Sales remained steady in the Destin and Miramar Beach real estate markets during August with 107 properties closed and 90 new contracts secured for homes and condos combined. On Okaloosa Island, there were 13 condos sold and 15 condos placed under contract, and no single-family sales and two homes placed under contract. In Navarre Beach, sales were also consistent with 13 single-family homes and condos combined closed and 10 properties placed under contract. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Beach Properties of Florida recorded over $113 million in sales volume across Walton and Okaloosa counties during August.
A gulf view, five-bedroom home in Destiny by the Sea was the highest priced single-family home to sell in Destin at $3.2 million while the highest priced property to close in Miramar Beach was a five-bedroom residence in Burnt Pine in the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort at $3.75 million.
The highest priced condo sold in Destin was a gulf front, four-bedroom residence in Jade East Towers for $2.05 million. A gulf front, three-bedroom unit in Southwinds III in the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort was the highest priced condo to sell in Miramar Beach at $3.3 million.
The highest priced condo to close on Okaloosa Island during July was a gulf front, three-bedroom unit in Bella Riva for $1.4 million. In Navarre Beach, the highest priced home to sell was a canal front, four-bedroom residence for $2.05 million while the highest priced condo to sell was a gulf front, three-bedroom residence in Caribbean Resort for $1.1 million.