Archives for May 2017

April 2017: Prices on the Rise and Condo Sales Jump

Across the Emerald Coast, median prices increased in April when compared to the same time last year. In some cases, prices are the highest they’ve been in years. At the same time, condo and townhouse sales soared in Okaloosa County and across the Emerald Coast in general. It … [Read more...]

4 Ways to Really Celebrate Memorial Day

Memorial Day might be the unofficial start of summer and when the locals know it’s time to avoid Highway 98 as much as possible, but there’s much more to the holiday than barbecues and beaches. Living so close to Eglin AFB, Duke Field, and Hurlburt Field, we’re no stranger … [Read more...]

What You Need In Your Hurricane Kit

It’s a little hard to believe that June 1 and hurricane season are right around the corner. For more than 10 years, the Emerald Coast has been fortunate that no major storms have made landfall. But that doesn’t mean we should forget that it’s possible.   Before we … [Read more...]

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Mother’s Day

A mom’s job is never done. She worries about us, no matter how old we are. She wants the best for us, no matter what we’re doing. Moms want us to be happy and healthy, and if that means feeding us until we’re stuffed or reminding us to wear a jacket when it’s not that cold, … [Read more...]

May 2017 Events Across the Emerald Coast

If it feels like there’s a lot going on around the Emerald Coast now that May has arrived, you’re right. You’d think Mother’s Day and Memorial Day would be the reason, but there’s a lot of stuff to do besides celebrating those holidays. It helps that the weather is (mostly) … [Read more...]