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Hiring in Miami-Ft. Lauderdale was ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿ.๐Ÿ“% ๐‘ฏ๐‘ฐ๐‘ฎ๐‘ฏ๐‘ฌ๐‘น in May 2021 compared to last year May 2020.

With this Master Brokers Forum "MEMBER TO MEMBER" deal, Dennis represented the seller and Jorge represented the buyer. (Article link below.) Congratulations! https://therealdeal.com/miami/2021/06/21/private-equity-tycoon-trades-one-coconut-grove-estate-for-another/

First "in-person" Gold Coast Master Brokers Forum board meeting in more than a year! Thanks to Tim Singer South Florida Real Estate for hosting at his extraordinary Alhambra Place listing. (See listing link below.) https://www.flaliving.net/listing/295916285-150272257/209-n-birch-rd-1401-fort-lauderdale-fl-33304/

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: Master Brokers Forum member Stephan Burke wrote this prescient Miami Herald column back in September 2017, and it appears he was right on the money. (Pun intended!) Members can hear his thoughts on next week's MBF virtual panel discussion. (Article link below.) https://www.miamiherald.com/news/business/biz-monday/article173457236.html

MEMBERS ONLY: Join us on June 23 for another Miami Master Brokers Forum virtual panel discussion! “Cryptocurrency and Miami Real Estate: The Future is Now", featuring financial/tax advisor Adam Bergman of IRA FINANCIAL LLC and Master Brokers Stephan Burke and Andres Asion. (Invitations have been emailed to active members; RSVP required for Zoom link.)

This Master Brokers Forum board member represented the buyer in this recent significant Miami Beach sale. (Article link below.) Amazing job! https://www.bizjournals.com/southflorida/news/2021/06/14/north-bay-road-miami-beach-home-sold.html

"Fort Lauderdale long held a reputation for spring break because of the hundreds of thousands of college students who stampeded the city in the 1960s and ’70s...Now, high-end residences are on the horizon." https://www.nytimes.com/2021/06/09/realestate/fort-lauderdale.html

Featuring insight from Master Brokers Forum members LIsa Dority and Farid Moussallem.

This Master Brokers Forum member recently sold this $30 million Continuum residence in Miami Beach (co-listed with another broker; see article link below.) Congratulations! https://www.wsj.com/articles/miami-beach-sky-mansion-sells-for-30-million-two-months-after-hitting-the-market-11622823021

"For the real estate industry writ large, the deal at Arte sends a much louder message about the future: crypto is here to stay and agents and brokers better buckle up or get left behind." https://www.forbes.com/sites/petertaylor/2021/06/07/miami-beachs-most-expensive-penthouse-just-sold-in-americas-largest-known-cryptocurrency-real-estate-deal-that-could-change-housing-forever/?sh=3db80cbf64a6

This Master Brokers Forum member recently sold this Four Seasons at The Surf Club residence for $8.7 million - a record $3,952 per square foot for a non-penthouse unit. (Article link below.) Congratulations! https://profilemiamire.com/miamirealestate/2021/4/30/check-out-this-residence-at-the-four-seasons-at-the-surf-club-which-just-sold-for-87-million

๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ Miami-Dade County total home sales surged ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿฑ๐Ÿญ.๐Ÿฏ% year-over-year, from 1,576 to 3,960. Miami single-family home transactions rose ๐Ÿด๐Ÿฏ.๐Ÿญ%, from 865 to 1,584. Miami existing condo sales increased ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฏ๐Ÿฐ.๐Ÿฎ%, from 711 to 2,376. ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅhttps://www.worldpropertyjournal.com/real-estate-news/united-states/miami-real-estate-news/real-estate-news-miami-april-2021-home-sales-data-miami-condo-sales-covid-19-impact-on-miami-housing-market-miami-association-of-realtors-miami-condo--12558.php

This Gold Coast Master Brokers Forum member recently sold this six-bedroom, seven-bathroom Ft. Lauderdale home. (Article link below.) Amazing job! https://therealdeal.com/miami/2021/06/03/former-rinker-ceo-sells-waterfront-home-in-fort-lauderdale-for-7m/

