I was prompted to write this after a friend that I admire greatly asked the question and I paraphrase, “What has been your best part of this year so far?”  Of course she got a variety of answers but what surprised me that some could only think of something bad and it made me think Read more

30A Songwriters Festival

Hooray! It’s the 30A Songwriters Festival and this year, as always, it boasts an incredible line-up of performers and venues. If you’re lucky enough to be here in the Panama City Beach/30A/Destin area from January 11-15th you absolutely have to make plans to attend. This year there are 23 stages along Scenic Highway 30A offering Read more

Beach Report Nov 10th, 2011 Beach Renourishment

  watch?v=EqcaPbWYfrk&hd=1 click on link above for video   It was a chilly day last week when I stopped down at the beach on the West End to check out the beach re-nourishment.  Beach Re-nourishment is accomplished by a large barge named Marge (not really) that sits off shore and dredges sand from the bottom Read more


Hey all you wonderful people. It’s true, in real estate the three most important things (or if you’re country, thangs) are location, location and location. This house has it all. Location: directly across the street from the Gulf of Mexico with beautiful views. Location: located next to the entrance to Pier Park- Panama City Beaches Read more

Foreclosures Bad For Your Health

Jeez! No kidding, Einstein! Foreclosures Hurt Your Health, Study Says Daily Real Estate News | Friday, September 02, 2011 The higher the foreclosure rates, the more risks to your community’s health, posits a new study. The increasing number of foreclosures in Arizona, California, Florida, and New Jersey were found to coincide with a rise of Read more

Panama City Beach hot deal!!!!

This beautiful beach home was just COMPLETELY remodeled, and received as many upgraded features as a brand new home. As you pull into the driveway, you will notice lots of extra parking for your RV or boat, and the well manicured yard with new sod and lush landscaping. 3 bedroom 2 baths for only $160,000 Read more

Carillon Hot deal

Carillon Beach is on the far western end of Panama City Beach Florida with a private beach…. actually the only private beach in Panama City Beach.  Although it is a guest house the floor plan is very livable for a full time home. The lot is big enough to put another main house and  the Read more

Wild Heron Foreclosure hits the bottom!!!!

Over 2,000 square feet!!!!!  3 bedroom and 2 baths with gourmet kitchen and gorgeous floors.   These units sold for well over 500,000 when they were new.  Wild Heron has the most amazing amenity package with kayaks, canoes, fitness, walking trails, 24 hour guarded gate, pools and the sweetest neighbors in town.  Check it out

Draper Lake Hot Property

Draper Lake is one of the most gorgeous lake front communities in all of Florida.  Prices now are a fraction of what they once were in this private community with a lake front park and private beach cabana.  THIS IS NOT A SHORT SALE!!!!! FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL GARY GIBSON AT 850-642-1505 OR HUGH SMITH Read more

Simple Joy

With a heart filled with gratitude I start my day and as I was thinking and writing the following came to mind and felt compelled to share. I have lost by having too much—- Life in its greatest simplicity gives me more than I can hold.  Spiritual wealth is endless and the more that I Read more

Dolphin Bay Waterfront Home

One of our features this week on thebeachshow.com was this incredible custom Bay Front home for only $595,000 with the most spectacular views.  Be sure to go to our show at 11 on Wednesday an check it out and in the meantime go here and see the listing.  I love the Resort style pool and Read more

Holding Hands makes us Stronger

Although this is typically a place for Real Estate tips I have been known to throw in some life tips and this is one of those times.  Now, more than ever, our focus is on our cherished beach and what we can do to stem the tide of oil and moreover to counter the negative Read more

Chamber Oil Spill update, Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach Open for Business–Oil Spill Update Friday, June 18th (Day 60) update: The Panama City Beach Chamber is closely monitoring the situation and keeping up-to-date with the Government Agencies and Officials. Panama City Beach conditions are completely safe. The warm emerald-green water, white sandy beaches and abundant sunshine still define what makes Panama Read more

Keep selling those hot dogs!!!

