John’s Island Real Estate Company Starts 2015 with Soaring Sales, Breaking Records and Making History

Posted by Robyn Flick, Marketing Director — March 16, 2015

1426531814VERO BEACH, FLORIDA - John’s Island Real Estate Company, exclusively serving John’s Island, is off to a remarkable start this year, with first quarter sales double that of 2013. With 23 properties placed under contract in the past two weeks, John’s Island Real Estate is on its way to hitting historical highs in sales. Despite a lag in housing overall, John’s Island Real Estate Company has sold or placed under contract 67% more properties than this time last year. 

“Our clients recognize that they cannot get better service than what we offer. Our sales executives are personally invested in John’s Island. They live, work and play here and know the market inside and out. We are not just agents, but stewards of the community on a whole, fully committed to the future of John’s Island,” explains Bob Gibb, owner and Chairman of John’s Island Real Estate Company. 

1426529808Integrity and personal relationships are key to JIRE’s success, as are its global reach and ambitious marketing strategies. JIRE has an impressive ability to reach clients both domestically and abroad through their dominant internet presence, innovative search engine optimization techniques and strategic affiliations with Classic Properties International and Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate

“Understanding that technology yields progress we chose to invest heavily in our website, even in a down market,” reveals Gibb. Nominated for “Best Website” in 2014 by Who’s Who in Luxury Real Estate, the JIRE website,, is user-friendly, easy to navigate and often mentioned by clients as being one of the reasons they chose JIRE. Not only does the site offer the most current listings with detailed descriptions and beautiful photography of each property, it also fully acquaints visitors with the legendary John’s Island lifestyle and world-class amenities.

“In an area as unique as John’s Island, you truly need a John’s Island specialist,” states Gibb. “We sell 95% of the properties on John’s Island and are constantly and consistently sent referrals by past clients,” Gibb continues.

Named one of “America’s Top 25 Golf Communities” by Travel + Leisure Golf, and home to the upcoming 2015 USGA Mid-Amateur Championship in October, John’s Island is a highly desirable and private, 1,650-acre, seaside community offering three miles of beaches, nine miles of Intracoastal Waterway and unsurpassed amenities including three championship golf courses, 18 Har-Tru tennis courts, professional squash, croquet, health & fitness center and a spectacular oceanfront Beach Club. The homes are impeccable and surrounded by nature. It’s no surprise that as liquidity returns to the market John’s Island is being discovered and has become one of the most coveted locations for home ownership in southern Florida.


About John’s Island Real Estate Company

As market leaders, John’s Island Real Estate Company has specialized in the exchange of John’s Island properties for nearly 50 years. Their sales executives are full-time residents of John’s Island and have a cumulative 130+ years of experience. They fully dedicate 100% of their time and resources to John’s Island and its community. Seeking not just to sell properties, but to help new owners fully integrate into the JI community, John’s Island Real Estate Company is the obvious choice for anyone wanting to buy or sell property on John’s Island. Conveniently located on-site and open seven days a week, you can visit them at 1 John’s Island Drive in Vero Beach, Florida or on the web at Call JIRE today at 772.231.0900 or toll-free: 800.327.3153.

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