Wow! You have so many to choose from. As a resident what I love most about Miami is that many of the places you go have indoor/outdoor activities for families w/ children.
You have a wide range from the beautiful beaches and nature preserve in Key Biscayne to the African Safari and waterpark in West Palm Beach which is approximately 45 min - 1 hour outside of Miami.
Give me a call. I'll be happy to tell you about specific ones I frequent w/ my children.... more
I haven't heard of gifting clubs but there may be some kind of down payment assistance program. Start calling around to brokers and lenders and see what is availble. Gifts general have to come from a family member not a third pary organization.
God Luck... more
Residents in Aventura love to eat well which ensures that the restaurant scene is hopping most nights of the week. South Florida is teeming with varying cultures, and it shows in the abundance of culinary options. The Red Thai Room is a popular eatery among Oriental food lovers, as is P.F. Chang’s China Bistro. The Italian-inspired seafood at Fish 54 has received top ratings from internet reviewers. The Cheesecake Factory as well as 59th and Lex are always crowded with friends and family social gatherings. Bella Luna, in the Aventura Mall, has daily happy hour specials, including yummy free pizza slices.... more
It all depends on the area you are living in. But there is something for everyone as far as social scenes are concerned. If you are looking for a party area, then South Beach si a must but if you are looking for a more relaxing experience, you can always try the Coral Gables area. Coral Gables features many high-end restaurants that meet the taste for anyone.
You are also welcome to visit http://www.dienerproperties.com to see all the condos listed in Miami and the levels of inventory in the area various areas. These figures mirror what is going on within the region. You will find below the average price/Sq.Ft. for the various buildings within Brickell.
Or you can click on these links to view the Featured Areas:
Brickell Key: http://www.dienerproperties.com/brickell-key-condos.htm
Brickell Avenue: http://www.dienerproperties.com/brickell-avenue-condos.htm
Coral Gables: http://www.dienerproperties.com/coral_gables.htm
Coconut Grove: http://www.dienerproperties.com/coconut_grove.htm
Deering Bay: http://www.dienerproperties.com/deering_bay.htm