Coconut Grove Gated Communities Category
In more sports news this morning, former Miami Heat player James Posey finally sold his home in the Coconut Grove gated community of The Cloisters for $1,425,000. Posey purchased the property back in 2005 for $2,170,000. The property had been on the market for 3 years. The home offered 5,090 square feet of living space with 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, marble floors, crown moldings, top of the line appliances, vaulted ceilings, private elevator and a rooftop terrace with bay views. At...Continue Reading!
A record-breaking sale has come across the wire in Coconut Grove. 3501 Anchorage Way located in the gated community of The Anchorage has just closed for $6,110,000. Aptly named, "Cove's End" this home offered a stunning entry courtyard, spectacular terraces, gourmet kitchen with breakfast area that had views of Biscayne Bay, a grand master suite with separate his/hers dressing areas, 3 car garage and elevator. It also offered protected basin dockage for yachts up to 60 feet. Details were: 8,813...Continue Reading!
Longview is a very sought after community in Coconut Grove. It is a small enclave of 10 luxury two-story villas surrounded by lush gardens, a pool and tennis court. It is ideally situated between South Bayshore Drive and Tigertail Avenue in North Coconut Grove. The last property to come on the market in Longview was my listing at 2475 South Bayshore Drive Unit #8 back in 2012 which closed for $915,000. There is a new opportunity to get into the gated...Continue Reading!
Summer is in full force here in Coconut Grove, temperatures are high and the streets are empty. I just got back from a trip to Costa Rica where I caught up on some much needed rest and relaxation. Now I am back for the rest of the summer and gearing up for a busy 3rd quarter. While I was gone there were some important sales that I wanted to let you know about. 3843 Little Avenue | Gated Community of...Continue Reading!
My post yesterday discussed the high market activity we are seeing in Coconut Grove right now. Today, I wanted to point out two unique properties that went under contract recently. First, 3600 Stewart Avenue (listed by Luxe Properties) in the gated community of Entrada Estates was listed for land value at $1,890,000. This property offered 23,400 square feet of land. Second, 3830 Carole Court (listed by Coldwell Banker) in the gated community of Four Way Lodge Estates was listed for land value...Continue Reading!
Over the past 12 months the number of homes for sale in our Coconut Grove gated communities has been slowly declining. Many homes have sold and there have been very few to hit the market. One of the surprising facts you will notice as you review my notes below is that the starting price points for many of these communities now begins at $3,000,000 or higher. For example, the lowest priced home in The Moorings (one of Coconut Grove's largest gated...Continue Reading!
If you own a boat then you probably know that dock space is some of the most coveted real estate in Coconut Grove. Why? We only have a handful of marinas in the Grove and most of them have a 1+ year waiting list for a wet slip. That is why I wanted to let you know about this villa in L'Hermitage that just came on the market. Unit 49 offers 4,029 square feet of living space with 4 bedrooms,...Continue Reading!
I just listed a very special property in Coconut Grove. Located in the guard-gated community of Four Way Lodge Estates, this is an architecturally distinctive home with open living spaces, custom built-ins, a cook's kitchen with gas range & island, large office, library as well as a loft. One of my favorite things about the home is the outdoor living areas. Whether you want to sit on a rocking chair on one of the covered balconies or relax by the...Continue Reading!
If you have driven through Coconut Grove, you have surely noticed the grand entrance to The Moorings located on the east side of Main Highway. It is one of Coconut Grove's most exclusive gated communities and made up of 43 luxury residences. History Of The Moorings In the early 1900's the property consisted of just 2 large waterfront estates owned by Katherine & Frank Church and Jessie Moore. These owners were very active in the Coconut Grove community and were well known Groveites. They...Continue Reading!
Today I would like to present our newest listing in Coconut Grove located at 3645 Stewart Avenue in the prestigious guard-gated community of Entrada Estates. This home was built in the 1920's and has been restored with attention to every detail. One thing that I love about the house is that it has the perfect combination of old-world charm and modern amenities of today. Situated on a 14,500 sq. ft. waterfront lot with direct access to the bay, the home...Continue Reading!