Archive for October, 2007

Miami Beach Real Estate: AQUA Allison Island-Better Than a Foreclosure

Wednesday, October 31st, 2007

Here it is: Unit #501 is available for $999,000.  This unit is completely finished and ready to move into. Unit #901, which was a foreclosure,  closed in June, 2007 in the Gorlin Building at AQUA at Allison Island for $1,065,000.  The unit had a beautiful view and was unfinished. So, for all who ask me about a “good deal,” […]

Miami Beach Real Estate Statistics: South Beach YTD Condo Market Index- October 2007

Wednesday, October 24th, 2007

Sorry about the late update of the October installment of the South Beach condo statistics. I just re-launched my new website. The new website,, has incredible and first-ever features like the ability to track changes of the list price of all Miami Beach condos (or at least the ones represented on the site). South […]

Canyon Ranch Living Miami Beach Update-North Tower Condos

Wednesday, October 17th, 2007

Canyon Ranch Living is a three-phase project that is located on the ocean at 6801 Collins Avenue in Miami Beach. This perfect address encompasses more than 1,000 linear feet of oceanfront and is just minutes north of world-famous South Beach and minutes south of the Bal Harbour Shops. Phase one is the South Tower (condo […]

Miami Beach Condo Not Selling? 4 Tips on How to Handle Price Reductions

Wednesday, October 10th, 2007

Photo courtesy of Boston Globe A reality of today’s market are price reductions.  While most real estate agents try to educate their clients on the state of the current real estate market in Miami Beach, sometimes condo sellers do not heed the advice of their agent for multiple reasons.  What I have found is that most of my […]

Heinous MLS Photo of the Week

Sunday, October 7th, 2007

This picture isn’t that horrible, if you can keep from noticing dustpan IN THE CENTER OF THE PHOTO,  but it was the title that makes it a great selection for HPotW: Architectural Digest Perfection I bet Paige Rense would make this her cover shot of the next issue, if she were only lucky enough to […]