Monthly Archives: September 2011

Gayle’s Team Wins Second Place in Redfish Rodeo

The Isla Grand Fishing Team (Gayle Hood, Shirley Donahue, Sandi Gentry, and Dee Herrgard) takes 2nd place at the Redfish Rodeo all women’s invitational fishing tournament. They have won 1st place the last two years so they must be doing … Continue reading

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A New Website with SPI Info

Check this out….. http://southpadretv.tv/ It is a new website with lots of great info on South Padre Island. There is much more than just resort property for sale.

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Sea Turtle, Inc. to Expand

If you have never been to Sea Turtle, Inc. in South Padre Island, it is worth a trip. Their efforts to save the turtles is amazing and beyond what you could imagine. They recently purchased the land between the existing … Continue reading

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Eye on SPI Newsletter

Tim Howell with the City of South Padre Island does an excellent job composing his “Eye on SPI” newsletter. Click on the link below or copy & paste it in your browser to view the entire newsletter or to sign … Continue reading

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Chamber Speaker, Kevin Green with U.S. Consulate ~ Matamoros

Mexico still has slow economic growth due to the manufacturing along the border. Mr. Green admits tourism has declined to a trickle. We learned you can go to the U.S. Consulate website to inform them of your Mexico travel if … Continue reading

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TX ASSOC OF REALTORS CONVENTION

Gayle & Alta are at the TAR Convention in Austin. This is the second day of classes. As you can see in this picture, not everyone made it to the early class! They missed out tho because this one is … Continue reading

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9-11 Was Bipartisan

Our country seems to be more divided today than ever before. Some predict such doom and gloom. But, on 9-11-2001 this country pulled together to be the most UNdivided country in this world. Don’t we all wish we could always … Continue reading

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Sandcastle Days Finds New Location

Clayton’s Beach Resort, La Quinta Inn and Suites, the Hilton Garden Inn and Suites, and the Tiki Condominiums will be the headquarters for the 24th annual Sandcastle Days, on October 19-23, 2011. Located along the Gulf of Mexico, the new … Continue reading

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Texas Quarterly Housing Report Shows Continued Economic Recovery in Texas

Want to know how real estate is doing in Texas? Go to http://www.texasrealestate.com/web/2/25/ to receive a report. The Texas Quarterly Housing Report is issued four times per year by the Texas Association of REALTORS® with multiple listing service data compiled … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Spend the Day on SPI

1. Learn to build a sand castle. $75. an hr. for up to 5 people. Email Walter or Sandy Feet at amazinwalter.com or call 956-433-9659. This is a blast! 2. Hitch your surfboard to the wind. A 3 hr. introduction … Continue reading

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