Bay Harbor Islands Condos

Bay Harbor Islands Condos

The town of Bay Harbor Islands is made up of two separate islands in Biscayne Bay. It is connected to North Miami to the west via the Broad Causeway and to Bal Harbour and Miami Beach to the east via Kane Concourse/96th Street. This town of around 5,100 residents is noted for its luxury homes, condos and apartments, many of which overlook the bay. The two islands offer a quiet, exclusive atmosphere, while still just a short drive away from big city shopping, sports, cultural events and health care.

Shopping and Dining

Those looking for Bay Harbor Islands, Florida real estate for sale will find a small, but interesting collection of shops and restaurants, virtually all of which are located on the east island. Among the favorite local shops are Eva Danielle for clothing and accessories, as well as KarynInn Gallery for fine art and antiques. Bay Harbor Islands is also just a short jaunt away from the exclusive Bal Harbour Shops in Bal Harbour.

Bay Harbor Islands offers a variety of eateries, with everything including Asian, Italian and American. Favorites include The Palm Restaurant for steaks, Asia Bay for Thai food and Bettos Ristorante for Italian.

Parks and Recreation

One of the nicest things about living in Bay Harbor Islands, as well as something to keep in mind when looking for real estate there, is the close proximity of beautiful Biscayne Bay, the Atlantic Ocean and a variety of nearby parks and green spaces.

The City of Bay Harbor Islands owns and operates two parks which include tennis courts and the well-equipped Tot Lot playground. Bay Harbor Islands, Florida real estate for sale is just minutes away from arguably some of the best beaches and parks in the world.

Bay Harbor Islands golf enthusiasts will find dozens of golf courses in the greater Miami area. Although there are no courses directly in Bay Harbor Islands, there are several nearby, including the private course at the prestigious Indian Creek Country Club, located just south in the village ofIndian Creek. Another nearby golfing option, which is open to the public, is the Turnberry Golf Course, located in the town of Aventura.

Living

Bay Harbor Islands, Florida real estate varies widely. You'll find one-bedroom condo units, single-family ranch-style homes, luxury waterfront condos and lavish, multi-million dollar estates. Some of the most interesting properties are the Florida-style homes that date back to the first island development in the 1940s and 1950s.

Each of the two islands that make up the city has its own distinct atmosphere. The west island consists almost entirely of single family dwellings while the east island is home to the city's business and shopping district, in addition to a collection of luxury condo and apartment buildings.

Schools, Health, Transportation

School-age children who live on Bay Harbor Islands attend Miami-Dade County Public Schools. There is one public school on the island, Ruth K Broad Bay Harbor Elementary School, which serves grades K-8. The district's middle and high school are located on the mainland. The city of Miami, just a short drive away, is home to a variety of private schools, including several Catholic schools, Miami Country Day School and Westminster Christian School.

South Florida offers a number of colleges and universities. Among these are: Barry University, a private Catholic college in nearby North Miami, Miami-Dade College and Biscayne Bay Campus, which is a branch of Florida International University.

South Florida offers a number of excellent hospitals and acute care facilities. These include Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, North Shore Medical Center in Miami and Aventura Hospital & Medical Center in Aventura.

Since the town of Bay Harbor Islands is less than 1/2-square mile in area, getting around is easy. For trips out of town, North Miami, Aventura and the city of Miami are just across the Broad Causeway to the west. Bal Harbour and Miami Beach are just across the Kane Concourse to the east. The city also operates a mini-shuttle that runs Monday through Friday connecting the town with SurfsideAventura and North Miami.

Bay Harbor Islands is a short drive to Miami International Airport. This 3,230-acre facility handles more than 39 million passengers annually and offers non-stop flights to 133 domestic and international destinations.

NEW CONSTRUCTION CONDOS

AKUA - AKUA is a new project of 8–story condominium with 30 residential units, which is under construction on West Bay Harbor Drive in Bay Harbor Islands, an exclusive residential enclave located nearby famous Bal Harbor.

BAY HARBOR ONE - Bay Harbor One is a new 8-story project, located on 100th St. in Bay Harbor Islands, which includes 36 luxury apartments. 

BAY VIEW 102 - Bay View 102 is a new 8-story condominium with 42 residences being under construction on the 102nd Street in the prestigious Bay Harbor Islands.

ESPLENDOR BAY HOTEL - Esplendor Bay Hotel is a new hotel-condo project under construction in the prestigious area of Miami Beach Bay-Harbor Islands.

KAI AT BAY HARBOR - Kai at Bay Harbor is a new pre-construction project in Bay Harbor Islands located at 9940 W Bay Harbor Drive.

O RESIDENCES - The O Residences is a new pre-construction waterfront residential project, planned to be built at 9821 East Bay Harbor Drive in Bay Harbor Islands.

ONE BY TROSS - One by Tross Bay Harbor Islands is a luxury boutique condominium located in the heart of Bay Harbor Islands that is scheduled to open in September 2017.

 

EXISTING CONDOS

BLAIR HOUSE - The Blair House is a 7-story building located on the waterfront in desirable Bay Harbor Islands, FL.

ISLAND MANOR CONDO - Island Manor Condo is a 7-story building located on the waterfront in desirable Bay Harbor Islands, FL.

ISLAND POINTE - Island Pointe is a delightful 13-story high-rise condominium building located on the waterfront in desirable Bay Harbor Islands, FL.

LONDON TOWERS - The London Towers is a 7-story building conveniently located in Bay Harbor Islands.

TEN THOUSAND PLAZA - The Ten Thousand Plaza is a 6-story building located in Bay Harbor Islands.

Contact Information

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Prestige Properties Team
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www.homeinsouthflorida.com
954-862-2645


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