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Chamber Reinvents Luminary In Light of Pandemic

This year, in the spirit of good cheer and good health, the Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce has extended Luminary 2020 from seven hours to seven days for the “Coastal Distance Edition” on Dec. 4-11. Luminary Week will take place Friday to Friday during normal operating hours, when businesses will offer special discounts and deals. With the tagline “Eat. Shop. Stay.... Read More »


VIP Realty Group welcomes new agent

Experienced island realtor Shannon Reeves has joined VIP Realty Group, Inc. Shannon moved to Southwest Florida eight years ago from a small town near Cape Girardeau, Missouri. She lives on Sanibel and shares her love of island life with her partner Chet, their six beautiful children, and two energetic fur babies. Prior to starting her real estate career, she spent... Read More »


VIP Realty Group announced its top producers for the month of October!

VIP Realty Group announces top producers for the month. Becky Mulka had top sales. A long-time island resident, she has over a decade of hospitality experience and business knowledge that are the perfect combination to guide and assist buyers and sellers. Mulka gives back to the community in several ways including being an active member of Zonta, donating to SCCF... Read More »


CROW’s Taste of the Islands Returns Reimagined!

The Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife (CROW)  in association with Bank of the Islands/Edison National Bank as the returning Presenting Sponsor for the 39th Taste of the Islands! Taste of the Islands is typically held on a Sunday in November with a dozen or so restaurants offering their tastes for the patrons in a festival style setting. This year,... Read More »


VIP Realty Group welcomes new agent!

Experienced island realtor Kenneth King, and his wife and assistant, Karen, have joined VIP Realty Group, Inc. Ken is a licensed realtor from the beautiful Hudson Valley of New York. After retiring from law enforcement, he returned to the construction industry where he managed an excavation and rock crushing company. In April 1996, Ken and his wife closed on their... Read More »


VIP Realty Group announced its top producers for the month of September

VIP Realty Group announced its top producers for the month of September. Becky Mulka had top listings. A long-time island resident, she has over a decade of hospitality experience and business knowledge that are the perfect combination to guide and assist buyers and sellers. Mulka gives back to the community in several ways including being an active member of Zonta,... Read More »


VIP Realty Group announced its top producers for the month of August 2020

VIP Realty Group announced its top producers for the month of August. The team of Robin Humphrey and Martha Smith had top sales. Humphrey, a native of England, has been with VIP Realty for more than 30 years. He is a lifetime member of the VIP President’s Club and member of the Chairman’s Club. Additionally, Humphrey has been president of... Read More »


VIP Realty Group Announced its Top Agents for the Month of July 2020

VIP Realty Group announced its top producers for the month of July. Ted Benjamin had top sales. A Realtor, Senior Real Estate Specialist and Sanibel Captiva Islands Specialist, he has been named VIP’s All Company Rookie of the Year and earned a place in VIP’s President’s Club.  Additionally, Benjamin was the 2019 treasurer and is 2021 President elect for the... Read More »


VIP Realty Group Announced its Top Agents for the Month of May 2020

VIP Realty Group announced its top agents for the month of May. Becky Mulka had top sales. A long-time island resident, she has over a decade of hospitality experience and business knowledge that are the perfect combination to guide and assist buyers and sellers. She gives back to the community in several ways including being an active member of Zonta,... Read More »


VIP Realty Group is thankful for….

This Thanksgiving The VIP Realty Group is thankful for so much! We are thankful to be staffed with top-selling, hardworking, and friendly realtors that work endless hours to provide the best service they can to our clients. We are thankful for our amazing, loyal clients who put their trust in our realtors to help them sell their homes as quickly... Read More »