[caption id="attachment_29719" align="alignleft" width="300"] Spain's consul general in Miami, Cándido Creis, ABANCA CEO Francisco Botas, the director of ABANCA USA, Mónica Vázquez, Miami Mayor Francis Suárez and the president of ABANCA, Juan Carlos Escotet Rodríguez[/caption] ABANCA gathered more than 350 guests in Miami to kick off...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Miami is considering rules that would allow new construction to be up to five feet above the base flood elevation. The proposed changes to the building code were presented at a meeting of the Miami River Commission’s...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Melo Group has topped off the 34-story, 667-unit Art Plaza and begun leasing units with monthly rents starting at $1,600. Completion of the project at 58 NE 14th St. is expected this summer. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] LV Lending, a Miami-based private lender, closed a $12 million loan for the acquisition of Tyler Perry’s 205,751-square-foot studio complex in southwest Atlanta. The renamed Areu Bros. Studio is hailed as the first Latino-owned and -operated major film and television studio in the United States. Ozzie...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Black Salmon, a national commercial real estate investment firm based in Miami, paid $28 million for Bentley Commons at Keene, a senior housing facility in Keene, New Hampshire. Black Salmon says it plans $250 million of investments...

West Palm Beach-based Verdex Construction has appointed Jeff Attanasio to the new position of chief operating officer. He recently supervised $400 million of work at the $1.5 billion Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino project in Hollywood. The company also added Andrew Colb as chief...

From SFBW's sister publication, Lifestyle magazines [vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] By Sally-Ann O'Dowd It’s a new year, which means it’s time for those all-too familiar resolutions. You know the drill: Eat healthier. Exercise more. Lose the unwanted pounds. Crush the miniskirt. Fortunately, South Florida...