Power Houses 2018

In one of the country’s most expensive municipalities, to say real estate is at a premium is an understatement. Interested in knowing more about the professionals who make living in Miami a reality, we’ve gathered some of Miami’s most successful realtors and found out just what it is that makes these titans tick. Text by Ryan Jarrell. Photos by Edward Leal. Featuring: Brigitte Nachtigall of Great Properties International Realty, Doug Kinsley of Fortune International Realty, Cristian Gonzalez Black of Fortune International Realty, Kari Madera of Fortune International Realty, Carlos Balart of Fortune International Realty, Giulietta Ulloa of EWM Realty International, Elena Chacon of EWM Christie’s Real Estate, Phil Gutman of Brown Harris Stevens, Daniel Gaviria and Ana Somarriba of Great Properties Int’l Realty, Carlos and Victor Coto of The Coto Group, Claudine Coto Knautz of One Sotheby’s International Realty, Thania D. Vernon and Robert L. Vernon of Fortune International Realty, Joan McCaughan of Coldwell Banker, Jorge Boj of Great Properties International, Jacquie C. Gallardo of Brown Harris Stevens, Vivianna Franchy of E Realty International, Spencer Raymond of EWM Realty International, Olga Monson of Fortune International Realty, Carolina Rainer of Fortune International Realty and Claudia Negri of Duek Realty.

Editor's Pick: Entertainment

Looking for some fun things to do this year? We've rounded up the best entertainment spots in town for you! Featuring: PAMM, Bill Baggs State Park, Florida Grand Opera, Crandon Park Tennis Center, Arsht Center, Biscayne Nature Center, Miami City Ballet, Fillmore Miami Beach, Frost Science, The Wynwood Yard, Tower Theater, Olympia Theater, Faena Theater, Ball & Chain and Miami Beach Botanical Gardens.

Editor's Picks: Health & Wellness

New year, new you! Get on track physically and spiritually this year with some help from these experts. Featuring: Beraja Counseling Center, Pilates By Bernadette, Dr. T.J. Guiffrida, M.D., Dr. John J. Martin, Jr. M.D., Cure Fitness, Skanda Yoga, Equinox Fitness Club, mySpa @ InterContinental, Ultra Smile Dentistry, Mercy Hospital, Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, Osteopathic Center, Grussmark Centre For Invisible Orthodontics, Baptist Health Express Care and U Health.

Editor's Picks: Accomodations

Wether it's for a vacation or staycation, check out the best places to stay in South Florida! Featuring: The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Conrad Miami, Four Seasons Hotel Miami, InterContinental Miami, Atton Hotel, Fontainebleau, The Biltmore Hotel, The Setai, The Villa @ Casa Casuarina, The Standard, Trump National Doral and SLS Brickell.

Editor's Picks: Culinary

For all the foodies out there, check out some of the best restaurants to try out or revisit this year. Featuring: Costa Med, Perricone’s Marketplace & Cafe, Tutto Pizza & Pasta, Foss Marai, Cantina La Veinte, Kaori, Velvet Creme Doughnuts, Truluck’s, Clive’s Café, Blue Bottle Coffee, Fireman Derek’s, Quinto La Huella, Lightkeepers, Kazumi, Bazaar Mar, Meat Market, The Rusty Pelican and Sanguich De Miami.

Editor's Picks: Beauty

Make all your New Year's resolutions come true with some help from these beauticians! Featuring: Martha’s Unisex Hairstyling, The Smile Power, mySpa @ InterContinental, Smile Studio, Ecstasy Salon & Spa, Hair By Hisham, Rik Rak Salon, RazzleDazzle Barbershop, The Dental Studio, Paula Spa Holistic Care, Lutz Karpf and The Biltmore Spa.

Editor's Picks: Home & Office

Looking to re-vamp your home this year? These local businesses can make your dreams come true. Featuring: Interiors By Studio South, El Dorado Furniture, Lineaire Designs, Iberia Tiles, California Closets Miami, Downsview Kitchens, Farrey’s Lighting + Bath, Kean Architectural Woodwork, TBD Design & Development, Home Design & Remodeling Show, Bargain Box Resale Shop and Kobi Karp.

Editor's Picks: Services

Let's face it, there are some things you just can't do yourself. No need to stress out, the following businesses have you covered! Featuring: Maritza Minor Photography, The Law Offices of Adorno-Cunill & Damas, P.L., Key Biscayne Pest Control, Malena Assing Photography, Lancaster & Reed, Computer Maintenance, Inc., KB Community Foundation, Magellan International Mortgage, IberiaBank, Charles Schwab, Sibila + Lage, PLLC, Key Languages, Paws 4 You, Frames USA, Worldwide Title, Voices For Children, United Way Of Miami-Dade, Orange Bowl Committee, Fundacion Armando El Futuro, Branches, Parkinson’s Foundation, Susan G. Komen Miami/Ft. Lauderdale, New York Life and SKIUSA.

Editor's Picks: Shopping

Treat yourself this year, you deserve it! Check out some of the places to shop in Miami. Featuring: Toy Town, Diamonds On The Key, Isa Zapata, Freddy’s Certified Diamonds & Fine Jewelry, Denise Cronwall, Downtown Coral Gables, Miami Design District, Pandora Jewelry, The Seybold Building, Mirto, Sazingg, Lafayette 148 New York, Thalassa Boom Resort Wear, Globaltex Fine Linens, Brilliance Jewels, Neiman Marcus Coral Gables, Bal Harbour Shops, Commenoz Gallery, Jorge Bischoff, The Lapel Project and Style Mafia.