Florida’s real estate market is heating up again, and the local market is on trend, according to statistics released by Florida Realtors. In May 2013, year-to-year comparisons showed sales of single family homes statewide jumped 18.7 percent, and townhomes and condos,
11.5 percent. Santa Rosa and Escambia counties followed suit with single family homes rising 24.6 percent and townhomes and condos, 3.6 percent, a testament to a claim made by area real estate agents. To read more, subscribe online or pick up a copy of the June 27 Navarre Press.