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Reverie

SUMMER 2022

The real reason to buy the beach house.

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3 REVERIE | SUMMER 2022 BUYERS, SELLERS, INVESTORS, BUILDERS AND THEIR AGENTS 30-A | Destin | Panama City Beach Referral fees paid to licensed agents Laura Calhoun Luxury Property Specialist Corcoran Reverie NW Florida (850) 832-7620 Laura.calhoun@corcorangroup.com www.Laura.corcoranreverieproperties.com ©2022 Corcoran Group LLC. All rights reserved. Corcoran® and the Corcoran Logo are registered service marks owned by Corcoran Group LLC. Corcoran Group LLC fully supports the principles of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Each franchise is independently owned and operated. Your Beach Realtor™
Contents 20 Mala Beach Newly reimagined development in Inlet Beach offers unmatched peace and luxury. 26 Personal Stylist Angie Roberts revamps closets and lives with her business, Amazing Grey. 30 Explore the Emerald Coast Getting outside in the Sunshine State includes much more than just the beach. FEATURES IN EVERY ISSUE 6 Welcome Letter 48 Events Calendar 58 Real Estate Listings 78 Market Report Statistics

ABOUT US 10 Corcoran Reverie

The 2-year-old company is quickly making strides, from Florida's Emerald Coast to Tennessee's Music City.

Northwest Florida

People are flying south for longer than winter as the Emerald Coast grows in popularity and property.

Corcoran Reverie puts down roots in the Music City.

On the Cover Paddle for Peace at Grayton Beach. Photography by Land Air Sea Productions.

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ARTS

Maxine Orange

Local artist makes her mark at her studio-gallery in Fort Walton Beach.

AFFILIATE SPOTLIGHTS 50 Westchester County, New York

DINING

The Red Bar The legendary restaurant in Grayton Beach bounces back, better than ever. VENUES

Underwater Museum of Art A unique exhibit offers a subaquatic experience just off the South Walton coast.

The Woodlands, Texas

The suburbs of New York City offer much more than a short commute into the city. 52

The Corcoran Group’s network helps realtors like Brenda Quiroga to serve as dualaffiliated agents across states.

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Hometown Heroes

Mark Hearn and Kelly Lathem join Corcoran Reverie as full-time realtors after years in public service.

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More Than a Daydream, a Reverie

REACHING OUR DREAMS THROUGH KNOWLEDGE AND EXPANSION

There is a subtle playful elegance about the word reverie. More than a daydream, there is something about the word that allows the individual to define what it means to them, and then help others to find their reverie. That’s the thing that we want for our agents, for our company: to create an environment unlike anything that is out there; where agents thrive in their individuality but have all the resources, training and ability to grow how they want. They can live their Reverie every day.

Jacob’s and my background is steeped in development, new construction and luxury properties. We each have personally developed extensive projects, working alongside talented and respected designers and builders. This gives us a unique perspec tive to be able to help our agents — regardless of where they are in their careers.

We essentially take this other layer of Jacob’s and my experience and knowledge and apply it to training and education. Then it goes on top of the agent's personal goals and ambitions. So now their reverie gets refined and strengthened making their personal business become unlimited.

Remember to dream,

Hilary Farnum-Fasth

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When Hilary and I first partnered, we knew we wanted to grow beyond the 30A area. We knew our unique collaboration and style of brokering would be a model that could go beyond the beach. Nashville was the abso lute logical first big step for Corcoran Reverie — most Nashville residents vacation on 30A and it’s familiar with an instant connection to places like New York and California, as thousands of families and individuals are migrating to Nashville.

Now don’t get me wrong, we all love where we live, we either have lived here forever or we moved here because we wanted to live here. This area in Northwest Florida is unlike any other, offering a unique lifestyle where people can raise their families that very few places in the world can offer. People are drawn to its unspoken tran quility, unmatched beauty and small-town feel; where new dreams can take hold and genera tion after generation can come to the beach to create new opportunities for their families. Our goal has always been to present the highest level of education and service for our agents and create an even higher level of connectivity for them to be able to help clients. We feel we have absolutely created those opportunities by expanding into Nashville.

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Collaborative Team

Corcoran Reverie, Forging its Path

The Corcoran affiliate brokerage, Corcoran Reverie, is just two years into making strides since its inception in 2020. It started with two powerhouse Northwest Florida brokerages, Hilary & Reverie and 30A Realty, whose owners Hilary Farnum-Fasth and Jacob Watkins had both been in search of growth.

They saw no better opportunity than to not only merge their companies, but to become an affiliate of a leading residential real estate brokerage firm, after being invited to become one of the first affiliates in the Corcoran Group affiliate network in April 2020. Thus, Corcoran Reverie of Seagrove Beach was born; a dream realized.

Farnum-Fasth, having started her real estate career in 1997, has brought herself to a place of leadership in luxury real estate through hard work and dedication. She perfected her craft, bringing her the knowledge to hand-select top agents for her team and create a unique culture destined to change the face of real estate.

Watkins balances Farnum-Fasth’s knowledge with his years of investment, finance, leadership and construction experi ence in Florida’s real estate industry. He’s equally become a leader in luxury real estate since 2015 and has assisted clients and partners in design, construction, marketing and selling investment properties.

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While Corcoran Reverie prides itself on being a locally owned highend brokerage, they don’t shy away from growth. Since the birth of the new company, Farnum-Fasth and Watkins have expanded their reach up and down the Emerald Coast, and even across states to Tennessee.

In 2021 Corcoran Reverie merged with Real Joy properties in Destin, Florida and in 2022 they opened their third office in the historic downtown Panama City, Florida, increasing availability and service to Northwest Florida communities. In the spirit of expanding their footprint, the company continued their journey, partnering with Worth Properties in Nashville, Tennessee, marking Corcoran Reverie’s first step outside of Florida and Corcoran’s entrance into the Tennessee market.

With a 200-plus team of agents, led by Farnum-Fasth and Watkins, Corcoran Reverie holds the No. 1 office ranking in Northwest Florida based on its closed office-sales volume of

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to right: Summer Rison, Mariel Nash, Bobby Parker, Corey Birger, Hilary Farnum-Fasth, Christoffer Fasth, Jacob Watkins, Conner Morrison, Katie Bast, Libbi Cartwright, and Syndey Volkert.

over $750 million in its first year as a Corcoran affiliate, increasing that number to $1.12 billion in 2021. Not to mention their access across the entire Corcoran Group network totaling more than 160 offices and over 5,800 agents in key urban, suburban and resort markets nationwide.

The Corcoran Reverie legacy was born of the relationships cultivated over the years from Northwest Florida to the Greater Nashville area. With a passion to change the face and culture of real estate across the Southeast, Corcoran Reverie is forging a path to emerge as a company of value to the real estate industry. As a company who prides itself on its collaborative team environment coupled with strategic marketing and advertising, they are delivering the results that clients seek. With clear and effective communication as well as sharing of expertise, Corcoran Reverie holds exclusive assets

set them apart.

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“The Corcoran Reverie legacy was born of the relationships cultivated over the years from Northwest Florida to the Greater Nashville area.”
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Northwest Florida

An Enduring Appeal

THE EMERALD COAST ENRICHES LIVES

In the 1930s, when much of the country had ceased roaring, development along Northwest Florida’s Emerald Coast was stirring.

As of the middle of the decade, construction of U.S. 98 through the region was complete and, before long, the highway would be more than just a conduit linking Mobile and Panama City. It would provide ready access to newly built cottages and motels springing up along some of the world’s most beautiful beaches. Visionary businessmen were convinced that the Gulf of Mexico was a draw powerful enough to lure people in numbers from the piney woods of South Alabama to saltwater.

The Gulf invited wonder, its clarity and relative buoyancy were pleasurable and many believed that it had medicinal properties.

Over time, cottages and motels gave way to hotels and, later, resort condominiums. Gulf-front tourist corridors grew congested and stretches of the beach reserved for homes grew dramatically in value. Today, the Emerald Coast real estate market is among the hottest of the hot.

“The reasons people are moving and buying here include safety, the schools, the climate and outdoor recreation and obviously the beach,” said Hilary Farnum-Fasth of Corcoran Reverie. “The beach is first, and everything else just happens to be amazing.”

Fact is, the Gulf is still good medicine.

“Unlike any other time in our industry, we are seeing young pro fessionals move here because they can now work from anywhere,” Farnum-Fasth observed. “They're working remotely with really

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The Emerald Coast region is unique, not only for its pristine beaches, but for its coastal dune lakes, with 15 across Florida's panhandle.

good, high-paying jobs and they want to live at the beach. They want our lifestyle and they want the tax benefits of living in Florida.”

Farnum-Fasth expects that the prices of Gulf-front properties will continue to rise. The reason is simple: Scarcity equals value.

“Inventory is low, and I believe the properties that are highly desirable due to their amenities and their location are going to hold strong through this year,” Farnum-Fasth said.

Scarcity also tends to make for good investments.

“When interest rates go up, the stock market may become less appealing and people with wealth actually then put their money more into real estate,” Farnum-Fasth said. “So, the luxury-wealth market is a more protected market and it actually gives us a path for staying where we are or, even getting bigger.”

The migration by people of working age to the Emerald Coast has enlarged local economies, too, as new arrivals launch businesses in the area. Plus, the strong demand for new homes has been a boon for builders.

“The pandemic, because of the job shift, gave younger couples an opportunity to move somewhere they never would have moved before,” Farnum-Fasth said. “And it also gave them an opportunity to start businesses and create jobs for our local community.”

Added Farnum-Fasth, “New construction homes are still the most highly desired. The builders cannot build the homes quick enough to keep up with demand. I believe that trend is going to

stay true for years to come. The desire for new homes is going to continue to push pricing up for a long time.”

Fundamentally, of course, the strength of a market relates to the strength of its appeal. A golf hole that meanders along a salt marsh, a red snapper retrieved from the bottom coming into view, a sunset that intensifies anticipation for tomorrow — those experiences are timeless. 

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Nashville

Corcoran Reverie Takes on a Titan of a City

On May 18, 2022, the Corcoran Group — a 50-year real estate-veteran company with 160 offices across the country — announced that its growing affiliate brokerage, Corcoran Reverie, is expand ing to the Music City.

Corcoran Reverie, based out of Northwest Florida is welcom ing the Nashville, Tennessee, real estate brokerage, Worth Properties LLC, to the Reverie team. The announcement came proudly from Corcoran Group’s President and CEO, Pam Liebman, and Corcoran Reverie owners Hilary Farnum-Fasth and Jacob Watkins.

“Nashville and 30A have had an affinity for one another for years, so the ability to bring together our shared company culture with Janet under the wealth of the Corcoran brand is a direct reflection of the power of connectivity that is so vital to our industry,” said Farnum-Fasth.

Worth Properties, founded in 2004, has garnered a respected reputation by Nashvillians. The brokerage was recognized as a “Best Place to Work” by the Owen Business School at Vanderbilt University and the Nashville Business Journal in its inception and in several years following. With high company standards and a team that feels like family, Worth Properties will easily feel at home with Corcoran Reverie.

“I am thrilled to be moving Worth Properties to the next level of real estate services,” said Janet Jones, co-founder and presi dent of Worth Properties. “We now have access to invaluable tools and technology, and are able to further expand our client

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CORCORAN GROUP AFFILIATE EXPANDS THEIR OPERATION TO NASHVILLE, BECOMING THE OFFICIAL REAL ESTATE BROKERAGE OF THE TENNESSEE TITANS
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services with access to our Corcoran network colleagues in New York, California, Florida and beyond.”

This marks Corcoran Reverie’s third expansion in two years since joining The Corcoran Group in 2020. This growth-plan achievement broadens their reach to four Nashville area coun ties, including Davidson, Williamson, Wilson and Rutherford counties, and amasses their agent population to over 200 affili ated real estate professionals.

