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Three Ways to Buy Luxury Condos in Miami

Ways to buy Luxury Condos in Miami

Whether you are just breaking into the Miami luxury condo market or you are a seasoned Miami real estate veteran, finding the right way to buy is an extremely important part of the process. As in any market, there are good and bad ways to go about your search for property. Here are three ways to approach the Miami luxury condo market:

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Finding a real estate agent to work with is a smart way to sift your way through the infinite options for luxury condos that Miami has to offer. With so many luxury condos for sale at all times, hiring a professional who is familiar with the ebb and flow of this very specific market can help you find the best property for the best price. Real estate agents are not able to work independently of a broker, meaning that when you hire an agent, you are hiring a person with resources and a support system behind them.

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Another option, and perhaps a step up from hiring an agent, is to work with a real estate broker. Brokers are highly trained professionals who are intimately acquainted with the market of luxury condos in Miami, Fl. and are skilled in the art of negotiation. Hiring the right real estate broker can guarantee you a satisfactory experience in your search for Miami property by preventing legal slip-ups or other negotiation mishaps that could cost you your property and your profit. Investing in the Miami luxury condo market is something that should be approached with a number of resources at your side in order to maximize your return or to make sure you’re living where you want for the right price.

House for sale by owner in Miami

A third way to find luxury condos for sale in Miami is to find properties for sale by owner. This method has a lot of potential risks compared to working with a trained real estate professional. Searching for condos on your own can be a taxing process and is fraught with dead ends and wrong turns. Dealing with owners directly can put your deal at risk. It is possible that the owner has very little experience and there can be legal mistakes in the transaction that you might not notice if you don’t have Miami market training. While working with condos for sale by owner can save you a bit of money on broker fees, there is a lot of room for error.

If you want to get the best deal on luxury condos in Miami, let the real estate professionals at GP Group help you find the right property for the right price.

7 Steps To Take Before Buying an Apartment in Brickell

Making the decision to buy an apartment in Brickell can be an overwhelming experience. The Brickell neighborhood is a very urban location with plenty to do and see. The following seven steps outline the beginning of the apartment shopping process and should be considered before buying an apartment in Brickell.

    1. Visit the neighborhood

Apartments in Brickell are available in a variety of layouts, usually in residential buildings. It’s important to immerse yourself in the Brickell neighborhood before taking steps to purchase an apartment in the area. Getting to know Brickell will help you find which areas you’d like to live in, and what the city sounds and feels like.

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      1. Plan your necessities

Shopping for a Brickell apartment can be an amazing experience with modern apartments readily available in the current market. Spend some time listing your apartment must-haves from the layout, bedrooms, square footage, and building amenities. This will help you narrow your search and focus on units that have what you’re looking for.

      1. Find a realtor

Apartments in Brickell offer luxury and resort style living, but it can be a tricky market to navigate. Finding a realtor who is an expert on the Brickell neighborhood will help make the process enjoyable and will help you get in to see any unit that sparks your interest.

      1. Shop the market

Shopping the current apartment market in Brickell will be much more enjoyable now that you’ve done some preparation before checking out the current listings. When visiting potential units try to envision your current life in the space as well as your future. You want your new apartment in Brickell to feel like it can accommodate all that you’re looking for now, and in the years to come.

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      1. Compare your options

Once you’ve done some shopping take some time to compare your top five choices from the apartments in Brickell. After a few days of looking at listings and visiting buildings everything can start to blur together. Sitting down with your top and bottom apartment options can help you compare which units fulfill your requirements and which fall out of your ideal scope.

      1. Discuss the process

Use your realtor as a resource throughout this Brickell apartment shopping experience. The realtor your choose will be an expert in the area and knows the most about the whole real estate purchasing process. Don’t be afraid to ask questions and go over any concerns you may have.

      1. Take the steps to complete the sale

Lastly it will be time to take those next steps to buy the Brickell apartment of your choice. Your realtor will be a huge help in initiating the next step once you’ve made your choice. Now that you’re ready to make the purchase you’re that much closer to enjoying your apartment in Brickell.

