Miami Real Estate

July 20, 2017

Buying a Co-op Condo, Investing in One or Renting?

I recently got this question this weekend and prompted a blog post on co-op condominiums, renting, investments and buying.Buying a Co-op Condo, Investing in One or Renting?

It's important to understand that if you are looking to buy a condominium you need to know what's available out there. A condominium and a cooperative, also known as ...

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June 28, 2017

Should I Pay an Association Fee Based on Square Footage?

In the downtown Miami area and especially in places like Brickell and Brickell Key, condo association fees are often determined based on the unit square footage. If you have a larger home you're likely to spend more on HOA fees than someone with a smaller home, but why is ...

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May 23, 2017

Miami Real Estate Housing Market 2017

Here's what you need to know about the Miami real estate market if you're planning on buying or selling in the next couple of months.Miami real estate market

There are currently about 7700 properties for sale across the Miami Metro area including lots, parcels of land, manufactured homes, single-family homes, and ...

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May 3, 2016

Miami Home Prices Up Over 7% By Next Year?

Miami home prices up 7%

According to a recent article in Core Logic, projections show that home prices should be up 5.3% in June 2017. Already there's been a 2.1% gain of the national single-family sales and a 6.7% year-over-year in home prices including all distressed sales. Distressed sales made up ...

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April 20, 2016

Is Miami Really Set Up For Serious Growth?

Miami's Hottest real estate market

Did you know that the Miami-Dade County is growing three times faster than the rest of the nation? According to an article in the Real Deal, regardless of a slight slowdown in the Miami area, reports show that it is one of the country's biggest boom towns in regards to ...

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April 13, 2016

Cypress Tavern Made List of Best Florida Restaurant

Miami's own Cyprus Tavern made the list by Spoon University is the best restaurant in the state of Florida. Of course, this is all subject to interpretation an opinion but according to the study, Cyprus Tavern was listed as the best in the state. It's known for its ...

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Feb. 25, 2016

Is Now the Best Time to Sell in Miami?

It's no secret that Miami real estate is currently booming. It's in all the newspapers, all across the Internet and consistently article after article talks about how hot the Miami real estate market is. But some sellers are still on the fence about whether it's a good ...

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Jan. 27, 2016

It is Now Cheaper to Buy Than Rent in Miami

Yes, surprisingly enough, Miami. Why is that? Well, rents have gone through the roof so much that a mortgage for similar property is less than rent. I recently came across an article that stated that Miami was one of the 10 biggest cities in the US that it costs less ...

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Jan. 14, 2016

10 Years of Miami Real Estate Shows Great Performance

We're nearly 10 years away from the dreaded housing recession. In that time, Miami has done quite well for itself. We have recovered nicely, however the rate of recovery has varied greatly between sub markets. In places like Key Biscayne remained a dominant force on the real estate market ...

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Oct. 2, 2015

Avoiding Foreclosure Scams in Miami Real Estate

 Foreclosure is a stressful ordeal and for some can leave them feeling hopeless and maybe a little embarrassed. There is nothing to be embarrassed about,foreclosure can happen to anyone due to unavoidable and unexpected life circumstances. Going through the process of foreclosure may keep you awake at night ...

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