The Top 10 Miami Condos – What are the best Miami Resale Condos
Miami’s Top 10 Condos (Resale)
The Best resale condos in Miami – an independent review
Although most realtors mainly focus on the new pre-construction condos, Miami has an enormous amount of very high-end luxury condos that are already on the market. Lots of buyers or investors in Miami Real Estate do not want to wait for a condo to finish in a couple of years and want to move in right away or put their investment to work right away. For them we created this top 10 of existing Miami Condos for Sale
Please know that we haven’t picked these Miami condos based on prices or mainstream opinion but rather on value, uniqueness, quality for price and how they relate to other condos in that area. The selection was made by David Siddons, a Multi -Million producing agent.
The Top 10 new Miami Condos (from 10 to 1)
Please find the top 10 Miami condos here below. For more information on each project or price inquiries please click on the dedicated link or contact me directly at +1.305.508.0899.
Bellini at Williams Island is an Aventura Condo which was finished in 2013. The Condo is located on Williams Island which is a small albeit highly exclusive waterfront neighborhood just located in the heart of Aventura. This scenic and prestigious address offers an exclusive way of life to those accustomed to the finest of things. Ideal for the modern family, Bellini Williams Island provides an amenity-rich lifestyle that encompasses a world-class European-style spa and fitness center, Grand Slam-inspired tennis center, an inviting Cafe, a magnificent Marina (The luxury condo is adjacent to Williams Island Marina) , exquisite fine dining, private functions and entertainment in their very own Island Club – the center of Williams Island’s social life.
Residents of Bellini Williams Island will enjoy living only five minutes away from the world-famous Aventura Mall, and close to the ultra-luxe Bal Harbour Shops, with specialty stores such as Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue. Also nearby are great Atlantic beaches, the Intracoastal Waterways, Downtown Miami and a number of eclectic dining destinations like Carpaccio, Grand Lux Café, and Bella Luna.
The 24 Stories tall condo offers only 4 Residences per floor, 24/7 front desk private security staff, concierge and valet parking as well as a superbly equipped fitness center and a beautifully landscaped sun deck with resort-style pool and spa and a large cabana area overlooking the Williams Island Marina
The condo units feature breathtaking water views, private elevators, the finest luxury finishes and private membership to the exclusive Williams Island Club. All residences enjoy 10 ft ceilings and penthouses will features 12 ft ceilings with floor-to-ceiling hurricane proof glass windows and sliding glass doors. The wraparound glass balconies are accessible from every room
In 2014 Bellini has been selling for an average of $669 per Sq.Ft, that is 1.5% up since last year ($660 per Sq.ft was the average sales price in 2013)
Carbonell on Brickell Key
Brickell Key is a gated island community in Brickell. The island is a tranquil get-away from the busy Brickell Streets. When entering Brickell Key, you feel a thousand miles away from the financial center of Brickell and you surround yourself by lush trees, walking and cycling paths, children’s play grounds and limited traffic. Brickell Key is desired by families because the island is gated and guarded and very family-oriented.
Within the Brickell Key Community Carbonell is one of the most desired luxury towers with amazing views over Brickell, Downtown, the Bay and even the Ocean when you are on a high floor.
Carbonell offeres 24-hr Security, a 100 foot heated Infinity edge pool with whirlpool spa, a 2-story fitness center, tennis/ racquetball andSquash courts, and two complete concierge services
The 284 residences at Carbonell range from 1,031 Sq.Ft to 2,860 Sq.Ft. All residences feature 9 Ft ceilings (10ft ceilings above the 29th Floor), Walk-in closets and Custom glass & aluminum balcony railings. Because the larger size units it attracts a lot of young families who work in Brickell but who want to raise their kids in a more family minded environment.
In 2014 Carbonell has been selling for an average of $598 per Sq.Ft, that is 7.5% up since last year ($556 per Sq.ft was the average sales price in 2013)
The Setai Miami Beach
The Setai is a condo-hotel in Miami Beach in the middle of the best restaurants, nightclubs and swanky hotels in town. The hotel breaths glamour inside and outside. Intimate while gracefully expansive, The Setai is at once a five-star condominium, a (leading hotel of the world) hotel and a resort. This Zen-inspired oasis by the extraordinary hotelier Adrian Zecha has honed his experience as co-founder and builder of The Regent Hotels and developer of five of the world’s top ten beach resorts.
Th Interiors of the 175 condos include one-, two-, three-, and four-bedroom residences; two-story townhouses; and elaborate penthouses with private terraces. The residences range from 847 to 5,800 SqFt. Teak entry doors, 9 foot ceilings and dramatic floor-to-ceiling windows set the tone of the living spaces. Kitchens carry on the theme of Oriental elegance with their teak cabinetry and black granite countertops and Master baths feature teak cabinetry as well.
