My Blogs are geared primarily to the History, Happenings, Lifestyles and Real Estate of the Florida Keys. As a native South Floridian with family ties to the Keys that stretch back to the 50's, I look forward to sharing my unique perspective on the Jewels of Florida, America's Caribbean...the fabulous Florida Keys
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Spectacular Royal Harbour Yacht Club Living Just South of Miami!Islamorada Living just minutes from downtown Miami! Prepare yourself for the South Florida lifestyle at its finest within this spectacular residence at the Royal Harbour Yacht Club. This home will pamper you with its finishes, ame...
Fantastic Home For Sale in Coconut Grove's Bay Heights! 173 Shore Drive South, Coconut Grove Florida, 33133 Fantastic opportunity to own in Coconut Grove's Bay Heights! Exceptional value is found in this large 5 bed/ 3.1 ba home resting on an extra large and picturesque 13,500 sf lot. An ideal ...
The earliest settlers of Coconut Grove were the Pent and Frow families. In the 1830's both families were lighthouse keepers at Cape Florida and homesteaders in what is now Coconut Grove. Another settler of that era was Edmund D. Beasley who homesteaded 160 acres bay front property. In 1873, after...