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Corridors of Opportunity: Doral is a nexus for health care, logistics

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 20:50
Doral has been the darling of two unique business sectors.
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Corridors of Opportunity: Codina Barlick on building Doral's downtown

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 20:46
“The opportunity presented in Downtown Doral is singular and unrepeatable in Miami-Dade County," she says.
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From the Editor-in-Chief: Touting 'corridors of opportunity'

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 20:42
Once mostly known for its warehouses and industrial facilities, it didn’t take long for Doral to explode with new residential enclaves, while attracting retail, restaurants, hotels and entertainment.
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Financial services company opens new West Palm Beach headquarters

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 15:28
The bank's local market president said the new locale is a testament to the company's commitment to serving the South Florida market.
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$160M senior living project in Palm Beach County wins initial approval

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 15:26
The project would create over 150 jobs.
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Carnival Corp. sued for doing business on seized properties in Cuba

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 15:17
Carnival Corp. is the first U.S. company to be hit with lawsuits over conducting business in Cuba. On Thursday, multiple entities filed complaints against the Doral-based cruise giant (NYSE: CCL) for hosting cruises on property confiscated by the Cuban government after the 1959 takeover of communist revolutionary Fidel Castro. Jacksonville resident Javier Garcia-Bengochea and Kentucky-based Havana Docks Corp. aim to take Carnival to court under the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity Act because…
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Kolter Homes buys large home development site for $52M

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 14:42
The new community in Palm Beach County will have about 800 homes.
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Condo-hotel faces $40M foreclosure lawsuit

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 14:24
The developer wasn't able to sell out the project before the loan matured.
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Construction firm reaches $42M settlement for FIU bridge collapse

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 13:49
The company filed bankruptcy in March.
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Private equity firm buys Fort Lauderdale outsourcing company

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 12:49
This firm was on the Business Journal's 2018 list of fastest-growing companies.
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Executive pays $26M for waterfront mansion in Coral Gables (Photos)

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 12:31
Steven Lempera, the president of Future Environmental, paid $25.5 million for a waterfront mansion in Coral Gables – the most expensive deal in the city since 2017. ICB Properties of Miami, managed by Petro Plus Overseas President Vincent Miclet, sold the 14,000-square-foot mansion at 41 Arvida Parkway in Gables Estates. The seller was represented by Marc Hameroff and Lourdes Alatriste of Engel & Volkers Florida. Originally listed for $68 million, it sold at an auction conducted by Concierge Auctions. Built…
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Miami fintech raises $50M in Series C funding

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 11:16
The investment will enable the firm to enter the European market.
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James Beard Award-winning chef opens restaurant at Miami Beach hotel (Photos)

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 07:53
A restaurant at an Art Deco hotel has been revamped thanks to a collaboration with a celebrated South Florida chef. The Traymore at the Como Metropolitan Miami Beach hotel has reopened after a 10-month redesign. James Beard Award-winning Chef Michael Schwartz of Genuine Hospitality Group stepped in to create a new seasonal menu for the restaurant, as well as oversee the hotel's in-room, poolside and bar offerings. The 60-seat eatery at 2445 Collins Ave. was formerly named the Traymore Restaurant…
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Burger King property owner seeks buyer for redevelopment in Miami

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 07:11
The property is within an Opportunity Zone.
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Already profitable, Doral startup attracts investors and more South Florida ventures news

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:52
A roundup of South Florida technology and ventures news.
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South Florida real estate projects in the pipeline for the week of May 3

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:22
This week's real estate news.
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South Florida Seen for the week of May 3

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 06:18
Send photos to Associate Editor Eileen Cukier at [email protected] Please include “South Florida Seen” in the subject line. Include names, titles and companies of individuals, along with event details.
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Quest Workspaces to open second location in Coral Gables

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 14:35
Quest Workspaces already has a location on Ponce de Leon Boulevard, so this is an expansion.
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Vacant site in Miami-Dade could be rezoned for multifamily development

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 14:11
A vacant property near Biscayne Park in Miami-Dade County could be rezoned for multifamily development.
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Former South Florida property manager sentenced to more than 12 years

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 14:08
He was ordered to pay more than $7 million in restitution.
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