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Slow month for homes sold in Boca Falls and Boca Winds, contrasted with a big month for Mission Bay and Loggers’ Run. Lexington Estates, Paraiso, Boca Woods and Palmetto Pines were all quiet.
Only two Boca Falls homes sold in September.
Mystic Cove’s 12396 Rockledge Circle sold for $470,000 with four bedrooms and three bathrooms in 2400 square feet.
In Emerald Pointe, 12770 Yardley Drive sold for $590,000. This is a larger 5-bedroom with 3 1/2 baths and over 3300 square feet, plus a lake view.
There are currently 10 homes listed for sale in Boca Falls. The lowest price is 12349 Cascades Pointe Drive, one of the smallest models with 3 bedrooms in under 2000 square feet. It’s listed at $429,900, down from the original list price of $460,000.
At the high end 21311 Falls Ridge Way in the Estates subdivision is listed for $799,999. We reported on a fire in this home’s garage back in November 2018.
Investors bought the house and are doing a complete rebuild as a one-story with 3800 square feet.
Seven transactions are in pending/backup/contingent limbo status.
We’re not sure we’ve ever seen a month this slow in Boca Winds – only one sold in a community of 1100 homes.
22617 Blue Fin Trail in Ashley Park sold for $350,000. It’s a 3-bedroom, 2 bath house with about 1800 square feet.
There are 11 homes listed for sale in Boca Winds including four in Ashley Park and another four in Regency Place. Five homes are listed under $400,000, starting at $382,000. Only one home is listed over $500K at $512,000 for 12783 Spikerush Circle in The Waterways.
There are 8 listings in pending/backup/contingent status.
In a stark contrast, Mission Bay saw 9 closings. At the low end, the townhome at 20931 Via Jasmine #1 in Las Flores sold for $300,000.
Four of the transactions were grouped in a tight range from $375,000 to $390,000. Two of them are in Sonata, one in Ventura and the fourth in Laguna.
The high price was $495,000 for 10663 Avenida Santa Ana in The Isle. In the middle was 10912 La Salinas Circle selling for $440,000. It’s a two-story 4-bedroom with 2200 square feet, and some remodeling including a nice kitchen.
18 homes are listed for sale in Mission Bay including 5 townhomes. Two of the townhomes are listed just under $300K. The single-family homes start just under $400K.
In The Isle, 10791 Avenida Santa Ana is aggressively priced at $649,000 for a 2600 square foot model with gorgeous remodeling, but an unspectacular lot location.
Six homes are in pending/backup/contingent status.
Logger’s Run also had 9 transactions in September. 3 of them were townhomes in Timberwalk, all selling between $255,000 and $295,000.
A couple single family homes in Country Landing 2 and 3 sold in the low $300K range. 20963 Rustlewood Avenue sold for $323,000, and 11669 Countryview Lane sold for $335,000.
The biggest price was $599,000 for 21621 Reflection Lane in Winding Lakes II.
There were two closings in Island Lakes, one at $487,000 and another at $523,000.
Loggers’ has 11 listings at the moment including 3 townhomes in Timberwalk. Two homes in Crystal Cove Estates are listed just under $600,000. Both have been on the market for over 4 months.
9 homes are pending/backup/contingent.
Lexington Estates & Paraiso
Two homes closed in Lexington Estates in September, 22181 Cressmont Place for the very low price of $315,000, and 22330 Rushmore Place for $525,000. That $315K price is so low it could be a typo.
Four homes are listed for sale with prices from $425,000 up to nearly $700,000.
In Paraiso there’s one home listed, 22368 Overture Circle, for $375K. Next door, 22360 Overture Circle sold for $365,000.
No homes sold in Palma Vista or Avalon in the past month.
Only two homes sold in Palmetto Pines with nothing in Boca Springs.
22045 Aquila Street sold for $365,000, and 10941 Granite Street sold for $385,000. Both have a bit less than 1800 square feet.
9 homes in Palmetto Pines are listed for sale, with 4 more in Boca Springs.
