Last Saturday evening I went with my son, James, and brother-in-law, Thomas Taulbee, to a Clemson University South Florida Alumni event held at the Marlins- Phillies baseball game. Those events are always fun as you get to see a good game and visit with Clemson Tigers (Thomas & I are Canes, James is a Tiger). Little did I know that we were to going to witness the 20th perfect game in the history of major league baseball. All of that got...Continue Reading!
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Living in South Miami, High Pines/Ponce Davis & South Coral Gables- Need Your Car Washed, Furniture Moved, Old Furniture Delivered To The Dump
Do you need your car cleaned, furniture taken to storage, or old paint cans & old furniture delivered to the dump? Well, if you do, call Bill Lloyd (pictured with his wife Willie Mae at church) at 787-623-9022. Bill is a local, South Miami High graduate who washes cars at EWM Wed. & Fri. mornings and at the 1st National Bank of South Miami Thursday mornings. He has been washing my car and helping me for years. To read my previous...Continue Reading!
There have been seven townhouses to sell in the South Miami gated community of Pine Manor this year. Taking a look at the sales prices it is quite shocking to see some of these selling in the low $500,000's. When these properties first came on the market pre-construction they were priced in the low $1,000,000's. To view the details of the closed units in Pine Manor in 2010, please click here. Special Features of Pine Manor Include: Walled and Gated Community Gas Stove Impact Windows/Doors Courtyard Covered 2 car carport Daimari...Continue Reading!
Living in South Miami, High Pines Ponce/Davis & South Coral Gables- What is happening in Coral Gables this week
Open this link to see what is going on in Coral Gables this week. To my read my blogs about High Pines South Miami and the South Gables open this link.Continue Reading!
Come join the Heatley Real Estate crew us at our open houses from 2:00 -4:00 this Sunday May 23. 5600 SW 85 St. is the perfect house for entertaining with it spacious floor plan which opens out to a large screened outdoor area. 8750 Ponce De Leon Road in the prestigious Ponce Davis area has a charming English cottage home sitting on almost a 63,000 sq. ft. lot. 11174 SW 112 Terr. is a well kept up, spacious 4 bedroom, 3 bath home...Continue Reading!
Living in South Miami High Pines/Ponce Davis & South Coral Gables- Miss Val’s Beat- What is happening in downtown South Miami
I ran into Miss Val in South Miami's Blue Mall the other day when she was chatting with Ahmed Youmi of La Crepe Bistro which is not a place to be missed if you are in the mood for crepes, sandwiches, salads, and their signature item quiche. Ahmed mentioned that he had opened a 2nd restaurant called Cafe Bonjour in South Miami at 6222 South Dixie in the mall across the highway from the South Miami Hospital . I...Continue Reading!
Living in South Miami, High Pines/Ponce Davis & South Coral Gables- What has happened to Whisk Gourmet
A number of people have asked me what has happened to the Whisk Gourmet restaurant which was supose to be moving from its present location at 4702 Le Jeune Road in Coral Gables. Being a fan of Whisk myself I stopped into get a take out dinner and had a short chat with the managing partner Kristin Connor ( I believe her brother is the Chef). Kristin said not to worry they were just slowed by the interminable permitting process,...Continue Reading!
Everyone has been asking me what is going on at the corner of SW 73 Street & 58th Avenue in South Miami where Segafredo's was suppose to open... Well, worry no more !!!! Segafredo is going to open sometime this summer.... I had a chance to meet with owners Willy & Minerva Quintana and Managing Partner Joaquin Ortiz who are putting the finishing touches on South Miami's own Italian coffee bar and lounge. This will be another feather in the...Continue Reading!
As we all know Country French is the place to go for top drawer furniture in downtown South Miami, to be specific 7259 Red Road. But, a lot of people may not recognize that Country French has a lot of special gifts under $50.00. So if you want to spoil yourself or give a nice gift to a special friend drop by and see what they have. In addition there is free parking right in front of the store which...Continue Reading!
Living in South Miami, High Pines/Ponce Davis & South Coral Gables- Miss Val’s Beat- What is Happening in Downtown South Miami
I ran into Miss Val on a beautiful South Miami day last Wednesday as she was sitting in front of the Le Royal French Bakery in the Blue Mall talking with her friend Julie Garcia Diaz, an EWM realtor on Brickell. Miss Val wanted me to mention another Blue Mall success story....Mermaids. Jessica Sierralta started Mermaids in the Blue Mall at 7328 Red Road 10 years ago and to celebrate her 10 years in business is hosting a party at...Continue Reading!