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Doing More To Incubate Tenants Of Tomorrow

MIAMI—In preparation for the upcoming ICSC RECon event, GlobeSt.com chatted with attendee Sandie Witmer, director of leasing for Metropica Holdings LLC, about urbanization and forecasts for the retail market. Metropica is a mixed-use project going up in Broward County, FL, that will encompass 65-acres and...

Two YOO Metropica Penthouses Break Records in West Broward – Curbed

YOO Metropica recently sold two penthouses that broke records in Broward County.   A 2,056-square-foot penthouse sold for $1.146 million and a 2,448-square-foot penthouse sold for $1.365 million. Both equate to $557 a foot, which set a record in West Broward.   Trillist Companies, Inc. is developing Metropica's first...

Avison Young tapped to lease office space at Metropica

Avison Young was hired to lease Metropica’s 550,000 square feet of office space, the brokerage announced on Tuesday.   The 65-acre, master-planned community will include 150,000 square feet of Class A office space on top of street-level retail, as well as a 400,000-square-foot business park.   Avison principals...

The future of cities

AMERICAN suburbs don’t come much more ordinary than Sunrise. In street after street, modest single-storey houses sit behind grass yards dotted with bougainvillea bushes and palm trees. Each house has a mailbox on a pole, with a little red flag to signal when it is...

Joseph Kavana on playing the long game in real estate

Back in the 1990s when the city of Sunrise was known for little more than the Sawgrass Mills mall and sleepy suburbs, Joseph Kavana and his company K Group Holdings started assembling land. Roughly two decades later, on that very same assemblage, Kavana and his...

Restaurant, cycling studio, spa confirmed for big mixed-use development

Aventura ParkSquare, a major mixed-use development opening in 2017, has added three new tenants to its roster.   Miami-based Integra Investments announced this week that Cycle House, the Mediterranean Kitchen and Lee Spa Nails have signed leases at the wellness-focused project, joining previously announced tenants Icebox Cafe,...

Experts zero in on South Florida development outlook

As the South Florida real estate market faces a reality check, developers remain focused on areas in the tri-county region poised for growth.   Take Jeff Greene, who compares himself to a kid in a candy store during the last downturn, having picked up development sites for...

Senior-level hires and promotions for the week of April 11, 2016

Carl Romer has been named director of development at K Group Holdings, the developer entity behind Metropica in Broward. He will oversee condo development. Romer, an architect, has a bachelor’s from the Universidad Piloto de Colombia and studied structural engineering at Fresno State University.   Read more...