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NEWLY PRICED!!! $930,000 | 3 bedroom and 3 baths located at 549 NE 14th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Sophisticated contemporary renovation, just like new on a double lot. Bright open floor plan, multiple sliding doors blending indoor and outdoor living spaces. Updated to today's standards with underground utilities, tankless water heater, automated Nest for HVAC, Apple network technology, impact windows & doors, porcelain flooring, gourmet kitchen opens to family room. Enormous back and side yards, oversized pool, too many new features to list.

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NEWLY PRICED!!! Listed for $3,950,000 this 5 Bedroom & 5.1 Baths located at 139 Royal Palm Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL boasts 100 Feet Deep Waterfront.

Luxurious details, volume ceilings and a bright open floor plan define this deep waterfront estate. Ideal for entertaining with a large gourmet kitchen opening to the family room & wet bar. The master suite boasts a sitting room, two walk-in closets, a lavish bathroom & waterside balcony. Details include an office, elevator, summer kitchen, generator, heated pool & spa, covered loggia over looking the tranquil waterway & lush landscaping. Simple walk to the beach.

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NEWLY LISTED!!! Barkin-Gilman & Associates, a leading seller of the Coral Ridge community, is honored to present its newest listing. Priced at $915,000, this luxurious 4 Bedrooms/ 3 bathrooms residence boasts 2,735 sq ft. of living space and is located at 2031 Intracoastal Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305

Lush tropical foliage provide a privacy wall around this oversized corner lot located in East Fort Lauderdale subdivision of Coral Ridge. The bright open floor plan is ideal for today's lifestyle with an updated kitchen that looks onto the great room, dining area & family room. Generous size bedrooms are complimented by updated bathrooms. This residence offers a front porch, back porch with a trellis system, generous patio, pool & spa.

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NEWLY LISTED!!! Barkin-Gilman & Associates is proud to present this 2 bedroom, 2 full bath, 2,321 sq ft, home located at 60 Hendricks Isle #202, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301.

Remarkably priced at $1,395,000, enjoy contemporary waterfront living with private dockage included for a boat up to 50' in length. This newly built chic residence offers a bright open floor plan that flows from the waterside balcony to the front of the building with 10' ceilings. The open kitchen is a masterpiece boasting an enormous center island, gas cooktop, wine refrigeration & upgraded appliances. The great room. & master bedroom overlook the waterway. Walk to the restaurants, shops & Fort Lauderdale beach. For more information, please visit our website at:


JUST LISTED!!! Barkin-Gilman & Associates is proud to present this 3 Bedroom, 3.5 Baths home with 2,721 sq ft of living space. Priced at $625,000, this town home located at 2606 NE 14th Street, Unit #2606, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304 is an amazing opportunity!

The bright corner unit boasts an open floor plan ideal for today's lifestyle. The gourmet kitchen opens onto a gated courtyard overlooking the wet bar, great room & dining area. The 2nd floor loft is ideal for a home office or media area. The 3rd floor family room can be converted to a 3rd bedroom. Enjoy tropical breezes from the roof top terrace. Minutes to the beach, shopping & the mall. For more information, please visit our website at:


Attention Brokers & Realtors!!! Barkin-Gilman & Associates is hosting a Broker's Open House today, Wednesday, June 1, 2016 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m at 449 Isle of Palms Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Come enjoy a catered lunch while touring this 100' waterfront home! For more information on this property, check out our website at:


Your are cordially invited to join us to introduce AQUABLU, AQUALUNA, AQUAVUE, & AQUAMAR!!! Experience the privilege of waterfront living.

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It’s always spectacular to see a Barkin-Gilman & Associates property featured in print. We were thrilled to see our Victoria Park home [Casa Chic] showcased in the May 2015 City Life section of Fort Lauderdale Magazine.

FROM THE STREET, it’s hard to tell what’s behind the gate of the prop­erty on a rare, oversized lot in Vic­toria Park owned by Orangetheory Fitness founder, David Long.

Once inside, visitors are greeted by a foy­er with double doors on the right for side yard access. Above the white glass-glazed porcelain floors lined with black stone is a circular chandelier hanging centered above a round wood table. The unique chandelier softly lights the space, revealing sea green and gold iridescent wallpaper. The staircase to the second level ascends from the left side of the foyer, and past the crowned threshold of the entryway space is the sitting room, beautifully accentuated by a sprawling 24- foot inward-pitched wood ceiling supporting three modern, round chandeliers. The sitting room is also home to an electric fireplace encased by rough limestone and tucked into the wall on the left.

A snug hallway breaks to the left from the front of the sitting room, revealing the home’s laundry room on the right and two bedrooms around the corner. This bedroom wing has a door leading outdoors to part of the home’s extensive driveway, and the two bedrooms share a bathroom with a walk-in shower decked with custom grey slab marble tile detailing and trim.

