If you like to run and stay in shape you are lucky to be living in the South Miami, High Pines, and the south Gables because Team FootWorks is located basically at the intersection of Sunset Dr. and Red Road. Team FootWorks conducts exercise and training sessions for both the experienced as well as the out-of-shape wanna be athlete. Yesterday the ING Marathon and 1/2 Marathon were run and according to TeamFootWorks leader Janette Trasobares "everyone who ran in yesterday's...Continue Reading!
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Living in South Miami, High Pines and Coral Gables -TeamFootWorks At The ING Marathon And 1/2 Marathon
High Pines enjoyed its 2nd, 7 figure closing of the month when 7500 SW 55 Ave sold for $1,075,000 or $238.89 per sq.ft on Jan.29,2010. The house has been on the market consistently since it was first offered for sale for at $1,395,000 on July 10, 2007.Continue Reading!
This new construction home that I wrote about here sold today for $1,075,000 which is a price per square foot of $238.00. In my opinion, the buyers got a good deal considering that new construction homes in similar neighborhoods are going for $300.00 per square foot and up. For those of you who aren't familiar with the High Pines area it is a subdivision located in unincorporated Miami-Dade County. It is bordered by the streets of Sunset Drive on the north, 80th Street on the south, 57th Avenue...Continue Reading!
5045 SW 71 Terrace was abandoned in January 2009...Metro-Dade County was asked in Sept. 2009 to assist in cleaning up the property (Case #0900369224) but did nothing. The Metro-Dade County Commissioner for that area, Carlos Gimenez, was asked through his office to assist in getting this danger and eyesore cleaned up. To date nothing but a few legal notices attached to the unoccupied house's front door has been done... This is an accident waiting to happen because Miami-Dade County is...Continue Reading!
Yesterday's blog highlighted the single most expensive homes in South Miami, High Pines and Coral Gables. Today's blog will show the single most inexpensive home in each community as listed as of 01/29/10 in MLX. South Miami - 6520 SW 63 Ave. - $129,000 High Pines - 5555 SW 76 St. - $399,000 Coral Gables - 212 Grant Dr. - $85,500 Continue Reading!
Well the time has come for The Real Estate Coconut to expand. Yes I will always be THE Coconut Grove real estate expert. Coconut Grove is my home, my life and my passion. But in reality, my real estate transactions take me all over the map and I have a lot of knowledge to share about other communities in South Florida. So for the past few months I have been hard at work developing two new real estate blogs. The first,...Continue Reading!
I can't count the number of times that people have told me they want to buy a house within the boundaries of the Sunset Elementary School district. I can't blame them either. Sunset Elementary School has a renowned International Studies Magnet Program which offers a curriculum in German, Spanish, French and English. Students in the IS program receive 2 1/2 hours of foreign language instruciton in either German, French or Spanish in addition to the regular curriculum. Right now it is the...Continue Reading!
These three communities consist of many single family homes of differing prices. I thought it might be interesting today to show the most expensive single family home in each community. South Miami has 73 homes listed for sale with 8202 SW 61 Ave. the highest priced at $1,899,000. High Pines has 13 homes listed for sale with 7416 SW 53 Ct, the highest priced at $2,400,000. Coral Gables has 447 homes listed for sale with 11 Casuarina Concourse the higest priced at...Continue Reading!
The best thing about Pine Manor is that it is located in a quiet residential community, yet is just steps from all of the restaurants and shops in downtown South Miami. There are 4 different models offered in this gated and walled community. Named after the Dutch Caribbean Islands, the townhouses in Pine Manor feature beautiful kitchens with top of the line appliances, sundeck, courtyard, 2 car garage, and impact resistant windows and doors. The townhouses were completed in 2008. ...Continue Reading!
Congratulations to all the members of South Miami's own Team FootWorks and High Piners Gidget Abreu-Hidalgo, Thomas Taulbee, and James Heatley who are all competing in this Sunday's event. Team Footworks members have been training diligently for the last six months and Sunday is the big day. Team FootWorks is run by the long-time Miami running guru Hans Huseby and his running store Foot Works which is located at 5724 Sunset Drive, South Miami.[gallery]Continue Reading!