The past year has been a financial disaster for many, but that hasn’t stopped some of Miami-Dade’s luxury condos from selling at impressive prices. Here’s a rundown of the top eight selling luxury condos over the past six months in Miami-Dade County.
Continuum South Tower—Penthouse 1: $9,900,000 ($1,343 per square foot)
A magnificent South Beach oceanfront, three-level 7,374 square feet penthouse featuring 360 views, five bedrooms, and seven and a half bathrooms. The penthouse includes 13 foot ceilings (26 feet in the dining room), smart house touch panels integrated for high-end audio and video, automatic shades, four plasma TV’s, a private elevator, and walk-in closets. Building amenities included an exercise room, extra storage room, heated pool, additional pool, tennis grounds, spa, hot tub, and sauna. The home was listed for $14,950,000, but sold on May 15, 2009 for $9,900,000.
Apogee South Beach—Unit 1104: $6,000,000 ($1,444 per square foot)
This unit is located in one of Miami Beach’s most exclusive condo buildings south of Fifth Street. The four bedroom, five bath, 4,154-square-foot unit features an 11-foot deep terrace, open kitchen with gas stove and large island, a summer kitchen on the balcony, a midnight kitchen in the master bedrooms, private two car garage and views of the Bay, Fisher Island, Downtown, and Miami Beach. The unit was listed for $6,800,000 and sold on May 4, 2009 for $6,000,000.
Apogee South Beach—Unit 1201: $5,450,000 ($1,312 per square foot)
The unit features four bedrooms, three and a half bathrooms, and 4,154 square feet. The condo also includes grey limestone on terraces, 12-inch wide plans of French Oak Wood floors throughout the interior, black glass walls in entry foyer, interior mahogany doors, renovated kitchen with gas cook top, and an insulated media room with surround sound. The unit was originally listed for $5,750,000, but sold on July 23, 2009 for $5,450,000.
One Bal Harbour—Unite 2008: $5,200,000 ($987 per square foot)
A stunning four bedroom, four and a half bathroom unit measuring 5,266 square feet. The condo features 10 foot ceiling windows with panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean, Miami Beach, Downtown, and Haulover waterways. The building amenities include a private spa access by the master bedroom and all the luxuries of 24 hour room service. The condo was listed for $6,299,000 and sold on September 29, 2009 for $5,200,000.
Acqualina—Penthouse 4506: $4,999,000 ($779 per square foot)
This condo features five bedrooms and six bathrooms over 6,419 square feet. The penthouse includes the typical five-star hotel amenities including room service, housekeeping, and Il Mulino dining. There is a private pool for the unit with over 2,770 square feet of balcony space. The penthouse was listed for $7,900,000, but sold for $4,999,000 on August 2, 2009.
Ocean Tower 1—Unit 401: $4,600,000 ($851 per square foot)
This unit features four bedrooms and five and a half bathrooms. Measuring in at 5,403 square feet, the condo features a library, family room, formal living and dining rooms, and staff quarters. Marble floors and select Wenge wood are featured throughout the condo. The unit was originally listed for $5,490,000 but sold on June 9, 2009 for $4,600,000.
Apogee South Beach—Unit 1902: $4,300,000 ($1,387 per square foot)
This three bedroom, three and a half bathroom unit is spread over 3,103 square feet and features luxury Italian kitchen Miele appliances, gas cook top, and a summer kitchen on the terrace which includes an electric grill, fridge, and sink. The terraces of this unit are 11 foot deep and there are standard loft ceilings through the condo. The unit was originally listed for $4,975,000 and sold for $4,300,000 on September 30, 2009.
Oceanside at Fisher Island—Unit 7161: $3,950,000 ($998 per square foot)
This spectacular oceanfront unit features custom designs and furnishings by Kreiss, and the master bedroom has his and her marble closets. The unit has three bedrooms and four and a half baths. Originally listed for $4,500,000 this unit sold on June 1, 2009 for $3,950,000.