May 2015

Found 18 blog entries for May 2015.

Happy Hour in Jupiter, FL

There’s nothing quite like a few drinks at your favorite watering hole after a long day  at work, and if you already happen to live or work in the Jupiter, FL area, chances are you’re   at least somewhat familiar with a few great spots for afternoon food and drink specials. But if you’re new to the area, however, or perhaps just want a change of scenery while you relax and unwind at the end of the day, there’s certainly no shortage of fun options for happy hour here in Jupiter. So, in no particular order, here’s a short list of some of our favorite establishments for an after-work cocktail, along with a little bit of what to expect while you’re there,

Guanabanas - 960 N Hwy A1A

Mainly one of our favorite spots because of its ideal waterfront

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Hurricane Season 2015

Planning a relaxing getaway trip to Florida to enjoy nice summer vacation or to perhaps shop for the perfect vacation home or condo? If so, you may or may not know that hurricane season is already upon us, meaning stormy weather and rain is almost inevitable at some point during your stay. But despite the intimidating name, hurricane season in Florida can often be pretty mild, as we’ve gone 9 years and counting without a landfalling hurricane 3 or higher.

So, what can we expect for hurricane season 2015?

First, for out-of-staters who still aren’t exactly familiar with what the season means, the Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1st to November 30th, with the peak of the season between early August and the end of October. Strictly based on years’

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1071 North Ocean Blvd, Palm Beach FL

It goes without saying that South Florida is home to some of the most expensive real estate in the entire country. I mean let’s face it, when it comes to incredible ocean and waterfront property  located in a true tropical paradise, home buyers should expect to pay a premium.

But when it comes to the luxury real estate market here in Palm Beach County, there are luxury homes and condos and then there’s this: a 32,661 square foot mansion listed for a cool $84.5 million.

In the real estate industry, the phrase “one-of-a-kind” is used fairly often to describe a unique, or even sometimes a not-so-unique, property that hits the open market, and catch-phrases of all sorts may or may not help grab the attention of potential home buyers browsing what’s

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Best Jupiter Subdivisions For First-Time Home Buyers

Given first-time home buyers are expected to play a huge role in how the real estate market fares all over the U.S. in the coming months, it’s now more important than ever to provide those looking to make that long awaited transition from renting to owning a useful resource to not only search available Jupiter homes for sale, but also possible locations that may be a good fit for such buyers from a budget perspective.

The good news for Jupiter first-time home buyers is that regardless of price range, the warm tropical climate here year-round makes this a pretty fabulous place to call home. But if a favorable climate isn’t enough to satisfy your lifestyle needs, checking out our list of the top Jupiter subdivisions for first-time home buyers might be a

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Z Palm Beach Condos For Sale

Over the years, “green” development has continued to provide innovative housing and design features that are incredibly efficient, save residents on energy costs, and generally enhance the daily life and routines of those lucky enough to live in an eco-friendly home or condo. Not long ago, most “green” construction was related to single-family dwellings—at least on the residential side of the industry—but now, builders are more commonly starting to apply energy-efficient features inside condominium developments, with yet another example soon coming to West Palm Beach.

A dynamic project known as Z Palm Beach™, condos here put an emphasis on sustainability by using solar panels and wind turbines to produce electricity for each unit, not only providing a

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Best Places to Have a Picnic in Jupiter, FL

If you’re lucky enough to call Jupiter FL home, spending as much time outdoors is the only way to live. Whether it’s going for a swim or taking an oceanfront jog along the beach, there’s so much to see and do outside here in South Florida, which of course also includes packing up all your favorite treats and having a nice quiet picnic at one of Jupiter’s many  public parks and beaches. Among other things, having a picnic exposes one to nature while also enjoying the company of family and friends, and when it comes down to it, what could be better? So, if you’re looking for a great picnic spot here in the Jupiter area, here are just a few suggestions on where to go:

Burt Reynolds Park

With its entrance on 805 North US Highway, Burt Reynolds Park

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Memorial Day Events in Jupiter, FL

Memorial Day is one of the best holidays of the year. As the official kick-off to the much-anticipated summer season, there’s lots of things to do around the Jupiter-Palm Beach area during Memorial Day Weekend, from hosting an outdoor barbecue for friends and family to honoring the brave men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice to protect our freedom.

So, if you won’t be traveling during this year’s Memorial Day events and festivities, here’s a look at just some of what’s happening this weekend around Jupiter and Palm Beach County:

Memorial Day Concert - Saturday May 23, 8:00 p.m.

Kick off the weekend right by making your way over to the Eissey Campus Theatre at Palm Beach State to watch three fabulous artists come together and present "We

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Palm Beach County Waterfront Foreclosures

Looking for a great deal on a waterfront home in Palm Beach County? We don’t blame you! Look, it goes without saying that homes or condos on the ocean or Loxahatchee River can be expensive, but that doesn’t mean you still can’t find a great deal on such properties.

But buyer beware—often times, bank owned properties can be in pretty rough shape, especially when it comes to foreclosures at lower price points. But regardless of budget or location, it’s also not uncommon to find that diamond in the rough, so-to-speak, and at the very least, it never hurts to at least check out what’s available, as you never know what you’re going to find.

To help jump start your search for a Palm Beach County waterfront foreclosures, here’s a look at 10 relatively

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Cabo Flats Cantina and Tequilla Bar

If you like tequila and a fun, vibrant atmosphere to go along with it, you’ll be excited to hear about a brand new Tequila Bar that’s taking the place of, well, a tequila bar. Announced earlier this week, Cabo Flats Cantina and Tequila Bar will be taking over the space occupied by Tequila Cowboy Bar & Grill over at CityPlace in West Palm Beach.

Along with the redevelopment, Cabo Flats will also take control of the WannaB’s Karaoke Bar, the sister venue of Tequila Cowboy. According to the release, the Cabo Flats restaurant will feature a valet queue in the front, while 7,000 square feet will be used for the dining and bar area, while the 2,000 square feet of WannaB’s space will be for private parties and events.

If you’re still unfamiliar with the Cabo

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This charming 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom condo is situated right on the water and is great for boaters and fisherman alike. Enjoy beautiful water views from the kitchen. Great open floorplan with tile floors throughout the living space and carpet in the bedroom. Large master bedroom with his and hers closets. Furniture is negotiable. Beautiful and friendly community. Community pool is just a short walk away from the condo. This complex is conveniently located close to Singer Island Beach, parks, Gardens Mall and just a short drive to Downtown West Palm Beach and Palm Beach International Airport.

Get more information and view the entire photo gallery of 104 Paradise Harbour Blvd #103 or to view more of my listings, visit  Contact me

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