Monthly Archives: November 2011

Dolphin Cove at the County Park on South Padre Island for Hotel Site??!

Conversation at the Governmental Affairs meeting in South Padre Island today was concerning the old Dolphin Cove Oyster Bar site. It appears that a hotel investor is eyeing the location so the county is postponing any consideration for leasing to … Continue reading

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Christmas Boat Parade is this Saturday, Dec. 3rd!

What a fun night! The Christmas Lighted Boat Parade is worth a trip to the island or Port Isabel to check out. Click on this link (or copy and paste into your browser) to view the route so you can … Continue reading

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Great sign in a store!

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Alta and Gayle are Recognized on RE/MAX of Texas Website!

  We are so excited to be featured on the RE/MAX of Texas Website! Check it out. RE/MAX thinks we are special! http://remaxoftexas.net/news/2011/11/gayle-hood-and-alta-monroe-make-a-great-team

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FINALLY – Mortgage Money Available for Condos

We hate to get too excited too fast but Greg Jones with Island Mortgage says that he now has a lender that will do condo loans. If you are interested, contact us for more information.

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Sandcastle at Blackbeard’s Corner on Padre Blvd.

Watch for these great semi-permanent sand sculptures all over South Padre Island. It is part of the Sandcastle Trail initiative created by master sand sculptors from as far away as Singapore, the Netherlands, Canada & Florida and maintained by local … Continue reading

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RGV Birding Festival is Underway Until Sunday

If you are a bird watcher, the RGV Birding Festival is a must see. Check this out at http://www.rgvbf.org. This is one of the biggest birding events in the U.S. The Rio Grande Valley is famous for it’s huge variety … Continue reading

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South Padre Island to Charge for Parking??

Ampco System Parking & the City of South Padre are in negotiations to consider options for paid parking meters along Gulf Blvd. There will be a discussion at the City Council meeting on Wed., the 16th. Tell us what you … Continue reading

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Wanna Go Fishing?!

“Wanna Go Fishing?” Promoting SPI as a world class fishing destination! The production crew for the Emmy Award winning “Wanna Go Fishing?” television series will be filming at South Padre Island next week November 5 to 8. Past seasons of … Continue reading

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Condo Financing Issues in South Padre Island & Nationwide

The article below explains it all about why we have such a problem with getting condos financed today. If you want to sell your condo, this is a “MUST” read. ¬†And, if you are buying, it is a great insight … Continue reading

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