Davis Gardens is probably one of the best kept secrets around town. And one of the best values. The entrance to this gated community is off Ludlam, about three blocks North of Sunset. The original houses were built in the 80s. in a lush, garden like setting, with pool, club house, tennis courts and play area for children. Peacocks roam the grounds, and some iguanas in the canal on the back add an even more exotic touch. There is a...Continue Reading!
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I've got a great new dream condo that just came on the market, and is priced for today's new math. The building is St. Tropez on the Ocean in North Beach. This is 2 blocks east of Collins Ave at 73rd Street ( a few blocks from the new Canyon Ranch, and tons of cafes and boutiques). This newer building has imact-resistant windows, and only 4 condos per floor. Inside you'll find 1650 sf, 2 wraparound balconies, direct North East views of...Continue Reading!
On November 3rd, 2008, The Davie Arena hosts the Southern State Bull Riding championship finals. The Bergeron Rodeo Grounds, located in the historical western theme downtown Davie district, has served as Davie’s main tourist attraction for more than 40 years. This indoor/outdoor facility has established itself as one of the up and coming multi-cultural locales in South Florida. Originally, the center was considered a pure rodeo arena, but as the need for more versatile activities increased, the arena...Continue Reading!
Wow!! What a performance. On September 12th, The NYPD Emerald Society Pipe and Drum Band hosted their annual parade through Battery Park to the NYPD Police Memorial in Battery Park City, just a few blocks from Ground Zero. Pipe and Drum bands from around the United States and Canada marched and played through the procession of antique police cars. Also making an appearance in the parade was the United States Marine Corps Band from Quantico, Virginia. The parade and performances were very impressive. What...Continue Reading!
Wilton Manors was incorporated in 1947. It is located between Fort Lauderdale and Oakland Park in Broward County Florida. To the north is the city of Oakland Park and the north fork of the Middle River. The South boundaries with the south fork of the Middle River and Fort Lauderdale. East to U.S.1, a/k/a Federal Highway and west to I-95. Comprising of a total of 1.97 sq-miles. The heart, or epicenter, as referred to by locals, of Wilton Manors is Wilton Drive. On...Continue Reading!
Invisible Hero defined: According to my self written dictionary, an invisible hero is a person who has a significant impact in the life or lives of others and does so without fanfare. We all know people like this and here is one person I know of that deserves recognition. If you drive on Dykes Road in Pembroke Pines you have probably driven by him a thousand times. You might never know he was there unless he stopped your car at the crosswalk. ...Continue Reading!
Asking $299,900 in the heart of Coral Gables. Lives like a 3 bedroom! Charming and inviting condo 2 bedrooms, spacious den with 2 full baths and a powder room. European-style kitchen, 2 private terraces, washer-dryer inside apartment. Low maintenance, only $280 a month. Gated, covered parking. Lush, landscaped secluded pool area. Terrific location in the heart of Coral Gables.Continue Reading!
Easy-living South Miami/High Pines is a kid- and dog-friendly, get out and walk the streets kind of neighborhood. This new listing at 5360 SW 76th Street is a well maintained three-bedroom, two-bath beauty on an oversized 12,500 square foot lot. The home is a split plan, with two bedrooms and a bath on one side and the other bedroom and bath separated by a breezway. So it would be perfect for a guest room, mother-in-law quarters, an office or even a...Continue Reading!
Dunnellen Hall in Greenwich Connecticutwas the property of the late hotelier Leona Helsmley. The 21,897 square foot, 14 bedroom Jacobean manor located on 40 lush rolling acres was originally listed for $125 million but recently had its asking price reduced to $95 million, a cool $30 million price reduction…..nice. Interested in making an offer? With as little as 50% down we can secure a Mega-Super Jumbo financing package for you that offers a very reasonable monthly payment...no really....(taxes and insurance not included). Take...Continue Reading!
Middle River Homes in Wilton Manors is a 112 unit garden style condominium located in the heart of exciting Wilton Manors. Just south of Oakland Park Boulevard and NE 8th Terrace. All units have 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom and an in-unit laundry/utility room. Though the floor plans are identical, they interior finishes are all unique. Many have upgraded to granite & marble, while others have removed a couple of walls and added recessed lighting. Each has it's own sense of...Continue Reading!