December 2015 • HawkinsCRE

Profile: Equity One

Dec 31, 2015 - Profiles - 0 Comments - Standard

With corporate offices in New York, New York and Miami, Florida, Equity One, Inc is a real estate investment trust (REIT) that is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “EQY/”  The company owns, manages, acquires, develops (and redevelops) retail properties in numerous locales: New York, New York; Boston, Massachusetts; Washington, D.C.; San […]

Profile: The Rockefeller Group

Dec 31, 2015 - Profiles - 0 Comments - Standard

A global private company, the Rockefeller Group is based in New York, New York.  It is primarily involved in real estate operations within the United States, and is a majority owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Estate Co. Ltd.  The Rockefeller Group has initiated some of the largest projects in commercial real estate in the United States, […]

Profile: Moishe Mana with Map of Holdings

Dec 31, 2015 - Profiles - 0 Comments - Standard

Map of Moishe Mana Properties*: View in Google Moishe Mana is an Israeli born (Tel Aviv) American entrepreneur, real estate developer, and art collector and philanthropist that is most well known in Miami for his real estate related exploits.  Currently he is developing a large scale mixed business, residential, and art complex in the Wynwood […]

Profile: Thor Equities

Dec 31, 2015 - Profiles - 0 Comments - Standard

Thor Equities, LLC, is a real estate development and investment firm based in New York City that is active worldwide.  The company’s specialty is acquiring and developing high street investment properties in major retail locations around the world . Thor’s portfolio in New York City includes retail properties on Fifth Avenue, the Meatpacking district, Coney […]

Profile: The Related Companies

Dec 31, 2015 - Profiles - 0 Comments - Standard

The Related Companies develops, acquires, operates, manages, finances, markets, and sells real estate properties in Miami as well as around the United States and internationally, i.e. all over the place. It is active in luxury residential, affordable housing, workforce apartments; commercial, retail, and mixed-use property developments, as well as  entertainment and cultural properties, luxury condominiums, […]

Profile: The Ardent Companies

Dec 31, 2015 - Profiles - 0 Comments - Standard

The Ardent Companies is an Atlanta based private investment and asset management group that claims a focus on making credible risk adjusted returns by investing directly in real estate or via high yield debt in a senior position or mezzanine position. They claim to have led the investment of over $1 billion of capital into […]

Miami Commercial Property News December 31, 2015

Dec 31, 2015 - Top Stories - 0 Comments - Standard

County flyspecks lease for big film studio “There’s no news, which is probably good news,” on negotiations for a mammoth studio complex comprising 11 sound stages and 4 million cubic feet of water in 10 giant tanks, said Rodolfo Paiz, a principal of Miami Ocean Studios LLC. His company is in lease negotiations for 160 […]

Profile: Turnberry Associates

Dec 31, 2015 - Profiles - 0 Comments - Standard

Headquartered (see map below) in suite 400 of its Aventura Mall property in Aventura, Florida, a city in the northeastern part of Miami-Dade County and generally considered part of the Metro Miami area, Turnberry Associates is an American real estate developer active in residential, retail, hospitality, and office. Having developed more than $7 billion in commercial […]

Profile: Reis

Dec 31, 2015 - Profiles - 0 Comments - Standard

Reis is a leading provider of commercial real estate market information and analytical tools.  These tools, which are utilized by real estate professionals Reis, consist of an actively maintained proprietary database of detailed information on commercial properties in major metropolitan markets and countless neighborhoods throughout the United States.  Their database has information on office, retail, […]

Miami Commercial Real Estate News December 29, 2015

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Office Tower Sale Marks Largest Transaction In Aventura For 2015 The purchase price is nearly double the price the Steelbridge team paid for the asset in December 2012. Lennar Buys 36 Acres In Hialeah For $24 Million The Miami homebuilder plans 463 homes on the parcel. Biggest Commercial Real Estate News in South Florida for […]

Miami Commercial Property News December 24, 2015

Dec 24, 2015 - Top Stories - 0 Comments - Standard

Project for vacant port land on fast track? A campaign by Miami’s Downtown Development Authority to block any competing use on the county-owned southwest corner of Dodge Island, near PortMiami, seems to be gaining traction.  Ken Russell, new authority chair and Miami commissioner, told the authority’s board on Friday that he had me… Projects around […]

Miami Commercial Real Estate News December 22, 2015: Graham Proposes New Mega Project Near American Dream Miami; What Miami’s Skyline Will Look Like in 2030; More…

Dec 22, 2015 - Top Stories - 0 Comments - Standard

Property Last Purchased For $130,000 Sells For $43.2 Million The property, located at 66 NE 39th Street in Miami, sold Dec. 8. Graham Companies Proposes New Mega Project Next To American Dream Miami The business park would break down to 1.53 million square feet of offices, 300,000 square feet of distribution space, 200,000 square feet […]

Keyes Commercial’s Ross/Hawkins Team Pauses South Florida Wetlands Efforts

Dec 20, 2015 - Observations - 0 Comments - Standard

Scroll down for a list of affected South Florida wetlands property owners. In the latter part of 2015, James Hawkins, a Commercial Realtor at Keyes Commercial Realty and the owner of this blog, and Adam Ross, also a Commercial Realtor at Keyes Commercial Realty, engaged in efforts to help a set of owners of property in protected South […]

Miami Commercial Property News December 17, 2015

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Tri-Rail’s missing links downtown Though for the past few months Tri-Rail’s planned link into downtown Miami has sat on a side track waiting for $17 million from the Florida Department of Transportation to come through, transportation officials are confident the project will reach fruition.  There are actually two missing links… All-cash realty deals tumble The […]

Miami 21 Zoning Code Atlas Poster Available for Purchase

Dec 15, 2015 - Development - 0 Comments - Standard

The Miami 21 Zoning Code Atlas is now available for purchase on Zazzle.  This is a must for Miami-Dade County area  real estate investors, particularly those interested in commercial property.  Please note that this has James Hawkins (publisher of this blog) contact information and picture on the poster. This poster is available in 3 formats: […]