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Key Biscayne

Beautiful Key Biscayne, Florida is located on an island east of Miami and connected to the mainland by the Rickenbacker Causeway. Bordered by Crandon Park to the north and the Bill Braggs Cape Florida State Park to the south, Key Biscayne was officially incorporated in 1991, becoming the first city in over a half-century to be recognized by Miami-Dade County.

Key Biscayne’s most recognizable feature is the historic Cape Florida Lighthouse, which is often seen in photos and video about the island. It is the oldest standing structure in Miami-Dade County.

History

The island itself was inhabited on and off by Native American tribes until 1513 when it was discovered by Juan Ponce de Leon. For many years, the Key Biscayne area was a large coconut plantation, but in 1947 that all changed when the Rickenbacker Causeway was opened and led to the led to the construction of shopping centers, large resorts, and condominium complexes dotting the island.

Homes

Despite the seemingly small size of the island, Key Biscayne is a rich mixture of single family homes, condos, and gated communities that makes for the perfect living conditions. Most of the homes have been constructed recently, so you can enjoy modern amenities while raising your family. There are homes with access to the surrounding ocean along with waterfront condo units that make for the perfect place to settle down.

Reasons to Live on Key Biscayne

It’s stunning location, excellent year-round weather, and quick access to amenities has created a real demand for housing on the island. But there are excellent reasons why the city is still in high-demand in terms of real estate.

Good Schools: Your children can attend excellent schools located a short distance from most neighborhoods in the Key Biscayne area;

Quick Access to Miami: Thanks to the Rickenbacker Causeway, you can zip into Miami and enjoy the many attractions that the city offers. Because Key Biscayne is close to the downtown Miami area, it is perfect for those who work and want to commute, go on shopping trips, or take advantage of what Miami has to offer while living in Key Biscayne.

Recreational Activities: There are plenty of things to do on the island. Starting with soaking in the beautiful sunshine that provides for warm temperatures all through the year which allow for the following activities;

Shopping Opportunities: Key Biscayne offers excellent shopping locations, starting with the Bayside Marketplace with its open-air shopping that is a refreshing change. Plus, Mary Brickell Village and the new Brickell City Centre offers an excellent combination of retail stores, shops, and excellent restaurants that make for the perfect day out.

You can find what you need in Key Biscayne to live comfortably and it’s all close to your home. For those who want to live in comfort while having what they need nearby, Key Biscayne is the perfect place for you! Call us at 305-968-8397 to discuss your living options in Key Biscayne or contact us here.

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$1,175,000 New For Sale
177 Ocean Lane #714
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
2 beds, 2 baths | Condo
1,469 sq ft
20
$4,090,000 New For Sale
544 Ridgewood Rd
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
6 beds, 7 full, 1 partial baths | Single Family Home
5,050 sq ft; lot: 7850 sq ft
20
$980,000 New For Sale
251 Crandon Blvd #1224
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
2 beds, 2 baths | Condo
1,532 sq ft
34
$1,600,000 New For Sale
609 Ocean Dr #8G
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
2 beds, 2 baths | Condo
1,496 sq ft
37
$875,000 New For Sale
151 Crandon Blvd #206
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
2 beds, 2 baths | Condo
1,547 sq ft
14
$780,000 New For Sale
199 Ocean Lane Dr #806
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
2 beds, 2 baths | Condo
1,260 sq ft
34
$2,699,000 New For Sale
430 Grand Bay Dr #PH-2ES
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
3 beds, 4 baths | Condo
2,840 sq ft
55
$1,765,000 New For Sale
3 beds, 3 baths | Condo
1,772 sq ft
12
$349,500 New For Sale
201 Sunrise Dr #201
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
1 bed, 1 bath | Condo
793 sq ft
21
$320,000 New For Sale
155 Ocean Lane Dr #115A
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
1 bath | Condo
400 sq ft
20
$525,000 New For Sale
575 Crandon Blvd #506
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
2 beds, 2 baths | Condo
1,311 sq ft
7
$590,000 New For Sale
240 Galen Dr #310
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
3 beds, 2 baths | Condo
1,100 sq ft
1
$2,499,000 For Sale
360 Ocean Dr #205S
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
2 beds, 3 baths | Condo
1,830 sq ft
22
$525,000 For Sale
2 beds, 2 baths | Condo
1,105 sq ft
21
$2,490,000 For Sale
799 Crandon Blvd #806
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
2 beds, 3 full, 1 partial baths | Condo
2,605 sq ft
1
$565,000 For Sale
255 Galen Dr #4H
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
2 beds, 2 baths | Condo
1,058 sq ft
28
$1,840,000 For Sale
785 Crandon Blvd #505
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
2 beds, 2 full, 1 partial baths | Condo
2
$5,450,000 For Sale
799 Crandon Blvd #PH-2
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
4 beds, 5 full, 2 partial baths | Condo
3,749 sq ft
16
$1,925,000 For Sale
765 Crandon Blvd #411
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
3 beds, 3 baths | Condo
2,602 sq ft
27
$1,195,000 For Sale
1121 Crandon Blvd #F1206
Key Biscayne, FL 33149
2 beds, 2 baths | Condo
1,782 sq ft

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