Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Be Prepared: Check Off Your Hurricane List

Hurricane List
In the event of a hurricane, there are two things you need to do. Prepare & Stay Safe.
  1. Know Your Zone
  2. Palm Beach County Hurricane Guide ( PDF GUIDE )
Be prepared for the worse and hope for the best. Hurricanes change in the blink of an eye and can cause an array of destruction. Please use the Palm Beach County Hurricane Guide. It has useful and valuable information such as phone numbers, lists, and tips. 

What you should do before a storm?
  • Fill your car’s gas tank
  • Take out extra cash and store it in a safe place/ Waterproof container
  • Make copies of documents and secure them electronically via Dropbox, Neat, or Doxie. / Store in waterproof containers.
  • Purchase flashlights & batteries
  • Bring in anything that can be picked up by high winds. Example items include: bicycles, lawn furniture, & small plants
  • Turn the refrigerator and freezer to the coldest setting.
  • Purchase large amounts of water.
  • If you have a boat, secure it.
Hurricane Supply Kit:
  • Wind-up/ battery powered clock
  • Portable chargers for laptops/cellphones
  • Garbage bags and ties
  • Paper towels, Toilet paper, & Hand Wipes
  • Fuel (charcoal, lighter fluid, matches) or a full propane tank for the grill
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Manual can opener
  • Rain Gear  2 coolers
  • Plastic wrap or storage containers
  • Batteries
Food Supply:
  • Canned juices
  • Canned food (tuna, vegetables, and soups)
  • Preserved Meats
  • Peanut Butter & Crackers
  • Fruits/ Dried fruits
  • Powdered - Shelf Stable Milk
*Often Forgotten: Tableware -  Paper plates, napkins and paper or plastic cups; plastic forks, knives and spoons; a couple of serving spoons, forks and knives for food preparation and serving.

Medical Supply List:
  • Medic - Alert Tags
  • Insect Repellent Spray
  • Sunscreen
  • Feminine hygiene products
  • First Aid Kit
  • Over-the-counter medication
  •  Children's medicine
Prepare Your Pet:
  • Microchip with up-to-date contact info ( Make sure your contact info is up-to-date )
  • Updated shots and medical records
  • Calming Aids ( Get from your Vet )
  • Medications
  • Harness / Collar - Harness is more likely to not slip off of the animal. You can also use a glow stick and wrap around the pet to see.
  • Crate/carrier/tank
  • Favorite Toy
  • Puppy training pads/Litter
  • *Fun Tip - Buy glow-sticks, and use as a second collar this will allow you to seem them in the dark. Great way to entertain kids & not trip!

Monday, September 26, 2016

Open House! Egret Landing Home Under $700k

371 Magnolia Drive

 Open House September 29, 2016

10:00AM - 12:00PM

Egret Landing is a premier community located in Jupiter, Florida.Egret Landing features a basketball court, 7 tennis courts, community pool, fitness center, and a clubhouse. 371 Magnolia Drive is a Trent model designed home situated on a cul-de-sac with 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and an additional den. 

Features includes:

  • Eucalyptus Hard Wood Floors
  • Plantation Shutters
  • Renovated Master Bathroom
  • Heated Pool
  • Summer Kitchen
  • Brand New Garage Door
  • Fully Fenced Yard
  • Over a Quarter of an acre

Address: 371 Magnolia Drive, Jupiter, Florida 33458
MLS#:  RX-10265207

 Property Stats:

Beds: 4
Bath: 3
Half Bath: 0
SqFt: 2,916
Year: 2001
To get more information on 371 Magnolia Drive here in Jupiter, please contact one of our dedicated Distinct Estates agents who will be glad to show you homes in Egret Landing or in other parts of South Florida
Egret Landing listing courtesy of Distinct Estates LLC
Agent: Kim Thomson 
371 Magnolia Drive

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Abacoa Jupiter Home for Sale - 152 Sweet Bay Circle Jupiter

152 Sweet Bay Circle Jupiter

152 Sweet Bay Circle

This Abacoa property is quaint and charming. The family home has 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms for a large or growing family. The property has quality details like the hard wood floors and crown molding. The large yard has room for a pool and a covered lanai to sit out in the shade and watch the kids play. The home is close to downtown Abacoa, which is full of great shops and restaurants. Do not miss out on this amazing Jupiter property. The MLS # is RX-10266688. View the home.

