Posts Categorized: Florida

Mark B. Kravitz – Fort Lauderdale Gay Realtor

Mark B. Kravitz - Fort Lauderdale Gay Realtor

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: Mark B. Kravits, Esquire is a highly qualified, third generation real estate professional and Fort Lauderdale gay Realtor, and a native of South Florida – born and raised in… Read more »

David Ferraro – Fort Lauderdale Gay Realtor

David Ferraro - Fort Lauderdale Gay Realtor

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: Excellence in Real Estate – Serving the Fort Lauderdale My Commitment to You when buying or selling: In the least amount of time possible, I will get you the… Read more »

Michael Leachman – Jacksonville, Florida

Michael Leachman - Jacksonville Gay Realtor

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: Michael Leachman offers full residential real estate services serving all of Jacksonville and vicinity. Experience selling oceanfront, new construction and luxury homes. He work hard to find the best… Read more »

Michael Jackson – Gay Bonita Springs Real Estate Agent

Michael Jackson - Bonita Springs gay Realtor

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: Michael Jackson is a multi-million dollar producing real estate agent in Bonita Springs, in Southwest Florida. If you are looking to buy or sell Bonita Springs, Estero, Fort Myers,… Read more »

Glenn Bradley – Naples, Florida

Glenn Bradley - Naples Gay Realtor

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: I’m passionate about people and assisting them with their quest to fulfill their dream of home ownership whether it is a vacation condo or a full time home. I… Read more »

The Advocate’s Queerest Cities in America – #16 Miami

Miami Beach - Pixabay

Every year, The Advocate ranks the cities in the US for queer friendliness based on a number of criteria. This year, the criteria includes lesbian bars, trans events, gay rugby teams, theaters screening “Moonlight”, Misterb&b hosts, LGBT centers, and more. Here’s today’s pick: Over the years, Miami has had its ebbs and flows (remember the… Read more »

Brian Scharick – Gay Ft. Lauderdale Real Estate Agent

Brian Scharick - Fort Lauderdale Gay Realtor

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: Brian Scharick is a seasoned and professional Realtor who specializes in finding the perfect home for each and every client. His keen attention to detail and driven work ethic… Read more »

The Advocate’s Queerest Cities in America – 19. Tampa, Florida

Tampa

Every year, The Advocate ranks the cities in the US for queer friendliness based on a number of criteria. This year, the criteria includes lesbian bars, trans events, gay rugby teams, theaters screening “Moonlight”, Misterb&b hosts, LGBT centers, and more. Here’s today’s pick: Florida’s burgeoning west coast is anchored by Tampa, one of the state’s… Read more »

Reggie Blough – Cape Coral, Florida

Reggie Blough - Cape Coral Gay Realtor

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: I’m focused on residential Fort Myers and Cape Coral real estate, including single family homes, condos, multi-family and vacant land. I’m a full-service residential real estate agent for Buyers… Read more »

Best Cities for LGBT Seniors: #2 Ft. Lauderdale

Ft. Lauderdale

When people think of LGBT-friendly South Florida cities, Miami probably pops to mind first. But Fort Lauderdale has most of the same gay-friendly accommodations and nightlife in a more laid back and affordable environment. The city also has the highest concentration of gay couples of any major American city, with about 3% of all households…. Read more »

Best Cities for LGBT Seniors: #6 Orlando

Orlando

The second Florida city to make the list, Orlando has a large and vibrant gay population with considerable community support. The horrifying events at Pulse Night Club earlier this year illustrate the general threat of violence and discrimination that the LGBT community still often face, but it shouldn’t be an indictment of this otherwise tolerant… Read more »

Best Cities for LGBT Seniors: #7 – Tampa, Florida

Tampa

Tampa and the surrounding cities of St. Petersburg, Clearwater, and Sarasota, among others, have long been top destinations for seniors looking for a comfortable place to retire. The area is widely known for its warm and sunny climate, it’s beautiful sandy beaches, and its world-class golf courses. But it’s also great for anyone living on… Read more »

