LeJeune Redevelopment

Gables Entrance Redevelopment

Gables Entrance Redevelopment listed with RE/MAX 360
Gables Entrance Redevelopment listed with RE/MAX 360

Located on Le Juene Road and SW 3rd Ave, the two parcel site totals 19,260 SF.

The corner redevelopment site features 107 +/- square feet of Le Jeune frontage and has a T6-80 & T3-R zoning.

The redevelopment site is poised for residential and/or office redevelopment.  The site is conveniently located on the boundaries of the City of Coral Gables.

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Just Sold Opa Locka

Just Sold in Opa Locka

13290 NW 42 Ave - sold by BP - REMAX 360 Coral Gables
13290 NW 42 Ave – sold by BP –              RE/MAX 360 Coral Gables

The ± 13,450 SF Free-Standing Commercial Building; Retail Warehouse  on .65 acres was recently sold by Billy Planes, CCIM with RE/MAX 360 Real Estate in Coral Gables.  Billy represented TCCI Opa-Locka in the transaction.

The building has a favorable B-3 zoning,  18′ Clear Ceiling Height (Concrete Twin-Tee); Fire Sprinkler System; 2-Dock Height Truck Well Positions; 2-Street Level Overhead Doors; Outside Storage Space / Yard.

The asset has direct LeJeune Road Frontage / Exposure and is located down the street from Amazon’s first mega distribution center warehouse in South Florida.    The Amazon 800,000 +/- square foot fulfillment center in Opa Locka is expected to be completed by the end of 2018.



Billy Planes, CCIM | RE/MAX Commercial Real Estate

Billy Planes, CCIM

Business Owners

Finding the right commercial property for your business can be a stressful and lengthy process. You’ve probably found yourself calling numerous agents multiple times, being bounced around and waiting days to get a call back.

Well, this doesn’t happen with the right people on your side. The right agent can make finding the ideal building in  the ideal location smooth sailing. After all, you do deserve nothing but the best.

Billy Planes with RE/MAX Commercial Real Estate in South Florida has been in the business for over 10 years.

He is a member of CCIM and other communities, which provide him with the access to tools and information no average commercial agent has. He will take care of the tricky part so you don’t have to.

We want to handle your real estate so you can focus on your business.

Call us today for your real estate needs. We can answer all of your questions and alleviate your concerns.



The Mediterranean Village Development Project Is Under Way Once Again.

Mediterranean Village Coming Soon To Coral Gables

After being put on hold due to the recession , a huge mixed-use development project in the heart of Coral Gables is scheduled to move forward. The Mediterranean Village Development project is under way once again.  Mediterranean Village is set to have 227 residences, 180 hotel rooms, plus 318,000 square feet of office and retail space, including restaurants.

Photo Credits: bizjournals.com
Photo Credits: bizjournals.com


The Coral Gables Museum Summer Exhibitions 2015

The Coral Gables Museum Summer Exhibitions 2015

285 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, Fl 33134

Summer is here, kids are out of school. What is there to possibly do that is educational and get your children off the couch. The Coral Museum is now hosting four events until the end of summer.

Capture Coral Gables 2015 is back for its’ fifth year in a row until August 28, 2015 . The objectives of this contest are to invite the public to explore and examine the City of Coral Gables through a photographic lens, as well as to recognize local talent.


Mini-Golf 2015: International Edition is here for its’ second round until September 13, 2015. It is a playable, interactive exhibit. The 2013 was themed on Coral Gables landmarks and was so successful that they brought it back for another summer. This year’s course includes The Great Wall of China, Ayers Rock, Pyramids of Giza, El Gran Jaguar, downtown Granada Spain, the National Mall, Sister Cities Sculptures, Mediterranean rooftops and Coral Gables’ Alhambra Water Tower.

coral gables event

Creating the Dream: George E. Merrick and his Vision for Coral Gables: Is an exhibition about Coral Gables’ founder and developer, George Merrick and the people who inspired him and helped him turn his dream of a place into reality.

