Sales increased in December for the Destin and Miramar Beach real estate markets with 122 properties closed and 62 new contracts secured for homes and condos combined. In Navarre Beach, sales fell slightly with 8 single family home and condominium sales and 4 properties placed under contract. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Beach Properties of Florida recorded over $71 million in sales volume across Walton and Okaloosa counties during November.
A bay front, four bedroom home in Kelly Plantation was the highest priced single family home to sell in Destin at $3.541 million while the highest priced property to close in Miramar Beach was a bay front, five bedroom estate in Burnt Pine in the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort at $3.2 million.
The highest priced condo sold in Destin was a gulf front, three bedroom residence in St. Maarten at Silver Shells for $1.7 million. A gulf front, three bedroom unit in Grand Dunes was the highest priced condo to sell in Miramar Beach at $1.8 million.
In Navarre Beach, the highest price home to sell was a gulf front, three bedroom residence for $1.44 million while the highest priced condo to sell was a gulf front, three bedroom residence in the Navarre Towers for $940,000.