“Our affiliates’ accomplishments are some of our biggest pride points, and today’s announcements from Corcoran Reverie are no exception,” said Liebman.

This expansion, noteworthy enough, comes with an accom panying announcement, as Corcoran Reverie will become

the official real estate brokerage of the Tennessee Titans. This exclusive partnership will enable Corcoran Reverie to offer community support through the Titans network and the Titans Foundation program.

Already, Corcoran Reverie is gearing up to be the title spon sor of the annual Titans 5K race. The event will raise funds in support of the Titans Foundation.

The partnership will also grant Corcoran Reverie a far-reaching platform for advertisement at the Titans’ home, Nissan Stadium, as well as sponsorship opportunities for home-game community tailgates hosted by the Titans.

“I am continuously impressed and energized by Hilary, Jacob and the team’s dedication to growth, and their pursuit of opportunities as unique as this new partnership with the Titans. I have no doubt that both of these exciting advancements will open doors for our entire network as we continue to grow together,” Liebman said of Corcoran Reverie’s new expansion and partnership.

“To be able to share both this news and the fact that we have partnered with the Tennessee Titans makes this an extremely special day for our entire Corcoran Reverie team — both are endeavors that will benefit our affiliated agents, clients and overall business for years to come,” said Watkins. 

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“Nashville and 30A have had an affinity for one another for years …”

Improving Live

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Building Wells of Hope

THE SONDER PROJECT AND CORCORAN REVERIE

Clean water. Education. Food. Shelter.

As a largely affluent society, we often give little thought to how fortunate we are to have basic neces sities and access to things that make our lives com fortable and safe. For countless communities across the globe, however, what we have can be far out of reach. Organizations like The Sonder Project make it their mission to provide basic necessities for these communities, changing lives for the better.

Created in 2015 by a group of entrepreneurs from the 30A area who wanted to give back and have the greatest impact possible, The Sonder Project aims to “empower impoverished communities through high-impact, sustainable development.”

“Every person on this earth should have access to such basic needs as clean water, education and food security,” said The Sonder Project’s CEO, Chad Zibelman.

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Top right: Agness Tembo, from the community of Chimtima in Malawi, carries a bucket of water retrieved from the well completed in her community in December, 2020. Bottom left: The Sonder Project CEO, Chad Zibelman (center), pictured with Malawi education coordinator Jervas Chikombe (left) and country director Martin Nansia (right).

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“Organizations like The Sonder Project are crucial because 1 in 10 people in the world lack access to clean water, and 1 in 5 school-aged children worldwide do not attend school,” Zibelman said. “The statistics are staggering; 821 million people in the world are undernourished. We focus heavily on the communities of Africa, because the greatest disparity exists in Africa, where over 50% of the world’s extremely poor people reside.”

Zibelman believes that those who can afford to pass on good fortune should reach out to the areas in the world that need it most.

“We should be able to do so through integrity-driven, respon sible and efficient organizations that can affirm and demonstrate impact,” he said.

Trust is critical to The Sonder Project, as the nonprofit relies on private donations from individuals and businesses.

“Our base has stemmed from the 30A area where The Sonder Project was born, but we are an international organization,” Zibelman said. “We have supporters from all across the country, and we hope to be able to continue to spread the word and get more people involved in our mission to empower com munities and improve lives.”

Over the life of the organization, in fact, The Sonder Project has partnered with 39 communities to achieve significant change.

Its initiatives have included the sinking of wells that pro vided access to clean water for more than 50,000 people;

school-improvement programs that lowered dropout rates; and the creation of a solar-irrigated community farm that increased food security for over 1,200 people.

“We’ve touched over 65,000 lives and counting,” Zibelman said. Annually, The Sonder Project drills 10 to 15 wells, constructs two to three school blocks, seeks to sponsor 200 students, and supports one community farm.

With such big goals, The Sonder Project naturally encounters big challenges.

“I wish we were able to find water wherever and whenever we drilled and at a sustainable quantity,” said Zibelman. “Unfortunately, that’s simply not the case, and it sometimes takes us multiple attempts to find the quantity of water we need to ensure a viable water source.”

Overseas, Sonder staff deal with poor and sometimes impassable roads. At home, the organization faces the tall order of leading people to give to a cause that is removed from their everyday reality.

“Being headquartered in the U.S., we often get questions about why we don’t focus our work at home,” Zibelman said. “The fact of the matter is that there are plenty of wonderful organizations doing incredibly important work in our communities at home. We applaud their work and effort. For us it’s not an either-or equation. We hope supporters will find the capacity to give both locally and globally.”

Among their supporters is Corcoran Reverie.

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“Corcoran Reverie’s support is increasing access to clean water for people in our partner communities and changing lives.”

Top right: Pousdoure residents with their new well, funded through proceeds donated to The Sonder Project by Corcoran Reverie. Bottom Right: Prior to the new well, Pousdoure residents relied on open wells, which are unsanitary, dangerous and time consuming. Bottom left: Students from St. Elizabeth Primary School, in the community of Nkhundango in Malawi, gather in the school building constructed by The Sonder Project. Bottom right: Students from St. Elizabeth Primary School walk towards the school block constructed by The Sonder Project.

“Corcoran Reverie has been a huge supporter and contrib uted over $10,000 to The Sonder Project ,” Zibelman said. “Jacob Watkins, one of the co-founders of Corcoran Reverie, has been on our board of directors since the beginning and is always looking for opportunities to pay it forward.”

Corcoran Reverie held a silent auction in 2021 and donated $12,615 in proceeds that were used to provide access to clean

water for the residents of Pousdoure, a community in the West African country of Burkina Faso.

The Corcoran Reverie Christmas party also generated $12,300 that was donated to The Sonder Project for another wellbuilding project in Africa.

“There are approximately 1,500 people living in the area in and around Pousdoure, and we estimate at least 500 people are directly benefiting from the new well there every day. The com munity is also home to a primary school that has first through sixth grades and over 200 students enrolled,” Zibelman said.

“Prior to The Sonder Project well, the community either had to walk over a mile to collect water at another well or relied on open wells, which are unsanitary, dangerous and much more time-consuming. We are so appreciative of the support that the Corcoran Reverie team has provided; it increases our ability to touch more lives.”

The Sonder Project was honored at Corcoran Reverie’s annual gala this year, where the company went a step further to chal lenge their agents to donate a percentage of their commissions.

Zibelman expressed gratitude to the real estate company.

“We plan on bringing the top brokers who participate in this program to Malawi with us to experience the impact of our work firsthand,” he said.

“Corcoran Reverie’s support is increasing access to clean water for people in our partner communities and changing lives.” 

 For more information on The Sonder Project, visit thesonderproject.org.

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Memory Making

Epitome of Tranquility

MALA BEACH HOMES REFLECT THE BEST THAT NORTHWEST FLORIDA HAS TO OFFER

Mala Beach is an intimate gated collection of just seven European-style homes that offers privacy and unparalleled natural beauty. Located at Inlet Beach in Walton County, Mala Beach lies within an easy bicycle ride of Rosemary Beach and all the fine cuisine, high-end retailers and enticing events that the community has to offer.

“The name of Mala Beach is actually derived from Japamala, an ancient Sanskrit word that has been associated with medi tation and spirituality for thousands of years,” said Corcoran

Reverie listing agent Hilary Farnum-Fasth. “I honestly cannot think of a better way to describe these homes. What we have been able to do in partnership with the owners has really cre ated the epitome of tranquility.”

Jacob Watkins and Farnum-Fasth, the co-owners of Corcoran Reverie, share a deep affection for Northwest Florida and especially the communities along Scenic Highway 30A. When the opportunity to bring the stunning Mala Beach development to market arose, they jumped at the chance.

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Find tranquility in Mala Beach, whose name is derived from the Sanskrit word, Japamala, a term associated with meditation.

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Each Mala Beach home has been designed to offer a sleek and luxurious style.

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“Inlet Beach and Rosemary Beach have become a destination for those looking for some of the best dining in the world and those seeking some of the best entertainment in the South,” Watkins said. “That is something we are super proud of. We are really excited to bring properties to market in this community and give new buyers the opportunity to experience 30A and South Walton County.”

Together, Watkins and Farnum-Fasth make up Corcoran Reverie’s top-producing team. They share a refined apprecia tion for the detailing and features that their clients look for. The pair worked with a team of designers, builders and suppliers to elevate the already beautiful Mala Beach development to the pinnacle of style and luxury. They reimagined and refinished

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each Mala Beach home with touches including handmade, custom-tile backsplashes; French white oak flooring and marble countertops.

“It's really about the story behind it for us,” Farnum-Fasth said. “We connect the Mala Beach community to those gen erational families who plan to make a lot of memories with their kids and grandkids in a beautiful, comfortable setting.”

Elevators make ascending each Mala Beach home’s four stories easy for all, while social spaces on the first and fourth floors are ideal for hosting family gatherings.

On the first floor, sleek Peacock Paver flooring and wooden accents lead to a recreation room. Four palatial master suites provide both comfort and privacy; adjoining bathrooms are equipped with custom tiled showers, soaking tubs and dual vanities. Suites on the second and third floors have scenic porch views and generous walk-in wardrobes, while two bunk rooms are perfect for younger visitors. Each bunk room has four queen bunks and a detached restroom to maximize comfort for every one in the house.

The real highlight of each Mala Beach home, Watkins said, is the fourth floor. Here, vaulted ceilings and large, open-concept dining room, kitchen and living areas add up to a truly grand space. In the kitchen, natural sunlight illuminates a 10-foot kitchen island, waterfall countertops and elegant custom cabinetry. Mala Beach kitchens are all equipped with La Cornue ranges, Bertazzoni hood inserts and Sub-Zero refrigerators.

Step onto the rooftop porch, and the real reverie begins.

“The Mala homes are designed to capture the best views possible of the water,” Watkins said. “As you walk out of the great room, there is a large covered porch area with room for outdoor entertaining, and adjacent to that is the rooftop pool. So you are able to sit in the pool, enjoy that sun and also be overlooking the water. There are not many homes in the area that offer rooftop pools like this.”

The specialness of Mala Beach homes aligns with their spec tacular setting.

“I can already see families planning their day over breakfast around the kitchen island, grandparents reminiscing with a glass of wine at sunset or parents and kids pulling off their sandals for a walk along the coast,” Watkins said. “I see people coming together at Mala Beach.” 

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Rooftop pools make Mala Beach homes unique and offer the perfect setting for sunset views.
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“We connect the Mala Beach community to those generational families who plan to make a lot of memories with their kids and grandkids in a beautiful, comfortable setting.”
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Personal Stylist

Bringing Light to Closets

The late Bill Cunningham, a style chronicler and photo columnist for the New York Times, famously deemed fashion “the armor to survive the reality of everyday life.”

You likely possess at least one item of clothing that makes you feel bulletproof: a figure-flattering dress that tempts and turns heads, or a pair of stilettos that elevate your confidence as much as your stride. But, imagine if every piece of your wardrobe inspired such self-assurance …

A girl could conquer the world.

For Angie Roberts, a personal stylist in Santa Rosa Beach, that is precisely the goal. Through her business, Amazing Grey, Roberts has helped inspire dozens of professional women and aspiring entrepreneurs to chase their dreams with the power of dress.

“Amazing Grey started seven years ago in Tallahassee, where I was working in an administrative role and in desperate need of a creative outlet,” Roberts said. “I got a practical degree like I was always told to, but I wanted to be able to help people. Some may argue that fashion is self-serving, but it’s so much

more than matching skirts with blouses. Helping people find their personal style so they can walk out the door with their shoulders back — and with far more confidence than insecurity — is invaluable.”

