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"Wealthy investors betting on luxury real estate would do best by putting their money in Dubai or MIAMI next year, according to a new report...MIAMI ranked second, with prices expected to increase 5%...MIAMI also remains a popular haven for the wealthy, given its low tax rates and growing number of financial firms locating their headquarters or offices in South Florida."

"๐— ๐—œ๐—”๐— ๐—œ ๐—”๐—ฅ๐—ง ๐—ช๐—˜๐—˜๐—ž attracts millions of visitors from across the globe to Miami’s sunny beaches and luxurious enclaves for a celebration of art, design, fashion, style and culture. ๐— ๐—œ๐—”๐— ๐—œ ๐—”๐—ฅ๐—ง ๐—ช๐—˜๐—˜๐—ž brings together some of the world’s best artists, galleries, art collectors, designers and cultural icons for a week of art shows, installations, events and lavish parties." (Guide presented by PROFILEmiami, a Master Brokers Forum partner.) http://profilemiamire.com/miamirealestate/2022/10/13/profilemiami-guide-to-art-basel-2022-art

๐Ÿ‘€ WE SEE YOU, John Reza Parsiani P.A.! This Master Brokers Forum member represented the developer in this recent $4 million-plus sale of two Aria Reserve Miami units to soccer pro Paul Pogba. (See article below.) Congratulations! http://therealdeal.com/miami/2022/11/22/consolation-prize-soccer-pro-paul-pogba-buying-miami-condos/

"๐™๐™๐™š๐™ง๐™š’๐™จ ๐™จ๐™ฉ๐™ž๐™ก๐™ก ๐™– ๐™ก๐™ค๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™ก๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™š ๐™ค๐™› ๐™—๐™ช๐™ฎ๐™š๐™ง๐™จ ๐™›๐™ง๐™ค๐™ข ๐™–๐™˜๐™ง๐™ค๐™จ๐™จ ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™˜๐™ค๐™ช๐™ฃ๐™ฉ๐™ง๐™ฎ ๐™–๐™ฃ๐™™ ๐™ค๐™ซ๐™š๐™ง๐™จ๐™š๐™–๐™จ ๐™—๐™ช๐™ฎ๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™œ ๐™๐™ค๐™ข๐™š๐™จ ๐™๐™š๐™ง๐™š, undaunted by the price tags..." (Article link below.) http://www.miamiherald.com/news/business/real-estate-news/article269047422.html

These Master Brokers Forum members were all involved in last week's top ten Miami condo sales, a week in which "...volume and average price bounced back significantly." (Article link below.) Congratulations! http://therealdeal.com/miami/2022/11/22/fisher-island-unit-tops-miami-dades-weekly-condo-sales/

"...the direct connection will remove a number of cars from the perennially chock-a-blocked Interstate 95. 'Every time we get more train sets going into downtown Miami it frees up capacity on I-95...'" http://www.sun-sentinel.com/business/fl-bz-tri-rail-miami-central-progress-20221118-44tao2qugzhxlp6n6ylkpx6erq-story.html

๐ŸŒด 7๏ธโƒฃ "๐™ˆ๐™ž๐™–๐™ข๐™ž ๐™ฅ๐™ก๐™–๐™˜๐™š๐™™ ๐™‰๐™ค. 7 ๐™ค๐™ฃ ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™ค๐™ซ๐™š๐™ง๐™–๐™ก๐™ก ๐™—๐™š๐™จ๐™ฉ ๐™ฅ๐™ง๐™ค๐™จ๐™ฅ๐™š๐™˜๐™ฉ๐™จ ๐™ก๐™ž๐™จ๐™ฉ. The city was...described as among the fastest-growing markets in the U.S. with “solid” economic performance and recovery." http://southfloridaagentmagazine.com/2022/11/04/miami-named-one-of-the-cities-with-the-best-real-estate-prospects-in-2023/

WATCH: Video highlights from this month's outstanding Gold Coast Master Brokers Forum discussion and dinner, generously hosted by Selene Oceanfront Residences. CEO panelists Margy Grant from Florida Realtors and Dionna Brahs Hall from Broward, Palm Beaches & St. Lucie Realtors discussed "The Big Three" issues impacting Florida real estate (plus a few others!) https://youtu.be/JdDGxQ-jL4M

"The pandemic-induced migration of hedge fund managers, financial services professionals, tech and cryptocurrency entrepreneurs and ultra-wealthy individuals has transformed Miami into the capitalist capital of the world." (Article link below.) http://therealdeal.com/miami/2022/11/11/miami-is-the-last-man-standing-marc-roberts-weighs-in-with-robert-rivani-on-hospitality/

Today and every day. Thank you Veterans!

