From the monthly archives:

November 2009

12600 Virtudes St, Coral Gables, FL 33156

November 30, 2009 Coral Gables

This pool home is located on a quiet private street inside the gated exclusive community. Direct ocean access with boat lift makes this a boater’s dream.

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Coral Gables, FL Home to 5 of the Top 10 Wealthiest Hispanic/Latin Communities in the US

November 29, 2009 Communities

Coral Gables, FL is the home to 5 of the top 10 Wealthiest Hispanic Communities in the Country (and Miami-Dade has 21 of the top 25 in the Country!).

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A Map of the Stunning Communities Along Old Cutler Road in Southern Coral Gables

November 29, 2009 Communities
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If you drive along Old Cutler in Coral Gables, starting around the Cocoplum circle heading South, you see quite a few communities tucked away on either side of Old Cutler.

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Finding a foreclosure (REO) in Coral Gables, FL

November 29, 2009 Communities
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People always ask us if there are any foreclosures in Coral Gables. Sellers want to know if their property values are protected and buyers want to know if there are deals to be had in one of Miami-Dade’s most prestigious addresses.

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Estate and Liquidation Service in Coral Gables

November 29, 2009 Coral Gables

Papillon Real Estate and ReDevelopment LLCs offer full service real estate disposal and liquidation services for all of your real estate needs. We are licensed and insured Real Estate Brokers and General Contractors.

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Miami is home to 5 of the country’s 100 Most Elite Neighborhoods – Miami; Luxury Living at it’s Best

November 29, 2009 Communities

Miami has much to offer for those who like to live life well; award winning beaches, amazing nightlife and year round sun are just the beginning of a very long list of “Miami’s Best”.

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The Historic Homes of Miami

November 29, 2009 Coconut Grove

Miami has many more historic homes and districts than many people are aware of. Although first claimed by Spain in 1566, Miami first started to develop into a settled area in the 1800s by Henry Flagler and friends Julia Tuttle and William Brickell.

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The Miami Dade Luxury Home Market – Where are the Homes?

November 29, 2009 Coconut Grove

Miami is known for our luxury homes. From private islands with waterfront views to country estates we really have some beautiful homes. The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing classifies a luxury home as being in the top 10% of market, which in Miami-Dade is $1,500,000. We have over 1,000 of them actively listed in Miami [...]

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Cocoplum – luxury waterfront community in Coral Gables

November 29, 2009 Coral Gables
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Cocoplum is, without question, one of Coral Gables’ most exclusive real estate communities. The Islands of Cocoplum is a gated community on on the waters of Biscayne Bay. 440 estate homes sprawl throughout 350 beautiful acres, all on 15,000 square foot or larger lots, most with direct access to the bay. Residents enjoy a club [...]

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Historic Coral Gables Architect Walter C. Degarmo

November 26, 2009 Coconut Grove

Coral Gables is known for it’s amazing architecture, especially Mediterranean Revival , which was one of the prevalent styles implemented during the birth of Coral Gables in the 1920s.

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Coffee and Miami, the fuel that makes us run

November 24, 2009 Coffee
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Seattle doesn’t have anything on Miami as a city that fuels itself on coffee. Coffee is a way of life here, from walk up Cuban coffee stand and kiosks to mini plastic cups being passed around the office, we love our coffee.

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Coconut Grove, FL – Take a walk on the Funky Side

November 24, 2009 Coconut Grove

Coconut Grove, FL is one of Miami-Dade’s oldest communities, by a long shot. Dating back to 1825, it predates even early Miami by nearly 100 years. Diverse, funky and artistic are what you will find in The Grove.

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Something old, something new, something borrowed, something GREEN?

November 24, 2009 Green Building

In the past few years, we have seen a real upswing in the number of people deciding to stay and renovate or add on to a home rather than sell and move to a new home.

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Selling a home in Miami’s Crazy Real Estate Market

November 24, 2009 For Home Sellers
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Selling a home in Miami’s crazy real estate market can be a challenge, but you can be successful if you pay attention to the three simple, but essential, points:

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