Selene Oceanfront Residences, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Selene Oceanfront Residences
300 Alhambra Street, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Selene Oceanfront Residences will be comprised of two slender towers rising 26 stories and housing 204 luxury residences with several floorplans, including penthouses. The buildings will include 5,300 square feet of restaurant space at the base. Selene’s east and south towers rise from a three-story podium and soar above neighboring buildings, offering spectacular Atlantic Ocean views and dramatic long range city views. At street level, lushly landscaped grounds and elegant plazas at each corner create a seamless transition to the surrounding neighborhood and provide direct access to the beachfront.

Building Features:

Selene’s extensive and carefully curated collection of indoor and outdoor amenities brings the excitement, conveniences, and indulgences of a premier resort to residents’ fingertips.

Indoor Amenities

  • The Wave, a social room that features welcoming conversation areas, TVs, a fireplace, a bar, a billiards table, a card table, and video equipment for simulation games
  • Theater room with plush reclining lounge chair seating for private viewings
  • Seasons, a gathering room featuring ample comfortable seating areas, a library wall, a bar with a wine wall, a catering kitchen, and a large communal dining table that can be reserved for private gatherings such as parties, private chef demonstrations and celebrating life’s most cherished moments. The Concierge will assist with Event Planning in the Seasons Social Room.

Outdoor Social Amenities

  • A spectacular elevated beachfront Amenity Deck showcases sweeping Atlantic Ocean views and features a resort-style pool, a lap fitness pool and a spa, contemporary poolside cabanas and day beds, open gathering spaces and intimate conversation areas, an outdoor kitchen, a relaxing hammock lounge, multiple cozy fire pit lounge areas, and a pavilion-shaded pool bar
  • Dog park with washing station for residents’ four-legged furry friends

Fitness Center

  • Double-height state-of-the-art Fitness Center overlooking Selene’s tropical gardens
  • High-tech cardio and strength-training equipment
  • Glass-enclosed personal training and movement studio

Business Amenities

  • Board Room with audio-visual equipment for meetings
  • The Hub, a shared area for work-from-home activities features communal space as well as private and semi-private glass cubicles and a conference room

Advanced Systems & Features:

  • Secured integrated garage parking for all residents
  • 24/7 security and access-controlled entry points to all elevators, both lobbies, the parking garage, and all amenity spaces
  • Service elevator to all floors accommodates move-ins and provides secondary access in the event of servicing of passenger elevators
  • Individual lockable humidity-controlled storage areas and secured bike storage available
  • Emergency generator to support life safety systems in the event of a power outage
  • Secured Wi-Fi throughout all common areas and amenity spaces

Personalized Services:

  • Dedicated lobby staff to assist all residents
  • Concierge services ranging from every day needs such as dry cleaning to pre-arrival residence preparation
  • Limited self-parking or utilization of 24-hour valet service
  • On-site property management
  • Large mail room with package storage in each lobby

Residential Features

Selene’s residences have been designed to the highest standards of quality and craftsmanship. Flowing contemporary floor plans with floor-to-ceiling windows showcase exceptional direct Atlantic Ocean or dynamic city skyline views from most residences. Selene residences are delivered ready for your own customization or luxurious designer finish packages are also available.

  • Two- and three-bedroom residences, ranging from 1,400 to over 3,200 square feet, many residences include den or family room; all with ideal space for entertaining and a limited number of penthouses
  • Lofty 9’8” ceilings in main living areas
  • Full-height windows and sliding glass doors
  • Expansive private balconies, measuring up to 10’ deep with glass railings, designed to provide unobstructed views and to extend your gracious living to the outdoors all year round
  • Owners’ suites in residences feature walk-in closets and spa-inspired bath retreats

Kitchens

  • European cabinetry and quartz countertops
  • Gourmet, chef-inspired stainless appliances include a builtin oven and refrigerator, a microwave, electric cooktop with stainless-steel canopy hood, and dishwasher with “Quiet System” and stainless-steel interior (per plan)

Bathrooms

  • European cabinetry, quartz countertops, and premium fixtures
  • Lavish soaking tubs and separate semi-frameless shower enclosures (per plan)

Construction Status: Construction is set to start in November 2021 and expected to be completed in early 2024.