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Top 4 Pre-Construction Buildings in Miami and Miami Beach

Miami and Miami Beach have an abundance of high-end real estate built and ready to move in; however, the area’s pre-construction market is currently a hot commodity. What’s not to love about awesome city and waterfront views, plus easy access to the beach, world-class entertainment, glamourous shopping, and haute cuisine? For those reasons alone, people are vying to purchase pre-construction Miami and Miami Beach condominium units. This list of the top 4 Pre-Construction Buildings in the area features pre-construction projects breaking ground in 2017.

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Gran Paraiso

Gran Paraiso on the Bay by Piero Lissoni, and developed by The Related Group, is sure to provide buyers an ultra-luxurious lifestyle. Miami-based architecture firm Arquitectonica, led by Bernardo Fort-Brescia and Laurinda Spear, designed the architecture, as well as the interior design. Residents of Gran Paraiso will enjoy an array of amenities including a bowling alley, a state-of-the-art-gym, and a world-class spa. The community’s pool terrace is the heart of this extraordinary community, where residents can relax and enjoy the company of neighbors and friends alike, and revel in the beauty of their very own tropical oasis.

Faena Versailles Classic

Faena Versailles Classic will feature 22 units and five floor plans, which are all inspired by the historic Versallies Hotel. Each residence will feature custom design by William Sofield. Located in Miami Beach’s most highly anticipated area, the Faena District, this building will feature a unique balance between the luxurious Faena Hotel, exquisite residences, high-end shopping, and innovative entertainment. Foster + Partners, Rem Koolhaas/OMA, Bazmark, Studio Sofield, and Raymond Jungles are the architecture and design geniuses behind this project. Pricing for units in this 12-story building has yet to be disclosed.

Missoni Baia

Missoni Baia is slated to be a visionary architectural landmark among Miami’s skyline. The 57 floor building will have 146 bay front units that celebrate the timeless appeal of relaxed, waterfront living. The building is said to expand a total of 200 feet along Biscayne Bay. Asymptote’s visionary design of Missoni Baia is said to have been inspired by the minimalist and kinetic artworks of Josef Albers, Donald Judd, Sol Lewitt, and Jesus Rafael Soto. What makes Missoni Baia unique is the artistry throughout the building, including in the design.

3900 Alton Residences – Miami Beach

Internationally acclaimed master architect Ricardo Bofill brings modern design to 3900 Alton Residences. This building will feature functionality and luxury in its 78 private residences. This building located in the historic heart of Miami Beach, offers residences a luxurious enclave featuring breathtaking city and ocean views, as well as convenience. Residents will have access to golfing, yachting, and a variety of water sports. Additionally, residents will be living in close proximity to Miami Beach’s finest dining, shopping, and cultural destinations. Amenities include 3 garden villas, lobby and pool deck installations by Loris Cechinni and Fernando Mastrangelo, 24-hour concierge and doorman service, VIP access to an exclusive beach club, and more. Prices start at $790,000, which makes it quite an affordable option.

If you are interested in any of these top 4 pre-construction buildings in Miami and Miami Beach, contact us at gpgmiami.net, and we will be more than happy to help you see which Miami condo or Miami Beach condo community is ideal for you. Don’t wait too long, or you may miss out on a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

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Top 3 Homes Near Brickell Under $2 Million

Brickell is the “It” place to be on the mainland, but for buyer’s seeker a little bit more privacy and single-family home, then area just outside Brickell towards the west, is a great option for you. The Roads and the immediate surrounding area features a lovely, family-oriented atmosphere that is quiet, yet close to all the action and dining options of Brickell. Take a look at the top 3 homes near Brickell under $2 million and prepare to start packing.

1823 SW 2nd Court, Miami, FL 33129

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The sleek 2-story home located at 1823 SW 2nd Court, Miami, FL 33129 is currently under construction, and was designed by renowned architect ZW Jarosz. The open floor plan is strongly built in concrete and has a lot of high impact glass windows and doors for an abundance of natural sun light to shine in. The 3 bedroom, 4.5 baths, home features a double height living area with an exposed staircase and a den. The newly constructed home showcases an Italian kitchen with high-end Sub-Zero and Wolf appliances. The backyard of this home is an entertainers dream, with a terrace, gazebo, and pool area. Listed at $1,900,000, this 4,200 square foot smart home is perfect for anyone seeking a new construction in a coveted, established area.

