Archive for September, 2009

Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony “Buy” Miami Condo in ICON Brickell

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009

According to People Magazine, JLO and Marc Anthony have “bought” a new apartment at ICON Brickell.  I find it very hard to believe that they would actually spend money to live in a complex with 1,800 people.   I can’t wait to see the tax roll come up. So far there has only been about 30 […]

Courteney Cox is Now a Real Estate Agent in Miami Beach-Cougar Town

Friday, September 18th, 2009

I was driving through Miami Beach this week when my friend @bethbutler said “oh my god, Courteney Cox is a real estate agent!”  I was like “whatever.  It’s probably dufus some real estate agent trying to look like her…blah blah.”  Beth yells “stop your Bentley convertible and back up.” Beth popped off this shot (Notice the two other […]

Update: Canyon Ranch Living Miami Beach

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009

“What’s up at Canyon Ranch Miami Beach?”  It appears to be very complicated, according to an article in WSJ.   What Went Wrong at Canyon Ranch It’s no secret that I’ve been a big believer in the Miami Beach project.  We could have a big, macro-economic dialogue about theories, but the best answer is probably the simplest:  It just […]

Madoff’s NYC Penthouse: “I Believe the Cloud Has Lifted” [Video]

Wednesday, September 9th, 2009

I’m kind of loving this video for a couple of reasons.  I love the tour that this deputy gives; he must have been boning up on his broker-speak. He believes “the cloud has lifted.” 4,000 sq. ft.!  That’s all?  If that property is his crown jewel, well, I’m not all that impressed.  Seems small and cramped to me.

Miami Beach Condos: Caribbean South Beach is First Major Bulk Sale

Thursday, September 3rd, 2009

Caribbean South Beach-3737 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL Caribbean South Beach has been purchased by a New York entity, Melohn Properties.  Caribbean South Beach is not quite in South Beach, but close enough. According to the Miami-Dade real estate tax records, only about six units have closed in the 103 unit condo.  The project was ripe for investors because of it’s […]

Setai South Beach Penthouse Back on the Market: $24M

Tuesday, September 1st, 2009

One of the most talked about Penthouses has returned to the market for $24,000,000.  Setai South Beach Located at 101 20th Street, Miami Beach Penthouse “B” at Setai South Beach has been on and off the market for more than a few years now.  It was originally purchased from the developer in 2004 for $9,500,000.  It came […]