These Master Brokers Forum members were involved in last week's top 10 Miami condo sales. (Article link below.) Congratulations! https://therealdeal.com/miami/2021/06/02/weekly-condo-sales-flat-while-sales-volume-falls-in-last-week-of-may/

VIDEO: The City of Miami skyline from 1937 to today. https://www.miamiherald.com/news/business/real-estate-news/article231077378.html

This Master Brokers Forum member recently sold this beautiful North Miami Beach home. Great job! https://southfloridaagentmagazine.com/2021/05/27/former-forever-21-brazil-president-sells-miami-beach-home-for-3m/

MASTER BROKER LISTING: Master Brokers Forum member Howard Chase presents this rare opportunity to finalize a new construction design and quickly break ground, build a dream house, or develop a mansion spec house. Original 4,000 sq ft waterfront home sitting on a 14,193 sq ft lot with 78' of water frontage. Located on the widest part of Indian Creek Waterway with no fixed bridges. Complete set of architectural/engineering plans for a 7,500 sq ft house available for sale and ready to submit. Seawall and 31' x 10' boat dock reinforced in 2007. https://www.masterbrokersforum.com/Miami-Beach-mls-listing/A11034989.htm

How did cryptocurrency go from the margins to the mainstream in Miami business and real estate? We explore in this edition of “South Florida By The Numbers”; a Master Brokers Forum partnership with The Real Deal South Florida. https://therealdeal.com/miami/2021/05/27/south-florida-by-the-numbers-the-mainstreaming-of-cryptocurrency/?utm_campaign=later-linkinbio-masterbrokersforum&utm_content=later-17548315&utm_medium=social&utm_source=linkin.bio

“I’ve never seen a market like this one. The prices are increasing at an astronomical rate.” https://miami.cbslocal.com/2021/05/24/south-florida-red-hot-housing-market/

"...what’s clear to me is an animal energy and spirit of the people here to take these challenges head on....Miami senses this moment and is making a play for leadership in this new era." https://www.latimes.com/business/technology/story/2021-05-24/florida-man-notes-from-silicon-valley-expat-in-miami

In today's Miami Herald, Master Brokers Forum board member Karen Matluck offers some creative solutions for getting a home sale through the tricky appraisal process. (Article link below.) https://www.miamiherald.com/news/business/real-estate-news/article251599533.html

This Master Brokers Forum member set Pinecrest records for highest-priced non-waterfront sale and price-per-square foot with this $9.8 million transaction. Congratulations! https://therealdeal.com/miami/2021/05/11/setting-the-bar-luxury-car-dealer-pays-record-price-for-pinecrest-home/

WATCH: A balanced CNBC report explaining why and how Florida has capitalized on this extraordinary moment - and issues that must be improved upon to stay competitive in the years to come. https://www.cnbc.com/video/2021/05/08/heres-how-florida-is-competing-to-become-a-tech-and-finance-hub.html

MASTER BROKER LISTING: Master Brokers Forum member Ashton Coleman, P.A. presents Trump Royale's largest penthouse: the TowerSuite, offering an open, two-story floor plan. Enjoy the private rooftop pool, split bedrooms, four terraces, and in-suite elevator, along with outstanding space, and endless panoramic NE and SW Skyline views. Eleven-foot vaulted ceilings and hardwood floors throughout compliment the impeccably finished interior. Guard-gated entry, four pools, restaurants, beachside service, fitness spa, and an endless array of services, plus a private cabana. https://www.onesothebysrealty.com/real-estate/18201-collins-ave-ts6-sunny-isles-beach-fl-33160/a11008875/106759553

This Master Brokers Forum member recently sold this Ponce Davis mansion for $11.8 million; the highest-priced sale in the history of South Florida for a non-waterfront home (not in a gated community). Congratulations! https://www.bizjournals.com/southflorida/news/2021/05/12/location-ventures-sells-miami-spec-home.html

The Miami Master Brokers Forum's AMAZING January 2018 dinner and panel discussion on "Turning the Tide", generously hosted by Estates at Acqualina.

