Scenic Horseback Rides


Looking for a place to ride Horses in the North area of Broward County?  I recommend Tradewinds Park in Coconut Creek as a great location for Horseback Riding for both Adults and Children.   Tradewinds Park Stables offers guided Trail Rides, Pony Rides, Horse Camp, an Educational Farm, and Birthday Party Packages. A couple of weeks… Read More

Deerfield Beach Homes


Deerfield Beach Real Estate Market Report Throughout South Florida, the years of 2007 and 2008 were the years during which we experienced the lowest number of sales and highest level of Inventory.  Since that time, sales have increased significantly and the same is the case with the Real Estate Market in the City of Deerfield Beach.     Included… Read More

“Sorry, but the Property is under Contract for Purchase”


When working with Buyers who inquire about properties that they’re interested in, we often encounter properties that are no longer available, for various reasons.  Frequently, I have to deliver news that properties of interest are “under Contract for Purchase.”  So, what does “under Contract” mean?  What it means is that the Owner of the Property… Read More

More than $100 Million in Sales at Trump Hollywood Oceanfront Condo!

Trump Hollywood 3605-Living-horizontal

  Trump Hollywood Oceanfront Condo is definitely one of the leaders in South Florida’s Oceanfront Condo Market and “has surpassed $100 Million in Sales since its January re-launch.”   Greg Freedman, partner in BH III LLC (“BH3”), the property’s new owner and developer, noted that:  “Trump Hollywood buyers include both U.S. and international residents, primarily Canadians and South Americans seeking… Read More

Golden Beach Properties


Golden Beach Homes Purchased Property Records indicate that, within the last 3 months (May – July of 2011), 7 Properties were purchased in Golden Beach. Their purchase price range was $560,000 – $3,700,000.  The properties that were purchased are as follows: 238 S. Island Drive:  Purchased for $3,700,000 on June 14, 2011 (pictured below) Intracoastal front Property… Read More

Delicious Dinner and a Sunset Cruise

Sailboat at Sailfish Marina

I recently had the pleasure of enjoying Dinner again at one of my favorite Restaurants, Sailfish Marina Restaurant in Palm Beach Shores, FL on Singer Island, an Intracoastal Waterfront Restaurant and Marina.   Dinner included delicious Clams with Linguine and Snapper with Crabmeat.   Besides serving Dinner, Sailfish Marina also serves Lunch and a great Sunday Brunch, which I’ve also enjoyed…. Read More

Sapphire Luxury Condo

Sapphire Condo in Ft. Lauderdale

 What’s Selling in Sapphire Condo? After selling 25 Units during the months of January – May of 2011, 92 Units last year, and 15 Units during June and July of 2011,  Sapphire no longer has any Developer owned Units available for purchase (they are sold out except for the few remaining Developer Owned Units that are… Read More

Coconut Grove Oceanfront Condo


Recent Sales in Coconut Grove Oceanfront Condo Since my previous Market report, 3 additional Units have been purchased in Coconut Grove Oceanfront Condo as follows: Unit 803, purchased for $1,150,000 on May 31, 2011 (3 Bedrooms and 3.5 Baths) Unit 904, purchased for $900,000 on June 30, 2011 (2 Bedrooms and 2.5 Baths)  Unit 101, purchased for $439,000 on May 6,… Read More

Oceanfront Homes in Miami Beach

Altos del Mar Oceanfront Homes

Altos del Mar Properties The Community of Altos del Mar, located in Surfside and Miami Beach, is a beautiful area that’s located within walking distance of the Beach and close to Restaurants and Shops (Bal Harbour Shops and others) in the North Beach area of Miami Beach.  Properties in the Community include non-Waterfront properties and Oceanfront… Read More

Las Olas River House Luxury Condo


What’s Selling in Las Olas River House?   With contemporary design,  fabulous Amenities, great Waterfront views (River, Intracoastal, Ocean, and City), beautiful Residences, and walking distance to Las Olas’ Shops and Restaurants, Las Olas River House continues to be one of downtown Ft. Lauderdale’s premier choices for luxury Condo living. Units sold in the 2nd Quarter of this… Read More

Recent Purchases of Luxury Homes


Luxury Single Family Homes Purchased in Broward County in June of 2011 During the month of June 2011**, 142 Single Family Homes were purchased in Broward County in a purchase price range of $500,000* – $5,650,000 and information below details their locations and purchase prices.     This is a significant increase over the month of May, during which… Read More

Recent purchases of Luxury Condos


Luxury Condos and Townhomes Purchased in Broward County in June of 2011 During the month of  June, 2011, 62 Luxury Condos and Townhomes were purchased in a purchase price range of $500,000 – $3,132,500 in Broward County.   The properties that sold are located in the Cities of Ft. Lauderdale, Hallandale, Hillsboro Beach, Hollywood, Lauderdale by the… Read More

L’Hermitage Oceanfront Condo

L'Hermitage Condo

L’Hermitage Oceanfront Condo Market Report During the first 6 months of 2011, through June 30th,  15 Units were purchased in L’Hermitage Condo and details about the purchases are included below.   Of the 15 Units purchased, 8 of the Units have 3 Bedrooms and 7 of the Units have 2 Bedrooms.  The Units that were purchased… Read More

Sonata Beach Club Oceanfront Condo


Sonata Beach Club Condo Market Update Since my previous update (when 9 Units were sold earlier this year), 7 Units in Sonata Beach Club have since been purchased during the months of May – July of 2011 (through July 20, 2011) and details about the purchases are included below.   The purchase price range of the Units… Read More

Las Olas Homes


Las Olas Homes Purchased Recently Within May and June of 2011, 18 Homes were purchased in the Las Olas Communities of Las Olas Isles, 7 Isles, Riviera Isles, Idlewyld, and Colee Hammock.   The purchase price range of the properties was $725,000 – $3,250,000.  Of the 18 properties that were purchased, only 3 were purchased for prices under=$1,000,000.   The properties that… Read More