All Blog Entries by Lori Keroack

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Waterfront Communities 

Have you always dreamed of living on the water?  There are a lot of things to consider that you may not have thought of.  For instance, do you want to live on the intracoastal or a lake?  Is a gated community a must-have? Do you prefer a townhome, single family home, estate home or knock down so you can build your dream home? Waterfront communities in the Delray Beach area come in all shapes and sizes and each community offers a plethora of charm and amenities in their own unique way.  Here is a quick synopsis of the best waterfront communities in the Delray Beach area.   

Captains Walk

Tropic Isle is a luxurious community in Delray Beach that features custom built estates, single family homes, townhomes and condos.   Tropic Isle is

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High-rise-building

Photo by Juhasz Imre Perhaps you've always wanted to live in a high rise condo on the beach or intra-coastal so you can enjoy million-dollar panoramic views.  With all the new construction in Delray Beach, you might have heard that the maximum overall building height is 38 feet not exceeding three stories within the Atlantic Ave area.  Outside of the Atlantic Ave limited height area, the maximum overall building height is 54 feet not exceeding four stories.  The maximum overall building height is defined in the Delray Beach Land Development Regulations section 4.4.13.  If you're in the market for a condo with a scenic view, don't fret.  There are high rise condo buildings in Delray Beach that are grandfathered under previous building…
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CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

Many people are probably feeling like they are stuck in a rut because of self quarantine due to the Coronavirus.  Stay calm, and take it one day at a time.

We have some suggestions if you need help getting your creative juices flowing so you can stay busy while you are home.  Productive and fun tasks is a great way to fill a day at home.  Have you always dreamed of developing a new talent to enrich your life?  Do you want to form a closer bond with your family?  Maybe you just want to pamper yourself.  If you have extra time on your hands, it's a great time to learn a new language, calligraphy, dance or spend time with your family inside your home or outside in the open, fresh air.  Here are some ideas to make the most out

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    Assorted Vegetables

 

The Best Restaurants Near Linton & Federal

  In case you haven't noticed, Delray Beach is on fire right now.  The Village by the Sea is rapidly changing and the expansion is expected to continue throughout the decade.  In the downtown area, 2019 welcomed a new iPic Theater, The Wine Room Kitchen and Bar, and two new hotels - Aloft and Courtyard by Marriott.  Delray Marketplace, a food hall, and another hotel, The Ray, are currently under construction.  Atlantic Crossing which covers two city blocks on Atlantic Ave and Federal Hwy near the Intracoastal Waterway is under construction as well.  Atlantic Crossing is a mixed-use complex which includes office and retail space, for-sale condominiums and rental apartments.   The expansion…
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Delray Affair 

Cancelled

due to Coronavirus concerns

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April 3-5, 2020 

 #DelrayAffair2020

Excitement is already in the air for the next Delray Affair, the biggest street party in Delray Beach. This years event marks the 58th year for the largest arts & crafts festival in the southeast United States.  Save the dates on your calendar - the schedule is Friday & Saturday from 10 am - 6 pm and Sunday from 10 am - 5 pm.  Admission to Delray Affair is free and parking is available at the Delray Beach City Hall parking lot and both city parking garages for $5.  You can visit the exciting street party that spans 12

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Hatsume Fair at

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens

April 4th & 5th, 2020

Pink Origami Flower

 Photo by Miguel Á. Padriñán

Spring is near and that is cause for celebration at Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens.  Morikami's largest annual event, Hatsume Fair, is celebrating it's 41st year this year.  The grounds at Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens are transformed into a unique Japanese spring festival each year called Hatsume Fair.  From Japanese (hatsu) means very, extremely or combined with and (me) means bud, sprout, or shoot.  The Hatsume Fair at Morikami celebrates the first bud of spring by transforming the normally tranquil gardens into a unique Japanese spring festival.  This years event is Saturday, April 4th & Sunday, April 5th from 10

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The Beatles

Postponed - check back for new dates

March 26 - 29, 2020

#BeatlesOnTheBeach

The International Beatles on the Beach Festival is coming to beautiful Delray Beach.  Let's "Come Together"  for four fab days of music, love, and fun.  Beatles Tribute Bands from Brazil, Sweden, Colombia, England and other parts of the world are making their way to Delray Beach to perform.  This is truly the event of the year for fans of the iconic music of The Beatles.  In addition to Beatles Tribute bands, classic rock musical artists will perform at the event - enjoy your favorite tunes by Queen, Elton John, Aerosmith, and more.  Micky Dolenz from The Monkees will headline the festival Friday night and McCartney Mania, including a full orchestra, will headline

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SunFest 2020

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2020 Event Cancelled 

Rescheduling is not an option to due to site availability, artists scheduling, and hurricane season approaching.

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Sunfest fireworks

#SunFestFL

The countdown is currently underway for SunFest 2020.  Tickets are already on sale and fans don't have to wait any longer for the announcement of this year's line-up.  SunFest 2020 runs April 30th - May 3rd in West Palm Beach along the picturesque intracoastal waterway.  The festival grounds are located on Flagler Drive along the intracoastal between Banyan Boulevard and Lakeview Drive. 

Just

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Tennis anyone?

 

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The 28th annual Delray Beach Open (DBO) by Vitacost.com is a ten day tennis extravaganza beginning Friday, February 14th, 2020.  The event is televised nationally and internationally and hosts over 60,000 spectators each year.  Corporate events, amateur tennis tournaments, live music performances and social happenings make this annual event truly memorable for tennis fans.  Tickets are on sale now.  Reserved seating starts at $42 for day or evening sessions.  BOGO Senior Day discounts are available for box and reserved seats for sessions 2, 5 and 9 - use promotional code SENIOR if you are 55 years older or older. A 30% group discount applies to groups of 15 or more.  Donate 8 non-perishable food items to

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Savor the Avenue postponed 

due to Coronavirus concerns

A New Date will be announced 

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Savor the Avenue

Delray Beach is home to the much anticipated Savor the Avenue culinary event.  Last year there were 1,001 dining guests and many thousand spectators onlooking from the sidewalks and street.  The event raised $3,110 last year for Healthier Delray Beach and their campaign "Stock Our Schools" .  The Stock Our Schools campaign provides resources for classrooms that support social and emotional health of students. 

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