Real Estate

Raleigh’s real estate: An area guide to the growth and growing communities

Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read  September 2022— New residents have been coming to Raleigh and the Triangle region for a while now. With strong...
Spotlight On: Jessica Averbuch, CEO & Owner, Zeitlin Sotheby’s International Realty
2 min read September 2022 — Jessica Averbuch, the CEO of Zeitlin Sotheby’s International Realty, sees big things ahead for the sprouting city of Nashville. In an...
New mortgage program a positive step toward more equitable homeownership
Writer: Jerrica DuBois 2 min read September 2022 — Both the global and national challenges of the last few years...
Spotlight On: Denise Mazone, President, Minneapolis Area REALTORS®
3 min read September 2022 — Minneapolis Area REALTORS® is the largest local Realtor® association in Minnesota. In an interview...
Is metroplex real estate shifting away from a seller’s market?
Writer: Jerrica DuBois 2 min read September 2022 — The conversation around the real estate market has taken an interesting...
Combatting a decade of lagging residential development in Atlanta
Writer: Eleana Teran 2 min read August  2022 — As Atlanta looks to close the homeownership gap and develop more...
Adaptive reuse supports growth of Nashville while maintaining historic roots
Writer: Ryan Gandolfo 2 min read September 2022— Growth in Nashville has been unparalleled over the past several years. In...
Solving housing affordability will require ‘all hands on deck’
Writer: Ryan Gandolfo 3 min read August 2022 — Housing prices have gone through the roof in Tampa Bay, putting...
Behind the Scenes: Design engineers crucial to construction success
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read August 2022 — In the wake of the pandemic, typically-out-of-sight building systems such as...
Spotlight On: Drew Hardin, Director of Operations, Monteith Construction
2 min read July 2022 — Drew Hardin, director of operations at Monteith Construction, talked with Invest: about the company’s...
Addressing current and future inflationary pressures
Writer: Jerrica DuBois 2 min read July 2022 — No matter the industry, conversations around inflation are much more prevalent....
Spotlight On: Rich St.Maur, Managing Partner, Coordinated Project Solutions
2 min read July 2022 — According to Rich St.Maur, managing partner at Coordinated Project Solutions, the real estate market...
Spotlight On: Dionna Hall, CEO, Broward, Palm Beaches & St. Lucie Realtors® and BeachesMLS
2 min read July 2022 — Broward, Palm Beach, and St. Lucie Realtors is a 41,000-member association of realtors committed...
Spotlight On: Gordon Grubb, Founder, Grubb Ventures
2 min read July 2022 — Grubb Ventures creates and redevelops high-quality communities in infill locations within the Research Triangle...
Let’s make a deal
Writer: Jerrica DuBois 2 min read July 2022 — The ever-changing real estate game in Charlotte has some new players....
Miami’s new growth highlights old problems
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read July 2022— Miami and the wider South Florida region have become relocation and expansion hotspots,...
Minneapolis 2040 suspended. A win for the city?
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read June 2022 — Earlier this month, the Minneapolis 2040 plan was suspended after it...
Additional housing options in the pipeline for Broward County
Writer: Liz Palmer 2 min read June 2022 — From affordable to luxury to senior housing, local developers across Broward...
Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh metro ranks No. 1 for first-time homebuyers
Writer: Joey Garrand   2 min read June 2022 — Amid a nationwide unfavorable market for homebuyers, Pittsburgh shines as...
John Powell
Spotlight On: John Powell, President, Phoenix Commercial Properties
2 min read June 2022 — Phoenix Commercial Properties closed the books last year as their best on record. Despite...
atlanta office spaces
Reimagining Atlanta’s residential and office spaces
Writer: Ryan Gandolfo 2 min read June 2022 — As more companies are encouraging workers to return to the office,...
Brian Katz
Spotlight On: Brian Katz, Founder & CEO, Katz Capital
2 min read June 2022 — Tampa Bay is the place to be when it comes to real estate investment....
Marshall Crawford
Spotlight On: Marshall Crawford, President & CEO, The Housing Fund
2 min read June 2022 — Invest: spoke with Marshall Crawford, president and CEO of The Housing Fund, and discussed...
5 reasons Pittsburgh is a great place to live and do business
Writer: Ryan Gandolfo 2 min read June 2022 — The Steel City may still hold onto its famed moniker, but...
Broward county innovators
Broward’s industry innovators
Writer: Liz Palmer 5 min read June 2022 —The secret sauce to South Florida’s prosperous past and encouraging future comes...
