Homes in Rio Vista


Rio Vista 2nd Quarter Market Update Below are details about properties purchased in the Ft. Lauderdale Community of Rio Vista during the 2nd Quarter of 2011, during the months of April – June. Their purchase price range was $205,000 – $1,212,900.  The properties that were purchased are listed below: Property Address Purchase Price Purchase Dates Property Details… Read More

Ft. Lauderdale Homes on the Beach


Another property on the Beach in Ft. Lauderdale was just sold 2416 N. Atlantic Blvd. was purchased on June 15, 2011 for $5,650,000 This is the epitome of a Luxury Property and a few of its’ features are highlighted below: ~53′ of direct Oceanfront on the Sand in Lauderdale Beach, Ft. Lauderdale’s only Community that has Single Family… Read More

South Florida Oceanfront Homes


Oceanfront Homes sold in South Florida in 2011 Within the first 6 months of 2011, sales of 21 direct Oceanfront Properties (Vacant Land and Single Family Homes) have been recorded in the Counties of Palm Beach, Broward, and Miami-Dade.   Their purchase price range was $1,850,000 – $25,041,000. Oceanfront Homes on the Beach are rare and are… Read More

My Media Interview Regarding the Luxury Real Estate Market


  I was recently contacted by Ashleigh Patterson of  Thomson Reuters with a request to Interview for an Article they were preparing regarding Cash purchases in the Luxury Real Estate Market.  The Article was published Friday, June 29, 2011 and I included a link here for you to read it.    It discusses the number of Cash sales in the… Read More

Recent purchases of Luxury Condos and Townhomes

Villa Octagon Unit 3 in Ft. Lauderdale

Luxury Condos and Townhomes Purchased in Broward County in May of 2011 During the month of  May, 2011, 60 Luxury Condos and Townhomes were purchased in a purchase price range of $500,000 – $1,900,000 in Broward County. The properties are located in the Cities of Ft. Lauderdale, Deerfield Beach, Hallandale, Hollywood, Lauderdale by the Sea, and… Read More

Recent Purchases of Luxury Single Family Homes

Pompano Beach Waterfront Home

Luxury Single Family Homes Purchased in Broward County in May of 2011 During the month of May 2011**, 104 Single Family Homes were purchased in Broward County in a purchase price range of $500,000* – $4,400,000 and information below details their locations and purchase prices.     For sold Property purchases referenced in this post, all prices refer to purchase… Read More

Just Sold: Jackson Tower Condo Unit 1103F


I was contacted in April by a Buyer who’s interested in purchasing a Ft. Lauderdale Oceanfront Condo as a Vacation/Investment property for himself and his Family.   After viewing a number of Oceanfront and Intracoastal front Condos in Ft. Lauderdale, Hollywood, and Hallandale, he selected Unit 1103F at Jackson Tower Las Olas Condo as his… Read More

Las Olas Beach Club Luxury Oceanfront Condo


Las Olas Beach Club Condo Purchases in 2011 Las Olas Beach Club offers a great Ft. Lauderdale Beach location that’s within walking distance of Shops and Restaurants.  Spacious Residences range in size from 1,905 – 5,694 Square Feet of Living Area, each have private Elevator entry directly into the Unit, and Floor-to-Ceiling Glass maximizes  fabulous views of the Ocean, Intracoastal,… Read More

Aquazul Oceanfront Condo

Aquazul Condo in Lauderdale by the Sea

Since my previous update about Aquazul Condo in Lauderdale by the Sea, the 3 Units that were under pending Contract for purchase have now been purchased: Unit 304, the only 2-Story Residence in the Building (3,896 Square Feet of Living Area and 4,783 total Square Feet): Purchased for $1,200,000 on 4/18/11.  Monthly Maintenance Fee = $2,735. Unit… Read More

La Veranda Italian Restaurant


I recently enjoyed Dinner at La Veranda Italian Restaurant and highly recommend it if you’re interested in great places to dine in South Florida. Dinner for the evening was Yellowtail Snapper with Shrimp, Artichoke, and Mushrooms and Salmon with Clams Mussels.  Our Desserts were Chocolate Cake and Tirimisu. Not only does La Veranda serve delicious… Read More

Sapphire Luxury Condo in Ft. Lauderdale

Sapphire Condo in Ft. Lauderdale

What’s Selling in Sapphire Condo? After selling a phenomenal 92 Units last year and Closing* on the sales of 25 Units during the months of January – May of 2011, Sapphire is almost sold out, with less than 10 Developer owned Units left for sale.  Units started selling very quickly after they reduced their prices… Read More

One Thousand Ocean Luxury Oceanfront Condos

One Thousand Ocean Oceanfront Condo

One Thousand Ocean is continuing to perform exceptionally well with purchases in the current Market and information in the Table below outlines purchase prices, purchase dates, and Unit numbers of Units purchased in 2011. Unit Number Purchase Price Purchase Date Penthouse 703 $10,400,000 June 2, 2011 107 $6,030,000 April 2011 Beach Villa 205 $3,475,000 March… Read More

Just Sold: 2300 Riverlane Terrace


Congratulations to my Buyers, Lauren and Joe, who purchased 2300 Riverlane Terrace Property and purchase details: Purchased for $490,000 on June 10, 2011 Located in River Landings, a Ft. Lauderdale Community of 20 Single Family Homes that includes a Marina with Boat Slips for the Residents (located in an area without Fixed Bridges) Not purchased… Read More

Ft. Lauderdale Oceanfront Homes


Another property on the Beach was just sold and I included details below about the property and purchase. 3008 N. Atlantic Blvd., purchased May 20, 2011 for $3,100,000 (pictured above and below) 50′ of direct Oceanfront on the Sand in Lauderdale Beach, Ft. Lauderdale’s only Community that has Single Family Homes that are directly on the Beach 4… Read More

Recent Purchases at Trump Hollywood Oceanfront Condo

Trump Hollywood Oceanfront Condo

Condos Purchased in Trump Hollywood during the months of March and April of 2011 Below is a list of the Units that were purchased by individual Buyers (not Bulk Buyers) during March and April of 2011. Their purchases are recorded in Broward County’s Property Tax Records and all were Developer Owned Units, not Resales. Unit 3405: … Read More