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Do You Have Real (Estate) Questions? Ask A Realtor

In my latest social outreach program, I set out to answer all of your pressing real estate related questions. Launched today on my social channels and my website, Ask a Realtor aims to bring local expertise to any  questions you might want answered by a professional with over 14 years in the industry. Is now a good time to sell? What home improvements will really increase the value of my home? When is the best time of year to list my home? Is it a [...]

Jill Penman Selected in the 2017 Who’s Who in Residential Real Estate

On the heals of the Real Deal Power Rankings placing Jill in the top 30 Miami-Dade Agents, Jill has been recognized again, this time by Miami Agent Magazine. The Jill Penman Group is proud to announce Jill's inclusion in the 2017 Who's Who in Miami Residential Real Estate.  While these are great accomplishments individually, Jill is most proud of the results that matter most to her clients; high sales-to-list price percentage, low days on the market, and a great client experience.  Read more about these [...]

Jill Penman Rankes Among The Real Deal’s Power Rankings Top 30 in Miami-Dade

The 2017 South Florida Spring Edition of The Real Deal is out and so are the 2016 residential realtor Power Rankings. I am beyond excited to be part of this group of market makers and market leaders. Every Realtor on this list brings a unique set of skills and value to the South Florida. You can read the article here: https://therealdeal.com/miami/2017/03/14/residentials-rough-ride/ The article talks of tough times for residential realtors mainly sighting a slow down in the market and massive price reductions. It is true [...]

The Jill Penman Group expands and welcomes Estate Agent Francisco Bird

Group Lead, Jill Penman continues to focus on the power of teams in Real Estate today. The Jill Penman Group is pleased to announce the Francisco Bird. He joins an established team of real estate professionals including estate agents, Ana Gonzalez, Shanut Anaut, Kristy Martinez, marketing specialist, Vanessa Guzman and Jill’s hand-picked and specialized marketing and support partners. The group welcomes Francisco as they continue to expand their depth of skills and networks. "Francisco is always striving to be a better agent for his clients. [...]

Coconut Grove Welcomes Another Boutique Condo Project – The Arbor

Another new Grove kid on the block and it is called the Arbor!  As reported in The Real Deal: Coconut Grove is about to get a new luxury, boutique condo building and we think it looks pretty cool! As a Top Producer in the Grove, I am excited about the new project so call me today if you have interest as this is bound to sell successfully due to location and affordable price points.  I am stoked about the new 52 unit, 5-story modern building located right behind Coco Walk [...]

Coconut Grove Waterfront Update – Part 2

This is the second post in my three part series on the revival of the Coconut Grove waterfront. I started with a general update on the initial waterfront plan and the parks and public spaces in Part 1.  Today I will update you on some of the devlopments happening in  the private sector and how condos and retail are influencing the waterfront's revival. As I noted in the last post, The Coconut Grove Waterfront and Spoil Islands Master Plan called for an estimated 170 million [...]

Coconut Grove Waterfront Update – Part 1

Sometimes change goes unnoticed or we read news only of plans and don't see enough action for years. Such was the case with the Coconut Grove waterfront plan. The RFP initially was drafted in 2014, and released in 2005 for a master plan for the Grove waterfront. This led to the final plan presented and approved in 2008. Dubbed the "Coconut Grove Waterfront and Spoil Islands Master Plan" it was a comprehensive plan on on how to best improve the waterfront strategically and with vision [...]

The Benefits of Center Coconut Grove Living

Photo Credit - Golden Dusk Photography  - www.goldenduskphotography.com  I have been selling property in Center and near North Coconut Grove since I started in real estate. I was a young mom with my first child at the time and the appeal of the neighborhood was obvious to me so I started to focus and farm this area at my sweet spot. I also had fallen in love with Coconut Grove and purchased my own home with my native husband so the natural inclination to sell in [...]

Does supply and and demand always apply to property sales timeframe?

Not when you have a highly desirable property! With the supply of property inventory for sale increasing and a slow down on buyer demand in the Miami market we are excited to have placed this Modern townhouse under contract in only 1 day with a cash contract! A property with broad appeal will always be in high demand will fetch top dollar in any market. This is different than a "unique" property. It is always dangerous logic when a seller has a unique property, even [...]

The Jill Penman Group expands with the addition of TWO South Florida Natives!

Group Lead, Jill Penman continues to focus on the power of teams in Real Estate today. The Jill Penman Group is pleased to announce the addition of Shanut Anaut and Kristy Martinez. They join an established team of real estate professionals including experienced agent, Ana Gonzalez, marketing specialist, Vanessa Guzman and Jill’s hand-picked and specialized marketing and support partners. The group welcomes local Miamians Shanut and Kristy as they continue to expand their reach into niche Miami Neighborhoods. Born in Coconut Grove and raised in [...]