Friday Nite Linkage

Friday Nite Linkage

In Miami, Buyers and Sellers Will Have To Rethink Their Strategies. [Miami Herald] Miami’s Building an Instant City Downtown, will it backfire? [Miami Herald] Florida lawmakers release tax cut details [Miami Herald] Maps, Charts & Graphs [PDF] [Miami Herald]

Friday Nite Linkage


Villa Magna: Another Condo Bites The Dust?

Villa Magna: Another Condo Bites The Dust?

Rumor has it that Villa Magna has decided NOT to move forward, and will be returning deposits.  Some say it’s because they decided not to build, others say it’s because there is a high-roller interested in the land. Either way, I think the decision not to go forward in an already saturated Brickell condo market is […]

Villa Magna: Another Condo Bites The Dust?


Richard Meier Beach House: 3rd time the charm?

Richard Meier Beach House: 3rd time the charm?

Prodigy Network sent me an email recently, announcing “exciting news” about the “progress” of the Beach House Designed by Richard Meier in Surfside. My new concerns stem from the fact that during the last two years or so, this project has switched developers twice. In April of 2006 the original developer, Lynx Strategic Development, announced […]

Richard Meier Beach House: 3rd time the charm?


Buyers Beware: Buying ‘sight unseen’ has it’s downside!

Buyers Beware: Buying ‘sight unseen’ has it’s downside!

Stopped over at Apogee South Beach the other day to see how the building was coming along.  I overheard a buyer compaining to their agent that they didn’t like their unit, and wished they had picked a corner unit. Uh…DUH!  Of course the corner unit is better than the flow-through unit. Flow through units have been […]

Buyers Beware: Buying ‘sight unseen’ has it’s downside!


Miami Beach Penthouse Report, May 2007

Miami Beach Penthouse Report, May 2007

Lots to report on Miami Beach real estate, so I will get right to it! Surprisingly, there has been an abundance of real estate activity in ultra-high-end Miami Beach condos and Fisher Island this year. I was a bit surprised to see how many of the $5M+ condo sales this year were on Fisher Island. […]

Miami Beach Penthouse Report, May 2007


The Soaked Streets of South Beach

The Soaked Streets of South Beach

I was saving today for taking the pictures for the brise-soleil article. Well, as you may or may not know, we got hit with a lot of rain. Since Miami Beach is below sea level, it doesn’t take much rain for us to flood. I’ll let the pictures do the talking on this one. This […]

The Soaked Streets of South Beach