Ferdinand Kurt, the consul of Switzerland and former CEO of Panalpina and Kuehne & Nagel, 2 major global logistic companies, has listed his Miami home for $2.245 million. While living there, the house served as the official Swiss Consulate in Miami.
Douglas Elliman has celebrated the grand opening of its first office in Coral Gables hosted by Jay Phillip Parker, CEO of Douglas Elliman Florida brokerage, Gus Rubio, COO of Douglas Elliman Florida brokerage and Maggie Buck, Managing Broker of Douglas Elliman’s Coral Gables office.
New renderings have been revealed of Plaza Coral Gables, the largest project to ever be built in Coral Gables, valued at over $600 million. Construction on the project, which was formerly proposed as Mediterranean Village by developer Ralph Sanchez, is currently underway after Phase 1 broke ground in Summer 2018.
Douglas Elliman, the third largest residential real estate company nationwide, has continued their expansion across South Florida with the opening of its first Coral Gables office location. The 4,040 SF office will be located on the first floor at Facundo Bacardi’s 1515 Sunset Drive, designed by Leo A. Daly, and will house approximately 75 agents and will be led by Managing Broker Maggie Buck.
The Miami office of global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will has announced the completion of its new Coral Gables studio, showcasing some of the firm’s best-in-class workplace design strategies, including sustainability, biophilia, health and wellness, and integrated technology.
Adler Group and 13th Floor Investments have submitted plans for Link at Douglas to Miami-Dade County, representing the first step of their multi-phase plan bring a mixed-use development to the Douglas Metrorail Station.
The 3-story mega-penthouse in Coral Gables' Segovia Tower has relisted for $6.99 million. The residence was listed last year $10.5 million, at $1,236 SF, but did not sell. The Mediterranean-inspired, 8,492 SF unit includes 8 bedrooms, 12 bathrooms and 5 parking spaces.
Casa Costanera, formerly owned by Bacardi heiress, Hilda Bacardi, has sold for $19 million. Bacardi was represented by Barbara Estela & Hilda Jacobson of Douglas Elliman’s Sports & Entertainment Division. The sale marks the highest price ever paid for a single-family home in Cocoplum.
MG Developer continues to develop The City Beautiful, recently celebrating the groundbreaking of Villa Blanc, the firm’s latest project located on 311 Santander Avenue. At the evening celebration, guests enjoyed remarks by CEO Alirio Torrealba and Coral Gables Mayor Raúl Valdés-Fauli championing another highly anticipated development offering style and originality.
Sean Murphy, Co-President of Coastal Construction’s, has sold his home at 5490 Hammock Lake Drive home in Coral Gables, which was purchased by Chicago based family for $7.43 million. The price, which equates to over $1,000 SF, sets a new record in the Hammock Lake neighborhood after the previous high sale was $7.25 million.
There is a new highest priced listing in Coral Gables nestled on a waterfront lagoon at 8901 Arvida Lane. The luxurious estate was designed by local architect Rafael Portuondo with a neoclassical design which radiates elegance and features bright open spaces, high ceilings and dramatic interiors.
MG Developer continues to build ‘The City Beautiful,’ this time with a new enclave of luxury Georgian townhomes situated along a dreamy tree-lined street in the heart of Coral Gables. Beatrice Row, located at 744 Biltmore Way, is the second of four developments within a 150,000 SF planned residential community called Biltmore Square.
Paulo Bacchi, CEO of famed Brazilian furnishings house, Artefacto, and his wife, Lais, have just listed his lakeside Coral Gables home in the lavish neighborhood of Hammock Oaks for just over $3.4 million with One Sotheby’s International Realty. The Bacchi's first purchased the home 16 years ago upon their move from Brazil to Miami.
The boutique development company, MG Developer, is pioneering a new concept in concierge-style real estate services that allows buyers a newfound flexibility in the acquisition and disposition of homes.
There is nothing like the tranquility of Coral Gables. This Mid-Century Modern estate influenced by Richard Neutra offers 7 bedrooms and 7 full baths and 1 half-bath. The move-in ready home is finished with designer finishes including marble floors and wood floors as well as a Crestron smart house system.
WeWork continues to expand in Miami as the co-working office space mega-brand officially opened its fifth location in the Miami area earlier this year in Coral Gables (2018). Located at 2222 Ponce De Leon Boulevard, WeWork Ponce De Leon features 552 decks and 118 offices,
Super Bowl champion linebacker Jonathan Vilma has sold his Tahiti Beach Island Road estate for a cool $14,375,000. Located at 17 Tahiti Beach Island road and built in 2017, the contemporary waterfront home features 5 bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms spread over 8,000 SF in one of Miami's most exclusive gated communities which features only 29 residences.
NP International has locked down a $158.4 million construction loan and are gearing up to break ground on Gables Station, a transit-oriented mixed-use project with 120,000 SF of retail space, 500 residential units and 66 hotel units.
Few residences offer the space and tranquility as this rare, ultra-luxury waterfront estate on the exclusive gated Tahiti Beach Island. 4 Tahiti Beach Island Road sits on 1.42 acres of lush, stunningly landscaped land complete with a private, sandy beach. The massive Tuscan estate designed by Ramon Pacheco features 10 bedrooms and 10.5 bathrooms spread over 21,235 SF.
Few architects have contributed to the landscape of the city of Miami as much as Kobi Karp. 8750 Ponce De Leon Road offers the opportunity to live in a masterpiece designed by the legend himself on the prestigious Ponce De Leon Road.
After a year of developing plans with Zyscovich Architects to redevelop the Shops at Sunset Place with the addition of a hotel and 2 residential rental buildings, the South Miami City Commission has voted 3-2 against the project.
MG Developer, a Coral Gables-based niche luxury boutique developer, has announced that 444 Valencia is the first of a number of their Coral Gables-based projects to secure TCO and is 100% sold out. The townhouse community is located at 444 Valencia Avenue, Coral Gables, and distinguishes itself through striking design elements in each residence.
Nestled in a tropical oasis in Coral Gables sits 4131 S Douglas Road, an organic contemporary with zen vibes. The home features 7,222 SF of living area spread over 6-bedrooms and 6 bathrooms with an additional 2 half-baths.
Astor Companies' Merrick Manor has now seen construction top-off on the 10-story building early. The project was anticipated to top-off at one point in early 2018. Located at 301 Altara Avenue behind Merrick Park in Coral Gables, the 227-unit condo building was designed by Behar Font & Partners with interiors by Steven G.
A Zyscovich Architects-designed proposal to redevelop the Shops at Sunset Place is under review by the City of South Miami's Special Planning Board. The developers goal is to reenergize the existing, aging, Shops at Sunset Place into a lively mixed-use, urban district.
CADE Capital Partners has officially broken ground on MB Station, their mixed-use project located on Coral Way. The project will rise 17-stories and will feature 190 rental units, 4,805 SF of ground floor retail space, and Shenandoah Fire Station #14, which will be located in the rear base of the building.
Casa Costanera, the ultra-private Bacardi Cocoplum Estate, has dropped the price to $24,999,999. The custom designed home, which is located at 300 Costanera Road in Coral Gables and was completed in May 2016, is owned by the great great granddaughter of Bacardi founder Facundo Bacardí Massó.