This Master Brokers Forum member brought the buyer for this $10.6 million Coral Gables mansion. Congratulations! https://www.bizjournals.com/southflorida/news/2021/05/11/allvue-systems-ceo-tied-to-coral-gables-home-sale.html

๐‘ด๐’Š๐’‚๐’Ž๐’Š’๐’” ๐’“๐’†๐’‚๐’ ๐’†๐’”๐’•๐’‚๐’•๐’† ๐’Ž๐’‚๐’“๐’Œ๐’†๐’• ๐’Š๐’” ๐’๐’ ๐’‡๐’Š๐’“๐’†…Overall dollar volume in the market for transactions in all price categories increased ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ.๐Ÿ”% for single family homes, and ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ•.๐Ÿ–% for condos compared to the same period last year. https://www.thenextmiami.com/miami-real-estate-market-surges-in-q1-2021-with-dollar-volume-up-122/

Featuring insight from Master Brokers Forum board members Ivory Cooks and Ralph De Martino. (Article link below.) https://www.miamitodaynews.com/2021/05/11/powerful-new-rush-of-buyers-sends-housing-prices-soaring/

First "in-person" Miami Master Brokers Forum board meeting in over a year. Thanks to Karen Matluck for hosting us at her wonderful listing! (See link below.) https://www.compass.com/listing/1006-south-greenway-drive-coral-gables-fl-33134/735434548744373857/

With housing inventory at record lows, sellers have plenty of offers from which to pick. ๐— ๐—ฎ๐—ธ๐—ฒ ๐˜€๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚’๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—ฑ๐—ผ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ต๐˜ ๐—ฏ๐˜† ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐˜€๐—ฒ๐—น๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ฏ๐˜‚๐˜†๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—ณ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—บ ๐—ฎ ๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ด๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ฒ๐˜๐—ต๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐—น ๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐˜€๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐˜๐—ถ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ. https://www.floridarealtors.org/news-media/news-articles/2021/04/winning-best-practices-handling-multiple-offers

While the supply of private home inventory stayed at 5.1 months for properties up to $1 million when Covid 19 began more than a year ago, ๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฎ๐˜ ๐—ถ๐—ป๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐˜† ๐—ถ๐˜€ ๐—ฑ๐—ผ๐˜„๐—ป ๐˜๐—ผ ๐Ÿฎ ๐—บ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜๐—ต๐˜€. For condominiums the overall supply of 13.5 months in 2020 is at ๐Ÿณ.๐Ÿฒ ๐—บ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜๐—ต๐˜€ ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐—ค๐Ÿญ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿญ. Properties of $3 million plus used to linger at 71.4 months. ๐—ก๐—ผ๐˜„ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฎ๐˜ ๐˜€๐˜‚๐—ฝ๐—ฝ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ถ๐˜€ ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿฒ.๐Ÿฎ ๐—บ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜๐—ต๐˜€. (Article link below.) https://www.worldpropertyjournal.com/real-estate-news/united-states/miami-real-estate-news/real-estate-news-miami-property-news-patrick-oconnell-berkshire-hathaway-home-services-ewm-realty-bhhsewm-south-florida-housing-data-for-2021-12509.php

MASTER BROKER LISTING: Master Brokers Forum member Melissa Jane Rubin presents this Biscayne Point waterfront home that pairs South Florida's quintessential outdoor lifestyle with luxurious details. Superior craftsmanship are defined throughout this home where every detail has been meticulously re-imagined. Family gather and friendships bloom in seating vignettes ideal for conversation and camaraderie. The entire second floor is a private sanctuary for the homeowner. With a whirlpool tub, a luxuriously furnished washroom, and mesmerizing water views, the second bedroom can be used as a home office, nursery, or spa. Boating enthusiasts will appreciate the quiet and tranquil waterway. Lounge in the generous salt water pool after a day of sailing. Experience the perfect mix of indoor-outdoor living in your own private oasis. https://www.masterbrokersforum.com/Miami-Beach-mls-listing/A11009637.htm

