| Jun 10, 2014
| 11:22 AM
CNL Commercial Real Estate said Tuesday it will expand its commercial property portfolio through an alliance with Charlotte, N.C.-based Crescent Communities.
As a result, 10 to 20 Crescent employees will become employees of CNL, said Ken Loeber,...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 5:24 AM
Despite recent concerns about a shortage of homes for sale, South Florida still ranks among the top 20 markets nationwide in which to buy foreclosures this year.
Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties come in at No. 12 on the list compiled by...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 10:52 AM
South Florida shoppers proved civil, well-behaved and even friendly at times as they jammed the aisles of malls, electonics outlets and toy stores for the Black Friday retail frenzy.
By mid-morning, though, the overnight rush had largely subsided and...
| Dec 3, 2011
| 7:35 PM
Bimini Bay was supposed to be a world-class vacation resort, with a water park, clubhouse and 360 town homes just a few miles from Walt Disney World.
But the water park is a ditch of red dirt and weeds, the clubhouse is half-built and exposed to the...
| May 18, 2013
| 12:12 PM
When people think of gun violence, they typically think of a masked robber or a disturbed young man with an assault rifle and hundreds of rounds of ammunition.
In truth, the most common victim of fatal gun violence is a distraught man who, alone in a...
| May 19, 2013
| 7:00 AM
How do the wealthy stay wealthy? The mandatory financial disclosure released last week by commerce secretary nominee Penny Pritzker provides a rare look at an American billionaire's entire investment portfolio. Pritzker inherited much of her wealth,...
| Jul 8, 2011
Andrew Rossi didn't realize that one of the more infamous snippets of video that he used in his documentary, “Page One: Inside the New York Times,” came from Orlando. A live-mike faux pas by Sam Zell, who had just taken over the company,...
| Oct 6, 2011
Billy Bob Thornton's estranged daughter Amanda Brumfield was sentenced to 20 years in prison for the 2008 death of her 1-year-old goddaughter. Billy Bob Thornton reportedly hadn't talked to Amanda Brumfield for "a substantial number of years," his rep...
| Feb 23, 2011
Plain and simple, straightforward, nothing more than a list of wines that are great values — all under $15 a bottle. But, along the way, a few lessons on how to find values like them. Plus, foods to enjoy with them.
| Mar 2, 2011
What it is: A German maibock — a style breweries usually trot out for a few months each spring. The heavy malt in a maibock makes it a bit thick and savory for summer heat, but lacking roast or heft, most maibocks are too light during the coldest...
| Mar 9, 2008
When Sergio Lopez decided it was time to build a swimming pool in the backyard of his College Park home, he knew he was limited. In fact, he wasn't even sure if he could fit a pool in his backyard.
Fast-forward six months and Lopez is the splashy owner...