January 31, 2014

Related Group celebrates MyBrickell’s completion

The Real Deal by Eric Kalis When Related Group decided to collaborate with prominent designer Karim Rashid on the colorful MyBrickell condo building, CEO Jorge Perez got emphatic support from one of his most discerning critics. “I brought my 10-year-old son to see all of our buildings and he said this is our coolest job,”…

January 27, 2014

50th new condo tower launches construction in latest South Florida boom

Miami Herald Less than three years after the first preconstruction launch party kicked off this latest South Florida high-rise building boom in May 2011, the 50th new condo tower has formally begun construction east of Interstate 95 in the tricounty coastal region of Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach. Fittingly, South Florida’s most prolific vertical residential…

December 4, 2013

Sunny in SoFi: Record prices in Miami’s South of Fifth district

New York Post By Michael Kaplan Two decades ago, the most southern tip of Miami Beach, then known as South Pointe, was desolate, downtrodden and overrun by vagrants and drug addicts. Nobody wanted to live in the neighborhood, much less build or invest there. But in the late 1990s, big-name luxury residential high-rises began to…

December 1, 2013

Overseas Money Pours Into Miami Real Estate

MIAMI—Cranes are again rising over this city, as the poster child for the real-estate collapse enjoys a new condominium boom fueled by foreign investors looking to park their money in U.S. real estate. For several years after the housing bubble burst, a glut of towering condo buildings sat largely empty. Condo values plunged nearly 60%…

November 26, 2013

Plots & Ploys

Wall Street Journal Downscale Is Looking Up The “condo king” of Miami and a luxury hotelier are teaming up by going a little down-market. Related Group’s Jorge Perez and Sam Nazarian, whose SBE Entertainment develops high-end hotels, casinos and nightclubs, are launching a new hotel and condo brand, with its first two properties slated for…

November 24, 2013

Fine art helps sell real estate in South Florida

The Miami Herald by Ina Paiva Cordle Nine iconic, life-size photographs of celebrities by renowned British photographer Terry O’Neill fill the sales office for The Bond on Brickell, a condominium planned for Miami. Down the street, shoppers eyeing the Related Group’s Paraiso Bay and SLS Brickell projects are greeted by a huge, Philippe Starck-designed outdoor…

November 15, 2013

Miami de lujo… vidas de edición limitada

Forbes.com – Escrito por Rodrigo Medina Miami, mucho más que un destino resort, ha evolucionado en el centro neurálgico de América Latina. Junto a Hong Kong, Londres y Nueva York , Miami se posiciona hoy entre la denominada súper élite global. En 1900, con sólo mil habitantes, infestado de lagartos, pantanos y huracanes, Miami no…