Association Dues: Monthly maintenance fee is expected to be l$.70 per square foot.

Parking: One parking space per unit.

Property Taxes: Approximately 2% of the purchase price.

Pricing:

East Tower Residences

  • Beach Walk | 2 bedrooms | 3 bathrooms |Den – total 2,030 SF | $929,000 -$1,799,000
  • Sand Castle | 3 bedrooms | 4.5 bathrooms | Den – total 3,454 SF | $2,385,000 -$3,499,000
  • Seaglass | 3 bedrooms | 4 bathrooms | Family Room – total 3,600 SF | $2,657,950 – $4,099,000
  • Seabreeze | 3 bedrooms | 3.5 bathrooms – total 2,628 SF | $1,599,000 – $2,299,000

South Tower Residences

  • Cobalt | 2 bedrooms | 2.5 bathrooms – total 2,152 SF | $949,000 – $1,479,000
  • Deep Sky | 2 bedrooms | 3 bathrooms | Den – total 2,232 SF | $1,394,000 – $1,944,000
  • Azure | 2 bedroom | 3.5 bath rooms | Den – total 2,859 SF | $1,939,000 – $3,099,000
  • Tiffany | 3 bedrooms | 4 bath rooms | Den – total 4,010 SF | $2,499,000 – $3,899,000
  • Brandeis | 2 bedrooms | 2.5 bathrooms – total 1,791 SF | $899,000 – $1,344,000

Deposit Structure: A total 25% deposit is required to purchase a unit, paid in installments, as follows:

  • Reservations are being accepted with a $25,000 deposit
  • 10% of the purchase price will be due at contract (July 2021)
  • 10% will be due 90 days later
  • 5% will be due 90 days after the second payment
  • Balance at closing

Developer: Kolter – Headquartered in Palm Beach County, Florida, and winner of numerous industry awards, Kolter Urban has introduced a vision for luxury that is continually raising expectations for homebuyers and establishing new standards for the industry. Kolter Urban has completed and is in the process of developing in excess of $3 billion in residential projects, including over 2,800 waterfront, water view, and amenity-rich urban condominium and townhome residences. These exceptional residences are located in some of the most desirable locations in Florida and the Southeast, including the Palm Beaches, Fort Lauderdale, Sarasota, St. Petersburg, Tampa, and Atlanta

Architect: Kobi Karp Architecture – For over two decades, Kobi Karp Architecture and Interior Design has been providing unique, creative, and innovative design solutions to renowned clients internationally and domestically in Hospitality, Retail and high-rise Residential developments. To date, Kobi Karp Architecture and Interior
Design has designed over $36 billion in mixed-use Commercial, Residential
and Multifamily properties worldwide.

Interior Design: ID & Design International, an award-winning design and branding firm with a diversified team specializing in multifamily, commercial mixed-use, retail, hospitality, entertainment, and cruise ship projects.

Location: Selene places residents near the very best of Fort Lauderdale’s shopping, dining, entertainment, and water-sporting destinations. From independent boutiques and art galleries along Las Olas Boulevard to luxury retailers at The Galleria at Fort Lauderdale, top shopping is less than 10 minutes away. Private marinas and deep-sea fishing charters are nearby, as are miles of hiking trails and freshwater kayaking at the Hugh Taylor Birch State Park. Culture mavens will enjoy visits to NSU Art Museum and Broward Center for Performing Arts, while gourmands will discover a wide selection of dining destinations, including atmospheric waterfront restaurants serving fresh-caught seafood.

Click here for an e-brochure about Selene Oceanfront Residences and please feel free to contact me for additional information.

Maria Lopez, Realtor
RE/MAX Advance Realty
(305) 467-0774
MLopez5020@gmail.com

160 Marina Bay, Luxury Waterfront Development in Ft. Lauderdale’s intracoastal

160 Marina Bay
160 Isle of Venice Drive, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301

160 Marina Bay will be a five-story luxury development offering 16 striking residences with east facing waterfront views on Ft. Lauderdale Intracoastal Waterway. For yachting enthusiasts, 14 boat slips will be available for purchase allowing residents direct access to the Atlantic Ocean.

