Museum Park Realty
About Museum Park Realty
Ten Museum Park
Luxury Condos
Property Search
Resources
Contact Us

Apogee

Address:  800 South Pointe Dr
Area:  South Beach
Year Built:  2007
Floors:  22
Price Range:  N/A
Status:   Re-Sales/Pre-Construction
Request Information

Building Amenities

Residence Features

View Photo Gallery

View Map

Property News

 
Building Description

The celebrated Related Group maintains a thoroughly proven and impeccable 25 year track record of astonishing and highly respected condominium developments in their portfolio.  The Apogee in South Beach will arguably become their most eminent and marvelous creation to date in an already tremendously extensive array of notable developments later this winter season.  It will proudly stand apart from its neighboring buildings by featuring 22 stories comprised of just 67 highly coveted and anticipated units.

Apogee will boast an architectural design by famed Sieger-Suarez and within its posh interior you’ll find a lobby and common areas designed by the globally renowned interior design firm Yabu Pushelberg.  Among its impending amenities and features will be an open air party pavilion, cutting edge fitness and spa facility, and a collection of art pieces by celebrated Miami artist Jose Bedia.  Furthermore, Apogee will be equipped with bleeding edge Lifestyle brand technology, offering the absolute latest in residential comfort and convenience such as automatic blinds and keyless fingerprint residence access.

The 67 residences at Apogee, available in three to four bedroom floor plans that reach up to 6000 square feet, will be equipped with a number of sound repressing enhancements designed to offer you the utmost peace and quiet.  Ceilings will soar ten feet and the terraces will be a mind-boggling eleven feet wide.  Additionally you’ll find wireless lighting systems and an interactive touch panel providing easy access to Apogee’s numerous services such as valet.  The luxurious residences will also feature kitchens with the most high end Dellacassa brand cabinetry.  Bathrooms come with Dornbracht brand showers and baths.

Not only will Apogee residents be able to boast about having the privilege of living in one of South Florida’s most exclusive condos, they will also be able to indulge in all the excitement available at Lincoln Road and Ocean Drive or sail across the vast Atlantic by taking out a vessel at the Miami Beach Marina.    Within walking proximity to Apogee are some of South Beach’s most popular restaurants such as the delectable Joe’s Stone Crab, a long running resident favorite for a number of years and a required dining experience for tourists.



Building Amenities

  • Valet
  • The absolute latest in luxury living
  • Designed by Sieger-Suarez Architectural Partnership
  • Yabu Pushelberg designed common areas
  • Separate service elevator for delivery personnel
  • Private enclosed parking garage
  • Resident and guest exclusive main lobby
  • Cutting edge fitness facility and spa
  • Infinity edge swimming pool
  • Outdoor party pavilion


Residence Features

  • Three to four bedroom floor plans
  • Keyless fingerprint door entry
  • Ten foot ceilings
  • Eleven foot wide expansive terraces
  • Sound and impact resistant windows
  • Double slabs built between floors to reduce noise
  • Lutron wireless lighting system
  • AMX interactive smart panel with access to valet, spa, and additional services
  • Spacious terraces with summer kitchens
  • Dellacassa brand kitchen cabinetry
  • Deluxe kitchen appliances
  • Miele brand washer and dryer
  • Midnight kitchen in master bedroom
  • Gas fireplace in master bedroom or living room
  • Master bath with his and her showers and luxurious tub



Local Products and Services

Loading...


Automobile Banks Child Daycare Child Preschool
Churches Coffee Communications Computer Repair
Elder Care Fitness Drug Stores Flowers
Gas Stations Golf Health Services Library
Mail & Shipping Medical Museums Music Stores
Post Office Resturants Schools Travel


Featured Property Other Condos
Museum Park Project
Google Map Search
Real Estate News
Updated: Monday, February 24, 2020


February Real Estate Roundup

Freddie Macs results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey shows that "This weeks mortgage rates were the second lowest in three years, supporting homebuyer demand and leading to higher refinancing activity. Borrowers who take advantage of these low rates can improve their cash flow by lowering their monthly mortgage payments, giving them more money to spend or save."

30-year fixed-rate mortgage FRM averaged 3.51 percent with an average 0.7 points for the week ending January 30, 2020, down from last month when it averaged 3.74 percent. A year ago, at this time, the 30-year FRM averaged 4.46 percent.

15-year FRM this week averaged 3.00 percent with an average 0.7 points, down from last month when it also averaged 3.19 percent. A year ago, at this time, the 15-year FRM averaged 3.89 percent.

5-year Treasury-indexed hybrid adjustable-rate mortgage ARM averaged 3.24 percent this week with an average 0.3 points, down from last month when it averaged 3.45 percent. A year ago, at this time, the 5-year ARM averaged 3.96 percent.


