I run across this graph that Credit Suisse published last year. The era of huge volumes of sub primes resets is almost over and 2009 looks like a year of transition between a high volume of sub prime mortgages resets and a very high volume of Option Adjustable Rate Mortgages Resets that will take place on 2010 and 2011. With the announcement by Citigroup that they will offer a moratorium on foreclosures, which will probably be followed by other lenders, I leave to the...Continue Reading!
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[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5LC1A16STBM[/youtube] 26th ANNUAL SANTA'S PARADE OF THE ELVES DECEMBER 7, 2008 AT 2:00 PM Santa is looking for cute little Elves to lead “SANTA’S PARADE OF THE ELVES.” Bring your children (toddlers to 6th grade), DRESSED AS ELVES, TO CITY HALL, 6130 SUNSET DR, at 1:00 PM on December 7th. They can be as creative and colorful as they wish. Elves will receive a holiday ribbon and march in the parade with the lead Elf. To enter a Holiday Float, Marching Unit or Band,...Continue Reading!
Awaiting a new master of the house, in the Lapidus designed building "Crystal House", is a glamorous beauty that has 1260sqft of splendid renovation. Fantastic marble is on every square inch of the floor; the kitchen is completely redone with stainless steel appliances and Brazilian granite. The luxurious bath is oversized with a huge separate tub and a mega-shower with dual heads. The direct OCEAN VIEW is breathtaking. Located on Millionaire's Row, it's in good company. The famed Fontainbleau Hotel Resort, located just...Continue Reading!
The single family house market in Weston is getting more active and that's good news for buyers and sellers as well! Weston is definitely one of the most desirable cities to live in Florida. This is not a simple cliche, it's true! The list of facts to prove that it's huge: Planned community, great neighborhoods, "A" rated public schools, excellent private schools, golf courses, breathtaking lake views, beautiful parks, top of the line hospitals, houses of worship, strategic location with easy access to...Continue Reading!
[gallery] So many to choose from in today's market and I've seen them all! But this particular home is located on a beautiful lakefront with fabulous golf views and is perfect for for entertaining. Over 5,700 SF, 5 Bedrooms + office, 5.5 baths, Huge Granite Kitchen, Wet Bar, Wine Cooler, Crown Molding....you name it, it's got it. Offered at $1,499,000....Call Phyllis for a private showing at 954.980.3385.Continue Reading!
Reduced to Sell! True 5 bedroom, 3 full baths on a private waterway in popular "Orchid Island". Built by one of the premier custom builders in Weston, this home has been well maintained by the original owner. New Roof 2008, New A/C, open pool & patio overlooking a serene and private lake. Offered at $599,999. Call Phyllis today at 954.980.3385 for a private showing.Continue Reading!
Westport part of Plantation, Florida is not your typical South Florida community. Neighbors are neighborly, some have fruit trees in their backyards and live a simple and graceful life. In addition to public schools, Westport and its surrounding neighborhoods boast a wide array of independent schools, charter and several church and synagogue-based programs. Plantation is home to one of Broward's most prestigious private institutions, American Heritage School. This is but a few minutes away from Westport. University School at Nova Southeastern University...Continue Reading!
Ever get the feeling that the ceiling is to low? The new FHA and conforming loan limits were announced and you might be a bit surprised by the results......click here for the full story.Continue Reading!
Eldorado Towers located at 3625-3675 North Country Club Drive in Aventura, Florida is undergoing a major restoration of their balconies and remodeling of the interior hallways. When completed, these buildings will have a 21st Century face lift, as well as, upgrading the exterior to today's hurricane codes and fashionably redesigned corridors. After nearly eleven months of steady, hard work, all of the construction phases of this multi-million dollar project are on schedule and following the master plan. When the project began in...Continue Reading!
This is an update to my "Harvest Drive 2008" blog from earlier today. FRIDAY - 11/21/08, BEGINS AFTER 3PM - Western High School turns into "Harvest Drive Headquarters". Volunteers welcomed and needed for at least 1 or 2 hours at a time. Whatever we can do, they are happy to have and appreciate. KIDS WELCOMED ON THIS DAY MONDAY - 11/24/08 - 8AM THRU 9PM - Same thing as above except this will be the "Sort and Pack" day - KIDS WELCOMED ON...Continue Reading!