Archive for December, 2007

Miami Beach Real Estate: The Upside of a Declining Market

Sunday, December 23rd, 2007

New York Times wrote an article today on a subject that has been rolling around my pretty little head lately. Since insurance rates and property taxes seem to be clouds over the Miami real estate market, then the anticipated lower taxes on declining property values will be the silver lining of that cloud. While every […]

Beautiful Holiday Decorations: ICON South Beach

Wednesday, December 19th, 2007

I have seen a number of condominium decorations this season and I think this one “takes the cake.” ICON South Beach went ALL OUT on a professionally decorated, 25 foot, live Christmas Tree.

A Blogosphere in Miami – Who Knew?

Sunday, December 16th, 2007

Last week I was invited to a great holiday dinner hosted by MiamiBeach411.com at Tuscan Steak in South Beach. It was great to meet the crew from this popular Miami Beach info site: Gus Moore, Michelle Willett, and Mirna Arce. I know other people from their org were present, but the event was so well-attended […]

South Beach Real Estate: A First Look Inside Apogee South Beach

Sunday, December 9th, 2007

I’m in the midst of reading 740 Park: The Story of the World’s Richest Apartment Building by Michael Gross. While reading this book, I keep making subconscious references to Apogee South Beach in my head. Given what I know about Apogee, from about the quality of construction to the pedigree of the owners, it isn’t […]

Everything You Need to Know About Art Basel-And More!

Wednesday, December 5th, 2007

Need to know what to do?  Where to go?  Basel and the satellite fairs get bigger and bigger every year.  Finally, there is a website which debuted last week to help guide you through the parties, the scene and oh yeah, THE ART. WWW.MA2DWEEK.COM WWW.MA2DWEEK.COM is a sassy guide to the week, from distress offerings of last-minute […]