Archive for April, 2009

Coral Gables Real Estate:$50M Idyllic Gables Estates Mansion on Market

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009

Shaq?  Kids play!  Star Island?  Tobacco Road.  Move over Indian Creek Island,  there’s a new kid on the market and he means business. 11 Casuarina Concourse, owned by auto/real estate magnate Alan Potamkin was listed for $49,500,000.   As Paris Hilton would say: “That’s hot!”  This is one of the most fantastic pieces of property south of Palm Beach. […]

Mei Miami Beach: If You Think It’s Butter, But It’s Not…

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009

Mei Miami Beach: Oceanfront Luxury for Less These pictures are from the newly-opened Mei Miami Beach.  “Mei” (pronounced “May-ee”) is an Asian “themed” (notice I put “themed” in quotes) condominium located at 5875 Collins Avenue in Miami Beach. Ya’ll can go on and say whatever you like about Miami Beach real estate.  If pics are worth 1000 […]

Miami Beach Real Estate: Penthouse Report–Il Villaggio South Beach Penthouse Sells $10M Under Original List Price

Tuesday, April 7th, 2009

Miami Beach Real Estate: Penthouse Report-Il Villaggio PH Sells $10M Under Original List Price It looks as if even the mighty can fall.  Things aren’t going so well on Fisher Island; nor for Miami Beach luxury real estate.  In the last few months there has been some pretty interesting activity in the ultra, ultra high-end.  […]

Versace’s Ocean Drive Home-Casa Casuarina

Saturday, April 4th, 2009

The former Versace residence, located at 1100-1116 Ocean Drive in South Beach Casa Casuarina was built in 1930 and modeled after the Alcazar de Colonin Santo Domingo, a residence built in 1510 by the son of Christopher Columbus and reputedly the oldest existing house in the western hemisphere. Gianni Versace purchased the building in 1992 for […]