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“My work is my play,” says car aficionado Shawn Esfahani, owner of multiple automobile dealerships with headquarters in Daphne, AL, just off I-10 between Mobile and Pensacola. Over his lengthy career, ever since college, he has worked with cars and has been involved in opening fifteen dealerships around the southeast through his SEAM Automotive Group.  He is also a collector of fine cars in his own right. “Cars have been my passion since I was very young, and I have been collecting cars for many years,” says Esfahani. “I have owned the Toyota and Hyundai dealerships in this location for quite a while, and when this property came on the market four or five years ago, I purchased it with the thought of eventually opening a showroom and dealership…

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ROBERTSDALE, Ala. – With numbers like we’ve never seen, Baldwin County’s March 2021 Housing Report confirms that the busy season of real estate is already here. Baldwin REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service (MLS) started reporting Traditional Residential and Resort/Island-based statistics separately in February 2020, due to the different types of markets in these areas of the county. Since then, March 2021 has produced the highest average sales price for both categories, and the combined total properties of 956 is the highest seen since Baldwin MLS began their monthly reporting back in 2017. The big question provoked by these numbers now is “Is this market sustainable?”

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Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce that its affiliated brokers and independent sales professionals achieved a record US$150 billion in 2020 global sales volume, a nearly 32% increase in sales growth year over year, as the definition of home changed for consumers around the world. Due to a longstanding commitment to innovation, Sotheby’s International Realty® agents were able to seamlessly help clients navigate the changing market dynamics brought on by the global pandemic with existing technology offerings which propelled business momentum.

Agents affiliated with Sotheby’s International Realty quickly pivoted to address the impact of the global pandemic,” said Philip White, president and CEO of Sotheby’s International…

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Former Auburn DC Brian VanGorder joins Mark Hudspeth’s staff at Gulf Shores High

Former Auburn defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder has been hired as the new defensive coordinator at Gulf Shores High School. Dolphins’ coach Mark Hudspeth confirmed the hire to AL.com on Saturday. VanGorder already has been approved by the Gulf Shores City Board of Education.

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ROBERTSDALE, Ala. – February may be a short month, but it had a big impact on Baldwin County real estate. Baldwin REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service (MLS) reports February year-over-year increases in properties sold, average sales price and new listings for both the Resort and Traditional Residential areas of Baldwin County. Total sales volume for the county increased by 44.4% from $165,108,215 in February 2020 to $238,453,533 this past month.

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The past month’s chilly temperatures had no effect on Baldwin County real estate. Baldwin REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service (MLS) reports year-over-year increases in the total number of properties sold in January 2021 for both Resort and Traditional Residential areas of the county, as well as significant percentage drops for average days on market (DOM).

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Real estate market trends show 'big is better' amid pandemic: Sotheby's International Realty CEO

Feb. 03, 2021 - 5:25 - Sotheby's International Realty CEO Philip White provides insight into millennials entering the housing market and the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on real estate

https://video.foxbusiness.com/v/6228723056001#sp=show-clips

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The past month’s chilly temperatures had no effect on Baldwin County real estate. Baldwin REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service (MLS) reports year-over-year increases in the total number of properties sold in January 2021 for both Resort and Traditional Residential areas of the county, as well as significant percentage drops for average days on market (DOM).

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ROBERTSDALE, Ala. – Both new inventory and total sales increased for Baldwin County in the year-to-year comparison of November 2020, according to Baldwin REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service (MLS) statistics. Baldwin MLS reports a 13.4% increase in new inventory compared to November 2019. And together, the Traditional Residential area of Baldwin County and the Resort area had a total amount sold of $188,472,182 – a 10.5% increase compared to $170,598,912 in November 2019.

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