Sales decreased slightly in the Destin and Miramar Beach real estate markets during April with 144 properties closed and 125 new contracts secured for homes and condos combined. On Okaloosa Island, there were no single family home sales but 27 condos sold while 12 were placed under contract while in Navarre Beach, sales increased with 9 single family homes and condos combined closed and 11 properties placed under contract. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Beach Properties of Florida recorded over $71 million in sales volume across Walton and Okaloosa counties during April.
An exclusive bay front, seven bedroom estate on Joe’s Bayou was the highest priced single family home to sell in Destin at $8.7 million while the highest priced property to close in Miramar Beach was a gulf view, ten bedroom residence in Island Estates in Snow Drift Beach at $3.7 million.
The highest priced condo sold in Destin was a bay front, three bedroom residence in One Water Place at Kelly Plantation for $3.75 million. A gulf view, three bedroom unit in Southwinds III in the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort was the highest priced condo to sell in Miramar Beach at $1.8 million.
The highest priced condo to close on Okaloosa Island during April was a gulf front, three bedroom unit in Emerald Towers West for $857,450. In Navarre Beach, the highest priced home to sell was a gulf view, five bedroom residence in the Pearl of Navarre for $1.85 million while the highest priced condo to sell was a gulf front, three bedroom residence in Beach Colony Resort for $980,000.