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  • State weighs speedy or slower Calle Ocho traffic

    FDOT studies corridor from Brickell Avenue to Southwest 27 Avenue
    July 25, 2015 11:25AM
    Calle Ocho (Credit Wally Gobetz)

    Calle Ocho (Credit: Wally Gobetz)

    The Calle Ocho corridor in Miami could become an upgraded thoroughfare or a more pedestrian-oriented area, depending on the outcome of  a study by the Florida Department of Transportation. [more]

  • East Little Havana property sells for $1M

    Located near Ball & Chain, Azucar Ice Cream and Domino Park
    July 09, 2015 12:00PM
    1380 Southwest Eighth Street, Scott Sandelin and Jonathan de la Rosa

    1380 Southwest Eighth Street, Scott Sandelin and Jonathan de la Rosa

    A neighborhood supermarket in East Little Havana sold for $1.06 million, Marcus & Millichap announced this week. [more]

  • Little Havana on list of endangered historic places

    Designation comes amid proposed upzoning
    June 24, 2015 03:45PM
    Domino Park, a well-known Little Havana landmark (Credit: Infrogmation)

    Domino Park, a well-known Little Havana landmark (Credit: Infrogmation)

    The National Trust for Historic Preservation included the Little Havana section of Miami on its 2015 list of the 11 most endangered historic places. [more]

  • The changing face of Little Havana

    Developers, including Astor and Chetrit Group, turn to Miami’s neglected neighborhood
    June 10, 2015 03:15PM
    A construction photo and rendering of InTown in Little Havana

    A construction photo and rendering of InTown in Little Havana

    As rising property prices and a shrinking supply of land drive developers west, Miami’s Little Havana has attracted renewed attention from those looking to duplicate the success of neighborhoods like Brickell. [more]

  • PHOTOS: On the scene at the Little Havana real estate bus tour

    Tour met with local developers, business owners and investors
    April 22, 2015 04:45PM
    partyRealtors with the Astor Companies, one of the event’s sponsors, converse with the crowd.

    Realtors explored Little Havana recently as part of a real estate bus tour hosted by Fausto Commercial Realty. [more]

  • Preservationists score protection in Little Havana, Coconut Grove

    Some say historic designations block progress
    April 08, 2015 11:45AM
    Little Havana skyline

    Little Havana skyline

    Miami preservationists scored two victories on Tuesday: legal protection for a Mediterranean Villa in Coconut Grove that could have been demolished and a section of east Little Havana that was facing redevelopment.

    The city’s historic preservation board, which is tasked with protecting buildings and homes from demolition, reportedly awarded the historic designations after preservationists fought to keep the properties from being upzoned and redeveloped. [more]

  • Little Havana and Master Brokers Forum“South Florida by the numbers” is a web feature that catalogs the most notable, quirky and surprising real estate statistics.

    For more than 30 years, the Kiwanis Club of Little Havana has hosted the massive Calle Ocho street festival, one of Miami’s signature events. Originally conceived as “The World’s Largest Block Party” and as a way to bring the community closer together, it has since evolved into a sprawling, day-long celebration with multiple entertainment venues, drawing [more]

  • Historic district in Little Havana a possibility

    Proposed district is in East Little Havana
    February 05, 2015 09:45AM
    Little Havana skyline

    Little Havana skyline

    A portion of Little Havana might become a designated historic district soon.

    The city of Miami is considering protecting part of the community due to concerns that new development will destroy the area’s character. The proposed Riverside Historic district would span two blocks and include 94 buildings built between 1920 and 1960, according to a published report. [more]

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  • Developers and investors turning to Little Havana

    Melo Real Estate negotiated sale of multi-family properties in Little Havana
    January 29, 2015 03:30PM
    Frank Rodriguez Melo, CEO of Melo Real Estate

    Frank Rodriguez Melo, CEO of Melo Real Estate

    Developers and investors are now reportedly turning to neighboring Little Havana for opportunities.

    Melo Real Estate recently negotiated the $5.3 million sale of six multi-family properties in Little Havana, which comes out to $56,000 per residence. [more]

  • Barlington Group refinances Little Havana properties with $12.2M loan

    Loan covers 6 fully leased properties including Brickell Station
    December 15, 2014 04:30PM
    Barlington Group portfolio, courtesy HHF.

    Barlington Group portfolio

    The Barlington Group has secured $12.2 million refinancing for a six retail properties in Little Havana and Brickell. The loan was arranged by HFF, a Pittsburgh-based real estate capital intermediary.

    The note is a 10-year fixed-rate CMBS loan through UBS Investment Bank. It covers six fully-leased that Barlington has acquired in [more]