Even though there are over 12,000 agents in South Florida alone, it’s often hard to find the one that fits you. I think it’s most important to find a realtor that listens, someone who puts you first while still guiding and educating you throughout the process. I’m passionate about real estate, and always have been. I’m also passionate about providing an experience that exceeds expectations. I’ve personally bought and sold many homes, and I know firsthand what a quality agent is. Learning and applying insight from my own experiences has allowed me to create my own unique style, one that is creative, one that is personable, and one that is dedicated to helping people find their next chapter. Real estate is exciting and fun, an adventure that I share with people from all over the world. Being patient, loyal, dedicated, honest, hardworking and attentive to detail are traits that come naturally to me, and I utilize these and many more to be sure I’m giving you my all, each and every day, year after year. Combined with trusted relationships with a team of top professionals, and access to a large inventory of homes locally, nationally and internationally, my ability to provide insight, expertise, knowledge, and a seamless process from start to finish, and beyond, is always achievable and always my ultimate goal.
Life in South Florida is all you can imagine and more! Close to the Gulf Stream and its ocean breezes, Boca Raton, offers an ideal lifestyle. Hugging the shoreline between West Palm Beach to the north and Fort Lauderdale to the south, Boca Raton enjoys all the charm and affluence that Florida has to offer. Its welcoming small town charm and picturesque Mediterranean Revival architecture enchant visitors and residents alike, as 1500 acres of parks and miles of hiking paths promise plenty of pleasant greenery. Swimmers, snorkelers and sun seekers enjoy its four miles of tropical Florida beaches while sports enthusiasts enjoy championship golf courses, country clubs and professional sports teams. There is something for everyone, big or small, and with great weather all year round, there is no reason to look elsewhere for your dream home. Take a closer look at the wonderful communities of Boca Raton and see what enlivens your senses. Whether you are looking to relocate, relax , invest or retire, Boca Raton offers you a multitude of lifestyle choices. From luxury condominiums to oceanfront estates to single family homes to intracoastal villas, the possibilities are endless in Boca Raton.
The third largest city in Palm Beach County, Boynton Beach real estate offers many premium waterfront communities on the intracoastal, luxury homes and estates, and gorgeous “old-Florida” classic style homes. From traditional neighborhoods offering old-world charm to more modern developments, Boynton Beach has a niche for every lifestyle. It is home to some of the finest communities, such as Equus and Harbour Estates, and to unbelievable waterfront properties such as those found in Lake Eden. It is also a major hub for homes, businesses and industries. The city of 65,000 attracts a people of all ages who come here to take advantage of all the comforts it affords them. Many take advantage of the numerous parks and recreational facilities that host events and attractions all year long, such as the Civic Center, the Art Center, the Green Cay Nature Center and the Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge. There is also upscale shopping at the popular Boynton Beach Mall and a host of fine cuisine to temp your palette. Ethnic festivals, fairs and holiday events are the norm in Boynton Beach and both locals and visitors flock here to take part. Boynton Beach has a great balance; Fantastic properties combine with everyday lifestyle comforts to create an area that is appealing to many. Whether you are looking for a simple condo or a grand estate, Boynton Beach has so much to offer.
Its main street, Atlantic Avenue, is home to spectacular galleries, boutiques, restaurants, hotels, pubs and so much more. Beginning west at Old School Square and going east all the way to the Atlantic ocean, you cannot help but be captivated by Delray’s charm as you walk down “the Ave.” It is quaint, it is hip, it is essentially paradise. Home to one of the most beautiful beaches in all of Southern Florida, Delray Beach takes pride in its community and its offerings. Delray Beach is host to many events throughout the year from the famous Delray Beach Garlic Festival to the Delray Affair to the annual Christmas Parade, not to mention the extensive Fourth of July festivities that that attract over 100,000 visitors each year. The Delray Beach Tennis Center is also a magnet for fans that flock here to take advantage of all the sports events. There is always a cultural offering happening in Delray Beach, whether it’s an art show, a festival, a tennis match or an outdoor concert. Its pedestrian-friendly atmosphere combines with an understated sophistication to create one of the most sought after cities in Palm Beach County. The communities of Delray Beach attract young professionals and families alike.
Gulf Stream, the heart of South Florida’s Gold Coast, is all of this and more. Just a stone’s throw away from Delray Beach, the chic beachside town of Gulf Stream offers miles of pristine beaches, stunning seascapes and pure elegance. Nestled in between the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway, Gulf Stream provides a coastal oasis that equally attracts residents and vacationers. Whether you are looking to live here year round or simply escape for a short time to re-energize your spirit, Gulf Stream is sure to satisfy. Although modest in size, Gulf Stream offers grand comforts. The real estate properties of Gulf Steam stretch from ivory-sand beaches to the intracoastal with the sought after neighborhoods of Place au Soleil and Bermuda Heights offering magnificent options. From exquisite architecture to resort-style mansions, Gulf Stream is home to the famed and affluent. Living in Gulf Steam will certainly change your quality of life. If shopping, dining, cultural attractions and recreation are on the top on your list, Gulf Stream is perfect place for you. If you desire luxurious real estate that embraces both quiet seclusion and convenience, then Gulf Stream is truly one of most exclusive addresses in all of Florida. Come and see the vast array of splendid homes found in Gulf Stream’s most highly coveted communities.
