7930 SW 52 Ct is back on the market after recently being purchased & then rehabilitated. The house originally went on the market for $550K in May 2010, became a neighborhood eyesore for a while as the owner just let the grass grow, and then was purchased for $350K on October 4, 2010. The new owner fixed it up an put it on the market for $695K on January 26, 2011. Here is another example of a distressed property being...Continue Reading!
South Gables Category
The red light camera across from the Coral Gables/South Miami EWM office at the intersection of South Dixie Highway & Riviera Drive has been working over time. Be careful when you drive through that intersection. To read my other blogs open this link. To follow us on Facebook open this link.Continue Reading!
It is not every day that I get to write about a business that I have used happily for many many years. However, when I was in South Miami's Blue Mall yesterday Miss Val told me that Jenny Trujillo was free for some photo shots at Eye Care Optical which is located in the Blue Mall at 7300 Red Road, South Miami. Eye Care Optical is privately owned, has been in operation since 1982, and is the place I get...Continue Reading!
4 bedroom, 4 bath, 3,700 sq. ft. house within walking distance of the Biltmore built in 1987 now listed for sale with Heatley Real Estate at EWM. If you enjoy the Gables & all the amenities of the Biltmore, this is the place for you. To read my other blogs open this link. To follow us on Facebook open this link.Continue Reading!
We have a great apartment for rent at 5630 SW 76 St. in High Pines. Within walking distance of Downtown South Miami this 840 sq. ft. condo has 2 bedrooms & 1 bath. What a great location to live! To read my other blogs open this link. To follow us on Facebook open this link.Continue Reading!
Come this week and be the first to see our beautiful new South Gables listing at 1233 Andora Ave. Remodeled in a sleek contemporary style highlighted by high end finishes this South Gables location is close to downtown South Miami, the "U", and the University Metrorail Station. Downstairs this house features a large master bedroom, a den plus 2 other bedrooms. The kitchen has been completely redone with marble counters & stainless steel appliances. All windows are either impact or...Continue Reading!
This past Monday members of St. Thomas Episcopal Parish in South Coral Gables went down to assist feeding the homeless at the Community Partnership for the Homeless in Downtown Miami. St Thomas does this twice a month in both Downtown Miami & Homestead. It is a busy & hectic 2 hours, but the experience makes you realize that homelessness can unfortunately strike anyone. To read my other blogs open this link. To follow us on Facebook open this link.Continue Reading!
Winter weekends are fabulous in South Florida as the weather is usually warm and dry which allows for a lot of of outdoor activity. On Sunday I took a walk around the South Gables before ending up at the Beaux Arts art show at the University of Miami main campus. Why would you want to live anywhere else other than the Coral Gables/ South Miami area. A nice home on South Alhambra in the South Gables: A new waterfront home on the...Continue Reading!
Every January we start the year at the Beaux Arts Show which is held on the University of Miami's main campus in Coral Gables. Beaux Arts is a support group for the Lowe Art Museum which benefits from this show. With the weather looking great this will be the place to go this weekend. To read my other blogs open this link. To follow us on Facebook open this link.Continue Reading!
One of the advantages of working in Coral Gables & South Miami are the large number of restaurants. Today I ventured into Downtown Coral Gables with my wife & son to eat a great meal on a spectacular winter day at Cafe Demetrio's. While at Demetrio's we ran into friend Janie Coffey who was grabbing a quick lunch on the back porch while working on her laptop. If you are in Coral Gables at lunch time, you should give Demetrio's...Continue Reading!