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Hello Key Biscayne!

This week, something for your maid and another thing about the Rickenbacker which is sure to please almost no one.

L'Esplenade garage Key BiscayneOur extensive strip-mall parking lots have beautiful views.

Those two brief things and we’ll be out of your hair.


B-Line Most of you reading this have never seen the inside of a county bus, but if you live on the west side of the island and you have a maid, and you don’t pay her enough for her to have her own car, this one’s for you.

Miami-Dade is planning on eliminating the bus route that goes down Harbor Drive starting early next year as part of an effort to make the bus system more efficient. This will affect hundreds, if not thousands of west-side maids on their way to your west-side house. Make sure to plan accordingly. 🚌

(Miami-Dade County)

Anti-climax After some meetings here and there about the future redevelopment of the Rickenbacker Causeway, the County has come up with its decision. The Village came out strongly to ask the County to scrap the RFP process and the County said, β€˜mmm, not so sure about that.’

In a bid to defuse tensions without actually making anyone very happy, the County voted to just push back the RFP deadline from November to March of next year. ⏳

(Islander News)


Around Town

  • All weekend long
  • πŸŽ‰ Like a spring break but for cops (All over the island)
  • Saturday, 11/13
  • πŸƒβ€β™‚οΈ Think you're quick? (Bill Baggs)

Last week's sales

Location SQFT Rooms Prev Price
KC I 923 1653 2/2 '12 $753k $1.265m
Towers B505 1409 2/2 '17 $795k $995k
OC OT I 808 3011 3/4.5 '02 $785k $3.15m
524 Ridgewood 3786 5/4 '14 $1.95m $3.32m
30 Island Dr 3161 4/4.5 '04 2.70m $8.25m
OC CT II 1205 2100 2/2.5 '12 $1.75m $2.3m
CC West 1211 1260 2/2 '12 $550k $860k
Sands 2B 1772 3/3 '17 $1.23m $1.725m
CC South 1000 1930 3/2.5 '05 $1.4m $1.9m
201 Buttonwood 4437 5/6 '14 $1.75m 4.275m
OC CT I 1805 2100 2/2 '01 $835k $2.2m

Get goin', will ya?

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Nothing to laugh at this week. Maybe next time. πŸ‘‹

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