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    Choosing Key West Vacation Rentals vs. Hotels

    At the southernmost point in the Continental United States, Key West is a dream vacation for many. The laidback island offers endless blue seas ideal for boating, Duval Street with a raucous nightlife, great dining with creative chefs, fresh, local seafood and charming Victorian architecture with a fascinating history. Located 150 miles south of mainland Florida and at just eight square miles of land, this remote destination is also known for expensive hotel prices with average daily room rates comparable to those in New York City and Hawaii.

    How to Spend a Month in Key West On Vacation

    Talk about the definition of living the tropical paradise dream! If you’ve ever considered an extended stay at the southernmost point in the continental United States but thought it would take too much planning, know that it’s easier than you think. Read our guide of helpful tips and tricks for spending a month long vacation in Key West, including how to get around the island and things to do.

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Preferred Properties Key West was founded in 1995 by our broker, Laurie McChesney. With a background in sales and marketing and a desire to provide her clients with service beyond their expectation, Preferred Properties was formed.  Laurie and her associates continue to provide their clients with superior results and long term satisfaction.  Many of the agents at Preferred Properties have been with the company since the beginning.  We are proud of the long term commitment our agents have to their profession and to their customers.

From the beginning, the company earned a reputation for excellence and set major sales records in Key West and the Lower Florida Keys.  We offer residential and commercial sales, property management services for Key West Vacation Rentals and real estate guidance for luxury real estate in Key West.  We are most proud of our long term relationships with our customers.  After being in business for so long in the same location, it is a delight to have worked with so many terrific folds who we now have the privilege to call friends.

Today, Preferred Properties includes over twenty agents serving Key West, the Florida Keys from two spacious, state of the art offices.  Our main office, at 520 Southard Street, Key West offers 4,500 square feet and abundant parking in the heart of the historic district in old town.  Our conference room is used by several nonprofit organizations as well as by our own associates and customers.  With the recent 2,000 square foot expansion of our office at 24478 Overseas Highway, Summerland Key, we have established our commitment to the future of the Florida Keys.  We invite you to stop by and say Hello.

Preferred Properties has sold some of the island’s most notable Key West Real Estate. We have broken sales records in both Key West and the Florida Keys. More importantly, we have had the pleasure to help our clients achieve their goals whether it was through buying, selling, consulting or managing their properties in their absence. We are most proud of the service and positive results that we have provided to our clients.

Let us put our market knowledge and expertise to work for you.

We look forward to hearing from you!