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Will there be a Great Recession for Florida hotels? Experts say still too soon to say

Published Thursday, May 7, 2020

Will Florida’s hotel industry, which powers so much of its economy, face the same devastation its real estate industry suffered during the Great Recession?

Coronavirus Florida: Some commissioners want more say on closings; cases grow slightly

Published Thursday, May 7, 2020

“It’s frustrating when you’re elected to do a job, and unfortunately because of the circumstances, you feel that you’re just a spectator,” Vice Mayor Robert Weinroth 

America’s road to reopening: States including Florida, Colorado and Arizona ease coronavirus restrictions

Published Thursday, May 7, 2020

Florida: As part of Phase 1 of Gov. Ron DeSantis’ “Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step” plan, all counties except Broward, Miami-Dade, and Palm Beach were allowed to reopen May 4th.

Starbucks details plan to reopen 90% of U.S. stores by June 1 - with big changes

Published Friday, May 1, 2020

There are some major changes afoot — temporarily — as Starbucks Corp. ramps up to open its U.S. stores, which have been closed amid the COVID-19 outbreak.

Pharma, medical equipment driving Miami warehouse demand

Published Thursday, April 30, 2020

Some industries that drove demand in South Florida’s warehouse market — such as flowers — are shrinking due to the coronavirus pandemic. But one is growing: Pharma.

Five Below reopened 100-plus locations this week

Published Thursday, April 30, 2020

Five Below has started reopening its stores, with more to come. 

The biggest US mall owner prepares to reopen 49 properties. Here's how that will work

Published Wednesday, April 29, 2020

The mall owner said it will be providing free CDC-approved masks and hand sanitizing packets to shoppers who ask for them. It said it will make free temperature testing available to customers using infrared thermometers. 

A safe bet: South Florida’s industrial market could boom after pandemic

Published Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Industry experts believe that e-commerce will take off due to coronavirus

Recent News

South Florida investor wants to sell Coral Way retail center for $24M

Company tied to Arnold Wax paid $21M for the block in 2015. A South Florida investor is looking to sell a CVS and Office Depot-anchored shopping center along Coral Way in Miami.

Developers Propose Pompano Casino to Include Industrial Space

Mall owners Simon, Brookfield set to rescue JC Penney from bankruptcy in $800 million deal

The deal would avoid a total liquidation and save about 70,000 jobs and 650 stores, Joshua Sussberg of the law firm Kirkland & Ellis said Wednesday afternoon during a court hearing.