alicia ale: Towers of Key Biscayne FL | Oceanfront Condos for Sale | Market Report for June 2015 - 08/04/15 01:46 AM
Towers of Key Biscayne FL | Oceanfront Condos for Sale | Market Report for June 2015 
Towers of Key Biscayne FL is an exclusive and premier oceanfront condo that tourists and residents all flock to for a luxurious tranquil stay in Florida. This condo complex boasts of picturesque views of the sun as it sets on the miles-long pristine white sand beaches and clear blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean and Biscayne Bay.
 
 
Built in 1972, the condo complex, located at Crandon Boulevard, occupies a large plot of land in the more secluded area of Key Biscayne. This gated community is bordered to … (3 comments)

alicia ale: Learning Boating Safety the Fun Way in Key Biscayne Fl - 07/23/15 11:45 PM
Learning Boating Safety the Fun Way in Key Biscayne Fl 
Water-lovers and boating enthusiasts near waterfront condos in Key Colony Key Biscayne are invited to a day of fishing, family fun, and learning about safe boating during the 6th Annual Fishing and Spearfishing for Boating Safety Tournament on August 8, 2015 at the Key Biscayne Yacht Club, Key Biscayne, FL.
 
The Monica Burguera Foundation is a local cause committed to preventing boating accidents and saving lives by educating the community on water and boating safety through community outreach and events such as 6th Annual Fishing and Spearfishing for Boating Safety Tournament.
 
 
The MBF also … (2 comments)

alicia ale: The Pros of Key Biscayne Waterfront Condos vs. Single-Family Homes - 07/13/15 11:28 PM
The Pros of Key Biscayne Waterfront Condos vs. Single-Family Homes 
The real estate market in Miami offers so many housing options that one of the dilemmas homebuyers face is whether to live in a single-family home or a condominium.
 
Waterfront condos in Key Colony Key Biscayne offer lots of benefits including luxurious amenities, shared maintenance cost, structurally sound architecture, privacy, great views, and the perfect beachfront location.
 
 
Here are the pros of buying Key Colony Key Biscayne waterfront condos versus single-family homes:
 
Amenities. Key Colony Key Biscayne beachfront condos offer luxurious amenities not available to single-family home owners. With a pool in each building, an … (3 comments)

alicia ale: Inexpensive Ways to Boost the Value of Key Biscayne Waterfront Condo - 07/07/15 01:32 AM
 
Inexpensive Ways to Boost the Value of Key Biscayne Waterfront Condos 
Summer is here and now is the perfect time to start working on those home improvement projects you’ve been planning on! Whether you’re planning on putting your waterfront condo in Key Colony Key Biscayne FL in the market now or in the future, it’s always good to consider projects that not only add to the aesthetic appeal of your home, but boost its value as well.
 
 
Most homeowners prefer upgrades that are simple, low-cost and can improve the quality of their lives. So which home improvements should you invest in? Here are … (3 comments)

alicia ale: When Is the Right Time to Sell Your Key Biscayne Waterfront Condo? - 06/30/15 12:18 AM
When Is the Right Time to Sell Your Key Biscayne Waterfront Condo? 
Every year, millions of homes are sold each year in the U.S. Although the numbers may be great, still, the decision to list a home is not always an easy one. A home is a major investment and everyone wants a smooth sale to reap the full benefits of that investment. If  you are still undecided whether to sell your Key Colony Key Biscayne waterfront condo or not, here are a few things to keep in mind before calling your real estate agent and putting your home on the market.
 
 
Reason for Selling. Your … (3 comments)

alicia ale: 3 Health Benefits of Living in Waterfront Condos in Key Biscayne - 06/24/15 12:08 AM
3 Health Benefits of Living in Waterfront Condos in Key Biscayne 
Key Biscayne FL is known for its world-class beaches and parks, stunning lush tropical landscaping and exciting lifestyle. It’s no wonder why many people have dreamed of living in this lovely island paradise south of downtown Miami. But for its residents, particularly those who live on Key Biscayne waterfront condos, there’s more to Key Biscayne than it’s obvious aesthetic appeal.
 
Beachfront living in Key Biscayne offers another amazing benefit - better health.
 
 
According to the experts at the University of Exeter’s European Centre for the Environment and Human Health, living near the ocean greatly … (3 comments)

alicia ale: 6 Negotiating Tips When Buying Waterfront Condos in Key Biscayne - 06/16/15 12:37 AM
6 Negotiating Tips When Buying Waterfront Condos in Key Biscayne 
Finding the perfect one among the gorgeous waterfront condos in Key Colony Key Biscayne is just the first step. The next step is to decide on how to make an offer and bid for it. Since home buying is probably one of the most expensive transactions you will make, it is important to do it right and get the best deal possible.
 
