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Is Fernandina Beach Becoming Its Own Little St. Augustine or Savannah, GA?

Visitors to the southeastern United States have likely heard of a number of inspiring and classic historic towns. Two of the most popular are St. Augustine, FL and Savannah, GA. Though both of these waterside towns have recently developed areas, […]

3 Spring Events Expected to Erupt Fernandina Beach in Fun This Season

Amelia Island supplies an unending supply of amazing activities and events for visitors and locals. From the coast of the island to its historic district, known as Fernandina Beach, there is no shortage of things to do and planned cultural […]

Tips for Bike Riding on Amelia Island to Fernandina Beach & Back

Visitors to Amelia Island are in a mini-paradise for cycling. Many enjoy cycling from the middle or southern end of the island to the Fernandina Beach Historic District, which is an Old Florida shopping area of nostalgic sights and sounds. […]

How to Spend a Romantic Day in Fernandina Beach

Charming, scenic and incredibly romantic, Amelia Island is exactly where you want to be for a love-filled vacation getaway. Our barrier island moves at its own pace, offering an exciting vacation of romance under the island sun and on relaxed […]

2018 Fernandina Beach Real Estate Market

How is the Real Estate Market Shaping Up as We Step Into 2018? 2017 was a fascinating and pivotal year for the country. The economic upswing has continued, past the moment where it could have been seen as a short-lived […]

Why Families Love Fernandina Beach

Amelia Island is a family-friendly escape for those looking for that perfect mix of outdoor and indoor activities for their next big vacation. It’s the classic family getaway, with a vast line-up of things to do for all ages. From […]

3 Popular Golf Courses on Amelia Island

With some exceptionally beautiful greens and the nearby presence of the coast, Fernandina Beach has some of the finest golfing experiences in Florida. Below is a look at 3 top golf courses in Fernandina Beach and what makes each one […]

Educational Opportunities for Families on Amelia Island

Chances are when you think about Amelia Island, you think vacation. White sand beaches, surfing, sailing, sunning – this Floridian paradise transports you away from the pressures and responsibilities of daily life. But what if you chose to call Amelia […]

Amelia Island Historic Home Tour

The very Northeast corner of Florida holds a treasured island for locals and visitors alike. This not a pirate cove, but it is rather close. Amelia Island spent quite some time being inaccessible by anything but a boat and was […]

Amelia Island Holiday Cookie Tour in December

The Amelia Island Holiday Cookie Tour of Bed & Breakfast Inns features exactly what you would expect – tasty homemade baked goods at many of the top local bed & breakfasts in the area. Cookies and other treats are provided […]

Post Irma Cleanup and News on Amelia Island

Following Hurricane Irma, Amelia Island real estate, buildings and other structures remain standing strong, with damage being quite dramatically lower than what most believed. Local Amelia Island news sources have reported that life is back to normal by now for […]

3 Unique Art Galleries on Amelia Island

Are you looking for an artistic, vibrant and scenic barrier island to spend your vacation at? If so, then Amelia Island would be a top choice. From checking out the beaches, to participating in festivals, to an extensive range of […]

Amelia Island Fall Festivals and Community Events

Amelia Island has several upcoming events to choose from for those who happen to be visiting in the fall, with exciting family-friendly options including jazz and film festivals, farmers markets, shows, concerts and more. Check out some of these fun-filled […]

Real Estate Projections for 2017 in Fernandina Beach

The real estate market in Fernandina Beach and Amelia Island continues to be strong in 2017 for sellers, however, homes still remain attainable for buyers in several price ranges. The recent median price for homes in Fernandina Beach was $325,000 […]

5 Places You Must See in Fernandina Beach

There are many things to do in Fernandina Beach and rarely ever enough time to do them, so we’ve sorted through the swarm to bring you five absolute must-sees. This is a great place to live or own a vacation […]

12 Places Locals Love to Eat

Locals always know what’s best when it comes to restaurants and dining. So, if you want to truly eat like a local in Fernandina Beach and indulge in some of the best dining opportunities that the area has to offer, […]

Fernandina Historic Places

There’s so much to experience in Fernandina Beach during your next trip to North Florida. Whether you’re entertaining kids on a family vacation or looking for a getaway with your better half, Fernandina Beach has plenty to keep you busy. […]

Simmons Trail Project

For island visitors who aren’t regularly kept up to date with Amelia Island news, the Simmons Trail Project may have slipped under the radar. But plans for the construction of this significant multi-use trail have been in motion since 2016, […]

Going Green in Fernandina Beach

Any local or city leader in Fernandina Beach will tell you that the community is truly committed to sustainability. Many recent programs and initiatives have focused on non-vehicular modes of transportation, conservation, energy efficiency and green construction with new Fernandina […]

What’s It Like to Live at Fernandina Beach?

