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  • Smith & Wollensky Steakhouse- A Miami Beach Destination Not to be Missed!

    BY Allan Kleer

    Smith & Wollensky Steakhouse inside South Pointe Park in South Beach. Featuring amazing views of Government Cut "Cruise Ship Alley", Fisher Island, and Downtown Miami.  I recommend this as a destination for any visitors to Miami Beach, where you...

  • Miami Beach Waterfront Homeowners Monitoring Gulf Oil Spill

    BY Allan Kleer

    According to University of Florida oceanographic reports over the past few days, the east coast of Florida is at some risk for contamination from the leaking BP oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico. Based current models, the expanding oil slick could get ca...

  • South Beach Diet Author Dr. Agatston Sells His Sunset Island Home

    BY Allan Kleer

    Closed in March, 2010, this beautiful non-waterfront home and was on the market for just 12 days!  Located on Sunset Island II across from the park. This Estate-type home has hardwood floors throughout, a two story foyer, living room with fireplace,...

  • The Unique Appeal of Miami Beach Luxury Homes

    BY Allan Kleer

    As a long-time resident of Miami Beach, I've witnessed a remarkable transformation in our community.  When I moved to Miami Beach in 1992, the waterfront island communities consisted of mostly aging, smaller winter homes that had long-ago seen thei...

  • Miami Beach Real Estate- Sunset Island IV Home Sales Comparison 2005 vs. 2010

    BY Allan Kleer

    In the past six months, Miami Beach has witnessed a resurgence in sales activity for price reduced waterfront single family homes.  I'd like to highlight a recent sale on Miami Beach's Sunset Island IV. This sale is significant for me personally,...

  • South Pointe Park- The Most Amazing Views in Miami Beach

    BY Allan Kleer

    Whether you make it here during the day or at night- the views of the Atlantic Ocean, the cruise ships heading out of the Port of Miami, Fisher Island, and the downtown Miami skyline are exhilarating.    One of my favorite activities is to jog al...

  • Miami Beach Waterfront Homes Sales Show Signs of a Resurgence

    BY Allan Kleer

    In the past thirty days, we have witnessed the successful sales of six luxury and / or waterfront homes in the South Beach area of Miami Beach. The waterfront home sales: two on Hibiscus Island, one of an estate on Star Island, and two on the Veneti...

  • Miami Beach’s Best Stone Crabs

    BY Allan Kleer

    Located at the Southernmost tip of Miami Beach, across the street from The Portofino Tower and Continuum South Beach Condos, this is America's favorite place to have fresh Stone Crabs (in season only).   Located at 11 Washington Avenue, anyone visi...

  • The Best Gourmet Market and Deli in Miami Beach

    BY Allan Kleer

    As a long-time Miami Beach resident, I enjoy recommending to our visitors the very best destinations that are regularly frequented by locals.   One of my personal favorites is Epicure Gourmet Market and Cafe, located on the western side of Miami B...

  • Should Your Miami Beach Listing Agent Be Tech Savvy?

    BY Allan Kleer

    One of the key skills that a client should look for in selecting a Real Estate agent to represent them in the sale of their single family home or condominium in today's tough market environment: The agent should embrace today's technology and busi...