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.

Compass Shopping

Great news for fashion fans everywhere: That indisputable Gables go-to for hot clothing options, Neiman Marcus, has just premiered a new area devoted to the hottest handbags. Featuring Neiman Marcus, Chanel, Fendi, Prada, Louis Vuitton, Saint Laurent, Valentino Garavani, Givenchy, Balenciaga, Tom Ford, Chloé, Céline, Bottega Veneta. Text by Ryan Jarrell

Compass Health

New research shows that the microbes contained in a dog’s gut could have a probiotic effect on the human body — fostering the growth of positive microorganisms and enhancing overall health. Featuring Dr. Charles Raison of University of Arizona’s College of Medicine. Text by Morgan Lindsey

Compass Fashion

Family-owned and imminently fashionable, see why savvy shoppers have been making Bal Harbour Shops a priority for 50 years and counting. Featuring Bal Harbour Shops, Text by Ryan Jarrell

Compass Auto

It’s ironic that the same company that brought us the VW Beetle, the ”People’s Car,” also brings us a car that makes billionaires jealous if they see one roll past. Featuring The Bugatti Chiron. Text by Bill Lindsey

Compass Real Estate

As One Park Grove goes vertical, it not only enhances the skyline of Coconut Grove, but also brings the laid-back neighborhood into an entirely new era of high-style living. Featuring One Park Grove, Colin Cowie, Michael Schwartz. text by Sandy Lindsey

Compass Fitness

Adding a bold new “spin” to indoor cycle centers, Key Biscayne’s new RPM Indoor Cycling sports everything necessary to take your fitness regimen to a whole new level. Featuring RPM Indoor Cycling, Mauricio Gomez, Coach By Color, text by Ryan Jarrell

Compass Travel

Despite the celebrities, gentry and throngs of tourists that flock to the French Riviera’s top vacation spot, St. Tropez remains La Peregrina Pearl of the Côte d’Azur. Text by Francesca Cruz

Compass Jewelry

Born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela, Jewelry Designer Irene Zingg was greatly influenced by the beauty of her surroundings and the tastes of her father who was a successful entrepreneur and fine jewelry collector. Featuring Irene Zingg, Sazingg. Text by Sandy Lindsey

Compass The Arts

Beauty. It inhabits every aspect of our isle, from its scenic natural lustre to the enticing interiors of our homes. Meet a woman responsible for imbuing it with that much more aesthetic excellence. Featuring Commenoz Gallery, Naydu Commenoz. text by Ryan Jarrell

Compass Pets

What’s better than enjoying perfectly mild temperature while your friends’ social media is streaming the latest snow storm? Sharing it with a friend! Collected below are 3 precious pups from local rescues who’d love to be your tanning partner during the yuletide season. Featuring Compassionate Pug Rescue, Bullies N Beyond, Paws 4 You, Ashley Lambert, Applause Your Paws. Text by Ryan Jarrell

Compass Home

The holiday season reminds us of the importance of the home and the most central room in it, the kitchen. Ready for an update? We’ve got a sampling of the most “Intagram- Worthy” kitchen trends for 2018. Featuring ItalKraft Domina Collection. Text by Sandy Lindsey

Compass Finance

Teaching children about money is something on every parent’s to-do list. But what about investing for teens and young adults? They have the great advantage of time. In fact, there’s no better time to start than right now. Text by Stacy Wynn

Compass Flashback

And then there was light! Check out with the Fowey Rocks Lighthouse looked liked over 120 years ago! Text by Ryan Jarrell

Compass Collectors

A clear counterpoint to the image of the art collector as a stodgy, cobwebbed miser, collector couple Javier & Monica Mora take a lively approach to their appreciation of the visual arts. Featuring Javier Mora, Monica Mora, Text by Ryan Jarrell

Compass Connoisseur

A chef-driven concept kitchen with serious legs, Top Chef champ Jeremy Ford provides our populace with refreshing repast at Stubborn Seeds. Featuring Chef Jeremy Ford, Stubborn Seed. Text by Ryan Jarrell

Compass Shopping

Miami has turned into a world-class destination recognized for its effervescent nightlife, beaches, and increasingly, for its conscientious fashion. Check out 3 boutiques leading the way. Featuring Boho Hunter, Antidote, Polished Coconut. Text by Francesca Cruz

Art on Art

Stepping inside one of the most celebrated private collections in Miami, we welcome the Art Basel season with show-stopping looks for the season. Featuring Nick Garcia for BlindLight Studio, Mariela Ortega, Cesar Ferrete, Sabine for The Syndical, MK @ Bossa Concept, Yves Saint Laurent @ Neiman Marcus Coral Gables, Proenza Schoulder @ Saks Fifth Avenue Brickell City Centre, Céline, Theory, Balenciaga,

Curated Couture

Bal Harbour Shops and Key Biscayne Magazine teamed up to showcase some of Key Biscayne’s Most Stylish Women. Their fashion insights and trend predictions are in inspiration to anyone looking to amp up their look this season and beyond. Featuring Nick Garcia, Blindlight Studios, Bal Harbour Shops, Dolce & Gabbana @ Dolce & Gabbana Bal Harbour Shops, Karen Martinez, Stella McCartney, Tom Ford, Gucci @ Neiman Marcus Bal Harbour Shops, Irma Martinez, Proenza Schouler, Fendi, Givenchy, Saks Fifth Avenue Bal Harbour Shops, Nicolle Barrantes, AO.LA, Gianvito Rossi, Stella McCartney, Zac Posen, Gianvito Rossi, Les Petits Joueur, Urusula Barrantes Tarafa, Lauren Kanaan, Brunello Cucinelli


