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Debra Wellins


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Pinecrest People Mover is Back in Service

Debra Wellins Starting August 19, 2013, the Pinecrest People Mover resumes service.  This is a FREE transit bus service connecting neighborhoods and schools.  Middle and high school students who do not qualify for school district bus service can use it, as well as anyone who wishes to travel around the Village. Click herer for 2013-2014 Route Map and Schedule I am a Pinecrest luxury residential specialist.  If you would like to schedule a buyer or seller meeting, please give me a call directly at 305-898-1852... Continue Reading >

Compare Your City – Average Price Per Square Foot of Homes for Sale

Debra Wellins Check out how your neighborhood compares in average price per square foot for single family homes for sale.  I analyzed homes currently on the market in six cities: Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, Key Biscayne, Pinecrest, Palmetto Bay and South Miami. The numbers are quite interesting, especially if you are thinking of buying or selling a home. Key Biscayne is king of the mountain with the average home offered at $1,079 a square foot.  Coconut Grove and Coral Gables  are comparable to each... Continue Reading >

Pinecrest Market Report – July 2013

Debra Wellins In July, 27 single family homes were sold in The Village of Pinecrest for a total volume in sales of $29,898,500.  Sales were strongest in the $600,000 - 700,000  range and in the $1 - 2 million range for the luxury market.  The average home was 5 bedrooms, 4 baths, with 4, 050 square feet of living space that sold for $1,107,352 or $273 per square foot.  The average house sold for 95% of sales price to list price and... Continue Reading >

Pinecrest Real Estate – The Elysium

Debra Wellins The Elysium is a walled community off 57th Ave. (Red Road) and 112th Terrace with 27 homes.  Residences in this Pinecrest community range from 2 - 7 bedrooms with 2,360 - 8,144 square feet of living area and  lots from approximately 1/2 acre to 1.5 acres.   Homes for sale in The Elysium range from $600,000 to over $3.5 million. This year, there have been no closed sales in The Elysium. One home is a pending sale and two homes are... Continue Reading >

116 Homes for Sale in Pinecrest

Debra Wellins As of June 20, 2013, there are 116 residential properties for sale in The Village of Pinecrest listed between $399,000 and $4,900,000. THE LOW - The lowest priced listing is a 4 bedroom, 2 bath, 2,323 square foot short sale on a third of an acre, listed for $399,000 or $172/square foot. THE HIGH - At the high end are two homes, each listed for $4,900,000.  One is 6 bedroom, 8.5 bath, with 10, 519 square feet of living space on less than an... Continue Reading >

Comparison of 1st Quarter and 2nd Quarter Sales in Pinecrest

Debra Wellins Pinecrest sales were robust in the second quarter compared to the first.  Eighty six homes sold in the second quarter while only 34 homes sold in the first. Take a look at the charts below to compare the high, low and average sales in the Village of Pinecrest for the first and second quarters. Except for the increase in total number and volume of homes sold, the average square feet of living space and average price per sale have decreased along... Continue Reading >

Village of Pinecrest – 2nd Quarter Sales 2013

Debra Wellins In The Village of Pinecrest, 86 residential properties sold from April 1 - June 30, 2013 with a total volume in sales of $86,736,675.00. Only six properties that sold were under $500,000, but 55 sales were between $500,000 and $999,999.  In the luxury market, 25 properties sold over $1,000,000 as follows:  there were ten closed sales between $1,000,000  and $1,499,999, eight sales between $1,500,000 and $1,999,999,  four sales from $2,000,000 to $2,499,999 and three sales between $2,500,000 and $3,000,000. Click on this... Continue Reading >

Just Listed in Pinecrest

Debra Wellins Need space - here it is! Northeast Pinecrest gated manse with all the bells and whistles:  7 bedroom, 8.5 bath,  8,712 square feet, enormous family and great room, rotunda foyer, mahoghany library, large cook's kitchen with Viking appliances and two pantries, fireplace, custom closets, pool, spa and patio with covered  bbq area, balconies, three car garage and impact windows and doors - all squeezed into just under an acre of lux living. Offered at $ 3,398,000.00               I am a Pinecrest luxury real... Continue Reading >

Chic and Modern in Pinecrest

Debra Wellins New on the market, this stylish house is perfect for the modernist who loves cooking and entertaining. Located in Southwest Pinecrest, this renovated 3 bedroom, 3 bath home on just under half an acre, with 3,192 sq feet of living space, is offered for $1,490,000. This home has a beautiful pool area including a tiki hut for lounging out of the sun and top of the line bbq.  The master bedroom has a fantastic loft style office above with superb natural lighting... Continue Reading >

Spanish Hacienda Sells in Pinecrest

Debra Wellins It took about four months, but the Spanish Hacienda home in NW Pinecrest sold this week for $2,500,000 or $326 a square foot. This 6 bedroom, 7.5 baths, 7,657 square foot casa, built in 2003 on over an acre, was bound to lure the right buyer with its top notch interior formal finishes, expansive rooms with fantastic natural lighting, Old Chicago brick surrounding the house, climate-controlled three car garage, heated pool/spa, impact windows and doors, generator, and Crestron system. See for yourself... [gallery ids="2539,2543,2541,2545,2544,2542"] I am a Pinecrest real estate specialist and would be happy to help you... Continue Reading >