Why Bal Harbor is a great area to buy a condo

I am not one to lie about likes and dislikes. I love the beach. Even more I would love to spend a bit more time there; I hear it is good for the skin, Vitamin D. An unusual way to start an article you might think. The actual reason for this is the fuzz that has been in the blogs, tabloids and the magazines these days about the extent at which the market for real estate in south of Florida is buzzing, particularly the south. Chances are you have been hit by this wave of speculations too and would die to have a condo yourself. “Speculation” however is not a word you want to have in your portfolio while you look for the next destination for your hard earned money. Chances are you are looking for better reason to convince yourself on this somewhat enticing venture. This article will look at the why the Bal Harbour real estate is a great place to get yourself a condo, maybe call it home during the coming summer. Regardless of the unbelievable price tags they have down there, betraying your pocket and probably mocking your paycheck indirectly, just read the article. I have a few surprises for you. Let us zero down to one place in particular, Bal Harbour.

Putting Bal Harbour on your map

The area in question is in the states of Florida which obviously by now you are aware of. To put it into more perspective, the Bal Harbour is in the county of Miami-Dade and was incorporated in 1946, a little after the second world war. The government down there is what is called the council-manager type where you have a mayor in charge of it all, a village manager and an village clerk. The area it occupies is approximately 0.6 square miles (that’s about 1.6 km2) which means that there is quite enough space for people looking to settle especially in places in Majestic Bal Harbour, Kenilworth Bal HarbourBellini Bal Harbour.  Talking about people the population is about 3305 as per the latest survey. That’s all you need to know for now might you decide to take a trip down there.

Getting down to business: basics to consider

The article heading is why this place is great to buy a condo right now. The recent new developments in Bal Harbour are truly spectacular such as Oceana Bal Harbour, St Regis Bal Harbour, ONE Bal Habour, Surf Club Four Seasons, Fendi Chateau . This article will look at the potential that the area possesses before convincing you to buy a condo down here. Its all about getting the facts right and then getting to a decision at the end of it all. The article will look a couple of aspects: social and economic aspect and the potential they hold to your investment for a condo in this area. Let’s begin.

The social aspect and potential

  • The population of this area is a very low, 3305 to be precise. This is a magic number for a metropolitan urban centre. While the rest of the cities in the country are fighting with overpopulation and lack of enough amenities to serve the people in it, Bal harbor here boast of a manageable population. You can agree that however you are in a subway or a bus during rush hour you wish for a quiet to get home.You have a wide range of options to get to your workplace here. There is the bus, bikes or you could use your vehicle with the good roads that are in the area. Even more convincing about this place is the average commute time. It stands at 26 minutes according to the survey done for this study. This means that you could be in your workplace in half an hour. The cool serene environment even makes the transit more peaceful and enjoyable. If you are here on holiday then moving around is just all fun and smiles. You can visit close by neighborhood and spent day at Acqualina Residences Miami resort and spa. The fact that this is an area with low population, social amenities are just enough for everyone. The infrastructure here is great with the local government launching projects everywhere. This should be enough to convince you to move down here and get a condo for yourself. If you want a condo for yourself for the holiday then this is your playground.


  • The whole real estate industry is moving down here and putting up apartment building at a pace that signifies a lot of promise in the future. If you don’t believe me just Google ‘‘luxury condos in Bal Harbour’’ and see for yourself. The intoxicating beauty of the beach, the sun and the air here is just good enough to entice you to take your money and run down here. There is everything you need to live a luxurious life here. For oceanfront luxury lifestyle you should consider luxury towers like Acqualina Miami, Estates at Acqualina, Acqualina Mansions, Chateau Beach Residences, Ritz-Carlton Sunny Isles, Armani Residences . From shopping malls to resorts, nightclubs, spas, pools clubhouses. If 3 golf courses and tennis courses by the ocean don’t convince I don’t know what will.
  • Social amenities at Turnberry Ocean Club
  • Transport
  • Population and all that come with it