The third luxury home enclave in South Coral Gables is Snapper Creek Lakes just south & across Old Cutler Road from the famed Fairchild Gardens... Snapper Creek is characterized by large lots which give it more of a neighborhood feel. Most homes do not have direct access to Biscayne Bay, but there is a marina within Snapper Creek Lakes which is connected to Biscayne Bay by a canal. Pictures & list prices of the 8 homes presently for sale are...Continue Reading!
South Gables Category
1233 Andora in South Coral Gables has been listed for sale at $1,100,000. This beautifully remodeled home has been finished in a sleek contemporary style highlighted by high end finishes.. Located in a prime South Gables location close to Downtown South Miami, the "U", and a Metrorail station, this home has 4 bedrooms plus a den, a modern kitchen, with marble counters & stainless appliances, stylish bathrooms, & a laundry room,,,Everything is completed to perfection. To read our other blogs open...Continue Reading!
Sunday morning is a good time to ride around the Coral Gables/South Gables area & see some of the sights............. To read my other blogs open this link.... To follow us on Facebook open this link...Continue Reading!
CocoPlum is another luxury residential community located in South Coral Gables or as locally known the South Gables. Just to the north of Gables Estates CocoPlum was developed in the 1970s & presently has slightly more than 30 homes listed for sale. The most expensive listing is 5 Tahiti Island Road which is on the market at $13,900,000. The house is currently being renovated & can't be shown until July 15th.. The least expensive home listed for sale in CocoPlum...Continue Reading!
The Grovenor House is in my opinion the finest luxury building in Coconut Grove... We are listing unit 702 for sale at $1,299,000. With a breathtaking view of the bay from its spacious balcony & floor to ceiling windows, this unit features gorgeous wood floors throughout, upscale Italian kitchen, 3 marble bathrooms, high ceilings & private elevator. The Grovenor House's world class amenities include heated pool, lighted tennis courts, concierge, exercise room, valet parking, & clubroom. The unit includes 2...Continue Reading!
Come live in the City of South Miami --- The happening place in South Dade County.... The house at 6111 SW 80th Street was recently reduced to $369,000. It is an old style Florida bungalow waiting for your updates... Especially appealing is the charming great room with its vaulted ceiling . The 2 bedroom 1 bath home has large front & back yards and enough room for additions and/or a pool...Located close to Downtown South Miami, South Miami Hospital, MetroRail,...Continue Reading!
Yesterday was another one of those days which proved that there is something to do every single day in Miami!!!.... One of my neighbors asked me if I wanted to go to an audition for the X Factor which was being held at the University of Miami basketball center....Being somewhat of an American Idol groupie I said sure...Never did I expect that I would be riveted to my seat for three hours watching 20 auditions...About 5 people were selected to...Continue Reading!
As I mentioned in a recent blog, Gables Estates, which is located in South Coral Gables, is one of the premier residential neighborhoods if not the premier residential neighborhood in all of Miami-Dade County.... Attached are pictures of homes presently listed for sale in Gables Estates... If you want further information on these properties or others in Coral Gables or Miami, contact me... Pictures of the homes are following the addresses & list prices: 180 Arvida Parkway $23,000,00 181 Leucadendra...Continue Reading!
One of Miami's premier residential areas if not its premier residential area is Gables Estates which is located in the South Gables....As you can see from the attached photos Gables Estates has grown rapidly from the original development in the early sixties when my father-in-law bought his lot for $8,000... Later this week I will provide you with pictures of the homes for sale in Gables Estates.. To read my other blogs open this link... To follow us on facebook open this...Continue Reading!
Unfortunately we seem to be facing a dilemma in South Florida as Florida Power & Light tries to provide sufficient power to fuel South Florida's growth. To accomplish this FPL is planning a new nuclear reactor at its Turkey Point site. The immediate concern is "Where should the substantial new power line be run?". All the affected communities & FPL have valid concerns, but the cities of South Miami (open the attached link to read the Miami Herald's recent article...Continue Reading!