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Ask any real estate group about their priorities, and customer service will inevitably land in the top three. But, in an industry that thrives on competition and sales cycles, what does that really mean?

 

Relationships sit at the heart of real estate operations, and savvy real estate professionals know that most deals live and die by the quality of customer interaction. That’s why our team here at The Premier Property Group (PPG) has made it our mission to create a top-down culture that reflects an uncommon approach to relationship-building.

“Our philosophy around customer service starts internally with the relationships between our agents, staff and partners,” said Jason White, chief operating officer at PPG, noting that the company’s broad…

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From Gulf-to-table to farm-to-table, the Emerald Coast is home to a wide array of locally-sourced, fresh food options that characterize the region’s celebrated cuisine. For those who like to get up close and personal with their food choices, U-pick farms exist that allow residents and visitors to harvest their own produce while making lasting memories.

 

Amid growing demands on our time, these options are a great way to spend time with family and friends, buy healthy food, enjoy the outdoors and support local business owners at the same time. While Northwest Florida’s temperate climate allows for year-round growing, March kicks off an active U-pick season and a prime opportunity to land a variety of fresh, locally-sourced crops.

Best of all,…

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Approximately five hours west of Florida’s Emerald Coast, the excitement is already building for New Orleans’ celebrated annual festival: Mardi Gras. Weeks of celebration will draw hundreds of thousands of people to the city for plenty of revelry that culminates in the main event on March 5th.

The centuries-old celebration derives its name from the French words meaning Fat Tuesday—a religious holiday that takes place the day before Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent each year on the Christian calendar. To prepare for the traditional practice of fasting during Lent, people would “indulge their appetites”. Today, Mardi Gras is synonymous with colorful parades, feasting, imbibing and plenty of fun.

 

While New Orleans is the official U.S.…

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As we approach the holidays, the team at Premier Property Group (PPG) wants to be among the first to send you warm wishes for a memorable season.

Here in our coastal region, young and old, local and visitor will gather—overlooking the lack of snow and, in some cases, chimneys—to participate in traditions passed down  for generations.

The holiday experience simply transcends age. In fact, the Pew Research Center reports that among four generations (i.e., Silent Generation, Baby Boomers, Generation X and Millennials), the majority of Americans will:

  • Spend time with friends and family at gatherings
  • Put up a Christmas tree
  • Send holiday cards
  • Buy gifts for loved ones

Along the Emerald Coast, there is a perfect mix of traditional…

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Tourism, real estate numbers continue upward trajectory

There are many reasons to celebrate real estate ownership in the communities served by The Premier Property Group—luxury coastal living, world‐renowned beaches, award‐winning dining and entertainment districts and an abundance of outdoor recreation just to name a few. It’s a lifestyle many aspire to attain.

In truth, the wide and growing appeal of the Emerald Coast continues drawing record tourism numbers, driving economic growth and ensuring real estate investments prove sound and profitable for the long term. For instance, South Walton communities alone benefited from a whopping $4.4 billion total economic impact from tourism in 2017. Visitors create more than 22,000 jobs in South Walton…

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Affordable waterfront lifestyle on Florida’s largest coastal dune lake

Premier Development Group recently finalized the first of four buildings that will house the 25 townhomes of Miller’s Landing on Lake Powell. But, don’t expect to find any listings advertising the finished residences—all seven units were sold prior to the completion of the building.

The good news is that the group has put another seven residences on the market following ground-breaking of the second building. Michael McNeil, chief marketing officer of Premier Development Group, suggests that buyers act fast as the popularity of these residences is clearly evident. “We’re looking at a timeframe of eight months to complete the second building and expect to finalize the entire…

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The sugar white sands, crystal clear gulf waters and charming beach communities of South Walton continue to attract visitors from near and far, with many ultimately deciding to make a permanent move to the area. The exponential growth of Walton County, particularly south of the Choctawhatchee Bay is evident, and recent U.S. Census Data confirms this ranking Walton County the sixth fastest growing county in the entire United States.

Walton County’s total population rose 4.5 percent from 2016 to 2017, going from 65,440 to 68,376. This increase boosted the county into the top six, gaining 15 spots on its previous ranking of twenty-first for 2015 and 2016. Walton ranked behind three counties in Texas, one in Utah and one in Virginia. The county also ranked…

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