August closed out summer for the Destin and Miramar Beach real estate markets with consistent activity with 141 properties closed and 128 new contracts secured for homes and condos combined. In Navarre Beach, there were 10 single family home and condominium sales and 9 properties placed under contract. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Beach Properties of Florida recorded over $91 million in sales volume across Walton and Okaloosa counties during July.
A gulf front, seven bedroom home in Dunes of Destin was the highest priced single family home to sell in Destin at $7.74 million while the highest priced property to close in Miramar Beach was a gulf view, five bedroom home in Shipwatch at $2.95 million.
The highest priced condo sold in Destin was a gulf front, three bedroom residence in Recency Towers for $2.875 million. A gulf front, four bedroom unit in Southwinds III in the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort was the highest priced condo to sell in Miramar Beach at $2.8 million.
In Navarre Beach, the highest price home to sell was a four bedroom for $977,500 while the highest priced condo to sell was a three bedroom, gulf front residence in Beach Colony West for $1.05 million.