Olivier Turina – Gay Wilton Manors Real Estate Agent

Olivier Turina - Wilton Manors Gay Realtor

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: Olivier Turina was born in 1965, and in 2005 he moved to Wilton Manors/Ft Lauderdale with his lifetime partner Tommy. Olivier is partnering with Dale Russell (see Dale’s profile… Read more »

Thomas Pugh – Gay Clearwater Real Estate Agent

Thomas Pugh - Clearwater Gay Realtor

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: After raising champion livestock on the farm and managing a successful small business in the city, Tom joined the corporate world – first working as a paralegal, then becoming… Read more »

Dale Nabors, Gay Tampa Real Estate Agent

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: Welcome to “Dale’s Naborhood!” Dale has more than twenty eight years of experience in the Tampa real estate market. Dale also serves Clearwater, St. Petersburg, Greater-Brandon, and Southern Pasco… Read more »

Reggie Blough, Gay Cape Coral Real Estate Agent

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: I’m focused on residential Fort Myers and Cape Coral real estate, including single family homes, condos, multi-family and vacant land. I’m a full-service residential real estate agent for Buyers… Read more »

Linda Jain, Lesbian Ft. Lauderdale Real Estate Agent

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: Ft. Lauderdale Real Estate Agent Linda Jain knows the Fort Lauderdale and Wilton Manors real estate markets inside and out, and knows the importance of great customer service and… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Adam Bazzell, Destin, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. As a professional Destin Realtor(R) it’s my duty to help buyers and sellers alike navigate the overall purchase or selling process, protecting my customers from risk through my personal… Read more »

Miami Real Estate Continues Strong Momentum in 3Q

Miami-Dade County real estate posted a robust third quarter as total residential sales, single-family home transactions, existing condo transactions and median prices grew compared to the same period in 2014, according to a new report by the 40,000-member MIAMI Association of REALTORS(R) (MIAMI) and the local Multiple Listing Service systems. Miami-Dade County had 7,811 total… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Henri F. Vezie, Miami Beach, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Serving the GLBT community for decades in south east Florida. A licensed gay Realtor bringing together sellers & buyers to a successful real estate transaction. Marketing skills, keen knowledge… Read more »

A Realtor Can Be Your Best Friend

One of the most exciting parts of being a realtor has been the friendships I’ve made over the years. Being a realtor doesn’t just end the day of closing, it’s a relationship that goes on for years and years. For instance, take Amonds and Michael. Close to a year ago Amonds walked into an open… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Real Estate Agent: Christine Kinzer, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. From condos to castles, I can help you find the perfect place to live. I’ve been an Associate Broker for over 30 years, and am well versed in all… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Tom Wolf, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. If you are considering relocating, acquiring a second home or condo in the Greater Fort Lauderdale area, you need a Real Estate Agent that understands the emotional and financial… Read more »

In the Gayborhood: Wilton Manor’s Georgie’s Alibi to Close

After an extensive period of speculation and rumor-milling, we’re hearing that famed St. Pete watering hole Georgie’s Alibi will be no more as of Sept. 19. Our reporter, Aaron Alper, just returned from a phone call with the real estate developer, and it seems that the news is grim. The area’s most notable gay bar… Read more »

Featured Gay Mortgage Professional: Adam Jaroszewski, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Adam is a gay Fort Lauderdale mortgage lender who specializes in home purchase loans and re-financing. Customer service is always his first priority. If you are planning to buy… Read more »

Miami Enjoys Record Home Sales in June

According to the Miami Association of Realtors, Miami’s real estate market recorded its highest number of single-family home sales of any month in history in June 2015, and is on pace to set another all-time annual sales record. The Miami market registered 1,390 single-family home sales in June, beating its previous record of 1,317 in… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Jeffrey Smith, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. I have been in real estate for over 25 years and have been focusing on residential real estate for buyers, sellers and investors for over four years now in… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Frank Hinzman, Palm Beach

