Dora Puig knows luxury well. She has been selling high-end real estate in Miami since 1995, and before that, in a little town called Beverly Hills. To date, she has sold over $1 billion in luxury real estate, and established her own boutique Brokerage firm, PuigWerner Real Estate. In addition to selling, she sometimes consults on development projects, her opinion highly valued. Here, Puig tells us her opinions on where to eat, sleep and relax in her city.
Where were you born ?
How long in South florida:
South of Fifth on South Beach
Real Estate Broker
Best Sunday brunch:
Cecconi's at Soho Beach House
Best place for a power business meeting:
If you have out of town guests, which hotel would you recommend?
Favorite shopping venue/boutique:
Bal Harbour Shops
Best place to buy Jewelry/Watches:
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Spa
Best Gym/Athletic Facility:
Soho House (because it's quiet)
What is your formula for keeping your high-end and/or high profile clients happy?
Keep them updated on market information and get them into good deals.
What is your personal sales forecast for 2012?
In 2012 I sold $142 million total volume
What are your predictions for the local market in the next year?
The wave is going to continue and the luxury market in prime locations will get pricier.
If money was no concern, what is your favorite property for sale today?
Penthouse 702 at Ocean House