Congratulations to 2022 Master Brokers Forum ๐Ÿ† LEGACY AWARD ๐Ÿ† recipient Donna Bloom! (Seen here on the cover of the premiere issue of what is now South Florida Agent from 2006.) Donna will be honored at next week's Miami Chapter Holiday Kickoff Party. (If you are a member and have not seen your invitation, let us know at RSVP@MasterBrokersForum.com.)

This Master Brokers Forum member represented the buyers in this recent Coral Gables transaction. (Article link below.) Congratulations!

http://therealdeal.com/miami/2022/11/07/real-housewives-star-fiance-drop-22m-on-waterfront-coral-gables-estate/

Brilliant insight from some of South Florida’s leading women in real estate, including Master Brokers Forum members Alicia Cervera Lamadrid, Dora Puig, and Michelle Judd. http://therealdeal.com/sponsored/artefacto/artefacto-the-importance-of-staging-in-the-miami-real-estate-market/

“The first quarter of 2021 was like no market I’ve ever seen in my entire life,” said (Master Brokers Forum member) Nelson Gonzalez - Miami Beach Luxury Real Estate. “It was a frenzy. People were fighting over $20 million houses.” http://www.mansionglobal.com/articles/ten-years-ago-50-million-home-sales-turned-heads-these-days-100-million-homes-do-01667502334

Scenes from last night's amazing Gold Coast Master Brokers Forum dinner and discussion on "THE BIG 3" issues facing Florida real estate pros, generously hosted by Selene Oceanfront Residences and Kolter Homes! Special thanks to powerhouse panelists Margy Grant from Florida Realtors and Dionna Brahs Hall from Broward, Palm Beaches & St. Lucie Realtors, and our friends at City National Bank.

"...24% of home purchases by international buyers are in Florida. California is next at 11% followed by Texas (8%), Arizona (7%) and New York (4%)." http://southfloridaagentmagazine.com/2022/10/26/florida-international-homebuyers/

"Mr. Zalaznick and Mr. Carbone also moved to Miami permanently last year, relocating the company’s headquarters and a dozen senior employees...the city sped up the permitting process for new vendors, and Major Food Group was able to move quickly into spaces in Brickell, South Beach and Coconut Grove." (Article link below.) http://www.nytimes.com/2022/11/01/dining/major-food-group-carbone-global.html

"New York, where the typical home costs $680,000, is the most common origin for buyers moving to Miami ($475,000 median sale price)." http://www.redfin.com/news/housing-migration-trends-q3-2022/

MEMBERS ONLY: Another signature Master Brokers Forum event, generously hosted by Selene Oceanfront Residences in Ft. Lauderdale.. All active Master Brokers have been emailed this invitation, please check your inbox for RSVP instructions.

We explore the local real estate impact of Miami HEAT players, executives and others in this edition of “South Florida by the numbers”; a Master Brokers Forum partnership with The Real Deal. http://therealdeal.com/miami/2022/10/26/south-florida-by-the-numbers-miami-heat-fires-up-real-estate/

CONGRATULATIONS to Master Brokers Forum members Liz Hogan (Industry MVP) and Michael Light (Best Agent Website) on your well-deserved South Florida Agent Magazine 2022 "Agents' Choice" selections! (Article link below.) https://southfloridaagentmagazine.com/2022/10/24/agents-choice-awards-winners-2022/

"Recruitment will continue as an additional 15,500 jobs are expected to be added, which will expand Miami-Dade’s employment base by 5.1% this year." http://www.globest.com/2022/10/19/miamis-business-friendly-environment-continues-to-fuel-office-demand/

"Luckily, ๐™๐™ก๐™ค๐™ง๐™ž๐™™๐™– ๐™๐™–๐™จ ๐™—๐™š๐™ฃ๐™š๐™›๐™ž๐™ฉ๐™š๐™™ ๐™›๐™ง๐™ค๐™ข ๐™ฉ๐™๐™ž๐™จ ๐™ฉ๐™ง๐™š๐™ฃ๐™™, ๐™–๐™จ ๐™ž๐™ฉ’๐™จ ๐™—๐™š๐™š๐™ฃ ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™‰๐™ค. 1 ๐™™๐™ง๐™–๐™ฌ ๐™›๐™ค๐™ง ๐™ฌ๐™š๐™–๐™ก๐™ฉ๐™๐™ฎ ๐™ง๐™š๐™จ๐™ž๐™™๐™š๐™ฃ๐™ฉ๐™จ ๐™›๐™ง๐™ค๐™ข ๐™๐™ž๐™œ๐™-๐™ฉ๐™–๐™ญ ๐™จ๐™ฉ๐™–๐™ฉ๐™š๐™จ ๐™ค๐™ซ๐™š๐™ง ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™ฅ๐™–๐™จ๐™ฉ ๐™›๐™š๐™ฌ ๐™ฎ๐™š๐™–๐™ง๐™จ. Lower crime rates than other metro areas has been one of the factors for this migration, along with lower tax rates and Florida’s reputation as a pro-business state." http://www.bizjournals.com/southflorida/news/2022/10/20/florida-lures-companies-from-high-crime-cities.html