San Antonio real estate
Real estate turns up the heat
Writer: Jerrica DuBois 2 min read June 2022 — As the summer gets underway, the real estate market also tends...
Palm Beach
Bits and bytes: The impact of tech on the architecture industry
Writer: Alejandro Sanchez 2 min read June 2022— As Palm Beach County’s economy continues to thrive, local architects are finding...
Bill Cawley
Spotlight On: Bill Cawley, Chairman & CEO, Cawley Partners
2 min read May 2022 — Bill Cawley, CEO of commercial real estate development and management company Cawley Partners, spoke...
David Bevirt
Spotlight On: David Bevirt, Executive Vice President – Corporate Leasing and Strategy, Strategic Property Partners
2 min read May 2022 — Tampa has become such an attractive city to live in that it is a...
David Dweck
Helping to navigate a red-hot real estate market
Real estate in South Florida continues to break records and become increasingly competitive. David Dweck, BROWARD-MIAMI president of the Miami...
Spotlight On: Janet Kane, CEO, MetroTex Association of Realtors
2 min read May 2022 — In an interview with Invest:, CEO of MetroTex Association of Realtors Janet Kane talked...
broward real estate
Making room for everyone: Broward’s residential market leaders finding inventory solutions
Writer: Liz Palmer 3 min read May 2022 — The residential real estate leaders of Broward County have taken matters...
Jim Allen
The essential role of creativity
https://youtu.be/QTa-0m_UDWs While the residential market remains red hot, concerns over inflation and other market factors have real estate deals being...
Scott Wood
Spotlight On: Scott Wood, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, True North Advisors
2 min read Apri 2022 — Scott Wood, co-founder and CEO of True North Advisors, spoke with Invest: about his...
Spotlight On: Lee Allen, President, Canopy Realtor® Association / Canopy MLS
2 min read April 2022 — Invest: spoke with Lee Allen, president of Canopy Realtor® Association, about the innovative ways...
Is agricultural land the answer to affordable housing conundrum?
Writer: Alejandro Sanchez 2 min read April 2022—  As affordable housing options become more limited and demand continues to rise...
The fight for affordable housing
Writer: Jerrica DuBois 2 min read April 2022 — Amid a nationwide affordable housing crisis, public and private entities within the...
Laura Gonzales - Franklin Street
Finding innovative ways to capitalize on opportunity
https://youtu.be/cFA-zUlCNks   Creativity is essential in an ever-changing economic landscape, and as a successful leader in business Laura Gonzales, regional...
construction
No signs of slowing down for Tampa Bay’s construction industry
Writer: Alejandro Sanchez 2 min read April 2022 — Despite labor shortages and the rising cost of materials, construction in...
Population boom leaves Triangle residents scrambling for affordable homes
Writer: Caty Hirst 2 min read April 2022 — The Triangle region is booming, with a population that has grown...
Tyrus Sanders Regions Bank
Spotlight On: Tyrus Sanders, Dallas Market Executive and Commercial Banking Leader, Regions Bank
2 min read April 2022 — Invest: spoke with Tyrus Sanders, Dallas market executive and commercial banking leader for Regions...
Camber Real Estate Partners
Spotlight On: Christopher Bellapianta, Managing Principal, Camber Real Estate Partners
2 min read April 2022 — Managing Principal of Camber Real Estate Partners, Chris Bellapianta, spoke with Invest: and discussed...
Michael Seton Sila Realty Trust
Spotlight On: Michael Seton, President & CEO, Sila Realty Trust
2 min read March 2022 — Invest: joined Michael Seton, president and CEO of Sila Realty Trust, to discuss the...
insurance rates
As Florida property insurance premiums skyrocket, lawmakers consider special session
Writer: Caty Hirst  2 min read March 2022 — Florida may be heading for a special legislative session as residents...
Leading Miami into an even more promising future
Writer: Liz Palmer 2 min read March 2022 — There is no short supply of innovative and strong female leaders...
Russ Anderson
Spotlight On: Russ Anderson, President, Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty
2 min read March 2022 — In an interview with Invest:, Russ Anderson, president of Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty,...
Gagnon Development
Spotlight On: Gary Gagnon, President & CEO, Gagnon Development
2 min read March 2022 — Gagnon Development specializes in new construction of commercial and residential properties throughout the state...
san antonio loan rates
Continued growth despite shifting factors
Writer: Caty Hirst 2 min read March 2022—  A recent study by Stessa shows that the San Antonio-New Braunfels metropolitan...
