The Real Deal Miami

Governor frees up home financing bonds, Florida in top 10 for job losses … and more

October 02, 2008 06:17PM

  • 1. Governor Charlie Crist freed up $571 million in state-backed home financing to aid homebuyers [Sun-Sentinel]
  • 2. Palm Beach County commissioners consider changing affordable housing rules [Sun-Sentinel]
  • 3. South Florida businesses feel credit crunch [Miami Herald]
  • 4. Miami-Dade will launch a $2 million promotional campaign [SFBJ]
  • 5. Florida ranks among top 10 states for job losses, report says [SFBJ]
  • 6. Fontainebleu hotel plans to finish renovation by November 15 [Miami Herald]


  • 7.
    State Farm to defend property insurance rate hike [Sun-Sentinel]