Miami is “Miami” and nothing like news of a celebrity moving in or out. I’m not much for invasion of privacy but wanted to throw a little gossip at you.
The Real Estate Stalker gives us the scoop:
SELLER: Oprah Winfrey LOCATION: Fisher Island Drive, Miami, FL PRICE: $2,090,000 SIZE: 1,838 square feet, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms DESCRIPTION: Spectacular direct ocean views through walls of sliding glass and from covered privacy on a gracious seaside terrace create an unmistakable Florida aura around this two bedroom, two bathroom luxury Fisher Island condominium. Gorgeous design, inviting layout and fantastic features combine to achieve a supreme level of plush waterfront, tropical living. Beautiful upgrades and details within this bright and airy Seaside Village home include wonderful water views from every room, custom wood built-ins & more! … Property records show The Big O bought her 1,838 square foot hideaway back in 1996 for $660,000. All cash, natch. Listing information reveals that the unit is located in the Seaside Village section of Fisher Island and includes hardwood and marble floors, high ceilings, walls of sliding glass that open to a large seaside terrace, ceiling fans and custom wood built-ins with flat screen televisions so that even while on vacation The Big O can keep a watchful and suspicious eye on Ellen and Rachel Ray nipping at her talk show heels. The Big O has clearly cleared the custom book shelves and removed her most personal items from the unit and from what remains it appears to Your Mama that the media maven did up the day-core in a slightly masculine Tommy Bahama style with custom sized sisal rugs, tufted ottomans in neutral colors, distressed leather armchairs, and those palm frond ceiling fans that have become so ridiculously and painfully obvious in tropical day-core.
Make sure you read the article, because it’s full of not only great details but fun information. You can also follow THIS LINK To read the latest Fisher Island real estate market report detailing sales and movement in 2008.