Every amenity of the most exclusive luxury resort is available at The Setai condo, including exceptional services to meet needs and desires. Lushly landscaped gardens surround pools and fountains. Not one but three swimming pools lie at ocean side. The beach area offers daybeds, pods and teak-latticed cabanas. Dining opportunities abound, with The Setai Miami Beach exquisite five-star restaurant, plus The Beach Bar, The Bar and also The Champagne, Crustacean and Caviar Bar.
In 2014 The Setai residences have been selling for an average of $3,081 per Sq.Ft, that is 44,5% up since last year ($2132 per Sq.ft was the average sales price in 2013)
Jade Ocean in Sunny Isles
Another beautiful luxury tower form the famed jade Brand! Enjoy resort-style living at your fingertips. A distinctive 50-story glass oceanfront tower perfectly located between Bal Harbour Shops and the Aventura Mall, as well as Miami and Fort Lauderdale International Airports. Upon arrival, you are greeted by a six-story cascading waterfall and lush landscaping, and a unique oceanfront porte-cochere with drop off overlooking the white sand beach and blue Atlantic Ocean.
Residence Features include: Floor-to-ceiling exterior glass walls and open terraces offering expansive views of vibrant city lights and endless blue ocean, Open floor plans maximizing views, European Snaidero cabinetry with complementing countertop and backsplash finishes, European bathroom fixtures by Philippe Starck and Dornbracht faucets and Walk-in closets
Amenities include Infinity-edge pools virtually running through the building for views of shore and city from sunrise to sunset, a State-of-the-art health club with aerobics, cardio and weights, a Children’s Room featuring Philippe Starck furnishings, a “baby” grand piano and vintage-style toy car, an elegant Social Lounge perfect for meeting and greeting neighbors and friends and a private cinema featuring state-of-the-art audio and visual equipment.
The 256 units measure between 947 SqFt and 8,698 SqFt
In 2014 Jade Ocean has been selling for an average of $1,241 per Sq.Ft, that is 22% up since last year ($1018 per Sq.ft was the average sales price in 2013)
The Ocean Club in Key Biscayne
The Ocean Club Condo is located on the private island of Key Biscayne. Key Biscayne is a wonderful island tucked away from downtown Miami in the ocean just minutes from the financial district of Brickell and Coconut Grove. Key Biscayne is very much in demand with wealthy families from all over the world because of its exclusivity, its safety and the location of one of the country’s best public schools. Because of the Island factor, space is scarce. The supply on the Island cannot keep up with the ever increasing demand for luxury properties. The unique and high-end lifestyle the island attracts a lots of wealthy families from all over the globe. Because of the high demand for high0end residences by families or young professionals, Key Biscayne’s condo market is always a booming business.
The Ocean Club is a 55 acres preserve dedicated to the good life. Its modern residences surround a 25,000 Sq.Ft club facility of unhurried pool, spa, health club, bar, and dining amenities. Bay-ward stands a fully staffed tennis facility with its Club House and 8 lighted, clay courts exclusively reserved for residents and their guests.
Ocean ward rests the lovely island pool with its palm tree islands and inviting, child-friendly zero elevation entry. Rising to the south adjacent this grand pool is the casual Beach Bar and Grill, home to gracious beachside lunches and dinners seven days a week. The capital touch is the nearly 1000â of beautiful beach, attended by servers to pamper you with umbrellas, loungers, and beach towels. There is no hotel anywhere on this property to spoil your sense of security or serenity, yet the fantastic Ritz-Carlton- Key Biscayne Hotel is just a few minutes stroll along the beach.
In total the complex offers 800 residences over 11 condo towers (Lake Tower, Lake Villa I,II and III, Resort Villa 1 and 2, Club Tower 1,2 and 3, Ocean Tower 1 and 2) with 1 to 5 bedrooms ranging between 1,310 Sq.Ft and 6,914 Sq.Ft.
In 2014 the Ocean Club residences have been selling for an average of $904 per Sq.Ft, that is 14.8% up since last year ($787 per Sq.ft was the average sales price in 2013)
Grovenor House in Coconut Grove
Grovenor House is one of the few really luxurious Grove condos. The exclusive 166 tower residences feature private elevators and floor-to-ceiling glass walls opening to terraces with expansive water views of Biscayne Bay. Grovenor House has 32 stories of estate-sized residences, including two-story penthouses with private pools and wide-open views of Biscayne Bay.
The residences offer the highest standards and the latest innovations. All appliances, finishes, in fact, every feature is the finest in the world. It is sophisticated, elegant and classical, yet imaginative and creative.
“Grovenor Link”, an integrated, concierge service, accessing local restaurant reservations, theatre and movie tickets, as well as the building amenity services is a special amenity not offered elsewhere. Relax with a massage in the spa or work out in the state-of-the art fitness center. Play a few sets of tennis, swim in the inviting infinity-edge pool or simply enjoy the beauty and tranquility of this lush tropical setting.
These prestigious ultra-luxury residences are a three-and-a-half acre enclave located across from Dinner Key marina and the popular Monty’s restaurant and are steps away from the upscale shopping and dining in Coconut Grove, the Coconut Grove Playhouse, and Viscaya Museum & Gardens.
