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February 15, 2009

Waterfront in the Grove

Something that makes Coconut Grove so great is that our waterfront is not taken up strictly by residential real estate.   Think about all the ways that Coconut Grove […]
February 13, 2009

Today’s Buyers Are Not Crazy

I was reading an article by David Bach author of Start Late, Finish Rich on buying a home in today’s market.  He had some simple points about why home-ownership […]
February 12, 2009

A Tidal Wave Of Foreclosure Activity

Similar to last year, January was a very slow month for Coconut Grove real estate.  The number of closed sales in any given month is really indicative of the […]
February 11, 2009

This time, its not about the rates….

So interest rates are at all time lows and people should be beating down the door to buy your house, right?  Wrong.  Maybe for the first time in history, buying a […]
February 10, 2009

Perfect Condition | New Listing In South Coconut Grove

I just listed this house at 4070 Matheson Avenue in South Coconut Grove at $695,000.  In this price range it is hard to find a home in better condition.  The […]
February 9, 2009

Straight from the horses mouth…

In my daily read this morning I saw that James posted some useful information on Jumbo Loans (any loan over $417,000).   Since the average price of a home […]
February 8, 2009

Once Upon A Time…

Once upon a time in the land of Coconut Grove I had a buyer who offered $1,300,000 on this house on Battersea Road.   The house is on a […]
February 6, 2009

What Does The Future Hold For Grove Estates?

It has been almost a year since the developers of this site next to the Kampong won their battle with the City to build a gated community of 11 […]
February 5, 2009

Stubborn Sellers

When the daily Hot Sheet comes across my desk and I see all of these overpriced properties for sale I often wonder if the sellers are completely out of touch […]

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