Huge thanks to the team at Hagerty Garage + Social for hosting our Miami Master Brokers Forum board meeting! Lots of big exciting news coming soon...๐Ÿ˜ƒ

"๐˜ผ๐™‰๐˜ฟ ๐™„๐™'๐™Ž ๐™‰๐™Š๐™ ๐™…๐™๐™Ž๐™ ๐™‰๐™€๐™’ ๐™”๐™Š๐™๐™†๐™€๐™๐™Ž. The data show that New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and California are also experiencing an exodus of their residents as they look to escape burdensome tax-ridden states to live and bask in the South Florida lifestyle." http://www.inman.com/2022/10/18/3-reasons-new-yorkers-are-moving-to-florida-permanently/

โ˜๏ธ Look! Up in the sky! โ˜๏ธ (Article link below.) http://www.miamiherald.com/news/business/real-estate-news/article266844901.html

"The median price for a home in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach area in September was $599,000, an increase of 28.3% compared to the same month last year." http://southfloridaagentmagazine.com/2022/10/13/south-florida-ranks-no-1-for-year-over-year-median-home-sale-price-percentage-growth/

"In the first nine months of this year, more than 41,000 New Yorkers changed their drivers' licenses to make the Sunshine State their primary residence...This is on top of the over 61,000 former New Yorkers who did so in 2021." http://www.businessinsider.com/designing-miami-ray-eilyn-jimenez-luxury-interior-design-florida-2022-10

The Florida Realtors Disaster Relief Fund assists Realtors and their employees (as well as local associations and staff) who experience damage to their homes or offices caused by natural disasters. ๐˜พ๐™ก๐™ž๐™˜๐™  ๐™ฉ๐™๐™š ๐™ก๐™ž๐™ฃ๐™  ๐™—๐™š๐™ก๐™ค๐™ฌ ๐™ฉ๐™ค ๐™จ๐™ช๐™ฅ๐™ฅ๐™ค๐™ง๐™ฉ ๐™ง๐™š๐™–๐™ก ๐™š๐™จ๐™ฉ๐™–๐™ฉ๐™š ๐™˜๐™ค๐™ก๐™ก๐™š๐™–๐™œ๐™ช๐™š๐™จ ๐™ž๐™ข๐™ฅ๐™–๐™˜๐™ฉ๐™š๐™™ ๐™—๐™ฎ ๐™ƒ๐™ช๐™ง๐™ง๐™ž๐™˜๐™–๐™ฃ๐™š ๐™„๐™–๐™ฃ. http://www.floridarealtors.org/about/charities/disaster-relief-fund

This Master Brokers Forum member represented the seller in this record-breaking Normandy Isle sale. (Article link below.) Congratulations! http://southfloridaagentmagazine.com/2022/10/07/record-15-5-million-home-sale-completed-on-normandy-isle/

MASTER BROKER INSIGHTS: From the recent Master Brokers Forum event hosted by Aria Reserve, panelist Jimmy Morales (COO of Miami-Dade County Government) outlines the critical importance of โœˆ๏ธMiami International Airport - MIAโœˆ๏ธ, the county's number one economic engine. https://youtu.be/peMU0UZb9J4

This Master Brokers Forum member represented the buyer of this $6.9M Key Biscayne home. (Article link below.) Congratulations! http://therealdeal.com/miami/2022/10/04/brazilian-silicon-manufacturing-heir-buys-key-biscayne-home/

MASTER BROKER INSIGHTS: From the recent Master Brokers Forum event hosted by Aria Reserve, panelist Ryan Holtzman (executive director of Cushman & Wakefield) outlines the many reasons why major U.S. companies are moving offices and headquarters to South Florida..."What's NOT to like??" https://youtu.be/l0h-cgJZc4w

MASTER BROKER LISTING: Master Brokers Forum member Mendel Fellig presents this exceptional two-story Edgewater penthouse for $6.25M. (In partnership with PROFILEmiami.) http://profilemiamire.com/miamirealestate/2022/9/30/mater-brokers-forum-listing-check-out-this-edgewater-penthouse-with-incredible-views-of-biscayne-bay-asking-625-million

From the recent Master Brokers Forum event hosted by Aria Reserve, panelist Teresa King Kinney (CEO of Miami Association of Realtors) explains how wildly popular Miami is for international homebuyers, even compared to other high-ranking Florida cities. http://youtu.be/h6SzRz_zlWs

We explore the new identity and innovative developers breaking ground in Miami's Edgewater neighborhood in this edition of "South Florida by the Numbers"; a Master Brokers Forum partnership with The Real Deal. http://therealdeal.com/miami/2022/09/29/south-florida-by-the-numbers-living-on-the-edgewater/

