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Lionheart is docked at Watson Island At 295 feet of pure luxury, Lionheart owned by billionaire Phillip Green is a show stopper. So sleek and sexy in the water it can't be denied. Built last year, the Benetti vessel features a jacuzzi on the top deck with surround sound; a helipad and an elevator.
Super Yacht Le Gran BleuThis may not be the sexiest looking yacht around but she sure is big. The 31st largest yacht in the world and she is parked in downtown Miami. Look close and you will see a 72 foot sailing yacht on her deck! Out of sight is a 68 foot motor yacht (I'd be happy with that!)At...
The sky is certainly not falling but our iguanas are falling! Maybe not out of the sky but from their purches in the trees.It is rare that we here in South Florida see temps dip into the low 40's but when they do our poor little (or not so little) reptile amigos can't handle it. Their systems jus...
Whoa it is very deceiving looking out my windows. The sun is shining, the sky brilliant blue and the tropical foliage is just as it always is. As predicted we are having record breaking temps here in South Florida. I woke up to 43 F in Miami this morning! It will struggle to reach 60F today which...
The first day of 2018 is looking good! Sunny calm skies and we are at 70 degrees at 9:30 am. Coffee time poolside is just about over and it's time to get moving. Beach? Dog park? Bike ride? Maybe all of the above! The gym is closed so I have an extra 2 hours to fill today.What ever you decide to ...
I think this may be the new trend thanks to the real estate tax reform. So many millionaires use Florida as their primary residences because of our no income tax status plus FL is awesome. That may change as the limits on real estate tax reform takes hold in 2018.Could it be a slap in the face to...
The Crystal Lagoon under construction west of downtown Tampa. This is the first of 5 "lagoons being built around Florida by Epperson Corp. Amazing new technologies use 100% less chemicals than traditional pools. This one is 7.5 acres and will feature all kinds of amenities including a swim up ba...
46 Star Island Miami Beach Originally built in 1923 by Miami Beach founder Carl Fischer, this magnificent home has a 20,000 square foot floor plan featuring 10 bedrooms, pool, 3,000 bottle wine cellar and 250 feet of water front.The current owner has decided to put her up for auction and it...
Time for some holiday cheer Florida style!Ok it is not the Christmas postcard and there are no chestnuts roasting on an open fire but....it is sunny and 80 degrees and I have a glass of holiday cheer and some friends at the pool overlooking the water.Just left NY last Monday after a quick holiday...
According to Realtor.com I read that 31 out of the 50 largest US markets have reached the same level of pricing as in 2006. This time without predatory lenders.There are several markets that are still well below that mark. All out west, Tuscan, Las Vegas and Riverside CA are all at least 20% ...