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Whether you are looking for a new home, condominium or summer get-away, you will find what you're looking for in Aventura, Florida. This booming community has so much to offer that it is actually a bit overwhelming.
Located in northeastern Miami-Dade County, Aventura has everything you need in a community. If you are looking for your first home, downsizing to a condominium, looking for a new home for your growing family or even a weekend and summer get-away, it is a smart move to work with an Aventura realtor.
So what is it that makes this suburban city named for the Spanish word for adventure, so appealing? Let start with the location. Yes, this area was hit by a hurricane in 2005, but honestly each and every area has its own share of weather woes. Living in Aventura gives you a climate that cannot be beat: hot and humid summers and short and warm winters. You'll find yourself outside soaking up the sun, taking relaxing walks along the many tree-lined streets, taking the boat out for an afternoon, and getting your golf game in shape. And yes, you can do this year-round!
The sea-level and coastal location is appealing for everyone and is one of the best reasons to visit this city when looking for a new house. Unique to this community is a free city run public bus service. The Aventura Express Shuttle is free to all Aventura residents and is an easy way for you and your family to get around. Leave your car at home and take the free express shuttle to your favorite downtown cafe and then perhaps stop off at the Aventura Mall for some shopping.
The Aventura Mall is a very popular location in the city with a range of shops, dining options and recreation choices. This is indoor shopping at its best. If you are in town looking at Aventura homes, don't miss the wide-range of outdoor shopping centers in the city as well. Popular choices for outdoor shopping include The Promenade Shops, The Shoppes at the Waterways, and Aventura Commons.
One of the keys to learning about the housing options you have in Aventura is working with a certified Aventura realtor. A realtor will meet with you to discuss your housing needs and show you the Aventura neighborhoods that will fit for you. When meeting with your realtor, be sure to ask about area schools and recreation options.
In fact Aventura is known for its leading Aventura City of Excellence School. This K-8 charter school was opened in 2003 and is sponsored by the city. In 2006, the Aventura City of Excellence School was ranked as one of the top 10 schools in Florida. With only 100 children per grade, the classrooms are not overpacked and even better - priority is given to children who live in Aventura.
In addition to this school there is a range of schooling options for your children, all operated by the Miami-Dade County Public School System. During your research into Aventura homes, be sure to check the proximity of your new home or condominium to area schools. For university studies, the Florida International University has a location in North Miami (Florida International University: Biscayne Bay Campus).
Of course during your visit to Aventura and learning all about the community, you will want to take in the Country Club Drive Circle. This is multimillion dollar recreation area that includes over three miles of paved walking, jogging and cycling paths and multiple gardens. In fact while looking for a house for sale in Aventura, you could very likely find yourself visiting the nearby homes and highrise buildings that overlook this stunning recreation area. If you are a golfer, be sure to take a break from house shopping and do a round or two at the Turnberry Golf Course.
As you can see, we weren't exaggerating when we said Aventura has a lot to offer. A home in Aventura makes great sense for any type of home buyer.