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2901 Collins in Miami Beach. Hotel and Residences. By Ian Shrager.

Miami Real Estate Marketplace Ian Shrager's Residences at the Miami Beach Edition is located at 2901 Collins Avenue on 3 acres of beachfront property. It was formerly the location of the Seville Hotel. The 250-room boutique hotel will include residences, which will feature floor to ceiling windows and wide terraces. The project The project includes 26 condominium units designed by John Pawson that will open under the direction of Ian Shrager. The Edition is a property of Marriott. It will include a Bowling Alley, Ice Skating... Continue Reading >

5 Easy Ways to Stay Fit and Energized

Miami Real Estate Marketplace Many of you folks out there are involved in some kind of traveling.  Some light, some heavy duty. Even though it can be a lot of fun, the unusual schedules, new surroundings and different foods can take a toll. So whether you're on the road for business or pleasure, here are 5 easy ways to stay fit and energized. 1. Walk for a while No matter where you are, it's always possible to squeeze in at least 30 minutes on foot. Take... Continue Reading >

Marina Palms offering a residence for you and your boat. Biscayne and 172nd, North Miami

Miami Real Estate Marketplace What can be better than living on the waterfront. Overlooking a 110-slip marina for yachts up to 90 feet in length. Marina Palms Yacht Club and Residences will have 468 residences in two towers. It's a nautical enthusiast's dream. Great Location. Great neighborhood. Marina Palms Yacht Club and Residences is located in the heart of North Miami. It features a distinctive Miami architecture, beautifully finished condos, assigned parking and great location at 17201 Biscayne Blvd. Within close distance of  the Aventura shops... Continue Reading >

Miami-Dade construction projects on the horizon in 2013

Miami Real Estate Marketplace "Construction starts in Miami-Dade County posted strong gains in 2012 after a deep six-year slide. With a host of projects on the horizon, the local construction The cranes are coming back to Miami. The battered construction industry is going higher in the new year after showing strong signs of life in 2012. Will Miami feel more like Manhattan in a few years? It just might. So far, there has been more talk than action, fewer shovels in the ground than grand announcements. Even... Continue Reading >

How real estate is affected after the fiscal cliff bill

Miami Real Estate Marketplace The Congress passed legislation to avert the so-called fiscal cliff. Here are provisions of the bill pertaining to real estate. - Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act extended to January 1, 2014 In place since 2007, the act provided a tax break for homeowners who struggled through financial hardship such as foreclosure, and were granted mortgage debt forgiveness. The NAR issued numerous calls to action urging its members to ask for the extension of the tax break for another year. Lawmakers heard there... Continue Reading >

“Lincoln Road is the hottest retail street in all of Miami and is among the busiest corridors in the world”.

Miami Real Estate Marketplace Lincoln Road couldn't be hotter in terms of property ownership. For those of us that are used to the morning through evening hustle and bustle, Monday to Sunday, going crazy on weekends and holidays, expansion isn't something that comes immediately to mind. But to certain investors, expansion is very much on their minds. And they're practicing what they believe in. Expansion. Most Recent expansion Recently, a New York real estate investment fund expanded its presence by purchasing three storefronts on the prime... Continue Reading >

7 Great Places to go in Miami Beach*

Miami Real Estate Marketplace It's not the 3 A.M. call but it can be as scary. The folks heard the weather here is great, lots of stuff to see and do compared to where they are. So they've decided to come on short notice. Very short notice. They're descending on Miami Beach any minute now and knowing them they'll try to squeeze in as much as they possibly can on the weekend. Here are some suggestions where they can go, stay busy and entertained.... Continue Reading >

The Paradisical Village of Key Biscayne’s
Parks and Beaches

Miami Real Estate Marketplace It's life in paradise. Literally. Key Biscayne's parks and beaches are probably the closest  you'll get to nature's perfection. The premier park and beach resort makes the island truthfully one of the greatest places to visit and live in the planet. Beauty is all over the place. Starting with Crandon Park Located on a breathtaking location, with the Atlantic Ocean on the east side and Biscayne Bay to the west. You can extensively explore the various ecosystems of the park including its... Continue Reading >

Social Responsibility to the extreme by
10 companies

Miami Real Estate Marketplace I found a fascinating article about social responsibility in a magazine that specializes in advertising, Advertising Age.  It's dated 2010 but still valid in my opinion. The article's author is Bob Liodice. In his words: "Many companies believe they have a responsibility to give back to society. This focus includes contributions of time and money, a duty to provide environmentally friendly products and services, and a desire to improve the lives of individuals here and around the globe. Such socially... Continue Reading >

6 simples pasos para obtener una hipoteca en Miami siendo extranjero

Miami Real Estate Marketplace Ultimamente muchos compradores extranjeros nos han preguntado cómo se puede obtener una hipoteca en Miami. Hablamos con los profesionales de Southeast Bankers Mortgage Corporation que son especialistas en hipotecas. Nos dieron una detallada explicación que resumiremos en los siguientes seis pasos: PASO#1 Copia de pasaporte  y visado. Si su país no requiere visado para entrar en Estados Unidos, debe presentar otro documento de identidad con foto además del pasaporte. PASO#2 Copias de los documentos de identidad de todos los compradores que aparezcan en el... Continue Reading >