Coral Gables Gated Communities Category
Cocoplum has seen another year of increasing values with the average "Sale Price/Square Foot" coming in at $542.00 this year. The number of total sales has remained relatively stable (22 in 2014, 26 in 2013 and 21 in 2012) showing that buyers are not turned away by the higher prices in Cocoplum. Sometimes when you see such a drastic increase in price over a short period of time buyers become hesitant to jump into the market. However, that has not...Continue Reading!
Activity is so slow in Gables Estates this year that you could hear a pin drop. With just 3 homes sold since January 1st, the market is pretty much at a standstill in this prestigious gated community. The reason? A lack of inventory is the main contributor but we have also seen a slowdown in the number of ultra-luxury sales. In fact, there has not been a home sold over $5,000,000 in Coral Gables during the last 90 days. This...Continue Reading!
This unique property located on a peninsula in the gated community of Gables By The Sea (780 Lugo Avenue) just closed for $2,650,000. It was being sold as a renovation project and offered 4,045 square feet of living area on a 11,500 square foot lot. It had 100' of direct bay views with a private dock and boat lift. Although the home needed significant updating, it still sold for $655/sq. ft. of living area which is one of the highest price...Continue Reading!
You may remember my recent post about Miami Heat star Ray Allen purchasing a home on Tahiti Beach for a reported $11,000,000. This was the first sale in the exclusive gated community of Tahiti Beach this year. But now another sale has just come across the wire located at 4 Tahiti Beach Island Road. This home offered 21,235 square feet of living space on a 62,051 square foot lot with 10 bedrooms, 10.5 baths with a private beach, expansive...Continue Reading!
Miami Heat basketball star Ray Allen just purchased the home he had been renting in Cocoplum for a reported $11,000,000. This home was located on the exclusive Tahiti Beach Island and offered 11,000 square feet of living area on a spectacular 37,000 square foot waterfront lot with a private beach. Some of the special features of the home include an elevator, gym, sauna and spa. This is the 13th home sold in the gated community of Cocoplum in 2014, and the...Continue Reading!
Today I wanted to give my blog readers a sneak peak at my new listing located in the gated community of Snapper Creek Lakes which will hit the market later this week. This spectacular home offers 4,185 square feet of living space on a 49,658 square foot lot with 4 bedrooms and 5.5 baths. If you are interested in learning more or would like to schedule a showing, please contact me directly at 305-342-1623.Continue Reading!
It has recently been reported that Green Bay Packers lineback/defensive end purchased the 9,100 square foot home located at 10700 Snapper Creek Road in the exclusive gated community of Snapper Creek Lakes. Although it is not officially closed on the MLS, it is rumored that he purchased the home for $5,200,000 (it was listed for $5,490,000). Listing agent was Josie Wang of Avatar. This home was a Dutch Caribbean style compound that had been impeccably finished with superior millwork, stone floors,...Continue Reading!
1541 Bella Vista Avenue The home located at 1541 Bella Vista Avenue in Gables By The Sea hit the market last week. Listed for $1,399,000, it is priced to sell and a great opportunity to purchase a waterfront home for under $1,500,000 in Coral Gables. Built in 1994, this home is in pristine condition with top of the line amenities including a 2008 Poggenpohl kitchen, large master suite with his/her walk in closets, impact windows and doors throughout, emergency...Continue Reading!
Snapper Creek Lakes is one of the most sought after gated communities in Coral Gables. Most homes are located on at least 1 acre of property with lush, tropical foliage. It is a secluded oasis amid the hustle and bustle of Miami. Snapper Creek Lakes offers lake front homes s as well as canal front homes with just 1 bridge to the bay. So far in 2014 there have been 3 closed sales in Snapper Creek Lakes. These homes had an...Continue Reading!
The property located at 325 Leucadendra Drive in Gables Estates was under construction when it was listed for sale at $10,900,000. The sellers were looking for a buyer who was interested in completing the home to their own taste and style. The property offered 16,311 square feet of living space on a 57,017 square foot waterfront lot with 9 bedrooms, 9 full baths and 2 half baths and was designed by renowned architect Ralph Portuondo. Listed by One Sothebys. Another home...Continue Reading!