Residences at 160 Marina Bay will be delivered move-in ready and are designed with privacy and connectivity in mind. The project will feature four residences per floor with two spacious three bedroom, three bathroom and one half bathroom floor plan options ranging in size from 2,875 square feet to 2,918 square feet of interior living space plus expansive waterfront east-facing terraces with glass railings for entertaining.

Building Features:

  • Spacious three-bedroom finished residences with living areas ranging from 2,875 sq. ft. to 2,918 sq. ft. with waterfront terraces, from 397 sq. ft. to 551 sq. ft., featuring glass walls to maximize views of the water and allow natural light to filter into residences throughout the day
  • Expansive terraces to enjoy Fort Lauderdale’s best waterway views
  • Centrally located within walking distance of the Las Olas Boulevard shopping and entertainment district and minutes from Fort Lauderdale Beach
  • Located seven miles from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
  • Private marina with fourteen slips available to purchase on an exclusive basis
  • Each private boat slip includes electrical and water connections with deep water access
  • Waterfront pool deck overlooking canal with lounge chairs, cabana, and BBQ area for entertaining
  • Self-service package lockers with refrigeration capability offering residents digital package notifications
  • Wi-Fi accessible throughout property
  • Electric vehicle charging stations available for purchase
  • Pet friendly

Residential Features:

  • Lofty 10’ ceiling heights throughout
  • Direct water views from living room and master bedroom
  • Expansive waterfront terraces with glass railings in each residence are accessible from the living room and master bedroom
  • Private elevator lobby to each residence with vestibule entry into foyer
  • Energy-efficient impact-resistant floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors and windows
  • Corner residences feature wrap-around terraces
  • Wide-plank wood floors in bedrooms
  • Porcelain tile in all areas except bedrooms
  • Spacious laundry room with sink, side-by-side large-capacity washer and dryer, and space for additional storage
  • Hidden-hinge interior doors and casings
  • Private storage closet for each residence adjacent to vestibule
  • Two garage parking spaces per residence

Technology

  • Smart technology for controlling entry locks, lighting, thermostats, and shower, remotely or by voice activation
  • In-wall smart home system unites all smart home devices in one simple-to-use control system and helps them work better together
  • Digital notifications of package deliveries to private self-service package locker system with refrigeration capability located in the lobby
  • High Speed Wi-Fi equipment installed throughout entire residence
  • LUTRON® whole home lighting control system
  • A digital medical examination kit for facilitating remote examinations with a health care professional
  • Provisions for automated window treatments

Kitchen

  • Italian cabinetry, quartz countertops, and integrated hood over cooktop in the chef-inspired kitchen
  • SUBZERO® refrigerator/freezer with custom cabinet panels
  • WOLF® 36” cooktop, 30” convection oven, and microwave oven
  • MIELE® dishwasher with custom cabinet panel
  • Built-in bar area in dining room includes quartz countertops, open shelving with LED lighting, under-mounted stainless sink and under-counter wine cooler by SUBZERO®

Master Suite

  • Direct waterfront views
  • Two spacious walk-in closets in master bedrooms
  • Master bedroom features wide-plank wood flooring
  • Master bathrooms designed with large-format Italian porcelain tile flooring and porcelain shower walls
  • Master bathrooms include his and hers bathrooms (in corner units), double vanities (in interior units), soaking tub, framed glass shower enclosure, smart shower, quartz countertops on vanities and black matte fixtures

Guest Bedrooms & Baths

  • Generously sized guest bedrooms
  • Spacious walk-in closets
  • Bathrooms include vanity with under-mounted sink and quartz countertops, mirrors, and black matte fixtures
  • Bathroom floors and wet areas finished with imported porcelain tile

160 Marina will be developed by Gold Krown Vista, LLC, an affiliate of Gold Krown Investments, a Florida-based developer with over 40 years of experience.

Architecture by FSMY Architects + Planners, a full-service architectural firm with over 40 years of experience and Interior design by RS3 Designs, an interior design team creating a beautiful and timeless environment connecting the inside to outside.

Construction has already started and delivery is expected in Q1 2022. Prices start at $2 million with penthouses starting at $2.45 million.

