Archive for June, 2009

Miami Beach Luxury Real Estate: Shaq Finally Sells Star Island Manse for $16M UPDATED

Thursday, June 25th, 2009

Miami Beach Luxury Real Estate: Shaq Unloads Manse After Over 4 Years on Market UPDATE:  Shaq house sells $19M less than original list price of $35M.  UPDATE 2:  Vladislav Doronin, aka Naomi Campbell’s boyfriend, is the buyer. Originally listed in 2005, Shaq’s FORMER home located on Star Island in Miami Beach closed yesterday for an undisclosed amount.  […]

Miami Social: “We’re Like the Most Fabulous Circle in Miami”

Sunday, June 14th, 2009

This post has nothing to do with Miami Beach real estate, but it is soooo good—I just had to.  I’m sorry. New “reality” TV show about Miami (well, they really mean South Beach) premieres July 14th on Bravo. Here are some doosie quotes that almost make me embarrased to live in Miami. Could you EVER imagine […]

Timing the Real Estate Market

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

With all of the talk that has recently been taking place about the real estate market, you may be wondering if now is the time to buy.  After all, everyone knows that the biggest real estate investment credo is to “buy low and sell high.”  But, how can you tell if now is really the […]

South Beach: South of Fifth Street (SoFi)

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

I received a voice mail from a local news station about  the South of Fifth street neighborhood (SoFi), in South Beach, asking me to do an on-camera interview for a story they were doing on the area.  I was thinking to myself, “Why are they doing a story on SoFi?  I’ll bet you The New York […]