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Debra Wellins


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Pinecrest Watercolor Class for Budding Artists

Debra Wellins The Village of Pinecrest is offering a Watercolor Basics Class at Pinecrest Community Center beginning April 17. There are two Saturday classes per month. For questions regarding class content or supplies call 786-303-5293. Requires pre-registration:  Call 305-284-0900 $65 per class /$60 for members I am an estate specialist in the Village of Pinecrest.  If you would like to schedule a buyer, seller or investor consultation, or would like a complementary market analysis of your home, kindly call me at 305-898-1852 or send me a note... Continue Reading >

New Listing in Pinecrest’s Devonwood

Debra Wellins Devonwood is a beloved neighborhood in The Village of  Pinecrest and houses like this do not come along very often.  The 4,844 square foot home is set on 1/2 acre of native hardwood hammock. Large windows and doors in this 5 bedroom, 4 bath home reveal a private and lush tropical garden with decks, winding paths, pool and outdoor entertainment areas.   This home has a terrific floor plan with a formal living room and dining room, a spacious family room, a gourmet kitchen, and surprisingly, a fully finished basement.   13425 SW 66th Ave. is offered at... Continue Reading >

Pinecrest Home Sales – Price Per Square Foot Up 13%

  Pinecrest homeowners have good reason to be happy as the first quarter of 2014 comes to a close. I crunched the numbers of single family home sales in The Village of Pinecrest and compared sales from this year to sales from last year for the same time period (January to present). The average sale price is up $ 40 a square foot and the median sales price is up $37 a square foot.  That's a 13% increase for both average and median sale price per square foot. I am a Pinecrest... Continue Reading >

Shaddai Fine Lebanese Cuisine in Pinecrest

Shaddai Fine Lebanese Cuisine serves up a symphony of dishes that combines the sophistication of Mediterranean cuisines with the exotic herbs and spices of the Middle and Far East. The menu is classic Middle Eastern with a focus on freshness of ingredients. Chef Tony, the owner and sole chef in the kitchen, turns out delicious kebobs, fatoush and shawarma as the orders roar in.  Tony, a self-proclaimed hard worker and super proud chef,  insures that every dish, made to order, is nothing short of perfection. Our server, Paoloa, loves... Continue Reading >

Royal Renovation in Pinecrest’s Queen Anne Estates

Debra Wellins You don't need to be a royal to live in this white, bright modernized home in the Queen Anne Estates section of Pinecrest. This completely remodeled pool home on half an acre has 4 bedrooms, 2 baths and 3,135 square feet of living space for under $1 million. It also has a laundry room, impact doors and windows, a two-car garage plus carport and a new flat tile roof. [gallery ids="7184,7182,7183"] [gallery ids="7185,7181,7180"] Listed at $985,000  -  Carole Smith, EWM Realty International Click this link to see What's for sale in Pinecrest I am a luxury residential specialist in... Continue Reading >

Pinecrest Homes – February Sales

The February 2014 stats are in and the number of single family homes sold in the Village of Pinecrest is identical to February of last year. Twelve homes sold at an average sale price of $1,435,683 or an average price per square foot (SF) of $323. When looking at all sales for the month of February, the average sales price per square foot is up 18% from last year.  However, there is one sale that tremendously skews the data. In the chart you will notice the sale of a 2 bedroom, 2... Continue Reading >

Pinecrest Homes – Rosy Sales in January 2014

Debra Wellins Single family home sales in the Village of Pinecrest are rosy this year compared to last.  Seventeen homes closed this January with an average sales price per square foot of $290.00 and an average sale price of $1,435,338. In 2013, only 10 homes closed during the same month with an average sale price per square foot of $ 238 and an average sale price of $784,500. That's an 18% increase in sale price per square foot and a 45% increase in average sales... Continue Reading >

What’s For Sale in Pinecrest?

Debra Wellins As of January 31, 2014, there are 95 single family homes for sale in The Village of Pinecrest. The hot price ranges are between $1 - 2 million with 33 active listings and $500,000 - $999,999 with 26 active listings. In the ultra luxury market, 19 homes are for sale between $2 - 3 million, 12 homes are for sale between $3 - 4 million and four homes are for sale above $4 million.  Only 1 home is for sale under $500,000. In January, Pinecrest had 25 new homes come on the... Continue Reading >

Classic Rock Soiree at Pinecrest Gardens

Debra Wellins The Community Garden Charitable Fund invites you to its 8th Annual Soiree under the stars at 7pm on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Pinecrest Gardens, one of the most splendid and lush tropical gardens in the world.Visitors to the Garden rarely have the chance to experience its magic by moonlight. On this night, however, guests will have the unique opportunity to enjoy the Garden’s breathtaking beauty as they meander along the Banyan pathways, up to the terrace overlooking the historic Flamingo... Continue Reading >

The Village of Pinecrest 2013 Market Report – The Year in Review

In The Village of Pinecrest, 228 homes single family homes sold in 2013 with a total sales volume of $254,928,575.  Sales ranged from $305,000 to $3,800,000.00 with an average sale price of $1,118,108 and an average price per square foot (SF) of $256.  The average sale price increased 13% and the average price per SF increased by 9% over 2012 values. In the exhibit below, Pinecrest is divided into approximate quadrants to evaluate the statistical differences within the community. North and south is divided by 112th... Continue Reading >