Plumlee Gulf Beach Realty Blog

Why Spring is the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

  The winter months are wrapping up and spring is on the horizon. Some of you are feeling the lingering effects of Old Man Winter and the last snowstorm. That's just all the more reason to focus your sights on springtime! Even better, head south to the Gulf Coast of Florida where you can... View the full post »

How to Have the Most Fun and Relaxing Family Spring Break Ever

Let's be honest. The words "family vacation" and "relaxing" don't always go together. Sometimes parents get bogged down with all of the planning, preparation and ongoing exhaustion that a family vacation entails that they end up feeling stressed, cranky and disappointed before the week i... View the full post »

The Best Events and Things To Do in March on the Gulf Coast

March is here and it's as lovely as ever on the Gulf Coast of Florida. With it comes the start of spring and all of the fun in the sun that you'd come to expect any and every day on the Florida beaches and in the Gulf Coast towns. There's a lot going on this month and you'll not ... View the full post »

One Tropical Cocktail That You Need to Know How to Make

  Everyone should have at least one deliciously refreshing, totally tropical and simply satisfying cocktail recipe to stir up for family, friends, guests or just yourself. If you're in search of that perfect beach cocktail, then look no further. We have the one for you! It's easy to ... View the full post »

5 of the Best Beach Workouts Ever

It's time to take your workouts out of the gym and onto the beach! Whether you're lucky enough to live at the beach or you're preparing for your upcoming trip to the beach, these 5 workouts are your best bets for working out while on the sand, in the sun and near the surf. Try one or... View the full post »

3 of the Most Beautiful (and Practical) Wedding Hairstyles

When it comes to your wedding day, smart brides know that wedding-day beauty and hair need to be both breathtakingly beautiful and sensibly practical. This is especially true for beach weddings. No bride wants to spend hours getting her hair done only to have the natural elements destroy all of ... View the full post »

What is New and Exciting This Year on the Gulf Coast of Florida

  Every year has something new and wonderful to offer visitors, vacationers and residents of Florida's Gulf Coast and 2017 is no different. Along with your usual favorites of white sugar sands, sparkling clear Gulf of Mexico waters, happy palm trees, and all of the fun in the Florida sun... View the full post »

5 of the Best Things To Do This February on the Gulf Coast

There's more to love than just the beach, the sunny days, the warm temps, and the gorgeous Gulf of Mexico waters here in Florida. February also happens to be a very busy month full of some of the best and most popular fairs, festivals, events and things to do on our beaches and in our towns.... View the full post »

3 Simple Seafood Appetizers that Make Entertaining Easy

Whether you're entertaining a crowd for Super Bowl Sunday, having a gathering of family and friends for a special occasion, or any day where you'd like to serve up some mouthwatering Gulf Coast seafood, you'll want to have a few go-to seafood appetizers that are both simple and scrum... View the full post »

Why the Gasparilla Pirate Fest Will Make You Say Aye!

  Exactly how fluent are you in ye olde pirate lingo? Ye best brush up on it, landlubber. Buccaneer-filled fun and excitement is just yonder over the horizon of the Gulf of Mexico. Do you see the top sails menacingly approaching? The tell-tale skull and crossbones flag waving proud and tall ... View the full post »

How to Have the Most Romantic Gulf Coast Getaway Ever

It's the perfect time of year to plan a romantic getaway to the gorgeous Gulf Coast of Florida where the Gulf of Mexico waters are warm and inviting, the white sand beckons, the palm trees sway in the balmy breezes, and the coastal beauty embraces you everywhere you go. Whether it's Valent... View the full post »

How to Have a High-Flying Time at the Treasure Island Kite Festival

Are you looking for a fun and family-friendly way to spend the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday weekend? Look no further! The annual Treasure Island Kite Festival and Sport Kite Competition is just the place for you to be each and every January on the Gulf Coast of Florida. High-flying fun abound... View the full post »

New Years Resolutions That Are Easier to Keep at the Beach

  It's that time of year again. Time to look ahead to the coming year and think about the life changes we want to make. Did you know that many of the most common New Year's resolutions are easier to keep when you're at the beach? They are! Why not stack the odds in your favor and... View the full post »

How to Save Money When Planning a Beach Vacation

Planning a beach vacation doesn't have to break your budget! By following some tried-and-true tips, you and your family can have an affordable beach vacation without sacrificing any of the fun. How? We're glad you asked. Here are a few things smart travelers do that will help you have th... View the full post »

Everything You Need to Know About the IRB Holiday Tour of Homes

  Mark your calendars for the premiere Holiday Tour of Homes event in Indian Rocks Beach. Be a part of the community fun and festivities. Plumlee Realty is excited to partner with the IRB Homeowners Association and the Beach Art Center to host this first-ever Holiday Home Tour event. Here... View the full post »