Pinecrest is one of the most elite South Florida communities. Its public and private schools consistently rank highly in the state and the community itself has a friendly ambiance. In terms of family friendly neighborhoods, this is one of the most preferred areas of South Florida. It has a 20 acre park with butterfly exhibit and petting zoo as well, truly adding to the family friendly nature of the neighborhood.
Pinecrest real estate is varied and homes range from the classic Spanish style home to the Florida Cracker style architecture. These variations in style and appointment translate into a range of different prices for homes in the area. Pinecrest is close to the University of Miami, Merrick Park, and Dadeland Mall, and the Miami International Airport is under a 40 minute drive. It was recognized in 2011 as one of the best qualities of life in Florida by the South Florida Business Journal and it is quite easy to see why.