Jeff Burns Affiliated Development
Spotlight On: Jeff Burns, Founder & CEO, Affiliated Development
2 min read March 2022 — Jeff Burns, founder and CEO of Affiliated Development, spoke with Invest: about the impact...
Jacksonville leaders
What’s next for Jacksonville?
Writer: Jerrica DuBois 2 min read March 2022 — Jacksonville business leaders are looking toward the future. Whether it be...
Daniel Taylor Colliers
Spotlight On: Daniel Taylor, Executive Managing Director, Colliers
2 min read March 2022 — The Dallas-Fort Worth business landscape has seen rapid transformation over the past two years...
Beau McIntosh Catalyst Capital Partners
Spotlight On: Beau McIntosh, Managing Partner, Catalyst Capital Partners
2 min read March 2022 — Beau McIntosh, managing partner at privately owned commercial real estate investment and development firm...
real estate dallas
Population growth met with low inventory for house hunters
Writer: Liz Palmer 2 min read March 2022 — While it has been beneficial for the overall economy, the rapid...
James Donnelly Castle Group
Spotlight On: James Donnelly, Founder & CEO, Castle Group
2 min read February 2022 — James Donnelly, founder and CEO of Castle Group, met with Invest: and discussed how...
Marcus & Millichap Philadelphia
Spotlight On: Sean Beuche, Regional Manager, Marcus & Millichap
2 min read February 2022 — Philadelphia and the areas surrounding the city offer a number of opportunities for investors...
Brickell Boom Still Has Heat
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read February 2022—  In case there was any doubt, Brickell is still booming — and...
Kairoi Residential CEO Michael Lynd
Spotlight On: Michael Lynd, CEO, Kairoi Residential
2 min read February 2022 — San Antonio is a success story consolidating the required echo among capital markets to...
office space in Atlanta
Untangling the uncertain future of office space in Atlanta
Writer: Caty Hirst 2 min read February 2022 — Atlanta’s office market is tackling high vacancies in the wake of...
Steve Hudson
Spotlight On: Steven Hudson, President & CEO, Hudson Capital Group
2 min read February 2022 — Steven Hudson, president and CEO of Hudson Capital Group, met with Invest: to discuss...
Trending in the right direction
Writer: Alejandro Sanchez  2 min read February 2022— As the demand for their services continues to grow, architecture and construction...
Lynd Living
Spotlight On: A. David Lynd, President & CEO, Lynd Living
2 min read January 2022 — The San Antonio area, like the rest of the country, is challenged to solve...
Avalon Park Group
Spotlight On: Beat Kahli, Founder, President & CEO, Avalon Park Group
2 min read January 2022 — Avalon Park Group integrates global reach with an entrepreneurial spirit to provide innovative investment...
broward county economy
Broward juggles economic prosperity, population growth, traffic, land scarcity, and housing affordability
Writer: Sara Suarez 2 min read January 2022 — Over the past decade, Broward County has seen a steady increase...
John Knox Village
Spotlight On: Gerald Stryker, President & CEO, John Knox Village
2 min read January 2022 — “Social isolation can be just as detrimental to your health as smoking, obesity and...
NDM Hospitality Nick Falcone
Spotlight On: Nick Falcone, Managing Principal, NDM Hospitality & Rentyl Resorts
2 min read January 2022 — NDM Hospitality & Rentyl Resorts has been capitalizing on a new trend in real...
San Antonio real estate
Low inventory and high demand usher in 2022
Writer: Jerrica DuBois 2 min read January 2022 — San Antonio’s real estate and construction markets are booming, and as...
miami housing market
Demand puts pressure on Miami’s housing market
Writer: Caty Hirst 2 min read January 2022 — Miami’s housing market continues to boom into 2022, with everything from...
Raleigh
Real estate across Raleigh-Durham remains robust
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read  January 2022 — The Triangle’s real estate market remains robust, with a number of...
Affordable housing in Atlanta
Affordable housing a top priority for Atlanta Metro
Writer: Caty Hirst  2 min read January 2022—  With prices remaining high, from homeownership to apartment rentals, and available homes...
NAI Legacy
Spotlight On: Michael Houge, Managing Director, NAI Legacy
2 min read January 2022 — In a conversation with Invest:, Managing Director Michael Houge of NAI Legacy shared the...
San Antonio: The hot spot
Writer: Jerrica DuBois 2 min read January 2022 —Everybody’s moving to Texas. That’s great news for local businesses and the...
DH Realty Partners John Cannon
Spotlight On: John Cannon, President, DH Realty Partners, Inc.
2 min read January 2022 — In an interview with Invest:, John Cannon, president of DH Realty Partners, talked about...
