09/10/2012 15:10 EDT | Updated 09/10/2012 15:14 EDT

The 10 Most Expensive Homes On Miami Beach's Sunset Islands

The four small, gated Sunset Islands of Miami Beach are sure hot for real estate, with plenty of character-filled mansions on the market: almost all the 10 most expensive Sunset estates for sale were built before 1960.

Though most of these properties have undergone renovations, they nearly all give a nod to old Miami Beach architecture, even while serving as vessels for modern needs and wants: home theaters, massive kitchens, heated pools, and the latest appliances.

A numbers of the properties features exquisite Mediterranean detailing, with fountains, archways, columns and courtyards giving way to spectacular waterfront views.

One thing they hall have in common? A very exclusive address. What do you think of the most expensive homes on the Sunset Islands?

Most Expensive Homes On Sunset Islands