Miami On the Rise

Picture this: you’re traveling in another city and strike up a friendly conversation with a local. As you’re exchanging information, they ask where you’re from to which you excitedly exclaim, “I’m from Miami!” Instantly, your conversation partner thinks your life looks like an episode of Miami Vice or that you’re a South Beach regular. The smile vanishes … Continued

Will open houses really sell your home?

Open houses are a great start to generate buzz around your property! It will get the neighbors talking. But sometimes that’s all it will do! Make sure you select an agent who knows what they’re doing! Watch this short video on why open houses may not be necessary everyweekend.   Click the link to some … Continued

Miami Real Estate Market Update April

Do you want the Truth?? Of course you do. Hey, Listen, there is so much negative publicity out in the media about the housing market crashing and forecasts saying it’s looking close to what happened back in 2008. Hi I’m Joanna with the Opes Real Estate Group. We’re seeing Headlines like “Cash-out mortgage refis are … Continued

Is it time to BUY or HOLD Miami Real Estate?

I’m going to wait to buy… What you don’t realize is there are already a bunch of great deals in the market. In the last 6 months I have had 2 buyers buy with more than $100k in equity and one with over $25k in equity. This means they are buying the home for that … Continued

Is the Miami Real Estate Market Crashing?

I’m constantly asked if there will be a market crash? The difference in this cycle vs the last is that majority of all sales that have taken place in the last years have been cash. 70% of all sales in Miami Dade county between 2009-2014 were in cash and per the Miami association in December … Continued