Mizner Residential Realty's Delray Beach Real Estate Blog

As the Florida summer heats up in earnest, more and more locals find themselves heading to happy hour, where they can grab a quick drink or two and stay cool in the early evening—and also get a bite to eat. Delray Beach’s great restaurants and clubs offer some amazing happy hour deals for whatever your taste is; whether you’re looking for great Mexican food to chase a margarita or two, Asian-infused drinks to pair perfectly with sushi or dim sum, the classic steakhouse experience or more, there is a location in Delray Beach to get your fix.

Featuring arguably the very best view in Delray Beach, Buddha Sky Bar makes happy hour interesting; Asian-infused cocktails like the bar’s sake-tinis pair beautifully with a varied and exciting menu that

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If you’re looking for something to do on a Saturday morning, the Delray Beach GreenMarket is always an excellent choice. The summer market has recently opened as of June 20th, running through September 26th from 9 am to 12 noon.

For residents of Delray Beach as well as the surrounding areas, the GreenMarket has been a draw since its conception and opening in 1996. During “season,” the market boasts over 65 vendors featuring products from the area ranging from farm-to-fork fresh produce locally sourced to artisanal breads, cheeses, and more. In addition to the opportunity to support local growers and small businesses, the GreenMarket always features great live musical entertainment.

While the summer months are typically fairly slow for Florida’s

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The city of Delray Beach has become more and more popular as a destination for fine dining and quality nightlife. The downtown area along Atlantic Avenue in particular has been a major draw for years—and it is only becoming more popular as development continues. As a result of the growing popularity of the area, the city has announced new development—both public and private—to enhance the already-standing charm and beauty of the city.

 

 Among the publicly funded projects announced by the City of Delray Beach, there are ongoing efforts to beautify landmarks and historic sites in the downtown area. The City will be adding brick sidewalks to Artist’s Alley, enhancing Cannery Row Park with a new entrance, and renovating Merritt Park, upgrading the

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Summer can be a trying time for parents and kids alike. While relaxation and time away from the rigid schedule of classes is a child’s delight, it can leave parents frantic with the need to entertain them through the break. One option that’s available to parents in the Delray Beach area is the Delray Beach Public Library—which offers a number of summer programs to encourage continued learning and to entertain kids.

 Delray Beach Public Library

The Delray Beach Public Library is conveniently located on Atlantic Avenue, in the heart of Delray Beach, Florida; the Ladies Improvement Association founded the library in 1913. The library’s mission is “to foster the love of reading, to encourage lifelong learning and to provide a comprehensive range of library materials, programs and

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The new homes in Royal Palm Polo are great news for luxury real estate buyers in Boca Raton!

royal palm polo homes for sale

Currently under construction on the old Polo grounds in Boca Raton, the community is currently the only gated new housing development available in the city!

The Royal Palm Polo homes for sale range in price from $1.5 million to nearly $2 million for their range of larger, estate-style homes. They feature fantastic luxury features and only top of the line appliances from revered brands like Sub-Zero and Wolf. The stunning and centrally located clubhouse is a private, members-only retreat that is always well staffed. The local getaway boasts a larger, resort-style swimming pool, 6 tennis courts and a generous fitness center.

The beautiful homes range in

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new homes delray beach flBuying a brand new home in the Delray Beach or Boca Raton area isn’t strictly the domain of the super-rich anymore. Tuscany in Delray Beach has arrived as a viable and ultra-popular alternative!

Construction of the new development is set to begin in late 2015 but you’ll have a hard time getting your hands on one of the available lots. Demand for these properties is so high that purchasing rights are put up for grabs via a lottery format. The last batch of 53 homes sold out in just a few hours at the last lottery in September.

GL Homes Strikes Again

Tuscany has been developed by infamous Palm Beach County developer GL Homes, known for luxury estates developments such as the Bridges and its sister development Seven Bridges. Going a different

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new construction delray beach flThere is just something about owning something new that has never been touched by another soul that is very appealing to people. Be it the smell of a brand new car, the crackle of the cellophane as you unwrap your latest electronic gadget or the crispness of a new shirt, people treasure newness. The same is true for the purchase of a new home in Delray Beach but with some very solid reasons behind it.

With the housing market heating up and plenty of new construction in Delray Beach being developed, it's a great time to look into a new home! Here are 10 reasons you should buy a new home over a resale!

10 - Avoid the “What If” Factor.

No matter how carefully you have a resale home inspected, you’ll always have that lingering feeling of “what if”.

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the bridges homes for saleLast week we had a look at the new homes in Seven Bridges; this week we thought we’d take a closer look at the originator and innovator for a new style of new construction in Delray Beach developments.

The Bridges community positioned on the border between Delray Beach and Boca Raton sold nearly 500 of its total 591 units within the first two years of its existence. Amazingly, there are very few new construction properties available, mainly resales only are available!

Feeding an Insatiable Appetite

homes for sale in the bridgesThe speed in which these homes have sold along with the forthcoming extension in Seven Bridges are real proof of Florida’s demand for this style of country club living, sans golf. Residents love living the lifestyle without the large monthly price-tag

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seven bridges, delray beachIn response to South Florida’s insatiable demand for luxury property, the Seven Bridges homes development is set to make a splash near you!

Building on the success the Bridges luxury homes development just outside of Delray Beach and Boca Raton, real estate developer GL Homes hopes to continue this success with Seven Bridges! The brand new housing development is set to be constructed upon the 412-acre site right across Lyons Road to the west of the Bridges.

GL hopes to build on its past successes in more ways than one. The new development is set to feature a similar style and price range of homes to the Bridges, between $633,900 to $1,692,000, with a real focus on creating a resort-style paradise that residents can call home.

It all begins

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Change is coming to downtown Delray Beach.

atlantic crossing delray beach floridaThe planned demolition of the former Delray Beach Antiques Mall and Carrol Financial Centre this coming April marks the start of a $200-million dollar project set to change the face of downtown Delray…for the better!

After nearly a decade of planning, the large Atlantic Crossing project is on track to revitalize an area of downtown Delray Beach that many local residents regard as a “dead zone”. The new mixed-use office, retail and residential space is set to be constructed on nine acres between East Atlantic Avenue and NE 1st street, overlooking Veterans Park and the Intracoastal Waterway.

Redefine the Way You Think Downtown Delray Beach!

The 9-acre development is slated to include a stunning 76,000

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