Monthly Archives: February 2012

Cash-rich Venezuelans help resuscitate Miami real estate

By Kevin Gray Many Venezuelans have long had a love affair with Miami, but rarely has it been so intense – as least judging by the property market. The cash-rich South Americans are leading a charge into Miami real estate, … Continue reading

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Miami Estate of the Day: Bay Point $5,450,000

A Sanctuary of 28 homes on this exclusive private island. Spectacular 2 story Mediterranean 1 acre + Bayfront estate with a grand entrance featuring over 15000 SF situated on Biscayne Bay.  Enjoy the elegance of this home with large spaces, … Continue reading

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Jackie Gleason’s Miami Mansion Hits the Auction Block

In the mid-1960’s, New Yorkers lost Jackie Gleason to Miami Beach when he moved his TV show there. And there it stayed, to the joy of that city’s economy, for seven years. Top Ten Real Estate Deals writes that “Jackie … Continue reading

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For Miami Real Estate, Better To Be A Foreigner

By Kenneth Rapoza It’s not that Miami isn’t welcoming to Americans, or that developers prefer Brazilians. They don’t. But in this global city today, the big real estate buyers are all from abroad. And one of the reasons, especially when … Continue reading

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Miami Estate of the Day: Bay Point $5,450,000

Built in 1996, A Tropical Mediterranean Masterpiece. 8,700+ Square Feet of Luxury. 7 Bed / 7.5 Bath, situated on 105′ of the sought after Deep Water Estelle River in Exclusive Harbor Beach. Custom Ironwork, Custom Woodwork, Chef’s Kitchen and Beyond, Elevator, … Continue reading

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List of Improving Housing Markets Grows: Miami #3

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey The list of housing markets showing signs of improvement in home prices and overall market conditions in February has grown to nearly 100 cities, according to the National Association of Home Builders/First American Improving Markets Index. … Continue reading

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Miami Estate of the Day: Bay Point $5,450,000

Built in 1985, this secluded in a park-like setting deep within the legendary Las Olas Isles section of Fort Lauderdale, the Bontona Peninsula estate offers its new owner wide water views of New River from several ideal vantage points, as … Continue reading

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Would Casinos Hurt Miami’s Art Scene?

By Jordan Melnick Like a handful of similarly cash-strapped states, Florida is currently considering legislation to greatly expand gambling there. In part thanks to formidable opponents like the Florida Chamber of Commerce, the Florida Baptist Convention, and Disney World, the proposal stands … Continue reading

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Miami Estate of the Day: Bay Point $5,450,000

Built in 1970, Bay front residence in Bay Point with 6,560 SF of living space, and 23,100 SF +/ of finely manicured grounds. Double door opens to large master suite featuring outdoor sitting area. With 3 more bedrooms, game room … Continue reading

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