Okay, I know you think Karen has finally lost it, talking about hot dogs in a Real Estate article!!! As you know I always base my articles on real life situations and questions that I am asked and I tend to keep it on the positive. Many people have come to me with great concern Read more

Turtle cove Foreclosure

West End Foreclusure in front of Wild Heron Turtle Cove is a quiet little west end neighborhood located right in front of Wild Heron and only minutes from the new airport and close to Pier Park.  This house is a great foreclosure in a quiet community with  a lakeside clubhouse and pool. Check it out Read more

Gratitude and a broken Elevator

I know you are thinking what in the world do the two have to do with each other but I guess you have guessed that my elevator is caput!!!  I live on the 5th floor so it could be an issue.  AS I was lugging my bags up the stairs I started thinking about why Read more

To Move Your Life Forward, Forgive


Brian Tracy and “The seven C’s of Success

Brian, after having studied top achievers and peak performers over the past 25 years, concluded that these unique men and women, have in most cases, mastered what he calls The Seven C´s of Success. 1. Clarity – Eighty percent of success comes from being clear on who you are, what you believe in and what Read more

Tax Credit Continues by Hunter Palmer

Last Friday, President Obama signed a bi-partisan extension to the first-time home buyer tax credit program last week giving prospective buyers through June 30th, 2010 to close on a home and receive the $8,000 credit. In addition, the law contained an expansion of the former program to include homeowners who have occupied their current residence Read more

Great deal near the beach

This is an excellent deal on a home that is a 3 bedroom 3 bath that is just steps from the beach if you need more information click here and give us a call at Beachy Beach Real Estate.  E-mail me at [email protected] and tell me what you think.

Southwest is coming… Southwest is coming… yahoooo

Written by Jason Koertge No Comments Last Updated: October 21, 2009 Ladies and Gents, it’s official: Southwest Airlines has been named the low cost carrier for the Northwest Florida Panama City International Airport. The announcement came early this afternoon at a meeting up at the new airport site.  Most in attendance speculated as to what Read more

Wild Heron Hot deals

Great condo for $299,000 with 3 bedrooms and 3 baths at a greatly reduced price.  check it out This will be one of the hot deals featured at a Hot properties Open House at Wild Heron this weekend,  Oct 24 from 11 until 3.  Come see us and visit thebeachshow.com

Palmetto Trace hot deal

The home is in PERFECT condition and ready to move into.  The yard is immaculate and very large with room on the side if you want your very own pool.  There is a community pool and sidewalks and underground utilities.  Great family neighborhood and close to Pier Park if you want to know more click Read more

Calypso DEAL

What an incredible DEAL!!!!! Calypso is one of the best spots on Panama City Beach because of its location to the new Pier and the Pier Park.  This is a 2.2 short sale so let me know if you want to check it out. I took this picture standing on our new and improved Pier

Good spot for a Great price

Great alternative to the Condo loan isssues. While I still think a condo is a great beach option more and more of my customers are looking for beach homes due to financing and other association expenses. This home sits right next to a house I just sold and the people love it. You really are Read more

FORECLOSURE in Splash $265,000

I really love this one because every since its creation Splash has been a great rental property.  With the water park areas and its closeness to Pier Park it is almost always 100% occupied.  For more info click here and for the real deal call Karen Smith at 850-527-5651 and check this property out further Read more

Affordable home on the west End

This one is priced right but be sure to read the instructions on the bidding process.  One of the strangest concepts I have seen in a long time.  I notice that this seller is using this process on several of his properties.  He is concerned about bothering his tenants because the price is really really Read more

Hot Dog and a smile!!!!

Okay, I know there is so much talk about all the awful things that people see happening in our world. Lucky for me I DO NOT  buy into that.  There will always be challenges and struggles and while this one seems to be very daunting I have learned that those that find the bright spots Read more

Mortgage update by Palmer Visions Bank

We finally got some much needed good news this week. At the adjournment of their meeting on Wednesday, the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee announced that the Fed would purchase some $300 billion in long-term Treasury bonds and an additional $750 billion in mortgage-backed security debt. Left with fewer arrows in its quiver, as the Read more

