About Pinetree Drive
Grand, regal, waterfront estates residing behind decadent gated entrances. Over 150 waterfront residences situated off of one of Miami’s true iconic residential streets. Pinetree Drive stretches from 23rd to 63rd Street and is separated from Collins Avenue by the Intracoastal Waterway. Some of the waterfront homes facing East were originally built nearly one hundred years ago. The estates in that area are often seen with incredible mega-yachts docked directly behind their mansions. Many other home options exist for buyers that are looking for more affordable options with the same exceptional location next to Billionaire neighbors.
This quiet community is exclusive and quite suitable for families due to its incredible location stretching north and south, connecting the North Beach to South Beach. Many of the Pinetree Drive houses are waterfront estate homes situation on spacious lots with incredible views of the water. It is the best of the best residential community where families can enjoy life due to the availability of the luxury amenities such as pools, boat docks, tennis courts, lush gardens and basketball courts. Being close to the Miami International Airport, South Beach and all the main thoroughfares makes it an ideal neighborhood to live for both local and international commuting. Living within the community is an experience like no other. It feels good breathing the same air of distinction with the world’s famous celebrities who live here as well.
But it wouldn’t be a compelling narrative without mentioning who lives at or owns Pinetree Drive, Miami Beach FL. The list starts with one of the newest owners in the community; boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. He acquired the waterfront house at 5501 Pine Tree Drive in 2016 for $7.7 million. This modern home shows off water views of the Indian Creek and a wide-open floor plan. The four-bedroom, five-bathroom estate sits on 4,817 square feet and has white glass and light-colored hardwood floors. Each room is wrapped in floor-to-ceiling windows that let in abundance of natural light.
William H Dean is the owner of 4949 Pinetree Drive which was formerly owned by S.S Kresge. The waterfront property sits on an astounding 2.5 acres of prime real estate. The house underwent renovation in 2013 after the owner, Dean, lived in the house for two years. The home, which initially featured six and eight bedrooms, now has 15 bedrooms, six-half baths, 20 full baths, and two kitchens in the main house. The luxurious house includes a gym, spa wing, grotto and pagoda-style pool house that functions as a small nightclub, volleyball and tennis courts. Much of its furniture was custom made in a combination of classical and modern styles.
Another intriguing sale was in 2015 by the developers of 4395 Pine Tree Drive (Todd Glaser and Jarrett and Sean Posner) at a sale price of $19,480,001 million. At the time, the magnificent waterfront home marked the highest price on the street. The sale of the modern style home of 11,500-square-foot was a clear indication that high-end Pinetree Drive real estate was comparable to some of the most lavish island communities of South Florida. The stunning home features a tropical garden and pool, wood deck, boat dock, and a driveway and motor court with space for 15 cars. Moreover, the outstanding gated majestic entrance and the eye-catching, stylish features of this property leave anyone viewing it speechless.
Robert Downey Jr. filmed scenes from the iconic movie Iron Man III within the community. Telemundo taped telenovelas in some of the Pine Tree Drive homes. In recent years, the 84-year-old Manor at 4821 Pine Tree Drive, Villa Vecchia, has hosted shoots on 30 occasions or more. On any given day, there is a specialized crew filming something somewhere in the community. Many filmmakers have made huge returns from their films on this location. It has several permits for everything from Magic City to Telemundo shows. And Villa Vecchia was owned for close to 20 years by perfume importer Luis A. Quintero. In 2012, Quintero sold the property for less than $13 million.
4333 Pinetree is located in one of the top locations in all of Miami Beach. This 5 Bedroom Waterfront Estate is truly an astounding property. It is only five minutes drive to the middle of South Beach. A gorgeous pool and a private dock make this home a entertainers dream. This property sits on a 41,412.5 SF lot with 100 ft. of waterfront. Similar lots with a new structure on equivalent SF were sold in 2015 for more than $19,000,000. This waterfront home is owned by Rhonda Weiss and Thomas Weiss.
Villa Katerina LLC owns the 10,694-square-foot mansion at 4855 Pinetree Drive. The luxurious mansion was under auction in 2015 after its owner made an attempt to sell it for over $25. The 6 bedroom, eight bathrooms, and luxe finish home is a good match for someone with interest in a waterfront compound. There is the opportunity for redevelopment of the property. The listing price of the property was $ 14.77 million. On any given morning the residents can have private access to a magnificent, regal patio overlooking the water.
There will always be a reason to live at this luxurious and exclusive community. Most of the homes are quite new while others have undergone extensive renovations. Owners understand that with land so valuable, the highest and best use is to create their dream spaces. So the community continues to develop into a modern utopia. The tropical lifestyle is the ultimate place to enjoy Miami's endless summer. With two outstanding golf courses nearby, it's an outdoor enthusiast's heaven.
Contact us today to view the properties listed within the neighborhood and experience the stunning, varied architectural designs of these homes. We have access to every listed property along with other unlisted properties that often come to us through owners that do not wish to have their properties publicly marketed for one reason or another. Take the leap forward and discover your dream home.