224 Bal Bay Drive has closed for $24 million after being listed on February 8, 2019 for $24.95 million with Dina Goldentayer of Douglas Elliman. The home was on the market less than 5 months before closing to an undisclosed buyer represented by Sandra Debuire of Coldwell Banker. This represents the highest sale ever recorded in Bal Harbour, Florida for a single-family home, 182 Bal Bay Drive previously held the record when closed for $17.5M in 2013.
Designed by award-winning architects, Choeff Levy Fischman, with interiors by designer Deborah Wecselman, the 11,700 SF modern home has 100’ of water frontage and unique to the area, a 1,433 SF rooftop space that is solar-panel ready.
The luxurious home features 8 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms along with a media room, lounge, multi-purpose room, a master bedroom suite with two large terraces and on one of the terraces, its own outdoor shower, a large indoor gym, elevator and 50’ infinity-edge lap pool with bright blue mosaic tile overflows into a reflective pond and connects to a smaller shallow splash pool. Lush landscape surrounds a covered terrace with firepit, reflecting ponds, floating stepping stones, and an outdoor dining area, with full kitchen and a cabana bath. The roof is also an ideal space for entertaining, and has been designed to include an elevated wooden deck, a custom built-in bar with tropical wood finish and custom built-in seating.