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Best Miami Brunch Spots

You have to know that Rick and I LOVE to Brunch!  Back in 2018 I wrote a “Best Miami Sunday Brunches” post and it’s about time that we update the list, especially because Brunching is not…

Miami Luxury News

Miami Luxury Real Estate has been all over the news lately so no better time to give some link love to sources that are providing the news (without a paywall).  Some of these articles will go…

Condo Reform Big Win in Miami-Dade

We cannot allow tragedies to be forgotten without learning from them.  The Surfside Collapse forever marked our hearts and we are now starting to see positive changes. Back in July of 2021, I wrote a post…

Habitat for Humanity and Avanti Way Realty

Habitat for Humanity may be one of my favorite non-profit organizations in the world.  It just fits in with my core passions: home ownership and architecture/building. Their mission: “Habitat for Humanity is a global nonprofit housing…

Miami: The Most Important City in America

Of course this title got me and probably got you too.  Is Miami the most important City in America? Financial Times Magazine tells us How Miami became the most important city in America and starts off…

Homestead Exemption Reminder 2022

The timely filing period for Homestead Exemption for 2022 is March 2, 2021 through March 1, 2022. The Homestead Exemption is a valuable property tax benefit that can save homeowners up to $50,000 on their taxable value.…

The Essential Gardens To Visit In Miami

Beauty abounds in Miami. It’s in the people, the architecture, and our dazzling gardens. Botanical gardens are great places to meet up with friends or go solo for some peace and stress relief. Just looking at…

Home Selling Checklist

With every market report we publish, we prove, time and time again, that homes that are remodeled and in move-in condition, sell quicker and for more money.  The number one question we get, when someone is…

Miami’s 10 Best Suburbs

Thank you Curbed Miami for mapping out Miami’s 10 best suburbs to live in. The folks at Niche explored that very premise, digging up the top 100 surburbs in South Florida based on a variety of…

Miami Landmarks on the Water

This is a serious question – can a landmark be a landmark if it’s on the water?  When you look for the definition of “landmark”. it’s “an object or feature of a landscape or town that…

Art Basel 2021

Art Basel is back … and with a vengeance!! So many events, so little time, where do you even start? Let’s start with the basics What is Art Basel? According to the official Art Basel Miami Beach…