Blue Surf 04, which has been a family favorite for years, has been updated and refreshed, and is ready to host your crew!
Blue Surf 04 is a quaint beach townhome just steps from the white sand beaches with great views of the Gulf and the community pool. You’ll love staying in this two-bedroom townhome with its beachy motif and new LPV flooring. The freshly painted home features aquamarine blue hues that complement the tone of the emerald waters and crisp whites provide a nautical feel throughout this home. The recently remodeled kitchen with
Published on Wednesday, December 14, 2022
The real estate market is an ever-changing landscape. There are many factors constantly affecting how we view and react to market conditions. As we begin coming out of a seller-driven market, it is important to keep the big picture in mind. In the past couple of years, we have experienced historically low interest rates due to unprecedented times. As this trend begins to shift, it is important that we examine all factors such as price point, contingencies, and the current topic of conversation - interest rates.
In reviewing the historical
Published on Monday, October 17, 2022
It’s time for holiday planning! Time to start coordinating where, when, and meal prep for the winter holidays, including Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Hanukkah. For many families gathering at the beach for the holidays has become a cherished tradition. 30A and Destin vacation rentals provide a home away from home in a gorgeous setting to gather and celebrate the holidays with loved ones. The best part is that when the celebration is over, you’ll enjoy leaving the cleaning to someone else.
Here are our top tips for cooking holiday
Published on Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Looking for a colorfully delicious and festive side for your celebration or holiday feast? We recommend Southern Caviar. It's super easy to make, and is delicious the day you make it and stays fresh and tasty days into your stay. A crowd-pleaser for all ages, we recommend extra bags of Fritos.
2 (15 7/8 ounce) cans black-eyed peas , drained
2 (10 ounce) cans shoe peg corn or (10 ounce) cans corn , drained
2 (10 ounce) cans Ro-Tel tomatoes , drained
1 green pepper , chopped really small
1 red pepper, chopped
Published on Wednesday, October 12, 2022
If half the battle is finding the perfect real estate investment to meet your needs and budget, then the other half of the battle must be making it through to closing victorious. While new Destin real estate listings are posted daily, finding the right one and reaching closing day can be an arduous journey. Therefore, our team of experienced real estate agents compiled the following tips to make it from an offer to a successful closing.
Once you have found your desired property, consider the following :
Research HOA Documents .
You’ll want to
Published on Tuesday, October 4, 2022
If you’re looking for a great family-friendly Florida tennis resort, look no further than Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort . Hidden Dunes Resort offers a great mix of group clinics, private lessons, court time with like-level game matching services and beach time. But don’t just take our word for it. Hidden Dunes Beach & Tennis Resort is regarded as one of the premier beach and tennis resorts in Florida, earning both local and national recognition, including being voted 2021 Best Tennis Center by the readers of Emerald Coast
Published on Wednesday, September 28, 2022
Our team is monitoring Hurricane Ian. The National Hurricane Center reports Ian has been downgraded to a Tropical Storm and the center of Ian has emerged into the western Atlantic Ocean and is headed up the coast toward South Carolina.
For the latest information regarding Hurricane Ian, please refer to the National Hurricane Center HERE .
While Northwest Florida did not receive any impacts from the storm, it may affect transportation and travel plans so be sure to check your drive route and/or scheduled flights prior to departure. For those
Published on Monday, September 26, 2022
Are you considering purchasing a home, condominium or property in the Destin area? Our experienced team of real estate agents offers these simple tips when starting the buying cycle.
Here are 4 things you can do prior to searching for the perfect Destin real estate investment in order to close on your dream property faster:
Get Pre-qualified for a loan .
This may seem counterintuitive since you don’t know how much the home you wish to purchase will cost, but it’s important to know the amount and type of loan you qualify for first. In
Published on Monday, September 26, 2022
We are thrilled to be able to make a positive impact on students in our community. This year was Newman-Dailey’s 8th year entering a team and supporting Food for Thought Annual Stock the Pantry Event.
