The Jills® Sell 30 and 15 Star Island Drive
MIAMI (April 4, 2014) — Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate’s No. 1 sales team worldwide, The Jills®, have sold 15 Star Island Drive for $17.5 million and 30 Star Island Drive for $29 million, totaling $46.5 million in Star Island real estate in less than 30 days. Since 2012, there have been only eight sales on Star Island, and The Jills were involved in five of those transactions. The sale of 30 Star Island closed today, while the sale of 15 Star Island which closed in late March.
“This is the highest recorded sale on Star Island. This exclusive enclave has always been in demand, but even among the gorgeous properties, this one really stands out as the ‘shining star’ of Star Island,” said Jill Eber. “This home was newly built with the finest finishings, custom décor and design, with walls of glass, breathtaking views and contemporary architecture, which is very much in demand. It is, without question, a trophy property that was a delight to market and such a pleasure to show. Jill and I have been selling Star Island our entire careers and are so pleased to have sold this property right after the fantastic sale of 15 Star.”
The waterfront estate at 30 Star Island Drive was developed by Todd Glaser and the Posner Group, designed by architect Kobi Karp. It sits on a 40,000-square-foot lot and encompasses a 16,000 square foot estate made up of 11 bedrooms, 11 full bathrooms, two half baths, and an 1,800-square-foot guest house with its own private second-story pool. The home features a palatial master suite with spa bathroom, theatre, gym, gourmet chef’s kitchen, elevator, rooftop deck, cabana and a five car garage.
“Star Island is very special and this property adds a wonderful new dimension to the island. This private gated island has been a playground for luxury seekers since 1922. The oversized lots, expansive views and privacy are unparalleled,” said Jill Hertzberg.
The Jills also sold 15 Star Island Drive in late March, which included an 8,700-square-foot, nine bedroom, nine full bathroom and two half bath home featuring lush landscaping, a family room, gym, large pool area with gazebo, two cabanas with bathrooms, second level sun deck and 100 feet of waterfront. The estate sits on a 40,000-square-foot lot. Unique architectural features of the home include wood coffered ceilings, large windows showcasing the wide bay view, wood paneled study and ample skylights.
As the leading luxury real estate agents in South Florida and Miami Beach, The Jills have sold more than $2.3 billion in real estate since 2005. They have been named Florida’s No. 1 team for 11 consecutive years by Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate, and were named the No. 1 residential real estate sales team in America by The Wall Street Journal/REAL Trends in 2013. Their expertise and knowledge of the luxury market has helped The Jills achieve record-shattering sales, including the sale of the Versace Mansion and the highest recorded sale in Miami ever, the $47 million 3 Indian Creek.
The Jills team, which includes Jill Hertzberg, Jill Eber, Felise Eber, Danny Hertzberg and Hillary Hertzberg, uses powerful marketing strategies, extensive media exposure and affluent contacts worldwide to attract a client list that includes celebrities, Fortune 500 executives, diverse international clientele and long-time Miami Beach residents. The team specializes in high-end multi-million dollar properties in South Florida’s most elite enclaves such as Star Island, Fisher Island, Indian Creek Island, the Sunset Islands, Venetian Islands, La Gorce Island, Golden Beach, Miami Beach, North Bay Road, Gables Estates, Tahiti Beach and all luxury condos.
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