Market Good news for a CHANGE

Will Buyers Hop the Fence in 2009? (Realtor Magazine) Low mortgage rates, economic stimulus packages and affordable homes point to an increasingly healthy market in 2009. When Mike Pappas looks ahead to 2009, he sees market opportunities in foreclosures and short sales. “In South Florida, the mantra for 2009 will be foreclosure, foreclosure, foreclosure,” says Read more

Had to share it

I read this great thing that I thought may motivate some of you to get a move on your groove on and here it is: This is a classic line from John “the Penguin” Bingham (the Runners’ World columnist): “The miracle isn’t that I finished. The miracle is that I had the courage to start”. Read more

Great info from Snopes

I know that most of you know that I am not big on sending forwards. I love to e-mail sweet messages to my friends and customers but I am not one to spend time reading many things that come on the internet in the way of forwards. My sweet friend Sherry from Enterprise sent this Read more

The Last Lecture and Great hope

Okay, lest you think I never have a stressful week at work… think again.  Rarely do I do anything but enjoy my job and delight in it everyday. Ask my husband because he has to remind me to stop because I am having so much fun.  This past week gave me some challenges and some Read more

Not your Ordinary beach

I am sharing these pictures so that people can see why Panama City Beach is so extra ordinary especially the west end.  Take a look at the pictures and see how uncrowded and beautiful it is.  This is the same beach that I have played on since I was 6 in this very spot.  The Read more

Good morning to you

For all of you that may be taking a peak at my web site please know that it is a work in progress.  Jason is working on it now and we have lots of things to add to it.  I really do have some real live customers just those that are filling up that space Read more

Happy Closing day for Chris!!!!!

Chris Russell bought an awesome home in Treasure Palms. When you have a great team to pull things together it makes for a great experience. Trista Paton with Compass Mortgage is the best Mortgage broker anyone could every find. Mary at Northwest Florida Title helped to make this a smooth and pleasant transaction. Congratulations Chris. Read more

I am almost up and running…..

Goodmorning all my friends.  AS you can see I am having a new web site and blog developed and we are working on it well, Jason is working on it so for now I will have to communicate through my blog.  I have had the most incredible year selling beach property. It seems that all Read more


I got this article from a sweet friend in Tennesse and what a great article about the top places to purchase a home. Guess who is on the top???? I will say that the general market on Panama City has had much activity for the lower priced homes. I am excited to see so many Read more

New Memberships Available at Sharks Tooth

St. Joe has extended an invitation to all existing Wild Heron property owners to purchase Full Golf Memberships. Since the purchase of Sharks Tooth by St. Joe all membership opportunities were limited to St. Joe property purchasers and the transfer through sale of homes that already had memberships. Now until July 11, 2008 the first Read more

Great Person with Great Information

For some reason I have had the greatest fortune meeting some of the nicest people and lucky for me they are smart too. If you do not know something it is a good idea to find those that are smarter than you. This is never so pertinent than in the area of technology. I am Read more

Water Sound fun

Okay I know we were whining a little at Wild Heron about loosing our beach club and I must admit I was one of the whiners….. but I love the new place. I had the good fortune of my precious daughter and grandson coming for a visit. We really got our moneys worth. It is Read more

Making a Splash at Splash

What a place for kids!!!!!! I am so excited about a new listing at Splash. I had the best time wondering around the place and seeing all the smiles and hoots and hollers. This one is really special because it is a unit owned by one of my sweet friends. Okay I used this opportunity Read more

Really, Really, Really hot deal!!!!!!! Short Sale

DISTRESS SALE IN WILD HERON!!!!!! SHORT SALE….. ONLY 216. per square foot. Craftsman Bungalow with all the luxury of Wild Heron without the luxury price. To see this listing TODAY call one of us in The Heron Group. Karen 850-527-5651 Suell 850-276-7133 Linda 850-276-1710 Click here for the MLS listing

21516 Pompano Avenue (SOLD)

SOLD!!!!!!!!! 21516 Pompano Ave in Panama City Beach, Florida. 4 bedroom/3 bathroom | 1,700 sq. ft. built in 2002. Beautiful pool featuring a waterfall with privacy fence. Great little patio for grilling hamburgers with your friends. One of the few 4 Bedroom 3 bath homes in the area making it a great rental. This is Read more

Procrastination Relapse

WEll I have to admit, I sure thought I was over my procrastination problem but it has reared its ugly head. It is such a shame there is not a 12 step program for folks such as myself. I guess however no one would ever show up for the meetings. That having been said, I Read more

A NEW KID on the block….. Lighting Etc.

