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4 Reasons to Move to the Sanibel & Captiva Islands

Sunset on Sanibel IslandThere are plenty of reasons people love calling Southwest Florida home. If you’re thinking about moving to the Sanibel & Captiva Islands, you’re making a great choice. The area is an amazing place to live for so many reasons and these are just a few.

1. Peace & Relaxation

You’ll be able to enjoy plenty of peace and quiet on the islands. Discover a laid back lifestyle and a small town community vibe, making it easy to slow things down and spend quality time reconnecting with nature, yourself, and your loved ones. Sit back, relax, and watch the stunning sunsets off the coast of Sanibel and Captiva.

2. Amenities & Activities

You’ll find a variety of world-class amenities such as golfing, tennis, dining, arts, and some fabulous quaint island shops to explore. The islands offer everything from water sports to cultural experiences. Popular water activities include fishing, boating, snorkeling, scuba diving, paddleboarding, kayaking, and swimming.

3. Beautiful Beaches

Life really is a beach on the Sanibel & Captiva Islands! The beaches are peaceful and secluded with gorgeous shorelines. Sanibel Island boasts one of the best shelling spots in the world. If you enjoy bird watching, the beaches are home to many species of wading and shorebirds.

4. Sunny Weather

Residents spend less time indoors and more time outdoors exploring all the islands have to offer with our exceptionally warm and sunny weather. It’s no wonder why Florida is called the Sunshine State. Southwest Florida offers some of the best weather in the country.

If you’re thinking about buying a home or condo on Sanibel or Captiva Island, contact Phaidra McDermott with any questions or to learn more about real estate opportunities in the area. She is a lifelong island resident and happy to share her expertise with you!

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