Address: 152 Sweet Bay Circle Jupiter, FL 33458
MLS#: RX-10266688
Property Stats:
Beds: 5
Bath: 4
SqFt: 3916
Year: 1999
To get more information on 152 Sweet Bay Circle here in Jupiter, please contact one of our dedicated Distinct Estates agents who will be glad to show you homes in Abacoa or in other parts of South Florida
Abacoa listing courtesy of Illustrated Properties
Agent: Jennifer Hyland
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Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Jupiter Homes in Canterbury Place at Abacoa

One of the most popular south Florida towns to call home is Jupiter Florida. Located on the Atlantic Coast, Jupiter Florida features 11 miles of public beach access, lots of waterway access for boaters, beautiful turquoise waters and sea breezes year round. Jupiter Florida is a large town with a litany of great communities to choose from, one of which is Abacoa. Abacoa is one of the largest Jupiter communities, if not the largest, and contains a towncenter with dining, shopping, and night life, a major league baseball stadium, and so much more. There are a few different pseudo-subdivisions within the Abacoa community, such as Canterbruy Place.
Located in the northeast section of Abacoa, is Canterbury Place, which is comprised of 144 single family Jupiter homes, and 173 townhomes. Each of the Jupiter homes in Canterbury Place at Abacoa offer a different variety of Tuscan or French countryside style with functional floorplans, and a litany of aesthetic design qualities. Residents of Canterbury Place at Abacoa have access to a spacious heated community pool, a large club house that contains a social room, aerobics room, and fitness center, as well as short walking distance to the heart of the Abacoa towncenter.
There are currently 8 Jupiter homes for sale in Canterbury Place at Abacoa, ranging in price between $279,000 to $649,000, making them some of the most affordable Abacoa homes on the market. Square footage within these Jupiter homes varies between over 3,400 and 1,400 square feet of living space, with a variety of different floor plans and styles. If you've been checking out Jupiter real estate, make sure you take a hard look at the Abacoa homes for sale, especially those located within Canterbury Place.

Friday, November 22, 2013

New Listing at 19925 Earlwood Drive at Imperial Woods in Jupiter

One of the most popular towns to call home in south Florida is the charming town of Jupiter. With 11 miles of public beach access, great shopping and dining, and sheer aesthetic quality, Jupiter Florida is a highly desirable relaxing beach town. There are a variety of Jupiter communities, including Imperial Woods. Located back along Loxahatchee River Road, Imperial Woods is comprised of 47 single family Jupiter homes situated on large home sites. With a preserve bordering Imperial Woods on the western side, those that have purchased these Jupiter homes enjoy a relaxing atmosphere surrounded by natural landscape, but are still just minutes to the action and amenities of Jupiter.
Of the 3 Jupiter homes for sale at Imperial Woods, 19925 Earlwood Drive recently went up for sale on the Jupiter real estate market. With 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, a 6 car garage, 4,747 square feet, a detached one car garage and workshop, on an acre lot, this is one of the nicest Jupiter homes for sale, especially in Imperial Woods. Featuring a 960 square foot recreation room with a dance floor and bar, an attached 1,711 square foot garage with a loft space, maple wood floors, a wood-burning fireplace, an open concept floor plan, enormous gourmet kitchen with granite counter tops, custom wood-working throughout, and so many more great features, there are countless reasons why this is one of the best Jupiter homes on the market today. Out back of this Imperial Woods home, there is a huge screened-in porch with tons of space for outdoor seating, a spacious pool deck with a large free-form pool, a huge wooded backyard with lots of shade trees and lush landscape, and a separate gazebo. Near to beautiful Jupiter beaches, but still in a recessed beautifully natural area, this and other Imperial Woods homes for sale will not be on the market very long. If you've been looking at Jupiter real estate, make sure you check out Imperial Woods.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Jupiter Condos at the Jupiter Ocean Grande

