Bloomberg’s Foreclosure Index Up 3.8% From One Year Ago

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Bloomberg's Foreclosure Index Up 3.8% From One Year Ago

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Are Recent Improvements in Home Sales and Median Prices Here to Stay?

Both on a national and local South Florida level, home sales have been improving and in some areas median prices have actually been increasing.  Although we have been seeing a trend in increasing sales and decreasing  inventories in Miami-Dade County, Moody’s Investor Services estimates there will be an additional 8% decrease in home prices in […]

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The Difference between Cost vs. Price

Sellers and buyers of real estate often fixate on what the price of a property is and in doing so, lose sight of the more important factor, cost.  Price is what you get for the property if you are a seller and what you pay for it if you are a buyer.  However, what affects […]

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Small Homes Are Back In Demand

The days of the McMansions have been put on hold for now.  What is selling in Miami are the smaller homes on smaller lots in neighborhoods that are close to shopping and transportation.  Most of the homes fitting this description are under $500,000 and many are under $300,000 and are therefore perfect for first-time homebuyers. […]

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100 Edgewater Drive – Water's Edge Condominium

This low-rise garden condominium is located on the Coral Gables Waterway.  It is ideally situated between Coconut Grove, South Miami, and downtown Coral Gables, making it popular with young professionals, students and retirees alike.   The units are spacious and feature ample closet space.  Rentals range from $900-$1100 for one bedrooms and $1500-$1800 for two […]

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100 Edgewater Drive – Water’s Edge Condominium

This low-rise garden condominium is located on the Coral Gables Waterway.  It is ideally situated between Coconut Grove, South Miami, and downtown Coral Gables, making it popular with young professionals, students and retirees alike.   The units are spacious and feature ample closet space.  Rentals range from $900-$1100 for one bedrooms and $1500-$1800 for two […]

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Miami Real Estate – Homes Below $300,000 Get Lots of Activity

The real estate market in Miami continues to be driven by properties priced under $300,000.  I listed a home this week in this price range and had 8 offers within the first 5 days, all at or above asking.  Many of the would be buyers expressed frustration at losing out to cash buyers or having […]

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Miami Real Estate – Miami Not On Forbes’ Latest List

The latest Forbes real estate article, America’s New Housing Crisis Capitals, lists metropolitan areas were prices are still dropping with continued declines expected.  Thankfully, none were in Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach or Monroe counties!

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