Roberts said she caters her services to women in the business world because she knows well the nuances of professional dress and life. Women may enlist her for closet “edits” and facelifts, or sign up for the full “Sort, Shop and Style” experience.

“Everything starts in the closet, where no one wants to be because it’s dark, dirty and where we have our mental breakdowns,” Roberts laughed. “But, it’s important to roll up your sleeves and really get in there to see what you’re working with. You can’t shop without first knowing what’s there.”

TLC’s "What Not to Wear" fans will be familiar with this process, but versus a televised exposure of all your fashion crimes and hoarder tendencies, Roberts offers an intimate, nonjudgmental and cooperative approach. This is where she gets to know someone’s inhibitions, lifestyle and fashion sense, and helps identify which pieces work and those that don’t.

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Clothes make the woman? Well, they can help as indicators of her style and attitude. Here, personal stylist Angie Roberts makes a statement with a dress from Nordstrom and boots by Vince Camuto.

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Roberts said many clients are surprised at their own style evolutions, especially post-quarantine. Embracing society’s newfound love for simplicity, she is a huge believer in establishing key, foundational pieces that can be transformed with accessories. A white, chiffon blouse can be given new life with a colorful blazer and handbag one day, and a leather belt and statement jewelry the next.

Upon ascertaining the client’s tastes, Roberts collaborates with them on a “vision board” to inspire and inform shopping.

“I don’t classify style by saying, ‘Oh, she’s a romantic,’ or ‘She’s a classic,’ because style is fluid, and you can like girly dresses and studded leather jackets, too,” Roberts said. “Some people are afraid to step outside of the box because they don’t trust their own judgment, and sometimes, they may just need someone to tell them what looks good and what doesn’t.”

Roberts speaks from experience. Her own wardrobe underwent transformation after she moved from Atlanta to Watersound last year. She considers her style to be a lot more casual now, citing her love for Veja sneakers and a good pair of jeans. Locally, she loves shopping at Indigo Watercolor and BECASA, and loves “mixing the feminine with the masculine,” a la New York socialite Olivia Palermo.

For her clients at Amazing Grey, Roberts said she “sources REVOLVE and Nordstrom like it’s my job.” For activewear, Roberts tends to recommend the Vuori brand, while the FRAME Denim, PAIGE and Free People labels lend themselves to both professional and leisure modes.

After Roberts completes the shopping, she informs her clients why she selected certain pieces and teaches them how to incorporate them into their wardrobes. Roberts will then style outfits and upload photos of them to a virtual closet program for her customer’s future reference.

To expand her outreach, Roberts performs style workshops and presentations for organizations and community groups. At this writing, she has just addressed the Capital Women’s Network, a nonprofit devoted to helping women advance their careers in Tallahassee, about the importance of building a stylish wardrobe with confidence. When you’re not worried about yourself and what others might think of you, she said, you’d be surprised what all can be accomplished.

“Many of my clients come to me in times of change,” Roberts said. “They could be recently divorced, are now empty nesters or maybe they just moved and got a new job. It can be overwhelming when you walk into your closet and feel stuck.

“It’s challenging, and we get into some deep stuff during the closet editing process, but having the opportunity to be the one by their side is a big deal and not something I take for granted.” 

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On Getting Unstuck

“You are stuck because you are busy,” personal stylist Angie Roberts says of women today. “You are overwhelmed by your to-do list, and at the very bottom of your list might be shopping. So, you reach for one of the same five outfits you always wear because you at least know it works. You are stuck, and you feel incapable and unequipped to shop for your body and your lifestyle.” Roberts helps women overcome such inertia by offering services including wardrobe styling, closet facelifts and one-on-one styling assistance.

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Angie Roberts sports J. Crew loafers, PAIGE jeans, a 360 cashmere sweater and a Blank NYC leather jacket. With a smile that suggests that she is pleased with what it has to offer, Angie Roberts, above, sorts through her closet. Madewell earrings, top photo, are among her favorite accessories.

On the Coast

Soak Up the Sun

GET OUTSIDE AND EXPLORE ALL THAT NORTHWEST FLORIDA HAS TO OFFER

The climate and environment that surround the communities along Scenic Highway 30A invite participation in a myriad of outdoor activities.

HIT THE GREEN

In communities including Destin and Rosemary Beach, you are never more than a mile from the nearest golf course. South Walton County is home to some of Florida’s finest golf courses. Baytowne Golf Club in Sandestin has received a 4.5-star ranking twice from Golf Digest, while Raven Golf Club’s wetland setting offers great beauty making for memorable golf holes.

OPEN AIR DINING

Given the beachfront decks and rooftop porches at many of the area's restaurants and bars, outdoor dining is always an option on the Emerald Coast. “I love to do lunch at Bud & Alley’s on the second-floor, outdoor terrace followed by sunbathing on the beach with good music and a great book!” said Corcoran Reverie’s Laura Calhoun. “Bud & Alley’s has amazing views of the Gulf, delicious crab cakes, tuna dip and Frose. It’s also a great place to people-watch in Seaside.”

START A FIRE

Panama City Beach and Miramar Beach are both bonfire friendly, but before you gather your kindling, you’ll need to request a permit. A one-night fire permit costs $50 and can be obtained from the Panama City Beach Fire Rescue Inspection Division or the South Walton Fire District. Be sure that you keep your permit handy, steer clear of buildings and turtle nests and clean up before you head home.

HISTORY, FLORA AND FAUNA

Experience the natural beauty and history of the Emerald Coast by visiting one of the region's many state parks. Travel through time at Eden Gardens State Park, the site of the regal 19th century Wesley Homestead, or take a walking tour of undeveloped coastline at Henderson Beach State Park, Camp Helen State Park, Grayton Beach State Park or Topsail Hill Preserve State Park.

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GO FOR A RIDE

Bicycle trails along 30A are the perfect place to set out on two wheels. Bike rental businesses are sprinkled along the highway and cater to cyclists of all ages and skill levels. Northwest Florida is home to some of the most beautiful trails in the state. Among the most popular is the Timpoochee Trail, an 18.6-mile stretch of mostly flat, paved pathways that flank many of the area’s vast dune lakes. Named after an Euchee Native American chief, the Timpoochee Trail runs the entire length of 30A.

HIT THE COURT

Communities along 30A offer dozens of tennis and pickleball courts and opportunities for lessons, league play and friendly competition. “Tennis is a sport for life and is offered abundantly in our area,” said Corcoran Reverie’s Kim Hatley. She prefers to show off her skills at Rosemary Beach Racquet Club, which is ranked among the world’s top 75 tennis destinations by Tennis Resorts Online, but Panama City Beach, Watercolor, Seaside and Alys Beach are also hot spots for racketeers.

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Top left: Burnt Pine Golf Course at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. Top center: Views from the deck at Bud & Alley's in Seaside. Top right: Bike trails are plentiful along 30A. Bottom right: Hit the courts at Watersound Beach Club.

FIND FARM FRESH FUN

Farming is a way of life in the Panhandle, but you don’t need to know your way around a tractor to enjoy the simple beauty of the harvest. “One of my favorite outdoor activities and tradi tions is going up to the local farms for strawberry and pumpkin patch picking,” said Corcoran Reverie’s Kersten Bowman “It is so fun for the whole family, and they have several activities like tractor and hayrides, petting zoos, corn mazes, zip lines as well as ice cream at each farm for the months of April and October.”

GET ON THE WATER

Destin Harbor is a must-visit destination for boat enthusiasts, anglers and adventure-seekers. Here, some 20 charter fish ing companies can help you reel in an impressive catch, while businesses including Destin Harbor Pontoon Rental can make you a captain for the day. See dolphins and other wildlife on various excursions or live out your Jolly Roger fantasy aboard Buccaneer Pirate Cruise’s pirate ship. Need a break from the salt water? The coastal dune lakes in South Walton are perfect for paddle boarding.

JOIN THE FESTIVITIES

You would be hard pressed to find a weekend with nothing on the 30A events

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calendar. Sample wine, bourbons and barbecue at Alys Beach’s annual 30A Wine Festival, or savor mouthwatering eats at the Sandestin Gumbo Festival or Watercolor’s Harvest Wine and Food Festival. Music lovers flock to Panama City Beach each year for the Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam, while would-be seafarers go full pirate at the Billy Bowlegs Festival in Fort Walton Beach. The ArtsQuest Fine Arts Festival in Miramar Beach, Destin’s Festival of the Arts and the Watercolor Film Festival provide opportuni ties to connect with the Emerald Coast’s thriving arts scene.

VISIT THE FARMERS MARKETS

From tomatoes to tamales to fresh cut flowers, farmers markets make for an idyllic weekend activity for the whole family. Known collectively as the 30A Farmers Markets, there are four major farmers markets scat tered across the area. The Watersound Town Center Farmers Market, located north of Alys Beach, is known for its food trucks and live music almost as much as it is for its fresh meats and produce. In Sandestin, the Grand Boulevard Farmers Market offers seafood, cheese and home made soaps every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Niceville’s Florida Community Farmers Market at Palm Plaza and the original 30A Farmers Market in Rosemary Beach attract throngs every weekend. 

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House Odds

Flip or Rehab?

CARLY AND JOEY SOSTHEIM CAREFULLY ASSESS PROPERTIES’ POTENTIAL

Thanks to HGTV pros like Christina, Tarik and the Property Brothers, house flip ping has become a national passion. But a creative Emerald Coast couple has come up with their own take on this kind of entrepreneurship.

Carly and Joey Sostheim are making their mark with an annual goal to flip one house and rehab several others that will become permanent rentals.

It’s a formula that has worked well for them in the past three years. Carly, a busy Realtor with Corcoran Reverie in Seagrove Beach, Florida, said that originally their intent was rehabbing rather than flipping, but sometimes a property lends itself better to the latter.

“Once you run through the numbers, you’ll know whether this is a potential permanent rental or a property to be flipped,” she said.

Carly and Joey didn’t come from interior design or construc tion backgrounds. In fact, Carly learned her love for real estate through these rehabs of old homes, only then did she decide to switch career paths and become a licensed real estate agent with Corcoran Reverie.

“I found my calling. I found what I was made for. Whether it’s making an old home pretty again to keep as a rental or selling it to a new family we get to call neighbors, I love all aspects of real estate and I’ve found my place in life,” said Carly.

There’s another facet to the Sostheims’ choices of homes to grace with their tender, loving care. They have limited their search to the Cove and St. Andrews, two charming, historic neighbor hoods in Panama City, Florida.

Joey, Carly and their two kids live in the Cove and, from the very begin ning, it was one of their goals to make it a better neighborhood.

“There were sad and abandoned properties that had been damaged by Hurricane Michael,” Carly said. “We wanted to bring them back.”

The couple began riding around on their golf cart looking for damaged and run-down properties.

“Then we would search for owners, write letters and make calls to find somebody who’d sell to us,” Carly explained. “Finally, we found an owner willing to sell and she ended up want ing us to buy three properties, not just the one we had our eyes on. Talk about jumping in feet first!”

For the entrepreneurs, things took off from there. They would spend long hours in the day jobs they held at the time, then come home only to keep working — includ ing many late night trips to Lowe’s. Carly took on the design of the projects while Joey took on the role of managing the process and people.

Currently, Carly and Joey are busy with a true flip. It’s a 1,500-square-foot property on a rare half an acre, across from a park and with water views. They are adding 1,000 square feet and expect to put it up for sale by the end of the year. “We’ve always been fond of Bunkers Cove Road and this location. When we had the opportunity to bring this home back to life, we jumped on it,” said Carly.

The Sostheims have found that the right location and the correct budget are vital to a successful flip.

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Carly Sostheim, house flipper and Corcoran Reverie agent, leans into classic, timeless designs with a focus on trends.