Beach Road is one of the main reasons why vacationers and residents alike love Jupiter Florida, with 11 miles of beautiful white sand beaches and free public access. There are a handful of Jupiter condos that line the western side of Beach Road, bordering a large segment of protected preserve green space. One of the most iconic Jupiter condos is the Jupiter Ocean Grande, which is located on the southwest corner of Ocean Way and Beach Road, directly across from the Jupiter Reef Club. Jupiter Ocean Grande consists of 4 Key West style buildings constructed in 2000, 2 of which are smaller and contain only 18 Jupiter condos, the third offers 48 Jupiter condos, and the fourth offers 54 Jupiter condos. Reminiscent of a resort, these Jupiter condos converge at the large heated community pool area, with a spacious sundeck, and a modest clubhouse containing billiards, a social room, and a state of the art fitness center. The Jupiter Ocean Grande also offers 24-hour manned gate security, two interior parking spaces, and is dog-friendly, which is ideal because Jupiter Beach is the only beach in south Florida that is dog-friendly.
Currently there are 5 Jupiter condos for sale at the Jupiter Ocean Grande, one of which was recently listed at 221 Ocean Grande Blvd # 701. Completely furnished and professionally designed, this is a true one of a kind masterpiece among Jupiter condos. With 3 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, a 2 car garage space, and nearly 2,400 square feet, this Jupiter Ocean Grande condo has a lot of space for a very reasonable price. A large covered balcony provides stunning panoramic western views and ocean views, which make this one of the most desirable Jupiter condos on the market. The interior of this Jupiter Ocean Grande condo is impeccable, featuring a gourmet kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances, an open concept living space with separate formal and informal dining areas, sliding doors with balcony access from every bedroom, an enormous master en suite bathroom with his-and-hers sinks and a soaking tub, custom columns, and designer furnishing perfection throughout. If you've been looking at Jupiter real estate, trying to find the perfect condo, make sure you check out this and other Jupiter condos for sale at the Jupiter Ocean Grande. Perfect location, amenities, layouts, and more at the Jupiter Ocean Grande.

Monday, November 18, 2013

Newly Listed Jupiter Home at 102 Privateer Court in Privateer Pointe

There are a litany of great Florida towns throughout Palm Beach County, and one of the best is Jupiter Florida. With a distinctively unique local atmosphere, 11 miles of public beach access, and award winning restaurants and shops, Jupiter Florida is a relaxing town that still offers a lot of entertainment and amenities. There are a few waterfront Jupiter communities including Privateer Pointe. Privateer Pointe is off of one of the main roads that goes through the heart of Jupiter, and is just minutes to all of the amenities of Jupiter, but is still tucked away in a quiet corner. With a limited number of Jupiter homes, there is seldom any Jupiter real estate that becomes available at Privateer Pointe.
102 Privateer Court is a Jupiter home at Privateer Pointe that was recently listed for a very reasonable asking price. With 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, a 2 car garage, and 1,722 square feet, with a private dock on a spacious lot, this Jupiter home has a lot to offer. The exterior of this Jupiter home boasts a charming island/Key West style, which sets the tone for the interior. Featuring soaring high cathedral ceilings in the main living area, an open concept floor plan, a completely updated kitchen with stainless steel appliances, gorgeous Spanish tile throughout the main living area, lots of windows letting in natural light, wood floors on the second floor, a screened in spacious balcony on the second floor, and large bedrooms, this listing in Privateer Pointe offers more than many of the other Jupiter homes on the market today. The pluses don't end there, this Jupiter home boasts an enormous green backyard with gorgeous tropical landscape, a screened in porch with lots of room for outdoor seating and a grill, an 8-10 year old seawall, and a private dock with creek access that is surrounded by gorgeous green foliage. If you've been looking at Jupiter real estate, make sure you check out the relatively unknown Jupiter community of Privateer Pointe. 102 Privateer Court is the only Jupiter home for sale at Privateer Pointe right now, and likely the only one you will see in a long while, so make sure you take a look!