After nearly a year of blogging on Coconut Grove real estate, I am proud to announce that The Real Estate Coconut is now ranked in the Top 50 Real Estate Blogs in the country according to BlogFlux TopSites. BlogFlux rates blogs according to new "unique" visitors every week. Thanks to all those who read and support The Coconut. To stay updated with all of the current Coconut Grove real estate information, receive my blog posts directly to your inbox by subscribing here....Continue Reading!
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If you want to purchase in High Pines you must come over and see this place... This 2,325 sq.ft. home was built in 1958 and features 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, a very large entertainment/living room, and a great pool area.... The kitchen is big and offers a sizable area for the family chef to work in... Come on over.... This is a great way to move into High Pines.....Continue Reading!
Stocks end day down after auto plans rejected White House says proposals from GM, Chrysler aren’t good enough! http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/3683270/from/ET/ Continue Reading!
The past days our eyes where on Fargo, North Dakota, menaced by the rising Red River. It was pretty scarry to watch the scenes on TV. Those images lead me to think about my own community. FACTS: Floods are the most common hazard in the US Most homeowners insurance does not cover flood damage Everyone is at risk of flooding THE SMARTEST AND SAFEST WAY TO GO IS: BUY FLOOD INSURANCE. Premiums can be as low as $119 for low risk areas. Cost of flooding can...Continue Reading!
One of the truly amazing things of the South Miami, High Pines and Coral Gables area are the excellent elementary schools....One of them, St. Thomas which is located at the intersection of Red Road (SW 57 Ave.) & Kendall Dr. (SW 88 St.), recently had its annual Auction/Dance.... The evening was a resounding success with over 400 guests attending its "Hawaiian Breezes" party...There were over 500 items auctioned off including a ride on the world famous Goodyear blimp.... St. Thomas is over...Continue Reading!
Spring break is almost here and if you still do not know what to do with your little ones here are a few options: THE WESTON FURY SOCCER CLUB Open to all players ages 6-14 interested in improving their current level of play or in just having some fun with training from nationally licensed staff. Players will be placed in groups according to their age and ability. Instruction includes: dribbling, passing, receiving, heading, shooting & goalkeeping. Individual and group tactics. Small sided games. Mini tournaments. When Monday, April 6th - Friday, April 10th...Continue Reading!
As the rest of Weston, The Falls is also decreasing its inventory. That is good news! The activity at the end of March shows 12 properties available for sale ranging from $580,000 to $265,000. The composition of the active market is 50% regular sales- 50% short-sales. Same composition prevails on the closed sales. As for the pending sales 2 out of 3 are regular sales. # Records Total Regular SS REO SS/Total Actives 12 6 6 50% Closed 2 1 1 50% Pending 3 2 1 33% The...Continue Reading!
It is a great corner townhouse, with 2,505 square feet and it was on the market for more than two years because even the banks don't know how to price their foreclosures. Originally it was priced at over $795k in January of 2007 so when it sold a couple of months ago, I knew it would be a market changer. This house was reduced to $479 by that time so when the sale price was published last week, I wasn't surprised...Continue Reading!
It seems to me that we have seen a slowdown these past few weeks of new foreclosures coming on the market. This foreclosure on the Grove side of LeJeune Road was just reduced to $534,900 from $729,900. It has 2,337 square feet of interior space, an 11,000 square foot lot and a pool. There are 2 bedrooms, 2 baths in the main house and 1 bedroom, 1 bath in the guest house. Aside from the missing appliances (common in foreclosures), this house is...Continue Reading!
Clean out the garage, get rid of that old couch, don't waste time going to the dump! Here are the dates for Weston's bulk trash pick up in April. SINGLE FAMILY HOMES Wednesday, April 15th or Thursday, April 16th or Friday, April 17th MULTI- FAMILY Saturday, April 18th Whichever date is the date of your regular collection. Place items curbside by 7:00 a.m. on that date. Multi family units & Townhomes: place items next to dumpster. Please note that items not collected the next day-dependant upon the amount of participation,...Continue Reading!