New Hotel For Yulee Area

Marriott-Branded Hotel Coming To Wildlight A new hotel is planned for Nassau County’s Yulee area near Interstate I-95, in the Wildlight community. Raydient Places + Properties announced February 14, 2019 that Impact Properties will develop a Marriott-branded hotel in Wildlight, the new community under construction in Nassau County, FL. The Marriott-branded hotel will be the […]

Local Property Values, Market Outlook

Editor’s note: Contributing columnist, Steve Nicklas, expresses his views and insight on various topics in Marketplace column. ___STEVE’S MARKETPLACE___ If your home is the biggest investment you’ll make, then homeowners on Amelia Island are savvy investors. Local property values are near or have reached the peak of 10 years ago (by many accounts) – prior […]

What Drives Florida’s Meteoric Growth?

Editor’s note: Contributing columnist, Steve Nicklas, expresses his views and insight on various topics in Marketplace column. ___STEVE’S MARKETPLACE___ Florida’s meteoric growth is being driven by imports – of people, businesses, industries. Just look around Nassau County as an example. Neighborhoods are popping up like kernels of popcorn at the comfortable B&B Amelia 7 Theatre. […]

Five New Amelia Island Hotels Underway

More rooms are on the way with new Amelia Island hotels under construction or are planned.

Stalemate Continues, Nassau County Vs. Developers

Editor’s note: Contributing columnist, Steve Nicklas, expresses his views and insight on various topics in Marketplace column. ___STEVE’S MARKETPLACE___ It looked like a perfect solution. A mammoth, mixed-use development would be built to inject energy into a flagging Nassau County economy like a vitamin B-12 shot. A harsh economic recession was ending. And county officials […]