4 Hottest Trends for Your Luxury Home for Sale in 2015

Decorating your beachfront 30A luxury home for sale is one of the most liberating home-improvement projects you could do. The scenic location, by the Gulf of Mexico, gives you a sense of creativity and whimsy that you won’t get in an urban setting.

Update your luxury home along 30A with a beach home theme. Check out these hottest decorating trends!

If you are planning to update your home along 30A with a beach home theme, here are some tips from the experts on the hottest beach home decorating trends in 2015:

  1. Bright Whites

Nothing looks more refreshing and relaxing than spotless white walls or furniture paired with touches of blues and pastels in your beach house. Whites may be hard to maintain and keep clean, but they make up for it in style and making your 30A luxury home for sale appealing to potential buyers.

  1. Deep Greek Blues

If you want to create a fresh yet luxurious ambiance, these neon dark blues work best as accents for bright white beach homes. To set of the deepness and intensity of the blue, pair it with light pinks or other other shades of beachy blue.

  1. Pastel Colors

Pastel colors have always been a staple in beach homes along 30A but expect it to be bigger hit in 2015. For a fresh and modern take of the classic beach look, pair baby pink and aqua with pops of bright colors.

  1. Rustic Furnishings

Incorporate wood and farm implements to get that rustic look into your luxury home along 30A to make it feel more like a retreat from the busy city life.

Make your home for sale more appealing to potential buyers. Here are the hottest trends to make your luxury home along 30A gorgeous!

Incorporating these 4 hottest beach home trends into your 30A luxury home for sale will make it even more appealing to potential buyers and make them feel like your home is the perfect haven for relaxation and peace.

If you need help in selling your home along 30A, visit www.30ALuxuryHomes.com

Call me, Debbie James, at 850-450-2000. Let me provide you with all the information and tools you need to make your dream 30A luxury home a reality.


4 Smart Upgrades to Make Your 30A Luxury Home for Sale More Appealing

Most people consider smart technology as important and essential in their current and future 30A luxury homes.

Luxury home buyers are willing to make sacrifices for more technology in their new home. According to Digital Interiors, 94% of buyers are willing to sacrifice 1,000 square feet of living space for more smart-home technology.

Upgrade your 30A luxury home with the new technology trends today!

Oversized homes along 30A are no longer the trend in the luxury real estate market. Here are what luxury homebuyers are looking for when it comes to technology and gadgets they want in their home:

1. Enhanced Home Security Systems.

Outdated alarms are those that just made annoying loud sounds and contacted the police at the sign of danger. Modern systems include wireless cameras mounted on the ceiling or wall of the inside and outside of the home and monitored remotely. New owners of homes along 30A can keep an eye on their home from vacation, at work, or when they are outside without worrying.

2. Smart Thermostat.

Update your 30A luxury home for sale with a smart thermostat that will surely impress potential buyers. Smart thermostats are programmed to adjust the temperature automatically when you leave to conserve energy. You can even control the settings and adjust preferences right from your smartphone. The idea of a smart thermostat is the ability to control the overall climate of the home instead of just a fixed temperature.

3. Modern Kitchen. 

An updated kitchen significantly increases a home’s sales price but luxury homebuyers are looking for more than just chef’s kitchens and new appliances. The latest trends in kitchens include no-touch faucets, Bluetooth smart cooking thermometers that alert your mobile device when the food is cooked, and smart refrigerators that alert you when you are running low on groceries or with a built in camera so you can check its contents. Some refrigerators even have a built-in Wi-Fi to connect to your mobile device and accessories that can be 3-D printed.

4. Luxury Entertainment.

We’re not talking about just flat screen TVs, surround sound, and home theaters. Take entertainment to a new level by getting a system where you can control your home entertainment systems from one device. Change channels on the TV, turn on the music, and adjust the lighting and climate with just one tap on your smart device. Even if you are upstairs getting ready for an evening of entertaining friends, you can already adjust the atmosphere of the entertainment and living room area downstairs to create a luxurious ambiance.

Smart upgrades that will make your luxury home along 30A more appealing and more modern!

These 4 high-tech upgrades will surely impress potential buyers and get you a higher selling price for your 30A luxury home for sale.

For more tips in sellling your 30A luxury homes for sale, visit www.30ALuxuryHomes.com

Call me, Debbie James, at 850-450-2000. Let me provide you with all the information and tools you need to make your dream 30A luxury home a reality.


Why April is a Great Time to Vacation on 30A

Homes along 30A are a hit with homebuyers looking for warm weather all-year round, making it the perfect vacation destination regardless of the season. The scenic backdrop of the emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico, pristine white sand beaches, laid back luxury lifestyle, and exciting activities throughout the year are guaranteed to make both residents and visitors of 30A enjoy their stay any time of the year. In fact, April is one of the best months to visit 30A.

