Palm Beach Real Estate
When one thinks of Palm Beach, images of swaying Palm Trees, white sandy beaches, and the turquoise waters of the Atlantic Ocean come to mind. The ultimate splendor is the small town feeling of the most sought out real estate in the country–exquisite homes, condominiums, and the town’s great estates are second to none. Palm Beach is a luxury community which offers the best in resort living. It is paradise! We relish the town’s beauty, magnificent beaches and its idyllic lifestyle.
Palm Beach is known for it’s exciting social scene, including a host of philanthropic events throughout the Season. Other social activities include several world-renown International Antique, Art and Jewelry Fairs, a wide spectrum of fine lecture series at various venues, outstanding Broadway shows, opera, and national orchestras featured at The Kravis Center, and superb exhibits at the Norton Museum of Art providing a sophisticated lifestyle in a oceanfront enclave of magnificent Palm Beach homes and Palm Beach condos.
Palm Beach was developed in the 1890’s by Henry M. Flagler. It’s early architect’s–Addison Mizner, Maurice Fatio, John Volk, Howard Major, among others, created a luxury resort town with the ultimate tropical climate providing lush foliage and magnificent gardens. It is a small town mecca of Bermuda, British Colonial, Monterey, Regency, and Mediterranean-style architecture mixed with natural beauty.
Combine this with the elegance and sophistication of acclaimed shopping on Worth Avenue, a cosmopolitan culture, and the social climate of a community involved in civic and philanthropic causes to create the Palm Beach lifestyle-the best of the best! Palm Beach is the ultimate place to live and play. A few of the many other amenities it offers in addition to the outstanding homes, condominiums, and lavish estates is it’s close proximity to the the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, the beautiful beaches, the approximate seven mile bike trail along the intracoastal waterway, the International airport, championship golf courses, superb tennis facilities and spas as well as the three five star resorts- The Breakers, The Four Seasons, and The Ritz Carlton. The Town of Palm Beach provides top-notch public safety departments of Police and Fire-Rescue.
Located 10 minutes from the West Palm Beach International airport, and approximately 65 miles North of Miami International Airport, Palm Beach is a barrier island approximately sixteen miles long and three blocks wide. It is connected to the mainland of West Palm Beach, Lake Worth,and Manalapan by three bridges. This island paradise with palm tree lined streets surrounded by the Atlantic ocean, beautiful beaches, and the Intracoastal waterway creates the ultimate seaside luxury resort town. The year round community is approximately 10,000 with the population swelling to nearly 30,000 in the season. The Brazilian Avenue/Town docks together with the marinas on Flagler Drive in West Palm Beach provide adequate dock age for the exquisite yachts arriving each season and for the local boating enthusiasts. Championship golf courses, superb tennis facilities, performing arts venues, world-class shopping, and restaurants are only part of the endless entertainment that brings Palm Beach to life. Palm Beach residents are some of the most socially active people in the country. The social season running from November through April is full of philanthropic events including the famous International Red Cross Ball amoung many others. Palm Beach offers exceptional real estate – oceanfront estates, single family homes, and condominiums for sale and lease. Since the Island is small, space is limited, and therefore, demand for Palm Beach homes, Palm Beach condominiums, and Palm Beach land is high.
The locals andPalm Beach Realtors divide the town into four sections. The North End, In-Town, the Estate Section, and South of Sloan’s Curve. Manalapan is the Town just south of Palm Beach. Each area offers a diverse enviornment, and appeals to different buyers according to their specific criteria.