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“Of course, your investment should be in a neighborhood that will attract buyers,”Carly said. “Buyers love community parks and playgrounds, for example. One thing holds true with all things real estate — location is key. So always buy in a desir able location where you know your value will appreciate. As for the budget, have a reliable contractor help you set a rehab budget and then add 30% for contingency. You never know what surprises will hit you, especially in an older home.”

Carly and Joey like to focus on the guts of the house, including big ticket items such as plumbing, electrical and heating, ventilation and air conditioning. “Joey gives me his budget for all of these items before I get my budget for all the pretty things like light ing, countertops, etc. We like to focus on kitchens and baths,” she said. “They sell houses.”

Carly also recommends that flippers add landscaping to their priorities as the pandemic has increased homeown ers’ interest in outdoor living spaces. “Porches, patios and great gardens are in high demand,” Carly said.

She noted that big moves don’t have to break the budget. “At one project, we had to get rid of an old asphalt driveway,” she said. “We had it torn apart in large pieces and up-cycled into a walkway with pebbles surround ing the slabs. It looked great and saved us a lot of money.”

All those TV flipping shows have underscored what a difference good design makes, and Carly said that it’s her favorite part of the process.

“I get to pick the pretty stuff,” said Carly, “while Joey works full time handling our properties, seeking new opportunities, working with contractors, etc. I lean towards classic, timeless design, but I still keep trends in mind.”

Carly said that light-colored floors are on trend and can make a room feel more spacious.

Warm wood tones are trending, too, and Carly finds them to be “very hot for kitchens.”

“Think of a wood island, a wood built-in pantry, one wall of wood cabinets,” she said.

Her views are shared by such authoritative groups as the National Association of Home Builders and the National Kitchen

Carly enjoys getting to "pick the pretty stuff," noting that light-colored floors are on trend, making any room feel spacious.

& Bath Association. Both conducted consumer surveys following the pan demic and found surprises.

Porches came out on top as the “most wanted feature,” followed closely by walk-in pantries. For the first time in years, larger homes made the wanted list, with consumers indicating a need for flex rooms for working at home, in-law suites or home schooling. The NKBA survey showed a preference for larger islands, refrigerators and freezers, better ventilation and handsfree faucets, appliances and toilets.

To the delight of flippers and rehab bers everywhere, both associations and numerous think tanks concluded that the pandemic has made at-home comfort more important than ever.

The Sostheims agree.

“When Covid forced families to live together 24/7, they dis covered needs that weren’t obvious before,” Carly said. “They are now much more aware of what makes a house a home.”

Carly and Joey went into flipping and rehabbing homes for long-term investments in search of financial freedom, but have since found it to be a true passion for the whole family.

“Our kids, Gray and Finley, are so into what we do,” Carly said. “They visit the sites to check out the progress, and Finley loves to help me pick out tile. She’s forever finding Instagram ideas for me. And it’s so fun for them to be a part of their future, their investments — because we invest for them.” 

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Experience

An Enduring Icon

THE REBUILT RED BAR HAS RETAINED ITS ENDEARING SOUL

When my husband, Oli Petit, and his brother Phillipe opened Red Bar’s doors to the Grayton Beach community on Super Bowl weekend in 1995, we all knew that they had created something special — a place that people would want to visit, time and again. They dreamed of giving people an experience that would be unique and unforgettable and make Red Bar a destination. That dream came true with every detail of our beloved restaurant.

Incredible food, nightly live music and its burlesque vibe com bine to make the Red Bar a special place. When "The Truman Show" was filmed along Scenic Highway 30A, many stars began visiting, and Red Bar became a go-to place for celebrities.

Now, celebrities hang out for dinner or sit at the bar almost every week. Kenny Chesney named one of his albums after something he heard at Red Bar, Luke Bryan and Brian Kelly both filmed music videos in our place and a documentary on blues music, produced by Mick Jagger, was filmed here — the

drummer for our Red Bar Jazz Band was the great Jabo Starks, James Brown’s drummer.

Red Bar is where celebrities mingle with locals and tourists and just relax and get away from swarming fans or media. We think that’s because everyone on 30A feels like they’re a star, as well — and we absolutely love that. People feel completely relaxed in our atmosphere, and it doesn’t matter who you are because you always feel welcome at Red Bar. It’s like a family here — even if there’s a three-hour wait.

Over the past 27 years, we’ve become known for our black ened grouper and phenomenal crab cakes. We also win awards for our Red Bar Bloody Mary, but all of our food and drinks are delicious. Because we like to keep things simple, we have very few items on the menu, which is written on a blackboard car ried to the table by our servers. Everything we make has a wow factor, and our giant portions are one of our claims to fame.

Nearly three decades in, we’ve clearly proven that we are a landmark for the area — even after a fire that destroyed our

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building in February 2019. How exactly the fire started is still a mystery, even after three years. The building was constructed in 1937 and had a variety of different workings and wirings in its walls.

As tragic and hard to believe as the fire was, we knew that there was no choice but to rebuild. How could we not? The County Commission even held a special meeting the day of the fire in front of the burning restaurant to vote and make sure that we would be rebuilt without having to deal with planning and zoning issues. We were so humbled to be considered such a hugely important icon for our community.

Over the next 18 months, we rebuilt Red Bar exactly as it was — with the exception of

proper wiring and much better bathrooms. It was a change that everyone noticed and greatly appreciated. On July 15, 2020, we celebrated our grand re-opening.

Our soul is unchanged. We have a culture that welcomes you to come as you are; where every one knows everyone, and no one is a stranger. After the fire, all of our employees returned. Anyone who has been coming to Red Bar for years will always see a familiar face because we have employees who have been with us over 20 years. We are deeply grateful to our Red Bar family — they are the true heroes for making this machine run every single day. Through fire, through pandemics, through whatever comes our way, we will be here. 

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Red Bar keeps it simple with their chalkboard menu. The Grayton Beach staple is well-known to community members and celebrities alike.

Public Spaces

A Subaquatic Art Gallery

THE UNDERWATER MUSEUM OF ART OFFERS A UNIQUE ATTRACTION ALONG 30A

America’s first Underwater Museum of Art (UMA), created in 2018, lies in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Grayton Beach State Park on 30A in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida.

In 2018, Time Magazine named it one of the World’s Greatest Places. The permanent sculpture exhibit, which lies at a depth of 58 feet, is the perfect blend of creativity, eco-tourism and environmentalism. Within an hour of deployment, schools of fish were seen swarming the sculptures.

This public space, which is less than a mile off the South Walton coast, is free of charge for all visitors and was formed in a collaboration between the Cultural Arts Alliance (CAA) of

Walton County and the South Walton Artificial Reef Association (SWARA), with initial support from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Alys Foundation and Visit Florida.

Each year since 2018, a juried selection of sculptures, created by artists throughout the world, are added to the UMA. The featured artworks form an artificial reef which will attract marine life, divers, boaters and kayakers for years to come.

There are currently 25 sculptures on the permitted one-acre patch of seabed. In the summer of 2022, ten additional sculp tures will be added. This eco-tourism exhibit will not only attract divers and art lovers from around the globe, it will also create a habitat for local marine life as well as provide marine scientists,

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The Underwater Museum of Art is free and open to the public, conveniently located just a mile off of the South Walton coast.

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ecologists and students an opportunity to study marine life within the Gulf of Mexico’s artificial reef ecosystem.

“The purpose is for them to become part of the environment, enhancing it and stimulating the ecosystem,” said Jennifer Steele, the executive director of the CAA of Walton County.

For anyone wanting an up close and personal tour of the museum, it can be accessed by scuba diving. For those not scuba certified, you can access the museum by snuba, which is the perfect cross between snorkeling and scuba diving. While breathing through an easy-to-use regulator that is connected to an air supply that floats comfortably at the water’s surface, snuba allows you to explore a 3D underwater world you simply can’t enjoy through snorkeling alone.

If you would rather not dive “under the sea” to tour the sculptures, videos and pictures of each piece of art can be found on the Underwater Museum of Art website, umafl.org/media-gallery.

The art is diverse and ranges from a skull, deer, pineapple, mermaid,

A juried selection of sculptures are added to the museum each year. This year, 10 new artworks will be added to the underwater exhibit.

octopus, cactus, dandelion, diamond, honeycomb, seahorse, guitar, shipwreck, seashell and many other unique expressions.

In 2017, the CAA and SWARA sent out an international “call to artists” for consideration in the 2018 inaugural undersea installation. Four options of art media were allowed for the sculptures: concrete, limestone, stainless steel and aluminum.

Each sculpture featured in the museum is attached to a base. Combined, each installation weighs approximately 6,000 pounds. Seven sculpture designs were initially selected by a jury and included local artists such as Justin Gaffery and Allison Wickey. New sculptures are added each year. 

An international “call to artists,” for anyone interested in submitting sculptures for consideration to the juried art exhibit, can be found at umafl.org. For more information on the Cultural Arts Alliance of Walton County, visit their website at www.culturalartsalliance.com

 GPS coordinates of the center of the museum (SWARA Skull) are Latitude N 30 18.754 Longitude W 86 09.522

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Local Artist, Maxine Orange, partnered with Corcoran Reverie to create a mural that speaks to the lifestyle of South Walton.

Expression

An Artist of Many Facets

MAXINE ORANGE SHARES HER CREATIVE SPACE WITH OTHERS

For Maxine Orange, a passion for fashion became a devotion to art.

Orange, the owner and artist in residence at her namesake studio in Fort Walton Beach, earned a degree in graphic design from the University of Alabama. Later living in New York and California, she dabbled in graphic design, fashion and even service industry work, before finding her path as an artist.

In California, Orange worked for seven years as a graphic designer for Quicksilver, doing design work for brands including Roxy and DC shoes.

She would eventually get into abstract painting, but said the knowledge she gained from her schooling and work experi ences still informs what she does as an artist and entrepreneur.

Toward the end of her college days, Orange began dabbling in fashion. She came across a canvas painting a friend had set aside.

Orange had been taking a sewing class and made a skirt out of the painted canvas. But it was the matching purse she decided to add in as a special touch that won everyone over. Suddenly, people were asking for their own painted-canvas purses. Their interest led Orange back to her love of painting, and she decided to create her own abstract fashion prints.

This project followed her from New York to California. Orange made a small business out of the purses. During a production meeting, she realized that what she was doing was more than fashion; it was art.

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Orange is an artist of many expressions, but she enjoys the rush of paint on canvas in a live setting.

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She recalls that a production colleague told her, “This is an art project. You’re not a fashion designer, you’re an artist, and this is going to be one of the first of many things you do.”

The conversation changed Orange’s perspective on herself and would prove true. She is always changing, evolving and expanding her artistic reach.

“I think now I’m more open to letting my intuition lead the way, and I’ve learned to trust myself in things that seem intimi dating,” she said.

With her gallery, Orange has created a base for local artists. “There is definitely room for all of us to succeed,” she said. “We’re all doing things that are unique and different. The community that’s been created by just this space being here is amazing.”

With several events under her belt and several more upcoming, the gallery has been a success since its opening in December 2021.

“I feel like it’s a good home base for me, the Maxine Orange head quarters,” Orange joked.

Settled in at her base, Orange has grown her artistic range to include abstract bridal portraits. She portrays the bride and groom or a scene from a wedding. She worked for a time from photos, but has since begun attending weddings and doing the work on site.

Orange said she loves live settings. The pressure of the moment inspires her to move quickly and unques tioningly to create a contemporary record of the occasion.

Orange explained that her approach to abstract bridal portraits speaks to the trials of mar riage. While looking at them from a distance, you may see only beauty and happiness, but a closer inspection reveals tiny flaws and jagged edges.

“When I ship off a painting to the couple, I always write them a letter,” Orange said. “I always say I hope it is a blessing in your home, and just remember that all the imperfections add up to perfection.”

