Miami Shores is where Rick & Ines live, work and play. It is a small suburban neighborhood centrally located just minutes from Downtown Miami, Fort Lauderdale and Miami Beach. It's considered a secret gem that few people know about. Its Real Estate ranges from Luxury Bay front homes, to 1920´s historic architecture. Activities include Golf, Tennis, a great community center and field house offering all kinds of sports and activities for all ages.
Miami Shores was developed in the early 1920´s at the same time as Coral Gables by The Shoreland Company. Its urban plan includes tree-lined streets, large setbacks, alleyways or service roads as well as a downtown commercial area which is known as "downtown Miami Shores". With its own extremely efficient police force, its own government building or Village Hall, as well as library (Ines designed the new multi-media center addition). There's nothing Miami Shores can't offer. Schools include Miami Shores Elementary, Miami Country Day School, St. Rose of Lima School, Miami Shores Presbyterian pre-school, Baptist pre-school, Doctor's Charter Middle and High School, and Barry University to name a few. Miami Shores is a neighborhood where your neighbors have your keys and kids play on the streets, a true village beautiful.
Some Local Statistics about Miami Shores, offered by The Greater Miami Shores Chamber of Commerce:
Housing: Comprised largely of single family homes, the median price of housing in the Shores is $340,000 and rising.
Churches: Twelve area churches represent almost every denomination
Police & Fire: Recently ranked as one of the top 50 safest cities in South Florida, the Village maintains a three dozen strong Police Department. The Miami Shores Fire Station, located downtown, is operated by metropolitan Dade County.
So come visit and we will give you a tour of our incredible village of MIAMI SHORES.