Is Miami's Real Estate Market Starting To Shift?

Based on EWM’s activity this week, it appears we may be starting to get into a more neutral market. EWM’s Coral Gables’/South Miami office did over $22.5 million worth of transactions this week, with an almost even split between sales (26), and leases (24). Seven of the sales were over $1,000,000. Eight out of the […]

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Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act Passes Senate

The U.S. Senate passed legislation that would delay flood insurance increases on properties whose rates were set to increase once they were sold, that had their flood zones changed when the maps were updated, or that were previously grandfathered in. Although the House is unlikely to approve the four year delay, they are working on […]

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How's The Miami Real Estate Market?

I get asked this question all of the time and my current answer is hot, at least for now. People from all over the world have taken an interest in Miami. The addition of our cultural component, as illustrated by the success of Art Basel Miami and the accolades coming in for PAMM, has catapulted […]

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Multifamily Properties Are Still The Commercial Properties In Highest Demand

With South Florida rentals in high demand, increasing rents, and available rentals low, investors are searching for multifamily properties. According to LoopNet, 9 out of the Top 10 Most Popular South Florida Properties were multifamily. Here are some multifamily properties for sale in Miami areas with high rent demand.

Buying, Investment Real Estate, Selling
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Time To Go Skiing

  With the holidays behind us, it is time to get serious about skiing.  The United States has been blessed with a snow season that in some places started as early as October! All skiers dream of powder so consider the top ten powder destinations in North America and Europe when planning your ski vacation.  […]

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Interior Design Color Trends For 2014

The 2014 color choices for interior design, as well as for fashion, appear to be “muted and Deco-inspired: rose quartz, amethyst, topaz, olive, whiskey and raisin,” according to designer Michael Berman. Two exceptions to the muted colors are acid yellow and Pantone’s color of the year, Radiant Orchid  

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Make A New Year's Resolution To Attend These Cultural Events In January

Happy 2014!  Add attending one of these cultural events to your 2014 Resolution List.  They take place in spectacular venues that many of us take for granted and help promote the arts throughout Miami-Dade County. Miami’s cultural season did not end with Art Miami and Art Basel, it merely took a small break for the […]

Brickell/Downtown Miami, Coral Gables, Pinecrest, Things To Do
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Make A New Year’s Resolution To Attend These Cultural Events In January

Happy 2014!  Add attending one of these cultural events to your 2014 Resolution List.  They take place in spectacular venues that many of us take for granted and help promote the arts throughout Miami-Dade County. Miami’s cultural season did not end with Art Miami and Art Basel, it merely took a small break for the […]

Brickell/Downtown Miami, Coral Gables, Florida Life, Pinecrest, Things To Do
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More Changes To Affect The Florida Real Estate Market In 2014

On December 20 I wrote a post about some changes to federal laws that may affect Miami’s real estate market in 2014.  I neglected to include two more (well one is a Florida State Law, but I will include it here anyway).  The first one I thought would be extended by now, but since we […]

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Happy Winter Solstice From Miami!

Someone forgot to tell us that it is winter!  To all my friends, relatives, and customers who have been dealing with cold or downright miserable weather since October, come on down for a visit and thaw out.

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