Archives: January 2015

When Buying Should You Be Worried About High Monthly Condo Fees in Miami Beach?

monthly condo fees in Miami Beach

The monthly condo fee in Miami Beach is an important fee to consider when buying real estate.  During our initial consultation with buyers interested in buying a Miami Beach condo, the condo fee question is always an important factor to consider.  At first judgement many buyers will disregard certain buildings with higher fees, however we […]


Home Inspection Tips That Are Often Overlooked When Buying a Miami Beach Home

Home Inspection Tips That Are Often Overlooked When Buying a Miami Beach Home

When buying a Miami Beach home, especially if you are first time buyer, it can be a bit overwhelming. One big step that buyers take after their offer is accepted is to order the home inspection. During this inspection the inspector should check all of the major systems of the home, the appliances, crawlspace, attic, plumbing, electrical items, […]


Living in Miami Beach and Different Types of Transportation

Living in Miami Beach and Different Types of Transportation

If you are thinking about living in Miami Beach, you are probably wondering about the transportation. Generally speaking the South Beach neighborhood of Miami Beach (1st through 23rd Street) is super pedestrian friendly.  The rest of Miami Beach is kind of hit or miss depending on the neighborhood. Overall, the city is fairly large so you are probably […]


Allison Island Homes for Sale

Allison Island Homes for Sale

Allison Island Homes for Sale In the more northern section of Miami Beach just off of 63rd street and about a block west (& a skip across a canal) of Collins Avenue lies Allison Island.  Allison Island Homes for Sale consists of large single family homes with decent lot sizes on the water.  You may be […]


The Importance of Professional Photography When Selling Your Miami Beach Home

Photography When Selling Your Miami Beach Home

It has long been said that a picture is worth a thousand words and when it comes to selling your Miami Beach home, a simple picture can be worth a thousand (or in this case thousands) of dollars. Top quality photographs can often mean the difference between selling your property or watching it sit untouched on […]


Miami Beach Home Seller Resolutions for 2015

Miami Beach Home Seller Market Reports

If you made 2015 the year to sell your Miami Beach home, that’s great news!  On the other hand if you are doing any research online you may be a little concerned because there has been a bit of chatter about more inventory on the market and longer selling times. What’s important to keep in […]


What Is Preventing the Sale of My Miami Beach Home?

Many times we get approached by sellers who have had their Miami Beach home on the market for too long and their listing expired.  They want to understand why their home has not sold in this busy real estate market. Homes are always unique in their features, design and location.  All of these details can […]


Miami Beach Zip Codes

Miami Beach Zip Codes

One way that I would recommend to search for properties in Miami Beach is by zip code. In Miami Beach many of the neighborhoods are divided up by zip codes and searching this way is an easy way to find properties in a specific neighborhood. 33139 For instance if you are interested in buying in […]


Newly Released South Beach Penthouses Some of the Best Values in Miami Beach

Last month 1 Hotel and Homes finally released their penthouse units for sale.  These South Beach Penthouses are rare as they are located in an oceanfront building, with decent square footage, in a renovated building with a range of views to choose.  It is not common that so many units of this type of quality […]


100 Tips & Questions to Ask Before Buying Miami Beach Real Estate

100 Questions to Ask Before Buying Miami Beach Real Estate

If you are thinking about buying Miami Beach Real Estate there are a lot of questions you should ask prior to making that first offer.  Typically we cover all of these questions and concerns during the initial buyer’s consultation when we meet with new clients.  This way we are certain to only show properties that […]