Have you noticed all the great things that are happening on the West End of Panama City Beach? Just west of Wild Heron is a brand new to our area fabulous Lighting store. Not only do they have the latest and greatest in lighting and accessories Lighting Etc. is staffed with the most knowledgeable people Read more

Really Great things in Our Community

Okay, I admit I cried again at Charlotte’s Web but not just because of dear old Charlotte but because of the joy and laughter created by this fabulous group of young people. I had the great pleasure of going to see “Charlotte’s Web” put on by a great group of thesbians at Gulf Coast Community Read more

Great Gifts from the Jersey Shore

Hugh and I went to New Jersey and visited Britt, TJ and Jack a few weeks ago. I fell in love with New Jersey. The little buros were so lively and people were out enjoying the outdoors and do not believe all the comedians rantings about Jersey. The people were all very friendly. We have Read more

A Great Place for a Cup of JOE

Hugh and I went to Fonville Press after my sweet friend Leanora introduced me to it. I can’t believe that adorable shop is only about 5 miles from us at Wild Heron. If you have not been please go check it out. It is in beautiful Alys Beach and is open daily until 5 and Read more

Some Good News!!!!

Panama City, Florida, September 25, 2007 The Florida Association of REALTORS® (FAR) today released home and condo resales numbers for August, 2007 and the outlook is upbeat for Panama City, placing third-best in the state and surpassed only by Marco Island and Pensacola. The median price for detached, existing single-family homes in Panama City is Read more


OKAY….. I have a confession. I was not real excited about Pier Park at first because many of the stores did not rev up my enthusiasm meter which is usually not hard to do. That was however until the other day when I was leaving Panera Bread and drove around the buildings. I was tickled Read more

Eagle for Two

Scotty and I played golf with Hugh on Saturday and the Eagles were a flying!!!!! On hole #13 Scotty hit a sand shot for Eagle on the par 5 and guess what,………….. MOMMA, that would be me got a par. So the way I see it with my whopper handicap I took got an Eagle, Read more

WE love it when you visit Wild Heron

I was going through some photos and found this cute photo of ColetonTucker and my grandson Jack while Coletons sweet family was visiting. If anyone knows where they are tell them to hurry back over here. It was a beautiful day here and I have seen many families visiting for Labor Day. Stay tuned…….. In Read more

Exciting News about Pier Park

PANAMA CITY BEACH, FL (August 9, 2007) – Simon Property Group, Inc.(NYSE:SPG), announced today an enviable list of fashion and specialty retailers, most of whom are new to the market, that will join the powerful lineup at Pier Park in Panama City Beach for its GrandOpening next spring. Ann Taylor Loft, Chico’s, Jos. A. Bank, Read more

Chilling at Prospect Point

Brittany, Summer and Jasmine loving the cool waters at the pool. One of my favorite things about living here is having a place for my family and friends to hang out and enjoy the summer days. It is hard to believe that people are loading up their cars and heading back to jobs and school. Read more

Sandra and Her New Assistant

I know you all agree that Sandra does a fabulous job keeping our pool clean at Prospect Point. In addition to keeping the pool sparkling she takes great pride in assuring that the pool area, bathrooms and gym meet her standard of approval. I really appreciate all that she does to make our home a Read more

Have you ever seen a cuter Huck?

I love this kid’s name. His family is from my sweet home town of Enterprise. He comes from a long line of really good folks. Huck’s mom is the pretty girl Sueann pictured here. Dale Lee is the proud daddy and equally proud are Bo and Glenda Lee, Huck’s grandparents. The Lee’s have Landmark Construction Read more

Nothing is worth more than this DAY!!!

Trey and Cole are always eager to help us get the boats in the water. We are excited to get the family on the water. The kayaks and canoes are available for all who live here to enjoy. The lake is waiting for you. My sweet daughter Brittany and husband TJ and Jack get ready Read more

Not EVERYONE was invited!!!!!

