Trio of CBRE Execs Guides $17.8 Million Sale

By Samantha Joseph |

CBRE's Scott O'Donnell, Dominic Montazemi and Jason Hochman arranged the $17.8 million sale of the Show Management industrial building in Fort Lauderdale.

Matthew Sarelson, Rebecca Abrams Sarelson and Michael Denberg

Attorneys at Two Firms Represent Design District Seller

By Mary Hladky |

Matthew Sarelson, Rebecca Abrams Sarelson and Michael Denberg represented Russell Atlas in the sale of three Design District properties for a $65 million.

Brokerage Represents Homestead Industrial Buyer

By Samantha Joseph |

George Pino, Ed Lyden and Brian Cabielles of State Street Realty represented buyer AFCEE LLC on a $10.93 million deal for an industrial building in Homestead.

Manuel de Zarraga

HFF Markets 21 Acres Set for Redevelopment Near MIA

By Mary Hladky |

Manuel De Zarraga led an HFF team that included Jaret Turkell Maurice Habif, and Marty Busekrus in the marketing of the nearly 21-acre Miami International Centre.

Thomas Pate, Carlos Viana and Sean T. Williams, with White & Case

White & Case Attorneys Arrange $187M Solar Energy Loan

By Mary Hladky |

Carlos Viana, Thomas Pate and Sean Williams represented four banks that provided a $187 million credit line to a joint venture building a solar power plant in Chile.

Exec Guides Seller in $17M Miami Apartment Deal

By Samantha Joseph |

Peter Mekras of the Continental Real Estate Cos. represented seller Regency Manor Florida Owner LLC in its $17.5 million sale of an apartment complex near Miami International Airport.

Ira N. Rosner, Robert Grossman and Joshua Samek

Greenberg Traurig Trio Fast-Tracks $1.5B Opko Acquisition

By Mary Hladky |

Robert Grossman, Ira Rosner and Joshua Samek led a large team of Greenberg Traurig attorneys who represented Opko Health in its $1.47 billion acquisition of Bio-Reference Laboratories.

Lender Arranges Loan for New Marlin Hotel Owner

By Samantha Joseph |

Grandbridge Real Estate Capital's Adam Lipkin arranges $8.42 million in financing for the owner of the historic Marlin Hotel in South Beach.

Elena Otero, Joe Dewey and Brett Holland, with Holland & Knight.

Holland Trio Secure $95 Million Loan from Ocean Bank

By Mary Hladky |

Holland & Knight attorneys Joe Dewey, Elena Otero and Brett Holland helped arrange a $95 million construction loan for Melo Group's 53-story Aria on the Bay.

Marcus & Millichap Team Handles Two-State Old Time Pottery Sale

By Samantha Joseph |

Marcus & Millichap's Fort Lauderdale brokers Barry Wolfe, David Greenberg, Alan Lipsky and Robert Hunter work the sale of two Old Time Pottery sites in Alabama and Tennessee.

 From left, sitting: Luis Flores, Joshua Atlas. Standing: Anthony Kang, Rebecca Abrams Sarelson and Amanda Shear

Arnstein & Lehr Team Secure $133 Million Loan for Muse

By Mary Hladky |

Anthony Kang, Luis Flores, Rebecca Sarelson, Joshua Atlas and Amanda Shear represented developer Property Markets Group in obtaining a senior construction loan for the Muse Residences luxury condo project.

Dealmaker Helps LNR Partners Sell Fixed-Up Jupiter Mall

By Eleazar David Melendez |

The $27.8 million deal hinged on selling investors on a new anchor tenant and fuller stores.

Legacy Bank Officers Arrange $15M Credit Facility for Developer

The Boca Raton-based community lender arranged the loan for JDR Development to build single-tenant commercial properties.

David Donnellan, CBRE first vice president and Patricia Friend, senior financial analyst

CBRE Duo Closes Sale of Three Retail Centers

By Mary Hladky |

CBRE's David Donnellan and Patricia Friend worked the sale of three retail centers owned by Boca Raton-based Pebb Enterprises for nearly $40 million.

Brokers Handle $18 Million Off-Market Palm Beach Office Sale

By Eleazar David Melendez |

Mark Pateman and Tara England represented the buyer of a prime office building on Palm Beach's Bankers Row.