MASTER BROKER LISTING: An exceptional corner unit at South Pointe Towers in Miami Beach, presented by Master Brokers Forum member Alexandra C. Peters for $2.75M. (In partnership with Profile miami.) http://profilemiamire.com/miamirealestate/2022/9/28/master-brokers-forum-listing-check-out-this-south-beach-corner-unit-in-south-pointe-tower-asking-275-million

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๐ŸŽจ๐Ÿ–Œ๏ธ ๐Ÿ–ผ๏ธ The record fair size comes as Art Basel celebrates its 20 year anniversary in Miami. The first Art Basel Miami Beach took place in 2002. http://www.thenextmiami.com/art-basel-planning-its-biggest-ever-miami-fair-this-year/

WATCH: Last week's Master Brokers Forum full presentation and panel discussion on "The Miami Movement: Opportunities and Challenges in a Shifting Market", featuring insights from Teresa Kinney of Miami Association of Realtors, Jimmy Morales of Miami-Dade County, and Ryan Holtzman of Cushman & Wakefield, moderated by Christopher Zoller of BHHS Florida Realty. Special thanks to event sponsor Aria Reserve Miami, John Reza Parsiani P.A., Parsiani Real Estate, and to video and photo sponsor City National Bank of Florida. https://youtu.be/X4S3lRV3m_I

WATCH: Highlights from last week's FANTASTIC Master Brokers Forum event, hosted by Aria Reserve Miami! We discussed "The Miami Movement: Opportunities and Challenges in a Shifting Market" and had an amazing time. Special thanks to John Reza Parsiani PA, Parsiani Real Estate, and our video and photo sponsor City National Bank of Florida! https://youtu.be/3sg73HyY5HY

A lot of big companies, including the hedge fund and securities firm Citadel, and the “traditional mix of retirees, empty nesters and people with work flexibility” are still migrating to Miami, drawn by the great weather, the pristine beaches, the food scene and the cultural attractions and diversity...(Article link below.) http://www.mansionglobal.com/articles/new-launches-to-help-ease-miamis-luxury-housing-crunch-01663585713?mod=top_markets_miami

This Master Brokers Forum member has this impressive Biscayne Island listing. (Article link below.) http://www.mansionglobal.com/articles/the-house-that-botox-built-ex-allergan-ceo-lists-miami-home-for-21-9-million-01663164579?mod=top_markets_miami

Scenes from last night's FANTASTIC Master Brokers Forum panel event hosted by Aria Reserve, exploring “The Miami Movement: Opportunities and Challenges in a Shifting Market”. (Photography generously sponsored by City National Bank.)

๐Ÿฆ˜๐Ÿ”๐ŸŒด G'DAY! ๐Ÿ˜Ž http://www.thenextmiami.com/qantas-planning-ultra-long-haul-flights-from-australia-to-miami/

This Master Brokers Forum member recently sold this Auberge residence for $1.9M; a record for a one-bedroom unit in the development. (Article link below.) Congratulations!http://southfloridaagentmagazine.com/2022/09/08/new-york-rangers-captain-jacob-trouba-sells-fort-lauderdale-oceanfront-condo-for-1-9-million/

MASTER BROKER LISTING: Master Brokers Forum member Miguel Solis presents this exquisite gated Mediterranean mansion in the northern Pinecrest area for $5.9M. (In partnership with Profile miami.)

Re-experience this amazing March 2022 Master Brokers Forum event, hosted by our friends at Diesel Wynwood Condominium. https://youtu.be/p94HN-Os86w

"We have a finite amount of land for development, and that’s why we haven’t seen that crazy urban sprawl that we’ve seen in other major markets."

- Ryan Holtzman of Cushman & Wakefield; a panelist at this month's Master Brokers Forum discussion to be hosted by Aria Reserve

This Master Brokers Forum member sold this Coconut Grove waterfront estate for a Miami record-setting $106.875 million; ๐™๐™ƒ๐™€ ๐™๐™„๐™๐™Ž๐™ ๐™ˆ๐™„๐˜ผ๐™ˆ๐™„ ๐™ƒ๐™Š๐™ˆ๐™€ ๐™๐™Š ๐˜พ๐™๐™Š๐™Ž๐™Ž ๐™๐™ƒ๐™€ ๐™‰๐™„๐™‰๐™€-๐™๐™„๐™‚๐™๐™๐™€ ๐™‹๐™๐™„๐˜พ๐™€ ๐™๐™ƒ๐™๐™€๐™Ž๐™ƒ๐™Š๐™‡๐˜ฟ. (Article link below.) Congratulations!! http://www.wsj.com/articles/in-miami-a-waterfront-estate-with-two-homes-sells-for-a-record-106-875-million-11662132323

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