Check out this little precious visitor. She is munching on grapes until she can find Suell’s pound cake. One of our little friends at the pool suggested we name the squirrel NUTTY. If you have a suggestion for a name just write anyone of THE HERON GROUP and give us a suggestion. Nick and Laura Read more

Rusty and Nicholas enjoying the 4th

Rusty and Nicholas had a big time on the 4th at the Prospect Pool. Abby Bowden, Jimmy and Karen’s daughter is the Rusty’s sister. I think the entire Bowden and Tippin family tree was well represented at Prospect Point Pool on the 4th. There were plenty of hamburgers, hotdogs and great deserts for everyone. My Read more

The Big Bowdoin clan

Jimmy Bowden was doing a little fishing on Lake Powell possibly trying to feed that big family coming into town. Jimmy may be telling Hugh a big fish tail!!!! I met many of Jimmy and Johnny’s family at the July 4th event that Prospect Point put on. Abby Bowden Tippin is the daughter of Jimmy Read more

Hudson Tucker trying to Relax!!!!!

Hudson Tucker adorable son of Shannon and Greg Tucker is trying his best to relax at Prospect Point. His family must have worn him out. I bet his big brother played a hand in it. His brother Colton 5 kept many of us entertained at the pool. The Tucker family stayed at one of his Read more

Always improving the place

We have commented over and over about the incredible employees at Wild Heron. Tim is one of those that has always gone above and beyond to improve our home at Wild Heron. Tim built some really craftsman looking trash cans to blend in and add to the golf course. There are times when I have Read more


My sweet friend Mistei enjoyed a weekend of tennis with all of her tennis diva’s from Destin. The weekend wasn’t all fun and games because I caught them getting a tennis clinic from our new tennis pro, Eric Clowers. I spoke with other families at the tennis courts and they say the courts are GREAT!!!! Read more

The Most Important things are NOT Things!!!!!

This is one of the biggest reasons we live here and love it. Pictured here is the precious Swedenburg family who has defied all odds in this world. Their lovely parents were at Wild Heron celebrating their 50 years together. From the looks of it hey have been very busy up until now. The place Read more

Sharon at Work

Sharon Spatz brings new meaning to working at the office. For a special work environment try our community pool at Prospect Point. submitted by The Heron Group.

Girls just gotta have FUN

Debbie, Nat and I kind of plopped ourselves on the mens couch in the Men’s grill. Don’t tell any of the men if you see them. Shhhhhhhhhh. We had a great time at the Club last weekend. Stay tuned for upcoming activities at the Club and the Beach Club for July 4th. submitted by Karen

A Rewarding Saturday

Last Saturday Hugh and Scotty and I had the privaledge of working on a Habitat for Humanity home. I have always been in awe of this organization and wanted to be involved in it. I have been blessed to always have a home but realize that there are so many who have not had that Read more

Aren’t they cute?

Natalie and James Godwin were our guest tonight and the Club. James is a construction manager with Arthur Rutenburg Homes. There work is fabulous, with much attention to detail and customer satisfaction.


I am not sure but Natalie and I must have wandered into the wrong rest area. Natalie is a sweet friend, running buddy from Lighting Unlimited. Nat, James, Deb and Hugh and I ate at the Club House tonight and had a great time. The food was nice but the service was the BEST!!!!!!!!! As Read more

Emily and Belle Kluck Royalty of Wild Heron

Pictured in their languishing fashion are the adorable girls Emily(back) and Belle pictured in front. Their proud parents or rather their servants are Jerry and Suell Kluck. You will see Suell in the early morning walking around with these sweet girls. Wild Heron is especially fond of animals and most of our owners share their Read more


The landscape at Wild Heron is unbelievable but more incredible are the people that make this the sweetest place to live. Laura Weems (happy grandma) makes Prospect Grill one of the most inviting places on property. Families love to hang out by the pool and enjoy a lazy day and catch up with all of Read more

WOW….. WE did it!!!!! (THIRD PLACE)

Okay Folks, Hugh and I believe it or not gave up our last place spot this time. We had a great time with the Couples Invitational and hope that next year even more couples show up. Please do not be intimidated we get to use those good ole handicaps. Tomorrow morning we are having the Read more