Check out these exciting events happening along 30A this April!

Why is April the ideal time to vacation in South Walton on 30A? Aside from the fact that Spring Breakers are mostly gone at this time, many exciting events and festivities happen along Scenic Highway 30A every April.

April 1, 2015 – Stinky’s Pompano Tournament

Stinky’s 5th annual Pompano Tournament, which has become a beloved yearly tradition among local and visiting fishermen, will kick off with an anniversary celebration and Big Captain’s Party on April 1. A sumptuous crawfish boil at Stinky’s Fish Camp begins at 3PM then at 9PM, a party complete with birthday cake will happen to celebrate the restaurant’s 8th year in 30A. Enjoy live music from The Steenos and Washboard Jackson and Forrest Williams Band from 6PM to 1AM. The tournament runs from April 1 to May 1 with weigh-ins at Stinky’s bait Shack and $2,000 cash prizes to be given to the 1st through 5th placers.

April 5, 2015 -Duck Olympics

Kids and adults will marvel at the sight of 5,000 rubber duckies racing around a pond in Seaside.  This first ever Duck Olympics will be held on Easter Sunday (April 5, 2015) and will benefit the Special Olympics Florida of Walton County. Participants will be able to adopt a duck, or even an entire flock, and cheer them on as a current of 4 miles per hour races them around a lazy river on Lyceum Lawn in Seaside. This is a great new event in 30A and residents of homes along 30A are encouraged to attend and support this cause while having fun  for the entire family.

April 11, 2015 – 4th Annual Artful Night Under the Stars

Enjoy some barbecue and brews under the stars in your best cowboy attire for a celebration at the Grayton Beer Company from 6PM to 10PM. Tickets are $45 for single admission and $400 for premium 10-seater tables. This includes bottomless Grayton Beer Original on tap, Barefoot BBQ, and live music by The Courtyard Saints. Proceeds from the event and auction will benefit the Tree house Episcopal Montessori School.

April 11, 2015 – 2nd Annual 30A Sand Rover Rally

Bring your beach cruiser or land rover to the 2nd Annual 30A Sand Rover Rally brought to you by Land Rover Gulf Coast to be held at the Grayton Beach State Park on April 11, 2015. Last year’s inaugural 30A Sand Rover Rally was featured in the ROVERS summer 2014 issue. This year, editors of ROVERS magazine will be there again so make sure your land rover or beach cruiser is in top shape!

Check out these exciting events happening along 30A this April!

April 16-19, 2015 – Sandestin Wine Festival

The 29th Annual Sandestin Wine Festival happens on April 16-19, 2015 at Baytowne Wharf. Named the “Best Annual Event” by Destin Magazine, the Annual Sandestin Wine Festival is 4 days of unique events which gives guests a wide range of experiences and opportunities to learn and discover more about wines, attend wine dinners with celebrity chefs, participate in preview events throughout the year, and take part in wine tastings featuring hundreds of wines in all their varieties and styles. You can also purchase your favorite wine selections at a discounted rate at the Retail Tent.

April will truly be a memorable month for you and your family and friends as you join in these fun activities along 30A.

If you want to make the most out of 30A, check out 30A luxury homes for sale at www.30ALuxuryHomes.com.

Call me, Debbie James, at 850-450-2000. Let me provide you with all the information and tools you need to make your dream 30A luxury home a reality.


The Food and Music Scene Around 30A Luxury Homes

March 27, 2015

The Food and Music Scene Around 30A Luxury Homes Dive into the exhilarating food and music scene around 30A luxury homes. When food and music comes together, it produces the best symphony in bringing people together. There’s nothing like an amazing weekend in South Walton filled with live performances from the best bands and solo […]

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The Best Farmers Markets to Enjoy Every Week Near 30A Luxury Homes

March 25, 2015

The Best Farmers Markets to Enjoy Every Week Near 30A Luxury Homes Are you looking to shop for the freshest, most succulent and crip farm produce in town? For the residents and homeowners of 30A luxury homes, enjoying these delightful products is just an arm’s reach away at various weekly farmers markets in and around […]

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Digital Graffiti Festival in Alys Beach along 30A

March 17, 2015

Digital Graffiti Festival in Alys Beach along 30A Alys Beach is among the newest communities where 30A luxury homes are coveted by home buyers. It is a striking community not just because of its area of 158 acres, but its overall design. This community will immediately catch your attention with its white themed houses. The […]

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Top Potential Industries Near 30A Luxury Homes

March 9, 2015

Top Potential Industries Near 30A Luxury Homes The future is bright for 30A luxury homes. Communities such as Alys Beach, Rosemary Beach, Seagrove Beach and Watersound Beach are just among the thriving neighborhoods found in the Florida Panhandle. Flourishing as it already is, communities along 30A continue to find progress and development through the various […]

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