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Living in South Miami, High Pines and Coral Gables – Gables Riviera

TK Heatley

As of Oct. 5, 2009, there were 51 active listings in Gables Riviera ranging in list price from  a high of $9,875,000 to a low of $359,900 with a median list price of $1,100,000. Per sq. ft prices range from $1,204 to $202. There were 26 closed sales in the last 6 months which ranged from a high of $2,300,000 to a low of $438,000. Closed sales in the last 6 months were: 3 sales above $2 million but less...Continue Reading!

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601 Arvida Parkway: Pending Sale

601 Arvida is now a pending sale. The list price is $ 6,900,000. This home was built in 1967 but has since been updated and offers 7 bedrooms, 7 full baths, 2 half baths, 4 car garage, private yacht dock and a beautiful pool area. For more information on active, pending and closed Coral Gables homes please contact The DiCarlo Group. Continue Reading!

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Living in South Miami, High Pines and Coral Gables

TK Heatley

After 3 budget meetings the City of Coral Gables commissioners approved a 2009-2010 budget but not with out increasing the new tax rate to $5.895 per $1,000 of assessed property value. Last year's figure was $5.25. Even with the substantial tax rate increase layoffs will occur in the city. 60 workers already are facing job losses but more will as the City Manager had based his original budget figure at a tax rate of $5.995.Continue Reading!

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Coral Gables Vs. South Florida Residential Real Estate Market

EWM Marketing

In his September 2009 South Florida Market Update, Ron Shuffield, President of EWM Realtors, gives us a quick overview of residential real estate trends and inventory level changes over the past year. How are sales, values and inventory levels? What are the implications for buyers and sellers? Read below. How does Coral Gables compare? In Coral Gables we see a trend of lower inventory, steady sales and higher pending sales during the month of August. According to MLS data, total inventory...Continue Reading!

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Living in South Miami, High Pines and Coral Gables

TK Heatley

Congratulations to the City of South Miami commissioners who approved a lower tax rate and approved the city's budget. The city commissioners did this by eliminating cost of living raises for non union employees (saving about $131,000) and by reducing the legal department's budget from $412,000 to about $250,000. The city's budget totals $19. 2 million. The city had planned to spend $35,000 to install a new sound system in the community center, but decided that the money would be better...Continue Reading!

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148 Isla Dorada reduced $460,000

This 4,918 square foot home located in Cocoplum, has been reduced $460K to a list price of $2,390,000 or $486 per square foot. The home features 6 bedrooms, 5 full baths, 3 car garage and beautiful finishes throughout the home. The backyard/pool area is perfect for entertaining. This is not one to miss. For more information or to schedule a private showing, please contact us. Courtesy of: Teresita Bernace,Elba Fernandez Shelton and Stewart REALTORSContinue Reading!

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Living in South Miami, High Pines, and Coral Gables

TK Heatley

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!

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Living in South Miami, High Pines, and Coral Gables

TK Heatley

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!

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Living in South Miami, High Pines and Coral Gables

TK Heatley

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!

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400 Arvida: Just listed $22.5 Million

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!

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