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Oprah’s former penthouse on an exclusive private island in Florida just sold for $20 million. Look inside the 4-bedroom condo in America’s richest ZIP code.

A penthouse in America’s richest ZIP code that once belonged to Oprah Winfrey just sold for $US20 million, Fang Block reported for Mansion Global. The 6,170-square-foot residence is on Florida’s Fisher Island, an exclusive manmade island where the average income is $US2.2 million. Winfrey owned the penthouse, which features 20-foot […]
Oprah’s former penthouse on an exclusive private island in Florida just sold for $20 million. Look inside the 4-bedroom condo in America’s richest ZIP code.
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The richest ZIP code in the US, a private island off the coast of Miami, applied for a small business loan. It was approved for $2 million in funding — but residents voted to reject it.

Fisher Island, a private island off the coast of Miami, applied for and got approval for a $US2 million loan to help struggling small businesses during the pandemic, The Miami Herald reported. On Friday, residents of the island voted to reject the funds. The $US2 million forgivable loan was part […]
The richest ZIP code in the US, a private island off the coast of Miami, applied for a small business loan. It was approved for $2 million in funding — but residents voted to reject it.
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A private island off the coast of Miami paid $30,000 for 1,800 coronavirus antibody tests while the rest of the US struggles to obtain any tests at all. Here’s how America’s richest ZIP code did it.

As countries around the world grapple with the coronavirus pandemic, the richest ZIP code in the US – a private island off the coast of Miami – has snapped up 1,800 antibody tests for its residents and staff. Business Insider talked to Fisher Island staff and residents, parsed through reports […]
A private island off the coast of Miami paid $30,000 for 1,800 coronavirus antibody tests while the rest of the US struggles to obtain any tests at all. Here’s how America’s richest ZIP code did it.
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The superintendent of Miami-Dade County Public Schools slams Fisher Island for buying $30,000 worth of antibody tests as schools work to feed ‘shoeless, mask-less, hungry children’

Fisher Island, Florida, is the richest ZIP code in the US, with an average income among residents of $US2.2 million and a median home value of roughly $US3 million. On Monday, the Miami Herald reported that everyone in the exclusive enclave, including staff, can get tested for coronavirus antibodies. The […]
The superintendent of Miami-Dade County Public Schools slams Fisher Island for buying $30,000 worth of antibody tests as schools work to feed ‘shoeless, mask-less, hungry children’
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Fisher Island, the richest ZIP code in the US, paid $30,600 to buy 1,800 coronavirus antibody tests for residents and staff. That’s almost how much each family pays in annual dues to live on the private island.

Fisher Island, the richest ZIP code in the US, purchased coronavirus antibody tests for all of its residents and staff, The Miami Herald reported. The island paid a total of $US30,600 for 1,800 tests that cost $US17 each, according to The New York Times. Annual membership dues to live on […]
Fisher Island, the richest ZIP code in the US, paid $30,600 to buy 1,800 coronavirus antibody tests for residents and staff. That’s almost how much each family pays in annual dues to live on the private island.
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While the US waits for widespread antibody tests to roll out, ultrawealthy enclaves are already arranging community-level testing for residents

Healthcare companies are working to roll out widespread coronavirus antibody tests to Americans. But some of America’s richest already have access to them. From Miami’s Fisher Island to Colorado’s ski town of Telluride, wealthy enclaves are obtaining antibody tests for those who live and work there. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
While the US waits for widespread antibody tests to roll out, ultrawealthy enclaves are already arranging community-level testing for residents
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A penthouse in America’s richest ZIP code that’s been on and off the market for 6 years just got relisted at a massive price cut. Here’s a look inside the $5.9 million home.

Fashion designer Lubov Azria has relisted the Fisher Island penthouse she shared with her late husband, Max Azria, for $US5.9 million. According to listing records on realtor.com, the home has been on and off the market over the past few years. The home boasts nearly 5,800 square feet of interior […]
A penthouse in America’s richest ZIP code that’s been on and off the market for 6 years just got relisted at a massive price cut. Here’s a look inside the $5.9 million home.
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Wealthy people love golf carts that aren’t on golf courses

I’ve spent the past year covering luxury lifestyle and wealth for Business Insider. I’ve toured multimillion-dollar penthouses and mansions, visited the richest zip code in the US, and attended the glitzy Monaco Yacht Show. One surprising thing kept popping up in all of these places: golf carts. Specifically, I’m talking […]
Wealthy people love golf carts that aren’t on golf courses
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A day in the life of the top real-estate broker in Miami, who commutes by ferry to the richest ZIP code in the US and sold more than $189 million of luxury homes in 2018

Dora Puig is the top real-estate broker in the Miami area by sales volume, according to REAL Trends, a residential brokerage industry publication. She sold more than $US189.4 million worth of homes in 2018. Puig, who founded Luxe Living Realty, usually wakes up at 7 a.m., eats breakfast at her […]
A day in the life of the top real-estate broker in Miami, who commutes by ferry to the richest ZIP code in the US and sold more than $189 million of luxury homes in 2018
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I toured a $16 million condo in the country’s richest ZIP code, a private island off the coast of Miami. Take a look inside the luxury residence, which is only accessible by boat.

Fisher Island, a 216-acre private island off the coast of Miami, is the richest ZIP code in the country. The average income on the island is $US2.2 million, according to a recent Bloomberg report. I got access to a four-bedroom, $US15.9 million condo designed by Bottega Veneta on the island. […]
I toured a $16 million condo in the country’s richest ZIP code, a private island off the coast of Miami. Take a look inside the luxury residence, which is only accessible by boat.
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The founder of Safeway Insurance is selling his $12 million condo in America’s richest zip code, a private island off the coast of Miami. Take a look inside the 6-bedroom villa.

The founder of Safeway Insurance is selling his $US11.995 million condo on Fisher Island,the country’s richest zip code. Fisher Island is a private island off the coast of Miami. The average income on the island is $US2.2 million. To live on Fisher Island, residents must pay a $US250,000 entry fee […]
The founder of Safeway Insurance is selling his $12 million condo in America’s richest zip code, a private island off the coast of Miami. Take a look inside the 6-bedroom villa.
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Fisher Island, the richest ZIP code in America with an average income of $2.2 million, has obtained coronavirus antibody tests for all 800 families and staff who live there because it’s ‘what residents wanted’

The richest ZIP code in the US is Fisher Island, a members-only island off the coast of Miami where the average income of residents is $US2.2 million. Fisher Island has bought “thousands” of COVID-19 tests from the University of Miami Health System for all of its residents and staff, the […]
Fisher Island, the richest ZIP code in America with an average income of $2.2 million, has obtained coronavirus antibody tests for all 800 families and staff who live there because it’s ‘what residents wanted’