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Have Lived in Pittsburgh, Washington DC, the last 23 years in West Palm Beach. Let me help you relocate! See Frank’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network Here Gay… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Thom Montrois, Jupiter, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Full time since 1996 with dozens of 5 star client reviews, covering Palm Beach, Martin & Southern St. Lucie Counties offering you helpful guidance and valuable local area knowledge,… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Frank Vigliotti, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Frank Vigliotti is a founder of The Henri Frank Group at REMAX Preferred which is staffed with full time Florida licensed Real Estate agents & professionals to better serve… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Real Estate Agent: Will Landay, Jacksonville, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. As a real estate professional in Metro Jacksonville, Jacksonville Beach, St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra, & Orange Park Area, I have in-depth local knowledge and can provide you with the… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: David Dorman, Orlando, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. David makes a great first impression, from his friendly smile to his ability to make his clients instantly comfortable. He takes great interest in his client’s needs and concerns,… Read more »

Miami’s Condo Market May Be Cooling Off

A new study confirms the latest chatter from real-estate watchers: Miami’s sizzling downtown condo market is cooling down. Skyrocketing construction costs, overheated land prices and falling foreign currencies have finally caught up with a housing market that boomed after the lean years of the recession. But unlike the last go-around, when highly leveraged projects brought… Read more »

Florida Housing Market Continues to Stabilize

Florida’s housing market reported higher median prices, more new listings and the continued stabilization of inventory in January, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors(R). Closed sales of single-family homes statewide totaled 16,087 last month, up 10 percent over January 2014. “Home price gains in areas across Florida mean that home equity… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Steven Glose, Orlando, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Gay real estate agent in Kissimmee, Florida – Let me show you the real Florida lifestyle. See Steven’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network Here Gay Friendly Realtors and… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Bryan Halda, Miami Beach, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Gay real estate agent in Miami Beach, Florida – voted “Best Top Producer” by SunPost Newspaper Best of 2007 See Brian’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network Here Gay… Read more »

Featured Lesbian Real Estate Agent: Vickie Wish, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Lesbian real estate agent in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida – I practice high ethical standards in my personal as well as professional endeavors. See Vickie’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty… Read more »

Featured Lesbian Real Estate Agent: Kelly Klein, Destin, Florida Real Estate Agent

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Lesbian Real Estate Agent in Destin/Santa Rosa Beach, Florida – Dedicated to growing my community one person at a time. All are welcomed! See Agent Expanded Listing on Gay… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Steve Visano, Real Estate Agent, Wilton Manors, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Gay real estate agent in Wilton Manors, Florida – I have 10 yrs. experience finding single family homes & condos as primary & 2nd homes for my GLBT community…. Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Drick Ward, Realtor, Virginia Beach, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Gay Real Estate Agent in Virginia Beach, Florida – Serving the housing and real estate investment needs of my community. See Drick’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network Here… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Real Estate Agent: Michael Markus, Tampa Bay, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Gay Real Estate Agent in Tampa Bay, Florida – Matching People to Homes in Tampa Bay! See Michael Markus Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network Here Gay Friendly Realtors… Read more »

Featured Lesbian Realtor: Cynthia Binder, Miami Beach, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. From pre construction to South Beaches vintage residences, I am committed to finding the home that matches you in Miami. Miami Beach is an incredibly dynamic and multi-cultural city… Read more »

Fort Lauderdale Luxury Homes

There are many wonderful choices when it comes to Fort Lauderdale luxury homes. First you probably should decide if you want a single-family home or a condo. Each option offers benefits and disadvantages. Choose the option that best suits your lifestyle. Next, you have the choice of a dry lot or waterfront home. Fort Lauderdale… Read more »

South Florida Renting vs. Owning

Have you been thinking about buying in South Florida?   The Tri-County area of South Florida which includes Palm Beach, Broward, and Miami-Dade counties is one of the least favorable renting markets for renters according to RealtyTrac.  Rents have risen so much in these counties that most renters, based on the counties median incomes, will… Read more »

Out Traveler’s Top 10 US Gayborhoods #6: Wilton Manors, Fort Lauderdale

We’re counting down the top ten US Gayborhoods, according to Out Traveler. The sixth place finisher is in Fort Lauderdale: 6. Wilton Manors (Fort Lauderdale), with 7.45 percent of the vote We can almost forgive wonderful Wilton Manors for being located in Florida, and it looks like our readers can as well. Maybe it can… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Bradley Piper, Miami