Resource Realty of Northern NJ
Spotlight On: Tom Consiglio, Principal, Resource Realty of Northern NJ
2 min read December 2021 — North New Jersey is a booming business corridor that is rapidly changing as demand...
Tampa housing market
Tampa’s housing market is Top 5, but for whom?
Writer: Sara Suarez 2 min read December 2021 — A new housing program for the homeless was launched on Monday...
San antonio office market
The office market of the future
Writer: Sara Warden 2 min read December 2021 — As companies rethink their office spaces, they are also re-evaluating where...
Jacksonville Housing Authority Dwayne Alexander
Spotlight On: Dwayne Alexander, President & CEO, Jacksonville Housing Authority
2 min read December 2021 — Jacksonville Housing Authority provides safe, clean, affordable housing and effective social services to low-...
LaBella Associates
Spotlight On: Timothy O’Brien, Studio Manager, LaBella Associates
2 min read November 2021 — Timothy O’Brien sees the influx of new residents and businesses into Charlotte as an...
housing market
Orlando’s housing market may be close to experiencing a slowdown
Writer: Sara Suarez 2 min read November 2021 — A variety of indicators suggest Orlando’s residential real estate market may...
No Place Like Home
Writer: Jerrica DuBois 2 min read November 2021 — Everyone wants a decent place to live for a decent price....
Charlotte real estate
Reimagining real estate: Charlotte is re-imagining space and how it’s used
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read October 2021— The pandemic placed every industry in a once-in-a-lifetime position and, as a...
Dionna Hall
Strong residential real estate market bodes well for South Florida
Despite the challenges of the last 19 months, real estate has continued to remain an essential element of any stable...
Gilbert Gonzalez
Spotlight On: Gilbert Gonzalez, President & CEO, San Antonio Board of REALTORS
2 min read October 2021 — The San Antonio Board of REALTORS® is the largest professional trade organization in San...
Elizabeth Carr-Hurst
Understanding the current focus and future plans for the City of Fairburn
Located in Fulton County, the City of Fairburn is a key municipality within the Atlanta metro area. Infrastructure investments are...
America needs housing. Lots of it.
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read September 2021 — There is a housing crisis in the United States. Unlike the...
Franklin Street
Spotlight On: Laura Gonzales, Regional Managing Director – Jacksonville, Franklin Street
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read September 2021 — In an interview with Invest:, Laura Gonzales, regional managing director of...
Jeff Bartel
Understanding the current state of the commercial real estate market
Hamptons Group is an alternative investment and advisory firm headquartered in Miami with offices in New York. In an interview...
miami homebuyers
Homebuyers nationwide set their sights on Miami
Writer: Alejandro Sanchez 2 min read September 2021 — Miami has emerged as a top destination for those wanting to...
Rich Guertin
Spotlight On: Rich Guertin, Regional Vice President, PS Business Parks
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read September 2021 — PS Business Parks is a real estate investment trust that acquires,...
William Hanson
Spotlight On: William Hanson, President, NAI James E. Hanson
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read September 2021 — In an interview with Invest: William Hanson, SIOR, president of NAI...
J. Michael Prince
Spotlight On: J. Michael Prince, President & CEO, USPA Global Licensing Inc.
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read September 2021 — Innovation and omnichannel strategy are the drivers to success for USPA...
Jerry Libbin
Spotlight On: Jerry Libbin, President & CEO, Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read September 2021 — The past year has been a unique and challenging time for...
Spotlight On: Hugh Scott III, CEO, SK Commercial Realty
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read September 2021 — Atlanta’s real estate market has yet to tap into the vast...
Jay Parker
Spotlight On: Jay Phillip Parker, CEO, Florida Region/President, Douglas Elliman/Douglas Elliman Development Marketing, Florida
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read August 2021 —  Jay Phillip Parker, CEO of Douglas Elliman, Florida Region and President...
Don’t call it a comeback: The return to office has been delayed
Writer: Joshua Andino  2 min read August 2021— The fabled return to the office looks to remain fabled a bit longer,...
Shahab Karmely
Spotlight On: Shahab Karmely, Founder & CEO, KAR Properties
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read August 2021 — For Shahab Karmely, founder and CEO of KAR Properties, the best...
Jennifer Wollmann
Spotlight On: Jennifer Wollmann, Chairwoman of the Board, Miami Association of Realtors
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read July 2021 — With over 100 years in the market, the Miami Association of...
Broward’s industrial sector continues to fire on all cylinders
Writer: Felipe Rivas 2 min read July 2021 — Decreasing vacancy rates, an active industrial development landscape and overall robust...