Deposit Structure:

  • A 20% deposit is required at the time of contract
  • An additional 20% is due at building top off
  • A final 60% is due at closing

Click here for an e-brochure about 160 Marina and please feel free to contact me for additional information.

Maria Lopez, Realtor
RE/MAX Advance Realty
(305) 467-0774
MLopez5020@gmail.com

Auberge Beach Residences & Spa, Ft. Lauderdale’s true oceanfront condominium on 450 linear feet of pristine beachfront

Auberge Beach Residences & Spa, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Auberge Beach Residences & Spa, located on 4.6 acres of pristine beachfront in Ft. Lauderdale, will consist of two contemporary glass towers housing 171 luxury residences.

Auberge Beach Residences & Spa
2200 North Ocean Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305

Auberge Beach Residences & Spa will be an ultra luxury development in Ft. Lauderdale. It will occupy 4.6 acres and 450 linear feet on the ocean and will consist of two contemporary light-filled glass towers housing 171 expansive residences, all with private elevator access and each with spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean, Intracoastal Waterway and the city of Fort Lauderdale. The North Tower will house 57 residences and rise 17 stories high while the South Tower will be 20 stories with 114 units.

Internationally recognized architectural firm Nochols, Brosch, Wurst, Wolf & Associates, is the architect for the project  and has designed condominium projects for The Related Group and Fortune International Group in the past. Meyer Davis, award-winning New York-based design firm is designing the interior spaces.

Auberge Beach Residences & Spa is being developed in collaboration with The Related Group and Fortune International Group, two of South Florida’s most prolific builders.

The Related Group, established in 1979, is America’s leading developer of residential projects in South Florida with a portfolio of properties worth over $15 billion.

Fortune is a recognized leader in both the development and sales and marketing of South Florida luxury real estate with a portfolio that includes residential, mixed-use, condo-hotel and office-condo projects.

Property and Building Features:

  • Exquisite location directly on 450 linear feet of pristine beachfront in Fort Lauderdale
  • Iconic architecture by Nichols Brosch Wurst Wolfe & Associates
  • Lush landscaped gardens throughout the property
  • Elegant public spaces designed by the award-winning firm Meyer Davis Studio
  • Museum quality art in common areas, including works by renowned artist Fernando Botero
  • Grand porte cochère with stunning water features
  • Minutes from Fort Lauderdale Airport, luxury shopping, marinas, and much more

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Services and Amenities:

  • Personalized concierge services to assist residents in accessing the most desirable social experiences and cultural events in Fort Lauderdale and beyond
  • 24/7 valet parking and security
  • Private beach club with butler services
  • Multiple swimming pools with cabanas offering food and beverage services overlooking the Atlantic Ocean
  • Auberge world-class restaurants
  • World-class Spa by Auberge offering all-natural beauty and relaxation treatments inspired by the local environment within a tranquil and soothing atmosphere
  • Wine Tastings salon featuring Auberge’s Best Napa Valley Selections
  • Cigar lounge
  • State-of-the-art fitness center overlooking the tropical poolside sanctuary and the Atlantic Ocean
  • Club Room including multimedia, billiards, and gaming tables
  • Children’s room and Teens’ entertainment room
  • Library
  • Private business center

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The magnificent lobby at Auberge Beach

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Over $5 million of curated art will grace the property

Residential Features:

  • Flow-through contemporary floor plans with 9’6” floor-to-ceiling windows with spectacular views of the city, Atlantic Ocean, and the Intracoastal Waterway
  • Unobstructed northern views from most residences
  • Oversized terraces with continuous glass railing and private pools in select residences
  • Private elevator access and entry foyers in all residences
  • Separate service entrance in select residences
  • Kitchens designed with Italian cabinetry, stone countertops, Sub-Zero and Wolf appliances, integrated espresso/cappuccino system
  • Spacious and tranquil master bathrooms feature contemporary finishes, fixtures, vanities, and deep soaking tub
  • Laundry room with full size washer and dryer
  • Smart-home pre-wired for high-speed Internet access and Wi-Fi technology

Construction is already underway with the north tower expected to be completed in late 2017 and the south in mid-2018.