If you’re thinking about purchasing Fernandina Beach real estate on Amelia Island, you might be wondering what it’s actually like to live in the area. Fernandina Beach is a laid back and gorgeous historic island community that has been around […]

Biking Trails on Amelia Island

Any bicycling enthusiast can appreciate scenic island biking trails along the ocean that are challenging yet pleasant to ride along. You’ll find plenty of them on Amelia Island, one of the top cycling destinations in all of Florida. Many of […]

Golf Club at North Hampton

The Golf Club at North Hampton is a premier destination for Amelia Island golfing with a challenging and scenic par 72, eighteen-hole course designed by the legend himself, Arnold Palmer. The course at the Golf Club at North Hampton is […]

Amelia Island Beaches

If you’re planning a vacation to Amelia Island, you’ll be able to choose from several high quality public beaches with excellent facilities, nearby restaurants and concessions, and convenient locations near many of the island’s best vacation rentals. Get ready for […]

Amelia Island History

Amelia Island is known as one of the top golfing, outdoor sport and beach destinations in the United States, but the island is steeped in an intriguing history, with 8 different flags having flown over it during the past several […]

Three Amazing Golf Courses near Fernandina Beach

Fernandina Beach on Amelia Island is one of the most relaxing and inviting spots in Florida for you to spend your valuable time unwinding. Whether you are traveling for business, recreation, or searching for Amelia Island real estate, playing golf […]

Explore Downtown Fernandina Beach

The historic downtown area of Fernandina beach is a major tourist attraction on Amelia Island and well worth a visit anytime you’re there. As one of the top things to do in Fernandina Beach, the historic downtown offers art galleries, […]

Fernandina Beach Weather

Fernandina Beach is a historic community located on the northern end of Amelia Island that offers plentiful tourist sites and outdoor activities for all interests. The weather on Fernandina Beach is quite pleasant and mild to warm throughout the year […]

Outdoor Activities Near Fernandina Beach

If you ask anyone to name some of the top things to do on Fernandina Beach, most people will mention going to the beautiful white sand beaches nearby. However, you’ll find plenty of other thrilling outdoor attractions and destinations in […]

Golfing near Fernandina Beach

Northeast Florida has long been known for being one of the top golf destinations in the United States with its mild climate, beautiful ocean scenery, and world famous golf courses. Several of the region’s top courses happen to be located […]

Beach Parking on Amelia Island

There’s no doubt that relaxing at the beach is one of the top things to do on Amelia Island, but it helps to learn a little about the parking situation on the island so that you can avoid any unnecessary […]

Amelia Island Lighthouse

You may not know that one of the most famous and oldest lighthouses in the United States is located on Amelia Island. Few structures in Florida have as much intriguing heritage as Amelia Island Lighthouse. Visiting the lighthouse is one […]

Labor Day Weekend Events on Amelia Island

For those looking for more energetic events on the Fernandina Coast this upcoming Labor Day weekend, there are tons of activities awaiting you on Amelia Island. As Labor Day Approaches you’ll find plenty of activity options to ensure a healthy […]

How to Increase the Value of a Coastal Home

If you own coastal Fernandina Beach real estate, you’ve probably wondered about the resale value of your home and property at some point and how to increase it. While there are some projects and renovations that certainly come to mind […]

What’s Happening on Amelia Island for the 4th of July?

July 4th Events in the Amelia Island Area The Fourth of July weekend always offers Amelia Island residents and visitors plenty to experience. From jaw dropping fireworks displays to fireworks cruises, July 4th is a time of celebration for everyone […]

Market Report for Amelia Island Real Estate

The recent real estate market report for Florida shows several interesting new trends. Among these are the increase in new listings, as well as the increase in the median price range for these listings. In April, there were fewer cash […]

How to Enjoy Memorial Day Weekend on Amelia Island

With the holiday weekend and specially-planned, local Memorial Day events quickly approaching, it is time to prepare for the local tourist population to rise on Amelia Island. But just because there are so many newcomers headed to the area, that […]

Yulee Real Estate Near Amelia Island

If you’re looking for the perfect second home or rental property in a scenic beach location, it’s well worth your time to browse the available Amelia Island or Fernandina Beach real estate for sale. The Amelia Island area offers a […]

50th Annual Shrimp Festival

It’s just around the corner…. Please join us to commemorate “The Year of the Golden Shrimp” as the 50th Annual Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival is celebrated on May 3, 4, & 5, 2013. ERA Fernandina Beach Realty is […]

Three Great Things to do in Fernandina Beach, Come Rain or Shine

One of the things that make Fernandina Beach such an outstanding place to live is the year-round sunshine and mild weather. But, even in paradise, it still rains on occasion. The good news is that the many fun and fascinating […]

Fernandina Beach Has So Much To Offer

Fernandina Beach is a spectacular island getaway on the Atlantic Ocean. Being in the heart of the Low Country provides an abundance of outdoor recreation that can only be found in the Southeast.  You and your family can experience numerous […]

Breathtaking Scenery Rich in History

Amelia Island consists of 13 miles of sparkling white quartz sand, with hundreds of acres of forest and marshes in between.  Residents have been especially diligent in their efforts to preserve the natural character of the island, saving it from […]