Although they’re native Texans, Gary and Lynne Tate spent eight cold years in Alaska before finally coming back to the state. Before they left, they had a ceremony to destroy their snow shovel.
Then they moved to South Padre Island.
Nowadays, the two Realtors with Keller Williams Lynne Tate South Padre Island spend their time helping people find their new home, home-away-from-home, or investment property on the island.
“It happens every year, somebody will come down and catch more fish here than they ever have and want to get a place here,” Tate said.
“We see a lot of interest in buying around the summer,” fellow Realtor Gayle Hood agreed.
And Hood said you can find almost anything you want — inventory is wide open and very affordable. (more…)