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It took longer to close in January

The average time in January climbed to 50 total days, up four days since the “Know Before You Owe” mortgage disclosure rules took effect in October, according to a report released by Ellie Mae…>Read More

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Vote YES for SB 116

Business Rent Tax Cut the business rent sales tax by 1% Vote YES for SB 116 by Sen. Dorothy Hukill (R-Port Orange) and HB 247 by Rep. Heather Fitzenhagen (R-Fort Myers). Take Action by clicking HERE Important Points: Florida is the…

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New Changes to FIRPTA

The Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act, commonly known as FIRPTA, was originally enacted by Congress in 1980. Congress created FIRPTA based on reports that non-U.S. investors (investors without a social security number) were purchasing U.S. real estate and…

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Retailers opening at Brickell City Centre

Armani Collezioni, Intermix and REISS will join the list of retail tenants at Brickell City Centre, developers announced on Tuesday. Swire Properties, Whitman Family Development and Simon Property Group are co-developing the 500,000-square-foot, open-air shopping center. The announcement brings the…

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Miami’s secret real estate cash buyers!!!

In a move that could send shock waves through Miami and Manhattan’s luxury real estate market, federal authorities announced Wednesday that they will soon require title insurance companies to reveal the true names of high-end homebuyers. Starting March 1, title…

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