This annual event helps Food for Thought stock its pantries with food items that will be provided to students during the school year. The program empowers students with weekly backpacks filled with healthy foods and snacks. With the mission to bridge the gap between school meals by providing food for evenings and weekends, Food For Thought helps
Published on Friday, September 23, 2022
Are you seeking luxury living at the beach? If so, you’ll want to check out Jade East Condo 1540 . This beautifully updated 3 bedroom, 3 bath vacation rental has all the niceties one would expect from a Gulf-front, luxury Destin condominium. From the HGTV worthy custom art, high-end finishes, and flat screen TVs throughout, Jade East 1540 is a spectacular Destin condo with gorgeous views of the beach and Gulf of Mexico.
The primary bedroom has access to the beachfront balcony and a huge master bathroom centered around a bathtub and a separate
Published on Wednesday, September 14, 2022
One of our most popular vacation rental homes in Miramar Beach, Under the Tuscan Sun , has a fresh look and is ready to be booked. The recently repainted exterior along with a private pool and comfortable outdoor furniture as well as its close proximity to the beach make this South Walton vacation rental a dreamy place to call home for a week.
Located just steps from the beach, this tri-level palace boasts every nicety, and extra that one could desire. As part of the exclusive Avalon Beach Estate neighborhood, Under the Tuscan Sun stands out among
Published on Wednesday, September 7, 2022
We are excited to introduce a new Gulf-front vacation rental to our collection, Quiet Surf Townhomes II #5 . Overlooking the beach, this two-level townhome features spectacular views, a soothing color palate, and a cool coastal vibe.
A lovely mix of modern convenience with a rustic beach feel, this Quiet Surf townhome features a spacious, furnished beachfront deck and open floor plan. Bar height deck furniture provides unobstructed views and comfortable space for a morning cup of coffee, a sunset toast, or dining alfresco.
While the joy of this home
Published on Wednesday, August 24, 2022
Looking for a beach cottage in the charming Crystal Beach neighborhood? Check out Royal Bahamian vacation rental home . With three bedrooms and a hallway bunk bed for the kids, this cute coastal cottage is ideal for young families.
With a large open living area and comfy deep seating couches, the whole family can pile in for a movie night or a nap. When it's bedtime, three bedrooms (1 King, 1 Queen, 1 twin) along with the bunk bed provide a cozy location to retreat and rest. The open kitchen overlooks a formal dining table near the living room as
Published on Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Are you looking for a large vacation rental home in Miramar Beach, Florida? With four bedrooms and sleeping up to 10, Santorini beach house in Frangista Beach delivers.
Location, Location, Location! This luxury coastal vacation home is located immediately across the street from the beach on Scenic Highway 98. Nestled along a palm tree-lined stretch of Scenic 98, Santorini is steps from the beach and near many popular restaurants and attractions. The home is within walking distance to Seascape Resort featuring a golf course, concert venue for Moon
Published on Wednesday, August 10, 2022
The Destin Real Estate Market continues to hold strong for buyers and sellers in 2022 and the real estate team at Newman-Dailey has been hard at work serving our clients. We're excited to recognize our two top real estate producers for the second quarter who have been working hard to achieve success for their clients. Colin Kirkwood earned the title of “Top Sales Agent” for record sales in the second quarter and Shannyn Stevenson earned “Top Listing Agent” for the volume of properties listed for April through June 2022
Published on Monday, August 8, 2022
Looking for sure bet for your next family beach vacation? Check out Shore to Please vacation rental home in Miramar Beach, Florida. This three-story, 5-bedroom new construction vacation home sparkles like the white sand a block away thanks to its sunlit rooms, ten-foot ceilings, and a calming decor of muted beach tones set off by white marble and colorful coastal art.
Each area of the house from the five comfortable bedrooms to the open kitchen and dining area with seating for 15 exudes the same tranquil feel as waves lapping the shore. Guests enjoy
Published on Wednesday, August 3, 2022
When you need to slow down and relax, this home is the answer. With five bedrooms -- plus a bunk room 'hangout' for the kids -- Slow M'Ocean beach house off 30A in Santa Rosa Beach is great for gathering friends & family.
