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Wynwood Walls Named 2016 Project of the Year!

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ULI SE Florida/Caribbean announced its 2016 Project of the Year Winner on Thursday, September 22nd at the District Council’s Vision Awards to an audience of over 640 at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami. The Wynwood Walls is a collection of six privately-owned warehouses, located in the urban core of Miami, whose exterior walls were transformed into an outdoor “Museum of the Streets” by visionary place-maker Tony Goldman. The Walls surround more than 1.5 acres of land, formerly parking lots and junkyards, that now provide multiple areas for the public to enjoy. With … Read More

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2016 Project of the Year Finalists Announced

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After a thorough evaluation process, the Vision Awards jury selected five project finalists to be honored at this year’s event. The winner(s) of the Project of the Year Award will be announced at the Vision Awards Dinner on September 22nd at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami. The 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award winner, Stephen Owens, President of Swire Properties and the Young Leader of the Year winner (TBA), will also be honored. 2016 Project of the Year Finalists:  1 Hotel and Homes, Miami Beach 250 Wynwood, Miami, Northwest Gardens, Fort Lauderdale University of … Read More

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Condo experts say sales slowdown won’t lead to another crash in Miami

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Many of South Florida’s leading condo experts said a slowdown in sales will likely prevent some projects from breaking ground, but the long term view for Miami’s condo market remains positive and another meltdown doesn’t appear imminent. The Urban Land Institute brought the region’s leading condo builders and designers to Miami on Tuesday for a condo market symposium at the Four Seasons Hotel Miami in Brickell. Everyone acknowledged that the sales pace for new units has slowed, and it appears the strengthening of the dollar against foreign currencies is to … Read More

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Miami condo market will find its equilibrium: ULI panel

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Miami’s preconstruction condo market is still forging ahead, despite signs of canceled projects, lowered deposit requirements and foreign buyers downsizing purchases, a group of top developers said Tuesday. “This is a marathon, not a 100-meter dash. This is a long-term market,” said Carlos Rosso, president of Related Group’s condominium division, during a panel titled “Industry giants discuss the condo market” at the Urban Land Institute’s Miami Condo Market Symposium at the Four Seasons Hotel in Miami. Kevin Maloney, founder and principal of Property Markets Group, said he expects that many … Read More

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Harbourside Place and Frost Music Studios Named 2015 Projects of the Year!

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ULI SE Florida/Caribbean announced the 2015 Project of the Year Winners on Wednesday, August 26th at the District Council’s Vision Awards to an audience of over 675 at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami. View the Opening Video The winners are: Private Sector – Harbourside Place, Jupiter With planning and construction that spanned more than a decade, Harbourside Place in Jupiter opened amid celebrations in the fall of 2014. Jupiter’s new waterfront shopping, dining and entertainment center was developed by Allied Capital & Development of South Florida. Combining a Wyndham Grant … Read More

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Six lessons learned at the Urban Land Institute Condo Symposium

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Many of the big players in the Miami condo market, including Related Group CEO Jorge Perez, convened Friday for an Urban Land Institute event. The Miami Condo Market Symposium at the Epic hotel came at the time when 290 condo towers are in some stage of development or recently placed on the market, according to CraneSpotters.com. The question is how long this boom will last and whether the developers will avoid the pitfalls of the last recession. Here are six lessons learned from the ULI summit: Read full article by … Read More

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District Council To Host 2nd Annual Miami Condo Market Symposium

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Industry-Leading Real Estate Developers, Financiers, And Investors To Discuss Key Trends Impacting The Region Miami – November 14, 2014 – The Urban Land Institute’s Southeast Florida / Caribbean District Council is pleased to announce its 2nd annual upcoming event, the Miami Condo Market Symposium. The event is coming up on November 14th at the Epic Residences & Hotel in Miami from 8:00 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. The symposium’s keynote speaker, Jonathan J. Miller, President and CEO of Miller Samuel Inc., is a nationally recognized expert in real estate valuation whose … Read More

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ULI District Council Honors The Legacy of Tony Goldman and Goldman Properties with its 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award

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Vision Awards Dinner Coming up on August 27th The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Southeast Florida/Caribbean District Council’s 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award will commemorate the legacy of visionary developer Tony Goldman and his company, Goldman Properties. The award will be accepted by his daughter and Goldman Properties CEO, Jessica Goldman Srebnick, at the 2014 Vision Awards dinner slated for August 27th at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami. The 2014 Young Leader of the Year and Project of the Year awards will also be recognized at the event. Goldman Properties was the … Read More

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Miami’s Red Hot Condo Market: Upcoming Symposium

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The District Council is pleased to announce its successful event, the Miami Condo Market Symposium: Embracing Boom & Bust Cycles. The event is was on October 29th at the Four Seasons Hotel in Miami from 8:00 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. The symposium’s keynote speaker was Jonathan J. Miller, President and CEO of Miller Samuel Inc. Mr. Miller, a nationally recognized expert in real estate valuation whose market reports are considered the “report of record” by leading financial institutions, media outlets, and federal and state agencies. A series of three panel discussions featured a definitive … Read More

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Vision Awards 2013 Event Recap and Project of the Year Winners!

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Over 515 local industry leaders gathered to celebrate South Florida’s best and brightest on Aug. 29th at the 7th Annual Vision Awards dinner, hosted by the SE/Caribbean District Council of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami.  “The tremendous success of this event is a tribute to the projects and the people that ULI honored this year.  They, individually and collectively, are a credit to the real estate industry and make our communities better places to live, work, and play,”  stated Mark Peterson, SVP of Commercial … Read More

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