In the spirit of Black History Month and Throwback Thursday, I wanted to highlight an interesting fact about Miami History. Before Fisher Island was the wealthiest zip code in the United States, it was sold to Carl Fisher by the South’s first black …Read More
It has been 3 months since we last checked in on IconBrickell’s pool project, and construction is now well underway. The photo above was taken this morning during one of our showings. You can see that the trees have been removed and their soil is now being removed to make way for the tile demolition.
Back in November, we noticed that the pri…Read More
When we took our hard-hat tour of Prive Residences in Aventura last summer, the project was still very much a construction site. They have been hard at work since that day, because the development is scheduled to open in July, right on schedule.
The development is situated on a private island behind three levels of security and offers a sere…Read More
A long underutilized stretch of waterfront restaurant space is being offered for lease with a redevelopment plan, according to an offering summary we received this week. Many people would be surprised to learn that there is a nearly 15,000 square foot waterfront restaurant underneath the Four Ambassadors at 8th Street & Brickell Bay Drive. …Read More
Despite Miami Beach’s crackdown on AirBnb properties, we receive regular calls from hopeful investors who want to buy properties in order to lease them out on the short term rental website. It is important to understand the risks involved in breaking the rules with hopes of high returns.
Miami Beach Crackdown
Because AirBnb rentals do not…Read More
The vacant lots around North Miami Avenue and 13th Street in Downtown Miami have been a blighted eyesore for years now, but that is changing as we speak. Brad Knoefler, the owner of Bar 1306 nearby, has made it his business to redevelop these lots…Read More
Inspired by wind and waves, Sunny Isle’s Regalia offers just 39 residences, each with with 360 degree views. The 46 story wavy tower is one of my personal favorites in Miami. While the tower is 90% sold, the developer has recently listed Residence 18, which is completely designed and furnished by five-time Architectural Digest “AD100” interior …Read More
This is a very interesting time in Miami’s real estate market and we are going to start doing more regular market updates of the various neighborhoods and even individual buildings. We’ll start with Brickell, but don’t hesitate to reach out and make a request if there is a specific neighborhood or building that you are curious about.
SALES M…Read More
Bringing a mix of elegant history and contemporary high design, Richard Meyer’s Surf Club Four Seasons Private Residences is preparing to open the first of two residential towers. The north tower will open later this month and the south tower will be completed by the end of the year. We have scheduled a tour and are delighted to be one of the f…Read More
Nine years after being built, Mint at Riverfront is getting a lobby face-lift. The project began on January 30, and includes new terrazzo flooring and accents. The work should be complete by the end of March.
After a rocky start in 2008 when Corus Bank (the bank that financed Mint’s construction) went out of business, Starwood Capital steppe…Read More