Orange enjoys her commissioned work, but said that she loves to unwind with some “doodle painting.” She disconnects and dumps jumbled thoughts onto the canvas.

“I just like to turn the brain off, just get loose and see where things go. I’m not married to any one particular thing,” she said.

Increasingly, she has gotten into painting murals. She did some simple signage first, then went on to larger projects including the murals at the boardwalk on Okaloosa Island as well as Corcoran Reverie’s new mural.

Corcoran Reverie supplied Orange with direction for the mural. But, while mocking up some ideas, she landed on another approach. Not surprisingly, the real estate company loved it, and it wasn’t long before her vision came to fruition.

The mural depicts a beach sky and waves with “Live South Walton” spelled out in Orange’s creative fashion, each letter taking the form of an aspect of the Emerald Coast. A bright and shiny sun forms an “O” with the Corcoran Reverie logo inside, an “H” is painted to appear as if it were made from boardwalk planks and a “T” is shaped as a beach umbrella. Each letter speaks to South Walton.

The mural was revealed as part of Corcoran Reverie’s grand opening celebration, much anticipated after a year-long wait due to COVID-19. The mural was the centerpiece of the event, both in full form as well as in a replicated canvas painting done live at the party and auctioned off.

“Just working with that amazing company, having Corcoran Reverie as a partner … the houses that they sell, the Realtors that work with them, it’s all top notch,” Orange said.

Current and upcoming projects for Orange include a whimsical and colorful canvas painting of butterflies as well as several murals, including one for Madison’s Boutique, a trailer that will be located in the downtown food truck space in Fort Walton Beach.

Meanwhile, she’s juggling a slew of commissions for wedding season as well as several pop-up events at her gallery-studio. Who knows? She might even bring back the painted-canvas purse. 

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“When I ship off a painting to the couple, I always write them a letter. I always say I hope it is a blessing in your home, and just remember that all the imperfections add up to perfection.”
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Events Area

AUGUST–NOVEMBER | 2022

AUGUST

AUGUST 12–13

Tomato Art Fest

Five Points

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE tomatoartfest.com

AUGUST 18–SEPTEMBER 18

Shakespeare in the Park

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE nashvilleshakes.org

AUGUST 19–20

Defy Film Festival

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE defyfilmfestival.com

AUGUST 20

Paddle at the Park Henderson Beach State Park

DESTIN, FLORIDA paddleatthepark.com

AUGUST 24

The 15th Annual Academy of Country Music Honors

Ryman Auditorium

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE acmcountry.com

SEPTEMBER

SEPTEMBER 1–5

Live on the Green

Public Square Park NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE liveonthegreen.com

SEPTEMBER 2–4

Perfect Hues: Baytowne Art & Food Fest

The Village of Baytowne Wharf MIRAMAR BEACH, FLORIDA baytownewharf.com

PIRATES OF THE HIGH SEAS FEST

SEPTEMBER 13–17

Americanafest: The Americana Music Festival & Conference NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE americanamusic.org

SEPTEMBER 29–OCTOBER 1 Nashville Whiskey Festival Omni Hotel Nashville NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE nashvillewhiskeyfestival.com

SEPTEMBER 29–OCTOBER 5 Nashville Film Festival

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE nashvillefilmfestival.org

SEPTEMBER 30–

OCTOBER 2

PCB SandJam Music Fest

PANAMA CITY BEACH, FLORIDA sandjamfest.com

OCTOBER

OCTOBER 1–31

Destin Fishing Rodeo

DESTIN, FLORIDA destinfishingrodeo.org

OCTOBER 1

Celebrate Nashville Cultural Festival Centennial Park NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE celebratenashville.org

OCTOBER 3–9

Pirates of the High Seas Fest Pier Park

PANAMA CITY BEACH, FLORIDA visitpanamacitybeach.com

OCTOBER 6–9

Nashville Oktoberfest Germantown NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE thenashvilleoktoberfest.com

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AMERICANAFEST

OCTOBER 7–8

The 14th Annual Baytowne Wharf Beer Festival

The Village of Baytowne Wharf MIRAMAR BEACH, FLORIDA baytownebeerfestival.com

OCTOBER 7–9

Destin

Seafood Festival

Destin Harbor DESTIN, FLORIDA destinseafoodfest.com

OCTOBER 13–16

Harvest Wine Festival

WATERCOLOR, FLORIDA harvestwineandfood.com

OCTOBER 14–15

Jack Daniel’s World Championship Invitational Barbecue

Jack Daniel Distillery LYNCHBURG, TENNESSEE jackdaniels.com

OCTOBER 14–16

The 34th Annual Southern Festival of Books

NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE sofestofbooks.org

OCTOBER 14–16

Panama City Beach Oktoberfest

Aaron Bessant Park

PANAMA CITY BEACH, FLORIDA pcboktoberfest.com

OCTOBER 15

Eggs on the Beach MIRAMAR BEACH, FLORIDA eggsonthebeach.com

OCTOBER 15

Best of the Emerald Coast Grand Boulevard at Sandestin

MIRAMAR BEACH, FLORIDA emeraldcoastmagazine.com

OCTOBER 15

Tennessee Beer, Wine & Shine Festival

Two Rivers Mansion NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE tnbeerfestival.com

OCTOBER 18

Gospel Music Association Dove Awards Lipscomb University Allen Arena BRENTWOOD, TENNESSEE doveawards.com

OCTOBER 21–22

Alys Beach Crafted

ALYS BEACH, FLORIDA alysbeachcrafted.com

OCTOBER 22

Bloody Mary Festival

The Market Shops at Sandestin MIRAMAR BEACH, FLORIDA themarketshops.com

OCTOBER 29–30

Mattie Kelly Festival of the Arts

DESTIN, FLORIDA mkaf.org

OCTOBER 27–29

South Walton Celebrity Golf Classic

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort MIRAMAR BEACH, FLORIDA southwaltoncelebritygolf classic.com

OCTOBER 21

Fore Her Golf Outing

Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort MIRAMAR BEACH, FLORIDA foreher.org

NOVEMBER

NOVEMBER 4–5

MountainFilm on Tour

Watercolor Marina Park and Amphitheater WATERCOLOR, FLORIDA mountainfilm.org

IRONMAN FLORIDA

NOVEMBER 5

IRONMAN Florida

PANAMA CITY BEACH, FLORIDA ironman.com

NOVEMBER 5 Rosemary Beach Uncorked

ROSEMARY BEACH, FLORIDA rosemarybeachuncorked.com

NOVEMBER 10–13

13th Annual Seeing Red Wine Festival SEASIDE, FLORIDA seeingredwinefestival.com

NOVEMBER 12

Half Shells on the Harbor HarborWalk Village DESTIN, FLORIDA harborwalkvillage.com

NOVEMBER 24

30A 10K Thanksgiving Day Race

ROSEMARY BEACH, FLORIDA 30a10k.com

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SUBURBIA RICH IN HISTORY

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, NEW YORK

Westchester County, New York, the greater area served by Corcoran Legends Realty, is a community embedded in the history of New York City industry moguls and elites. But for Corcoran Legends Realty broker and owner Marcene Hedayati — and for many community members alike — it’s just home and an ideal place to live or to raise a family.

“I grew up in Westchester … I have a large family who still resides here. I can’t imagine living anywhere else,” said Hedayati.

With close proximity to New York City — just an hour or less drive, even in today’s bustling commute — the area became popular for the city’s elites of the past, including the Rockefellers, Vanderbilts and Goulds. Now, many of these famed family estates have become historic sites, serving the community as places to tour and explore the grounds with lush gardens or scenic views.

Hedayati said that being near the city has always been a selling point in the area, but today, buyers are most

interested in the school districts. With a number of pri vate schools, Hackley being the most prominent, and an impressive public school system, the county has proved itself worthy as a family-friendly community.

Also high on the checklist for luxury buyers in the area are amenities. Of course, for many that means having at their fingertips access to pools, tennis courts, golf courses and spas. All of this is made easy with a membership to one of the many area clubs available to the community, including Westchester Country Club, Tamarack Country Club and Lake Isle Country Club, among others.

Westchester County and its surrounding areas have a lot to offer to today’s luxury buyers, but the pandemic has created an even greater desire for comforts within the home. Hedayati said that she’s seen a growing demand in the area for move-in-ready, upgraded homes. “I think they really want to hit the ground running and enjoy their new lifestyle rather than spending time fixing things up,” she said, adding that design trends are leaning to “sleeker, simpler designs.”

She said, too, that the increase in remote workers has created a demand for home-office spaces, but larger spaces, in general, aren’t necessarily important. “I feel they almost want smaller but smarter and wisely designed to accommodate their lifestyle.” And the same goes for their backyard desires — smaller acreages with well-designed outdoor living spaces, including pools, patios and outdoor kitchens, are key.

Bringing a client to a place they can call home is impor tant to Hedayati, who recognizes that “for the consumer … residential real estate is an emotional purchase and one of the most important transactions a person makes

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in their life. How they feel about who they are working with and the overall ethos of the company representing them can make all the difference in the world.”

She believes that the Corcoran Group offers that peace of mind to the client, and that the broadening network “has gone beyond the borders of single, independent offices and has assembled a network of like-minded agents, creating a culture that empowers and enriches each of its participants.”

Corcoran agents can appreciate the connections amid what Hedayati referred to as the “new phenomenon” of New York City as a feeder for real estate across the coun try. “It has to do with the shift in the way we work, more

remotely, allowing for what were secondary markets now to become primary markets.”

This shift has opened up markets all over the country, something that the extensive Corcoran network is pre pared for. “It means that we can provide excellent hyperlocal service wherever a buyer or seller wants to move to or from,” she said.

For Hedayati, the personal affiliate-to-affiliate connec tions serve as “a testament to the culture that promotes personal relationships above all,” relationships that enable Corcoran agents to easily and seamlessly refer cli ents across brokerages, from New York City to Nashville, Houston to Northwest Florida and beyond. 

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BOOTS TO BEACHES

THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS

The Corcoran Group, with its network of affiliate offices, has a nationwide reach enabling the business to effectively serve people who are living, working and recharging in multiple loca tions that may include New York City, Nashville, Houston and Northwest Florida.

As a dual-affiliated agent, Brenda Quiroga serves as a bridge between markets.

Quiroga is based at The Woodlands, Texas, affiliate office, Corcoran Ferester. While The Woodlands is her hometown, she has an affinity for the Emerald Coast, so it made sense for her to be part of The Corcoran Group and to work with both Corcoran Reverie and Corcoran Ferester.

“I love the boutique feel of Corcoran Ferester coupled with the powerhouse luxury brand of The Corcoran Group,” Quiroga said. “The Corcoran Group has so many cutting-edge tools to offer that it makes my life easier.”

Quiroga has found that many Texas residents are eager to own a piece of sugar-sand real estate along the Gulf Coast.

“I see so many 30A stickers on vehicles in The Woodlands,” Quiroga said. “I know so many people who come to the area, and they realize it makes sense to own something to enjoy and receive rental income, and meanwhile, the property appreciates in value.”

The Woodlands, a master-planned community less than an hour north of downtown Houston was ranked as the No. 1 city to live in the U.S. by Niche.com in 2022. The ranking is based on community schools, the housing market and neighborhood diversity.

Quiroga described the area as “a livable forest” comprising 28,000 wooded acres. The community offers 220-plus miles of hiking and biking trails, more than 130 parks and nine golf courses.

Quiroga enjoys “bike riding on the trails and strolling along the waterway,” and frequents the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, where she attends festivals and concerts.

“I’ve seen some of the best performers from Elton John, to Tony Bennett to Kenny Chesney,” she said.

Residents also enjoy kayaking and paddle boarding on Lake Woodlands, and dining and shopping at the Woodlands Mall and the Market Shops.

