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►The U.S. housing market overall is in rent territory, which means renting and reinvesting will outperform owning and building equity in terms of wealth creation, according to the Beracha Hardin & Johnson Buy vs. Rent Index, produced by Florida Atlantic University and Florida International University faculty.
►The Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce, 1800 N. Dixie Highway, is collecting ties for male students at Boca Raton Elementary to dress like business professionals on Wednesdays.
►The 77,760-square-foot Building Two in the new Liberty Airport Center, at 6035 Southern Blvd. in West Palm Beach, has reached full occupancy with a 51,840-square-foot lease by Crown Castle USA.
►Florida Atlantic University’s College of Business has launched the Kathleen Brush Program for Women in Leadership, a 12-session certificate course that teaches hard and soft business skills and techniques to overcome subtle gender biases.
►Residential real estate markets in Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach are all well above their long-term pricing trends, by 14 to 16 percent, according to a new market update produced by faculty in the Florida Atlantic University College of Business.
►A condominium at The Bristol tower, 1100 S. Flagler Drive in West Palm Beach, sold for $10.4 million, a new record for a condo unit in the city, the Palm Beach Post reported.
►Jupiter Medical Center has completed an urgent care location at The Baron Shoppes, 2628 SE Federal Highway in Stuart.
►Michele Jacobs is CEO of the Economic Council of Palm Beach after previously serving as chief strategy officer.
►The West Palm Beach City Commission approved the Okeechobee Business District, along Okeechobee Boulevard between CityPlace and Flagler Drive, which clears the way for Related Companies’ One Flagler, a 25-story office tower.