Emerald Coast Real Estate and Community News

March 16, 2023

March 2023 | 74 Kaiya Avenue in Kaiya Beach Resort


74 Kaiya Avenue is a 4,806 sq. ft home in Kaiya Beach Resort on 30-A with five bedrooms, five full baths, and one half bath.

This beautiful residence was the original model concept for extraordinary homes that epitomize Kaiya Beach Resort. The contemporary design creates a light and airy living space with a NanaWall system that fully opens onto a courtyard with pool and fireplace. Every detail is carefully considered, from natural elements of water, wood and stone to the stunning kitchen, which is like no other. This innovative beach house is one of just 22 exclusive residences in the first phase of Kaiya Beach Resort. 

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Feb. 1, 2023

February 2023 | 9815 US Hwy 98 #A102 in Hidden Dunes Resort



9815 US Highway 98 #A102 is a 1,292 sq. ft home in Hidden Dunes Resort with two bedrooms and two full baths.

This exceptional beach condo in Hidden Dunes Resort enjoys an enviable location and has been attractively renovated. Situated on the first floor, step out onto the private patio, which has direct access to the gulf-side pool and beach. The moment you step inside, you'll appreciate the bright open living space and superb gulf views -- a rare find in any first-floor condo. 

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Jan. 25, 2023

January 2023 | 2096 Olde Towne Ave in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort

2096 Olde Towne is a 2,168 sq. ft home in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort with four bedrooms and four full baths.

This upscale beach cottage with carriage house enjoys tranquil lake views from the shady front porch, kitchen, and living area. Located in the quaint community of Crystal Lake within Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort, this charming cottage is set behind a white picket fence with a brick-paved path to the door through the yard. Highlights include a whole house generator, Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances, first floor Main suite, wrap around porch, one car garage. Located in a community that doesn't allow short term rentals - only 6 months or longer.

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Jan. 18, 2023

Spring Events For The Whole Family

Spring is round the corner which means it's the perfect time to get out and explore our area! From charity luncheons to 5ks and concerts to food festivals, there's certainly something for everybody! 

January 13-16 | 30A Songwriters Festival, South Walton

January 21 | Best of the West Jazz Competition, HarborWalk Village, Destin

January 28 | Pink Walk & 5K Benefiting For Her, The Village of Baytowne Wharf

January 28 | Sip & Science: Mardi Gras, Emerald Coast Science Center

February 4 | Palate & Palette, presented by Shelter House, Legendary Marina

February 10 | Hard Hats & High Heels Habitat for Humanity Walton County, Hilton Sandestin

February 11 | Love & Football: A Dog Promenade, Grand Boulevard at Sandestin

February 11 | Brunch Fest, HarborWalk Village, Destin

5K Race

February 18 | Son of a Beach 5K, The Back Porch, Destin

February 19 | Mardi Gras Parade, The Village of Baytowne Wharf

February 19 | Seaside School Half-Marathon & 5K, Seaside, Florida

February 21 | Mardi Gras Street Pardi, The Village of Baytowne Wharf

February 25 | 34th Annual Gumbo Sandestin Festival, The Village of Baytowne Wharf

February 24 – March 5 | Steel Magnolias, Emerald Coast Theater Company

February 25 | Fourth Annual Shrimp & Grits Festival, Brotula’s, Destin

March 3-5 | Emerald Coast Boat & Lifestyle Show, Panama City Beach

March 5 | 9th Annual Tea Fore Her Benefiting Fore Her, Hilton Sandestin

March 5 | Destin Food Truck Fest, Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village

March 5 | Fifth Annual Mac & Cheese Festival, Destin Commons

March 10-12 | Gala In The Garden & Golf Weekend, presented by Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center, Hilton Sandestin

March 12 | Northwest Florida Ballet presents “Peter Pan,” Mattie Kelly Arts Center, Niceville

March 16 | Bubbly Baytowne, The Village of Baytowne Wharf

March 17 | St. Patty’s Day Delight: Paint the Village Green, The Village of Baytowne Wharf

March 31-April 1 | UNwineD, Panama City Beach

April 8 | Baytowne Easter Explosion, The Village of Baytowne Wharf

Wine Festival

April 13-16 | Sandestin Wine Festival

April 19-23 | Seabreeze Jazz Festival, Panama City Beach

April 20-23 | Moon Crush, Seascape Resort

April 29 | 18th Annual Destin Charity Wine Auction, Grand Boulevard at Sandestin Town Center

April 29 | Sinfonia Gulf Coast: Beethoven v. Coldplay – A Merging of Musical Giants, Fort Walton Beach

April 30 | South Walton Beach Wine & Food Festival

May 3 | Emerald Coast Bike Fest, Emerald Coast Harley-Davidson

May 6 | Emerald Coast Theatre Company presents “The Sound of Music,” Grand Boulevard

May 13 | Tequila & Taco Fest, The Village of Baytowne Wharf

May 13-14 | ArtsQuest Fine Arts Festival, Grand Boulevard

May 19-20 | Digital Graffiti, Alys Beach

June 1 | Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam, Panama City Beach

June 21-25 | Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic, Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort


Dec. 14, 2022

December 2022 | 3236 Bay Estates Drive in Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort


3236 Bay Estates Drive is a 5,157 sq. ft home in the gated community of Burnt Pine within Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort with five bedrooms and four full baths and one half bath.

This splendid home in Burnt Pine is truly a sight to behold! With 117 feet of lake frontage and stunning views of the golf course, it's the perfect place to relax and enjoy the peace and tranquility of nature. Inside, the palatial living space offers plenty of room to entertain, with cozy nooks to curl up in and a pool terrace to soak up the sun. Whether you're looking for a place to call your primary home or second home, this home is a dream come true!

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3236 Bay Estates in Burnt Pine Sandestin Resort

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