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Miami…start your engines! How will the new Formula One series at Hard Rock Stadium supercharge local real estate and tourism? We explore in this month's edition of "South Florida By The Numbers"; a Master Brokers Forum partnership with The Real Deal South Florida. https://therealdeal.com/miami/2021/04/30/south-florida-by-the-numbers-formula-one-revs-up-miami-real-estate/

MASTER BROKER LISTING: Master Brokers Forum member Farid Moussallem presents this newly-constructed, mid-century one-story home, adjacent to the Ritz-Carlton Residences in Miami Beach in a quiet residential neighborhood. Includes grand reception areas with vaulted ceilings and comfortable open spaces leading to the landscaped patio, featuring soothing sounds of the resort style pool with water fountain. Large master suite floor to ceiling windows. Spa-inspired master bath with rain shower and steam. Open kitchen with Viking appliances and gas range. Separate guest quarters with private entrance and kitchenette. Modern comfort in an understated elegant feel for a perfect Miami Beach lifestyle. https://www.masterbrokersforum.com/Miami-Beach-mls-listing/A10996500.htm

Did you even KNOW this was "Miami Tech Week"? ๐Ÿค” (Don't worry! No one else did before Sunday afternoon.) Read how one tweet launched a flurry of events focused on Miami's dramatic technology ascension. https://www.miamiherald.com/news/business/article250978574.html

A comprehensive interview with past Master Brokers Forum chair and Legacy Award honoree Alicia Cervera Lamadrid. https://www.miamitodaynews.com/2021/04/20/alicia-cervera-lamadrid-managing-partner-oversees-4-5-billion-in-real-estate-assets/

These Master Brokers Forum members recently completed the sale of this property, with Dora holding the listing and Marilyn bringing the buyer. (Article link below.) Congratulations! https://www.bizjournals.com/southflorida/news/2021/04/23/lola-thomas-sells-miami-beach-home.html

MASTER BROKER LISTING: Master Brokers Forum member Richard Feldman presents this rare and significant three-floor Hollywood penthouse which will take your breath away. Enter through a private elevator to a grand view of the ocean, adorned with a beautiful Chihuly chandelier and an indoor waterfall spanning two floors in height. The countertops and design of this mansion in the sky have been conceptualized and brought to life, bringing South Florida’s natural beauty of the ocean indoors. Other features of this gorgeous five-bedroom residence include an in-home personal elevator to take you to the third floor, where you are enchanted by your own landscaped and light-designed terrace with a pool, jacuzzi, and irrigation system. https://www.masterbrokersforum.com/Hollywood-mls-listing/A10581541.htm

"...no other American city comes close to the activity Miami is seeing with respect to attracting new finance tenants." (Article link below.) https://www.miamiherald.com/news/business/article250806894.html

"...the biggest increase in luxury-home sales in the first quarter was ๐— ๐—ถ๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ถ, ๐˜„๐—ถ๐˜๐—ต ๐˜€๐—ฎ๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐˜‚๐—ฝ ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿญ.๐Ÿญ% ๐—ณ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—บ ๐—ฎ ๐˜†๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ." https://www.housingwire.com/articles/sales-of-luxury-homes-skyrocket-in-first-quarter/

MASTER BROKER LISTING: Master Brokers Forum member Karen Elmir presents this never-lived-in, brand-new three-story townhouse with 3/3.5 bd, just walking distance to the beach and South of Fifth. Featuring private elevator, private rooftop deck with pool, porcelain floors throughout and 11 – 12 ft high-ceilings. Security cameras throughout and private two-car garage. Treehouse Residences is a boutique townhouse community of only three private residences. Each townhouse is an expression of modern living in the urban paradise we know as South Beach. https://www.masterbrokersforum.com/Miami-Beach-mls-listing/A11013634.htm