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249 SW 20 Road, Miami, FL 33129

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Casa Pasion in the coveted Miami area known as The Roads is located at 249 SW 20 Road, Miami, FL 33129 offers modern style, elegance, and flair in this fabulous new construction. This impressive 2-story residence, plus detached guest house sits on an oversized, landscaped lot. The 5 bedroom, 4.5 baths, main residence showcases a chef’s kitchen, adjacent to an ample dining and family room. The home features a double height living room, a media room, a master suite, and a guest suite on the first floor; while, 3 bedrooms and 2 baths are located on the 2nd floor. The 1 bedroom, 1 bath, guest house has its own den and kitchen. The backyard is lovely and perfect for entertaining with its new saline lap pool and deck. Listed at $1,680,000 this fabulous new construction is perfect for a family with in-laws or an adult child that can live in the guest house and still have privacy,

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2942 SW 4th Avenue, Miami, FL 33129

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This stunning villa located at 2942 SW 4th Avenue, Miami, FL 33129 is the prime example of a Miami custom home complete with a mosquito misting system and AC in the 2-car garage and carport area. The 4 bedroom, 4 baths, home features a professional 12-seat theater, a wet bar, a family room, a formal dining room, a formal living room, an eat-in kitchen, and more. The home offers top-of-the-line finishes, such as marble and wood floors, crown moldings, a Sonos surround sound system, and an elevator. The home also has a giant master suite with his and her closets, a steam room, a rain shower, and a Jacuzzi tub. The home is hurricane or emergency ready as it is complete with impact windows, a generator, and a 1,000 gal propane tank.

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If you happen to be interested in any of these great Miami single-family homes near Brickell for under $2 million, than contact us at gpgmiami.net, and will be happy to show you these homes and others in the area.

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New Buildings In Brickell, FL Revitalizing Miami’s Urban Center

There are several new buildings in Brickell, FL and all the Brickell pre-construction is doing wonders at revitalizing Miami’s urban center. There are several Brickell condo buildings with units available for sale, which is bringing more residents into the city and more businesses as well. One of the most anticipated new buildings that is currently in pre-construction is Brickell City Centre, but there are two other luxury condo towers, Brickell House and Brickell Ten, that are amazing luxury experiences as well. These two luxury condo developments in Brickell showcase all the city has to offer, from spectacular views to immediate access to downtown entertainment, restaurants, and coffee shops.

Brickell House

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The new development of Brickell House, located at 1300 Brickell Bay Drive, is a 46 story ultra-modern luxury residence complex. The building was designed with its location in mind, in the heart of Miami within one of the most luxurious neighborhoods in the city. The luxurious feel starts with the building itself, a dark and uniquely shaped tower.
The building’s amenities include ground floor space for restaurants and store fronts. This will increase foot traffic and provide new dining and shopping experiences for the neighborhood. There is a glass corner cafe and bar with a reflecting pool to create an upscale experience. Other highlights include a 24 hour concierge and valet, smart building technology, a screening room, and fifty foot lap pool and spa. An example of the Brickell condos available in this building is this six bed, seven and a half bath unit with 6,521 square feet of living space. The unit has amazing sunrise and sunset views overlooking the city and Biscayne Bay. The penthouse has impact and noise resistant technology to create a unique and quiet living experience. The wrap terrace adds 1,282 square feet of entertaining or lounging space, making this Brickell condo a complete luxury experience.

Brickell Ten

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Brickell Ten is another unique architectural addition to Brickell and the Miami skyline. This Brickell pre-construction is a bold and contemporary addition at 22 stories and 155 residences. Units are styled by skilled interior designers to create both a chic and artistic living space, accommodating any new resident’s personal preferences. The amenities of Brickell Ten are both exterior and interior, from the valet parking, indoor and outdoor social club, to the 1700 square foot corner pool with an amazing view. Other highlights include spectacular landscaping and gardens, billiards room, business center, rec room, and open lawn space.
One of the available Brickell condos in Brickell Ten is this three bedroom, two and a half bath that covers 1,751 square feet of space. The condo is decorator ready which is perfect for any buyer that’s looking for a blank canvas to customize. The units have interesting angled windows that add texture to the building and a unique decor inside. This particular unit comes with a storage space and two parking spaces, allowing any new resident space for extra storage and vehicle accommodation.