Thought For The Week Posts

Thought for the Week of 5/23/2017

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Thought of the Week

A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers.
– Plato


Interesting Sale of the Week

Courtesy of Vizzda.com

Coral Town Plaza (Land)

Property Description:

6.91 acres or 301,000 SF of land planned for a retail shopping center. A 4.67 acre tract is planned for the development of Wal-Mart Store #3935 with a footprint of not less than 41,952 SF. A 2.24 acre tract is planned for three additional retail buildings totaling 15,340 SF. 275 total parking spaces (parking ratio of 4.8). Wal-Mart lease has a 20-year initial term.

Details:

  • Size:  6.91 Acres
  • Sale Date: 5/18/2017
  • Sale Price: $4,514,994
  • Price per Unit: $653,399/ AC
  • Property Type: Retail Land

Website of the Week

A little shameless self-promotion this week.  We got a new “toy” at the office and took it up for take some video and aerial photography.  Check out our website for our first attempt at using the drone to showcase property.

135 Ocean Boulevard Drone Video & 360 Views

Thought for the Week of 5/16/2017

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Thought of the Week

The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls.
– Pablo Picasso


Interesting Sale of the Week

Courtesy of Vizzda.com

Florida City Retail Land

Property Description:

1.13 acres (49,344 SF) commercial land zoned C-2. SF per appraiser.  Sold to a LLC with Hospitality in the name.

Details:

  • Size:  49,344 SF
  • Sale Date: 5/8/2017
  • Sale Price: $526,100
  • Price per Unit: $11 / SF
  • Property Type: Retail

Website of the Week

Autohotkey.com – Simple Scripting Language for Windows PC’s

Autohotkey

Sample Hotkey’s Courtesy of Dixon Commercial Real Estate
Download from our Dropbox

How to use these hotkeys:

  1. Install Autohotkey.
  2. Run the Folio Info AHK file.
  3. Highlight a folio number (with or with dashes) and press either “Windows Key + P” for the Property Appraiser Information or “Windows Key + T” for the Tax Collectors History for the selected folio numbers.
  4. Try it with this folio for an example 01-4114-005-0010.

Thought for the Week of 5/8/2017

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Thought of the Week

A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.

— Steve Martin


Interesting Sale of the Week

Courtesy of Vizzda.com

1214 Alton Rd

Property Description:

2-unit apartments. 7,863 SF in one 2-story building built 1956 on 0.17 acre zoned CD-1. SF per appraiser.

Details:

  • Size:  7,863 SF
  • Units: 12
  • Sale Date: 5/3/2017
  • Sale Price: $3,500,000
  • Price per Unit: $291,666 / Unit
  • Property Type: Multi-Family Apts

Website of the Week

The Plantain – It’s like the infamous “The Onion” Website but for Miami News

Read The Plantain

Thought for the Week of 4/21/2017

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Thought of the Week

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
— Theodore Roosevelt


Interesting Sale of the Week

Courtesy of Vizzda.com

1801 Ponce De Leon Blvd

Property Description:

2,275 SF office. One 1-story multi-tenant building built in 1924 on a 2,500 SF lot zoned CB. SF per appraiser.

Details:

  • Size:  2,275 SF
  • Sale Date: 4/10/2017
  • Sale Price: $1,315,000
  • Price per SF: $578 / SF
  • Property Type: Office

Website of the Week

Grammarly makes sure everything you type
is easy to read, effective, and mistake-free.

https://www.grammarly.com/

Thought of the Week – 4-10-2017

Thought of the Week for 4/10/2017.

Thought of the Week – 4-6-2017

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Thought of the Week – 3-28-2017

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Does anyone know where Miami’s distrust of Mickey Mouse came from?

 


Thought of the Week

“Friendship … is born at the moment when one man says to another “What! You too? I thought that no one but myself . . .”

– C.S. Lewis, The Four Loves


Sale Highlight of the Week

13105 Biscayne Blvd (Former “Woody’s Sandwiches”) (Land)

Property Description:

0.46 acre (20,000 SF) commercial land zoned C-2BE. Freestanding restaurant seen on map likely demolished, no improved SF per appraiser.  Bought by Flannigan’s which has an existing restaurant 2 lots to the north.

 

Details:

  • Size:  0.46 Acres
  • Sale Date: 3/27/2017
  • Sale Price: $2,475,000
  • Price per SF: $123.75 / SF
  • Property Type: Retail

Thought of the Week – 2-1-2017

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Thought of the Week

“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.”

– Charles R. Swindoll


Sale Highlight of the Week

Flagler Station Phase III – Building #9

Property Description:

330,000 SF Distribution Facility. One building built in 2016 on 18.59 acres zoned IU-1. 32′ clear heights, 120 loading positions with parking for an additional 104 trailers. Build-to-suit for Pricesmart. Property details per press release

 

Details:

  • Size:  330,000 SF
  • Sale Date: 1/30/2017
  • Sale Price: $45,558,462
  • Price per SF: $138.06
  • Property Type: Industrial

Thought of the Week – 01-20-2017

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Thought of the Week

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.”

– Francis of Assisi


Sale Highlight of the Week

Doral Park Plaza

Property Description:

128,255 community center. Eight single-story buildings built 1987-1994 on 12.04 acres zoned CC. Includes anchor, inline, gas station, and 2 bank pads. Anchored by “Publix”. SF per appraiser.

 

Details:

  • Size:  128.255 SF
  • Sale Date: 1/12/2017
  • Sale Price: $71,530,000
  • Price per SF: $557.72
  • Property Type: Retail

Thought of the Week – 01-09-2017

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Thought of the Week

“Do not take life too seriously.  You will never get out of it alive.”

– Elbert Hubbard


Sale Highlight of the Week

 

Property Description:

10-unit apartment complex. 6,624 SF in two single-story buildings built 1953 on 0.5 acres zoned T5-R. SF per appraiser.

 

Details:

  • Size:  21,780
  • Sale Date: 1/5/2017
  • Sale Price: $1,435,000
  • Price per Unit: $143,500
  • Price per SF Land:  $67/SF
  • Property Type: Apartments / Apartment Land

Comments: I live nearby and there is no way this was bought for the existing building’s value.