Archive for 'February 5th, 2021'

My checkered past, before ‘Queen’s Gambit’

My checkered past, before ‘Queen’s Gambit’

by Mark Gauert City & Shore Magazine We all have stories about chess. Even if we don’t play the game. The teacher who tried to get us interested in chess because it might help us with [...]

Miami native Anya Taylor-Joy considers her next move

Miami native Anya Taylor-Joy considers her next move

By Lucy Allen  Anya Taylor-Joy may be a skyrocketing British-Argentinian actress, but she could have been known as a South Florida actress. Technically speaking, she is a Miami native, and the city certainly wouldn’t mind claiming [...]

Luxury apartment demand rises in South Florida

Luxury apartment demand rises in South Florida

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine – The Luxury Issue It’s difficult to drive anywhere in South Florida without seeing a luxury apartment community. Whether it’s a high-rise tower in downtown Fort Lauderdale, a [...]

We’ll have what they’re having: How to splurge like a chef

We’ll have what they’re having: How to splurge like a chef

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine – The Luxury Issue We often rely on them to produce the meals of our biggest moments in life. Birthdays, anniversaries, the marriages of our children – we cross [...]

Concierge, online med services an easier way to health care?

Concierge, online med services an easier way to health care?

By Jana Soeldner Danger City & Shore Magazine – The Luxury Issue  Accessing health care can be time consuming and not much fun. But a new online service that connects patients with practitioners helps make it [...]

Luxury home buyers shopping for closet space

Luxury home buyers shopping for closet space

By Robyn A. Friedman We’re spending more time at home today (thank you, COVID-19). That’s causing many homeowners to reevaluate their homes – to reexamine the features that were originally important when they purchased and to [...]

Savoring a moment of truth – and Vérité

Savoring a moment of truth – and Vérité

By Mark Gauert City & Shore Magazine – The Luxury Issue I’m sitting at one end of a long wooden table at the Restaurant at The Setai in Miami Beach. Maximilan Riedel is at the other [...]

Rita Case talks about breaking glass ceilings – and how she defines luxury

Rita Case talks about breaking glass ceilings – and how she defines luxury

By Eric Barton City & Shore Magazine – The Luxury Issue If you sought out America’s first Honda car franchise in 1970, the guys at the adjoining motorcycle dealership would’ve pointed you to a tiny building [...]

Higher conforming loan limits good news for homebuyers

Higher conforming loan limits good news for homebuyers

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine – The Luxury Issue      Thinking of buying a luxury home? If you’re planning to finance it, then you might be interested in some news released in [...]

Hot property: Four Seasons Fort Lauderdale

Hot property: Four Seasons Fort Lauderdale

By Robyn A. Friedman City & Shore Magazine – The Luxury Issue Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Fort Lauderdale, under construction at 525 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd., celebrated its official topping out in January, [...]