EWM’s Coral Gables office broke a record sales number…over $50 million in one week! Imagine what a week we would have had if we had more inventory!
Okay, I have to admit that although I love my husband, family, friends, clients, south Florida, referrals, wine and dark chocolate, but am not a big fan of Valentine’s Day. As my husband said early on in our dating, every day should be Valentine’s Day, not just a day where flower prices sky rocket, restaurant […]
Another spectacular week for real estate in Miami. We had 29 residential sales this week in my EWM office. Many properties are going under contract within a couple of days of being listed. If you are buying, be ready to move as soon as a property is listed. If you are selling, price realistically. Six […]
This question has been asked forever and most answers are it depends on how long you plan on living in a home and what your lifestyle is like. If you plan on living in a home for more than 3 years – 5 years, experts say that it is probably more economical to buy. Given […]
Focaccia Bistro in the Grove is a small, charming restaurant that reminded me of the more intimate restaruants in San Francisco. On the night that we went, the place was at capacity, which overwhelmed the staff but did not detract at all from the pleasant experience. It was not noisy, suprising giving how close the […]
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Lakeland, Tampa, Jacsonville, Orlando and Miami are among the top cities in the nation to buy foreclosures, according to RealtyTrac. That being said, foreclosures have not been overwhelming the Miami real estate market and the demand for these properties far outstrips the current supply. If you are a buyer, do not be fooled […]
A quick snapshot of the overall market for 2012: Single Family home sales increased 21% in 2012. Those listed between $300,000 to under $1 million increased 50%. Home sales for those over $1 million increased 64%. Condo sales increased by 6%. Condos between $300,000 to under $1 million increased 45% and those listed over $1 […]
EWM continues to sell an enormous amount of real estate despite low inventory. Our Coral Gables office alone did over $20 million this week. We had 23 sales and only 14 new listings so if you are ready to list, give me a call. Rentals are in short supply as well.
Walkable neighborhoods are increasingly important to buyers. South Miami Avenue’s tree-lined street is a great example of what makes a neighborhood walkable: nice sidewalks, shade, distance between sidewalk and street and proximity to shops, restaurants, parks and work. This neighborhood is walking distance to Brickell/Downtown Miami.