Florida Is a Lucrative Market for Foreign Luxury Buyers

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Florida is known for being one of the top states receiving interest from foreign buyers due to its advantageous geographical location and unmatched climatic characteristics. Approximately 21 percent of U.S. sales in Florida can be attributed to foreign buyers, post-recession. One of the most sought after areas in the state is Palm Beach. Initially, some […]

Spend the Holidays in the Perfect Home

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Conjured visions of the holidays include being surrounded by those we love, the smell of delicious food, and in Florida, the perfect cool temperature. In the properties that Jack Elkins have listed, you won’t find snow or cold winds that can be felt at the core of your bones, but breathtaking waterfront views and pleasant […]

The Palm Beach local market shows increase in year-over-year study

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The entire South Florida market has shown promise in its rebound from the housing collapse of last decade, and Palm Beach County has once again proven to be on the upswing based on recent statistics. The Realtors® Association of the Palm Beaches (which is the 6th largest local association in the country and represents over […]

Meet the world’s fastest SUV: the Bentley Bentayga

When you think of going from zero to 60 miles in 4 seconds, a vehicle suitable for the entire family wouldn’t likely come to mind. Bentley’s newest offering, the aptly named Bentayga, has set out to change that. Wolfgang Dürheimer, Chairman and Chief Executive of Bentley Motors, speaks highly of his vehicle: “Bentayga is the […]

The Nest thermostat offers a warm welcome every time

Say goodbye to your old thermostat, and say hello to the future of temperature control. That’s right, we’re talking about the Nest thermostat system. Working concurrently with many luxury home products -such as the August lock system– the Nest truly ensures that you receive a warm, energy-saving welcome each time you step into a room. […]

Establishing a Florida domicile holds many benefits

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Along with Florida’s many aesthetic and geographic benefits lies the monetary value in establishing Florida as your legal place of residence. Each year, more and more individuals consider making the Sunshine State their primary home; a testament to the quality of perks available under state regulations. Two of the main benefits available to those in […]

Florida home prices to rise upwards of 5% in the next year

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As home prices across the nation are projected to rise by over 3 percent in the next 12 months, the state of Florida is expected to demonstrate an even greater increase. According to the August 2015 Realtors® Confidence Index Survey, Florida properties are set to rise between 5 and 6 percent over the next calendar […]

Manalapan’s EAU Palm Beach Resort named #1 in Florida

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  Condé Nast Traveler recently published an article titled “Top 25 Resorts in Florida (Atlantic & the Keys): Readers’ Choice Awards 2015,” which featured EAU Palm Beach Resort and Spa as the number one resort in Florida. About the resort EAU Palm Beach offers upscale accommodations that attract everyone from Hollywood stars to globally renowned […]

Palm Beach Winter Open Festival

Suspended in A Dream is this year’s name for the Palm Beach Winter Open community festival that celebrates the start of the winter season, which in South Florida means much welcome milder temperatures and cooler nights. The purpose of this new initiative is to promote community involvement, goodwill, and fun times throughout Palm Beach County. […]

Florida’s rebounding housing market ranks highest in the nation

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The state of Florida has seen tremendous growth since the financial crisis of 2008, most notably in the real estate housing section of its economy. The Sunshine State, which has since outpaced the other 49 sectors, continues to rebound faster than many had anticipated. The positive economic markers indicate that now is the prime time […]