Spend the Holidays in the Perfect Home

luxury homes in Palm Beach

Conjured visions of the holidays include being surrounded by those we love, the smell of delicious food, and in Florida, the perfect cool temperature. In the properties that Jack Elkins have listed, you won’t find snow or cold winds that can be felt at the core of your bones, but breathtaking waterfront views and pleasant […]

Manalapan’s EAU Palm Beach Resort named #1 in Florida

Eau Palm Beach Resort | Manalapan

  Condé Nast Traveler recently published an article titled “Top 25 Resorts in Florida (Atlantic & the Keys): Readers’ Choice Awards 2015,” which featured EAU Palm Beach Resort and Spa as the number one resort in Florida. About the resort EAU Palm Beach offers upscale accommodations that attract everyone from Hollywood stars to globally renowned […]

Featured Property: 1820 S. Ocean Boulevard, Manalapan, FL

Luxury amenities meet waterfront living in this stunning Manalapan estate. Burrowed comfortably on South Ocean Boulevard between the intracoastal waterway and the Atlantic Ocean, this majestic property spans a total of 7,038 square feet and includes 160 feet of direct water frontage. The estate truly leaves no amenity to spare, and includes a guest house, […]

Jack Elkins tops all agents in both Lantana and Manalapan for 2014

best-agent manalapan

The numbers are in, and they speak for themselves. According to Madvalorem, Fite Shavell and Associates agent, Jack Elkins, has found himself at the top of the list for the top agent of 2014 in both the Manalapan and Hypoluxo Island. Statistics to prove it Amassing 8 closings for $38 million in Manalapan, and 5 closings […]

Harold Stirling Vanderbilt: Meet the man behind Manalapan

It was 1930 when Harold Stirling Vanderbilt, the great-grandson of shipping and railroad tycoon Cornelius Vanderbilt, left Palm Beach and headed south to an undeveloped area, now known as Manalapan. He purchased 500 square feet of property and created Manalapan’s first estate, which he dubbed “Eastover.” Not long after, Manalapan was born. Manalapan becomes a […]

We stick to a niche, and this is why

we stick to a niche and this is why

If you take a look through our website or follow us on social media, you’ll see that our listings mostly have a similar feature: they each have a direct waterfront view. There’s a good reason for this, it’s to narrow down the different buyers we need to reach. Ultimately, focusing our efforts allows us to […]

Always choose a realtor that is well-connected in his area

always choose a realtor that's well connected in his area

If you’re looking to buy a property in a very specific or exclusive area, the real estate professional you work with may make all the difference. It is true that any real estate agent has the ability to search for a property with specific specs within a particular geographic area using the MLS, but what […]

The story is in the details

85 Curlew

Many of the homes we list are beautiful and have their own unique story to tell. In the case of the home on 85 Curlew Road, the owner invested a lot of himself while renovating the home, thus now that the home is complete it offers an unparalleled personality. One of the key custom features […]

Come tour five spectacular waterfront homes

come tour 5 waterfront homes

On Thursday, February 26 (1pm-3pm), Jack Elkins will host an Open House for homebuyers searching for estates on the intracoastal waterway. With a range of prices and a variety of features, these five homes are ideal for the most sophisticated buyers. It is not often that these extraordinary homes are available to tour without a […]

A big deal in Manalapan!


Manalapan is abuzz with the recent sale of the luxury home at 1100 S. Ocean Blvd for a record-ed price of $22.11 million. The home is situated on a parcel sliced from the Harold S. Vanderbilt estate. Measuring a little over 1.6 acres, it’s one of the only estates with direct ocean frontage on the […]