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City of Aventura Earns Green Government Certification

City of Aventura Earns Green Government CertificationGreen Local Governments

The City of Aventura is the proud recipient of a Green Local Government Certification designated by the Florida Green Building Coalition (FGBC). The FGBC certified the City at the Silver Level for demonstrating green efforts within a set of sustainability standards established for the Green Local Government Certification program.

The City of Aventura has made a priority to operate a green government for several years. These strategies benefit the community in several ways by reducing environmental impacts and operational costs. Some of the City’s efforts recognized by the FGBC include:

  • Green building incentives for residential and commercial building development.
  • Reducing irrigation water consumption utilizing Florida Friendly Landscaping principles.
  • Implementing environmentally preferable purchasing program including alternative fuel fleet vehicles and bio-diesel in the City’s shuttle buses.
  • Providing single stream recycling bins for public use at all City parks and facilities.
  • Providing public education and recognition such as the annual GO GREEN Awards Program.

For more information on the City of Aventura’s green efforts, visit www.cityofaventura.com.

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Real Estate Market Update 2010: Year In Review

Real Estate Market Update 2010:  Year In Review

Ron Shuffield, President of Esslinger Wooten Maxwell, Inc. Realtors talks about 2010 real estate market, and what to expect in 2011.  Some interesting facts noted are:

  • twice as many homes were sold in 2010 than 2 years ago
  • 2010 turns out to be the best year since 2005
  • prices of single family homes have rolled back about 8 years
  • prices of condos have rolled back about 10 years
  • low prices coupled with some of the lowest interest rates ever seen have created unprecedented values for buyers today

For more information please contact me at (305) 329-4929 or [email protected]

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Real Estate Market Report For Aventura 33180

Real Estate Market Report For Aventura 33180

Executive Summary for Condos – Townhomes

January 3, 2011


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For more information please contact me at (305) 329-4929 or [email protected]

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Aventura Residential Inventory

Aventura Residential Inventory

November 2008 – November 2010

Aventura Residential Inventory Nov 2008 - Nov 2010

Properties for sale are properties where no current sale contract exists; pended properties are properties in which a contract for sale has been executed, but not yet closed.

This graph is based in whole or in part on data supplied by the Realtor Association of Miami or its Multiple Listing Service.

For more information contact me at (305) 329-4929 or [email protected]

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How’s The Real Estate Market?

How’s The Real Estate Market?Executive Summary Report

MIAMI-AVENTURA 33180 Real Estate Market

All the market trend charts on this page are ‘live’. Bookmark this page to watch the market change each week. Want more details? Subscribe to my Real-Time Market Report. It’s all about what’s going on right now and it’s free! Let me know which neighborhoods you’re interested in and we’ll get you my Real-Time Market Report today! To register click here and make your selection.  You can select Hallandale-33009, Hollywood-33019, Aventura-33180, North Miami Beach-33160 or Miami Beach-33139.

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Upcoming Events At Aventura Arts and Cultural Center

Upcoming Events At Aventura Arts and Cultural CenterAventura Arts & Cultural Center

Celebration of Life Music Festival – January 8, 2011

On January 12, 2010, The New Victorian School was completely destroyed by the 7.0 earthquake which hit Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Romel Joseph, Executive Director, was trapped under the rubble of the school for 18 hours. His remarkable ordeal captivated audiences around the world, including Miami Herald, Washington Post, London Times, CBS News with Katie Couric, BBC, Stevie Wonder and others. Walenstein Musical Organization, also founded by Mr. Joseph, will present a “Celebration of Life Music Festival” to commemorate the 1st anniversary of Haiti’s earthquake, as well as help raise funds for the reconstruction of The New Victorian School.

Miami International Piano Festival: Prodigies & Masters of Tomorrow – January 9, 2011

South Florida’s got talent! Luis Urbina (19 year-old pianist) joins forces with Michael Province (15 year-old violinist) in a program showcasing the brilliant virtuosity of these rising stars. Both were selected by the Piano Festival for their extraordinary musicianship and receive guidance from the great Masters within the Piano Festival family. Province was featured in the documentary, “The World’s Greatest Musical Prodigies.” Urbina performed with the legendary violinist, Ida Haendel in New York City. Today’s program will feature Michael & Luis playing solo works and partnering on Grieg’s Violin Sonata in G and the “Symphonie Espagnole,” (Violin and “Orchestra”) by Edouard Lalo.

Brazilian Voices – Smart Stage Matinee – January 10, 2011

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What Does My Affiliation With Christie’s Great Estates Mean?

What Does My Affiliation With Christie’s Great Estates Mean?Christie's International Real Estate

Christie’s Great Estates ( is a wholly owned subsidiary of Christie’s , the world’s oldest art auction house which was established in 1766.  Christie’s Great Estates is the largest international network of real estate brokers specializing in the marketing and sale of high-value real estate.  The global network is comprised of 35,000 sales associates operating from 900 offices in more than 40 countries.   Christie’s Great Estates brings buyers and sellers together throughout the world.   Only those with proven success in luxury sales and who demonstrate Christie’s value of service to their clients can display the Christie’s Great Estates brand.

The centerpiece of the marketing program is Christie’s Great Estates magazine.  Millions of affluent readers worldwide rely on this for their real estate needs.  Issues of the magazine are mailed to a strategically targeted list of the world’s wealthiest homeowners in more than 1,800 of the most affluent cities and towns.  The magazine is also distributed at important art auctions around the world, sold internationally and made available in first-class and private airport lounges.Christie's Great Estates

Research shows that 87% of homebuyers use the Internet to search for real estate.  The Christie’s Great Estates website is a collection of luxury properties for sale around the world.  The website, www.christiesrealestate.com attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors each year.  The Great Estates Finder, a customized and interactive search, will increase a property’s visibility on the Internet.  A direct link from the home page of the world’s largest art auction house, www.christies.com, leads tens of thousands of visitors to the Christie’s Great Estates site. Read the rest of this entry »

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South Florida Home

South Florida Home

The Miami Herald – South Florida Home Section Front Cover Page

Are you selling  your home?  Is Your Property On The Cover Of The Real Estate Section?