The masterpiece 240-unit luxury condominium, Oceana Bal Harbour from developer and art mogul Eduardo Costantini is expected to break records in South Florida with a $1.3 billion sell out. It’s already revered as one of the most successful real estate developments in Miami. Featuring Oceana Bal Harbour, Eduardo Costantini, Jeff Koons, Callum Innes, An Te Liu, Jorge Mendez Blake, Taryn Simon, Juan Usle and Garth Weiser,

The Great Indoors

This totally remodeled 3 Bed + Den, 5 Bath unit at Club Tower Two features spectacular views to the ocean, beach, bay, city lights and sunsets all year round. Showcasing spectacular finishes, tons of natural light around every corner and superior attention to detail inside and out, it’s the perfect place to call home. Featuring DOUG KINSLEY, FORTUNE INTERNATIONAL REALTY


While Art Week may only arrive once a year, the mark it leaves on our shores is wide. Below are some top-notch artsy accessories to help give your home that artsy feel year round. Featuring Kartell, Boffi, Nest Casa, Musart Boutique. Text by Ryan Jarrell


With fixtures and lighting seamlessly balanced on the cutting-edge of both pragmatism and comfort, Farrey’s Lighting + Bath contains everything anyone could want to make their house a home. Featuring Farrey’s Lighting + Bath. Text by Ryan Jarrell

Stone Savvy

peerless, lovable Key Biscayne resident ultimately in-tune with the island’s aesthetic and all the stylish decisions that come with it, Christina Termine and her company Diamonds On The Key exemplify all the finest qualities afforded by the perfect piece of jewelry’s show-stopping and life-altering potential with lots of personality and pizzazz mixed in. But it’s the story of how she built and continues to evolve her business that will truly take your breath away. Featuring Diamonds on the Key, Christina Termine,

Key Player

As a Principal at the Lancaster & Reed’s Key Biscayne office, Richard Reed advises clients in matters of U.S. taxation domestically as well as global transactions including international corporations, partnership trusts and estates. Featuring Richard Reed, Lancaster & Reed. Text by Sandy Lindsey

Power Sip

A satisfyingly light concoction inspired by our city’s recreational vibe, enjoy this chicly crafted cocktail in any of our many scenic locales.

The 411

Pinta is back again at Art Basel! This and everything popping in the magic city this decemeber! Featuring Pinta Miami, Wynwood Oven, Mercy Hospital, University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, ZYR Vodka, Pitbull, The Museum Of Ice Cream, Ark Of The City Christmas On NW 15th Avenue Parade & Festival, Winterfest Boat Parade,adrienne arts center, The Legend Of Zelda: Symphony Of The Goddesses, Volta, Wynwood Yard’s Metal Monkey Workshop Series, Holiday Evening At Vizcaya Village, Neiman Marcus Coral Gables, Lafayette 148 New York, Atton Brickell Miami,

Encounters w/ Diamonds On The Key

Diamonds On The Key celebrated its 10-year anniversary at Cipriani with an extra-special birthday celebration for owner Christina Termine. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Marysol Patton, Daisy Olivera, Christina Termine, Estrellita S. Sibila 2. Alexia Echevaria, Raquel Watters 3. Ana Somarriba, Maria Patricia Somarriba 4. Baba & Elizabeth Padron 5. Babi Haykel, Lorena Gomez 6. Christina Soto, Lauren Tejera 7. Lourdes Tudela, Elizabeth Schultz 8. Genie Legorburu, Rosa Mora 9. Laura Munilla, Paula Barth 10. Mayra Joli, Brett Graff

Encounters @ Bal Harbour Shops

Bal Harbour Shops hosted a special Collectors Cocktail Reception inviting guests to a private viewing of rare timepieces. — Photos by Edward Leal 1. Gigi Spadei, Ronnie Vogel, DJ Irie, Ariel Mullen, Orlando Bloom, Senja Alexeeva 2. Ana Negri, Johnny Barros 3. Andy Bisbal, Cody De Sully, Kevin Knight, Mark Owens 4. Ky Jade, Sheila Melton 5. Melissa Rosko, Julian Duque 6. Evangelos Tavelaris, Mark Chris 7. Nick Franciosa, Chrissy Zamora, Adrian Vargas 8. Nicole Shelley Greenidge Prattico And Maurizio Prattico 9. Sandra & Joe Prieto, Dani Guardini


A fundraiser was held at Sazingg with a percentage of sales donated to Pan y Amor. — Photos by Maritza Minor 1. Ana & Patricia Somarriba, Maritza Minor 2. Patricia Somarriba, Diego Stecchi 3. Ana Somarriba, Soledad Vivas, Patricia Somarriba 4. Ana Cristina Argimon, Soledad Vivas 5. Soledad Vivas, Carlos Matheus