Star Island is an island community located in Miami, Florida. The residents on the highly exclusive island, there are only 33 houses in the neighborhood, live up to the name of the isle. The area is known for housing some of the most sought after music, sports, and entertainment individuals, like Shaquille O’Neal, Gloria Estefan, Diddy, Rosie O’ Donnell, Kanye West and Paulina Rubio. Initially developer Carl Fisher, the individual who purchased the different lands that would become the city of Miami Beach owned the land the section is located on. In 1922, the Army Corps of Engineers completed dredging the portion that was to become Star Island.
Residences located in this section of paradise are all more extravagant and luxurious then the other houses in Miami. In keeping with the theme of elegance and opulence, the homes all feature humongous lots, large amounts of waterfrontage, private boat docks, grand pools and high-end amenities like expensive state of the art kitchens, multiple bedrooms, bathrooms and specialty rooms. With oversized windows, multiple terraces and balconies, residents living on these properties are guaranteed gorgeous views of Biscayne Bay, the Atlantic Ocean, South Beach, and the much talked about downtown Miami skyline.