My blog offers real estate related information and life observations from the Miami and Miami Beach Florida communities.
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A recent study done by GoBanking found that in the Sunshine State it was less expensive to buy than rent (if you have the 20% down payment).Our average rents according to the study are $1500+ VS $1300+mortgage payment for buying. That equates to a savings of over $2000 annually if you purchase ...
I was dreaming what heaven must look like and came across this brand new penthouse at the Estates of Aqualina in Sunny Isles FL. With 270 degrees of pure breath taking views from this lofty 57th floor perch this is about as close as you can get to imagining.There are very few words needed to expl...
In Miami and the Beaches there is a home for any and each lifestyle you choose. Be it a single family beach bungalow style home or a fabulous penthouse in the sky. You just can't beat the variety of choices, if you are into name brand labels we have that. If sports cars are your thing- live in t...
It was recently announced that the new iPhone 8 will have an interesting safety feature. The Do Not Disturb While Driving feature. "When you turn on Do Not Disturb While Driving, iOS 11 will silence alert and notifications while keeping the screen dark. iOS 11 will use Bluetooth or Wi-Fi to meas...
It the lavish over the top luxury market in Miami and Miami Beach sometimes a "home" just ends up too much (space) for their owners. This is the case for Bryan "Birdman" Williams. He is the head of a record company that features mostly rappers.His digs just hit the market for a cool $20 million. ...
It has been a glorious sun filled rain free holiday weekend in Miami Beach. Perfect conditions at the beach where I have planted myself with friends.It is also the time to remember our loved ones and past heroes. I send to the universe a big HELLO & THANK YOU to them all.
After a "holiday" weekend of packed restaurants and busy beaches it is nice to glide into a normal Monday morning. As per usual the sun is out, temperatures pleasant and it is a great time to tour listings and buy that dream house or dream condo. It's always sunny on my side of the street, call m...
A screen shot is worth a thousand words sometimes. If it is sunny skies, mild temps and beach filled days you dream of, it's time to consider a move to beautiful south Florida. From an inland studio apartment to a beach front 10,000 square foot penthouse all it takes is ONE call to me.
I often write of the virtues of beach living. I am a beach person and have been all my life. I childhood friend sent me photos of herself on a dark and cloudy wet beach in New Hampshire where she spent the day yesterday. I had spent the day on my beach-MIAMI BEACH where it was 80 degrees with 46%...
People often ask me why when I live in beautiful Miami Beach would I have a home in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Simple answer: great tequila! Real reason is I love PDC, I have been going there since it was a small fishing village and even though it is very built up I still love it.Nice people, easy...