Combining elements of tennis, badminton, and table tennis, pickleball is a sport that's gained popularity in recent years, especially around the Paradise Coast. It's fun, easy to play, and great for all ages. Our REALTORS® are all for a game of pickleball.
Ready to see what the pickleball craze is all about? Be sure to check out these courts around the Paradise Court to play a couple of matches!
John R. Wood Properties, the leading real estate brokerage in Southwest Florida, today announced the Earls | Lappin team was recently ranked seventh in the nation in this year's REAL Trends "The Thousand" ranking of the country's top real estate sales professionals, with 2019 closed sales volume of $274,885,000.
"In an industry which has nearly 1.4 million Realtors® involved in residential real estate sales, the fact that these sales associates have achieved the level of sales it takes to be in this esteemed group is outstanding," said Phil Wood, President of John R. Wood Properties. "This team of superb professionals is ranked as #1 small team in Florida (2-5 sales professionals), which is another testament to their dedication and excellence."
"We are committed to delivering the highest quality service to home buyers and sellers," said Broker and Director Bill Earls, who moved to Naples from Maryland in 1983 with his wife and two children, and has been John R. Wood Properties' top sales producer for the last 33 years. "Our team consists of market leaders with distinctive personalities, deep local knowledge, and the ability to address market-specific trends to the benefits of our discerning clientele."
"We understand the unique requirements of buyers and sellers in the Naples luxury home market," said Director Larry Lappin, a top producing agent for over 25 years. "We are committed to a continued legacy of professionalism and confidentiality on both sides of the sale."
The city of Naples is no stranger to national accolades, and Florida's favorite beach town has recently added another big award to the list. Naples was named one of the best small cities in the country to call home, in a comprehensive report created by the Resonance Consultancy, which ranks cities based on food, culture, natural beauty, amenities, lifestyle, prosperity, and much more. Our real estate agents know Naples, so let's take a closer look at how the city has earned its place among the top small cities in the United States.
As the summer heats up, our real estate agents believe one of the best ways to cool down is a cup or cone from a local ice cream shop! July 19th is when National Ice Cream Day is celebrated and if you've been wanting to check out some of the ice cream shops around the Paradise Coast, this is the perfect excuse. Order a scoop of your favorite flavor at one of these local ice cream shops.
As our real estate agents and so many satisfied residents can attest, Southwest Florida is a wonderful place to call home if you love to explore nature. Whether your ideal day spent outdoors features toes in the sand, oars in the water, or a leisurely walk along quiet, scenic nature trails, it's easy to find your happy place without traveling far from home. Get to know some of the best local trails you can enjoy this summer in SWFL with our guide.