A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun - Fort Myers, Florida

2017 / Episode 24 on 10 February 2017

Episode 24

Bill and Maureen Hughes from North Lanarkshire have been visiting Florida on holiday with their kids for 30 years. Now they’re retired, they’re looking for a home on the stunning Gulf Coast where they can create a whole new chapter of family memories and escape the Scottish winters.

Ben Hillman shows them five fantastic properties for their budget of £320,000 in and around the charming town of Fort Myers.

Property 1: Three bed house in Bonita Springs

Property 1:

Three bed house in Bonita Springs

This three bed home with its own swimming pool is located within the Hawthorne gated community centrally located in Bonita Springs with 2 community pools and spas, 2 fitness rooms and tennis courts. It's close to beaches, restaurants, supermarkets and two Malls. On the market with www.remax.com for $399,000.

Property 2: Four bed house in Cape Coral

Property 2:

Four bed house in Cape Coral

A large partially furnished four bed, 2 bath house in the Cape Coral area and comes with a large heated swimming pool. On the market with www.remax.com for $365,000.

Property 3: Four bed home in Cypress Preserve

Property 3:

Four bed home in Cypress Preserve

This beautiful two storey home has four bedrooms, three full bathrooms, two car garage, large heated pool and jacuzzi. Close proximity to many amenities including sopping centres, restaurants and beaches. On the market with www.remax.com for $370,000.

Property 4: Four bed home in Cape Coral

Property 4:

Four bed home in Cape Coral

Immaculate four bedroom, two bath home in the Southwest Cape with swimming pool. It has been lightly used and is close to restaurants, schools and shopping. On the market with www.remax.com for $349,900.

Property 5: Four bed house in Marsh Landing

Property 5:

Four bed house in Marsh Landing

This beautiful, well maintained four bed home has all of the "must haves", most buyers want: move-in ready, open plan, heated pool, two car garage with storage
area. All this, in a quiet, peaceful neighborhood that has dining, shopping, and entertainment establishments just outside the community gate. On the market with www.remax.com for $405,000.