MiMo or Miami Modernist architecture has become a common topic in Miami and Morris Lapidus is "THE" MiMo Staple, so I'll take this time to tell you about both. First and foremost, we are Miami's Architecture REALTORS and I... more
The Miami Association of REALTORS is responsible for a forward thinking concept to try to help solve our workforce housing problem. A few years ago, MIAMI REALTORS leaders began brainstorming on innovative and creative... more
When you think of significant Miami architecture, The Arsht Center is at the top of the list. Not only was it designed by renown architect, Cesar Pelli, but it was built on the site of a former Sears department store. The... more
Throwback Thursday takes us to one of our first marketing pieces when Rick and I became Miami REALTORS. Our value proposition and what still makes us different is the fact that we are both professionals: your own architect... more
We all know Miami is a young city, a baby compared to many other United States cities. But when you think of Miami's birth, Coral Gables always comes to mind and the man behind Coral Gables, George Merrick. In the 1920's... more
I get asked what the right type of awning is for historic homes all the time. I am the Miami Architectural REALTOR after all, so ask away! Anything to do with architecturally significant real estate or historic homes in... more
A few years ago, while a board member of the Miami Shores Historic Preservation Board, I created, with the help of other board members, an educational brochure for our community. The brochure included the image shown as... more
I decided to do a series on significant Miami Architecture and will start off the series with this Miami-Vice epic condo, Atlantis. The series will have architecture of all scales and uses, buildings that I consider... more
Bringing back an oldie from 2011, enjoy! To be fair, not just a client, but a very special client who I now call a friend, sent me this email (re-posted in its entirety, with no changes or edits and with his permission and... more
You hear it so much that it's ingrained in your brain - when selling your Miami Beach home, go neutral - but why? People say I have a gift for color, my mom remembers me as a little girl painting color charts and... more
We continue our significant Miami architecture series, this time with a perfect Miamism, a "designer parking lot". Only in Miami do we have parking structures designed by world renown architects. 1111 Lincoln Road has been... more
I get asked what to look for when buying a Mediterranean Revival Home, all the time! And it doesn't matter if you are a historic preservation buff or if you simply like the Mediterranean Revival style, working with the... more
How is the Keystone Point Real Estate Market Doing?
There are currently 48 Keystone Point homes for sale:
Highest priced listing: $2,150,000 for the corner lot home with 6 bedrooms / 4.5 bathrooms, 4,327 SF of living space... more
How is the Surfside Real Estate Market Doing?
There are currently 54 Surfside homes for sale
Highest priced listing: $6,295,000 for the contenmporary, bay-front home designed by Max Strang with 5 bedrooms / 6.5 bathrooms... more
How is the Miami Shores Real Estate Market Doing?
There are currently 95 homes for sale:
Highest priced listing is $2,449,000 for the waterfront home located at 1080 NE 105th St. This is 5/4.5 home with 75' of canal... more
2019 Belle Meade Real Estate Stats are in! My favorite time of the year for neighborhood stats is when I report the previous year's numbers because it really puts into perspective the changes and gives you a good forecast... more
There were some drastic changes in the Keystone Point Real Estate Market in 2019 which will be evident in the data we are providing below. There was a massive drop in average price per square foot (which includes both... more
Talk about a bumpy ride for Surfside but we are happy to report that the market seems to be back on track. It's common to see neighborhoods with fast appreciation to come to a complete halt and even regress a bit to past... more
Miami Shores real estate is looking great, compared to many other local markets. Resiliency to media doom due to location, architecture and community. Miami Shores is an amazing place to live and our real estate market... more
How is The Belle Meade Real Estate Market Doing?
There are currently 19 single-family homes for sale: (compared to 24 last month)
Highest priced listing is $7,850,000 $7,495,000 for the bay front, new construction home at... more
How is the Surfside Real Estate Market Doing?
There are currently 51 Surfside homes for sale: (compared to 47 last month)
Highest priced listing: $5,250,000 for the waterfront home at Biscaya Island, located at 1413... more