Homes for Sale and Property Values in Gulf Shores AL 

Located in the stunning southern region of Baldwin County, Alabama is the resort town of Gulf Shores. Gulf Shores is known for its beautiful warm beaches and holds a population of about 10,000 residents. In addition to its sunny beaches, Gulf Shores is also known for its close proximity to famous vacations spots like Pensacola, Florida and New Orleans, Louisiana. In conjunction with its convenient location, Gulf Shores’ history dates back to the early 1930’s and 40’s when the intercoastal waterway was first opened and the Gulf State Park attracted many of Gulf Shores first residents.

Live By the Sea in Gulf Shores Property for Sale

After the hurricane of 1979 wiped out most of the historical buildings in Gulf Shores, a great surge of development took place producing stunning condos, apartments, luxury homes, retail outlets and upscale restaurants. Since the mid 80’s people have been moving to Gulf Shores a popular destination for tourists, successful individuals, and retirees looking for a pleasant, peaceful, and upscale place to live. Residents of this affluent town enjoy an array of amenities including exciting shopping destinations, calm beaches, warm weather, friendly neighbors, fine dining venues, good property values, and a great selection of parks and recreational activities.

Popular Neighborhoods in Gulf Shores

If you want to live near the beach and golf is your game Craft Farms is sure to delight you. Featuring the club house, swimming pool and a great golf course. If you want to live right on the beach the raised cottages of East Point built to Gold Fortified Standards for low insurance rates may be perfect for you. There are quite a few homes that are not in a designated neighborhood just Gulf Shores.

After the Sea & Sun, Check Out Shopping Therapy 

Residents looking for a little retail therapy can visit Gulf Shores expansive shopping venues like Geez Louise Boutique, Alvin’s Island #19 Tropical Department Stores, and The Pelican Place at Craft Farms and enjoy the wide variety of tropical clothing and colorful threads. After residents finish their shopping extravaganzas they can satisfy their stomachs with some of the best local seafood in town at the Original Oyster House Seafood Restaurant on Gulf Shores Parkway.

Residents can also indulge in a morning coffee at the excellent Kitty’s Kafe serving simple comfort food breakfasts and a cozy small town atmosphere. In addition to its diverse display of eateries, Gulf Shores also provides residents with a variety of beaches, parks, and recreational areas. Discover Gulf State Park and relish in the beautiful walking trails, lush green fields and clean picnic areas for all. Residents in the mood for some sunbathing can visit The Beach Club and take full advantage of its free wifi, free, parking and variety of coastline and pools. Buy Gulf Shores, Alabama homes for sale and experience the laid-back luxurious lifestyle that this eclectic community has to offer. 

Condo, Townhome or Beach Cottage in Gulf Shores AL Calling

Homes for sale in Gulf Shores come in architectural styles like multi-story beach homes, single story ranch homes and a variety of gorgeous condo and apartment buildings. Depending on the types of homes you are searching for, Gulf Shores offers affordable prices for waterfront condos, and townhomes and slightly more expensive single-family homes. Prices for these homes vary depending on size, location, style, and special features such as gas logs, fireplaces, granite counters, stainless steel appliances, hardwood floors, ensuite bath, and two or more car garages. 

If you would like more information about real estate in Gulf Shores, Alabama, please don’t hesitate to contact us today.

Newest Homes for Sale in Gulf Shores by RE/MAX By The Bay Real Estate Agent Barbara Reeves

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