Some immigrants, even those with a valid work permit, who were planning to buy a house, are sceptic nowadays. A few even withdrew their offers. For example in San Francisco, an Indian software engineer cancelled an offer for a house at $900,000. This is not the only case in the US, immigrants do not feel safe enough to make the biggest investment of their lifetime in a country where they might not be so welcome anymore. This fear could hurt to a certain extent the residential real estate market. Read the rest of this entry »
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How does the beginning of the year look like? It’s still early to draw a conclusion but it looks far better than 2016. Furthermore, with Trump as the new president many things are expected to change, as we have already experienced with the mortgage rates.
Holidays are over so sales should start moving. In the last two weeks, buyers seemed more interested and we experienced some movement. The luxury market is still good independently of what it’s happening around the country. Read the rest of this entry »
It was a long wait but finally last week the elections were over. Everyone in Miami was hoping to see things move right afterwards. But is the outcome of the election really going to have an impact on the real estate market at our level? As we know, Trump mentioned during his campaign that he will cut down taxes and regulate immigration. In Miami, the majority of investors come from Latin America, in particular from Brazil and Argentina. Will investors hesitate to invest on the Miami real estate market? What will be the impact on sales? Read the rest of this entry »
A few years back, Miami was just an exotic city by the ocean for wealthy people. In the last few years, Miami has drastically changed. It became a modern metropolis, which encompasses charming and distinct neighborhoods. You can find urban design popping everywhere. Tourists and entrepreneurs for all over the world are attracted to the sunshine city. Let’s discover the multiple facets of Wynwood, the Design district and Brickell.
Edgewater is the new neighborhood of interest blooming in the middle of the most relevant areas of Miami, between the design district and Downtown. Edgewater faces Biscayne Bay and Miami Beach. This area has been developing so fast since 2013. The neighborhood didn’t even have a name before that. How is that even possible?! The unique views and the closeness to the Design District, Midtown and the Arts & Entertainment District make it a central and desirable area. It also has an easy and quick access to the Miami International airport. Read the rest of this entry »
Statements like ‘the market is going down’ or ‘we’re seeing a market slowdown’ make us wonder about a future crisis but is realty effectively like this?
At the moment the market in Miami is just stable, it’s not collapsing. The volume of sales has decreased but not drastically, I would say that it has just cooled off and it is also considered a sign of solidity.
In the last 15 years the market has gone thru cycles of depression and growth. In Miami we have experienced a great boom over the past 5 years so it’s normal and healthy to go thru a slowdown. The real estate market is more sustainable that way. Read the rest of this entry »
Eighty Seven Park rings the bell of rejuvenation of a once sleepy part of town.
It sounds like Mid-Beach needed the help of Pritzker Prize-winner Renzo Piano to revive. Indeed, Renzo Piano just came up with a 18-story building in the middle of the park located on 87th Street. The Western hemisphere had long been waiting for Renzo Piano to build a residential tower on this side of the planet! Eighty Seven Park is surrounded by the ocean, the park and the trees. Read the rest of this entry »