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Vacation Rental Property

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Our unique and inspired vacation rentals are designed and custom furnished by Destin Dreamers. Each one has its very own unique influences and creative design features that will impress anyone from the experienced world traveler, to the novice toddler only wanting to have a great place to have fun. 


Each of our properties come with a complimentary 6 person golf cart, custom interior arcade system(s), custom unique amenities, and creative personal touches throughout. 


You're on vacation and we want to make sure you stay on vacation throughout your stay with us. Prior to your arrival, we will send an easy to understand guide illustrating what you will need to bring with you. Our service doesn't end there, we love meeting each and every guest at the property to answer all of your questions, go over any features about the home, and recommend any local events or attractions you may want to experience during your stay. 


Need help during your stay with us? We are on sight 24 hours a day to assist any way we can and can also assist you with setting up any services you may need while you are with us here in beautiful Destin Florida.

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Real Estate

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If you are new to the area...Welcome to Beautiful Destin, Florida! 


Destin is a fun and exciting place to celebrate life with friends, family, loved ones and colleagues. Destin also presents, to the savvy investor, amazing opportunities in the marketplace for diversifying your portfolio with rental home opportunities and capitalizating on our upward market growth in long term investment opportunities.


Whether you are looking for an investment opportunity, primary residence or a second home, we want to be there with you along your journey and help any way we can. 


With our expertise in home construction, real estate investments, vacation rentals and architecture, we bring a unique perspective to buying and selling real estate. 


Knowing the "Art of the Deal" is also a specialty we carry. We want to assure you that we understand and have fully developed our abilities to aggressively negotiate contracts and fight to get the best possible outcome for our clients.


Allow us to work for you and fight to get what you have always dreamed of and at a price you are comfortable with.



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Property Management: Interior Design and Furnishing

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Anyone can purchase a home and list it on VRBO or have a property management company oversee that property...so what makes Destin Dreamers so special? Why is Destin Dreamers almost doing DOUBLE what other larger property management companies can do? 


We are EXPERTS in design and understanding how to maximize its strengths and location allowing us to receive the highest potential in the marketplace.


Our speciality is taking your property, re-designing the interior space and furnishing it with all new "trending" furnishings and amenities. From there, with our 18 years of award winning national building certifications, we can appropriately maintain your property after each stay so that it is always in top notch condition. But it doesn't stop there. We use an entire 10% of what you pay us to just market your property online so it is constantly at the top of the charts on each web page and on search engines. 


Finally, our personal touch and connection with each guest ensures that every stay is personal, unique and makes every guest feel like they are royalty.

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Thinking of Investing in Destin? Heres why you should!

Rated #1 in North America 2018 by U.S. News

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Our beaches, long revered for their white powdery sand and crystal clear emerald waters, is becoming recognized the world over for its serenity. Gaining incredible popularity in the US, Canada and over seas, the BOOM here will only continue to line the pocket books of the early savvy investor. Rated by U.S. news in 2018 as the best beach in North America, Destin, is deservingly getting world recognition for its incredible coastline, wonderful outdoor activities for the entire family all equating to a remarkable opportunity for the early investor.

Rated #2 in North America for Gross Earnings in Short Term Rental Market

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Home Away and VRBO rated Destin, FL as the second highest Gross Producer in all of North America for the short term rental market. Seeing upwards of 10-15% Gross R.O.I. due to the ability the average family has to divide one home between several families, short term home rentals are quickly becoming far more popular than hotels. One of our rentals purchased in July of 2018 for $725,000 was already booked for all of May, June and July 2019 for $5,000-$6,000 per Week by October of 2018.

Best Kept Secret in North America

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Still today 1 out of every 3 people visiting Destin Florida is a first time visitor to our coastline. With the BOOM of Social Media like Facebook and Instagram, people are "spreading the word" fast showcasing our incredible beaches, marine life, golf courses and celebrity interactions. The photo above was taken in the 1970's showing nothing here at all. Now with the backing of billionaires and many other large industries seeing the enormous potential for investment opportunity here, Destin, and its neighboring towns,  are rising to the top of the charts for future short term and long term investment opportunities.