Fill up your weekend with Golf


Spring Break

Five lovely ladies on spring break in Wild Heron all the way from Chicago. Just soaking up the sun and warm weather. Suell Kluck’s granddaughter and four friends getting a tan to show off for graduation later this month. Submitted by Suell

Family Visits

What a delight to have the family of Jeff Darby visit his beautiful home in Wild Heron last week. Mother Becky Darby and sister Jill Darby from Franklin Tennessee enjoyed the pool on this uncrowded weekday. We hope they will come back soon. submitted by Suell


As promised we finally located Hugh Smith to photograph him after his heroic event. Hugh had his first hole in one on hole #11 using his trusty 5 iron. If you are a Wild Heron neighbor reading this blog please send us any of your golf or community stories and pictures and we would be Read more

Big News: Hole in one for Hugh F. Smith

One of Hugh’s friends wanted to be the first to tell you that Hugh got his very first hole in one on hole # 11 at Sharks Tooth. Hopefully when the news reporters are finished interviewing Hugh we will have his photo on the site. Be sure to mark your calenders for all of the Read more

New Tennis Courts at Wild Heron OPEN

Tennis Courts are Open for YOU!!!! Please go and check out the new tennis courts at Wild Heron. For information on hours and making a court time just call the club house 850-249-3041. Also if you are interested in viewing the newest addition to Wild Heron…The Courts at Wild Heron just give any one of Read more

Golf is for EVERYONE

Okay, I admit the main reason for this entry is because I think he is so cute. Jack no longer lives here but when he did he loved to play golf with his G-daddy. He and his sweet mamma and daddy have a Fred Astair dance studio in Las Vegas so please buy lots of Read more


Hey there. Please join me at the gym. Don’t forget that us Wild Heron’s have no exuses. We have a fully equipped fitness center that over looks Lake Powell. I see many excited fit people each morning. Several of us ran or limped across the finish line at the Seaside half marathon and it was Read more

Food Tasting at the Grill

Ella and Kristen brighten up the grill and everywhere else they happen to be. There are some incredible families living in Wild Heron making it the best kept secret on the coast.


Don’t forget that the boat house is filled with kayaks and canoes for your enjoyment. The boat house is one of the many ammenities available for property owners at Wild Heron. Please view all of our listings on our web site and share it with your friends. See ya at the lake.


Lucky for Jon who you saw in the previous entry ……. these nautical ladies are cheering him on from the dock. Jon is an avid kayaker who has creatively equipped his kayak it seems to do everything but drag a water skiier. Who knows he may attempt that next. Lake Powell is the largest coastal Read more

Enjoying one of SUMMER’S Main Food Groups

When you bring your kids to the grill just ask them for some ice cream treats for the kids. They are making it fun and affordable for your family. Please stay tuned because there are some great things coming at Prospect Point for your family enjoyment. Just ask these precious ones if they like it.

Georgia Rae and her incredible smile

The Lodges Pool is the place to be for families and anyone who wishes to pack great enjoyment into their weekend. A few weeks ago we had a gathering so we could all test the newest foods at the grill. The best thing about the food at the grill is…… I DONT HAVE TO COOK Read more

Fun Times at the POOL

For those of you at Wild Heron who do not take advantage of the Pool and the Grill, we need to talk. Lounging by the pool and letting Laura bring you lemonade is a great way to prepare for a productive work week. This weekend was fabulous and some really important people were spotted there. Read more


SATURDAY, MAY 19,2007CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST- 10:00 amSHOTGUN START- 12:00 pmCOUPLES DINNER- 5:00 pmThe tournament format will be two person scramble. The entry fee is $250.00 per couple. This event is open to Member Couples and Guest couples. Please contact the Golf Shop at 850-249-3041.Please be warned that the Smith’s are playing and we are planning to Read more

Back Beach Road is BOOMING!!!!!!

Back Beach Road is booming. Forget the economic models and housing forecasts that say Florida real estate is in a funk. The 21-mile corridor from the Hathaway Bridge flyover to Lake Powell is churning with workers and construction gear. The sand is flying as developers clear-cut pine growth along the highway — also known as Read more