Best cities for startups? Miami makes the grade

The Miami skyline With more businesses relocating to Miami in search of tax breaks and a growing international economy, WalletHub has listed four South Florida cities on its 2014 list of best cities to start a business. Miami ranked No. 57 on the list, out of 150 cities in the U.S., according to the South […]

Miami Heat dominates priciest home list

Chris and Adrienne Bosh Chris Bosh and the reigning back-to-back champion Miami Heat have another reason to boast: they own four of the five most expensive homes in the entire National Basketball Association. The Heat’s “Big Three” of Bosh, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade appeared on HoopsHype’s list of the 10 priciest residences owned by […]

David Beckham gains support for Miami MLS team

David Beckham Soccer legend David Beckham has the backing of Major League Soccer as he pushes to bring a new team to Miami. MLS commissioner Don Garber confirmed that the league supports Beckham’s efforts to launch an expansion team in South Florida, the Sun-Sentinel reported. Beckham made another visit to the region last week to […]

Companies pay premium to hedge against storms

Downtown Miami after Hurricane Wilma On the third floor of the New World tower in downtown Miami, generators large enough to power a small city serve as backup in case of the devastating hurricanes and storm surges some climate scientists predict in South Florida’s near future. With the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration expecting “above […]

Fit2Play Summer Camps 2013

http://www.miamidade.gov/parks/kids-summer_camp.asp Fit2Play Summer Camps 2013 Register Now Online!   Fit2Play Summer Camps 2013 (Ages 6 – 14) June 10 – August 16, 2013 Open Regular Hours 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Early Drop off 7:30 a.m. Late Pick-up option 6:00 p.m.   $40 – $90* per week Plus a one-time annual registration fee of $12. […]

Today’s priciest new listing 2/28/2013

Today’s priciest new listing is a five-bedroom, five-bathroom, 5,166-square-foot single-family home that is asking $5.5 million, according to Condo Vultures. The waterfront house, which is located 700 Lake Road Miami, sits on 19,110 square feet of land and features 150 feet of water frontage with a dock. Dora Puig of Puig Werner Real Estate has […]

South Florida 12th-best region in the country to purchase a foreclosure

South Florida ranked 12th in the nation on best places to buy a foreclosure, and could see nearly 105,000 distressed homes hit the market in 2013, the Palm Beach Post reported based on a new national report from RealtyTrac. Of the 20 most attractive U.S. metropolitan regions in which to purchase a foreclosure, six are […]