Vibrant and lively, the upscale Miami Beach real estate never ceases to entertain.
Characterized by its thriving arts community, its beautiful blue waters and its reputation as an international business hub, Miami beach is a desirable tropical destination all year round. Known as a hotspot for models, celebrities, and international businesspeople, many dream of making Miami Beach more than their go-to vacation spot, coveting the iconic condominium buildings that line the iconic Ocean Drive and Lincoln Road.
Homes in Miami Beach are distinctively luxurious and complement the city’s dazzling, art deco style. Prospective buyers will find a huge selection of condos that overlook the Atlantic Ocean and the city of Miami to the west, as well as a sprinkling of houses further inland on the barrier island that is Miami Beach. Homes range in price from $300,000 to over $1,000,000 with an average sale price of around $700,000. Contact an experienced luxury realtor for more detailed information and access to off-market listings.
In areas like Bal Harbour, to the north of Miami Beach, you will find even more extravagant condo homes ranging from $1,075,000 to upwards of $30,000,000. Bal Harbour condos come with great features on top of great views and since many of them have undergone renovation, they retain the village's allure while still having most if not all of the contemporary amenities you'd expect in a newer building.
Miami Beach is a multicultural hot spot unlike any other found in the states, let alone the world. With its beautiful people, beautiful beaches, and beautiful weather, the Miami Beach lifestyle simply can’t be beat. Moving at a sensational pace and holding a reputation as one of the most glamourous places in the world, Miami Beach has truly become a brand and an iconic image that evokes fun, fashion, and culture in people’s minds worldwide. A rare city that is both warm, urban, and tropical, Miami Beach is like taking a staycation every day.
The city’s 23 most southernmost blocks are known as South Beach, a whole world unto itself where every amenity is at your fingertips and a car-free lifestyle is routine. From the white sand beaches to the east to the Biscayne Bay to the west, and dining, shopping, nightlife, and cultural offerings abound in between, everything is within reach in South Beach.
Staples of the Miami Beach community and lifestyle, the hotels and resorts that line the crystal clear waters and pristine beaches are equally as iconic as the homes, streets, and people that make up the area. The Carillon Miami Beach provides guests with a luxurious experience providing the best amenities, like South Florida’s largest wellness spa, stunning views, and world-class dining options. With beach access, impeccable service, Italian linens and soaking tubs in guest rooms, The Carillon will make you never want to leave Miami.
The Faena Hotel Miami Beach is another high-end option overlooking the beach and featuring upscale, art deco-inspired rooms and three restaurants as well as a cabaret theater, a spa, an outdoor pool and a gym. Other iconic hotels include The Colony Hotel, Fontainebleau, Essex House, Soho Beach House, and The Biltmore Hotel.
Restaurants and Nightlife
To the left and right along Collins Avenue, from North to South Beach, you will find Zagat-rated restaurants around every corner just waiting to be enjoyed. For critically acclaimed seafood on Ocean Drive, be sure to check out A Fish Called Avalon, an upscale restaurant offering creatively concocted dishes and prime people watching opportunities. Cleo South Beach is a great, hip destination for those seeking Mediterranean fare and a cozy atmosphere. OLA, inside the chic boutique Sanctuary Hotel, serves upscale ceviche and pan-Latin specialties accompanied by a dimly-lit, intimate ambiance.
Miami Beach is also known for its nightlife and hopping evening entertainment scene, providing you with everything from dance clubs like Mokai, LIV, and STORY to lounges like Bardot and Wall Lounge to bars like Lost Weekend. With every option you could ever think of, you will certainly never be bored on a Friday night in Miami Beach. For something more low-key, take a stroll along Lincoln Road, a pedestrian mall with plenty of charming restaurants, shops, and great people watching.
Art and Culture
From art galleries and museums, performance theaters, live music and film, and one of the most well-known art exhibitions in the world, Art Basel, taking place every December, Miami Beach is overflowing with art and culture. Immerse yourself in the city’s rich art deco past and discover how this lively resort town grew out of a mangrove swamp by exploring the city’s historic district where you’ll find small scale, colorful and architecturally rich hotels and homes. Miami Beach is also home to The Miami City Ballet, The Miami Beach Festival of the Arts, the Bass Museum of Art, and the New World Symphony.
List of Schools
North Beach Elementary
Norman S. Edelcup/Sunny Isles Beach K-8
Miami Beach Senior High
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