Ten-X's U.S. Retail Market Outlook listed the top five markets for investors to consider buying retail real estate. Three out of those five were Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and West Palm Beach. Robust employment and increasing population in all three cities are pushing the demand for retail space in all of their respective counties.Continue Reading!
4880 Pinetree Drive. Miami Beach Private waterfront compound of classic elegance & style. The updated main house consists of 4 beds with 3 bedrooms upstairs including the grand master suite with a terrace, walk-in closet & fabulous master bathroom. The 4th bedroom is located downstairs. Alluring design & living space with eat in island kitchen, formal dining & living room, family room, covered terrace, & pool with lush tropical grounds complimenting the estate. Separate 3 car garage, gym & upstairs 3 bedroom...Continue Reading!
A couple of days ago a wrote about what South Florida will look like in 2070 if we continue developing the way we are. The state of Florida is growing by 1,000 people per day, making traffic unbearable and threatening our quality of life. Luckily, there are many projects going on in South Florida that will improve our community and increase property values around them. Three of them include: The Miami Underline The Ludlam Trail Brightline Continue Reading!
Ideal for your family, this home has just been totally renovated! 5 large bedrooms, brand new kitchen, brand new porcelain tiles and solid wood floors, impact glasses and doors, renovated bathrooms with marble counter tops, sauna, fireplace and more. Expansive open floor plan featuring a light-filled great room with vaulted beamed ceilings; state-of-the-art kitchen opening to an intimate family lounge with fireplace and wine cellar on one side, to the formal dining room on the other. The stylish master bedroom opens directly...Continue Reading!
Since one year ago, the number of active listings is 6% while the sold properties are down 31.2%. The pended listings (now under contract) are the same as last year (no change). When the PENDED LISTINGS indicator is rising, our market is in recovery. Contracts have been written and are anticipated to close. Average home prices are up 21.3% compared to last year. The price per square foot of a single family residence, is approximately $169 per square foot – which is...Continue Reading!
This Saturday, October 22nd from 1PM-4PM, we will be holding our listing at 4225 Lake Road in Bay Point open to the public. This unique home is located in one of Miami’s most prime locations, Bay Point. Bay Point is without a doubt one of Miami’s most desirable neighborhood, and it is positioned to only get more desirable thanks to the rapid growth of its surrounding areas. Living in Bay Point puts you within easy reach to some of the...Continue Reading!
Last week I attended the Realtors Commercial Alliance meeting Commercial Disrupters, Game Changers, and Market Makers and was fascinated by a presentation by John Dohm on autonomous vehicles. These cars are not in the far off future, they are already here and the big players including Google, Tesla, Apple, Audi and most of the car companies are spending a lot of money developing them. As often happens, once I tuned in to what Mr. Dohm described, this week all I seem to...Continue Reading!
4411 NAUTILUS DRIVE MIAMI BEACH A fantastic Mid Beach home with the perfect blend of architectural detail & contemporary comfort. Located on Nautilus Drive the home is located in the heart of the ideal mid beach location in Miami Beach. The interior contains original terrazzo & hardwood floors, fireplace, volume ceilings & natural light create an open & spacious feeling. The updated eat in kitchen, formal living & dining, expansive family room overlook the patio & garden-great for relaxing, entertaining or hanging...Continue Reading!
I recently showed a house that is fenced and gated. The gate has no motor, so to access the driveway, I have to manually push the gate open: it is heavy, so this takes some effort! Anyhow, the buyer and his realtor, both men, were early and when I got there they simply sat in their car and watched me struggle rather than offering to help. Is chivalry dead?! If you know me, then you know that I am no shrinking...Continue Reading!
I have always loved the homes designed by Modernist architect Alfred Browning Parker, so I am very excited to see HistoryMiami Museum's new exhibit "The Discipline of Nature: Architect Alfred Browning Parker in Florida." I have been in – and sold – several of his designs, I have never actually seen his sketches or models, and I look forward to viewing those and other pieces of his work all in one place! Parker studied under Frank Lloyd Wright, and his work...Continue Reading!