Developing in the Caribbean Basin Conference

  Early-Bird Registration Deadline – June 13    Save $100 when you Join ULIand register at the same time! When Thursday September 11 – Friday September 12, 2014 Where Conrad Miami 1395 Brickell Ave. Miami FL  33131 What Network & Learn about hottest Caribbean real estate opportunities Quick Links  Caribbean Conference  Sponsorship Information  Schedule of Program  Contact Us

The Developers Guide to Land-Use in Miami-Dade County

Matt Toro over at Transit Miami released these awesome maps last week on Transit Miami.  Matt is somewhat of a GIS ninja and these maps give us an excellent macro view of land-use throughout the county. Here are the 5 land-use maps: Residential (single & multi-family) Commercial Industrial Agricultural Parks  

Miami Shores Mixed-Use/Land Deal Closes For $8,700,000

Biscayne 88 Terrace multifamily & shopping center located in Miami Shores was sold for $8,700,000 in cash.  Fabio Faerman of FA Commercial brokered the deal with a private Argentinian investment group. The property is a combination of 3 apartment buildings comprised of 36 units measuring 16,574 square-feet of total building area and a shopping center… Read more…

Apartment Rental Search Site Zumper Launches in Miami

Apartment rental search site Zumper expanded its rental search site nationwide today. According to Zumper’s press release: Since its launch at TechCrunch Disrupt in September 2012, Zumper has created a more efficient marketplace for rentals by only displaying listings that are posted directly from verified landlords, brokers & property managers, and never scraped to avoid… Read more…

Little Haiti Low-Income Housing Done Properly

  I stumbled upon this beautiful low-income housing project while biking through Little Haiti a couple of weeks ago.  Carrfour Supportive Housing  owns the Little Haiti Gateway housing complex, which was built in 1947. Many of the units face a courtyard which has a resident common area complete with a barbecue grill and picnic tables. All of the units… Read more…

Brickell & Downtown Once Again Becomes a Construction Zone

The construction cranes have returned to the urban core and condos are back to selling like hotcakes in mostly all cash deals to foreigners. The market is on fire. Last Wednesday evening developer Alan Ojeda unveiled his latest project, The Bond. By 3:00am nearly 1/3 of the units had been reserved.   Below is a… Read more…