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Award winning agent focused on customer service and long term relationships. Client referrals are the key to my success. An exciting mixture of cultures, beautiful beaches, and great nightlife… Read more »

Wilton Manors – Renovation Renovation

Homes for Sale in Wilton Manors have not only seen an increase in demand and price, but fully renovated homes are popping up on the market across the entire city.  Investors and individuals have taken interest in buying left over foreclosure or traditional sales and renovating them.   Homes on the intracoastal in Wilton Manors… Read more »

Coral Ridge – Fort Lauderdale Homes for Sale

If you have been looking for a place to buy in Fort Lauderdale, Florida we would certainly recommend adding Coral Ridge to your list of communities to check out.  Coral Ridge is located East of Federal Highway, South of Lauderdale By the Sea, and just Northeast of Wilton Manors.  The community is known for its… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Real Estate Agent: Tom Costello. St. Petersburg, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Specialist in sale and purchase of Florida RV parks and campgrounds. Residential waterfront home specialist. St. Petersburg’s home to the largest Gay Pride celebration in the SE. Several wonderful… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Michael Jackson, Estero, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Michael Jackson is a multi-million dollar producing real estate agent in Southwest Florida. See Michael’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network Here Gay Friendly Realtors and Real Estate Professionals… Read more »

A Day on Wilton Drive – Wilton Manors, Florida

Have you been contemplating a move to South Florida, specifically Wilton Manors, Florida?  This great little city of around 12,000 people and only 1.94 sq miles is full of activity.  The city has a fantastic walking score as you can literally start on Wilton Drive and work your way around the city.  Wilton Manors, second… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Ken Krukowski, Fort Lauderdale

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. I am a full time agent with more than 20 years of experience, serving Wilton Manors, Fort Lauderdale, & Oakland Park. See Ken’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network… Read more »

Gay Days – Fort Lauderdale 2014

Announcing the First 2014 Fort Lauderdale, Florida Gay Days!!! November 25 – December 1, 2014 the W Fort Lauderdale will be overrun by Gays from across the world that are here to bask in the sun and enjoy everything that Fort Lauderdale has to offer. The event will have out of this world pool parties,… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Brian Scharick, Delray Beach, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Brian is a driven producer specializing in Delray Beach and surrounding areas. Delray Beach offers an amazing downtown with superb restaurants and nightlife. See Brian’s Expanded Listing on Gay… Read more »

Fort Lauderdale LGBT Events for November 2014

Here’s a list of upcoming Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual and Transgender (LGBT) fundraising and awareness events planned to take place in Fort Lauderdale, Florida during Fall 2014.  Mark your calendar and come out to support our community!   Thursday, October 23 | 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. The Pride Center’s Founders Circle Reception | Mayor’s Jewelry Store,… Read more »

Featured Gay Real Estate Agent: Brian Scharick, Fort Lauderdale

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Dedicated real estate team. Focused on your specific wants and needs throughout the Greater Fort Lauderdale area. With an active GLBT community, South Florida has become a popular destination… Read more »

Staging Your Home to Sell

When a buyer walks into your home you need to grab their attention. Sadly it is rare to find a buyer that will give a home a second chance when deciding if they should make an offer or not, first impressions last a life time. We all have different styles that fit our personalities and… Read more »

Halloween 2014 – Wilton Manors, Florida – Wicked Manors!!

Some cities talk about Halloween, others know how to rock Halloween!  Wilton Manors, Florida known for its diverse culture and #2 city in the US for gay couple population puts on an annual Halloween Party that is sure to impress.  Wilton Drive, the main drag (no pun intended), shuts down and the party starts at… Read more »

Finding Your Luxury Home in Fort Lauderdale

The definition of a Luxury Home in Fort Lauderdale isn’t the same for everyone. Initially you think of a Luxury Home as one that has soaring ceilings, large windows, possible water views,and top of the line finishes. While all of this is pertinent when buying a home it doesn’t mean that the home you buy isn’t luxurious… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Ken Calhoun, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Native Ft. Lauderdale Real Estate Agent who loves turning out of area buyers onto Ft. Lauderdale/Wilton Manors and beach area homes. Casual, great weather, beaches, friendly and fun. Prices… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Steve Farst, Tampa, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Steve Farst is a gay Realtor with .ver 25 years of service to Tampa’s GLBT community. See Steve’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network Here Gay Friendly Realtors and… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Jim Foster, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Let Jim provide the strong foundation for your next real estate transaction. Fort Lauderdale area – the number one destination of choice for domestic partners. A tropical paradise with… Read more »

