Miami Beach Real Estate: A Six-Year Retrospective of the Miami Beach Condo Market

I haven’t been around much lately; the reason for that will become apparent very soon. In the meantime, this post was inspired by an email from a consumer who wants to buy a Miami Beach condo and asked me for some insight. Since I didn’t readily know the answer to the question (and I usually do), I figured it was time […]

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Miami Beach Real Estate Statistics: Distressed Properties & Diana Olick

Miami Beach is a really unique place.  That’s why I get a tad frustrated with the media for lumping Miami Beach into Greater Miami’s real estate statistics on foreclosures, short sales and shadow inventory. Now there’s new phrase du jour, “double dip.”  I liken Miami Beach to Manhattan or Beverly Hills.  Manhattan real estate operates on its own from the […]

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A Decreasing Supply of Miami Beach Condos

Miami Beach Real Estate:  Too Blind To See It?   The number of Miami Beach condos on the market seems to be showing a clear trend downward.  In May of 2007 the real estate inventory peaked at just over 5,700 Miami Beach condos on the market; the latest figures show about 4,800 units available for sale. In January 2005 there […]

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Foreclosures and Short Sales in Miami Beach and South Beach Luxury Condos

I’ve done a round-up of all the short-sales, foreclosures, and bank-owned luxury condos in Miami Beach.  I’m sure there are more, but not all of these types of properties get listed in the MLS, which is what I’m using for my source. First off, AQUA Allison Island Condos has four units available for sale: 6103 Aqua […]

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