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Jul
08
2013

FPL’s New Transmission Lines

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Last week we attended a meeting at the Tropical Audubon Society headquarters which is an old Florida oasis next to Downtown South Miami across Sunset Drive from Coral Gables (specifically 5530 Sunset Drive). The topic of the well attended meeting was the upcoming public hearing regarding the transmission lines FPL wishes to build up South Dixie Highway(and elsewhere)... Or as the Tropical Audubon says "Tell FPL NO to building transmission lines in the Everglades Park, NO to profiting from our fresh water supply, and NO to...Continue Reading!

Jun
26
2013

Books And Books……My Favorite Hangout In Coral Gables

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I really don't know how to start a blog about Books and Books in Coral Gables at 265 Aragon Ave. because it is such a great place to find books, read, eat, hear authors, or just have a glass of wine... You walk in the store and sort of leave the outside world behind.. Plus my friend, Darby, always recommends good books to read... So if you are in Coral Gables, South Miami, Pinecrest, or Coconut Grove and you like to...Continue Reading!

Jun
24
2013

Great Cuban Food In South Miami

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    Do you have a need for a fix of Cuban food or better yet a desire for a consistently powerful mojito... If so, head for Casa Lario's which is located at 5859 SW 73 Street in Downtown South Miami... I have been going there for years and must admit that there have been days when I have eaten all three meals there (but  I never have  enjoyed a mojito for breakfast, though I bet if you were in desperate need...Continue Reading!

Jun
17
2013

Magnificent Lot Sold In Miami’s Ponce Davis Neighborhood For $1,900,000

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We recently closed our listing at 7830 Erwin Road (SW 47 Ave.) for $1,900,000. The property actually was  sold for land value (the lot was 71,874 sf) though there is a lovely mid 1950's vernacular home on it. We understand the new owners are going to construct a new home on the lot... The lot is close to Downtown  South Miami, Downtown Coral Gables, and the University of Miami main campus...   Continue Reading!

Jun
12
2013

What Type Of Home Can You Get For $1,000,000 in the Village of Pinecrest.Fl.

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Since we work in both Coral Gables. Florida and Pinecrest, Florida, two exceptionally fine communities, I thought I would follow up my last blog comparing the home you could get  for $1,000,000 in Coral Gables with what type of home you could get in Pinecrest for $1,000,000. The 4,364 sf , 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom, 1952 house with separate in-law quarters  on a 37,853 sf lot at 7825 SW 120 St. in Pinecrest pictured above  is listed for $990,000. So basically...Continue Reading!

Jun
10
2013

What Type Of A House Can You Get For $1,000,000 In The City Of Coral Gables ?

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I checked out the 253 active listings in MLS for the City of Coral Gables to see what you could get for $1,000,000 and found the attractive listing at 6909 Veronese Street ( the actual list price is $999,999). The 2,807 sf, 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath house was built on 1949, but obviously has been updated and is very appealing. The location is top drawer only about a block and half from the Coco Plum Circle off of Sunset Drive...Continue Reading!

Jun
05
2013

Magnificent Estate In Miami’s Ponce Davis Community Listed For Sale

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  8421 Ponce De Leon Road is offered for sale for the first time since it was constructed in 1987. This signature vernacular residence recalls the architecture of the traditional "cracker" structures of old Florida. The 6,241 sf structure is designed with one and two story pods and 3 cupolas on a 71,874 sf lot. This house is listed at $3,600,000 and is conveniently located in the prestigious  Ponce Davis community which is close to Coral Gables and South Miami. For...Continue Reading!

May
10
2013

What Type Of House Can You Buy For $1,000,000 in Coral Gables

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I was looking in our local MLS and got to wondering what type of house you could purchase for $1,000,000 in the upscale city of Coral Gables. As of this morning there were 234 homes listed for sale in Coral Gables of which 151 were listed above $1,000,000. The closest list price to $1,000,000 was for the 3 bedroom, 3 bath, 2,571 sf home, built in 1952 at 1020 Placetas Ave. which came on the market May 1st for $1,050,000....Continue Reading!

May
09
2013

Fun Bistro In South Miami

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There are a lot of fun things to do in Miami, and one of them is eating at our great restaurants. In South Miami Cafe Pastis is one of our favorites. Located at 7310 SW 57 Ave (known to locals as Red Road) Cafe Pastis is the typical small French bistro, but what isn't typical is the food which is light and delicious to the taste. Since there are not a lot of tables, make certain to make a reservation...Continue Reading!

May
08
2013

List Price Of Home In Miami’s High Pines Neighborhood Drops To $645,000

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High Pines is one of Miami's popular residential communities due to its proximity to Downtown South Miami the home to many popular restaurants such as Whisk Gourmet. The list price of the 3 bedroom, 2 bath home at 7535 SW 56 Ave. has just dropped to $645,000. If you want to join this family oriented community give us a call at 305-984-5524 and see this updated home which is within walking distance to restaurants, shops and movies.  Continue Reading!