Amelia Island, Florida
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Updated On: May 27, 2015
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Homes for Sale in Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach
Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Florida
Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach are surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, Intracoastal Waterway, Nassau Sound, Cumberland Sound and Amelia River, and is in close proximity to the Jacksonville metro area. The scenic Amelia River sweeps through magnificent salt marshes and the historic waterfront of Fernandina Beach, while forested dunes offer refuge to native birds.
Fernandina Beach is the birthplace of the modern shrimping industry, which is still thriving today. Sightseeing cruises set sail from the Fernandina Harbor Marina at the end of Centre Street in historic Downtown Fernandina Beach to the delight of tourists and locals alike. An eclectic influence of France, Spain, Great Britain and Mexico is still visible throughout the 50 block historic district. A fantastic mix of classic Victorian architecture and reclaimed warehouses provide the perfect setting for a variety of bistros, galleries, boutiques, novelty and book shops, and the many bed and breakfast venues.
The islandís most notable residential resort community is Amelia Island Plantation, which features a Ritz Carlton Hotel, golf, tennis and one of the most advanced health spas in the Southeast. Across the Intracoastal Waterway is the lovely small town of Yulee with an 18-hole Arnold Palmer Signature Course in North Hampton and easy access to the River City Marketplace. Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach host numerous art, music and cultural festivals and boast great schools and a wide range of real estate options.
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Price Range of Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach Houses
While the Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach area are synonymous, the community features are as diverse as the landscape. Beachside villas, townhouses and condominiums exist alongside lovely waterfront houses. Condominiums in Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach are available starting under $110,000 and upward to over $10 million for ocean frontage. Single-family detached homes in the Fernandina Beach area may range from the low $110,000s to $5 million or more depending on size and structure in diverse neighborhoods such as Roses Bluff, Amelia National, Summer Beach, Flora Parke, Marsh Lakes, Amelia Bay Estates, Nassau Lakes and North Hampton. Larger equestrian or oceanfront estate properties located in such communities as Amelia Island Plantation, Nassau Village, Oyster Bay Harbour and Fernandina Beachís Heron Point are priced from $1 million to $10 million and higher. Waterfront land and privately held home sites, including some with deep-water access, have limited availability for custom development.
| "Deborah and Robert Barclay Your Real Estate Experts Specializing in Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach"|
Watson Realty Corp-Amelia Island Office
3321 Fletcher Ave.
Fernandina Beach, Florida 32034
Deborah FL#SL3232796 - Robert FL#BK3225434
Deborah is a resident of the First Coast and resides in the Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island area. She has lived in many places including abroad, but prefers this beachfront community for its small town feel and casual lifestyle.
Her family was from this area as well. Her grandfather was a shrimp boat captain back in the 40's and 50's and spent a good amount of time shrimping the "Emma B" from the mouth of Mayport to the waters off the Fernandina Beach jetties.
She is an avid artist and a published author, and enjoys home staging and interior design when not selling real estate. Prior to real estate, she owned and operated several spas, hair salons and dress shops. She has also held various management positions with some of the top resort companies. As spa director, she opened the world renowned Abhasa Waikiki Spa at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel in Honolulu.
She is very familiar with this area's real estate market and will always go the extra mile to show you everything that is available. She and her husband, Robert, work as a team so choosing them always gets you double the service and attention to detail.
Robert is a resident of the Fernandina Beach, Amelia Island area and has a wealth of knowledge in the residential and commercial markets both on and off the Island. His areas of concentration are on Amelia Island and cover ocean front to the historic district and off island to the Interstate. He and his wife Deborah love living in this quaint oceanfront community that has all the charm of a quiet sea port but with all the modern conveniences. The Barclays make an experienced team that can assist you with all of your real estate needs.
In the past he was a 30-year veteran in the hotel industry where he held many financial executive positions with various companies from as far away as Hawaii, and as close as the Marriott at Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach. He has worked in the Florida Keys and the Bahamas and in each location bought and sold property.
During his time on the road, he and his wife have personally bought and sold ten homes or condos, so they consider themselves experts when it comes to preparing your home for sale or knowing what to look for from a buyer's perspective. They have been successful in selling properties thanks to Deborah's eye for detail, and for staging and presenting a home in its best light. Speaking of Deborah, they have been married 13 years and live here in Fernandina Beach with their two Chihuahuas, Taco Belle and Izza Belle.
Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of May 25th, 2015: homes priced around $510,671 compared to $470,036 the previous week, showing a increase of more than +8%. For Tuesday, May 26th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.90%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.06%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.27%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.82%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach FL. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach to help you find the best home!