February 2015 • HawkinsCRE

Miami Commercial Property News | February 28, 2015

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One Brickell’s Riverwalk, Rental Units, Parking & Other Details Arquitectonica has released updated renderings of tweaked plans for One Brickell, the three-tower megaproject planned at 444 Brickell Avenue.  Related Group and GTIS Partners bought the property in 2014 for $104 million, with plans to develop the project in phases.  The developer recently told th… Investing in […]

Miami Commercial Real Estate News 2/27/2015

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NAI Miami Named NAI Global Member of the Year The award recognizes NAI Global Member firms for their leadership within the network and commitment to the organization’s strategic vision, as well as performance and growth. Rick Case Auto Moves to Sunrise, a mega-yacht facility called SeaVault could be coming to the Miami River…and more A […]

Miami Commercial Property News | 02/26/2015

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Executives aspiring to build 13M square feet in Miami dish on projects The developers of four of Miami’s largest projects shared details on their plans — and their predictions and aspirations for Miami’s future — during a Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce luncheon Wednesday. The featured speakers … Why Multifamily Overbuilding Is Not a Big Issue MIAMI–At RealShare […]

Miami Commercial Real Estate News | 02/25/2015

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Miami Office Market Tightens Amid Slowdown In Construction Prime office space in downtown Miami is scarce and corporate tenants are looking at alternative properties such as converted warehouses in Wynwood. Office Depot and Staples store closures are great news for landlords, Embattled nonprofit Plaza Health Network sells property and insider pockets millions…and more Office Depot […]

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress on February 24, 2015

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Opening testimony from federalreserve.gov Chair Janet L. Yellen Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress Before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, U.S. Senate, Washington, D.C. February 24, 2015 Chair Yellen submitted identical remarks to the Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives, on February 25, 2015. Chairman Shelby, Ranking Member Brown, […]

Miami Commercial Property News | 02/24/2015

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The rise and fall of Nicholas Schorsch From the New York February issue: A year ago, Nicholas Schorsch was guiding American Realty Properties — part of a complex empire of publicly traded and private REITs — through a spending spree. The REIT was flying high, snapping up companies and property portfolio… Moishe Mana adds to Flagler […]

Industry Leaders Discuss South Florida Commercial Real Estate

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In this video, Charles Bohl, Associate Professor and Director for the Graduate Program in Real Estate Development and Urbanism at the University of Miami School of Architecture, moderates a discussion between Avra Jain, Chairman and Founder of The Vagabond Group. Jodie W. McLean, President and Chief Investment Officer of EDENS, and Vincent Signorello, President and CEO of Florida […]

Miami Commercial Real Estate News | 02/21/2015

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Doral Bank Comes Up With $65M From New Investors New York private equity firms committed to put fresh money into U.S. Century Bank, which faced enforcement action in 2011. Pottery Barn and Williams-Sonoma closing next month on Lincoln Road, Polo Club of Boca Raton unveils $27M renovation…and more Pottery Barn, Williams-Sonoma to close next month […]

Miami CRE (Commercial Real Estate) News | 02/20/2015

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Tri-Rail wants to run trains into Downtown Miami Tri-Rail is working on a major project: Bringing its commuter trains to downtown Miami on brand new railways.  The service would connect its lines to a stretch of track that will be used by the Florida East Coast Railway — the same line All Aboard Florida’s upcom… […]

Miami Commercial Real Estate News February 19, 2015

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These Office Condos Selling Fast in Miami If you questioned the demand for office condos in South Florida, consider this sales at this building…. Ian Schrager looks to bring EDITION to Broward, Public to Miami Hotelier Ian Schrager is looking to launch an EDITION in Broward County, and is scouting sites near the ocean to […]

Miami Commercial Property News | 02/18/2015

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Related Group CEO Jorge Pérez in his own words on Miami’s economy Miami’s most prolific condo developer, Related Group CEO Jorge Pérez, is understandably optimistic about the local economy’s future, yet he sees several challenges that must be overcome to make the city a more attractive place to live.  “Miami is one of the top […]

Miami Commercial Real Estate News | 02/13/2015

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Editor’s Note: Overnight we added a couple of new sources for Miami area commercial real estate related content, and thus have some older posts linked here as we catch up to those new sources’ posts.  In any case, it makes for a good review of the recent past. Swire Properties to introduce the first “Climate […]

Miami World Center Promo Video Highlights Raw Scale of Project

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This promotional video for Miami World Center is a must see for anyone involved in commercial real estate in Miami, if not anyone interested in Miami.  MWC, immediately north of the Central Business District in downtown Miami, and one of the largest urban developments in the United States, is a combination of retail, hospitality and residential […]

Miami Commercial Property News | 02/12/2015

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Commercial Real Estate News Roundup For February 11, 2015 A devastating year for retail, a New England match made in multifamily heaven, European markets heat up, and “green industry” takes on a whole new meaning. It’s all here in the Commercial Real Estate News Roundup for February 11, 2015. S&P Increases Miami Bond Rating To […]

Video Reviews $10 Billion of Pending Miami Area Commercial Real Estate Development

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We found this video that discusses past and pending commercial developments in Miami.  In addition to being simply interesting, it has some great shots of the Miami skyline. It discusses One Biscayne, the largest condo ever built on the bay, Landmark Towers, and the Four Seasons Tower as recent developments..  It then moves on to […]