Who are Miami's new tech-based buyers, and what kind of homes do they want? Master Brokers Forum board members Farid Moussallem and Christopher Zoller explain in this Miami Herald column. (Link below.) https://www.miamiherald.com/news/business/real-estate-news/article250738374.html

This Master Brokers Forum member recently sold this extraordinary $35 million penthouse residence, as covered in the Wall Street Journal. (Article link below.) Congratulations! https://www.wsj.com/articles/miamis-condo-market-notches-another-big-deal-with-35-million-penthouse-sale-11618430877

This Master Brokers Forum member represented both the buyer and seller in this unique transaction. (Article link below.) Congratulations! https://www.forbes.com/sites/noahkirsch/2021/04/14/guggenheim-cio-pays-125-million-for-two-miami-penthouses-forming-citys-largest-condo/?sh=570d3fa9574f

Escaping the strict lockdowns of other states like New York and California, a new wave of people are coming down to South Florida, which has been relatively open throughout the pandemic compared to other cities, said Andres Asion, founder of the Miami Real Estate Group and Master Brokers Forum board member.

“๐™Š๐™ช๐™ฉ-๐™ค๐™›-๐™ฉ๐™ค๐™ฌ๐™ฃ๐™š๐™ง๐™จ ๐™–๐™ง๐™š ๐™˜๐™ค๐™ข๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™ž๐™ฃ ๐™–๐™ฃ๐™™ ๐™ง๐™š๐™ฃ๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™›๐™ค๐™ง ๐™จ๐™ž๐™ญ ๐™ข๐™ค๐™ฃ๐™ฉ๐™๐™จ ๐™ฉ๐™ค ๐™ฉ๐™š๐™จ๐™ฉ ๐™ˆ๐™ž๐™–๐™ข๐™ž ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ฉ, ๐™š๐™ฃ๐™Ÿ๐™ค๐™ฎ ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ง ๐™ฌ๐™š๐™–๐™ฉ๐™๐™š๐™ง ๐™–๐™ฃ๐™™ ๐™›๐™–๐™ก๐™ก๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™ž๐™ฃ ๐™ก๐™ค๐™ซ๐™š ๐™ฌ๐™ž๐™ฉ๐™ ๐™ค๐™ช๐™ง ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™˜๐™ž๐™ฉ๐™ฎ,” ๐™๐™š ๐™จ๐™–๐™ž๐™™, “๐™๐™๐™ค๐™จ๐™š ๐™ง๐™š๐™ฃ๐™ฉ๐™š๐™ง๐™จ ๐™–๐™ง๐™š ๐™ฃ๐™ค๐™ฌ ๐™ฉ๐™ช๐™ง๐™ฃ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™ฉ๐™ค ๐™—๐™ช๐™ฎ๐™š๐™ง๐™จ.” https://www.miamitodaynews.com/2021/04/13/miami-dade-housing-rents-dip-a-hair/

MASTER BROKER LISTING: Master Brokers Forum member Howard Elfman presents this magnificent Mediterranean-style estate, situated within Fort Lauderdale’s guard-gated Harbor Beach enclave along the Intracoastal, capturing sweeping canal and Lake Sylvan views. Offering unparalleled grandeur, the more than one-acre waterfront estate features extraordinary amenities for gathering, entertaining and relaxation, including 359 feet of deepwater frontage to accommodate several mega yachts. The 15,000-square-foot residence boasts open, airy living spaces, including formal living and dining rooms, stately Grecian-style columns, grand fireplaces, intricate wrought-iron detail, exquisite chandeliers, masterful stonework and floor-to-ceiling windows that frame sweeping canal views. The gourmet chef’s kitchen showcases casual countertop seating, breakfast nook and rich, wood-beamed ceilings. Ten bedrooms with private ensuite bathrooms, includes the stunning master suite with sitting room, spa-style bath with dual glass showers, soaking tub and walk-in dressing room. https://www.propertypanorama.com/1235-E-Lake-Dr-Fort-Lauderdale-FL-33316/unbranded

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