Still no food stamps for South Florida. But why did DCF deploy its Miami staff elsewhere?

October 23, 2017 | Miami Beach
The Department of Children and Families still doesn't have a specific timeline for when people will see post-hurricane food stamps. And the agency isn't answering some key questions that have … Click to Continue » ...read more
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NY firm buys into mixed-use development in Overtown

October 23, 2017 | Miami Real Estate
Rendering of the mixed-use project in Overtown (Credit: LargaVista Companies) LargaVista Companies, a New York-based development and investment firm, just bought into a mixed-use project in Overtown, the company announced on Monday. LargaVista also broke ground on the development, a 55,000-square-foot, two-story retail and office building on Northwest Eighth Street. Lyric Point will be built next to the historic Lyric Theater in Overtown and acro
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Keys resort Hawks Cay lays off 260 employees due to devastation from Hurricane Irma

October 23, 2017 | Miami Health Services
Nearly the entire staff at Hawks Cay Resort in Duck Key has been laid off, marking the first major employment casualties in the already-tight Keys job market following Hurricane Irma. … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Mississippi awards include painter who fights stereotypes

October 23, 2017 | Miami Night Life
An African-American painter whose work challenges racial stereotypes will be honored with a 2018 Governor's Arts Award in Mississippi. Joe Overstreet , a Mississippi-born painter who works in New York, … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Mortgage interest, property taxes in play in tax bill

October 23, 2017 | Miami Real Estate
The political jostling and frenetic lobbying on Capitol Hill over the Republican tax overhaul bill are producing unexpected developments that could prove important to home owners, sellers and buyers. The … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Bluegreen Vacations files for IPO to raise $100M

October 23, 2017 | Miami Real Estate
(Credit: Bluegreen Vacations) Bluegreen Vacations, a Boca Raton-based timeshare company, filed for an initial public offering on Monday to raise $100 million. According to the offering, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the company proposes to have it shares traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol BXG. It does not specify an expected share price or date to go public. Bluegreen Vacations markets and sells timeshares
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Pharmacists cited for trying to see Prince's medical records

October 23, 2017 | Miami Night Life
Three Indiana pharmacists have been reprimanded by state regulators for trying to access Prince's medical records within days of the music superstar's death last year. The Indiana Board of Pharmacy … Click to Continue » ...read more
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New Jersey developer picks up another waterfront site in Palm Beach

October 23, 2017 | Miami Real Estate
1248 and 1240 Seaspray Avenue with Catherine McGlennon and David Ofstein (Credit: The Keyes Company, evusa.com) Secaucus, New Jersey-based National Realty Investment Advisors just paid $7.05 million for another waterfront development site in Palm Beach, property records show. The 38,330-square-foot double-lot at 1248 and 1240 Seaspray Avenue sold for about $180 per square foot. NRIA also took out a $3.9 million mortgage from Miami-based real esta
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The countdown is on: Just four days until The Real Deal’s Miami real estate event!

October 23, 2017 | Miami Real Estate
We're only four days away from The Real Deal's Miami Real Estate Showcase and Forum — and there's still time to buy tickets! Click here to purchase tickets Last fall we had a blockbuster showcase, with panels and more exhibitors than ever. This year we expect an equally full house for a packed day of programming: – 11:30 a.m.: Moishe Mana one-on-one – 11:50 a.m.: Sizing up the development cycle: Moving product and launching new projects in
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Gov. Scott wants to boost spending on environment by $220 million

October 23, 2017 | Miami Beach
Gov. Rick Scott's spending priorities for 2018 continue to take shape as he enters his final year in office with a major statewide election on the horizon. The Republican governor … Click to Continue » ...read more
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