Featured Gay Realtor: Reggie Blough, Cape Coral, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Reggie is a full-service gay realtor for Sellers and Buyers in Cape Coral, Florida – come to paradise with our sandy beaches, boating and golfing. See Reggie’s Expanded Listing… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Michael Marvici, Wilton Manors, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Michael is a Senior Sales Associate at Re/Max Preferred – with more than 12 years of experience in the southern Florida. Large GLBT community with great weather, fun people,… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Paul Slutsky, Wilton Manors, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. As a Top Producer I’ve been delighting homebuyers and sellers over 20 years with my expertise, knowledge and ethical service. Wilton Manors offers average temperatures of 77 degrees and… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Mortgage Professional: JR Boston, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. JR Boston has over 25 years mortgage industry experience. He’s in the business to help others reach their mortgage goals. Fort Lauderdale is right next to the second largest… Read more »

Where Are Jacksonville, Florida’s Gayborhoods?

Wikipedia lists three: Riverside & Avondale: Riverside and Avondale are chiefly residential, but they have some commercial zoning, including several commercial centers that are architecturally integrated with the rest of the neighborhood. Sun-Ray Cinema in Five Points: Five Points is a small commercial district centered on and around the five-way intersection between Park, Lomax, and… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Jeff Lempke, Delray Beach, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Your Real Estate Agent who cares. Counseling buyers and sellers in Delray Beach, Boca Raton, Boynton Beach, Highland Beach and Lake Worth. There is something for everyone here in… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Olivier Turina, Wilton Manors, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Dedication, integrity and service are my motivation. You can be yourself in Fort Lauderdale – enjoy gardening, the beach, water activities, the nightlife. Live the tropical life! See Olivier’s… Read more »

The Advocate’s 13th Gayest City for 2014: Orlando, Florida

Let’s make an Orlando LGBT list: Gay Days at Disney World bring in 150,000 LGBT folks and their pals all dressed in red T-shirts (along with $100 million a year). The Orlando International Fringe Festival (OrlandoFringe.org) is super gay — it produced Bitches of the Kingdom; there are domestic partnership protections and a growing live… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Greg Burton, St. Petersburg, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. My emphasis has always been on service first. St. Petersburg has the Country’s fourth fastest growing gay community. For some of the wonderful venues, check out my website See… Read more »

Wilton Manors Named Gayborhood of the Year

From the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau: It’s not the size of the city that matters, with Greater Fort Lauderdale’s Wilton Manors beating worldwide competition to be named “Gayborhood of the Year” in the 2013 ManAboutWorld Editors’ Choice Awards. At the same time, the destination was recently cited to be the city with… Read more »

Overall, Fort Lauderdale Has the Highest Concentration of Same Sex Couples in the US

According to 2012 data released by the U.S. Census, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., has the highest concentration of same-sex couple households in the country, the Huffington Post reports. Fort Lauderdale beat out huge gay cities like San Francisco, as same-sex couples make up 2.8 percent of total households in the south Florida city, which is about… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Dan Charette, St. Petersburg, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Working with the gay community is my main focus. Representing buyers and sellers with the best service. References provided! The St. Petersburg area has become the new mecca for… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Dale Nabors, Tampa, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Dale has been helping our community buy and sell homes for over 28 years. Tampa is a great area to live, work, and play, with many charming neighborhoods. See… Read more »

Florida Condo Board Reverses Course, Will Allow Same Sex Couples

A Florida condominium association is reversing a policy that allowed only singles and husband-and-wife couples to buy or lease units in the complex after an uproar from gay rights activists. The Casa Di Amici Condominium Association Inc. held a special meeting Thursday to amend the rule previously approved on July 17, reported the Sarasota Herald-Tribune…. Read more »

Florida Condo Association Bars Gay Couples

Lovely – a Florida condo association is specifically barring same sex couples from buying a home in the project. On Top Magazine reports: Casa Di Amici Condo in Venice adopted the restriction in July. It states that only single people or couples legally married as “husband and wife” can purchase a home. “Sales limited to… Read more »

St. Petersburg, Florida – The New San Francisco?

