One of the most beautiful cities in Florida is called Ponce Inlet. This peaceful and resourceful beach gem has everything a family or retiring couple could want during their stay. Visitors and residents can enjoy the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse, first class fishing, long walks on the pristine beach, many outdoor sports, great dining, and so much more.
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Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 at 5:20pm. 51 Views, 0 Comments.
When: Saturday, May 18th, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Where: Ponce Inlet Lighthouse, 4931 S. Peninsula Drive, Ponce Inlet
What: Since 1977, museums around the world have participated in this event; a day to raise awareness on the importance of museums in the development of society. This year the theme for this designated day is Memory and Creativity equals Social Change. Find out what it took for local volunteers, beginning in 1972, to transform an old abandoned light station into the National Historic Landmark that it is today. Join the fun and tour the grounds, climb the tower and hear about Lighthouse history. Educational and entertaining workshops will be offered. Activities are included in the cost of regular admission, and no advance reservations are…
Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 at 8:37am. 50 Views, 0 Comments.
This 3/3.5 home sprawls over nearly 3,600 sq. ft. of living space and features breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, with a wealth of amenities inside. The two-story home features a built-in elevator, spacious balcony that overlooks the screened pool area and coastline in the distance, and plenty of living and storage space throughout. The new owner will enjoy an ample kitchen upgraded with dark granite countertops, maple wood cabinetry, stainless steel appliances including a gas range, a nook, and recessed lighting abound. Other amenities include a recently added metal roof, built-in bar with refrigeration, coffer ceilings with many recessed lighting fixtures, 2 parallel single-car garages, central vac, an alarm system, and much more. This majestic…
Monday, April 29th, 2013 at 11:06am. 82 Views, 0 Comments.
Living along the coast of the Daytona Beach area is full of leisure, luxury and beautiful views of the water and local wildlife. Thousands of condos line the Atlantic beachfront welcoming tourists, residents and retirees to enjoy the sun and sand that Central Florida has to offer. But one often overlooked gem of Daytona Beach condo living is the magnificent, but endangered, sea turtle. These gentle creatures emerge from the surf at night to lay their eggs in nests dug into the drier sand. A large portion of no-drive beach is allocated for these animals as they attempt to make a comeback from the damage done by development in their natural habitat. If you live in a beachside condo or are considering purchasing one, there are a few simple laws in effect or…
Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013 at 7:38am. 104 Views, 0 Comments.
There is no substitute for the freedom and fun associated with living in an oceanfront home, where sun, sand, and spectacular scenery become a way of life. With all of the amazing perks associated with oceanfront living, there is one maintenance requirement that those living inland often forget about: ocean and salt damage to the exterior of your home and property. Fortunately, there are a few easy tasks, that if done regularly, will enormously help deter the harmful effects caused by salt air.
A maintenance measure you should do on a weekly basis is to clean all the exterior surfaces of your oceanfront home. The sea breeze causes soil particles and salty residues from the ocean water to stick to the surfaces of your home. When these minute…
Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013 at 7:17am. 53 Views, 0 Comments.
When: Friday, April 27th, 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Where: Manatee Island, Downtown Daytona Beach
What: Come out for a day of live music, great food, beer, refreshments, and all the oysters your stomach can handle! Rain or shine, local restaurant vendors will be selling seafood and other specialty dishes so bring a big appetite. The festival will be selling oysters raw and steamed by the dozen, and there will also be a shuck-your-own option. Profits will go toward the restoration of local oyster beds, and shells from the event will be recycled to promote oyster bed restoration. Admission is only $6 and children under 7 are free. For more information, call (386) 295-5102 or visit Halifax Oyster Festival.
Monday, April 22nd, 2013 at 3:50pm. 62 Views, 0 Comments.
When: Friday, April 26th, All Day!
Where: Riverfront Shops Of Daytona Beach. Beach Street, Daytona Beach
What: Have a blast and celebrate the past with this rockin' monthly event! Each Fourth Friday will feature a different decade and a variety of activities to enjoy such as face painting for kids, different exhibits and shows, live music, special sales, lunch and dinner specials, and free or discounts offers such kite flying, yoga and meditation classes, ending the evening with a movie (beginning at dusk, Riverfront Park). Movie rain location is City Island library. For more information, visit the Front Porch Friday Facebook.
Monday, April 22nd, 2013 at 3:45pm. 79 Views, 0 Comments.
When: Thursday, April 25th, 6:30-8:30 pm
Where Ponce Inlet Lighthouse, 4931 S. Peninsula Drive, Ponce Inlet
What: The ultimate date night is here as you enjoy spectacular views of the sunset and moonrise from atop the Ponce Inlet Lighthouse. These panoramic views of the ocean, inlet, and inland waterways by the light of the full moon will leave you speechless. Join the old lighthouse keeper as he leads you on your journey into the past and discover the unique history of this National Historic Landmark. Toast the setting sun with sparkling cider and hors d'oeuvres provided by Inlet Harbor Restaurant. Tickets are $20 for members and $25 for non-members. This special event is limited to only 25 participants so hurry now and RSVP by calling Mary at (386)…
Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 at 9:02am. 133 Views, 0 Comments.
When: Saturday, April 20th, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Where: Ponce Inlet Lighthouse 4931. S. Peninsula Drive, Ponce Inlet
What: Come celebrate our Florida heritage as the Ponce de Leon Lighthouse commemorates the 29 lighthouses that remain standing in Florida. Take this opportunity to learn more about these towers that have kept vigil for so many years, and have kept countless mariners safe since the first lighthouse was lit in Florida in 1824.There will be great family-oriented activities, and several workshops designed for kids. Visit the "Old Lighthouse Keeper" as he describes his duties at the lighthouse. Special workshops have been developed in celebration of the statewide celebration, Viva Florida 500, and Positively Ponce, commemorating the Town of…
Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 at 6:47am. 87 Views, 0 Comments.
It’s hard to believe that the first quarter of 2013 has come and gone, and now we should be gearing up for our busy time of the year. The thing is, we’ve already been setting a historic pace for sales thus far this year, and there’s no sign of slowing. In the first quarter of 2013, Kevin has been the listing or selling agent on 40% of Daytona Beach area condo sales above $500,000. With roughly 1300 Realtors in our area, that’s a pretty impressive feat. In fact, in the 1st quarter of 2013, Kevin completed 25 total transactions throughout Daytona Beach, Port Orange, Ormond Beach, Ponce Inlet and New Smyrna Beach. With last year’s top-5 production in sales totalling over 60 completed transactions, we are on pace to shatter that mark as the real…
Monday, April 8th, 2013 at 2:33pm. 93 Views, 0 Comments.
Kevin just sold a Ponce Inlet condo in just over 2 months start to finish. Atlantica #202 is a stunning 2/2 oceanfront unit with nearly 1400 sq. ft. of living space. Behold breathtaking views, luxurious amenities, and most importantly, affordability in this enticing condo building. A gorgeous stretch of Atlantic coastline in the no-drive section of beach awaits the new owner. This condo features an ample kitchen, while the rest of the unit is fully-furnished for the new owner’s comfort and convenience. Enjoy privacy and leisure in the Atlantica which offers secured parking, fitness and social rooms, and an oceanfront pool. At the Atlantica you are only minutes from marinas and the Ponce de Leon Lighthouse making activities on or near the water, a…