Philadelphia real estate
Too hot to handle: Residential real estate market at risk of pricing out buyers and renters
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read July 2021— The residential real estate market, be it rentals or purchases, is running...
Trace Baglio
Spotlight On: Tracy Baglio, President, Saint Paul Area Association of REALTORS®
2 min read July 2021 —The Saint Paul Area Association of REALTORS® (SPAAR) promotes homeownership and protects private property rights...
Russell Galbut
Spotlight On: Russell Galbut, Co-Founder & Managing Principal, Crescent Heights
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read July 2021 — Discussing the changes in housing development wrought by the pandemic, real...
office space
With business relocations to Palm Beach County, investment opportunities in office space arise
Writer: Alejandro Sanchez 2 min read July 2021 — As some iconic business districts across the country struggle with high...
Jerome Hollo
Spotlight On: Jerome Hollo, Executive Vice President, Florida East Coast Realty
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read June 2021 — Jerome Hollo, executive vice president of Florida East Coast Realty, talks...
Spotlight On: Jon Rufty, Owner & President, Rufty Homes
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas  2 min read June 2021 — Jon Rufty, the owner and president of Rufty Homes, is ready...
Spotlight On: Steve Hepler, Raleigh Office Leader, LS3P
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas  2 min read June 2021 — Raleigh-Durham and Chapel Hill boast education heavyweights and a competitive edge...
real estate
Here is why home prices are ridiculously high in the Nashville region
Writer: Joey Garrand 2 min read June 2021 — With nearly 80 people moving to the Nashville MSA each day,...
Michael Ging
Spotlight On: Michael Ging, Managing Director Florida, Alliance Residential Realty
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read May 2021 — Michael Ging spoke to Invest: about the challenges facing the construction...
Reinaldo Borges
Spotlight On: Reinaldo Borges, Principal & CEO, Borges Architects
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read june 2021 — Reinaldo Borges, principal and CEO of Borges Architects says his firm...
Amy Carroll
Spotlight On: Amy Carroll, President & Principal, TradeMark Properties
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas  2 min read June 2021 — Raleigh-Durham’s commercial real estate has gone through a seismic shift in...
Morley Greene
Spotlight On: Morley Greene, Chairman & CEO, Trez Capital
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read May 2021 — Morley Greene, Chairman & CEO of Trez Capital, decided to press...
Jeff-Shaw
Spotlight On: Jeff Shaw, CEO, BridgeCRE
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read May 2021 —Bridge Commercial Real Estate (“BridgeCRE”) is a commercial real estate firm specialized...
Edgardo Defortuna
Spotlight On: Edgardo Defortuna, President & CEO, Fortune International Group
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read May 2021 — Miami’s commercial real estate landscape is bustling with activity, but it...
orlando
With Orlando built out, developers set sights on Lake County
Writer: Catie Schwartzman 2 min read May 2021 — The strong interest in Orlando’s real estate market shows no sign...
Spotlight On: Bradley Scherer, Founder & President, Atlantic Western Realty Companies
Writer: Max Crampton-Thomas 2 min read May 2021 — Atlantic Western Realty Companies had one of its best years in...
Jenni Bonura
The home as the sanctuary
The Atlanta real estate market remains strong, buoyed by the low-interest rate environment, low supply, strong property values despite the...
Chase Monroe
The duality of the pandemic influence to Charlotte’s commercial real estate sector
The commercial real estate sector reflects the duality of the pandemic and its challenges. In Charlotte, the office market has...
Andrew Wright
Sound macroeconomic factors poise the state of Florida as an attractive investment location
Evolution and adaptation are key factors for the commercial real estate industry and have allowed industry leaders such as Franklin...
Bruce Ford
Atlanta’s commercial real estate sector expected to remain strong
Atlanta offers a robust commercial real estate market that has experienced market correction due to the pandemic and its challenges....

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Economy, Florida, Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay braces for potential impact of Hurricane Ian
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read September 2022— Hurricane season is here and the latest storm, Hurricane Ian, could potentially...
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Raleigh’s real estate: An area guide to the growth and growing communities
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read  September 2022— New residents have been coming to Raleigh and the Triangle region for...
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Spotlight On: Greg Evans, President & CEO, Merchants Bank
3 min read September 2022 — Merchants Bank has been serving Minnesota for over 147 years. It is a community...
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Expanding access: López Scholars a significant step forward in expanding education access
Writer: Joshua Andino 2 min read September 2022— With increasing accessibility to Latino students a key aspect of the Texas...