10 / 23 / 2018

Naples rated as one of the happiest and healthiest places to live

City of Naples Pier

Historic City of Naples Pier

Beginning a search for a new home is never easy; however, located on West coast of Florida is a crown jewel on the Paradise Coast, Naples, Florida. This quaint small town was recently rated as one of the happiest and healthiest places to live in the U.S. Now let’s explore some of the benefits of moving to Naples Here the weather is nearly perfect eight to nine months out of the year, where sunshine is plentiful making outdoor activities a must. Naples is a fantastic choice for many reasons, in which we’ll highlight throughout this article however, here are a few reasons art, gorgeous white sugar sand beaches, outdoor activities such as: Golfing, kayaking, boating, paddle boarding and a variety of water sports. When you stroll down the Naples Pier and see the sparkling aqua blue water, you may catch a glimpse of children wake boarding, surfing or even a pod of dolphins or pelicans flying just over the water line.

Shelling in Naples, FL

Shelling in Naples, FL

We understand that choosing between some of Florida’s larger cities may be a little overwhelming, but we’re here to make that choice a little easier for you. What Naples is a quaint small-town feel that’s overflowing with a vibrant scene of arts, culture, entertainment, restaurants, abundant recreational activities and considered a vibrant melting pot of various cultures, in turn offering an amazing variety of international cuisines. Recently, Naples rated as one of the happiest and healthiest places to live.

Sunset Naples, FL

Come join us for sunset and a cocktail at Gumbo Limbo at the The Ritz Carlton in Naples


Naples Beaches

Since Naples is located on the sun-drenched Gulf Coast, our temperatures range anywhere from the low 70’s to mid 90’s depending on the time of year. We are fortunate enough to be afforded multiple award-winning, white sandy beaches sprinkled throughout Southwest Florida. The shelling is truly one of a kind, you’ll find treasures ranging from large conch shells to the rare Junonia shell. Our beaches coastline stretches approximately 15 miles, with pristine white sugar sand beaches. Throughout the City of Naples, there are small side streets throughout Park Shore Blvd., and Gulfshore Blvd. with parking that lead directly to the Naples beaches. Interested in a more exciting beach adventure? Take a tram to Clam Pass Beach, with a whole host of full-service amenities available such as the full-service Rhodes End restaurant and water sports rentals. For convenience, the tram runs every 5-10 minutes, to and from the beach to the parking lot. Another excellent beach choice is Delnor Wiggins Pass, this beach has plentiful parking, grill stations, and a large watercraft launch area. Picturesque, Laudermilk Park is an iconic Olde Naples landmark, many wedding photos frame the background of this beach. Laudermilk Park is a short stroll from the parking lot; complete with food vendors, and is often the beach of choice of many Naples locals.

Aerial of Wiggins Pass beach Naples, FL

Aerial of Wiggins Pass beach Naples, FL

Shopping in Naples
With a vast array of shopping be it Waterside Shops, Coastland Center, 5thAvenue, 3rd Street South and Tin City the upscale and boutique shops vary from high-end shops to designer retail shops, there’s something for everyone!

Not only is Naples an ideal place to live, we’re fortunate to have a bevy of arts, culture, entertainment such as Artis, The Naples Players Gulfshore Playhouse.

Recreational Activities

There’s an amazing array of outdoor recreational activities, such as the Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary, The Conservancy of Southwest Florida, Rookery Bay Estuarine Reserve, Naples Botanical Gardens, The Naples Zoo, Historic Palm Cottage, Von Liebig Art Center, Sun ‘N’ Fun Lagoon.

Historic Palm Cottage Naples FL

Historic Palm Cottage Naples FL

Naples is graced with a two time award winning happiest & healthiest place to live, only enhancing our quality of life. Come join us on the Paradise Coast and let us build your dream home! KTS Homes is different in that we’re a true design build firm, what does that mean to you? We hire in house architects, as well as build and design your home, since we’re a boutique luxury homebuilder, each painstaking detail matters to us. How? We’re able to offer our clients superior quality, craftsman and innovation in each home we build. Lending us to the ‘white glove’ approach to building a luxury custom home. We’re there every step of the way walking you/guiding you through the process of building your new dream home, no detail left undone. Service doesn’t end once we’re finished building, we’re there for you even after your home is completed and delivered.

Naples Reserve Newport Model

Naples Reserve Newport model home exterior

KTS Homes offers an impressive array of luxury custom homes that you can customize to fit your luxury lifestyle. KTS Homes builds luxury custom homes in Parrot Cay in Naples Reserve, Naples Club Estates, Seagate Villas and Build on your lot homes ranging from 3,000 square feet to 10,000 square feet, and start from $1,250,000 and up.

Naples Reserve Newport Model

Outdoor living at its finest in Naples Reserve

For more information on the many benefits of living in Naples, Florida find your luxury home in Naples by scheduling your appointment with one of KTS Home’s knowledgeable sales executives by calling us at 239-465-0671 or emailing us at Terrilyn@TerrilynVanGorder.com