As much as Quiroga loves the community feel of The Woodlands, she finds a change of scenery to be refresh ing. She splits her time between The Woodlands and Northwest Florida as dictated by client needs.

“It was a no-brainer for me to streamline my Texas and Florida business under the Corcoran brand,” Quiroga said. “Working with Corcoran Reverie made me realize what I had been missing all along. The support and encourage ment from this dynamic group is overwhelming.” 

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Mark Hearn and Kelly Lathem are a force to be reck oned with at Corcoran Reverie. Both are leaving jobs in unrelated fields to become full-time real estate agents with the company. Hearn worked

for 10 years as a police officer, and Lathem spent four years teaching elementary school and six years teaching middle school. As siblings-in-law, and given their shared experiences as community servants, they make for an ideal collaboration.

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Hometown
PHOTOS BY FOCUS IMAGING (MARK AND KELLY), MORGANN STAMBAUGH PHOTOGRAPHY (KELLY) AND COURTESY OF KELLY LATHEM (TEACHER PHOTO)

KELLY LATHEM

Q: What makes you passionate about working for Corcoran Reverie?

KL: Corcoran Reverie gives me the opportunity to collaborate and learn from some of the best agents in the business. It has a phenomenal administration and professional development staff. I love taking part in all of the training and strategic growth opportunities Corcoran Reverie has to offer.

Q: How has teaching impacted you?

KL: I’ve gained a wealth of knowledge over the past 10 years in the classroom. I’ve been fortunate enough to serve in different teaching roles and leadership capacities, but the best and most impactful part must be the lasting relationships I’ve built with my students and their families over the years.

Q: You won the Teacher of the Year award in 2020. What led you to that accomplishment?

KL: I have to attribute a lot of what led me there to the educators that came before me. I grew up around two of the most amazing teachers — my late grandmother Marcia and my aunt Gail. As a child, I watched them pour everything they had into their students to help them be successful and pursue their dreams. I knew I wanted to do the same. I poured countless hours of dedication, hard work, understanding, counseling and patience into giving my students the best educational experience possible — and it paid off.

Q: What inspired you to move from the teaching profession to working in real estate?

KL: Honestly, it was one of the hardest decisions I’ve ever made. But I realized that I, like my students, could pursue my dreams. Real estate was an opportunity

for me to take a career risk, learn something new and build relationships with people from all over the world — all while helping them find something that was purposeful and meaningful to them. I definitely wasn’t going to let that opportunity pass me by.

Q: What makes you and Hearn a great team?

KL: We share a very similar work ethic. We have our own strengths that we bring to the table each day, so we balance each other out really well. We also share a love for learning and helping others, so it only seemed fitting that we would join forces together in real estate.

Q: If you were shopping for a Realtor, what are the qualities that you would look for?

KL: Someone who has a welcoming personality that is easy to communicate with. Communication is key in this business. Buying or selling a home can be a very personal experience. I would want to work with someone reliable, trustworthy and knowledgeable of the profession.

Q: What special advantages or challenges does working as a realtor on the Emerald Coast present?

KL: There are so many beautiful parts of the Emerald Coast that I think it’s both a special advantage

and the biggest challenge trying to help your clients decide which part of the coast they’d like to make their own.

Q: To what extent do you find yourself dealing with buyers who are departing other areas of the country and are moving to our area, given the opportunity to work remotely?

KL: Quite a bit, actually. Buyers from other places have caught on to our secret that we have the world’s most beautiful beaches, so getting an opportunity to move and work here is a dream that they are making a reality.

Q: What is your favorite thing about living and working in the Emerald Coast area?

KL: Without a doubt, the welcoming atmosphere of people, the warm Florida sun and beautiful ocean views. Having a moment to soak in the sun and listen to the waves crash, while making calls to clients or typing up contracts, it’s a dream come true! 

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MARK HEARN

Q: What makes you passionate about working for Corcoran Reverie?

MH: The energy that the Corcoran Reverie family brings is unlike anything I have ever experienced before. Everyone, from leadership to new agents, exudes positivity, forward thinking and supports one another.

Q: How has working in law enforcement shaped you as a person?

MH: I spent roughly half of my lawenforcement career as a supervisor. The responsibility that comes along with that is both humbling and maturing. On a given shift, I could have as many as 12 officers who relied on me for everything they needed. Having to perform through that pressure over time has made me a pretty strong critical thinker.

Q: What was your greatest accom plishment as a police officer?

MH: I recovered a 2-year-old, who had been kidnapped in another state a few months prior. I did a traffic stop on a car and through running their information, I learned that the car and occupants were possibly involved in the case. After confirming the information, we were able to safely remove the child. She was in pretty bad shape; they had been living in the car and hadn’t bathed in quite some time. I was glad to have her back to safety. You hear these stories, but it was really powerful to be a part of that. That was my proudest moment.

Q: What inspired you to move from law enforcement to working in real estate?

MH: When I got into real estate in 2017, I planned to eventually make the transition. By 2022, I had advanced quite a bit within the police department,

and the work had become more demanding. I was sacrificing sleep, dinners at home, date nights and holidays. It began to take a physical toll on me. But I wasn’t ready to give up on serving my community. When I learned about Corcoran Reverie’s contribution to many local and global causes, the answer became clear — I just found a new way to serve.

Q: How will being a former police officer impact your real estate career?

MH: Being a police officer gave me a great sense of accountability and integrity. Years of having to defend cases in court made me extremely detail oriented. I also spent years as a supervisor, reviewing reports and case files. As a result, I’m really particular about contracts and the verbiage used in written agreements, and I use that knowledge now to my advantage when serving my clients with their real estate deals.

Q: What makes you and Lathem a great team?

MH: I think we really complement one another. We bring different strengths and experiences that give us a very well-rounded perspective and approach to everything we do. Working together eliminates most scheduling conflicts; bringing flexibility to our clients is something we really pride ourselves on.

Q: If you were shopping for a Realtor, what are the qualities that you would look for?

MH: I think the biggest thing is responsiveness. Both with the clients and other agents. I also think punctuality and attentiveness are really important in this market. Find an agent who stays on top of the information and the paperwork. This is especially important for buyers. You need someone who can get the information to you and get your offer to the sellers as soon as possible.

Q: What special advantages or challenges does working as a Realtor on the Emerald Coast present?

MH: The Emerald Coast sells itself, we’re just here to write it up. The challenge is the competition in our market right now. It can be difficult to keep up with such a fluid inventory. But it’s exciting for our community to be growing.

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30A Florida

INLET BEACH

Paradise by the Sea

170 PARADISE BY THE SEA BOULEVARD

INLET BEACH, FL 32461 $10,000,000 | MLS 893773

This newly constructed retreat nestled within the private gates of the Paradise by the Sea community provides the framework for the epitome of luxury coastal living. Spanning three distinct levels of masterfully designed living space, this home totals more than 7,000 square feet.

THE KETCHERSID TEAM 850.344.9848 ketchersid.team@corcorangroup.com

HILARY & JACOB

HILARY FARNUM-FASTH

BROKER/OWNER 850.685.0171 hilary.ff@corcorangroup.com

JACOB WATKINS

OWNER/REAL ESTATE ADVISOR 850.797.8694 jacob.watkins@corcorangroup.com

INLET BEACH

Grand Inlet Court

49 GRAND INLET COURT

INLET BEACH, FL 32461 $6,995,000 | MLS 899414

Nestled within Inlet Beach, the low-density fourhome enclave of Grand Inlet takes full advantage of the prime location and stunning Gulf views while maintaining the utmost level of architectural integrity throughout the community. This home is situated on the northern most homesite boasting 6,500 square feet of masterfully curated living and entertaining spaces.

PAYNE AND PAYNE 30A

SHANNON PAYNE

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.630.5459 shannon.payne@corcorangroup.com

KRISTI PAYNE

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 864.314.1243 kristi.payne@corcorangroup.com

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SEAGROVE BEACH

Sandpiper at Summer's Edge

126 N. RYAN STREET

SANTA ROSA BEACH, FL 32459 $1,899,000 | MLS 899095

Sandpiper is a charming, newly renovated coastal retreat south of 30A nestled in the vibrant Summer's Edge community within Seagrove Beach. The open-living concept encompasses just under 2,500 square feet of thoughtfully designed living space with four bedrooms, a crow's nest and ample outdoor space.

ROB AUGUSTINE

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.226.3727

rob.augustine@corcorangroup.com

30A WEST

Sunrise Beach Retreat

143 SEAWARD DRIVE

SANTA ROSA BEACH, FL 32459 $5,900,000 | MLS 899721

Sunrise Beach is a sought-after, highly desired gated community on 30A. This Gulf-front home is perfectly positioned and features an open floor plan, a kitchen that is fit for entertaining and a master suite with a private balcony.

THE SOSTHEIM GROUP

CARLY SOSTHEIM

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.814.4560

carly.sostheim@corcorangroup.com

JAKE SOSTHEIM

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.832.6533 jake.sostheim@corcorangroup.com

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INLET BEACH

Seabreeze Serenity

163 SEABREEZE CIRCLE

INLET BEACH, FL 32461 $6,275,000 | MLS 897365

Located in one of the most coveted residential neighborhoods on the east end of 30A, this home comes complete with deeded beach access and over 6,400 square feet of living space. Featuring eight bedrooms and seven total baths, this home also showcases a four-car garage, a well-equipped chef's kitchen and completed pool and spa plans that have been approved by the HOA.

LAWRENCE RESTIERI

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 352.514.4404 lawrence.restieri@corcorangroup.com

30A EAST

Bermuda-Inspired Edifice

19 ELYSEE COURT

INLET BEACH, FL 32461 $5,490,000 | MLS 892077

Nestled behind the private gates of the coveted Elysee community, this visually striking edifice encapsulates a Bermuda-inspired design with modern flair. A unique collaboration between renowned architect Bill Ingram and the talented build team at Cole Construction, the masterfully planned layout spans three levels with over 4,600 square feet of living space.

HILARY & JACOB

HILARY FARNUM-FASTH

BROKER/OWNER 850.685.0171 hilary.ff@corcorangroup.com

JACOB WATKINS

OWNER/REAL ESTATE ADVISOR 850.797.8694 jacob.watkins@corcorangroup.com

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30A

SEAGROVE BEACH

Eastern Lake Estates

283 LAKEVIEW DRIVE

SANTA ROSA BEACH, FL 32459 $6,995,000 | MLS 899762

Perfectly positioned in Seagrove Beach along 30A, this compelling new-construction opportunity sprawls along 75 feet of Eastern Lake frontage, framed by the picturesque landscape and idyllic Gulf views. Designed by the acclaimed team at Geoff Chick & Associates, the floor plan encompasses over 5,600 square feet of expertly planned living space spanning three levels interconnected by both stairs and an elevator.

HILARY & JACOB

HILARY FARNUM-FASTH

BROKER/OWNER 850.685.0171 hilary.ff@corcorangroup.com

JACOB WATKINS

OWNER/REAL ESTATE ADVISOR 850.797.8694 jacob.watkins@corcorangroup.com

BLUE MOUNTAIN BEACH Lakeside at Blue Mountain Beach

130 CABANA TRAIL

SANTA ROSA BEACH, FL 32459 $2,250,000 | MLS 900485

Ideally located in Blue Mountain Beach, this home offers outstanding access to enjoy all that 30A offers including the sugar-white sands, emerald waters, world-class fishing, first-rate dining and luxury shopping. This exceptionally designed new-construction luxury home offers multiple living spaces, four bedrooms, five full bathrooms, one half bathroom, a private garage and beautiful outdoor space.

