Carter Multifamily Acquires 440-Unit Apartment Community in Tallahassee, Florida for $41.8 Million

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Carter Multifamily announced its acquisition of the 440-unit Polos on Park for approximately $41.8 million. As a result of Carter Multifamily’s strategy to transform the property through a series of renovations and upgrades, the community will be rebranded as 2626 Park. 2626 Park was built in 1999 and is located at 2626 […]

United Solutions Company forms the XP2 Community

The topics are not limited to only functionality of the XP2 Core System. A credit union could discover information regarding third party providers, networking & technology, or gain ideas from other credit unions using the XP2 System in new and creative ways. The mission of the XP2 Community website is for XP2 expertise to grow […]

Dade City Commission to interview six for city manager job

ALICE HERDEN | Special to the Times Downtown Dade City DADE CITY — The Dade City Commission has selected six candidates to interview for its open city manager position. During a meeting Tuesday night, the commission selected six finalists from Florida, including two local applicants, who will be interviewed Jan. 18. Dade City is searching […]

The best of: TRD editors share their picks for the top stories of 2018

The Real Deal’s top stories of 2018 The Real Deal’s coverage reached all corners of the real estate industry in 2018. From the Opportunity Zones craze and residential brokerage’s existential crisis, to a developer who’s become the poster boy for gentrification in Chicago and even the mid-term elections, TRD reporters and editors didn’t skip a […]

Parkland Survivor David Hogg Is Going To Harvard University

(Steven Senne / AP) TALLAHASSEE, Fl. (NBC NEWS) — Florida school shooting survivor and gun control advocate David Hogg is going to Harvard University. Hogg announced his acceptance to the Cambridge, Massachusetts, university on Twitter Saturday. He said he plans to major in political science. Hogg has been one of the most prominent voices seeking […]

Florida Execution Minutes Away

STARKE, FL — Barring a last minute stay of a stay of execution, Miami-Dade killer Jose Antonio Jimenez was to be put to death Thursday night. Florida Gov. Rick Scott scheduled the execution for 6 p.m. The 55-year-old Jimenez was visited Thursday by a spiritual adviser and ate a last meal that included a Cuban […]

Put affordable housing back on the agenda | Opinion

(Photo: Jock Fistick, Jock Fistick / South Florida Business Journal) The mid-terms are over and our newly elected leaders in Tallahassee and Washington D.C. are ready to get to work. It’s time for them to concentrate on an issue that is of the utmost importance for our society: affordable housing. Since the 2016 general election, […]

Employee fired after racist post targeting Florida State football coach Willie Taggart

TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL/RNN) – A member of the staff at Hilton Grand Vacations was fired after creating and sharing a post depicting Florida State head football coach Willie Taggart getting lynched. “Our concern regarding this situation has been a top priority. The person responsible for posting this information has been terminated," the Orlando-based company said […]

Gillum Ends Campaign for FL Governor

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Andrew Gillum, who tried to energize Florida’s young and minority voters through a Democratic coalition seeking to end two decades of Republican control of the governor’s office, ended his hard-fought campaign Saturday as the state’s first black nominee for the post. Gillum, whose refrain had been "bring it home" as he […]

Florida governor’s race: DeSantis defeats Gillum; both had strong real estate backing

Ron DeSantis and Andrew Gillum Former Rep. Ron DeSantis won the race for governor of Florida on Tuesday night, defeating Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum in one of the most closely-watched races across the country. Gillum conceded to DeSantis at about 11 p.m. on Tuesday and delivered an emotional speech to his supporters vowing to continue […]