News Type: Historic Homes

Miami Green Houses from the past

To say that mid-century architects were more practical is an understatement.  Yes we’ve seen a sudden “Green Movement” taking over, and NO, I don’t think this is bad, quite the contrary, its something everyone should be…

What is Historic Cuban Tile?

When it comes to historic homes in Miami, you hear about Cuban Tile quite a bit. We are your Architecture Realtors and think it’s our duty to keep you informed. There are two types of Cuban…

Cuban Tile Flooring – history and applications

You know I love old homes and have a passion for historic preservation. Cuban Tile is one of the popular flooring materials of the known “Spanish Mediterranean Revival” homes found in Miami – not to be…

Use of awnings for your historic house

Just last week, a client asked me to explain the correct and incorrect use of awnings for Mediterranean Revival architecture for his Miami Beach home.  I’m sure this will be an eye-opener for a lot of…

Moon over MiMO

You’ve been driving in the MiMO District seeing this ginormous Coppertone Girl Sign for months years and have no clue what it’s about – happy to say that there is history behind it and it is…

Miami Architecture REALTORS

Why Architecture Realtors? The answer is easy – because it’s our niche! With a degree in architecture we have vast knowledge and experience about historic and architecturally significant properties. We are architecture REALTORS and not just…

Historic Designation Quandary

OLD historic article brought back from 2010 After reading a letter to the Editor in the Biscayne Times written by Peter Otto, I have to add my 2 cents.  Here’s what Peter writes: Shorecrest, We Implore…

Top 10 Miamism Articles of 2018

Another year under our belt and we can’t thank you enough.  It’s humbling to think that our audience continues to grow not only locally, nationally but internationally as well. This platform has given me the ability to…