The Miami Luxury Real Estate Recovery In One Chart

2014 miami luxury real estate sales volume

Lowell International Realty agents found some great news while looking over 2014 luxury home sales data. There's one metric that shows how much the Miami luxury real estate market has recovered: Total sales volume for luxury homes. The 2014 total sales volume of luxury homes (we define luxury homes as all single family properties that sold for over $1 million)... Continue Reading >

Attending The Park Grove Grand Debut

Park Grove Logo

Park Grove is one of two luxury highrise projects underway in Coconut Grove, the other being the Grove at Grand Bay towers. If you've driven down Bayshore Drive recently, you've probably seen construction at the Grove at Grand Bay site - the two twisting buildings you can see going up as you pass the Grove marina (more info on Grove at Grand... Continue Reading >

JUST LISTED: 8870 SW 57th Street – Charming Two-Story in Galloway & Miller Estates

8870 SW 57 Street Miami - Exterior

Suzanne Santos and Carrie Foote just listed this charming family home located in Galloway & Miller estates. 8870 SW 57th Avenue  is a 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom home in impeccable condition. The home exemplifies Florida living at its finest! The two story, split floor plan house has abundant natural light and tasteful designer touches. The first floor includes open... Continue Reading >

The Priciest Home In Miami: 3551 Main Highway Coconut Grove

3551 Main Highway Coconut Grove

The most expensive home in Dade county was listed yesterday in Coconut Grove by William Pierce of Coldwell Banker. Known as "La Brisa," the magnificent estate at 3551 Main Highway is a waterfront paradise that rests on 6.9 acres of prime land next to the Ransom Everglades School. The lot was originally platted in 1866 and was never subdivided. Inside you'll... Continue Reading >

Pinecrest People Mover: Free Shuttle Benefits Students, Residents

Pinecrest People Mover

Miami is not generally known for public transportation infrastructure but some local governments are taking matters into their own hands to help residents (and especially students) get around. Village of Pinecrest officials launched the Pinecrest People Mover in 2012 as viable transport option for residents and visitors. The people mover is a series of shuttle busses that run between Pinecrest schools, parks... Continue Reading >

JUST SOLD: 1036 Palermo Avenue. A Tropical Coral Gables Cottage

1036 Palermo Ave Coral Gables Exterior

Carrie Foote and Suzanne Santos completed the sale of 1036 Palermo Avenue in Coral Gables on September 30th. This tropical cottage was listed for $619,000 and sold for $608,000, 98% of the original list price. The home traded for $418.15 per square foot, which is the fifth highest price per square foot of any sold home recorded in North Coral Gables during... Continue Reading >

JUST LISTED: 1100 S. Greenway Dr – Coral Gables History

1100 S. Greenway Coral Gables Front

Behold the most architecturally significant home on South Greenway Drive. JJ Snow Hansen just listed this spectacular home located at 1100 S. Greenway Drive overlooking the historic Granada golf course. This regal estate was built during the George Merrick years by famed Coral Gables architect George Fink and is a showpiece of Old Florida splendor. This walled and gated property rests on a corner lot.... Continue Reading >

NINE – A Great New-Construction Option In Brickell

NINE (9) Brickell

Brickell is in a perpetual state of construction as workers continue erecting the towers at Brickell City Centre and prepare for groundbreaking at the site of the SLS Lux and more. Another new-construction building to keep an eye on in the Brickell area is NINE. NINE is a 35 story building that is being constructed on top of the existing shops at Mary... Continue Reading >

The Underline: An Ambitious Plan to Transform the Greenlink

The Underline - University of Miami Park

Meg Daly, founder of Friends of The Greenlink, in conjunction with the University of Miami School of Architecture, Arquitectonica, and local governments have hatched a plan to transform the 10 mile stretch of underused green space under the Metro-rail into a vibrant public park that will be known as "The Underline." The space under the metro-rail is currently known as... Continue Reading >

Lower Price for 8400 SW 54th Ave Makes It A Great Value

8400 SW 54th Avenue Miami FL 33134

JJ Snow Hansen recently reduced the price on the gated Ponce Davis estate located at 8400 SW 54th Avenue. Since she put this home on the market she's had steady activity and a near complete deal or two but she has yet to find the right buyer. In order to generate further interest in the home she just reduced the asking price to... Continue Reading >