> Full Story

“Mattress Money” and Mortgages

One of the more important things lenders look at when evaluating a home loan application is how much money is available for the transaction. There needs to be funds showing enough money for the required down payment, if any, closing costs and some extra funds left over after closing called cash reserves. Cash reserves are counted as the number of months worth of house payments are left after the loan has closed. If the total mortgage payment, including taxes and insurance, is 2,000 and the cash reserve requirement is three months, there should be an additional 6,000 available. This is on top of the down payment and closing costs. But these funds have to be verified as yours.

Verification is done by reviewing recent copies of bank statements. If your savings account shows 20,000 and the checking account statements show regular deposits on the 1st and 15th, the lender will begin to tally the total amount available and when enough funds are verified, the loan application continues through the approval process.nbsp;

But in this scenario, the funds are short by 5,000. The down payment, closing costs and reserves needed add up to 30,000. Thats okay though, because at home in the vault, there is 7,000 in cash ready for you to use any way you wish. You take out the 7,000 and deposit it in your checking account. Yet theres still a problem. Even though youve saved up those funds over the past year or so, you may not be able to use them. At least, the lender wont count them as yours. This is called mattress money. Loosely meaning the cash is stuffed in your mattress at home. Its frustrating because you know the funds are yours and yours alone, but the lender is ignoring them.

The issue here is there is no way to source where those funds came from. Are the funds a personal loan? If so, at some point the loan will need to be paid back. Will there monthly be monthly payments and if so, how much? In both instances it can affect the ability to repay the mortgage.

If its cash saved up and you know youre going to buy a home in the future, pull the cash out of the vault and into your bank account. This will let the funds season over time and the lender will not question where the funds came from. How long does it take to season funds? Theres no universal guideline but in general funds may be considered yours after two or three months.

If the funds are from the sale of a car, provide a copy of the bill of sale, copy of the check and copy of the deposit into your bank account. If the funds are a gift from a family member or qualified donor, again provide a paper trail. But if its cash at home, mattress money, put it in the bank as soon as able.nbsp;


> Full Story

How to Save Time, Ease Workload with Online CRE Management Platforms

Kladok is one of the newer online management platforms looking to shift this trend. Having one centralized platform tailor-made specifically for CRE professionals including brokers, property owners, lenders, investors, and insurers -- saves time and makes it easier for real estate professionals to juggle details on assets and deals.

Portfolio and asset management are key parts of CRE companies workload. Organizing financial information along with various property details can be challenging to keep in a simple format. For instance, with various spreadsheets within one Excel document, it can be easy to place a number in the wrong location.nbsp;

Further, various versions of the same Excel spreadsheet are often necessary, which can be confusing. With multiple people typically working on each CRE project, all users must be well-versed on how items are being labeled in order to keep the spreadsheets accurate.

New online management platforms created for CRE professionals make their work more efficient, provide seamless communication across team members and reduce the chances of inaccuracies.

Further, innovative online management systems such as Kladok are easy to operate, while understanding the most advanced versions of Excel might require taking a course on the topic to master the tools.

Kladok is a CRE-specific online management platform that can consolidate several disconnected spreadsheets into one cloud-based location accessible from anywhere. This organized unit gives companies the ability to conduct portfolio-wide analysis or rapidly garner individual property details.

Moving portfolio details onto a technologically advanced management platform can allow a team of CRE executives to view real-time data, eliminating the need to schedule meetings for specific updates on a project which can be frequent. It also can prevent possible project delays due to factors such as a lag in inputting information, incomplete data or details placed in the wrong spreadsheet location.

Along with speeding the workflow, allowing rapid input of data into a central platform can boost transparency, allowing managers to rapidly access all information.

Additionally, some online management platforms offer a task manager. This can ease any uncertainty among team members about when a specific job should be done and who is assigned to handle it.

Accessing financing and commercial insurance products also are available via portfolio and asset data input into CRE management platform Kladok.

Beyond managing data, Kladok is also a platform that offers a network of CRE professionals who can share information, benefiting from each others expertise.

Collaborating with colleagues, organizing data, better managing information and easing workflow are just some of the benefits of an online management platform for CRE executives. Kladok is an easy-to-use platform that creates a centralized workspace. This can save time by consolidating information and removing the need to manually input data in various spreadsheet locations.


Ryan Letzeiser is the Co-Founder and CEO of Obie, a portfolio management platform for commercial and multi-family real estate recently named a Top 100 Finalist for the 2019 Chicago Innovation Awards. Obie also offers tailored and competitive property insurance products.nbsp;nbsp;


> Full Story



Copyright © 2004 Realty Times®. All Rights Reserved

Copyright © 2007 Museum Park Realty
1040 Biscayne Blvd Miami, FL 33132
Tel: (305) 753-4154 | Fax: (305) 960-2008 | shelly@museumparkrealty.net
Equal Housing | RealtorReal Estate Website Design By: Real Estate Systems Integrator - RESI