South of Delray Beach and just north of Boca Raton, Highland Beach offers a relaxing atmosphere enhanced by beautiful beaches and friendly locals. Its charm lays in its simplicity, in its modesty. Businesses are not allowed in Highland Beach, but with Delray Beach and Boca Raton just a short drive, you can enjoy all their comforts while relishing in the refreshing intimacy that Highland Beach provides. As you drive down Ocean Boulevard (also called A1A), its main road, you will see striking homes and striking views. On one side you have the gorgeous intracoastal waters, and on the other, the highly coveted ocean. The upscale lifestyle affords you many opportunities from extensive beach access to breathtaking golf courses to fantastic parks. You cannot help but be enticed by all that Highland Beach has to offer. It attracts locals and celebrities alike who flock here to live the refined beach lifestyle. Although it only encompasses 1.1 square miles and is comprised of a residential community of 4,150 year-round, Highland Beach has so much to offer its residents. Explore the many communities of Highland Beach and see what everyone is talking about — they will certainly not disappoint.
Along A1A, also called Ocean Boulevard, Hillsboro Beach’s 3.2 miles of oceanfront includes an exclusive stretch called “Hillsboro Mile” or “Millionaires Mile.” Some of the most spectacular homes can be seen in this area of Broward County. As one of the most exclusive destinations, “Hillsboro Mile” is situated along a small peninsula bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway. Lavish living on this coastal front is highly regarded and sought after. It is internationally renowned and comprised of some of the most beautiful homes in all of Southern Florida. Named after English Royalty, the Earl of Hillsborough, there were periods of time throughout history where possession of Florida alternated between English and Spanish ownership. This influence gave rise to the grand architecture that is prevalent throughout the city. You cannot deny the grandeur that Hillsboro Beach is famous for. It is also known for its pristine beaches, world-renowned dining, high-end shopping and world-class yachting. And with a population of just over two-thousand, Hillsboro beach provides a refined intimacy that makes it so appealing to buyers from all over the world. It may be a small town tucked out of the hustle and bustle of the big city, but it is perfectly located between Palm Beach and Fort Lauderdale where you can access all you want and more. Hillsboro Beach affords all a lifestyle that is modest, yet posh. Fabulous communities such as the Hillsboro Beach Club and the Ocean Grande Beach are testament to Hillsboro’s quiet sophistication.
It is here that residents of the 2.49 square mile community enjoy a relaxed and enjoyable lifestyle. With few remaining lots as more than 95 per cent of the town is developed, Lighthouse Point is made up primarily of single family homes situated on quaint streets full of character. Located in the heart of this small seaside community of 12,000 is the Lighthouse Point Marina, a full-service marina that is minutes from the Hillsboro Inlet and that has been family owned and operated for the past 40 years. The Lighthouse Point Yacht & Racquet Club is also a highly regarded among yachtsman and boating enthusiasts alike. Renowned and esteemed for its boating, tennis and outdoor recreation, the Lighthouse Point Yacht & Racquet Club offers extensive sporting amenities and opportunities to share among friends and family. Ideally located from the Intracoastal Waterway, the Hillsboro Inlet and the Atlantic Ocean, the club is a mecca for all. With 18 miles of waterways, 13 miles of paths and 20 acres of parks, Lighthouse Point maintains its small, home-town atmosphere that is home to a plethora of beautiful properties. It is very scenic in nature, a true gem that is tucked away. Within Lighthouse Pointe you will find real estate in neighborhood communities such as Tillotson Square and in the waterfront communities of Lake Placid and Coral Key that offer its residents a superb way of life.
Ocean Ridge is now an exclusive, coastal community town in the Gold Coast located along legendary Ocean Boulevard (A1A) that lies north of Briny Breezes, east of Boynton Beach and south of Palm Beach. It is clear when you visit Ocean Ridge that the town is dedicated to creating and maintaining a beautifully landscaped, diverse seaside community that takes pride in its natural beauty and in its community. The homes in the area reflect this as well. With the Atlantic Ocean as its backdrop, Ocean Ridge appeals to those looking to take advantage of its charm and luxurious real estate. From oceanfront mansions to intracoastal treasures, Ocean Ridge will delight even the fussiest buyer. The tranquility it offers is refreshing and its demeanor understated. Just a quick jaunt down A1A to Delray Beach or Boynton Beach where you can find anything from quaint galleries and boutiques to big box stores, Ocean Ridge maintains a quiet, refined lifestyle that appeals to the masses. Living in Ocean Ridge will entice you with its picturesque scenery and its calm ocean breezes. If you are looking for a distinguished, beach lifestyle then look no further – You have reached your destination! Ocean Ridge a hidden jewel of waterfront living, one of the Gold Coast’s best kept secrets.
Talking to a local mortgage professional is the first and most important step as you navigate the home buying process. Knowing whether you will qualify for a loan and how much you will be able to borrow is paramount before you even begin looking at homes. Turn to your realtor for recommendations for lenders or consult your local bank where you have a trusted relationship. Getting a mortgage in today’s market can be consuming so having a pre-approval in place to submit when the times comes to make an offer is critical. Preparation will be the key to your success if financing is how you intend to purchase a home.
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