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Letting In The Light

Letting In The Light

Like many of our community’s residents, Gerry and Lorraine Taube of New Hampshire and New York originally resided in the North. When looking for a place to retire, they visited different areas of Florida, including Palm Beach Gardens, and ultimately decided they wanted to be on the East Coast. After visiting and attending their son’s wedding at Windsor, they fell in love with Vero Beach and decided on an extended stay.

August 2014
At Home On the Water

At Home On the Water

Like others who have chosen to call Vero Beach home, the couple from Chicago discovered our community by chance. Seeking an escape from the Windy City’s endless winters, they had looked at a number of sunny southern spots but none felt quite right.

June 2014
Legacy Of A 1930s Home

Legacy Of A 1930s Home

“The house is Pres,” exclaimed Suzan Phillips. She was speaking about Prescott LeBreton Gardner, the original owner of the stately Lowell house at 2300 Ocean Dr. with its unparalleled view of the ocean and the Riomar golf course. Suzan remembers Pres as a

May 2014
Down By The Seashore

Down By The Seashore

Patti Connor says with a smile, “At heart, I’m a beach girl. I knew any house we bought or built in Vero Beach had to be close to the sea.”

April 2014
On To Another Adventure

On To Another Adventure

It’s been fifteen years since Laura and Rick McDermott moved into the two-story house with breathtaking views of the Indian River.

March 2014
When The Past Meets The Future

When The Past Meets The Future

“Small but mighty” is how Mori MacKenzie describes the two-story house she and Danny Tyler purchased two years ago.

February 2014
A Cleveland Cottage  Is Reborn In Riomar

A Cleveland Cottage Is Reborn In Riomar

Tucked behind a venerable live oak tree rumored to be 300 years old, a 1929 “Cleveland Cottage” sits on a quiet lane in Riomar.

January 2014
New Look For A Fido-Friendly House

New Look For A Fido-Friendly House

One look was all it took for the couple from Maryland to know that the John’s Island home would suit their seasonal-stay needs perfectly.

December 2013
Seventh Heaven

Seventh Heaven

With sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean one would think that’s why the couple from Florida’s west coast make it a point to spend as much time as possible in their new home.

November 2013
All Things Bold And Beautiful

All Things Bold And Beautiful

Jim and Sue Lawson never considered owning a home in Florida. Simply put, their perception of the Sunshine State lifestyle didn’t fit with theirs. But when a good friend of Jim’s invited them to his John’s Island home the couple’s feelings began to change.

June 2013