Back in the main space, the sitting room opens to a computer nook on the left, and the family living and media room sits to the right through another crowned threshold. The computer nook holds a mini wine storage fridge under a two-level countertop made of Calacatta Oro. Built-in wall storage made of espresso-finished wood cabinetry matches that of the cabinetry in the home’s kitch­en, which rests beyond a separate crowned threshold accessible from the computer nook. The kitchen counters are also covered in Calacatta Oro, which mounts the wall cre­ating a fluid transition from the countertops to the backsplash. A large peninsula counter­top extends from a support wall and forms a barrier between the naturally lit kitchen and an open space, allowing full view of the family living and media room.

The spacious family and media room is enclosed by three walls, two of which are painted a cool grey with the third accented by a darker shade of grey. A closet on the left side of the darker wall houses the AV equip­ment while a simple cabana bath sits on the right end of the same wall with adjacent French doors accessing the side yard patio.

Extending through yet another crowned threshold beyond the kitchen and family/ media room is a formal dining area, grace­fully dressed in subtly shimmering silver Victorian wallpaper. Suspended above a large custom dining table made from re­claimed Indian railroad ties is a rectangular deco-mod crystal chandelier. Natural light shining in through a door leading to the outside refracts through the crystals and is reflected from a mirror on the back wall of the dining room. Another bedroom with its own bathroom sits off of the dining room.

Two enclosed outdoor spaces stretch along the sides of the home, with the left side driveway leading to a freestanding garage toward the back of the property, which the current owners converted into a home gym (and is easily converted back into a garage for potential future owners). A rooftop ex­tension from the freestanding gym/garage provides covering for two vehicles to accom­modate for the building’s conversion, and a quaint sitting area rests in the outdoor space in between the freestanding building and the main house.

The outdoor area on the right side of the main home is made for family and fun. A roomy Jerusalem-tile patio is covered by a tall, vaulted wood ceiling mirroring that of the indoor sitting room. It’s lined by rounded arches covered in vines and greenery. A built-in outdoor kitchen with a large Napoleon grill sits under the covering at the front end of the pa­tio, and a custom Caribbean reclaimed boat wood dining table sits in the center of the covered patio, separating a cozy outdoor sitting area from the outdoor kitchen. A television is also mounted on the wall.

Beyond the patio is a sizable grassy area with a play set under a shady tree. Extending to the right is a large swim­ming pool and a freestanding hot tub encased with more Jerusalem tiling. At the far end of the swimming pool is a raised lounging area with two luxury poolside recliners.

Back inside the home at the top of the espresso-stained bamboo wood staircase is a door leading to a rooftop balcony. Continuing through the upstairs hall, guests can be a part of the downstairs action thanks to a wood-trimmed glass pane railing and the extra-tall pitched wood ceiling, which opens the upstairs to the downstairs sitting area. And at the end of the upstairs hall sits the two-level master suite.

The sole upstairs bedroom is home to a 600-crystal chandelier that hangs above a lamb rug in the room’s sitting area. On the same level are two walk-in closets on adjacent walls with built-in organizational features as well as the master bathroom, which is also on two levels. A walk-in shower covered in grey marble slab sits next to a free­standing jet bathtub, which is also encased in grey marble slab. Back in the main bedroom, a private rooftop balcony is accessible by a door on the bed’s level. Outside is an oversized two-person lounger, perfect for enjoy­ing this uniquely Floridian space.


Barkin-Gilman & Associates has been working with buyers and sellers to achieve their real estate dreams collectively for more than 42 years. Truly, Barkin-Gilman & Associates has become Fort Lauderdale’s renowned real estate team specializing in all types of specialty properties throughout the greater Fort Lauderdale area.

With a 20 percent home price growth forecast over the next three years, it comes as no surprise that Forbes named Fort Lauderdale as one of 2016's best buy cities. Forbes Magazine released its 2016 list of Best Buy Cities last week, and Fort Lauderdale was named among them as the eighth best housing market in the country.

If you're looking to finally purchase a home in 2016, Fort Lauderdale is not a bad place to buy. In fact, it might be one of the best! To learn more about Forbes 2016 Best Buy Cities, check out the referenced article in Gold Coast’s Fort Lauderdale Daily at:



Don't miss this amazing opportunity! Barkin-Gilman & Associates is hosting three Broker's Open Houses tomorrow, Wednesday, May 11, 2016 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

1.) 1523 SE 2nd Ct., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33306
2.) 211 NE 14th Ave., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
3.) 2537 Lucille Drive, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Come enjoy a catered lunch & refreshments while touring the best homes Fort Lauderdale has to offer!

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