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The Plaza Resort & Spa in Daytona Beach. Market Snapshot

This year’s real estate market, and more specifically – condo-hotel market, is very strange. Usually we see the market warming up, and prices starting going up by late spring and then reaching their peak in late summer. Previous 2 years the starting point has shifted towards March. We adjusted our expectations of the market but […]

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Daytona Beach Resort & Conference Center Today

Daytona Beach Resort & Conference Center is a premiere condo-hotel in the area. It is in the same weight class as The Plaza Resort & Spa and the only nicer Condo-Hotel is Ocean Walk Wyndham Resort simply because it was built in 2001 (South Tower) and has the best amenities in the area. In any […]

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Daytona Beach Resort & Conference Center

Condo-hotel market today is anemic. There are 22 active listings in Daytona Beach Resort & Conference Center as of today, July 2, 2014. Prices start from $44,500 for a city view studio to $219,900 for a 1-bedroom unit on the 10th floor. How different it from last year? Well, in August there were 12 units […]

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What You Need to Know About Daytona Beach Area Condo-Hotels

What Is a Daytona Condo-Hotel? Our condo-hotels offer an affordable alternative to more expensive oceanfront vacation condos. However, if you can afford a residential condo, it might be an overall better decision. Condo-Hotel is a room or two in an older hotel. Size may vary from 200 to 600 sf and more. It may be […]

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Plaza Resort & Spa. June 2014

In real estate numbers seem to obscure rather then clear the picture. But how can we gauge the market without the numbers. Let’s see what they show us. The first set of numbers are units sold in 2- month period from May 1 through June: 7 sold in May-June 2010 from $42,100 to $62,500; 9 […]

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Sun Does Not Wait For You. Market Doesn’t, Either…

In my early immigrant time I worked as a limo driver, and we had an account with one very big entertainment enterprise. Once I heard a conversation in the back of my limo on the way to the airport. A lady was telling a true story to 3 young models. They were doing a photo-shoot […]

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10 Best Ocean View Condo-hotel Units Under $50K

There are 159 condo-hotel units on the market. The number is very low, actually, the lowest on the market in a long time. I believe it is even below the trigger point of 2004, when the market turned crazy and prices started growing exponentially… but today’s condo-hotel market sure does not resemble the market of […]

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Daytona Condo-Hotel: Fountain Beach Resort. January 2014

Fountain Beach Resort 2013 was a good year for fountain Beach Resort. They were more busy, and it seemed the result of overall market condition changing to the better. There were more guests, they were a bit busier, and owners saw their income becoming sufficient to cover the expenses, which 2-3 years wasn’t always the […]

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Plaza Resort & Spa. January 2014

Plaza Resort & Spa, the premium condo-hotel in Daytona Beach, has 34 units for sale as of January 6, 2014. It is more than I expected. Yes. prices are lower than where they were 3 months ago, about 15-18% difference. And, because there are 34 units for sale, up from 10 a year ago in […]

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Daytona Condo-Hotels. Oceanside Inn. December Market Snapshot

Oceanside Inn is a 191-unit condo-hotel in Daytona Beach Shores. I usually think of it as an ideal condo-hotel in Daytona Beach Area. It does not necessarily mean that this is the best condo-hotel in terms of occupancy or the amount of rentals – Ocean Walk and Plaza would beat Oceanside Inn, and, probably, Daytona […]

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