As we welcome the season of giving, our community is brimming with events, insights, and thanks. Read on for everything you should do this month and to discover the lifestyle tips curated just for you.
Did you know average national home prices grew 3.2% in the year ending in August, according to data released last week by the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller National Home Price Index. Read more from the WSJ
Vacation-rental management company Vacasa LLC is joining the ranks of property firms with unicorn status, as investors pour more money into the booming short-term housing sector.
The Portland, Ore.-based company raised $319 million in a new venture-funding round led by private-equity firm Silver Lake, vaulting its valuation past $1 billion, the definition of a unicorn. Read more from the WSJ
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It’s never too early to start feeling the Holiday spirit right? If you love all things holly-jolly be sure to take the family to Santa’s for theme park fun right in your backyard. Enjoy Carnival rides, shows, games, a 92-foot tall Christmas tree, and more than three million Christmas light! Want to see more? Click here!
Miami International Auto Show Nov 1-10
Car enthusiasts and car lovers alike will find something to awe at in this year’s Auto Show. 40 auto manufacturers, including vintage cars on Memory Lane. Admission is $15 for adults and $6 for children. Get more information here!
The Seed Food & Wine Festival Nov 7-10
Vegans rejoice! Pretty much anyone who likes good food can join in on the deliciousness. Taste and explore demonstrations, learning sessions, brand activations, beer, wine, food stands, and more than 200 exhibitors. To find out more and get your tickets go here!
Veterans Day Parade Nov 10
The City of Miami will be hosting its annual Veterans Day parade along Ocean Drive from 5th to 14th Street. Come out and support those who put their life on the line for the freedom we enjoy every day. Find out more information on the parade here!
Lantern Light Festival Nov 30-Jan 20
Lights to make everyone ooh and awe in their beauty can be found at this incredible six-week celebration of Chinese culture. Be sure to have your phone fully charged because you will NEED to share it with everyone. Too excited and can’t wait that long? Find out more information here!
Tips & Tricks
Top designers reveal how to create the
serene home ever.
These days, stress is a defining feature of contemporary life—this past year, 55% of Americans reported experiencing excess levels of stress on a daily basis. Good design might not be able to combat this existential cultural crisis, but it can certainly help us to create spaces that calm and restore us. Here, Elle Decor speaks with interior designers about how they create serene homes that counter the chaos of everyday life.
30 chic Thanksgiving decorations for a memorable holiday
Tired of Thanksgiving decorations that are made of paper turkeys and fake leaves? Step it up this year with more creative decorating ideas that show off your style and add a sophisticated flair to your abode. From chic table setting ideas to unique color combinations, these ideas are even good enough to use year-round. Click through and get ready to kick off the holiday season in style.
Celebrate Thanksgiving with these iconic on-screen moments
Along with delicious food, Thanksgiving is best celebrated amidst the annual flood of memorable TV and movie specials.
Here, the editors of Elle Decor have rounded up 30 of their all-time favorite quotes from the festive movies and shows most reminiscent of the season of giving.
2127 Brickell Avenue, Unit 1002
2 Bed | 3 Bath | 2,320 sq. ft. | $1,198,000
This bright and open 2,320 -square-foot residence features 2 bedrooms and four bathrooms, plus a Den. Unit includes three parking spaces and storage! The master suite with renovated master bath features his and hers walk in closets, separate vanities and large tub. Click on photo above to read more.
Watch the video of unit Bristol Tower 1002 above.
5875 Collins Avenue, Unit 804
1 Bed | 1.5 Bath | 778 sq. ft. | $549,000
Enjoy spectacular ocean and city views from the large private balcony of this Mei Condo 1 bedroom, 1.5 bathrooms condo. The apartment is turn key with high-end appliances. This Asian inspired building offers residents a luxurious combination of spa amenities and beachfront living.
Watch the video of Mei 804 above
9735 Northwest 52nd Street, Unit 407
2 Bed | 2 Bath | 1,475 sq. ft. | $220,000
Enjoy views of a lush golf course from this well located Casper House condo in Doral. This 2 bedroom 2 bathroom 1,475 sq. ft. condo is ready for you to call it home.
Buenos Aires, Argentina – Impeccable, luminous, spacious condominium in beautiful Buenos Aires. Offering a generous space right off the iconic 9 de julio avenue.
This apartment is in an ideal location right on the border between Recoleta, Barrio Norte and Retiro. Situated on the iconic Avenida 9 de Julio and Arroyo, directly across from the French Embassy. For more information read here
Adrian Foley has lived all over the world—Taiwan, the Philippines, Argentina, New York, California—and has now rooted his professional life in South Florida in partnership with Compass. With 7 years of hands-on industry experience, Adrian holds a B.A. in History and Spanish from College of the Holy Cross, and a J.D. from Santa Clara University School of Law, along with membership in the Florida Bar Association. Adrian, who is bilingual in English and Spanish, is able to combine this global perspective with his legal skills, underscored by the access to best-in-class technology and customer service that are central to Compass’ ethos, supporting clients in residential, commercial, and investment property transactions. Calling Miami home, Adrian is optimistic about continuing growth trends, backed by an expanding tech center, that draw new residents, visitors, and interests to the region.
With an approach built on professionalism, service, and technology, Adrian is a committed partner to buyers and sellers, equally giving his all towards the purchase of a first home, the sale of a long-time family home, searching for the perfect second home, or on the commercial and investment side of the transaction. Adrian’s particular area of focus runs from Miami Beach to Palmetto Bay, and feels he is privileged to have the opportunity to support clients in such important life events. In his personal time, Adrian enjoys sports, including cycling and running, boating, and volunteering.