The Real Deal Miami

Village at Gulfstream Park to open, mortgage crisis leads to stricter broker rules … and more

December 31, 2008 05:01PM

$1.2B Village at Gulfstream Park to open next year [Sun-Sentinel]
2. South Florida still a hot housing market, survey says [SFBJ]
3. Florida needs tougher mortgage fraud law, editorial said [Miami Herald]
Euro Pacific Capital President Peter Schiff foresaw housing bust [Business Week]

5. Mortgage rates hit new 37-year low [CNN]
6. Wall Street ends year with uptick [Reuters]
7. Jobless claims decline [Reuters]
8. Housing agencies want market access [Bond Buyer]
9. Mortgage crisis inspires stricter broker rules [AP via NYT]
10. Top 10 green building stories of 2008 [CoStar]
11. Top real estate stories of 2008 [Inman]

12. Municipal bond sales decline [Bloomberg]
13. Cram-downs could be problematic [Seeking Alpha]