THE SIMPSON GROUP

JES SIMPSON

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 870.926.1116

jeff.simpson@corcorangroup.com

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30A EAST

Lakeshore Estates

620 N. WALTON LAKESHORE DRIVE

INLET BEACH, FL 32461 $3,249,500 | MLS 894095

Superiorly situated on a double homesite reigning over half an acre, this quintessential coastal retreat is nestled between lush vegetation and bordered by 222 feet of prime Lake Powell frontage. Coined one of the rarest and most precious types of fresh water ecosystems in the world, Lake Powell is the largest coastal dune lake in North America spanning over 800 acres of natural beauty.

HILARY & JACOB

HILARY FARNUM-FASTH

BROKER/OWNER 850.685.0171 hilary.ff@corcorangroup.com

JACOB WATKINS

OWNER/REAL ESTATE ADVISOR 850.797.8694 jacob.watkins@corcorangroup.com

30A EAST

Sand Cliffs on the Gulf

41 WALTON BONITA DRIVE

INLET BEACH, FL 32461 $3,100,000 | MLS 895071

From the moment you step inside through the imported-mahogany front doors, you will feel the flow to the pool and courtyard — the heart of this 2,383-square-foot home. Featuring a Coral Gables inspired design with an open concept, this home boasts 10-foot ceilings and travertine and hardwood flooring that's perfect for the coastal lifestyle. Exotic granite, wide crown molding and lighted box ceilings add to the luxurious feel of this home. All three bedrooms feature direct access to the pool and courtyard.

GREG SMITH

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.585.2302 greg.smith@corcorangroup.com

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30A Florida

30A EAST

Sweet Seabreeze

280 SEABREEZE COURT

INLET BEACH, FL 32461 $1,999,000 | MLS 895425

Nestled in the back of the Seabreeze community, this quintessential home has just completed construction. The floor plan was thoughtfully designed with the main living area located on the first floor, including a chef's kitchen and dining area that are perfectly positioned for direct access to the pool area, blurring the line between indoors and outdoors while creating a true continuation of living and entertaining space.

THE SIMPSON GROUP

JES SIMPSON

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 870.926.1116 jeff.simpson@corcorangroup.com

30A EAST

Perfectly Prominence

170 SIACONSET LANE

INLET BEACH, FL 32461 $3,245,000 | MLS 895410

Ideally located on the south side of Prominence, on the east end of 30A, this luxury beach home is one of few in the neighborhood with Gulf views and features the highly sought-after Laguna floor plan. This property is perfectly positioned just a quick golf cart ride to the beach and within walking distance of The Big Chill, which consists of a variety of restaurants, shops and entertainment.

HILARY & JACOB

HILARY FARNUM-FASTH

BROKER/OWNER 850.685.0171 hilary.ff@corcorangroup.com

JACOB WATKINS

OWNER/REAL ESTATE ADVISOR 850.797.8694 jacob.watkins@corcorangroup.com

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30A WEST

Ridgewalk Retreat

321 RIDGEWALK CIRCLE SANTA ROSA BEACH, FL 32459 $1,499,000 | MLS 896461

Experience coastal elegance in this Frenchinspired gated community of Ridgewalk located just minutes from the Gulf Place Town Center and the pristine beaches of the west end of 30A. You're greeted in the Aquatine floor plan with a covered patio and a large open patio adorned with pavers to include double doors off the garage, perfect for relaxing and watching sunsets with friends after a day at the beach.

THE SOSTHEIM GROUP

CARLY SOSTHEIM

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.814.4560 carly.sostheim@corcorangroup.com

JAKE SOSTHEIM

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.832.6533 jake.sostheim@corcorangroup.com

SEACREST BEACH

Simply Seacrest

55 BEACHCOMBER LANE

INLET BEACH, FL 32461 $2,999,500 | MLS 897357

Situated between the idyllic coastal neighborhoods of Rosemary and Alys Beach you will find an absolutely stunning new-construction Florida home in the neighborhood of Seacrest Beach. Built by Chi Mar Construction and thoughtfully designed by Brit Jones Design, this spectacular Seacrest retreat has an elegant but relaxed coastal vibe while boasting designer level finishes throughout.

CATHERINE WILLIAMS

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.855.0232

catherine.williams@corcorangroup.com

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INLET BEACH Mala Beach

LOT 3 MALA WAY

INLET BEACH, FL 32461 $7,995,000 | MLS 900016

Derived from the Sanskrit word ''Japamala,'' the term Mala has been has been synonymous with meditation and spirituality for thousands of years. Holding true to the rich history and meaning, the newly released phase of the Mala Beach community offers the epitome of tranquil coastal living along 30A. The overall footprint and design of each edifice within the low-density seven-home community encapsulates a unique modern flair while remaining intentionally and purposefully positioned to capture the stunning turquoise hued waters and sugar-white sand throughout.

HILARY & JACOB

HILARY FARNUM-FASTH

BROKER/OWNER 850.685.0171 hilary.ff@corcorangroup.com

JACOB WATKINS

OWNER/REAL ESTATE ADVISOR 850.797.8694 jacob.watkins@corcorangroup.com

SEAGROVE BEACH Gulf Shore Manor

429 N. MONTIGO AVENUE

SANTA ROSA BEACH, FL 32459

$1,697,000 | MLS 897752

Completely renovated, this four-bedroom beach home in the heart of Seagrove, features a pool and is only a half mile to the Bramble Grove beach access. The home also features an updated kitchen and plenty of deck space to enjoy the outdoor kitchen. This home is a great investment property with rental projections averaging $120,000 per year.

JUDY JONES

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.428.1072

judy.jones@corcorangroup.com

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30A WEST

Hidden Highlands

214 SPOTTED DOLPHIN ROAD

SANTA ROSA BEACH, FL 32459 $1,249,000 | MLS 900800

Perfectly positioned in the desirable Hidden Highlands community on 30A, this one-of-akind custom-built beach cottage provides over 1,850 square feet of open-planned living space. Beautifully maintained, this two-story home is toward the end of the cul-de-sac on the peaceful Spotted Dolphin Road and has entertaining in mind with a recently expanded five-car driveway.

AGNES TOPP

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 305.803.3013 agnes.topp@corcorangroup.com

SEACREST BEACH

Seacrest Beach Estate

8055 E. COUNTY HWY 30A

SEACREST, FL 32461 $4,995,000 | MLS 899763

Stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico combined with astonishing architecture exemplify this incredible 30A home. Ideally located in Seacrest less than a mile west of Alys Beach, this estate offers outstanding access to enjoy all 30A offers, including the sugar-white sands, emerald waters, world-class fishing, first-rate dining and luxury shopping. This exceptionally designed new construction luxury home offers multiple living spaces, eight bedrooms, nine full bathrooms, two half bathrooms, a private garage, ample additional parking, beautiful outdoor space and a resort-style private pool.

HILARY & JACOB

HILARY FARNUM-FASTH

BROKER/OWNER 850.685.0171 hilary.ff@corcorangroup.com

JACOB WATKINS

OWNER/REAL ESTATE ADVISOR 850.797.8694 jacob.watkins@corcorangroup.com

66 SUMMER 2022 | REVERIE
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ROSEMARY BEACH

Rosemary Beach Retreat

25 ST. GEORGE'S LANE

ROSEMARY BEACH, FL 32461 $3,495,000 | MLS 899684

Situated on the south side in the coveted Rosemary Beach community, this quintessential coastal cottage designed by the acclaimed architect Robert Orr exemplifies the European colonial architecture of the Dutch West Indies through elements like the elevated masonry base, deep porches, soaring ceilings and shuttered windows.

HILARY & JACOB

HILARY FARNUM-FASTH

BROKER/OWNER 850.685.0171 hilary.ff@corcorangroup.com

JACOB WATKINS

OWNER/REAL ESTATE ADVISOR 850.797.8694 jacob.watkins@corcorangroup.com

SANTA ROSA BEACH

Bay Pine Shores

22 CAROLYN LANE

SANTA ROSA BEACH, FL 32459 $5,199,000 | MLS 901742

Discover what Bayfront living exemplifies with 98 feet of water frontage. Located on a quiet street in Pine Shores, this home sits on the Choctawhatchee Bay and was designed for the family who loves to be outdoors spending their days lounging by the pool, grilling in the outdoor kitchen and taking the family fishing from the dock before hopping on the boat for a sunset cruise. Designed with an open concept, the home boasts a total of five bedrooms and five baths with a detached carriage house.

JOSH JIMENEZ

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.585.8360 josh.jimenez@corcorangroup.com

67 REVERIE | SUMMER 2022
30A | Florida

| Destin Florida

MIRAMAR BEACH

Frangista Beach Townhome

1767 SCENIC GULF DRIVE

MIRAMAR BEACH, FL 32550 $3,790,000 | MLS 892098

This luxurious beachfront home features gorgeous Gulf views from all three levels and includes private beach access. This home also includes a heated pool and hot tub, a bunk room that sleeps 12 and an elevator connecting all three floors.

TARA JOHNSON

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 808.269.3758 tara.johnson@corcorangroup.com

MIRAMAR BEACH

Villa Burago Beachfront

134 NORWOOD DRIVE

MIRAMAR BEACH, FL 32550 $4,750,000 | MLS 899198

Villa Burage features five bedrooms and five bathrooms, spanning more than 4,000 square feet that rivals a luxurious beachfront home. Enjoy stunning Gulf views and an en suite for every bedroom.

AMANDA ROCKWELL

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.420.3274 amanda.rockwell@corcorangroup.com

68 SUMMER 2022 | REVERIE
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DESTIN

Regency Towers Retreat

950 HIGHWAY 98 EAST UNIT 7092

DESTIN, FL 32541 $2,700,000 | MLS 899790

When it comes to ultra luxe Gulf-front living, the allure and stature of Regency Towers remains unrivaled. Sprawling half of the ninth floor, this three-bedroom residence is the epitome of private coastal living.

ROB AUGUSTINE

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.226.3727 rob.augustine@corcorangroup.com

MIRAMAR BEACH

Modern Mediterranean

375 RUE CARIBE

MIRAMAR BEACH, FL 32550 $6,350,000 | MLS 901068

Reigning on nearly half an acre behind the private gates of Caribe, this impressive modern Mediterranean residence sprawls along 70 feet of Gulf frontage bordered by the sugar-white sand and picturesque emerald-hued waters.

HILARY & JACOB

HILARY FARNUM-FASTH

BROKER/OWNER 850.685.0171 hilary.ff@corcorangroup.com

JACOB WATKINS

OWNER/REAL ESTATE ADVISOR 850.797.8694 jacob.watkins@corcorangroup.com

Destin | Florida

69 REVERIE | SUMMER 2022

Destin Florida

MIRAMAR BEACH

Sandestin Beachside

4276 BEACHSIDE TWO DRIVE MIRAMAR BEACH, FL 32550 $2,100,000 | MLS 899121

Enjoy gorgeous sunrises and sunsets from your beachfront condo with a wraparound balcony that showcases panoramic views of the Emerald Coast. This seventh-floor condo has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, 2,246 square feet of living space. Offered fully furnished with floor to ceiling windows, two living areas, a gourmet kitchen and tile throughout.

TONYA PIPPIN

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.258.9556 tonya.pippin@corcorangroup.com

DESTIN Villa by the Sea

71 TRANQUILITY LANE DESTIN, FL 32541

$1,960,000 | MLS 894012

This elegant Tuscan-inspired villa in the sought-after gated community of Destiny East is truly an entertainer's dream and one of the community's most unique properties. Exquisite Italian architecture, impeccable design, Venetian plaster finishes, casement windows, 19th century imported antique doors and artful touches throughout are just a few of the hallmarks of this home.