 
So how do you make an offer and negotiate to get the best price? Here are 6 tips guaranteed to improve your bargaining position and clinch the deal:
 
1. Have your finances in order. Carefully … (4 comments)

alicia ale: Ways to Save Energy on Key Biscayne Waterfront Condos This Summer - 06/10/15 01:49 AM
Effective Ways to Save Energy on Key Biscayne Waterfront Condos This Summer 
There’s no question, summer and the hot temperature it brings increase our energy consumption. In the heat of the summer, everyone turns on air conditioners to feel comfortable resulting to skyrocketing electricity costs. But saving energy on homes like those gorgeous waterfront condos in Key Colony Key Biscayne FL shouldn’t be too difficult.
 
 
Enjoy the summer season, without the hassle of higher electricity bills, with these ideas.
 
Air Conditioning
 
During the summer months, your home’s air conditioning draws more electricity than almost anything else in your house, accounting for as much as half of your … (3 comments)

alicia ale: 4 Summer Design Tips for Waterfront Condos in Key Biscayne FL - 06/02/15 12:14 AM
4 Summer Design Tips for Waterfront Condos in Key Biscayne FL 
 
There are many reasons why home sellers opt to list their homes during summer. With kids out of school and the weather generally good, buyers have more time for home searches and attending open houses. If you’re thinking of selling your Key Biscayne waterfront condo, now might be the perfect time to do so.
 
 
Besides the obvious cleaning, depersonalizing and making repairs, there are some little things you can do to make your home look more summer-ready. Things that can immediately catch the attention of potential buyers visiting online websites such as … (4 comments)

alicia ale: 5 Exciting Ways to Spend Summer Near Key Biscayne Waterfront Condos - 05/27/15 12:24 AM
5 Exciting Ways to Spend Summer Near Key Biscayne Waterfront Condos 
 
Almost everyone would agree that taking a long, relaxing vacation near a beach is an awesome way to spend summer. An idyllic island with long stretches of glowing white sand is just about everyone’s dream vacation destination. But for new owners of waterfront condos in Key Colony Key Biscayne FL, these amenities are theirs to enjoy not only during summer, but all year long!
 
 
Home to some of the most brilliant, white sandy beaches in the Sunshine State, Key Biscayne FL offers tranquil living set in the midst of picture-perfect scenery. If … (3 comments)

alicia ale: 6 Security Essentials When Selling Your Key Biscayne Waterfront Condo - 05/21/15 12:35 AM
6 Security Essentials When Selling Your Key Biscayne Waterfront Condo

In the previous article, we listed some ways to host a successful open house for your waterfront condo in Key Colony Key Biscayne. This time, we’ll discuss the security essentials that you need to keep your home safe not only during an open house but the entire home selling process.
 
Let’s face it. Once you put your home on the market, your home will be open to the public. Posting your listing on online websites like www.MiamiRivieraHomes.com and having showings as well as open houses will likely drive traffic to your home. However, you must realize that when … (1 comments)

alicia ale: Guide for a Successful Key Biscayne Waterfront Condo Open House - 05/12/15 05:46 AM
5-Step Guide for a Successful Key Biscayne Waterfront Condo Open House 
 
When selling your Key Colony Key Biscayne waterfront condo, there are many methods real estate agents use to market your home. One of which is an open house which allows the public to view first-hand details of your property.
 
Although prospective buyers may have already seen your listing pictures on online websites like www.MiamiRivieraHomes.com, they need to experience the layout, concepts and design elements your home has to offer.
 
 
Before posting the “open house” sign, consider the following guide on how you can draw more prospective buyers for your waterfront condo in Key … (1 comments)

alicia ale: How to Get Beautiful Photos of Your Key Biscayne Waterfront Condo - 05/05/15 01:11 AM
How to Get Beautiful Photos of Your Key Biscayne Waterfront Condo 
 
Taking quality listing photos is a very crucial part of marketing your waterfront condo in Key Colony Key Biscayne. Since approximately 93% of buyers start their search online, a listing with bad pictures or no pictures at all, will definitely be overlooked. In fact, a survey conducted by the National Association of Realtors shows that most home buyers look for quality photos when they search for a home.
 
