Lease roundup: Financial firms lease at Steve Ross’ West Palm towers, Pura Vida is in expansion mode

JPMorgan Chase, Northwell Health, more | downtown West Palm Beach Steve Ross’ Related Companies signed six new tenants in downtown West Palm Beach, amid the developer’s hefty bet on the area’s office market. JPMorgan Chase leased space at the 20-story 360 Rosemary building at 360 South Rosemary Avenue, which Related [...]

Movers & Shakers: Compass nabs 50 South Florida agents

Compass beefed up its South Florida presence in the latest roundup of the tri-county region’s real estate hiring news. The brokerage brought in Nxt Lvl Realty, a 50-agent brokerage led by Osmany Mondaca, according to a press release. The brokerage was previously based in Pinecrest and has closed almost $1 billion [...]

The Weekly Dirt: It’s go time for Live Local projects

Gov. Ron DeSantis signed long-awaited amendments to the Live Local Act into law last week, a relief for developers banking on the changes. Senate Bill 328 generally boosts and clarifies developer incentives under the workforce housing law that the Florida Legislature passed in 2023. It took more than two months [...]

Todd Glaser, partners sell Palm Beach’s priciest private island estate for $152M 

Palm Beach’s most expensive home for sale is officially off the market, after the $152 million deal closed on Friday. The sale of the 28,618-square-foot mansion at 10 Tarpon Isle marks the highest priced residential trade this year in Florida and likely in the U.S. It is also one the top [...]

Toll Brothers' record shows the housing boom has no end in sight

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Should I get a fixed- or adjustable-rate mortgage?

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Zillow buys a mortgage lender and the stock tanks

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Looking for a home in Berlin or Budapest? Prepare to pay more

Europe took 11 of the top 20 spots on a ranking of cities with the largest price increases in the first quarter, according to global property agency Knight Frank. [...]