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Once you’ve decided that you want to move to Southwest Florida, you’ll have many options on where to live. From well-known locales like Fort Myers and Naples to hidden gems that include Bonita Springs, Sanibel, and Captiva Island. The lifestyle in southwest Florida is unmatched.  It’s tough to go wrong with almost any area, but it helps to think about what’s important to you. This will help ensure that you end up in the best area based on your wants and needs.

There are Important Things to Consider When Moving to Southwest Florida Including:

  •        How close your property is to the nearest coast
  •        Quality of local school districts
  •        What types of insurance coverage you’ll need
  •        Standard of nearby hospitals and
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royal shell real estate partners with leading re companies of the world

Royal Shell is now a proud member of the elite real estate marketing and referral company, Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®.  This partnership benefits our buyers and sellers, and also provides special perks for our real estate agents.

Royal Shell is the No. 1 local leader in the Southwest Florida region. Acquiring a membership at Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® is so selective, it’s by invitation only. Applicants must also go through a rigorous application process. Royal Shell Real Estate is honored to be accepted. 

Membership is so limited that 80% of the firms and brokerages that apply are turned away. One reason applicants may not have qualified is because they’re not in the top five percent in their market. 


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Why You Should Use a Realtor for New Construction

New construction can be a great option for homebuyers. New construction means you get to live in a pristine, untouched home. When you’re buying new construction, you can customize finishes for a look you love. You won’t have to worry about making upgrades for years to come. You might think buying new construction is easier than working with sellers, but not so fast. There can be many roadblocks along the way. Working with a new construction Realtor can guarantee an easy transaction and give you peace of mind.

There are many reasons why you should use a Realtor for new construction. It’s always wise to have a professional on your side and a real estate agent can give you a sense of security in the transaction. These are just two of the many benefits

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luxury homes for sale in naples florida

Naples, Florida, is the crown jewel of the Gulf Coast and luxury homes for sale in Naples are highly desirable. And for good reason.

During tourist season, Naples attracts thousands of visitors each year from all over the world. There’s world-class shopping, award-winning restaurants and a vibrant downtown. Most of our luxury homes for sale in Naples, Florida, are on or near the city’s famous white sand beaches. Naples is also known for its sunsets over the Gulf of Mexico. Around that special time, Olde Naples is basked in warm red, purple and orange hues. It’s an enchanting feeling, and one you’ll get to experience daily if you choose to live here.

The City on the Gulf has managed to retain its small town charm while blossoming into a

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luxury homes for sale on sanibel and captiva island

Sanibel Island and Captiva Island are two of the most popular vacation destinations in the country. In fact, many people come to these breathtaking barrier islands to vacation and end up staying for years or forever. And if that sounds like you, that’s where we come in. If you’re searching for luxury homes for sale on Sanibel Island or luxury homes for sale on Captiva Island, we can help.

Sanibel Island and its sister island, Captiva, offer residents the best of both worlds: Luxury homes for sale paired with a laidback, relaxing lifestyle. The islands are full of local, eclectic shops and boutiques and nearly every restaurant offers fresh, mouthwatering fare. The beaches alone attract visitors from all over the world.

These are just some of the

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luxury homes for sale in fort myers

Fort Myers, Florida, is a magical place and many people choose luxury homes for sale in Fort Myers to be their forever homes. And it’s no secret why. The City of Palms has a unique history and Southwest Florida is one of the most serene tropical destinations in the country. Thomas Edison, Henry Ford and other celebrities used to vacation here in the winter and the city continues to attract noteworthy visitors today. Fort Myers has a vibrant art scene and an excellent education system. It’s also a great place to retire or, if you’re just starting out, to raise a family.

If sophisticated waterfront estates are what you’re looking for, you’ve come to the right place. Fort Myers is a haven for people who appreciate the finer things in life and we’re

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Bonita Springs is one of Southwest Florida’s hidden gems. It has a small town charm, but there is luxury here, too. Let Royal Shell help you find it. We have a variety of luxury homes for sale in Bonita Springs and this guide will tell you everything you need to know about our favorite communities and the perks of living in this magical slice of paradise.

Some of the most popular luxury homes for sale in Bonita Springs are in these communities:

  • Bonita Bay

  • Pelican Landing

  • West Bay Club

  • Shadow Wood at The Brooks

Bonita Bay

This master planned, gated community is a highly desired place to live in Southwest Florida. It has five golf courses, a 12-mile network of biking and walking paths, and three

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luxury homes for sale in cape coral

Cape Coral is one of the fastest growing cities in the Sunshine State, not to mention one of the fastest growing municipalities in the country. Many people enjoy living in Cape Coral because it retains its small town charm, and has access to big city amenities. It’s also a great place to retire or raise a family. Royal Shell offers a variety of luxury homes for sale in Cape Coral, and they come in a variety of shapes, colors and sizes. We’re going to highlight the upscale communities of Tarpon Point and Cape Harbour. When people think of luxury homes for sale in Cape Coral, these two sophisticated neighborhoods come to mind. We’ll also discuss the perks of living in Cape Coral and what makes it unique.

Some call Cape Coral a “Waterfront Wonderland”

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