Absentee Ownership and the Average Investor

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The Vast majority of our wonderful properties here, in and along the coastline, is owned by what is referred to as an "absentee owner" or someone whom resides somewhere else but purchased property here for investment or second home living or both. Florida has seen a massive increase in absentee ownership especially along the Emerald Coast because of the long term and short term benefits of ownership. Having the ability to visit, as often as you are able, a property that pays for itself is quite rewarding. It also provides a means to diversify your portfolio into a market that is growing higher than the national average and producing, as stated above, income higher than almost any other city in North America. Our understanding of the short term rental market here and how geographic location plays an ENORMOUS part in that spectrum will help you make a well informed decision should you be interested in potential ownership here. Call for more information

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Infrastructure and Community

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Destin offers something that most of the neighboring towns and cities just do not..."infrastructure!" While Pensacola and other similar cities have equally impressive beaches and coastline, why is Destin outproducing every major city and town in the Panhandle? It is our amenities, our attractions, our dining, golfing, family fun activities and local businesses that make Destin truly unique. We truly have something for everyone and in every Season of the Year. To cap that off, Destin Celebrates EVERYTHING with fireworks, festivals and parades. In a single year you can see over 60 different firework shows city wide celebrating our veterans to Christmas to music festivals and much more. We also throw some of the most amazing festivals in all of Florida. As a local now, I can truly tell you that in this part of Florida, we just like to 

"Celebrate Life." 

Won't you be a part of the celebration!

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The "Driving" Influence for the Home That Pays for Itself

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The overwhelming benefit that is widely overlooked by many not fully understanding the market is the Location of Destin and how that impacts our market. Destin Florida is only 5 hours or less drive time from 5 States and only a few more hours to 2 additional states. Not only that but over 30% of our guests here travel from Texas because of its close proximity to world class beaches without the need for airfare. With costs of traveling becoming higher and higher, more and more people are turning to more "local" nearby travel alternatives. None better than Destin, Florida. Furthermore, the ability to finance a property that is categorized as an "income producing property," will only strengthen the savvy investors' positions with the bank knowing there is less "risk" than the average second home. Factor in that the off season is now becoming more and more popular to avoid the large summer crowds, Destin will soon be a year round vacation destination and the city is quickly accepting this and marketing it with their off season parades and firework shows drawing more and more tourists.

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A Little About Us

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Locally Owned and Operated

Native to Colorado, our family decided to give up the snow and move south to our favorite family vacation destination...Destin. We immediately fell in love with this community and the wonderful people within it. Destin truly is a unique place. With world class beaches, unbelievable fishing and the serenity of local state parks just minutes away, how could you not just fall in love with this incredible place.  When we aren't cleaning toilets and working hard for your upcoming stay ;), you may see us spending time at the beach, fishing, and exploring all of the surround parks and attractions Florida has to offer. 

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Our Unique Vacation Homes

Our mission is for you to feel like you are escaping to your perfect getaway beach house. All of the amenities and furnishings have all been hand selected by us and include what we would personally want if we were vacationing here. We take great pride in providing everything you may need for your escape to the Emerald Coast. My wife, Jamie Harper, specializes in interior design and has put her very personal and creative touch into each and every home. Our unique homes will feature custom bunk rooms, arcade systems and personalized themes that distinguish and separate our unique properties from everyone else. Come stay at one of our unique homes and see the difference for yourself.

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Real Estate

Chris has always had a strong passion and deep understanding for real estate. He not only excels in the building side of things, but in the investment side of real estate as well. Chris and his wife have invested in multiple properties and have built, flipped or renovated many amazing homes in many different states over the years. They currently own three investment properties in the Destin area, which has opened up the avenue for Chris to further his passion in real estate by becoming an agent himself. Now currently working full time under Real Joy Properties, a Licensed Real Estate Brokerage firm in Destin Florida, Chris strives to further devote his skills and knowledge to assist buyers and sellers in and around the Destin area by bringing a unique perspective to the market.

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