Top 10 Best Selling Condos | First Half 2021

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The first half of 2021 saw 1,600 condo sales in the areas of Okaloosa Island, Destin, Miramar Beach, Sandestin, and 30A. That's a 109% increase compared to last year! Here is a list of the top ten most popular condo communities based on the number sold. 



The Palms of Destin
63 Condos Sold
Selling Prices: $200,000 - $420,000

Located in the heart of Destin, The Palms offers incredible resort living with features including lush tropical landscaping, a stunning lagoon pool with bridges and water features, tennis courts, an on-site restaurant and bar, conference center, parking garage, and more! Make your way to Destin Harbor just minutes to the west, or head east to enjoy the sights along popular 30A. With a complimentary beach shuttle, your toes can be in the sugar-white sand or at a beachfront restaurant in less than five minutes!


Beachside I & II
46 Condos Sold
Selling Prices: $370,000 - $1,375,000

These two beachfront towers along the coast are located in popular Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort. With stunning Gulf views, Gulf-front pools, and a beach boardwalk – you're all set to live a fantastic beach life or invest in paradise. As part of Sandestin Resort, you have access to endless amenities including miles of walking and bike trails, four championship golf courses, a pro tennis center, countless community pools, spa and fitness center, the resort tram, water sports, full-service marina, and all the exciting entertainment, restaurants, and shipping down at The Village of Baytowne Wharf. 


Ariel Dunes
45 Condos Sold
Selling Prices: $292,000 - $965,000

Located in Seascape Golf and Beach Resort in Miramar Beach, condos at Ariel Dunes provide breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico and Choctawhatchee Bay. Housing one, two, and three-bedroom units with large balconies, these units are popular second homes. As part of Seascape Golf & Beach Resort, you have a plethora of amenities at your fingertips. With expansive tropical-styled pools, fitness center, tennis and basketball courts, bike rentals, on-site arcade, and pool-side casual dining restaurant, and stunning beachfront – these condos are a desirable vacation destination making Ariel Dunes a great investment property. 



Sandpiper Cove
38 Condos Sold
Selling Prices: $164,900 - $699,000

Sandpiper Cove is a 43-acre resort located in the heart of Destin on Holiday Isle. The grounds are full of lush green grass, palm trees, and beautiful picturesque landscaping with features including 1,100 feet of private beachfront, boat slip rentals and launch, 9-hole, par-3 golf course, five swimming pools, three hot tubs, six tennis courts, Louisiana Lagniappe, Rick’s Sand Trap Beach Bar & Grill, and more. The quaint coastal feel at Sandpiper Cove is a lovely getaway from the bustle of everyday life. With the option to buy Gulf-front, harbor/canal front, and fairway front – you can't go wrong here! 


Luau at Sandestin
30 Condos Sold
Selling Prices: $162,000 - $850,000

Located in Sandestin Golf & Beach ResortLuau offers beachside condos with amazing views. Comprised of two buildings, Luau combines elegance and simplicity with its Asian-inspired feel. Part of Sandestin's beachside accommodations where you're only steps from the epic stretch of coastline fronted by attractions including picturesque lakes, winding bike paths, a basketball court, and miniature golf at the Dunes Putting Course. And when you’re ready to experience the shopping, dining, and live entertainment at The Village of Baytowne Wharf, it’s all a quick tram ride, walk, bike ride, or golf cart cruise away through the convenient underground tunnel. The unique and expansive grounds of Sandestin provide one of the best places to own a second home or investment property. 


Destin West Beach & Bay Resort
29 Condos Sold
Selling Prices: $210,000 - $758,000

Destin West is located on popular Okaloosa Island just minutes from Destin. The unique waterfront community has buildings situated on both the north bayside as well as the south Gulfside. An enclosed walkover built above Highway 98 connects the community for easy and convenient access to the fantastic amenities. Enjoy the lazy river, seven pools, fitness center, marina, and beautiful beachfront! There's much to enjoy on Okaloosa Island – The Boardwalk, The Gulf Restaurant, The Gulfarium, or drive a few minutes east to all the fun in Destin!  


Bahia at Sandestin
28 Condos Sold
Selling Prices: $119,750 - $950,000

Bahia is located in The Grand Complex at Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort. Situated on the bay, you can enjoy serene views and gentle breezes. There is an expansive resort pool just steps from the building. You're also just steps from the heart of The Village of Baytowne Wharf – a popular spot to shop, enjoy restaurants, entertainment, and live music year-round. You have everything you can think of at Sandestin – miles of walking trails, championship golf courses, pools, tennis center, gym and spa, shuttle service, full-service marina, beautiful beachfront, and more!


Beachside Villas
26 Condos Sold
Selling Prices: $299,900 - $515,000

Beachside Villas is located off 30A in Seagrove Beach. The quiet little beachside community features two pools, tennis courts, clubhouse, grilling areas, and a dedicated walkway to a beach access. Popular restaurants along 30A, The Hub, and world-famous Seaside are just a bike ride or short drive away. Eastern Lake is just to the west providing the perfect place to drop in a paddleboard, kayak, or go fishing. A perfect little paradise!


The Grand Sandestin
25 Condos Sold
Selling Prices: $125,000 - $735,000

Also located in The Grand Complex at Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort is The Grand Sandestin. Surrounded by beautiful courtyards and the bay in the distance, this is an ideal getaway or investment property. One of the resort pools is just to the north of the building, and you're just steps away from all the fun at The Village of Baytowne Wharf! Endless Sandestin amenities are enough to keep you entertained no matter how long your stay. You also have access to the private Solstice Club – a gated gathering place complete with a screened porch, a deck overlooking the wetlands and Bay, a full kitchen, fireplaces, and grills – a great space for entertaining guests!   


Silver Shells 
25 Condos Sold
Selling Prices: $287,000 - $1,675,000

Tied for the ninth place is Silver Shells, an incredible Gulf-front community comprised of five, soon-to-be six, high-rise buildings. Whether you’re looking for a Gulf-front penthouse with amazing views or a two-bedroom condo overlooking Henderson Beach State Park, Silver Shells offers a variety of beautiful options. With incredible beachfront, multiple pools with waterfall features, beach bar, spa, fitness center, tennis courts, and Ruth’s Chris steakhouse – all on-site, you barely have reason to leave Silver Shells!  


24 Condos Sold
Selling Prices: $130,000 - $689,000

Lasata is the third building on our list located in The Grand Complex at Sandestin Golf & Beach Resort, and the fifth located in Sandestin overall! If you haven't caught on yet – Sandestin is quite popular! The 2,400-acre resort has many dwellings to choose from, whether you want views of the beach, bay, golf courses, lakes, pools – you name it! It is family-friendly and some visitors have come to enjoy the area for decades! Like the other buildings located in The Grand Complex, Lasata overlooks the wetlands and Bay and is just steps from the popular event and entertainment spot The Village of Baytowne Wharf. You also have access to all the fantastic amenities and private Solstice Club. Another great little paradise!


SunDestin Beach Resort
24 Condos Sold
Selling Prices: $319,900 - $631,375

Tied for the tenth spot is SunDestin! This beachfront location offers beautiful Gulf views and easy days spent down on the beach. Enjoy the great family-friendly amenities including the Gulf-front pool, hot tub, splash pad, poolside bar, arcade, fitness center, and beautiful beachfront! Located in the heart of Destin, you're surrounded by things to do. Take a quick ride down to the Harbor and enjoy the weekly summertime fireworks show, live music, shopping, entertainment, and Harborside restaurants. Head east to visit the beachside communities along 30A including Seaside, Rosemary Beach, Alys Beach, and more! 


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