Residence at Grovenor House range from from 1,595 Sq.Ft to 6,920 Sq.Ft
In 2014 the Grovenor house has been selling for an average of $812 per Sq.Ft, that is 17% up since last year ($693 per Sq.ft was the average sales price in 2013)
Murano at Portofino in South of Fifth
Located in the most Southern Point of South Beach also known as South of Fifth, the Murano at Portofino Condo already has a dream location to offer. The Condo features amazing ocean and bay views and has over 600 feet of magnificent Bay frontage. Murano at Portofino features an exclusive health and fitness center, sauna and steam rooms and a heated bayfront swimming pool and spa. Furthermore the condo offers a private Bay side Beach Club (La Piagia – One of South Beach’ hotspots) with saltwater pool and poolside cafe, lushly landscaped grounds, and a lighted tennis courts.
The Condo was designed with floor-to-ceiling glass walls that offer buyers panoramic views of the ocean, Biscayne Bay, downtown Miami, Fisher Island, Key Biscayne and cruise ships departing from the Port of Miami.
The 189 luxury units vary in sizes From 1008 to 3365 Sq.Ft
In 2014 Murano at Portofino has been selling for an average of $1,384 per Sq.Ft, that is 10,1% up since last year ($1,256 per Sq.ft was the average sales price in 2013)
St Regis in Bal Harbour
The St Regis is one of the most desired luxury condos on the Beach. The St Regis signature services and amenities are highly desired as well as the perfect location in front of the Bal Harbour Shops
The luxury residences are located just on the sand with two resort-like, heated pools, a dramatic lobby and 24/7 security and concierge services. Residences come with 11 ft deep balconies, “Smart” building pre-wired with multiple lines for cable, phone and computer, tinted, tempered glass designed for South Florida building codes, spacious walk-in closets and Private elevator foyers in selected residences. The 285 residences vary in size between 1,785 and 6,848 Sq.Ft
Continuum on South Beach / South of Fifth
The Two luxury towers at the most Southern Point of South Beach also known as South of Fifth are a highly desired place to live. The South of Fifth area of Miami Beach is where everyone wants to be. It’s an epicenter of international jet setters who like to be surrounded by beautiful beaches, the best restaurants and the most exciting nightlife. The Continuum Towers are currently the most desired condo towers in the South of Fifth Area. The spectacular ocean views as well as the 5 Star Amenities attracts many to this luxurious condo complex.
Continuum features resort-like amenities such as a private beach club (on a 1,000 ft private beach of course), sprawling pool area, onsite restaurant and world-class fitness center. The floorplans offer residents breathtaking views of the beach and ocean, and come finished with the very-best of features. It’s a gated, family-friendly community in the place to be!
Continuum residents enjoy 10-foot ceilings, over-the-top kitchens, private elevator foyers, floor-to-ceiling windows and other features and amenities that are the hallmark of the South Beach luxury lifestyle. The Continuum Towers is one of South Beach’s most-famous luxury condos, and it has some of the largest penthouses. Residence sizes vary between 1,200 Sq.Ft and 8,000 Sq.Ft
Prices in the South Tower
In 2014 Continuum has been selling for an average of $2,066 and , that is 35% up since last year ($1,531 per Sq.ft was the average sales price in 2013)
Prices in the North Tower
In 2014 Continuum has been selling for an average of $1575 and , that is 14,2% up since last year ($ 1379 per Sq.ft was the average sales price in 2013)
Oceana on Key Biscayne is yet to be finished but the brand new condo has been completely sold out for a while now and these brand new units are already reselling.
With its exceptional location, Oceana Key Biscayne is one of a kind, due to the lack of land availability on Key Biscayne, there has not been any new real state development in the past 14 years! A project that arises from the exquisite taste and quality of Argentine developer, Eduardo Costantini, and a team of renowned architects led by Bernardo Fort Brescia, and impeccable state of the art interior designs by Yabu Pushelberg, this is the most anticipated project of the decade.
It is a gem in an island paradise, with 142 units and 12 magnificent villas and features that stretch from the beauty and exclusivity of their own beach, Oceana Key Biscayne combines resort-style amenities with the features you can’t live without, from the spa/sauna and fitness center to the art gallery and restaurants. The condo complex offers a 500-feet Private Beach just for its residents
Residences come with a private elevator, staff quarters and oversized balconies. Residences vary from 1,591 Sq.Ft to just over 8,000 Sq.Ft
The high demand for ultra-luxurious and spacious residences on the highly desired private island of Key Biscayne makes this condo a hot commodity. There is simply nothing like it on the market that is this new, this luxurious and this well located. The average sales price for Oceana Key Biscayne in Pre-construction was around $1,500 per Sq.Ft. The resale values already went up to $1,795 per Sq.Ft
* Please not that all prices mentioned here above can be subject to change
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