Residences come in two, three, four and five bedroom floor plans ranging in size from 1,500 sq. ft. to over 5,000 sq. ft. of interior living space. Expansive terraces range from 900 sq. ft. to over 4,000 sq. ft.  The two exclusive two-level Penthouse residences will offer almost 5,000 sq. ft. of air conditioning living space and over 3,500 sq. ft. of terraces. Prices start at $1.4 million up to $9.9 million, subject to change without prior notice.

Deposits structure depends on whether one’s purchasing on the north or south tower.  On the north tower, units can be acquired with 40% of the purchase price upon signing the purchase agreement.  An additional 10% is due at top off, and the balance at closing, estimated to be end of 2017.

For the south tower, residences require 20% deposit at contract signing, 20% at pouring of first floor, estimated in the first quarter 2017, 10% at top off in the third quarter of 2017 and 50% at closing in July 2018.

To explore ownership at this exceptional development, please contact me or feel free to request additional information.

Maria Lopez
RE/MAX Advance Realty
(305) 467-0774
MLopez5020@gmail.com

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100 Las Olas, Ft. Lauderdale’s Tallest High Rise, Now Taking Reservations

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100 Las Olas
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 

1oo Las Olas will become Ft. Lauderdale’s tallest high rise at 499 feet and will consist of 126 residences in a 46-story tower.  The mixed-use building will also feature a full-service Hyatt Centric hotel with 238 guest rooms, meeting rooms, and a ground-level restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating as well as 8,500 sq. ft. of retail space.

The hotel will occupy the first 15 floors, with the garage running from the second to the seventh floor.  The residences will occupy floors 16th-46th.

The property is designed by SB Architects, with offices in Miami, San Francisco and Shenzen and is being developed by The Kolter Group.  The Kolter Group is a privately owned, investment, development, and construction firm that has invested in projects with an expected value in excess of $10 billion. It is headquartered in Palm Beach County, FL, and is currently developing in over 40 locations throughout the southeastern United States.

Construction is expected to begin in mid-2017 and finish in late 2019.

Amenities and services at 100 Las Olas will include:

  • Elevated resort-style private pool and day cabanas
  • Comfortable lounging and seating areas
  • 1,900 sq. ft. fitness and activities center
  • Casual newsroom with daily coffee and beverage service
  • Private Residents’ Club Room, with catering kitchen, bar, formal seating areas, custom audio system and expansive outdoor plaza
  • 24-hour security and controlled access
  • Valet and self-parking available
  • On-site property management

Residential Features:

  • Floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding glass doors in main living areas
  • Expansive, private terraces with glass balconies designed to provide unobstructed city views
  • Finished residences with owner’s choice of design packages
  • State-of-the-art, energy efficient living
  • Nolte® European Cabinets with Quartz countertops
  • Jenn Air Euro-Stainless appliances
  • Grohe and Kohler plumbing fixtures

Units come in two and three bedroom plus den floor plans and range from 1,501 sq. ft. to 2,964.  Prices start from $800,000 up to $2,270,000.  Penthouses will also be available, although they have not yet been released for sale.

Monthly maintenance fee is $.60 per square foot.  Residences come with one assigned parking space and additional vehicles may use the valet services.  A storage unit is also included which is located on the same floor as the residence.

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Deposit Structure:

Residences can be reserved with a $50,000 deposit.  An additional 20% of the purchase price will be due at contract, and 10% in December 2017.  The balance of 70% will be due upon delivery in late 2019.

For first tier pricing, additional information or to arrange a visit to the sales gallery, please contact:

Maria Lopez
RE/MAX Advance Realty
(305) 467-0774
MLopez5020@gmail.com

The Newly Redesigned Residences at W Ft. Lauderdale

W Ft. Lauderdale Living Room Terrace

The W Ft Lauderdale is located just across the street from 315 linear feet of white sandy beach and it consists of two 23-story buildings connected with one building housing a 346-room W Hotel and the other 171 residences in one and two bedroom floor plans.

Built in 2009, the property is currently undergoing a $55 million renovation by the New York City design firm Meyer Davis Studio.

