March 25, 2019

National Real Estate Investor | 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today

FHA tightening its standards on first-time home buyers, reports the Wall Street Journal. Forbes looks at how digital technology is affecting the commercial real estate industry. These are among today’s must reads from around the commercial real estate industry. Click here to read the entire article from National Real Estate Investor.

March 25, 2019

Miami Herald Business Monday | Moishe Mana say’s he’s ready to act on Flagler Street

The entrepreneur and his top lieutenants say they’re ready to move on plans to establish a “creative community” centered around art and tech and revive a tired stretch of Flagler Street that years ago was the center of Miami life… Click here to read the entire article from the Miami Herald.

March 22, 2019

Miami Agent Magazine | This Week in Real Estate: Downtown hotel market, groundbreaking plans and more

A report from the Miami Downtown Development Authority projects that based on proposals and plans for upcoming hotel developments in downtown Miami, the area could see as many as 12,000 additional hotel rooms added to the city’s total supply in the coming years Click here to read the entire article from Miami Agent Magazine.

March 06, 2019

Miami Today | NY mission strikes gold with an immediate catch

A New York City recruiting trip last week by the Beacon Council, the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau and Miami’s Downtown Development Authority was so successful that one new company has already committed to Miami and another “has expressed great interes,” said James Kohnstamm, Beacon Council senior vice president for economic development. To read […]

February 27, 2019

Miami Today | Redevelopment of Flagler Street a waiting game once more

The long-delayed redevelopment of Flagler Street between the Dade County Courthouse and Biscayne Boulevard appears to be a waiting game again, but its one that stakeholders say will result in a better product. To read the entire article from the Miami Today, please click here.

February 27, 2019

Miami Today | Pilot program still awaited in effort to unclog bridge traffic

There’s an apparent cease-fire in the battle between Miami’s Downtown Development Authority and the US Coast Guard and the Florida Department of Transportation to enforce (and possibly expand) lock-down times for the Brickell Avenue Bridge. To read the entire article from the Miami Today, please click here.

February 27, 2019

Miami Today | Miami heads to icy Northeast to lure businesses

Representatives of Miami’s Downtown Development Authority, the Beacon Council, and the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau were scheduled to venture to the frozen Northeast (temperatures predicted in the 20s and 30s) this week to pitch Miami’s case. To read the entire article from the Miami Today, please click here.

February 20, 2019

SFBJ | Media company opens international HQ in downtown Miami

Viacom International Media Network (VIMN) Americas made downtown Miami its new home. Miami Mayor Francis Suarez, Miami Downtown Development Authority (DDA) Executive Director Alyce Robertson, VIMN Americas president Pierluigi Gazzolo and VIMN Americas Executive Vice President and COO Juan Acosta were present at a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Feb. 20 to inaugurate the media company’s new […]

February 14, 2019

Forbes | Six Reasons Everyone Is Moving To Brickell

Move over, South Beach. Miami’s downtown core is one of the fastest-growing destinations in the country. Florida’a population is growing at a rate of 900 people per day, second in the country only behind Texas. Within Florida, Brickell is the hotspot, with the most new construction condos, and nearly tripling its population between 2000 and […]

February 13, 2019

Businesses Flow from afar into Brickell, downtown offices

The office market in the central business district and Brickell is solid, observes say, and not likely to be blown off course anytime soon. To read the entire article from the Miami Today, please click here.

February 09, 2019

Miami Herald | Miami Beach can be a tough place for millennials to live. This program aims to help.

When Nicole Martinez and her husband started looking to buy a home a few years ago, the couple began the search in their Miami Beach neighborhood. “We really wanted to stay on the Beach. We loved living there,” Martinez, 32, said. To read the entire article from the Miami Herald, please click here.

February 07, 2019

CoStar | High-Rise Developers Discovering Miami’s Edgewater Neighborhood

(Corrected Feb. 8 to show the final sales price for the parcel in the second paragraph was $29.6 million, and not $21.9 million as originally reported in public records.) In the 1960s and 1970s, the Edgewater neighborhood along Biscayne Bay in Miami was an area of modest single-family homes and department store icons Sears, Burdines […]

January 30, 2019

Miami Today | Downtown to help fund Underdeck, a new park under I-395

Directors of Miami’s Downtown Development Authority voted Friday to commit $50,000 to the development of the open space under I-395 as the underdeck, a linear park that is meant to be a community gathering place. To read the entire article from the Miami Today, please click here.

January 28, 2019

Miami Herald | Downtown Miami’s office market is diversifying: that’s good news for our local economy

Miami’s pursuit of Amazon thurst our region’s technology sector to the forefront, but new data from the Miami Downtown Development Authority indicate that tech companies have been eyeing our urban core as a viable home base for years. To read the entire article from the Miami Herald, please click here.

January 25, 2019

MiamiAgent Magazine | This Week in Miami Real Estate: Downtown growth, scholarship funds and more

In areas like Brickell and the city’s central business district, a flood of gleaming new skyscrapers have helped attract more residents to Miami’s urban core. A report from the Miami Downtown Development Authority released this week confirms that major corporations are now focusing their attention on downtown as well. To read the entire article from […]

January 17, 2019

CoStar | New Downtown Apartment Tower Stands Out Amid Miami’s Rental Construction Boom

Miami Worldcenter, a skyline-altering development in downtown Miami, has achieved the first of five milestones planned this year with the completion of a new 43-story apartment tower. To read the entire article from CoStar, please click here.

January 09, 2019

Daily Business Review | Downtown Miami: No Longer 9 To 5

Perhaps it is not surprising the area’s office market is changing but it may be news to some that downtown’s population now of 250,000 has helped it evolve from a daytime business market into a 24-hour, live-work-play city. To read the entire article from the Daily Business Review, please click here.