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Developer proposes $18M residential project in Broward

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 12:09
This city rezoned the area to encourage redevelopment.
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Scripps spin-off company to expand in Palm Beach County

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 07:24
The biotech will add jobs at its new facility.
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Virgin Trains parent company sells part of MiamiCentral for $159M

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 06:53
The office buildings are fully leased.
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Fast-growing IT company will move to larger Broward headquarters

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 06:47
The company will add over a dozen employees.
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South Florida's largest roofing company inks acquisition

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 06:18
The roofing company had over $95 million in revenue.
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Seminole tribe cuts off payments to the state

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 17:49
The Seminole Tribe, headquartered in Hollywood, alerted Gov. Ron DeSantis that it will not pay the state its annual casino payments. That's $350 million the state will be missing out on from the tribe's Hard Rock casinos. The announcement didn't come as a surprise, as the Senate President Bill Galvano took those payments out of the state's recently passed budget. In a letter hand-delivered to DeSantis, Tribal Council Chairman Marcellus Osceola Jr. cited an ongoing dispute between the tribe…
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With $115M acquisitions goal, Sansone Group hires exec from South Florida firm

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 16:08
Sansone Group has hired a director of acquisitions for its Southeast market, a new position for the real estate firm.
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Compass Florida recruits 14 members from rival brokerage

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 15:05
The Alex & Joe Team residential brokerage team in Miami Beach has joined Compass Florida. The 14-person team led by Alex Miranda and Joe Padula was previously affiliated with ONE Sotheby’s International Realty, where they ranked No. 2 in 2018 and No. 1 in 2017 for production, according to Compass. Combined, the team has sold over $300 million in real estate. The Alex & Joe team partners with to market property. This is part of the aggressive recruitment and expansion by Compass,…
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Banesco USA to acquire Brickell Bank

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 15:04
The transaction is subject to regulatory approval.
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Exclusive: Robertson to leave Miami DDA

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 14:51
She has headed the Miami DDA for 11 years.
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Hilton-branded hotel planned for Miami's Little Havana

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 14:05
The hotel would rise eight stories.
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$350M project in Broward enters next phase of construction

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 13:53
The major mixed-use project obtained an $118.33 million construction loan.
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South Florida Toyota dealership plans big expansion

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 13:47
The dealership was acquired in 2018 in a $45 million deal.
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Wynwood site could be redeveloped as hotel

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 12:59
This could be Wynwood's first hotel.
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Health care firm doubles space in new Miami-Dade headquarters

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 07:16
This company is adding dozens of jobs.
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News in Brief: Brightline partners with MSC Cruises; Broward College teams with Magic Leap

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 07:12
News in Brief is an abbreviated weekly roundup of recent transactions, openings, donations and other deals from companies across Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties.
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Ryder announces job-creating donation to Goodwill South Florida

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 07:07
Goodwill South Florida will rename its military apparel manufacturing division following a "significant" gift from Ryder System Inc. The companies on Tuesday will unveil the Ryder Apparel Manufacturing Division at 2121 N.W. 21st St. in Miami on the heels of a contribution for an undisclosed amount from the Miami-based logistics giant (NYSE: R). The dollars will help recruit people with disabilities and other barriers to work for the approximately 125 positions continually available at Goodwill…
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Executive Profile: Swire Properties' Kieran Bowers on the challenges of business

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 06:00
"Once something is built … the real work starts," he says.
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Business Journal hires Arrojas as hospitality reporter

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 18:03
The South Florida Business Journal has hired Matthew Arrojas as its hospitality reporter. Arrojas, a Miami-Dade County native, covers one of the most robust sectors for the business news outlet. His beat includes reporting on hotels, airlines, cruise lines, tourism, trade groups, restaurants, retail, conventions and meetings, transportation, gambling and other attractions across the tri-county region. "I'm very excited to hit the ground running and do great work," Arrojas said. "I've spent my life…
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Sawgrass Mills plans multimillion-dollar renovation

Mon, 05/13/2019 - 15:40
Sawgrass Mills' recently announced renovation will be the mall's largest to date and construction could be completed in time for its 30th anniversary. The remodel, slated for completion by 2020, will change both the inside and outside of Sawgrass Mills, but mostly its common areas. Changes coming to Sawgrass Mills: Food courts will be updated: The West Food Hall will have an open kitchen concept with Latin decor and the East Food Hall will get a bistro-like design with greenery and "community-style…
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