Located just a few blocks off the beach, the closet beach access includes a public restroom, feet wash station, and stairway down to the beach. In addition to the soft white sand beaches down below just to the east is Draper Lake, one of the area’s rare coastal dune lakes. These lakes provide a sheltered place for swimming
Published on Wednesday, July 27, 2022
Are you looking for a large beach home that is within walking distance to the beach, frozen drinks, and fresh seafood? If you answered, “yes”, you’ll want to learn more about Beyond the Sea , Destin vacation rental.
Located in a quiet neighborhood by the beach with a French villa flare, Beyond the Sea offers guests the perfect place to crash in between beach time and is within walking distance to Pompano Joe’s.
This 5-bedroom home, which features calming tones of cream accented by sea life-inspired art and décor, is
Published on Wednesday, July 20, 2022
Are you looking for a large, luxury vacation rental home in the heart of Miramar Beach and within a mile of Silver Sands Premium Outlets and steps from the beach? Check out our newest addition, Starboard Side , a 6-bedroom, modern home just steps from the beach. This Miramar Beach vacation rental boasts a calming palette of soft gray, blue and white throughout, accented by unique furnishings. The first floor offers a great space to entertain with plenty of comfy seating in the living area, a custom dining table with seating for 14 plus additional
Published on Wednesday, July 13, 2022
We're pleased to announce that Rhett Russell has joined Hidden Dunes Tennis Center as the new Director of Racquet Sports. Russell replaces Renee Broxson who led the Hidden Dunes Tennis program for more than 17 years.
Russell brings a long career of tennis instruction and tournament play along with the support of his racquet-wielding family, which includes his wife, Amy Russell, and six children who have all earned their own prestigious tennis rankings and recognition. In high school, Russell earned the Prince Scholastic All-American and he credits
Published on Tuesday, July 5, 2022
Looking for a 30A vacation rental for your next South Walton beach vacation? Check out our latest addition, Sanctuary at Redfish 1119 . This gorgeous condominium set on the western corner of Redfish Lake in Blue Mountain Beach provides guests peaceful views of the nature preserve and lake in the distance from the long balcony that spans the condo’s width. Stress melts away as you hear the breeze rustling through the water oaks and smell the salt air drifting from the nearby Gulf.
The three-bedroom condo is beautifully decorated with cool and
Published on Wednesday, June 29, 2022
As far as Destin condos go, Sterling Shores Penthouse 14 is a shining example of luxury and comfort. This recently upgraded two-bedroom, two-bath Destin vacation rental has all the luxuries you’d expect from the Penthouse. Step outside onto the 25-foot private, furnished balcony that offers unmatched Gulf views along with a bird’s eye view of shops and the Back Porch Restaurant.
Architectural upgrades to Penthouse 14, include 12-foot ceilings, modern plank flooring, and floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors that provide natural
Published on Thursday, May 19, 2022
Get ready for an exciting week of creative preparations of Lionfish. This invasive species, which Destin and many Gulf coast communities are working to eradicate, is actually quite tasty. During Lionfish Restaurant week, May 8-15, local chefs will create unique dishes that prove that the Lionfish can be a culinary delicacy. Lionfish are highly invasive and can reduce fish populations and reefs by more than 90%. The Northwest Florida area has been identified as having the highest concentration of invasive lionfish in the world,
Published on Friday, May 6, 2022
Destin has created customizable adventure packages that filter by age, price, location or duration, providing Bite-sized little adventures for the whole family. With more than 20 miles of coastline, plus protected bays and bayous, the best way to explore Destin, Florida is on the water. Coined the “world’s luckiest fishing village,” Destin is popular with anglers, but it also ranks high for watersports and nature activities as well.
The tourism department for Destin-Fort Walton Beach wants to make accessing the area’s waterways
Published on Thursday, May 5, 2022
Looking for a comfortable four-bedroom vacation rental home in Destin, Florida? Check out the newest addition to our collection of premier Destin vacation rental homes—Daze Off vacation rental located in the heart of Crystal Beach, Florida.
This Destin vacation rental provides a chance to take some days off and enjoy the benefits of beach air and warm sunshine. Its modern coastal interior provides a sense of calm as soon as you cross the threshold. The 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom beach house is neatly tucked in the gated community of The Villages
Published on Wednesday, April 27, 2022