LYNNE ANDREWS

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 404.784.5606

lynne.andrews@corcorangroup.com

70 SUMMER 2022 | REVERIE
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MIRAMAR BEACH

Emerald Waters Village

37 ST. FRANCIS DRIVE

MIRAMAR BEACH, FL 32550 $1,199,000 | MLS 896410

Rare opportunity to own a fully furnished incomeproducing property in the gated community of Emerald Waters Village in Miramar Beach. Enjoy deeded beach access and two community pools as well as green space throughout the community. Just a few steps to the pool and a five-minute stroll to the deeded beach access.

PHIL HEPPDING

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.687.3776 phil.heppding@corcorangroup.com

MIRAMAR BEACH

Pine Ridge Villas

5363 PINE RIDGE LANE

MIRAMAR BEACH, FL 32550 $1,100,000 | MLS 897069

An extremely rare opportunity to own in Pine Ridge Villas, located on the beachside of Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort with golf course views. This residence is a three-bedroom, threefull-bath condominium, located on the ground level of a three-story building.

PHIL HEPPDING

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.687.3776

phil.heppding@corcorangroup.com

Destin | Florida

71 REVERIE | SUMMER 2022

| Destin Florida

DESTIN

Destiny East

4720 RENDESVOUS COVE DESTIN, FL 32541 $2,195,000 | MLS 896951

The views from this lakefront home with Gulf views are spectacular and just a short walk to the beach. Newly updated, you are greeted with water views and an open floor plan, ideal for entertaining and family gatherings. This home also features a beautiful pool and spa with LED lighting and a gas heater.

THE KETCHERSID TEAM

JODI KETCHERSID

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.830.5634 jodi.ketchersid@corcorangroup.com

MIRAMAR BEACH

Frangista Beach

226 LAKELAND DRIVE

MIRAMAR BEACH, FL 32550

$1,495,000 | MLS 900909

Located in the highly desirable gated coastal community of Frangista Beach, this home is strategically positioned in a prime location on a large private lot and comes fully furnished with four bedrooms, four full bathrooms and a half bathroom. This Florida beach cottage is turnkey ready for you and your family to enjoy as a primary residence, investment property or second home.

LYNNE ANDREWS

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 404.784.5606 lynne.andrews@corcorangroup.com

72 SUMMER 2022 | REVERIE REAL ESTATE LISTINGS

PANAMA CITY Delwood Manor

3807 DELWOOD DRIVE

PANAMA CITY, FL 32408 $7,500,000 | MLS 857788

This impressive Hamptons-style edifice, executed by the sought-after architect Eric Watson and builder Clifford C. Myers of Macintosh Myers Construction, reigns over 3.1 acres. sprawling along 200-plus feet of bay frontage this home includes 21,000 square feet of highly articulated living space as well as a saltwater infinity pool, helicopter pad and a state of the art theatre room.

THE BUCKALEW TEAM

LORI BUCKALEW

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.774.6572 lori.buckalew@corcorangroup.com

TAYLOR BUCKALEW

LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 310.614.8609 taylor.buckalew@corcorangroup.com

PANAMA CITY BEACH

Wild Heron

1708 SKIMMER COURT

PANAMA CITY BEACH, 32413 $999,000 | MLS 901003

Inspired by the arts and crafts movement and craftsman architecture of the early 20th century, the gated enclave of Wild Heron sprawls 734 acres and 13,500 feet of Lake Powell shoreline. Spanning two levels and over 3,400 square feet, 1708 Skimmer Court exemplifies the uniquely coined "coastal craftsman" flair found throughout the community, incorporating elements like expressed framing, dormer windows, multiple roof planes and Southern influences.

HILARY & JACOB

HILARY FARNUM-FASTH

BROKER/OWNER 850.685.0171 hilary.ff@corcorangroup.com

JACOB WATKINS

OWNER/REAL ESTATE ADVISOR 850.797.8694 jacob.watkins@corcorangroup.com

Panama City Beach | Florida

Sold

73 REVERIE | SUMMER 2022

| Panama City Beach Florida

Sold

PANAMA CITY BEACH

Calypso Resort

15928 FRONT BEACH ROAD | PANAMA CITY BEACH, FL 32413

$597,000 | MLS 891105

Live the coastal lifestyle you deserve in this beautifully appointed condo at Calypso Tower III in Panama City Beach's newest luxury resort. Featuring one bedroom and two baths, this condo offers beautiful sunsets from your own private balcony.

KELLIE CLEMENTS LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 770.367.1261 | kellie.clements@corcorangroup.com

PANAMA CITY BEACH Lakeside Lodge

1112 PROSPECT PROMENADE #104 | PANAMA CITY BEACH, 32413 | $675,000 | MLS 897455

A stunning, recently renovated three-bedroom lakefront condo in Wild Heron, featuring new countertops, flooring, fireplace and more with beautiful Lake Powell views.

LORI ROLAND | LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.687.4894 | lori.roland@corcorangroup.com

PANAMA CITY BEACH

Biltmore Beach

5701 BEACH DRIVE A–B | PANAMA CITY BEACH, 32408

$679,000 | MLS 900562

This modern, updated investment property is in a prime location, just steps from the beach. This corner lot features a turnkey-ready duplex with with two bedrooms and two baths on each side. Charming, coastal and casual, this residence has an impressive rental income and endless possibilities.

THE SOSTHEIM GROUP

CARLY SOSTHEIM LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.814.4560 | carly.sostheim@corcorangroup.com

JAKE SOSTHEIM LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.832.6533 | jake.sostheim@corcorangroup.com

PANAMA CITY BEACH Riviera Beach

21516 DOLPHIN AVENUE | PANAMA CITY BEACH, 32413

$695,000 | MLS 901204

This beautifully decorated beach home has been updated and is rental ready. Located in a quiet neighborhood and only a few short blocks to the beautiful white sandy beaches of the Gulf of Mexico, this home is perfect for someone looking for a family retreat or an investment property. A few of the many updates include a new chef's-style island kitchen with a floating hood and all new appliances.

JOSH JIMENEZ LUXURY PROPERTY SPECIALIST 850.585.8360 | josh.jimenez@corcorangroup.com

74 SUMMER 2022 | REVERIE REAL ESTATE LISTINGS

NASHVILLE

Classic 1920s Bungalow

160 WOODMONT BOULEVARD

NASHVILLE, TN 37205 $939,900 | MLS 2382033

Retreat into your own private sanctuary with this classic 1920s craftsman-style west-end bungalow. This home is complete with a well-appointed kitchen, an oversized primary suite and a private, fenced backyard.

STEVE TOWNES

BROKER | REALTOR 615.584.4743 steve.townes@corcorangroup.com

NASHVILLE Green Hills Getaway

2401 VALLEY BROOK ROAD

NASHVILLE, TN 37215 $6,495,000 | MLS 2382692

Located in the heart of Green Hills, this stunning estate features classical modern architecture married with traditional elements. Spanning more than 8,000 square feet of expansive living space, a wine cellar and a swimming pool, this estate sits on 1.34 acres of land.

FIONA KING

REALTOR 615.417.2424 fiona.king@corcorangroup.com

Nashville | Tennessee

Pending

75 REVERIE | SUMMER 2022

| Nashville Tennessee

FRANKLIN

Stockett Creek Estate

4013 AYLEWORTH LANE FRANKLIN, TN 37069 $2,495,000 | MLS 2393498

Traditional-style home on a quiet street in the gated community of Stockett Creek near Percy Warner Park. Featuring a limestone entry hall floor, a study with a vaulted beamed ceiling and fireplace, a dining room with a coffered ceiling and a family room that's open to the breakfast room and chef's kitchen. The home also features a spacious owner's suite with hickory floors, a grand closet and a fabulous bath with two water closets. Other notable features include three bedrooms upstairs, a large recreation room, guest quarters, a three-car garage, elevator, covered porch and a fenced-in yard with space for a pool.

LAURA BAUGH REALTOR 615.330.3051 laura.baugh@corcorangroup.com

NASHVILLE

Georgian-Style Home

471 DEER RIDGE LANE

NASHVILLE, TN 37221 $1,099,000 | MLS 2388372

This fabulous two-story Georgian-style home on 5 acres has more than 4,000 square feet of beautifully updated living space. The backyard features a screened-in porch overlooking the private pool, all surrounded by a peaceful and serene setting.

ROBIN THOMPSON

AFFILIATE BROKER 615.423.3419 robin.thompson@corcorangroup.com

RHONDA BRANDON

AFFILIATE BROKER 615.250.7880 rhonda.brandon@corcorangroup.com

76 SUMMER 2022 | REVERIE REAL ESTATE LISTINGS
Pending

NASHVILLE Royal Oaks Residence

701 LYNNWOOD BOULEVARD

NASHVILLE, TN 37205 $2,000,000 | MLS 2370368

An immaculate and well-maintained traditionalstyle home, complete with a magical backyard and a spectacular outdoor space.

MARY LYNN (ML) DAVIS

REALTOR 615.665.8778 marylynn.davis@corcorangroup.com

NASHVILLE

Million Dollar View

1014 13TH AVENUE SOUTH #B

NASHVILLE, TN 37212

$1,279,000 | MLS 2365326

This gorgeous three-story home with a garage in the heart of Nashville is complete with a rooftop deck with panoramic city views and outdoor living on every level.

ALISON COOKE REALTOR 615.397.4676

alison.cooke@corcorangroup.com

JENNIFER COOKE

AFFILIATE BROKER 615.406.4844 jennifer.cooke@corcorangroup.com

Nashville | Tennessee

77 REVERIE | SUMMER 2022
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78 SUMMER 2022 | REVERIE MARKET REPORT STATISTICS January 1–May 30, 2021 and January 1–May 30, 2022 data as provided by Emerald Coast Association of Realtors (ECAR). Lowest Priced Sale 2021 $340K 2022 $489K +44% YEAR OVER YEAR Number of Sales 2021 823 2022 609 -26% YEAR OVER YEAR Highest Sales Price 2021 $18M 2022 $24M +33% YEAR OVER YEAR Average Sales Price 2021 $1.86M 2022 $2.25M +21% YEAR OVER YEAR 30A | SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENCE SALES
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79 REVERIE | SUMMER 2022 January 1–May 30, 2021 and January 1–May 30, 2022 data as provided by Emerald Coast Association of Realtors (ECAR). Lowest Priced Sale 2021 $125K 2022 $237K +90% YEAR OVER YEAR Number of Sales 2021 283 2022 187 -30% YEAR OVER YEAR Highest Sales Price 2021 $5M 2022 $10.7M +33% YEAR OVER YEAR Average Sales Price 2021 $1.1M 2022 $1.47M +34% YEAR OVER YEAR Destin | SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENCE SALES
80 SUMMER 2022 | REVERIE MARKET REPORT STATISTICS January 1–May 30, 2021 and January 1–May 30, 2022 data as provided by Emerald Coast Association of Realtors (ECAR). Lowest Priced Sale 2021 $155K 2022 $119K -23% YEAR OVER YEAR Number of Sales 2021 543 2022 495 -9% YEAR OVER YEAR Highest Sales Price 2021 $4.9M 2022 $5.1M +6% YEAR OVER YEAR Average Sales Price 2021 $479K 2022 $625K +30% YEAR OVER YEAR Panama City Beach | SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENCE SALES PHOTOS COURTESY OF CORCORAN REVERIE
81 REVERIE | SUMMER 2022 January 1–May 30, 2021 and January 1–May 30, 2022 data as provided by Tennessee Association of Realtors (TAR). Lowest Priced Sale 2021 $150K 2022 $212K +42% YEAR OVER YEAR Number of Sales 2021 90 2022 71 -21% YEAR OVER YEAR Highest Sales Price 2021 $5.3M 2022 $7.95M +50% YEAR OVER YEAR Average Sales Price 2021 $930K 2022 $1.2M +36% YEAR OVER YEAR Nashville | SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENCE SALES
82 SUMMER 2022 | REVERIE
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