Miami Beach Realtor Ines was born in Nicaragua and
came to the USA in 1973 to continue her college education. She married Dr. Gary Flax in 1975. Gary trained at UC San Francisco California and was an active Obstetrician & Gynecologist in private practice in Hollywood Florida for over 20 years. In 1999 he retired to South Beach and Ines began her career in Real Estate. They both reside full time at The Michael Graves Building, 1500 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, Florida 33139.
Ines was a Dean's List, President's List, and Honor International Business Graduate of FAU, class of 1979. A Florida resident since 1977, Ines moved to South Beach in 1999, joined Temple Emanuel in 1999, The Greater Miami Board of Realtors in 2000, the Miami Beach Leadership Academy in 2003, the Legends Society in 2005, The Master Broker in 2006 and was named the Miami Beach Hispanic Citizen of the Year in 2009.
Passionate about people, Real Estate, and South Beach, Ines entered Real Estate to make a difference and to help you, THE CONSUMER, to provide YOU with solid, sound, and honest advice when selling, purchasing or leasing a property. Her smart marketing and intelligent representation is legendary. Her focus and objective is to take all the hassle and stress out of any transaction and to help her clients achieve their real estate goals and dreams. Her knowledge of the local market is unmatched, and her local and international connections are extensive. She is active in, among other things, the local arts and politics. Her involvement in the community allows her to keep tabs of who is who and the latest happenings around town.
Ines rose to the top quickly and has become one of the most trusted and powerful realtors in the industry. Consistently ranked at the top 1% worldwide, top 5 in Miami-Dade, Florida 100, and #1 Oceanfront Specialist in Miami Beach.
She has won numerous awards, including: WOMAN OF POWER; MASTER BROKER; LEGENDS SOCIETY; and 2009 HISPANIC HERITAGE AWARD for the City of Miami Beach. Despite these accolades, she believes her greatest accomplishments are: freeing her Dad from a communist jail in Nicaragua 1981, raising her daughter Nina, a National Merit Scholar Finalist, 2002 Duke graduate with honors and 2005 Harvard Law School graduate, who now practices corporate law (specializing in mergers and acquisitions) at Mayer Brown in Chicago; raising her nephew, Ricardo Suarez, a Dentist in private practice in West Covina, California who graduated from USC Dental School, class of 2000; sponsoring an art exhibit for local artists during the week of Basel at the Michael Graves Building; and working for numerous local and regional charities such as the Children's Home Society, Miami City Ballet, NCJW and JAFCO.
Ines is fearless and tireless, believing that nothing is beyond her reach or ability. To her, real estate is about helping others achieve their goals and dreams. She is there for you, every step of the way, by your side, advising you, educating you, or providing the best market analysis in the industry. She brings full disclosure to every transaction, always thinking of her client's best interest. She wants her clients to be able to make a decision with all the facts on the subject property and neighborhood, ensuring lasting satisfaction with the real estate experience. Her greatestest reward in business is knowing that her clients are happy with their purchases, sales and rentals.
Being sharp, smart, quick, energetic and detail-oriented have led Ines to be the #1 Oceanfront Agent in Miami Beach with over $500,000,000 in sales, including record sales at: 1500 OCEAN DRIVE; ICON; OCEAN PLACE; CANYON RANCH; GORLIN @ AQUA; BENTLEY BAY; WAVERLY; MERIDIAN LOFT; ST TROPEZ; and MUSEUM PARK.
Ines sells more because she does more! And it does not cost more to work with the best.
Realtor Wins Hispanic Heritage Award
Miami Beach, FL (October 1, 2009)– Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate is pleased to announce that Ines Flax, Sales Associate at the company’s Miami Beach office, has been selected by the City of Miami Beach Hispanic Affairs Committee as the recipient of the 2009 Hispanic Heritage Month Award in the Business Person/Employee category.
Flax was recognized because of her substantial contribution to the Community. She serves as an avid art sponsor for emerging artist events and hosts local art shows and receptions at her place of residence for struggling artist during the Basel Week. Flax also gives back by hosting the annual JAFCO fundraising at Jungle Island. JAFCO is an organization dedicated to the welfare of children. She also founded a weekly spiritual study group with Rabbi Sam Intrator.
“It’s nice to be recognized for my philanthropy and success in the business world, but I believe it’s our purpose in life to help others and one shouldn’t expect anything in return, said Flax. “We’re all on this earth to help each other and I believe with in my heart and the Jewish tradition that is our duty, not a government bureaucrat, to make the world a better place, individual by individual.”
“I am very proud of Ines for achieving this prestigious award and recognition. She works hard and has achieved this level of success because of her talent and thoughtful representation throughout her community,” said Charles Richardson, Regional Senior Vice President, Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate, Southeast Florida.
Flax will be presented with a certificate by the Miami Beach Mayor and City Commission, along with the Hispanic Affairs Committee, on Friday, October 16, 2009 at 5:30 p.m. The award presentation will be part of the City’s Hispanic Heritage Month Festival at North Shore Park and Youth Center, 501 72 Street. The event is free and will also include entertainment and an empanada contest.
Ines Flax, may be reached at 786-218-7600
Ines Joins The Legend Society - Sunday, January 01, 2006
INTRODUCTION OF INES AT COLDWELL BANKER AWARDS CEREMONY 2006
By Debbie Preston
Managing Broker -
We have gathered here today to celebrate greatness, Ines Flax is one of those who has achieved greatness by rapidly rising to the top and becoming a member of the Legends Society and Top Ten Miami-Dade in less than 5 years. She has accomplished what few do in their entire professional life!
Her assistant, Patty, says: “I am blessed to work for an extraordinary woman”.
Her clients say: “I wish there was an Ines everywhere I own Real Estate”. While others would say: “She is the Queen of South Beach” and” The Most Trusted Name in The Industry”.
Another top producer says: “Ines is extremely intelligent, charismatic, and professional, a rare combination indeed”.
Her daughter, a Harvard Law Graduate, says: “the best compliment I could ever receive is for someone to say that I am like my Mother in any way, shape or form”. It doesn’t get any better than that, does it? The list of accolades is endless.
What drives her? Her achievement is the result of hard work, determination, sharp mind, consummate professionalism, social charm, and putting her customers first. She works diligently towards the best interest of her customers.
You may contact her at 786-218-7600 or InesFlax@aol.com
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