 
So how do you impress potential buyers with your real estate photos? Here are some tips you might want to consider:
 
Use the right camera. … (2 comments)

alicia ale: Housewarming Gift Ideas for Key Biscayne Waterfront Condos’ New Owners - 04/28/15 12:47 AM
6 Housewarming Gift Ideas Perfect for Key Biscayne Waterfront Condos’ New Owners 
 
Finding the perfect housewarming gift  for friends who just moved in to their new waterfront condo in Key Colony Key Biscayne can be a bit tricky. You want to give your housewarming hosts something they will be proud to use but, you also need to be careful about imposing on their already chosen decor.
 
Some people make the mistake of buying what they would want for themselves which can be a bad idea specially if you do not really know the new owners’ taste and style. You don’t want your gift … (2 comments)

alicia ale: 6 Reasons Why Your Key Colony Waterfront Condo is Not Selling - 04/21/15 12:34 AM
6 Reasons Why Your Key Colony Waterfront Condo is Not Selling

Every homeseller’s nightmare is to have his or her home dwindling in the market for months with no interested buyer in sight.
 
If you’re one of those having bad luck on the market, you may want to take a good, long look at what you’re offering and re-assess the situation. According to housing experts, the most common reasons why a home, including your Key Colony Key Biscayne waterfront condo, is not selling are the following:
 
 
1. Unrealistic price. Most real estate experts agree that the #1 reason why a home doesn’t sell is … (5 comments)

alicia ale: How to Get Your Key Colony Waterfront Condo Ready for Home Inspection - 04/14/15 12:25 AM
How to Get Your Key Colony Waterfront Condo Ready for Home Inspection 
 
Before putting your Key Colony waterfront condo on the market, there are several things you need to prepare first, one of which is the home inspection.
 
A home inspection is the professional inspection of a property intended to check and evaluate the safety of the structure and mechanical condition. But because you are sharing some spaces with others within the complex, things are a little bit different with condo inspection. You may have to answer some questions that don’t usually come up in inspections of single-family homes.
 
 
As with other homes for … (2 comments)

alicia ale: Low-Cost Kitchen Updates for Your Key Biscayne Waterfront Condo - 04/07/15 12:13 AM
Low-Cost Kitchen Updates for Your Key Biscayne Waterfront Condo

If you’re thinking of adding some updates on your kitchen prior to selling, now might be the best time to do so. According to the data released by National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI), kitchens topped the list of remodelling projects done in 2014 with a whooping 82% of NARI members identifying kitchen as their No. 1 service order.
 
If you visit www.MiamiRivieraHomes.com, you’ll notice that more and more homes sport kitchens with casual styles and functional layouts.
 
 
But if you do not have the time and budget for extensive renovations, don’t worry.  There … (2 comments)

alicia ale: Safety Precaution Tips When Living in Key Colony Waterfront Condos - 03/30/15 12:20 AM
Safety Precaution Tips When Living in Key Colony Waterfront Condos

For most homeowners, the safety and security of their home is a top priority. Just think about it, if you’re willing to spend hundreds of dollars to make your home aesthetically pleasing and comfortable, you should also be ready to spend some money, or at least make an effort, to keep it safe and secure, right?
 
But security precautions may be a little different if you live in a condo, like one of those gorgeous waterfront condos in Key Colony Key Biscayne. Most of these buildings already have solid … (1 comments)

alicia ale: 5 Tips to Create More Space in Your Waterfront Condo in Key Colony - 03/24/15 01:19 AM
5 Tips to Create More Space in Your Waterfront Condo in Key Colony

No matter how much square footage you have in your home, there will come a point when you feel like you still need some additional space. If tearing down walls or having major renovations is out of the question, don’t worry, there are plenty of ways to make the living space of your waterfront condo in Key Colony look larger than it actually is.
 

 
Check out the following tips on how to create an illusion of additional space and see if any will work for you:
 
Clear … (1 comments)

alicia ale: 5 Step Guide to Pricing Your Waterfront Condo in Key Colony - 03/17/15 01:07 AM
5 Step Guide to Pricing Your Waterfront Condo in Key Colony

Are you thinking of selling your waterfront condo in Key Colony this spring? If the answer is yes, now might be the best time to start figuring out how much to list your home for.
 
Determining your asking price is one of the most crucial decisions you will make at this stage. Why? Because your asking price is probably the single biggest factor that will determine if your home sale will be a success or a failure. Your Key Colony waterfront condo might be exquisitely staged and stunningly impressive, but none of … (1 comments)

 
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