One of the first questions that arises when you move into a community is "where do I shop for my groceries". We are pretty lucky in the Greater South Miami area as we have 3 major chain stores conveniently close by. Of course the selection is always a personal one, but my favorite hands down is the Whole Foods store located at 6701 Red Road. First of all it is easy to get into, has ample covered (always a positive...Continue Reading!
Coral Gables Category
Abutting High Pines and partially in Coral Gables and Dade County is the expensive section known as "Davis Ponce". The major difference between the the homes in Davis Ponce and High Pines are the larger lots and larger homes in Davis Ponce . As of September 24, 2009 there were 31 single family homes for sale in Davis Ponce with list prices ranging from $6,250,000 to $1,190,000 and a median price of $2,900,000. The per sq. ft. price ranged from...Continue Reading!
As of September 23, 2009 there were 20 single family residences for sale in High Pines with the list prices ranging from $2,650,000 to $399,000 and the per sq. ft. list prices ranging from $1,094 t0 $247. Ten of the 20 listed homes were built from 2007 through 2009, 8 were built prior to 1960, 1 was built in 1960 and 1 in 2005. There were 9 closings from July 1, 2009 to Sept. 23 which ranged in price from...Continue Reading!
400 Arvida has been under construction for quite some time, and the wait has been worth the result. This estate is everything Gables Estates represents. No expense was sparred. Featuring 8 bedroom, 7 full baths, 4 half baths, 180 feet of gorgeous water frontage with direct ocean access, Chihuly chandelier, gym, infinity edge pool, wine cellar, and much more. For more information on this magnificent estate or to schedule a private showing, please contact The DiCarlo Group. Courtesy of: Jorge Uribe, Mayi De La...Continue Reading!
Elegant Gables waterfront property. Available for long term lease commencing on June 1, 2010 or earlier possible. Elegantly furnished home is positioned in the most beautiful are of Coral Gables surrounded by parks, botanical garden and Coral Gables waterway. Minutes from downtown Coral Gables, Coconut Grove and Miami Beach. The lease includes fine furniture, the use of the boats, housekeeper, pool and landscaping services. MLS#D1361000 7/7.5 BA 6893Sq Ft. Contact Agnieszka Szymanska 786-223-7779 firstname.lastname@example.org :0Continue Reading!
Have prices hit bottom? There has been a dramatic drop in prices in Coral Gables. An analysis of closed sales so far this year reveals that the average sale price per square foot is $273 while the median is $255. For the same period last year (January to September) those numbers were $312 and $294 respectively. What is the average price of a home? The average sale price of a Coral Gables home this year is $888,250 (median sale price is $547,500). The average sale...Continue Reading!
Not all price reductions are created equal. Even though not every price reduction will turn a house into a deal; each will at least bring it closer to where it needs to be to sell. Here are some of the most significant reductions this week. 1408 Dorado Avenue | 6 Bedrooms | 5 Baths | 4,883 sq/ft |15,000 sq/ft Lot | Reduced by $375,500 to $1,999,500 649 Almeria Avenue # 3 | 4 Bedrooms | 4 Baths | 1 Half Bath |...Continue Reading!
25 Tahiti Beach is back on the market after being taken off temporarily. Back on September 5, 2008 I wrote a blog that shows the price at $6.5 million. It has just been re-listed for $4.9 Million. There are only 2 other listings on Tahiti beach: 17 Tahiti Beach $8 M and 23 Tahiti Beach $7.8 M This is the least expensive listing in this prestigious gated community of Coral Gables. The estate offers 5 bedrooms, 6.5 baths, private tennis court and...Continue Reading!
Since the begining of September, there hare been 8 pending sales in Coral Gables. Like all of the closed sales so far this month, all pending sales have been under $1,000,000. View September's Coral Gables Pending Sales in a map. 6505 Caballero Boulevard | 5 Bedrooms | 6 Baths | 2 Car Garage | 3,666 sq/ft | 13,289 sq/ft Lot | $989,000 List Price 650 Almeria Avenue | 4 Bedrooms | 4 Baths | 2 Car Garage | 3,013 sq/ft | 12,500 sq/ft Lot| $890,000 List Price 719...Continue Reading!
Fully rented and well maintained duplex for sale at 5366/5370 Orduna Drive, Coral Gables. New barrel tile roof installed in 2005. Bike riding distance from the University of Miami and midway between downtown South Miami and downtown Coral Gables.Continue Reading!