Through my affiliation with EWM Realtors I am able to provide my customers with unique advertising opportunities.   One of those unique opportunities is being able to feature your property on the cover page of the South Florida Home section of the Miami Herald.

Recently I selected my listing at Harborside at The Waterways Condo to feature on the December 4, 2010 cover.  Within one week the property was under contract with a closing scheduled for mid January 2011.

For more information on buying, selling or leasing South Florida real estate please contact me at (305) 329-4929 or [email protected]

Open publication – Free publishingMore miami herald

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Admirals Port Condominium in Aventura, A Bargain Hunter’s Dream

Admirals Port Condominium in Aventura, A Bargain Hunter’s Dream

2801 NE 183rd St, Apt 512W Aventura, FL  33160

  • 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms
  • 1,220 sq ft of living space + balcony
  • remodeled kitchen with granite counters, stainless appliances & cherry wood cabinetry
  • ceramic tile floors
  • beautiful views to Maule lake, gardens and swimming pool
  • east exposure
  • assigned parking
  • 2 swimming pools
  • tennis courts
  • gym
  • 24-hr manned security
  • 1 pet allowed up to 15 lbs

Bargain priced at $129,000.00

Admirals Port Condominium, Apt 512W – $129,000.00
Main Photo
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Parking Spaces: 1
Year Built: 1974
Subdivision: Admirals Port
Located on Floor #: 5
Square Footage: 1220
Agent Name: Michael Solovay
Broker: EWM Realtors
Price: $129,000.00
Flexibility: Negotiable
Homeowner Dues: 512.00
2801 NE 183 St
Apt 512W
Aventura, FL 33160
  • Range/Oven
  • Full Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Sink Disposal
  • Microwave
  • Ceramic Tile Floors
  • Remodeled Kitchen
  • Swimming Pool
  • Guest Parking
  • Exercise Room
Spacious 2 BR 2 BA apartment with great views of Maule Lake. Renovated kitchen with black granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances and cherry wood cabinetry. This large apartment has over 1,200 sq ft of living space plus a balcony to enjoy the great views. The apartment has ceramic tile in the living areas and wood laminate floors in the bedrooms. This is an excellent deal if you are looking to live in the property or for the investor that wants to rent out the property. The condominium offers 24-hr security, heated swimming pool, tennis courts and gym. The apartment has 1-assigned covered parking space. The Seller has priced the property for immediate sale and is able to close quickly. This is not a short sale or foreclosure.

Michael Solovay
305.332.4260
www.WhatsThePointofAventura.com
Powered by vFlyer.com Equal Housing Opportunity VFLYER ID: 3810904
All information in this site is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and is subject to change

For more information on this property or to schedule a private showing please contact me at (305) 329-4929 or [email protected]

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Wow, That’s A Great Deal In Aventura!

Wow, That’s A Great Deal In Aventura!Harborside at The Waterways, Apt 606

For Sale: Harborside at The Waterways Condo – 3640 Yacht Club Dr, Apt 606 Aventura, FL  33180

  • 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms
  • 1,870 sq ft of living space
  • 2 balconies
  • hurricane shutters
  • 2 assigned parking spaces in covered garage
  • 24-hr manned security gate
  • 24-hr doorman
  • concierge
  • views to The Waterways Yacht Harbor & Marina and swimming pool
  • 2 heated swimming pools
  • tennis courts
  • gym
  • walking distance to The Waterways Shoppes
  • walking distance to The Waterways Marina

Priced at $419,900.00

Harborside at The Waterways, Unit #606 – $419,900.00
Main Photo
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Parking Spaces: 2
Year Built: 1991
Subdivision: Harborside at The Waterways
Located on Floor #: 6
Floors in Bldg: 20
Square Footage: 1870
Agent Name: Michael Solovay
Broker: EWM Realtors
MLS #: M1391926
Price: $419,900.00
Flexibility: Negotiable
Additional Pricing Information: Priced well for a quick sale.
Homeowner Dues: $769
3640 Yacht Club Dr
Apt 606
Aventura, FL 33180
  • Range/Oven
  • Full Refrigerator
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Sink Disposal
  • Microwave
  • Ceramic tile floors
  • 2 Balconies
  • Whirlpool Tub
  • Hurricane Shutters
  • Closet Built-ins
  • Marble Master Bathroom
  • Hot Tub
  • Guest Parking
  • Exercise Room
  • Tennis Courts
  • Parking Garage
  • 24-hr manned security
  • 2 Heated Swimming Pools
This southeast corner 3 BR 2 BA unit has 1,870 sq ft plus 2 balconies and great views to the pool, garden area and The Waterways Yacht Harbor. Property has ceramic tile floors throughout the living areas. The marbled master bathroom has a whirlpool tub, separate walk-in shower, 2 sinks and bidet. The large walk-in closet in the master bedroom has custom built-ins. Glass block accents in the kitchen. The property has hurricane shutters, 2-assigned parking spaces in the garage, extra storage, 24-hr manned security, 2 heated swimming pools, tennis and a gym.

Michael Solovay
305.332.4260
www.WhatsThePointofAventura.com
Powered by vFlyer.com Equal Housing Opportunity VFLYER ID: 3335315
All information in this site is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and is subject to change

For more information or to schedule a private showing please contact me at (305) 329-4929 or [email protected]

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