Three homes closed in Boca Woods. Two smaller 2000 square foot models on Clover Leaf Circle went for $80,000 and $85,000. On the bright side, 10916 Boca Woods Lane sold for $300,000 with 3100 square feet.
There are 21 homes listed for sale in Boca Woods, and 9 in pending/backup/contingent status.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24th AT ADDISON RESERVE COUNTRY CLUB
Enjoy Golf on a Challenging Course While Supporting
Levis JCC Programs and Services
BOCA RATON, FL (September 20, 2019)
– The Adolph & Rose Levis Jewish Community Center invites foursomes
to participate in its
annual Golf Classic. Players and sponsors are invited to participate in
the event, to be held Thursday, October 24th at Addison Reserve Country
Club in Delray Beach. The event, generously sponsored by the Phyllis
and Harvey Sandler Family Foundation, continues
a tradition of honoring longtime Levis JCC supporter and Board member
Mel Gutmann’s memory and his legacy of service to the Jewish community.
His children Eric Gutmann and Lori Fineman, current Levis JCC Officers,
serve as Honorary Chairs. The Levis JCC Golf
Classic features 18 holes of championship-like golf and a post-play
reception honoring individuals and foursomes for their accomplishments
on the golf course. The first-place foursome will be presented with the
Mel Gutmann Award, while Boca Raton Regional
Hospital will be honored for its continued generous support of the
Led by the Levis JCC
Golf Classic Team and a strong committee, the day begins at Addison
Reserve Country Club at 10:30 a.m. with registration, a light lunch,
warm-up, and a putting
contest, before a 12:30 p.m. Shotgun Scramble start. The day concludes
with cocktails and dinner, an Awards Ceremony and the presentation of
the Mel Guttman Award.
Fees to play in the
Golf Classic are $425 for individual golfers, or $1,800 for “Elite
Foursomes,” which includes a Tee Sponsorship. Additionally, players,
the community at large are invited to enter a raffle drawing featuring
these exciting prizes:
2 tickets to
Sara Bareilles Concert at BB&T Center on Saturday, November 23 and 5
hours of limo service for up to 10 people provided by Avanti
Beautiful Jewelry donated by Zo Diamonds
Unisex Invicta Watch
$1,000 towards the Levis JCC program/service of winner’s choice or $1,000 cash.
prizes include restaurant gift cards, rounds of golf at prominent
country clubs, and retail gift cards. Suggested minimum donations are
$75 per raffle ticket
or 4 tickets for $250. No more than 300 tickets will be sold. The
raffle drawing will be held Thursday, October 24th during the Awards
Ceremony. For more information please visit www.levisjcc.org.
All proceeds from the Golf Classic directly benefit programs of the Levis JCC, including:
Levis JCC Betty & Marvin Zale Early Childhood Learning Center, where children ages five months to
pre-kindergarten are enriched with Jewish life as they embark on a journey into a world of learning.
Levis JCC Helene and Roy Schwedelson Special Needs Department, where individuals with special needs
and their families can experience a variety of programs
specially designed to enhance the lives of children, teens and adults with disabilities; volunteer opportunities as well as resource and referral services are also available.
Levis JCC Phyllis & Harvey Sandler Center, where adults of all ages connect with friends and others
who share similar interests in educational programs, cultural experiences, travel, social events and more.
A Guatemalan in East Boca arrested for grabbing a child by the testicles. DUI on Lyons and Palmetto for a Boca Del Mar man. Broken Sound man accused of reckless driving in a BMW M3 causing injury. Plenty more including Watergate Estates and Sandalfoot Cove. 80-year-old accused of DUI. Two incidents in the Publix plaza near Powerline including one at Brickyard.
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In early September, there were multiple crimes that occurred in West and East Boca, including a resident of East Boca charged with kidnapping, an FAU student charged with robbery, cocaine possession for a Watergate Estates resident, and a West Boca woman charged with DUI in a bizarre encounter with deputies on Glades Road.
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