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U.S. Retail Sales Fall Most in Nine Years Amid Stock Plunge

February 14, 2019 |

U.S. retail sales unexpectedly fell in December, posting the worst drop in nine years in a sign of slower economic momentum at year-end amid financial market turmoil and the government shutdown.

The value of overall sales fell 1.2 percent from … Read More

Here’s how South Florida stacks up among the top job-gaining US metros

February 13, 2019 |

South Florida’s job market was the strongest in the past year, when compared to other Florida metro areas, and it was one of the best in the nation when it comes to total jobs added.

The Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach … Read More

These South Florida hotels are among Top 10 in nation

February 13, 2019 |

Surfside’s Four Seasons Hotel at the Surf Club and the Acqualina Resort & Spa in Sunny Isles Beach are the No. 3 and No. 6 best hotels in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report.

Out-of-State Buyers Flock to Miami

February 12, 2019 |

A growing list of public officials in high-tax states are expressing alarm that big earners are bolting to low-tax states as new data suggests some home buyers are moving in response to the year-old change in the federal tax law.

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S&P upgrades Detroit’s credit rating one notch closer to investment grade

February 12, 2019 |

Detroit’s credit rating is one step closer to exiting the Wall Street doldrums of junk bond status that has hampered the city’s ability to borrow for years.

S&P Global Ratings on Thursday upgraded Detroit’s credit rating on unsecured debt … Read More

National Investors Begin to Take Interest in Detroit Market

February 7, 2019 |

In 2018, the Detroit real estate market had a banner year for transactions, new developments and big headlines. Chief among these was Ford Motor Co.’s acquisition of the vacant Michigan Central Station, a major media event that attracted attention from … Read More

FRIEDMAN’S VICTOR LEWIS & KELLEN DUGGAN SELL A 55,000 SQUARE FOOT INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY IN CHICAGO, IL

February 7, 2019 |

Chicago, Illinois (February 7, 2019) – Friedman Real Estate, one of the nation’s leading providers of commercial real estate services, recently sold a 55,000 square foot industrial property located at 4931 – 5013 W. Armitage Avenue in Chicago, Illinois. This … Read More

The U.S. Apartment Sector Would Continue to Remain Strong Even in a Recession

February 6, 2019 |

Even if there is an economic downturn in the near future, the apartment sector is likely to hold up, according to industry experts.

“Apartments are still resilient against a possible recession,” says Andrew Rybczynski, senior consultant for CoStar Group Portfolio … Read More