Earthdate: 090308.01 It is Sunday, March 8th and no work will be done at the site today. In about three days the contractor demolished and removed most of the interior partitions and all of the entrance walkways, driveways, steps, pool wall, etc. He already dug the footings for the addition, placed the reinforcement in the footings and the vertical steel. Yesterday we relocated two palm clusters that were in the middle of the construction area. During the demolition he was careful to...Continue Reading!
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Ride the Trolley to Merrick Park or Downtown Coral Gables. Immaculate 3/2 with Bamboo floors througout open floor plan.Continue Reading!
It is been a busy week which has kept me away from writing on my blog as well as keeping me away from the TV. I always enjoyed listening to the news and hearing Chris Mathews, etc., but they have gotten way too negative and are themselves contributing to the malaise gripping our country... Notwithstanding the news, I have been busy with work, and every time I go to South Miami, the Gables, or South Beach it is jammed .... That...Continue Reading!
Earthdate 02282009.01 The long awaited day arrived and I finally have the building permit and signed construction contract -- we're ready to start construction. Monday, March 2 I meet with the Chief Building Official, the head of the structural dept. and my contractor to discuss some key points about the construction. Hopefully this will minimize possible field conflicts with building inspectors and the project will go smoothly. Some people are asking me; "since you're an architect and construction manager, why don't you act...Continue Reading!
Open Sunday, March 1 from 1:00 -3:00 7440 SW 59 Place #202 Fabulous In-town Condo Built in 2005 Open Sunday, March 1 from 3:00-5:00 7555 SW 65 Place Great Home For Children Near Schools - Quiet Street 7821 SW 54 Ct Recently Constructed Dream HomeContinue Reading!
We have a great rental in an updated duplex 1/2 way between downtown South Miami & downtown Coral Gables. Not only is the 5366 Orduna Drive location great for jobs in the Gables and South Miami, it is also almost directly across the street from the University of Miami and about a 3 minute drive from the University MetroRail station.... Of course when you get back from work you can enjoy the peaceful location which fronts on the Orduna Drive park...Or, if...Continue Reading!
Just outside of South Miami and the Gables lies Miami's oldest community Coconut Grove.... We just have listed a 2 story, 3 bedroom, 4 bath town house at 3272 Matilda Street... The location puts it a short walk from the downtown center of the Grove.... No longer will you have to worry about parking for the movies or dinner...Of course you might want to stay at home and enjoy dinner in your private backyard patio... If you enjoy collecting wines this place...Continue Reading!
How many times have I waited a little too long to purchase a gift for my wife.....Probably more than once !!! Well I, and probably many other busy executives, have been saved by a great shop in downtown South Miami called COUNTRY FRENCH... Located since 1983 at 7259 Red Road, Country French carrys all the important home accessories any wife would want... And, the best thing , other than the super friendly and skilled owners, is the quality and affordability of their product...Continue Reading!
The morning started at the incredible local hotel, The Biltmore, with the monthly "Good Morning Coral Gables" breakfast put on by the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce and sponsored by Baptist Health South Florida...I hadn't realized that Baptist Health is ranked #2 in the nation in a government survey of hospital quality measures. When you are considering moving to a new town, health care should be an important component in your decision making, and Baptist's quality is something everyone in our...Continue Reading!