15 Homes For Sale With The Best Kitchens For Preparing Your Thanksgiving Dinner

It’s the holiday season and there is much to be grateful for! With Thanksgiving day just around the corner, you will be THANKFUL for these kitchens as you prepare your holiday meals. Here are 15 homes for sale with the best kitchens for preparing your Thanksgiving dinner:       3408 W El Prado Boulevard […]

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Smith & Associates Real Estate Commissions Local Mural Titan Derek Donnelly for Public Art Project

The Fourth Street Office Will be Adorned with Iconic Vintage-Style Art Piece  Smith & Associates Real Estate, a longtime supporter of Tampa Bay’s art scene, has commissioned local artist, Derek Donnelly, to complete another aspiring outdoor mural to adorn their Fourth Street office in downtown St. Petersburg. Donnelly is one of the most popular and […]

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With One Bound, They Were Free | New Freedoms May Impact The International Property Market

Nick Churton of Smith & Associates Real Estate’s London office celebrates the lifting of travel restrictions by the USA and how these new freedoms may impact the international property market. After months and months of pandemic lockout, on 8th November 2021, the USA slid back the bolt on their vast door and opened it to […]

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Smith & Associates Real Estate Wins Inman Golden I Club Award

Stephen Gay Group awarded “Best Sales & Marketing Campaign for a Luxury Property” on the Jeter Home Sale Smith & Associates Real Estate is pleased to announce their first-ever 2021 Inman Golden I Club Award. The award is the highest honor in luxury real estate and is awarded to the country’s top luxury agents and […]

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The Sanctuary’s Three-Story Penthouse with Private Roof-Top Pool is Closed

The Customized Home Raises the Bar for Penthouse Living The crown jewel of The Sanctuary at Alexandra Place has been sold. The top two stories of the boutique luxury tower were completely customized to create a spacious, three-story penthouse with private roof-top terrace pool that is currently the largest condo in Tampa. The penthouse is […]

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Smith & Associates Welcomes Seasoned Real Estate Pro

Liz Heinkel Joins Tampa Bay’s Top Luxury Brokerage Firm Smith & Associates Real Estate is excited to welcome Liz Heinkel to its team of distinguished sales associates. Heinkel is an award-winning real estate agent who topped over $112 million in sales over the last eight years in the industry. Heinkel is highly regarded for her […]

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Smith & Associates Welcomes New Vice President of Real Estate To Executive Team

Tracey Strube Joins Tampa Bay’s Top Luxury Brokerage Firm  Smith & Associates Real Estate welcomes Tracey Strube to its executive team as Vice President of Real Estate, the responsible broker of record at Smith & Associate’s 4th street office, Treasure Island office and Beach Drive location. Strube brings leadership, integrity and passion as well as […]

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Tampa Bay New Construction Update

The Tampa Bay real estate market is attracting attention as one of the top regions in the country for relocation and investing. In 2020, Tampa attracted 47,000 new residents, making it the 4th largest metropolitan area for new residents. To meet the demand, Tampa Bay real estate developers are moving swiftly on construction at their […]

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Luxury Real Estate Interior Design Trends

What are the top luxury real estate interior design trends for 2021? Elevating our homes through sumptuous interior design brings new life and vitality to your favorite spaces. The focus in 2021 is about indulging all the senses with pops of color, textures, items, and areas that spark joy and awe. Combining a curated look […]

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Westminster Presbyterian Church Sells for $1,475,000

Historic Church Property in the Old Northeast Neighborhood  A one-hundred-year-old church and it’s property in the desirable Old Northeast neighborhood in St Petersburg has been sold. The Westminster Presbyterian Church, consisting of two parcels of land, one with the church property and the other a separate parking lot across the alley to the south, has […]

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Smith & Associates Bolsters Real Estate Team

Adding Three Locally Esteemed Real Estate Agents Following a record-breaking year of sales, Smith & Associates Real Estate is pleased to announce the addition of three new real estate agents to their team. Nicolas Buchanan, Thomas Murphy, and Connie Gage bring a wealth of experience and are recognized leaders within ...
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Dreamy Countryside Property in Florida Hits the Market

Brooksville Oasis Embodies the Bygone Days of Old Florida A bucolic 71-acre working ranch with rolling hills and majestic Oak trees just hit the market in Brooksville, Florida for $2,495,000. Located only 45 minutes from downtown Tampa, the country home harkens back to the feel of Old Florida with room ...
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More than 15.5 Million Affluent Households across the Globe are in the Market for Residential Real Estate over Next Three Years, According to a Study by Luxury Portfolio International (LPI)

Consumers in top 1-5% bracket surveyed across 17 countries, representing more than 30 million households A comprehensive study of the world’s affluent households by Luxury Portfolio International® (LPI), the luxury marketing division of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, the largest global network of premier locally branded residential real estate ...
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Smith & Associates Real Estate Ranks Among the Best

RealTrends 500 Report Ranks Nation’s Largest Real Estate Firms RealTrends has released its 2021 RealTrends 500, an independently verified compilation of the nation’s leading residential real estate companies. Smith & Associates Real Estate, the largest locally-owned independent real estate brokerage firm in Tampa Bay, ranked in all the categories for ...
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Smith & Associates Real Estate Sells Bliss Penthouse

Marking Record-breaking Sale in Downtown St. Petersburg Low inventory has made Tampa Bay’s luxury market hyper-competitive. Smith & Associates Real Estate announces a record-breaking sale in downtown St. Petersburg. The Bliss penthouse sale closed for $4,600,000, which is the highest condo sale in Pinellas County this year. Condominium real estate ...

Tampa Bay Housing Market | Stephen Gay on Fox 13 News

5 tips to buying a home in this 🔥 HOT 🔥 real estate market! Get the inside scoop from Stephen Gay of the Stephen Gay Group on FOX 13 News.    
Smith Property Showcase | April 2021

Smith Property Showcase | April 2021

Take a virtual tour of 5 stunning residences all across Tampa Bay! To learn more about these homes and our other favorite open houses, head to: https://www.smithandassociates.com/weekend-open-house If you would like to schedule a tour for any of these homes, send us a message or email [email protected] But hurry – these ...
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Exclusive Waterfront Lot in Tierra Verde On the Market

Sprawling $2.5M lot with native Florida fauna and endless possibilities Nestled in Tierra Verde, one of St. Petersburg’s most desired waterfront neighborhoods, over an acre of undeveloped waterfront property has been listed for sale. A rare find for the upscale community, the lot boasts a pristine tropical setting with over ...
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Top 3 Areas in St. Petersburg for Luxury Real Estate

St. Petersburg boasts some of the most enchanting neighborhoods in the state—perhaps in the entire county—for luxury living.  There’s the stunning historic Jungle Prada, the enchanting beach community of Pass-A-Grille, and Snell Isle's Brightwaters Boulevard. Opulent luxury homes in St. Petersburg are found wherever you look, but we’ve highlighted three of ...
Myth or Fact? 10 Most Common Luxury Real Estate Myths

10 Most Common Luxury Real Estate Myths 

Hmm... Myth or Fact? “Spring is the best time to buy. Wait until then because there’ll be a better selection of homes.”   Do you believe that? It’s a myth. The real estate market in Tampa Bay is hot and knowing facts versus fiction will help you keep a calm, ...

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