“South Florida by the numbers” is a web feature that catalogs the most notable, quirky and surprising real estate statistics.
The NBA’s 2014-15 season tips off on Tuesday, and unless you’ve been living under a very large rock, you know that the Miami Heat will enter the season without the all-world talents of LeBron James. King James’ four-year tenure in South Florida was an electrifying era marked not only by two consecutive NBA championships, but also by a substantial impact on Miami’s economy. While the Heat appear poised for respectability in the wake of LeBron’s departure, what effect will his absence have on local real estate and businesses? Let’s explore that question in this month’s edition of “South Florida by the numbers.” [more]