The first time I ever heard St. Petersburg described as the “San Francisco of the East” was on an episode of Queer As Folk a few years ago. One character considered a vacation to Florida and another one asked him where he was going. When he responded “St. Petersburg.” the other character said something like… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Terry Diederich, Orlando, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Terry is a downtown Orlando real estate professional. Orlando is a creative, exciting, growing community that welcomes everyone. Great weather, great people, great housing choices! See Terry’s Expanded Listing… Read more »

Gay Fort Lauderdale

The history of the area we now know as Fort Lauderdale started nearly 4,000 years ago with the arrival of the Tequesta Indians. The area wasn’t known as Fort Lauderdale until 1838, however, and it wasn’t incorporated as a city until 1911. The Florida land boom of the 1920s, the subsequent clearing of the mangroves… Read more »

City Spotlight: Wilton Manors, Florida

A popular area for gays to live, love and play in South Florida is Wilton Manors. Located a few miles north of Downtown Fort Lauderdale and a few miles east of Fort Lauderdale Beach, the city of Wilton Manors is surrounded by water and thus was aptly nicknamed “Island City”. The gays on the other… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: David Daso, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. David has the experience to provide you with the knowledgeable and professional real estate services that you want and need! It doesn’t matter where you’re from, our amazing GLBT… Read more »

Why So Many Gays Live in Ft. Lauderdale

Well there’s a reason this sunny beach city is Florida’s gay capital, she’s filled with queers! As one of the first areas to legalize protection from discrimination based on sexual orientation, Broward County was also the first school district to support LGBT History Month this past October. Outside the legal wins and historical moments, Fort… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Linda S. Faucett, St. Petersburg, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Linda is a second generation St Pete native – knowledge of history of area, current trends & utilize variety of marketing strategies. St. Petersburg is laid-back, gay-friendly, fantastic beaches… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Frank Vigliotti, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Frank has served the GLBT Community since 2005, providing sales & consultation services in Wilton Manors, Oakland Park & Fort Lauderdale, FL. Gay friendly region is the #1 destination… Read more »

Fort Lauderdale – Gay Mecca

With seductive sandy beaches, sultry swimming pools, an abundance of gay-owned businesses and resorts, plus a vibrant cultural scene, it’s no wonder queer travelers are flocking to Ft. Lauderdale for some R&R. Below are just a few reasons the tropical paradise is near the top of our favorite places to visit. With nearly two dozen… Read more »

Which Cities Have Growing Gay Populations?

Fort Lauderdale beat every big city at growing its gay and lesbian population between 2000 and 2010. During that time span, the portion of households containing same-sex partners increased more in the South Florida city than in all other cities of similar or greater size. Using Census data, SFGN figured out each city’s unmarried gay-couple-to-straight-couple… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Will Landay, Jacksonville, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Will is athletic, cerebral, active, dedicated, humorous…and more! Jacksonville is a community with GLBT friendly clubs, restaurants, and artistic culture. See Will’s Expanded Listing on Gay Realty Network Here… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Terry Eichas, Delray Beach, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. I’ve been a Delray Beach resident for 28 years, and have lived in Southern Florida for three and a half decades. Investments and retirment properties are my specialty. Getting… Read more »

Today’s Real Estate Report – Florida

At Gay Realty Watch, we look for news to share with you about the gay real estate market – both lgbt real estate news and news specific to gay and lesbian real estate meccas. If you have a gay real estate story that you’d like to share with us, contact us at info@2016.gayrealtynetwork.com. Today, in… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Linda Jain, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. I pride myself on being an expert in bringing home buyers and home sellers together throughout the Fort Lauderdale area. Fort Lauderdale is tropical paradise for city dwellers offering… Read more »