Who doesn't want to live on a tropical island? Surrounded by beach, sun and waves to swim in, it's the perfect getaway from the world. Fisher Island in the Miami, Fla. area offers that, along with seclusion and the chance to say you live on an isle that once belonged to the Vanderbilts.
The $1.5 million condo for sale at 2212 Fisher Island Drive,
like the other 217 homes on the island, is accessible only by private boat or ferry. The island was reported by the 2000 U.S. Census to have the highest per capita income in the United States.
With only 467 people living there, Fisher Island is a place to get away from it all. It's where stars such as Oprah Winfrey, Julia Roberts and Andre Agassi reportedly have homes.
is listed as having two bedrooms, but doesn't get into the number of bathrooms or square feet, but Trulia.com
says it has two bathrooms and approximately 2,050 square feet. That's a lot of space for two bedrooms and two bathrooms, so if that's accurate you should have plenty of room to stretch out, or entertain your new celeb neighbors.
The home is near the Fisher Island Golf
Course -- it only seems natural to have one in such a wealthy community. The condo was built in 1986 and has been on the market for almost a year.
Comparable homes in the neighborhood have an average for sale price of $1,599,000. One of the most recent homes sold in the neighborhood is at 2233 Fisher Island Drive,
which sold for $1,990,000. It has three bedrooms, but the square footage of the condo isn't listed by the real estate
See more great homes on Fisher Island in Miami, Fla., at AOL Real Estate.