Coral Gables Sister Cities: Partners in Peace: This exhibition is dedicated to the City of Coral Gables’  sister cities and the sister cities movement launched by President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1956. Texts and images tell the story of how Eisenhower encouraged the public to reach out to citizens of other nations in an effort to promote cultural understanding and world peace.

For More information on The Coral Gables Museum Summer Exhibitions 2015 visit http://www.coralgablesmuseum.org/exhibitions.php


Fast Signs Opens For Business At 1805 Ponce

Fast Signs Opens For Business At 1805 Ponce, Coral Gables

Fast Signs Coral Gables has officially opened its’ doors for business at 1805 Ponce De Leon Blvd.  Their convenient location in the heart of metropolitan Coral Gables is guaranteed for success.

Their highly skilled team of marketing and graphic experts has the experience, vision and insight needed to create, manage and implement any solution. They specialize in graphic design, content development, project management, survey and permitting, installation and shipping in storage. Visit www.fastsigns.com for more information.




Billy Planes with RE/MAX; CCIM Certified

Billy Planes with RE/MAX Commercial Receives the CCIM Designation (Certified Commercial Investment Member)


 CCIM is comprised of one of the largest commercial real estate networks in the world. The powerful CCIM network has enabled CCIM members to close thousands of transactions annually, representing more than $200 billion in value. It is extremely beneficial for a client to be working with an agent who is CCIM certified because it provides tools and technology to access needed insight and data . Members have access to resources for market information and trends through CCIM’s proprietary Site To Do Business (STDB). It’s this type of analysis and data that helps guide clients and close deals.

CCIM members are based in more than 1,000 markets in 30 countries around the world and work and concentrate highly on referrals within the network. The CCIM designation makes each member a part of a special group of like-minded professionals who all share the same aspirations. For this reason, designees prefer to do business with each other, guaranteeing productive and successful business transactions and closings.

Along with now being CCIM certified, Planes is ICSC, RCA, and NAR certified.


Unit Leased & Sold at 2020 Ponce in Coral Gables

2020 Ponce in Coral Gables; New home for a notable, international meat distributor.

TheRealDeal.com; 2020 Ponce in Coral Gables exterior photo.
TheRealDeal.com; 2020 Ponce in Coral Gables exterior photo.

“A wholesale meat distributor is herding on over to its new headquarters in Coral Gables. Natural Premium Brands purchased a 1,163-square-foot suite at 2020 Ponce, a luxury office tower developed by Florida East Coast Realty. The company will lease a temporary space in the building while their suite is under construction, according to a release. The distributor has operated in Miami for 39 years and ships meat products from its plants in Uruguay to North America and some areas in Europe, according to a press release. Bill Planes of RE/MAX Advance represented Natural Premium Brands. Donna Abood and Joe Abood of Avison Young brokered the deal for the seller.”

– See more at: http://therealdeal.com/miami/blog/2015/02/19/meat-distributor-moves-headquarters-to-coral-gables/#sthash.eeyv8QRD.dpuf

55 Merrick Way Retail Unit Sold By Billy Planes

55 Merrick Way Retail Unit is Now Off the Market

Earlier this month Billy Planes with RE/MAX Advance Realty closed the deal on 55 Merrick Way Unit 7,8,9. This 3,176 square foot retail unit consists of three developed retail bays featuring a grand show room, marble floors, high ceilings, multiple display rooms (offices), back production office-storage area, kitchenette, (2) restrooms and more.

This building is prime location for any business. Conveniently located in the heart of Coral Gables, Miami, where Aragon Ave meets Merrick Way. If you would like more information, contact BP at bp@commercialmax.net.

55 Merrick Way, Coral Gables, Fl unit 7,8,9 lobby
55 Merrick Way, Coral Gables, Fl Unit entrance