Building Amenities Include:

  • Beachfront location – 315 linear feet of designated white sandy beach
  • WET EAST® – heated swimming pool oasis with endless oceanfront views
  • WET WEST® – Secluded Pool Oasis
  • CABANAS – Book a private cabana and order treats from the WET® Bar
  • FIT CENTER – The perfect spot to inspire a workout
  • BLISS® SPA – Pamper the mind and body in the full-service spa
  • STEAK 954 – Steven Starr gourmet oceanfront restaurant
  • LIVING ROOM – Ocean view lounge for cocktails, bites and socializing

Owners of the W Residences will receive the following additional benefits:

  • WHEELS parking (1) complimentary space per residence
  • 10% off all Bliss Spa services Monday – Thursday
  • Bliss Spa Manager’s direct line for booking
  • 10% discount at STEAK954
  • 10% discount at the Living Room
  • 25% discount off the best available rate at W Fort Lauderdale for Family and Friends (when  in-house)
  • 10% discount off the best available rate at participating Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide
  • 30% discount at W THE STORE online
  • SPG Gold Membership

Resident Services:

  • Access to WHATEVER/WHENEVER®
  • Residential Insider – residential requests & concierge services
  • WHEELS – valet parking and self-parking for residence owners
  • Package delivery service
  • Telephone access to Hotel Services and Amenities
  • Text messaging services (e.g. for deliveries, guest arrivals, etc.)
  • Access to all hotel amenities, with resident signing privileges

Residence Features Include:

  • Magnificent 9-foot floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Atlantic Ocean and Intracoastal Waterway views
  • Sliding glass doors onto spacious balconies
  • Fully furnished living and dining areas
  • Entertainment system

Kitchen and Dining:

  • Fully integrated kitchens
  • Italian designed cabinetry
  • Polished designer stone counter tops
  • Deluxe side-by-side refrigerator and freezer with ice maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Flat range stove with gourmet wall-oven
  • Built-in microwave
  • Under-mounted stainless steel sink
  • Dining table with seating for four
  • Washer and dryer

Master Bedroom:

  • Signature W Hotels® bed
  • Premium Audio device
  • Plush seating
  • Up to 50” LCD TV

Master Bathroom:

  • Designer vanity tops, shower, tub, walls, and floors
  • Premium spa bathtub and separate shower
  • Designer fixtures, faucets, and accessories

The companies behind the upgrade and redesign are The Related Companies (NY) and Related Group (Miami).

The W Fort Lauderdale is located just minutes to downtown Ft. Lauderdale and I-95.  It is near Ft. Lauderdale’s cultural and arts district, fine art museums and performing art venues.  The property is close to shopping and entertainment venues offering upscale boutiques, restaurants, movie theaters and Las Olas Boulevard.

There are no living restrictions at the W Ft. Lauderdale, giving owners flexibility in using their residence as primary or secondary home.  Owners can also place their residence in the rental program, thereby generating revenue to offset the costs of ownership.  The property will be operated by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., with over 1,200 properties worldwide under their umbrella.

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Residences range in size from 804 sq. ft. to 1,463 sq. ft.  They come in one and two bedroom floor plans.

The monthly maintenance fee is $1.35 per sq. ft., and includes common area maintenance, electricity, water, sewer, garbage, cable, full amenities and services of the hotel and maid service (extra fee).  Estimated real estate taxes are $1.9% of the purchase price.

The project is currently offering two years of homeowners association free, which can be taken as a credit at closing.   Also, for a limited time, buyers traveling from the United States, Mexico, and Canada will be reimbursed a credit for travel and stay costs of up to $1,250 and up to $2,000 to those buyers traveling internationally.

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Prices average $850 per sq. ft., and range as follows:

  • 1 Bedrooms: $765,000 – $950,000
  • 2 Bedrooms: $960,000 – $1,500,000

The residences can be purchased with only 10% of the purchase price and the balance at closing.  The closings can be concluded within 30 days and financing options are available.

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If you’re interested in learning more about this property, please feel free to ask me for an e-brochure including floor plans and additional photos.

Maria Lopez
RE/MAX Advance Realty
(305) 467-0774
MLopez5020@gmail.com