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Wed Dec 2, 2015
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Sat Nov 28, 2015
Susan J Penn, PA,SFR,CDPE answered:
Weston Hills Country Club has tennis courts, you have to be a member of Weston Hills Country Club to use their tennis courts. Emerald Estates Park has tennis courts. Midtown Athletic Club also has tennis courts although you nee to be a member of the club. All of these areas have Cypress Bay High School. Let me know if I can help you? Susan Penn PA, EWM Realtor 954-557-5993, www.susanpenn.com ... more
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Mon May 19, 2014
Carolina Hernandez answered:
Hi Anita,

You will not find a bigger fan than Weston than I. As such, I always recommend Weston.

But I have found this has given other communities an unfair, indirect label as if they are "not as good".

You mentioned Pembroke Pines. Pembroke Pines for example in an internationally based magazine (the name escapes me at the moment) was ranked one of the best communities to raise a family anywhere in the world!

But why not Weston?

The point of view was that Pembroke Pines gives you all that Weston does (their schools are excellent as well), but is much more affordable.

And I could find supporting data for many other communities as well.

For example, Weston's schools are all rated A- and above, all of them, but none appeared on America's top 1000. But many schools in Coral Gables (within Miami Greater Area) were!

In other words, I still will recommend Weston, but if your personal, subjective opinion tells you that Weston isn''t for you (I know a lot of people who live in Coral Gables that don't like Weston's 'too perfect' look and feel for example), you are in luck because South Florida in general is a wonderful, beautiful place to raise a family.

Aside from some exceptions, as exist in all cities, South Florida is all about varying degrees of good-amazing, and very, very few below that.

My advice is browse around, be objective and then subjective.

Good luck!
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Thu May 1, 2014
Alex Montelongo Real Estate Group answered:
I know that his is an old post but I am responding basically as an update to the market in 2014. Short sales count for less than 5% of the inventory nowadays. Thank goodness that era is nearly over. Appreciation her ein California last year was nearly 30% in some areas. We are finally headed to a healthy real estate market. ... more
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Sun Aug 22, 2010
Ligia Guzman Chacon,AHWD®,SFR answered:
Hi Matt,

Did you find a house in Weston? If not, contact me at lgcrealtor7@gmail.com. I will be more than happy to help you out. There are a couple of great houses in Weston Hills at amazing prices. Hope to hear from you soon. ... more
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