James Govin, Paula Buzzi and Damaso Saavedra

Team Guides $260M Credit Deal for Sheltair

By Mary Hladky |

Damaso Saavedra, Allyson Goodwin, James Govin and Paula Buzzi represented Sheltair Aviation in obtaining a $60 million revolving line of credit and refinancing a $200 million senior credit facility.

Broker Reps Previous Owner as Buyer in $21M Industrial Deal

By Eleazar David Melendez |

Bidding organized by Marcus & Millichap's Doug Mandel produced the buyer for the 12-building North Miami portfolio.

Karyl Argamasilla

Representing TotalBank, This Bilzin Attorney Guided $50M Loan to Finance New Hotel

By Mary Hladky |

Representing TotalBank, Karyl Argamasilla renewed a relationship with the Murray Group on a loan to build another hotel.

Proskauer Attorney Reprises Role on $20M Sale of Coral Springs Office

By Eleazar David Melendez |

Stuart Kapp, a partner in the Boca Raton office of Proskauer Rose, advised the seller of the Heron Bay Corporate Center in Coral Springs after advising on its purchase four years ago.

HFF director Chris Drew.

Palm Beach Outlets' Uniqueness Facilitates $165 Million Financing

By Mary Hladky |

HFF director Chris Drew said the sheer size of Palm Beach Outlets and the lack of nearby competition make it "an unbelievable development."

School Connection Leads to $10M Gallery Sale

By Eleazar David Melendez |

A Colliers International broker offered wide exposure for the two-story building in Miami's Wynwood neighborhood.

Mark-David Adams and Richard Miller

Attorneys Help FPL Secure Cheap $85 Million Bond

By Mary Hladky |

Mark-David Adams and Rick Miller represented Broward County in an $85 million industrial development revenue bond issue for FPL to make additions at a new Port Everglades plant and another plant in Fort Lauderdale.

Developer's Familiarity Helps Broker Secure $11.2 Million Loan

By Eleazar David Melendez |

Jose Guillen arranged an $11.2 million construction loan for developer Sergio Pino's Century Homebuilders Group.

Colleen M. Grady and Pedro (“Tony”) Alvarez

Getting Bank to Try Different Kind of Financing, is Exactly What These Two Did

By Mary Hladky |

Colleen Grady and Pedro “Tony” Alvarez represented Bayport Colombia in securing a $50 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank to finance micro-loans for Colombian government workers.

Brokers Puts 14 Years Into Miami Beach Assemblage

By Eleazar David Melendez |

The 13 residential lots on South Beach dead end at Biscayne Bay.

Senior associate Ying Geneve Dubois and partner Allison McCarthy with Holland and Knight

Holland & Knight Team Guides Chinese Insurer on $230M Hotel Buy

By Mary Hladky |

Fort Lauderdale attorneys Ying Geneve DuBois and Allison McCarthy advised on Sunshine Insurance Group's purchase of the luxury Baccarat Hotel from Starwood Capital Group.

Broker Gets Maximum Price by Marketing Future Use

By Eleazar David Melendez |

Tony Arellano represented the seller of 47 condo units inside a historic downtown Miami building that sold for $23.5 million.

Robert Given, Vice Chairman, Institutional Group, Multi-Housing and Zachary Sackley, First Vice President, Investment Properties Multi-Housing, CBRE

CBRE Guides $90M Sale of New Coconut Creek Apartments

By Mary Hladky |

Zachary Sackley and Robert Given represented the developers in the $89.9 million sale of the Casa Palma luxury apartment complex in Coconut Creek.

Cassandra Alami, sitting, and from left, Marco Ferri, Maggie Barreto Tercilla, and Eric Muelle

Avila Rodriguez Team Guides SLS South Beach Acquisition

By Mary Hladky |

Marco Ferri, Cassandra Alami, Maggie Barreto Tercilla and Erik Muelle represented GoldenPeaks Capital Real Estate as it made its first entry into the U.S. hospitality market with the $125 million purchase of SLS South Beach.

Brokers' Drone Footage Helps Sell Doral Warehouse

By Eleazar David Melendez |

In closing a deal for a refrigerated warehouse west of Miami International Airport, a Doral industrial real estate brokerage relied on its knowledge of square feet, freezers and drones.